The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 70 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing REST 17 38 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.85% 3.51% 3.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.01% 7.50% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 21
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
REST
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
339 507 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.85% 46.77% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 288 460 348
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,430 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

REST
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Kent region.

REST Salary Trend in Kent

REST
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Kent

REST
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +2 7 £45,000 -4.25% 1
West Malling +5 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Rochester - 1 £42,500 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for REST.

1 14 (58.33%) SOAP
2 13 (54.17%) XML
2 13 (54.17%) Degree
3 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (50.00%) Web Services
4 11 (45.83%) Java
4 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (41.67%) C#
6 9 (37.50%) SQL
6 9 (37.50%) .NET
7 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (33.33%) JSON
7 8 (33.33%) Mobile Development
8 7 (29.17%) Android
8 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
8 7 (29.17%) Android SDK
8 7 (29.17%) Android Development
8 7 (29.17%) Memory Management
8 7 (29.17%) Eclipse
9 6 (25.00%) Finance
9 6 (25.00%) ETL
9 6 (25.00%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) Marketing
9 6 (25.00%) Web Development
9 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (25.00%) SDLC
10 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
10 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
10 5 (20.83%) System Testing

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) CMS
1 4 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) DataStage
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) Eclipse
3 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
3 5 (20.83%) Subversion
3 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (16.67%) Ranorex
4 4 (16.67%) Robot Framework
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Android Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Graduate
2 7 (29.17%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) SOAP
2 13 (54.17%) XML
3 12 (50.00%) Web Services
4 9 (37.50%) .NET
5 8 (33.33%) JSON
6 7 (29.17%) Android SDK
7 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.67%) CSS
9 4 (16.67%) HTML
9 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (12.50%) CSS3
10 3 (12.50%) HTML5
10 3 (12.50%) LAMP
10 3 (12.50%) WinForms
11 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (4.17%) jQuery
11 1 (4.17%) Node.js
11 1 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
3 4 (16.67%) Health Informatics
3 4 (16.67%) Informatics
4 2 (8.33%) AS400
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Android
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 7 (29.17%) Android Development
3 7 (29.17%) Memory Management
4 6 (25.00%) ETL
4 6 (25.00%) SDLC
4 6 (25.00%) Web Development
5 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
5 5 (20.83%) System Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Resource Management
7 3 (12.50%) Web Design
8 2 (8.33%) Data Management
8 2 (8.33%) MVC
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) TDD
9 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
9 1 (4.17%) SOA
9 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) ES6
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Facebook
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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