The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 65 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing REST 38 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.40% 0.86% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.43% 1.93% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 1
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
451 467 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.30% 44.48% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 407 399 324
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
South East

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Kent

REST
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling - 8 £50,000 -
Sittingbourne - 4 £40,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +15 3 - - 2
Dartford -14 1 £47,500 +5.55%
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 53 (92.98%) MVC
2 52 (91.23%) .NET
3 43 (75.44%) SQL Server
3 43 (75.44%) JavaScript
4 37 (64.91%) HTML
4 37 (64.91%) CSS
5 34 (59.65%) VB.NET
6 33 (57.89%) OO
7 31 (54.39%) JSON
8 28 (49.12%) C#
9 26 (45.61%) SOA
9 26 (45.61%) Spring
10 25 (43.86%) OOD
11 23 (40.35%) VB
11 23 (40.35%) Java
11 23 (40.35%) Maven
11 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (40.35%) VB6
11 23 (40.35%) Hibernate
11 23 (40.35%) Spring Integration
12 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET
13 20 (35.09%) E-Commerce
13 20 (35.09%) Software Engineering
14 19 (33.33%) SQL
14 19 (33.33%) WCF
15 18 (31.58%) TDD
16 16 (28.07%) jQuery
17 15 (26.32%) Degree
17 15 (26.32%) Finance
17 15 (26.32%) MySQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (75.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.32%) MySQL
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (40.35%) Maven
2 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (26.32%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Publishing
3 5 (8.77%) Legal
4 3 (5.26%) Games
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (96.49%) Developer
2 22 (38.60%) Software Developer
3 17 (29.82%) Web Developer
4 14 (24.56%) .NET Developer
5 13 (22.81%) Java Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Software Engineer
7 10 (17.54%) Programmer
7 10 (17.54%) .NET Software Engineer
7 10 (17.54%) .NET Programmer
8 7 (12.28%) Senior Web Developer
8 7 (12.28%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (8.77%) Analyst
9 5 (8.77%) Developer Analyst
9 5 (8.77%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 5 (8.77%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.51%) Design Engineer
12 1 (1.75%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (91.23%) .NET
2 37 (64.91%) CSS
2 37 (64.91%) HTML
3 31 (54.39%) JSON
4 26 (45.61%) Spring
5 23 (40.35%) Hibernate
5 23 (40.35%) Spring Integration
6 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET
7 19 (33.33%) WCF
8 16 (28.07%) jQuery
9 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 14 (24.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (19.30%) SOAP
11 10 (17.54%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (17.54%) Ember.js
11 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
12 9 (15.79%) Dojo
13 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
13 8 (14.04%) XML
14 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (92.98%) MVC
2 33 (57.89%) OO
3 26 (45.61%) SOA
4 25 (43.86%) OOD
5 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (35.09%) Software Engineering
6 20 (35.09%) E-Commerce
7 18 (31.58%) TDD
8 14 (24.56%) Scrum
8 14 (24.56%) OOP
9 10 (17.54%) Kanban
10 8 (14.04%) MVVM
11 5 (8.77%) Workflow
11 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
12 4 (7.02%) Network Load Balancing
12 4 (7.02%) Network Design
12 4 (7.02%) Project Management
13 3 (5.26%) Use Case
13 3 (5.26%) Game Development
13 3 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (75.44%) JavaScript
2 34 (59.65%) VB.NET
3 28 (49.12%) C#
4 23 (40.35%) Java
4 23 (40.35%) VB6
4 23 (40.35%) VB
5 19 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Degree
2 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.04%) MCTS
3 8 (14.04%) MCPD
3 8 (14.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle
2 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Remedy
4 3 (5.26%) Telerik
4 3 (5.26%) Google
4 3 (5.26%) DevExpress
4 3 (5.26%) Facebook
4 3 (5.26%) Twitter
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £47 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
FGS Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: Yesterday