The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 46 67 85
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +18
Permanent jobs citing REST 56 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.05% 2.98% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.94% 6.97% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 11
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
512 488 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.13% 42.77% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 446 450 420
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells +13 45 £49,750 -
West Malling -1 3 £50,000 +14.28%
Dartford +6 2 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Maidstone - 2 £36,250 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 81 (68.64%) Web Services
2 80 (67.80%) JSON
3 67 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (56.78%) XML
4 61 (51.69%) OpenGL
4 61 (51.69%) Mobile App
5 59 (50.00%) Java
6 50 (42.37%) Mobile Development
7 47 (39.83%) Memory Management
8 43 (36.44%) Android
9 42 (35.59%) Android Development
10 40 (33.90%) Eclipse
11 38 (32.20%) Computer Science
12 37 (31.36%) Degree
13 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
14 31 (26.27%) Git (software)
14 31 (26.27%) Android SDK
15 30 (25.42%) SOAP
16 27 (22.88%) .NET
17 25 (21.19%) MVC
18 23 (19.49%) HTML
18 23 (19.49%) TDD
19 22 (18.64%) C#
19 22 (18.64%) OO
19 22 (18.64%) OOD
20 20 (16.95%) Hibernate
20 20 (16.95%) MS Excel
20 20 (16.95%) CSS
20 20 (16.95%) iPhone
20 20 (16.95%) Apple iOS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (11.02%) CMS
2 9 (7.63%) JBoss
2 9 (7.63%) Apache
3 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (9.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (9.32%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.02%) Internet
2 4 (3.39%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.47%) DataStage
3 8 (6.78%) Big Data
4 4 (3.39%) MySQL
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 40 (33.90%) Eclipse
2 31 (26.27%) Git (software)
3 19 (16.10%) Xcode
4 11 (9.32%) JUnit
5 9 (7.63%) Ant
5 9 (7.63%) TestNG
6 7 (5.93%) Maven
7 2 (1.69%) jMock
7 2 (1.69%) Subversion
7 2 (1.69%) Mockito
7 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 18 (15.25%) Finance
2 12 (10.17%) Games
3 4 (3.39%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (96.61%) Developer
2 39 (33.05%) Android Developer
3 22 (18.64%) C# Developer
4 20 (16.95%) Java Developer
5 19 (16.10%) iOS Developer
6 17 (14.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (11.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (11.86%) .NET Developer
8 12 (10.17%) Applications Developer
9 11 (9.32%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (7.63%) Lead Developer
10 9 (7.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (5.08%) Web Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Software Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (3.39%) C# Web Developer
12 4 (3.39%) C# Software Developer
13 3 (2.54%) Oracle Developer
14 2 (1.69%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (68.64%) Web Services
2 80 (67.80%) JSON
3 67 (56.78%) XML
4 61 (51.69%) OpenGL
5 31 (26.27%) Android SDK
6 30 (25.42%) SOAP
7 27 (22.88%) .NET
8 23 (19.49%) HTML
9 20 (16.95%) Hibernate
9 20 (16.95%) CSS
10 19 (16.10%) Cocoa
10 19 (16.10%) ASP.NET
10 19 (16.10%) Cocoa Touch
11 16 (13.56%) jQuery
12 15 (12.71%) WCF
12 15 (12.71%) CSS3
12 15 (12.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (12.71%) HTML5
12 15 (12.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (11.02%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 61 (51.69%) Mobile App
2 38 (32.20%) Computer Science
3 20 (16.95%) iPhone
4 19 (16.10%) iPad
5 13 (11.02%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (11.02%) W3C
6 11 (9.32%) Social Media
7 4 (3.39%) AS400
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 43 (36.44%) Android
2 20 (16.95%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.63%) Linux
4 7 (5.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (42.37%) Mobile Development
3 47 (39.83%) Memory Management
4 42 (35.59%) Android Development
5 25 (21.19%) MVC
6 23 (19.49%) TDD
7 22 (18.64%) OO
7 22 (18.64%) OOD
8 20 (16.95%) iOS Development
9 18 (15.25%) Mobile Application Development
10 15 (12.71%) Unit Testing
11 14 (11.86%) Scrum
12 13 (11.02%) Domain-Driven Design
13 11 (9.32%) Kanban
13 11 (9.32%) Game Development
14 10 (8.47%) ETL
15 9 (7.63%) Integration Testing
16 7 (5.93%) SOA
17 6 (5.08%) Data Modelling
17 6 (5.08%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 59 (50.00%) Java
2 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
3 22 (18.64%) C#
4 19 (16.10%) Objective-C
4 19 (16.10%) SQL
5 15 (12.71%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.24%) VB
6 5 (4.24%) VB6
7 4 (3.39%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (31.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 13 (11.02%) Oracle
2 11 (9.32%) Adobe
2 11 (9.32%) Twitter
3 6 (5.08%) webMethods
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