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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 69 75 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs citing REST 26 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.99% 2.29% 3.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.85% 4.99% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 17
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
331 481 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.00% 45.81% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 285 459 305
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 September 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 September 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 +15 11 £45,000 -4.25% 1
West Malling +8 7 £47,500 -5.00%
Maidstone -10 1 - -
Rochester - 1 £42,500 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 19 (59.38%) XML
1 19 (59.38%) SOAP
2 18 (56.25%) Web Services
2 18 (56.25%) Degree
3 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
4 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 15 (46.88%) Java
6 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (37.50%) JSON
7 12 (37.50%) Android
7 12 (37.50%) C#
7 12 (37.50%) Mobile Development
8 11 (34.38%) SQL
8 11 (34.38%) Eclipse
8 11 (34.38%) Memory Management
8 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
8 11 (34.38%) Android SDK
8 11 (34.38%) Android Development
9 9 (28.13%) .NET
10 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (25.00%) ETL
10 8 (25.00%) HP
10 8 (25.00%) Finance
10 8 (25.00%) Marketing
11 7 (21.88%) Web Development
11 7 (21.88%) Performance Testing
11 7 (21.88%) Automation Testing
11 7 (21.88%) SoapUI
11 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (21.88%) 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 (12.50%) CMS
1 4 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) DataStage
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (34.38%) Eclipse
3 7 (21.88%) SoapUI
3 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (18.75%) Ranorex
4 6 (18.75%) Robot Framework
5 5 (15.63%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
1 8 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Android Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Graduate
3 10 (31.25%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Test Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Test Automation Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Test Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.38%) HTML Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) SOAP
1 19 (59.38%) XML
2 18 (56.25%) Web Services
3 12 (37.50%) JSON
4 11 (34.38%) Android SDK
5 9 (28.13%) .NET
6 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
8 4 (12.50%) CSS
8 4 (12.50%) HTML
8 4 (12.50%) LAMP
8 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (9.38%) CSS3
9 3 (9.38%) HTML5
10 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (6.25%) WinForms
11 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (3.13%) Marionette.js
11 1 (3.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Computer Science
2 11 (34.38%) Mobile App
3 6 (18.75%) Health Informatics
3 6 (18.75%) Informatics
4 2 (6.25%) AS400
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Android
2 7 (21.88%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Mobile Development
3 11 (34.38%) Android Development
3 11 (34.38%) Memory Management
4 8 (25.00%) ETL
5 7 (21.88%) Automation Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Performance Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing
5 7 (21.88%) SDLC
5 7 (21.88%) System Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Web Development
6 6 (18.75%) Resource Management
7 3 (9.38%) MVC
7 3 (9.38%) Web Design
8 2 (6.25%) Data Management
8 2 (6.25%) TDD
9 1 (3.13%) Load Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Low Latency
9 1 (3.13%) MVVM
9 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) ES6
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) ISEB
2 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 6 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) MCTS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) HP
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Apple
3 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) Facebook
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Mitel
3 1 (3.13%) Nortel
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