The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East / Kent
Rank 70 90 37
Rank change year-on-year +20 -53  
Permanent jobs citing REST 13 17 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.62% 1.49% 6.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.86% 3.53% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 45
Median salary £38,750 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.16% -29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,650 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 337 482 449
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 41.97% 42.17% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 277 418 411
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Kent

REST
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for REST in Kent

REST
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Kent over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for REST 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 24 March 2017. 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 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
West Malling +4 5 £45,000 -25.00%
Tunbridge Wells +1 2 £36,250 +20.83%
Chatham - 2 - -
Maidstone - 1 - - 1
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 27 (52.94%) SOAP
2 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
3 24 (47.06%) HTML
3 24 (47.06%) CSS
4 23 (45.10%) Web Services
4 23 (45.10%) XML
5 22 (43.14%) Git (software)
6 21 (41.18%) C#
6 21 (41.18%) MVC
7 20 (39.22%) AngularJS
8 18 (35.29%) Android
8 18 (35.29%) JSON
9 17 (33.33%) .NET
10 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
11 15 (29.41%) Degree
12 14 (27.45%) Web Development
12 14 (27.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (25.49%) CSS3
13 13 (25.49%) HTML5
13 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
13 13 (25.49%) Java
14 12 (23.53%) SQL
14 12 (23.53%) Eclipse
14 12 (23.53%) Memory Management
14 12 (23.53%) Mobile App
14 12 (23.53%) Android SDK
14 12 (23.53%) Android Development
14 12 (23.53%) Mobile Development
15 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET

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 9 (17.65%) CMS
1 9 (17.65%) WordPress
2 2 (3.92%) Confluence
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
1 8 (15.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (9.80%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Firewall
1 5 (9.80%) IP Telephony
1 5 (9.80%) LAN
1 5 (9.80%) WAN
2 4 (7.84%) Internet
3 3 (5.88%) Intranet
4 1 (1.96%) HTTP
4 1 (1.96%) SMTP
4 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) Big Data
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) Redis
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Git (software)
2 12 (23.53%) Eclipse
3 9 (17.65%) Bower
3 9 (17.65%) Grunt
4 6 (11.76%) SoapUI
5 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.88%) Ranorex
6 3 (5.88%) Robot Framework
7 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.92%) JIRA
7 2 (3.92%) Selenium
7 2 (3.92%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.96%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.96%) Gradle
8 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.96%) JMeter
8 1 (1.96%) JUnit
8 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (19.61%) Games
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Legal
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) Web Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Android Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Graduate
3 12 (23.53%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (13.73%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.76%) HTML Developer
5 6 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Active Directory Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Active Directory Support
6 5 (9.80%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Telephony Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Telephony Support
6 5 (9.80%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) SOAP
2 24 (47.06%) CSS
2 24 (47.06%) HTML
3 23 (45.10%) Web Services
3 23 (45.10%) XML
4 20 (39.22%) AngularJS
5 18 (35.29%) JSON
6 17 (33.33%) .NET
7 14 (27.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (25.49%) CSS3
8 13 (25.49%) HTML5
9 12 (23.53%) Android SDK
10 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
11 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (17.65%) Ajax
12 9 (17.65%) WCF
13 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (15.69%) jQuery
14 5 (9.80%) EDI
15 3 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 12 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (17.65%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Android
2 11 (21.57%) Windows
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
4 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.96%) Linux
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) MVC
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) Web Development
4 12 (23.53%) Android Development
4 12 (23.53%) Memory Management
4 12 (23.53%) Mobile Development
5 9 (17.65%) Load Testing
5 9 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (9.80%) OO
6 5 (9.80%) Performance Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Regression Testing
7 4 (7.84%) TDD
8 3 (5.88%) Automation Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Coaching
8 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.88%) ETL
8 3 (5.88%) Informatics
8 3 (5.88%) OOD
8 3 (5.88%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
2 21 (41.18%) C#
3 13 (25.49%) Java
4 12 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.80%) MCITP
3 5 (9.80%) MCSA
3 5 (9.80%) MCTS
4 4 (7.84%) ISEB
4 4 (7.84%) ISTQB
5 3 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) HP
2 9 (17.65%) Perforce
3 6 (11.76%) VMware
4 5 (9.80%) Barracuda Networks
4 5 (9.80%) Dell
4 5 (9.80%) Mitel
4 5 (9.80%) Nortel
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