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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 84 48
Rank change year-on-year +27 -36  
Permanent jobs citing REST 21 6 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.14% 0.62% 5.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.07% 1.46% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 17
Median salary £48,750 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £54,100
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 297 412 499
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 44.39% 42.47% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 258 362 431
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 - 3 £40,000 - 1
Maidstone +2 2 £46,250 +8.82%
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 27 (79.41%) HTML
2 27 (79.41%) CSS
3 25 (73.53%) AngularJS
4 23 (67.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (67.65%) C#
4 23 (67.65%) SQL
4 23 (67.65%) .NET
4 23 (67.65%) WCF
5 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (52.94%) HTML5
7 15 (44.12%) VB.NET
8 12 (35.29%) JSON
9 11 (32.35%) Waterfall
9 11 (32.35%) SOAP
10 10 (29.41%) MVC
10 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 10 (29.41%) XML
10 10 (29.41%) Matrix Management
11 9 (26.47%) Web Services
11 9 (26.47%) Front End Development
12 8 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (23.53%) CSS3
13 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (20.59%) Web Development
13 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
13 7 (20.59%) OO
13 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
13 7 (20.59%) Scrum

REST
Co-occurring 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 2 (5.88%) CMS
1 2 (5.88%) Confluence
1 2 (5.88%) WordPress
2 1 (2.94%) Mule
2 1 (2.94%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) SMTP
1 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Big Data
2 3 (8.82%) GIS
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Redis
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.76%) Moq
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.88%) Bower
3 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.88%) Grunt
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
3 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.94%) Fiddler
4 1 (2.94%) Gradle
4 1 (2.94%) gulp
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Architect
3 11 (32.35%) .NET Developer
3 11 (32.35%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (29.41%) .NET Architect
5 8 (23.53%) Lead Architect
6 7 (20.59%) Web Developer
7 6 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (17.65%) C# Developer
8 5 (14.71%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (14.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (14.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (14.71%) Lead .NET Developer
8 5 (14.71%) Lead Developer
9 4 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (8.82%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
10 3 (8.82%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) CSS
1 27 (79.41%) HTML
2 25 (73.53%) AngularJS
3 23 (67.65%) .NET
3 23 (67.65%) ASP.NET Web API
3 23 (67.65%) WCF
4 18 (52.94%) HTML5
5 12 (35.29%) JSON
6 11 (32.35%) SOAP
7 10 (29.41%) XML
8 9 (26.47%) Web Services
9 8 (23.53%) CSS3
9 8 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
10 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
11 6 (17.65%) EDI
11 6 (17.65%) Entity Framework
12 5 (14.71%) Ajax
12 5 (14.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) W3C
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Waterfall
3 10 (29.41%) Matrix Management
3 10 (29.41%) MVC
4 9 (26.47%) Front End Development
5 7 (20.59%) OO
5 7 (20.59%) Scrum
5 7 (20.59%) Web Development
6 5 (14.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 5 (14.71%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (14.71%) Kanban
6 5 (14.71%) OOD
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (8.82%) Cross-Browser Development
7 3 (8.82%) SDLC
7 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) TDD
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.88%) Load Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 23 (67.65%) C#
2 23 (67.65%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) VB.NET
4 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Perforce
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
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