The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 58 50 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs citing REST 24 30 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.26% 4.62% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.71% 9.65% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 3
Average salary £40,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
Hampshire

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 Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
205 311 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 27.82% 47.85% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 177 263 245
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

REST
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

REST Salary Trend in Basingstoke

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 25 (100.00%) HTTP
2 24 (96.00%) C#
2 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 24 (96.00%) Web Services
2 24 (96.00%) Windows
3 23 (92.00%) Linux
3 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
3 23 (92.00%) IIS
3 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (92.00%) SOAP
3 23 (92.00%) MVC
3 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (92.00%) SOA
3 23 (92.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (92.00%) .NET Framework
3 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (92.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (92.00%) WCF
3 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (88.00%) K2 blackpearl
4 22 (88.00%) CentOS
4 22 (88.00%) Git (software)
4 22 (88.00%) Tomcat
4 22 (88.00%) TCP/IP
4 22 (88.00%) SSL
5 21 (84.00%) Apache
5 21 (84.00%) SQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 23 (92.00%) IIS
2 22 (88.00%) Tomcat
2 22 (88.00%) K2 blackpearl
3 21 (84.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) HTTP
2 22 (88.00%) TCP/IP
2 22 (88.00%) SSL
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 20 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQLite
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) Git (software)
2 21 (84.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Hudson
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Trac
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
1 24 (96.00%) Web Services
2 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET
2 23 (92.00%) SOAP
2 23 (92.00%) .NET Framework
2 23 (92.00%) WCF
2 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (80.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) Ninject
4 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.00%) Bing Maps
4 1 (4.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (4.00%) WPF
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Linux
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (88.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (4.00%) Debian
4 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) SOA
1 23 (92.00%) MVC
2 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) TDD
3 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) C#
2 21 (84.00%) SQL
3 20 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 20 (80.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Telerik