The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 26 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing REST 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.86% 0.81% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.00% 2.27% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -28.99%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
REST
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 44 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 35.71% 35.48% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 45 23 32
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast 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 Belfast

REST
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

REST Salary Trend in Belfast

REST
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Belfast

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Belfast region with a requirement for REST.

1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (37.50%) Guice
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) Legal
4 3 (37.50%) Concurrent Programming
4 3 (37.50%) Software Licensing
4 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (37.50%) Akka
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (37.50%) Dependency Injection

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 3 (37.50%) Confluence
1 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Java Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Java Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Akka
4 3 (37.50%) Dropwizard
4 3 (37.50%) Guice
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Kafka
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Concurrent Programming
1 3 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
1 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
1 3 (37.50%) Prototyping
1 3 (37.50%) Software Licensing
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
2 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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