The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - 37 36
Permanent jobs citing REST 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 0.61% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.08% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
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
19 93 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 35.85% 56.71% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15 63 38
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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