The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 161 180 188
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Permanent jobs citing REST 62 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.04% 0.85% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.41% 2.60% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 58 38 33
Average salary £45,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £78,250 £74,950
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1816 1766 2399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.41% 32.73% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1558 1569 2179
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
South East

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

REST
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

REST Salary Trend in Berkshire

REST
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Berkshire

REST
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 23 £45,000 -35.71% 2
Maidenhead +1 16 £41,250 -17.50%
Slough 0 11 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Wokingham -5 8 £45,500 -37.24%
Newbury - 7 £50,000 - 1
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 107 (66.05%) SOAP
2 79 (48.77%) Java
3 78 (48.15%) XML
4 75 (46.30%) JavaScript
5 73 (45.06%) HTML
6 70 (43.21%) PHP
7 66 (40.74%) Drupal
8 63 (38.89%) JSON
8 63 (38.89%) CSS
9 59 (36.42%) Web Services
9 59 (36.42%) Continuous Integration
10 54 (33.33%) jQuery
10 54 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (32.72%) Ajax
12 50 (30.86%) Scrum
13 42 (25.93%) Linux
14 41 (25.31%) MVC
15 39 (24.07%) .NET
15 39 (24.07%) MySQL
16 38 (23.46%) CSS3
17 34 (20.99%) HTML5
17 34 (20.99%) LAMP
18 33 (20.37%) Telecoms
18 33 (20.37%) Apache
18 33 (20.37%) Python
18 33 (20.37%) SOA
18 33 (20.37%) Git (software)
19 32 (19.75%) WebSphere
20 31 (19.14%) Open Source
20 31 (19.14%) Perl

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 66 (40.74%) Drupal
2 33 (20.37%) Apache
3 32 (19.75%) WebSphere
4 24 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 24 (14.81%) WordPress
5 7 (4.32%) Liferay
6 6 (3.70%) CMS
6 6 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.85%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.85%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.85%) Documentum
8 3 (1.85%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.85%) FileNet
9 1 (0.62%) Node.js
9 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.09%) GitHub
1 5 (3.09%) SaaS
2 4 (2.47%) PaaS
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.62%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.35%) TCP/IP
2 16 (9.88%) Internet
3 6 (3.70%) VoIP
4 4 (2.47%) CTI
4 4 (2.47%) HTTP
5 1 (0.62%) NFC
5 1 (0.62%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (24.07%) MySQL
2 10 (6.17%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.32%) Riak
3 7 (4.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.47%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.47%) Big Data
6 3 (1.85%) MarkLogic
6 3 (1.85%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.62%) HBase
8 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.62%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.62%) SQLite
8 1 (0.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (20.37%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 24 (14.81%) Bitbucket
3 8 (4.94%) Selenium
4 4 (2.47%) Subversion
5 2 (1.23%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.62%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.62%) Maven
General
1 33 (20.37%) Telecoms
2 22 (13.58%) Finance
3 7 (4.32%) Banking
4 6 (3.70%) Publishing
5 3 (1.85%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.62%) German Language
Job Titles
1 98 (60.49%) Developer
2 36 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 24 (14.81%) Architect
4 23 (14.20%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.49%) Administrator
5 17 (10.49%) Linux Administrator
6 16 (9.88%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.64%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (8.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 12 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 11 (6.79%) Senior Architect
10 10 (6.17%) Technical Leader
11 9 (5.56%) Java Architect
11 9 (5.56%) Senior Java Architect
11 9 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
12 8 (4.94%) Front-End Developer
13 7 (4.32%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (4.32%) Perl Developer
14 6 (3.70%) Senior Perl Developer
14 6 (3.70%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (66.05%) SOAP
2 78 (48.15%) XML
3 73 (45.06%) HTML
4 63 (38.89%) JSON
4 63 (38.89%) CSS
5 59 (36.42%) Web Services
6 54 (33.33%) jQuery
7 53 (32.72%) Ajax
8 39 (24.07%) .NET
9 38 (23.46%) CSS3
10 34 (20.99%) HTML5
10 34 (20.99%) LAMP
11 30 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
12 29 (17.90%) Ember.js
13 25 (15.43%) ASP.NET
14 22 (13.58%) Hibernate
15 21 (12.96%) Ruby on Rails
16 18 (11.11%) J2EE
17 17 (10.49%) JTA
17 17 (10.49%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.14%) Open Source
2 16 (9.88%) RIA
3 12 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.70%) Mobile Computing
5 6 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.47%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.47%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.47%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.85%) New Media
7 3 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.23%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.93%) Linux
2 7 (4.32%) Windows
3 6 (3.70%) Android
4 4 (2.47%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.85%) UNIX
6 1 (0.62%) AIX
6 1 (0.62%) HPUX
6 1 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.42%) Continuous Integration
2 54 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (30.86%) Scrum
4 41 (25.31%) MVC
5 33 (20.37%) SOA
6 30 (18.52%) Identity Management
6 30 (18.52%) TDD
7 27 (16.67%) Workflow
8 24 (14.81%) ITIL
8 24 (14.81%) Performance Analysis
9 19 (11.73%) Product Management
10 17 (10.49%) Process Management
10 17 (10.49%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (8.64%) Software Engineering
12 12 (7.41%) Unit Testing
12 12 (7.41%) E-Commerce
13 9 (5.56%) E-business
14 8 (4.94%) OWASP
15 7 (4.32%) Web Development
15 7 (4.32%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 79 (48.77%) Java
2 75 (46.30%) JavaScript
3 70 (43.21%) PHP
4 33 (20.37%) Python
5 31 (19.14%) Perl
6 24 (14.81%) Bash Shell
7 22 (13.58%) SQL
8 9 (5.56%) C++
9 6 (3.70%) C#
9 6 (3.70%) Ruby
10 5 (3.09%) Scala
11 4 (2.47%) Apex Code
11 4 (2.47%) PHP5
12 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.62%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 24 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
2 21 (12.96%) Degree
3 3 (1.85%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) HL7
2 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 24 (14.81%) KVM
2 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (14.81%) Vagrant
1 24 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (14.81%) Oracle
2 18 (11.11%) JBoss
3 5 (3.09%) Twitter
4 4 (2.47%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.23%) Sybase
6 1 (0.62%) Kony
6 1 (0.62%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 1 (0.62%) Syclo
6 1 (0.62%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.62%) Google
6 1 (0.62%) CA
6 1 (0.62%) SAP
Slough, Berkshire
O2
Salary: Up to £55,000 + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago