The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 154 122 184
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +62
Permanent jobs citing REST 71 118 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.23% 2.04% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.21% 6.14% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 63 100 32
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £68,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
REST
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1363 1922 2003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.69% 33.24% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1130 1547 1781
Average salary £45,000 £42,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 24 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Slough +13 22 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Maidenhead -16 13 £65,000 +52.94%
Newbury -16 3 £53,500 +12.63%
Bracknell -16 2 £57,500 -
Windsor - 2 £38,750 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 50 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (45.71%) XML
3 41 (39.05%) SOAP
4 35 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 34 (32.38%) Java
5 34 (32.38%) Scrum
6 33 (31.43%) Web Services
7 31 (29.52%) HTML
7 31 (29.52%) Linux
8 28 (26.67%) MySQL
8 28 (26.67%) CSS
9 26 (24.76%) LAMP
10 24 (22.86%) PHP
10 24 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (20.95%) MVC
11 22 (20.95%) Git (software)
12 21 (20.00%) JSON
13 19 (18.10%) TDD
14 17 (16.19%) SQL
14 17 (16.19%) OO
15 16 (15.24%) jQuery
16 15 (14.29%) Publishing
16 15 (14.29%) HTML5
17 14 (13.33%) Service Delivery
17 14 (13.33%) Automotive
17 14 (13.33%) Jenkins
17 14 (13.33%) Line Management
18 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
18 13 (12.38%) CMS
18 13 (12.38%) Degree

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (12.38%) CMS
2 9 (8.57%) Apache
3 4 (3.81%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.86%) Drupal
5 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.90%) Mule
5 2 (1.90%) WordPress
5 2 (1.90%) nginx
5 2 (1.90%) Node.js
6 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.95%) Liferay
6 1 (0.95%) JBoss
6 1 (0.95%) Jetty
6 1 (0.95%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.95%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.86%) HTTP
3 2 (1.90%) SNMP
3 2 (1.90%) Wireless
3 2 (1.90%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.67%) MySQL
2 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.67%) MariaDB
4 7 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.86%) SQLite
7 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.90%) Big Data
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.95%) Redis
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (20.95%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.62%) JUnit
3 8 (7.62%) Subversion
4 7 (6.67%) Maven
4 7 (6.67%) PHPUnit
5 6 (5.71%) Mockito
5 6 (5.71%) Eclipse
6 5 (4.76%) IntelliJ
6 5 (4.76%) NetBeans
7 4 (3.81%) Selenium
7 4 (3.81%) jMock
8 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.90%) Ant
9 2 (1.90%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.90%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.95%) Eclipse RCP
10 1 (0.95%) Robolectric
General
1 15 (14.29%) Publishing
2 14 (13.33%) Automotive
3 9 (8.57%) Marketing
4 8 (7.62%) Billing
5 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.86%) Games
7 2 (1.90%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.95%) Retail
8 1 (0.95%) Finance
8 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.95%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (66.67%) Developer
2 22 (20.95%) Java Developer
3 19 (18.10%) Senior Developer
4 15 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 14 (13.33%) Administrator
5 14 (13.33%) DBA
6 12 (11.43%) Senior PHP Developer
7 11 (10.48%) Analyst
8 9 (8.57%) Business Analyst
8 9 (8.57%) Agile Business Analyst
8 9 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (6.67%) iOS Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Architect
11 5 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.76%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.76%) .NET Developer
11 5 (4.76%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.81%) Junior Developer
12 4 (3.81%) Lead Developer
12 4 (3.81%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (45.71%) XML
2 41 (39.05%) SOAP
3 33 (31.43%) Web Services
4 31 (29.52%) HTML
5 28 (26.67%) CSS
6 26 (24.76%) LAMP
7 21 (20.00%) JSON
8 16 (15.24%) jQuery
9 15 (14.29%) HTML5
10 12 (11.43%) CSS3
10 12 (11.43%) .NET
11 11 (10.48%) Ajax
11 11 (10.48%) Laravel
12 10 (9.52%) Symfony
13 9 (8.57%) OAuth2
14 8 (7.62%) AngularJS
14 8 (7.62%) RESTful
14 8 (7.62%) J2EE
15 7 (6.67%) Dojo
15 7 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.57%) Open Source
3 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.76%) Animation
4 5 (4.76%) User Experience
5 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.86%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.86%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.90%) MPEG
6 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.90%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.90%) Physics
6 2 (1.90%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.90%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.90%) PKI
6 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.95%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.95%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.52%) Linux
2 10 (9.52%) Windows
2 10 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.76%) Android
4 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.90%) UNIX
7 1 (0.95%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (32.38%) Scrum
3 24 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (20.95%) MVC
5 19 (18.10%) TDD
6 17 (16.19%) OO
7 14 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 14 (13.33%) Line Management
8 11 (10.48%) BDD
8 11 (10.48%) OOP
9 10 (9.52%) Identity Management
9 10 (9.52%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.57%) Business Analysis
10 9 (8.57%) User Stories
10 9 (8.57%) Product Management
11 8 (7.62%) Migration
11 8 (7.62%) Data Mapping
11 8 (7.62%) Data Analysis
11 8 (7.62%) Change Management
11 8 (7.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 34 (32.38%) Java
3 24 (22.86%) PHP
4 17 (16.19%) SQL
5 11 (10.48%) C#
6 7 (6.67%) C
6 7 (6.67%) Objective-C
7 5 (4.76%) C++
7 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.76%) PHP5
8 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.86%) Python
10 2 (1.90%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.90%) XPath
10 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.95%) PHP4
11 1 (0.95%) Groovy
11 1 (0.95%) Scala
11 1 (0.95%) Ruby
11 1 (0.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) KVM
2 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.95%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) OpenView
1 2 (1.90%) Netcool
1 2 (1.90%) Nagios
1 2 (1.90%) OpenNMS
1 2 (1.90%) Puppet
1 2 (1.90%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (7.62%) Oracle
2 5 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.90%) Cognos
3 2 (1.90%) Citrix
3 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.90%) VMware
3 2 (1.90%) Zend
3 2 (1.90%) SolarWinds
4 1 (0.95%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.95%) Google
4 1 (0.95%) GigaSpaces
4 1 (0.95%) Dell
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package, International Travel
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago