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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 198 150 162
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +12
Permanent jobs citing REST 21 71 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 1.28% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 3.87% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20 66 64
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1566 1835 2354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.76% 33.15% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1667 2088
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 11 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Maidenhead -22 3 £49,000 +40.00%
Slough -24 2 £30,000 -50.00%
Windsor - 1 £50,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £60,000 -
Newbury - 1 £60,000 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (63.64%) SOAP
2 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
3 36 (46.75%) HTML
4 32 (41.56%) CSS
5 31 (40.26%) XML
6 29 (37.66%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (36.36%) JSON
8 25 (32.47%) Ajax
8 25 (32.47%) PHP
9 24 (31.17%) Java
10 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (27.27%) Web Services
11 21 (27.27%) jQuery
12 20 (25.97%) Drupal
13 19 (24.68%) HTML5
14 18 (23.38%) LAMP
15 17 (22.08%) Linux
15 17 (22.08%) .NET
15 17 (22.08%) CSS3
16 16 (20.78%) Git (software)
16 16 (20.78%) MySQL
16 16 (20.78%) Scrum
17 15 (19.48%) MVC
18 14 (18.18%) TDD
18 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
18 14 (18.18%) SQL
19 11 (14.29%) Degree
19 11 (14.29%) C#
19 11 (14.29%) Apache
20 10 (12.99%) SOA

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (25.97%) Drupal
2 11 (14.29%) Apache
3 9 (11.69%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (7.79%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.79%) WordPress
5 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.60%) Mule
7 1 (1.30%) Node.js
7 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.30%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) SaaS
2 3 (3.90%) PaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.30%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Wireless
2 1 (1.30%) CTI
2 1 (1.30%) VoIP
2 1 (1.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) MySQL
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.90%) SQLite
4 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) HBase
5 1 (1.30%) Redis
5 1 (1.30%) Riak
5 1 (1.30%) Big Data
5 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.30%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.30%) DB2
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.69%) Subversion
3 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.49%) Bitbucket
5 4 (5.19%) JUnit
5 4 (5.19%) Selenium
6 3 (3.90%) Maven
7 2 (2.60%) JMeter
7 2 (2.60%) Ant
7 2 (2.60%) JIRA
7 2 (2.60%) jMock
7 2 (2.60%) LoadUI
7 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.60%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.30%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (6.49%) Multimedia
2 4 (5.19%) Publishing
2 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.90%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) German Language
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (66.23%) Developer
2 14 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (11.69%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.69%) Software Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Software Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Drupal Developer
6 5 (6.49%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Administrator
6 5 (6.49%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Programmer
7 4 (5.19%) Android Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Software Programmer
8 3 (3.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (63.64%) SOAP
2 36 (46.75%) HTML
3 32 (41.56%) CSS
4 31 (40.26%) XML
5 28 (36.36%) JSON
6 25 (32.47%) Ajax
7 21 (27.27%) Web Services
7 21 (27.27%) jQuery
8 19 (24.68%) HTML5
9 18 (23.38%) LAMP
10 17 (22.08%) .NET
10 17 (22.08%) CSS3
11 10 (12.99%) Backbone.js
12 9 (11.69%) Dojo
13 8 (10.39%) Underscore.js
14 7 (9.09%) XSLT
14 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
15 6 (7.79%) J2EE
15 6 (7.79%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (6.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Open Source
2 5 (6.49%) New Media
2 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.49%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.19%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.30%) RIA
5 1 (1.30%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.08%) Linux
2 7 (9.09%) Windows
3 5 (6.49%) Android
4 4 (5.19%) UNIX
4 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.30%) AIX
5 1 (1.30%) HPUX
5 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.66%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.78%) Scrum
4 15 (19.48%) MVC
5 14 (18.18%) TDD
5 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 10 (12.99%) SOA
7 8 (10.39%) Identity Management
7 8 (10.39%) OO
7 8 (10.39%) BDD
8 7 (9.09%) Web Development
8 7 (9.09%) OOP
9 6 (7.79%) Workflow
9 6 (7.79%) Product Management
10 5 (6.49%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (6.49%) ITIL
10 5 (6.49%) E-business
10 5 (6.49%) DevOps
11 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.19%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
2 25 (32.47%) PHP
3 24 (31.17%) Java
4 14 (18.18%) SQL
5 11 (14.29%) C#
6 7 (9.09%) Python
7 6 (7.79%) C++
8 5 (6.49%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.19%) Perl
9 4 (5.19%) PHP5
9 4 (5.19%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) CIW
2 5 (6.49%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Vagrant
1 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.60%) Opsview
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle
2 4 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.30%) Google
3 1 (1.30%) Sybase
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.30%) JBoss
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago