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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 150 162 192
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +30
Permanent jobs citing REST 76 63 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.38% 1.17% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.79% 3.46% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 71 59 21
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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
1587 1819 1849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.73% 33.70% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1490 1644
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +10 29 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Slough +12 17 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Maidenhead -24 8 £68,750 +56.25%
Wokingham +14 4 £45,000 +9.75%
Bracknell -7 4 £77,500 -
Newbury -5 2 £58,750 -13.60%
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 67 (51.15%) XML
2 60 (45.80%) SOAP
3 59 (45.04%) JavaScript
4 58 (44.27%) Web Services
5 46 (35.11%) HTML
6 45 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (30.53%) Java
8 37 (28.24%) MySQL
8 37 (28.24%) CSS
9 33 (25.19%) Linux
10 30 (22.90%) jQuery
11 29 (22.14%) JSON
11 29 (22.14%) .NET
12 26 (19.85%) Scrum
13 25 (19.08%) PHP
13 25 (19.08%) SQL
14 24 (18.32%) HTML5
15 19 (14.50%) LAMP
15 19 (14.50%) MVC
15 19 (14.50%) C#
15 19 (14.50%) J2EE
15 19 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (13.74%) CSS3
17 17 (12.98%) Ajax
17 17 (12.98%) SQL Server
17 17 (12.98%) CMS
18 16 (12.21%) Telecoms
18 16 (12.21%) Git (software)
19 15 (11.45%) Automotive
19 15 (11.45%) Service Delivery

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 17 (12.98%) CMS
2 13 (9.92%) Apache
3 5 (3.82%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.05%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.05%) Umbraco
4 4 (3.05%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.29%) JBoss
6 2 (1.53%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.53%) nginx
6 2 (1.53%) Liferay
6 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.53%) Node.js
6 2 (1.53%) Drupal
6 2 (1.53%) WordPress
7 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.76%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.76%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) SaaS
2 2 (1.53%) GitHub
3 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.05%) HTTP
3 2 (1.53%) SNMP
3 2 (1.53%) Internet
3 2 (1.53%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.76%) Network Security
4 1 (0.76%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.24%) MySQL
2 17 (12.98%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.34%) MariaDB
3 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.58%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.58%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.29%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.53%) DTS
7 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.53%) Big Data
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (12.21%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.16%) Subversion
3 10 (7.63%) JUnit
3 10 (7.63%) Selenium
4 9 (6.87%) Maven
5 8 (6.11%) Mockito
6 7 (5.34%) jMock
6 7 (5.34%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.58%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.82%) NetBeans
8 5 (3.82%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.05%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.29%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.29%) JIRA
10 3 (2.29%) Xcode
10 3 (2.29%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.53%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.53%) Ant
12 1 (0.76%) Log4j
General
1 16 (12.21%) Telecoms
2 15 (11.45%) Automotive
3 10 (7.63%) Finance
3 10 (7.63%) Marketing
4 9 (6.87%) Publishing
5 8 (6.11%) Billing
6 6 (4.58%) Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Retail
7 2 (1.53%) Games
8 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (57.25%) Developer
2 27 (20.61%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.27%) Architect
4 15 (11.45%) Senior Developer
4 15 (11.45%) DBA
4 15 (11.45%) Administrator
5 13 (9.92%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (9.92%) Analyst
5 13 (9.92%) PHP Developer
6 12 (9.16%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (7.63%) Business Analyst
7 10 (7.63%) Agile Business Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) iOS Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Applications Developer
9 5 (3.82%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.05%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.05%) Programmer
10 4 (3.05%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.05%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (51.15%) XML
2 60 (45.80%) SOAP
3 58 (44.27%) Web Services
4 46 (35.11%) HTML
5 37 (28.24%) CSS
6 30 (22.90%) jQuery
7 29 (22.14%) .NET
7 29 (22.14%) JSON
8 24 (18.32%) HTML5
9 19 (14.50%) LAMP
9 19 (14.50%) J2EE
10 18 (13.74%) CSS3
11 17 (12.98%) Ajax
12 15 (11.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (10.69%) AngularJS
14 10 (7.63%) Dojo
15 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET
15 9 (6.87%) RESTful
16 8 (6.11%) WCF
17 7 (5.34%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.87%) Open Source
3 7 (5.34%) User Experience
4 5 (3.82%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.82%) iSeries
5 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.29%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.29%) Animation
7 2 (1.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.53%) Physics
7 2 (1.53%) Chemistry
7 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.53%) PKI
7 2 (1.53%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.53%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.19%) Linux
2 9 (6.87%) Windows
3 8 (6.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.29%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.53%) Android
5 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.53%) UNIX
6 1 (0.76%) Solaris
6 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (19.85%) Scrum
3 19 (14.50%) MVC
3 19 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (11.45%) Service Delivery
4 15 (11.45%) Line Management
5 14 (10.69%) OOP
6 13 (9.92%) SOA
7 12 (9.16%) OO
7 12 (9.16%) E-Commerce
8 10 (7.63%) Migration
8 10 (7.63%) Identity Management
8 10 (7.63%) Business Analysis
8 10 (7.63%) User Stories
9 8 (6.11%) Data Mapping
9 8 (6.11%) Data Analysis
9 8 (6.11%) Change Management
9 8 (6.11%) ETL
10 7 (5.34%) TDD
10 7 (5.34%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 59 (45.04%) JavaScript
2 40 (30.53%) Java
3 25 (19.08%) SQL
3 25 (19.08%) PHP
4 19 (14.50%) C#
5 7 (5.34%) C
6 6 (4.58%) Objective-C
6 6 (4.58%) PHP5
7 5 (3.82%) C++
8 4 (3.05%) XPath
9 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.29%) VB
10 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.76%) Python
11 1 (0.76%) XQuery
11 1 (0.76%) PHP4
11 1 (0.76%) Groovy
11 1 (0.76%) Scala
11 1 (0.76%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Degree
2 4 (3.05%) VCP4
3 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.29%) KVM
2 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.53%) OpenView
2 2 (1.53%) Netcool
2 2 (1.53%) Nagios
2 2 (1.53%) OpenNMS
2 2 (1.53%) Puppet
2 2 (1.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (10.69%) Oracle
2 7 (5.34%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.58%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.82%) IBM
4 5 (3.82%) EPiServer
5 4 (3.05%) Sitecore
5 4 (3.05%) Ektron
6 3 (2.29%) VMware
7 2 (1.53%) Google
7 2 (1.53%) Citrix
7 2 (1.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.53%) SAP
7 2 (1.53%) Cognos
7 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.53%) Zend
8 1 (0.76%) GigaSpaces
Reading
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Bens, Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago