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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 110 177 149
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -28
Permanent jobs citing REST 114 46 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.24% 0.81% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.89% 2.74% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 91 43 61
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
1445 1678 1727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.42% 29.70% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1421 1555
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +26 46 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Slough +10 22 £60,000 +71.42% 2
Newbury +7 13 £52,000 -5.45% 3
Wokingham +11 12 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Maidenhead +5 10 £60,000 +33.33%
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 113 (59.47%) JavaScript
2 99 (52.11%) Web Services
3 81 (42.63%) HTML
4 75 (39.47%) .NET
5 72 (37.89%) CSS
6 70 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (36.32%) MySQL
8 68 (35.79%) XML
9 66 (34.74%) SOAP
10 64 (33.68%) C#
11 56 (29.47%) Java
11 56 (29.47%) jQuery
12 55 (28.95%) PHP
13 52 (27.37%) SQL
13 52 (27.37%) SQL Server
14 49 (25.79%) Ajax
15 45 (23.68%) HTML5
16 42 (22.11%) ASP.NET
17 41 (21.58%) Linux
17 41 (21.58%) AngularJS
18 40 (21.05%) JSON
19 37 (19.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 35 (18.42%) SOA
21 33 (17.37%) WCF
22 32 (16.84%) Git (software)
23 30 (15.79%) Degree
23 30 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
24 28 (14.74%) MVC
25 27 (14.21%) CSS3
26 26 (13.68%) Apache

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 26 (13.68%) Apache
2 17 (8.95%) CMS
3 9 (4.74%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.68%) Node.js
4 7 (3.68%) JBoss
5 6 (3.16%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.63%) Liferay
6 5 (2.63%) Drupal
6 5 (2.63%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.63%) IIS
7 4 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.11%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (2.11%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.58%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.58%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.05%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (8.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.53%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Scribe Insight
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.79%) SaaS
2 5 (2.63%) GitHub
3 3 (1.58%) Google App Engine
3 3 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.37%) HTTP
2 10 (5.26%) Internet
3 6 (3.16%) HTTPS
4 5 (2.63%) SSH
4 5 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.63%) SMTP
4 5 (2.63%) FTP
5 2 (1.05%) SNMP
6 1 (0.53%) Network Security
6 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.53%) DNS
6 1 (0.53%) SSL
6 1 (0.53%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (36.32%) MySQL
2 52 (27.37%) SQL Server
3 18 (9.47%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.11%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.11%) Big Data
8 4 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.11%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.58%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.58%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.58%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.58%) JasperReports
9 3 (1.58%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.05%) OLAP
10 2 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (16.84%) Git (software)
2 23 (12.11%) Selenium
3 16 (8.42%) JIRA
3 16 (8.42%) Subversion
3 16 (8.42%) WebDriver
4 14 (7.37%) Maven
4 14 (7.37%) SpecFlow
4 14 (7.37%) SoapUI
5 10 (5.26%) Ant
5 10 (5.26%) JUnit
5 10 (5.26%) Eclipse
6 7 (3.68%) Mockito
6 7 (3.68%) jMock
6 7 (3.68%) NetBeans
6 7 (3.68%) IntelliJ
6 7 (3.68%) Visual Studio
7 6 (3.16%) Grunt
8 5 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (2.11%) Log4j
9 4 (2.11%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 17 (8.95%) Finance
3 8 (4.21%) Banking
3 8 (4.21%) Marketing
4 7 (3.68%) Automotive
5 6 (3.16%) Advertising
6 4 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.11%) Retail
6 4 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.58%) Games
8 2 (1.05%) Legal
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
9 1 (0.53%) Billing
9 1 (0.53%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 124 (65.26%) Developer
2 41 (21.58%) Senior Developer
3 31 (16.32%) Java Developer
4 25 (13.16%) PHP Developer
5 21 (11.05%) .NET Developer
6 18 (9.47%) Architect
7 16 (8.42%) Senior QA Engineer
7 16 (8.42%) QA Engineer
7 16 (8.42%) Analyst
7 16 (8.42%) Full Stack Developer
8 15 (7.89%) Web Developer
9 14 (7.37%) Senior PHP Developer
9 14 (7.37%) Senior .NET Developer
9 14 (7.37%) Software Developer
10 13 (6.84%) Business Analyst
10 13 (6.84%) C# Developer
11 11 (5.79%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (5.79%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (4.74%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (52.11%) Web Services
2 81 (42.63%) HTML
3 75 (39.47%) .NET
4 72 (37.89%) CSS
5 68 (35.79%) XML
6 66 (34.74%) SOAP
7 56 (29.47%) jQuery
8 49 (25.79%) Ajax
9 45 (23.68%) HTML5
10 42 (22.11%) ASP.NET
11 41 (21.58%) AngularJS
12 40 (21.05%) JSON
13 37 (19.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 33 (17.37%) WCF
15 27 (14.21%) CSS3
16 24 (12.63%) J2EE
17 20 (10.53%) Symfony
18 19 (10.00%) LINQ
19 16 (8.42%) Backbone.js
20 14 (7.37%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (12.11%) User Experience
3 20 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 17 (8.95%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.68%) Visualisation
6 6 (3.16%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.63%) iSeries
7 5 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.11%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.11%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.11%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.11%) Physics
8 4 (2.11%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.11%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.58%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.05%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.05%) PKI
11 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.58%) Linux
2 24 (12.63%) Windows
3 12 (6.32%) Android
4 8 (4.21%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.68%) UNIX
6 4 (2.11%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.42%) SOA
3 30 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (14.74%) MVC
5 23 (12.11%) TDD
6 22 (11.58%) OO
7 21 (11.05%) E-Commerce
7 21 (11.05%) Scrum
7 21 (11.05%) Analytics
8 19 (10.00%) OOP
8 19 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 19 (10.00%) SDLC
9 16 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (8.42%) Mobile Application Development
9 16 (8.42%) Automation Testing
10 15 (7.89%) Business Analysis
11 14 (7.37%) Test Scripting
12 12 (6.32%) User Stories
12 12 (6.32%) System Testing
13 11 (5.79%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (59.47%) JavaScript
2 64 (33.68%) C#
3 56 (29.47%) Java
4 55 (28.95%) PHP
5 52 (27.37%) SQL
6 16 (8.42%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.68%) Objective-C
8 7 (3.68%) C++
8 7 (3.68%) C
9 6 (3.16%) XPath
9 6 (3.16%) PHP5
10 5 (2.63%) Ruby
10 5 (2.63%) Python
10 5 (2.63%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.11%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.11%) XQuery
12 2 (1.05%) VB
13 1 (0.53%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.53%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 30 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.16%) QA
2 5 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.11%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.11%) Vagrant
2 4 (2.11%) Puppet
3 2 (1.05%) Netcool
3 2 (1.05%) Nagios
3 2 (1.05%) OpenView
3 2 (1.05%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 26 (13.68%) Oracle
2 23 (12.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.16%) VMware
5 5 (2.63%) IBM
6 4 (2.11%) SAP
6 4 (2.11%) Zend
6 4 (2.11%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.11%) EPiServer
6 4 (2.11%) Ektron
7 3 (1.58%) Google
7 3 (1.58%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.05%) Cognos
8 2 (1.05%) Apple
8 2 (1.05%) Citrix
8 2 (1.05%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.53%) Avaya
9 1 (0.53%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco
9 1 (0.53%) TIBCO
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: 70,000-75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: 70,000 - 75,000
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago