The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 69 77 78
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing REST 24 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.92% 1.46% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.27% 2.28% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 2
Average salary £45,000 £63,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +123.68%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
REST
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
455 569 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 55.29% 64.08% 58.10%
Number of salaries quoted 403 506 293
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% +10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

REST
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

REST Salary Trend in Brighton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 44 (88.00%) XML
2 41 (82.00%) Java
3 39 (78.00%) SDLC
4 34 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (68.00%) Web Services
5 31 (62.00%) HTML
6 29 (58.00%) SOAP
6 29 (58.00%) Workflow
7 28 (56.00%) SQL
8 27 (54.00%) JSP
8 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (54.00%) Degree
8 27 (54.00%) Computer Science
8 27 (54.00%) QA
9 24 (48.00%) SaaS
10 23 (46.00%) Use Case
10 23 (46.00%) Product Management
10 23 (46.00%) Presales
10 23 (46.00%) Workflow Analysis
10 23 (46.00%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (46.00%) Management Information System
10 23 (46.00%) Front Office
11 20 (40.00%) Scrum
12 18 (36.00%) JSON
12 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
13 17 (34.00%) iOS Development
13 17 (34.00%) Android
13 17 (34.00%) Apple iOS
14 16 (32.00%) Cocoa
14 16 (32.00%) Objective-C

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 11 (22.00%) Node.js
2 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.00%) JBoss
4 2 (4.00%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 24 (48.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQLite
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.00%) DB2
3 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) JIRA
2 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.00%) Ant
3 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.00%) JUnit
3 4 (8.00%) Maven
4 3 (6.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.00%) Grunt
General
1 23 (46.00%) Front Office
2 6 (12.00%) Marketing
3 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Architect
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
1 23 (46.00%) Solutions Architect
2 17 (34.00%) iOS Developer
3 14 (28.00%) Java Developer
4 11 (22.00%) Android Developer
4 11 (22.00%) iOS Android Developer
5 10 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Objective-C Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Presales Solution Architect
5 10 (20.00%) Xamarin Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Java Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Web Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (88.00%) XML
2 34 (68.00%) Web Services
3 31 (62.00%) HTML
4 29 (58.00%) SOAP
5 27 (54.00%) JSP
6 18 (36.00%) JSON
7 16 (32.00%) Cocoa
8 14 (28.00%) Ajax
9 10 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
9 10 (20.00%) UIKit
10 8 (16.00%) CSS
11 7 (14.00%) .NET
11 7 (14.00%) J2EE
12 6 (12.00%) Spring
13 4 (8.00%) Middleware
13 4 (8.00%) Servlets
13 4 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
13 4 (8.00%) WSDL
13 4 (8.00%) XSD
13 4 (8.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (54.00%) Computer Science
3 23 (46.00%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (46.00%) Management Information System
4 14 (28.00%) Algorithms
4 14 (28.00%) Data Structures
5 10 (20.00%) Animation
6 7 (14.00%) User Experience
7 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Android
1 17 (34.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (22.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) SDLC
2 29 (58.00%) Workflow
3 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (46.00%) Presales
4 23 (46.00%) Product Management
4 23 (46.00%) Use Case
4 23 (46.00%) Workflow Analysis
5 20 (40.00%) Scrum
6 17 (34.00%) iOS Development
7 14 (28.00%) TDD
8 13 (26.00%) BDD
8 13 (26.00%) OO
9 11 (22.00%) Android Development
10 10 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
10 10 (20.00%) Functional Programming
10 10 (20.00%) High Availability
10 10 (20.00%) Memory Management
11 8 (16.00%) MVC
12 6 (12.00%) Performance Optimisation
13 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) SQL
3 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (32.00%) Objective-C
5 13 (26.00%) C#
6 10 (20.00%) Apple Swift
7 4 (8.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (54.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Apple
1 10 (20.00%) Google
1 10 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 4 (8.00%) IBM
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle