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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 73 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 28 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.84% - 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.33% - 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 7
Average salary £57,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
647 471 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 65.69% 58.95% 65.35%
Number of salaries quoted 578 390 423
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Brighton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 25 (78.13%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (56.25%) Spring
4 14 (43.75%) Hibernate
5 13 (40.63%) Java EE
5 13 (40.63%) Cucumber
6 12 (37.50%) JUnit
7 11 (34.38%) JMS
7 11 (34.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (34.38%) Finance
7 11 (34.38%) Extreme Programming
8 10 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
8 10 (31.25%) JIRA
8 10 (31.25%) Requirements Management
8 10 (31.25%) jMock
8 10 (31.25%) Atlassian
9 8 (25.00%) Jetty
9 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
9 8 (25.00%) Mingle
9 8 (25.00%) SOAP
9 8 (25.00%) Web Services
10 7 (21.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (21.88%) Marketing
10 7 (21.88%) QA
11 6 (18.75%) JSON
11 6 (18.75%) JAX-RS
11 6 (18.75%) Scrum
11 6 (18.75%) OO
11 6 (18.75%) XML

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (25.00%) Jetty
2 2 (6.25%) JBoss
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Mingle
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Cucumber
2 12 (37.50%) JUnit
3 10 (31.25%) jMock
3 10 (31.25%) JIRA
4 5 (15.63%) Hudson
4 5 (15.63%) Gradle
4 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
4 5 (15.63%) Ant
4 5 (15.63%) Maven
5 2 (6.25%) Selenium
6 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.13%) NUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
6 1 (3.13%) MSTest
6 1 (3.13%) Moq
6 1 (3.13%) Mockito
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) QA Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) iOS Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior iOS Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Operations Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Android Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) Spring
2 14 (43.75%) Hibernate
3 13 (40.63%) Java EE
4 11 (34.38%) JMS
4 11 (34.38%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (25.00%) SOAP
5 8 (25.00%) Web Services
6 6 (18.75%) XML
6 6 (18.75%) Struts
6 6 (18.75%) JSON
6 6 (18.75%) JAX-RS
7 5 (15.63%) Spring MVC
7 5 (15.63%) Ajax
7 5 (15.63%) HTML
7 5 (15.63%) CSS
8 4 (12.50%) HTML5
8 4 (12.50%) CSS3
9 3 (9.38%) jQuery
9 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (15.63%) Social Media
2 5 (15.63%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) Open Source
3 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.13%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Android
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Extreme Programming
3 10 (31.25%) Requirements Management
3 10 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 6 (18.75%) OO
6 5 (15.63%) SOA
6 5 (15.63%) Workflow
6 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.63%) TDD
6 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Performance Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (15.63%) Product Management
7 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
8 2 (6.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 2 (6.25%) User Stories
8 2 (6.25%) Android Development
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) PHP
2 3 (9.38%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.13%) XPath
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Atlassian
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com