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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 66 93 78
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Permanent jobs citing REST 22 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.59% 0.98% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.22% 1.64% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Average salary £57,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.39% -2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
521 732 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 61.22% 59.80% 62.33%
Number of salaries quoted 408 655 378
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,000 £47,500
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 31 August 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Brighton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 32 (71.11%) Java
2 24 (53.33%) XML
3 21 (46.67%) SQL
4 20 (44.44%) Workflow
4 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (40.00%) QA
6 17 (37.78%) Degree
6 17 (37.78%) Spring
6 17 (37.78%) Computer Science
7 16 (35.56%) Hibernate
8 15 (33.33%) Product Management
8 15 (33.33%) Java EE
9 14 (31.11%) Cucumber
9 14 (31.11%) Finance
9 14 (31.11%) Web Services
10 13 (28.89%) SOAP
10 13 (28.89%) JUnit
10 13 (28.89%) Extreme Programming
10 13 (28.89%) Domain-Driven Design
10 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (28.89%) SDLC
11 12 (26.67%) JMS
11 12 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
12 11 (24.44%) JSP
12 11 (24.44%) HTML
12 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
12 11 (24.44%) Front Office
12 11 (24.44%) SaaS
12 11 (24.44%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (24.44%) jMock

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (22.22%) Apache
2 9 (20.00%) Jetty
2 9 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.22%) FileNet
3 1 (2.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) SaaS
2 10 (22.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) SSH
2 2 (4.44%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
1 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Cucumber
2 13 (28.89%) JUnit
3 11 (24.44%) jMock
4 9 (20.00%) JIRA
5 4 (8.89%) Maven
5 4 (8.89%) Gradle
5 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.89%) Ant
5 4 (8.89%) Hudson
6 1 (2.22%) Mockito
6 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.22%) Subversion
6 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Front Office
3 9 (20.00%) Publishing
4 3 (6.67%) Retail
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.33%) QA Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Customer Support
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 5 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Customer Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Customer Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.67%) Software Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (53.33%) XML
2 17 (37.78%) Spring
3 16 (35.56%) Hibernate
4 15 (33.33%) Java EE
5 14 (31.11%) Web Services
6 13 (28.89%) SOAP
7 12 (26.67%) JMS
7 12 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (24.44%) JSP
8 11 (24.44%) HTML
9 9 (20.00%) J2EE
9 9 (20.00%) Spring MVC
10 8 (17.78%) Struts
11 6 (13.33%) JAX-RS
12 4 (8.89%) Ajax
13 3 (6.67%) .NET
14 2 (4.44%) JSON
14 2 (4.44%) OAuth2
14 2 (4.44%) Cocoa
15 1 (2.22%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Computer Science
2 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
3 11 (24.44%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (13.33%) Digital Media
5 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 4 (8.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (4.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
2 2 (4.44%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Workflow
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) Product Management
3 13 (28.89%) Extreme Programming
3 13 (28.89%) Domain-Driven Design
3 13 (28.89%) SDLC
4 11 (24.44%) Use Case
5 10 (22.22%) Analytics
6 9 (20.00%) Requirements Management
7 8 (17.78%) ITIL
8 7 (15.56%) Time Management
9 5 (11.11%) Scrum
9 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Performance Testing
10 4 (8.89%) MVC
10 4 (8.89%) API Development
11 3 (6.67%) SOA
11 3 (6.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (71.11%) Java
2 21 (46.67%) SQL
3 5 (11.11%) C
4 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Google
2 9 (20.00%) Atlassian
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