The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 62 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing REST 18 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.16% 0.79% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.08% 2.48% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 4
Average salary £42,500 £36,645 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.97% -8.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
REST
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
296 202 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 35.49% 32.11% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 275 189 167
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

REST
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

REST Salary Trend in Coventry

REST
Salary Histogram in Coventry

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

REST Salary Histogram in Coventry

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 27 (77.14%) Java
1 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 23 (65.71%) UNIX
2 23 (65.71%) Linux
3 22 (62.86%) Maven
4 21 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 21 (60.00%) J2EE
5 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (51.43%) HTML
6 18 (51.43%) CSS
7 17 (48.57%) MySQL
7 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
8 16 (45.71%) JUnit
8 16 (45.71%) Web Services
9 15 (42.86%) EJB
9 15 (42.86%) Oracle
9 15 (42.86%) JMS
9 15 (42.86%) GlassFish
9 15 (42.86%) SaaS
10 14 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (40.00%) Perl
11 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
11 13 (37.14%) SOAP
11 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
11 13 (37.14%) Java EE
12 12 (34.29%) Ruby
12 12 (34.29%) Refactoring
12 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (34.29%) Kanban
12 12 (34.29%) OpenNMS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 21 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 15 (42.86%) GlassFish
3 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
3 6 (17.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 15 (42.86%) SaaS
2 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) HTTP
2 5 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) MySQL
2 14 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) CouchDB
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (62.86%) Maven
2 16 (45.71%) JUnit
3 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
4 9 (25.71%) Subversion
4 9 (25.71%) JIRA
5 6 (17.14%) Ant
6 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.86%) Behat
6 1 (2.86%) TestNG
General
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Software Engineer
3 12 (34.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Perl Developer
6 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) J2EE
2 18 (51.43%) HTML
2 18 (51.43%) CSS
3 16 (45.71%) Web Services
4 15 (42.86%) JMS
4 15 (42.86%) EJB
5 13 (37.14%) SOAP
5 13 (37.14%) Java EE
6 11 (31.43%) JSON
7 9 (25.71%) jQuery
7 9 (25.71%) XML
8 8 (22.86%) .NET
8 8 (22.86%) Ajax
9 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 7 (20.00%) Spring
10 6 (17.14%) Servlets
10 6 (17.14%) Struts
11 5 (14.29%) SAX
11 5 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (17.14%) User Experience
2 6 (17.14%) Web 2.0
3 5 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) UNIX
1 23 (65.71%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) HPUX
2 6 (17.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Software Engineering
3 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
4 12 (34.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (34.29%) Refactoring
4 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (34.29%) Kanban
4 12 (34.29%) Scrum
4 12 (34.29%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) MVC
7 3 (8.57%) Open Source
8 1 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.86%) MVVM
8 1 (2.86%) CRM
8 1 (2.86%) Web Development
8 1 (2.86%) TDD
8 1 (2.86%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) Java
1 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) Perl
3 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
4 12 (34.29%) Python
4 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
4 12 (34.29%) Ruby
5 8 (22.86%) C#
6 3 (8.57%) Groovy
7 1 (2.86%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Nagios
1 12 (34.29%) OpenNMS
1 12 (34.29%) Puppet
1 12 (34.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Zend