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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 16 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.53% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Average salary £36,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
246 258 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 38.92% 43.14% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 229 227 232
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 33 (86.84%) Software Engineering
2 32 (84.21%) Java
2 32 (84.21%) J2EE
3 30 (78.95%) Linux
3 30 (78.95%) Perl
3 30 (78.95%) SQL
3 30 (78.95%) Python
3 30 (78.95%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (71.05%) HTML
4 27 (71.05%) Web Services
5 24 (63.16%) XHTML
5 24 (63.16%) Big Data
5 24 (63.16%) Oracle
5 24 (63.16%) DB2
5 24 (63.16%) Apache
5 24 (63.16%) RESTful
6 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (31.58%) Scrum
8 9 (23.68%) Kanban
9 8 (21.05%) Tomcat
9 8 (21.05%) GlassFish
9 8 (21.05%) EJB
10 7 (18.42%) JMS
11 6 (15.79%) .NET
11 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
11 6 (15.79%) Ruby
11 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
11 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (15.79%) JUnit
11 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 24 (63.16%) Apache
2 8 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 8 (21.05%) GlassFish
3 3 (7.89%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (78.95%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (63.16%) Big Data
2 24 (63.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) JUnit
1 6 (15.79%) Maven
2 3 (7.89%) QUnit
2 3 (7.89%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Software Engineer
2 25 (65.79%) Java Software Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Developer
4 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (7.89%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) J2EE
2 27 (71.05%) HTML
2 27 (71.05%) Web Services
3 24 (63.16%) XHTML
3 24 (63.16%) RESTful
4 8 (21.05%) EJB
5 7 (18.42%) JMS
6 6 (15.79%) .NET
7 5 (13.16%) Java EE
8 3 (7.89%) jQuery
8 3 (7.89%) CSS
8 3 (7.89%) Backbone.js
8 3 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.89%) Ajax
9 1 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Software Engineering
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) Scrum
4 9 (23.68%) Kanban
5 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.16%) Refactoring
7 4 (10.53%) TDD
8 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.89%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (7.89%) OO
8 3 (7.89%) OOD
8 3 (7.89%) MVC
8 3 (7.89%) BDD
9 1 (2.63%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) Java
2 30 (78.95%) Perl
2 30 (78.95%) SQL
2 30 (78.95%) Python
3 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
3 6 (15.79%) Ruby
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) C#
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Nagios
1 5 (13.16%) OpenNMS
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
1 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) Oracle