The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 - - 53
Permanent jobs citing REST 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
REST
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
465 212 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 58.56% 41.57% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 429 189 196
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

REST
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

REST Salary Trend in Dorset

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Razor View Engine
2 7 (87.50%) Web Development
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) Classic ASP
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) LINQ
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Zend
4 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Razor View Engine
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) LINQ
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Classic ASP
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Zend
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
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