The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 88 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 17 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 0.083% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.95% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 0
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
577 459 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.09% 38.03% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 400 303 301
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
Scotland

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

REST
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

REST Salary Trend in Edinburgh

REST
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (78.95%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 10 (52.63%) Degree
3 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
4 9 (47.37%) XML
4 9 (47.37%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) Games
6 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
6 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
6 7 (36.84%) Adobe
6 7 (36.84%) Lucene
6 7 (36.84%) Spring
6 7 (36.84%) Flash
6 7 (36.84%) Project Management
6 7 (36.84%) XSLT
6 7 (36.84%) CSS
6 7 (36.84%) J2EE
6 7 (36.84%) HTML
6 7 (36.84%) Apache Flex
6 7 (36.84%) WPF
6 7 (36.84%) Adobe AIR
6 7 (36.84%) JPA
6 7 (36.84%) Cairngorm
6 7 (36.84%) PureMVC
6 7 (36.84%) BlazeDS
6 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
6 7 (36.84%) NHibernate
6 7 (36.84%) Robotlegs
6 7 (36.84%) Parsley

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) PhoneGap
1 1 (5.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 8 (42.11%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Flash Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Android Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Android Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (10.53%) UI Developer
6 2 (10.53%) UI Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) XML
2 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
2 7 (36.84%) Lucene
2 7 (36.84%) Spring
2 7 (36.84%) Flash
2 7 (36.84%) XSLT
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) J2EE
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) Apache Flex
2 7 (36.84%) WPF
2 7 (36.84%) Adobe AIR
2 7 (36.84%) JPA
2 7 (36.84%) Cairngorm
2 7 (36.84%) PureMVC
2 7 (36.84%) BlazeDS
2 7 (36.84%) NHibernate
2 7 (36.84%) Robotlegs
2 7 (36.84%) Parsley
3 6 (31.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 7 (36.84%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Physics
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Android
3 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Android Development
3 4 (21.05%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) SEO
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) ActionScript
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) C
7 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Omniture
2 2 (10.53%) Google
2 2 (10.53%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) ExactTarget
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