The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 98 92 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing REST 2 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.16% 0.86% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 2.19% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 3
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
REST
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
437 549 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.88% 39.30% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 364 469 306
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

REST
Salary Trend in Essex

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

REST Salary Trend in Essex

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) XML
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 8 (88.89%) WCF
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) JSON
3 6 (66.67%) Ajax
3 6 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 6 (66.67%) VBA
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Sage CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) Sage

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Sage CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 50
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 300 ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) XML
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 8 (88.89%) WCF
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JSON
3 6 (66.67%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) OWASP
2 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 6 (66.67%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Sage
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