The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 31 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing REST 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 0.75% 2.31% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 4.67% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
REST
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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 Exeter region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 107 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 43.28% 49.54% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 47 101 106
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

REST
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

REST Salary Trend in Exeter

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (50.00%) Fireworks
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Ninject
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) NUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Animation
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Grunt
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) NuGet
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (25.00%) NuGet
2 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Interactive Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Interactive Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Ninject
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Animation
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 14001