The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 81 69 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs citing REST 25 43 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.93% 3.10% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.89% 6.67% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 6
Average salary £38,750 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.48% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
REST
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
511 645 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.55% 46.57% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 292 388 319
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

REST
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

REST Salary Trend in Glasgow

REST
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Glasgow

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) Java
3 15 (51.72%) Web Services
4 14 (48.28%) TDD
5 13 (44.83%) Spring
6 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
7 10 (34.48%) HTML
8 9 (31.03%) SQL
8 9 (31.03%) CSS
8 9 (31.03%) OO
9 8 (27.59%) Linux
9 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
10 7 (24.14%) JSON
10 7 (24.14%) XML
10 7 (24.14%) SOAP
10 7 (24.14%) JUnit
11 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
11 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
11 6 (20.69%) Subversion
11 6 (20.69%) HTML5
11 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
11 6 (20.69%) CSS3
11 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
11 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (17.24%) Maven
12 5 (17.24%) jQuery
12 5 (17.24%) FitNesse
12 5 (17.24%) OOD
12 5 (17.24%) J2EE
12 5 (17.24%) MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
1 3 (10.34%) Wireless
2 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
2 2 (6.90%) DLNA
2 2 (6.90%) DHCP
2 2 (6.90%) SNMP
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) ICMP
3 1 (3.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (24.14%) JUnit
3 6 (20.69%) Subversion
3 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
4 5 (17.24%) Maven
4 5 (17.24%) FitNesse
5 4 (13.79%) QUnit
6 3 (10.34%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
7 2 (6.90%) Mockito
7 2 (6.90%) Mocha
8 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
8 1 (3.45%) TestNG
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Automated Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Design Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) Web Services
2 13 (44.83%) Spring
3 10 (34.48%) HTML
4 9 (31.03%) CSS
5 7 (24.14%) SOAP
5 7 (24.14%) XML
5 7 (24.14%) JSON
6 6 (20.69%) CSS3
6 6 (20.69%) HTML5
7 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
7 5 (17.24%) jQuery
7 5 (17.24%) J2EE
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
8 4 (13.79%) .NET
8 4 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
9 3 (10.34%) SignalR
9 3 (10.34%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) W3C
2 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.34%) Physics
3 2 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.45%) Linked Data
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) UNIX
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Android
3 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Vista
4 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
4 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) TDD
3 9 (31.03%) OO
4 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
5 5 (17.24%) OOD
5 5 (17.24%) MVC
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) User Stories
6 4 (13.79%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) Mobile Development
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) Active Record
7 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.34%) OOP
7 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.90%) Open Source
8 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Python
4 4 (13.79%) PHP
4 4 (13.79%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.34%) PHP5
6 2 (6.90%) Ruby
6 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.90%) Tcl
6 2 (6.90%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) Clojure
7 1 (3.45%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) HNC
2 3 (10.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) WAI
1 3 (10.34%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Iperf
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) PayPal
1 3 (10.34%) WorldPay
2 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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