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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 61 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Permanent jobs citing REST 48 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.57% 1.07% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.51% 2.49% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 0
Average salary £38,500 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
639 481 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.58% 43.02% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 377 328 292
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 15 September 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Glasgow

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 51 (62.96%) HTML
2 50 (61.73%) CSS
2 50 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (54.32%) Java
4 41 (50.62%) jQuery
5 39 (48.15%) Web Services
6 38 (46.91%) JavaScript
7 37 (45.68%) Linux
8 33 (40.74%) Spring
9 30 (37.04%) Oracle
9 30 (37.04%) SOAP
10 26 (32.10%) Ruby
10 26 (32.10%) Ruby on Rails
10 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
10 26 (32.10%) Mobile App
11 19 (23.46%) Ajax
11 19 (23.46%) JSON
12 18 (22.22%) Android
12 18 (22.22%) Hibernate
13 16 (19.75%) Internet
13 16 (19.75%) Tomcat
13 16 (19.75%) HTML5
13 16 (19.75%) Oracle Database
13 16 (19.75%) Spring Integration
14 14 (17.28%) WebSphere
15 13 (16.05%) TDD
16 12 (14.81%) Subversion
16 12 (14.81%) JBoss
16 12 (14.81%) Relational Database
16 12 (14.81%) JPA

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 16 (19.75%) Tomcat
2 14 (17.28%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.94%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.47%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.23%) Apache
6 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.23%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) Internet
2 8 (9.88%) PuTTY
3 4 (4.94%) Firewall
4 3 (3.70%) DMZ
5 1 (1.23%) X.509
5 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.23%) DNS
5 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.75%) Oracle Database
2 12 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 10 (12.35%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.47%) OLAP
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (2.47%) OLTP
8 1 (1.23%) QlikView
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.81%) Subversion
3 9 (11.11%) Maven
3 9 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 9 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 8 (9.88%) Jenkins
4 8 (9.88%) Dreamweaver
4 8 (9.88%) JUnit
4 8 (9.88%) JIRA
4 8 (9.88%) Selenium
4 8 (9.88%) EasyMock
5 6 (7.41%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.23%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.23%) Mockito
6 1 (1.23%) JBehave
6 1 (1.23%) Concordion
6 1 (1.23%) Behat
6 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (12.35%) Retail
2 9 (11.11%) Marketing
2 9 (11.11%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Games
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Front Office
5 1 (1.23%) Electronics
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 72 (88.89%) Developer
2 25 (30.86%) Ruby Developer
3 23 (28.40%) Java Developer
4 15 (18.52%) Web Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Flash Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Programmer
10 2 (2.47%) Junior
10 2 (2.47%) Junior Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Java Programmer
11 1 (1.23%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.23%) Graduate Developer
11 1 (1.23%) SOA Architect
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle Architect
11 1 (1.23%) Build Engineer
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Architect
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (62.96%) HTML
2 50 (61.73%) CSS
3 41 (50.62%) jQuery
4 39 (48.15%) Web Services
5 33 (40.74%) Spring
6 30 (37.04%) SOAP
7 26 (32.10%) Ruby on Rails
8 19 (23.46%) JSON
8 19 (23.46%) Ajax
9 18 (22.22%) Hibernate
10 16 (19.75%) HTML5
10 16 (19.75%) Spring Integration
11 12 (14.81%) JPA
12 11 (13.58%) Java EE
13 10 (12.35%) JAX-RS
14 9 (11.11%) CSS3
14 9 (11.11%) Spring Web Flow
14 9 (11.11%) XML
15 7 (8.64%) JSP
16 6 (7.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.10%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.41%) iPad
3 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.23%) Social Media
5 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.23%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.68%) Linux
2 18 (22.22%) Android
3 9 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.94%) UNIX
5 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.05%) TDD
3 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 11 (13.58%) MVC
4 11 (13.58%) OO
5 10 (12.35%) Integration Testing
6 9 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.11%) AOP
7 8 (9.88%) Information Architecture
8 7 (8.64%) OOD
8 7 (8.64%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.41%) Pair Programming
10 5 (6.17%) Scrum
10 5 (6.17%) Web Development
11 4 (4.94%) SOA
11 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.70%) Data Modelling
12 3 (3.70%) ITIL
12 3 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (54.32%) Java
2 38 (46.91%) JavaScript
3 26 (32.10%) Ruby
4 8 (9.88%) SQL
5 5 (6.17%) C#
6 4 (4.94%) VB
7 3 (3.70%) VBA
7 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.23%) Python
8 1 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (1.23%) Puppet
1 1 (1.23%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (37.04%) Oracle
2 12 (14.81%) JBoss
3 8 (9.88%) Sybase
4 3 (3.70%) Cognos
4 3 (3.70%) Adobe
5 2 (2.47%) Alterian
6 1 (1.23%) Zend
6 1 (1.23%) Vertica
6 1 (1.23%) Informatica
6 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Amsys
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Amsys
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago