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 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 54 99 80
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -19
Permanent jobs citing REST 40 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.65% 0.59% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.56% 1.17% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
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
529 599 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.31% 50.51% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 362 354 261
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Glasgow

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 60 (73.17%) Web Services
2 55 (67.07%) Java
3 51 (62.20%) Oracle
4 43 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (50.00%) Finance
6 36 (43.90%) SQL Server
7 31 (37.80%) SOAP
7 31 (37.80%) Relational Database
8 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
8 29 (35.37%) Spring
9 28 (34.15%) JAX-RS
10 27 (32.93%) Tomcat
11 25 (30.49%) Banking
12 23 (28.05%) Degree
12 23 (28.05%) RDBMS
12 23 (28.05%) Sybase
13 22 (26.83%) JUnit
13 22 (26.83%) Linux
14 21 (25.61%) OO
14 21 (25.61%) TDD
15 20 (24.39%) Investment Banking
15 20 (24.39%) jQuery
15 20 (24.39%) OOD
15 20 (24.39%) Dependency Injection
16 18 (21.95%) JSP
16 18 (21.95%) Hibernate
17 17 (20.73%) JSON
17 17 (20.73%) CSS
17 17 (20.73%) XML
17 17 (20.73%) Continuous Integration

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (32.93%) Tomcat
2 13 (15.85%) WebLogic
2 13 (15.85%) JBoss
3 11 (13.41%) WebSphere
4 10 (12.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (4.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) DMZ
1 12 (14.63%) Firewall
2 9 (10.98%) iBeacon
3 3 (3.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (43.90%) SQL Server
2 31 (37.80%) Relational Database
3 23 (28.05%) RDBMS
4 16 (19.51%) Oracle Database
5 12 (14.63%) SQLite
6 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.66%) OLTP
7 3 (3.66%) OLAP
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (26.83%) JUnit
2 14 (17.07%) Subversion
3 13 (15.85%) Xcode
3 13 (15.85%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.66%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 41 (50.00%) Finance
2 25 (30.49%) Banking
3 20 (24.39%) Investment Banking
4 9 (10.98%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.22%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (70.73%) Developer
2 28 (34.15%) Java Developer
3 26 (31.71%) Senior Developer
4 18 (21.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (15.85%) Support Analyst
5 13 (15.85%) Analyst
6 10 (12.20%) iOS Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Architect
8 5 (6.10%) Middleware Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Graduate
10 3 (3.66%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.66%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.66%) Development Team Leader
10 3 (3.66%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.44%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (73.17%) Web Services
2 31 (37.80%) SOAP
3 29 (35.37%) Spring
4 28 (34.15%) JAX-RS
5 20 (24.39%) jQuery
6 18 (21.95%) JSP
6 18 (21.95%) Hibernate
7 17 (20.73%) JSON
7 17 (20.73%) CSS
7 17 (20.73%) XML
7 17 (20.73%) Spring Integration
8 16 (19.51%) Struts
9 15 (18.29%) HTML
10 13 (15.85%) JSF
10 13 (15.85%) Cocoa
10 13 (15.85%) JBoss Seam
10 13 (15.85%) Java EE 5
10 13 (15.85%) RichFaces
11 11 (13.41%) .NET
12 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) iPad
2 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.54%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.88%) iPhone
7 3 (3.66%) Social Media
8 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.83%) Linux
2 14 (17.07%) Apple iOS
3 13 (15.85%) UNIX
4 9 (10.98%) Android
5 5 (6.10%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (6.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.61%) OO
2 21 (25.61%) TDD
3 20 (24.39%) OOD
3 20 (24.39%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (20.73%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (18.29%) BDD
6 13 (15.85%) ITIL
6 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (15.85%) iOS Development
6 13 (15.85%) Process Improvement
7 10 (12.20%) Scrum
8 8 (9.76%) SOA
9 6 (7.32%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.10%) Refactoring
10 5 (6.10%) Web Development
10 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.10%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.10%) Data Modelling
10 5 (6.10%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.07%) Java
2 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.07%) C#
4 13 (15.85%) Objective-C
4 13 (15.85%) VB
4 13 (15.85%) VBA
5 11 (13.41%) SQL
6 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (28.05%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
Vendors
1 51 (62.20%) Oracle
2 23 (28.05%) Sybase
3 13 (15.85%) Cognos
3 13 (15.85%) Apple
4 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (1.22%) Adobe
6 1 (1.22%) Alterian
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago