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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 79 68 96
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +28
Permanent jobs citing REST 33 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.41% 3.08% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.10% 6.59% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 2
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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
541 501 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.58% 46.78% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 319 338 366
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Glasgow

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 41 (63.08%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (61.54%) Java
3 29 (44.62%) Spring
4 28 (43.08%) Web Services
5 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
6 23 (35.38%) C#
7 22 (33.85%) JSON
8 20 (30.77%) SQL
8 20 (30.77%) .NET
9 19 (29.23%) TDD
10 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
11 17 (26.15%) HTML
11 17 (26.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (26.15%) Hibernate
11 17 (26.15%) Git (software)
12 16 (24.62%) Finance
12 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET
13 15 (23.08%) XML
14 14 (21.54%) Python
15 13 (20.00%) CSS
15 13 (20.00%) SOAP
16 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
16 12 (18.46%) Shell Script
17 11 (16.92%) Visual Studio
17 11 (16.92%) Subversion
17 11 (16.92%) Maven
17 11 (16.92%) Degree
17 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
17 11 (16.92%) High Availability
18 10 (15.38%) Entity Framework

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (9.23%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) GemFire
4 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) InfoPath
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) HTTP
2 4 (6.15%) Firewall
2 4 (6.15%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (6.15%) Network Security
3 1 (1.54%) DHCP
3 1 (1.54%) DLNA
3 1 (1.54%) ICMP
3 1 (1.54%) SNMP
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) Wireless
3 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 17 (26.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.77%) Power BI
5 6 (9.23%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.54%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (26.15%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.92%) Maven
2 11 (16.92%) Subversion
2 11 (16.92%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (9.23%) JUnit
5 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.15%) ClearCase
6 4 (6.15%) FitNesse
7 3 (4.62%) Moq
7 3 (4.62%) QUnit
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.54%) Ant
8 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.54%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.54%) Mocha
8 1 (1.54%) Mockito
8 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Automotive
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (72.31%) Developer
2 26 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.85%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.77%) CRM Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Associate Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.62%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (44.62%) Spring
2 28 (43.08%) Web Services
3 22 (33.85%) JSON
4 20 (30.77%) .NET
5 17 (26.15%) Hibernate
5 17 (26.15%) HTML
6 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET
7 15 (23.08%) XML
8 13 (20.00%) CSS
8 13 (20.00%) SOAP
9 10 (15.38%) AngularJS
9 10 (15.38%) Entity Framework
10 8 (12.31%) .NET Framework
11 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (10.77%) HTML5
11 7 (10.77%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (10.77%) SignalR
12 6 (9.23%) J2EE
13 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (6.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (6.15%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Unix
2 3 (4.62%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Android
4 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (63.08%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) TDD
3 11 (16.92%) High Availability
3 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
4 10 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (15.38%) OO
4 10 (15.38%) Scrum
4 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 9 (13.85%) MVC
6 8 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.31%) Open Source
7 7 (10.77%) Case Management
7 7 (10.77%) CRM
7 7 (10.77%) Front End Development
7 7 (10.77%) RDF
7 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.69%) Microservices
8 5 (7.69%) UML
9 4 (6.15%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (61.54%) Java
2 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
3 23 (35.38%) C#
4 20 (30.77%) SQL
5 14 (21.54%) Python
6 12 (18.46%) Shell Script
7 8 (12.31%) Ruby
7 8 (12.31%) VB.NET
8 7 (10.77%) SPARQL
9 5 (7.69%) Perl
10 3 (4.62%) Clojure
10 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.54%) C++
12 1 (1.54%) Jython
12 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.54%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.54%) CCIE
4 1 (1.54%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) CCNP
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) CISSP
4 1 (1.54%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Ansible
1 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) Iperf
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) Cisco
2 4 (6.15%) F5
2 4 (6.15%) Juniper
2 4 (6.15%) Sourcefire
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 16 days ago
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