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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 59 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 41 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.71% 1.76% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.28% 3.73% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 0
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
563 510 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 50.95% 47.35% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 323 313 272
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 21 October 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Glasgow

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 54 (62.79%) Java
2 49 (56.98%) Web Services
2 49 (56.98%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (50.00%) HTML
3 43 (50.00%) Oracle
4 41 (47.67%) CSS
5 35 (40.70%) SOAP
5 35 (40.70%) Spring
5 35 (40.70%) jQuery
6 33 (38.37%) JavaScript
6 33 (38.37%) Linux
7 26 (30.23%) Tomcat
8 21 (24.42%) Hibernate
8 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
8 21 (24.42%) JSON
8 21 (24.42%) Spring Integration
9 20 (23.26%) Relational Database
9 20 (23.26%) Finance
10 19 (22.09%) Oracle Database
10 19 (22.09%) Mobile App
10 19 (22.09%) Ajax
11 18 (20.93%) WebSphere
12 17 (19.77%) Ruby on Rails
12 17 (19.77%) Android
12 17 (19.77%) JAX-RS
12 17 (19.77%) Ruby
12 17 (19.77%) TDD
13 16 (18.60%) Subversion
13 16 (18.60%) Sybase
13 16 (18.60%) HTML5

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (30.23%) Tomcat
2 18 (20.93%) WebSphere
3 15 (17.44%) JBoss
4 10 (11.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (8.14%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.49%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.16%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.16%) Apache
7 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.44%) Internet
2 8 (9.30%) PuTTY
3 7 (8.14%) Firewall
4 6 (6.98%) DMZ
5 3 (3.49%) iBeacon
6 1 (1.16%) DNS
6 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.16%) SSL
6 1 (1.16%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) Relational Database
2 19 (22.09%) Oracle Database
3 14 (16.28%) RDBMS
4 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.49%) SQLite
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.33%) OLTP
7 2 (2.33%) OLAP
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.16%) QlikView
8 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.60%) Subversion
3 12 (13.95%) JUnit
4 9 (10.47%) Cucumber
4 9 (10.47%) Eclipse
4 9 (10.47%) Maven
5 8 (9.30%) Dreamweaver
5 8 (9.30%) Jenkins
5 8 (9.30%) Selenium
5 8 (9.30%) JIRA
5 8 (9.30%) EasyMock
6 6 (6.98%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.49%) Xcode
8 1 (1.16%) Mockito
8 1 (1.16%) Concordion
8 1 (1.16%) Behat
8 1 (1.16%) JBehave
8 1 (1.16%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 12 (13.95%) Retail
3 11 (12.79%) Banking
4 8 (9.30%) Marketing
5 5 (5.81%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.49%) Games
7 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.16%) Electronics
7 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.16%) Front Office
7 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 71 (82.56%) Developer
2 26 (30.23%) Java Developer
3 16 (18.60%) Ruby Developer
4 14 (16.28%) Web Developer
4 14 (16.28%) Senior Developer
5 12 (13.95%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Flash Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.33%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (2.33%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Applications Architect
9 2 (2.33%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Junior
9 2 (2.33%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (56.98%) Web Services
2 43 (50.00%) HTML
3 41 (47.67%) CSS
4 35 (40.70%) SOAP
4 35 (40.70%) Spring
4 35 (40.70%) jQuery
5 21 (24.42%) Hibernate
5 21 (24.42%) JSON
5 21 (24.42%) Spring Integration
6 19 (22.09%) Ajax
7 17 (19.77%) Ruby on Rails
7 17 (19.77%) JAX-RS
8 16 (18.60%) HTML5
9 12 (13.95%) XML
9 12 (13.95%) JPA
10 11 (12.79%) Java EE
10 11 (12.79%) JSP
11 9 (10.47%) Spring Web Flow
11 9 (10.47%) CSS3
11 9 (10.47%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.47%) iPad
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.49%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.16%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.16%) iPhone
6 1 (1.16%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (38.37%) Linux
2 17 (19.77%) Android
3 11 (12.79%) Apple iOS
4 7 (8.14%) UNIX
5 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (56.98%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.77%) TDD
3 13 (15.12%) OO
4 12 (13.95%) Unit Testing
5 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (12.79%) Dependency Injection
5 11 (12.79%) MVC
5 11 (12.79%) OOD
6 10 (11.63%) Integration Testing
7 9 (10.47%) AOP
8 8 (9.30%) Information Architecture
9 7 (8.14%) BDD
9 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.98%) Pair Programming
10 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.98%) ITIL
10 6 (6.98%) Web Development
11 4 (4.65%) Scrum
11 4 (4.65%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 54 (62.79%) Java
2 33 (38.37%) JavaScript
3 17 (19.77%) Ruby
4 9 (10.47%) SQL
5 7 (8.14%) VB
6 6 (6.98%) VBA
6 6 (6.98%) C#
7 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.49%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.16%) R
8 1 (1.16%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Puppet
1 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.16%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.16%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 43 (50.00%) Oracle
2 16 (18.60%) Sybase
3 6 (6.98%) Cognos
4 3 (3.49%) Adobe
4 3 (3.49%) Apple
5 2 (2.33%) Alterian
6 1 (1.16%) Vertica
6 1 (1.16%) Zend
6 1 (1.16%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.16%) Informatica
6 1 (1.16%) IBM
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.16%) TIBCO
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