The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 66 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 43 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.07% 0.81% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.36% 1.87% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 1
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
676 535 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.22% 43.32% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 423 355 274
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
Scotland

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 29 July 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Glasgow

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 46 (63.01%) HTML
2 45 (61.64%) CSS
3 40 (54.79%) jQuery
4 37 (50.68%) Java
4 37 (50.68%) JavaScript
5 35 (47.95%) Linux
6 30 (41.10%) Spring
6 30 (41.10%) Ruby
6 30 (41.10%) Ruby on Rails
6 30 (41.10%) Git (software)
6 30 (41.10%) Mobile App
7 21 (28.77%) Web Services
8 20 (27.40%) SOAP
9 19 (26.03%) TDD
10 17 (23.29%) Oracle
11 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (20.55%) JSON
12 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (19.18%) Ajax
13 14 (19.18%) Hibernate
14 13 (17.81%) Android
14 13 (17.81%) Oracle Database
15 12 (16.44%) JBoss
15 12 (16.44%) Internet
16 11 (15.07%) Subversion
16 11 (15.07%) JPA
16 11 (15.07%) HTML5
17 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
17 10 (13.70%) Integration Testing
17 10 (13.70%) MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (13.70%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.85%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.74%) GemFire
4 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.37%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.37%) Apache
5 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) Internet
2 8 (10.96%) PuTTY
3 4 (5.48%) Firewall
4 3 (4.11%) DMZ
5 1 (1.37%) X.509
5 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.37%) DNS
5 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.37%) QlikView
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (41.10%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.07%) Subversion
3 9 (12.33%) Maven
3 9 (12.33%) Eclipse
3 9 (12.33%) Cucumber
4 8 (10.96%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.96%) JIRA
4 8 (10.96%) Selenium
4 8 (10.96%) EasyMock
5 6 (8.22%) WebDriver
6 4 (5.48%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.37%) JUnit
7 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.37%) Mockito
7 1 (1.37%) JBehave
7 1 (1.37%) Concordion
7 1 (1.37%) Behat
General
1 9 (12.33%) Marketing
2 6 (8.22%) Finance
3 5 (6.85%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.37%) Front Office
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (91.78%) Developer
2 29 (39.73%) Ruby Developer
3 21 (28.77%) Java Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Web Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Programmer
5 8 (10.96%) Java Programmer
6 2 (2.74%) Flash Developer
6 2 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.74%) Architect
7 1 (1.37%) Junior
7 1 (1.37%) Analyst
7 1 (1.37%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Support Analyst
7 1 (1.37%) Applications Support
7 1 (1.37%) Support Manager
7 1 (1.37%) Junior Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (1.37%) SOA Architect
7 1 (1.37%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (63.01%) HTML
2 45 (61.64%) CSS
3 40 (54.79%) jQuery
4 30 (41.10%) Spring
4 30 (41.10%) Ruby on Rails
5 21 (28.77%) Web Services
6 20 (27.40%) SOAP
7 15 (20.55%) JSON
8 14 (19.18%) Ajax
8 14 (19.18%) Hibernate
9 11 (15.07%) JPA
9 11 (15.07%) HTML5
10 10 (13.70%) Java EE
11 9 (12.33%) Spring Integration
11 9 (12.33%) Spring Web Flow
12 6 (8.22%) CSS3
13 5 (6.85%) XML
14 4 (5.48%) JSP
15 3 (4.11%) JSF
15 3 (4.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (41.10%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.22%) iPad
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.37%) Social Media
5 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (47.95%) Linux
2 13 (17.81%) Android
3 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
4 6 (8.22%) UNIX
5 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) TDD
2 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
4 10 (13.70%) Integration Testing
4 10 (13.70%) MVC
4 10 (13.70%) OO
5 9 (12.33%) AOP
6 8 (10.96%) System Testing
6 8 (10.96%) Scrum
7 6 (8.22%) Pair Programming
7 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.48%) Information Architecture
9 3 (4.11%) ITIL
10 2 (2.74%) Project Management
10 2 (2.74%) Memory Management
10 2 (2.74%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (2.74%) Web Development
10 2 (2.74%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.68%) Java
1 37 (50.68%) JavaScript
2 30 (41.10%) Ruby
3 4 (5.48%) VB
4 3 (4.11%) VBA
5 2 (2.74%) C#
5 2 (2.74%) SQL
6 1 (1.37%) PHP
6 1 (1.37%) Python
6 1 (1.37%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
1 1 (1.37%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Oracle
2 12 (16.44%) JBoss
3 5 (6.85%) Sybase
4 3 (4.11%) Cognos
5 2 (2.74%) Adobe
6 1 (1.37%) Informatica
6 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.37%) Alterian
6 1 (1.37%) Zend
6 1 (1.37%) Vertica
6 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
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