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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 93 75 80
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing REST 10 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.79% 2.77% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 5.60% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 12
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +40.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £36,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £43,675
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
483 661 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.09% 49.48% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 280 425 390
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) Spring
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (25.00%) CSS3
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) Subversion
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Android
7 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Mocha
7 2 (16.67%) Cucumber

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Wireless
2 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (16.67%) DLNA
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) SNMP
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) ICMP
3 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Mocha
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Mockito
3 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (8.33%) TestNG
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) JDBC
5 2 (16.67%) JMX
6 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) XSL
6 1 (8.33%) JMS
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (8.33%) W3C
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Android
2 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) Active Record
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Tcl
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) HNC
1 1 (8.33%) HND
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) WAI
1 1 (8.33%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Iperf
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) PayPal
2 1 (8.33%) WorldPay
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 27 days ago