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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 79 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing REST 14 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.23% 0.98% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.68% 1.94% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
523 670 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.92% 50.57% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 343 418 225
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 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 50 (70.42%) Web Services
2 46 (64.79%) Java
3 44 (61.97%) Oracle
4 39 (54.93%) Finance
5 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (50.70%) SQL Server
6 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
6 26 (36.62%) SOAP
7 25 (35.21%) Relational Database
8 24 (33.80%) JAX-RS
9 23 (32.39%) Spring
9 23 (32.39%) Banking
10 22 (30.99%) Degree
11 21 (29.58%) Sybase
11 21 (29.58%) TDD
12 20 (28.17%) Investment Banking
12 20 (28.17%) Tomcat
13 18 (25.35%) RDBMS
13 18 (25.35%) JUnit
14 17 (23.94%) Linux
14 17 (23.94%) OO
14 17 (23.94%) jQuery
14 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (22.54%) Hibernate
15 16 (22.54%) JSP
15 16 (22.54%) OOD
15 16 (22.54%) Dependency Injection
16 15 (21.13%) BDD
16 15 (21.13%) Oracle Database
16 15 (21.13%) Struts

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 20 (28.17%) Tomcat
2 13 (18.31%) WebLogic
2 13 (18.31%) JBoss
3 8 (11.27%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (5.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) DMZ
1 12 (16.90%) Firewall
2 9 (12.68%) iBeacon
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (50.70%) SQL Server
2 25 (35.21%) Relational Database
3 18 (25.35%) RDBMS
4 15 (21.13%) Oracle Database
5 12 (16.90%) SQLite
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.82%) OLAP
7 2 (2.82%) OLTP
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) JUnit
2 13 (18.31%) Xcode
2 13 (18.31%) Subversion
2 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.82%) Maven
4 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 39 (54.93%) Finance
2 23 (32.39%) Banking
3 20 (28.17%) Investment Banking
4 6 (8.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (69.01%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Java Developer
3 22 (30.99%) Senior Developer
4 14 (19.72%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (18.31%) Support Analyst
5 13 (18.31%) Analyst
6 10 (14.08%) iOS Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Applications Support
7 6 (8.45%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Middleware Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Graduate
9 3 (4.23%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.23%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (4.23%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (70.42%) Web Services
2 26 (36.62%) SOAP
3 24 (33.80%) JAX-RS
4 23 (32.39%) Spring
5 17 (23.94%) jQuery
6 16 (22.54%) JSP
6 16 (22.54%) Hibernate
7 15 (21.13%) XML
7 15 (21.13%) Struts
7 15 (21.13%) JSON
8 13 (18.31%) JSF
8 13 (18.31%) JBoss Seam
8 13 (18.31%) Java EE 5
8 13 (18.31%) RichFaces
8 13 (18.31%) Spring Integration
8 13 (18.31%) Cocoa
9 12 (16.90%) CSS
10 11 (15.49%) .NET
11 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
12 9 (12.68%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) iPad
2 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.86%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.63%) iPhone
6 3 (4.23%) Social Media
7 1 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Linux
2 13 (18.31%) UNIX
2 13 (18.31%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.45%) Android
4 5 (7.04%) Windows
4 5 (7.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.58%) TDD
3 17 (23.94%) OO
3 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (22.54%) Dependency Injection
4 16 (22.54%) OOD
5 15 (21.13%) BDD
6 13 (18.31%) Process Improvement
6 13 (18.31%) iOS Development
6 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (18.31%) ITIL
7 9 (12.68%) Scrum
8 7 (9.86%) SOA
9 5 (7.04%) OOP
9 5 (7.04%) Asset Management
9 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.04%) Refactoring
10 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (64.79%) Java
2 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.31%) C#
3 13 (18.31%) VB
3 13 (18.31%) VBA
3 13 (18.31%) Objective-C
4 8 (11.27%) SQL
5 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (30.99%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (61.97%) Oracle
2 21 (29.58%) Sybase
3 13 (18.31%) Cognos
3 13 (18.31%) Apple
4 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.82%) IBM
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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