The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 66 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing REST 13 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.88% 3.11% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.42% 5.88% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 10
Average salary £47,500 £53,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,250 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £62,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
380 476 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 54.83% 52.95% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 342 417 319
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

REST
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Guildford region.

REST Salary Trend in Guildford

REST
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Guildford

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 37 (92.50%) Web Services
2 34 (85.00%) SOAP
3 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 21 (52.50%) SQL
5 19 (47.50%) .NET
5 19 (47.50%) C#
5 19 (47.50%) WPF
5 19 (47.50%) Multithreading
6 18 (45.00%) MVVM
6 18 (45.00%) LINQ
6 18 (45.00%) NHibernate
6 18 (45.00%) MySQL
6 18 (45.00%) Oracle
6 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 17 (42.50%) Finance
7 17 (42.50%) Low Latency
8 16 (40.00%) Apache Accumulo
8 16 (40.00%) Kafka
8 16 (40.00%) Hadoop
8 16 (40.00%) Scrum
8 16 (40.00%) Spring
8 16 (40.00%) Java
8 16 (40.00%) Swing
8 16 (40.00%) WSDL
9 15 (37.50%) JDBC
9 15 (37.50%) XML
10 14 (35.00%) XSD
10 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (32.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (32.50%) Equities

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) MySQL
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (40.00%) Apache Accumulo
2 16 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 11 (27.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.50%) Maven
1 5 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 18 (45.00%) C# Developer
3 16 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (92.50%) Web Services
2 34 (85.00%) SOAP
3 19 (47.50%) .NET
3 19 (47.50%) WPF
4 18 (45.00%) LINQ
4 18 (45.00%) NHibernate
5 16 (40.00%) Kafka
5 16 (40.00%) Spring
5 16 (40.00%) Swing
5 16 (40.00%) WSDL
6 15 (37.50%) JDBC
6 15 (37.50%) XML
7 14 (35.00%) XSD
8 5 (12.50%) J2EE
9 4 (10.00%) HTML
9 4 (10.00%) CSS
9 4 (10.00%) Ajax
9 4 (10.00%) jQuery
9 4 (10.00%) CSS3
9 4 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 13 (32.50%) Equities
2 7 (17.50%) Open Source
3 4 (10.00%) GIS
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
1 3 (7.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (47.50%) Multithreading
3 18 (45.00%) MVVM
4 17 (42.50%) Low Latency
5 16 (40.00%) Scrum
6 10 (25.00%) Data Security
7 9 (22.50%) Cyber Security
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.00%) OO
9 2 (5.00%) DevOps
10 1 (2.50%) Android Development
10 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
10 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.50%) MVC
10 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 19 (47.50%) C#
3 16 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (7.50%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
1 3 (7.50%) Ambari
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) Google