The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 23 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.62% - 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
REST
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 88 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 36.99% 50.29% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 48 86 41
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

REST
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

REST Salary Trend in Halifax

REST
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) SOAP
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
1 12 (100.00%) Data Integration
2 11 (91.67%) JSON
2 11 (91.67%) PHP5
2 11 (91.67%) Laravel
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) OOD
2 11 (91.67%) OO
2 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 11 (91.67%) MySQL
3 10 (83.33%) OOP
3 10 (83.33%) CMS
3 10 (83.33%) LAMP
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) CSS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (83.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) PHP Developer
3 4 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) SOAP
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) JSON
2 11 (91.67%) Laravel
3 10 (83.33%) LAMP
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (91.67%) OOD
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) OO
3 10 (83.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 11 (91.67%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Google