The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 97 143 112
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -31
Permanent jobs citing REST 46 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.11% 0.64% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.10% 1.73% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42 8 35
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,550 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £56,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
REST
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
648 869 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.67% 37.14% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 521 731 811
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

REST
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

REST Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

REST
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

REST
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +14 12 £50,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +18 5 £46,000 +15.00%
Rickmansworth - 5 £60,000 - 1
Harpenden - 4 £44,000 - 1
St Albans - 1 £50,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £40,000 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 73 (65.77%) SOAP
2 70 (63.06%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (59.46%) SQL
4 54 (48.65%) Web Services
5 53 (47.75%) Java
6 49 (44.14%) C#
7 47 (42.34%) .NET
8 46 (41.44%) MVC
9 41 (36.94%) JavaScript
10 37 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 36 (32.43%) XML
11 36 (32.43%) Finance
12 33 (29.73%) TDD
13 32 (28.83%) HTML
13 32 (28.83%) BDD
14 29 (26.13%) Spring
15 27 (24.32%) CSS
16 26 (23.42%) Selenium
16 26 (23.42%) WCF
16 26 (23.42%) Entity Framework
17 25 (22.52%) jQuery
17 25 (22.52%) Hibernate
18 24 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
18 24 (21.62%) .NET Framework
19 23 (20.72%) Git (software)
19 23 (20.72%) OO
20 22 (19.82%) JIRA
21 21 (18.92%) QA
21 21 (18.92%) Scrum
21 21 (18.92%) WebDriver

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.01%) WebLogic
2 9 (8.11%) CMS
3 7 (6.31%) IIS
3 7 (6.31%) NServiceBus
3 7 (6.31%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (3.60%) Apache
4 4 (3.60%) MQSeries
4 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.60%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.70%) Node.js
5 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.80%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.90%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.90%) Documentum
7 1 (0.90%) JBoss
7 1 (0.90%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.90%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.60%) SaaS
3 3 (2.70%) GitHub
4 2 (1.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.61%) Internet
2 2 (1.80%) LDAP
2 2 (1.80%) SNMP
2 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.90%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.31%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.50%) DB2
5 5 (4.50%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.60%) Big Data
6 4 (3.60%) Jackrabbit
6 4 (3.60%) MySQL
6 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.90%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (23.42%) Selenium
2 23 (20.72%) Git (software)
3 22 (19.82%) JIRA
4 21 (18.92%) WebDriver
5 19 (17.12%) JUnit
5 19 (17.12%) Subversion
6 16 (14.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (9.91%) Cucumber
8 10 (9.01%) JBehave
8 10 (9.01%) Jenkins
9 8 (7.21%) JMeter
10 7 (6.31%) HP UFT
10 7 (6.31%) NUnit
10 7 (6.31%) SoapUI
10 7 (6.31%) TeamCity
11 6 (5.41%) Ant
11 6 (5.41%) Eclipse
12 5 (4.50%) CruiseControl
12 5 (4.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (3.60%) ReSharper
General
1 36 (32.43%) Finance
2 14 (12.61%) Banking
3 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.80%) Electronics
4 2 (1.80%) Legal
4 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
4 2 (1.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) French Language
5 1 (0.90%) Games
5 1 (0.90%) German Language
5 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (69.37%) Developer
2 34 (30.63%) Java Developer
3 26 (23.42%) C# Developer
4 22 (19.82%) .NET Developer
5 17 (15.32%) Senior Developer
6 16 (14.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (12.61%) Java Engineer
8 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (9.01%) J2EE Developer
9 10 (9.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 10 (9.01%) Software Developer
10 9 (8.11%) QA Automation Engineer
10 9 (8.11%) QA Engineer
11 8 (7.21%) .NET Software Developer
11 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (7.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (7.21%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (7.21%) Programmer
11 8 (7.21%) Test Automation Engineer
11 8 (7.21%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (65.77%) SOAP
2 54 (48.65%) Web Services
3 47 (42.34%) .NET
4 37 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 36 (32.43%) XML
6 32 (28.83%) HTML
7 29 (26.13%) Spring
8 27 (24.32%) CSS
9 26 (23.42%) Entity Framework
9 26 (23.42%) WCF
10 25 (22.52%) Hibernate
10 25 (22.52%) jQuery
11 24 (21.62%) .NET Framework
11 24 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (17.12%) J2EE
13 15 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (13.51%) JSON
14 14 (12.61%) HTML5
14 14 (12.61%) JMS
14 14 (12.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.01%) RIA
3 9 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.60%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.80%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.90%) Fintech
7 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.01%) Unix
2 9 (8.11%) Linux
3 7 (6.31%) Windows
4 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.60%) HPUX
4 4 (3.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (63.06%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (41.44%) MVC
3 33 (29.73%) TDD
4 32 (28.83%) BDD
5 23 (20.72%) OO
6 21 (18.92%) Scrum
7 18 (16.22%) Software Engineering
8 15 (13.51%) Dependency Injection
9 14 (12.61%) SOA
10 13 (11.71%) Test Automation
11 12 (10.81%) CRM
11 12 (10.81%) UML
12 11 (9.91%) API Testing
12 11 (9.91%) OOA/OOD
12 11 (9.91%) Test Scripting
13 10 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (9.01%) QA Automation
14 9 (8.11%) Automation Testing
14 9 (8.11%) DevOps
14 9 (8.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 66 (59.46%) SQL
2 53 (47.75%) Java
3 49 (44.14%) C#
4 41 (36.94%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.81%) T-SQL
6 10 (9.01%) VB
6 10 (9.01%) VB.NET
7 6 (5.41%) PHP
8 4 (3.60%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.60%) VBScript
9 3 (2.70%) ES6
9 3 (2.70%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.70%) Python
10 2 (1.80%) VB6
11 1 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (17.12%) Degree
2 4 (3.60%) ISEB
2 4 (3.60%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.60%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.80%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.92%) QA
2 6 (5.41%) SDET
3 2 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.80%) SEPA
3 2 (1.80%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) Oracle
2 15 (13.51%) IBM
3 11 (9.91%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.31%) HP
5 5 (4.50%) Interwoven
5 5 (4.50%) Sun
6 4 (3.60%) ATG
6 4 (3.60%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.60%) Blue Martini
6 4 (3.60%) Elastic Path
7 3 (2.70%) Adobe
7 3 (2.70%) SAP
7 3 (2.70%) Twitter
8 2 (1.80%) BEA
8 2 (1.80%) Perforce
8 2 (1.80%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.90%) Citrix
9 1 (0.90%) EMC
9 1 (0.90%) Fiorano
9 1 (0.90%) webMethods
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