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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 72 94 118
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +24
Permanent jobs citing REST 66 61 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.39% 2.51% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.20% 6.93% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 62 47 24
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
647 880 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.26% 36.21% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 600 782 711
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +31 28 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Stevenage - 9 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -11 6 £27,500 -45.00%
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £70,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £35,000 -
Hertford - 3 £50,000 - 1
Royston - 2 £43,750 - 1
Rickmansworth +20 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Harpenden - 1 £44,000 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 77 (67.54%) SQL
2 68 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (57.02%) SOAP
4 63 (55.26%) Web Services
5 53 (46.49%) .NET
6 45 (39.47%) Java
7 44 (38.60%) JavaScript
8 41 (35.96%) C#
9 36 (31.58%) Software Engineering
10 35 (30.70%) RESTful
11 34 (29.82%) BDD
12 33 (28.95%) Finance
13 32 (28.07%) Scrum
14 30 (26.32%) SQL Server
14 30 (26.32%) WebDriver
15 29 (25.44%) Selenium
15 29 (25.44%) Oracle
15 29 (25.44%) TDD
16 28 (24.56%) jQuery
17 27 (23.68%) WCF
17 27 (23.68%) QA
17 27 (23.68%) Spring
17 27 (23.68%) API Testing
18 26 (22.81%) MVC
18 26 (22.81%) Cucumber
19 25 (21.93%) XML
20 24 (21.05%) ASP.NET
20 24 (21.05%) HTML
21 23 (20.18%) Degree
22 20 (17.54%) Computer Science

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 5 (4.39%) CMS
1 5 (4.39%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.63%) NServiceBus
2 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.75%) Apache
3 2 (1.75%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.88%) Documentum
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 11 (9.65%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.28%) Internet
2 5 (4.39%) DNS
2 5 (4.39%) Firewall
3 4 (3.51%) LDAP
3 4 (3.51%) SNMP
3 4 (3.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (12.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (10.53%) MS Access
3 12 (10.53%) Power BI
3 12 (10.53%) SAP Data Services
3 12 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (9.65%) SAP BW
5 9 (7.89%) MySQL
6 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.51%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.75%) Big Data
9 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (26.32%) WebDriver
2 29 (25.44%) Selenium
3 26 (22.81%) Cucumber
4 19 (16.67%) JUnit
5 17 (14.91%) JBehave
6 16 (14.04%) Subversion
7 15 (13.16%) JIRA
8 13 (11.40%) HP UFT
8 13 (11.40%) SoapUI
9 12 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (9.65%) Git (software)
11 8 (7.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (7.02%) Maven
12 7 (6.14%) Visual Studio
13 5 (4.39%) CruiseControl
13 5 (4.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (2.63%) gulp
14 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
14 3 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
14 3 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (28.95%) Finance
2 13 (11.40%) Banking
3 2 (1.75%) Electronics
3 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.75%) Marketing
3 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (61.40%) Developer
2 27 (23.68%) Java Developer
3 18 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 17 (14.91%) Java Engineer
5 15 (13.16%) Analyst
5 15 (13.16%) Test Analyst
6 14 (12.28%) QA Automation Engineer
6 14 (12.28%) QA Engineer
7 13 (11.40%) Automation Test Analyst
8 12 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 12 (10.53%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
8 12 (10.53%) Software Engineer
9 10 (8.77%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (8.77%) QA Test Engineer
9 10 (8.77%) Software Test Engineer
9 10 (8.77%) Test Automation Engineer
9 10 (8.77%) Test Engineer
10 9 (7.89%) C# Developer
10 9 (7.89%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (57.02%) SOAP
2 63 (55.26%) Web Services
3 53 (46.49%) .NET
4 35 (30.70%) RESTful
5 28 (24.56%) jQuery
6 27 (23.68%) Spring
6 27 (23.68%) WCF
7 25 (21.93%) XML
8 24 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 24 (21.05%) HTML
9 19 (16.67%) CSS
10 17 (14.91%) Hibernate
11 15 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (13.16%) Entity Framework
11 15 (13.16%) Gherkin
12 13 (11.40%) HTML5
13 12 (10.53%) .NET Framework
13 12 (10.53%) MDX
14 11 (9.65%) Java EE
15 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.54%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.28%) RIA
3 12 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.51%) Fintech
5 4 (3.51%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.39%) Linux
1 5 (4.39%) Unix
2 2 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 34 (29.82%) BDD
4 32 (28.07%) Scrum
5 29 (25.44%) TDD
6 27 (23.68%) API Testing
7 26 (22.81%) MVC
8 15 (13.16%) Automation Testing
8 15 (13.16%) Test Automation
8 15 (13.16%) Waterfall
9 14 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (12.28%) QA Automation
9 14 (12.28%) Unit Testing
10 13 (11.40%) Functional Testing
10 13 (11.40%) Test Management
10 13 (11.40%) Test Scripting
11 12 (10.53%) Database Tuning
11 12 (10.53%) ETL
11 12 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (10.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (67.54%) SQL
2 45 (39.47%) Java
3 44 (38.60%) JavaScript
4 41 (35.96%) C#
5 17 (14.91%) VB
6 16 (14.04%) T-SQL
7 12 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 12 (10.53%) VBA
8 5 (4.39%) ES6
8 5 (4.39%) PHP
8 5 (4.39%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.51%) VB6
10 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (20.18%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) HND
2 2 (1.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (23.68%) QA
2 14 (12.28%) SDET
3 3 (2.63%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 29 (25.44%) Oracle
2 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.04%) IBM
4 13 (11.40%) HP
4 13 (11.40%) SAP
5 12 (10.53%) Cognos
6 4 (3.51%) Perforce
7 2 (1.75%) BEA
7 2 (1.75%) Sybase
7 2 (1.75%) Twitter
8 1 (0.88%) EMC
8 1 (0.88%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.88%) Vignette
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