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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 80 117 126
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +9
Permanent jobs citing REST 57 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.81% 1.57% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.24% 4.21% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 55 27 28
Median salary £50,000 £43,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
617 902 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.38% 37.23% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 543 756 817
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +26 19 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hemel Hempstead -3 6 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Stevenage - 6 £48,750 -
Harpenden - 6 £44,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £60,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +6 1 £70,000 +27.27%
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (75.26%) SQL
2 64 (65.98%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (57.73%) SOAP
4 47 (48.45%) Web Services
5 42 (43.30%) Java
5 42 (43.30%) .NET
6 38 (39.18%) JavaScript
7 35 (36.08%) C#
8 32 (32.99%) BDD
9 31 (31.96%) XML
10 28 (28.87%) Scrum
11 27 (27.84%) Finance
11 27 (27.84%) Software Engineering
11 27 (27.84%) Selenium
12 26 (26.80%) MVC
13 25 (25.77%) HTML
13 25 (25.77%) RESTful
13 25 (25.77%) TDD
13 25 (25.77%) Spring
14 24 (24.74%) WebDriver
14 24 (24.74%) QA
15 23 (23.71%) Oracle
15 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET
15 23 (23.71%) JUnit
16 22 (22.68%) Hibernate
16 22 (22.68%) API Testing
17 21 (21.65%) Cucumber
18 20 (20.62%) WCF
19 19 (19.59%) JIRA
19 19 (19.59%) SQL Server

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 9 (9.28%) CMS
1 9 (9.28%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.15%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (4.12%) Apache
3 4 (4.12%) MQSeries
3 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.09%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.06%) IIS
5 2 (2.06%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.03%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.03%) Documentum
6 1 (1.03%) JCAPS
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) SAP BPC
2 2 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.09%) GitHub
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.49%) Internet
2 2 (2.06%) LDAP
2 2 (2.06%) SNMP
2 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.19%) MS Access
4 6 (6.19%) Power BI
4 6 (6.19%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.15%) SAP BW
6 4 (4.12%) Data Mining
6 4 (4.12%) DB2
6 4 (4.12%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (27.84%) Selenium
2 24 (24.74%) WebDriver
3 23 (23.71%) JUnit
4 21 (21.65%) Cucumber
5 19 (19.59%) JIRA
6 15 (15.46%) Git (software)
7 14 (14.43%) Subversion
8 12 (12.37%) HP UFT
8 12 (12.37%) JBehave
8 12 (12.37%) SoapUI
9 7 (7.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (5.15%) Ant
11 5 (5.15%) Eclipse
11 5 (5.15%) Maven
11 5 (5.15%) Visual Studio
12 4 (4.12%) Jenkins
12 4 (4.12%) Log4j
12 4 (4.12%) Mockito
13 3 (3.09%) Jasmine
General
1 27 (27.84%) Finance
2 15 (15.46%) Banking
3 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.06%) Electronics
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.06%) Marketing
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) French Language
5 1 (1.03%) Games
5 1 (1.03%) German Language
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (59.79%) Developer
2 27 (27.84%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.40%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.37%) Analyst
4 12 (12.37%) Automation Test Analyst
4 12 (12.37%) C# Developer
4 12 (12.37%) Java Engineer
4 12 (12.37%) Test Analyst
5 11 (11.34%) QA Automation Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) QA Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.28%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Software Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.22%) QA Test Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Software Test Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) SQL Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Test Automation Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (57.73%) SOAP
2 47 (48.45%) Web Services
3 42 (43.30%) .NET
4 31 (31.96%) XML
5 25 (25.77%) HTML
5 25 (25.77%) RESTful
5 25 (25.77%) Spring
6 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET
7 22 (22.68%) Hibernate
8 20 (20.62%) WCF
9 17 (17.53%) jQuery
10 15 (15.46%) CSS
11 14 (14.43%) J2EE
12 13 (13.40%) .NET Framework
12 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (13.40%) Entity Framework
13 12 (12.37%) HTML5
13 12 (12.37%) Java EE
13 12 (12.37%) XSLT
14 10 (10.31%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Computer Science
1 12 (12.37%) RIA
2 9 (9.28%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.12%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.06%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.03%) Fintech
7 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.31%) Unix
2 9 (9.28%) Linux
3 4 (4.12%) HPUX
3 4 (4.12%) Solaris
3 4 (4.12%) Windows
4 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (65.98%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.99%) BDD
3 28 (28.87%) Scrum
4 27 (27.84%) Software Engineering
5 26 (26.80%) MVC
6 25 (25.77%) TDD
7 22 (22.68%) API Testing
8 14 (14.43%) Automation Testing
8 14 (14.43%) Test Automation
8 14 (14.43%) Waterfall
9 13 (13.40%) OO
10 12 (12.37%) Functional Testing
10 12 (12.37%) QA Automation
10 12 (12.37%) Test Management
10 12 (12.37%) Test Scripting
11 11 (11.34%) Unit Testing
12 9 (9.28%) Agile Testing
12 9 (9.28%) SOA
13 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (8.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 73 (75.26%) SQL
2 42 (43.30%) Java
3 38 (39.18%) JavaScript
4 35 (36.08%) C#
5 15 (15.46%) VB
6 11 (11.34%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.19%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.19%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.19%) VBA
8 3 (3.09%) ES6
9 2 (2.06%) PHP
9 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.06%) VB6
9 2 (2.06%) VBScript
10 1 (1.03%) C++
10 1 (1.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (18.56%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.74%) QA
2 12 (12.37%) SDET
3 2 (2.06%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 23 (23.71%) Oracle
2 15 (15.46%) IBM
3 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.37%) HP
5 8 (8.25%) SAP
6 6 (6.19%) Cognos
7 5 (5.15%) Interwoven
7 5 (5.15%) Sun
8 4 (4.12%) ATG
8 4 (4.12%) Blue Martini
8 4 (4.12%) Elastic Path
9 3 (3.09%) Twitter
10 2 (2.06%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.06%) BEA
10 2 (2.06%) Perforce
11 1 (1.03%) Citrix
11 1 (1.03%) EMC
11 1 (1.03%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.03%) Vignette
11 1 (1.03%) webMethods
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £61,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago