The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 130 104 124
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Permanent jobs citing REST 20 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.88% 1.61% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 4.39% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £44,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
858 956 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.60% 36.73% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 708 823 715
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

REST
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead -10 9 £40,000 - 1
Watford +9 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Welwyn Garden City -16 2 £55,000 +25.00%
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 32 (78.05%) HTML
2 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
3 26 (63.41%) SOAP
4 25 (60.98%) CSS
4 25 (60.98%) MVC
5 21 (51.22%) Java
6 20 (48.78%) MySQL
6 20 (48.78%) Web Services
6 20 (48.78%) Subversion
7 19 (46.34%) SQL
8 18 (43.90%) Linux
9 17 (41.46%) jQuery
9 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
10 16 (39.02%) NoSQL
11 15 (36.59%) AngularJS
11 15 (36.59%) Degree
11 15 (36.59%) SOA
12 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
12 14 (34.15%) .NET
12 14 (34.15%) C#
12 14 (34.15%) JUnit
13 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
13 13 (31.71%) WCF
13 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (29.27%) TDD
14 12 (29.27%) XML
15 11 (26.83%) UNIX
15 11 (26.83%) Oracle
15 11 (26.83%) Visual Studio

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
1 9 (21.95%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (14.63%) IIS
2 6 (14.63%) Apache
2 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
2 6 (14.63%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (14.63%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (14.63%) Apache ServiceMix
3 5 (12.20%) Confluence
3 5 (12.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (7.32%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) MySQL
2 16 (39.02%) NoSQL
3 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
4 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (14.63%) DB2
6 5 (12.20%) Couchbase
7 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Subversion
2 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
3 14 (34.15%) JUnit
4 11 (26.83%) Visual Studio
5 10 (24.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (24.39%) CruiseControl
5 10 (24.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
7 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Rational Application Developer
8 5 (12.20%) Cucumber
8 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
8 5 (12.20%) Fiddler
8 5 (12.20%) JIRA
9 3 (7.32%) Ant
9 3 (7.32%) Log4j
9 3 (7.32%) Maven
10 2 (4.88%) Selenium
11 1 (2.44%) Grunt
11 1 (2.44%) Bower
General
1 6 (14.63%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (82.93%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Java Developer
2 10 (24.39%) C# Developer
3 9 (21.95%) PHP Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Java Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Support Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Java Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Junior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Junior
8 2 (4.88%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.44%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.44%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (78.05%) HTML
2 26 (63.41%) SOAP
3 25 (60.98%) CSS
4 20 (48.78%) Web Services
5 17 (41.46%) jQuery
6 15 (36.59%) AngularJS
7 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
7 14 (34.15%) .NET
8 13 (31.71%) WCF
8 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (29.27%) XML
10 10 (24.39%) Spring
10 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
10 10 (24.39%) NHibernate
10 10 (24.39%) Entity Framework
10 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 9 (21.95%) Struts
11 9 (21.95%) JMS
12 8 (19.51%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) IVR
3 3 (7.32%) Web 2.0
4 2 (4.88%) Online Gambling
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.44%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 11 (26.83%) UNIX
3 10 (24.39%) Windows
4 9 (21.95%) Solaris
5 7 (17.07%) Android
6 6 (14.63%) AIX
6 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
7 3 (7.32%) HPUX
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) MVC
2 15 (36.59%) SOA
3 12 (29.27%) TDD
4 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (26.83%) Content Management
5 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
6 9 (21.95%) MVVM
6 9 (21.95%) E-business
7 8 (19.51%) Open Source
8 7 (17.07%) BDD
8 7 (17.07%) DevOps
8 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.07%) Web Development
8 7 (17.07%) OOP
9 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
9 6 (14.63%) RAD
9 6 (14.63%) Pair Programming
9 6 (14.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (12.20%) Web Design
11 4 (9.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
2 21 (51.22%) Java
3 19 (46.34%) SQL
4 14 (34.15%) C#
5 10 (24.39%) PHP
6 6 (14.63%) Perl
6 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.32%) XPath
8 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) Sun Certification
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.88%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) IBM
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Sun
2 9 (21.95%) Zend
3 5 (12.20%) Splunk
4 3 (7.32%) Interwoven
5 1 (2.44%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago