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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 71 91 116
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +25
Permanent jobs citing REST 65 59 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.22% 2.47% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.30% 6.86% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 60 48 18
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 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
699 860 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.67% 36.00% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 633 778 670
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +21 30 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Hemel Hempstead -11 6 £27,500 -42.10%
Welwyn Garden City +4 4 £70,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £35,000 -
Hertford - 4 £50,000 -
Royston - 4 £45,000 -
Stevenage - 3 £50,000 -
Rickmansworth +12 2 £55,000 -15.38% 1
St Albans - 2 £53,750 - 3
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 81 (67.50%) Web Services
2 78 (65.00%) SQL
3 68 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (54.17%) SOAP
5 55 (45.83%) Java
6 54 (45.00%) .NET
7 42 (35.00%) JavaScript
8 40 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 39 (32.50%) SQL Server
10 38 (31.67%) C#
11 37 (30.83%) RESTful
12 34 (28.33%) Spring
12 34 (28.33%) Scrum
13 32 (26.67%) TDD
13 32 (26.67%) Degree
14 31 (25.83%) Oracle
15 30 (25.00%) WebDriver
15 30 (25.00%) BDD
16 27 (22.50%) Selenium
16 27 (22.50%) Computer Science
16 27 (22.50%) jQuery
16 27 (22.50%) Finance
17 26 (21.67%) XML
18 24 (20.00%) WCF
19 23 (19.17%) QA
19 23 (19.17%) API Testing
20 22 (18.33%) Cucumber
20 22 (18.33%) JUnit
20 22 (18.33%) IBM
21 21 (17.50%) Microsoft

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 8 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.83%) CMS
3 6 (5.00%) Apache
4 3 (2.50%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.67%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.83%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.83%) Documentum
6 1 (0.83%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 15 (12.50%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.67%) Magento
2 2 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.83%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.83%) IaaS
3 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.17%) Internet
2 9 (7.50%) DNS
2 9 (7.50%) Firewall
3 4 (3.33%) LDAP
3 4 (3.33%) SNMP
3 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.83%) FTP
4 1 (0.83%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (13.33%) MS Access
3 16 (13.33%) Power BI
3 16 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
3 16 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (12.50%) MySQL
4 15 (12.50%) SAP BW
5 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.33%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.33%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.50%) Big Data
8 3 (2.50%) DB2
8 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 27 (22.50%) Selenium
3 22 (18.33%) Cucumber
3 22 (18.33%) JUnit
4 21 (17.50%) JBehave
5 20 (16.67%) Subversion
6 16 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (11.67%) Git (software)
8 13 (10.83%) Maven
9 11 (9.17%) JIRA
10 9 (7.50%) HP UFT
10 9 (7.50%) SoapUI
11 7 (5.83%) Visual Studio
12 6 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (5.00%) Eclipse
12 6 (5.00%) gulp
12 6 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (4.17%) CruiseControl
13 5 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (2.50%) JMeter
General
1 27 (22.50%) Finance
2 8 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (1.67%) Electronics
3 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.67%) Marketing
3 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 79 (65.83%) Developer
2 34 (28.33%) Java Developer
3 19 (15.83%) Java Engineer
4 16 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 16 (13.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 16 (13.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 15 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 14 (11.67%) QA Automation Engineer
6 14 (11.67%) QA Engineer
7 12 (10.00%) Analyst
7 12 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 12 (10.00%) Test Analyst
8 11 (9.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (9.17%) Programmer
8 11 (9.17%) Software Test Engineer
8 11 (9.17%) Test Automation Engineer
8 11 (9.17%) Test Engineer
9 10 (8.33%) QA Test Engineer
10 9 (7.50%) Automation Test Analyst
11 8 (6.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (67.50%) Web Services
2 65 (54.17%) SOAP
3 54 (45.00%) .NET
4 37 (30.83%) RESTful
5 34 (28.33%) Spring
6 27 (22.50%) jQuery
7 26 (21.67%) XML
8 24 (20.00%) WCF
9 21 (17.50%) ASP.NET
10 20 (16.67%) HTML
11 16 (13.33%) Gherkin
11 16 (13.33%) MDX
12 15 (12.50%) CSS
12 15 (12.50%) Hibernate
13 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (10.83%) Entity Framework
14 11 (9.17%) J2EE
14 11 (9.17%) JAX-RS
15 10 (8.33%) .NET Framework
16 9 (7.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 15 (12.50%) RIA
5 6 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.17%) Fintech
7 4 (3.33%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.50%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.83%) Social Network
9 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.83%) Linux
1 7 (5.83%) Unix
2 2 (1.67%) Android
2 2 (1.67%) HPUX
2 2 (1.67%) Solaris
2 2 (1.67%) Windows
3 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 34 (28.33%) Scrum
4 32 (26.67%) TDD
5 30 (25.00%) BDD
6 23 (19.17%) API Testing
7 21 (17.50%) MVC
8 19 (15.83%) ETL
9 18 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (14.17%) Unit Testing
11 16 (13.33%) Data Modelling
11 16 (13.33%) Database Tuning
11 16 (13.33%) ETL Development
11 16 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (13.33%) Time Management
12 15 (12.50%) QA Automation
13 11 (9.17%) Automation Testing
13 11 (9.17%) OO
13 11 (9.17%) Test Automation
13 11 (9.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 78 (65.00%) SQL
2 55 (45.83%) Java
3 42 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 38 (31.67%) C#
5 18 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 16 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 16 (13.33%) VBA
7 13 (10.83%) VB
8 6 (5.00%) ES6
9 5 (4.17%) PHP
9 5 (4.17%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.33%) VB6
11 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.67%) Python
12 1 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) ISEB
3 2 (1.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.17%) QA
2 15 (12.50%) SDET
3 3 (2.50%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 31 (25.83%) Oracle
2 22 (18.33%) IBM
3 21 (17.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (14.17%) SAP
5 16 (13.33%) Cognos
6 9 (7.50%) HP
7 4 (3.33%) Perforce
8 3 (2.50%) Sybase
9 2 (1.67%) ATG
9 2 (1.67%) BEA
9 2 (1.67%) Blue Martini
9 2 (1.67%) Talend
10 1 (0.83%) Citrix
10 1 (0.83%) EMC
10 1 (0.83%) ESRI
10 1 (0.83%) Google
10 1 (0.83%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.83%) Vignette
10 1 (0.83%) VMware
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £60000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood
Hamilton Fraser
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bouns
Posted: 18 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonu
Posted: 18 days ago
St. Albans
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago