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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 119 108 111
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing REST 18 20 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.88% 1.04% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 2.71% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 50
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £41,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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
790 737 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.73% 38.33% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 611 613 888
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Welwyn Garden City 0 9 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Watford -8 7 £42,500 -22.72%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £27,500 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 34 (85.00%) HTML
2 28 (70.00%) Java
3 27 (67.50%) SOAP
4 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 25 (62.50%) Degree
5 23 (57.50%) CSS
6 21 (52.50%) jQuery
7 20 (50.00%) Subversion
7 20 (50.00%) SQL
8 19 (47.50%) Oracle
8 19 (47.50%) XML
8 19 (47.50%) SOA
9 18 (45.00%) E-Commerce
10 17 (42.50%) MySQL
10 17 (42.50%) Content Management
11 16 (40.00%) Retail
11 16 (40.00%) Web Services
11 16 (40.00%) UNIX
11 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
11 16 (40.00%) Adobe CQ
12 15 (37.50%) JUnit
13 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
13 14 (35.00%) .NET
14 13 (32.50%) Manufacturing
14 13 (32.50%) Maven
14 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
15 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (30.00%) Spring
15 12 (30.00%) J2EE
15 12 (30.00%) C#

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (40.00%) Adobe CQ
2 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (25.00%) MQSeries
3 5 (12.50%) Confluence
3 5 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.50%) JBoss
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (5.00%) IIS
7 1 (2.50%) Node.js
7 1 (2.50%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) HTTP
1 10 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) MySQL
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 10 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
6 5 (12.50%) Couchbase
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (5.00%) DB2
9 1 (2.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (50.00%) Subversion
2 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 15 (37.50%) JUnit
4 13 (32.50%) Maven
5 12 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 12 (30.00%) Ant
6 11 (27.50%) Eclipse
7 10 (25.00%) Log4j
7 10 (25.00%) CruiseControl
7 10 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 10 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
9 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
9 5 (12.50%) JIRA
9 5 (12.50%) Fiddler
10 2 (5.00%) Hudson
10 2 (5.00%) Mockito
10 2 (5.00%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (2.50%) Robolectric
11 1 (2.50%) TestNG
General
1 16 (40.00%) Retail
2 13 (32.50%) Manufacturing
3 8 (20.00%) Finance
4 5 (12.50%) Games
5 2 (5.00%) Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Test Manager
4 6 (15.00%) Test Leader
5 5 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Designer
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (85.00%) HTML
2 27 (67.50%) SOAP
3 23 (57.50%) CSS
4 21 (52.50%) jQuery
5 19 (47.50%) XML
6 16 (40.00%) Web Services
7 14 (35.00%) .NET
8 12 (30.00%) J2EE
8 12 (30.00%) Spring
8 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
9 11 (27.50%) JSON
9 11 (27.50%) WCF
9 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
9 11 (27.50%) Hibernate
9 11 (27.50%) XSLT
10 10 (25.00%) JMS
10 10 (25.00%) Servlets
10 10 (25.00%) Struts
10 10 (25.00%) XMLBeans
10 10 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Web 2.0
2 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Online Gambling
5 1 (2.50%) iPhone
5 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.50%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.50%) Open Source
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) UNIX
2 12 (30.00%) Linux
3 10 (25.00%) HPUX
3 10 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) SOA
2 18 (45.00%) E-Commerce
3 17 (42.50%) Content Management
4 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
5 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (27.50%) TDD
6 11 (27.50%) OO
6 11 (27.50%) MVC
6 11 (27.50%) MVVM
7 7 (17.50%) E-business
8 6 (15.00%) Pair Programming
8 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
8 6 (15.00%) BDD
8 6 (15.00%) System Testing
8 6 (15.00%) DevOps
8 6 (15.00%) People Management
9 5 (12.50%) OOP
10 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (7.50%) Scrum
11 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 20 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (30.00%) C#
5 10 (25.00%) XPath
6 2 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) C++
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) PHP5
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (62.50%) Degree
2 10 (25.00%) Sun Certification
3 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (15.00%) ISEB
3 6 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Oracle
2 12 (30.00%) IBM
3 10 (25.00%) Sun
3 10 (25.00%) Interwoven
4 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.50%) Splunk
6 2 (5.00%) Fiorano
6 2 (5.00%) Software AG
6 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (5.00%) webMethods
7 1 (2.50%) ATG
7 1 (2.50%) Temenos
7 1 (2.50%) Dell
7 1 (2.50%) Zend
7 1 (2.50%) hybris
Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 28k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago