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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 85 137 110
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -27
Permanent jobs citing REST 48 20 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.34% 0.87% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.99% 2.29% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 48 13 37
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
601 874 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.26% 37.82% 37.03%
Number of salaries quoted 513 724 824
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 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +12 10 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Harpenden - 7 £44,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +19 6 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Rickmansworth - 4 £60,000 -
St Albans - 1 £50,000 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 66 (66.67%) SQL
2 64 (64.65%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (56.57%) SOAP
4 48 (48.48%) Java
5 42 (42.42%) Web Services
6 40 (40.40%) .NET
7 39 (39.39%) C#
8 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
9 34 (34.34%) XML
10 33 (33.33%) BDD
11 30 (30.30%) TDD
11 30 (30.30%) MVC
12 27 (27.27%) ASP.NET
12 27 (27.27%) Spring
12 27 (27.27%) Selenium
13 26 (26.26%) Finance
14 25 (25.25%) HTML
15 24 (24.24%) WCF
15 24 (24.24%) QA
16 23 (23.23%) WebDriver
16 23 (23.23%) JUnit
16 23 (23.23%) Hibernate
16 23 (23.23%) Scrum
17 22 (22.22%) RESTful
18 20 (20.20%) JIRA
19 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
19 19 (19.19%) J2EE
20 18 (18.18%) CSS
20 18 (18.18%) .NET Framework
20 18 (18.18%) Entity Framework

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 10 (10.10%) WebLogic
2 9 (9.09%) CMS
3 6 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.05%) NServiceBus
5 4 (4.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (4.04%) Apache
5 4 (4.04%) IIS
5 4 (4.04%) MQSeries
5 4 (4.04%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.04%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.03%) Node.js
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.02%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.01%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.01%) Documentum
8 1 (1.01%) JBoss
8 1 (1.01%) JCAPS
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.03%) GitHub
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.16%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.05%) DB2
4 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.05%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.04%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (4.04%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.03%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.01%) Big Data
8 1 (1.01%) MySQL
8 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (27.27%) Selenium
2 23 (23.23%) JUnit
2 23 (23.23%) WebDriver
3 20 (20.20%) JIRA
4 17 (17.17%) Cucumber
5 16 (16.16%) Git (software)
6 13 (13.13%) Subversion
7 12 (12.12%) JBehave
8 11 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (10.10%) HP UFT
9 10 (10.10%) SoapUI
10 8 (8.08%) Jenkins
11 6 (6.06%) Ant
11 6 (6.06%) Eclipse
12 5 (5.05%) NUnit
12 5 (5.05%) TeamCity
13 4 (4.04%) JMeter
13 4 (4.04%) Log4j
13 4 (4.04%) Maven
13 4 (4.04%) Mockito
General
1 26 (26.26%) Finance
2 15 (15.15%) Banking
3 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.02%) Electronics
4 2 (2.02%) Legal
4 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.02%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) French Language
5 1 (1.01%) Games
5 1 (1.01%) German Language
5 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.01%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (66.67%) Developer
2 31 (31.31%) Java Developer
3 21 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 20 (20.20%) C# Developer
5 14 (14.14%) Senior Developer
6 13 (13.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (13.13%) Java Engineer
7 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
7 11 (11.11%) QA Engineer
8 10 (10.10%) Analyst
8 10 (10.10%) Automation Test Analyst
8 10 (10.10%) J2EE Developer
8 10 (10.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (10.10%) Software Developer
8 10 (10.10%) Test Analyst
9 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 8 (8.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (8.08%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (7.07%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (56.57%) SOAP
2 42 (42.42%) Web Services
3 40 (40.40%) .NET
4 34 (34.34%) XML
5 27 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 27 (27.27%) Spring
6 25 (25.25%) HTML
7 24 (24.24%) WCF
8 23 (23.23%) Hibernate
9 22 (22.22%) RESTful
10 19 (19.19%) J2EE
11 18 (18.18%) .NET Framework
11 18 (18.18%) CSS
11 18 (18.18%) Entity Framework
12 17 (17.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (16.16%) jQuery
14 14 (14.14%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (12.12%) HTML5
16 11 (11.11%) JSON
17 10 (10.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) RIA
2 11 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.01%) Fintech
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.01%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.10%) Unix
2 9 (9.09%) Linux
3 8 (8.08%) Windows
4 4 (4.04%) HPUX
4 4 (4.04%) Solaris
5 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (64.65%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.33%) BDD
3 30 (30.30%) MVC
3 30 (30.30%) TDD
4 23 (23.23%) Scrum
5 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
6 17 (17.17%) API Testing
6 17 (17.17%) OO
7 13 (13.13%) Test Automation
8 12 (12.12%) Automation Testing
8 12 (12.12%) QA Automation
8 12 (12.12%) SOA
8 12 (12.12%) Waterfall
9 11 (11.11%) CRM
9 11 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 10 (10.10%) ERP
10 10 (10.10%) Functional Testing
10 10 (10.10%) Test Management
11 8 (8.08%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (66.67%) SQL
2 48 (48.48%) Java
3 39 (39.39%) C#
4 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 11 (11.11%) VB
6 10 (10.10%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.06%) PHP
8 3 (3.03%) ES6
8 3 (3.03%) Python
8 3 (3.03%) VBScript
9 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (13.13%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.01%) HND
3 1 (1.01%) ISEB
3 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.24%) QA
2 9 (9.09%) SDET
3 1 (1.01%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 15 (15.15%) Oracle
2 10 (10.10%) HP
2 10 (10.10%) IBM
3 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.05%) Interwoven
4 5 (5.05%) Sun
5 4 (4.04%) ATG
5 4 (4.04%) Blue Martini
5 4 (4.04%) Elastic Path
6 3 (3.03%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.03%) SAP
6 3 (3.03%) Twitter
7 2 (2.02%) BEA
7 2 (2.02%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.01%) Citrix
8 1 (1.01%) EMC
8 1 (1.01%) Fiorano
8 1 (1.01%) Vignette
8 1 (1.01%) webMethods
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 28000 - 30000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 70k + 6% Pension, 25 Days, flexi time, training and more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year + fantastic package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago