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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 92 126 115
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -11
Permanent jobs citing REST 63 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.59% 1.06% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.31% 3.12% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 50 22 15
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £50,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
862 801 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.39% 33.96% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 770 674 705
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +15 22 £50,000 +11.11%
Watford +13 18 £45,000 -14.28%
Rickmansworth - 7 £65,000 - 2
Letchworth - 5 £40,500 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 73 (85.88%) Web Services
2 65 (76.47%) SOAP
3 63 (74.12%) JavaScript
4 57 (67.06%) MVC
5 49 (57.65%) Linux
6 47 (55.29%) MySQL
7 44 (51.76%) Java
8 43 (50.59%) SQL
9 37 (43.53%) Oracle
10 36 (42.35%) JMS
11 35 (41.18%) HTML
12 34 (40.00%) IBM
13 33 (38.82%) Spring
13 33 (38.82%) PHP
14 32 (37.65%) NoSQL
15 31 (36.47%) CSS
16 29 (34.12%) Subversion
17 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (31.76%) XML
17 27 (31.76%) Zend
18 26 (30.59%) Symfony
18 26 (30.59%) Laravel
19 25 (29.41%) TDD
19 25 (29.41%) OO
19 25 (29.41%) Android
19 25 (29.41%) Open Source
20 24 (28.24%) UNIX
21 23 (27.06%) Tomcat
21 23 (27.06%) Apple iOS
21 23 (27.06%) API Integration

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 23 (27.06%) Tomcat
2 15 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 14 (16.47%) Apache
3 14 (16.47%) IIS
4 13 (15.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (15.29%) IBM HTTP Server
4 13 (15.29%) Apache ServiceMix
5 6 (7.06%) MQSeries
5 6 (7.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Node.js
7 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.53%) CMS
8 3 (3.53%) WordPress
9 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.18%) JCAPS
10 1 (1.18%) Confluence
10 1 (1.18%) Drupal
10 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
10 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.71%) SaaS
3 1 (1.18%) PaaS
3 1 (1.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.53%) HTTP
2 7 (8.24%) Internet
3 4 (4.71%) VoIP
4 2 (2.35%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (55.29%) MySQL
2 32 (37.65%) NoSQL
3 13 (15.29%) DB2
4 6 (7.06%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.18%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 29 (34.12%) Subversion
2 21 (24.71%) JUnit
3 20 (23.53%) Eclipse
4 13 (15.29%) Rational Application Developer
4 13 (15.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
6 10 (11.76%) Maven
7 7 (8.24%) Visual Studio
8 6 (7.06%) Log4j
8 6 (7.06%) Ant
9 4 (4.71%) JIRA
10 2 (2.35%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (2.35%) Selenium
10 2 (2.35%) PHPUnit
10 2 (2.35%) Xdebug
11 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.18%) CruiseControl
11 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.18%) Grunt
11 1 (1.18%) Yeoman
General
1 16 (18.82%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 80 (94.12%) Developer
2 37 (43.53%) Java Developer
3 26 (30.59%) PHP Developer
4 21 (24.71%) Senior Developer
5 14 (16.47%) Consultant
6 13 (15.29%) Support Consultant
6 13 (15.29%) Java Consultant
7 12 (14.12%) Senior PHP Developer
8 8 (9.41%) Software Developer
9 6 (7.06%) .NET Developer
9 6 (7.06%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) Web Developer
12 3 (3.53%) .NET Software Developer
12 3 (3.53%) C# Software Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Senior C# Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (85.88%) Web Services
2 65 (76.47%) SOAP
3 36 (42.35%) JMS
4 35 (41.18%) HTML
5 33 (38.82%) Spring
6 31 (36.47%) CSS
7 27 (31.76%) XML
8 26 (30.59%) Symfony
8 26 (30.59%) Laravel
9 20 (23.53%) jQuery
9 20 (23.53%) Struts
9 20 (23.53%) Hibernate
10 18 (21.18%) XHTML
11 16 (18.82%) .NET
12 15 (17.65%) Java EE
13 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET
13 14 (16.47%) Spring MVC
14 13 (15.29%) JDBC
14 13 (15.29%) JSP
14 13 (15.29%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) IVR
2 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.06%) Web 2.0
3 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.06%) User Experience
4 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.71%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.35%) Xbox
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 49 (57.65%) Linux
2 25 (29.41%) Android
3 24 (28.24%) UNIX
4 23 (27.06%) Apple iOS
5 20 (23.53%) Windows
6 19 (22.35%) Solaris
7 13 (15.29%) AIX
8 6 (7.06%) HPUX
9 3 (3.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.06%) MVC
2 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (29.41%) TDD
3 25 (29.41%) OO
3 25 (29.41%) Open Source
4 23 (27.06%) API Integration
5 20 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (22.35%) Content Management
7 18 (21.18%) Web Development
8 13 (15.29%) RAD
8 13 (15.29%) OOA/OOD
9 12 (14.12%) UML
9 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
10 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
11 7 (8.24%) Multithreading
11 7 (8.24%) DevOps
12 6 (7.06%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (7.06%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (7.06%) Concurrent Programming
12 6 (7.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 63 (74.12%) JavaScript
2 44 (51.76%) Java
3 43 (50.59%) SQL
4 33 (38.82%) PHP
5 18 (21.18%) C#
6 13 (15.29%) Perl
6 13 (15.29%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.06%) XPath
7 6 (7.06%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.35%) Ruby
10 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Sun Certification
2 9 (10.59%) Degree
3 4 (4.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (43.53%) Oracle
2 34 (40.00%) IBM
3 27 (31.76%) Zend
4 14 (16.47%) Sun
5 6 (7.06%) Interwoven
6 5 (5.88%) Adobe
7 3 (3.53%) Xamarin
8 2 (2.35%) Avaya
8 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.18%) SAP
9 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.18%) webMethods
9 1 (1.18%) Google
9 1 (1.18%) Ventyx
9 1 (1.18%) HP
9 1 (1.18%) Citrix
9 1 (1.18%) Splunk
Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: 4 days ago