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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 137 108 122
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +14
Permanent jobs citing REST 15 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.64% 1.55% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 4.14% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 35 21
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
858 941 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.73% 37.46% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 724 801 743
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 5 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 5 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
Welwyn Garden City -10 5 £55,000 +111.53%
Watford 0 3 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead -26 3 £40,000 - 2
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 29 (85.29%) HTML
2 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 22 (64.71%) Java
4 21 (61.76%) CSS
5 20 (58.82%) SOAP
6 18 (52.94%) SQL
7 17 (50.00%) MVC
7 17 (50.00%) Subversion
7 17 (50.00%) jQuery
8 16 (47.06%) Degree
9 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
9 15 (44.12%) SOA
10 14 (41.18%) JUnit
11 13 (38.24%) MySQL
11 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
12 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (35.29%) WCF
12 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
12 12 (35.29%) .NET
12 12 (35.29%) C#
12 12 (35.29%) Web Services
12 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
12 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
12 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 11 (32.35%) Linux
14 10 (29.41%) UNIX
14 10 (29.41%) XML
14 10 (29.41%) Oracle
14 10 (29.41%) NoSQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (26.47%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 7 (20.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (20.59%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (17.65%) Confluence
5 5 (14.71%) MQSeries
6 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
7 3 (8.82%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (8.82%) IIS
7 3 (8.82%) Apache
7 3 (8.82%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) HTTP
2 5 (14.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
4 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (17.65%) Couchbase
6 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
6 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
7 3 (8.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Subversion
2 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
3 14 (41.18%) JUnit
4 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
4 9 (26.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (26.47%) CruiseControl
4 9 (26.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
6 6 (17.65%) Fiddler
6 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
6 6 (17.65%) JIRA
6 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
7 5 (14.71%) Maven
7 5 (14.71%) Log4j
7 5 (14.71%) Ant
8 3 (8.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 7 (20.59%) Retail
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Java Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Support Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Java Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Java Programmer
9 1 (2.94%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Junior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (85.29%) HTML
2 21 (61.76%) CSS
3 20 (58.82%) SOAP
4 17 (50.00%) jQuery
5 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (35.29%) WCF
5 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
5 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 12 (35.29%) .NET
5 12 (35.29%) Web Services
6 10 (29.41%) XML
6 10 (29.41%) Spring
7 9 (26.47%) Entity Framework
7 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 9 (26.47%) NHibernate
7 9 (26.47%) .NET Framework
8 8 (23.53%) JMS
8 8 (23.53%) Struts
9 6 (17.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Web 2.0
3 3 (8.82%) Open Source
4 2 (5.88%) Online Gambling
5 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.94%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) UNIX
3 8 (23.53%) Solaris
4 6 (17.65%) Windows
5 5 (14.71%) HPUX
6 3 (8.82%) AIX
7 2 (5.88%) Android
7 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) MVC
2 15 (44.12%) SOA
3 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
4 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (29.41%) TDD
5 10 (29.41%) Content Management
6 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
6 9 (26.47%) MVVM
6 9 (26.47%) E-business
7 8 (23.53%) Pair Programming
7 8 (23.53%) BDD
7 8 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (20.59%) DevOps
8 7 (20.59%) OOP
9 5 (14.71%) OO
10 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (8.82%) Web Development
11 3 (8.82%) RAD
11 3 (8.82%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 22 (64.71%) Java
3 18 (52.94%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) C#
5 5 (14.71%) XPath
6 4 (11.76%) PHP
7 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.82%) Perl
8 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Degree
2 8 (23.53%) Sun Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Sun
3 8 (23.53%) IBM
4 6 (17.65%) Splunk
5 5 (14.71%) Interwoven
6 3 (8.82%) Zend
7 1 (2.94%) hybris
7 1 (2.94%) ATG
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago