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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 125 111 128
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing REST 24 21 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.01% 1.12% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.79% 2.69% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 41
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
859 780 1234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.32% 41.60% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 709 673 1062
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014. 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
Watford -7 12 £42,500 -22.72%
Welwyn Garden City - 9 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 38 (76.00%) HTML
2 33 (66.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (66.00%) SOAP
3 27 (54.00%) CSS
4 25 (50.00%) Java
4 25 (50.00%) MySQL
5 23 (46.00%) Web Services
5 23 (46.00%) Degree
6 22 (44.00%) XML
7 21 (42.00%) Linux
8 20 (40.00%) TDD
8 20 (40.00%) jQuery
9 19 (38.00%) SOA
10 18 (36.00%) SQL
10 18 (36.00%) E-Commerce
10 18 (36.00%) Subversion
11 17 (34.00%) Oracle
11 17 (34.00%) AngularJS
12 16 (32.00%) .NET
12 16 (32.00%) Git (software)
13 15 (30.00%) UNIX
13 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (30.00%) Content Management
13 15 (30.00%) NoSQL
14 14 (28.00%) C#
14 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
14 14 (28.00%) MVC
14 14 (28.00%) Retail
14 14 (28.00%) Adobe CQ
15 13 (26.00%) JUnit

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 14 (28.00%) Adobe CQ
2 9 (18.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (16.00%) MQSeries
4 5 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (10.00%) Node.js
4 5 (10.00%) Confluence
5 4 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (6.00%) JBoss
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (4.00%) IIS
8 1 (2.00%) Apache
8 1 (2.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) SaaS
1 5 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) HTTP
2 8 (16.00%) Internet
3 5 (10.00%) CTI
3 5 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) MySQL
2 15 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
6 5 (10.00%) Couchbase
7 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (6.00%) DB2
9 1 (2.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Subversion
2 16 (32.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (26.00%) JUnit
4 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
5 11 (22.00%) Maven
6 10 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (20.00%) Ant
6 10 (20.00%) CruiseControl
7 9 (18.00%) Eclipse
7 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
8 8 (16.00%) Log4j
9 5 (10.00%) JIRA
9 5 (10.00%) Cucumber
9 5 (10.00%) Fiddler
10 2 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (4.00%) SpecFlow
10 2 (4.00%) Hudson
10 2 (4.00%) Mockito
10 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (28.00%) Retail
2 12 (24.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (16.00%) Finance
4 6 (12.00%) Games
5 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.00%) Marketing
7 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.00%) PHP Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Designer
6 6 (12.00%) Test Leader
6 6 (12.00%) Test Manager
6 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
7 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 5 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Java Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (2.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (76.00%) HTML
2 33 (66.00%) SOAP
3 27 (54.00%) CSS
4 23 (46.00%) Web Services
5 22 (44.00%) XML
6 20 (40.00%) jQuery
7 17 (34.00%) AngularJS
8 16 (32.00%) .NET
9 13 (26.00%) WCF
10 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
11 10 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (20.00%) J2EE
11 10 (20.00%) NHibernate
11 10 (20.00%) Spring
11 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
12 9 (18.00%) XSLT
13 8 (16.00%) Symfony
13 8 (16.00%) Laravel
13 8 (16.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (16.00%) Web 2.0
2 6 (12.00%) User Experience
3 5 (10.00%) IVR
3 5 (10.00%) Open Source
4 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Online Games
5 1 (2.00%) Online Gambling
5 1 (2.00%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.00%) iPhone
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Linux
2 15 (30.00%) UNIX
3 11 (22.00%) Android
4 10 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 8 (16.00%) HPUX
5 8 (16.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.00%) Debian
6 1 (2.00%) Windows
6 1 (2.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) TDD
2 19 (38.00%) SOA
3 18 (36.00%) E-Commerce
4 15 (30.00%) Content Management
4 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (28.00%) MVC
6 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
7 11 (22.00%) MVVM
8 10 (20.00%) OO
9 8 (16.00%) BDD
10 7 (14.00%) E-business
11 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (12.00%) System Testing
11 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
11 6 (12.00%) People Management
11 6 (12.00%) DevOps
11 6 (12.00%) Pair Programming
12 5 (10.00%) OOP
13 4 (8.00%) Data Security
14 3 (6.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (50.00%) Java
3 18 (36.00%) SQL
4 14 (28.00%) C#
5 12 (24.00%) PHP
6 8 (16.00%) XPath
7 5 (10.00%) PHP5
8 2 (4.00%) C++
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.00%) Python
9 1 (2.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.00%) Scala
9 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) Sun Certification
3 6 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (12.00%) ISEB
3 6 (12.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) QA
2 5 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) IBM
3 9 (18.00%) Zend
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.00%) Sun
4 8 (16.00%) Interwoven
5 5 (10.00%) Avaya
5 5 (10.00%) Splunk
6 2 (4.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.00%) webMethods
6 2 (4.00%) Software AG
6 2 (4.00%) Fiorano
7 1 (2.00%) ATG
7 1 (2.00%) Temenos
7 1 (2.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.00%) hybris