The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 106 116 112
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing REST 38 35 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.53% 1.34% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.05% 4.01% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 33
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -23.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £52,500 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
938 873 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.78% 33.54% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 796 764 931
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
East of England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -8 11 £40,000 +30.08%
Borehamwood +5 9 £41,000 -21.90%
Hemel Hempstead +4 2 £40,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £44,000 - 1
Harpenden - 1 £35,000 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (56.90%) C#
1 33 (56.90%) HTML
2 27 (46.55%) .NET
3 23 (39.66%) SOAP
3 23 (39.66%) Web Services
3 23 (39.66%) OO
4 22 (37.93%) CSS
5 21 (36.21%) Web Development
6 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
6 20 (34.48%) MVC
7 19 (32.76%) Java
7 19 (32.76%) jQuery
8 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET
8 17 (29.31%) Scrum
9 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
9 16 (27.59%) TDD
10 15 (25.86%) HTML5
11 13 (22.41%) JSON
11 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (20.69%) Mobile App
13 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
14 10 (17.24%) Android
14 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
15 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (15.52%) Google
15 9 (15.52%) Android SDK
16 8 (13.79%) Android Development
16 8 (13.79%) JUnit
16 8 (13.79%) SQL
16 8 (13.79%) XML

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (5.17%) CMS
2 2 (3.45%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) Drupal
2 2 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Google Apps
2 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) JUnit
2 6 (10.34%) PhoneGap
3 4 (6.90%) SpecFlow
3 4 (6.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (6.90%) Moq
3 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.90%) CruiseControl
3 4 (6.90%) NUnit
3 4 (6.90%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.17%) Maven
5 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.07%) Marketing
2 7 (12.07%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (81.03%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Web Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Android Developer
5 7 (12.07%) C# Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) iOS Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (5.17%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Web Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Sitecore Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Designer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Designer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (56.90%) HTML
2 27 (46.55%) .NET
3 23 (39.66%) SOAP
3 23 (39.66%) Web Services
4 22 (37.93%) CSS
5 19 (32.76%) jQuery
6 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET
7 15 (25.86%) HTML5
8 13 (22.41%) JSON
9 9 (15.52%) Android SDK
10 8 (13.79%) XML
10 8 (13.79%) Spring
11 7 (12.07%) WCF
11 7 (12.07%) RESTful
12 6 (10.34%) MFC
12 6 (10.34%) ATL
12 6 (10.34%) GWT
12 6 (10.34%) Ajax
13 5 (8.62%) Hibernate
13 5 (8.62%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.45%) W3C
2 2 (3.45%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Android
2 6 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 6 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) OO
2 21 (36.21%) Web Development
3 20 (34.48%) MVC
4 17 (29.31%) Scrum
5 16 (27.59%) TDD
6 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
7 8 (13.79%) Android Development
8 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.62%) OOP
9 5 (8.62%) iOS Development
10 4 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (6.90%) BDD
10 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.90%) OOD
10 4 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (6.90%) Kanban
11 3 (5.17%) Multivariate Testing
11 3 (5.17%) Web Accessibility
11 3 (5.17%) Web Analytics
11 3 (5.17%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) C#
2 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 19 (32.76%) Java
4 8 (13.79%) SQL
5 7 (12.07%) C++
6 6 (10.34%) Google Apps Script
6 6 (10.34%) Objective-C
6 6 (10.34%) VC++
7 4 (6.90%) Ruby
8 3 (5.17%) C
8 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.72%) Python
9 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) HL7
1 2 (3.45%) DICOM
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Google
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.45%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.72%) Apple
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stevenage
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago