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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 100 124 113
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing REST 54 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.24% 1.05% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.09% 3.04% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 18
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £40,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,000
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
886 855 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.82% 34.53% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 760 720 717
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +9 27 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Watford +12 19 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Letchworth - 3 £40,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £52,500 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 59 (84.29%) JavaScript
1 59 (84.29%) Web Services
2 52 (74.29%) SOAP
3 51 (72.86%) MVC
4 47 (67.14%) Linux
5 45 (64.29%) MySQL
6 36 (51.43%) HTML
7 35 (50.00%) CSS
8 32 (45.71%) SQL
9 31 (44.29%) PHP
9 31 (44.29%) NoSQL
10 30 (42.86%) Java
10 30 (42.86%) Subversion
11 27 (38.57%) Zend
12 26 (37.14%) Symfony
12 26 (37.14%) Laravel
13 25 (35.71%) TDD
13 25 (35.71%) Android
13 25 (35.71%) Open Source
14 23 (32.86%) API Integration
14 23 (32.86%) XML
15 22 (31.43%) Apple iOS
16 21 (30.00%) jQuery
16 21 (30.00%) C#
17 20 (28.57%) Windows
17 20 (28.57%) Oracle
17 20 (28.57%) JMS
17 20 (28.57%) IBM
17 20 (28.57%) Spring
18 19 (27.14%) Tomcat

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 19 (27.14%) Tomcat
2 14 (20.00%) IIS
2 14 (20.00%) Apache
3 13 (18.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (18.57%) IBM HTTP Server
3 13 (18.57%) WebSphere
3 13 (18.57%) Apache ServiceMix
4 5 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (5.71%) MQSeries
5 4 (5.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Node.js
7 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.43%) Drupal
8 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.43%) WordPress
8 1 (1.43%) Confluence
8 1 (1.43%) CMS
8 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.71%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) PaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.71%) HTTP
2 5 (7.14%) Internet
3 4 (5.71%) VoIP
4 2 (2.86%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (64.29%) MySQL
2 31 (44.29%) NoSQL
3 13 (18.57%) DB2
4 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.43%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 30 (42.86%) Subversion
2 19 (27.14%) JUnit
3 18 (25.71%) Eclipse
4 15 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 13 (18.57%) Rational Application Developer
5 13 (18.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 11 (15.71%) Visual Studio
7 6 (8.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (8.57%) CruiseControl
7 6 (8.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (7.14%) Maven
9 4 (5.71%) Ant
9 4 (5.71%) Log4j
10 2 (2.86%) JIRA
10 2 (2.86%) Selenium
10 2 (2.86%) PHPUnit
10 2 (2.86%) Xdebug
11 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.43%) Fiddler
11 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
1 3 (4.29%) Retail
2 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 67 (95.71%) Developer
2 26 (37.14%) PHP Developer
3 22 (31.43%) Java Developer
4 16 (22.86%) Senior Developer
5 13 (18.57%) Support Consultant
5 13 (18.57%) Consultant
5 13 (18.57%) Java Consultant
6 12 (17.14%) Senior PHP Developer
7 9 (12.86%) C# Developer
8 8 (11.43%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.14%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.29%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.29%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.29%) Senior C# Developer
12 2 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (84.29%) Web Services
2 52 (74.29%) SOAP
3 36 (51.43%) HTML
4 35 (50.00%) CSS
5 26 (37.14%) Symfony
5 26 (37.14%) Laravel
6 23 (32.86%) XML
7 21 (30.00%) jQuery
8 20 (28.57%) Spring
8 20 (28.57%) JMS
9 18 (25.71%) .NET
10 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET
10 17 (24.29%) XHTML
10 17 (24.29%) Struts
10 17 (24.29%) AngularJS
11 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (18.57%) JDBC
12 13 (18.57%) JSP
12 13 (18.57%) JSTL
12 13 (18.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) IVR
2 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.57%) User Experience
4 6 (8.57%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.71%) Web 2.0
6 3 (4.29%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.29%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.86%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 47 (67.14%) Linux
2 25 (35.71%) Android
3 22 (31.43%) Apple iOS
4 20 (28.57%) Windows
5 18 (25.71%) UNIX
6 17 (24.29%) Solaris
7 13 (18.57%) AIX
8 4 (5.71%) HPUX
9 3 (4.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (72.86%) MVC
2 25 (35.71%) TDD
2 25 (35.71%) Open Source
3 23 (32.86%) API Integration
4 19 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (24.29%) Content Management
6 16 (22.86%) Web Development
7 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (18.57%) RAD
9 12 (17.14%) OO
10 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
11 7 (10.00%) SOA
11 7 (10.00%) Web Design
11 7 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (8.57%) OOP
12 6 (8.57%) DevOps
12 6 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
13 5 (7.14%) E-business
13 5 (7.14%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 59 (84.29%) JavaScript
2 32 (45.71%) SQL
3 31 (44.29%) PHP
4 30 (42.86%) Java
5 21 (30.00%) C#
6 13 (18.57%) Perl
6 13 (18.57%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.71%) XPath
8 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Sun Certification
2 11 (15.71%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
2 5 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Zend
2 20 (28.57%) Oracle
2 20 (28.57%) IBM
3 13 (18.57%) Sun
4 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.71%) Adobe
5 4 (5.71%) Interwoven
6 3 (4.29%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.86%) Avaya
8 1 (1.43%) Google
8 1 (1.43%) HP
8 1 (1.43%) Splunk
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago