The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 74 107 130
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +23
Permanent jobs citing REST 60 53 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.00% 2.17% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 5.90% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 56 38 25
Median salary £50,000 £42,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.95% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £37,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
630 899 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.48% 36.80% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 567 763 766
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

REST
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +24 24 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Stevenage - 9 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +4 5 £70,000 -
Harpenden - 5 £44,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -6 3 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £35,000 - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £60,000 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 79 (73.83%) SQL
2 67 (62.62%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (56.07%) SOAP
4 54 (50.47%) Web Services
5 47 (43.93%) .NET
6 46 (42.99%) JavaScript
7 43 (40.19%) Java
8 39 (36.45%) C#
9 37 (34.58%) Software Engineering
10 36 (33.64%) BDD
11 35 (32.71%) Scrum
12 32 (29.91%) XML
12 32 (29.91%) RESTful
13 31 (28.97%) WebDriver
13 31 (28.97%) Finance
14 30 (28.04%) HTML
14 30 (28.04%) QA
14 30 (28.04%) Selenium
15 29 (27.10%) MVC
16 28 (26.17%) jQuery
16 28 (26.17%) TDD
17 27 (25.23%) API Testing
18 26 (24.30%) Cucumber
18 26 (24.30%) ASP.NET
18 26 (24.30%) JUnit
19 25 (23.36%) SQL Server
19 25 (23.36%) Spring
19 25 (23.36%) WCF
20 24 (22.43%) Oracle
21 21 (19.63%) CSS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.41%) CMS
1 9 (8.41%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.61%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (3.74%) Apache
3 4 (3.74%) MQSeries
3 4 (3.74%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.74%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.80%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.87%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.93%) Documentum
6 1 (0.93%) IIS
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) GitHub
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.69%) Internet
2 4 (3.74%) LDAP
2 4 (3.74%) SNMP
2 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) DNS
3 1 (0.93%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (7.48%) MS Access
3 8 (7.48%) Power BI
3 8 (7.48%) SAP Data Services
3 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (6.54%) SAP BW
5 5 (4.67%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.67%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.74%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.74%) DB2
6 4 (3.74%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (2.80%) MySQL
7 3 (2.80%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 31 (28.97%) WebDriver
2 30 (28.04%) Selenium
3 26 (24.30%) Cucumber
3 26 (24.30%) JUnit
4 19 (17.76%) Subversion
5 18 (16.82%) JBehave
6 17 (15.89%) Git (software)
6 17 (15.89%) JIRA
7 13 (12.15%) HP UFT
7 13 (12.15%) SoapUI
8 10 (9.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (7.48%) Visual Studio
10 7 (6.54%) Maven
11 6 (5.61%) CruiseControl
11 6 (5.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (3.74%) Ant
12 4 (3.74%) Eclipse
12 4 (3.74%) Log4j
12 4 (3.74%) Mockito
General
1 31 (28.97%) Finance
2 15 (14.02%) Banking
3 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Electronics
4 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.87%) Marketing
4 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) French Language
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) German Language
5 1 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (58.88%) Developer
2 26 (24.30%) Java Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Java Engineer
4 15 (14.02%) .NET Developer
4 15 (14.02%) QA Automation Engineer
4 15 (14.02%) QA Engineer
5 13 (12.15%) Analyst
5 13 (12.15%) Automation Test Analyst
5 13 (12.15%) Test Analyst
6 12 (11.21%) Software Engineer
7 11 (10.28%) C# Developer
7 11 (10.28%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (10.28%) QA Test Engineer
7 11 (10.28%) Software Test Engineer
7 11 (10.28%) Test Automation Engineer
7 11 (10.28%) Test Engineer
8 9 (8.41%) Senior Developer
8 9 (8.41%) Software QA Engineer
9 8 (7.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (7.48%) Microsoft BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (56.07%) SOAP
2 54 (50.47%) Web Services
3 47 (43.93%) .NET
4 32 (29.91%) RESTful
4 32 (29.91%) XML
5 30 (28.04%) HTML
6 28 (26.17%) jQuery
7 26 (24.30%) ASP.NET
8 25 (23.36%) Spring
8 25 (23.36%) WCF
9 21 (19.63%) CSS
10 20 (18.69%) Hibernate
11 17 (15.89%) Entity Framework
12 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (13.08%) .NET Framework
13 14 (13.08%) HTML5
14 13 (12.15%) Gherkin
15 12 (11.21%) J2EE
15 12 (11.21%) Java EE
16 11 (10.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.95%) RIA
2 14 (13.08%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.48%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.74%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.80%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.93%) Fintech
7 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.41%) Linux
1 9 (8.41%) Unix
2 4 (3.74%) HPUX
2 4 (3.74%) Solaris
3 2 (1.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (62.62%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.58%) Software Engineering
3 36 (33.64%) BDD
4 35 (32.71%) Scrum
5 29 (27.10%) MVC
6 28 (26.17%) TDD
7 27 (25.23%) API Testing
8 16 (14.95%) QA Automation
9 15 (14.02%) Automation Testing
9 15 (14.02%) Test Automation
9 15 (14.02%) Waterfall
10 13 (12.15%) Functional Testing
10 13 (12.15%) Test Management
10 13 (12.15%) Test Scripting
11 12 (11.21%) OO
11 12 (11.21%) Unit Testing
12 11 (10.28%) SOA
13 10 (9.35%) Agile Testing
13 10 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 79 (73.83%) SQL
2 46 (42.99%) JavaScript
3 43 (40.19%) Java
4 39 (36.45%) C#
5 17 (15.89%) VB
6 12 (11.21%) T-SQL
7 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.48%) VBA
8 5 (4.67%) ES6
8 5 (4.67%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.74%) PHP
9 4 (3.74%) VB6
10 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.93%) C++
11 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (17.76%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.87%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (28.04%) QA
2 16 (14.95%) SDET
3 3 (2.80%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 24 (22.43%) Oracle
2 17 (15.89%) IBM
3 14 (13.08%) Microsoft
4 13 (12.15%) HP
5 9 (8.41%) SAP
6 8 (7.48%) Cognos
7 5 (4.67%) Interwoven
8 4 (3.74%) ATG
8 4 (3.74%) Blue Martini
8 4 (3.74%) Elastic Path
8 4 (3.74%) Perforce
8 4 (3.74%) Sun
9 3 (2.80%) Twitter
10 2 (1.87%) BEA
11 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.93%) EMC
11 1 (0.93%) Vignette
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