The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 134 120 151
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +31
Permanent jobs citing REST 52 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.37% 1.44% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.48% 3.58% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 10
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £54,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1162 1062 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.51% 40.17% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 901 874 1053
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

REST
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Leeds region.

REST Salary Trend in Leeds

REST
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Leeds

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 73 (76.84%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (63.16%) Java
3 59 (62.11%) Oracle
4 57 (60.00%) SQL
5 56 (58.95%) Web Services
5 56 (58.95%) JSON
6 53 (55.79%) SOAP
7 51 (53.68%) XML
8 48 (50.53%) Spring
9 47 (49.47%) MySQL
10 44 (46.32%) TDD
11 42 (44.21%) Maven
11 42 (44.21%) JavaScript
12 41 (43.16%) JUnit
12 41 (43.16%) Hibernate
12 41 (43.16%) Spring MVC
12 41 (43.16%) BDD
13 40 (42.11%) JBoss
13 40 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
14 39 (41.05%) Tomcat
15 38 (40.00%) Scrum
15 38 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
15 38 (40.00%) Apache Camel
16 37 (38.95%) JBehave
16 37 (38.95%) Big Data
16 37 (38.95%) Enterprise Architecture
17 36 (37.89%) RESTful
17 36 (37.89%) JPA
18 35 (36.84%) Apache Wicket
18 35 (36.84%) Selenium

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 39 (41.05%) Tomcat
2 24 (25.26%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (7.37%) IIS
5 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.21%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (4.21%) Node.js
7 3 (3.16%) Tornado
7 3 (3.16%) nginx
8 2 (2.11%) Drupal
9 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.95%) HTTP
2 3 (3.16%) SNMP
2 3 (3.16%) LDAP
3 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (49.47%) MySQL
2 37 (38.95%) Big Data
3 27 (28.42%) SQL Server
4 9 (9.47%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.37%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.32%) Redis
7 4 (4.21%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.16%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.16%) Riak
8 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 42 (44.21%) Maven
2 41 (43.16%) JUnit
3 37 (38.95%) JBehave
4 35 (36.84%) Cucumber
4 35 (36.84%) Selenium
5 27 (28.42%) JMeter
6 7 (7.37%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.16%) JIRA
9 2 (2.11%) Subversion
10 1 (1.05%) Hudson
10 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.05%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.05%) NUnit
General
1 26 (27.37%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.21%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 71 (74.74%) Developer
2 40 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 26 (27.37%) Senior Developer
4 12 (12.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (10.53%) Systems Integrator
6 9 (9.47%) Lead Developer
6 9 (9.47%) .NET Developer
7 8 (8.42%) Lead Java Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Architect
9 5 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.21%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.16%) J2EE Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.16%) Team Leader
11 3 (3.16%) Java Team Leader
11 3 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (3.16%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (58.95%) Web Services
1 56 (58.95%) JSON
2 53 (55.79%) SOAP
3 51 (53.68%) XML
4 48 (50.53%) Spring
5 41 (43.16%) Hibernate
5 41 (43.16%) Spring MVC
6 38 (40.00%) Apache Camel
6 38 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
7 36 (37.89%) JPA
7 36 (37.89%) RESTful
8 35 (36.84%) Apache Wicket
8 35 (36.84%) JDBC
9 34 (35.79%) AngularJS
10 32 (33.68%) JMS
11 31 (32.63%) .NET
12 30 (31.58%) HTML
13 24 (25.26%) WebSphere MQ
14 21 (22.11%) ASP.NET
15 19 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) NHS
1 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
1 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.26%) Open Source
2 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.05%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.53%) Linux
2 26 (27.37%) UNIX
3 5 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (76.84%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (46.32%) TDD
3 41 (43.16%) BDD
4 40 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (40.00%) Scrum
6 37 (38.95%) Enterprise Architecture
7 33 (34.74%) MVC
8 26 (27.37%) Dependency Injection
8 26 (27.37%) Complex Event Processing
9 20 (21.05%) OO
10 18 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (16.84%) UML
11 16 (16.84%) Mentoring
12 12 (12.63%) Web Development
13 11 (11.58%) SOA
13 11 (11.58%) Domain-Driven Design
13 11 (11.58%) RUP
14 10 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
14 10 (10.53%) Coaching
15 9 (9.47%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 60 (63.16%) Java
2 57 (60.00%) SQL
3 42 (44.21%) JavaScript
4 33 (34.74%) C#
5 7 (7.37%) PHP
6 6 (6.32%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.21%) Python
8 2 (2.11%) Ruby
8 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) WMI
2 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (62.11%) Oracle
2 40 (42.11%) JBoss
3 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.16%) Splunk
4 3 (3.16%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (2.11%) Apple
5 2 (2.11%) Perforce
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