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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 103 154 150
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -4
Permanent jobs citing REST 77 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.24% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.26% 1.48% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 63 10 8
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
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
1231 1285 1165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.85% 39.07% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 1025 1049
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Leeds

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 96 (70.07%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (62.77%) .NET
3 69 (50.36%) C#
3 69 (50.36%) Java
4 59 (43.07%) SQL Server
4 59 (43.07%) OO
5 56 (40.88%) XML
6 54 (39.42%) JavaScript
7 53 (38.69%) Oracle
7 53 (38.69%) SOAP
8 52 (37.96%) .NET Framework
9 51 (37.23%) HTML
10 48 (35.04%) Git (software)
11 47 (34.31%) CSS
12 45 (32.85%) ASP.NET
13 44 (32.12%) SQL
14 42 (30.66%) Web Services
15 40 (29.20%) Scrum
15 40 (29.20%) Multithreading
16 39 (28.47%) Apple iOS
17 35 (25.55%) WCF
18 34 (24.82%) JSON
19 33 (24.09%) Mobile App
20 31 (22.63%) WPF
20 31 (22.63%) WinForms
20 31 (22.63%) MVC
20 31 (22.63%) Windows
21 30 (21.90%) PHP
22 29 (21.17%) HTTP
23 28 (20.44%) LAMP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 25 (18.25%) IIS
2 9 (6.57%) JBoss
2 9 (6.57%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.57%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.46%) CMS
4 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.46%) Node.js
5 1 (0.73%) Tornado
5 1 (0.73%) Drupal
5 1 (0.73%) WordPress
5 1 (0.73%) nginx
5 1 (0.73%) ArcSDE
5 1 (0.73%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 19 (13.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.17%) HTTP
2 1 (0.73%) SNMP
2 1 (0.73%) Internet
2 1 (0.73%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (43.07%) SQL Server
2 25 (18.25%) Big Data
3 14 (10.22%) MySQL
4 5 (3.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.73%) Redis
6 1 (0.73%) Riak
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (35.04%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.87%) Subversion
3 17 (12.41%) Jenkins
4 16 (11.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (11.68%) Xcode
5 15 (10.95%) ReSharper
5 15 (10.95%) Moq
5 15 (10.95%) SoapUI
6 9 (6.57%) JBehave
6 9 (6.57%) Cucumber
6 9 (6.57%) Selenium
6 9 (6.57%) Maven
6 9 (6.57%) JMeter
6 9 (6.57%) JUnit
7 8 (5.84%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.73%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.73%) Hudson
8 1 (0.73%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (12.41%) Retail
2 15 (10.95%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.46%) Games
5 1 (0.73%) Finance
5 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (65.69%) Developer
2 30 (21.90%) .NET Developer
3 24 (17.52%) iOS Developer
4 17 (12.41%) Systems Integrator
5 16 (11.68%) .NET Software Engineer
5 16 (11.68%) C# Software Engineer
5 16 (11.68%) Software Engineer
6 14 (10.22%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.76%) Lead Developer
7 12 (8.76%) Junior
7 12 (8.76%) Software Developer
7 12 (8.76%) Architect
8 11 (8.03%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (7.30%) Java Developer
9 10 (7.30%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (6.57%) Junior Architect
11 8 (5.84%) Android Developer
12 7 (5.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 7 (5.11%) Mobile Developer
12 7 (5.11%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (62.77%) .NET
2 56 (40.88%) XML
3 53 (38.69%) SOAP
4 52 (37.96%) .NET Framework
5 51 (37.23%) HTML
6 47 (34.31%) CSS
7 45 (32.85%) ASP.NET
8 42 (30.66%) Web Services
9 35 (25.55%) WCF
10 34 (24.82%) JSON
11 31 (22.63%) WPF
11 31 (22.63%) WinForms
12 28 (20.44%) LAMP
13 26 (18.98%) Java EE
13 26 (18.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (18.98%) AngularJS
14 24 (17.52%) HTML5
14 24 (17.52%) jQuery
15 21 (15.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 21 (15.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.09%) Mobile App
2 18 (13.14%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (13.14%) NHS
2 18 (13.14%) Social Media
3 16 (11.68%) User Experience
4 15 (10.95%) 3D Graphics
4 15 (10.95%) Blackberry
5 9 (6.57%) Open Source
6 1 (0.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.73%) Statistics
6 1 (0.73%) GIS
6 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.47%) Apple iOS
2 31 (22.63%) Windows
3 23 (16.79%) Android
4 17 (12.41%) Linux
5 7 (5.11%) UNIX
6 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (70.07%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (43.07%) OO
3 40 (29.20%) Scrum
3 40 (29.20%) Multithreading
4 31 (22.63%) MVC
5 26 (18.98%) RUP
5 26 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (17.52%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (17.52%) iOS Development
7 20 (14.60%) E-Commerce
8 18 (13.14%) Mobile Application Development
9 16 (11.68%) Software Engineering
10 15 (10.95%) Business Analysis
10 15 (10.95%) Data Modelling
10 15 (10.95%) OOP
10 15 (10.95%) Analytics
10 15 (10.95%) Memory Management
10 15 (10.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (9.49%) TDD
12 11 (8.03%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 69 (50.36%) C#
1 69 (50.36%) Java
2 54 (39.42%) JavaScript
3 44 (32.12%) SQL
4 30 (21.90%) PHP
5 24 (17.52%) Objective-C
6 18 (13.14%) Ruby
7 16 (11.68%) T-SQL
7 16 (11.68%) C++
8 3 (2.19%) Python
9 1 (0.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (12.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (10.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) WMI
Vendors
1 53 (38.69%) Oracle
2 21 (15.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (12.41%) Apple
4 3 (2.19%) Zend
5 1 (0.73%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 36000-53000 Per Annum 35-53K (neg)+Excellent Projects+Tech+Home Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago