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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 142 157 145
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing REST 29 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.82% 0.69% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.31% 1.96% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 9
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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
1253 1325 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.64% 35.41% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 1093 868
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 April 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Leeds

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 75 (70.75%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (64.15%) .NET
3 61 (57.55%) C#
4 51 (48.11%) OO
5 50 (47.17%) SQL Server
6 45 (42.45%) Java
6 45 (42.45%) .NET Framework
7 44 (41.51%) JavaScript
7 44 (41.51%) HTML
8 41 (38.68%) CSS
9 38 (35.85%) Apple iOS
10 35 (33.02%) Git (software)
11 34 (32.08%) XML
11 34 (32.08%) SOAP
11 34 (32.08%) WPF
12 33 (31.13%) WCF
12 33 (31.13%) ASP.NET
13 32 (30.19%) Windows
13 32 (30.19%) SQL
14 30 (28.30%) Oracle
14 30 (28.30%) MVC
15 29 (27.36%) WinForms
15 29 (27.36%) Mobile App
16 28 (26.42%) Scrum
16 28 (26.42%) PHP
17 27 (25.47%) Multithreading
18 25 (23.58%) Web Services
18 25 (23.58%) Microsoft
19 24 (22.64%) Retail
19 24 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 14 (13.21%) IIS
2 3 (2.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.94%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 21 (19.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) GitHub
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (47.17%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.81%) Big Data
3 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.89%) MySQL
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.94%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 35 (33.02%) Git (software)
2 24 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (18.87%) ReSharper
3 20 (18.87%) Moq
3 20 (18.87%) SoapUI
4 16 (15.09%) Xcode
5 14 (13.21%) Subversion
6 11 (10.38%) Jenkins
7 10 (9.43%) CocoaPods
8 5 (4.72%) Jasmine
8 5 (4.72%) Selenium
8 5 (4.72%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.89%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.94%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.94%) Maven
General
1 24 (22.64%) Retail
2 22 (20.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (0.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 72 (67.92%) Developer
2 23 (21.70%) .NET Developer
3 16 (15.09%) iOS Developer
4 15 (14.15%) Junior
5 14 (13.21%) Software Engineer
5 14 (13.21%) Architect
6 13 (12.26%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (12.26%) Junior Architect
7 12 (11.32%) C# Software Engineer
7 12 (11.32%) .NET Software Engineer
8 10 (9.43%) Lead Developer
8 10 (9.43%) Software Developer
9 9 (8.49%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.60%) C# Developer
10 7 (6.60%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (6.60%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (6.60%) Mobile Developer
10 7 (6.60%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (5.66%) Systems Integrator
12 5 (4.72%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (64.15%) .NET
2 45 (42.45%) .NET Framework
3 44 (41.51%) HTML
4 41 (38.68%) CSS
5 34 (32.08%) SOAP
5 34 (32.08%) XML
5 34 (32.08%) WPF
6 33 (31.13%) WCF
6 33 (31.13%) ASP.NET
7 29 (27.36%) WinForms
8 25 (23.58%) Web Services
9 23 (21.70%) jQuery
10 20 (18.87%) LAMP
10 20 (18.87%) HTML5
10 20 (18.87%) CSS3
11 19 (17.92%) Java EE
12 17 (16.04%) AngularJS
13 16 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (15.09%) Entity Framework
13 16 (15.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.36%) Mobile App
2 22 (20.75%) NHS
3 20 (18.87%) Private Cloud
4 15 (14.15%) User Experience
5 12 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (11.32%) Social Media
6 10 (9.43%) Blackberry
6 10 (9.43%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (4.72%) Open Source
8 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (35.85%) Apple iOS
2 32 (30.19%) Windows
3 22 (20.75%) Android
4 15 (14.15%) Linux
5 7 (6.60%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.89%) UNIX
6 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (70.75%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (48.11%) OO
3 30 (28.30%) MVC
4 28 (26.42%) Scrum
5 27 (25.47%) Multithreading
6 22 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (20.75%) Concurrent Programming
7 20 (18.87%) Analytics
7 20 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (16.98%) RUP
9 17 (16.04%) Software Engineering
9 17 (16.04%) OOP
9 17 (16.04%) Mobile Application Development
10 16 (15.09%) iOS Development
11 15 (14.15%) Memory Management
12 13 (12.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (11.32%) E-Commerce
14 11 (10.38%) Kanban
15 10 (9.43%) Data Modelling
15 10 (9.43%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (57.55%) C#
2 45 (42.45%) Java
3 44 (41.51%) JavaScript
4 32 (30.19%) SQL
5 28 (26.42%) PHP
6 21 (19.81%) Objective-C
7 19 (17.92%) T-SQL
8 15 (14.15%) C++
9 10 (9.43%) Ruby
10 4 (3.77%) VB6
10 4 (3.77%) VB
10 4 (3.77%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.94%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 20 (18.87%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 30 (28.30%) Oracle
2 25 (23.58%) Microsoft
3 20 (18.87%) Apple
4 3 (2.83%) Zend
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