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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 47 61 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing REST 2 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.63% 1.14% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 2.50% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £28,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
REST
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
132 200 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 41.25% 45.66% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 124 164 272
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

REST
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

REST Salary Trend in Leicester

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (50.00%) Matrix Management
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Yammer
4 3 (50.00%) Skype
4 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) French Language
1 2 (33.33%) German Language
1 2 (33.33%) Italian Language
1 2 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365 Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior SharePoint Developer
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Architect
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (33.33%) WPF
6 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 1 (16.67%) EDI
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP