The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 47 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing REST 4 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.27% 1.16% 4.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 2.55% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 17
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £28,900 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
114 196 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 36.31% 45.37% 53.25%
Number of salaries quoted 106 164 277
Median salary £43,835 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester 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 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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Leicester

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Leicester region with a requirement for REST.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Logistics
5 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (50.00%) French Language
5 4 (50.00%) German Language
5 4 (50.00%) Italian Language
5 4 (50.00%) Spanish Language
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (50.00%) jQuery
6 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
6 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (37.50%) WPF

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) French Language
1 4 (50.00%) German Language
1 4 (50.00%) Italian Language
1 4 (50.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365 Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior SharePoint Developer
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Graduate
5 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
5 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 3 (37.50%) WPF
6 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET
7 1 (12.50%) EDI
7 1 (12.50%) HTML5
7 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Logistics
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Matrix Management
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) ABAP
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP