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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 57 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 5 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.16% 1.55% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.51% 3.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
199 300 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 46.06% 51.64% 47.30%
Number of salaries quoted 164 273 187
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Leicester

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 17 (89.47%) SOAP
3 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 16 (84.21%) MVC
3 16 (84.21%) jQuery
4 13 (68.42%) Web Services
5 10 (52.63%) PHP
5 10 (52.63%) MySQL
6 9 (47.37%) .NET
6 9 (47.37%) C#
6 9 (47.37%) HTML
7 8 (42.11%) Ajax
8 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
9 6 (31.58%) OO
9 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (31.58%) TDD
10 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
11 4 (21.05%) JSON
11 4 (21.05%) WCF
11 4 (21.05%) RESTful
11 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
11 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (15.79%) Degree
12 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 3 (15.79%) Intranet
12 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
12 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
13 2 (10.53%) COM
13 2 (10.53%) OOP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.53%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) French Language
1 1 (5.26%) German Language
1 1 (5.26%) Italian Language
1 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Senior Developer
3 10 (52.63%) PHP Developer
4 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (21.05%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) CRM Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Graduate
8 1 (5.26%) Junior
8 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
8 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) SOAP
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 16 (84.21%) jQuery
3 13 (68.42%) Web Services
4 9 (47.37%) HTML
4 9 (47.37%) .NET
5 8 (42.11%) Ajax
6 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
7 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 4 (21.05%) JSON
8 4 (21.05%) WCF
8 4 (21.05%) RESTful
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (10.53%) CSS3
9 2 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (10.53%) HTML5
9 2 (10.53%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) OOP
3 2 (10.53%) Web Development
3 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (10.53%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) PHP
3 9 (47.37%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (10.53%) NetSuite
2 2 (10.53%) Siebel
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