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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 54 57 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing REST 11 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.72% 0.71% 3.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.61% 1.48% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 12
Median salary £21,000 £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
196 203 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 48.40% 47.88% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 191 191 152
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 10 December 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Leicester

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 14 (58.33%) CSS
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) Scrum
3 12 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (45.83%) OO
5 10 (41.67%) Java
5 10 (41.67%) Spring
5 10 (41.67%) Degree
5 10 (41.67%) Twitter
5 10 (41.67%) CQRS
5 10 (41.67%) JPA
5 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 9 (37.50%) Ext JS
7 7 (29.17%) Selenium
8 6 (25.00%) QA
8 6 (25.00%) C#
8 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (20.83%) Issue Tracking
9 5 (20.83%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Usability Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.83%) JIRA
9 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (16.67%) SharePoint

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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
1 4 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Skype
1 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Power BI
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.33%) NUnit
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Junior
3 8 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Junior Java Developer
4 6 (25.00%) QA Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Test Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Office 365 Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 4 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Graduate
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Graduate Java Developer
8 2 (8.33%) IT Graduate
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) CSS
1 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 12 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 10 (41.67%) JPA
3 10 (41.67%) Spring
4 9 (37.50%) Ext JS
5 2 (8.33%) .NET
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (8.33%) Classic ASP
5 2 (8.33%) CSS3
5 2 (8.33%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) SOAP
5 2 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Scrum
3 11 (45.83%) OO
4 10 (41.67%) CQRS
5 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Issue Tracking
6 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Usability Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.33%) MVC
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) TDD
8 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Java
4 6 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Twitter
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft