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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 40 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 14 24 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.55% 4.49% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.14% 8.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 0
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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
172 299 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 43.65% 55.99% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 149 247 192
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Leicester

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
1 20 (100.00%) MVC
1 20 (100.00%) jQuery
2 18 (90.00%) SOAP
3 12 (60.00%) .NET
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (60.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) TDD
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) WCF
4 10 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (50.00%) JSON
4 10 (50.00%) Web Services
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (50.00%) RESTful
4 10 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (40.00%) PHP
5 8 (40.00%) MySQL
5 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (40.00%) Ajax
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) OO
8 3 (15.00%) Intranet
9 2 (10.00%) Web Development
9 2 (10.00%) ReSharper

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Senior Developer
3 12 (60.00%) .NET Developer
4 10 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
5 8 (40.00%) PHP Developer
5 8 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
1 20 (100.00%) jQuery
2 18 (90.00%) SOAP
3 12 (60.00%) .NET
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (50.00%) WCF
4 10 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (50.00%) JSON
4 10 (50.00%) Web Services
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (50.00%) RESTful
4 10 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (40.00%) Ajax
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) CSS3
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (60.00%) TDD
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) OOP
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) PHP
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago