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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 45 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 11 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.72% 1.96% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.11% 3.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 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
180 281 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.55% 50.00% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 151 241 170
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
1 18 (100.00%) jQuery
2 16 (88.89%) SOAP
3 10 (55.56%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) Web Services
3 10 (55.56%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) WCF
4 8 (44.44%) Ajax
4 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 8 (44.44%) JSON
4 8 (44.44%) PHP
4 8 (44.44%) MySQL
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (44.44%) RESTful
4 8 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
6 6 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (27.78%) OO
8 3 (16.67%) Intranet
9 2 (11.11%) ReSharper
9 2 (11.11%) Web Development

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Senior Developer
3 10 (55.56%) .NET Developer
4 8 (44.44%) PHP Developer
4 8 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 6 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) jQuery
2 16 (88.89%) SOAP
3 10 (55.56%) Web Services
3 10 (55.56%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 8 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (44.44%) Ajax
4 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 8 (44.44%) JSON
4 8 (44.44%) WCF
4 8 (44.44%) RESTful
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 6 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (11.11%) CSS3
7 2 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 5 (27.78%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) PHP
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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