The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 55 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +7
Permanent jobs citing REST 38 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.88% 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.24% 0.97% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 28 0 0
Average salary £41,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -4.76%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
461 309 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 47.04% 46.05% 52.08%
Number of salaries quoted 434 274 365
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
East Midlands

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

REST
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Leicestershire region.

REST Salary Trend in Leicestershire

REST
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

REST
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 29 £40,000 - 1
REST
East Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 44 (95.65%) SOAP
2 43 (93.48%) JavaScript
3 31 (67.39%) C#
3 31 (67.39%) .NET
3 31 (67.39%) Web Services
4 26 (56.52%) CSS
5 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
6 19 (41.30%) HTML
6 19 (41.30%) XML
7 18 (39.13%) SQL
7 18 (39.13%) TDD
8 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
8 17 (36.96%) CRM
8 17 (36.96%) Dynamics CRM
9 16 (34.78%) Java
10 15 (32.61%) Visual Studio
10 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (30.43%) MySQL
11 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
11 14 (30.43%) Eclipse
12 13 (28.26%) MVC
12 13 (28.26%) J2EE
13 12 (26.09%) JBoss
13 12 (26.09%) Tomcat
13 12 (26.09%) Hibernate
13 12 (26.09%) Spring
13 12 (26.09%) JSON
13 12 (26.09%) jQuery
14 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
14 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
3 8 (17.39%) Jetty
4 1 (2.17%) nginx
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) HTTP
2 3 (6.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 14 (30.43%) MySQL
3 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
3 9 (19.57%) RDBMS
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Visual Studio
2 14 (30.43%) Eclipse
3 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.35%) JIRA
5 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.17%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (97.83%) Developer
2 27 (58.70%) Senior Developer
3 16 (34.78%) CRM Developer
4 12 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 11 (23.91%) Java Developer
6 10 (21.74%) C# Developer
7 9 (19.57%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (19.57%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (15.22%) .NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Programmer
10 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (2.17%) C# Programmer
11 1 (2.17%) Applications Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Senior Programmer
11 1 (2.17%) Python Programmer
11 1 (2.17%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (95.65%) SOAP
2 31 (67.39%) Web Services
2 31 (67.39%) .NET
3 26 (56.52%) CSS
4 19 (41.30%) HTML
4 19 (41.30%) XML
5 13 (28.26%) J2EE
6 12 (26.09%) Hibernate
6 12 (26.09%) Spring
6 12 (26.09%) JSON
6 12 (26.09%) jQuery
7 9 (19.57%) RESTful
8 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
9 5 (10.87%) Ajax
9 5 (10.87%) COM
10 4 (8.70%) XSD
10 4 (8.70%) HTML5
10 4 (8.70%) CSS3
10 4 (8.70%) XHTML
11 3 (6.52%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) W3C
2 1 (2.17%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) TDD
2 17 (36.96%) CRM
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.26%) MVC
5 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (17.39%) OOD
7 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.04%) Scrum
9 4 (8.70%) Release Management
10 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.52%) SOA
10 3 (6.52%) Project Management
10 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (6.52%) JVM Tuning
11 2 (4.35%) OOP
11 2 (4.35%) Kanban
12 1 (2.17%) Dependency Injection
12 1 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) JavaScript
2 31 (67.39%) C#
3 18 (39.13%) SQL
4 16 (34.78%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) HDFS
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) JBoss
3 5 (10.87%) Siebel
3 5 (10.87%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (10.87%) NetSuite
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) Sun
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat