The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 67 78 79
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing REST 7 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.97% 1.70% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.15% 3.27% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 1
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
REST
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
325 490 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.14% 52.07% 42.54%
Number of salaries quoted 273 443 265
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.10%
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 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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +10 5 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Loughborough 0 2 £35,000 -14.63%
REST
East Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
2 18 (75.00%) MVC
2 18 (75.00%) CSS
2 18 (75.00%) jQuery
3 17 (70.83%) SOAP
4 16 (66.67%) Web Services
5 14 (58.33%) .NET
5 14 (58.33%) C#
5 14 (58.33%) HTML
6 10 (41.67%) Ajax
6 10 (41.67%) PHP
6 10 (41.67%) MySQL
6 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
7 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 7 (29.17%) WCF
9 7 (29.17%) RESTful
9 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (29.17%) HTML5
10 6 (25.00%) Entity Framework
10 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (25.00%) SQL
10 6 (25.00%) XML
10 6 (25.00%) OO
10 6 (25.00%) TDD
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
11 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
11 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) MySQL
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) AccuRev
2 3 (12.50%) MSBuild
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
4 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Multimedia
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Senior Developer
3 10 (41.67%) PHP Developer
4 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Programmer
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (8.33%) C# Programmer
8 2 (8.33%) CRM Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
1 18 (75.00%) jQuery
2 17 (70.83%) SOAP
3 16 (66.67%) Web Services
4 14 (58.33%) HTML
4 14 (58.33%) .NET
5 10 (41.67%) Ajax
5 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 7 (29.17%) WCF
7 7 (29.17%) RESTful
7 7 (29.17%) HTML5
8 6 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (20.83%) COM
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (16.67%) CSS3
10 4 (16.67%) JSON
11 3 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) MPEG
1 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) OO
5 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) Code Coverage
7 3 (12.50%) UML
7 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
7 3 (12.50%) Workflow
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (8.33%) MVVM
8 2 (8.33%) BDD
8 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.33%) OOP
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) PHP
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
6 4 (16.67%) C
7 3 (12.50%) C++
7 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 3 (12.50%) XPath
8 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.33%) NetSuite
2 2 (8.33%) Siebel
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