The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 45 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing REST 1 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.29% 2.04% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 7.37% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
REST
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 95 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.66% 27.70% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 79 61 53
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

REST
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

REST Salary Trend in Middlesex

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Kernel Development
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) AOP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Grails
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Jetty
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (33.33%) Jetty
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Grails
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Kernel Development
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) HOOD
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) AOP
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle