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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 32 41 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Permanent jobs citing REST 8 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.85% 0.78% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.64% 2.80% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
83 107 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.54% 27.86% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 59 74 75
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 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 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) CSS3
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Subversion
6 4 (28.57%) Maven
6 4 (28.57%) Logistics
6 4 (28.57%) Ajax
6 4 (28.57%) NHibernate
6 4 (28.57%) JSON
6 4 (28.57%) Dojo
6 4 (28.57%) Selenium
6 4 (28.57%) WCF
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) Firebug
6 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) RESTful
6 4 (28.57%) Open Source
6 4 (28.57%) Jtest
6 4 (28.57%) Hudson
6 4 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (28.57%) Node.js
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 4 (28.57%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) NetWeaver
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP CRM
1 2 (14.29%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (14.29%) SAP HANA
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
1 4 (28.57%) Maven
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) Firebug
1 4 (28.57%) Jtest
1 4 (28.57%) Hudson
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Junior
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Junior Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Technical Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior SAP Technical Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) CSS3
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (28.57%) RESTful
6 4 (28.57%) Ajax
6 4 (28.57%) NHibernate
6 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 4 (28.57%) JSON
6 4 (28.57%) Dojo
6 4 (28.57%) WCF
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Open Source
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Animation
3 1 (7.14%) Semantic Web
3 1 (7.14%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Logistics
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) ABAP
3 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 2 (14.29%) SAP