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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 41 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing REST 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.76% 2.07% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.52% 8.24% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
92 85 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 26.98% 25.15% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 113
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (62.50%) Objective-C
3 4 (50.00%) Animation
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Core Animation
4 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Xcode
5 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
5 2 (25.00%) French Language
5 2 (25.00%) German Language
5 2 (25.00%) Italian Language
5 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) VC++

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (25.00%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (25.00%) French Language
1 2 (25.00%) German Language
1 2 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Core Animation
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) MFC
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) ActiveX
3 2 (25.00%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) Yii
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (12.50%) Laravel
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Animation
2 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Objective-C
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VC++
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C-shell
5 1 (12.50%) PHP5
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle