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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 40 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing REST 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.52% 0.54% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.15% 1.98% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
97 101 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.39% 27.52% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 74 88 83
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £64,000
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 19 December 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 5 (45.45%) OOP
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
1 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
1 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) Objective-C
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) jQuery
1 5 (45.45%) Core Animation
1 5 (45.45%) Animation
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (36.36%) NHibernate
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Coaching
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Logistics
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Junior
2 5 (45.45%) Junior Developer
2 5 (45.45%) iOS Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) jQuery
1 5 (45.45%) Core Animation
2 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) NHibernate
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) Symfony
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) Laravel
3 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) Akka
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Animation
2 1 (9.09%) Semantic Web
2 1 (9.09%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
1 5 (45.45%) OOP
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) iOS Development
2 4 (36.36%) Coaching
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Objective-C
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) PHP5
3 1 (9.09%) Groovy
3 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Zend