The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - 33 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.40% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
29 42 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 23.77% 16.80% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 36
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,800 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

REST
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

REST Salary Trend in the Midlands

REST
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Alterian
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Alterian