The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 72 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Permanent jobs citing REST 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.55% 0.91% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 2.76% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £38,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
REST
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
263 145 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 36.08% 32.95% 33.19%
Number of salaries quoted 243 138 143
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

REST
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

REST Salary Trend in Northampton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) Ajax
1 10 (90.91%) JSON
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) OO
3 8 (72.73%) CMS
3 8 (72.73%) User Experience
4 7 (63.64%) XML
4 7 (63.64%) XSLT
4 7 (63.64%) Flash
4 7 (63.64%) ActionScript
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
5 5 (45.45%) QA
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 3 (27.27%) RESTful
7 3 (27.27%) Adobe
8 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
9 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
9 1 (9.09%) Sass
9 1 (9.09%) LESS
9 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
9 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (9.09%) CSS3
9 1 (9.09%) DataPower

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 8 (72.73%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) UI Developer
2 9 (81.82%) UI Programmer
3 5 (45.45%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) Ajax
1 10 (90.91%) JSON
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) XML
3 7 (63.64%) XSLT
3 7 (63.64%) Flash
4 3 (27.27%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
5 1 (9.09%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) LESS
5 1 (9.09%) JMS
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) DataPower
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) EAI
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) ActionScript
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) IBM