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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 55 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs citing REST 18 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.79% 0.78% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.78% 2.07% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 1
Average salary £41,250 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
205 242 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 31.73% 37.75% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 168 223 144
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Northampton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) TDD
2 15 (83.33%) OOP
2 15 (83.33%) MVC
2 15 (83.33%) MySQL
3 12 (66.67%) OO
3 12 (66.67%) JSON
3 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
4 11 (61.11%) Scrum
5 10 (55.56%) J2EE
5 10 (55.56%) JUnit
5 10 (55.56%) Java
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 10 (55.56%) OOD
5 10 (55.56%) BDD
5 10 (55.56%) Spring MVC
5 10 (55.56%) Spring
5 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
6 9 (50.00%) User Stories
6 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (50.00%) C#
7 8 (44.44%) Retail
7 8 (44.44%) Apache Hive
8 7 (38.89%) HTML
8 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
8 7 (38.89%) CSS
9 6 (33.33%) SOAP
10 5 (27.78%) PHP
10 5 (27.78%) SQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) MySQL
2 8 (44.44%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 10 (55.56%) JUnit
3 5 (27.78%) Subversion
4 2 (11.11%) Grunt
4 2 (11.11%) Bower
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
5 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) UI Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) JSON
2 10 (55.56%) J2EE
2 10 (55.56%) Web Services
2 10 (55.56%) Spring MVC
2 10 (55.56%) Spring
3 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) SOAP
5 5 (27.78%) CSS3
5 5 (27.78%) Laravel
5 5 (27.78%) HTML5
5 5 (27.78%) Symfony
5 5 (27.78%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (11.11%) Flash
6 2 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) XSLT
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) Ajax
6 2 (11.11%) LESS
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) TDD
2 15 (83.33%) OOP
2 15 (83.33%) MVC
3 12 (66.67%) OO
3 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (61.11%) Scrum
5 10 (55.56%) OOD
5 10 (55.56%) BDD
5 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
6 9 (50.00%) User Stories
6 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (22.22%) Procedural Programming
8 2 (11.11%) Web Design
8 2 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
8 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (11.11%) Graceful Degradation
9 1 (5.56%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) PHP
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Zend
2 1 (5.56%) Google
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20 to £35 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum + +car allolwance +pension
Posted: 2 days ago