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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 67 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.74% - 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.40% - 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £39,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
208 153 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 30.86% 40.80% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 197 144 139
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
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 22 August 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 12 (85.71%) Ajax
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) HTML
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) CMS
3 9 (64.29%) ActionScript
3 9 (64.29%) Flash
4 8 (57.14%) JSON
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (42.86%) OO
6 6 (42.86%) Java
7 5 (35.71%) SOAP
7 5 (35.71%) XML
7 5 (35.71%) XSLT
7 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
7 5 (35.71%) QA
7 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
8 4 (28.57%) ExpressionEngine
8 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
8 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 4 (28.57%) ActionScript 3.0
8 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 4 (28.57%) WordPress
8 4 (28.57%) LAMP
8 4 (28.57%) SEO
8 4 (28.57%) Billing
8 4 (28.57%) Extranet
8 4 (28.57%) MySQL
8 4 (28.57%) OOP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (71.43%) CMS
2 4 (28.57%) ExpressionEngine
2 4 (28.57%) WordPress
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Extranet
1 4 (28.57%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (28.57%) Billing
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 7 (50.00%) UI Programmer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Ajax
1 12 (85.71%) HTML
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) Flash
3 8 (57.14%) JSON
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) SOAP
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) XSLT
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) LAMP
7 3 (21.43%) RESTful
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
9 1 (7.14%) J2EE
9 1 (7.14%) JMS
9 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
9 1 (7.14%) Sass
9 1 (7.14%) LESS
9 1 (7.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.14%) DataPower
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) SEO
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) EAI
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) B2B
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) ActionScript
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM