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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 53 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 23 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.51% 1.08% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.79% 3.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 0
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
235 212 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.88% 32.72% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 201 208 143
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
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 31 July 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Northampton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (85.37%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (82.93%) JSON
3 30 (73.17%) TDD
3 30 (73.17%) MVC
3 30 (73.17%) MySQL
3 30 (73.17%) OOP
4 29 (70.73%) OO
4 29 (70.73%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (63.41%) Mentoring
6 25 (60.98%) BDD
6 25 (60.98%) J2EE
6 25 (60.98%) OOD
6 25 (60.98%) Java
6 25 (60.98%) Spring MVC
6 25 (60.98%) Spring
7 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
7 23 (56.10%) Scrum
7 23 (56.10%) Web Services
8 22 (53.66%) Git (software)
8 22 (53.66%) SDLC
9 21 (51.22%) User Stories
9 21 (51.22%) JUnit
10 18 (43.90%) C#
11 17 (41.46%) Retail
11 17 (41.46%) Apache Hive
12 14 (34.15%) HTML
12 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
12 14 (34.15%) SQL
12 14 (34.15%) CSS
12 14 (34.15%) Finance

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (14.63%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.88%) JBoss
2 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (73.17%) MySQL
2 17 (41.46%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (4.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Git (software)
2 21 (51.22%) JUnit
3 6 (14.63%) Grunt
3 6 (14.63%) Bower
4 5 (12.20%) Subversion
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (41.46%) Retail
2 14 (34.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Software Engineer
2 16 (39.02%) Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (12.20%) PHP Developer
6 5 (12.20%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (9.76%) UI Developer
7 4 (9.76%) UI Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Junior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Junior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Junior
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) JSON
2 25 (60.98%) Spring MVC
2 25 (60.98%) Spring
2 25 (60.98%) J2EE
3 23 (56.10%) Web Services
4 14 (34.15%) CSS
4 14 (34.15%) HTML
5 9 (21.95%) Ajax
5 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
6 8 (19.51%) HTML5
6 8 (19.51%) CSS3
7 7 (17.07%) SOAP
8 6 (14.63%) XML
8 6 (14.63%) XSLT
8 6 (14.63%) Flash
8 6 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (14.63%) jQuery
8 6 (14.63%) LESS
9 5 (12.20%) Laravel
9 5 (12.20%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Android
1 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (73.17%) TDD
2 30 (73.17%) OOP
2 30 (73.17%) MVC
3 29 (70.73%) OO
3 29 (70.73%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (63.41%) Mentoring
5 25 (60.98%) BDD
5 25 (60.98%) OOD
6 23 (56.10%) Scrum
6 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
7 22 (53.66%) SDLC
8 21 (51.22%) User Stories
9 11 (26.83%) Procedural Programming
9 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (14.63%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (14.63%) Graceful Degradation
10 6 (14.63%) Progressive Enhancement
10 6 (14.63%) Web Design
10 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) Java
2 18 (43.90%) C#
3 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 14 (34.15%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) ActionScript
5 5 (12.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) ISEB
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
1 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Zend
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Google