The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 44 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing REST 3 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.21% 0.71% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 1.75% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
REST
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
115 114 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 46.56% 40.43% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 111 109 180
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

REST
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

REST Salary Trend in Portsmouth

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for REST.

1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) SOAP
3 14 (63.64%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) PHP
3 14 (63.64%) C#
3 14 (63.64%) jQuery
4 12 (54.55%) Apache
4 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (54.55%) Subversion
4 12 (54.55%) JSON
4 12 (54.55%) MongoDB
5 11 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 11 (50.00%) PHPUnit
5 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 11 (50.00%) QA
5 11 (50.00%) CakePHP
5 11 (50.00%) CentOS
5 11 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (50.00%) MySQL
5 11 (50.00%) XML
5 11 (50.00%) LAMP
5 11 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (50.00%) Linux
5 11 (50.00%) OO PHP
5 11 (50.00%) SDLC
6 9 (40.91%) Unix
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (54.55%) Apache
2 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) GitHub
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) MongoDB
2 11 (50.00%) MySQL
2 11 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 5 (22.73%) Big Data
5 1 (4.55%) CouchDB
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Subversion
2 11 (50.00%) PHPUnit
3 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.55%) Xcode
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) SOAP
2 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) jQuery
3 12 (54.55%) JSON
4 11 (50.00%) CakePHP
4 11 (50.00%) LAMP
4 11 (50.00%) XML
5 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
7 3 (13.64%) Laravel
7 3 (13.64%) React
7 3 (13.64%) Sass
8 1 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (4.55%) D3.js
8 1 (4.55%) EJB
8 1 (4.55%) HTML5
8 1 (4.55%) PhoneGap
8 1 (4.55%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) CentOS
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
1 11 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Unix
3 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 4 (18.18%) Android
4 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 11 (50.00%) Scrum
2 11 (50.00%) SDLC
2 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Performance Management
4 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
5 3 (13.64%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 3 (13.64%) Refactoring
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) Android Development
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source Development
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) C#
3 14 (63.64%) PHP
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNP
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft