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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 77 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.24% 1.37% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 3.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
218 180 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 53.17% 41.00% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 144 156 102
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) PHP
4 7 (58.33%) MVC
5 5 (41.67%) SOAP
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) E-Learning
5 5 (41.67%) SCORM
5 5 (41.67%) Moodle
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) PHP5
7 3 (25.00%) JSON
7 3 (25.00%) WCF
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) Xcode
8 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
8 2 (16.67%) CouchDB
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (16.67%) BDD
8 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
8 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
8 2 (16.67%) nginx
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (16.67%) NServiceBus

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (41.67%) Moodle
2 2 (16.67%) NServiceBus
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) CouchDB
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Xcode
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) PHP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (16.67%) MSMQ
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) E-Learning
1 5 (41.67%) SCORM
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) PHP
4 5 (41.67%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) PHP5
6 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft