The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 68 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.08% 1.91% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 4.55% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £25,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.86% +1.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
232 176 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 50.00% 42.00% 52.84%
Number of salaries quoted 174 161 142
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
Hampshire

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 25 July 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 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) CSS
3 13 (72.22%) PHP
4 12 (66.67%) SQL
5 11 (61.11%) SOAP
5 11 (61.11%) jQuery
6 10 (55.56%) MVC
7 8 (44.44%) MySQL
8 6 (33.33%) Apache
8 6 (33.33%) Subversion
9 5 (27.78%) E-Learning
9 5 (27.78%) SCORM
9 5 (27.78%) Moodle
9 5 (27.78%) .NET
9 5 (27.78%) C#
9 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
9 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
10 4 (22.22%) Perl
10 4 (22.22%) Web Services
10 4 (22.22%) XML
10 4 (22.22%) UNIX
10 4 (22.22%) Linux
10 4 (22.22%) Finance
10 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
10 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (22.22%) Replication
11 3 (16.67%) LAMP
11 3 (16.67%) Scrum
11 3 (16.67%) JSON

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (27.78%) Moodle
3 2 (11.11%) NServiceBus
3 2 (11.11%) nginx
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) CouchDB
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.11%) Xcode
4 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) PHP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) SOAP
2 11 (61.11%) jQuery
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) XML
5 3 (16.67%) LAMP
5 3 (16.67%) JSON
5 3 (16.67%) WCF
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.11%) MSMQ
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (5.56%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) E-Learning
1 5 (27.78%) SCORM
1 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 4 (22.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) UNIX
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 13 (72.22%) PHP
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) Perl
6 3 (16.67%) PHP5
7 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 2 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Twitter
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft