The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Preston region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - 25 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 2.91% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
70 63 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 52.24% 61.17% 51.37%
Number of salaries quoted 67 63 75
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,300 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
Lancashire

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

REST
Salary Trend in Preston

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

REST Salary Trend in Preston

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Zend
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Akka
2 3 (75.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XML-RPC
3 1 (25.00%) PHP5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Magento

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Java Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Akka
2 3 (75.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XML-RPC
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Zend