The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 16 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 120 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 23 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.91% 1.16% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 3.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 0
Average salary £45,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
647 675 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.49% 31.22% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 585 586 872
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
Berkshire

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

REST
Salary Trend in Reading

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

REST Salary Trend in Reading

REST
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Reading

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 30 (71.43%) SOAP
2 25 (59.52%) JSON
3 24 (57.14%) XML
3 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (52.38%) Web Services
5 21 (50.00%) HTML
6 20 (47.62%) Java
6 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
7 19 (45.24%) CSS
8 16 (38.10%) Ajax
8 16 (38.10%) jQuery
9 14 (33.33%) MVC
10 12 (28.57%) PHP
10 12 (28.57%) Linux
10 12 (28.57%) Java EE
11 11 (26.19%) Open Source
11 11 (26.19%) TDD
12 10 (23.81%) Apache
12 10 (23.81%) HTML5
12 10 (23.81%) NoSQL
12 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
12 10 (23.81%) RESTful
13 9 (21.43%) CSS3
13 9 (21.43%) Backbone.js
13 9 (21.43%) C++
13 9 (21.43%) J2EE
14 8 (19.05%) Underscore.js
14 8 (19.05%) Dojo
15 7 (16.67%) Degree
15 7 (16.67%) Computer Science

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (23.81%) Apache
2 6 (14.29%) Drupal
3 5 (11.90%) CMS
4 3 (7.14%) Apache Solr
4 3 (7.14%) Alfresco
4 3 (7.14%) MQSeries
4 3 (7.14%) Documentum
4 3 (7.14%) FileNet
5 1 (2.38%) Node.js
5 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) NoSQL
2 7 (16.67%) Riak
2 7 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (16.67%) MySQL
3 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.14%) MarkLogic
4 3 (7.14%) Pentaho
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.14%) Big Data
5 2 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.38%) HBase
6 1 (2.38%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
3 3 (7.14%) Selenium
4 2 (4.76%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 9 (21.43%) J2EE Developer
3 8 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Lead Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.76%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) SOAP
2 25 (59.52%) JSON
3 24 (57.14%) XML
4 22 (52.38%) Web Services
5 21 (50.00%) HTML
6 19 (45.24%) CSS
7 16 (38.10%) Ajax
7 16 (38.10%) jQuery
8 12 (28.57%) Java EE
9 10 (23.81%) HTML5
9 10 (23.81%) RESTful
10 9 (21.43%) CSS3
10 9 (21.43%) Backbone.js
10 9 (21.43%) J2EE
11 8 (19.05%) Underscore.js
11 8 (19.05%) Dojo
12 6 (14.29%) XSLT
13 5 (11.90%) LAMP
14 4 (9.52%) .NET
15 3 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Open Source
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.76%) Streaming Media
6 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) UNIX
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) MVC
3 11 (26.19%) TDD
4 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
5 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.90%) Content Management
6 5 (11.90%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) Identity Management
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Product Management
8 3 (7.14%) Document Management
8 3 (7.14%) Web Development
8 3 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.14%) SOA
9 2 (4.76%) OOP
9 2 (4.76%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.38%) User Stories
10 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Java
1 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 12 (28.57%) PHP
3 9 (21.43%) C++
4 7 (16.67%) Python
5 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 6 (14.29%) Perl
6 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) KVM
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Vagrant
1 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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