The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 117 124 112
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing REST 37 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.50% 0.91% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.84% 3.57% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 24
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £32,500 £41,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
REST
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
634 617 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.68% 25.39% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 553 550 567
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 April 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Reading

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 52 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 43 (69.35%) Web Services
3 34 (54.84%) HTML
3 34 (54.84%) jQuery
4 33 (53.23%) MySQL
5 32 (51.61%) CSS
6 31 (50.00%) HTML5
6 31 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 29 (46.77%) PHP
8 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (43.55%) AngularJS
10 24 (38.71%) CSS3
11 23 (37.10%) XML
12 22 (35.48%) Git (software)
12 22 (35.48%) Ajax
13 19 (30.65%) .NET
13 19 (30.65%) Apache
14 17 (27.42%) SOAP
15 16 (25.81%) Java
15 16 (25.81%) C#
16 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
16 15 (24.19%) OOP
16 15 (24.19%) JSON
16 15 (24.19%) Symfony
17 12 (19.35%) SQL
18 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET
18 11 (17.74%) OO
18 11 (17.74%) Linux
18 11 (17.74%) Subversion
18 11 (17.74%) Maven

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 19 (30.65%) Apache
2 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.06%) JBoss
3 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.45%) Liferay
3 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) GitHub
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) HTTP
2 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (53.23%) MySQL
2 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.06%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.23%) DTS
6 2 (3.23%) Big Data
7 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.74%) Subversion
2 11 (17.74%) Maven
3 7 (11.29%) Selenium
3 7 (11.29%) jMock
3 7 (11.29%) JUnit
3 7 (11.29%) Mockito
4 5 (8.06%) Eclipse
5 4 (6.45%) Log4j
5 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.45%) Ant
6 1 (1.61%) FogBugz
6 1 (1.61%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Billing
4 2 (3.23%) Publishing
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (82.26%) Developer
2 23 (37.10%) Senior Developer
3 21 (33.87%) PHP Developer
4 13 (20.97%) Senior PHP Developer
5 10 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Java Developer
7 8 (12.90%) Web Developer
8 7 (11.29%) .NET Developer
8 7 (11.29%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 6 (9.68%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 5 (8.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (8.06%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (8.06%) Analyst
10 5 (8.06%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (6.45%) Applications Developer
11 4 (6.45%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 4 (6.45%) Web Applications Developer
11 4 (6.45%) Senior Web Developer
11 4 (6.45%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (69.35%) Web Services
2 34 (54.84%) HTML
2 34 (54.84%) jQuery
3 32 (51.61%) CSS
4 31 (50.00%) HTML5
4 31 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 27 (43.55%) AngularJS
6 24 (38.71%) CSS3
7 23 (37.10%) XML
8 22 (35.48%) Ajax
9 19 (30.65%) .NET
10 17 (27.42%) SOAP
11 15 (24.19%) JSON
11 15 (24.19%) Symfony
12 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET
13 9 (14.52%) J2EE
14 8 (12.90%) JSP
14 8 (12.90%) Backbone.js
14 8 (12.90%) Yii
15 7 (11.29%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Streaming Media
4 1 (1.61%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.61%) iSeries
4 1 (1.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Linux
2 9 (14.52%) Windows
3 4 (6.45%) UNIX
4 2 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.19%) OOP
3 11 (17.74%) OO
3 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (16.13%) MVC
5 8 (12.90%) UML
5 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 8 (12.90%) Analytics
6 7 (11.29%) Migration
6 7 (11.29%) System Testing
7 6 (9.68%) SOA
8 5 (8.06%) B2B
8 5 (8.06%) B2C
8 5 (8.06%) Multithreading
8 5 (8.06%) Scrum
9 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.45%) Use Case
9 4 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (4.84%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 52 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 29 (46.77%) PHP
3 16 (25.81%) C#
3 16 (25.81%) Java
4 12 (19.35%) SQL
5 6 (9.68%) C
5 6 (9.68%) XPath
6 5 (8.06%) PHP5
7 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.45%) XQuery
7 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.84%) C++
8 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.23%) VB
9 2 (3.23%) Python
9 2 (3.23%) Ruby
10 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.61%) KVM
2 1 (1.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (6.45%) VMware
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle
2 1 (1.61%) IBM
2 1 (1.61%) Zend
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