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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 104 118 105
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing REST 43 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.89% 0.82% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% 3.32% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 25
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £43,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
580 573 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.51% 24.76% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 505 502 567
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
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 22 May 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Reading

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 59 (84.29%) JavaScript
2 47 (67.14%) Web Services
3 39 (55.71%) HTML
3 39 (55.71%) jQuery
4 38 (54.29%) MySQL
5 36 (51.43%) CSS
6 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (48.57%) PHP
8 33 (47.14%) AngularJS
9 32 (45.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 32 (45.71%) HTML5
10 27 (38.57%) .NET
11 24 (34.29%) SQL Server
11 24 (34.29%) C#
11 24 (34.29%) XML
11 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
11 24 (34.29%) Ajax
12 23 (32.86%) CSS3
12 23 (32.86%) Apache
13 20 (28.57%) SOAP
14 19 (27.14%) JSON
15 18 (25.71%) Symfony
15 18 (25.71%) Java
16 17 (24.29%) SQL
17 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET
17 16 (22.86%) Linux
17 16 (22.86%) OOP
18 15 (21.43%) OO
19 14 (20.00%) Analytics
20 13 (18.57%) Backbone.js

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (32.86%) Apache
2 5 (7.14%) JBoss
2 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.71%) Liferay
3 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.71%) IIS
3 4 (5.71%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.86%) Node.js
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Scribe Insight
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) SaaS
2 4 (5.71%) GitHub
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Internet
1 4 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (54.29%) MySQL
2 24 (34.29%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.43%) MongoDB
3 8 (11.43%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.71%) Big Data
5 3 (4.29%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.86%) DTS
6 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.43%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.57%) Maven
3 11 (15.71%) Subversion
4 8 (11.43%) JUnit
5 7 (10.00%) Ant
5 7 (10.00%) jMock
5 7 (10.00%) Selenium
5 7 (10.00%) Mockito
6 5 (7.14%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.71%) Bitbucket
7 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.71%) Log4j
8 3 (4.29%) FogBugz
8 3 (4.29%) JIRA
9 2 (2.86%) Mocha
9 2 (2.86%) Gradle
9 2 (2.86%) Grunt
9 2 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (2.86%) Yeoman
General
1 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Finance
3 4 (5.71%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Legal
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Billing
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (88.57%) Developer
2 27 (38.57%) Senior Developer
3 23 (32.86%) PHP Developer
4 13 (18.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 13 (18.57%) Senior PHP Developer
5 12 (17.14%) .NET Developer
6 11 (15.71%) Web Developer
7 9 (12.86%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (11.43%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 8 (11.43%) Java Developer
9 6 (8.57%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Software Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) Software Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (7.14%) Senior PHP Web Developer
10 5 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (7.14%) C# Developer
10 5 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (67.14%) Web Services
2 39 (55.71%) HTML
2 39 (55.71%) jQuery
3 36 (51.43%) CSS
4 33 (47.14%) AngularJS
5 32 (45.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 32 (45.71%) HTML5
6 27 (38.57%) .NET
7 24 (34.29%) XML
7 24 (34.29%) Ajax
8 23 (32.86%) CSS3
9 20 (28.57%) SOAP
10 19 (27.14%) JSON
11 18 (25.71%) Symfony
12 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET
13 13 (18.57%) Backbone.js
14 12 (17.14%) WCF
15 9 (12.86%) .NET Framework
16 8 (11.43%) JSP
17 7 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Open Source
3 4 (5.71%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.71%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.86%) Physics
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
4 2 (2.86%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.43%) Streaming Media
5 1 (1.43%) iSeries
5 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Linux
2 11 (15.71%) Windows
3 5 (7.14%) UNIX
4 3 (4.29%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) OOP
3 15 (21.43%) OO
4 14 (20.00%) Analytics
5 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
5 12 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (15.71%) MVC
7 9 (12.86%) TDD
7 9 (12.86%) System Testing
8 8 (11.43%) UML
9 6 (8.57%) B2B
9 6 (8.57%) SOA
9 6 (8.57%) Migration
10 5 (7.14%) B2C
11 4 (5.71%) Use Case
11 4 (5.71%) Multithreading
11 4 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (5.71%) BDD
11 4 (5.71%) Big Data Analytics
11 4 (5.71%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 59 (84.29%) JavaScript
2 34 (48.57%) PHP
3 24 (34.29%) C#
4 18 (25.71%) Java
5 17 (24.29%) SQL
6 6 (8.57%) XPath
6 6 (8.57%) C
7 5 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.14%) PHP5
8 4 (5.71%) Ruby
8 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.71%) C++
8 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.71%) Python
8 4 (5.71%) XQuery
8 4 (5.71%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.71%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.71%) Puppet
2 4 (5.71%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.71%) VMware
4 3 (4.29%) Zend
5 2 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (1.43%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package !!!
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago