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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 116 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing REST 25 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.04% 0.71% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.56% 2.50% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 7
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,950 £52,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £85,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
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
548 639 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.86% 28.17% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 473 531 622
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Reading

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
2 22 (59.46%) Web Services
3 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (48.65%) HTML
5 17 (45.95%) XML
6 15 (40.54%) SOAP
7 14 (37.84%) Scrum
8 13 (35.14%) CSS
8 13 (35.14%) HTML5
9 12 (32.43%) PHP
10 11 (29.73%) jQuery
11 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
11 10 (27.03%) MySQL
11 10 (27.03%) Ajax
12 9 (24.32%) Marketing
12 9 (24.32%) .NET
12 9 (24.32%) Linux
12 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (21.62%) CSS3
13 8 (21.62%) C
13 8 (21.62%) Migration
14 7 (18.92%) CMS
14 7 (18.92%) Publishing
14 7 (18.92%) Billing
14 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
14 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
14 7 (18.92%) Change Management
14 7 (18.92%) Identity Management
14 7 (18.92%) Management Information System

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (18.92%) CMS
2 6 (16.22%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) Node.js
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.41%) WordPress
3 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
2 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) DTS
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Selenium
2 5 (13.51%) jMock
2 5 (13.51%) Maven
2 5 (13.51%) Subversion
2 5 (13.51%) JUnit
2 5 (13.51%) Mockito
3 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.41%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.70%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 9 (24.32%) Marketing
2 7 (18.92%) Publishing
2 7 (18.92%) Billing
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) PHP Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Business Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Web Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Web Tester
8 2 (5.41%) WordPress Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) Web Services
2 18 (48.65%) HTML
3 17 (45.95%) XML
4 15 (40.54%) SOAP
5 13 (35.14%) CSS
5 13 (35.14%) HTML5
6 11 (29.73%) jQuery
7 10 (27.03%) Ajax
8 9 (24.32%) .NET
8 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (21.62%) CSS3
10 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
10 5 (13.51%) Dojo
10 5 (13.51%) WCF
10 5 (13.51%) YUI
10 5 (13.51%) Yii
10 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
10 5 (13.51%) Backbone.js
11 4 (10.81%) Laravel
11 4 (10.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.41%) MPEG
4 1 (2.70%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.70%) iSeries
4 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 4 (10.81%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Scrum
3 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (21.62%) Migration
5 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
5 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
5 7 (18.92%) Change Management
5 7 (18.92%) Identity Management
5 7 (18.92%) ETL
5 7 (18.92%) User Stories
5 7 (18.92%) Multithreading
5 7 (18.92%) Data Mapping
6 6 (16.22%) MVC
6 6 (16.22%) OOP
6 6 (16.22%) OO
7 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.11%) Workflow
8 3 (8.11%) CRM
8 3 (8.11%) Web Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) PHP
3 8 (21.62%) C
4 6 (16.22%) C#
4 6 (16.22%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) PHP5
5 5 (13.51%) C++
6 4 (10.81%) XPath
7 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.41%) VB
9 1 (2.70%) Ruby
9 1 (2.70%) Python
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Xen
1 1 (2.70%) KVM
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Zend
1 1 (2.70%) IBM
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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