The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 148 120 148
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +28
Permanent jobs citing REST 21 53 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 1.43% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 3.50% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 43 13
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +35.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,200 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £57,500 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
REST
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1155 1514 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.23% 40.72% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 736 1033 861
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

REST
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

REST Salary Trend in Scotland

REST
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Scotland

REST
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -19 11 £34,500 -40.00% 3
Edinburgh +5 5 £48,000 +33.33% 1
Dundee - 5 £42,500 - 2
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (62.50%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) Web Services
3 22 (55.00%) SOAP
3 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (45.00%) Spring
5 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
6 14 (35.00%) J2EE
6 14 (35.00%) HTML
6 14 (35.00%) CSS
6 14 (35.00%) Hibernate
6 14 (35.00%) MVC
7 13 (32.50%) SQL
7 13 (32.50%) XML
7 13 (32.50%) JBoss
8 10 (25.00%) Open Source
9 9 (22.50%) JPA
9 9 (22.50%) Drools
9 9 (22.50%) Linux
9 9 (22.50%) Middleware
9 9 (22.50%) jBPM
10 8 (20.00%) TDD
10 8 (20.00%) C#
11 7 (17.50%) MySQL
11 7 (17.50%) Apache
11 7 (17.50%) jQuery
11 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
12 6 (15.00%) SaaS
12 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
12 6 (15.00%) Degree
12 6 (15.00%) Scrum

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (32.50%) JBoss
2 7 (17.50%) Apache
3 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (12.50%) CMS
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.50%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.50%) WordPress
6 1 (2.50%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) HTTP
2 3 (7.50%) Wireless
3 2 (5.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (5.00%) DLNA
3 2 (5.00%) DHCP
3 2 (5.00%) SNMP
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) ICMP
4 1 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Subversion
1 4 (10.00%) Maven
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) JUnit
3 2 (5.00%) Appium
3 2 (5.00%) Selenium
3 2 (5.00%) Mocha
3 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.50%) TestNG
4 1 (2.50%) Mockito
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Back Office
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Technical Architect
2 9 (22.50%) Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Java Technical Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Java Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) AWS Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Agile Tester
7 2 (5.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) Web Services
2 22 (55.00%) SOAP
3 18 (45.00%) Spring
4 14 (35.00%) CSS
4 14 (35.00%) HTML
4 14 (35.00%) J2EE
4 14 (35.00%) Hibernate
5 13 (32.50%) XML
6 9 (22.50%) jBPM
6 9 (22.50%) Middleware
6 9 (22.50%) JPA
6 9 (22.50%) Drools
7 7 (17.50%) jQuery
8 6 (15.00%) JMS
9 5 (12.50%) .NET
9 5 (12.50%) JSON
10 4 (10.00%) RESTful
10 4 (10.00%) HTML5
10 4 (10.00%) CSS3
11 2 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) W3C
2 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.00%) Physics
2 2 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) UNIX
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Android
2 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) MVC
3 10 (25.00%) Open Source
4 8 (20.00%) TDD
5 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
6 6 (15.00%) OO
6 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (12.50%) ERP
7 5 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.00%) CRM
8 4 (10.00%) Logistics
9 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.50%) OOD
10 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.00%) OOP
10 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (15.00%) PHP
6 4 (10.00%) Python
7 2 (5.00%) Tcl
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.00%) C++
7 2 (5.00%) PHP5
7 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) HNC
2 2 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) WAI
1 2 (5.00%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Iperf
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) NetSuite
3 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.00%) PayPal
3 2 (5.00%) WorldPay
4 1 (2.50%) Zend
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee, Angus
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum including benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + comptetive benefits
Posted: 24 days ago