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 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 134 135 136
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing REST 18 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.99% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.71% 2.60% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 19
Average salary £48,000 £57,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.52% +41.97%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1050 1463 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.56% 38.19% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 660 1032 799
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,250
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Edinburgh +28 11 £48,000 +9.09%
Glasgow -26 4 £34,000 -40.86% 1
Dundee +5 2 - - 2
Stirling - 1 - -
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (64.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) Web Services
3 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.00%) SOAP
4 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (38.00%) Spring
6 17 (34.00%) Hibernate
6 17 (34.00%) JBoss
7 16 (32.00%) C#
7 16 (32.00%) Finance
8 14 (28.00%) MVC
8 14 (28.00%) CSS
9 13 (26.00%) J2EE
9 13 (26.00%) Oracle
9 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (22.00%) .NET
10 11 (22.00%) HTML
11 10 (20.00%) Degree
11 10 (20.00%) jQuery
11 10 (20.00%) Open Source
12 9 (18.00%) iOS Development
12 9 (18.00%) JPA
12 9 (18.00%) Drools
12 9 (18.00%) JSON
12 9 (18.00%) jBPM
12 9 (18.00%) TDD
12 9 (18.00%) SQL
12 9 (18.00%) XML
12 9 (18.00%) Middleware
13 8 (16.00%) Linux

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (34.00%) JBoss
2 5 (10.00%) CMS
2 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.00%) Apache
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (4.00%) WordPress
5 1 (2.00%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) HTTP
2 4 (8.00%) DMZ
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) MySQL
3 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.00%) SQLite
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.00%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Maven
2 5 (10.00%) JUnit
3 4 (8.00%) Xcode
3 4 (8.00%) Appium
3 4 (8.00%) Selenium
4 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.00%) Subversion
5 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.00%) TestNG
6 1 (2.00%) Mockito
6 1 (2.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Technical Architect
4 8 (16.00%) Java Technical Architect
4 8 (16.00%) Java Architect
4 8 (16.00%) iOS Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) AWS Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior iOS Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Agile Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Agile Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) Web Services
2 23 (46.00%) SOAP
3 19 (38.00%) Spring
4 17 (34.00%) Hibernate
5 14 (28.00%) CSS
6 13 (26.00%) J2EE
7 11 (22.00%) .NET
7 11 (22.00%) HTML
8 10 (20.00%) jQuery
9 9 (18.00%) JPA
9 9 (18.00%) Drools
9 9 (18.00%) JSON
9 9 (18.00%) jBPM
9 9 (18.00%) XML
9 9 (18.00%) Middleware
10 6 (12.00%) JMS
11 5 (10.00%) WCF
11 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
12 4 (8.00%) JSP
12 4 (8.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Open Source
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) iPad
3 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) iPhone
5 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) UNIX
3 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.00%) Windows
4 4 (8.00%) Android
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) MVC
3 9 (18.00%) iOS Development
3 9 (18.00%) TDD
4 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.00%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.00%) Scrum
7 5 (10.00%) OO
8 4 (8.00%) ITIL
8 4 (8.00%) OOP
8 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.00%) SOA
8 4 (8.00%) Use Case
8 4 (8.00%) Mobile Development
9 3 (6.00%) Test Planning
9 3 (6.00%) Automation Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) Java
2 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.00%) C#
4 9 (18.00%) SQL
5 8 (16.00%) Objective-C
6 5 (10.00%) PHP
7 4 (8.00%) VB
7 4 (8.00%) VBA
8 2 (4.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.00%) PHP5
9 1 (2.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) C++
9 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) Sybase
2 4 (8.00%) Apple
2 4 (8.00%) Cognos
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) NetSuite
4 1 (2.00%) Appcelerator
4 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.00%) Zend
Dundee, Angus
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago