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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 90 145 160
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +15
Permanent jobs citing REST 82 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.20% 0.29% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.82% 0.81% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 59 8 2
Average salary £42,000 £39,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.32% +18.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,200 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £33,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
1408 1118 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.72% 36.15% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 928 770 844
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 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 +20 44 £42,000 +1.20% 2
Edinburgh +7 19 £36,750 +11.36% 5
Stirling - 8 - -
West Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 72 (60.00%) HTML
1 72 (60.00%) Java
2 65 (54.17%) CSS
3 58 (48.33%) JavaScript
4 47 (39.17%) Spring
4 47 (39.17%) jQuery
5 46 (38.33%) Linux
6 40 (33.33%) Web Services
7 37 (30.83%) JSON
8 36 (30.00%) SOAP
9 35 (29.17%) XML
10 33 (27.50%) Mobile App
11 32 (26.67%) Git (software)
12 31 (25.83%) Ruby
13 30 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
13 30 (25.00%) Android
14 29 (24.17%) Oracle
15 27 (22.50%) Hibernate
16 23 (19.17%) Apple iOS
17 21 (17.50%) C#
17 21 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (17.50%) HTML5
18 20 (16.67%) JPA
19 18 (15.00%) Ajax
20 17 (14.17%) TDD
20 17 (14.17%) Maven
21 16 (13.33%) J2EE
21 16 (13.33%) MVC
21 16 (13.33%) Degree
21 16 (13.33%) Oracle Database

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 14 (11.67%) WebSphere
2 13 (10.83%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.67%) CMS
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.83%) IIS
5 1 (0.83%) Apache
5 1 (0.83%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.83%) Jetty
5 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.50%) Internet
2 8 (6.67%) PuTTY
3 4 (3.33%) Firewall
4 3 (2.50%) HTTP
4 3 (2.50%) DMZ
5 2 (1.67%) SSL
6 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.83%) DNS
6 1 (0.83%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.83%) QlikView
6 1 (0.83%) OLAP
6 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.83%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 32 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.17%) Maven
3 15 (12.50%) Selenium
4 14 (11.67%) Subversion
5 13 (10.83%) Eclipse
6 12 (10.00%) Cucumber
7 10 (8.33%) JUnit
7 10 (8.33%) JIRA
8 8 (6.67%) EasyMock
8 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
9 7 (5.83%) Xcode
9 7 (5.83%) Dreamweaver
10 6 (5.00%) WebDriver
10 6 (5.00%) Gradle
11 4 (3.33%) Mockito
12 3 (2.50%) SoapUI
12 3 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (2.50%) JMeter
13 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
13 2 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (10.00%) Games
2 10 (8.33%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Marketing
3 9 (7.50%) Retail
4 3 (2.50%) Banking
4 3 (2.50%) Front Office
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 105 (87.50%) Developer
2 29 (24.17%) Ruby Developer
3 28 (23.33%) Java Developer
4 19 (15.83%) Web Developer
5 11 (9.17%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.17%) Flash Developer
6 9 (7.50%) Android Developer
7 8 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Java Programmer
8 5 (4.17%) Programmer
8 5 (4.17%) Architect
8 5 (4.17%) iOS Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Flash ActionScript Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (3.33%) UI Programmer
9 4 (3.33%) Senior Android Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (60.00%) HTML
2 65 (54.17%) CSS
3 47 (39.17%) Spring
3 47 (39.17%) jQuery
4 40 (33.33%) Web Services
5 37 (30.83%) JSON
6 36 (30.00%) SOAP
7 35 (29.17%) XML
8 30 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 27 (22.50%) Hibernate
10 21 (17.50%) HTML5
11 20 (16.67%) JPA
12 18 (15.00%) Ajax
13 16 (13.33%) J2EE
14 14 (11.67%) Java EE
14 14 (11.67%) Spring Integration
15 13 (10.83%) XSLT
16 11 (9.17%) Flash
16 11 (9.17%) NHibernate
16 11 (9.17%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.50%) Mobile App
2 13 (10.83%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.17%) Mathematics
3 11 (9.17%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.83%) iPad
5 5 (4.17%) Social Media
6 3 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.67%) Derivative
8 1 (0.83%) DTV
8 1 (0.83%) iPhone
8 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.33%) Linux
2 30 (25.00%) Android
3 23 (19.17%) Apple iOS
4 8 (6.67%) Windows
5 5 (4.17%) UNIX
6 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.17%) TDD
3 16 (13.33%) MVC
4 15 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (10.83%) Unit Testing
5 13 (10.83%) Integration Testing
6 12 (10.00%) Android Development
6 12 (10.00%) OO
6 12 (10.00%) AOP
7 11 (9.17%) Project Management
8 8 (6.67%) iOS Development
9 7 (5.83%) Information Architecture
9 7 (5.83%) Scrum
9 7 (5.83%) Automated Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Pair Programming
10 6 (5.00%) Web Development
10 6 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.00%) SOA
10 6 (5.00%) Memory Management
11 5 (4.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (60.00%) Java
2 58 (48.33%) JavaScript
3 31 (25.83%) Ruby
4 21 (17.50%) C#
5 11 (9.17%) SQL
6 8 (6.67%) Objective-C
7 6 (5.00%) Python
8 5 (4.17%) Clojure
9 4 (3.33%) VB
9 4 (3.33%) ActionScript
10 3 (2.50%) VBA
10 3 (2.50%) ClojureScript
11 2 (1.67%) C++
11 2 (1.67%) PHP
12 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.83%) C
12 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.83%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.83%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (24.17%) Oracle
2 12 (10.00%) JBoss
3 11 (9.17%) Adobe
4 9 (7.50%) Sybase
5 3 (2.50%) Cognos
5 3 (2.50%) CA
6 2 (1.67%) Perforce
6 2 (1.67%) Alterian
6 2 (1.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Zend
7 1 (0.83%) Vertica
7 1 (0.83%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.83%) ExactTarget
7 1 (0.83%) Informatica
7 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
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