The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 147 142 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 27 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.60% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 1.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 0
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1544 1269 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.80% 40.09% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 752 1007
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
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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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -3 24 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Edinburgh -26 2 - - 1
Dundee - 1 £45,000 -
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REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
2 23 (56.10%) Java
3 22 (53.66%) Linux
4 20 (48.78%) OO
4 20 (48.78%) jQuery
5 19 (46.34%) HTML
6 18 (43.90%) CSS
6 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
6 18 (43.90%) Spring
7 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (39.02%) TDD
7 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (31.71%) Ruby
8 13 (31.71%) Mobile App
9 12 (29.27%) Ruby on Rails
9 12 (29.27%) Scrum
10 11 (26.83%) Web Services
11 10 (24.39%) XML
11 10 (24.39%) SOAP
11 10 (24.39%) Oracle
12 9 (21.95%) JSON
13 8 (19.51%) System Testing
13 8 (19.51%) Finance
14 7 (17.07%) OOD
14 7 (17.07%) SOA
14 7 (17.07%) RDBMS
14 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
14 7 (17.07%) SQL
14 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
15 6 (14.63%) Analytics

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
1 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.88%) GemFire
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (4.88%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Jetty
3 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) RDBMS
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
1 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.76%) Apache Hive
2 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Subversion
3 3 (7.32%) JUnit
4 2 (4.88%) PhoneGap
4 2 (4.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.88%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) Ant
5 1 (2.44%) Gerrit
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Advertising
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) Java Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Ruby Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Java Programmer
4 8 (19.51%) Programmer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Software Architect
10 1 (2.44%) Architect
10 1 (2.44%) Applications Support
10 1 (2.44%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) jQuery
2 19 (46.34%) HTML
3 18 (43.90%) CSS
3 18 (43.90%) Spring
4 12 (29.27%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (26.83%) Web Services
6 10 (24.39%) XML
6 10 (24.39%) SOAP
7 9 (21.95%) JSON
8 6 (14.63%) .NET
9 5 (12.20%) Struts
9 5 (12.20%) JSP
9 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
9 5 (12.20%) JAX-RS
9 5 (12.20%) HTML5
10 4 (9.76%) OAuth
10 4 (9.76%) CSS3
10 4 (9.76%) J2EE
11 3 (7.32%) Ajax
11 3 (7.32%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.76%) Physics
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) iPad
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) RIA
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) UNIX
3 5 (12.20%) Windows
4 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) OO
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) TDD
2 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (29.27%) Scrum
4 8 (19.51%) System Testing
5 7 (17.07%) OOD
5 7 (17.07%) SOA
6 6 (14.63%) Analytics
7 4 (9.76%) BDD
7 4 (9.76%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) Data Management
7 4 (9.76%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL
8 3 (7.32%) Android Development
8 3 (7.32%) iOS Development
8 3 (7.32%) Process Improvement
9 2 (4.88%) Memory Management
9 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
2 23 (56.10%) Java
3 13 (31.71%) Ruby
4 7 (17.07%) SQL
5 5 (12.20%) Python
5 5 (12.20%) C#
6 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.88%) VB
7 2 (4.88%) VBA
8 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Tableau
2 4 (9.76%) Omniture
2 4 (9.76%) Google
3 2 (4.88%) Sencha
3 2 (4.88%) Sybase
3 2 (4.88%) Cognos
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Alterian
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