The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 48 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing REST 29 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.77% 2.36% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.21% 5.73% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 2
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £66,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -43.82%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
REST
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
315 279 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.91% 41.15% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 274 238 194
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

REST
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

REST Salary Trend in Sheffield

REST
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Sheffield

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 36 (75.00%) Web Services
2 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (50.00%) Java
4 23 (47.92%) C#
4 23 (47.92%) .NET
4 23 (47.92%) MySQL
5 21 (43.75%) Visual Studio
5 21 (43.75%) SOAP
6 20 (41.67%) CRM
6 20 (41.67%) PHP
6 20 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 18 (37.50%) Eclipse
8 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
8 17 (35.42%) MVC
9 16 (33.33%) NetSuite
9 16 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (33.33%) Siebel
9 16 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 16 (33.33%) Bash Shell
10 14 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (20.83%) XML
13 9 (18.75%) Linux
13 9 (18.75%) Apache
13 9 (18.75%) TDD
13 9 (18.75%) Degree
13 9 (18.75%) DevOps
14 8 (16.67%) OOP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 9 (18.75%) Apache
3 3 (6.25%) WordPress
4 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) MySQL
2 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
3 14 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (43.75%) Visual Studio
2 18 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 6 (12.50%) Subversion
4 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.25%) JUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Maven
6 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.08%) Marketing
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Developer
2 20 (41.67%) Senior Developer
2 20 (41.67%) CRM Developer
3 10 (20.83%) PHP Developer
4 9 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Java Web Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (75.00%) Web Services
2 23 (47.92%) .NET
3 21 (43.75%) SOAP
4 10 (20.83%) XML
5 7 (14.58%) HTML
5 7 (14.58%) CSS
5 7 (14.58%) CodeIgniter
5 7 (14.58%) CakePHP
5 7 (14.58%) Yii
6 6 (12.50%) Spring
7 5 (10.42%) Hibernate
8 4 (8.33%) JAX-RS
8 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.33%) JSON
9 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.17%) Symfony
10 2 (4.17%) LAMP
10 2 (4.17%) COM
11 1 (2.08%) J2EE
11 1 (2.08%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) CRM
3 17 (35.42%) MVC
4 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.75%) TDD
5 9 (18.75%) DevOps
6 8 (16.67%) OOP
7 6 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Android Development
9 3 (6.25%) iOS Development
10 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.08%) SOA
11 1 (2.08%) OO
11 1 (2.08%) Direct Marketing
11 1 (2.08%) Scrum
11 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.08%) Build Automation
11 1 (2.08%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 24 (50.00%) Java
3 23 (47.92%) C#
4 20 (41.67%) PHP
5 16 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) NetSuite
1 16 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 16 (33.33%) Siebel
2 7 (14.58%) Zend
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle