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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 55 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing REST 19 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.77% 1.76% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.69% 4.42% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 10
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
284 294 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 41.40% 39.84% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 259 258 148
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,360 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
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 September 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Sheffield

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 32 (74.42%) JavaScript
2 28 (65.12%) Web Services
3 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
5 22 (51.16%) Java
6 21 (48.84%) C#
6 21 (48.84%) .NET
7 17 (39.53%) jQuery
8 16 (37.21%) MVC
8 16 (37.21%) SOAP
9 13 (30.23%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (30.23%) Ajax
10 12 (27.91%) Service Delivery
10 12 (27.91%) Spring
10 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
11 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
11 11 (25.58%) CRM
11 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
11 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
11 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (20.93%) Visualisation
12 9 (20.93%) Dashboard Development
12 9 (20.93%) Hibernate
12 9 (20.93%) Dynamics CRM
12 9 (20.93%) Web Development
12 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
12 9 (20.93%) Eclipse
12 9 (20.93%) CSS
13 8 (18.60%) J2EE
13 8 (18.60%) Salesforce.com

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
2 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
3 8 (18.60%) JBoss
3 8 (18.60%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (16.28%) Apache Solr
5 5 (11.63%) Node.js
6 3 (6.98%) OpenStack
6 3 (6.98%) CloudStack
6 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
6 3 (6.98%) Joomla!
6 3 (6.98%) Drupal
6 3 (6.98%) WordPress
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (6.98%) Commerce Server
6 3 (6.98%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (6.98%) PegaRULES
6 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (6.98%) Apache
7 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) GitHub
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) HTTP
1 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
1 3 (6.98%) BIG-IP
1 3 (6.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (6.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) MySQL
3 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (6.98%) OLTP
5 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.98%) OLAP
6 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.93%) Eclipse
3 7 (16.28%) Subversion
4 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.98%) Maven
5 3 (6.98%) JUnit
6 2 (4.65%) Ant
6 2 (4.65%) EasyMock
6 2 (4.65%) Grunt
6 2 (4.65%) Yeoman
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 16 (37.21%) Java Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Senior Developer
4 9 (20.93%) CRM Developer
5 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Lead Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Platform Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.65%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (65.12%) Web Services
2 21 (48.84%) .NET
3 17 (39.53%) jQuery
4 16 (37.21%) SOAP
5 13 (30.23%) Ajax
6 12 (27.91%) Spring
6 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
7 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (20.93%) CSS
8 9 (20.93%) Hibernate
9 8 (18.60%) J2EE
10 7 (16.28%) HTML
11 6 (13.95%) Lucene
11 6 (13.95%) JSON
12 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
12 5 (11.63%) XML
13 4 (9.30%) Middleware
13 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (6.98%) Express
14 3 (6.98%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Visualisation
2 3 (6.98%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) DataPower
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) DTV
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) AIX
2 3 (6.98%) Solaris
2 3 (6.98%) CentOS
2 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.98%) SUSE
2 3 (6.98%) Debian
2 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
2 3 (6.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) MVC
3 13 (30.23%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (27.91%) Service Delivery
5 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
5 11 (25.58%) CRM
6 9 (20.93%) Web Development
6 9 (20.93%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (11.63%) SOA
8 4 (9.30%) OOP
8 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.98%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.98%) Content Management
9 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.98%) SDLC
9 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.98%) Network Architecture
9 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) JavaScript
2 22 (51.16%) Java
3 21 (48.84%) C#
4 4 (9.30%) PHP
4 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.98%) Perl
5 3 (6.98%) Python
5 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.98%) Jython
5 3 (6.98%) Korn
6 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Xen
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Server
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.98%) XenServer
1 3 (6.98%) vSphere
1 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (6.98%) pfSense
1 3 (6.98%) KVM
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Siebel
1 8 (18.60%) Salesforce.com
1 8 (18.60%) NetSuite
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) Intel
4 3 (6.98%) Citrix
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.98%) IBM
4 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) Endeca
4 3 (6.98%) F5
5 2 (4.65%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) Zend