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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 64 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing REST 4 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.65% 3.07% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.66% 7.10% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 13
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £34,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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
241 310 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.31% 43.24% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 223 270 220
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 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (56.25%) Java
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
1 9 (56.25%) Web Development
2 7 (43.75%) jQuery
2 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) CRM
2 7 (43.75%) ERP
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
4 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) Middleware
4 5 (31.25%) Retail
5 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (18.75%) Node.js
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 3 (18.75%) XSD
6 3 (18.75%) HTML

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (18.75%) Node.js
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 2 (12.50%) EasyMock
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Grunt
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Yeoman
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Java Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Java Programmer
4 5 (31.25%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Programmer
4 5 (31.25%) Software Programmer
5 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (18.75%) Web Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Web Programmer
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Development Manager
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Development Team Leader
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (12.50%) Development Team Manager
7 2 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) jQuery
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) Middleware
3 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 4 (25.00%) Ajax
4 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) XSD
6 2 (12.50%) J2EE
6 2 (12.50%) JPA
6 2 (12.50%) Lucene
6 2 (12.50%) Sass
6 2 (12.50%) Spring
6 2 (12.50%) WSDL
6 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Web Development
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) CRM
2 7 (43.75%) ERP
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (12.50%) EAI
6 2 (12.50%) Microservices
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft