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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 61 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing REST 16 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.29% 3.22% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.35% 8.66% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 8
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,650
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +5.12%
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
299 254 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.71% 37.13% 43.45%
Number of salaries quoted 273 224 231
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Sheffield

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 16 (61.54%) Web Services
2 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) PHP
3 13 (50.00%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) .NET
4 12 (46.15%) Java
5 11 (42.31%) MySQL
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 9 (34.62%) MVC
7 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
8 8 (30.77%) HTML
8 8 (30.77%) Linux
8 8 (30.77%) CSS
9 7 (26.92%) SOAP
9 7 (26.92%) Apache
9 7 (26.92%) CRM
9 7 (26.92%) TDD
9 7 (26.92%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (26.92%) DevOps
9 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (23.08%) SQL
10 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
11 5 (19.23%) Web Development
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (15.38%) NetSuite
12 4 (15.38%) WCF
12 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
12 4 (15.38%) XML

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 7 (26.92%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) WordPress
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) MySQL
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Senior Developer
3 7 (26.92%) CRM Developer
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) PHP Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) Web Services
2 13 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) CSS
4 7 (26.92%) SOAP
5 4 (15.38%) XML
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 4 (15.38%) WCF
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (7.69%) Spring
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (7.69%) CakePHP
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) Yii
6 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
6 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.85%) Symfony
7 1 (3.85%) J2EE
7 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps
3 7 (26.92%) TDD
3 7 (26.92%) CRM
4 5 (19.23%) Web Development
5 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) OOP
7 2 (7.69%) OO
8 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
2 13 (50.00%) PHP
2 13 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (46.15%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
5 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Siebel
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (15.38%) NetSuite
2 2 (7.69%) Zend
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