The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 63 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing REST 12 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.84% 2.83% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.00% 10.06% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 10
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,250 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
REST
Berkshire

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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
200 179 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.67% 28.10% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 167 150 215
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

REST
Salary Trend in Slough

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

REST Salary Trend in Slough

REST
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Slough region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Slough

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 22 (73.33%) SOAP
2 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (63.33%) SDLC
3 18 (60.00%) HTML
3 18 (60.00%) XML
3 18 (60.00%) CSS
4 17 (56.67%) Web Services
5 16 (53.33%) jQuery
6 15 (50.00%) Ajax
7 14 (46.67%) JSON
7 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
7 14 (46.67%) SQL
7 14 (46.67%) .NET
8 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (43.33%) QA
9 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
9 12 (40.00%) C#
10 11 (36.67%) Java
10 11 (36.67%) MVC
11 10 (33.33%) Scrum
11 10 (33.33%) SOLID
12 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
12 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 8 (26.67%) LINQ
13 7 (23.33%) Oracle
14 6 (20.00%) TDD
14 6 (20.00%) Subversion
14 6 (20.00%) Spring
14 6 (20.00%) Finance
14 6 (20.00%) OOP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (6.67%) CMS
1 2 (6.67%) Confluence
1 2 (6.67%) Drupal
1 2 (6.67%) Node.js
1 2 (6.67%) WordPress
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) MVNO
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Subversion
2 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.33%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.67%) Bower
4 2 (6.67%) Grunt
4 2 (6.67%) gulp
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium
4 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.33%) CocoaPods
5 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 14 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 9 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Architect
6 7 (23.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (23.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 7 (23.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (23.33%) XML Developer
7 6 (20.00%) HTML Developer
7 6 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Developer
8 5 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (13.33%) Applications Architect
9 4 (13.33%) Java Applications Architect
9 4 (13.33%) Java Architect
9 4 (13.33%) Lead Architect
9 4 (13.33%) Oracle Architect
9 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) SOAP
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 18 (60.00%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) XML
3 17 (56.67%) Web Services
4 16 (53.33%) jQuery
5 15 (50.00%) Ajax
6 14 (46.67%) .NET
6 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
6 14 (46.67%) JSON
7 8 (26.67%) LINQ
8 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (20.00%) Spring
9 5 (16.67%) J2EE
10 3 (10.00%) CSS3
10 3 (10.00%) HTML5
11 2 (6.67%) Spring Security
11 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
1 4 (13.33%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) SDLC
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) MVC
4 10 (33.33%) Scrum
4 10 (33.33%) SOLID
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 6 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) OOD
5 6 (20.00%) OOP
5 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.67%) SOA
7 4 (13.33%) B2B
7 4 (13.33%) B2C
7 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) C#
4 11 (36.67%) Java
5 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 4 (13.33%) PHP
8 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
9 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
9 2 (6.67%) Python
9 2 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) IBM