The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 72 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing REST 10 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.40% 1.04% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.56% 2.76% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 18
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
REST
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
281 326 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.36% 37.82% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 248 292 326
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

REST
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

REST Salary Trend in Southampton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 29 (78.38%) SOAP
2 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) C#
2 28 (75.68%) .NET
2 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
3 27 (72.97%) C++
3 27 (72.97%) XML
3 27 (72.97%) TCP/IP
3 27 (72.97%) Multithreading
3 27 (72.97%) Network Security
4 26 (70.27%) OOD
4 26 (70.27%) Visual Studio
4 26 (70.27%) WCF
5 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
6 21 (56.76%) CTI
7 20 (54.05%) NHibernate
8 19 (51.35%) LINQ
8 19 (51.35%) STL
8 19 (51.35%) Moq
9 17 (45.95%) COM
10 14 (37.84%) Degree
11 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
12 10 (27.03%) HTML
12 10 (27.03%) Java
13 9 (24.32%) HTML5
14 8 (21.62%) OO
14 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
14 8 (21.62%) WPF
15 7 (18.92%) MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) TCP/IP
1 27 (72.97%) Network Security
2 21 (56.76%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (70.27%) Visual Studio
2 19 (51.35%) Moq
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.70%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.70%) gulp
4 1 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) C# Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Software Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Software Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Software Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.22%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Android Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Junior
5 5 (13.51%) Junior Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.70%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) SOAP
2 28 (75.68%) .NET
3 27 (72.97%) XML
4 26 (70.27%) WCF
5 20 (54.05%) NHibernate
6 19 (51.35%) STL
6 19 (51.35%) LINQ
7 17 (45.95%) COM
8 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
8 10 (27.03%) HTML
9 9 (24.32%) HTML5
10 8 (21.62%) WPF
11 6 (16.22%) JSON
12 5 (13.51%) Java SE
12 5 (13.51%) Java EE
13 3 (8.11%) CSS
14 2 (5.41%) Symfony
14 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
14 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.81%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Multithreading
2 26 (70.27%) OOD
3 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) OO
5 7 (18.92%) MVC
5 7 (18.92%) Analytics
6 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
6 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Android Development
7 5 (13.51%) Web Development
8 4 (10.81%) UX Design
8 4 (10.81%) Software Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) TDD
10 1 (2.70%) Scrum
10 1 (2.70%) ITIL
10 1 (2.70%) Project Management
10 1 (2.70%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.70%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) C#
2 27 (72.97%) C++
3 10 (27.03%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 6 (16.22%) SQL
6 3 (8.11%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Sencha
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) Google
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