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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 80 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing REST 9 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.05% 2.09% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.73% 6.07% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
330 280 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.51% 34.48% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 301 268 300
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,007 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Southampton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) SOAP
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) WSDL
3 7 (50.00%) Perl
3 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (50.00%) MySQL
3 7 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) Ruby
3 7 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (50.00%) PHP5
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) Node.js
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) OOP
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) CTI
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) STL
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
6 3 (21.43%) COM

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (28.57%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
1 3 (21.43%) CTI
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
1 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) SOAP
2 9 (64.29%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) WSDL
3 7 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) COM
5 3 (21.43%) NHibernate
5 3 (21.43%) STL
5 3 (21.43%) WCF
6 2 (14.29%) RESTful
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) Ext JS
7 1 (7.14%) Dojo
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) J2EE
7 1 (7.14%) XSD
7 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) DTV
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) OOP
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Android Development
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.14%) User Experience Design
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) Ruby
2 7 (50.00%) PHP5
2 7 (50.00%) Perl
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) webMethods
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago