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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 71 77 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing REST 13 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.73% 0.94% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.74% 2.59% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £59,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
274 309 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.39% 36.18% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 241 279 353
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 7 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 30 (78.95%) SOAP
2 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 29 (76.32%) C#
2 29 (76.32%) .NET
2 29 (76.32%) SQL Server
3 28 (73.68%) C++
3 28 (73.68%) XML
3 28 (73.68%) TCP/IP
3 28 (73.68%) Multithreading
3 28 (73.68%) Network Security
4 27 (71.05%) OOD
4 27 (71.05%) Visual Studio
4 27 (71.05%) WCF
5 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
6 21 (55.26%) NHibernate
6 21 (55.26%) CTI
7 20 (52.63%) STL
7 20 (52.63%) LINQ
7 20 (52.63%) Moq
8 18 (47.37%) COM
9 15 (39.47%) Degree
10 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
10 10 (26.32%) HTML
10 10 (26.32%) Java
11 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (23.68%) HTML5
12 8 (21.05%) WPF
12 8 (21.05%) OO
12 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
13 7 (18.42%) Client/Server

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (73.68%) TCP/IP
1 28 (73.68%) Network Security
2 21 (55.26%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (76.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (71.05%) Visual Studio
2 20 (52.63%) Moq
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.63%) gulp
4 1 (2.63%) NUnit
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) C# Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Software Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Software Architect
4 7 (18.42%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Android Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.63%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) SOAP
2 29 (76.32%) .NET
3 28 (73.68%) XML
4 27 (71.05%) WCF
5 21 (55.26%) NHibernate
6 20 (52.63%) STL
6 20 (52.63%) LINQ
7 18 (47.37%) COM
8 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
8 10 (26.32%) HTML
9 9 (23.68%) HTML5
10 8 (21.05%) WPF
11 6 (15.79%) JSON
12 5 (13.16%) Java SE
12 5 (13.16%) Java EE
13 3 (7.89%) CSS
14 2 (5.26%) Symfony
14 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
14 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 1 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Multithreading
2 27 (71.05%) OOD
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) OO
5 7 (18.42%) MVC
5 7 (18.42%) Analytics
6 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Android Development
8 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.53%) UX Design
8 4 (10.53%) Software Architecture
9 3 (7.89%) Web Development
10 2 (5.26%) TDD
11 1 (2.63%) Scrum
11 1 (2.63%) ITIL
11 1 (2.63%) Project Management
11 1 (2.63%) Agile Project Management
11 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.63%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) C#
2 28 (73.68%) C++
3 10 (26.32%) Java
4 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.16%) SQL
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Sencha
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.63%) Google
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