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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 79 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing REST 13 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.47% 1.99% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.93% 5.45% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 20
Average salary £57,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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
331 330 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 37.53% 36.46% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 306 304 274
Average salary £38,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.92% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 January 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Southampton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (85.00%) SOAP
2 12 (60.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) .NET
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 8 (40.00%) WCF
4 8 (40.00%) C++
4 8 (40.00%) STL
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 8 (40.00%) COM
4 8 (40.00%) OOD
4 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (40.00%) LINQ
4 8 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (40.00%) Network Security
4 8 (40.00%) Moq
5 7 (35.00%) RESTful
5 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (35.00%) CTI
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) MySQL
8 4 (20.00%) MVC
8 4 (20.00%) JSON
8 4 (20.00%) Maven

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (40.00%) Network Security
2 7 (35.00%) CTI
3 4 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (40.00%) Moq
2 4 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (5.00%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) SOAP
2 12 (60.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 8 (40.00%) WCF
4 8 (40.00%) STL
4 8 (40.00%) COM
4 8 (40.00%) LINQ
5 7 (35.00%) RESTful
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) JSON
8 3 (15.00%) HTML5
8 3 (15.00%) CSS3
8 3 (15.00%) Sass
8 3 (15.00%) PostGIS
8 3 (15.00%) jQuery
8 3 (15.00%) HTML
8 3 (15.00%) CSS
8 3 (15.00%) Ajax
9 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) CentOS
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) OOD
2 8 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) BDD
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) Coaching
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) OOP
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C#
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) C++
3 5 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 2 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) PHP5
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Zend
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago