The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 60 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing REST 13 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.98% 2.61% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.76% 4.90% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 11
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
REST
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
273 388 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.62% 53.30% 48.40%
Number of salaries quoted 250 323 289
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,520 £25,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

REST
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

REST Salary Trend in Staffordshire

REST
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -3 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Stafford -15 1 £42,500 +60.37%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
REST
West Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 23 (79.31%) SOAP
2 21 (72.41%) .NET
3 20 (68.97%) C#
4 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
5 15 (51.72%) Web Services
5 15 (51.72%) HTML
5 15 (51.72%) JSON
5 15 (51.72%) HTML5
6 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
7 13 (44.83%) VB
8 12 (41.38%) XML
8 12 (41.38%) N-Tier
8 12 (41.38%) CSS
8 12 (41.38%) CSS3
9 11 (37.93%) jQuery
9 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
9 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
9 11 (37.93%) WinForms
10 10 (34.48%) Back Office
10 10 (34.48%) Ajax
10 10 (34.48%) OO
10 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
11 8 (27.59%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (27.59%) OO PHP
11 8 (27.59%) Apache
11 8 (27.59%) Linux
11 8 (27.59%) OOP
11 8 (27.59%) MySQL
11 8 (27.59%) PHP
11 8 (27.59%) Marketing

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (27.59%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) NUnit
2 2 (6.90%) ReSharper
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) Moq
General
1 10 (34.48%) Back Office
2 8 (27.59%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Software Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Web Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Senior Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Senior Web Developer
4 8 (27.59%) PHP Web Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Senior PHP Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 8 (27.59%) PHP Developer
5 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Programmer
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.34%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (10.34%) Software Programmer
7 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 3 (10.34%) C# Programmer
8 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) SOAP
2 21 (72.41%) .NET
3 15 (51.72%) HTML
3 15 (51.72%) Web Services
3 15 (51.72%) JSON
3 15 (51.72%) HTML5
4 12 (41.38%) CSS3
4 12 (41.38%) XML
4 12 (41.38%) CSS
5 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
5 11 (37.93%) WinForms
5 11 (37.93%) jQuery
6 10 (34.48%) Ajax
7 5 (17.24%) WCF
8 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.90%) Backbone.js
9 2 (6.90%) DOM
9 2 (6.90%) XSLT
9 2 (6.90%) XHTML
9 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
2 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
2 10 (34.48%) OO
3 8 (27.59%) OOP
3 8 (27.59%) TDD
3 8 (27.59%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (27.59%) OO PHP
4 7 (24.14%) MVC
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) RAD
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
3 13 (44.83%) VB
4 8 (27.59%) PHP
5 7 (24.14%) SQL
6 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
7 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
8 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
8 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft