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 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 63 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing REST 1 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.19% 1.94% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 3.97% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 3
Average salary £42,500 £19,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+123.68% -49.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
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
235 277 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.84% 48.77% 49.90%
Number of salaries quoted 225 227 229
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 - 1 £42,500 -
REST
West Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (84.21%) SOA
2 11 (57.89%) Web Services
3 10 (52.63%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) jQuery
5 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 7 (36.84%) PHP
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) TDD
6 6 (31.58%) Subversion
6 6 (31.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (31.58%) Ant
6 6 (31.58%) Photoshop
6 6 (31.58%) DOM
6 6 (31.58%) OO
6 6 (31.58%) Backbone.js
6 6 (31.58%) Adobe
6 6 (31.58%) Phing
6 6 (31.58%) Sass
6 6 (31.58%) LESS
7 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.79%) Degree
9 2 (10.53%) MVC
9 2 (10.53%) SEO
9 2 (10.53%) C#
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
9 2 (10.53%) .NET
9 2 (10.53%) SQL
10 1 (5.26%) VB.NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (31.58%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Subversion
1 6 (31.58%) Ant
1 6 (31.58%) Phing
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
2 9 (47.37%) Web Architect
2 9 (47.37%) Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Senior Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior Web Developer
5 5 (26.32%) SOA Architect
6 4 (21.05%) PHP Developer
6 4 (21.05%) Senior Architect
7 3 (15.79%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (15.79%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (15.79%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Integration Architect
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Principal Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Web Services
2 8 (42.11%) CSS
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 6 (31.58%) DOM
3 6 (31.58%) Backbone.js
3 6 (31.58%) Sass
3 6 (31.58%) LESS
4 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) WinForms
6 1 (5.26%) WPF
6 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) SOA
2 10 (52.63%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) SEO
6 1 (5.26%) RAD
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
1 7 (36.84%) PHP
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
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