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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 54 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing REST 16 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.45% 1.92% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.78% 3.68% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 6
Average salary £42,500 £20,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.50% -44.82%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
335 326 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 51.22% 52.08% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 313 251 218
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £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 5 May 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
Stafford -6 2 £37,500 +1.35%
Tamworth - 2 £32,500 -
Lichfield - 1 £40,000 -
REST
West Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (72.22%) JSON
4 12 (66.67%) SOAP
4 12 (66.67%) Web Services
5 11 (61.11%) XML
6 10 (55.56%) N-Tier
6 10 (55.56%) VB
6 10 (55.56%) Back Office
6 10 (55.56%) WinForms
6 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
7 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
8 6 (33.33%) HTML
8 6 (33.33%) MVC
9 5 (27.78%) HTML5
10 4 (22.22%) WCF
10 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 4 (22.22%) SQL
10 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
11 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
11 3 (16.67%) CSS
11 3 (16.67%) jQuery
12 2 (11.11%) User Experience
12 2 (11.11%) Degree
12 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (11.11%) Moq
12 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
12 2 (11.11%) CSS3
12 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) NUnit
2 2 (11.11%) ReSharper
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Moq
General
1 10 (55.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Programmer
6 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Programmer
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) JSON
3 12 (66.67%) SOAP
3 12 (66.67%) Web Services
4 11 (61.11%) XML
5 10 (55.56%) WinForms
6 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) HTML5
9 4 (22.22%) WCF
10 3 (16.67%) jQuery
10 3 (16.67%) CSS
11 2 (11.11%) Ajax
11 2 (11.11%) DOM
11 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (11.11%) CSS3
11 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 6 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) SEO
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) VB
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Burton-On-Trent
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago