The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - 24 18
Permanent jobs citing REST 0 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - 5.44% 9.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 15.09% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 15
Average salary - £40,000 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
Hertfordshire

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 Stevenage region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
29 53 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 18.71% 36.05% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 26 48 81
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £64,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

REST
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

REST Salary Trend in Stevenage

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 3 (100.00%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware