The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 8 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 18.60% 1.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.44% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
REST
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 41.86% 38.10% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 18
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

REST
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

REST Salary Trend in Sussex

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 (94.74%) JavaScript
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
1 18 (94.74%) CSS
1 18 (94.74%) jQuery
2 17 (89.47%) HTML5
2 17 (89.47%) Web Services
2 17 (89.47%) PHP
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (84.21%) Web Development
3 16 (84.21%) Software Engineering
3 16 (84.21%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (84.21%) AngularJS
3 16 (84.21%) PHP5
3 16 (84.21%) Drupal
3 16 (84.21%) Node.js
3 16 (84.21%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) User Experience
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) SQLite
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) UX Design
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.26%) Android Development

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 16 (84.21%) Drupal
1 16 (84.21%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) EasyMock
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) PHPUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Mockito
1 1 (5.26%) Behat
1 1 (5.26%) Robolectric
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (84.21%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
1 18 (94.74%) CSS
1 18 (94.74%) jQuery
2 17 (89.47%) HTML5
2 17 (89.47%) Web Services
3 16 (84.21%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (84.21%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) RoboSpice
4 1 (5.26%) XHTML
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) Software Engineering
2 16 (84.21%) Web Development
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) UX Design
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.26%) Android Development
4 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 17 (89.47%) PHP
3 16 (84.21%) PHP5
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Dell