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 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 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 4.55% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
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
11 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 25.00% 34.55% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 22
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) HTML
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
1 17 (94.44%) jQuery
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Web Services
2 16 (88.89%) PHP
2 16 (88.89%) HTML5
3 15 (83.33%) Node.js
3 15 (83.33%) Drupal
3 15 (83.33%) Open Source
3 15 (83.33%) AngularJS
3 15 (83.33%) KnockoutJS
3 15 (83.33%) PHP5
3 15 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 15 (83.33%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) User Experience
5 1 (5.56%) RoboSpice
5 1 (5.56%) Robolectric
5 1 (5.56%) Behat
5 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Android Development
5 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
5 1 (5.56%) SQLite

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (83.33%) Node.js
1 15 (83.33%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Robolectric
1 1 (5.56%) Behat
1 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Mockito
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) EasyMock
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
1 17 (94.44%) jQuery
2 16 (88.89%) Web Services
2 16 (88.89%) HTML5
3 15 (83.33%) AngularJS
3 15 (83.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.56%) RoboSpice
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) XHTML
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 15 (83.33%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.56%) Android Development
4 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) UX Design
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 16 (88.89%) PHP
3 15 (83.33%) PHP5
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Dell