The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 52 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 19 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.59% 0.16% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.30% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 0
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
229 261 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 31.24% 41.89% 35.61%
Number of salaries quoted 184 199 154
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

REST
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

REST Salary Trend in Swindon

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 35 (89.74%) SOAP
2 30 (76.92%) Web Services
3 26 (66.67%) XML
4 20 (51.28%) .NET
5 19 (48.72%) C#
5 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
6 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (46.15%) LINQ
7 17 (43.59%) WPF
7 17 (43.59%) SQL
8 16 (41.03%) WCF
9 15 (38.46%) Oracle
9 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
9 15 (38.46%) Scrum
10 14 (35.90%) Java
10 14 (35.90%) Selenium
10 14 (35.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
11 13 (33.33%) Visual Studio
11 13 (33.33%) EDI
11 13 (33.33%) SOA
12 12 (30.77%) JSON
13 11 (28.21%) QA
13 11 (28.21%) Software Testing
13 11 (28.21%) SoapUI
13 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
13 11 (28.21%) Process Management
13 11 (28.21%) Windows
14 10 (25.64%) HTML
14 10 (25.64%) Data Mapping

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.56%) SmartPlant
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
2 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.95%) DB2
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Selenium
2 13 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 11 (28.21%) SoapUI
4 8 (20.51%) TestNG
5 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (7.69%) Maven
5 3 (7.69%) Ant
5 3 (7.69%) JUnit
6 1 (2.56%) Moq
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Advertising
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 8 (20.51%) SQL Developer
4 7 (17.95%) QA Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior QA Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Leader
5 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Java Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Java Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (89.74%) SOAP
2 30 (76.92%) Web Services
3 26 (66.67%) XML
4 20 (51.28%) .NET
5 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
6 18 (46.15%) LINQ
7 17 (43.59%) WPF
8 16 (41.03%) WCF
9 14 (35.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
10 13 (33.33%) EDI
11 12 (30.77%) JSON
12 10 (25.64%) HTML
12 10 (25.64%) HTML5
13 6 (15.38%) MSMQ
13 6 (15.38%) Middleware
14 5 (12.82%) CSS
14 5 (12.82%) jQuery
15 4 (10.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
15 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) UNIX
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Scrum
3 13 (33.33%) SOA
4 11 (28.21%) Process Management
4 11 (28.21%) Software Testing
4 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
5 10 (25.64%) Data Mapping
6 9 (23.08%) Logistics
7 7 (17.95%) Use Case
7 7 (17.95%) MVC
8 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 6 (15.38%) Document Management
8 6 (15.38%) Line Management
9 5 (12.82%) People Management
10 4 (10.26%) MVVM
10 4 (10.26%) TDD
11 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) C#
2 17 (43.59%) SQL
3 14 (35.90%) Java
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.26%) XAML
6 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) ISEB
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) SAP
2 6 (15.38%) Unisys
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Sun
3 3 (7.69%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) Sencha