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 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 58 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing REST 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.16% 0.53% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.19% 1.55% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £38,500 - £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
167 193 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 27.74% 33.98% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 143 161 193
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 December 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 27 (100.00%) SOAP
2 20 (74.07%) Web Services
3 19 (70.37%) C#
3 19 (70.37%) .NET
3 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
4 18 (66.67%) LINQ
5 17 (62.96%) XML
5 17 (62.96%) SQL
6 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (48.15%) Oracle
7 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
8 12 (44.44%) WCF
9 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
9 11 (40.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
10 10 (37.04%) WPF
10 10 (37.04%) EDI
11 9 (33.33%) JSON
11 9 (33.33%) MVC
11 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 8 (29.63%) QA
12 8 (29.63%) Java
12 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
12 8 (29.63%) Scrum
12 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
12 8 (29.63%) Process Management
12 8 (29.63%) Selenium
12 8 (29.63%) SoapUI
13 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
2 8 (29.63%) Selenium
2 8 (29.63%) SoapUI
3 6 (22.22%) TestNG
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Advertising
1 3 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior QA Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 6 (22.22%) QA Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Web Applications Developer
5 4 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) SOAP
2 20 (74.07%) Web Services
3 19 (70.37%) .NET
3 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
4 18 (66.67%) LINQ
5 17 (62.96%) XML
6 12 (44.44%) WCF
7 11 (40.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
8 10 (37.04%) EDI
8 10 (37.04%) WPF
9 9 (33.33%) JSON
10 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (22.22%) jQuery
12 2 (7.41%) HTML5
12 2 (7.41%) CSS3
12 2 (7.41%) CSS
12 2 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) UNIX
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) MVC
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
3 8 (29.63%) Process Management
3 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
4 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
4 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
4 7 (25.93%) Data Mapping
5 6 (22.22%) Use Case
5 6 (22.22%) SOA
5 6 (22.22%) Logistics
6 4 (14.81%) BDD
6 4 (14.81%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) OOD
6 4 (14.81%) TDD
7 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.41%) Web Development
8 2 (7.41%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 17 (62.96%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ISEB
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle