The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 57 66 42
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Permanent jobs citing REST 7 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.40% 1.60% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.32% 4.33% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +30.08%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
211 231 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.20% 36.96% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 149 189 92
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

REST
Salary Trend in Watford

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

REST Salary Trend in Watford

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) UNIX
2 11 (91.67%) Content Management
3 10 (83.33%) Subversion
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (75.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (75.00%) JMS
4 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
4 9 (75.00%) HTTP
4 9 (75.00%) IBM
4 9 (75.00%) Sun
4 9 (75.00%) Sun Certification
4 9 (75.00%) JUnit
4 9 (75.00%) Struts
4 9 (75.00%) Solaris
4 9 (75.00%) Linux
4 9 (75.00%) Spring
5 7 (58.33%) Web Development
5 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) XHTML
5 7 (58.33%) MVC
6 6 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (50.00%) Apache
2 6 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 5 (41.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (25.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 6 (50.00%) DB2
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Subversion
2 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 9 (75.00%) JUnit
3 6 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Maven
4 3 (25.00%) Ant
4 3 (25.00%) Log4j
5 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Support Consultant
3 6 (50.00%) Consultant
3 6 (50.00%) Java Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) XML
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 10 (83.33%) CSS
4 9 (75.00%) JMS
4 9 (75.00%) Struts
4 9 (75.00%) Spring
5 7 (58.33%) XHTML
6 6 (50.00%) SOAP
6 6 (50.00%) JDBC
6 6 (50.00%) JSP
6 6 (50.00%) JSTL
6 6 (50.00%) Spring MVC
7 4 (33.33%) jQuery
8 3 (25.00%) JSON
8 3 (25.00%) XMLBeans
8 3 (25.00%) Ajax
8 3 (25.00%) Servlets
8 3 (25.00%) XSLT
8 3 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (16.67%) Online Gambling
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) UNIX
2 9 (75.00%) Solaris
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) AIX
5 3 (25.00%) HPUX
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Content Management
2 7 (58.33%) Web Development
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 6 (50.00%) RAD
4 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (33.33%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) System Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Time Management
7 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) DevOps
7 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (8.33%) Memory Management
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (25.00%) XPath
5 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Sun Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) IBM
2 9 (75.00%) Sun
3 3 (25.00%) Interwoven
4 1 (8.33%) Xamarin
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive
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