The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 49 48 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing REST 14 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.72% 2.26% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 9.45% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 5
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +8.43%

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
168 127 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 32.68% 23.87% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 147 105 155
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

REST Salary Histogram in Watford

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for REST.

1 45 (93.75%) Web Services
2 34 (70.83%) Java
2 34 (70.83%) SQL
3 30 (62.50%) SOAP
4 25 (52.08%) TDD
5 24 (50.00%) Spring
6 23 (47.92%) XML
7 22 (45.83%) OO
7 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
9 18 (37.50%) IBM
10 17 (35.42%) ETL
10 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
10 17 (35.42%) Unix
11 14 (29.17%) Linux
11 14 (29.17%) JUnit
11 14 (29.17%) Data Modelling
11 14 (29.17%) WebSphere
12 13 (27.08%) Degree
12 13 (27.08%) JSON
12 13 (27.08%) Unit Testing
12 13 (27.08%) Maven
12 13 (27.08%) Tomcat
12 13 (27.08%) DNS
13 12 (25.00%) .NET
13 12 (25.00%) Oracle
13 12 (25.00%) PowerShell
13 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (22.92%) Performance Tuning

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.17%) WebSphere
2 13 (27.08%) Tomcat
3 8 (16.67%) JBoss
3 8 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 6 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Apache
4 6 (12.50%) CMS
4 6 (12.50%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 11 (22.92%) SAP BPC
2 6 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) DNS
2 11 (22.92%) Firewall
3 10 (20.83%) Internet
4 2 (4.17%) iBeacon
4 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.08%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (22.92%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (22.92%) MS Access
3 11 (22.92%) Power BI
3 11 (22.92%) SAP BW
3 11 (22.92%) SAP Data Services
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (12.50%) Jackrabbit
6 6 (12.50%) MySQL
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.08%) Big Data
7 1 (2.08%) DB2
7 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) JUnit
2 13 (27.08%) Maven
3 11 (22.92%) JBehave
3 11 (22.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (22.92%) WebDriver
4 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 7 (14.58%) gulp
5 7 (14.58%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 6 (12.50%) Log4j
6 6 (12.50%) Mockito
6 6 (12.50%) Subversion
6 6 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (8.33%) Selenium
8 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.17%) Android Studio
10 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
10 1 (2.08%) NUnit
10 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Developer
2 20 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Unix Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Java Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (93.75%) Web Services
2 30 (62.50%) SOAP
3 24 (50.00%) Spring
4 23 (47.92%) XML
5 13 (27.08%) JSON
6 12 (25.00%) .NET
7 11 (22.92%) MDX
7 11 (22.92%) RESTful
8 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
9 8 (16.67%) Ajax
9 8 (16.67%) GWT
9 8 (16.67%) HTML
9 8 (16.67%) J2EE
9 8 (16.67%) Java EE
10 7 (14.58%) D3.js
10 7 (14.58%) JAX-RS
10 7 (14.58%) JMS
10 7 (14.58%) jQuery
10 7 (14.58%) Node.js
10 7 (14.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
2 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.33%) RIA
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) BBC
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Unix
2 14 (29.17%) Linux
3 6 (12.50%) HPUX
3 6 (12.50%) Solaris
4 3 (6.25%) Windows
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) TDD
2 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) OO
3 17 (35.42%) ETL
4 14 (29.17%) Data Modelling
5 13 (27.08%) Unit Testing
6 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (22.92%) Database Tuning
6 11 (22.92%) ETL Development
6 11 (22.92%) OOD
6 11 (22.92%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (22.92%) Scrum
6 11 (22.92%) SOA
6 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
6 11 (22.92%) Time Management
6 11 (22.92%) UML
7 9 (18.75%) OOP
8 8 (16.67%) BPR
9 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 6 (12.50%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 34 (70.83%) Java
1 34 (70.83%) SQL
2 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (22.92%) Shell Script
4 11 (22.92%) T-SQL
4 11 (22.92%) VBA
5 7 (14.58%) ES6
6 2 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SDET
2 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) IBM
2 12 (25.00%) Oracle
3 11 (22.92%) Cognos
3 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.92%) SAP
4 6 (12.50%) ATG
4 6 (12.50%) Blue Martini
4 6 (12.50%) Talend
5 2 (4.17%) Sybase
6 1 (2.08%) Virgin Media
6 1 (2.08%) Xamarin