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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 50 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs citing REST 12 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.32% 0.56% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.64% 1.37% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 10
Median salary £50,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
157 219 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 30.37% 40.93% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 117 165 194
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Watford

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) SOAP
3 10 (47.62%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) Spring
5 8 (38.10%) Subversion
5 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
5 8 (38.10%) BDD
5 8 (38.10%) J2EE
5 8 (38.10%) Web Services
6 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 7 (33.33%) API Testing
7 6 (28.57%) QA
7 6 (28.57%) Selenium
7 6 (28.57%) WebDriver
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 6 (28.57%) C#
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
7 6 (28.57%) JUnit
8 5 (23.81%) VB
8 5 (23.81%) XML
8 5 (23.81%) XHTML
8 5 (23.81%) HP UFT
8 5 (23.81%) Internet
8 5 (23.81%) HP

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 4 (19.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) CMS
1 4 (19.05%) MQSeries
1 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
1 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) DB2
1 4 (19.05%) Jackrabbit
1 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
1 8 (38.10%) Subversion
2 7 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 6 (28.57%) JUnit
3 6 (28.57%) Selenium
3 6 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 5 (23.81%) HP UFT
4 5 (23.81%) JIRA
4 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
5 4 (19.05%) Ant
5 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
5 4 (19.05%) Log4j
5 4 (19.05%) Mockito
6 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
7 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
7 1 (4.76%) JBehave
7 1 (4.76%) jMock
7 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
7 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 7 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce Developer
5 4 (19.05%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Java E-Commerce Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
5 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Developer
6 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Developer in Test
6 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) SOAP
2 9 (42.86%) Spring
3 8 (38.10%) J2EE
3 8 (38.10%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) XHTML
5 5 (23.81%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 4 (19.05%) JDBC
6 4 (19.05%) JMS
6 4 (19.05%) JSON
6 4 (19.05%) JSP
6 4 (19.05%) JSTL
6 4 (19.05%) Servlets
6 4 (19.05%) Spring Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Struts
6 4 (19.05%) XSD
6 4 (19.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) HPUX
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) Solaris
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) BDD
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 7 (33.33%) API Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Test Management
4 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
4 5 (23.81%) Waterfall
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 4 (19.05%) RAD
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
6 3 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (14.29%) DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) OOP
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SDET
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) ATG
2 4 (19.05%) Blue Martini
2 4 (19.05%) Elastic Path
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) Interwoven
2 4 (19.05%) Sun
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