The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 73 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing REST 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.17% 0.32% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.71% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £52,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.70%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
153 141 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.29% 44.76% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 95 98 106
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
Hertfordshire

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 22 July 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) Web Development
1 11 (91.67%) JSON
1 11 (91.67%) Mobile App
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) MVC
3 9 (75.00%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) Android
4 8 (66.67%) Android SDK
5 7 (58.33%) Android Development
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (50.00%) Marketing
6 6 (50.00%) PhoneGap
7 5 (41.67%) Java
8 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 4 (33.33%) Scrum
8 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
8 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
8 4 (33.33%) iOS SDK
8 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
9 3 (25.00%) Google
9 3 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 2 (16.67%) SQL
10 2 (16.67%) CSS
10 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
10 2 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Android Developer
3 4 (33.33%) iOS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) JSON
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) Android SDK
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (33.33%) iOS SDK
7 2 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
8 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (8.33%) WCF
8 1 (8.33%) jQuery
8 1 (8.33%) JSP
8 1 (8.33%) SOAP
8 1 (8.33%) XHTML
8 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Android
2 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Web Development
2 9 (75.00%) MVC
3 7 (58.33%) Android Development
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Apple