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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 62 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing REST 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.11% 0.26% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 0.55% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £47,500 - £28,750
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 - £37,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
144 182 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.62% 47.89% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 95 140 81
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 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 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) JSON
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) Content Management
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (30.00%) Marketing
6 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (30.00%) System Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Android
6 3 (30.00%) Android SDK
6 3 (30.00%) Android Development
6 3 (30.00%) PhoneGap
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (30.00%) People Management

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (10.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (20.00%) Log4j
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Ant
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) PhoneGap
5 3 (30.00%) Android SDK
6 2 (20.00%) Servlets
6 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) JMS
6 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) Struts
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (10.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) HPUX
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) Content Management
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) System Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) XPath
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Sun
2 2 (20.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (10.00%) Google
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