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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 69 74 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.51% 0.66% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.72% 2.11% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
RESTful
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
215 190 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.49% 31.20% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 149 139 90
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

RESTful
Salary Trend in Watford

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

RESTful Salary Trend in Watford

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) J2EE
3 14 (73.68%) XML
3 14 (73.68%) Subversion
4 13 (68.42%) WebSphere
4 13 (68.42%) UNIX
4 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
5 11 (57.89%) TDD
6 10 (52.63%) Document Management
6 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (52.63%) Retail
6 10 (52.63%) Automated Testing
6 10 (52.63%) Flash
6 10 (52.63%) DB2
6 10 (52.63%) HTML
6 10 (52.63%) WebDriver
6 10 (52.63%) System Testing
6 10 (52.63%) Cucumber
6 10 (52.63%) QA
6 10 (52.63%) Selenium
6 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
6 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (52.63%) DbVisualizer
6 10 (52.63%) Gherkin
6 10 (52.63%) Coaching
6 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (47.37%) BDD
8 8 (42.11%) Hibernate

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing RESTful 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 RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (68.42%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) IPv4
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) DB2
1 10 (52.63%) DbVisualizer
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) JasperReports
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Subversion
2 10 (52.63%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) WebDriver
2 10 (52.63%) Cucumber
3 4 (21.05%) Maven
4 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (52.63%) Retail
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Tester
1 10 (52.63%) Automation Tester
1 10 (52.63%) Selenium Tester
2 9 (47.37%) Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) J2EE
1 14 (73.68%) XML
2 10 (52.63%) Flash
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) Gherkin
3 8 (42.11%) SOAP
3 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
3 8 (42.11%) Spring
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) EJB
6 3 (15.79%) JDBC
6 3 (15.79%) JSP
6 3 (15.79%) Servlets
6 3 (15.79%) JAXB
6 3 (15.79%) SAX
6 3 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (15.79%) XSD
6 3 (15.79%) DOM
6 3 (15.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) UNIX
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) AIX
4 3 (15.79%) HPUX
4 3 (15.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 10 (52.63%) Document Management
3 10 (52.63%) Automated Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
3 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) System Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Coaching
4 9 (47.37%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) OO
6 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 17 (89.47%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) C
4 3 (15.79%) XPath
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Sun Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) Sybase
2 3 (15.79%) VMware