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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 70 72 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.63% 0.84% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.41% 3.16% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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
204 158 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.96% 26.60% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 144 98 103
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £62,000
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 27 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 13 (86.67%) J2EE
4 12 (80.00%) XML
4 12 (80.00%) Subversion
5 11 (73.33%) WebSphere
5 11 (73.33%) UNIX
5 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
6 10 (66.67%) WebDriver
6 10 (66.67%) Cucumber
6 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
6 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (66.67%) System Testing
6 10 (66.67%) DbVisualizer
6 10 (66.67%) Gherkin
6 10 (66.67%) Coaching
6 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (66.67%) Flash
6 10 (66.67%) DB2
6 10 (66.67%) HTML
6 10 (66.67%) QA
6 10 (66.67%) Selenium
6 10 (66.67%) Document Management
6 10 (66.67%) Retail
6 10 (66.67%) Automated Testing
6 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (66.67%) TDD
7 8 (53.33%) BDD
8 5 (33.33%) Finance

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 11 (73.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) DB2
1 10 (66.67%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (13.33%) JasperReports
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Subversion
2 10 (66.67%) Selenium
2 10 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 10 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
4 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (66.67%) Retail
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Tester
1 10 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 10 (66.67%) Selenium Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) J2EE
2 12 (80.00%) XML
3 10 (66.67%) Flash
3 10 (66.67%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) Gherkin
4 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (33.33%) Spring
4 5 (33.33%) SOAP
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) JSP
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 1 (6.67%) EJB
8 1 (6.67%) JDBC
8 1 (6.67%) Servlets
8 1 (6.67%) Struts
8 1 (6.67%) JAXB
8 1 (6.67%) SAX
8 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (6.67%) XSD
8 1 (6.67%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) UNIX
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) HPUX
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
2 10 (66.67%) Document Management
2 10 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (66.67%) System Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Coaching
3 8 (53.33%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (86.67%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle