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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 41 42 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 33 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.38% 4.32% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.86% 10.88% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 1
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -29.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
222 147 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.22% 39.73% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 150 124 97
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RESTful across the Watford region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

RESTful Salary Histogram in Watford

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 46 (93.88%) Java
2 41 (83.67%) XML
3 35 (71.43%) Web Services
4 31 (63.27%) SQL
4 31 (63.27%) Test Automation
5 28 (57.14%) Ruby
5 28 (57.14%) BDD
6 27 (55.10%) C#
7 25 (51.02%) Cucumber
7 25 (51.02%) Selenium
7 25 (51.02%) Test Scripting
8 24 (48.98%) WATIR
8 24 (48.98%) JBehave
8 24 (48.98%) Software Testing
8 24 (48.98%) Open Source
8 24 (48.98%) SpecFlow
8 24 (48.98%) Gherkin
8 24 (48.98%) Calabash
8 24 (48.98%) Jenkins
8 24 (48.98%) JUnit
8 24 (48.98%) NUnit
9 21 (42.86%) OO
10 17 (34.69%) Subversion
11 16 (32.65%) Hibernate
11 16 (32.65%) Finance
11 16 (32.65%) IPv4
11 16 (32.65%) SOAP
11 16 (32.65%) Spring
11 16 (32.65%) Maven
12 9 (18.37%) MVC

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 7 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (10.20%) OpenStack
4 3 (6.12%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.20%) SaaS
1 5 (10.20%) PaaS
1 5 (10.20%) Google Apps
1 5 (10.20%) IaaS
1 5 (10.20%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) IPv4
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
3 3 (6.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.04%) DbVisualizer
2 1 (2.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (51.02%) Selenium
1 25 (51.02%) Cucumber
2 24 (48.98%) SpecFlow
2 24 (48.98%) Jenkins
2 24 (48.98%) Calabash
2 24 (48.98%) WATIR
2 24 (48.98%) JBehave
2 24 (48.98%) JUnit
2 24 (48.98%) NUnit
3 17 (34.69%) Subversion
4 16 (32.65%) Maven
5 6 (12.24%) SoapUI
6 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
2 6 (12.24%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Senior Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Java Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Senior Java Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Test Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Test Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Tester
7 1 (2.04%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (83.67%) XML
2 35 (71.43%) Web Services
3 24 (48.98%) Gherkin
4 16 (32.65%) SOAP
4 16 (32.65%) Hibernate
4 16 (32.65%) Spring
5 8 (16.33%) .NET
6 6 (12.24%) EJB
6 6 (12.24%) JDBC
6 6 (12.24%) JSP
6 6 (12.24%) Servlets
6 6 (12.24%) XSD
6 6 (12.24%) DOM
6 6 (12.24%) XSLT
6 6 (12.24%) JAXB
6 6 (12.24%) SAX
6 6 (12.24%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (12.24%) JSF
6 6 (12.24%) Java EE
6 6 (12.24%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.98%) Open Source
2 6 (12.24%) Client/Server
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.20%) CMDB
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) UNIX
2 6 (12.24%) AIX
2 6 (12.24%) HPUX
2 6 (12.24%) Solaris
2 6 (12.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Test Automation
2 28 (57.14%) BDD
3 25 (51.02%) Test Scripting
4 24 (48.98%) Software Testing
5 21 (42.86%) OO
6 9 (18.37%) MVC
7 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
8 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (10.20%) Use Case
8 5 (10.20%) Migration
8 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.20%) SOA
8 5 (10.20%) Project Management
8 5 (10.20%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (10.20%) DevOps
8 5 (10.20%) UML
9 4 (8.16%) TDD
10 3 (6.12%) Web Application Development
11 1 (2.04%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) Java
2 31 (63.27%) SQL
3 28 (57.14%) Ruby
4 27 (55.10%) C#
5 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.24%) C++
6 6 (12.24%) XPath
6 6 (12.24%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (12.24%) VirtualBox
2 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
1 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) VMware
2 5 (10.20%) Google
2 5 (10.20%) Rackspace
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
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