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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 57 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.42% 0.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.43% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
204 224 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.38% 36.60% 41.32%
Number of salaries quoted 145 185 92
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £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 22 May 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 27 (87.10%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 23 (74.19%) XML
3 19 (61.29%) Test Automation
4 18 (58.06%) Subversion
4 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
5 16 (51.61%) Web Services
6 15 (48.39%) SOAP
6 15 (48.39%) Spring
6 15 (48.39%) Hibernate
7 14 (45.16%) Finance
7 14 (45.16%) UNIX
7 14 (45.16%) WebSphere
7 14 (45.16%) BDD
8 13 (41.94%) C#
9 12 (38.71%) Cucumber
9 12 (38.71%) Gherkin
9 12 (38.71%) Selenium
9 12 (38.71%) Test Scripting
10 11 (35.48%) J2EE
10 11 (35.48%) Linux
10 11 (35.48%) OO
10 11 (35.48%) MVC
10 11 (35.48%) IPv4
10 11 (35.48%) Maven
10 11 (35.48%) TDD
11 9 (29.03%) Ruby
12 8 (25.81%) .NET
12 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
13 7 (22.58%) DB2

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (45.16%) WebSphere
2 7 (22.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (12.90%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) IPv4
2 4 (12.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) DB2
2 7 (22.58%) DbVisualizer
3 4 (12.90%) JasperReports
3 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Subversion
2 12 (38.71%) Cucumber
2 12 (38.71%) Selenium
3 11 (35.48%) Maven
4 7 (22.58%) SoapUI
4 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
5 5 (16.13%) JBehave
5 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
5 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
5 5 (16.13%) Calabash
5 5 (16.13%) WATIR
5 5 (16.13%) NUnit
5 5 (16.13%) JUnit
6 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
2 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 7 (22.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Java Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Senior Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Tester
4 7 (22.58%) Automation Tester
4 7 (22.58%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.45%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) XML
2 16 (51.61%) Web Services
3 15 (48.39%) SOAP
3 15 (48.39%) Spring
3 15 (48.39%) Hibernate
4 12 (38.71%) Gherkin
5 11 (35.48%) J2EE
6 8 (25.81%) .NET
7 7 (22.58%) EJB
7 7 (22.58%) JDBC
7 7 (22.58%) JSP
7 7 (22.58%) Servlets
7 7 (22.58%) HTML
7 7 (22.58%) Flash
7 7 (22.58%) Struts
7 7 (22.58%) XSD
7 7 (22.58%) DOM
7 7 (22.58%) XSLT
7 7 (22.58%) JSF
7 7 (22.58%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Client/Server
1 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) UNIX
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 7 (22.58%) AIX
3 7 (22.58%) HPUX
3 7 (22.58%) Solaris
4 4 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Test Automation
2 14 (45.16%) BDD
3 12 (38.71%) Test Scripting
4 11 (35.48%) OO
4 11 (35.48%) MVC
4 11 (35.48%) TDD
5 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Document Management
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (22.58%) Multithreading
5 7 (22.58%) System Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Coaching
6 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) SQL
3 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
4 13 (41.94%) C#
5 9 (29.03%) Ruby
6 7 (22.58%) C++
6 7 (22.58%) C
6 7 (22.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Sun Certification
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (22.58%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) VMware
2 4 (12.90%) Sybase
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle