Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 53 69
Rank change year-on-year +15 +16 +20
Permanent jobs citing REST 58 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.18% 3.91% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 11.41% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 18
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +16.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £80,000 £58,625
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +21.05% -

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 406 368 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 43.28% 34.30% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 362 305 209
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Watford

REST
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for REST in Watford

REST
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Watford over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for REST.

1 40 (68.97%) Java
1 40 (68.97%) Web Services
2 34 (58.62%) SQL
3 33 (56.90%) SOAP
4 31 (53.45%) XML
4 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
5 27 (46.55%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (39.66%) Finance
7 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (36.21%) OO
8 20 (34.48%) J2EE
8 20 (34.48%) Subversion
8 20 (34.48%) Git (software)
9 18 (31.03%) .NET
9 18 (31.03%) E-Commerce
10 17 (29.31%) JSP
10 17 (29.31%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (27.59%) IBM
11 16 (27.59%) Unix
11 16 (27.59%) Spring
11 16 (27.59%) MVC
12 15 (25.86%) Banking
12 15 (25.86%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (25.86%) Apex Code
12 15 (25.86%) SaaS
12 15 (25.86%) Software Delivery
13 14 (24.14%) Linux
14 13 (22.41%) OOP
14 13 (22.41%) Servlets

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (15.52%) Apache
2 9 (15.52%) WebSphere
2 9 (15.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (12.07%) CMS
3 7 (12.07%) MQSeries
4 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.45%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.45%) CoreMedia CMS
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Magento
2 2 (3.45%) Fredhopper
2 2 (3.45%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 27 (46.55%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (25.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Internet
2 3 (5.17%) DNS
2 3 (5.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) NoSQL
2 12 (20.69%) MongoDB
2 12 (20.69%) Relational Database
3 10 (17.24%) RDBMS
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.07%) DB2
5 7 (12.07%) Jackrabbit
6 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (8.62%) MS Access
6 5 (8.62%) MySQL
6 5 (8.62%) Power BI
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (6.90%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (5.17%) SAP BW
9 2 (3.45%) Endeca
10 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (34.48%) Git (software)
1 20 (34.48%) Subversion
2 11 (18.97%) JIRA
2 11 (18.97%) Maven
3 8 (13.79%) JUnit
3 8 (13.79%) Mockito
4 7 (12.07%) Ant
4 7 (12.07%) Eclipse
4 7 (12.07%) Log4j
4 7 (12.07%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.17%) Selenium
6 3 (5.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
General
1 23 (39.66%) Finance
2 15 (25.86%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (63.79%) Developer
2 19 (32.76%) Java Developer
3 15 (25.86%) Consultant
3 15 (25.86%) Senior Consultant
4 11 (18.97%) C# Developer
4 11 (18.97%) Implementation Consultant
4 11 (18.97%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 10 (17.24%) .NET Developer
6 9 (15.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (15.52%) C# Software Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Software Consultant
6 9 (15.52%) Software Developer
7 8 (13.79%) Software Implementation Consultant
8 7 (12.07%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
10 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (8.62%) Java WebSphere Developer
10 5 (8.62%) WebSphere Developer
11 4 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (6.90%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (68.97%) Web Services
2 33 (56.90%) SOAP
3 31 (53.45%) XML
4 20 (34.48%) J2EE
5 18 (31.03%) .NET
6 17 (29.31%) JSP
7 16 (27.59%) Spring
8 13 (22.41%) JSON
8 13 (22.41%) Servlets
9 12 (20.69%) JDBC
10 11 (18.97%) EJB
11 10 (17.24%) HTML
11 10 (17.24%) JSTL
11 10 (17.24%) XSD
11 10 (17.24%) XSLT
12 9 (15.52%) Ajax
12 9 (15.52%) JMS
12 9 (15.52%) Struts
12 9 (15.52%) XHTML
13 7 (12.07%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.34%) User Experience
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.45%) Fintech
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Unix
2 14 (24.14%) Linux
3 10 (17.24%) HPUX
3 10 (17.24%) Solaris
4 8 (13.79%) Android
4 8 (13.79%) Apple iOS
5 4 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (36.21%) OO
2 18 (31.03%) E-Commerce
3 16 (27.59%) MVC
4 15 (25.86%) Software Delivery
5 13 (22.41%) OOP
6 8 (13.79%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (13.79%) Mobile Commerce
7 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling
7 7 (12.07%) RAD
7 7 (12.07%) TDD
7 7 (12.07%) Time Management
7 7 (12.07%) UML
7 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Creative Thinking
8 6 (10.34%) DNA
8 6 (10.34%) Innovative Thinking
8 6 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (10.34%) UX Design
8 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (68.97%) Java
2 34 (58.62%) SQL
3 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.86%) Apex Code
5 13 (22.41%) C#
6 7 (12.07%) Bash Shell
6 7 (12.07%) Perl
7 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
7 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
7 5 (8.62%) VBA
8 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.72%) C
9 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (5.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) IBM
2 15 (25.86%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (15.52%) Blue Martini
3 9 (15.52%) Demandware
3 9 (15.52%) Elastic Path
3 9 (15.52%) hybris
4 7 (12.07%) ATG
5 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.34%) SAP
6 4 (6.90%) Cognos
6 4 (6.90%) Sun
7 2 (3.45%) Adobe
8 1 (1.72%) Xamarin