Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 17 38
Rank change year-on-year -47 +21 +36
Permanent jobs citing REST 37 110 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.87% 11.09% 5.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.00% 24.07% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30 88 51
Watford median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £39,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,375 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 411 457 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 43.04% 46.07% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 333 381 277
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £77,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
2 20 (54.05%) Java
3 18 (48.65%) SQL
4 17 (45.95%) XML
4 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (45.95%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (37.84%) Finance
6 13 (35.14%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (35.14%) Banking
6 13 (35.14%) Apex Code
6 13 (35.14%) SaaS
6 13 (35.14%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (35.14%) Software Delivery
7 12 (32.43%) Web Services
7 12 (32.43%) .NET
8 10 (27.03%) SOAP
9 9 (24.32%) C#
10 8 (21.62%) MVC
11 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
11 7 (18.92%) CSS
11 7 (18.92%) jQuery
12 6 (16.22%) Time Management
12 6 (16.22%) User Experience
13 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (13.51%) Nintex
13 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (13.51%) CAML
13 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
13 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (13.51%) Git (software)

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 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
1 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.41%) Commerce Server
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (35.14%) SaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Office 365
4 1 (2.70%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) DNS
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) MS Access
2 3 (8.11%) Power BI
2 3 (8.11%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.11%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (2.70%) gulp
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Consultant
2 13 (35.14%) Implementation Consultant
2 13 (35.14%) Senior Consultant
2 13 (35.14%) Senior Implementation Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Software Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) SharePoint Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Database Developer
5 3 (8.11%) ETL Developer
5 3 (8.11%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (8.11%) SSIS Developer
5 3 (8.11%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) XML
2 12 (32.43%) .NET
2 12 (32.43%) Web Services
3 10 (27.03%) SOAP
4 7 (18.92%) CSS
4 7 (18.92%) jQuery
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
5 5 (13.51%) CAML
6 4 (10.81%) JSON
7 3 (8.11%) ADO.NET
7 3 (8.11%) Java EE
7 3 (8.11%) MDX
7 3 (8.11%) WCF
8 2 (5.41%) Dagger
8 2 (5.41%) HTML
8 2 (5.41%) HTML5
8 2 (5.41%) JSP
8 2 (5.41%) React
8 2 (5.41%) RESTful
8 2 (5.41%) Retrofit
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.22%) User Experience
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Software Delivery
2 8 (21.62%) MVC
3 6 (16.22%) Time Management
4 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) OOP
4 5 (13.51%) Workflow
5 4 (10.81%) API Integration
5 4 (10.81%) CRM
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.11%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.11%) Database Tuning
6 3 (8.11%) ETL
6 3 (8.11%) ETL Development
6 3 (8.11%) Innovative Thinking
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
2 20 (54.05%) Java
3 18 (48.65%) SQL
4 13 (35.14%) Apex Code
5 9 (24.32%) C#
6 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
7 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
8 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
8 3 (8.11%) VBA
9 2 (5.41%) Kotlin
10 1 (2.70%) C
10 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (13.51%) Nintex
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) SAP
4 3 (8.11%) Xamarin
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) Sybase
6 1 (2.70%) VocaLink
6 1 (2.70%) Zend