Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RESTful
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 36 72
Rank change year-on-year -19 +36 -5
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 40 65 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.14% 5.99% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.69% 17.43% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 40 64 17
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £42,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -17.39% +2.22%

RESTful 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 413 373 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 42.75% 34.35% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 371 322 214
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £26,250
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%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Watford

RESTful
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for RESTful in Watford

RESTful
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Watford over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for RESTful in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (72.50%) Java
3 28 (70.00%) Web Services
4 27 (67.50%) TDD
5 25 (62.50%) Spring
5 25 (62.50%) Scrum
6 22 (55.00%) QA
7 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (45.00%) J2EE
8 16 (40.00%) SOAP
9 15 (37.50%) SOA
9 15 (37.50%) SQL
10 14 (35.00%) PL/SQL
10 14 (35.00%) JSP
10 14 (35.00%) XML
10 14 (35.00%) Maven
10 14 (35.00%) Pair Programming
10 14 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
11 13 (32.50%) Oracle
11 13 (32.50%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (30.00%) SDLC
12 12 (30.00%) Oracle Service Bus
12 12 (30.00%) BDD
13 11 (27.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database 12c
13 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database
13 11 (27.50%) Line Management
13 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (27.50%) HTML5

RESTful
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 12 (30.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Boomi
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (10.00%) MySQL
5 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
1 14 (35.00%) Maven
2 9 (22.50%) JIRA
3 6 (15.00%) Bitbucket
3 6 (15.00%) jMock
4 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (12.50%) JUnit
4 5 (12.50%) Selenium
4 5 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 5 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (7.50%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
4 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) IT Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Principal Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Principal Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Integration Developer
9 1 (2.50%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) Web Services
2 25 (62.50%) Spring
3 18 (45.00%) J2EE
4 16 (40.00%) SOAP
5 14 (35.00%) JSP
5 14 (35.00%) XML
6 11 (27.50%) HTML
6 11 (27.50%) HTML5
6 11 (27.50%) WSDL
6 11 (27.50%) XSD
7 8 (20.00%) .NET
7 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (15.00%) JAX-RS
10 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 5 (12.50%) JSON
10 5 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.00%) Tandem
3 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
1 5 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (67.50%) TDD
3 25 (62.50%) Scrum
4 15 (37.50%) SOA
5 14 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (35.00%) Pair Programming
6 13 (32.50%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (30.00%) BDD
7 12 (30.00%) SDLC
8 11 (27.50%) Collaborative Working
8 11 (27.50%) Line Management
8 11 (27.50%) Proactive Monitoring
9 8 (20.00%) MVC
10 7 (17.50%) Web Application Development
11 6 (15.00%) OO
11 6 (15.00%) OOP
11 6 (15.00%) Product Management
11 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
12 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) Java
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 14 (35.00%) PL/SQL
5 11 (27.50%) Java 8
6 8 (20.00%) C#
7 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
8 3 (7.50%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (55.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (7.50%) MOM
2 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) Dell
4 2 (5.00%) MuleSoft
4 2 (5.00%) Talend
4 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.00%) webMethods
4 2 (5.00%) WSO2
5 1 (2.50%) Google