Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RESTful
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 49 85
Rank change year-on-year -11 +36 -32
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 31 44 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.47% 4.31% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.38% 13.92% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 3
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -22.73%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £47,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.20% -6.82% -8.33%

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 420 316 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 46.98% 30.98% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 373 283 235
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £68,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for RESTful in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) Web Services
3 18 (58.06%) Java
3 18 (58.06%) TDD
4 17 (54.84%) Scrum
5 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
5 15 (48.39%) QA
5 15 (48.39%) BDD
6 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
7 12 (38.71%) C#
7 12 (38.71%) .NET
7 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
7 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
7 12 (38.71%) Spring
7 12 (38.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
7 12 (38.71%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (35.48%) Maven
8 11 (35.48%) SQL
9 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
9 10 (32.26%) MVC
9 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (32.26%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (29.03%) Web Application Development
10 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
10 9 (29.03%) Tandem
10 9 (29.03%) XML
10 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Maven
2 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
3 8 (25.81%) Bitbucket
3 8 (25.81%) jMock
4 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
4 6 (19.35%) JUnit
4 6 (19.35%) Selenium
4 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
5 5 (16.13%) JBehave
6 3 (9.68%) JIRA
7 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
7 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Java Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Java Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Principal Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) Web Services
2 12 (38.71%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
2 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
2 12 (38.71%) Spring
2 12 (38.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (32.26%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 9 (29.03%) XML
5 8 (25.81%) JAX-RS
6 7 (22.58%) REST
7 5 (16.13%) Gherkin
8 4 (12.90%) J2EE
8 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 4 (12.90%) SOAP
9 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
9 3 (9.68%) JSP
10 2 (6.45%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (29.03%) Tandem
3 5 (16.13%) RIA
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) TDD
3 17 (54.84%) Scrum
4 15 (48.39%) BDD
4 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
5 10 (32.26%) MVC
6 9 (29.03%) Collaborative Working
6 9 (29.03%) Web Application Development
7 8 (25.81%) OOP
7 8 (25.81%) Product Management
7 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
9 5 (16.13%) API Testing
9 5 (16.13%) QA Automation
9 5 (16.13%) SDET
10 4 (12.90%) OO
11 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (9.68%) Pair Programming
12 2 (6.45%) Pay per click
12 2 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 12 (38.71%) C#
4 11 (35.48%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (6.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle