The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 77 120 140
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +20
Permanent jobs citing REST 222 199 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.72% 2.29% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.96% 6.21% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 215 165 170
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
REST
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2479 3206 4269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.50% 36.90% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2282 2737 3728
Median salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

REST
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the City of London region.

REST Salary Trend in the City of London

REST
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in the City of London

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing REST 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 City of London region with a requirement for REST.

1 256 (61.69%) Java
1 256 (61.69%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (44.82%) TDD
3 147 (35.42%) SOAP
4 116 (27.95%) JavaScript
4 116 (27.95%) BDD
5 115 (27.71%) Web Services
6 105 (25.30%) Spring
7 97 (23.37%) HTML
8 94 (22.65%) Scala
9 90 (21.69%) SOA
9 90 (21.69%) Scrum
10 88 (21.20%) Linux
11 87 (20.96%) SQL
12 86 (20.72%) AngularJS
13 85 (20.48%) Git (software)
14 81 (19.52%) Continuous Integration
15 80 (19.28%) .NET
16 77 (18.55%) Finance
17 76 (18.31%) CSS
18 75 (18.07%) C#
19 74 (17.83%) HTTP
20 72 (17.35%) Node.js
21 69 (16.63%) JSON
22 68 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
23 67 (16.14%) MVC
24 63 (15.18%) Ruby
25 62 (14.94%) SQL Server
25 62 (14.94%) MySQL
25 62 (14.94%) Jenkins

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 28 (6.75%) Apache
2 25 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (3.61%) Apache Solr
3 15 (3.61%) Apache Spark
4 14 (3.37%) IIS
5 11 (2.65%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.41%) JBoss
7 9 (2.17%) Confluence
8 8 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.93%) Mule
8 8 (1.93%) Mule ESB
9 7 (1.69%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (1.20%) MQSeries
10 5 (1.20%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.20%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.72%) CMS
11 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.48%) Documentum
12 2 (0.48%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.48%) FrameMaker
2 2 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.48%) Magento
3 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 68 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (8.43%) SaaS
3 29 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (4.58%) IaaS
4 19 (4.58%) PaaS
5 14 (3.37%) GitHub
6 6 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.45%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.20%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 5 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.96%) Force.com
9 3 (0.72%) Google Play
9 3 (0.72%) Route 53
9 3 (0.72%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.24%) Heroku
10 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 74 (17.83%) HTTP
2 16 (3.86%) SSL
3 5 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.48%) DNS
4 2 (0.48%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.48%) SAN
4 2 (0.48%) Skype
5 1 (0.24%) AMQP
5 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.24%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.94%) MySQL
1 62 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 46 (11.08%) MongoDB
3 45 (10.84%) NoSQL
4 44 (10.60%) Big Data
5 28 (6.75%) Relational Database
6 18 (4.34%) Oracle Database
7 17 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (3.86%) Hadoop
9 15 (3.61%) Apache Hive
9 15 (3.61%) HBase
10 14 (3.37%) CouchDB
11 13 (3.13%) OrientDB
12 12 (2.89%) RDBMS
13 10 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (2.17%) Redis
15 8 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (1.93%) SQL Server 2014
15 8 (1.93%) SQL Server 2016
16 6 (1.45%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 85 (20.48%) Git (software)
2 62 (14.94%) Jenkins
3 48 (11.57%) Cucumber
4 44 (10.60%) Selenium
5 38 (9.16%) JIRA
6 36 (8.67%) Maven
7 25 (6.02%) JUnit
8 22 (5.30%) Gradle
9 21 (5.06%) Mockito
10 20 (4.82%) Subversion
11 18 (4.34%) GitLab
12 17 (4.10%) RSpec
13 15 (3.61%) Vagrant
14 12 (2.89%) TeamCity
15 11 (2.65%) Mocha
16 9 (2.17%) FitNesse
16 9 (2.17%) Spock
17 6 (1.45%) NUnit
17 6 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
17 6 (1.45%) Xcode
General
1 77 (18.55%) Finance
2 58 (13.98%) Law
3 57 (13.73%) Banking
4 29 (6.99%) Advertising
4 29 (6.99%) Games
5 28 (6.75%) Marketing
6 9 (2.17%) Retail
7 6 (1.45%) Automotive
8 5 (1.20%) Front Office
8 5 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.96%) Publishing
10 3 (0.72%) Electronics
10 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.48%) Back Office
11 2 (0.48%) Billing
11 2 (0.48%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 307 (73.98%) Developer
2 152 (36.63%) Java Developer
3 116 (27.95%) Senior Developer
4 70 (16.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 46 (11.08%) Lead Developer
6 43 (10.36%) .NET Developer
7 29 (6.99%) Senior .NET Developer
8 26 (6.27%) Architect
8 26 (6.27%) JavaScript Developer
9 25 (6.02%) C# Developer
10 24 (5.78%) Software Engineer
11 23 (5.54%) Agile Developer
11 23 (5.54%) Scala Developer
12 20 (4.82%) Agile Java Developer
12 20 (4.82%) Lead Java Developer
13 19 (4.58%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (4.34%) SQL Developer
15 17 (4.10%) Angular Developer
15 17 (4.10%) E-Commerce Developer
15 17 (4.10%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (35.42%) SOAP
2 115 (27.71%) Web Services
3 105 (25.30%) Spring
4 97 (23.37%) HTML
5 86 (20.72%) AngularJS
6 80 (19.28%) .NET
7 76 (18.31%) CSS
8 72 (17.35%) Node.js
9 69 (16.63%) JSON
10 53 (12.77%) XML
11 40 (9.64%) ASP.NET
12 39 (9.40%) HTML5
13 35 (8.43%) .NET Framework
14 31 (7.47%) Ajax
14 31 (7.47%) Hibernate
15 29 (6.99%) jQuery
16 28 (6.75%) CSS3
16 28 (6.75%) JMS
16 28 (6.75%) RESTful
17 27 (6.51%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.47%) Computer Science
1 31 (7.47%) Fintech
2 20 (4.82%) Mobile App
3 18 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.61%) User Experience
5 13 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 11 (2.65%) Physics
7 10 (2.41%) Reference Data
8 6 (1.45%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.45%) Social Media
9 5 (1.20%) PMI
10 4 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.96%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.72%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.72%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.72%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.72%) NHS
11 3 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 88 (21.20%) Linux
2 16 (3.86%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.41%) Android
3 10 (2.41%) Unix
4 8 (1.93%) Windows
5 6 (1.45%) Solaris
6 5 (1.20%) CentOS
6 5 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.72%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (61.69%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (44.82%) TDD
3 116 (27.95%) BDD
4 90 (21.69%) Scrum
4 90 (21.69%) SOA
5 81 (19.52%) Continuous Integration
6 67 (16.14%) MVC
7 56 (13.49%) Software Engineering
8 55 (13.25%) Microservices
9 53 (12.77%) OO
10 51 (12.29%) DevOps
11 48 (11.57%) API Development
11 48 (11.57%) Continuous Delivery
12 41 (9.88%) E-Commerce
13 38 (9.16%) Software Delivery
13 38 (9.16%) Web Development
14 35 (8.43%) Multithreading
15 33 (7.95%) Pair Programming
15 33 (7.95%) Unit Testing
16 30 (7.23%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 256 (61.69%) Java
2 116 (27.95%) JavaScript
3 94 (22.65%) Scala
4 87 (20.96%) SQL
5 75 (18.07%) C#
6 63 (15.18%) Ruby
7 53 (12.77%) Python
8 32 (7.71%) PHP
9 17 (4.10%) Groovy
10 14 (3.37%) Haskell
11 13 (3.13%) Go
11 13 (3.13%) Objective-C
12 11 (2.65%) Apple Swift
12 11 (2.65%) VBA
13 9 (2.17%) C++
13 9 (2.17%) XPath
14 8 (1.93%) Apex Code
14 8 (1.93%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.69%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (7.47%) Degree
2 11 (2.65%) OCP
2 11 (2.65%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (1.20%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.20%) PMP
4 4 (0.96%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.72%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) IIBA
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB
6 1 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.27%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.48%) SDET
3 1 (0.24%) SEPA
System Software
1 57 (13.73%) Docker
2 15 (3.61%) HDFS
3 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (5.54%) Puppet
2 19 (4.58%) Ansible
3 8 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) rkt
4 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (10.84%) Oracle
2 29 (6.99%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.27%) Google
4 24 (5.78%) IBM
5 22 (5.30%) Atlassian
6 16 (3.86%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (3.86%) Sybase
7 12 (2.89%) Tableau
8 8 (1.93%) Twitter
9 6 (1.45%) Bloomberg
9 6 (1.45%) Talend
9 6 (1.45%) webMethods
10 5 (1.20%) PayPal
11 4 (0.96%) Adobe
11 4 (0.96%) Apple
11 4 (0.96%) Facebook
11 4 (0.96%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.72%) Avaya
12 3 (0.72%) Genesys
12 3 (0.72%) SAP
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + exc. bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £58000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + GAIN Scala
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago