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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 117 130 161
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +31
Permanent jobs citing REST 218 229 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.30% 1.98% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.48% 5.28% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 179 179 163
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
3363 4336 4594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.56% 37.43% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2854 3763 4131
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,200 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in the City of London

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 215 (51.07%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (42.28%) Java
3 176 (41.81%) SOAP
4 167 (39.67%) Web Services
5 158 (37.53%) JavaScript
6 156 (37.05%) HTML
7 125 (29.69%) TDD
8 118 (28.03%) CSS
9 112 (26.60%) MVC
9 112 (26.60%) Git (software)
10 101 (23.99%) Software Engineering
11 98 (23.28%) JSON
12 96 (22.80%) Finance
13 90 (21.38%) Scrum
14 86 (20.43%) XML
14 86 (20.43%) SQL
15 84 (19.95%) HTML5
16 83 (19.71%) Spring
16 83 (19.71%) OO
17 77 (18.29%) MySQL
18 76 (18.05%) C#
18 76 (18.05%) BDD
19 75 (17.81%) .NET
20 59 (14.01%) jQuery
21 56 (13.30%) Continuous Integration
22 54 (12.83%) Linux
23 53 (12.59%) AngularJS
24 51 (12.11%) PHP
24 51 (12.11%) Open Source
25 49 (11.64%) Ruby

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (7.60%) Node.js
2 26 (6.18%) Apache
3 19 (4.51%) WebSphere
4 18 (4.28%) IIS
5 17 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (3.80%) JBoss
7 14 (3.33%) Tomcat
8 13 (3.09%) Jetty
9 12 (2.85%) CMS
10 10 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (2.14%) SharePoint
12 8 (1.90%) Drupal
13 7 (1.66%) Confluence
13 7 (1.66%) WebLogic
14 5 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
14 5 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.95%) Apache Spark
15 4 (0.95%) MQSeries
15 4 (0.95%) WordPress
15 4 (0.95%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 20 (4.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.43%) MS Office
3 4 (0.95%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.48%) MS Project
4 2 (0.48%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.24%) Mingle
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.28%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (3.33%) SaaS
5 13 (3.09%) GitHub
6 5 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.71%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.48%) Heroku
9 2 (0.48%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.48%) Office 365
10 1 (0.24%) IaaS
10 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.24%) PaaS
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 38 (9.03%) HTTP
2 17 (4.04%) Internet
3 10 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.71%) VPN
5 2 (0.48%) DNS
5 2 (0.48%) SSL
5 2 (0.48%) LAN
5 2 (0.48%) WAN
5 2 (0.48%) FTP
5 2 (0.48%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.24%) Network Security
6 1 (0.24%) DSL
6 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (18.29%) MySQL
2 46 (10.93%) NoSQL
3 43 (10.21%) SQL Server
4 42 (9.98%) MongoDB
5 29 (6.89%) Redis
6 27 (6.41%) Relational Database
7 19 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (4.28%) Big Data
9 17 (4.04%) Hadoop
10 16 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (2.85%) RDBMS
12 9 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.90%) HBase
13 8 (1.90%) SQLite
14 7 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (1.19%) PerformancePoint
16 4 (0.95%) Apache Hive
16 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
17 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 112 (26.60%) Git (software)
2 48 (11.40%) Jenkins
3 39 (9.26%) JUnit
4 38 (9.03%) Subversion
5 36 (8.55%) Maven
6 24 (5.70%) Selenium
7 22 (5.23%) RSpec
8 18 (4.28%) JIRA
9 17 (4.04%) TeamCity
10 16 (3.80%) NUnit
11 15 (3.56%) FitNesse
12 14 (3.33%) Visual Studio
13 13 (3.09%) Cucumber
14 12 (2.85%) Mockito
15 10 (2.38%) PHPUnit
16 9 (2.14%) WebDriver
17 8 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (1.90%) Gradle
18 7 (1.66%) Grunt
19 6 (1.43%) jMock
General
1 96 (22.80%) Finance
2 29 (6.89%) Banking
2 29 (6.89%) Marketing
3 24 (5.70%) Front Office
4 19 (4.51%) Law
4 19 (4.51%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.28%) Retail
6 17 (4.04%) Advertising
7 10 (2.38%) Games
8 5 (1.19%) Online Betting
9 4 (0.95%) Legal
10 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.71%) Electronics
10 3 (0.71%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.48%) Back Office
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 295 (70.07%) Developer
2 88 (20.90%) Senior Developer
3 77 (18.29%) Java Developer
4 31 (7.36%) Architect
5 24 (5.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 23 (5.46%) Technical Leader
7 22 (5.23%) C# Developer
8 20 (4.75%) Lead Developer
8 20 (4.75%) Front-End Developer
9 19 (4.51%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 19 (4.51%) Web Developer
10 18 (4.28%) Software Engineer
11 17 (4.04%) .NET Developer
11 17 (4.04%) PHP Developer
11 17 (4.04%) iOS Developer
12 14 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (3.33%) Technical Architect
13 13 (3.09%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
14 12 (2.85%) Software Developer
14 12 (2.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (41.81%) SOAP
2 167 (39.67%) Web Services
3 156 (37.05%) HTML
4 118 (28.03%) CSS
5 98 (23.28%) JSON
6 86 (20.43%) XML
7 84 (19.95%) HTML5
8 83 (19.71%) Spring
9 75 (17.81%) .NET
10 59 (14.01%) jQuery
11 53 (12.59%) AngularJS
12 48 (11.40%) CSS3
13 47 (11.16%) WCF
14 41 (9.74%) ASP.NET
15 38 (9.03%) Hibernate
15 38 (9.03%) Ajax
16 34 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (7.84%) RESTful
18 32 (7.60%) JMS
19 31 (7.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (9.74%) Computer Science
3 40 (9.50%) Mobile App
4 38 (9.03%) User Experience
5 15 (3.56%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.61%) Visualisation
7 9 (2.14%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.14%) Derivative
8 8 (1.90%) Semantic Web
9 7 (1.66%) Social Network
9 7 (1.66%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.19%) Online Banking
11 5 (1.19%) Data Conversion
11 5 (1.19%) Blog
12 4 (0.95%) Biometrics
12 4 (0.95%) Social Media
12 4 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.95%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (0.95%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 54 (12.83%) Linux
2 34 (8.08%) UNIX
3 33 (7.84%) Apple iOS
4 31 (7.36%) Windows
5 21 (4.99%) Android
6 9 (2.14%) Solaris
7 6 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (51.07%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (29.69%) TDD
3 112 (26.60%) MVC
4 101 (23.99%) Software Engineering
5 90 (21.38%) Scrum
6 83 (19.71%) OO
7 76 (18.05%) BDD
8 56 (13.30%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (12.11%) Open Source
10 42 (9.98%) E-Commerce
11 41 (9.74%) Unit Testing
12 36 (8.55%) Microservices
13 35 (8.31%) SOA
14 33 (7.84%) Web Development
14 33 (7.84%) Multithreading
15 32 (7.60%) Test Automation
16 28 (6.65%) Continuous Delivery
16 28 (6.65%) Mobile Development
17 26 (6.18%) iOS Development
18 21 (4.99%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 178 (42.28%) Java
2 158 (37.53%) JavaScript
3 86 (20.43%) SQL
4 76 (18.05%) C#
5 51 (12.11%) PHP
6 49 (11.64%) Ruby
7 29 (6.89%) Scala
8 26 (6.18%) Python
9 19 (4.51%) Objective-C
10 16 (3.80%) C++
11 14 (3.33%) Apple Swift
12 13 (3.09%) Perl
13 7 (1.66%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.66%) VC++
13 7 (1.66%) Pascal
13 7 (1.66%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.66%) XPath
13 7 (1.66%) PHP5
14 6 (1.43%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.19%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 46 (10.93%) Degree
2 13 (3.09%) SC Cleared
2 13 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.24%) PhD
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.93%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (3.80%) Docker
2 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 38 (9.03%) Puppet
2 17 (4.04%) Nagios
3 11 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.14%) Capistrano
5 5 (1.19%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.48%) SCCM
6 2 (0.48%) Ansible
6 2 (0.48%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.24%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.24%) logstash
7 1 (0.24%) Kibana
7 1 (0.24%) Graphite
7 1 (0.24%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 35 (8.31%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.60%) Oracle
3 13 (3.09%) Splunk
4 10 (2.38%) IBM
5 9 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.90%) Google
6 8 (1.90%) Sybase
7 7 (1.66%) Intel
7 7 (1.66%) hybris
8 6 (1.43%) Zend
9 5 (1.19%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.19%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.95%) Progress
10 4 (0.95%) Adobe
10 4 (0.95%) Murex
10 4 (0.95%) Demandware
10 4 (0.95%) Twitter
11 3 (0.71%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.71%) SAP
11 3 (0.71%) Siebel
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