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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 154 115 155
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +40
Permanent jobs citing REST 165 233 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.65% 2.27% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 5.98% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 144 212 159
Average salary £55,250 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.45% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
3270 3897 4212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.71% 38.00% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2864 3363 3824
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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.

1 183 (50.69%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (45.71%) Java
3 164 (45.43%) SOAP
4 152 (42.11%) Web Services
5 139 (38.50%) JavaScript
6 134 (37.12%) TDD
7 132 (36.57%) HTML
8 120 (33.24%) CSS
9 109 (30.19%) C#
10 108 (29.92%) .NET
11 107 (29.64%) MVC
12 98 (27.15%) Spring
13 97 (26.87%) JSON
14 94 (26.04%) XML
15 88 (24.38%) OO
15 88 (24.38%) SQL
16 84 (23.27%) Git (software)
17 83 (22.99%) Scrum
18 81 (22.44%) HTML5
19 75 (20.78%) Finance
20 74 (20.50%) jQuery
21 71 (19.67%) ASP.NET
22 70 (19.39%) SQL Server
23 68 (18.84%) BDD
24 66 (18.28%) SOA
25 60 (16.62%) PHP
25 60 (16.62%) WCF
26 57 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
27 51 (14.13%) NoSQL
27 51 (14.13%) Apple iOS

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 33 (9.14%) CMS
2 24 (6.65%) Node.js
3 16 (4.43%) Apache
3 16 (4.43%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (4.16%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.88%) Drupal
6 12 (3.32%) Confluence
7 11 (3.05%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.77%) Apache Solr
9 9 (2.49%) IIS
10 8 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (1.66%) nginx
11 6 (1.66%) Oracle Coherence
11 6 (1.66%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.66%) Magnolia
12 4 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
12 4 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.11%) MQSeries
12 4 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.11%) concrete5
Applications
1 19 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.66%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.83%) MS Office
4 2 (0.55%) HipChat
4 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.28%) Mingle
5 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.16%) SaaS
2 11 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.83%) Force.com
3 3 (0.83%) GitHub
4 2 (0.55%) IaaS
4 2 (0.55%) PaaS
4 2 (0.55%) Office 365
5 1 (0.28%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.82%) Internet
2 17 (4.71%) HTTP
3 9 (2.49%) DNS
4 6 (1.66%) FTP
5 4 (1.11%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.55%) CTI
6 2 (0.55%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.55%) LDAP
6 2 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.28%) AMQP
7 1 (0.28%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.28%) SMTP
7 1 (0.28%) Intranet
7 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 51 (14.13%) NoSQL
3 44 (12.19%) MongoDB
4 43 (11.91%) MySQL
5 41 (11.36%) Big Data
6 39 (10.80%) Relational Database
7 32 (8.86%) Hadoop
8 21 (5.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (4.71%) Redis
10 15 (4.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (2.77%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (2.49%) SQLite
13 8 (2.22%) RDBMS
13 8 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (1.39%) CouchDB
16 4 (1.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 84 (23.27%) Git (software)
2 34 (9.42%) Subversion
3 31 (8.59%) Maven
4 26 (7.20%) Cucumber
5 25 (6.93%) Selenium
6 22 (6.09%) Visual Studio
6 22 (6.09%) Jenkins
7 17 (4.71%) JUnit
7 17 (4.71%) JIRA
8 16 (4.43%) Xcode
8 16 (4.43%) Spock
9 11 (3.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 10 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (2.77%) TeamCity
10 10 (2.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (2.77%) SpecFlow
11 9 (2.49%) WebDriver
11 9 (2.49%) PHPUnit
11 9 (2.49%) Hudson
12 8 (2.22%) Gradle
General
1 75 (20.78%) Finance
2 31 (8.59%) Banking
3 21 (5.82%) Marketing
4 17 (4.71%) Retail
5 15 (4.16%) Games
6 14 (3.88%) Advertising
7 7 (1.94%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.39%) Front Office
9 4 (1.11%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.11%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.83%) Law
11 2 (0.55%) Publishing
11 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Legal
12 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 273 (75.62%) Developer
2 89 (24.65%) Java Developer
3 64 (17.73%) Senior Developer
4 36 (9.97%) .NET Developer
5 31 (8.59%) Architect
6 29 (8.03%) Lead Developer
7 22 (6.09%) C# Developer
7 22 (6.09%) Web Developer
7 22 (6.09%) PHP Developer
7 22 (6.09%) Senior Java Developer
8 21 (5.82%) Software Developer
9 19 (5.26%) iOS Developer
10 15 (4.16%) Android Developer
11 14 (3.88%) Front-End Developer
11 14 (3.88%) Software Engineer
11 14 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (3.88%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (3.32%) Consultant
13 10 (2.77%) C# .NET Developer
14 9 (2.49%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (45.43%) SOAP
2 152 (42.11%) Web Services
3 132 (36.57%) HTML
4 120 (33.24%) CSS
5 108 (29.92%) .NET
6 98 (27.15%) Spring
7 97 (26.87%) JSON
8 94 (26.04%) XML
9 81 (22.44%) HTML5
10 74 (20.50%) jQuery
11 71 (19.67%) ASP.NET
12 60 (16.62%) WCF
13 49 (13.57%) Hibernate
13 49 (13.57%) CSS3
14 48 (13.30%) AngularJS
15 43 (11.91%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (10.25%) Ajax
17 33 (9.14%) RESTful
18 31 (8.59%) .NET Framework
19 28 (7.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.57%) Mobile App
2 43 (11.91%) User Experience
2 43 (11.91%) Computer Science
3 38 (10.53%) Open Source
4 10 (2.77%) iPad
4 10 (2.77%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.22%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.94%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.66%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.66%) iPhone
8 6 (1.66%) Augmented Reality
9 5 (1.39%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.39%) W3C
9 5 (1.39%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.11%) Streaming Video
10 4 (1.11%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 51 (14.13%) Apple iOS
2 48 (13.30%) Android
3 43 (11.91%) Linux
4 15 (4.16%) Windows
5 14 (3.88%) UNIX
6 8 (2.22%) Windows Phone
7 6 (1.66%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.39%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.39%) Windows Phone 8
8 5 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.39%) Windows Phone 7
9 3 (0.83%) CentOS
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (50.69%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (37.12%) TDD
3 107 (29.64%) MVC
4 88 (24.38%) OO
5 83 (22.99%) Scrum
6 68 (18.84%) BDD
7 66 (18.28%) SOA
8 57 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (12.74%) E-Commerce
10 39 (10.80%) Unit Testing
11 38 (10.53%) Software Engineering
12 32 (8.86%) Pair Programming
12 32 (8.86%) iOS Development
13 28 (7.76%) OOP
14 22 (6.09%) Multithreading
15 20 (5.54%) Android Development
16 18 (4.99%) Web Development
17 17 (4.71%) CRM
18 16 (4.43%) Responsive Web Design
19 15 (4.16%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 165 (45.71%) Java
2 139 (38.50%) JavaScript
3 109 (30.19%) C#
4 88 (24.38%) SQL
5 60 (16.62%) PHP
6 46 (12.74%) Scala
7 22 (6.09%) Groovy
8 20 (5.54%) Objective-C
8 20 (5.54%) Ruby
9 14 (3.88%) Python
10 11 (3.05%) PHP5
11 9 (2.49%) Apex Code
11 9 (2.49%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.94%) VB
12 7 (1.94%) Perl
13 5 (1.39%) C++
13 5 (1.39%) XAML
13 5 (1.39%) VBA
13 5 (1.39%) XPath
14 4 (1.11%) F#
Qualifications
1 45 (12.47%) Degree
2 7 (1.94%) VCP4
3 3 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (0.83%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.83%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.55%) CISSP
5 1 (0.28%) OCP
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.28%) PhD
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.54%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.11%) Varnish
2 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Squid
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.39%) Puppet
2 4 (1.11%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.55%) StatsD
4 2 (0.55%) logstash
4 2 (0.55%) Graphite
4 2 (0.55%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.28%) yum
Vendors
1 42 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.76%) Oracle
3 20 (5.54%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (4.71%) Zend
5 15 (4.16%) Google
6 10 (2.77%) Adobe
7 8 (2.22%) IBM
7 8 (2.22%) Sitecore
7 8 (2.22%) Appcelerator
8 7 (1.94%) Akamai
8 7 (1.94%) Eloqua
8 7 (1.94%) Omniture
8 7 (1.94%) Business Objects
8 7 (1.94%) SAP
8 7 (1.94%) Siebel
8 7 (1.94%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (1.66%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.66%) EPiServer
9 6 (1.66%) Twitter
10 5 (1.39%) DataSynapse
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Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Massive Interactive
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
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Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £80000 - £900000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
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E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Package + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + On application
Posted: 2 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Lorien Resourcing
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 80,000 plus benfits
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