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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 114 130 176
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +46
Permanent jobs citing REST 236 259 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.28% 2.11% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.58% 5.62% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 195 199 157
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
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
3585 4612 4614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.65% 37.53% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3086 3944 4135
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 £77,500 £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 August 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 August 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.

1 203 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (45.67%) SOAP
3 188 (45.19%) Java
4 182 (43.75%) Web Services
5 152 (36.54%) JavaScript
6 147 (35.34%) HTML
7 124 (29.81%) TDD
8 120 (28.85%) MVC
9 117 (28.13%) CSS
10 110 (26.44%) Git (software)
11 104 (25.00%) JSON
12 103 (24.76%) Spring
12 103 (24.76%) Scrum
13 94 (22.60%) Software Engineering
14 91 (21.88%) Finance
15 90 (21.63%) XML
16 87 (20.91%) OO
17 83 (19.95%) C#
17 83 (19.95%) SQL
18 81 (19.47%) .NET
19 79 (18.99%) BDD
20 74 (17.79%) HTML5
21 67 (16.11%) MySQL
22 60 (14.42%) Linux
23 59 (14.18%) PHP
24 55 (13.22%) MongoDB
25 52 (12.50%) jQuery
26 50 (12.02%) Open Source
26 50 (12.02%) SQL Server
26 50 (12.02%) Hibernate

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 25 (6.01%) Node.js
2 24 (5.77%) Apache
3 21 (5.05%) WebSphere
4 20 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (4.33%) CMS
5 18 (4.33%) IIS
6 17 (4.09%) JBoss
6 17 (4.09%) Tomcat
7 11 (2.64%) Drupal
7 11 (2.64%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (2.40%) SharePoint
9 9 (2.16%) Jetty
10 7 (1.68%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.68%) Confluence
11 5 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (1.20%) Apache ServiceMix
11 5 (1.20%) SugarCRM
12 4 (0.96%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.96%) Magnolia
12 4 (0.96%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 22 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.16%) MS Office
3 4 (0.96%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.48%) MS Project
4 2 (0.48%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.48%) Mingle
5 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Magento
3 1 (0.24%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (3.61%) SaaS
4 11 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.44%) GitHub
6 5 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.72%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.48%) PaaS
9 2 (0.48%) Office 365
9 2 (0.48%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.24%) IaaS
10 1 (0.24%) Heroku
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.38%) HTTP
2 26 (6.25%) Internet
3 8 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.20%) FTP
5 4 (0.96%) DNS
6 3 (0.72%) VPN
6 3 (0.72%) Skype
7 2 (0.48%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.24%) AMQP
8 1 (0.24%) DSL
8 1 (0.24%) Wireless
8 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.24%) SSL
8 1 (0.24%) SAN
8 1 (0.24%) LDAP
8 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.11%) MySQL
2 55 (13.22%) MongoDB
3 50 (12.02%) SQL Server
4 46 (11.06%) NoSQL
5 30 (7.21%) Relational Database
6 23 (5.53%) Redis
7 18 (4.33%) Big Data
8 17 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (3.13%) RDBMS
10 13 (3.13%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.20%) SQLite
15 4 (0.96%) PerformancePoint
16 3 (0.72%) CouchDB
16 3 (0.72%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 110 (26.44%) Git (software)
2 45 (10.82%) Subversion
3 42 (10.10%) Jenkins
4 41 (9.86%) Maven
5 34 (8.17%) JUnit
6 22 (5.29%) JIRA
7 21 (5.05%) Selenium
8 20 (4.81%) RSpec
9 18 (4.33%) Cucumber
10 15 (3.61%) Visual Studio
11 14 (3.37%) FitNesse
12 13 (3.13%) TeamCity
13 12 (2.88%) WebDriver
13 12 (2.88%) NUnit
13 12 (2.88%) Gradle
14 11 (2.64%) PHPUnit
15 10 (2.40%) jMock
15 10 (2.40%) Spock
16 9 (2.16%) Ant
17 8 (1.92%) Mockito
General
1 91 (21.88%) Finance
2 36 (8.65%) Marketing
3 26 (6.25%) Banking
4 21 (5.05%) Front Office
5 18 (4.33%) Retail
6 17 (4.09%) Advertising
7 16 (3.85%) Law
8 14 (3.37%) Telecoms
9 9 (2.16%) Games
10 5 (1.20%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.72%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.72%) Back Office
11 3 (0.72%) Legal
11 3 (0.72%) Publishing
12 2 (0.48%) Electronics
13 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 294 (70.67%) Developer
2 86 (20.67%) Senior Developer
2 86 (20.67%) Java Developer
3 37 (8.89%) Architect
4 25 (6.01%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (5.05%) PHP Developer
6 19 (4.57%) .NET Developer
6 19 (4.57%) C# Developer
6 19 (4.57%) Technical Leader
6 19 (4.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 18 (4.33%) iOS Developer
7 18 (4.33%) Lead Developer
8 16 (3.85%) Technical Architect
9 15 (3.61%) Software Engineer
9 15 (3.61%) Software Developer
10 13 (3.13%) Web Developer
10 13 (3.13%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
11 11 (2.64%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (2.40%) Front-End Developer
12 10 (2.40%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (45.67%) SOAP
2 182 (43.75%) Web Services
3 147 (35.34%) HTML
4 117 (28.13%) CSS
5 104 (25.00%) JSON
6 103 (24.76%) Spring
7 90 (21.63%) XML
8 81 (19.47%) .NET
9 74 (17.79%) HTML5
10 52 (12.50%) jQuery
11 50 (12.02%) Hibernate
12 47 (11.30%) WCF
12 47 (11.30%) AngularJS
13 46 (11.06%) ASP.NET
14 41 (9.86%) CSS3
15 40 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
16 38 (9.13%) JMS
17 37 (8.89%) J2EE
17 37 (8.89%) Ajax
18 36 (8.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.38%) User Experience
1 39 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 31 (7.45%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.64%) Visualisation
4 11 (2.64%) Client/Server
5 8 (1.92%) Derivative
5 8 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.68%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.44%) Social Network
8 5 (1.20%) Data Conversion
8 5 (1.20%) Online Banking
9 4 (0.96%) Social Media
9 4 (0.96%) Biometrics
10 3 (0.72%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.72%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.72%) iPad
10 3 (0.72%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.72%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 60 (14.42%) Linux
2 34 (8.17%) Apple iOS
3 32 (7.69%) UNIX
4 26 (6.25%) Windows
5 25 (6.01%) Android
6 8 (1.92%) Solaris
7 5 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.72%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.24%) Debian
10 1 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (29.81%) TDD
3 120 (28.85%) MVC
4 103 (24.76%) Scrum
5 94 (22.60%) Software Engineering
6 87 (20.91%) OO
7 79 (18.99%) BDD
8 50 (12.02%) Open Source
9 49 (11.78%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (11.30%) E-Commerce
11 39 (9.38%) SOA
11 39 (9.38%) Unit Testing
12 31 (7.45%) Multithreading
13 25 (6.01%) Continuous Delivery
14 24 (5.77%) Mobile Development
14 24 (5.77%) iOS Development
14 24 (5.77%) Web Development
15 22 (5.29%) Technical Architecture
16 20 (4.81%) OOP
16 20 (4.81%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 188 (45.19%) Java
2 152 (36.54%) JavaScript
3 83 (19.95%) C#
3 83 (19.95%) SQL
4 59 (14.18%) PHP
5 43 (10.34%) Ruby
6 39 (9.38%) Scala
7 22 (5.29%) Python
8 18 (4.33%) Objective-C
9 16 (3.85%) C++
10 13 (3.13%) Apple Swift
11 12 (2.88%) Groovy
12 11 (2.64%) Perl
13 10 (2.40%) T-SQL
14 9 (2.16%) PHP5
15 8 (1.92%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.92%) XPath
16 6 (1.44%) VC++
16 6 (1.44%) Pascal
16 6 (1.44%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 40 (9.62%) Degree
2 10 (2.40%) SC Cleared
2 10 (2.40%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.24%) CISSP
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.62%) QA
2 5 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) Varnish
1 2 (0.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 36 (8.65%) Puppet
2 16 (3.85%) Nagios
3 9 (2.16%) Capistrano
4 8 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.44%) 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 40 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.93%) Oracle
3 13 (3.13%) Splunk
4 12 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (2.88%) IBM
5 11 (2.64%) Zend
6 10 (2.40%) Google
7 9 (2.16%) hybris
8 8 (1.92%) Sybase
9 7 (1.68%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.44%) Intel
10 6 (1.44%) Demandware
11 5 (1.20%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.20%) Siebel
11 5 (1.20%) Adobe
11 5 (1.20%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.96%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.96%) Murex
12 4 (0.96%) SAP
12 4 (0.96%) Twitter
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Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
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Salary: £53000 - £63000 per annum
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
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Salary: £53000.00 - £63000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
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