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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 144 105 152
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +47
Permanent jobs citing REST 183 322 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.76% 2.57% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 6.91% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 155 288 174
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
3477 4661 4661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 33.37% 37.26% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2997 4037 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 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (43.63%) Java
3 152 (43.06%) Web Services
4 146 (41.36%) SOAP
5 128 (36.26%) HTML
6 123 (34.84%) TDD
7 121 (34.28%) JavaScript
8 118 (33.43%) CSS
9 102 (28.90%) JSON
10 98 (27.76%) MVC
11 93 (26.35%) Git (software)
12 92 (26.06%) C#
13 91 (25.78%) XML
14 84 (23.80%) Spring
15 82 (23.23%) SQL
15 82 (23.23%) .NET
16 77 (21.81%) OO
17 75 (21.25%) Scrum
18 74 (20.96%) HTML5
19 71 (20.11%) BDD
20 57 (16.15%) SQL Server
20 57 (16.15%) Software Engineering
21 55 (15.58%) Finance
22 54 (15.30%) PHP
22 54 (15.30%) NoSQL
23 52 (14.73%) Mobile App
24 50 (14.16%) jQuery
25 49 (13.88%) MongoDB
25 49 (13.88%) Linux
26 48 (13.60%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 24 (6.80%) CMS
2 22 (6.23%) Node.js
3 19 (5.38%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (5.38%) Apache
4 15 (4.25%) Drupal
5 13 (3.68%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.27%) IIS
6 8 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (2.27%) Confluence
7 7 (1.98%) nginx
7 7 (1.98%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.70%) Magnolia
8 6 (1.70%) Jetty
9 5 (1.42%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.13%) JBoss
11 3 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.85%) SugarCRM
11 3 (0.85%) WordPress
11 3 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.27%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.70%) MS Office
4 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.57%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.28%) Mingle
5 1 (0.28%) HipChat
5 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.12%) SaaS
3 8 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.13%) GitHub
5 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.85%) Force.com
6 2 (0.57%) PaaS
7 1 (0.28%) Heroku
7 1 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.93%) Internet
2 26 (7.37%) HTTP
3 6 (1.70%) FTP
3 6 (1.70%) DNS
4 4 (1.13%) Skype
4 4 (1.13%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.57%) CTI
5 2 (0.57%) VPN
5 2 (0.57%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.57%) LDAP
6 1 (0.28%) AMQP
6 1 (0.28%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.28%) DSL
6 1 (0.28%) SAN
6 1 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (16.15%) SQL Server
2 54 (15.30%) NoSQL
3 49 (13.88%) MongoDB
4 48 (13.60%) MySQL
5 32 (9.07%) Big Data
6 24 (6.80%) Hadoop
7 20 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (5.67%) Redis
7 20 (5.67%) Relational Database
8 16 (4.53%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (2.55%) SQLite
10 9 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.42%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (1.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 93 (26.35%) Git (software)
2 32 (9.07%) Jenkins
3 29 (8.22%) Maven
4 28 (7.93%) Subversion
5 22 (6.23%) Cucumber
6 21 (5.95%) JUnit
7 19 (5.38%) Selenium
8 18 (5.10%) JIRA
9 16 (4.53%) Visual Studio
9 16 (4.53%) Spock
10 15 (4.25%) RSpec
11 12 (3.40%) PHPUnit
12 11 (3.12%) Gradle
12 11 (3.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 10 (2.83%) SpecFlow
13 10 (2.83%) Xcode
13 10 (2.83%) WebDriver
14 9 (2.55%) Ant
15 8 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 8 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (15.58%) Finance
2 24 (6.80%) Marketing
3 17 (4.82%) Banking
4 15 (4.25%) Retail
5 14 (3.97%) Advertising
6 10 (2.83%) Games
7 6 (1.70%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.85%) Publishing
8 3 (0.85%) Front Office
8 3 (0.85%) Back Office
8 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.57%) Electronics
9 2 (0.57%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 266 (75.35%) Developer
2 82 (23.23%) Java Developer
3 66 (18.70%) Senior Developer
4 29 (8.22%) Architect
5 26 (7.37%) Software Developer
6 25 (7.08%) Lead Developer
7 22 (6.23%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (5.67%) .NET Developer
8 20 (5.67%) C# Developer
8 20 (5.67%) Web Developer
9 19 (5.38%) PHP Developer
10 18 (5.10%) iOS Developer
11 14 (3.97%) Software Engineer
11 14 (3.97%) Android Developer
12 12 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.40%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 11 (3.12%) Front-End Developer
14 10 (2.83%) Technical Architect
15 9 (2.55%) Salesforce.com Developer
15 9 (2.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (43.06%) Web Services
2 146 (41.36%) SOAP
3 128 (36.26%) HTML
4 118 (33.43%) CSS
5 102 (28.90%) JSON
6 91 (25.78%) XML
7 84 (23.80%) Spring
8 82 (23.23%) .NET
9 74 (20.96%) HTML5
10 50 (14.16%) jQuery
11 47 (13.31%) ASP.NET
12 44 (12.46%) AngularJS
13 43 (12.18%) WCF
14 41 (11.61%) CSS3
15 38 (10.76%) Hibernate
16 31 (8.78%) RESTful
17 30 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC
18 26 (7.37%) Ajax
19 24 (6.80%) JMS
20 23 (6.52%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.73%) Mobile App
2 45 (12.75%) User Experience
3 40 (11.33%) Open Source
4 34 (9.63%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.55%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.27%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.70%) Augmented Reality
9 5 (1.42%) Spread Betting
9 5 (1.42%) iPad
9 5 (1.42%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.42%) W3C
9 5 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.42%) Streaming Video
9 5 (1.42%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.13%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.13%) iPhone
10 4 (1.13%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.88%) Linux
2 44 (12.46%) Android
3 41 (11.61%) Apple iOS
4 16 (4.53%) UNIX
5 9 (2.55%) Windows
6 5 (1.42%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.85%) CentOS
8 3 (0.85%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (34.84%) TDD
3 98 (27.76%) MVC
4 77 (21.81%) OO
5 75 (21.25%) Scrum
6 71 (20.11%) BDD
7 57 (16.15%) Software Engineering
8 47 (13.31%) E-Commerce
9 45 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (11.05%) SOA
11 34 (9.63%) Unit Testing
12 28 (7.93%) iOS Development
13 25 (7.08%) Pair Programming
13 25 (7.08%) Mobile Development
14 24 (6.80%) OOP
15 20 (5.67%) Microservices
16 19 (5.38%) Android Development
16 19 (5.38%) Multithreading
16 19 (5.38%) CRM
17 16 (4.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 154 (43.63%) Java
2 121 (34.28%) JavaScript
3 92 (26.06%) C#
4 82 (23.23%) SQL
5 54 (15.30%) PHP
6 41 (11.61%) Scala
7 39 (11.05%) Ruby
8 20 (5.67%) Objective-C
8 20 (5.67%) Groovy
9 17 (4.82%) Python
10 15 (4.25%) Apple Swift
11 11 (3.12%) Apex Code
12 9 (2.55%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.55%) Perl
13 7 (1.98%) PHP5
13 7 (1.98%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.70%) C++
14 6 (1.70%) ActionScript
14 6 (1.70%) XPath
15 4 (1.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (11.90%) Degree
2 3 (0.85%) ISTQB
2 3 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.57%) CISSP
4 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) PhD
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.28%) ISEB
4 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.08%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) SLA
2 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.13%) Varnish
2 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Squid
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (6.52%) Puppet
2 7 (1.98%) Vagrant
3 5 (1.42%) Nagios
4 3 (0.85%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.28%) yum
5 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.28%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.28%) Graphite
5 1 (0.28%) StatsD
5 1 (0.28%) Ansible
5 1 (0.28%) logstash
Vendors
1 33 (9.35%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.65%) Oracle
3 19 (5.38%) Zend
4 17 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (3.40%) Google
6 8 (2.27%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.98%) Splunk
8 6 (1.70%) Demandware
8 6 (1.70%) Siebel
8 6 (1.70%) hybris
8 6 (1.70%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.70%) EPiServer
9 5 (1.42%) Adobe
9 5 (1.42%) IBM
9 5 (1.42%) Facebook
9 5 (1.42%) Twitter
9 5 (1.42%) Appcelerator
10 4 (1.13%) Eloqua
10 4 (1.13%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (1.13%) SAP
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