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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 121 162 110
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -52
Permanent jobs citing REST 168 175 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.39% 1.66% 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.05% 4.99% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 142 149 283
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £73,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
2776 3504 4663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.41% 33.24% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2474 3019 4033
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 2016, 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.

1 185 (67.03%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (59.42%) Java
3 120 (43.48%) TDD
4 104 (37.68%) JavaScript
5 88 (31.88%) SOAP
6 81 (29.35%) HTML
7 80 (28.99%) Web Services
8 75 (27.17%) Git (software)
9 74 (26.81%) SQL
10 72 (26.09%) Spring
11 71 (25.72%) CSS
12 67 (24.28%) Finance
13 65 (23.55%) Continuous Integration
14 64 (23.19%) Scrum
15 61 (22.10%) AngularJS
16 59 (21.38%) HTML5
17 54 (19.57%) BDD
18 51 (18.48%) JSON
19 47 (17.03%) SQL Server
20 46 (16.67%) .NET
20 46 (16.67%) jQuery
21 45 (16.30%) NoSQL
21 45 (16.30%) CSS3
21 45 (16.30%) OO
22 44 (15.94%) MVC
22 44 (15.94%) Web Development
22 44 (15.94%) Jenkins
23 43 (15.58%) Software Engineering
23 43 (15.58%) C#
24 40 (14.49%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 36 (13.04%) Node.js
2 21 (7.61%) Apache
2 21 (7.61%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (3.26%) Apache Spark
3 9 (3.26%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.54%) CMS
4 7 (2.54%) Mule
4 7 (2.54%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.17%) Apache Solr
5 6 (2.17%) Confluence
5 6 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (1.81%) Mule ESB
7 4 (1.45%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.45%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.09%) IIS
8 3 (1.09%) JBoss
9 2 (0.72%) Documentum
9 2 (0.72%) Drupal
9 2 (0.72%) nginx
9 2 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 4 (1.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.36%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (10.14%) GitHub
2 28 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (8.70%) SaaS
4 3 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.09%) Force.com
4 3 (1.09%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.72%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.36%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.36%) Heroku
6 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.70%) HTTP
2 5 (1.81%) Internet
3 2 (0.72%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.72%) Network Security
3 2 (0.72%) Skype
3 2 (0.72%) SSL
3 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.72%) Telnet
4 1 (0.36%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (0.36%) DNS
4 1 (0.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.36%) Intranet
4 1 (0.36%) NAS
4 1 (0.36%) SAN
4 1 (0.36%) SNMP
4 1 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.03%) SQL Server
2 45 (16.30%) NoSQL
3 40 (14.49%) MySQL
4 22 (7.97%) Relational Database
5 18 (6.52%) Big Data
6 16 (5.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (5.80%) MongoDB
7 13 (4.71%) Hadoop
8 11 (3.99%) HBase
8 11 (3.99%) RDBMS
9 9 (3.26%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.17%) CouchDB
11 6 (2.17%) Redis
12 5 (1.81%) Couchbase
12 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.45%) DB2
13 4 (1.45%) MarkLogic
14 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 75 (27.17%) Git (software)
2 44 (15.94%) Jenkins
3 39 (14.13%) JUnit
4 35 (12.68%) Cucumber
5 32 (11.59%) Maven
6 31 (11.23%) Jasmine
7 24 (8.70%) Subversion
8 20 (7.25%) JIRA
9 17 (6.16%) Selenium
10 13 (4.71%) Gradle
10 13 (4.71%) Mockito
11 10 (3.62%) Spock
12 9 (3.26%) NUnit
12 9 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (2.90%) FitNesse
14 7 (2.54%) Mocha
14 7 (2.54%) TeamCity
15 6 (2.17%) CasperJS
15 6 (2.17%) QUnit
15 6 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (24.28%) Finance
2 28 (10.14%) Banking
3 23 (8.33%) Law
4 12 (4.35%) Games
5 7 (2.54%) Advertising
6 6 (2.17%) Marketing
7 5 (1.81%) Legal
8 4 (1.45%) Publishing
9 3 (1.09%) Retail
9 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.72%) Back Office
10 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.72%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.36%) iGaming
11 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 213 (77.17%) Developer
2 97 (35.14%) Java Developer
3 51 (18.48%) Senior Developer
4 34 (12.32%) Lead Developer
5 23 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (7.97%) JavaScript Developer
7 21 (7.61%) Agile Developer
8 19 (6.88%) Full Stack Developer
8 19 (6.88%) Lead Java Developer
9 16 (5.80%) C# Developer
10 15 (5.43%) .NET Developer
10 15 (5.43%) Agile Java Developer
11 14 (5.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 14 (5.07%) iOS Developer
11 14 (5.07%) Software Engineer
12 13 (4.71%) Angular Developer
13 12 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
13 12 (4.35%) Java Engineer
13 12 (4.35%) Web Developer
14 10 (3.62%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (31.88%) SOAP
2 81 (29.35%) HTML
3 80 (28.99%) Web Services
4 72 (26.09%) Spring
5 71 (25.72%) CSS
6 61 (22.10%) AngularJS
7 59 (21.38%) HTML5
8 51 (18.48%) JSON
9 46 (16.67%) .NET
9 46 (16.67%) jQuery
10 45 (16.30%) CSS3
11 32 (11.59%) XML
12 29 (10.51%) ASP.NET
12 29 (10.51%) Backbone.js
12 29 (10.51%) RESTful
13 28 (10.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 25 (9.06%) JMS
15 21 (7.61%) React
16 20 (7.25%) Hibernate
17 19 (6.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.68%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.61%) Mobile App
3 18 (6.52%) User Experience
4 16 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.26%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.90%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.54%) Blog
8 7 (2.54%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.81%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.45%) Fintech
10 4 (1.45%) Mobile Games
10 4 (1.45%) Physics
11 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.09%) iDTV
11 3 (1.09%) Social Media
11 3 (1.09%) Social Network
11 3 (1.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.77%) Linux
2 27 (9.78%) Apple iOS
3 16 (5.80%) Android
4 13 (4.71%) Unix
5 7 (2.54%) Windows
6 6 (2.17%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.72%) CentOS
7 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.36%) Mesosphere
8 1 (0.36%) VMS
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (67.03%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (43.48%) TDD
3 65 (23.55%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (23.19%) Scrum
5 54 (19.57%) BDD
6 45 (16.30%) OO
7 44 (15.94%) MVC
7 44 (15.94%) Web Development
8 43 (15.58%) Software Engineering
9 38 (13.77%) Unit Testing
10 34 (12.32%) DevOps
10 34 (12.32%) Open Source
11 28 (10.14%) API Development
11 28 (10.14%) Kanban
11 28 (10.14%) Microservices
12 26 (9.42%) SOA
13 24 (8.70%) Front End Development
14 23 (8.33%) Multithreading
14 23 (8.33%) Pair Programming
15 22 (7.97%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 164 (59.42%) Java
2 104 (37.68%) JavaScript
3 74 (26.81%) SQL
4 43 (15.58%) C#
5 37 (13.41%) PHP
6 34 (12.32%) Python
7 30 (10.87%) Scala
8 29 (10.51%) Ruby
9 20 (7.25%) Shell Script
10 11 (3.99%) Objective-C
11 9 (3.26%) Haskell
12 8 (2.90%) Apple Swift
13 7 (2.54%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.45%) Erlang
14 4 (1.45%) ES6
14 4 (1.45%) Go
14 4 (1.45%) Groovy
14 4 (1.45%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.09%) Apex Code
15 3 (1.09%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (12.32%) Degree
2 6 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.45%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.09%) OCP
5 3 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.72%) PhD
7 1 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.42%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.72%) SDET
2 2 (0.72%) SEPA
System Software
1 25 (9.06%) Docker
2 11 (3.99%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.81%) HDFS
4 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.36%) vCloud
5 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (3.99%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 11 (3.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.54%) Puppet
3 4 (1.45%) Ansible
4 3 (1.09%) Graphite
5 1 (0.36%) Grafana
5 1 (0.36%) Kibana
5 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.36%) logstash
5 1 (0.36%) Mesos
5 1 (0.36%) Nagios
5 1 (0.36%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.36%) StatsD
Vendors
1 19 (6.88%) Oracle
2 15 (5.43%) IBM
3 10 (3.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.26%) MuleSoft
5 7 (2.54%) Twitter
6 6 (2.17%) Adobe
7 5 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.45%) Google
8 4 (1.45%) Zend
9 3 (1.09%) Apple
9 3 (1.09%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.09%) BEA
9 3 (1.09%) BT
9 3 (1.09%) Tableau
9 3 (1.09%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.72%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.72%) Facebook
10 2 (0.72%) FatWire
10 2 (0.72%) Teradata
10 2 (0.72%) VMware
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