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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 143 118 150
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +32
Permanent jobs citing REST 176 239 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.72% 2.28% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.25% 5.81% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 153 219 161
Average salary £55,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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
3351 4116 4419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.83% 39.21% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 3539 4055
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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.

1 190 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (46.13%) Java
3 153 (40.80%) SOAP
4 147 (39.20%) Web Services
5 144 (38.40%) JavaScript
6 137 (36.53%) HTML
6 137 (36.53%) TDD
7 116 (30.93%) .NET
8 114 (30.40%) CSS
9 107 (28.53%) C#
9 107 (28.53%) XML
9 107 (28.53%) MVC
10 105 (28.00%) JSON
11 96 (25.60%) Spring
12 89 (23.73%) HTML5
13 87 (23.20%) Scrum
13 87 (23.20%) OO
14 84 (22.40%) SQL
15 81 (21.60%) Finance
16 76 (20.27%) ASP.NET
17 73 (19.47%) Git (software)
18 71 (18.93%) jQuery
19 70 (18.67%) SOA
20 67 (17.87%) WCF
21 66 (17.60%) SQL Server
22 59 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
23 58 (15.47%) Apple iOS
24 57 (15.20%) Computer Science
24 57 (15.20%) Mobile App
25 56 (14.93%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 26 (6.93%) CMS
2 24 (6.40%) Node.js
3 17 (4.53%) Apache
4 16 (4.27%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.47%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (2.40%) Confluence
8 8 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (2.13%) Drupal
9 7 (1.87%) Oracle Coherence
9 7 (1.87%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.60%) IIS
10 6 (1.60%) Magnolia
11 5 (1.33%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.33%) Mule
11 5 (1.33%) Sitefinity
11 5 (1.33%) Orchard CMS
11 5 (1.33%) NServiceBus
11 5 (1.33%) concrete5
12 4 (1.07%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 21 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.07%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.53%) HipChat
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.60%) SaaS
2 11 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.07%) PaaS
4 4 (1.07%) GitHub
5 3 (0.80%) Force.com
6 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.53%) IaaS
6 2 (0.53%) Office 365
7 1 (0.27%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.27%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.20%) Internet
2 10 (2.67%) HTTP
3 6 (1.60%) DNS
4 5 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.07%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.80%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.80%) FTP
6 3 (0.80%) VPN
7 2 (0.53%) CTI
8 1 (0.27%) Intranet
8 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.27%) LDAP
8 1 (0.27%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 53 (14.13%) NoSQL
2 53 (14.13%) Big Data
3 47 (12.53%) MySQL
4 40 (10.67%) Relational Database
5 38 (10.13%) Hadoop
6 35 (9.33%) MongoDB
7 21 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (4.00%) Redis
9 12 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.67%) SQLite
10 10 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.40%) CouchDB
12 7 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.87%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.60%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.33%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 73 (19.47%) Git (software)
2 36 (9.60%) Maven
3 27 (7.20%) Selenium
4 24 (6.40%) Subversion
5 23 (6.13%) Visual Studio
6 22 (5.87%) Xcode
6 22 (5.87%) Cucumber
7 19 (5.07%) Jenkins
8 18 (4.80%) JUnit
9 11 (2.93%) TeamCity
9 11 (2.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 9 (2.40%) SpecFlow
10 9 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (2.40%) WebDriver
10 9 (2.40%) Hudson
10 9 (2.40%) Eclipse
10 9 (2.40%) JIRA
11 8 (2.13%) PHPUnit
12 7 (1.87%) Grunt
12 7 (1.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 81 (21.60%) Finance
2 42 (11.20%) Banking
3 24 (6.40%) Retail
4 18 (4.80%) Marketing
5 17 (4.53%) Games
6 12 (3.20%) Advertising
7 11 (2.93%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.13%) Front Office
9 5 (1.33%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.07%) Online Betting
10 4 (1.07%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.07%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.80%) Law
11 3 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Legal
12 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 272 (72.53%) Developer
2 82 (21.87%) Java Developer
3 61 (16.27%) Senior Developer
4 36 (9.60%) .NET Developer
5 35 (9.33%) Web Developer
6 32 (8.53%) Architect
7 28 (7.47%) Lead Developer
8 23 (6.13%) C# Developer
9 21 (5.60%) iOS Developer
10 20 (5.33%) Software Engineer
11 18 (4.80%) Senior Java Developer
12 17 (4.53%) PHP Developer
12 17 (4.53%) Consultant
12 17 (4.53%) Software Developer
12 17 (4.53%) Android Developer
13 14 (3.73%) Front-End Developer
13 14 (3.73%) Senior .NET Developer
14 11 (2.93%) C# .NET Developer
15 10 (2.67%) Senior C# Developer
15 10 (2.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (40.80%) SOAP
2 147 (39.20%) Web Services
3 137 (36.53%) HTML
4 116 (30.93%) .NET
5 114 (30.40%) CSS
6 107 (28.53%) XML
7 105 (28.00%) JSON
8 96 (25.60%) Spring
9 89 (23.73%) HTML5
10 76 (20.27%) ASP.NET
11 71 (18.93%) jQuery
12 67 (17.87%) WCF
13 46 (12.27%) Ajax
13 46 (12.27%) Hibernate
14 45 (12.00%) CSS3
15 44 (11.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 43 (11.47%) AngularJS
17 32 (8.53%) .NET Framework
18 24 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
19 22 (5.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (15.20%) Computer Science
1 57 (15.20%) Mobile App
2 38 (10.13%) User Experience
3 36 (9.60%) Open Source
4 15 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 12 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (2.67%) N-Tier
7 10 (2.67%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.40%) Data Integration
8 9 (2.40%) iPad
9 8 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (1.60%) Augmented Reality
11 6 (1.60%) Semantic Web
11 6 (1.60%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.33%) Blackberry
12 5 (1.33%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.33%) iPhone
13 3 (0.80%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.47%) Apple iOS
2 55 (14.67%) Android
3 39 (10.40%) Linux
4 20 (5.33%) Windows
5 17 (4.53%) UNIX
6 14 (3.73%) Windows Phone
7 7 (1.87%) Windows Phone 7
7 7 (1.87%) Windows 8
7 7 (1.87%) Windows Phone 8
8 5 (1.33%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (36.53%) TDD
3 107 (28.53%) MVC
4 87 (23.20%) Scrum
4 87 (23.20%) OO
5 70 (18.67%) SOA
6 59 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (14.93%) BDD
8 50 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 48 (12.80%) Unit Testing
9 48 (12.80%) E-Commerce
10 36 (9.60%) iOS Development
11 32 (8.53%) Web Development
12 30 (8.00%) OOP
13 27 (7.20%) Multithreading
14 24 (6.40%) Pair Programming
14 24 (6.40%) Android Development
15 17 (4.53%) OOD
16 16 (4.27%) B2B
16 16 (4.27%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 173 (46.13%) Java
2 144 (38.40%) JavaScript
3 107 (28.53%) C#
4 84 (22.40%) SQL
5 51 (13.60%) PHP
6 37 (9.87%) Scala
7 25 (6.67%) Objective-C
8 23 (6.13%) Ruby
9 19 (5.07%) Python
10 13 (3.47%) Groovy
11 11 (2.93%) PHP5
11 11 (2.93%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.67%) VB
13 7 (1.87%) XAML
13 7 (1.87%) C
13 7 (1.87%) F#
14 6 (1.60%) Apex Code
14 6 (1.60%) VBA
14 6 (1.60%) Perl
15 5 (1.33%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 47 (12.53%) Degree
2 5 (1.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (0.80%) Postgraduate
3 3 (0.80%) PhD
3 3 (0.80%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.27%) ISEB
4 1 (0.27%) CISSP
4 1 (0.27%) OCP
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.40%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.27%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.27%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.27%) NFS
2 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.07%) Puppet
2 3 (0.80%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.53%) StatsD
3 2 (0.53%) logstash
3 2 (0.53%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.53%) Graphite
4 1 (0.27%) cPanel
Vendors
1 48 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.73%) Oracle
3 17 (4.53%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (4.00%) Google
5 12 (3.20%) Zend
6 9 (2.40%) Twitter
7 8 (2.13%) Appcelerator
7 8 (2.13%) Sitecore
7 8 (2.13%) IBM
8 7 (1.87%) Adobe
9 6 (1.60%) SAP
9 6 (1.60%) Siebel
9 6 (1.60%) EPiServer
9 6 (1.60%) Facebook
10 5 (1.33%) DataSynapse
10 5 (1.33%) Apple
11 4 (1.07%) Omniture
11 4 (1.07%) Eloqua
11 4 (1.07%) Akamai
11 4 (1.07%) MicroStrategy
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