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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 144 152 261
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +109
Permanent jobs citing REST 196 214 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.76% 1.76% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.77% 4.55% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 169 190 64
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £70,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
4105 4701 4611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.92% 38.64% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3619 4178 4335
Average salary £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 October 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in the City of London

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 243 (51.70%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (49.79%) Java
3 204 (43.40%) HTML
4 193 (41.06%) JavaScript
5 181 (38.51%) TDD
6 180 (38.30%) SOAP
7 170 (36.17%) Web Services
8 167 (35.53%) CSS
9 159 (33.83%) Scrum
10 144 (30.64%) XML
11 136 (28.94%) JSON
12 124 (26.38%) MVC
13 116 (24.68%) OO
14 115 (24.47%) Spring
15 110 (23.40%) .NET
16 99 (21.06%) Continuous Integration
16 99 (21.06%) Git (software)
17 98 (20.85%) HTML5
18 93 (19.79%) C#
19 87 (18.51%) Finance
20 84 (17.87%) jQuery
21 82 (17.45%) SOA
22 77 (16.38%) MySQL
22 77 (16.38%) ASP.NET
23 76 (16.17%) Computer Science
23 76 (16.17%) Software Engineering
24 74 (15.74%) Big Data
25 71 (15.11%) SQL
26 69 (14.68%) Apple iOS
27 68 (14.47%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 47 (10.00%) Node.js
2 29 (6.17%) CMS
3 26 (5.53%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.62%) Apache
5 16 (3.40%) Adobe CQ
6 15 (3.19%) Umbraco
7 12 (2.55%) SharePoint
8 11 (2.34%) Sitefinity
8 11 (2.34%) Orchard CMS
8 11 (2.34%) NServiceBus
8 11 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (1.91%) Magnolia
11 7 (1.49%) nginx
11 7 (1.49%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.49%) Confluence
11 7 (1.49%) IIS
12 6 (1.28%) JBoss
12 6 (1.28%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.28%) Mule
Applications
1 16 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.19%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.43%) MS Office
5 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.70%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.43%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.89%) SaaS
2 21 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.40%) GitHub
4 3 (0.64%) PaaS
5 2 (0.43%) Heroku
5 2 (0.43%) Office 365
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.21%) Force.com
6 1 (0.21%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.11%) HTTP
2 20 (4.26%) Internet
3 11 (2.34%) Kerberos
4 8 (1.70%) SSL
5 5 (1.06%) AMQP
6 4 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.64%) Network Security
7 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.64%) VPN
7 3 (0.64%) DNS
8 2 (0.43%) NFC
9 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.21%) Intranet
9 1 (0.21%) LDAP
9 1 (0.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (16.38%) MySQL
2 74 (15.74%) Big Data
3 65 (13.83%) NoSQL
4 49 (10.43%) SQL Server
5 48 (10.21%) MongoDB
6 42 (8.94%) Relational Database
7 40 (8.51%) Hadoop
8 22 (4.68%) Redis
9 18 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (2.55%) Neo4j
10 12 (2.55%) Mahout
11 11 (2.34%) RavenDB
11 11 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (2.34%) SQLite
12 10 (2.13%) CouchDB
13 9 (1.91%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.91%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 99 (21.06%) Git (software)
2 42 (8.94%) Subversion
3 41 (8.72%) Maven
3 41 (8.72%) Cucumber
4 38 (8.09%) Selenium
5 29 (6.17%) Eclipse
6 26 (5.53%) Jenkins
7 22 (4.68%) JUnit
7 22 (4.68%) Visual Studio
8 19 (4.04%) JIRA
9 16 (3.40%) WebDriver
10 14 (2.98%) Xcode
11 12 (2.55%) IntelliJ
11 12 (2.55%) Capybara
12 11 (2.34%) Sinon.JS
12 11 (2.34%) Sublime Text
12 11 (2.34%) JConsole
12 11 (2.34%) Log4j
12 11 (2.34%) Hudson
13 10 (2.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 87 (18.51%) Finance
2 43 (9.15%) Banking
3 37 (7.87%) Marketing
4 33 (7.02%) Retail
5 27 (5.74%) Games
6 26 (5.53%) Telecoms
7 25 (5.32%) Advertising
8 10 (2.13%) Publishing
9 9 (1.91%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.06%) Legal
10 5 (1.06%) Front Office
11 4 (0.85%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.43%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.43%) Back Office
13 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.43%) Law
14 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 334 (71.06%) Developer
2 89 (18.94%) Senior Developer
3 77 (16.38%) Java Developer
4 52 (11.06%) Architect
5 36 (7.66%) Web Developer
6 35 (7.45%) .NET Developer
6 35 (7.45%) iOS Developer
7 27 (5.74%) Front-End Developer
8 25 (5.32%) Consultant
8 25 (5.32%) Lead Developer
9 24 (5.11%) Software Engineer
9 24 (5.11%) C# Developer
10 21 (4.47%) PHP Developer
11 20 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (4.26%) Senior iOS Developer
12 19 (4.04%) Senior Java Developer
12 19 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (3.62%) Software Developer
14 16 (3.40%) Android Developer
15 15 (3.19%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (43.40%) HTML
2 180 (38.30%) SOAP
3 170 (36.17%) Web Services
4 167 (35.53%) CSS
5 144 (30.64%) XML
6 136 (28.94%) JSON
7 115 (24.47%) Spring
8 110 (23.40%) .NET
9 98 (20.85%) HTML5
10 84 (17.87%) jQuery
11 77 (16.38%) ASP.NET
12 67 (14.26%) WCF
13 64 (13.62%) CSS3
14 60 (12.77%) AngularJS
14 60 (12.77%) Hibernate
15 57 (12.13%) Ajax
16 49 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC
17 37 (7.87%) J2EE
18 30 (6.38%) .NET Framework
19 29 (6.17%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 76 (16.17%) Computer Science
2 59 (12.55%) Mobile App
3 52 (11.06%) User Experience
4 46 (9.79%) Open Source
5 40 (8.51%) Algorithms
6 28 (5.96%) iPhone
7 27 (5.74%) Data Structures
8 21 (4.47%) iPad
9 20 (4.26%) Social Network
10 19 (4.04%) Data Integration
11 18 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (3.83%) Augmented Reality
12 15 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 14 (2.98%) Inversion of Control
13 14 (2.98%) Social Media
14 12 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (2.13%) Blackberry
16 9 (1.91%) Taxonomies
17 7 (1.49%) Statistics
18 6 (1.28%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 69 (14.68%) Apple iOS
2 64 (13.62%) Linux
3 61 (12.98%) Android
4 29 (6.17%) Windows
5 28 (5.96%) UNIX
6 10 (2.13%) Windows Phone
7 7 (1.49%) Solaris
8 4 (0.85%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.85%) Windows Phone 7
8 4 (0.85%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.43%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.43%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.21%) CentOS
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (51.70%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (38.51%) TDD
3 159 (33.83%) Scrum
4 124 (26.38%) MVC
5 116 (24.68%) OO
6 99 (21.06%) Continuous Integration
7 82 (17.45%) SOA
8 76 (16.17%) Software Engineering
9 60 (12.77%) BDD
10 57 (12.13%) E-Commerce
11 51 (10.85%) Unit Testing
12 49 (10.43%) iOS Development
13 48 (10.21%) OOP
14 41 (8.72%) Mobile Application Development
15 35 (7.45%) Web Development
16 29 (6.17%) MapReduce
17 28 (5.96%) Web Application Development
18 27 (5.74%) Pair Programming
19 26 (5.53%) Kanban
20 25 (5.32%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 234 (49.79%) Java
2 193 (41.06%) JavaScript
3 93 (19.79%) C#
4 71 (15.11%) SQL
5 48 (10.21%) PHP
6 44 (9.36%) Ruby
7 40 (8.51%) Scala
8 38 (8.09%) Python
9 35 (7.45%) Objective-C
10 13 (2.77%) T-SQL
11 12 (2.55%) PHP5
11 12 (2.55%) Apex Code
12 11 (2.34%) R
12 11 (2.34%) VB
12 11 (2.34%) C
13 10 (2.13%) F#
14 7 (1.49%) Groovy
15 5 (1.06%) XPath
16 4 (0.85%) XAML
16 4 (0.85%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 63 (13.40%) Degree
2 13 (2.77%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.70%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.06%) BC Cleared
5 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.85%) MCSD
6 3 (0.64%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.64%) PhD
6 3 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.21%) ISEB
8 1 (0.21%) MCSE
8 1 (0.21%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (14.47%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.21%) Section 508
System Software
1 11 (2.34%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.85%) HDFS
3 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.21%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 8 (1.70%) Puppet
2 6 (1.28%) logstash
3 5 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.43%) YUM
5 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.21%) StatsD
5 1 (0.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 53 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.30%) Oracle
3 28 (5.96%) Adobe
4 24 (5.11%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (4.26%) Google
6 18 (3.83%) Twitter
7 11 (2.34%) EPiServer
7 11 (2.34%) Sitecore
8 9 (1.91%) IBM
9 8 (1.70%) Dell
10 7 (1.49%) SAP
11 6 (1.28%) Apple
12 5 (1.06%) Software AG
12 5 (1.06%) Zend
13 4 (0.85%) Facebook
13 4 (0.85%) Siebel
14 3 (0.64%) Akamai
14 3 (0.64%) Eloqua
14 3 (0.64%) Appcelerator
15 2 (0.43%) DataSynapse
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TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Huge Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Equity/Laptop
Posted: 3 days ago
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Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: From £26,000 to £41,715 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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Client Server
Salary: £30k to £55k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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TEKsystems
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JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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JPS Selection
Salary: £90000 - £130000 per annum + Excellent Package
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Eutopia Solutions Ltd
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Eutopia Solutions Ltd
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