The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 84 86 103
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing REST 13 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 1.01% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 2.75% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 1
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -33.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
REST
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
403 510 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.63% 36.82% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 296 380 353
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,187 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

REST
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Edinburgh region.

REST Salary Trend in Edinburgh

REST
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 16 (66.67%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) TDD
3 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (45.83%) SOAP
3 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
4 10 (41.67%) Degree
4 10 (41.67%) JSON
4 10 (41.67%) MVC
5 9 (37.50%) Spring
5 9 (37.50%) Web Services
5 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (33.33%) .NET
7 7 (29.17%) XML
7 7 (29.17%) Open Source
7 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
8 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 6 (25.00%) JIRA
8 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Android
8 6 (25.00%) HTML
8 6 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) C#
9 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) OO
9 5 (20.83%) WCF
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (20.83%) jQuery

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (16.67%) Node.js
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.33%) SaaS
4 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (4.17%) NAS
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) Android Studio
4 2 (8.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (8.33%) Gradle
4 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.33%) JUnit
4 2 (8.33%) Maven
4 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (4.17%) Subversion
5 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Java Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Development Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) SOAP
2 10 (41.67%) JSON
3 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 9 (37.50%) Spring
3 9 (37.50%) Web Services
4 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 7 (29.17%) XML
6 6 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (20.83%) Apache Camel
7 5 (20.83%) HTML5
7 5 (20.83%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (20.83%) WCF
8 4 (16.67%) iOS SDK
8 4 (16.67%) Spring Integration
8 4 (16.67%) Spring MVC
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (12.50%) CSS
10 2 (8.33%) Android SDK
10 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Android
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
2 11 (45.83%) TDD
3 10 (41.67%) MVC
4 7 (29.17%) Open Source
5 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (20.83%) OO
6 5 (20.83%) SDLC
7 4 (16.67%) Mobile Development
8 3 (12.50%) Microservices
8 3 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.33%) Web Development
9 2 (8.33%) Workflow
10 1 (4.17%) API Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (4.17%) Line Management
10 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (4.17%) Service Management
10 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Facebook
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Twitter
2 1 (4.17%) F5
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glasgow, Edinburgh, Scotland
Dynamic Nation
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago