The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 59 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -4
Permanent jobs citing REST 35 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.95% 0.21% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.64% 0.61% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29 1 11
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
363 493 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.63% 33.79% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 240 344 407
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for REST.

1 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (44.26%) C#
3 26 (42.62%) SOAP
4 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
5 20 (32.79%) .NET
5 20 (32.79%) Web Services
6 19 (31.15%) XML
7 18 (29.51%) Java
7 18 (29.51%) Finance
7 18 (29.51%) Software Engineering
8 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
9 15 (24.59%) Oracle
9 15 (24.59%) HTML
9 15 (24.59%) Unit Testing
10 13 (21.31%) SQL
10 13 (21.31%) CSS
10 13 (21.31%) Apple iOS
11 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
11 12 (19.67%) HTML5
11 12 (19.67%) OO
11 12 (19.67%) Scrum
12 11 (18.03%) JSON
13 10 (16.39%) Degree
13 10 (16.39%) Objective-C
13 10 (16.39%) Shell Script
13 10 (16.39%) Eclipse
14 9 (14.75%) Data Modelling
14 9 (14.75%) Subversion
14 9 (14.75%) Games
14 9 (14.75%) MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.84%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.64%) CMS
2 1 (1.64%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) GitHub
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) LDAP
1 1 (1.64%) NAS
1 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.75%) Big Data
3 8 (13.11%) Apache Hive
3 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (13.11%) Hadoop
3 8 (13.11%) HBase
3 8 (13.11%) OLAP
3 8 (13.11%) Oracle OLAP
3 8 (13.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.28%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Eclipse
2 9 (14.75%) Subversion
3 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.20%) Jasmine
4 5 (8.20%) JIRA
4 5 (8.20%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.92%) Appium
6 3 (4.92%) Selenium
7 2 (3.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.28%) Maven
8 1 (1.64%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.64%) Flash Builder
8 1 (1.64%) Gradle
8 1 (1.64%) JUnit
8 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.64%) NSubstitute
8 1 (1.64%) RubyMine
8 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Games
3 8 (13.11%) Retail
3 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Developer
2 10 (16.39%) Architect
2 10 (16.39%) Software Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Data Architect
3 8 (13.11%) iOS Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Applications Support
4 6 (9.84%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Applications Support Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Hadoop Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Software Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Support Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (42.62%) SOAP
2 20 (32.79%) .NET
2 20 (32.79%) Web Services
3 19 (31.15%) XML
4 15 (24.59%) HTML
5 13 (21.31%) CSS
6 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
6 12 (19.67%) HTML5
7 11 (18.03%) JSON
8 7 (11.48%) LINQ
8 7 (11.48%) WCF
9 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET
9 5 (8.20%) jQuery
9 5 (8.20%) LESS
9 5 (8.20%) Middleware
10 3 (4.92%) Node.js
10 3 (4.92%) React
10 3 (4.92%) Spring
11 2 (3.28%) Cocoa
11 2 (3.28%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.84%) Social Media
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Apple iOS
2 6 (9.84%) Android
2 6 (9.84%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Linux
5 2 (3.28%) Unix
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) Software Engineering
3 15 (24.59%) Unit Testing
4 12 (19.67%) OO
4 12 (19.67%) Scrum
5 9 (14.75%) Data Modelling
5 9 (14.75%) MVC
6 8 (13.11%) Data Architecture
6 8 (13.11%) Data Governance
6 8 (13.11%) ETL
6 8 (13.11%) iOS Development
6 8 (13.11%) Kanban
6 8 (13.11%) Logical Data Model
6 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
6 8 (13.11%) Physical Data Model
6 8 (13.11%) TDD
7 7 (11.48%) Load Testing
8 6 (9.84%) BDD
8 6 (9.84%) Microservices
8 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (44.26%) C#
2 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
3 18 (29.51%) Java
4 13 (21.31%) SQL
5 10 (16.39%) Objective-C
5 10 (16.39%) Shell Script
6 8 (13.11%) Perl
7 7 (11.48%) Python
8 6 (9.84%) C++
9 5 (8.20%) Apple Swift
9 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
10 4 (6.56%) C
10 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
11 3 (4.92%) PHP
12 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
12 2 (3.28%) Ruby
13 1 (1.64%) Go
13 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Ansible
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Oracle
2 8 (13.11%) Informatica
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.84%) Sage
5 2 (3.28%) Adobe
5 2 (3.28%) Facebook
5 2 (3.28%) Twitter
6 1 (1.64%) F5
6 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.64%) Percona
6 1 (1.64%) Sybase
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