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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 63 104 85
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -19
Permanent jobs citing REST 29 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.54% 0.50% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.99% 1.63% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 26
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,600 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,400 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
363 491 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.76% 30.65% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 273 326 458
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 September 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Finance
3 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
4 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 21 (33.33%) SOAP
5 19 (30.16%) HTML
6 18 (28.57%) C#
7 17 (26.98%) Java
7 17 (26.98%) Scrum
8 16 (25.40%) Oracle
8 16 (25.40%) CSS
9 15 (23.81%) Apple iOS
10 13 (20.63%) HTML5
10 13 (20.63%) Big Data
10 13 (20.63%) AngularJS
10 13 (20.63%) Shell Script
10 13 (20.63%) Data Modelling
10 13 (20.63%) Games
10 13 (20.63%) Objective-C
10 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
11 12 (19.05%) Retail
11 12 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (19.05%) ETL
11 12 (19.05%) Informatica
11 12 (19.05%) XML
11 12 (19.05%) OLAP
11 12 (19.05%) Perl
11 12 (19.05%) Data Governance
11 12 (19.05%) HBase
11 12 (19.05%) Logical Data Model

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 3 (4.76%) CMS
1 3 (4.76%) JBoss
1 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) Apache
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.59%) Flash Media Server
3 1 (1.59%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Sage CRM
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) Big Data
2 12 (19.05%) Apache Hive
2 12 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (19.05%) Hadoop
2 12 (19.05%) HBase
2 12 (19.05%) OLAP
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle OLAP
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.94%) MySQL
5 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) JIRA
1 7 (11.11%) Selenium
2 6 (9.52%) Jasmine
2 6 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (7.94%) Eclipse
3 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.94%) Maven
4 4 (6.35%) Subversion
4 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.76%) Appium
6 2 (3.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.17%) JUnit
7 1 (1.59%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.59%) Gradle
7 1 (1.59%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.59%) NSubstitute
7 1 (1.59%) RubyMine
7 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 13 (20.63%) Games
2 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
3 12 (19.05%) Retail
4 3 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) Architect
3 12 (19.05%) Data Architect
4 11 (17.46%) iOS Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Hadoop Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (4.76%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.17%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (3.17%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) SOAP
2 19 (30.16%) HTML
3 16 (25.40%) CSS
4 13 (20.63%) AngularJS
4 13 (20.63%) HTML5
5 12 (19.05%) XML
6 11 (17.46%) .NET
6 11 (17.46%) Core Data
6 11 (17.46%) Web Services
7 7 (11.11%) JSON
7 7 (11.11%) Spring
8 6 (9.52%) jQuery
9 5 (7.94%) LESS
9 5 (7.94%) Middleware
10 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
10 4 (6.35%) J2EE
11 3 (4.76%) Laravel
11 3 (4.76%) Node.js
11 3 (4.76%) React
11 3 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Social Media
2 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.94%) Android
2 5 (7.94%) Linux
3 4 (6.35%) Windows
4 2 (3.17%) Unix
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
3 17 (26.98%) Scrum
4 13 (20.63%) Data Modelling
5 12 (19.05%) Data Architecture
5 12 (19.05%) Data Governance
5 12 (19.05%) ETL
5 12 (19.05%) Kanban
5 12 (19.05%) Logical Data Model
5 12 (19.05%) Physical Data Model
6 11 (17.46%) iOS Development
7 10 (15.87%) MVC
7 10 (15.87%) TDD
8 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 8 (12.70%) Automation Testing
9 8 (12.70%) BDD
9 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
9 8 (12.70%) OO
10 7 (11.11%) Microservices
10 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 18 (28.57%) C#
3 17 (26.98%) Java
4 13 (20.63%) Objective-C
4 13 (20.63%) Shell Script
5 12 (19.05%) Perl
6 11 (17.46%) SQL
7 8 (12.70%) Apple Swift
8 6 (9.52%) C++
9 4 (6.35%) C
9 4 (6.35%) PHP
10 2 (3.17%) Python
11 1 (1.59%) Go
11 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.59%) Ruby
11 1 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Oracle
2 12 (19.05%) Informatica
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.76%) Twitter
5 2 (3.17%) Adobe
5 2 (3.17%) Facebook
6 1 (1.59%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.59%) Percona
6 1 (1.59%) Sage
6 1 (1.59%) SAP
6 1 (1.59%) Sybase
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