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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 59 107 90
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -17
Permanent jobs citing REST 34 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.78% 0.19% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.24% 0.60% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32 2 18
Median salary £49,000 £40,750 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.24% +10.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,350 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,150 £43,650
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
368 498 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.07% 32.21% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 280 331 405
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.24%) SOAP
3 25 (36.76%) C#
4 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 23 (33.82%) Software Engineering
5 23 (33.82%) Finance
6 20 (29.41%) Java
7 19 (27.94%) Oracle
7 19 (27.94%) HTML
8 18 (26.47%) .NET
8 18 (26.47%) Web Services
8 18 (26.47%) XML
9 17 (25.00%) Scrum
10 16 (23.53%) CSS
11 15 (22.06%) SQL
11 15 (22.06%) Apple iOS
12 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
12 14 (20.59%) Shell Script
13 13 (19.12%) Data Modelling
13 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
13 13 (19.12%) Games
13 13 (19.12%) HTML5
13 13 (19.12%) Unit Testing
13 13 (19.12%) Big Data
13 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
14 12 (17.65%) Data Governance
14 12 (17.65%) HBase
14 12 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
14 12 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
14 12 (17.65%) Kanban

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 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.41%) CMS
2 3 (4.41%) JBoss
3 2 (2.94%) Apache
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.47%) Flash Media Server
4 1 (1.47%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) GitHub
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.12%) Big Data
3 12 (17.65%) Apache Hive
3 12 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (17.65%) Hadoop
3 12 (17.65%) HBase
3 12 (17.65%) OLAP
3 12 (17.65%) Oracle OLAP
4 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.35%) MySQL
5 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 7 (10.29%) Subversion
2 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.35%) Jasmine
3 5 (7.35%) JIRA
3 5 (7.35%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (7.35%) Maven
4 3 (4.41%) Appium
4 3 (4.41%) Selenium
5 2 (2.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.94%) JUnit
6 1 (1.47%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.47%) Gradle
6 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.47%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.47%) RubyMine
6 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (33.82%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Games
2 13 (19.12%) Telecoms
3 12 (17.65%) Retail
4 3 (4.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (47.06%) Developer
2 13 (19.12%) Architect
3 12 (17.65%) Data Architect
4 10 (14.71%) iOS Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
8 5 (7.35%) Test Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Hadoop Architect
9 4 (5.88%) Java Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Mobile Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Analyst
11 2 (2.94%) Applications Consultant
11 2 (2.94%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Software Analyst
11 2 (2.94%) Support Consultant
11 2 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.24%) SOAP
2 19 (27.94%) HTML
3 18 (26.47%) .NET
3 18 (26.47%) Web Services
3 18 (26.47%) XML
4 16 (23.53%) CSS
5 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
5 13 (19.12%) HTML5
6 11 (16.18%) JSON
7 10 (14.71%) Core Data
8 7 (10.29%) Spring
8 7 (10.29%) WCF
9 6 (8.82%) jQuery
10 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.35%) LESS
10 5 (7.35%) LINQ
10 5 (7.35%) Middleware
11 4 (5.88%) Hibernate
11 4 (5.88%) J2EE
12 3 (4.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
1 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
1 6 (8.82%) Social Media
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.82%) Android
2 6 (8.82%) Windows
3 5 (7.35%) Linux
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.82%) Software Engineering
3 17 (25.00%) Scrum
4 13 (19.12%) Data Modelling
4 13 (19.12%) Unit Testing
5 12 (17.65%) Data Architecture
5 12 (17.65%) Data Governance
5 12 (17.65%) ETL
5 12 (17.65%) Kanban
5 12 (17.65%) Logical Data Model
5 12 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
6 11 (16.18%) OO
7 10 (14.71%) iOS Development
7 10 (14.71%) MVC
8 9 (13.24%) TDD
9 7 (10.29%) Automation Testing
9 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.29%) Microservices
10 6 (8.82%) BDD
10 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.76%) C#
2 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 20 (29.41%) Java
4 15 (22.06%) SQL
5 14 (20.59%) Shell Script
6 12 (17.65%) Objective-C
6 12 (17.65%) Perl
7 7 (10.29%) Apple Swift
8 6 (8.82%) C++
9 5 (7.35%) Python
10 4 (5.88%) C
10 4 (5.88%) PHP
11 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
11 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.47%) Go
13 1 (1.47%) Ruby
13 1 (1.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) Oracle
2 12 (17.65%) Informatica
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.35%) Sage
5 3 (4.41%) Twitter
6 2 (2.94%) Adobe
6 2 (2.94%) Facebook
7 1 (1.47%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.47%) Percona
7 1 (1.47%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) Sybase
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