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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 68 86 114
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +28
Permanent jobs citing REST 30 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.31% 1.08% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.81% 3.13% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 0
Median salary £38,000 £48,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
384 480 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.61% 34.71% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 250 306 446
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 May 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 25 (62.50%) SOAP
2 20 (50.00%) C#
2 20 (50.00%) Java
2 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (47.50%) XML
4 18 (45.00%) Web Services
4 18 (45.00%) .NET
5 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
6 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (35.00%) JSON
8 13 (32.50%) SQL
9 12 (30.00%) OO
10 10 (25.00%) HTML
10 10 (25.00%) JIRA
10 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 10 (25.00%) TDD
11 9 (22.50%) Degree
11 9 (22.50%) HTML5
11 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
12 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 8 (20.00%) Spring
12 8 (20.00%) WCF
12 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
12 8 (20.00%) Finance
13 7 (17.50%) MVC
13 7 (17.50%) Python
13 7 (17.50%) Oracle
13 7 (17.50%) LINQ
13 7 (17.50%) Subversion

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 (15.00%) Node.js
1 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) GitHub
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.50%) NAS
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) JIRA
2 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (17.50%) Subversion
4 5 (12.50%) Jasmine
4 5 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.00%) JUnit
6 2 (5.00%) Maven
7 1 (2.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (2.50%) NSubstitute
7 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Applications Support
4 5 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Java Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) SOAP
2 19 (47.50%) XML
3 18 (45.00%) .NET
3 18 (45.00%) Web Services
4 14 (35.00%) JSON
5 10 (25.00%) HTML
6 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
6 9 (22.50%) HTML5
7 8 (20.00%) Spring
7 8 (20.00%) WCF
8 7 (17.50%) LINQ
9 6 (15.00%) CSS
10 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 4 (10.00%) Apache Camel
11 4 (10.00%) Spring Integration
11 4 (10.00%) Spring MVC
12 2 (5.00%) React
12 2 (5.00%) WPF
13 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
13 1 (2.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Android
3 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) OO
3 10 (25.00%) TDD
3 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (17.50%) Load Testing
4 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
4 7 (17.50%) MVC
4 7 (17.50%) Open Source
5 6 (15.00%) SDLC
5 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.50%) API Testing
6 5 (12.50%) BDD
6 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) C#
1 20 (50.00%) Java
1 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) Python
4 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Go
7 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Sage
3 1 (2.50%) F5
3 1 (2.50%) Facebook
3 1 (2.50%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.50%) Twitter
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago