The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 116 149 224
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +75
Permanent jobs citing REST 2460 2185 1343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.50% 1.98% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.56% 4.92% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2046 1863 1131
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
REST
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37521 44417 41537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.12% 40.20% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32403 38179 36463
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in England

REST
Salary Trend in England

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

REST Salary Trend in England

REST
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in England

REST
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +22 1366 £55,000 - 140
South East +80 465 £47,500 +5.55% 38
North West +46 154 £40,000 - 27
South West +36 143 £40,000 -5.88% 21
East of England +25 114 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Yorkshire -24 81 £40,000 - 10
East Midlands +5 74 £42,500 - 11
West Midlands +3 72 £42,500 - 13
North East -8 13 £37,500 +6.43% 10
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 2311 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
2 2036 (45.45%) Web Services
3 2008 (44.82%) Java
4 1985 (44.31%) JavaScript
5 1806 (40.31%) SOAP
6 1799 (40.16%) HTML
7 1484 (33.13%) TDD
8 1456 (32.50%) CSS
9 1386 (30.94%) C#
10 1345 (30.02%) MVC
11 1342 (29.96%) .NET
12 1332 (29.73%) XML
13 1230 (27.46%) OO
14 1190 (26.56%) SQL
15 1118 (24.96%) JSON
16 1028 (22.95%) SQL Server
17 1013 (22.61%) Git (software)
18 962 (21.47%) jQuery
19 941 (21.00%) Spring
20 872 (19.46%) Scrum
21 828 (18.48%) Linux
22 815 (18.19%) HTML5
23 805 (17.97%) ASP.NET
24 751 (16.76%) PHP
25 711 (15.87%) Software Engineering
26 705 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
27 704 (15.71%) MySQL
28 689 (15.38%) Finance
29 667 (14.89%) Degree
30 602 (13.44%) AngularJS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 355 (7.92%) Node.js
2 322 (7.19%) Apache
3 319 (7.12%) Tomcat
4 194 (4.33%) Elasticsearch
4 194 (4.33%) CMS
5 173 (3.86%) WebSphere
6 169 (3.77%) IIS
7 164 (3.66%) JBoss
8 148 (3.30%) nginx
9 143 (3.19%) Apache Solr
10 92 (2.05%) SharePoint
11 81 (1.81%) Drupal
12 69 (1.54%) NServiceBus
13 55 (1.23%) WordPress
14 54 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
15 52 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
16 51 (1.14%) Mule
17 46 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
18 43 (0.96%) Jetty
18 43 (0.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 286 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 53 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 26 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 23 (0.51%) MS Office
5 20 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 17 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 15 (0.33%) Mingle
7 15 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 11 (0.25%) InfoPath
9 8 (0.18%) MS Project
10 6 (0.13%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.089%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.089%) GIMP
12 2 (0.045%) Maya
12 2 (0.045%) Houdini
12 2 (0.045%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 49 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (0.83%) Magento
3 26 (0.58%) Sophis RISQUE
4 12 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.18%) SAP CRM
5 8 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
7 5 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
7 5 (0.11%) Tridion
8 4 (0.089%) Agresso
8 4 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.089%) Scribe Insight
9 3 (0.067%) Fredhopper
9 3 (0.067%) Maximo
10 2 (0.045%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.045%) Odoo
11 1 (0.022%) Sage CRM
11 1 (0.022%) Sage 300 ERP
11 1 (0.022%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.022%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 343 (7.66%) Amazon AWS
2 185 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 120 (2.68%) SaaS
4 82 (1.83%) GitHub
5 38 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (0.56%) PaaS
7 22 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 21 (0.47%) IaaS
9 16 (0.36%) Heroku
10 15 (0.33%) Google Analytics
11 11 (0.25%) Office 365
11 11 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
11 11 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (0.22%) OpenShift
13 9 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 9 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (0.18%) Force.com
14 8 (0.18%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.18%) Google App Engine
15 6 (0.13%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 399 (8.91%) HTTP
2 221 (4.93%) Internet
3 117 (2.61%) TCP/IP
4 70 (1.56%) DNS
5 46 (1.03%) SSL
6 43 (0.96%) Network Security
7 41 (0.92%) AMQP
8 38 (0.85%) CTI
9 27 (0.60%) LDAP
10 26 (0.58%) FTP
11 25 (0.56%) Firewall
12 24 (0.54%) SSH
13 23 (0.51%) VPN
14 20 (0.45%) DHCP
15 19 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
15 19 (0.42%) HTTPS
16 18 (0.40%) Intranet
17 12 (0.27%) VLAN
18 11 (0.25%) Broadband
19 10 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1028 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 704 (15.71%) MySQL
3 578 (12.90%) NoSQL
4 449 (10.02%) MongoDB
5 281 (6.27%) Relational Database
6 250 (5.58%) Big Data
7 166 (3.71%) PostgreSQL
8 148 (3.30%) Redis
9 140 (3.13%) Hadoop
10 138 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 134 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
12 131 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
13 110 (2.46%) RDBMS
14 98 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 89 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 75 (1.67%) SQLite
17 71 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
18 62 (1.38%) Oracle Database
19 48 (1.07%) DB2
20 41 (0.92%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1013 (22.61%) Git (software)
2 439 (9.80%) Subversion
3 412 (9.20%) Maven
4 338 (7.54%) JUnit
5 331 (7.39%) Jenkins
6 330 (7.37%) Selenium
7 242 (5.40%) Visual Studio
8 235 (5.25%) Eclipse
9 230 (5.13%) JIRA
10 176 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 169 (3.77%) Cucumber
12 167 (3.73%) NUnit
13 139 (3.10%) Xcode
14 129 (2.88%) Ant
15 115 (2.57%) Mockito
16 110 (2.46%) Jasmine
17 104 (2.32%) Grunt
18 102 (2.28%) TeamCity
19 101 (2.25%) PHPUnit
20 89 (1.99%) WebDriver
General
1 689 (15.38%) Finance
2 235 (5.25%) Retail
3 200 (4.46%) Banking
4 154 (3.44%) Marketing
5 151 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 137 (3.06%) Games
7 104 (2.32%) Publishing
8 81 (1.81%) Advertising
9 51 (1.14%) Front Office
10 49 (1.09%) Legal
11 48 (1.07%) Online Betting
12 43 (0.96%) Automotive
12 43 (0.96%) Back Office
13 34 (0.76%) Investment Banking
14 32 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
15 31 (0.69%) Electronics
16 30 (0.67%) Financial Institution
17 26 (0.58%) Manufacturing
18 24 (0.54%) Law
19 12 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3290 (73.44%) Developer
2 846 (18.88%) Java Developer
3 815 (18.19%) Senior Developer
4 409 (9.13%) .NET Developer
5 350 (7.81%) C# Developer
6 336 (7.50%) PHP Developer
7 309 (6.90%) Architect
8 302 (6.74%) Software Engineer
9 289 (6.45%) Web Developer
10 258 (5.76%) Software Developer
11 243 (5.42%) Senior Java Developer
12 230 (5.13%) Lead Developer
13 197 (4.40%) Android Developer
14 187 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
15 178 (3.97%) iOS Developer
16 123 (2.75%) Senior .NET Developer
17 116 (2.59%) JavaScript Developer
18 109 (2.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 108 (2.41%) Front-End Developer
20 106 (2.37%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2036 (45.45%) Web Services
2 1806 (40.31%) SOAP
3 1799 (40.16%) HTML
4 1456 (32.50%) CSS
5 1342 (29.96%) .NET
6 1332 (29.73%) XML
7 1118 (24.96%) JSON
8 962 (21.47%) jQuery
9 941 (21.00%) Spring
10 815 (18.19%) HTML5
11 805 (17.97%) ASP.NET
12 602 (13.44%) AngularJS
13 580 (12.95%) WCF
14 536 (11.96%) Ajax
15 505 (11.27%) Hibernate
16 470 (10.49%) J2EE
17 414 (9.24%) CSS3
18 405 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
19 378 (8.44%) .NET Framework
20 331 (7.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 463 (10.33%) Mobile App
2 444 (9.91%) Computer Science
3 396 (8.84%) User Experience
4 283 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
5 218 (4.87%) Enterprise Software
6 168 (3.75%) Client/Server
7 120 (2.68%) iPhone
8 100 (2.23%) Social Media
9 97 (2.17%) iPad
10 74 (1.65%) Algorithms
11 73 (1.63%) N-Tier
12 61 (1.36%) Data Structures
12 61 (1.36%) Mathematics
12 61 (1.36%) Management Information System
13 57 (1.27%) Blackberry
14 56 (1.25%) Digital Media
14 56 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
15 54 (1.21%) Grid Computing
16 51 (1.14%) W3C
17 45 (1.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 828 (18.48%) Linux
2 497 (11.09%) Windows
2 497 (11.09%) Android
3 454 (10.13%) Apple iOS
4 287 (6.41%) UNIX
5 51 (1.14%) Mac OS X
6 39 (0.87%) Windows Phone
6 39 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
7 34 (0.76%) Debian
8 26 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (0.49%) CentOS
10 21 (0.47%) Solaris
11 19 (0.42%) Windows Phone 7
11 19 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (0.38%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 11 (0.25%) Mac OS
15 11 (0.25%) Fedora
16 10 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2311 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
2 1484 (33.13%) TDD
3 1345 (30.02%) MVC
4 1230 (27.46%) OO
5 872 (19.46%) Scrum
6 711 (15.87%) Software Engineering
7 705 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
8 589 (13.15%) E-Commerce
9 549 (12.25%) BDD
10 500 (11.16%) SOA
11 493 (11.00%) OOP
12 439 (9.80%) Unit Testing
13 436 (9.73%) Open Source
14 320 (7.14%) Multithreading
15 291 (6.50%) Mentoring
16 275 (6.14%) Mobile Development
17 274 (6.12%) DevOps
18 270 (6.03%) SDLC
19 268 (5.98%) Android Development
20 260 (5.80%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2008 (44.82%) Java
2 1985 (44.31%) JavaScript
3 1386 (30.94%) C#
4 1190 (26.56%) SQL
5 751 (16.76%) PHP
6 388 (8.66%) Python
7 280 (6.25%) C++
8 273 (6.09%) Ruby
9 267 (5.96%) Objective-C
10 251 (5.60%) T-SQL
11 197 (4.40%) Scala
12 163 (3.64%) PL/SQL
13 152 (3.39%) C
14 130 (2.90%) Perl
15 103 (2.30%) Groovy
16 96 (2.14%) Bash Shell
16 96 (2.14%) Shell Script
17 92 (2.05%) VB.NET
18 81 (1.81%) PHP5
19 73 (1.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 667 (14.89%) Degree
2 35 (0.78%) Security Cleared
3 31 (0.69%) SC Cleared
4 17 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (0.36%) CISSP
6 14 (0.31%) ISEB
6 14 (0.31%) Sun Certification
7 9 (0.20%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.16%) PhD
9 5 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.089%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.067%) HND
12 2 (0.045%) Linux+ Certification
12 2 (0.045%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.045%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.022%) IC3 Certification
13 1 (0.022%) MCSA
13 1 (0.022%) MCSD
13 1 (0.022%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 344 (7.68%) QA
2 35 (0.78%) SLA
3 14 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.045%) HL7
7 1 (0.022%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.022%) WCAG
System Software
1 64 (1.43%) Docker
2 33 (0.74%) Varnish
3 25 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.45%) Active Directory
5 20 (0.45%) iptables
6 7 (0.16%) KVM
6 7 (0.16%) Xen
7 5 (0.11%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 5 (0.11%) LXC
8 4 (0.089%) Snort
8 4 (0.089%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.089%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.067%) vSphere
9 3 (0.067%) NFS
10 2 (0.045%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.045%) XenApp
10 2 (0.045%) vCloud
11 1 (0.022%) Cygwin
11 1 (0.022%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 177 (3.95%) Puppet
2 146 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (1.12%) Nagios
4 48 (1.07%) Vagrant
5 46 (1.03%) Ansible
6 24 (0.54%) OpenNMS
7 19 (0.42%) Capistrano
8 12 (0.27%) Salt
9 10 (0.22%) HAProxy
9 10 (0.22%) Mesos
10 7 (0.16%) yum
11 6 (0.13%) Opsview
11 6 (0.13%) Graphite
11 6 (0.13%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 3 (0.067%) logstash
12 3 (0.067%) Kibana
12 3 (0.067%) CA LISA
12 3 (0.067%) Netcool
12 3 (0.067%) OpenView
13 1 (0.022%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 523 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 512 (11.43%) Oracle
3 151 (3.37%) Zend
4 132 (2.95%) Google
5 129 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
6 122 (2.72%) IBM
7 80 (1.79%) Adobe
8 75 (1.67%) hybris
8 75 (1.67%) Twitter
9 72 (1.61%) Facebook
10 69 (1.54%) Apple
11 62 (1.38%) Sitecore
12 54 (1.21%) VMware
13 50 (1.12%) Splunk
14 49 (1.09%) SAP
15 46 (1.03%) Atlassian
16 31 (0.69%) TIBCO
17 28 (0.63%) Siebel
18 27 (0.60%) Sybase
19 25 (0.56%) Cisco
City, London
Lorien
Salary: Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ThreePeople
Salary: £30000 per annum + + Benefits (equity share option scheme)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package !!!
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
GIMO
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £52037 - £64281 per annum + Exc.Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £40-45k DOE
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago