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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 132 162 216
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +54
Permanent jobs citing REST 2228 1972 1376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.16% 1.83% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.74% 4.49% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1867 1589 1099
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,600 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
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
38799 43949 42425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.58% 40.71% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33349 37031 37376
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +13 1219 £55,000 - 192
South East +39 438 £50,000 +11.11% 66
South West +52 134 £42,500 +21.42% 23
North West +28 132 £37,500 - 42
East of England +12 100 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Yorkshire -33 84 £40,000 -3.61% 15
West Midlands -3 63 £42,500 +6.25% 16
East Midlands +24 52 £41,674 -16.65% 16
North East -13 14 £32,500 -7.75% 8
Midlands +2 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 2176 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1901 (45.27%) Web Services
3 1880 (44.77%) JavaScript
4 1758 (41.87%) SOAP
5 1753 (41.75%) Java
6 1710 (40.72%) HTML
7 1411 (33.60%) CSS
8 1404 (33.44%) TDD
9 1398 (33.29%) .NET
10 1328 (31.63%) C#
11 1322 (31.48%) XML
12 1263 (30.08%) MVC
13 1247 (29.70%) OO
14 1166 (27.77%) SQL
15 1119 (26.65%) JSON
16 1010 (24.05%) jQuery
17 959 (22.84%) SQL Server
18 944 (22.48%) Git (software)
19 812 (19.34%) ASP.NET
20 799 (19.03%) Scrum
21 791 (18.84%) PHP
22 786 (18.72%) HTML5
23 780 (18.58%) Linux
23 780 (18.58%) Spring
24 676 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
25 615 (14.65%) MySQL
26 610 (14.53%) Degree
27 606 (14.43%) Software Engineering
28 599 (14.27%) Finance
29 585 (13.93%) WCF

REST
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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
1 350 (8.34%) Node.js
2 320 (7.62%) Apache
3 292 (6.95%) Tomcat
4 213 (5.07%) CMS
5 157 (3.74%) IIS
6 151 (3.60%) WebSphere
7 149 (3.55%) nginx
8 145 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
8 145 (3.45%) JBoss
9 102 (2.43%) Apache Solr
10 81 (1.93%) Drupal
11 79 (1.88%) SharePoint
12 68 (1.62%) NServiceBus
13 57 (1.36%) Mule
14 52 (1.24%) Confluence
15 51 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
16 48 (1.14%) WordPress
17 47 (1.12%) GlassFish
18 44 (1.05%) Adobe CQ
19 43 (1.02%) Zimbra
Applications
1 275 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 50 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 20 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (0.36%) Mingle
6 13 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 11 (0.26%) MS Office
7 11 (0.26%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.12%) SPSS
9 3 (0.071%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.071%) HipChat
10 2 (0.048%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.048%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.048%) GIMP
11 1 (0.024%) Houdini
11 1 (0.024%) Maya
Business Applications
1 55 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 54 (1.29%) Magento
3 49 (1.17%) Sophis RISQUE
4 12 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
5 10 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (0.21%) Agresso
7 8 (0.19%) SAP CRM
8 6 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
10 3 (0.071%) Fredhopper
11 2 (0.048%) ResourceLink
11 2 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.048%) BusinessWorks
12 1 (0.024%) SAP R/3
12 1 (0.024%) Oracle EBS
12 1 (0.024%) Summit
12 1 (0.024%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.024%) Sage 200
12 1 (0.024%) Sage 50
12 1 (0.024%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 158 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 153 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 91 (2.17%) SaaS
4 77 (1.83%) GitHub
5 29 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (0.57%) PaaS
7 24 (0.57%) IaaS
8 21 (0.50%) Heroku
9 13 (0.31%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.29%) Office 365
11 11 (0.26%) Force.com
11 11 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (0.24%) Trello
13 9 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 6 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (0.14%) ElastiCache
16 5 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 415 (9.88%) HTTP
2 203 (4.83%) Internet
3 120 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 73 (1.74%) DNS
5 41 (0.98%) SSL
6 39 (0.93%) Network Security
7 34 (0.81%) AMQP
8 32 (0.76%) Firewall
9 29 (0.69%) LDAP
10 28 (0.67%) CTI
11 26 (0.62%) FTP
12 24 (0.57%) HTTPS
13 22 (0.52%) Intranet
13 22 (0.52%) DHCP
14 20 (0.48%) Bluetooth
15 16 (0.38%) SAN
15 16 (0.38%) SSH
16 13 (0.31%) SMTP
17 12 (0.29%) GPRS
17 12 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 959 (22.84%) SQL Server
2 615 (14.65%) MySQL
3 460 (10.95%) NoSQL
4 350 (8.34%) MongoDB
5 254 (6.05%) Big Data
6 250 (5.95%) Relational Database
7 163 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 155 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
9 145 (3.45%) Hadoop
10 144 (3.43%) Redis
11 114 (2.71%) RDBMS
12 111 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 100 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
14 88 (2.10%) SQLite
15 83 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 80 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
17 74 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 59 (1.41%) Oracle Database
19 44 (1.05%) DB2
20 41 (0.98%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 944 (22.48%) Git (software)
2 421 (10.03%) Subversion
3 397 (9.45%) Maven
4 312 (7.43%) Jenkins
5 296 (7.05%) Selenium
6 256 (6.10%) Eclipse
7 254 (6.05%) JUnit
8 230 (5.48%) JIRA
9 206 (4.91%) Visual Studio
10 186 (4.43%) Cucumber
11 165 (3.93%) NUnit
12 157 (3.74%) Xcode
13 146 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
14 120 (2.86%) Ant
15 119 (2.83%) TeamCity
16 111 (2.64%) Mockito
17 105 (2.50%) Jasmine
18 93 (2.21%) Moq
19 87 (2.07%) WebDriver
20 86 (2.05%) SpecFlow
General
1 599 (14.27%) Finance
2 229 (5.45%) Banking
3 199 (4.74%) Retail
4 153 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 152 (3.62%) Marketing
6 151 (3.60%) Games
7 82 (1.95%) Advertising
8 72 (1.71%) Publishing
9 51 (1.21%) Front Office
10 49 (1.17%) Online Betting
11 47 (1.12%) Investment Banking
12 45 (1.07%) Legal
13 34 (0.81%) Back Office
14 29 (0.69%) Automotive
15 26 (0.62%) Electronics
15 26 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
16 25 (0.60%) Manufacturing
17 20 (0.48%) Financial Institution
18 16 (0.38%) Billing
19 14 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3123 (74.37%) Developer
2 768 (18.29%) Java Developer
3 731 (17.41%) Senior Developer
4 436 (10.38%) .NET Developer
5 353 (8.41%) C# Developer
6 340 (8.10%) PHP Developer
7 295 (7.03%) Web Developer
8 280 (6.67%) Architect
9 259 (6.17%) Software Engineer
10 247 (5.88%) Software Developer
11 211 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 198 (4.72%) Lead Developer
13 191 (4.55%) Android Developer
14 184 (4.38%) Senior Java Developer
15 175 (4.17%) iOS Developer
16 125 (2.98%) Senior .NET Developer
17 113 (2.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 112 (2.67%) Front-End Developer
19 109 (2.60%) JavaScript Developer
20 106 (2.52%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1901 (45.27%) Web Services
2 1758 (41.87%) SOAP
3 1710 (40.72%) HTML
4 1411 (33.60%) CSS
5 1398 (33.29%) .NET
6 1322 (31.48%) XML
7 1119 (26.65%) JSON
8 1010 (24.05%) jQuery
9 812 (19.34%) ASP.NET
10 786 (18.72%) HTML5
11 780 (18.58%) Spring
12 585 (13.93%) WCF
13 537 (12.79%) AngularJS
14 520 (12.38%) Ajax
15 418 (9.95%) Hibernate
15 418 (9.95%) CSS3
16 389 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 382 (9.10%) .NET Framework
18 358 (8.53%) J2EE
19 338 (8.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 473 (11.26%) Computer Science
2 472 (11.24%) Mobile App
3 447 (10.65%) Open Source
4 388 (9.24%) User Experience
5 219 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
6 215 (5.12%) Enterprise Software
7 128 (3.05%) Client/Server
8 127 (3.02%) iPhone
9 92 (2.19%) iPad
10 85 (2.02%) Social Media
11 67 (1.60%) Inversion of Control
12 63 (1.50%) Algorithms
12 63 (1.50%) N-Tier
13 55 (1.31%) Management Information System
14 52 (1.24%) W3C
15 50 (1.19%) Data Structures
16 49 (1.17%) Mathematics
17 48 (1.14%) Grid Computing
17 48 (1.14%) Digital Media
18 45 (1.07%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 780 (18.58%) Linux
2 456 (10.86%) Android
3 451 (10.74%) Windows
4 441 (10.50%) Apple iOS
5 219 (5.22%) UNIX
6 55 (1.31%) Mac OS X
7 40 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 39 (0.93%) Windows Phone
9 33 (0.79%) CentOS
10 32 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
11 26 (0.62%) Debian
12 20 (0.48%) Ubuntu
13 18 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (0.33%) Windows 8
16 13 (0.31%) Fedora
17 10 (0.24%) Solaris
18 9 (0.21%) Mac OS
18 9 (0.21%) Windows Phone 7
19 7 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2176 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1404 (33.44%) TDD
3 1263 (30.08%) MVC
4 1247 (29.70%) OO
5 799 (19.03%) Scrum
6 676 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
7 606 (14.43%) Software Engineering
8 571 (13.60%) E-Commerce
9 557 (13.27%) BDD
10 493 (11.74%) SOA
11 467 (11.12%) OOP
12 342 (8.14%) Unit Testing
13 313 (7.45%) Multithreading
14 287 (6.83%) iOS Development
15 279 (6.64%) Android Development
16 255 (6.07%) DevOps
17 240 (5.72%) Mentoring
18 225 (5.36%) Mobile Development
19 223 (5.31%) OOD
20 215 (5.12%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1880 (44.77%) JavaScript
2 1753 (41.75%) Java
3 1328 (31.63%) C#
4 1166 (27.77%) SQL
5 791 (18.84%) PHP
6 333 (7.93%) Python
7 295 (7.03%) C++
8 277 (6.60%) T-SQL
9 269 (6.41%) Ruby
10 258 (6.14%) Objective-C
11 141 (3.36%) Scala
12 138 (3.29%) C
13 130 (3.10%) PL/SQL
14 126 (3.00%) Perl
15 107 (2.55%) VB.NET
16 101 (2.41%) Shell Script
17 99 (2.36%) XPath
18 89 (2.12%) Groovy
19 81 (1.93%) PHP5
20 78 (1.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 610 (14.53%) Degree
2 27 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (0.60%) ISEB
4 24 (0.57%) Security Cleared
5 18 (0.43%) CISSP
6 16 (0.38%) SC Cleared
7 12 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.24%) HND
8 10 (0.24%) PhD
8 10 (0.24%) Sun Certification
9 8 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.17%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.14%) PMP
11 6 (0.14%) OCP
11 6 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.095%) PCI QSA
13 4 (0.095%) CISA
13 4 (0.095%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 339 (8.07%) QA
2 18 (0.43%) SLA
3 16 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 14 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.095%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.048%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.048%) WCAG
9 1 (0.024%) HL7
System Software
1 51 (1.21%) Docker
2 37 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 29 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (0.60%) Active Directory
5 23 (0.55%) iptables
6 21 (0.50%) Varnish
7 12 (0.29%) Xen
8 10 (0.24%) Firmware
9 8 (0.19%) KVM
10 7 (0.17%) Snort
11 5 (0.12%) NFS
11 5 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.12%) LXC
11 5 (0.12%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 4 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.095%) Cygwin
13 3 (0.071%) vSphere
13 3 (0.071%) HDFS
14 2 (0.048%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.024%) Squid
Systems Management
1 118 (2.81%) Puppet
1 118 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
2 43 (1.02%) Vagrant
3 37 (0.88%) Nagios
4 31 (0.74%) Ansible
5 19 (0.45%) OpenNMS
6 16 (0.38%) yum
7 12 (0.29%) Graphite
8 11 (0.26%) HAProxy
9 10 (0.24%) Capistrano
10 8 (0.19%) logstash
11 5 (0.12%) Salt
11 5 (0.12%) Kibana
11 5 (0.12%) Opsview
11 5 (0.12%) Mesos
12 3 (0.071%) StatsD
12 3 (0.071%) OpenView
12 3 (0.071%) Netcool
12 3 (0.071%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.048%) WMI
Vendors
1 520 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 478 (11.38%) Oracle
3 167 (3.98%) Zend
4 137 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
5 135 (3.22%) IBM
6 114 (2.71%) Google
7 70 (1.67%) hybris
8 69 (1.64%) Twitter
9 68 (1.62%) Facebook
10 67 (1.60%) Apple
11 66 (1.57%) Adobe
12 55 (1.31%) VMware
13 52 (1.24%) Sitecore
14 47 (1.12%) SAP
15 35 (0.83%) Cisco
15 35 (0.83%) Dell
16 33 (0.79%) Splunk
17 31 (0.74%) TIBCO
18 29 (0.69%) Siebel
19 28 (0.67%) Atlassian
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
IT Consort
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Limited
Salary: bonus+bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Limited
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
GL Global
Posted: 3 hours ago
Midlands
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TIMES Resources Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Car Allowance + Excellent Flight Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hyphen
Salary: £43k - £45k per annum + 12% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago