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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 141 164 229
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +65
Permanent jobs citing REST 2008 1705 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.04% 1.76% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.51% 4.27% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1405 1028
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +5.12%
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
36465 39914 44425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.05% 41.20% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31637 33638 39845
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +14 1065 £55,000 - 119
South East +50 381 £45,750 +1.66% 53
Yorkshire +14 119 £40,000 +6.66% 13
North West -1 118 £37,500 -6.25% 36
East of England +9 105 £42,500 +6.25% 26
South West +27 94 £39,500 - 20
West Midlands +11 63 £42,500 +32.81% 13
East Midlands -30 45 £40,000 -2.43% 8
North East -14 6 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Midlands -3 2 £45,000 -18.18%
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2055 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1830 (46.72%) JavaScript
3 1731 (44.19%) Web Services
4 1625 (41.49%) SOAP
5 1622 (41.41%) HTML
6 1563 (39.90%) Java
7 1434 (36.61%) .NET
8 1387 (35.41%) CSS
9 1308 (33.39%) TDD
10 1305 (33.32%) C#
11 1249 (31.89%) OO
12 1246 (31.81%) MVC
13 1223 (31.22%) XML
14 1169 (29.84%) SQL
15 1051 (26.83%) jQuery
16 1030 (26.30%) JSON
17 929 (23.72%) SQL Server
18 883 (22.54%) ASP.NET
19 861 (21.98%) Git (software)
20 808 (20.63%) Scrum
21 731 (18.66%) PHP
22 687 (17.54%) Linux
23 670 (17.10%) WCF
24 662 (16.90%) HTML5
25 631 (16.11%) MySQL
26 611 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
27 606 (15.47%) E-Commerce
28 601 (15.34%) Spring
29 581 (14.83%) Software Engineering
30 570 (14.55%) BDD

REST
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 316 (8.07%) Node.js
2 263 (6.71%) Apache
3 256 (6.54%) IIS
4 236 (6.03%) Tomcat
5 212 (5.41%) CMS
6 167 (4.26%) nginx
7 143 (3.65%) Apache Solr
8 125 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
9 117 (2.99%) JBoss
10 106 (2.71%) WebSphere
11 87 (2.22%) Drupal
12 66 (1.68%) SharePoint
13 54 (1.38%) Adobe CQ
14 52 (1.33%) Confluence
15 46 (1.17%) NServiceBus
16 40 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
17 39 (1.00%) Mule
18 35 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
19 31 (0.79%) WordPress
20 30 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 254 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 41 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 19 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (0.41%) AutoCAD
5 11 (0.28%) MS Office
6 9 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.20%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.13%) SPSS
8 5 (0.13%) Mingle
9 3 (0.077%) HipChat
9 3 (0.077%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.026%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 72 (1.84%) Sophis RISQUE
2 57 (1.46%) Magento
3 39 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
6 8 (0.20%) Agresso
7 7 (0.18%) SAP R/3
8 6 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.077%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.051%) ResourceLink
12 1 (0.026%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.026%) Temenos T24
12 1 (0.026%) Summit
12 1 (0.026%) Radian6
12 1 (0.026%) Sage 200
12 1 (0.026%) Sage 50
12 1 (0.026%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 167 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 140 (3.57%) GitHub
3 101 (2.58%) SaaS
4 49 (1.25%) Trello
5 39 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (0.69%) Heroku
7 22 (0.56%) IaaS
8 21 (0.54%) PaaS
9 16 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (0.28%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (0.23%) Office 365
11 9 (0.23%) CloudBees
12 8 (0.20%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.13%) Route 53
13 5 (0.13%) Force.com
14 4 (0.10%) Joyent
15 1 (0.026%) MailChimp
15 1 (0.026%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 340 (8.68%) HTTP
2 162 (4.14%) Internet
3 84 (2.14%) TCP/IP
4 46 (1.17%) DNS
5 42 (1.07%) SSL
6 40 (1.02%) Intranet
7 27 (0.69%) Extranet
8 26 (0.66%) Firewall
9 24 (0.61%) Network Security
10 19 (0.49%) FTP
11 18 (0.46%) HTTPS
11 18 (0.46%) AMQP
12 16 (0.41%) Bluetooth
13 15 (0.38%) LDAP
13 15 (0.38%) SSH
14 14 (0.36%) CTI
15 13 (0.33%) DHCP
15 13 (0.33%) SAN
16 12 (0.31%) Kerberos
16 12 (0.31%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 929 (23.72%) SQL Server
2 631 (16.11%) MySQL
3 374 (9.55%) NoSQL
4 298 (7.61%) MongoDB
5 271 (6.92%) Relational Database
6 267 (6.82%) Big Data
7 219 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 155 (3.96%) Redis
9 143 (3.65%) Hadoop
10 133 (3.40%) RDBMS
11 130 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
12 103 (2.63%) SQLite
13 95 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
14 84 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 72 (1.84%) Oracle Database
16 66 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
17 65 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
18 63 (1.61%) DB2
19 56 (1.43%) RavenDB
20 53 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 861 (21.98%) Git (software)
2 401 (10.24%) Subversion
3 349 (8.91%) Maven
4 313 (7.99%) Selenium
5 311 (7.94%) Jenkins
6 228 (5.82%) Visual Studio
7 226 (5.77%) Eclipse
8 206 (5.26%) Cucumber
9 203 (5.18%) NUnit
10 198 (5.05%) JUnit
11 195 (4.98%) TeamCity
12 185 (4.72%) JIRA
13 161 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 135 (3.45%) Xcode
15 130 (3.32%) Rhino Mocks
16 100 (2.55%) Jasmine
17 99 (2.53%) SpecFlow
18 97 (2.48%) Ant
19 96 (2.45%) Mockito
20 78 (1.99%) Moq
General
1 446 (11.39%) Finance
2 248 (6.33%) Retail
3 207 (5.28%) Banking
4 156 (3.98%) Marketing
5 154 (3.93%) Games
6 151 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 97 (2.48%) Publishing
8 76 (1.94%) Advertising
9 58 (1.48%) Front Office
10 49 (1.25%) French Language
11 45 (1.15%) Investment Banking
12 39 (1.00%) Online Betting
13 28 (0.71%) Automotive
14 25 (0.64%) Legal
15 23 (0.59%) Manufacturing
16 21 (0.54%) Back Office
17 20 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
18 18 (0.46%) Multimedia
19 17 (0.43%) Aerospace
20 14 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2917 (74.47%) Developer
2 686 (17.51%) Senior Developer
3 670 (17.10%) Java Developer
4 475 (12.13%) .NET Developer
5 345 (8.81%) C# Developer
6 330 (8.42%) PHP Developer
7 313 (7.99%) Web Developer
8 266 (6.79%) Architect
9 239 (6.10%) Software Engineer
10 227 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
11 223 (5.69%) Software Developer
12 169 (4.31%) Android Developer
13 158 (4.03%) iOS Developer
13 158 (4.03%) Lead Developer
13 158 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
14 140 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
15 123 (3.14%) Front-End Developer
16 122 (3.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 110 (2.81%) Senior C# Developer
18 103 (2.63%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1731 (44.19%) Web Services
2 1625 (41.49%) SOAP
3 1622 (41.41%) HTML
4 1434 (36.61%) .NET
5 1387 (35.41%) CSS
6 1223 (31.22%) XML
7 1051 (26.83%) jQuery
8 1030 (26.30%) JSON
9 883 (22.54%) ASP.NET
10 670 (17.10%) WCF
11 662 (16.90%) HTML5
12 601 (15.34%) Spring
13 492 (12.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 492 (12.56%) AngularJS
14 476 (12.15%) Ajax
15 418 (10.67%) .NET Framework
16 366 (9.34%) CSS3
17 341 (8.71%) Hibernate
18 337 (8.60%) RESTful
19 288 (7.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 472 (12.05%) Computer Science
2 445 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 443 (11.31%) Open Source
4 380 (9.70%) User Experience
5 183 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 158 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
7 125 (3.19%) iPhone
8 73 (1.86%) Client/Server
9 68 (1.74%) N-Tier
10 67 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
11 66 (1.68%) Social Media
12 64 (1.63%) iPad
13 62 (1.58%) Augmented Reality
14 54 (1.38%) Algorithms
14 54 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 48 (1.23%) Blackberry
16 45 (1.15%) W3C
16 45 (1.15%) Visualisation
17 43 (1.10%) Management Information System
17 43 (1.10%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 687 (17.54%) Linux
2 519 (13.25%) Windows
3 400 (10.21%) Android
4 373 (9.52%) Apple iOS
5 204 (5.21%) UNIX
6 49 (1.25%) Windows Phone
7 47 (1.20%) Debian
8 42 (1.07%) CentOS
9 41 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 40 (1.02%) Mac OS X
11 27 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (0.59%) Ubuntu
13 22 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
14 19 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (0.33%) Solaris
15 13 (0.33%) Windows 8
15 13 (0.33%) Fedora
16 12 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
18 10 (0.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2055 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1308 (33.39%) TDD
3 1249 (31.89%) OO
4 1246 (31.81%) MVC
5 808 (20.63%) Scrum
6 611 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
7 606 (15.47%) E-Commerce
8 581 (14.83%) Software Engineering
9 570 (14.55%) BDD
10 508 (12.97%) SOA
11 433 (11.05%) OOP
12 285 (7.28%) Unit Testing
13 278 (7.10%) Multithreading
14 265 (6.77%) DevOps
15 263 (6.71%) iOS Development
16 261 (6.66%) OOD
17 254 (6.48%) Web Development
18 246 (6.28%) Android Development
19 183 (4.67%) Mentoring
20 170 (4.34%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1830 (46.72%) JavaScript
2 1563 (39.90%) Java
3 1305 (33.32%) C#
4 1169 (29.84%) SQL
5 731 (18.66%) PHP
6 310 (7.91%) T-SQL
7 297 (7.58%) Python
8 285 (7.28%) Ruby
9 235 (6.00%) C++
10 225 (5.74%) Objective-C
11 134 (3.42%) Scala
12 129 (3.29%) Perl
13 127 (3.24%) VB.NET
14 122 (3.11%) C
15 116 (2.96%) XPath
16 112 (2.86%) PHP5
17 94 (2.40%) VB
18 77 (1.97%) PL/SQL
19 71 (1.81%) Shell Script
20 66 (1.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 560 (14.30%) Degree
2 32 (0.82%) ISEB
3 27 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (0.56%) PhD
5 21 (0.54%) Security Cleared
6 18 (0.46%) HND
7 17 (0.43%) ISTQB
8 13 (0.33%) SC Cleared
8 13 (0.33%) CISSP
9 12 (0.31%) Sun Certification
9 12 (0.31%) DV Cleared
10 9 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (0.18%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.15%) CISA
12 6 (0.15%) CISM
12 6 (0.15%) PMP
12 6 (0.15%) OCP
12 6 (0.15%) PCI QSA
13 5 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 372 (9.50%) QA
2 23 (0.59%) ISO 9001
3 15 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.31%) SLA
5 10 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.10%) WCAG
8 2 (0.051%) HL7
8 2 (0.051%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.026%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 39 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 25 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.56%) Docker
5 14 (0.36%) Varnish
6 12 (0.31%) Firmware
7 9 (0.23%) Xen
8 7 (0.18%) Snort
9 6 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 6 (0.15%) HDFS
10 5 (0.13%) KVM
10 5 (0.13%) Cygwin
10 5 (0.13%) NFS
11 4 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.077%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.051%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.051%) vSphere
13 2 (0.051%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.051%) Platform Symphony
14 1 (0.026%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 80 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 77 (1.97%) Puppet
3 36 (0.92%) Vagrant
4 26 (0.66%) Graphite
5 22 (0.56%) yum
6 21 (0.54%) Nagios
7 20 (0.51%) logstash
8 16 (0.41%) Ansible
9 11 (0.28%) HAProxy
10 9 (0.23%) Capistrano
10 9 (0.23%) OpenNMS
11 6 (0.15%) Opsview
12 5 (0.13%) Kibana
12 5 (0.13%) StatsD
12 5 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.077%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.051%) OpenView
14 2 (0.051%) Netcool
14 2 (0.051%) AppManager
Vendors
1 529 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 466 (11.90%) Oracle
3 155 (3.96%) Zend
4 119 (3.04%) IBM
5 113 (2.88%) Google
6 79 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
7 76 (1.94%) Facebook
8 73 (1.86%) Twitter
9 59 (1.51%) Rackspace
9 59 (1.51%) Apple
10 58 (1.48%) Dell
11 57 (1.46%) Adobe
12 48 (1.23%) hybris
13 47 (1.20%) VMware
14 41 (1.05%) Telerik
14 41 (1.05%) Sitecore
14 41 (1.05%) SAP
15 29 (0.74%) Cisco
16 25 (0.64%) TIBCO
17 23 (0.59%) Sybase
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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