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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 139 172 220
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +48
Permanent jobs citing REST 1989 1681 1287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.06% 1.73% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.50% 4.24% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1667 1318 996
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 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
36155 39684 40211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.48% 40.87% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31076 33289 35612
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
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 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +10 1049 £55,000 - 175
South East +45 379 £50,000 +11.11% 50
North West +30 136 £37,500 -6.25% 33
South West +44 122 £40,000 +11.88% 38
East of England +22 97 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Yorkshire -21 94 £40,000 - 23
West Midlands -4 56 £42,500 +6.25% 12
East Midlands +9 41 £40,000 -8.57% 12
North East -8 12 £32,500 -27.77% 6
Midlands -2 2 £45,000 -
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 2036 (51.49%) Agile Software Development
2 1821 (46.05%) JavaScript
3 1773 (44.84%) Web Services
4 1648 (41.68%) SOAP
5 1640 (41.48%) HTML
6 1626 (41.12%) Java
7 1384 (35.00%) CSS
8 1380 (34.90%) .NET
9 1334 (33.74%) TDD
10 1300 (32.88%) C#
11 1250 (31.61%) XML
12 1239 (31.34%) OO
13 1220 (30.85%) MVC
14 1127 (28.50%) SQL
15 1060 (26.81%) JSON
16 1026 (25.95%) jQuery
17 933 (23.60%) SQL Server
18 894 (22.61%) Git (software)
19 816 (20.64%) ASP.NET
20 769 (19.45%) Scrum
21 765 (19.35%) PHP
22 722 (18.26%) Linux
23 719 (18.18%) HTML5
24 684 (17.30%) Spring
25 668 (16.89%) Continuous Integration
26 610 (15.43%) MySQL
27 606 (15.33%) WCF
28 570 (14.42%) Software Engineering
29 560 (14.16%) Degree
30 545 (13.78%) E-Commerce

REST
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 324 (8.19%) Node.js
2 298 (7.54%) Apache
3 263 (6.65%) Tomcat
4 216 (5.46%) CMS
5 189 (4.78%) IIS
6 159 (4.02%) nginx
7 134 (3.39%) JBoss
8 125 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
9 124 (3.14%) WebSphere
10 112 (2.83%) Apache Solr
11 82 (2.07%) Drupal
12 75 (1.90%) SharePoint
13 52 (1.32%) NServiceBus
14 51 (1.29%) Confluence
14 51 (1.29%) Adobe CQ
15 49 (1.24%) Mule
16 48 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
17 39 (0.99%) WordPress
17 39 (0.99%) GlassFish
18 35 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 261 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 47 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 19 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (0.33%) MS Office
4 13 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.30%) AutoCAD
6 11 (0.28%) Mingle
7 9 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (0.23%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.13%) SPSS
9 3 (0.076%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.076%) HipChat
10 2 (0.051%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.051%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 58 (1.47%) Sophis RISQUE
2 56 (1.42%) Magento
3 45 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (0.23%) Agresso
6 7 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
7 6 (0.15%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.076%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.051%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.051%) SAP R/3
9 2 (0.051%) ResourceLink
10 1 (0.025%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.025%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.025%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.025%) Sage 50
10 1 (0.025%) Fredhopper
10 1 (0.025%) Sage 300 ERP
10 1 (0.025%) Radian6
10 1 (0.025%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 155 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (2.25%) GitHub
4 81 (2.05%) SaaS
5 28 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (0.63%) Trello
7 23 (0.58%) Heroku
8 21 (0.53%) IaaS
9 20 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (0.46%) PaaS
11 14 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 12 (0.30%) Office 365
13 11 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (0.20%) Force.com
15 5 (0.13%) Route 53
15 5 (0.13%) OpenShift
16 3 (0.076%) CloudBees
17 2 (0.051%) Google Cloud Platform
17 2 (0.051%) Google App Engine
18 1 (0.025%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 362 (9.16%) HTTP
2 182 (4.60%) Internet
3 96 (2.43%) TCP/IP
4 68 (1.72%) DNS
5 34 (0.86%) SSL
6 31 (0.78%) Firewall
7 29 (0.73%) AMQP
8 28 (0.71%) Network Security
8 28 (0.71%) Intranet
9 26 (0.66%) LDAP
10 23 (0.58%) FTP
11 21 (0.53%) DHCP
11 21 (0.53%) HTTPS
12 19 (0.48%) CTI
12 19 (0.48%) Bluetooth
13 16 (0.40%) Extranet
14 14 (0.35%) SAN
14 14 (0.35%) GPRS
15 13 (0.33%) SSH
16 12 (0.30%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 933 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 610 (15.43%) MySQL
3 392 (9.91%) NoSQL
4 325 (8.22%) MongoDB
5 262 (6.63%) Relational Database
6 247 (6.25%) Big Data
7 182 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 146 (3.69%) Hadoop
9 141 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
10 140 (3.54%) Redis
11 121 (3.06%) RDBMS
12 99 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 90 (2.28%) SQLite
14 84 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
15 78 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 70 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
17 67 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 64 (1.62%) Oracle Database
19 52 (1.32%) DB2
20 41 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 894 (22.61%) Git (software)
2 397 (10.04%) Subversion
3 380 (9.61%) Maven
4 303 (7.66%) Selenium
5 290 (7.33%) Jenkins
6 240 (6.07%) Eclipse
7 228 (5.77%) JUnit
8 207 (5.24%) Visual Studio
9 199 (5.03%) JIRA
10 193 (4.88%) Cucumber
11 181 (4.58%) NUnit
12 158 (4.00%) Xcode
13 153 (3.87%) TeamCity
14 142 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
15 108 (2.73%) Ant
16 103 (2.60%) Jasmine
17 102 (2.58%) Mockito
18 94 (2.38%) SpecFlow
19 93 (2.35%) Rhino Mocks
20 90 (2.28%) Moq
General
1 517 (13.08%) Finance
2 213 (5.39%) Retail
3 204 (5.16%) Banking
4 157 (3.97%) Games
5 151 (3.82%) Marketing
6 143 (3.62%) Telecoms
7 79 (2.00%) Publishing
8 75 (1.90%) Advertising
9 47 (1.19%) Front Office
10 43 (1.09%) Online Betting
11 41 (1.04%) Investment Banking
12 38 (0.96%) Legal
13 28 (0.71%) Back Office
13 28 (0.71%) Automotive
14 27 (0.68%) French Language
15 26 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
15 26 (0.66%) Manufacturing
16 21 (0.53%) Electronics
17 17 (0.43%) Financial Institution
17 17 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2949 (74.58%) Developer
2 716 (18.11%) Java Developer
3 693 (17.53%) Senior Developer
4 429 (10.85%) .NET Developer
5 333 (8.42%) C# Developer
6 328 (8.30%) PHP Developer
7 292 (7.38%) Web Developer
8 267 (6.75%) Architect
9 248 (6.27%) Software Engineer
10 231 (5.84%) Software Developer
11 204 (5.16%) C# .NET Developer
12 179 (4.53%) Lead Developer
13 176 (4.45%) Android Developer
14 171 (4.32%) iOS Developer
15 160 (4.05%) Senior Java Developer
16 137 (3.46%) Senior .NET Developer
17 121 (3.06%) Front-End Developer
18 109 (2.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 100 (2.53%) ASP.NET Developer
20 98 (2.48%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1773 (44.84%) Web Services
2 1648 (41.68%) SOAP
3 1640 (41.48%) HTML
4 1384 (35.00%) CSS
5 1380 (34.90%) .NET
6 1250 (31.61%) XML
7 1060 (26.81%) JSON
8 1026 (25.95%) jQuery
9 816 (20.64%) ASP.NET
10 719 (18.18%) HTML5
11 684 (17.30%) Spring
12 606 (15.33%) WCF
13 511 (12.92%) AngularJS
14 498 (12.59%) Ajax
15 413 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 406 (10.27%) CSS3
17 391 (9.89%) .NET Framework
18 383 (9.69%) Hibernate
19 338 (8.55%) RESTful
20 314 (7.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 455 (11.51%) Mobile App
2 446 (11.28%) Computer Science
3 436 (11.03%) Open Source
4 372 (9.41%) User Experience
5 189 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
6 187 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
7 130 (3.29%) iPhone
8 98 (2.48%) Client/Server
9 85 (2.15%) iPad
10 78 (1.97%) Social Media
11 59 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
11 59 (1.49%) N-Tier
12 50 (1.26%) W3C
12 50 (1.26%) Management Information System
13 49 (1.24%) Algorithms
14 47 (1.19%) Augmented Reality
15 45 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 43 (1.09%) Mathematics
16 43 (1.09%) Digital Media
17 41 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 722 (18.26%) Linux
2 450 (11.38%) Windows
3 427 (10.80%) Android
4 418 (10.57%) Apple iOS
5 206 (5.21%) UNIX
6 52 (1.32%) Mac OS X
7 44 (1.11%) Windows Phone
8 39 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 35 (0.89%) CentOS
9 35 (0.89%) Debian
10 32 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
11 22 (0.56%) Ubuntu
12 19 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (0.40%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.33%) Fedora
14 13 (0.33%) Solaris
15 10 (0.25%) HPUX
16 9 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
17 8 (0.20%) Windows Phone 7
17 8 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2036 (51.49%) Agile Software Development
2 1334 (33.74%) TDD
3 1239 (31.34%) OO
4 1220 (30.85%) MVC
5 769 (19.45%) Scrum
6 668 (16.89%) Continuous Integration
7 570 (14.42%) Software Engineering
8 545 (13.78%) E-Commerce
9 538 (13.61%) BDD
10 468 (11.84%) SOA
11 444 (11.23%) OOP
12 306 (7.74%) Unit Testing
13 300 (7.59%) Multithreading
14 282 (7.13%) iOS Development
15 264 (6.68%) Android Development
16 249 (6.30%) DevOps
17 233 (5.89%) OOD
18 210 (5.31%) Web Development
19 203 (5.13%) Mentoring
20 153 (3.87%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1821 (46.05%) JavaScript
2 1626 (41.12%) Java
3 1300 (32.88%) C#
4 1127 (28.50%) SQL
5 765 (19.35%) PHP
6 312 (7.89%) Python
7 278 (7.03%) T-SQL
8 273 (6.90%) C++
9 266 (6.73%) Ruby
10 248 (6.27%) Objective-C
11 136 (3.44%) Scala
12 123 (3.11%) C
12 123 (3.11%) Perl
13 107 (2.71%) PL/SQL
13 107 (2.71%) VB.NET
13 107 (2.71%) XPath
14 90 (2.28%) Shell Script
15 87 (2.20%) PHP5
16 82 (2.07%) Groovy
17 80 (2.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 560 (14.16%) Degree
2 142 (3.59%) VCP4
3 28 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (0.66%) ISEB
5 18 (0.46%) CISSP
5 18 (0.46%) Security Cleared
6 14 (0.35%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.33%) PhD
8 12 (0.30%) HND
9 11 (0.28%) Sun Certification
10 10 (0.25%) SC Cleared
11 9 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (0.20%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.18%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.15%) CISA
14 6 (0.15%) CISM
14 6 (0.15%) PMP
14 6 (0.15%) PCI QSA
14 6 (0.15%) OCP
14 6 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 330 (8.35%) QA
2 18 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 16 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.35%) SLA
5 13 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.10%) WCAG
8 2 (0.051%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.025%) HL7
System Software
1 43 (1.09%) Docker
2 36 (0.91%) Hyper-V
3 28 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (0.68%) Active Directory
5 20 (0.51%) Varnish
6 14 (0.35%) Xen
7 12 (0.30%) Firmware
8 10 (0.25%) KVM
9 8 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 7 (0.18%) Snort
11 5 (0.13%) NFS
11 5 (0.13%) HDFS
11 5 (0.13%) LXC
12 4 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.10%) Cygwin
13 2 (0.051%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.051%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.025%) Squid
14 1 (0.025%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.025%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 101 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
2 93 (2.35%) Puppet
3 37 (0.94%) Vagrant
4 29 (0.73%) Ansible
5 28 (0.71%) Nagios
6 17 (0.43%) yum
7 14 (0.35%) OpenNMS
7 14 (0.35%) Graphite
8 11 (0.28%) HAProxy
9 8 (0.20%) logstash
10 7 (0.18%) Capistrano
11 6 (0.15%) Opsview
12 5 (0.13%) Mesos
12 5 (0.13%) StatsD
12 5 (0.13%) Kibana
13 4 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.076%) WMI
14 3 (0.076%) ZABBIX
14 3 (0.076%) Salt
15 2 (0.051%) Netcool
Vendors
1 506 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 475 (12.01%) Oracle
3 156 (3.95%) Zend
4 136 (3.44%) IBM
5 118 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
6 110 (2.78%) Google
7 66 (1.67%) Apple
8 63 (1.59%) Facebook
9 62 (1.57%) Adobe
10 61 (1.54%) Twitter
11 52 (1.32%) hybris
11 52 (1.32%) VMware
12 49 (1.24%) Sitecore
13 41 (1.04%) Dell
13 41 (1.04%) SAP
14 37 (0.94%) Cisco
15 29 (0.73%) TIBCO
16 28 (0.71%) Splunk
16 28 (0.71%) Rackspace
17 26 (0.66%) Sybase
North West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Private Medical Insurance + Life Assurance
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum depending on your level of experienc
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lavastorm Analytics
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Strong bonuses etc
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago