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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 167 160 267
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +107
Permanent jobs citing REST 1919 1832 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.80% 1.79% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.89% 4.36% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1594 930
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,594
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -5.88%
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
39262 42008 45518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.75% 41.10% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33958 36241 40592
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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 -1 1012 £55,000 - 135
South East +7 342 £44,000 -2.22% 53
East of England -2 123 £40,000 - 23
Yorkshire -4 109 £40,000 +14.28% 19
North West -21 104 £39,000 +11.42% 27
South West +35 100 £37,500 +13.63% 22
West Midlands +32 77 £37,000 -4.51% 9
East Midlands -6 48 £47,500 +17.28% 14
North East -27 4 £66,250 +103.84% 3
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 2124 (53.34%) Agile Software Development
2 1880 (47.21%) JavaScript
3 1760 (44.20%) Web Services
4 1687 (42.37%) SOAP
5 1640 (41.19%) HTML
6 1611 (40.46%) Java
7 1453 (36.49%) .NET
8 1415 (35.53%) CSS
9 1367 (34.33%) TDD
10 1329 (33.38%) C#
11 1242 (31.19%) MVC
12 1224 (30.74%) SQL
13 1195 (30.01%) OO
14 1190 (29.88%) XML
15 1082 (27.17%) JSON
16 1078 (27.07%) jQuery
17 919 (23.08%) ASP.NET
18 912 (22.90%) SQL Server
19 883 (22.17%) Scrum
20 819 (20.57%) Git (software)
21 756 (18.99%) WCF
22 691 (17.35%) MySQL
23 672 (16.88%) BDD
24 662 (16.62%) Linux
25 661 (16.60%) PHP
26 656 (16.47%) Spring
27 644 (16.17%) HTML5
28 622 (15.62%) E-Commerce
29 600 (15.07%) Degree
30 585 (14.69%) Software Engineering

REST
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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
1 305 (7.66%) Node.js
2 269 (6.76%) Tomcat
3 247 (6.20%) IIS
4 233 (5.85%) Apache
5 188 (4.72%) CMS
6 161 (4.04%) Apache Solr
7 148 (3.72%) nginx
8 139 (3.49%) JBoss
9 112 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
10 106 (2.66%) WebSphere
11 87 (2.18%) Drupal
12 63 (1.58%) Adobe CQ
13 52 (1.31%) SharePoint
14 47 (1.18%) Confluence
15 40 (1.00%) NServiceBus
16 39 (0.98%) Mule
17 38 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
18 31 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
19 29 (0.73%) GlassFish
19 29 (0.73%) Umbraco
Applications
1 247 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 45 (1.13%) Photoshop
3 19 (0.48%) MS Office
4 16 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.25%) AutoCAD
6 5 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.13%) SPSS
7 4 (0.10%) Mingle
8 3 (0.075%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.075%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 59 (1.48%) Sophis RISQUE
2 46 (1.16%) Magento
3 35 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (0.50%) Google Analytics
5 14 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
6 10 (0.25%) JDE OneWorld
7 9 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.15%) SAP R/3
10 5 (0.13%) Agresso
11 4 (0.10%) Optimost
12 2 (0.050%) ResourceLink
13 1 (0.025%) Temenos T24
13 1 (0.025%) Oracle EBS
13 1 (0.025%) Summit
13 1 (0.025%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 201 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (3.94%) GitHub
3 138 (3.47%) SaaS
4 108 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 63 (1.58%) Trello
6 38 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
7 28 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (0.63%) Heroku
9 21 (0.53%) PaaS
10 20 (0.50%) IaaS
11 17 (0.43%) Amazon S3
12 15 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
13 11 (0.28%) Office 365
14 7 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
14 7 (0.18%) Force.com
15 5 (0.13%) Route 53
16 4 (0.10%) AWS Data Pipeline
16 4 (0.10%) Joyent
16 4 (0.10%) OpenShift
16 4 (0.10%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 305 (7.66%) HTTP
2 189 (4.75%) Internet
3 83 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 59 (1.48%) SSL
5 36 (0.90%) Intranet
6 28 (0.70%) DNS
7 27 (0.68%) Extranet
8 22 (0.55%) Network Security
9 20 (0.50%) Firewall
10 18 (0.45%) SSH
11 16 (0.40%) LDAP
12 15 (0.38%) FTP
13 14 (0.35%) HTTPS
14 13 (0.33%) Kerberos
14 13 (0.33%) SMTP
15 12 (0.30%) Bluetooth
15 12 (0.30%) SAN
15 12 (0.30%) AMQP
16 11 (0.28%) NAS
16 11 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 912 (22.90%) SQL Server
2 691 (17.35%) MySQL
3 367 (9.22%) NoSQL
4 301 (7.56%) Big Data
5 286 (7.18%) Relational Database
6 284 (7.13%) MongoDB
7 219 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 161 (4.04%) Hadoop
9 144 (3.62%) Redis
10 114 (2.86%) RDBMS
11 104 (2.61%) SQLite
12 102 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
13 98 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
14 85 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 76 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
16 75 (1.88%) RavenDB
17 70 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
18 65 (1.63%) Oracle Database
19 64 (1.61%) DB2
20 57 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 819 (20.57%) Git (software)
2 442 (11.10%) Subversion
3 360 (9.04%) Maven
4 347 (8.71%) Selenium
5 283 (7.11%) Cucumber
6 279 (7.01%) Jenkins
7 270 (6.78%) Visual Studio
8 221 (5.55%) JUnit
9 217 (5.45%) Eclipse
10 214 (5.37%) NUnit
11 201 (5.05%) TeamCity
12 171 (4.29%) JIRA
13 154 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
14 141 (3.54%) Rhino Mocks
15 111 (2.79%) SpecFlow
16 106 (2.66%) Ant
17 95 (2.39%) Xcode
18 94 (2.36%) Jasmine
19 93 (2.34%) ReSharper
20 86 (2.16%) WebDriver
General
1 415 (10.42%) Finance
2 284 (7.13%) Retail
3 180 (4.52%) Marketing
4 178 (4.47%) Banking
5 174 (4.37%) Telecoms
6 155 (3.89%) Games
7 116 (2.91%) Publishing
8 73 (1.83%) Advertising
9 63 (1.58%) Front Office
9 63 (1.58%) French Language
10 35 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 28 (0.70%) Back Office
12 22 (0.55%) Online Betting
13 21 (0.53%) Manufacturing
14 20 (0.50%) Automotive
14 20 (0.50%) Billing
15 19 (0.48%) Legal
16 17 (0.43%) Aerospace
17 15 (0.38%) Multimedia
17 15 (0.38%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3008 (75.54%) Developer
2 797 (20.02%) Senior Developer
3 678 (17.03%) Java Developer
4 535 (13.44%) .NET Developer
5 408 (10.25%) C# Developer
6 310 (7.79%) Web Developer
7 287 (7.21%) PHP Developer
8 275 (6.91%) C# .NET Developer
9 248 (6.23%) Architect
10 233 (5.85%) Software Engineer
11 224 (5.63%) Software Developer
12 207 (5.20%) Senior .NET Developer
13 185 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
14 163 (4.09%) Android Developer
15 144 (3.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 139 (3.49%) Senior C# Developer
17 131 (3.29%) Lead Developer
18 127 (3.19%) iOS Developer
19 117 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
20 115 (2.89%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1760 (44.20%) Web Services
2 1687 (42.37%) SOAP
3 1640 (41.19%) HTML
4 1453 (36.49%) .NET
5 1415 (35.53%) CSS
6 1190 (29.88%) XML
7 1082 (27.17%) JSON
8 1078 (27.07%) jQuery
9 919 (23.08%) ASP.NET
10 756 (18.99%) WCF
11 656 (16.47%) Spring
12 644 (16.17%) HTML5
13 575 (14.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 520 (13.06%) AngularJS
15 454 (11.40%) .NET Framework
16 414 (10.40%) Ajax
17 351 (8.81%) Hibernate
18 335 (8.41%) CSS3
19 334 (8.39%) RESTful
20 296 (7.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 497 (12.48%) Computer Science
2 453 (11.38%) Open Source
3 411 (10.32%) Mobile App
4 395 (9.92%) User Experience
5 185 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 129 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
7 122 (3.06%) iPhone
8 93 (2.34%) Algorithms
9 76 (1.91%) N-Tier
10 65 (1.63%) Inversion of Control
11 64 (1.61%) Augmented Reality
12 63 (1.58%) Social Media
12 63 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 61 (1.53%) iPad
14 60 (1.51%) Data Structures
15 52 (1.31%) Data Integration
16 51 (1.28%) Blackberry
17 46 (1.16%) Management Information System
18 44 (1.10%) Client/Server
19 42 (1.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 662 (16.62%) Linux
2 515 (12.93%) Windows
3 412 (10.35%) Android
4 358 (8.99%) Apple iOS
5 203 (5.10%) UNIX
6 44 (1.10%) CentOS
7 43 (1.08%) Windows Phone
7 43 (1.08%) Debian
8 39 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (0.63%) Solaris
11 24 (0.60%) Ubuntu
12 23 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (0.53%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
15 7 (0.18%) HPUX
16 5 (0.13%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2124 (53.34%) Agile Software Development
2 1367 (34.33%) TDD
3 1242 (31.19%) MVC
4 1195 (30.01%) OO
5 883 (22.17%) Scrum
6 672 (16.88%) BDD
7 622 (15.62%) E-Commerce
8 585 (14.69%) Software Engineering
9 571 (14.34%) SOA
10 549 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
11 417 (10.47%) OOP
12 327 (8.21%) Unit Testing
13 289 (7.26%) OOD
14 279 (7.01%) Web Development
15 256 (6.43%) Android Development
16 245 (6.15%) iOS Development
17 229 (5.75%) DevOps
18 226 (5.68%) Multithreading
19 220 (5.52%) Mentoring
20 188 (4.72%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1880 (47.21%) JavaScript
2 1611 (40.46%) Java
3 1329 (33.38%) C#
4 1224 (30.74%) SQL
5 661 (16.60%) PHP
6 350 (8.79%) Ruby
7 322 (8.09%) T-SQL
8 308 (7.73%) Python
9 199 (5.00%) Objective-C
10 178 (4.47%) C++
11 144 (3.62%) Scala
12 124 (3.11%) Perl
13 117 (2.94%) PHP5
14 113 (2.84%) VB.NET
15 112 (2.81%) XPath
16 105 (2.64%) C
17 92 (2.31%) VB
18 64 (1.61%) PowerShell
19 62 (1.56%) Groovy
20 61 (1.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 600 (15.07%) Degree
2 37 (0.93%) Security Cleared
3 33 (0.83%) PhD
4 30 (0.75%) ISEB
5 25 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (0.55%) HND
7 16 (0.40%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.30%) Sun Certification
8 12 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 10 (0.25%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.20%) CISSP
11 7 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (0.15%) PMP
12 6 (0.15%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.15%) CISA
12 6 (0.15%) CISM
12 6 (0.15%) PCI QSA
12 6 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.13%) BC Cleared
13 5 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 377 (9.47%) QA
2 27 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 19 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.23%) SLA
4 9 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.10%) WCAG
6 4 (0.10%) HL7
7 2 (0.050%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.025%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.025%) DICOM
System Software
1 35 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.45%) Hyper-V
2 18 (0.45%) HDFS
3 17 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.33%) Docker
5 11 (0.28%) Firmware
6 10 (0.25%) Apache Flume
7 8 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (0.18%) Xen
8 7 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 6 (0.15%) NFS
9 6 (0.15%) Varnish
10 5 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.075%) Cygwin
12 3 (0.075%) Snort
12 3 (0.075%) KVM
13 2 (0.050%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.050%) Platform Symphony
14 1 (0.025%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 82 (2.06%) Puppet
2 64 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (0.75%) Vagrant
4 29 (0.73%) YUM
5 26 (0.65%) logstash
6 14 (0.35%) Ansible
6 14 (0.35%) Nagios
7 7 (0.18%) Capistrano
7 7 (0.18%) Opsview
8 6 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.15%) Oozie
8 6 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 5 (0.13%) StatsD
10 4 (0.10%) Kibana
10 4 (0.10%) Ambari
11 3 (0.075%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.075%) WMI
11 3 (0.075%) CA Wily
12 2 (0.050%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 547 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 458 (11.50%) Oracle
3 161 (4.04%) Zend
4 153 (3.84%) Google
5 95 (2.39%) Adobe
6 90 (2.26%) IBM
6 90 (2.26%) Facebook
7 75 (1.88%) Twitter
7 75 (1.88%) Rackspace
8 69 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
9 63 (1.58%) Telerik
10 58 (1.46%) Dell
11 46 (1.16%) hybris
12 43 (1.08%) Apple
13 37 (0.93%) SAP
14 32 (0.80%) Sitecore
15 28 (0.70%) Jaspersoft
16 25 (0.63%) HP
17 20 (0.50%) VMware
18 19 (0.48%) Cisco
Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £80000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol Area
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent company benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Truphone
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Great Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday