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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 154 188 265
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +77
Permanent jobs citing REST 1962 1533 1162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.83% 1.54% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 3.84% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1499 1306 962
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
40488 39943 44663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 40.02% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34330 34908 39475
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +27 1133 £55,000 - 127
South East +20 297 £45,000 -5.26% 37
North West -13 112 £39,500 - 25
South West +43 102 £40,000 +6.66% 10
East of England 0 97 £45,000 +5.88% 16
West Midlands +38 78 £35,000 -10.25% 10
Yorkshire -37 77 £42,500 +11.11% 17
East Midlands +30 55 £45,000 +12.50% 4
North East -23 9 £27,500 -38.88% 6
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2151 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
2 2074 (49.89%) JavaScript
3 1851 (44.53%) HTML
4 1773 (42.65%) Web Services
5 1749 (42.07%) Java
6 1672 (40.22%) SOAP
7 1549 (37.26%) CSS
8 1442 (34.69%) .NET
9 1441 (34.66%) TDD
10 1308 (31.46%) C#
11 1289 (31.01%) MVC
12 1243 (29.90%) SQL
13 1147 (27.59%) jQuery
14 1133 (27.26%) JSON
15 1113 (26.77%) XML
16 1082 (26.03%) OO
17 987 (23.74%) Scrum
18 935 (22.49%) ASP.NET
19 917 (22.06%) SQL Server
20 782 (18.81%) HTML5
21 768 (18.47%) WCF
22 755 (18.16%) MySQL
23 745 (17.92%) Git (software)
24 717 (17.25%) Spring
25 659 (15.85%) Linux
26 657 (15.80%) Degree
27 636 (15.30%) ASP.NET MVC
28 621 (14.94%) BDD
29 615 (14.79%) PHP
30 588 (14.14%) SOA

REST
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 345 (8.30%) Tomcat
2 294 (7.07%) Node.js
3 237 (5.70%) Apache
4 233 (5.61%) IIS
5 210 (5.05%) CMS
6 157 (3.78%) Apache Solr
7 117 (2.81%) nginx
8 89 (2.14%) Drupal
9 87 (2.09%) SharePoint
10 86 (2.07%) WebSphere
11 83 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
12 72 (1.73%) Adobe CQ
13 58 (1.40%) Umbraco
14 55 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
15 52 (1.25%) NServiceBus
16 49 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
17 42 (1.01%) WordPress
18 41 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
19 38 (0.91%) Mule
20 37 (0.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 230 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 60 (1.44%) Photoshop
3 21 (0.51%) MS Office
4 19 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (0.14%) InfoPath
9 5 (0.12%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.048%) Quicktime
10 2 (0.048%) SPSS
11 1 (0.024%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 44 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.77%) Sophis RISQUE
3 30 (0.72%) Magento
4 28 (0.67%) Google Analytics
5 20 (0.48%) JDE OneWorld
6 12 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
7 9 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
8 8 (0.19%) Optimost
9 6 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.14%) SAP R/3
9 6 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.048%) TrackWise
11 2 (0.048%) SiteCatalyst
12 1 (0.024%) SmartPlant
12 1 (0.024%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.024%) Oracle General Ledger
12 1 (0.024%) Cognos TM1
12 1 (0.024%) Oracle EBS
12 1 (0.024%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 228 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 188 (4.52%) SaaS
3 130 (3.13%) GitHub
4 93 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 50 (1.20%) Trello
6 42 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (0.60%) PaaS
9 24 (0.58%) Heroku
10 15 (0.36%) IaaS
11 12 (0.29%) Office 365
12 11 (0.26%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.24%) AWS Data Pipeline
14 9 (0.22%) CloudFront
14 9 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
15 5 (0.12%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.12%) Route 53
16 4 (0.096%) Force.com
16 4 (0.096%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 347 (8.35%) HTTP
2 181 (4.35%) Internet
3 76 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 61 (1.47%) SSL
5 53 (1.27%) Intranet
6 23 (0.55%) Kerberos
7 20 (0.48%) Network Security
8 16 (0.38%) DNS
8 16 (0.38%) Extranet
9 15 (0.36%) VPN
10 12 (0.29%) LDAP
10 12 (0.29%) VoIP
11 11 (0.26%) SMS
12 10 (0.24%) FTP
12 10 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (0.22%) CTI
14 8 (0.19%) iSCSI
14 8 (0.19%) AMQP
15 7 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
15 7 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 917 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 755 (18.16%) MySQL
3 389 (9.36%) NoSQL
4 325 (7.82%) Relational Database
5 304 (7.31%) MongoDB
6 299 (7.19%) Big Data
7 184 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 147 (3.54%) Hadoop
9 118 (2.84%) Redis
10 110 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 108 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
12 107 (2.57%) SQLite
12 107 (2.57%) RDBMS
13 83 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 83 (2.00%) RavenDB
14 82 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
15 67 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 65 (1.56%) Oracle Database
17 56 (1.35%) DB2
18 49 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 745 (17.92%) Git (software)
2 483 (11.62%) Subversion
3 352 (8.47%) Selenium
4 348 (8.37%) Maven
5 299 (7.19%) Cucumber
6 294 (7.07%) Visual Studio
7 255 (6.13%) Jenkins
8 254 (6.11%) JUnit
9 211 (5.08%) Eclipse
10 189 (4.55%) NUnit
11 183 (4.40%) JIRA
12 152 (3.66%) TeamCity
13 135 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
14 126 (3.03%) Rhino Mocks
15 122 (2.93%) Ant
16 104 (2.50%) SpecFlow
17 90 (2.17%) WebDriver
18 88 (2.12%) ReSharper
19 77 (1.85%) Jasmine
20 74 (1.78%) Moq
General
1 417 (10.03%) Finance
2 253 (6.09%) Retail
3 208 (5.00%) Marketing
4 184 (4.43%) Games
5 173 (4.16%) Telecoms
6 134 (3.22%) Publishing
7 109 (2.62%) Banking
8 103 (2.48%) Advertising
9 55 (1.32%) Front Office
10 52 (1.25%) French Language
11 27 (0.65%) Legal
12 25 (0.60%) Back Office
13 23 (0.55%) Investment Banking
14 20 (0.48%) Electronics
15 17 (0.41%) Music Industry
15 17 (0.41%) Billing
16 15 (0.36%) Financial Institution
17 12 (0.29%) Automotive
17 12 (0.29%) Law
17 12 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3131 (75.32%) Developer
2 928 (22.32%) Senior Developer
3 681 (16.38%) Java Developer
4 595 (14.31%) .NET Developer
5 424 (10.20%) C# Developer
6 320 (7.70%) Web Developer
7 297 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 285 (6.86%) PHP Developer
9 279 (6.71%) Architect
10 257 (6.18%) Senior .NET Developer
11 233 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
12 208 (5.00%) Software Engineer
13 197 (4.74%) Software Developer
14 165 (3.97%) Android Developer
15 148 (3.56%) Senior C# Developer
16 142 (3.42%) iOS Developer
17 130 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 130 (3.13%) Lead Developer
18 128 (3.08%) Analyst
19 119 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1851 (44.53%) HTML
2 1773 (42.65%) Web Services
3 1672 (40.22%) SOAP
4 1549 (37.26%) CSS
5 1442 (34.69%) .NET
6 1147 (27.59%) jQuery
7 1133 (27.26%) JSON
8 1113 (26.77%) XML
9 935 (22.49%) ASP.NET
10 782 (18.81%) HTML5
11 768 (18.47%) WCF
12 717 (17.25%) Spring
13 636 (15.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 533 (12.82%) AngularJS
15 443 (10.66%) Ajax
16 430 (10.34%) .NET Framework
17 405 (9.74%) Hibernate
18 393 (9.45%) CSS3
19 328 (7.89%) J2EE
20 322 (7.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 477 (11.47%) Computer Science
2 450 (10.83%) Open Source
3 402 (9.67%) User Experience
4 400 (9.62%) Mobile App
5 200 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
6 136 (3.27%) iPhone
7 123 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
8 93 (2.24%) Social Media
9 91 (2.19%) N-Tier
10 85 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 79 (1.90%) iPad
11 79 (1.90%) Augmented Reality
12 75 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
13 70 (1.68%) Blackberry
14 63 (1.52%) Mathematics
15 58 (1.40%) Data Integration
16 44 (1.06%) W3C
17 42 (1.01%) Client/Server
18 40 (0.96%) Visualisation
19 38 (0.91%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 659 (15.85%) Linux
2 543 (13.06%) Windows
3 486 (11.69%) Android
4 424 (10.20%) Apple iOS
5 223 (5.36%) UNIX
6 58 (1.40%) Windows Phone
7 39 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (0.75%) Debian
9 30 (0.72%) CentOS
9 30 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (0.48%) Solaris
12 18 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 14 (0.34%) Ubuntu
13 14 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (0.17%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.14%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
15 6 (0.14%) AIX
16 5 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2151 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
2 1441 (34.66%) TDD
3 1289 (31.01%) MVC
4 1082 (26.03%) OO
5 987 (23.74%) Scrum
6 621 (14.94%) BDD
7 588 (14.14%) SOA
8 584 (14.05%) Software Engineering
9 566 (13.62%) E-Commerce
10 554 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
11 466 (11.21%) OOP
12 431 (10.37%) Unit Testing
13 394 (9.48%) Web Development
14 285 (6.86%) Android Development
15 277 (6.66%) OOD
16 256 (6.16%) iOS Development
17 249 (5.99%) Mentoring
18 222 (5.34%) Multithreading
19 192 (4.62%) Analytics
20 187 (4.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2074 (49.89%) JavaScript
2 1749 (42.07%) Java
3 1308 (31.46%) C#
4 1243 (29.90%) SQL
5 615 (14.79%) PHP
6 354 (8.52%) Ruby
7 334 (8.03%) Python
8 272 (6.54%) T-SQL
9 219 (5.27%) Objective-C
10 163 (3.92%) Scala
11 145 (3.49%) PHP5
12 136 (3.27%) C++
13 118 (2.84%) VB.NET
14 95 (2.29%) VB
15 93 (2.24%) Perl
16 66 (1.59%) C
16 66 (1.59%) Groovy
17 65 (1.56%) XPath
18 61 (1.47%) PowerShell
19 55 (1.32%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 657 (15.80%) Degree
2 50 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 26 (0.63%) ISEB
4 25 (0.60%) PhD
5 22 (0.53%) SC Cleared
6 17 (0.41%) HND
7 16 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (0.29%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.19%) MCSD
10 7 (0.17%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.12%) CCA
11 5 (0.12%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.096%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.096%) CIW
13 3 (0.072%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.072%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.048%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 2 (0.048%) MCP
14 2 (0.048%) OCPJP
14 2 (0.048%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 369 (8.88%) QA
2 39 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.29%) SLA
4 10 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.14%) HL7
6 3 (0.072%) DICOM
6 3 (0.072%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.048%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.024%) WCAG
8 1 (0.024%) Section 508
System Software
1 43 (1.03%) HDFS
2 33 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (0.26%) Apache Flume
5 7 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.096%) NFS
7 4 (0.096%) Docker
8 3 (0.072%) Varnish
9 2 (0.048%) vSphere
9 2 (0.048%) Platform Symphony
9 2 (0.048%) KVM
10 1 (0.024%) Xen
10 1 (0.024%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.024%) Cygwin
10 1 (0.024%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 75 (1.80%) Puppet
2 56 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (0.65%) Vagrant
4 19 (0.46%) logstash
4 19 (0.46%) YUM
5 10 (0.24%) OpenSSO
6 9 (0.22%) Nagios
7 8 (0.19%) Ansible
8 7 (0.17%) Oozie
9 6 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (0.14%) Capistrano
10 5 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 4 (0.096%) Ambari
12 3 (0.072%) Opsview
12 3 (0.072%) WMI
12 3 (0.072%) MOM
12 3 (0.072%) CA Wily
12 3 (0.072%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.072%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 562 (13.52%) Microsoft
2 419 (10.08%) Oracle
3 169 (4.07%) Google
4 142 (3.42%) Zend
5 139 (3.34%) Adobe
6 130 (3.13%) JBoss
7 118 (2.84%) Facebook
8 111 (2.67%) Twitter
9 70 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
10 69 (1.66%) Rackspace
11 66 (1.59%) Sitecore
12 53 (1.27%) IBM
13 51 (1.23%) SAP
14 48 (1.15%) Telerik
15 43 (1.03%) Dell
16 42 (1.01%) Jaspersoft
17 35 (0.84%) EPiServer
18 28 (0.67%) HP
19 26 (0.63%) hybris
20 24 (0.58%) Apple
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bonus and training!
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Contribution Pension Scheme and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum share options
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago