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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 131 155 226
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +71
Permanent jobs citing REST 2317 2122 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.24% 1.89% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.94% 4.65% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1944 1728 1123
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 £33,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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
38985 45588 42887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.72% 40.53% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33500 38522 37717
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 £65,000
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 17 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 17 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 +24 1262 £55,000 - 166
South East +45 455 £47,500 +5.55% 52
South West +66 147 £42,500 +10.38% 29
North West +29 144 £40,000 +6.66% 39
East of England +11 98 £45,000 +12.50% 15
West Midlands +2 75 £42,500 - 14
Yorkshire -41 70 £40,000 -3.61% 15
East Midlands +31 68 £41,674 -7.39% 10
North East -4 15 £32,500 -7.75% 6
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 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 2268 (52.32%) Agile Software Development
2 1956 (45.12%) Web Services
3 1906 (43.97%) JavaScript
4 1872 (43.18%) Java
5 1816 (41.89%) SOAP
6 1748 (40.32%) HTML
7 1450 (33.45%) TDD
8 1436 (33.13%) CSS
9 1386 (31.97%) .NET
10 1350 (31.14%) C#
11 1343 (30.98%) XML
12 1297 (29.92%) MVC
13 1251 (28.86%) OO
14 1177 (27.15%) SQL
15 1156 (26.67%) JSON
16 989 (22.81%) jQuery
17 974 (22.47%) SQL Server
18 970 (22.38%) Git (software)
19 857 (19.77%) Spring
20 838 (19.33%) Scrum
21 811 (18.71%) ASP.NET
22 807 (18.62%) Linux
23 802 (18.50%) HTML5
24 782 (18.04%) PHP
25 694 (16.01%) Continuous Integration
26 640 (14.76%) Software Engineering
27 638 (14.72%) MySQL
28 637 (14.69%) Degree
29 632 (14.58%) Finance
30 592 (13.66%) E-Commerce

REST
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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
1 345 (7.96%) Node.js
2 317 (7.31%) Apache
3 309 (7.13%) Tomcat
4 206 (4.75%) CMS
5 172 (3.97%) WebSphere
6 157 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
7 149 (3.44%) nginx
8 145 (3.34%) JBoss
9 144 (3.32%) IIS
10 109 (2.51%) Apache Solr
11 86 (1.98%) Drupal
12 82 (1.89%) SharePoint
13 76 (1.75%) NServiceBus
14 58 (1.34%) Mule
15 53 (1.22%) WordPress
15 53 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
16 49 (1.13%) Adobe CQ
17 48 (1.11%) GlassFish
18 47 (1.08%) Confluence
19 45 (1.04%) Zimbra
Applications
1 279 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 51 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 18 (0.42%) MS Visio
3 18 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (0.37%) Mingle
5 14 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 13 (0.30%) MS Office
7 10 (0.23%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.12%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.092%) GIMP
10 3 (0.069%) SPSS
10 3 (0.069%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.046%) Houdini
11 2 (0.046%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.046%) Maya
12 1 (0.023%) MS Project
12 1 (0.023%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 57 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 51 (1.18%) Magento
3 44 (1.01%) Sophis RISQUE
4 13 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (0.18%) SAP CRM
7 7 (0.16%) Agresso
8 6 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
10 4 (0.092%) Scribe Insight
11 3 (0.069%) Fredhopper
11 3 (0.069%) Tridion
12 2 (0.046%) BusinessWorks
12 2 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.046%) Odoo
13 1 (0.023%) Sage 300 ERP
13 1 (0.023%) Adobe Campaign
13 1 (0.023%) Radian6
13 1 (0.023%) Sage CRM
13 1 (0.023%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 336 (7.75%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (2.10%) SaaS
4 72 (1.66%) GitHub
5 32 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
6 26 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (0.55%) PaaS
8 22 (0.51%) IaaS
9 20 (0.46%) Heroku
10 12 (0.28%) Amazon S3
11 11 (0.25%) Force.com
11 11 (0.25%) Office 365
12 10 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.16%) Boomi
14 7 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 7 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
15 6 (0.14%) Google App Engine
15 6 (0.14%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 428 (9.87%) HTTP
2 207 (4.78%) Internet
3 118 (2.72%) TCP/IP
4 73 (1.68%) DNS
5 42 (0.97%) Network Security
6 41 (0.95%) SSL
7 38 (0.88%) AMQP
8 33 (0.76%) CTI
9 30 (0.69%) LDAP
9 30 (0.69%) Firewall
10 23 (0.53%) FTP
11 22 (0.51%) DHCP
12 20 (0.46%) HTTPS
13 19 (0.44%) Intranet
14 17 (0.39%) Bluetooth
15 14 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
16 13 (0.30%) SSH
16 13 (0.30%) SAN
16 13 (0.30%) VPN
17 11 (0.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 974 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 638 (14.72%) MySQL
3 496 (11.44%) NoSQL
4 378 (8.72%) MongoDB
5 265 (6.11%) Big Data
6 260 (6.00%) Relational Database
7 160 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
8 147 (3.39%) Hadoop
9 145 (3.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 145 (3.34%) Redis
10 117 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 117 (2.70%) RDBMS
11 108 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
12 88 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 84 (1.94%) SQLite
13 84 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 84 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
14 58 (1.34%) Oracle Database
15 49 (1.13%) DB2
16 44 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 970 (22.38%) Git (software)
2 421 (9.71%) Subversion
3 408 (9.41%) Maven
4 328 (7.57%) Jenkins
5 307 (7.08%) Selenium
6 288 (6.64%) JUnit
7 259 (5.97%) Eclipse
8 244 (5.63%) JIRA
9 214 (4.94%) Visual Studio
10 186 (4.29%) Cucumber
11 159 (3.67%) NUnit
12 157 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 151 (3.48%) Xcode
14 130 (3.00%) Ant
15 114 (2.63%) Mockito
16 110 (2.54%) TeamCity
17 109 (2.51%) Jasmine
18 94 (2.17%) PHPUnit
19 91 (2.10%) WebDriver
20 89 (2.05%) Moq
General
1 632 (14.58%) Finance
2 222 (5.12%) Banking
3 206 (4.75%) Retail
4 158 (3.64%) Marketing
5 157 (3.62%) Telecoms
6 149 (3.44%) Games
7 83 (1.91%) Advertising
8 75 (1.73%) Publishing
9 51 (1.18%) Front Office
10 50 (1.15%) Online Betting
11 48 (1.11%) Legal
12 47 (1.08%) Investment Banking
13 37 (0.85%) Back Office
14 33 (0.76%) Automotive
15 31 (0.72%) Electronics
16 27 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 26 (0.60%) Manufacturing
18 25 (0.58%) Financial Institution
19 15 (0.35%) Billing
20 14 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 3214 (74.14%) Developer
2 806 (18.59%) Java Developer
3 759 (17.51%) Senior Developer
4 428 (9.87%) .NET Developer
5 353 (8.14%) C# Developer
6 342 (7.89%) PHP Developer
7 293 (6.76%) Web Developer
8 285 (6.57%) Architect
9 276 (6.37%) Software Engineer
10 240 (5.54%) Software Developer
11 208 (4.80%) C# .NET Developer
12 205 (4.73%) Android Developer
13 202 (4.66%) Senior Java Developer
14 201 (4.64%) Lead Developer
15 174 (4.01%) iOS Developer
16 122 (2.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 118 (2.72%) ASP.NET Developer
17 118 (2.72%) Senior .NET Developer
18 114 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
19 109 (2.51%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1956 (45.12%) Web Services
2 1816 (41.89%) SOAP
3 1748 (40.32%) HTML
4 1436 (33.13%) CSS
5 1386 (31.97%) .NET
6 1343 (30.98%) XML
7 1156 (26.67%) JSON
8 989 (22.81%) jQuery
9 857 (19.77%) Spring
10 811 (18.71%) ASP.NET
11 802 (18.50%) HTML5
12 587 (13.54%) WCF
13 549 (12.66%) AngularJS
14 532 (12.27%) Ajax
15 456 (10.52%) Hibernate
16 412 (9.50%) CSS3
17 393 (9.07%) J2EE
18 386 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC
19 375 (8.65%) .NET Framework
20 341 (7.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 473 (10.91%) Mobile App
2 467 (10.77%) Computer Science
3 441 (10.17%) Open Source
4 421 (9.71%) User Experience
5 237 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
6 216 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
7 146 (3.37%) Client/Server
8 123 (2.84%) iPhone
9 88 (2.03%) iPad
10 85 (1.96%) Social Media
11 73 (1.68%) Algorithms
12 70 (1.61%) N-Tier
13 62 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
14 58 (1.34%) W3C
15 55 (1.27%) Mathematics
16 54 (1.25%) Data Structures
17 53 (1.22%) Digital Media
18 52 (1.20%) Management Information System
19 50 (1.15%) Grid Computing
20 44 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 807 (18.62%) Linux
2 478 (11.03%) Android
3 448 (10.33%) Windows
4 447 (10.31%) Apple iOS
5 245 (5.65%) UNIX
6 54 (1.25%) Mac OS X
7 38 (0.88%) Windows Phone
8 36 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
9 35 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (0.69%) CentOS
11 25 (0.58%) Debian
12 20 (0.46%) Ubuntu
13 19 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (0.39%) Windows 8
16 16 (0.37%) Solaris
17 13 (0.30%) Fedora
18 12 (0.28%) HPUX
19 11 (0.25%) Mac OS
19 11 (0.25%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2268 (52.32%) Agile Software Development
2 1450 (33.45%) TDD
3 1297 (29.92%) MVC
4 1251 (28.86%) OO
5 838 (19.33%) Scrum
6 694 (16.01%) Continuous Integration
7 640 (14.76%) Software Engineering
8 592 (13.66%) E-Commerce
9 569 (13.13%) BDD
10 489 (11.28%) SOA
11 477 (11.00%) OOP
12 385 (8.88%) Unit Testing
13 319 (7.36%) Multithreading
14 286 (6.60%) Android Development
15 278 (6.41%) iOS Development
16 269 (6.21%) Mentoring
17 260 (6.00%) DevOps
18 245 (5.65%) Mobile Development
19 227 (5.24%) OOD
20 220 (5.07%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1906 (43.97%) JavaScript
2 1872 (43.18%) Java
3 1350 (31.14%) C#
4 1177 (27.15%) SQL
5 782 (18.04%) PHP
6 342 (7.89%) Python
7 294 (6.78%) C++
8 267 (6.16%) T-SQL
9 264 (6.09%) Ruby
10 257 (5.93%) Objective-C
11 162 (3.74%) Scala
12 144 (3.32%) C
13 141 (3.25%) PL/SQL
14 126 (2.91%) Perl
15 110 (2.54%) VB.NET
16 98 (2.26%) Shell Script
17 95 (2.19%) Groovy
18 94 (2.17%) XPath
19 80 (1.85%) Bash Shell
20 76 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 637 (14.69%) Degree
2 28 (0.65%) Security Cleared
3 26 (0.60%) ISEB
4 24 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (0.46%) SC Cleared
6 19 (0.44%) CISSP
7 14 (0.32%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.23%) Sun Certification
9 9 (0.21%) HND
9 9 (0.21%) PhD
10 8 (0.18%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.069%) PCI QSA
13 3 (0.069%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.069%) CISA
13 3 (0.069%) CISM
13 3 (0.069%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.069%) OCP
13 3 (0.069%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 345 (7.96%) QA
2 21 (0.48%) SLA
3 16 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.092%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.046%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.046%) WCAG
8 1 (0.023%) HL7
System Software
1 55 (1.27%) Docker
2 37 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 27 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 23 (0.53%) Varnish
5 22 (0.51%) iptables
6 11 (0.25%) Xen
7 8 (0.18%) KVM
8 7 (0.16%) Firmware
8 7 (0.16%) Snort
9 5 (0.12%) LXC
9 5 (0.12%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 4 (0.092%) NFS
10 4 (0.092%) HDFS
10 4 (0.092%) Cygwin
10 4 (0.092%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.069%) vSphere
12 2 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.046%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.023%) Squid
Systems Management
1 134 (3.09%) Puppet
2 128 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (1.01%) Vagrant
4 37 (0.85%) Nagios
5 36 (0.83%) Ansible
6 20 (0.46%) OpenNMS
7 15 (0.35%) yum
8 14 (0.32%) Capistrano
9 11 (0.25%) HAProxy
10 8 (0.18%) Graphite
11 7 (0.16%) Salt
12 6 (0.14%) Mesos
12 6 (0.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron
13 5 (0.12%) logstash
14 4 (0.092%) Kibana
15 3 (0.069%) Opsview
15 3 (0.069%) Netcool
15 3 (0.069%) CA LISA
15 3 (0.069%) OpenView
16 2 (0.046%) WMI
Vendors
1 526 (12.13%) Microsoft
2 479 (11.05%) Oracle
3 166 (3.83%) Zend
4 138 (3.18%) Salesforce.com
4 138 (3.18%) IBM
5 116 (2.68%) Google
6 79 (1.82%) hybris
7 71 (1.64%) Facebook
7 71 (1.64%) Adobe
8 67 (1.55%) Apple
8 67 (1.55%) Twitter
9 55 (1.27%) Sitecore
10 54 (1.25%) VMware
11 50 (1.15%) SAP
12 39 (0.90%) Splunk
13 33 (0.76%) Sybase
13 33 (0.76%) Atlassian
14 32 (0.74%) Siebel
15 30 (0.69%) Dell
15 30 (0.69%) TIBCO
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Johnson & Johnson
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20 to £35 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + bens/bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Very competitive
Posted: Yesterday