The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 114 146 205
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +59
Permanent jobs citing REST 1143 900 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.49% 2.03% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.65% 5.09% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 851 764 580
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17187 17689 20688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.44% 39.96% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14669 15201 18348
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in London

REST
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the London region.

REST Salary Trend in London

REST
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in London

REST
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the London region over the 3 months to 16 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
City of London +25 223 £57,500 +9.52% 35
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £35,000 -
Harrow - 4 £65,000 -
Hammersmith - 4 £37,500 -
Uxbridge +10 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Wimbledon - 3 £40,000 -
Clapham - 3 £35,000 - 1
Croydon - 2 £40,000 -
Westminster - 2 £46,000 - 1
Paddington -5 1 - -
Hackney - 1 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 £50,000 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1455 (58.27%) Agile Software Development
2 1200 (48.06%) JavaScript
3 1160 (46.46%) Java
4 1048 (41.97%) TDD
5 1018 (40.77%) HTML
6 993 (39.77%) Web Services
7 936 (37.48%) SOAP
8 866 (34.68%) CSS
9 764 (30.60%) .NET
10 761 (30.48%) MVC
11 677 (27.11%) C#
12 676 (27.07%) Scrum
13 674 (26.99%) JSON
14 655 (26.23%) OO
15 620 (24.83%) jQuery
16 607 (24.31%) XML
17 585 (23.43%) SQL
18 527 (21.11%) Git (software)
19 520 (20.82%) ASP.NET
20 467 (18.70%) BDD
21 453 (18.14%) HTML5
22 438 (17.54%) SQL Server
23 433 (17.34%) E-Commerce
23 433 (17.34%) Degree
24 432 (17.30%) Spring
25 420 (16.82%) MySQL
26 407 (16.30%) Continuous Integration
27 399 (15.98%) WCF
28 370 (14.82%) ASP.NET MVC
29 369 (14.78%) Software Engineering

REST
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 185 (7.41%) Node.js
2 147 (5.89%) Tomcat
3 135 (5.41%) IIS
4 130 (5.21%) Apache Solr
5 127 (5.09%) CMS
6 99 (3.96%) nginx
7 82 (3.28%) Apache
8 70 (2.80%) Adobe CQ
9 66 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
10 58 (2.32%) Umbraco
11 45 (1.80%) SharePoint
12 44 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
13 36 (1.44%) Drupal
14 34 (1.36%) NServiceBus
15 32 (1.28%) WebSphere
16 31 (1.24%) GlassFish
16 31 (1.24%) Orchard CMS
16 31 (1.24%) Sitefinity
17 29 (1.16%) Confluence
18 27 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 135 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 41 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 22 (0.88%) MS Office
4 17 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.12%) Quicktime
8 2 (0.080%) SPSS
9 1 (0.040%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.040%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 32 (1.28%) Sophis RISQUE
2 23 (0.92%) Google Analytics
3 20 (0.80%) JDE OneWorld
4 15 (0.60%) Magento
5 10 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (0.24%) Optimost
6 6 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.080%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.080%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.080%) TrackWise
10 1 (0.040%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.040%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.040%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.040%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 196 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (4.89%) GitHub
3 118 (4.73%) SaaS
4 64 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 47 (1.88%) Trello
6 24 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (0.52%) Office 365
9 11 (0.44%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 9 (0.36%) Heroku
10 9 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
11 7 (0.28%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.28%) IaaS
12 5 (0.20%) CloudFront
12 5 (0.20%) Route 53
13 4 (0.16%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.16%) PaaS
14 3 (0.12%) Force.com
15 1 (0.040%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 190 (7.61%) HTTP
2 115 (4.61%) Internet
3 47 (1.88%) Intranet
4 30 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 30 (1.20%) SSL
5 24 (0.96%) Kerberos
6 14 (0.56%) Network Security
7 13 (0.52%) Extranet
8 12 (0.48%) SMS
9 9 (0.36%) VPN
10 8 (0.32%) AMQP
11 6 (0.24%) LDAP
12 5 (0.20%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.16%) FTP
13 4 (0.16%) DNS
14 3 (0.12%) SMTP
14 3 (0.12%) DHCP
14 3 (0.12%) SSH
14 3 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 438 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 420 (16.82%) MySQL
3 267 (10.69%) NoSQL
4 225 (9.01%) MongoDB
5 210 (8.41%) Big Data
6 178 (7.13%) Relational Database
7 116 (4.65%) Hadoop
8 88 (3.52%) Redis
9 78 (3.12%) RavenDB
10 68 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 66 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
12 63 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
13 59 (2.36%) SQLite
14 55 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
15 51 (2.04%) RDBMS
16 43 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
17 42 (1.68%) Oracle Database
18 36 (1.44%) Mahout
19 34 (1.36%) Neo4j
20 31 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 527 (21.11%) Git (software)
2 304 (12.17%) Subversion
3 242 (9.69%) Selenium
4 234 (9.37%) Cucumber
5 178 (7.13%) Jenkins
6 168 (6.73%) JUnit
7 165 (6.61%) Maven
8 157 (6.29%) JIRA
9 150 (6.01%) NUnit
10 137 (5.49%) Eclipse
11 128 (5.13%) TeamCity
12 122 (4.89%) Visual Studio
13 114 (4.57%) Rhino Mocks
14 84 (3.36%) ReSharper
14 84 (3.36%) WebDriver
15 72 (2.88%) SpecFlow
16 66 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
17 62 (2.48%) Xcode
18 61 (2.44%) Mockito
19 59 (2.36%) Ant
General
1 303 (12.13%) Finance
2 218 (8.73%) Retail
3 151 (6.05%) Marketing
4 135 (5.41%) Games
5 108 (4.33%) Publishing
6 104 (4.16%) Telecoms
7 96 (3.84%) Banking
8 91 (3.64%) Advertising
9 47 (1.88%) French Language
10 46 (1.84%) Front Office
11 20 (0.80%) Back Office
11 20 (0.80%) Investment Banking
12 17 (0.68%) Music Industry
13 15 (0.60%) Legal
14 10 (0.40%) Law
15 8 (0.32%) Italian Language
15 8 (0.32%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.16%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1765 (70.68%) Developer
2 571 (22.87%) Senior Developer
3 411 (16.46%) Java Developer
4 298 (11.93%) .NET Developer
5 198 (7.93%) C# Developer
6 194 (7.77%) Architect
7 163 (6.53%) Senior .NET Developer
8 157 (6.29%) Senior Java Developer
9 141 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
10 124 (4.97%) PHP Developer
10 124 (4.97%) Android Developer
11 121 (4.85%) Software Engineer
12 117 (4.69%) Web Developer
13 114 (4.57%) iOS Developer
14 87 (3.48%) Analyst
15 84 (3.36%) Software Developer
16 82 (3.28%) Agile .NET Developer
17 77 (3.08%) Front-End Developer
18 74 (2.96%) Lead Developer
19 72 (2.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1018 (40.77%) HTML
2 993 (39.77%) Web Services
3 936 (37.48%) SOAP
4 866 (34.68%) CSS
5 764 (30.60%) .NET
6 674 (26.99%) JSON
7 620 (24.83%) jQuery
8 607 (24.31%) XML
9 520 (20.82%) ASP.NET
10 453 (18.14%) HTML5
11 432 (17.30%) Spring
12 399 (15.98%) WCF
13 370 (14.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 344 (13.78%) AngularJS
15 267 (10.69%) CSS3
16 254 (10.17%) Ajax
17 242 (9.69%) Hibernate
18 202 (8.09%) J2EE
19 191 (7.65%) .NET Framework
20 184 (7.37%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 366 (14.66%) Computer Science
2 318 (12.74%) Open Source
3 277 (11.09%) User Experience
4 259 (10.37%) Mobile App
5 111 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
6 106 (4.25%) iPhone
7 77 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 73 (2.92%) Augmented Reality
9 72 (2.88%) iPad
10 70 (2.80%) Inversion of Control
11 59 (2.36%) Social Media
12 58 (2.32%) Blackberry
13 52 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
14 49 (1.96%) Data Integration
15 42 (1.68%) Social Network
16 39 (1.56%) Mathematics
17 36 (1.44%) N-Tier
18 35 (1.40%) Digital Media
19 32 (1.28%) Visualisation
20 30 (1.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 345 (13.82%) Linux
2 338 (13.54%) Android
3 301 (12.05%) Apple iOS
4 273 (10.93%) Windows
5 146 (5.85%) UNIX
6 34 (1.36%) Windows Phone
7 25 (1.00%) Debian
8 15 (0.60%) Solaris
9 11 (0.44%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.20%) CentOS
13 4 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
13 4 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
13 4 (0.16%) AIX
14 3 (0.12%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1455 (58.27%) Agile Software Development
2 1048 (41.97%) TDD
3 761 (30.48%) MVC
4 676 (27.07%) Scrum
5 655 (26.23%) OO
6 467 (18.70%) BDD
7 433 (17.34%) E-Commerce
8 407 (16.30%) Continuous Integration
9 369 (14.78%) Software Engineering
10 332 (13.30%) SOA
11 303 (12.13%) OOP
12 275 (11.01%) Unit Testing
13 190 (7.61%) Android Development
14 188 (7.53%) Web Development
15 183 (7.33%) iOS Development
16 167 (6.69%) Analytics
17 160 (6.41%) Multithreading
18 154 (6.17%) OOD
19 148 (5.93%) DevOps
20 136 (5.45%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1200 (48.06%) JavaScript
2 1160 (46.46%) Java
3 677 (27.11%) C#
4 585 (23.43%) SQL
5 307 (12.29%) PHP
6 290 (11.61%) Ruby
7 223 (8.93%) Python
8 163 (6.53%) Objective-C
9 140 (5.61%) Scala
10 117 (4.69%) T-SQL
11 65 (2.60%) PHP5
12 64 (2.56%) C++
13 54 (2.16%) Groovy
14 45 (1.80%) R
14 45 (1.80%) PowerShell
15 37 (1.48%) Bash Shell
15 37 (1.48%) VB
16 36 (1.44%) C
17 29 (1.16%) Perl
18 27 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 433 (17.34%) Degree
2 39 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 19 (0.76%) PhD
4 13 (0.52%) ISEB
5 12 (0.48%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.24%) MCSD
8 5 (0.20%) CCA
8 5 (0.20%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.12%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.080%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.080%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.040%) MCSE
11 1 (0.040%) CCNA
11 1 (0.040%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.040%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.040%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 290 (11.61%) QA
2 3 (0.12%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.080%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.040%) SLA
4 1 (0.040%) WCAG
4 1 (0.040%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.040%) Section 508
System Software
1 38 (1.52%) HDFS
2 32 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (0.32%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.12%) Varnish
7 2 (0.080%) Platform Symphony
7 2 (0.080%) Docker
7 2 (0.080%) Xen
8 1 (0.040%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 51 (2.04%) Puppet
2 36 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (1.00%) Vagrant
4 20 (0.80%) YUM
5 19 (0.76%) logstash
6 8 (0.32%) Ansible
7 7 (0.28%) Oozie
8 5 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 3 (0.12%) MOM
9 3 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.080%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.080%) OpenSSO
10 2 (0.080%) Nagios
11 1 (0.040%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.040%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.040%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.040%) Ambari
Vendors
1 310 (12.41%) Microsoft
2 183 (7.33%) Oracle
3 123 (4.93%) Adobe
4 115 (4.61%) Google
5 86 (3.44%) Facebook
6 83 (3.32%) Twitter
7 81 (3.24%) Zend
8 62 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
9 58 (2.32%) Rackspace
10 57 (2.28%) Sitecore
11 44 (1.76%) JBoss
12 35 (1.40%) Dell
13 33 (1.32%) Jaspersoft
13 33 (1.32%) EPiServer
14 26 (1.04%) IBM
15 25 (1.00%) HP
16 23 (0.92%) hybris
17 22 (0.88%) SAP
18 19 (0.76%) Apple
19 17 (0.68%) Telerik
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum Extensive benefit package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum 15% bonus + MEAN stack expertise
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Everything Everywhere
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Career Progress
Posted: 8 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, health, etc.
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare & more
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £80000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £47,500 per annum + Bonus + Fantasitc Benfits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago