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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 97 117 156
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +39
Permanent jobs citing REST 1291 1246 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.90% 2.53% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.83% 6.32% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1073 1001 724
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
16479 19717 18607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.02% 40.05% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14011 16642 16206
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 24 April 2015.

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 24 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
City of London -40 173 £57,500 +4.54% 51
Kingston Upon Thames +17 22 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Canary Wharf - 12 £57,500 -
Hammersmith - 10 - - 4
Surbiton - 10 £55,000 -
Docklands, London - 8 £62,500 -
Uxbridge +2 7 £32,500 -7.14%
Wimbledon -6 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Twickenham 0 2 £60,000 +50.00%
Brentford -7 2 £38,750 -
Chessington -11 2 £35,000 -39.13%
Feltham - 2 £57,500 - 1
Hounslow - 2 £60,000 -
New Malden - 2 £45,000 -
Ealing - 2 £59,250 -
Westminster +7 1 £65,000 +36.84%
Wembley 0 1 £45,000 -14.28%
Sidcup - 1 £47,500 - 1
Bromley - 1 £90,000 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1360 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 1079 (45.68%) Java
3 1000 (42.34%) Web Services
4 945 (40.01%) TDD
5 935 (39.59%) JavaScript
6 930 (39.37%) SOAP
7 847 (35.86%) HTML
8 750 (31.75%) OO
9 676 (28.62%) MVC
10 654 (27.69%) .NET
11 650 (27.52%) CSS
12 645 (27.31%) C#
13 638 (27.01%) XML
14 626 (26.50%) JSON
15 605 (25.61%) SQL
16 574 (24.30%) Spring
17 537 (22.73%) Git (software)
18 503 (21.30%) Scrum
19 454 (19.22%) jQuery
20 419 (17.74%) BDD
21 417 (17.65%) SQL Server
21 417 (17.65%) ASP.NET
22 416 (17.61%) HTML5
23 413 (17.49%) E-Commerce
24 412 (17.44%) Finance
25 391 (16.55%) Continuous Integration
26 358 (15.16%) Degree
27 351 (14.86%) Software Engineering
28 347 (14.69%) NoSQL
29 337 (14.27%) PHP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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
1 243 (10.29%) Node.js
2 149 (6.31%) Elasticsearch
3 134 (5.67%) CMS
4 121 (5.12%) Apache
5 117 (4.95%) Tomcat
6 86 (3.64%) IIS
7 84 (3.56%) WebSphere
7 84 (3.56%) nginx
8 75 (3.18%) Apache Solr
9 66 (2.79%) JBoss
10 54 (2.29%) NServiceBus
11 45 (1.91%) Zimbra
12 42 (1.78%) Drupal
13 40 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
14 39 (1.65%) SharePoint
15 34 (1.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 32 (1.35%) Confluence
16 32 (1.35%) Mule
17 19 (0.80%) Apache Spark
18 17 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 140 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 23 (0.97%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.59%) MS Office
4 12 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.17%) GIMP
6 4 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.13%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.085%) Mingle
8 2 (0.085%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.085%) Maya
8 2 (0.085%) Houdini
9 1 (0.042%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 41 (1.74%) Sophis RISQUE
2 22 (0.93%) Magento
3 17 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.30%) Agresso
6 6 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.13%) Fredhopper
7 3 (0.13%) Scribe Insight
8 2 (0.085%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.042%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.042%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.042%) Radian6
9 1 (0.042%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 192 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (2.33%) GitHub
4 42 (1.78%) SaaS
5 18 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (0.64%) Heroku
7 12 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.42%) PaaS
9 9 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (0.34%) IaaS
10 8 (0.34%) OpenShift
11 7 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 6 (0.25%) Boomi
12 6 (0.25%) Force.com
12 6 (0.25%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.17%) Office 365
13 4 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.085%) Google Compute Engine
15 1 (0.042%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 231 (9.78%) HTTP
2 112 (4.74%) Internet
3 45 (1.91%) DNS
4 44 (1.86%) TCP/IP
5 29 (1.23%) SSL
6 18 (0.76%) Firewall
7 16 (0.68%) LDAP
8 15 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
8 15 (0.64%) Network Security
9 13 (0.55%) Intranet
9 13 (0.55%) VPN
10 12 (0.51%) Broadband
11 11 (0.47%) CTI
12 10 (0.42%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.34%) Kerberos
13 8 (0.34%) FTP
13 8 (0.34%) VLAN
14 6 (0.25%) AMQP
15 5 (0.21%) WebEx
15 5 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 417 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 347 (14.69%) NoSQL
3 273 (11.56%) MySQL
4 241 (10.20%) MongoDB
5 176 (7.45%) Big Data
6 136 (5.76%) Relational Database
7 111 (4.70%) Redis
8 106 (4.49%) Hadoop
9 99 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 85 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
11 81 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
12 77 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
13 57 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 54 (2.29%) RDBMS
15 48 (2.03%) SQLite
16 43 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
17 41 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 29 (1.23%) Couchbase
19 26 (1.10%) Oracle Database
20 24 (1.02%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 537 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 219 (9.27%) Selenium
3 213 (9.02%) Maven
4 208 (8.81%) Subversion
5 189 (8.00%) Jenkins
6 141 (5.97%) JIRA
7 138 (5.84%) Cucumber
8 127 (5.38%) JUnit
9 107 (4.53%) Xcode
10 89 (3.77%) NUnit
10 89 (3.77%) Visual Studio
11 88 (3.73%) Jasmine
12 87 (3.68%) Eclipse
13 85 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
14 80 (3.39%) TeamCity
15 76 (3.22%) Mockito
16 66 (2.79%) WebDriver
17 65 (2.75%) Mocha
18 58 (2.46%) SpecFlow
19 56 (2.37%) Ant
General
1 412 (17.44%) Finance
2 193 (8.17%) Banking
3 128 (5.42%) Retail
4 104 (4.40%) Games
5 97 (4.11%) Marketing
6 82 (3.47%) Telecoms
7 61 (2.58%) Publishing
8 52 (2.20%) Online Betting
8 52 (2.20%) Front Office
9 49 (2.07%) Advertising
10 46 (1.95%) Legal
11 44 (1.86%) Investment Banking
12 28 (1.19%) Back Office
12 28 (1.19%) Financial Institution
13 20 (0.85%) Automotive
14 13 (0.55%) Law
15 5 (0.21%) French Language
16 4 (0.17%) Electronics
17 3 (0.13%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1719 (72.78%) Developer
2 480 (20.32%) Java Developer
3 443 (18.76%) Senior Developer
4 189 (8.00%) Architect
5 170 (7.20%) .NET Developer
6 149 (6.31%) Senior Java Developer
7 145 (6.14%) PHP Developer
8 136 (5.76%) C# Developer
9 128 (5.42%) iOS Developer
10 126 (5.33%) Android Developer
10 126 (5.33%) Lead Developer
11 107 (4.53%) Web Developer
12 98 (4.15%) Software Engineer
13 74 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
14 70 (2.96%) Software Developer
15 68 (2.88%) C# .NET Developer
16 60 (2.54%) Front-End Developer
17 59 (2.50%) Technical Architect
18 57 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
19 50 (2.12%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1000 (42.34%) Web Services
2 930 (39.37%) SOAP
3 847 (35.86%) HTML
4 654 (27.69%) .NET
5 650 (27.52%) CSS
6 638 (27.01%) XML
7 626 (26.50%) JSON
8 574 (24.30%) Spring
9 454 (19.22%) jQuery
10 417 (17.65%) ASP.NET
11 416 (17.61%) HTML5
12 284 (12.02%) AngularJS
13 282 (11.94%) Ajax
14 251 (10.63%) RESTful
15 228 (9.65%) WCF
16 222 (9.40%) Hibernate
17 181 (7.66%) J2EE
18 178 (7.54%) ASP.NET MVC
18 178 (7.54%) CSS3
19 173 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 313 (13.25%) Open Source
2 297 (12.57%) Computer Science
3 264 (11.18%) Mobile App
4 262 (11.09%) User Experience
5 119 (5.04%) Client/Server
6 107 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
7 105 (4.45%) iPhone
8 102 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
9 73 (3.09%) iPad
10 52 (2.20%) Grid Computing
11 50 (2.12%) Inversion of Control
12 47 (1.99%) Social Media
12 47 (1.99%) Algorithms
13 43 (1.82%) Augmented Reality
14 42 (1.78%) Digital Media
15 39 (1.65%) N-Tier
16 38 (1.61%) Visualisation
16 38 (1.61%) Online Games
17 33 (1.40%) Mathematics
18 32 (1.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 318 (13.46%) Linux
2 294 (12.45%) Apple iOS
3 291 (12.32%) Android
4 187 (7.92%) Windows
5 109 (4.61%) UNIX
6 46 (1.95%) Mac OS X
7 27 (1.14%) Windows Phone
8 25 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (1.06%) Debian
9 21 (0.89%) CentOS
10 15 (0.64%) Ubuntu
10 15 (0.64%) Windows 8
11 14 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
11 14 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (0.55%) Fedora
13 8 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.34%) Windows Phone 7
14 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
15 4 (0.17%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1360 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 945 (40.01%) TDD
3 750 (31.75%) OO
4 676 (28.62%) MVC
5 503 (21.30%) Scrum
6 419 (17.74%) BDD
7 413 (17.49%) E-Commerce
8 391 (16.55%) Continuous Integration
9 351 (14.86%) Software Engineering
10 251 (10.63%) Multithreading
11 243 (10.29%) SOA
12 237 (10.03%) OOP
13 209 (8.85%) Unit Testing
14 194 (8.21%) iOS Development
15 170 (7.20%) Android Development
16 159 (6.73%) DevOps
17 151 (6.39%) Continuous Delivery
18 142 (6.01%) Mentoring
19 126 (5.33%) Mobile Development
20 117 (4.95%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1079 (45.68%) Java
2 935 (39.59%) JavaScript
3 645 (27.31%) C#
4 605 (25.61%) SQL
5 337 (14.27%) PHP
6 204 (8.64%) Python
7 175 (7.41%) Objective-C
8 145 (6.14%) Scala
9 140 (5.93%) Ruby
10 119 (5.04%) C++
11 99 (4.19%) T-SQL
12 97 (4.11%) PL/SQL
13 75 (3.18%) Groovy
14 60 (2.54%) Shell Script
15 52 (2.20%) Apple Swift
16 47 (1.99%) XPath
17 39 (1.65%) C
18 35 (1.48%) Perl
19 34 (1.44%) PHP5
20 32 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 358 (15.16%) Degree
2 19 (0.80%) ISEB
3 16 (0.68%) CISSP
4 12 (0.51%) ISTQB
5 8 (0.34%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.30%) PhD
7 6 (0.25%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.13%) OCP
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.085%) CISA
9 2 (0.085%) CISM
9 2 (0.085%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.042%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.042%) PMP
10 1 (0.042%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (10.67%) QA
2 11 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.30%) SLA
4 2 (0.085%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.085%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.085%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.085%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.042%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.042%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (1.35%) Docker
2 25 (1.06%) Varnish
3 8 (0.34%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.30%) Snort
5 6 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.17%) Xen
6 4 (0.17%) Cygwin
7 3 (0.13%) HDFS
8 2 (0.085%) KVM
8 2 (0.085%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.085%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.042%) Squid
9 1 (0.042%) NFS
9 1 (0.042%) vCloud
9 1 (0.042%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 78 (3.30%) Puppet
2 57 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (1.06%) Ansible
4 19 (0.80%) Vagrant
5 13 (0.55%) Nagios
5 13 (0.55%) yum
6 10 (0.42%) HAProxy
7 9 (0.38%) Capistrano
8 8 (0.34%) Salt
9 6 (0.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 4 (0.17%) OpenNMS
11 3 (0.13%) Opsview
11 3 (0.13%) Mesos
12 2 (0.085%) Graphite
12 2 (0.085%) logstash
13 1 (0.042%) Kibana
13 1 (0.042%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.042%) StatsD
13 1 (0.042%) Oozie
Vendors
1 257 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 225 (9.53%) Oracle
3 90 (3.81%) Zend
4 79 (3.34%) Salesforce.com
5 78 (3.30%) Google
6 59 (2.50%) hybris
6 59 (2.50%) IBM
7 57 (2.41%) Facebook
8 43 (1.82%) Sitecore
9 41 (1.74%) Adobe
10 39 (1.65%) Twitter
11 35 (1.48%) Apple
12 33 (1.40%) Splunk
13 31 (1.31%) Sybase
14 27 (1.14%) Dell
15 25 (1.06%) SAP
15 25 (1.06%) TIBCO
16 22 (0.93%) VMware
17 17 (0.72%) ATG
18 16 (0.68%) Atlassian
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £48000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + bens/bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JPS Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare Etc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Dabster Systems
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £58000 - £62000 per annum + 5000 flex benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum plus benefits package and great of
Posted: 2 days ago