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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 92 110 154
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +44
Permanent jobs citing REST 1342 1208 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.01% 2.60% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.20% 6.81% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 916 721
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
16368 17742 17755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.67% 38.19% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14056 15170 15192
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +13 227 £60,000 +4.34% 38
Dagenham - 15 £60,000 -
Uxbridge +10 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Croydon +14 7 £60,000 +50.00%
Wimbledon +1 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Feltham - 7 - -
Hammersmith +1 6 £86,250 +130.00%
Twickenham - 6 £75,000 -
Harrow +8 3 £43,500 -33.07%
Docklands, London 0 2 £76,250 -
Hounslow - 2 £65,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +3 1 £35,000 -
Wembley - 1 £50,000 -
Ealing - 1 £58,500 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1555 (57.42%) Agile Software Development
2 1382 (51.03%) Java
3 1139 (42.06%) JavaScript
4 1032 (38.11%) Web Services
5 1020 (37.67%) HTML
6 994 (36.71%) SOAP
7 942 (34.79%) TDD
8 797 (29.43%) CSS
9 709 (26.18%) Scrum
10 707 (26.11%) OO
11 682 (25.18%) Spring
12 671 (24.78%) SQL
13 634 (23.41%) MVC
14 629 (23.23%) XML
15 613 (22.64%) JSON
16 606 (22.38%) C#
17 583 (21.53%) .NET
18 561 (20.72%) Finance
19 514 (18.98%) Git (software)
20 483 (17.84%) Software Engineering
21 474 (17.50%) jQuery
22 451 (16.65%) E-Commerce
23 447 (16.51%) HTML5
24 424 (15.66%) NoSQL
25 404 (14.92%) Continuous Integration
26 390 (14.40%) BDD
27 383 (14.14%) MySQL
28 376 (13.88%) MongoDB
29 374 (13.81%) Linux
30 370 (13.66%) ASP.NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 257 (9.49%) Node.js
2 243 (8.97%) Elasticsearch
3 181 (6.68%) Tomcat
4 124 (4.58%) JBoss
5 108 (3.99%) Apache
6 106 (3.91%) Apache Solr
7 97 (3.58%) WebSphere
8 95 (3.51%) CMS
9 83 (3.06%) IIS
10 65 (2.40%) nginx
11 53 (1.96%) WebLogic
12 51 (1.88%) Drupal
13 46 (1.70%) SharePoint
13 46 (1.70%) Confluence
14 45 (1.66%) Apache Spark
15 38 (1.40%) GlassFish
16 36 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
17 31 (1.14%) Jetty
18 30 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 28 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 142 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 45 (1.66%) MS Office
3 15 (0.55%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.44%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.15%) GIMP
7 4 (0.15%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.074%) Houdini
9 2 (0.074%) MS Project
9 2 (0.074%) Maya
9 2 (0.074%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 12 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.22%) Magento
2 6 (0.22%) Fredhopper
3 4 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.074%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.037%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.037%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.037%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 257 (9.49%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (2.58%) SaaS
4 67 (2.47%) GitHub
5 33 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.48%) OpenShift
8 13 (0.48%) Office 365
9 12 (0.44%) PaaS
10 11 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 10 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 9 (0.33%) IaaS
13 8 (0.30%) Google App Engine
14 7 (0.26%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.18%) Force.com
15 5 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
16 4 (0.15%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 253 (9.34%) HTTP
2 123 (4.54%) Internet
3 52 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 42 (1.55%) DNS
5 35 (1.29%) SSL
6 27 (1.00%) VPN
7 23 (0.85%) LDAP
8 20 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
9 19 (0.70%) Firewall
10 17 (0.63%) SNMP
11 16 (0.59%) VLAN
12 15 (0.55%) Network Security
13 14 (0.52%) AMQP
14 12 (0.44%) LAN
14 12 (0.44%) WAN
14 12 (0.44%) CTI
15 10 (0.37%) Broadband
15 10 (0.37%) SSH
16 8 (0.30%) HTTPS
17 7 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 424 (15.66%) NoSQL
2 383 (14.14%) MySQL
3 376 (13.88%) MongoDB
4 354 (13.07%) SQL Server
5 206 (7.61%) Big Data
6 172 (6.35%) Relational Database
7 156 (5.76%) Hadoop
8 115 (4.25%) Redis
9 105 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 80 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
11 72 (2.66%) RDBMS
12 71 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
13 64 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 64 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
14 44 (1.62%) Oracle Database
15 42 (1.55%) SQLite
16 36 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 33 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
18 30 (1.11%) CouchDB
18 30 (1.11%) HBase
Development Applications
1 514 (18.98%) Git (software)
2 283 (10.45%) Maven
3 276 (10.19%) Jenkins
4 239 (8.83%) Selenium
5 227 (8.38%) Subversion
6 197 (7.27%) JUnit
7 145 (5.35%) JIRA
8 104 (3.84%) Cucumber
9 88 (3.25%) Visual Studio
10 85 (3.14%) TeamCity
11 76 (2.81%) Ant
12 74 (2.73%) Jasmine
13 72 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
14 71 (2.62%) NUnit
15 68 (2.51%) Mockito
16 65 (2.40%) WebDriver
17 63 (2.33%) Eclipse
18 59 (2.18%) Xcode
19 54 (1.99%) Gradle
19 54 (1.99%) Grunt
General
1 561 (20.72%) Finance
2 205 (7.57%) Banking
3 155 (5.72%) Retail
4 128 (4.73%) Telecoms
5 116 (4.28%) Marketing
6 104 (3.84%) Games
7 81 (2.99%) Publishing
8 60 (2.22%) Online Betting
9 52 (1.92%) Front Office
10 41 (1.51%) Law
10 41 (1.51%) Advertising
11 37 (1.37%) Automotive
12 34 (1.26%) Back Office
13 30 (1.11%) Financial Institution
13 30 (1.11%) Legal
14 23 (0.85%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.22%) Electronics
16 5 (0.18%) Billing
17 3 (0.11%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.074%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1944 (71.79%) Developer
2 645 (23.82%) Java Developer
3 593 (21.90%) Senior Developer
4 272 (10.04%) Senior Java Developer
5 200 (7.39%) Architect
6 156 (5.76%) .NET Developer
7 127 (4.69%) iOS Developer
8 124 (4.58%) Web Developer
9 123 (4.54%) Software Engineer
10 122 (4.51%) Lead Developer
11 116 (4.28%) C# Developer
12 113 (4.17%) PHP Developer
12 113 (4.17%) Android Developer
13 82 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
14 73 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
15 69 (2.55%) Technical Architect
16 67 (2.47%) Analyst
17 63 (2.33%) Python Developer
18 62 (2.29%) Software Developer
19 58 (2.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1032 (38.11%) Web Services
2 1020 (37.67%) HTML
3 994 (36.71%) SOAP
4 797 (29.43%) CSS
5 682 (25.18%) Spring
6 629 (23.23%) XML
7 613 (22.64%) JSON
8 583 (21.53%) .NET
9 474 (17.50%) jQuery
10 447 (16.51%) HTML5
11 370 (13.66%) ASP.NET
12 367 (13.55%) AngularJS
13 292 (10.78%) J2EE
14 276 (10.19%) Hibernate
15 251 (9.27%) Ajax
16 214 (7.90%) WCF
17 202 (7.46%) RESTful
18 201 (7.42%) CSS3
19 191 (7.05%) RabbitMQ
20 189 (6.98%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 267 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 223 (8.23%) Mobile App
3 208 (7.68%) User Experience
4 169 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
5 148 (5.47%) Client/Server
6 99 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
7 62 (2.29%) Grid Computing
8 60 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 53 (1.96%) Data Structures
10 52 (1.92%) Algorithms
11 48 (1.77%) Blog
12 43 (1.59%) Mathematics
12 43 (1.59%) iPhone
12 43 (1.59%) Visualisation
13 42 (1.55%) Blackberry
14 38 (1.40%) Social Media
15 37 (1.37%) BBC
16 35 (1.29%) N-Tier
17 33 (1.22%) iPad
18 32 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 374 (13.81%) Linux
2 285 (10.52%) Android
3 269 (9.93%) Apple iOS
4 241 (8.90%) Windows
5 179 (6.61%) UNIX
6 33 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 31 (1.14%) Debian
8 16 (0.59%) Windows Phone
9 15 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.52%) Solaris
10 14 (0.52%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (0.22%) Windows Phone 7
13 5 (0.18%) CentOS
14 4 (0.15%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.074%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.074%) AIX
16 2 (0.074%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1555 (57.42%) Agile Software Development
2 942 (34.79%) TDD
3 709 (26.18%) Scrum
4 707 (26.11%) OO
5 634 (23.41%) MVC
6 483 (17.84%) Software Engineering
7 451 (16.65%) E-Commerce
8 404 (14.92%) Continuous Integration
9 390 (14.40%) BDD
10 331 (12.22%) Open Source
11 285 (10.52%) SOA
12 249 (9.19%) Unit Testing
13 229 (8.46%) Multithreading
14 212 (7.83%) OOP
15 193 (7.13%) DevOps
16 185 (6.83%) Continuous Delivery
17 170 (6.28%) Mentoring
18 168 (6.20%) iOS Development
19 161 (5.95%) Test Automation
20 149 (5.50%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1382 (51.03%) Java
2 1139 (42.06%) JavaScript
3 671 (24.78%) SQL
4 606 (22.38%) C#
5 310 (11.45%) Python
6 299 (11.04%) PHP
7 255 (9.42%) Scala
8 215 (7.94%) Ruby
9 160 (5.91%) Objective-C
10 133 (4.91%) C++
11 118 (4.36%) PL/SQL
12 98 (3.62%) Groovy
13 89 (3.29%) Bash Shell
14 71 (2.62%) Apple Swift
14 71 (2.62%) Shell Script
15 67 (2.47%) C
15 67 (2.47%) T-SQL
16 53 (1.96%) Clojure
17 51 (1.88%) Go
18 46 (1.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 367 (13.55%) Degree
2 39 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 28 (1.03%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.48%) ISTQB
5 11 (0.41%) PMI Certification
5 11 (0.41%) ISEB
5 11 (0.41%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.33%) PMP
7 9 (0.33%) CISSP
8 5 (0.18%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.15%) MCPD
9 4 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.15%) CCIE
9 4 (0.15%) CCNP
9 4 (0.15%) CCDP
9 4 (0.15%) MCP
10 3 (0.11%) CISA
10 3 (0.11%) PhD
11 2 (0.074%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (9.05%) QA
2 20 (0.74%) SLA
3 18 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.074%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.037%) WCAG
System Software
1 74 (2.73%) Docker
2 37 (1.37%) Varnish
3 13 (0.48%) iptables
4 10 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.26%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.18%) XenApp
7 3 (0.11%) XenServer
7 3 (0.11%) vSphere
7 3 (0.11%) Squid
7 3 (0.11%) Xen
7 3 (0.11%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (0.074%) vCloud
8 2 (0.074%) pfSense
8 2 (0.074%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.074%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.074%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.074%) KVM
9 1 (0.037%) HDFS
9 1 (0.037%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.037%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 155 (5.72%) Puppet
2 104 (3.84%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (1.85%) Ansible
4 47 (1.74%) Nagios
5 24 (0.89%) Vagrant
6 20 (0.74%) Capistrano
7 17 (0.63%) Opsview
8 16 (0.59%) Salt
9 15 (0.55%) yum
10 13 (0.48%) Mesos
11 8 (0.30%) OpenNMS
12 6 (0.22%) SCCM
13 3 (0.11%) Kibana
13 3 (0.11%) logstash
13 3 (0.11%) Kubernetes
14 2 (0.074%) Graphite
15 1 (0.037%) SCOrch
15 1 (0.037%) Oozie
15 1 (0.037%) HP Operations Orchestration
15 1 (0.037%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 297 (10.97%) Oracle
2 246 (9.08%) Microsoft
3 97 (3.58%) Google
4 62 (2.29%) hybris
5 49 (1.81%) Twitter
6 47 (1.74%) Facebook
7 46 (1.70%) Splunk
8 45 (1.66%) Adobe
9 41 (1.51%) Progress
9 41 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
10 36 (1.33%) Apple
11 30 (1.11%) IBM
12 29 (1.07%) Atlassian
13 28 (1.03%) Sitecore
14 26 (0.96%) Zend
15 25 (0.92%) VMware
16 24 (0.89%) Xamarin
17 22 (0.81%) SAP
18 21 (0.78%) Sybase
18 21 (0.78%) ATG
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago