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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 117 129 147
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +18
Permanent jobs citing REST 1046 965 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.56% 2.25% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.21% 5.51% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 853 778 696
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +5.12%
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
14508 17498 18872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.56% 40.77% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12410 14573 16637
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -24 177 £55,000 +4.76% 33
Chessington -4 8 £55,000 -8.33%
Kingston Upon Thames +3 5 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Wimbledon - 5 £57,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 4 £30,000 -
Sidcup - 4 £47,500 -
Uxbridge -3 3 £36,500 -18.88% 1
Surbiton - 3 £50,000 -
Bromley - 2 £90,000 - 1
Feltham - 2 £60,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £51,250 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £55,000 -
Westminster -6 1 £65,000 +36.84%
New Malden - 1 £47,500 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1210 (57.56%) Agile Software Development
2 897 (42.67%) JavaScript
3 867 (41.25%) TDD
4 866 (41.20%) Web Services
5 853 (40.58%) SOAP
6 839 (39.91%) Java
7 765 (36.39%) HTML
8 744 (35.39%) .NET
9 704 (33.49%) OO
9 704 (33.49%) MVC
10 660 (31.40%) C#
11 617 (29.35%) CSS
12 606 (28.83%) XML
13 599 (28.50%) SQL
14 554 (26.36%) JSON
15 506 (24.07%) Git (software)
16 490 (23.31%) jQuery
17 467 (22.22%) ASP.NET
18 454 (21.60%) Scrum
19 438 (20.84%) SQL Server
20 418 (19.89%) BDD
21 414 (19.70%) E-Commerce
22 391 (18.60%) Spring
23 352 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
24 332 (15.79%) PHP
25 325 (15.46%) HTML5
26 313 (14.89%) Finance
27 310 (14.75%) Degree
28 305 (14.51%) WCF
29 293 (13.94%) Software Engineering

REST
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 205 (9.75%) Node.js
2 164 (7.80%) IIS
3 140 (6.66%) CMS
4 117 (5.57%) nginx
5 107 (5.09%) Apache Solr
6 95 (4.52%) Apache
7 94 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
8 85 (4.04%) Tomcat
9 44 (2.09%) JBoss
10 40 (1.90%) WebSphere
11 39 (1.86%) NServiceBus
12 36 (1.71%) SharePoint
13 35 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
14 34 (1.62%) Confluence
14 34 (1.62%) Adobe CQ
15 29 (1.38%) Commerce Server
16 27 (1.28%) Drupal
17 24 (1.14%) Zimbra
17 24 (1.14%) Mule
18 22 (1.05%) Magnolia
Applications
1 150 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.43%) MS Office
4 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.14%) HipChat
6 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.048%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.048%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 70 (3.33%) Sophis RISQUE
2 23 (1.09%) Magento
3 16 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
5 8 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (0.38%) Agresso
6 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.095%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.048%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.048%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.048%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.048%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 128 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (5.76%) GitHub
3 111 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (3.00%) SaaS
5 43 (2.05%) Trello
6 19 (0.90%) Heroku
7 15 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.48%) IaaS
9 9 (0.43%) CloudBees
10 8 (0.38%) OpenShift
11 6 (0.29%) Office 365
12 5 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.19%) PaaS
14 3 (0.14%) Force.com
15 1 (0.048%) Amazon EMR
15 1 (0.048%) MailChimp
15 1 (0.048%) ElastiCache
15 1 (0.048%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 165 (7.85%) HTTP
2 65 (3.09%) Internet
3 36 (1.71%) Intranet
4 25 (1.19%) Extranet
5 24 (1.14%) TCP/IP
6 22 (1.05%) DNS
7 20 (0.95%) SSL
8 14 (0.67%) Firewall
9 13 (0.62%) HTTPS
9 13 (0.62%) Network Security
10 10 (0.48%) FTP
10 10 (0.48%) Kerberos
11 9 (0.43%) SMTP
12 6 (0.29%) Wireshark
12 6 (0.29%) LDAP
12 6 (0.29%) LAN
13 5 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.19%) RTP
15 3 (0.14%) Bluetooth
15 3 (0.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 438 (20.84%) SQL Server
2 289 (13.75%) MySQL
3 236 (11.23%) NoSQL
4 191 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 161 (7.66%) Big Data
6 148 (7.04%) Relational Database
7 108 (5.14%) Redis
8 105 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 91 (4.33%) Hadoop
10 64 (3.04%) SQLite
11 54 (2.57%) RDBMS
12 53 (2.52%) RavenDB
13 51 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
14 50 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 44 (2.09%) Oracle Database
16 43 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
17 40 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 33 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
18 33 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 30 (1.43%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 506 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 219 (10.42%) Selenium
3 218 (10.37%) Subversion
4 174 (8.28%) Maven
5 157 (7.47%) Cucumber
6 155 (7.37%) Jenkins
7 151 (7.18%) TeamCity
8 143 (6.80%) NUnit
9 128 (6.09%) JIRA
10 116 (5.52%) Visual Studio
11 109 (5.19%) Rhino Mocks
12 101 (4.80%) JUnit
13 96 (4.57%) Xcode
14 95 (4.52%) Eclipse
15 85 (4.04%) Jasmine
16 81 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
17 67 (3.19%) SpecFlow
17 67 (3.19%) WebDriver
18 63 (3.00%) Mockito
19 56 (2.66%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 313 (14.89%) Finance
2 185 (8.80%) Banking
3 177 (8.42%) Retail
4 107 (5.09%) Games
5 93 (4.42%) Marketing
6 85 (4.04%) Telecoms
7 69 (3.28%) Publishing
8 56 (2.66%) Front Office
9 46 (2.19%) Advertising
10 45 (2.14%) Investment Banking
10 45 (2.14%) French Language
11 39 (1.86%) Online Betting
12 25 (1.19%) Legal
13 19 (0.90%) Back Office
14 12 (0.57%) Automotive
15 10 (0.48%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.43%) Music Industry
17 7 (0.33%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.33%) Private Banking
18 5 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 1531 (72.84%) Developer
2 387 (18.41%) Senior Developer
3 375 (17.84%) Java Developer
4 214 (10.18%) .NET Developer
5 166 (7.90%) Architect
6 157 (7.47%) PHP Developer
7 145 (6.90%) C# Developer
8 116 (5.52%) Web Developer
9 108 (5.14%) Lead Developer
10 107 (5.09%) Senior Java Developer
11 106 (5.04%) Android Developer
12 101 (4.80%) iOS Developer
13 99 (4.71%) Software Engineer
14 87 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
15 86 (4.09%) Software Developer
16 69 (3.28%) Senior .NET Developer
17 64 (3.04%) Front-End Developer
18 62 (2.95%) JavaScript Developer
19 48 (2.28%) Tester
20 46 (2.19%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 866 (41.20%) Web Services
2 853 (40.58%) SOAP
3 765 (36.39%) HTML
4 744 (35.39%) .NET
5 617 (29.35%) CSS
6 606 (28.83%) XML
7 554 (26.36%) JSON
8 490 (23.31%) jQuery
9 467 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 391 (18.60%) Spring
11 325 (15.46%) HTML5
12 305 (14.51%) WCF
13 272 (12.94%) AngularJS
14 255 (12.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 238 (11.32%) Ajax
16 201 (9.56%) RESTful
17 185 (8.80%) .NET Framework
18 178 (8.47%) Hibernate
19 174 (8.28%) CSS3
20 140 (6.66%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 281 (13.37%) Open Source
2 275 (13.08%) Computer Science
3 258 (12.27%) Mobile App
4 247 (11.75%) User Experience
5 113 (5.38%) iPhone
6 73 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
7 68 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
8 67 (3.19%) Client/Server
9 62 (2.95%) Inversion of Control
10 60 (2.85%) iPad
11 54 (2.57%) Augmented Reality
12 53 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 46 (2.19%) N-Tier
14 38 (1.81%) Visualisation
15 37 (1.76%) Algorithms
16 32 (1.52%) Online Games
16 32 (1.52%) Data Integration
17 30 (1.43%) Digital Media
18 29 (1.38%) Social Media
19 28 (1.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 255 (12.13%) Linux
2 250 (11.89%) Android
3 243 (11.56%) Windows
4 236 (11.23%) Apple iOS
5 105 (5.00%) UNIX
6 38 (1.81%) Windows Phone
7 37 (1.76%) Debian
8 32 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (1.38%) Mac OS X
10 24 (1.14%) CentOS
11 17 (0.81%) Ubuntu
12 13 (0.62%) Fedora
13 12 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (0.52%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
16 7 (0.33%) Windows Phone 7
17 6 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.19%) CoreOS
18 4 (0.19%) AIX
19 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1210 (57.56%) Agile Software Development
2 867 (41.25%) TDD
3 704 (33.49%) OO
3 704 (33.49%) MVC
4 454 (21.60%) Scrum
5 418 (19.89%) BDD
6 414 (19.70%) E-Commerce
7 352 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
8 293 (13.94%) Software Engineering
9 256 (12.18%) SOA
10 242 (11.51%) OOP
11 171 (8.14%) Multithreading
12 165 (7.85%) iOS Development
13 163 (7.75%) DevOps
14 158 (7.52%) Unit Testing
15 148 (7.04%) Android Development
16 124 (5.90%) OOD
17 114 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
18 107 (5.09%) Pair Programming
19 102 (4.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 897 (42.67%) JavaScript
2 839 (39.91%) Java
3 660 (31.40%) C#
4 599 (28.50%) SQL
5 332 (15.79%) PHP
6 163 (7.75%) Python
7 156 (7.42%) Ruby
8 133 (6.33%) Objective-C
9 119 (5.66%) T-SQL
10 97 (4.61%) Scala
11 92 (4.38%) C++
12 58 (2.76%) PHP5
13 50 (2.38%) PL/SQL
13 50 (2.38%) VB
14 47 (2.24%) PowerShell
15 44 (2.09%) XPath
15 44 (2.09%) Shell Script
16 40 (1.90%) Perl
17 39 (1.86%) VBScript
17 39 (1.86%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 310 (14.75%) Degree
2 20 (0.95%) ISEB
3 17 (0.81%) PhD
4 12 (0.57%) CISSP
5 11 (0.52%) ISTQB
6 9 (0.43%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (0.29%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.29%) PCI QSA
8 6 (0.29%) CISA
8 6 (0.29%) CISM
8 6 (0.29%) PMP
8 6 (0.29%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.29%) OCP
9 3 (0.14%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.14%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.095%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.048%) MCSD
11 1 (0.048%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 270 (12.84%) QA
2 9 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.29%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.19%) WCAG
5 3 (0.14%) SLA
6 2 (0.095%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.095%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.048%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.048%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 33 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.71%) Varnish
3 14 (0.67%) Docker
4 11 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.38%) Xen
6 7 (0.33%) Snort
7 6 (0.29%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.24%) Cygwin
9 3 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.14%) HDFS
10 2 (0.095%) Platform Symphony
10 2 (0.095%) KVM
10 2 (0.095%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.095%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.048%) NFS
Systems Management
1 42 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (1.62%) Puppet
3 21 (1.00%) yum
4 16 (0.76%) Graphite
5 15 (0.71%) Ansible
6 14 (0.67%) logstash
7 10 (0.48%) HAProxy
8 9 (0.43%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.29%) Opsview
9 6 (0.29%) Nagios
10 5 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.24%) StatsD
11 3 (0.14%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.048%) Oracle Identity Management
12 1 (0.048%) Kibana
12 1 (0.048%) cPanel
Vendors
1 284 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 195 (9.28%) Oracle
3 100 (4.76%) Zend
4 68 (3.24%) Google
5 65 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
6 54 (2.57%) Facebook
7 49 (2.33%) Dell
7 49 (2.33%) IBM
8 45 (2.14%) Rackspace
8 45 (2.14%) Twitter
9 38 (1.81%) hybris
9 38 (1.81%) Adobe
10 36 (1.71%) Sitecore
11 34 (1.62%) Apple
12 26 (1.24%) Telerik
13 23 (1.09%) VMware
14 20 (0.95%) TIBCO
14 20 (0.95%) SAP
14 20 (0.95%) Sybase
15 14 (0.67%) Splunk
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £55000 per annum + excelllent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £57k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: Yesterday