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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 110 124 150
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +26
Permanent jobs citing REST 1157 1114 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.70% 2.45% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.38% 6.05% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 977 875 713
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
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
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
15673 18405 18122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.63% 40.51% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13315 15448 15791
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -52 165 £57,500 +4.54% 35
Kingston Upon Thames +14 19 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Hammersmith - 10 - - 1
Surbiton - 8 £52,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 6 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 6 £55,000 -
Wimbledon +3 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Feltham - 4 £57,500 -
Uxbridge +3 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
New Malden - 3 £47,500 -
Twickenham +2 2 £60,000 +41.17%
Brentford -3 2 £38,750 -
Chiswick -4 2 £51,250 +127.77%
Hounslow - 2 £60,000 -
Wembley -4 1 £45,000 -14.28%
Westminster -6 1 £65,000 +36.84%
Chessington -11 1 £55,000 -4.34%
Ealing - 1 £60,000 -
Bromley - 1 £90,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £47,500 - 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1277 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 964 (43.50%) Web Services
3 943 (42.55%) Java
4 921 (41.56%) TDD
5 890 (40.16%) SOAP
6 882 (39.80%) JavaScript
7 793 (35.79%) HTML
8 723 (32.63%) OO
9 687 (31.00%) .NET
10 673 (30.37%) MVC
11 633 (28.56%) C#
12 621 (28.02%) XML
13 609 (27.48%) CSS
14 602 (27.17%) JSON
15 579 (26.13%) SQL
16 525 (23.69%) Git (software)
17 509 (22.97%) Spring
18 468 (21.12%) Scrum
19 456 (20.58%) jQuery
20 422 (19.04%) BDD
21 420 (18.95%) ASP.NET
22 415 (18.73%) SQL Server
23 390 (17.60%) Finance
24 389 (17.55%) HTML5
25 388 (17.51%) Continuous Integration
26 382 (17.24%) E-Commerce
27 341 (15.39%) PHP
28 331 (14.94%) Degree
29 314 (14.17%) Software Engineering
30 302 (13.63%) NoSQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 238 (10.74%) Node.js
2 145 (6.54%) CMS
3 127 (5.73%) Apache
4 126 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
5 114 (5.14%) Tomcat
6 96 (4.33%) IIS
7 85 (3.84%) nginx
8 72 (3.25%) Apache Solr
8 72 (3.25%) WebSphere
9 60 (2.71%) JBoss
10 51 (2.30%) NServiceBus
11 41 (1.85%) Zimbra
11 41 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
12 38 (1.71%) Confluence
13 36 (1.62%) Drupal
14 33 (1.49%) SharePoint
15 32 (1.44%) Mule
16 30 (1.35%) Adobe CQ
17 20 (0.90%) Magnolia
18 18 (0.81%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 149 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 20 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.45%) MS Office
4 7 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.14%) HipChat
7 2 (0.090%) GIMP
7 2 (0.090%) Mingle
7 2 (0.090%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.045%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 52 (2.35%) Sophis RISQUE
2 22 (0.99%) Magento
3 17 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (0.41%) Agresso
6 6 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.14%) Fredhopper
8 2 (0.090%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.090%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.045%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.045%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.045%) Radian6
9 1 (0.045%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 110 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (2.66%) GitHub
4 46 (2.08%) SaaS
5 15 (0.68%) Heroku
6 12 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.41%) IaaS
7 9 (0.41%) Trello
8 8 (0.36%) PaaS
9 7 (0.32%) Office 365
10 6 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.27%) Force.com
11 5 (0.23%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.18%) ElastiCache
12 4 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.14%) CloudBees
14 1 (0.045%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.045%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 220 (9.93%) HTTP
2 104 (4.69%) Internet
3 45 (2.03%) TCP/IP
4 39 (1.76%) DNS
5 27 (1.22%) SSL
6 19 (0.86%) Intranet
7 17 (0.77%) Firewall
8 15 (0.68%) HTTPS
9 14 (0.63%) LDAP
9 14 (0.63%) Network Security
10 12 (0.54%) FTP
11 11 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (0.45%) Extranet
13 9 (0.41%) SMTP
14 8 (0.36%) Kerberos
15 7 (0.32%) Broadband
15 7 (0.32%) CTI
16 6 (0.27%) LAN
17 5 (0.23%) SAN
17 5 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 415 (18.73%) SQL Server
2 302 (13.63%) NoSQL
3 255 (11.51%) MySQL
4 219 (9.88%) MongoDB
5 165 (7.45%) Big Data
6 132 (5.96%) Relational Database
7 108 (4.87%) Redis
8 95 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 94 (4.24%) Hadoop
10 84 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 68 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
12 65 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
13 52 (2.35%) SQLite
13 52 (2.35%) RDBMS
14 50 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 40 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 36 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
17 30 (1.35%) Oracle Database
18 25 (1.13%) Couchbase
18 25 (1.13%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 525 (23.69%) Git (software)
2 226 (10.20%) Subversion
3 207 (9.34%) Selenium
4 201 (9.07%) Maven
5 171 (7.72%) Jenkins
6 145 (6.54%) Cucumber
7 141 (6.36%) JIRA
8 108 (4.87%) JUnit
8 108 (4.87%) Xcode
9 94 (4.24%) NUnit
10 93 (4.20%) Eclipse
11 84 (3.79%) TeamCity
12 83 (3.75%) Jasmine
13 82 (3.70%) Visual Studio
14 81 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
15 72 (3.25%) Mockito
16 70 (3.16%) WebDriver
17 64 (2.89%) Mocha
18 60 (2.71%) Rhino Mocks
19 58 (2.62%) SpecFlow
General
1 390 (17.60%) Finance
2 202 (9.12%) Banking
3 133 (6.00%) Retail
4 108 (4.87%) Games
5 89 (4.02%) Marketing
6 86 (3.88%) Telecoms
7 52 (2.35%) Publishing
8 51 (2.30%) Advertising
9 48 (2.17%) Front Office
9 48 (2.17%) Online Betting
10 44 (1.99%) Investment Banking
11 39 (1.76%) Legal
12 28 (1.26%) Back Office
13 20 (0.90%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.59%) French Language
15 12 (0.54%) Automotive
16 8 (0.36%) Law
17 7 (0.32%) Private Banking
18 4 (0.18%) Aerospace
19 3 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1612 (72.74%) Developer
2 434 (19.58%) Java Developer
3 403 (18.19%) Senior Developer
4 185 (8.35%) .NET Developer
5 175 (7.90%) Architect
6 149 (6.72%) PHP Developer
7 137 (6.18%) C# Developer
8 122 (5.51%) Senior Java Developer
9 120 (5.42%) iOS Developer
10 118 (5.32%) Lead Developer
11 114 (5.14%) Android Developer
12 99 (4.47%) Web Developer
13 93 (4.20%) Software Engineer
14 78 (3.52%) Software Developer
15 77 (3.47%) C# .NET Developer
16 71 (3.20%) JavaScript Developer
17 62 (2.80%) Front-End Developer
18 58 (2.62%) Technical Architect
19 53 (2.39%) Senior .NET Developer
20 49 (2.21%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 964 (43.50%) Web Services
2 890 (40.16%) SOAP
3 793 (35.79%) HTML
4 687 (31.00%) .NET
5 621 (28.02%) XML
6 609 (27.48%) CSS
7 602 (27.17%) JSON
8 509 (22.97%) Spring
9 456 (20.58%) jQuery
10 420 (18.95%) ASP.NET
11 389 (17.55%) HTML5
12 281 (12.68%) AngularJS
13 273 (12.32%) Ajax
14 242 (10.92%) RESTful
15 237 (10.69%) WCF
16 199 (8.98%) Hibernate
17 179 (8.08%) .NET Framework
18 176 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
18 176 (7.94%) CSS3
19 168 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 294 (13.27%) Open Source
2 290 (13.09%) Computer Science
3 257 (11.60%) Mobile App
4 246 (11.10%) User Experience
5 112 (5.05%) iPhone
6 97 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
7 94 (4.24%) Client/Server
8 86 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
9 76 (3.43%) iPad
10 58 (2.62%) Inversion of Control
11 45 (2.03%) Augmented Reality
11 45 (2.03%) Grid Computing
12 43 (1.94%) Social Media
13 39 (1.76%) Visualisation
13 39 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 38 (1.71%) Online Games
15 37 (1.67%) Digital Media
15 37 (1.67%) Algorithms
16 34 (1.53%) N-Tier
17 29 (1.31%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 290 (13.09%) Linux
2 279 (12.59%) Apple iOS
3 268 (12.09%) Android
4 187 (8.44%) Windows
5 93 (4.20%) UNIX
6 45 (2.03%) Mac OS X
7 30 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (1.17%) Windows Phone
9 23 (1.04%) CentOS
10 22 (0.99%) Debian
11 17 (0.77%) Ubuntu
12 14 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (0.59%) Fedora
14 11 (0.50%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (0.27%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.27%) Windows Phone 7
17 4 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
17 4 (0.18%) CoreOS
18 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1277 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 921 (41.56%) TDD
3 723 (32.63%) OO
4 673 (30.37%) MVC
5 468 (21.12%) Scrum
6 422 (19.04%) BDD
7 388 (17.51%) Continuous Integration
8 382 (17.24%) E-Commerce
9 314 (14.17%) Software Engineering
10 255 (11.51%) SOA
11 243 (10.97%) OOP
12 216 (9.75%) Multithreading
13 192 (8.66%) iOS Development
14 161 (7.27%) Android Development
14 161 (7.27%) Unit Testing
15 152 (6.86%) DevOps
16 120 (5.42%) Mentoring
17 100 (4.51%) Software Architecture
18 98 (4.42%) OOD
19 94 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 943 (42.55%) Java
2 882 (39.80%) JavaScript
3 633 (28.56%) C#
4 579 (26.13%) SQL
5 341 (15.39%) PHP
6 179 (8.08%) Python
7 166 (7.49%) Objective-C
8 130 (5.87%) Ruby
9 115 (5.19%) C++
10 114 (5.14%) Scala
11 98 (4.42%) T-SQL
12 81 (3.66%) PL/SQL
13 63 (2.84%) Shell Script
14 62 (2.80%) Groovy
15 47 (2.12%) XPath
16 38 (1.71%) Perl
17 36 (1.62%) PHP5
18 35 (1.58%) VB
19 33 (1.49%) C
20 30 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 331 (14.94%) Degree
2 18 (0.81%) ISEB
3 16 (0.72%) CISSP
4 10 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 8 (0.36%) PhD
6 7 (0.32%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.27%) OCP
7 6 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (0.27%) PMP
7 6 (0.27%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.18%) CISA
8 4 (0.18%) CISM
8 4 (0.18%) PCI QSA
8 4 (0.18%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.14%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.045%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (11.33%) QA
2 11 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.18%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.14%) SLA
4 3 (0.14%) WCAG
5 2 (0.090%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.090%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.045%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 25 (1.13%) Docker
2 21 (0.95%) Varnish
3 15 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.32%) Snort
6 6 (0.27%) Xen
7 4 (0.18%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.18%) Cygwin
8 3 (0.14%) HDFS
9 2 (0.090%) iptables
9 2 (0.090%) KVM
9 2 (0.090%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.045%) Squid
10 1 (0.045%) NFS
10 1 (0.045%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.045%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.045%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 51 (2.30%) Puppet
1 51 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (1.08%) Ansible
3 17 (0.77%) yum
4 13 (0.59%) Nagios
5 12 (0.54%) Vagrant
6 10 (0.45%) HAProxy
7 6 (0.27%) Opsview
8 5 (0.23%) Graphite
8 5 (0.23%) Salt
9 4 (0.18%) logstash
9 4 (0.18%) StatsD
10 3 (0.14%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.14%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.045%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.045%) Kibana
Vendors
1 261 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 212 (9.57%) Oracle
3 99 (4.47%) Zend
4 84 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
5 71 (3.20%) Google
6 57 (2.57%) IBM
7 51 (2.30%) hybris
7 51 (2.30%) Facebook
8 42 (1.90%) Sitecore
9 37 (1.67%) Twitter
10 36 (1.62%) Dell
10 36 (1.62%) Adobe
11 34 (1.53%) Apple
12 28 (1.26%) Splunk
13 25 (1.13%) TIBCO
14 24 (1.08%) SAP
15 23 (1.04%) Sybase
16 22 (0.99%) VMware
17 17 (0.77%) Cisco
18 14 (0.63%) ATG
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Group
Posted: Yesterday
East London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE + High Spec Laptop
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Which?
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + EQUITY
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £2.5k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago