The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 56 146 133
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -13
Permanent jobs citing REST 121 20 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.27% 0.64% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.61% 1.79% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 50 9 40
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £48,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
REST
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1042 1118 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.79% 35.51% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 545 692 1055
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

REST
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

REST Salary Trend in Scotland

REST
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Scotland

REST
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +46 81 £43,750 +25.00% 6
Edinburgh +40 34 £40,000 -16.66% 2
Stirling - 9 £47,500 -
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for REST.

1 141 (67.79%) Java
2 113 (54.33%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (45.19%) Finance
3 94 (45.19%) JavaScript
4 89 (42.79%) HTML
5 86 (41.35%) CSS
5 86 (41.35%) JSON
6 81 (38.94%) XML
7 78 (37.50%) OO
8 69 (33.17%) Web Services
9 68 (32.69%) SOAP
10 65 (31.25%) TDD
10 65 (31.25%) HTML5
10 65 (31.25%) SDLC
11 59 (28.37%) Unit Testing
12 56 (26.92%) C#
13 55 (26.44%) .NET
13 55 (26.44%) BDD
14 54 (25.96%) CSS3
14 54 (25.96%) Oracle
14 54 (25.96%) Spring
15 50 (24.04%) Scrum
16 48 (23.08%) SQL Server
17 47 (22.60%) Eclipse
18 45 (21.63%) Degree
18 45 (21.63%) Analytical Skills
19 44 (21.15%) SQL
20 43 (20.67%) AngularJS
21 41 (19.71%) JSP
21 41 (19.71%) Linux

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 20 (9.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 16 (7.69%) GemFire
4 11 (5.29%) CMS
5 10 (4.81%) Documentum
5 10 (4.81%) Oracle Coherence
6 9 (4.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.88%) Apache ServiceMix
7 6 (2.88%) MQSeries
7 6 (2.88%) Mule
8 4 (1.92%) IIS
9 3 (1.44%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.44%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.44%) SAS
10 1 (0.48%) Confluence
10 1 (0.48%) Flash Media Server
10 1 (0.48%) JBoss
Applications
1 23 (11.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) InfoPath
2 3 (1.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.44%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (8.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 18 (8.65%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (8.65%) Amazon S3
2 18 (8.65%) IaaS
2 18 (8.65%) PaaS
3 7 (3.37%) GitHub
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.37%) HTTP
1 7 (3.37%) Internet
2 5 (2.40%) Firewall
2 5 (2.40%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (2.40%) Network Security
3 3 (1.44%) FTP
3 3 (1.44%) SNMP
3 3 (1.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.48%) LDAP
4 1 (0.48%) NAS
4 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 29 (13.94%) NoSQL
4 17 (8.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (5.77%) RDBMS
6 11 (5.29%) MongoDB
7 10 (4.81%) Oracle Database
7 10 (4.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (4.33%) Big Data
9 7 (3.37%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.92%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.92%) HBase
11 4 (1.92%) OLAP
11 4 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (1.44%) Parquet
12 3 (1.44%) Power BI
13 1 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.48%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 47 (22.60%) Eclipse
2 41 (19.71%) Subversion
3 40 (19.23%) Git (software)
4 29 (13.94%) Maven
5 25 (12.02%) Jenkins
6 19 (9.13%) Cucumber
6 19 (9.13%) JUnit
7 18 (8.65%) Selenium
8 16 (7.69%) TeamCity
9 15 (7.21%) JIRA
10 14 (6.73%) IntelliJ
11 11 (5.29%) Visual Studio
12 10 (4.81%) Concordion
12 10 (4.81%) JBehave
12 10 (4.81%) Mockito
13 8 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (3.37%) Karma Test Runner
14 7 (3.37%) Protractor
15 6 (2.88%) Ant
16 5 (2.40%) HP UFT
General
1 94 (45.19%) Finance
2 33 (15.87%) Banking
3 14 (6.73%) Investment Banking
4 13 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 9 (4.33%) Retail
6 8 (3.85%) Front Office
7 7 (3.37%) Automotive
8 6 (2.88%) German Language
8 6 (2.88%) Italian Language
9 5 (2.40%) Games
9 5 (2.40%) Private Banking
10 4 (1.92%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 138 (66.35%) Developer
2 57 (27.40%) Java Developer
3 21 (10.10%) Software Developer
4 18 (8.65%) Cloud Developer
5 16 (7.69%) UI Developer
6 15 (7.21%) Full Stack Developer
6 15 (7.21%) Web Developer
7 14 (6.73%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.29%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.29%) Technical Leader
9 10 (4.81%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (4.33%) .NET Developer
10 9 (4.33%) Java Web Developer
10 9 (4.33%) Lead Developer
10 9 (4.33%) Lead Java Developer
11 8 (3.85%) Security Engineer
12 7 (3.37%) C# Developer
12 7 (3.37%) C# Software Developer
12 7 (3.37%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (3.37%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (42.79%) HTML
2 86 (41.35%) CSS
2 86 (41.35%) JSON
3 81 (38.94%) XML
4 69 (33.17%) Web Services
5 68 (32.69%) SOAP
6 65 (31.25%) HTML5
7 55 (26.44%) .NET
8 54 (25.96%) CSS3
8 54 (25.96%) Spring
9 43 (20.67%) AngularJS
10 41 (19.71%) JSP
11 33 (15.87%) jQuery
12 31 (14.90%) JSTL
13 25 (12.02%) JMS
14 21 (10.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (9.62%) Hibernate
15 20 (9.62%) Sass
16 19 (9.13%) ASP.NET
17 17 (8.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.63%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (14.90%) Virtual Team
3 24 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (10.10%) User Experience
5 19 (9.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 18 (8.65%) Visualisation
7 13 (6.25%) Computer Science
8 10 (4.81%) Fixed Income
9 7 (3.37%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.88%) Data Centre
11 5 (2.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (2.40%) Social Media
12 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.44%) RIA
13 2 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.96%) Statistics
14 1 (0.48%) Clustering
14 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.71%) Linux
2 33 (15.87%) Windows
3 28 (13.46%) Unix
4 11 (5.29%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.37%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.88%) Android
7 4 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.44%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.48%) Solaris
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (54.33%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (37.50%) OO
3 65 (31.25%) SDLC
3 65 (31.25%) TDD
4 59 (28.37%) Unit Testing
5 55 (26.44%) BDD
6 50 (24.04%) Scrum
7 36 (17.31%) Software Engineering
8 35 (16.83%) SOA
9 28 (13.46%) Microservices
9 28 (13.46%) Web Development
10 27 (12.98%) MVC
11 25 (12.02%) Analytics
12 24 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (10.10%) Mentoring
14 19 (9.13%) Configuration Management
14 19 (9.13%) DevOps
14 19 (9.13%) Wealth Management
15 18 (8.65%) Multithreading
15 18 (8.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 141 (67.79%) Java
2 94 (45.19%) JavaScript
3 56 (26.92%) C#
4 44 (21.15%) SQL
5 33 (15.87%) Python
6 21 (10.10%) PHP
7 18 (8.65%) Perl
8 17 (8.17%) PowerShell
9 15 (7.21%) Ruby
9 15 (7.21%) VB.NET
10 10 (4.81%) Shell Script
11 9 (4.33%) Scala
12 8 (3.85%) C++
12 8 (3.85%) Groovy
12 8 (3.85%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.88%) C
13 6 (2.88%) Jython
14 4 (1.92%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.92%) SPARQL
15 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (21.63%) Degree
2 3 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (0.96%) CCIE
3 2 (0.96%) CCNA
3 2 (0.96%) CCNP
3 2 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.96%) CISSP
3 2 (0.96%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.44%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (8.65%) Docker
2 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (8.65%) Kubernetes
1 18 (8.65%) Mesos
2 8 (3.85%) Rundeck
3 3 (1.44%) Fluentd
3 3 (1.44%) Nagios
3 3 (1.44%) Nessus
3 3 (1.44%) QRadar
4 1 (0.48%) Ansible
4 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (25.96%) Oracle
2 32 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 23 (11.06%) Sybase
4 21 (10.10%) Adobe
5 10 (4.81%) FatWire
6 8 (3.85%) TIBCO
7 6 (2.88%) Cegedim Rx
7 6 (2.88%) DevExpress
7 6 (2.88%) F5
7 6 (2.88%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.88%) Sage
8 5 (2.40%) Cisco
8 5 (2.40%) Juniper
8 5 (2.40%) Sourcefire
9 4 (1.92%) Informatica
10 3 (1.44%) ArcSight
10 3 (1.44%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.44%) Qualys
10 3 (1.44%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.44%) Splunk
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