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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 102 123 80
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -43
Permanent jobs citing REST 36 39 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.51% 1.27% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.04% 3.62% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 58
Median salary £47,750 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.43% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,550 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
892 1078 1283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.49% 35.09% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 586 685 923
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Edinburgh +19 19 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Glasgow +15 15 £36,500 -2.66% 3
Stirling +10 2 £47,500 -
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REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 93 (83.04%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (45.54%) HTML
3 49 (43.75%) CSS
4 48 (42.86%) Java
4 48 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 35 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 33 (29.46%) Finance
7 31 (27.68%) Scrum
7 31 (27.68%) Software Engineering
8 30 (26.79%) HTML5
9 28 (25.00%) MVC
9 28 (25.00%) TDD
10 26 (23.21%) C#
10 26 (23.21%) SOAP
10 26 (23.21%) Web Services
11 25 (22.32%) BDD
11 25 (22.32%) CSS3
11 25 (22.32%) Git (software)
12 24 (21.43%) Linux
13 23 (20.54%) .NET
13 23 (20.54%) Degree
14 21 (18.75%) Microservices
15 20 (17.86%) JSON
16 19 (16.96%) Unit Testing
16 19 (16.96%) Apple iOS
16 19 (16.96%) OO
17 18 (16.07%) Objective-C
17 18 (16.07%) JSP
17 18 (16.07%) iOS Development
18 17 (15.18%) Core Data

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 10 (8.93%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.25%) CMS
3 4 (3.57%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.57%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.57%) Confluence
4 3 (2.68%) Apache
4 3 (2.68%) JBoss
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.89%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 11 (9.82%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (9.82%) Amazon S3
2 11 (9.82%) IaaS
2 11 (9.82%) PaaS
3 7 (6.25%) SaaS
4 4 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.89%) GitHub
5 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.89%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) HTTP
2 1 (0.89%) Broadband
2 1 (0.89%) DVB
2 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 14 (12.50%) Big Data
1 14 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 14 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (8.93%) HBase
2 10 (8.93%) OLAP
2 10 (8.93%) Oracle OLAP
3 6 (5.36%) MySQL
4 5 (4.46%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.46%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.57%) Flink
5 4 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.79%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.79%) OrientDB
6 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.89%) DocumentDB
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 25 (22.32%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.61%) Eclipse
3 12 (10.71%) JIRA
4 11 (9.82%) Subversion
5 10 (8.93%) Jenkins
5 10 (8.93%) Karma Test Runner
5 10 (8.93%) Selenium
5 10 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (7.14%) Maven
7 6 (5.36%) Jasmine
7 6 (5.36%) Protractor
8 4 (3.57%) Appium
8 4 (3.57%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.68%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.68%) JUnit
9 3 (2.68%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.79%) Robot Framework
10 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.89%) Ant
General
1 33 (29.46%) Finance
2 13 (11.61%) Banking
3 11 (9.82%) Telecoms
4 10 (8.93%) Games
4 10 (8.93%) Retail
5 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.79%) Automotive
7 1 (0.89%) Electronics
7 1 (0.89%) Front Office
7 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (58.93%) Developer
2 19 (16.96%) Java Developer
3 18 (16.07%) iOS Developer
4 16 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 13 (11.61%) Architect
6 12 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (10.71%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.93%) Data Architect
8 8 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 7 (6.25%) Technical Leader
10 6 (5.36%) Applications Developer
10 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Cloud Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Test Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Angular Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (45.54%) HTML
2 49 (43.75%) CSS
3 35 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 30 (26.79%) HTML5
5 26 (23.21%) SOAP
5 26 (23.21%) Web Services
6 25 (22.32%) CSS3
7 23 (20.54%) .NET
8 20 (17.86%) JSON
9 18 (16.07%) JSP
10 17 (15.18%) Core Data
11 16 (14.29%) jQuery
12 15 (13.39%) ASP.NET
12 15 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (11.61%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (11.61%) XML
14 12 (10.71%) JSTL
14 12 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (8.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.39%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (11.61%) Virtual Team
3 11 (9.82%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.36%) User Experience
7 5 (4.46%) Visualisation
8 4 (3.57%) Public Cloud
9 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.68%) Social Media
10 2 (1.79%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.79%) Wiki
11 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.43%) Linux
2 19 (16.96%) Apple iOS
3 14 (12.50%) Unix
4 13 (11.61%) Windows
5 1 (0.89%) Android
5 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (83.04%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.68%) Scrum
2 31 (27.68%) Software Engineering
3 28 (25.00%) MVC
3 28 (25.00%) TDD
4 25 (22.32%) BDD
5 21 (18.75%) Microservices
6 19 (16.96%) OO
6 19 (16.96%) Unit Testing
7 18 (16.07%) iOS Development
8 15 (13.39%) SOA
8 15 (13.39%) Web Development
9 12 (10.71%) Automation Testing
9 12 (10.71%) Kanban
10 11 (9.82%) Configuration Management
10 11 (9.82%) Manual Testing
10 11 (9.82%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.93%) Data Architecture
11 10 (8.93%) Data Modelling
11 10 (8.93%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 48 (42.86%) Java
1 48 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 26 (23.21%) C#
3 18 (16.07%) Objective-C
4 16 (14.29%) Perl
5 14 (12.50%) Apple Swift
5 14 (12.50%) SQL
6 11 (9.82%) Python
7 10 (8.93%) Shell Script
7 10 (8.93%) TypeScript
8 9 (8.04%) PHP
9 8 (7.14%) Ruby
10 6 (5.36%) C
10 6 (5.36%) C++
11 3 (2.68%) Scala
12 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.89%) Clojure
13 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.89%) XPath
13 1 (0.89%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 23 (20.54%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.82%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.71%) Docker
2 4 (3.57%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (9.82%) Kubernetes
1 11 (9.82%) Mesos
2 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (14.29%) Oracle
2 10 (8.93%) Informatica
3 4 (3.57%) Splunk
4 3 (2.68%) IBM
4 3 (2.68%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.89%) Adobe
5 1 (0.89%) Google
5 1 (0.89%) SAP
5 1 (0.89%) Twitter
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