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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 61 143 148
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +5
Permanent jobs citing REST 112 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.92% 0.57% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 1.55% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 68 5 22
Median salary £40,000 £48,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £48,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £49,200 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
1046 1161 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.64% 37.06% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 631 718 1069
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +57 68 £55,000 - 9
Edinburgh +22 31 £38,000 -20.83% 4
Stirling +13 16 £50,000 -
Midlothian - 4 £36,000 -
Dundee - 1 £40,000 -
REST
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REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 116 (70.73%) Java
2 89 (54.27%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (50.00%) XML
4 74 (45.12%) JSON
5 70 (42.68%) JavaScript
6 68 (41.46%) Finance
7 67 (40.85%) OO
8 62 (37.80%) Web Services
9 57 (34.76%) SOAP
10 56 (34.15%) C#
11 55 (33.54%) .NET
11 55 (33.54%) TDD
11 55 (33.54%) Spring
12 54 (32.93%) HTML
13 50 (30.49%) CSS
14 48 (29.27%) SDLC
15 46 (28.05%) Scrum
16 44 (26.83%) SQL Server
17 41 (25.00%) Oracle
18 40 (24.39%) Unit Testing
19 39 (23.78%) SQL
20 38 (23.17%) Analytical Skills
21 37 (22.56%) HTML5
22 36 (21.95%) BDD
23 35 (21.34%) Microsoft
23 35 (21.34%) Degree
23 35 (21.34%) Subversion
24 34 (20.73%) Eclipse
25 29 (17.68%) Relational Database
26 28 (17.07%) CSS3

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 18 (10.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 16 (9.76%) GemFire
2 16 (9.76%) Tomcat
3 10 (6.10%) Apache ServiceMix
3 10 (6.10%) Oracle Coherence
3 10 (6.10%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.66%) CMS
4 6 (3.66%) MQSeries
4 6 (3.66%) Node.js
5 5 (3.05%) Documentum
5 5 (3.05%) IIS
6 4 (2.44%) JBoss
7 3 (1.83%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.83%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.83%) Mule
7 3 (1.83%) SAS
8 1 (0.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (15.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.44%) InfoPath
2 4 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.83%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.27%) GitHub
1 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.05%) Amazon S3
2 5 (3.05%) IaaS
2 5 (3.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.27%) HTTP
2 5 (3.05%) Internet
3 4 (2.44%) Firewall
3 4 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (2.44%) Network Security
4 3 (1.83%) FTP
4 3 (1.83%) SNMP
4 3 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.61%) NAS
5 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.68%) Relational Database
3 19 (11.59%) NoSQL
3 19 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (6.10%) RDBMS
5 8 (4.88%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.27%) Power BI
7 5 (3.05%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.83%) Big Data
8 3 (1.83%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.83%) Parquet
9 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.61%) DB2
9 1 (0.61%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.61%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 35 (21.34%) Subversion
2 34 (20.73%) Eclipse
3 22 (13.41%) Maven
4 20 (12.20%) Git (software)
4 20 (12.20%) JIRA
4 20 (12.20%) JUnit
5 17 (10.37%) Jenkins
6 15 (9.15%) Visual Studio
7 14 (8.54%) Cucumber
8 11 (6.71%) Selenium
9 10 (6.10%) Concordion
9 10 (6.10%) JBehave
9 10 (6.10%) Mockito
10 9 (5.49%) TeamCity
11 7 (4.27%) IntelliJ
12 6 (3.66%) Ant
12 6 (3.66%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (3.05%) HP UFT
13 5 (3.05%) Jasmine
13 5 (3.05%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 68 (41.46%) Finance
2 18 (10.98%) Banking
3 16 (9.76%) Financial Institution
4 7 (4.27%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.05%) Automotive
5 5 (3.05%) Private Banking
5 5 (3.05%) Retail
6 3 (1.83%) German Language
6 3 (1.83%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.83%) Publishing
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 109 (66.46%) Developer
2 52 (31.71%) Java Developer
3 25 (15.24%) Software Developer
4 18 (10.98%) Senior Developer
5 14 (8.54%) Web Developer
6 12 (7.32%) Software Engineer
7 11 (6.71%) C# Developer
7 11 (6.71%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (6.10%) C# Software Engineer
8 10 (6.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 10 (6.10%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (5.49%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Java Web Developer
10 8 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Lead Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Lead Java Developer
11 7 (4.27%) .NET Developer
11 7 (4.27%) Analyst
11 7 (4.27%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (50.00%) XML
2 74 (45.12%) JSON
3 62 (37.80%) Web Services
4 57 (34.76%) SOAP
5 55 (33.54%) .NET
5 55 (33.54%) Spring
6 54 (32.93%) HTML
7 50 (30.49%) CSS
8 37 (22.56%) HTML5
9 28 (17.07%) CSS3
10 25 (15.24%) AngularJS
11 24 (14.63%) JSP
12 23 (14.02%) JSTL
13 22 (13.41%) ASP.NET
14 20 (12.20%) Hibernate
15 19 (11.59%) J2EE
16 18 (10.98%) JMS
16 18 (10.98%) Sass
17 17 (10.37%) Apache Camel
18 13 (7.93%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.17%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (9.15%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.88%) User Experience
5 6 (3.66%) Fixed Income
5 6 (3.66%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.05%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.05%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.05%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.83%) RIA
9 2 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.22%) Social Media
10 1 (0.61%) Clustering
10 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.61%) New Media
10 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.24%) Windows
2 20 (12.20%) Linux
3 12 (7.32%) Unix
4 8 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.05%) Android
5 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.44%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.61%) Solaris
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (54.27%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (40.85%) OO
3 55 (33.54%) TDD
4 48 (29.27%) SDLC
5 46 (28.05%) Scrum
6 40 (24.39%) Unit Testing
7 36 (21.95%) BDD
8 22 (13.41%) Mentoring
9 20 (12.20%) MVC
9 20 (12.20%) Web Development
10 16 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (9.76%) OOD
11 15 (9.15%) High Availability
11 15 (9.15%) Kanban
11 15 (9.15%) Software Engineering
12 14 (8.54%) CRM
12 14 (8.54%) Microservices
13 12 (7.32%) Analytics
13 12 (7.32%) SOA
13 12 (7.32%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (70.73%) Java
2 70 (42.68%) JavaScript
3 56 (34.15%) C#
4 39 (23.78%) SQL
5 25 (15.24%) Python
6 19 (11.59%) PHP
7 18 (10.98%) PowerShell
8 14 (8.54%) VB.NET
9 13 (7.93%) Perl
10 12 (7.32%) Ruby
11 6 (3.66%) Jython
11 6 (3.66%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.05%) Scala
13 4 (2.44%) C
13 4 (2.44%) C++
13 4 (2.44%) Groovy
13 4 (2.44%) SPARQL
13 4 (2.44%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.83%) VBScript
15 2 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (21.34%) Degree
2 4 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.61%) CCIE
3 1 (0.61%) CCNA
3 1 (0.61%) CCNP
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.61%) CISSP
3 1 (0.61%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.83%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (4.27%) Docker
2 4 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.05%) Kubernetes
1 5 (3.05%) Mesos
2 4 (2.44%) Rundeck
3 3 (1.83%) Ansible
3 3 (1.83%) Fluentd
3 3 (1.83%) Nagios
3 3 (1.83%) Nessus
3 3 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.83%) Puppet
3 3 (1.83%) QRadar
Vendors
1 41 (25.00%) Oracle
2 35 (21.34%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.59%) Sybase
4 18 (10.98%) Adobe
5 10 (6.10%) Cegedim Rx
5 10 (6.10%) DevExpress
5 10 (6.10%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.66%) Sage
7 5 (3.05%) F5
7 5 (3.05%) FatWire
8 4 (2.44%) Cisco
8 4 (2.44%) Juniper
8 4 (2.44%) Sourcefire
8 4 (2.44%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.83%) ArcSight
9 3 (1.83%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.83%) Qualys
9 3 (1.83%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.83%) Splunk
10 2 (1.22%) IBM
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