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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
UK / Scotland
Rank 100 113 100
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing REST 32 36 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.43% 1.25% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.66% 3.44% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 39
Median salary £55,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £37,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%

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
875 1048 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.98% 36.25% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 553 671 829
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +11 16 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Glasgow +11 16 £55,000 +39.24% 1
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 71 (79.78%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (48.31%) Java
3 33 (37.08%) HTML
4 31 (34.83%) JavaScript
4 31 (34.83%) CSS
5 25 (28.09%) SOAP
5 25 (28.09%) Web Services
5 25 (28.09%) Scrum
5 25 (28.09%) Software Engineering
6 22 (24.72%) TDD
7 21 (23.60%) C#
7 21 (23.60%) .NET
7 21 (23.60%) Degree
8 20 (22.47%) BDD
8 20 (22.47%) AngularJS
8 20 (22.47%) Finance
9 19 (21.35%) MVC
9 19 (21.35%) OO
9 19 (21.35%) Git (software)
10 17 (19.10%) JSON
11 16 (17.98%) HTML5
11 16 (17.98%) SQL
12 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
12 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET
12 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (16.85%) Apple iOS
13 14 (15.73%) CSS3
13 14 (15.73%) XML
13 14 (15.73%) Linux
13 14 (15.73%) Objective-C

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 7 (7.87%) CMS
2 6 (6.74%) Apache Spark
2 6 (6.74%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.62%) Apache
4 4 (4.49%) Apache Pig
4 4 (4.49%) Confluence
5 3 (3.37%) JBoss
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.12%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (7.87%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (7.87%) Amazon S3
3 7 (7.87%) IaaS
3 7 (7.87%) PaaS
3 7 (7.87%) SaaS
4 4 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.12%) GitHub
5 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) HTTP
2 3 (3.37%) Internet
3 1 (1.12%) Broadband
3 1 (1.12%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.36%) Big Data
2 11 (12.36%) Hadoop
3 10 (11.24%) NoSQL
4 9 (10.11%) Apache Hive
5 7 (7.87%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.87%) MySQL
5 7 (7.87%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.62%) HBase
6 5 (5.62%) OLAP
6 5 (5.62%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.49%) Flink
8 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.25%) MarkLogic
9 2 (2.25%) OrientDB
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.12%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 19 (21.35%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.48%) JIRA
3 10 (11.24%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.24%) Subversion
3 10 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (8.99%) Selenium
5 7 (7.87%) Eclipse
5 7 (7.87%) Maven
6 6 (6.74%) Jasmine
6 6 (6.74%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (5.62%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.49%) FitNesse
8 4 (4.49%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.37%) JUnit
10 2 (2.25%) Appium
10 2 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (2.25%) Robot Framework
10 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
11 1 (1.12%) Gradle
General
1 20 (22.47%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.62%) Banking
3 5 (5.62%) Games
3 5 (5.62%) Retail
4 2 (2.25%) Automotive
4 2 (2.25%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.25%) Publishing
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) Front Office
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (60.67%) Developer
2 21 (23.60%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.98%) .NET Developer
4 14 (15.73%) iOS Developer
5 12 (13.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.48%) C# Developer
5 12 (13.48%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Architect
7 7 (7.87%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Java Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Test Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Data Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.08%) HTML
2 31 (34.83%) CSS
3 25 (28.09%) SOAP
3 25 (28.09%) Web Services
4 21 (23.60%) .NET
5 20 (22.47%) AngularJS
6 17 (19.10%) JSON
7 16 (17.98%) HTML5
8 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET
8 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (15.73%) CSS3
9 14 (15.73%) XML
10 13 (14.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (14.61%) Core Data
11 12 (13.48%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (11.24%) Spring
13 9 (10.11%) Ember.js
14 7 (7.87%) JSP
14 7 (7.87%) JSTL
14 7 (7.87%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.87%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.49%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.37%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.25%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.25%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Wiki
6 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.12%) Physics
6 1 (1.12%) User Experience
6 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.85%) Apple iOS
2 14 (15.73%) Linux
3 9 (10.11%) Unix
4 8 (8.99%) Windows
5 1 (1.12%) Android
5 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (79.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.09%) Scrum
2 25 (28.09%) Software Engineering
3 22 (24.72%) TDD
4 20 (22.47%) BDD
5 19 (21.35%) MVC
5 19 (21.35%) OO
6 14 (15.73%) iOS Development
6 14 (15.73%) Microservices
7 12 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
8 11 (12.36%) Unit Testing
9 10 (11.24%) Manual Testing
9 10 (11.24%) Web Development
10 9 (10.11%) Automation Testing
11 8 (8.99%) API Testing
11 8 (8.99%) Test Scripting
12 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
12 7 (7.87%) Kanban
12 7 (7.87%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.31%) Java
2 31 (34.83%) JavaScript
3 21 (23.60%) C#
4 16 (17.98%) SQL
5 14 (15.73%) Objective-C
6 13 (14.61%) Python
7 12 (13.48%) Apple Swift
8 11 (12.36%) Perl
9 10 (11.24%) TypeScript
10 8 (8.99%) PHP
10 8 (8.99%) Ruby
11 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
12 4 (4.49%) C
12 4 (4.49%) GraphQL
13 3 (3.37%) C++
13 3 (3.37%) Scala
14 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
15 1 (1.12%) Clojure
15 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
15 1 (1.12%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (23.60%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.36%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.12%) EMIR
2 1 (1.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (10.11%) Docker
2 4 (4.49%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) Kubernetes
1 7 (7.87%) Mesos
2 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (12.36%) Oracle
2 5 (5.62%) Informatica
3 4 (4.49%) Splunk
4 3 (3.37%) IBM
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.12%) Google
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) Twitter
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