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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
UK / Scotland
Rank 92 89 136
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +47
Permanent jobs citing REST 43 68 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.92% 2.29% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.80% 6.26% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 19
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £52,000
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
895 1086 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.92% 36.65% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 564 694 812
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 £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Glasgow +12 26 £51,250 -2.38% 5
Edinburgh +3 14 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Dundee +11 1 - -
Moray - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 62 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (53.49%) Java
3 30 (34.88%) SOAP
4 29 (33.72%) Web Services
5 28 (32.56%) JavaScript
6 27 (31.40%) HTML
6 27 (31.40%) CSS
7 25 (29.07%) C#
8 24 (27.91%) .NET
9 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
9 23 (26.74%) Degree
9 23 (26.74%) AngularJS
10 22 (25.58%) MVC
10 22 (25.58%) SQL
11 21 (24.42%) JSON
12 20 (23.26%) Git (software)
12 20 (23.26%) Scrum
12 20 (23.26%) TDD
13 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET
14 18 (20.93%) Software Engineering
14 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Azure
15 17 (19.77%) OO
15 17 (19.77%) Python
15 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (18.60%) XML
16 16 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (17.44%) BDD
17 15 (17.44%) Finance
17 15 (17.44%) Jenkins

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 (8.14%) Apache Spark
2 5 (5.81%) Apache Pig
3 4 (4.65%) CMS
4 3 (3.49%) Apache
5 2 (2.33%) Confluence
5 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.16%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.16%) FileNet
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.16%) SAS
6 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (10.47%) PaaS
4 6 (6.98%) IaaS
5 5 (5.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (5.81%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (5.81%) Amazon S3
6 4 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (4.65%) SaaS
7 3 (3.49%) iPaaS
8 2 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) HTTP
2 3 (3.49%) Internet
3 2 (2.33%) Wireless
4 1 (1.16%) Broadband
4 1 (1.16%) DVB
4 1 (1.16%) LDAP
4 1 (1.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.30%) Hadoop
2 8 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.14%) Big Data
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.81%) Apache Hive
5 5 (5.81%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (5.81%) Flink
5 5 (5.81%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.81%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.49%) DB2
6 3 (3.49%) MySQL
6 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.16%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.16%) Redis
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.16%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 20 (23.26%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.44%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.63%) Subversion
4 9 (10.47%) JIRA
5 8 (9.30%) Maven
5 8 (9.30%) Selenium
6 7 (8.14%) Eclipse
7 6 (6.98%) JUnit
7 6 (6.98%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (6.98%) TeamCity
8 5 (5.81%) Cucumber
8 5 (5.81%) Jasmine
8 5 (5.81%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
9 4 (4.65%) NSubstitute
10 3 (3.49%) FitNesse
10 3 (3.49%) Gradle
11 2 (2.33%) JBehave
11 2 (2.33%) Moq
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Automotive
4 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.33%) Front Office
4 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Publishing
5 1 (1.16%) Games
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (65.12%) Developer
2 23 (26.74%) Java Developer
3 14 (16.28%) .NET Developer
4 12 (13.95%) iOS Developer
4 12 (13.95%) Senior Developer
5 11 (12.79%) C# Developer
6 10 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.81%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (5.81%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Test Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.88%) SOAP
2 29 (33.72%) Web Services
3 27 (31.40%) CSS
3 27 (31.40%) HTML
4 24 (27.91%) .NET
5 23 (26.74%) AngularJS
6 21 (24.42%) JSON
7 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET
8 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (18.60%) XML
11 12 (13.95%) CSS3
11 12 (13.95%) HTML5
12 11 (12.79%) Core Data
12 11 (12.79%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (12.79%) Spring
13 10 (11.63%) Entity Framework
14 9 (10.47%) React
15 7 (8.14%) .NET Framework
16 6 (6.98%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.65%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.33%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) User Experience
5 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.12%) Apple iOS
2 11 (12.79%) Linux
3 9 (10.47%) Windows
4 8 (9.30%) Unix
5 3 (3.49%) Android
6 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.58%) MVC
3 20 (23.26%) Scrum
3 20 (23.26%) TDD
4 18 (20.93%) Software Engineering
5 17 (19.77%) OO
6 16 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (17.44%) BDD
8 12 (13.95%) iOS Development
8 12 (13.95%) Unit Testing
9 11 (12.79%) Microservices
10 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
11 9 (10.47%) Manual Testing
11 9 (10.47%) Web Development
12 8 (9.30%) DevOps
12 8 (9.30%) Test Automation
13 7 (8.14%) Analytics
13 7 (8.14%) API Testing
13 7 (8.14%) Automation Testing
13 7 (8.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (53.49%) Java
2 28 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 25 (29.07%) C#
4 22 (25.58%) SQL
5 17 (19.77%) Python
6 14 (16.28%) Objective-C
7 10 (11.63%) Apple Swift
8 7 (8.14%) Ruby
8 7 (8.14%) TypeScript
9 6 (6.98%) GraphQL
9 6 (6.98%) Perl
10 5 (5.81%) XPath
11 4 (4.65%) C
11 4 (4.65%) PHP
11 4 (4.65%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.49%) C++
13 2 (2.33%) Scala
13 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.16%) Clojure
14 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.33%) EMIR
2 2 (2.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) Docker
2 5 (5.81%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Docker Swarm
1 5 (5.81%) Kubernetes
1 5 (5.81%) Mesos
2 1 (1.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (1.16%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
1 8 (9.30%) Oracle
2 6 (6.98%) Splunk
3 4 (4.65%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.33%) Google
4 2 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.16%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.16%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.16%) Informatica
5 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.16%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.16%) Xamarin
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