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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 82 120 83
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -37
Permanent jobs citing REST 65 51 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.61% 1.54% 2.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.74% 4.36% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 65
Median salary £48,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £31,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
965 1169 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.80% 35.26% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 640 745 940
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 September 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 25 September 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 +34 27 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Glasgow +5 26 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Stirling +15 5 £47,500 -
Fife +2 1 £40,000 +17.64%
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 119 (63.98%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (61.83%) Java
3 96 (51.61%) HTML
4 93 (50.00%) CSS
5 88 (47.31%) JavaScript
6 83 (44.62%) Finance
7 67 (36.02%) HTML5
8 56 (30.11%) CSS3
8 56 (30.11%) TDD
9 54 (29.03%) JSON
9 54 (29.03%) AngularJS
9 54 (29.03%) BDD
10 51 (27.42%) SOAP
10 51 (27.42%) OO
11 50 (26.88%) Web Services
12 48 (25.81%) Oracle
12 48 (25.81%) Git (software)
13 47 (25.27%) SDLC
13 47 (25.27%) Unit Testing
13 47 (25.27%) Software Engineering
14 46 (24.73%) Linux
15 45 (24.19%) XML
16 44 (23.66%) Scrum
17 43 (23.12%) JSP
18 42 (22.58%) Eclipse
19 40 (21.51%) jQuery
20 38 (20.43%) Virtual Team
20 38 (20.43%) NoSQL
21 37 (19.89%) Degree
21 37 (19.89%) SOA

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 35 (18.82%) Tomcat
2 17 (9.14%) CMS
3 10 (5.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 10 (5.38%) Documentum
4 6 (3.23%) Mule
5 5 (2.69%) GemFire
6 4 (2.15%) Confluence
6 4 (2.15%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (1.61%) Apache
7 3 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.61%) JBoss
7 3 (1.61%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.08%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.08%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.08%) SAS
9 1 (0.54%) Flash Media Server
9 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
2 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.54%) Sage CRM
1 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (12.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 23 (12.37%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (12.37%) Amazon S3
3 23 (12.37%) IaaS
3 23 (12.37%) PaaS
4 5 (2.69%) SaaS
5 3 (1.61%) GitHub
6 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.54%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.69%) HTTP
2 4 (2.15%) Internet
3 3 (1.61%) Firewall
3 3 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.61%) Network Security
4 2 (1.08%) FTP
4 2 (1.08%) SNMP
4 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.54%) Broadband
5 1 (0.54%) DVB
5 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.43%) NoSQL
2 33 (17.74%) SQL Server
3 18 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.60%) Big Data
4 16 (8.60%) MongoDB
5 14 (7.53%) Hadoop
6 12 (6.45%) Apache Hive
6 12 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (6.45%) HBase
6 12 (6.45%) OLAP
6 12 (6.45%) Oracle OLAP
7 10 (5.38%) Oracle Database
7 10 (5.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (4.30%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.23%) MySQL
10 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.61%) MarkLogic
11 3 (1.61%) OrientDB
11 3 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.08%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 48 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 42 (22.58%) Eclipse
3 29 (15.59%) Subversion
4 27 (14.52%) Maven
5 24 (12.90%) Jenkins
6 17 (9.14%) TeamCity
7 16 (8.60%) Cucumber
7 16 (8.60%) Selenium
8 14 (7.53%) IntelliJ
9 11 (5.91%) JIRA
10 10 (5.38%) Protractor
11 9 (4.84%) JUnit
12 8 (4.30%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (2.15%) Concordion
14 4 (2.15%) FitNesse
14 4 (2.15%) Jasmine
14 4 (2.15%) JBehave
14 4 (2.15%) Mockito
14 4 (2.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 83 (44.62%) Finance
2 36 (19.35%) Banking
3 14 (7.53%) Investment Banking
4 13 (6.99%) Games
4 13 (6.99%) Retail
4 13 (6.99%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.30%) Front Office
6 6 (3.23%) German Language
6 6 (3.23%) Italian Language
7 5 (2.69%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.61%) Automotive
9 2 (1.08%) Publishing
10 1 (0.54%) Electronics
10 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.54%) Marketing
10 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (62.90%) Developer
2 40 (21.51%) Java Developer
3 22 (11.83%) Cloud Developer
4 16 (8.60%) Architect
5 14 (7.53%) UI Developer
6 13 (6.99%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 12 (6.45%) Data Architect
7 12 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.91%) Applications Developer
8 11 (5.91%) iOS Developer
8 11 (5.91%) Technical Leader
9 9 (4.84%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.30%) Web Developer
11 7 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (3.76%) C# Developer
11 7 (3.76%) Lead Developer
11 7 (3.76%) Team Leader
12 6 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (51.61%) HTML
2 93 (50.00%) CSS
3 67 (36.02%) HTML5
4 56 (30.11%) CSS3
5 54 (29.03%) AngularJS
5 54 (29.03%) JSON
6 51 (27.42%) SOAP
7 50 (26.88%) Web Services
8 45 (24.19%) XML
9 43 (23.12%) JSP
10 40 (21.51%) jQuery
11 35 (18.82%) .NET
11 35 (18.82%) Spring
12 30 (16.13%) JSTL
13 26 (13.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (10.22%) JMS
15 16 (8.60%) Sass
16 13 (6.99%) ASP.NET
16 13 (6.99%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (6.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.43%) Virtual Team
2 30 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (15.05%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (12.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 23 (12.37%) User Experience
5 20 (10.75%) Visualisation
6 10 (5.38%) Mobile App
7 9 (4.84%) Fixed Income
8 7 (3.76%) Computer Science
9 6 (3.23%) Social Media
10 3 (1.61%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.08%) RIA
11 2 (1.08%) Statistics
11 2 (1.08%) Wiki
12 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 46 (24.73%) Linux
2 30 (16.13%) Unix
3 27 (14.52%) Windows
4 15 (8.06%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.69%) Android
6 1 (0.54%) Solaris
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (63.98%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (30.11%) TDD
3 54 (29.03%) BDD
4 51 (27.42%) OO
5 47 (25.27%) SDLC
5 47 (25.27%) Software Engineering
5 47 (25.27%) Unit Testing
6 44 (23.66%) Scrum
7 37 (19.89%) SOA
8 35 (18.82%) Microservices
9 34 (18.28%) MVC
10 29 (15.59%) Web Development
11 27 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (12.90%) DevOps
13 22 (11.83%) Analytics
13 22 (11.83%) Configuration Management
13 22 (11.83%) Machine Learning
13 22 (11.83%) Software Distribution
14 20 (10.75%) Performance Monitoring
14 20 (10.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 115 (61.83%) Java
2 88 (47.31%) JavaScript
3 33 (17.74%) C#
4 26 (13.98%) SQL
5 20 (10.75%) Perl
6 19 (10.22%) Python
7 18 (9.68%) PHP
8 13 (6.99%) Objective-C
8 13 (6.99%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.91%) Scala
10 10 (5.38%) Ruby
11 8 (4.30%) Apple Swift
11 8 (4.30%) C++
11 8 (4.30%) Groovy
12 7 (3.76%) C
13 6 (3.23%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.61%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.61%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.08%) VBScript
15 2 (1.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (19.89%) Degree
2 2 (1.08%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (0.54%) CCIE
3 1 (0.54%) CCNA
3 1 (0.54%) CCNP
3 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.54%) CISSP
3 1 (0.54%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 24 (12.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (12.37%) Kubernetes
1 23 (12.37%) Mesos
2 8 (4.30%) Rundeck
3 2 (1.08%) Fluentd
3 2 (1.08%) Nagios
3 2 (1.08%) Nessus
3 2 (1.08%) QRadar
4 1 (0.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (25.81%) Oracle
2 18 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.45%) Informatica
3 12 (6.45%) Sybase
4 11 (5.91%) Adobe
5 10 (5.38%) FatWire
6 8 (4.30%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.61%) Cisco
7 3 (1.61%) F5
7 3 (1.61%) IBM
7 3 (1.61%) Juniper
7 3 (1.61%) Sourcefire
7 3 (1.61%) Twitter
8 2 (1.08%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.08%) Facebook
8 2 (1.08%) Qualys
8 2 (1.08%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.08%) Splunk
9 1 (0.54%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.54%) Google
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £28k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago