The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 160 226 274
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +48
Permanent jobs citing REST 2209 1438 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.80% 1.27% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.48% 3.17% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1788 1175 978
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £33,400 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49321 45327 52073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.18% 40.09% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 41475 39485 46440
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

REST
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST within the UK.

REST Salary Trend in the UK

REST
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 within the UK.

REST Salary Histogram in the UK

REST
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +65 2151 £47,500 -5.00% 250
London +29 1272 £55,000 +4.76% 132
South East +85 333 £45,000 -5.26% 40
City of London +35 311 £55,000 - 34
Yorkshire +40 132 £41,500 +17.73% 15
East of England +14 118 £40,000 +10.34% 20
Surrey +49 116 £45,000 - 16
North West +9 105 £37,500 +7.14% 20
North Yorkshire +30 81 £41,500 +3.75% 6
Harrogate +29 71 £41,500 -36.15% 1
Berkshire +19 62 £45,000 -35.71% 6
West Midlands +38 59 £42,500 +6.25% 4
South West +14 57 £38,500 +10.00% 12
Cheshire +33 52 £37,500 +7.14% 5
East Midlands +17 48 £45,000 +32.35% 6
Oxfordshire +27 45 £45,000 - 4
Suffolk +13 45 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Buckinghamshire +24 40 £42,500 +14.86% 3
Manchester -16 40 £40,000 +23.07% 11
Ipswich +10 37 £41,250 +7.84% 2
Hertfordshire +4 33 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Guildford +19 31 £45,000 -20.00%
Warrington -1 31 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Hampshire -3 31 £35,000 -18.60% 6
Leatherhead +9 30 £40,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -14 29 £42,500 +25.00% 7
Scotland -5 27 £57,500 +53.33% 2
Milton Keynes +29 25 £32,500 -13.33%
Glasgow -3 24 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 24 £37,500 +15.38% 4

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 1907 (48.24%) Web Services
2 1888 (47.76%) Java
3 1810 (45.79%) JavaScript
4 1802 (45.59%) SOAP
5 1633 (41.31%) HTML
6 1376 (34.81%) .NET
7 1353 (34.23%) TDD
8 1340 (33.90%) CSS
9 1260 (31.87%) C#
10 1242 (31.42%) MVC
11 1148 (29.04%) XML
12 1118 (28.28%) SQL
13 1084 (27.42%) jQuery
14 1029 (26.03%) Scrum
15 1010 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
16 946 (23.93%) JSON
17 938 (23.73%) SQL Server
18 822 (20.79%) OO
19 800 (20.24%) ASP.NET
20 794 (20.09%) Spring
21 778 (19.68%) HTML5
22 772 (19.53%) MySQL
23 720 (18.21%) Linux
24 665 (16.82%) PHP
25 594 (15.03%) BDD
26 583 (14.75%) Software Engineering
27 577 (14.60%) WCF
28 574 (14.52%) Git (software)
29 565 (14.29%) SOA
30 556 (14.07%) Continuous Integration

REST
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 370 (9.36%) Tomcat
2 321 (8.12%) Apache
3 176 (4.45%) CMS
4 152 (3.85%) Node.js
5 132 (3.34%) IIS
6 126 (3.19%) Drupal
7 125 (3.16%) SharePoint
8 117 (2.96%) WebSphere
9 79 (2.00%) WordPress
10 64 (1.62%) nginx
11 57 (1.44%) WebLogic
12 54 (1.37%) Apache Solr
13 50 (1.26%) Adobe CQ
14 49 (1.24%) GlassFish
15 45 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
16 44 (1.11%) Umbraco
17 39 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
17 39 (0.99%) Jetty
18 37 (0.94%) Confluence
19 35 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 246 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 60 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 36 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 29 (0.73%) MS Office
6 7 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.15%) Quicktime
8 4 (0.10%) MS Project
9 3 (0.076%) SPSS
10 1 (0.025%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 55 (1.39%) Magento
2 34 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.38%) Sophis RISQUE
4 14 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
5 10 (0.25%) Summit
6 9 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.20%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.10%) JDE OneWorld
10 2 (0.051%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.051%) Zen Cart
10 2 (0.051%) Oracle Cash Management
11 1 (0.025%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.025%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 235 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (2.63%) SaaS
3 53 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
4 36 (0.91%) GitHub
5 24 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (0.48%) Office 365
7 17 (0.43%) Google Apps
8 16 (0.40%) PaaS
9 14 (0.35%) Force.com
10 13 (0.33%) Amazon S3
11 11 (0.28%) IaaS
12 9 (0.23%) Heroku
13 5 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.076%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.076%) Route 53
15 2 (0.051%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.051%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.051%) CloudFront
16 1 (0.025%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 323 (8.17%) HTTP
2 194 (4.91%) Internet
3 65 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 63 (1.59%) Intranet
5 33 (0.83%) SSL
6 32 (0.81%) LDAP
7 29 (0.73%) Kerberos
7 29 (0.73%) AMQP
8 19 (0.48%) SMTP
9 18 (0.46%) Wireless
9 18 (0.46%) X.509
10 16 (0.40%) Extranet
10 16 (0.40%) SMS
11 13 (0.33%) DNS
12 11 (0.28%) SAN
12 11 (0.28%) Firewall
13 10 (0.25%) RFID
13 10 (0.25%) Broadband
14 9 (0.23%) SSH
15 8 (0.20%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 938 (23.73%) SQL Server
2 772 (19.53%) MySQL
3 355 (8.98%) NoSQL
4 309 (7.82%) Relational Database
5 303 (7.67%) MongoDB
6 201 (5.08%) Big Data
7 191 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 166 (4.20%) RDBMS
9 131 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 127 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
11 116 (2.93%) Hadoop
12 106 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 73 (1.85%) Oracle Database
14 70 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 70 (1.77%) Redis
15 66 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 58 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
17 45 (1.14%) SQLite
18 43 (1.09%) MarkLogic
19 40 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 574 (14.52%) Git (software)
2 439 (11.11%) Subversion
3 433 (10.95%) Maven
4 384 (9.71%) Selenium
5 286 (7.24%) Jenkins
6 277 (7.01%) Visual Studio
7 258 (6.53%) JUnit
8 254 (6.43%) Cucumber
9 193 (4.88%) Eclipse
10 150 (3.79%) TeamCity
11 148 (3.74%) JIRA
12 147 (3.72%) SoapUI
13 118 (2.99%) NUnit
14 115 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
15 113 (2.86%) Ant
16 105 (2.66%) Hudson
17 97 (2.45%) SpecFlow
18 90 (2.28%) Xcode
19 84 (2.12%) WebDriver
20 72 (1.82%) Mockito
General
1 496 (12.55%) Finance
2 220 (5.57%) Banking
3 182 (4.60%) Retail
4 163 (4.12%) Marketing
5 155 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 128 (3.24%) Games
7 112 (2.83%) Publishing
8 110 (2.78%) Advertising
9 40 (1.01%) Back Office
10 36 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 32 (0.81%) Legal
12 28 (0.71%) Investment Banking
13 27 (0.68%) Front Office
14 23 (0.58%) Online Betting
15 20 (0.51%) Multimedia
15 20 (0.51%) Law
16 16 (0.40%) German Language
17 15 (0.38%) French Language
18 13 (0.33%) Billing
19 11 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 2910 (73.61%) Developer
2 860 (21.76%) Senior Developer
3 743 (18.80%) Java Developer
4 552 (13.96%) .NET Developer
5 378 (9.56%) Architect
6 340 (8.60%) C# Developer
7 324 (8.20%) PHP Developer
8 260 (6.58%) Senior Java Developer
9 239 (6.05%) Web Developer
10 228 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
11 218 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
12 208 (5.26%) Software Developer
13 204 (5.16%) Software Engineer
14 145 (3.67%) iOS Developer
15 132 (3.34%) Lead Developer
16 127 (3.21%) Technical Architect
17 125 (3.16%) Agile .NET Developer
18 116 (2.93%) Analyst
19 114 (2.88%) Front-End Developer
20 106 (2.68%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1907 (48.24%) Web Services
2 1802 (45.59%) SOAP
3 1633 (41.31%) HTML
4 1376 (34.81%) .NET
5 1340 (33.90%) CSS
6 1148 (29.04%) XML
7 1084 (27.42%) jQuery
8 946 (23.93%) JSON
9 800 (20.24%) ASP.NET
10 794 (20.09%) Spring
11 778 (19.68%) HTML5
12 577 (14.60%) WCF
13 546 (13.81%) Ajax
14 483 (12.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 479 (12.12%) Hibernate
16 422 (10.68%) CSS3
17 399 (10.09%) .NET Framework
18 384 (9.71%) J2EE
19 306 (7.74%) RESTful
20 297 (7.51%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 539 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 338 (8.55%) Open Source
3 313 (7.92%) Computer Science
4 163 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
5 139 (3.52%) Blackberry
6 106 (2.68%) Social Media
7 81 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
8 80 (2.02%) Mathematics
9 79 (2.00%) iPhone
10 70 (1.77%) iPad
11 69 (1.75%) W3C
12 68 (1.72%) N-Tier
13 54 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
14 50 (1.26%) Social Network
15 48 (1.21%) Client/Server
15 48 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 48 (1.21%) Clustering
15 48 (1.21%) Digital Media
16 39 (0.99%) Visualisation
17 37 (0.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 720 (18.21%) Linux
2 521 (13.18%) Android
3 498 (12.60%) Apple iOS
4 446 (11.28%) Windows
5 215 (5.44%) UNIX
6 45 (1.14%) Windows Phone
7 26 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
8 15 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 14 (0.35%) Windows XP
10 12 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.30%) Debian
10 12 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 11 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
12 9 (0.23%) Solaris
13 7 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
15 5 (0.13%) Windows CE
16 4 (0.10%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.051%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1353 (34.23%) TDD
2 1242 (31.42%) MVC
3 1029 (26.03%) Scrum
4 1010 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
5 822 (20.79%) OO
6 594 (15.03%) BDD
7 583 (14.75%) Software Engineering
8 565 (14.29%) SOA
9 556 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
10 473 (11.97%) E-Commerce
11 444 (11.23%) OOP
12 380 (9.61%) Unit Testing
13 331 (8.37%) Web Development
14 257 (6.50%) UML
15 236 (5.97%) Multithreading
15 236 (5.97%) iOS Development
16 222 (5.62%) Mobile Application Development
17 217 (5.49%) Android Development
18 209 (5.29%) Kanban
19 175 (4.43%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1888 (47.76%) Java
2 1810 (45.79%) JavaScript
3 1260 (31.87%) C#
4 1118 (28.28%) SQL
5 665 (16.82%) PHP
6 432 (10.93%) Ruby
7 314 (7.94%) Python
8 223 (5.64%) Objective-C
9 194 (4.91%) C++
10 171 (4.33%) T-SQL
11 163 (4.12%) Scala
12 162 (4.10%) PHP5
13 144 (3.64%) Groovy
14 116 (2.93%) Perl
15 78 (1.97%) C
16 76 (1.92%) PL/SQL
17 73 (1.85%) XPath
18 71 (1.80%) VB.NET
19 59 (1.49%) VB
20 58 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 551 (13.94%) Degree
2 62 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (0.96%) Security Cleared
4 29 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
5 25 (0.63%) MCP
6 24 (0.61%) ISEB
7 20 (0.51%) MCPD
7 20 (0.51%) MCTS
8 15 (0.38%) PhD
9 12 (0.30%) HND
10 9 (0.23%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.18%) Sun Certification
12 5 (0.13%) MCSD
12 5 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.13%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.10%) OCMJEA
13 4 (0.10%) Microsoft Certified Architect
14 3 (0.076%) CIW
15 1 (0.025%) Postgraduate
15 1 (0.025%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 305 (7.72%) QA
2 53 (1.34%) ISO 9001
3 16 (0.40%) HL7
4 10 (0.25%) ISO 14001
4 10 (0.25%) ISO 8583
5 8 (0.20%) SLA
6 5 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.076%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.051%) DICOM
System Software
1 39 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 25 (0.63%) KVM
3 14 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (0.18%) vSphere
6 3 (0.076%) Docker
6 3 (0.076%) Varnish
6 3 (0.076%) Xen
7 2 (0.051%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.025%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.025%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 66 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 65 (1.64%) Puppet
3 40 (1.01%) Vagrant
4 22 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
5 18 (0.46%) Nagios
6 14 (0.35%) Capistrano
7 10 (0.25%) OpenSSO
8 7 (0.18%) SCOrch
8 7 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
8 7 (0.18%) AppManager
8 7 (0.18%) SCCM
9 6 (0.15%) MOM
10 5 (0.13%) YUM
11 4 (0.10%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.10%) Zenoss
11 4 (0.10%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.076%) collectd
12 3 (0.076%) CFEngine
12 3 (0.076%) Ganglia
13 2 (0.051%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 554 (14.01%) Microsoft
2 435 (11.00%) Oracle
3 168 (4.25%) Zend
4 141 (3.57%) JBoss
5 140 (3.54%) Google
6 108 (2.73%) IBM
7 106 (2.68%) Twitter
8 69 (1.75%) Facebook
9 68 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
10 64 (1.62%) Adobe
11 48 (1.21%) Sitecore
12 47 (1.19%) Apple
13 45 (1.14%) HP
14 39 (0.99%) SAP
15 32 (0.81%) hybris
16 31 (0.78%) Atlassian
17 30 (0.76%) Sybase
17 30 (0.76%) TIBCO
18 23 (0.58%) Telerik
19 22 (0.56%) Sencha
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
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