The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 107 125 167
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +42
Permanent jobs citing REST 2746 2654 2272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.79% 2.43% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.18% 6.37% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2308 2202 1931
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38220 41666 47579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.82% 38.08% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 33229 35645 40744
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

REST
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
England +16 2553 £52,500 +5.00% 378
London +6 1401 £60,000 +4.34% 192
South East -1 385 £45,000 -5.26% 47
East of England +82 194 £50,000 +11.11% 20
City of London +31 191 £65,000 +8.33% 48
South West +21 169 £42,500 +6.25% 36
West Midlands +51 143 £40,000 -5.88% 26
Scotland +92 122 £41,250 +3.12% 8
West Sussex +60 110 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Yorkshire +35 109 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Cambridgeshire +64 94 £49,000 +15.29% 10
North West -47 92 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Glasgow +53 82 £43,750 +25.00% 5
Berkshire -25 75 £50,000 -6.97% 9
Hampshire +21 73 £40,000 -20.00% 13
Cambridge +55 72 £51,000 +27.50% 8
West Yorkshire +9 67 £52,500 +50.00% 12
Birmingham +43 65 £46,745 +43.83% 6
Surrey -18 57 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Manchester -43 57 £47,500 +18.75% 15
Hertfordshire +38 55 £50,000 +16.27% 5
Bristol +9 49 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Leeds +1 46 £45,000 +12.50% 12
East Midlands -23 38 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Gloucestershire +7 36 £55,000 +37.50% 8
North Yorkshire +38 34 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Edinburgh +32 34 £40,000 -16.66% 2
Crawley +16 34 £45,000 -12.19%
Burgess Hill +1 33 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Wiltshire +22 32 £40,000 -5.88% 3

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for REST.

1 3406 (62.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2750 (50.13%) Java
3 2494 (45.46%) JavaScript
4 2151 (39.21%) SOAP
5 2133 (38.88%) Web Services
6 2131 (38.84%) HTML
7 1750 (31.90%) SQL
8 1749 (31.88%) TDD
9 1743 (31.77%) CSS
10 1575 (28.71%) .NET
11 1551 (28.27%) XML
12 1515 (27.62%) C#
13 1420 (25.88%) MVC
14 1398 (25.48%) Scrum
15 1379 (25.14%) JSON
16 1307 (23.82%) Git (software)
17 1249 (22.77%) OO
18 1159 (21.13%) Spring
19 1065 (19.41%) jQuery
20 1036 (18.88%) AngularJS
21 1027 (18.72%) Finance
22 1013 (18.47%) SQL Server
23 958 (17.46%) HTML5
24 949 (17.30%) Software Engineering
25 948 (17.28%) Linux
26 917 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
27 903 (16.46%) ASP.NET
28 835 (15.22%) SOA
29 764 (13.93%) BDD
30 743 (13.54%) MySQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 345 (6.29%) Apache
2 306 (5.58%) Tomcat
3 227 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
4 200 (3.65%) CMS
5 184 (3.35%) JBoss
6 140 (2.55%) IIS
7 135 (2.46%) SharePoint
8 128 (2.33%) Mule
9 119 (2.17%) Apache Spark
10 117 (2.13%) WebSphere
11 113 (2.06%) WebLogic
12 109 (1.99%) nginx
13 93 (1.70%) Confluence
14 74 (1.35%) Apache Solr
15 66 (1.20%) Mule ESB
16 47 (0.86%) Drupal
16 47 (0.86%) Umbraco
17 41 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
18 40 (0.73%) Jetty
19 38 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 174 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 43 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
5 8 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.11%) MS Office
7 5 (0.091%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.073%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.055%) HipChat
10 1 (0.018%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.018%) GIMP
10 1 (0.018%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 71 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 61 (1.11%) Magento
3 59 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 44 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
5 18 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
6 15 (0.27%) Eloqua
6 15 (0.27%) SAP CRM
7 14 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
8 11 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.16%) SAP Retail
10 8 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
11 5 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
12 4 (0.073%) BusinessWorks
12 4 (0.073%) Exstream
12 4 (0.073%) Radian6
12 4 (0.073%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 4 (0.073%) SAP BPC
13 3 (0.055%) OpenCart
13 3 (0.055%) Sage CRM
14 2 (0.036%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 660 (12.03%) Amazon AWS
2 349 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 227 (4.14%) SaaS
4 148 (2.70%) GitHub
5 135 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
6 85 (1.55%) PaaS
7 84 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
8 60 (1.09%) IaaS
9 53 (0.97%) Amazon S3
10 42 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
11 38 (0.69%) Force.com
12 34 (0.62%) Google Play
13 30 (0.55%) Google Analytics
14 27 (0.49%) Office 365
15 19 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 18 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
16 18 (0.33%) TestFlight
17 17 (0.31%) Heroku
18 14 (0.26%) OpenShift
19 13 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 443 (8.08%) HTTP
2 198 (3.61%) Internet
3 69 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 57 (1.04%) SSL
5 47 (0.86%) DNS
6 43 (0.78%) LDAP
7 32 (0.58%) Firewall
8 29 (0.53%) HTTPS
9 25 (0.46%) SSH
10 19 (0.35%) VPN
11 18 (0.33%) Intranet
12 17 (0.31%) FTP
12 17 (0.31%) SNMP
13 14 (0.26%) LAN
14 11 (0.20%) AMQP
14 11 (0.20%) Network Security
15 9 (0.16%) Diameter Protocol
15 9 (0.16%) Kerberos
15 9 (0.16%) SAN
15 9 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1013 (18.47%) SQL Server
2 743 (13.54%) MySQL
3 720 (13.12%) NoSQL
4 483 (8.80%) MongoDB
5 358 (6.53%) Relational Database
6 261 (4.76%) Big Data
7 224 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 211 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
9 174 (3.17%) Redis
10 164 (2.99%) Hadoop
11 136 (2.48%) RDBMS
12 132 (2.41%) Oracle Database
13 87 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
14 75 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
15 72 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 63 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 60 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 59 (1.08%) Apache Hive
19 58 (1.06%) SQLite
20 52 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1307 (23.82%) Git (software)
2 661 (12.05%) Jenkins
3 518 (9.44%) JUnit
4 515 (9.39%) Maven
5 466 (8.49%) Subversion
6 447 (8.15%) JIRA
7 428 (7.80%) Selenium
8 293 (5.34%) Eclipse
9 290 (5.29%) Cucumber
10 276 (5.03%) Visual Studio
11 269 (4.90%) Gradle
12 235 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
13 187 (3.41%) Ant
14 167 (3.04%) PHPUnit
15 166 (3.03%) Mockito
16 146 (2.66%) NUnit
17 142 (2.59%) TeamCity
18 113 (2.06%) IntelliJ
18 113 (2.06%) Jasmine
19 109 (1.99%) WebDriver
General
1 1027 (18.72%) Finance
2 332 (6.05%) Banking
3 285 (5.20%) Retail
4 276 (5.03%) Games
5 248 (4.52%) Marketing
6 205 (3.74%) Telecoms
7 82 (1.49%) Electronics
8 81 (1.48%) Publishing
9 79 (1.44%) Advertising
10 78 (1.42%) Manufacturing
11 59 (1.08%) Law
12 50 (0.91%) Back Office
12 50 (0.91%) Financial Institution
13 47 (0.86%) Investment Banking
14 37 (0.67%) Legal
15 36 (0.66%) Front Office
16 22 (0.40%) Automotive
17 18 (0.33%) Local Government
18 15 (0.27%) German Language
19 12 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 3889 (70.89%) Developer
2 1301 (23.71%) Java Developer
3 897 (16.35%) Senior Developer
4 771 (14.05%) .NET Developer
5 671 (12.23%) C# Developer
6 538 (9.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 469 (8.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 463 (8.44%) Architect
9 348 (6.34%) PHP Developer
10 346 (6.31%) Senior Java Developer
11 338 (6.16%) Software Engineer
12 292 (5.32%) ASP.NET Developer
13 290 (5.29%) Software Developer
14 279 (5.09%) Web Developer
15 270 (4.92%) Lead Developer
16 254 (4.63%) Agile Developer
17 240 (4.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 225 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 196 (3.57%) Applications Developer
20 194 (3.54%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2151 (39.21%) SOAP
2 2133 (38.88%) Web Services
3 2131 (38.84%) HTML
4 1743 (31.77%) CSS
5 1575 (28.71%) .NET
6 1551 (28.27%) XML
7 1379 (25.14%) JSON
8 1159 (21.13%) Spring
9 1065 (19.41%) jQuery
10 1036 (18.88%) AngularJS
11 958 (17.46%) HTML5
12 903 (16.46%) ASP.NET
13 569 (10.37%) Hibernate
14 515 (9.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 506 (9.22%) CSS3
16 505 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC
17 497 (9.06%) Node.js
18 466 (8.49%) J2EE
19 450 (8.20%) .NET Framework
20 438 (7.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 506 (9.22%) Computer Science
2 402 (7.33%) Mobile App
3 391 (7.13%) User Experience
4 360 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 245 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
6 121 (2.21%) Fintech
7 118 (2.15%) Management Information System
8 108 (1.97%) Algorithms
9 85 (1.55%) Data Structures
10 83 (1.51%) N-Tier
11 81 (1.48%) Social Media
12 76 (1.39%) Visualisation
13 74 (1.35%) Virtual Team
14 69 (1.26%) iPad
15 66 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
16 65 (1.18%) Mathematics
17 52 (0.95%) Digital Media
18 51 (0.93%) Client/Server
19 46 (0.84%) Data Integration
20 37 (0.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 948 (17.28%) Linux
2 466 (8.49%) Android
3 452 (8.24%) Apple iOS
4 428 (7.80%) Windows
5 395 (7.20%) Unix
6 65 (1.18%) Ubuntu
7 60 (1.09%) Debian
8 50 (0.91%) CentOS
8 50 (0.91%) Windows Phone
9 49 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (0.55%) Mac OS X
11 25 (0.46%) Solaris
12 24 (0.44%) Windows Server
13 17 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
14 14 (0.26%) Mesosphere
15 13 (0.24%) Kali Linux
15 13 (0.24%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.18%) FreeBSD
17 9 (0.16%) Windows 10
17 9 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3406 (62.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1749 (31.88%) TDD
3 1420 (25.88%) MVC
4 1398 (25.48%) Scrum
5 1249 (22.77%) OO
6 949 (17.30%) Software Engineering
7 917 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
8 835 (15.22%) SOA
9 764 (13.93%) BDD
10 669 (12.19%) Web Development
11 632 (11.52%) Open Source
12 582 (10.61%) Unit Testing
13 546 (9.95%) E-Commerce
14 512 (9.33%) Microservices
15 451 (8.22%) SDLC
16 449 (8.18%) OOP
17 430 (7.84%) DevOps
18 358 (6.53%) Mentoring
19 350 (6.38%) Multithreading
20 340 (6.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2750 (50.13%) Java
2 2494 (45.46%) JavaScript
3 1750 (31.90%) SQL
4 1515 (27.62%) C#
5 684 (12.47%) PHP
6 485 (8.84%) Python
7 407 (7.42%) Scala
8 385 (7.02%) Ruby
9 257 (4.68%) T-SQL
10 237 (4.32%) C++
11 232 (4.23%) Groovy
12 177 (3.23%) Objective-C
13 155 (2.83%) VB.NET
14 141 (2.57%) Perl
15 128 (2.33%) Apple Swift
16 127 (2.31%) PL/SQL
17 110 (2.01%) PowerShell
18 96 (1.75%) Shell Script
19 79 (1.44%) Bash Shell
20 77 (1.40%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 706 (12.87%) Degree
2 106 (1.93%) Security Cleared
3 66 (1.20%) ISTQB
4 60 (1.09%) ISEB
5 52 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 31 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (0.44%) DV Cleared
7 24 (0.44%) PhD
8 23 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 20 (0.36%) Sun Certification
10 18 (0.33%) BC Cleared
11 16 (0.29%) PMI Certification
12 13 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (0.15%) OCP
13 8 (0.15%) Postgraduate
14 7 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.13%) HND
15 6 (0.11%) CCNP
15 6 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
16 5 (0.091%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 447 (8.15%) QA
2 75 (1.37%) SLA
3 32 (0.58%) SDET
4 29 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.13%) WAI
7 5 (0.091%) COBIT
7 5 (0.091%) GCP
7 5 (0.091%) SEPA
8 4 (0.073%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.018%) HL7
10 1 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 273 (4.98%) Docker
2 48 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 34 (0.62%) HDFS
4 32 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (0.57%) Varnish
6 15 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
8 12 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 11 (0.20%) KVM
10 10 (0.18%) iptables
11 8 (0.15%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.073%) vCloud
13 3 (0.055%) Hyper-V
14 2 (0.036%) LXC
14 2 (0.036%) NFS
15 1 (0.018%) Ceph
15 1 (0.018%) Firmware
15 1 (0.018%) Squid
15 1 (0.018%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.018%) Xen
Systems Management
1 149 (2.72%) Puppet
2 93 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (1.06%) Ansible
4 55 (1.00%) Kubernetes
5 49 (0.89%) Mesos
6 25 (0.46%) Nagios
7 23 (0.42%) yum
8 21 (0.38%) Kibana
9 17 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 14 (0.26%) logstash
11 12 (0.22%) StatsD
12 11 (0.20%) CloudHub
12 11 (0.20%) Grafana
12 11 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 9 (0.16%) OpenNMS
14 8 (0.15%) Ambari
14 8 (0.15%) Control-M
14 8 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
14 8 (0.15%) Rundeck
15 6 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 675 (12.30%) Oracle
2 502 (9.15%) Microsoft
3 225 (4.10%) Google
4 173 (3.15%) IBM
5 153 (2.79%) SAP
6 136 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
7 129 (2.35%) Zend
8 104 (1.90%) MuleSoft
9 88 (1.60%) Adobe
10 76 (1.39%) hybris
11 68 (1.24%) Atlassian
12 61 (1.11%) Xamarin
13 60 (1.09%) ServiceNow
14 57 (1.04%) Twitter
15 56 (1.02%) Splunk
15 56 (1.02%) Sybase
16 55 (1.00%) Apple
17 49 (0.89%) Facebook
18 46 (0.84%) VMware
19 44 (0.80%) Red Hat
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