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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 109 130 164
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +34
Permanent jobs citing REST 2696 2635 2270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.75% 2.40% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 6.33% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2276 2182 1929
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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
37745 41603 48026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.43% 37.92% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32695 35535 41060
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +11 2487 £52,500 +5.00% 390
London 0 1316 £60,000 +9.09% 207
South East -10 398 £46,500 -2.10% 47
East of England +84 200 £46,250 +2.77% 24
West Midlands +77 188 £42,500 - 21
City of London +33 179 £60,000 - 52
South West +5 150 £41,000 +2.50% 34
Scotland +89 125 £40,000 -16.66% 4
West Sussex +62 124 £45,000 -12.19% 6
Cambridgeshire +53 103 £45,000 -10.00% 11
North West -25 99 £45,000 +12.50% 35
Birmingham +64 94 £43,125 +38.00% 6
Yorkshire +22 89 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Glasgow +58 83 £51,250 +50.73% 2
Berkshire -13 80 £50,000 -9.09% 8
Cambridge +45 72 £50,500 +15.42% 9
Surrey -32 61 £53,750 +19.44% 12
Hampshire -2 60 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Manchester -33 60 £47,500 +18.75% 25
West Yorkshire +10 53 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Bristol +15 51 £42,500 +3.65% 8
Hertfordshire +52 48 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Leeds +14 39 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Reading +12 37 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Burgess Hill +4 36 £45,000 -18.18% 2
East Midlands -27 34 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Edinburgh +28 33 £38,750 -19.27% 1
Crawley +16 32 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East Sussex +20 30 £45,000 -23.40% 3
North Yorkshire +31 29 £40,000 -8.04% 6

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3338 (62.21%) Agile Software Development
2 2697 (50.26%) Java
3 2454 (45.73%) JavaScript
4 2149 (40.05%) SOAP
5 2123 (39.56%) Web Services
6 2061 (38.41%) HTML
7 1784 (33.25%) SQL
8 1725 (32.15%) CSS
9 1699 (31.66%) TDD
10 1568 (29.22%) .NET
11 1549 (28.87%) XML
12 1524 (28.40%) C#
13 1387 (25.85%) Scrum
14 1373 (25.59%) MVC
15 1368 (25.49%) JSON
16 1261 (23.50%) OO
17 1254 (23.37%) Git (software)
18 1160 (21.62%) Spring
19 1069 (19.92%) jQuery
20 1040 (19.38%) SQL Server
21 990 (18.45%) Finance
22 974 (18.15%) AngularJS
23 941 (17.54%) HTML5
24 935 (17.42%) Software Engineering
25 915 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
26 913 (17.01%) Linux
27 904 (16.85%) ASP.NET
28 813 (15.15%) SOA
29 755 (14.07%) MySQL
30 722 (13.46%) BDD

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
1 464 (8.65%) Node.js
2 352 (6.56%) Apache
3 312 (5.81%) Tomcat
4 223 (4.16%) Elasticsearch
5 193 (3.60%) JBoss
6 191 (3.56%) CMS
7 143 (2.66%) SharePoint
8 138 (2.57%) IIS
9 137 (2.55%) WebLogic
10 132 (2.46%) WebSphere
11 126 (2.35%) Mule
12 113 (2.11%) nginx
13 109 (2.03%) Apache Spark
14 79 (1.47%) Confluence
15 75 (1.40%) Apache Solr
16 70 (1.30%) Mule ESB
17 53 (0.99%) Umbraco
18 47 (0.88%) Drupal
19 39 (0.73%) Jetty
20 37 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 185 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 52 (0.97%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.19%) MS Office
4 9 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.037%) GIMP
7 2 (0.037%) HipChat
7 2 (0.037%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.037%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.019%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.019%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 70 (1.30%) Magento
2 68 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 57 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 44 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
5 15 (0.28%) SAP CRM
6 14 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
7 13 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
8 12 (0.22%) Eloqua
9 6 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
9 6 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
10 5 (0.093%) SAP Retail
11 4 (0.075%) Exstream
11 4 (0.075%) OpenCart
11 4 (0.075%) Radian6
11 4 (0.075%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (0.056%) Sage CRM
12 3 (0.056%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 2 (0.037%) Dynamics NAV
13 2 (0.037%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 617 (11.50%) Amazon AWS
2 354 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 245 (4.57%) SaaS
4 154 (2.87%) GitHub
5 126 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
6 83 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
7 72 (1.34%) PaaS
8 52 (0.97%) IaaS
9 43 (0.80%) Amazon S3
10 39 (0.73%) Force.com
11 38 (0.71%) Google Play
12 37 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
13 34 (0.63%) Heroku
14 30 (0.56%) Google Analytics
15 25 (0.47%) Office 365
16 17 (0.32%) CloudFront
17 16 (0.30%) OpenShift
18 15 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 13 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 12 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 456 (8.50%) HTTP
2 173 (3.22%) Internet
3 70 (1.30%) SSL
4 62 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 48 (0.89%) LDAP
6 47 (0.88%) DNS
7 36 (0.67%) HTTPS
8 33 (0.61%) Firewall
9 22 (0.41%) SSH
10 21 (0.39%) VPN
11 17 (0.32%) Intranet
11 17 (0.32%) LAN
12 14 (0.26%) SNMP
13 13 (0.24%) AMQP
13 13 (0.24%) FTP
14 12 (0.22%) Network Security
15 11 (0.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 11 (0.20%) Kerberos
16 10 (0.19%) DHCP
16 10 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1040 (19.38%) SQL Server
2 755 (14.07%) MySQL
3 722 (13.46%) NoSQL
4 499 (9.30%) MongoDB
5 343 (6.39%) Relational Database
6 263 (4.90%) Big Data
7 224 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 195 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
9 179 (3.34%) Hadoop
10 166 (3.09%) Redis
11 137 (2.55%) Oracle Database
12 132 (2.46%) RDBMS
13 90 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
14 85 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 76 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 66 (1.23%) Apache Hive
17 65 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 59 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
19 56 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
20 52 (0.97%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1254 (23.37%) Git (software)
2 601 (11.20%) Jenkins
3 542 (10.10%) JUnit
4 487 (9.08%) Maven
5 460 (8.57%) Subversion
6 436 (8.13%) JIRA
7 423 (7.88%) Selenium
8 288 (5.37%) Eclipse
9 283 (5.27%) Visual Studio
10 273 (5.09%) Cucumber
11 247 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
12 206 (3.84%) Gradle
13 175 (3.26%) Ant
14 163 (3.04%) Mockito
15 146 (2.72%) PHPUnit
16 141 (2.63%) TeamCity
17 140 (2.61%) NUnit
18 120 (2.24%) IntelliJ
19 110 (2.05%) WebDriver
20 109 (2.03%) Jasmine
General
1 990 (18.45%) Finance
2 302 (5.63%) Banking
3 276 (5.14%) Retail
4 253 (4.71%) Games
5 231 (4.30%) Marketing
6 196 (3.65%) Telecoms
7 78 (1.45%) Electronics
8 75 (1.40%) Advertising
8 75 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 73 (1.36%) Publishing
10 58 (1.08%) Law
11 53 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 46 (0.86%) Back Office
13 44 (0.82%) Investment Banking
14 34 (0.63%) Legal
15 32 (0.60%) Front Office
16 22 (0.41%) Local Government
17 18 (0.34%) Automotive
18 15 (0.28%) German Language
19 12 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 3780 (70.44%) Developer
2 1303 (24.28%) Java Developer
3 849 (15.82%) Senior Developer
4 751 (14.00%) .NET Developer
5 692 (12.90%) C# Developer
6 540 (10.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 441 (8.22%) Architect
8 430 (8.01%) JavaScript Developer
9 343 (6.39%) Software Engineer
10 339 (6.32%) Senior Java Developer
11 333 (6.21%) PHP Developer
12 289 (5.39%) ASP.NET Developer
13 284 (5.29%) Lead Developer
14 278 (5.18%) Software Developer
15 266 (4.96%) Web Developer
16 240 (4.47%) Agile Developer
16 240 (4.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 219 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 208 (3.88%) Java Engineer
19 192 (3.58%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2149 (40.05%) SOAP
2 2123 (39.56%) Web Services
3 2061 (38.41%) HTML
4 1725 (32.15%) CSS
5 1568 (29.22%) .NET
6 1549 (28.87%) XML
7 1368 (25.49%) JSON
8 1160 (21.62%) Spring
9 1069 (19.92%) jQuery
10 974 (18.15%) AngularJS
11 941 (17.54%) HTML5
12 904 (16.85%) ASP.NET
13 582 (10.85%) Hibernate
14 515 (9.60%) CSS3
15 513 (9.56%) J2EE
16 502 (9.36%) ASP.NET Web API
17 482 (8.98%) ASP.NET MVC
18 467 (8.70%) .NET Framework
19 448 (8.35%) Ajax
20 426 (7.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 488 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 381 (7.10%) Mobile App
3 368 (6.86%) User Experience
4 358 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 255 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
6 122 (2.27%) Algorithms
7 109 (2.03%) Fintech
8 97 (1.81%) Management Information System
9 95 (1.77%) Data Structures
10 83 (1.55%) N-Tier
11 77 (1.43%) Mathematics
12 74 (1.38%) Social Media
13 65 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
14 63 (1.17%) Visualisation
15 60 (1.12%) Digital Media
16 54 (1.01%) iPad
17 52 (0.97%) Client/Server
18 48 (0.89%) Data Integration
19 41 (0.76%) DataPower
20 35 (0.65%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 913 (17.01%) Linux
2 442 (8.24%) Windows
3 439 (8.18%) Apple iOS
4 427 (7.96%) Android
5 391 (7.29%) Unix
6 63 (1.17%) Debian
7 62 (1.16%) Ubuntu
8 48 (0.89%) CentOS
9 47 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 46 (0.86%) Windows Phone
11 28 (0.52%) Mac OS X
11 28 (0.52%) Windows Server
12 17 (0.32%) Solaris
13 16 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
14 14 (0.26%) Kali Linux
14 14 (0.26%) Mesosphere
15 10 (0.19%) Windows 10
15 10 (0.19%) Windows XP
16 9 (0.17%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.15%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3338 (62.21%) Agile Software Development
2 1699 (31.66%) TDD
3 1387 (25.85%) Scrum
4 1373 (25.59%) MVC
5 1261 (23.50%) OO
6 935 (17.42%) Software Engineering
7 915 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
8 813 (15.15%) SOA
9 722 (13.46%) BDD
10 649 (12.09%) Web Development
11 637 (11.87%) Open Source
12 588 (10.96%) E-Commerce
13 557 (10.38%) Unit Testing
14 473 (8.81%) OOP
14 473 (8.81%) SDLC
15 469 (8.74%) Microservices
16 422 (7.86%) DevOps
17 344 (6.41%) Mentoring
17 344 (6.41%) Multithreading
18 313 (5.83%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2697 (50.26%) Java
2 2454 (45.73%) JavaScript
3 1784 (33.25%) SQL
4 1524 (28.40%) C#
5 686 (12.78%) PHP
6 462 (8.61%) Python
7 388 (7.23%) Scala
8 367 (6.84%) Ruby
9 270 (5.03%) T-SQL
10 223 (4.16%) Groovy
11 217 (4.04%) C++
12 165 (3.07%) VB.NET
13 161 (3.00%) Objective-C
14 137 (2.55%) Perl
15 126 (2.35%) PL/SQL
16 110 (2.05%) PowerShell
17 100 (1.86%) Apple Swift
18 89 (1.66%) Shell Script
19 79 (1.47%) PHP 5
20 77 (1.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 656 (12.23%) Degree
2 98 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 63 (1.17%) ISTQB
4 55 (1.02%) ISEB
5 50 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 28 (0.52%) PhD
7 27 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 24 (0.45%) Sun Certification
9 18 (0.34%) DV Cleared
10 16 (0.30%) BC Cleared
11 12 (0.22%) PMI Certification
12 10 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (0.19%) Postgraduate
13 6 (0.11%) EMC Certification
14 5 (0.093%) CCNP
14 5 (0.093%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.093%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.093%) MCSD
14 5 (0.093%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 439 (8.18%) QA
2 76 (1.42%) SLA
3 28 (0.52%) SDET
4 23 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.13%) WAI
8 5 (0.093%) COBIT
8 5 (0.093%) SEPA
9 1 (0.019%) GCP
9 1 (0.019%) HL7
9 1 (0.019%) ISO15022
9 1 (0.019%) ISO20022
System Software
1 250 (4.66%) Docker
2 56 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 36 (0.67%) Varnish
3 36 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (0.58%) HDFS
5 14 (0.26%) iptables
6 13 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 10 (0.19%) KVM
8 8 (0.15%) VirtualBox
9 5 (0.093%) vCloud
10 3 (0.056%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.037%) LXC
11 2 (0.037%) NFS
11 2 (0.037%) vSphere
12 1 (0.019%) Ceph
12 1 (0.019%) Firmware
12 1 (0.019%) pfSense
12 1 (0.019%) Squid
12 1 (0.019%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.019%) Xen
Systems Management
1 132 (2.46%) Puppet
2 79 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (0.99%) Ansible
4 45 (0.84%) Mesos
5 39 (0.73%) Kubernetes
6 23 (0.43%) Nagios
7 21 (0.39%) Kibana
8 19 (0.35%) yum
9 17 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 13 (0.24%) logstash
11 12 (0.22%) CloudHub
12 11 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 10 (0.19%) Grafana
13 10 (0.19%) StatsD
14 9 (0.17%) OpenNMS
15 8 (0.15%) Ambari
15 8 (0.15%) Control-M
15 8 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
15 8 (0.15%) Rundeck
16 6 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 666 (12.41%) Oracle
2 486 (9.06%) Microsoft
3 214 (3.99%) Google
4 188 (3.50%) IBM
5 145 (2.70%) Zend
6 143 (2.66%) SAP
7 123 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
8 101 (1.88%) MuleSoft
9 94 (1.75%) hybris
10 82 (1.53%) Adobe
11 67 (1.25%) Xamarin
12 66 (1.23%) Apple
13 61 (1.14%) Sybase
14 60 (1.12%) Twitter
15 56 (1.04%) VMware
16 54 (1.01%) Atlassian
16 54 (1.01%) Facebook
16 54 (1.01%) ServiceNow
17 52 (0.97%) Splunk
18 43 (0.80%) Demandware
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Life+Med Ins, Child Vouchers, Bike2W
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + amazing benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £90,000 per annum Great benefits and work life balance
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits inc pension, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £31k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: Yesterday
West London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago