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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 149 209 290
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +81
Permanent jobs citing REST 2224 1476 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.89% 1.36% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 3.42% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1214 911
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45840 43158 48363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.96% 39.64% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 38992 37419 42809
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 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +54 2113 £50,000 - 262
London +39 1263 £55,000 - 127
South East -7 287 £45,000 - 43
City of London +45 274 £55,000 +10.00% 40
North West +19 128 £39,500 +5.33% 19
South West +47 111 £40,000 +14.28% 21
Yorkshire +34 103 £40,000 +15.94% 17
East of England -11 89 £44,000 +3.52% 14
Surrey +42 82 £37,500 -16.66% 13
East Midlands +60 71 £40,250 -5.29% 10
Scotland +37 71 £42,500 +2.40% 5
Manchester -6 66 £40,000 +3.89% 5
West Midlands +38 63 £35,000 +3.70% 5
Leeds +2 57 £40,000 +10.34% 8
West Yorkshire -11 57 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Oxfordshire +43 52 £45,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire +29 49 £44,750 +5.29% 7
Hampshire -36 48 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Glasgow +23 45 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Cheshire +23 40 £37,500 +74.41% 7
Cambridge +16 40 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Kent +16 37 £50,000 +53.84% 5
North Yorkshire +14 33 £40,000 -
Wiltshire +19 31 £40,000 -27.27% 9
Leicestershire +21 30 £42,000 +29.23% 1
Bristol +8 30 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Hertfordshire -10 28 £45,000 -1.63% 5
Gloucestershire +23 27 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Bicester +8 26 £45,000 -
Leicester +19 25 £42,500 +30.76%

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2140 (48.79%) JavaScript
2 1973 (44.98%) HTML
3 1948 (44.41%) Java
4 1889 (43.07%) Web Services
5 1815 (41.38%) SOAP
6 1607 (36.64%) CSS
7 1520 (34.66%) TDD
8 1451 (33.08%) .NET
9 1329 (30.30%) C#
10 1281 (29.21%) MVC
11 1222 (27.86%) SQL
12 1210 (27.59%) XML
13 1184 (26.99%) JSON
14 1183 (26.97%) jQuery
15 1082 (24.67%) Scrum
16 1058 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
17 1010 (23.03%) OO
18 942 (21.48%) SQL Server
19 896 (20.43%) ASP.NET
20 867 (19.77%) HTML5
21 829 (18.90%) Spring
22 822 (18.74%) MySQL
23 761 (17.35%) Linux
24 720 (16.42%) WCF
25 701 (15.98%) Git (software)
26 691 (15.75%) Degree
27 678 (15.46%) PHP
28 661 (15.07%) BDD
29 617 (14.07%) SOA
30 615 (14.02%) ASP.NET MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 407 (9.28%) Tomcat
2 287 (6.54%) Apache
3 270 (6.16%) Node.js
4 205 (4.67%) CMS
5 155 (3.53%) IIS
6 115 (2.62%) SharePoint
7 109 (2.49%) Apache Solr
8 104 (2.37%) Drupal
9 92 (2.10%) WebSphere
10 85 (1.94%) nginx
11 71 (1.62%) Umbraco
12 69 (1.57%) WordPress
13 68 (1.55%) Adobe CQ
14 58 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
15 53 (1.21%) Confluence
16 50 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
17 47 (1.07%) GlassFish
18 45 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
19 44 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
20 39 (0.89%) Jetty
Applications
1 244 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 78 (1.78%) Photoshop
3 37 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 32 (0.73%) MS Office
6 9 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (0.14%) Quicktime
9 5 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.091%) SPSS
11 2 (0.046%) MS Project
12 1 (0.023%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 44 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.96%) Magento
3 29 (0.66%) Google Analytics
4 24 (0.55%) JDE OneWorld
4 24 (0.55%) Sophis RISQUE
5 11 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.18%) Optimost
7 5 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.11%) Summit
8 2 (0.046%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.046%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.046%) TrackWise
8 2 (0.046%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.046%) Zen Cart
8 2 (0.046%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.023%) SmartPlant
9 1 (0.023%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.023%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.023%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 230 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
2 175 (3.99%) SaaS
3 73 (1.66%) GitHub
4 69 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 36 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
7 27 (0.62%) PaaS
8 23 (0.52%) Office 365
9 22 (0.50%) Heroku
10 17 (0.39%) Trello
11 13 (0.30%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
13 9 (0.21%) CloudFront
13 9 (0.21%) Force.com
14 5 (0.11%) IaaS
14 5 (0.11%) Route 53
14 5 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.11%) Google App Engine
15 4 (0.091%) Google Apps
15 4 (0.091%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 386 (8.80%) HTTP
2 198 (4.51%) Internet
3 66 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 48 (1.09%) SSL
5 46 (1.05%) Intranet
6 17 (0.39%) Kerberos
6 17 (0.39%) SMS
7 15 (0.34%) Network Security
7 15 (0.34%) DNS
8 14 (0.32%) LDAP
8 14 (0.32%) VoIP
9 12 (0.27%) Firewall
9 12 (0.27%) AMQP
10 11 (0.25%) PuTTY
10 11 (0.25%) CTI
11 9 (0.21%) FTP
11 9 (0.21%) Extranet
12 8 (0.18%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.16%) SSH
13 7 (0.16%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 942 (21.48%) SQL Server
2 822 (18.74%) MySQL
3 403 (9.19%) NoSQL
4 345 (7.87%) MongoDB
5 335 (7.64%) Relational Database
6 301 (6.86%) Big Data
7 167 (3.81%) Hadoop
8 161 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 125 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 113 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 110 (2.51%) RDBMS
12 107 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
13 103 (2.35%) SQLite
14 86 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
15 83 (1.89%) Redis
16 72 (1.64%) Oracle Database
17 67 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 60 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 53 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
20 48 (1.09%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 701 (15.98%) Git (software)
2 510 (11.63%) Subversion
3 422 (9.62%) Maven
4 378 (8.62%) Selenium
5 342 (7.80%) Cucumber
6 288 (6.57%) Visual Studio
7 274 (6.25%) JUnit
7 274 (6.25%) Jenkins
8 226 (5.15%) Eclipse
9 215 (4.90%) JIRA
10 141 (3.21%) NUnit
11 140 (3.19%) Ant
12 132 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
13 113 (2.58%) TeamCity
14 109 (2.49%) SoapUI
15 105 (2.39%) SpecFlow
16 104 (2.37%) WebDriver
17 97 (2.21%) Hudson
18 86 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
19 76 (1.73%) Xcode
General
1 521 (11.88%) Finance
2 222 (5.06%) Retail
3 221 (5.04%) Marketing
4 185 (4.22%) Games
5 172 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 132 (3.01%) Publishing
7 130 (2.96%) Banking
8 121 (2.76%) Advertising
9 50 (1.14%) Front Office
10 37 (0.84%) Legal
11 32 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 30 (0.68%) Back Office
13 23 (0.52%) French Language
14 20 (0.46%) Electronics
14 20 (0.46%) Law
15 19 (0.43%) Billing
16 17 (0.39%) Investment Banking
16 17 (0.39%) Music Industry
17 12 (0.27%) Automotive
18 10 (0.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 3319 (75.67%) Developer
2 1006 (22.94%) Senior Developer
3 760 (17.33%) Java Developer
4 612 (13.95%) .NET Developer
5 425 (9.69%) C# Developer
6 338 (7.71%) PHP Developer
7 297 (6.77%) Web Developer
8 289 (6.59%) Architect
9 284 (6.48%) C# .NET Developer
10 277 (6.32%) Senior .NET Developer
11 275 (6.27%) Senior Java Developer
12 220 (5.02%) Software Developer
13 208 (4.74%) Software Engineer
14 173 (3.94%) Android Developer
15 161 (3.67%) iOS Developer
16 159 (3.63%) Analyst
17 144 (3.28%) Senior C# Developer
18 116 (2.64%) Programmer
19 115 (2.62%) Lead Developer
20 114 (2.60%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1973 (44.98%) HTML
2 1889 (43.07%) Web Services
3 1815 (41.38%) SOAP
4 1607 (36.64%) CSS
5 1451 (33.08%) .NET
6 1210 (27.59%) XML
7 1184 (26.99%) JSON
8 1183 (26.97%) jQuery
9 896 (20.43%) ASP.NET
10 867 (19.77%) HTML5
11 829 (18.90%) Spring
12 720 (16.42%) WCF
13 615 (14.02%) ASP.NET MVC
14 489 (11.15%) Ajax
15 471 (10.74%) AngularJS
16 466 (10.62%) CSS3
17 438 (9.99%) Hibernate
18 424 (9.67%) .NET Framework
19 344 (7.84%) J2EE
20 329 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 484 (11.04%) Mobile App
2 457 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 434 (9.90%) Open Source
4 148 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
5 139 (3.17%) iPhone
6 129 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 129 (2.94%) Social Media
7 103 (2.35%) iPad
8 95 (2.17%) N-Tier
9 91 (2.07%) Mathematics
10 79 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 72 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
11 72 (1.64%) Augmented Reality
12 64 (1.46%) W3C
13 57 (1.30%) Social Network
14 51 (1.16%) Clustering
15 50 (1.14%) Client/Server
15 50 (1.14%) Management Information System
16 49 (1.12%) Digital Media
17 41 (0.93%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 761 (17.35%) Linux
2 585 (13.34%) Android
3 535 (12.20%) Windows
4 503 (11.47%) Apple iOS
5 236 (5.38%) UNIX
6 57 (1.30%) Windows Phone
7 31 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
9 22 (0.50%) Debian
9 22 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (0.46%) Solaris
10 20 (0.46%) CentOS
11 17 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 14 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.11%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.091%) Windows CE
15 4 (0.091%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.091%) Nucleus RTOS
15 4 (0.091%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1520 (34.66%) TDD
2 1281 (29.21%) MVC
3 1082 (24.67%) Scrum
4 1058 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
5 1010 (23.03%) OO
6 661 (15.07%) BDD
7 617 (14.07%) SOA
8 613 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
9 608 (13.86%) Software Engineering
10 484 (11.04%) OOP
11 475 (10.83%) E-Commerce
12 470 (10.72%) Unit Testing
13 398 (9.07%) Web Development
14 302 (6.89%) Android Development
15 273 (6.22%) iOS Development
16 265 (6.04%) Multithreading
17 251 (5.72%) UML
18 240 (5.47%) Analytics
19 218 (4.97%) OOD
20 207 (4.72%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2140 (48.79%) JavaScript
2 1948 (44.41%) Java
3 1329 (30.30%) C#
4 1222 (27.86%) SQL
5 678 (15.46%) PHP
6 425 (9.69%) Ruby
7 344 (7.84%) Python
8 235 (5.36%) Objective-C
9 205 (4.67%) T-SQL
10 189 (4.31%) Scala
11 172 (3.92%) PHP5
12 151 (3.44%) C++
13 114 (2.60%) Groovy
14 107 (2.44%) VB.NET
15 77 (1.76%) VB
16 68 (1.55%) C
17 65 (1.48%) Perl
18 60 (1.37%) XPath
19 59 (1.35%) ActionScript
20 51 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 691 (15.75%) Degree
2 61 (1.39%) Security Cleared
3 36 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (0.48%) PhD
5 20 (0.46%) ISEB
6 19 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.32%) MCP
8 13 (0.30%) HND
9 12 (0.27%) MCTS
10 11 (0.25%) MCPD
11 8 (0.18%) MCSD
11 8 (0.18%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.11%) CIW
13 5 (0.11%) BC Cleared
13 5 (0.11%) Sun Certification
13 5 (0.11%) CCA
14 2 (0.046%) OCPJP
14 2 (0.046%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 1 (0.023%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 366 (8.34%) QA
2 50 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 16 (0.36%) HL7
4 12 (0.27%) SLA
5 11 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.11%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.091%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.068%) DICOM
9 1 (0.023%) Section 508
9 1 (0.023%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 41 (0.93%) HDFS
2 19 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (0.39%) Active Directory
4 13 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.25%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (0.14%) vSphere
7 5 (0.11%) KVM
7 5 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.091%) NFS
9 3 (0.068%) Docker
9 3 (0.068%) Varnish
9 3 (0.068%) Xen
10 1 (0.023%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.023%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.023%) vCloud
10 1 (0.023%) Squid
Systems Management
1 73 (1.66%) Puppet
2 64 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (0.73%) Vagrant
4 15 (0.34%) OpenSSO
4 15 (0.34%) Nagios
5 14 (0.32%) YUM
6 13 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (0.23%) Capistrano
8 8 (0.18%) Ansible
9 7 (0.16%) logstash
9 7 (0.16%) Oozie
10 5 (0.11%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 5 (0.11%) SCCM
10 5 (0.11%) AppManager
11 4 (0.091%) MOM
11 4 (0.091%) Ambari
12 3 (0.068%) collectd
12 3 (0.068%) Oracle Identity Management
12 3 (0.068%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 571 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 423 (9.64%) Oracle
3 172 (3.92%) Google
4 152 (3.47%) Zend
5 150 (3.42%) JBoss
6 143 (3.26%) Adobe
7 126 (2.87%) Twitter
8 117 (2.67%) Facebook
9 82 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
10 61 (1.39%) Sitecore
11 56 (1.28%) IBM
12 46 (1.05%) HP
13 40 (0.91%) Jaspersoft
14 38 (0.87%) SAP
15 34 (0.78%) Telerik
15 34 (0.78%) Apple
16 31 (0.71%) EPiServer
17 30 (0.68%) Dell
17 30 (0.68%) Atlassian
18 27 (0.62%) Rackspace
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, parking
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £27000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £27000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum + + Package + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Energon Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus (c50%)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fraser Munro IT Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday