Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 94 158
Rank change year-on-year +42 +64 +1
Permanent jobs citing REST 316 201 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.57% 3.00% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.03% 8.10% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 274 139 154
Berkshire median annual salary £61,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £42,150 £33,400 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,627 2,483 2,905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 38.03% 37.08% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,297 2,087 2,547
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Berkshire

REST
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for REST in Berkshire

REST
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Berkshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Berkshire

REST
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +41 137 £62,500 +13.64% 20
Maidenhead -10 71 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Bracknell +15 22 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Wokingham - 16 £55,000 - 1
Slough +18 13 £75,000 +13.21% 2
Newbury -18 10 £42,500 - 1
Ascot -7 9 £50,000 +100.00%
Windsor +13 4 £70,000 +40.00%
Thatcham +1 1 £27,500 -29.03%
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 173 (54.75%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (50.32%) Java
3 146 (46.20%) JavaScript
4 120 (37.97%) AngularJS
5 109 (34.49%) CSS
6 99 (31.33%) HTML
6 99 (31.33%) Spring
7 92 (29.11%) Microservices
8 86 (27.22%) Git (software)
9 84 (26.58%) .NET
9 84 (26.58%) Scrum
10 83 (26.27%) Software Engineering
11 82 (25.95%) MVC
11 82 (25.95%) SQL
12 80 (25.32%) C#
12 80 (25.32%) Web Services
13 76 (24.05%) Node.js
14 72 (22.78%) SOAP
14 72 (22.78%) JSON
15 70 (22.15%) DevOps
16 68 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
17 67 (21.20%) SQL Server
18 61 (19.30%) Mentoring
18 61 (19.30%) Test Automation
19 60 (18.99%) React
20 58 (18.35%) Front End Development
21 52 (16.46%) Hibernate
21 52 (16.46%) ASP.NET
22 51 (16.14%) XML
22 51 (16.14%) Java 8

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 21 (6.65%) WebSphere
2 14 (4.43%) JBoss
3 11 (3.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (3.48%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.85%) Confluence
5 4 (1.27%) CMS
5 4 (1.27%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.27%) Kentico
5 4 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.27%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.95%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.32%) Apache
7 1 (0.32%) Drupal
7 1 (0.32%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.32%) Mule
7 1 (0.32%) nginx
7 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.32%) WildFly
7 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 10 (3.16%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (11.71%) SaaS
3 35 (11.08%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.80%) Bluemix
4 12 (3.80%) IBM Cloud
5 10 (3.16%) npm
6 9 (2.85%) NuGet
7 8 (2.53%) Boomi
8 6 (1.90%) Firebase
8 6 (1.90%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.95%) Force.com
10 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.63%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.32%) Slack
11 1 (0.32%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.86%) Internet
2 11 (3.48%) FTP
2 11 (3.48%) HTTP
3 8 (2.53%) Network Security
4 4 (1.27%) WAN
5 3 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.63%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (0.32%) 802.15
7 1 (0.32%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (21.20%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.08%) NoSQL
3 18 (5.70%) MongoDB
4 15 (4.75%) HBase
5 13 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (3.16%) Couchbase
7 9 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.90%) MySQL
10 5 (1.58%) Neo4j
10 5 (1.58%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.95%) Big Data
12 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.95%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.95%) Redis
13 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.32%) MS Access
14 1 (0.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 86 (27.22%) Git (software)
2 42 (13.29%) Selenium
3 39 (12.34%) Jenkins
4 26 (8.23%) JUnit
5 25 (7.91%) Subversion
5 25 (7.91%) Visual Studio
6 22 (6.96%) IntelliJ
7 21 (6.65%) Eclipse
7 21 (6.65%) Jasmine
7 21 (6.65%) Maven
8 20 (6.33%) SpecFlow
9 17 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (3.80%) JIRA
11 11 (3.48%) NetBeans
12 10 (3.16%) Gatling
12 10 (3.16%) gulp
13 9 (2.85%) Gradle
14 7 (2.22%) NUnit
14 7 (2.22%) webpack
15 6 (1.90%) Crashlytics
General
1 24 (7.59%) Finance
2 21 (6.65%) Retail
3 7 (2.22%) Marketing
4 3 (0.95%) Automotive
5 2 (0.63%) Arabic Language
5 2 (0.63%) Legal
5 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 206 (65.19%) Developer
2 74 (23.42%) Senior Developer
3 65 (20.57%) Java Developer
4 48 (15.19%) Lead Developer
5 35 (11.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 33 (10.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 29 (9.18%) JavaScript Developer
8 25 (7.91%) Java Engineer
9 24 (7.59%) Angular Developer
10 23 (7.28%) Cloud Engineer
10 23 (7.28%) Full Stack Developer
11 20 (6.33%) .NET Developer
12 18 (5.70%) Software Developer
12 18 (5.70%) Software Engineer
13 15 (4.75%) Architect
14 14 (4.43%) C Developer
14 14 (4.43%) C/C++ Developer
14 14 (4.43%) C++ Developer
14 14 (4.43%) C++/Java Developer
14 14 (4.43%) SAP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (37.97%) AngularJS
2 109 (34.49%) CSS
3 99 (31.33%) HTML
3 99 (31.33%) Spring
4 84 (26.58%) .NET
5 80 (25.32%) Web Services
6 76 (24.05%) Node.js
7 72 (22.78%) JSON
7 72 (22.78%) SOAP
8 60 (18.99%) React
9 52 (16.46%) ASP.NET
9 52 (16.46%) Hibernate
10 51 (16.14%) XML
11 39 (12.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 38 (12.03%) JPA
12 38 (12.03%) Middleware
13 35 (11.08%) Angular 2
13 35 (11.08%) jQuery
14 34 (10.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 31 (9.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.87%) User Experience
2 28 (8.86%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (7.91%) Fintech
4 18 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (3.16%) Mainframe
7 10 (3.16%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.16%) Social Media
8 6 (1.90%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.95%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.95%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.63%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.32%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.32%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.32%) RIA
11 1 (0.32%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.76%) Linux
2 31 (9.81%) Windows
3 16 (5.06%) Android
4 11 (3.48%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.53%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (54.75%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (29.11%) Microservices
3 84 (26.58%) Scrum
4 83 (26.27%) Software Engineering
5 82 (25.95%) MVC
6 70 (22.15%) DevOps
7 68 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
8 61 (19.30%) Mentoring
8 61 (19.30%) Test Automation
9 58 (18.35%) Front End Development
10 48 (15.19%) SDLC
11 44 (13.92%) User Stories
12 41 (12.97%) TDD
13 40 (12.66%) OO
14 38 (12.03%) SOA
15 33 (10.44%) Web Development
16 26 (8.23%) ERP
17 23 (7.28%) BDD
18 22 (6.96%) Open Source
19 20 (6.33%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 159 (50.32%) Java
2 146 (46.20%) JavaScript
3 82 (25.95%) SQL
4 80 (25.32%) C#
5 51 (16.14%) Java 8
6 27 (8.54%) Python
7 19 (6.01%) T-SQL
8 16 (5.06%) C
9 15 (4.75%) C++
9 15 (4.75%) R
10 14 (4.43%) PHP
11 12 (3.80%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.16%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.90%) Java 9
14 5 (1.58%) Groovy
14 5 (1.58%) XPath
14 5 (1.58%) XQuery
15 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.95%) Apple Swift
16 3 (0.95%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (12.34%) Degree
2 3 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.44%) QA
2 3 (0.95%) PMO
3 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.63%) GDPR
3 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.63%) PSD2
System Software
1 40 (12.66%) Docker
2 15 (4.75%) HDFS
3 3 (0.95%) oVirt
3 3 (0.95%) RHEV
4 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (7.28%) Kubernetes
2 16 (5.06%) Ansible
3 15 (4.75%) Puppet
4 12 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.63%) Terraform
5 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 48 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 43 (13.61%) Oracle
3 37 (11.71%) IBM
3 37 (11.71%) SAP
4 22 (6.96%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (6.01%) BEA
5 19 (6.01%) Concur
5 19 (6.01%) TIBCO
6 9 (2.85%) Capita
7 8 (2.53%) Dell
7 8 (2.53%) JD Edwards
7 8 (2.53%) PeopleSoft
7 8 (2.53%) Siebel
7 8 (2.53%) Workday
8 6 (1.90%) Google
9 4 (1.27%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.27%) Splunk
10 2 (0.63%) Apple
10 2 (0.63%) Jitterbit
10 2 (0.63%) Xamarin