Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 81 158
Rank change year-on-year +32 +77 -43
Permanent jobs citing REST 321 223 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.90% 3.50% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.90% 9.72% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 289 154 157
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £34,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £66,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -4.26%

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 2,489 2,294 2,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 38.01% 35.97% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,159 1,906 2,569
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +42 144 £57,500 -4.17% 20
Maidenhead -26 62 £67,500 +50.00% 4
Bracknell -3 24 £52,500 -22.22% 6
Slough +18 15 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Wokingham - 15 £57,500 -
Newbury -18 12 £47,250 +5.00% 1
Ascot +8 8 £55,000 +120.00%
Windsor -3 4 £70,000 +40.00%
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 185 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (49.53%) JavaScript
3 141 (43.93%) AngularJS
4 140 (43.61%) Java
5 112 (34.89%) CSS
6 101 (31.46%) .NET
7 95 (29.60%) C#
7 95 (29.60%) HTML
8 94 (29.28%) Web Services
9 93 (28.97%) Software Engineering
10 84 (26.17%) Scrum
11 83 (25.86%) Microservices
12 81 (25.23%) Spring
13 75 (23.36%) MVC
14 74 (23.05%) SQL
15 73 (22.74%) Microsoft Azure
16 71 (22.12%) Git (software)
16 71 (22.12%) Microsoft
17 67 (20.87%) Front End Development
18 64 (19.94%) Continuous Integration
19 63 (19.63%) SOAP
20 62 (19.31%) SQL Server
20 62 (19.31%) Mentoring
20 62 (19.31%) React
20 62 (19.31%) Node.js
21 60 (18.69%) DevOps
22 58 (18.07%) Test Automation
23 57 (17.76%) OO
24 54 (16.82%) Java 8
25 51 (15.89%) User Stories

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 18 (5.61%) WebSphere
2 10 (3.12%) Confluence
3 5 (1.56%) JBoss
4 4 (1.25%) CMS
4 4 (1.25%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.25%) Kentico
4 4 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.25%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.25%) WordPress
5 3 (0.93%) Apache
6 2 (0.62%) IIS
7 1 (0.31%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.31%) Drupal
7 1 (0.31%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.31%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.31%) nginx
7 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.31%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 73 (22.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (12.77%) SaaS
3 24 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (4.67%) IBM Cloud
5 10 (3.12%) Serverless
6 8 (2.49%) npm
7 5 (1.56%) Azure Functions
7 5 (1.56%) iPaaS
8 4 (1.25%) NuGet
8 4 (1.25%) Zapier
9 3 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.62%) GitHub
11 1 (0.31%) Firebase
11 1 (0.31%) Force.com
11 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.31%) Mailgun
11 1 (0.31%) Office 365
11 1 (0.31%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.05%) Internet
2 4 (1.25%) FTP
2 4 (1.25%) HTTP
2 4 (1.25%) Network Security
2 4 (1.25%) WAN
3 2 (0.62%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.31%) 802.15
4 1 (0.31%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.31%) IPFS
4 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (19.31%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.17%) NoSQL
3 13 (4.05%) MongoDB
4 11 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.49%) HBase
6 7 (2.18%) Couchbase
7 6 (1.87%) MySQL
8 5 (1.56%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.93%) Redis
11 2 (0.62%) DB2
11 2 (0.62%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.62%) SQLite
12 1 (0.31%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 71 (22.12%) Git (software)
2 40 (12.46%) Visual Studio
3 39 (12.15%) Jenkins
4 30 (9.35%) Selenium
5 22 (6.85%) JUnit
6 20 (6.23%) JIRA
6 20 (6.23%) webpack
7 19 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (5.30%) Subversion
9 14 (4.36%) Jasmine
9 14 (4.36%) SpecFlow
10 13 (4.05%) Eclipse
11 11 (3.43%) Maven
12 10 (3.12%) IntelliJ
13 9 (2.80%) Gradle
13 9 (2.80%) gulp
14 8 (2.49%) Gatling
15 6 (1.87%) NUnit
15 6 (1.87%) Robot Framework
16 5 (1.56%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (3.74%) Retail
2 11 (3.43%) Finance
3 5 (1.56%) Automotive
3 5 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.25%) Marketing
5 3 (0.93%) Electronics
6 2 (0.62%) Games
6 2 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 193 (60.12%) Developer
2 61 (19.00%) Senior Developer
3 56 (17.45%) Java Developer
4 41 (12.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 39 (12.15%) Software Engineer
6 37 (11.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 37 (11.53%) Lead Developer
7 34 (10.59%) Angular Developer
8 28 (8.72%) Cloud Engineer
9 26 (8.10%) Senior Java Developer
10 22 (6.85%) Java Engineer
11 21 (6.54%) .NET Developer
11 21 (6.54%) C# Software Engineer
12 20 (6.23%) .NET Software Engineer
13 19 (5.92%) Full Stack Developer
14 16 (4.98%) Senior Software Engineer
15 15 (4.67%) Architect
15 15 (4.67%) C++ Developer
15 15 (4.67%) C++/Java Developer
15 15 (4.67%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (43.93%) AngularJS
2 112 (34.89%) CSS
3 101 (31.46%) .NET
4 95 (29.60%) HTML
5 94 (29.28%) Web Services
6 81 (25.23%) Spring
7 63 (19.63%) SOAP
8 62 (19.31%) Node.js
8 62 (19.31%) React
9 50 (15.58%) ASP.NET
9 50 (15.58%) JSON
10 46 (14.33%) Hibernate
11 43 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
12 41 (12.77%) XML
13 35 (10.90%) JPA
14 34 (10.59%) Middleware
15 32 (9.97%) Angular 2
16 28 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (8.41%) jQuery
17 27 (8.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.40%) User Experience
2 33 (10.28%) Social Media
3 26 (8.10%) Fintech
4 16 (4.98%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (4.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 14 (4.36%) Mainframe
7 12 (3.74%) Mobile App
8 11 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.87%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.31%) Bitcoin
12 1 (0.31%) Blog
12 1 (0.31%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.31%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.31%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.31%) RIA
12 1 (0.31%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.79%) Windows
2 18 (5.61%) Linux
3 9 (2.80%) Android
4 5 (1.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.25%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.93%) Unix
7 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (28.97%) Software Engineering
3 84 (26.17%) Scrum
4 83 (25.86%) Microservices
5 75 (23.36%) MVC
6 67 (20.87%) Front End Development
7 64 (19.94%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (19.31%) Mentoring
9 60 (18.69%) DevOps
10 58 (18.07%) Test Automation
11 57 (17.76%) OO
12 51 (15.89%) User Stories
13 43 (13.40%) Web Development
14 40 (12.46%) TDD
15 39 (12.15%) API Development
16 35 (10.90%) OOA/OOD
17 33 (10.28%) SDLC
18 31 (9.66%) Continuous Delivery
19 25 (7.79%) Unit Testing
20 24 (7.48%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 159 (49.53%) JavaScript
2 140 (43.61%) Java
3 95 (29.60%) C#
4 74 (23.05%) SQL
5 54 (16.82%) Java 8
6 30 (9.35%) Python
7 20 (6.23%) C++
7 20 (6.23%) PHP
8 17 (5.30%) C
9 16 (4.98%) PowerShell
10 10 (3.12%) TypeScript
11 9 (2.80%) Java 9
12 8 (2.49%) R
12 8 (2.49%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.56%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.25%) Groovy
15 2 (0.62%) Ruby
15 2 (0.62%) Scala
15 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (7.17%) Degree
2 5 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (13.40%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (12.46%) Docker
2 8 (2.49%) HDFS
3 2 (0.62%) oVirt
3 2 (0.62%) RHEV
4 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (6.23%) Kubernetes
2 17 (5.30%) Puppet
3 16 (4.98%) Ansible
4 15 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.93%) Terraform
7 1 (0.31%) Consul
7 1 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 71 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.28%) Oracle
3 30 (9.35%) SAP
4 22 (6.85%) IBM
5 15 (4.67%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (4.05%) Concur
7 6 (1.87%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.25%) BEA
8 4 (1.25%) Capita
8 4 (1.25%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.25%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.25%) Twitter
9 1 (0.31%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.31%) Automation Anywhere
9 1 (0.31%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.31%) Chordiant
9 1 (0.31%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.31%) hybris
9 1 (0.31%) Splunk
9 1 (0.31%) UiPath