Period
to 11 July 2020

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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 69 46
Rank change year-on-year +1 -23 +35
Permanent jobs citing REST 95 235 350
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.40% 4.01% 5.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 10.54% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 96 239 315
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £41,875 £36,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%

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 1,045 2,230 2,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 37.43% 38.03% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1,939 2,243
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Berkshire

REST
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing REST in Berkshire.

Salary trend for REST in Berkshire

REST
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST in Berkshire over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

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 11 July 2020. 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 +19 28 £60,000 -14.29% 2
Ascot +8 14 £65,000 - 1
Bracknell -20 12 £57,500 +15.00%
Wokingham +7 9 £60,000 +2.56%
Newbury +17 5 £48,750 -15.22% 1
Slough +14 5 £55,000 -4.35%
Maidenhead +22 4 £55,000 -19.41%
Hungerford -2 1 £50,000 -16.67%
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 44 (46.32%) Java
2 35 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 34 (35.79%) Web Services
4 33 (34.74%) XML
5 32 (33.68%) SOAP
6 31 (32.63%) PostgreSQL
7 30 (31.58%) RESTful
8 29 (30.53%) AWS
8 29 (30.53%) Software Engineering
9 28 (29.47%) C#
10 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (26.32%) Linux
12 23 (24.21%) Spring
13 21 (22.11%) Python
14 20 (21.05%) TDD
15 19 (20.00%) JSON
15 19 (20.00%) .NET
16 18 (18.95%) SQL
16 18 (18.95%) Maven
16 18 (18.95%) Git (software)
16 18 (18.95%) Jenkins
17 17 (17.89%) Apache Camel
17 17 (17.89%) Flask
17 17 (17.89%) Microservices
17 17 (17.89%) Fintech
17 17 (17.89%) Azure
17 17 (17.89%) Django
17 17 (17.89%) SOA
18 14 (14.74%) Web Development
18 14 (14.74%) Continuous Integration

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 12 (12.63%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.58%) Red Hat Fuse
3 5 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.05%) CMS
4 1 (1.05%) Confluence
4 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.05%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.05%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 29 (30.53%) AWS
2 17 (17.89%) Azure
3 12 (12.63%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.21%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (4.21%) SaaS
5 3 (3.16%) GCP
6 2 (2.11%) Apigee
7 1 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.05%) Azure Stack
7 1 (1.05%) Heroku
7 1 (1.05%) Office 365
7 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) HTTP
2 6 (6.32%) FTP
3 1 (1.05%) MQTT
3 1 (1.05%) Skype
3 1 (1.05%) SSH
3 1 (1.05%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.63%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.32%) ArangoDB
3 6 (6.32%) DB2
3 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.21%) MySQL
5 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (18.95%) Git (software)
1 18 (18.95%) Jenkins
1 18 (18.95%) Maven
2 12 (12.63%) DbUnit
2 12 (12.63%) jMock
2 12 (12.63%) JUnit
2 12 (12.63%) Mockito
2 12 (12.63%) SonarQube
3 5 (5.26%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.11%) JIRA
5 1 (1.05%) Appium
5 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.05%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.05%) Sahi
5 1 (1.05%) Selenium
5 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.05%) Subversion
5 1 (1.05%) UI Automator
5 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.26%) Retail
2 3 (3.16%) Military
3 2 (2.11%) Marketing
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Finance
4 1 (1.05%) Law
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (67.37%) Developer
2 17 (17.89%) Python Developer
3 16 (16.84%) Java Developer
4 15 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) Senior Java Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.42%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Integration Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Senior Python Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) QA Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Developer
11 3 (3.16%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.16%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Graduate
11 3 (3.16%) Junior
11 3 (3.16%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (35.79%) Web Services
2 33 (34.74%) XML
3 32 (33.68%) SOAP
4 30 (31.58%) RESTful
5 23 (24.21%) Spring
6 19 (20.00%) .NET
6 19 (20.00%) JSON
7 17 (17.89%) Apache Camel
7 17 (17.89%) Django
7 17 (17.89%) Flask
8 12 (12.63%) Ajax
8 12 (12.63%) AngularJS
8 12 (12.63%) J2EE
8 12 (12.63%) jQuery
8 12 (12.63%) PowerMock
9 11 (11.58%) HTML
10 10 (10.53%) CSS
10 10 (10.53%) XSD
11 9 (9.47%) .NET Core
12 8 (8.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
2 9 (9.47%) Smartphone
3 7 (7.37%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.21%) BBC
5 3 (3.16%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.11%) Blog
6 2 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.05%) iPad
7 1 (1.05%) NHS
7 1 (1.05%) Social Network
7 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.32%) Linux
2 12 (12.63%) Windows
3 9 (9.47%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (1.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.53%) Software Engineering
2 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.05%) TDD
4 17 (17.89%) Fintech
4 17 (17.89%) Microservices
4 17 (17.89%) SOA
5 14 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (14.74%) Web Development
6 13 (13.68%) BDD
6 13 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (13.68%) Scrum
7 12 (12.63%) Kanban
8 11 (11.58%) DevOps
8 11 (11.58%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
9 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 10 (10.53%) Multithreading
9 10 (10.53%) SDLC
9 10 (10.53%) Unit Testing
10 9 (9.47%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.32%) Java
2 35 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 28 (29.47%) C#
4 21 (22.11%) Python
5 18 (18.95%) SQL
6 9 (9.47%) Java 8
7 6 (6.32%) C++
8 5 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.26%) Bourne shell
8 5 (5.26%) C
8 5 (5.26%) Groovy
8 5 (5.26%) Jython
9 4 (4.21%) PHP
10 2 (2.11%) Perl
10 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.05%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.05%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.05%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (8.42%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (8.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.26%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (11.58%) vSphere
2 6 (6.32%) Docker
3 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.05%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (11.58%) VMware
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle
3 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.26%) Google
4 5 (5.26%) IBM
5 3 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.05%) HubSpot
6 1 (1.05%) Informatica
6 1 (1.05%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.05%) Plumtree
6 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.05%) Sitecore