Period
to 20 April 2021

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 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 57 80 72
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8 -7
Permanent jobs citing REST 125 130 217
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.72% 3.07% 3.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.84% 8.51% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 75 100 187
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,625 £40,750
25th Percentile £44,375 £48,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £73,875 £77,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -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 1,153 1,527 2,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 43.51% 36.01% 37.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,007 1,337 1,855
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £32,200
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £56,500 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.77% +4.63% +13.68%
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 20 April 2021.

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 April 2021. 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 +28 41 £75,000 +25.00% 12
Wokingham +21 34 £60,000 - 3
Hungerford -3 14 - -
Newbury +29 10 £72,500 +45.00% 5
Bracknell -13 8 £48,750 -15.22% 2
Maidenhead -8 3 £95,000 +80.95%
Slough +5 2 £47,500 - 1
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, 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 69 (55.20%) AWS
2 53 (42.40%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (38.40%) Linux
4 47 (37.60%) DevOps
5 46 (36.80%) JavaScript
5 46 (36.80%) .NET
6 45 (36.00%) C#
7 40 (32.00%) Azure
8 39 (31.20%) TDD
8 39 (31.20%) API Development
9 35 (28.00%) Java
10 31 (24.80%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (23.20%) .NET Core
12 27 (21.60%) React
12 27 (21.60%) Python
13 26 (20.80%) Unix
13 26 (20.80%) ASP.NET
13 26 (20.80%) SaaS
14 25 (20.00%) Node.js
14 25 (20.00%) AngularJS
15 24 (19.20%) Oracle
15 24 (19.20%) High Availability
15 24 (19.20%) Serverless
16 23 (18.40%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (18.40%) Web Development
17 22 (17.60%) Ubuntu
17 22 (17.60%) Multithreading
17 22 (17.60%) HTTP
17 22 (17.60%) Ajax
17 22 (17.60%) Kubernetes

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 8 (6.40%) OpenStack
2 6 (4.80%) Camunda
3 3 (2.40%) Apache
3 3 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.60%) nginx
5 1 (0.80%) Confluence
5 1 (0.80%) Jetty
5 1 (0.80%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 69 (55.20%) AWS
2 40 (32.00%) Azure
3 26 (20.80%) SaaS
4 24 (19.20%) Serverless
5 17 (13.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (13.60%) IaaS
6 12 (9.60%) PaaS
7 11 (8.80%) GCP
8 10 (8.00%) Amazon S3
8 10 (8.00%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (4.80%) Amazon ECS
9 6 (4.80%) Amazon EKS
9 6 (4.80%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (4.80%) Apigee
10 5 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (4.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (4.00%) AWS Fargate
10 5 (4.00%) Power Platform
11 3 (2.40%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.60%) HTTP
2 5 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) 2G
3 1 (0.80%) 3G
3 1 (0.80%) 4G
3 1 (0.80%) 5G
3 1 (0.80%) Broadband
3 1 (0.80%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (0.80%) DMZ
3 1 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.80%) Firewall
3 1 (0.80%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.80%) LAN
3 1 (0.80%) NAS
3 1 (0.80%) SAN
3 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.40%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.60%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.60%) MS Access
6 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (4.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (4.00%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (4.00%) Power BI
8 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (3.20%) MySQL
9 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (3.20%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (3.20%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.20%) Redis
9 4 (3.20%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 19 (15.20%) Jenkins
2 15 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.00%) Subversion
4 6 (4.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (4.80%) Robot Framework
5 5 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.60%) JIRA
7 1 (0.80%) Appium
7 1 (0.80%) GitLab
7 1 (0.80%) Selenium
7 1 (0.80%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.80%) TestCafe
7 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (12.00%) Marketing
2 14 (11.20%) Automotive
3 9 (7.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.20%) Banking
4 4 (3.20%) Law
5 3 (2.40%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.80%) Finance
6 1 (0.80%) Military
Job Titles
1 71 (56.80%) Developer
2 25 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 19 (15.20%) C# Developer
4 17 (13.60%) Java Engineer
5 16 (12.80%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (11.20%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (11.20%) Senior Java Engineer
7 12 (9.60%) Architect
7 12 (9.60%) PHP Developer
8 11 (8.80%) Java Developer
8 11 (8.80%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 11 (8.80%) Senior DevOps
8 11 (8.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (8.00%) Integration Developer
9 10 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (6.40%) Software Developer
11 7 (5.60%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (4.80%) .NET Developer
12 6 (4.80%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (36.80%) .NET
2 29 (23.20%) .NET Core
3 27 (21.60%) React
4 26 (20.80%) ASP.NET
5 25 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 25 (20.00%) Node.js
6 22 (17.60%) Ajax
7 19 (15.20%) .NET Framework
8 17 (13.60%) Entity Framework
9 16 (12.80%) Elastic Stack
10 15 (12.00%) ASP.NET Core
10 15 (12.00%) Serverless Framework
11 14 (11.20%) Web Services
12 13 (10.40%) SOAP
13 12 (9.60%) Symfony
14 10 (8.00%) CodeIgniter
14 10 (8.00%) HTML
14 10 (8.00%) jQuery
14 10 (8.00%) Laravel
15 9 (7.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (13.60%) Mobile App
2 16 (12.80%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (12.80%) Smartphone
3 7 (5.60%) Cloud Native
4 6 (4.80%) NHS
4 6 (4.80%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.20%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.60%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.80%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.80%) Clustering
7 1 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.80%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (38.40%) Linux
2 26 (20.80%) Unix
3 22 (17.60%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.60%) Windows
5 1 (0.80%) Android
5 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (42.40%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (37.60%) DevOps
3 39 (31.20%) API Development
3 39 (31.20%) TDD
4 31 (24.80%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (19.20%) High Availability
6 23 (18.40%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (18.40%) Web Development
7 22 (17.60%) Multithreading
8 21 (16.80%) Microservices
8 21 (16.80%) MVC
9 20 (16.00%) SDLC
10 18 (14.40%) Configuration Management
11 16 (12.80%) BDD
11 16 (12.80%) Capacity Planning
11 16 (12.80%) Identity Access Management
11 16 (12.80%) Mobile Application Development
12 15 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
13 14 (11.20%) Software Engineering
13 14 (11.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 46 (36.80%) JavaScript
2 45 (36.00%) C#
3 35 (28.00%) Java
4 27 (21.60%) Python
5 17 (13.60%) SQL
6 13 (10.40%) PHP
7 10 (8.00%) TypeScript
8 6 (4.80%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.40%) Java 8
10 3 (2.40%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.60%) C++
11 2 (1.60%) ES6
12 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.80%) Gremlin
12 1 (0.80%) Perl
12 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (12.80%) Degree
2 12 (9.60%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.20%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.80%) CITP
4 1 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.80%) ISEB
4 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (16.80%) Docker
2 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.20%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.80%) LXC
3 1 (0.80%) NFS
3 1 (0.80%) SRDF
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (17.60%) Kubernetes
2 20 (16.00%) Ansible
3 17 (13.60%) Terraform
4 6 (4.80%) Grafana
4 6 (4.80%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.80%) Prometheus
4 6 (4.80%) Puppet
4 6 (4.80%) Salt
5 4 (3.20%) Data Guard
5 4 (3.20%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 24 (19.20%) Oracle
2 8 (6.40%) Cisco
3 7 (5.60%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.80%) Arista
5 1 (0.80%) Dell
5 1 (0.80%) EMC
5 1 (0.80%) Hitachi
5 1 (0.80%) HP
5 1 (0.80%) IBM
5 1 (0.80%) NetApp
5 1 (0.80%) Pega
5 1 (0.80%) Veracode
5 1 (0.80%) VMware
5 1 (0.80%) WSO2
5 1 (0.80%) Zerto