Period
to 21 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 21 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 89 120
Rank change year-on-year +1 +31 +22
Permanent jobs citing REST 59 75 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.54% 2.75% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.62% 7.40% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 47 68 41
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,700 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,625 £65,000
South East median annual salary £51,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.43% +5.00% +11.11%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 774 1,013 1,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 33.33% 37.08% 42.97%
Number of salaries quoted 666 892 1,070
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,775 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Buckinghamshire

REST
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for REST in Buckinghamshire

REST
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

Salary histogram for REST in Buckinghamshire

REST
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2019. 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
Milton Keynes +8 26 £45,000 -5.26% 11
High Wycombe +8 15 £49,000 -2.00% 3
Marlow +6 12 £60,000 +14.29% 2
Aylesbury +11 1 - -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £45,000 -
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 49 (83.05%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (64.41%) JavaScript
3 34 (57.63%) JSON
4 33 (55.93%) SQL
5 28 (47.46%) Java
5 28 (47.46%) SOAP
6 25 (42.37%) MVC
7 22 (37.29%) MySQL
8 20 (33.90%) HTML
8 20 (33.90%) Web Services
8 20 (33.90%) Hibernate
8 20 (33.90%) Spring
9 18 (30.51%) SDLC
10 17 (28.81%) QA
10 17 (28.81%) TDD
11 16 (27.12%) Maven
11 16 (27.12%) BDD
12 15 (25.42%) Microservices
12 15 (25.42%) Degree
12 15 (25.42%) Retail
12 15 (25.42%) Scrum
13 14 (23.73%) E-Commerce
13 14 (23.73%) JMS
13 14 (23.73%) SOA
13 14 (23.73%) Struts
13 14 (23.73%) .NET
13 14 (23.73%) J2EE
13 14 (23.73%) CSS
13 14 (23.73%) Test Automation
14 13 (22.03%) Jenkins

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (20.34%) Apache Solr
2 8 (13.56%) Apache
3 4 (6.78%) Confluence
4 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.39%) CICS
5 2 (3.39%) Jetty
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) SaaS
2 10 (16.95%) AWS
3 9 (15.25%) Serverless
4 6 (10.17%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (5.08%) Azure
5 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.69%) PaaS
6 1 (1.69%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) MySQL
2 7 (11.86%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.08%) DB2
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.69%) Power BI
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Maven
2 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
3 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.17%) PHPUnit
5 5 (8.47%) Selenium
6 4 (6.78%) JIRA
6 4 (6.78%) JUnit
6 4 (6.78%) Protractor
6 4 (6.78%) Robot Framework
6 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio Coded UI
7 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.08%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.39%) Gradle
8 2 (3.39%) Mockito
8 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.39%) XPEDITER
9 1 (1.69%) JMeter
9 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 15 (25.42%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Automotive
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (72.88%) Developer
2 16 (27.12%) Java Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Analyst
4 14 (23.73%) Analyst Developer
5 13 (22.03%) Applications Developer
6 12 (20.34%) Java Applications Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Software Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.78%) PHP Developer
9 4 (6.78%) PHP Software Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Angular Developer
11 2 (3.39%) C# Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Mainframe Software Engineer
11 2 (3.39%) PHP Zend Developer
11 2 (3.39%) QA Engineer
11 2 (3.39%) QA Leader
12 1 (1.69%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (57.63%) JSON
2 28 (47.46%) SOAP
3 20 (33.90%) Hibernate
3 20 (33.90%) HTML
3 20 (33.90%) Spring
3 20 (33.90%) Web Services
4 14 (23.73%) .NET
4 14 (23.73%) CSS
4 14 (23.73%) J2EE
4 14 (23.73%) JMS
4 14 (23.73%) Struts
5 13 (22.03%) XML
6 12 (20.34%) Drools
6 12 (20.34%) EJB
6 12 (20.34%) JSTL
6 12 (20.34%) Lucene
7 11 (18.64%) AngularJS
8 10 (16.95%) jQuery
9 9 (15.25%) React
10 6 (10.17%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Driving Licence
2 7 (11.86%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.08%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.39%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (83.05%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (42.37%) MVC
3 18 (30.51%) SDLC
4 17 (28.81%) TDD
5 16 (27.12%) BDD
6 15 (25.42%) Microservices
6 15 (25.42%) Scrum
7 14 (23.73%) E-Commerce
7 14 (23.73%) SOA
7 14 (23.73%) Test Automation
8 12 (20.34%) Collaborative Working
8 12 (20.34%) OWASP
9 9 (15.25%) Data Protection
9 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
10 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
10 8 (13.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (13.56%) OO
11 7 (11.86%) Open Source
12 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 38 (64.41%) JavaScript
2 33 (55.93%) SQL
3 28 (47.46%) Java
4 12 (20.34%) C#
5 10 (16.95%) PHP
6 7 (11.86%) TypeScript
7 6 (10.17%) Python
8 2 (3.39%) Bourne shell
8 2 (3.39%) C++
8 2 (3.39%) COBOL
8 2 (3.39%) Delphi
8 2 (3.39%) Java 8
8 2 (3.39%) PHP 5
8 2 (3.39%) PHP 7
8 2 (3.39%) Ruby
8 2 (3.39%) Scala
9 1 (1.69%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.69%) Perl
9 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.69%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
2 8 (13.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.39%) ISEB
3 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.69%) MCSD
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (28.81%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (10.17%) Terraform
2 2 (3.39%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Compuware
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
3 2 (3.39%) Zend
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) Tableau
4 1 (1.69%) Xamarin