Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 111 142
Rank change year-on-year +11 +31 +28
Permanent jobs citing REST 146 152 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.74% 2.49% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.24% 6.34% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 125 120 81
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £43,908 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% +3.31% -3.41%
10th Percentile £29,850 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,339 2,397 2,729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.87% 39.33% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,031 2,056 2,340
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for REST in the East Midlands

REST
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for REST in the East Midlands

REST
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in the East Midlands

REST
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Nottinghamshire +23 102 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Northamptonshire -31 15 £42,500 -10.53% 5
Leicestershire +8 14 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Derbyshire -2 10 £38,500 +28.33% 3
REST
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for REST.

1 109 (74.66%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (52.74%) JavaScript
2 77 (52.74%) Web Services
3 76 (52.05%) Java
4 65 (44.52%) Finance
5 57 (39.04%) Amazon AWS
5 57 (39.04%) Microservices
6 44 (30.14%) CSS
6 44 (30.14%) HTML
7 43 (29.45%) Microsoft Azure
8 42 (28.77%) SOAP
9 39 (26.71%) GCP
9 39 (26.71%) Google Cloud Platform
10 37 (25.34%) Degree
11 36 (24.66%) RESTful
12 32 (21.92%) JSON
12 32 (21.92%) Computer Science
12 32 (21.92%) C#
13 30 (20.55%) XML
13 30 (20.55%) TDD
14 29 (19.86%) Spring
15 28 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (19.18%) MVC
16 26 (17.81%) QA
17 25 (17.12%) Mobile App
18 24 (16.44%) Test Automation
18 24 (16.44%) Git (software)
18 24 (16.44%) HTML5
18 24 (16.44%) OO
19 23 (15.75%) Selenium

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (4.79%) Apache
2 5 (3.42%) WordPress
3 4 (2.74%) Confluence
4 3 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.05%) IIS
4 3 (2.05%) JBoss
5 2 (1.37%) CMS
5 2 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.68%) Kentico
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (39.04%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (29.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (26.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (6.16%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (6.16%) IaaS
4 9 (6.16%) PaaS
5 4 (2.74%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.05%) SaaS
7 2 (1.37%) Serverless
8 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.96%) HTTP
2 4 (2.74%) Internet
2 4 (2.74%) WebEx
3 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.38%) MySQL
2 20 (13.70%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.79%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.05%) DTS
5 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.37%) DB2
6 2 (1.37%) Redis
7 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.75%) Selenium
3 20 (13.70%) Maven
4 18 (12.33%) Cucumber
5 11 (7.53%) Calabash
6 10 (6.85%) JMeter
7 9 (6.16%) WebDriver
8 8 (5.48%) Appium
9 7 (4.79%) JIRA
9 7 (4.79%) JUnit
9 7 (4.79%) Subversion
10 6 (4.11%) Jenkins
11 3 (2.05%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.05%) Gradle
11 3 (2.05%) IntelliJ
11 3 (2.05%) TestNG
11 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.37%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.37%) Mockito
12 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (44.52%) Finance
2 16 (10.96%) Marketing
3 13 (8.90%) Banking
4 8 (5.48%) Legal
5 6 (4.11%) Retail
6 4 (2.74%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.05%) Back Office
8 2 (1.37%) Games
9 1 (0.68%) Front Office
9 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 82 (56.16%) Developer
2 37 (25.34%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.33%) Software Developer
4 15 (10.27%) PHP Developer
5 14 (9.59%) Software Engineer
6 12 (8.22%) Architect
6 12 (8.22%) Development Engineer
6 12 (8.22%) Software Development Engineer
7 11 (7.53%) QA Engineer
8 9 (6.16%) AWS Architect
8 9 (6.16%) Cloud Architect
9 8 (5.48%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.79%) C++ Developer
10 7 (4.79%) Senior QA Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Analyst
11 6 (4.11%) Lead Developer
11 6 (4.11%) QA Leader
11 6 (4.11%) Technical Leader
11 6 (4.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (52.74%) Web Services
2 44 (30.14%) CSS
2 44 (30.14%) HTML
3 42 (28.77%) SOAP
4 36 (24.66%) RESTful
5 32 (21.92%) JSON
6 30 (20.55%) XML
7 29 (19.86%) Spring
8 24 (16.44%) HTML5
9 23 (15.75%) jQuery
10 22 (15.07%) .NET
10 22 (15.07%) AngularJS
11 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET
11 17 (11.64%) CSS3
12 14 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (8.22%) Ajax
13 12 (8.22%) Gherkin
13 12 (8.22%) Node.js
14 10 (6.85%) Laravel
14 10 (6.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.92%) Computer Science
2 25 (17.12%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.16%) Cloud Native
4 8 (5.48%) Client/Server
5 6 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.74%) Contactless
6 4 (2.74%) EMV
6 4 (2.74%) IVR
6 4 (2.74%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.74%) User Experience
7 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) iPad
8 1 (0.68%) iPhone
8 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.96%) Linux
2 13 (8.90%) Windows
3 12 (8.22%) Unix
4 9 (6.16%) Android
5 7 (4.79%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (74.66%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (39.04%) Microservices
3 30 (20.55%) TDD
4 28 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (19.18%) MVC
5 24 (16.44%) OO
5 24 (16.44%) Test Automation
6 22 (15.07%) SDLC
6 22 (15.07%) Software Engineering
7 20 (13.70%) BDD
8 18 (12.33%) SOA
9 17 (11.64%) Collaborative Working
10 16 (10.96%) Web Development
11 14 (9.59%) Unit Testing
12 13 (8.90%) OOP
12 13 (8.90%) Scrum
13 12 (8.22%) Regression Testing
14 11 (7.53%) Software Delivery
15 10 (6.85%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (6.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 77 (52.74%) JavaScript
2 76 (52.05%) Java
3 32 (21.92%) C#
4 22 (15.07%) PHP
4 22 (15.07%) SQL
5 10 (6.85%) C++
6 9 (6.16%) Python
6 9 (6.16%) Ruby
7 6 (4.11%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.05%) C
9 2 (1.37%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.37%) Groovy
9 2 (1.37%) Jython
9 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.37%) Perl
9 2 (1.37%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.68%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 37 (25.34%) Degree
2 14 (9.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (26.71%) GCP
2 26 (17.81%) QA
3 5 (3.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (6.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.68%) Ansible
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.74%) Apple
2 4 (2.74%) Google
2 4 (2.74%) Ingenico
2 4 (2.74%) Oracle
2 4 (2.74%) PayPal
2 4 (2.74%) VeriFone
2 4 (2.74%) WorldPay
3 3 (2.05%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.05%) IBM
3 3 (2.05%) Sencha
3 3 (2.05%) Zend
4 2 (1.37%) SAP
4 2 (1.37%) webMethods
5 1 (0.68%) Apigee
5 1 (0.68%) Capita
5 1 (0.68%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.68%) Perforce
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.68%) WSO2