Period
to 24 September 2021

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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 67 66 100
Rank change year-on-year -1 +34 -16
Permanent jobs citing REST 126 49 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.79% 3.78% 2.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.26% 9.37% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63 42 91
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £23,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £40,750 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.56% -0.61% -8.89%
75th Percentile £53,750 £54,688 £52,500
90th Percentile £64,950 £73,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -

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 1,028 523 1,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 30.95% 40.29% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 733 435 1,286
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £26,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
75th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% +7.73% +5.31%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing REST as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing REST in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for REST in the East Midlands

REST
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

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 24 September 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
Leicestershire -4 61 £40,000 - 7
Nottinghamshire -13 20 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Northamptonshire -23 19 £51,500 +1.98% 2
Derbyshire -15 15 £49,500 +30.26% 2
Lincolnshire -20 5 £36,000 -24.21% 3
REST
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for REST.

1 65 (51.59%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 49 (38.89%) TDD
4 45 (35.71%) Social Skills
5 43 (34.13%) Docker
6 41 (32.54%) SQL
6 41 (32.54%) C#
7 38 (30.16%) .NET
8 37 (29.37%) Java
8 37 (29.37%) GraphQL
9 36 (28.57%) Microservices
9 36 (28.57%) Web Services
9 36 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 36 (28.57%) JSON
10 35 (27.78%) SOA
11 34 (26.98%) AWS
11 34 (26.98%) Serverless
12 33 (26.19%) Software Engineering
13 32 (25.40%) Terraform
13 32 (25.40%) Problem-Solving
14 30 (23.81%) SOAP
15 29 (23.02%) Scrum
16 27 (21.43%) Spring
16 27 (21.43%) HTML
16 27 (21.43%) Azure
16 27 (21.43%) BDD
16 27 (21.43%) AngularJS
16 27 (21.43%) Git (software)
17 26 (20.63%) .NET Framework
17 26 (20.63%) GitHub

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 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.17%) IIS
3 3 (2.38%) Apache
3 3 (2.38%) CMS
4 2 (1.59%) nginx
5 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.79%) Confluence
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) NetSuite
1 3 (2.38%) Shopify
2 2 (1.59%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.79%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 34 (26.98%) AWS
1 34 (26.98%) Serverless
2 27 (21.43%) Azure
3 26 (20.63%) GitHub
4 14 (11.11%) SaaS
5 13 (10.32%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (9.52%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.59%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.79%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.79%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.79%) GitHub Actions
10 1 (0.79%) Power Automate
10 1 (0.79%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.52%) HTTP
1 12 (9.52%) Internet
2 8 (6.35%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.56%) DNS
3 7 (5.56%) SMTP
4 4 (3.17%) HTTPS
5 3 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.87%) Big Data
1 20 (15.87%) MySQL
1 20 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 12 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.35%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (3.97%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.59%) Power BI
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 22 (17.46%) Jenkins
3 18 (14.29%) GitLab
4 12 (9.52%) Android Studio
4 12 (9.52%) Xcode
5 11 (8.73%) Subversion
6 10 (7.94%) Gradle
7 8 (6.35%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.97%) PHPUnit
9 4 (3.17%) JIRA
10 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.59%) JMeter
10 2 (1.59%) Postman
10 2 (1.59%) Selenium
10 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (35.71%) Social Skills
2 8 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.17%) Police
3 4 (3.17%) Retail
3 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.38%) Finance
4 3 (2.38%) Law
4 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.59%) Marketing
5 2 (1.59%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (1.59%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (62.70%) Developer
2 27 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 22 (17.46%) Java Developer
4 13 (10.32%) Software Developer
5 10 (7.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (6.35%) .NET Software Engineer
7 8 (6.35%) PL/SQL Developer
7 8 (6.35%) SQL Developer
8 7 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (5.56%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
9 6 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (3.97%) AWS Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (3.97%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Programmer
10 5 (3.97%) Software Programmer
10 5 (3.97%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (30.16%) .NET
2 37 (29.37%) GraphQL
3 36 (28.57%) JSON
3 36 (28.57%) Web Services
4 30 (23.81%) SOAP
5 27 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 27 (21.43%) HTML
5 27 (21.43%) Spring
6 26 (20.63%) .NET Framework
7 25 (19.84%) React
8 23 (18.25%) CSS
9 22 (17.46%) .NET Core
10 20 (15.87%) Hibernate
10 20 (15.87%) JavaBeans
10 20 (15.87%) Middleware
11 19 (15.08%) Node.js
12 15 (11.90%) ASP.NET
12 15 (11.90%) XML
13 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (9.52%) JSON Schema
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Mobile App
2 12 (9.52%) Legacy Applications
2 12 (9.52%) User Experience
3 7 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.17%) Legacy Code
5 3 (2.38%) Blog
5 3 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.59%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (1.59%) RIA
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.79%) Life Science
7 1 (0.79%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.70%) Android
2 13 (10.32%) Linux
3 8 (6.35%) Windows
4 7 (5.56%) Unix
5 6 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.59%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (51.59%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (38.89%) TDD
3 36 (28.57%) Microservices
4 35 (27.78%) SOA
5 33 (26.19%) Software Engineering
6 32 (25.40%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (23.02%) Scrum
8 27 (21.43%) BDD
9 24 (19.05%) Open Source
9 24 (19.05%) SDLC
10 23 (18.25%) Analytics
10 23 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (17.46%) Coaching
12 20 (15.87%) API Design
12 20 (15.87%) Big Data Analytics
12 20 (15.87%) Data Analytics
12 20 (15.87%) DevOps
13 19 (15.08%) MVC
14 15 (11.90%) Logistics
15 12 (9.52%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 57 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 41 (32.54%) C#
2 41 (32.54%) SQL
3 37 (29.37%) Java
4 25 (19.84%) Java 8
5 15 (11.90%) PHP
6 14 (11.11%) Python
7 12 (9.52%) C++
8 11 (8.73%) Apple Swift
9 8 (6.35%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.35%) TypeScript
10 6 (4.76%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.97%) ES6
12 4 (3.17%) Ruby
12 4 (3.17%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.38%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.59%) ABAP
14 2 (1.59%) C
15 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 20 (15.87%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.17%) Degree
4 3 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.59%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.79%) MCSD
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.79%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (34.13%) Docker
2 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (25.40%) Terraform
2 20 (15.87%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.52%) Oracle
3 9 (7.14%) Xamarin
4 7 (5.56%) Rackspace
5 4 (3.17%) Adobe
5 4 (3.17%) SAP
5 4 (3.17%) VMware
6 3 (2.38%) Ariba
6 3 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.38%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.59%) Facebook
7 2 (1.59%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.79%) Hootsuite
8 1 (0.79%) UiPath