Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 109 117
Rank change year-on-year +41 +8 +37
Permanent jobs citing REST 183 139 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.18% 2.63% 2.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.33% 6.14% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 124 105 125
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -4.60% +2.35%
10th Percentile £32,250 £29,690 £26,750
90th Percentile £78,375 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 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 1,771 2,265 2,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 40.43% 42.79% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,365 1,945 2,130
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,225
90th Percentile £68,000 £57,800 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +21 101 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Northamptonshire +9 33 £52,500 +40.00% 5
Leicestershire -3 32 £41,000 +26.15% 10
Lincolnshire - 8 £40,000 - 2
Derbyshire +12 6 £38,000 -1.30% 4
Rutland - 2 £30,500 -
REST
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 113 (61.75%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (57.38%) Java
3 84 (45.90%) Microservices
4 79 (43.17%) Spring
5 76 (41.53%) SOAP
6 70 (38.25%) Scrum
7 69 (37.70%) JavaScript
8 68 (37.16%) SQL
9 64 (34.97%) Maven
10 60 (32.79%) Degree
11 59 (32.24%) HTML
12 58 (31.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 54 (29.51%) Oracle
14 53 (28.96%) CSS
14 53 (28.96%) Finance
15 50 (27.32%) Git (software)
16 49 (26.78%) Amazon AWS
16 49 (26.78%) AngularJS
17 48 (26.23%) MVC
18 47 (25.68%) C#
19 46 (25.14%) JUnit
20 45 (24.59%) Web Services
21 44 (24.04%) .NET
22 41 (22.40%) SQL Server
23 38 (20.77%) TDD
24 37 (20.22%) Computer Science
25 35 (19.13%) JMS
25 35 (19.13%) Computer Science Degree
26 34 (18.58%) Docker
26 34 (18.58%) SOA

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 16 (8.74%) JBoss
2 14 (7.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (7.65%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.46%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.46%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.19%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (2.19%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.64%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.09%) Apache
6 2 (1.09%) Confluence
6 2 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.09%) WordPress
7 1 (0.55%) CMS
7 1 (0.55%) Kentico
7 1 (0.55%) nginx
7 1 (0.55%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.73%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 58 (31.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (26.78%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (9.29%) Office 365
4 14 (7.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (4.37%) IaaS
5 8 (4.37%) PaaS
6 5 (2.73%) Boomi
6 5 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.73%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (2.19%) iPaaS
8 3 (1.64%) GitHub
8 3 (1.64%) SaaS
9 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.55%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.55%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.55%) Force.com
9 1 (0.55%) npm
9 1 (0.55%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.84%) HTTP
2 6 (3.28%) Intranet
2 6 (3.28%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (2.19%) IPv4
3 4 (2.19%) IPv6
4 3 (1.64%) DNS
4 3 (1.64%) Network Security
5 1 (0.55%) AMQP
5 1 (0.55%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.55%) SMS
5 1 (0.55%) SSH
5 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.40%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (5.46%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.37%) MySQL
6 7 (3.83%) Big Data
7 6 (3.28%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (3.28%) InterSystems Cache
7 6 (3.28%) Redis
7 6 (3.28%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.73%) Power BI
8 5 (2.73%) SAP HANA
9 4 (2.19%) IBM InfoSphere
9 4 (2.19%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (2.19%) Pentaho
10 3 (1.64%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.55%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 64 (34.97%) Maven
2 50 (27.32%) Git (software)
3 46 (25.14%) JUnit
4 32 (17.49%) Cucumber
5 29 (15.85%) Gradle
6 12 (6.56%) Jenkins
7 10 (5.46%) gulp
7 10 (5.46%) webpack
8 9 (4.92%) JIRA
9 8 (4.37%) Visual Studio
10 7 (3.83%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (3.83%) Xcode
11 5 (2.73%) JMeter
11 5 (2.73%) Selenium
11 5 (2.73%) TestLink
11 5 (2.73%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (2.19%) QF-Test
12 4 (2.19%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.55%) GitLab
General
1 53 (28.96%) Finance
2 28 (15.30%) Banking
3 15 (8.20%) Marketing
4 7 (3.83%) Retail
5 4 (2.19%) Legal
6 3 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.09%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 131 (71.58%) Developer
2 65 (35.52%) Java Developer
3 24 (13.11%) .NET Developer
4 20 (10.93%) C# Developer
5 18 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (9.84%) Software Engineer
6 17 (9.29%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.65%) Architect
7 14 (7.65%) Development Engineer
7 14 (7.65%) Software Development Engineer
8 10 (5.46%) Lead Developer
8 10 (5.46%) Web Developer
9 9 (4.92%) Analyst
9 9 (4.92%) Automation Tester
9 9 (4.92%) Lead Java Developer
9 9 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (4.92%) Software Developer
9 9 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.92%) Tester
10 8 (4.37%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (43.17%) Spring
2 76 (41.53%) SOAP
3 59 (32.24%) HTML
4 53 (28.96%) CSS
5 49 (26.78%) AngularJS
6 45 (24.59%) Web Services
7 44 (24.04%) .NET
8 35 (19.13%) JMS
9 32 (17.49%) JPA
10 31 (16.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 30 (16.39%) HTML5
12 27 (14.75%) JSON
13 22 (12.02%) XML
14 20 (10.93%) RESTful
15 19 (10.38%) ASP.NET
15 19 (10.38%) Java EE
16 16 (8.74%) jQuery
17 15 (8.20%) .NET Core
17 15 (8.20%) .NET Framework
17 15 (8.20%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.66%) Mobile App
2 23 (12.57%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (8.74%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (8.20%) Fintech
5 10 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.92%) User Experience
7 5 (2.73%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.73%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (2.19%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.64%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (1.09%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.55%) EPoS
11 1 (0.55%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.55%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.29%) Apple iOS
2 12 (6.56%) Android
2 12 (6.56%) Linux
3 9 (4.92%) Windows
4 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (61.75%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (45.90%) Microservices
3 70 (38.25%) Scrum
4 48 (26.23%) MVC
5 38 (20.77%) TDD
6 37 (20.22%) Computer Science
7 34 (18.58%) SOA
8 33 (18.03%) OO
9 31 (16.94%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (15.85%) DevOps
11 27 (14.75%) Software Engineering
12 25 (13.66%) SDLC
13 24 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (12.57%) Unit Testing
15 19 (10.38%) Collaborative Working
16 16 (8.74%) Logistics
16 16 (8.74%) Web Development
17 15 (8.20%) Test Automation
18 14 (7.65%) Machine Learning
19 12 (6.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (57.38%) Java
2 69 (37.70%) JavaScript
3 68 (37.16%) SQL
4 47 (25.68%) C#
5 28 (15.30%) Python
6 14 (7.65%) C++
6 14 (7.65%) Java 8
6 14 (7.65%) PHP
6 14 (7.65%) VB.NET
7 13 (7.10%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.46%) PL/SQL
9 9 (4.92%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.83%) TypeScript
10 7 (3.83%) VB
11 6 (3.28%) Objective-C
11 6 (3.28%) Scala
11 6 (3.28%) VB6
12 5 (2.73%) X++
13 4 (2.19%) Groovy
13 4 (2.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 60 (32.79%) Degree
2 35 (19.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.64%) CISM
3 3 (1.64%) CISSP
3 3 (1.64%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (1.09%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.74%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) GDPR
2 2 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (18.58%) Docker
2 5 (2.73%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.55%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (7.65%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.55%) cPanel
6 1 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 54 (29.51%) Oracle
2 32 (17.49%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.01%) Xamarin
4 6 (3.28%) SAP
5 5 (2.73%) Dell
5 5 (2.73%) MuleSoft
5 5 (2.73%) Twitter
5 5 (2.73%) webMethods
6 4 (2.19%) DevExpress
6 4 (2.19%) Google
6 4 (2.19%) Talend
6 4 (2.19%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.64%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.64%) F5
7 3 (1.64%) McAfee
7 3 (1.64%) Symantec
8 2 (1.09%) IBM
8 2 (1.09%) T-Plan
9 1 (0.55%) Adobe
9 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com