Period
to 24 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 88 99
Rank change year-on-year -21 +11 +6
Permanent jobs citing REST 268 392 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.84% 3.27% 2.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.89% 8.18% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 224 351 308
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £68,750
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 of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,398 4,791 4,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.05% 39.97% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,720 4,048 4,279
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in the East of England

REST
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for REST in the East of England

REST
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for REST in the East of England

REST
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 January 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
Cambridgeshire +44 117 £52,500 +5.00% 36
Hertfordshire -34 80 £51,750 -5.91% 13
Suffolk +7 29 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Essex +32 28 £72,500 +61.11% 4
Bedfordshire -49 11 £55,000 +37.50% 7
Norfolk -3 3 £45,000 -5.26% 2
REST
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for REST.

1 159 (59.33%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (55.97%) JavaScript
3 115 (42.91%) Java
4 106 (39.55%) Web Services
5 102 (38.06%) CSS
6 97 (36.19%) HTML
7 90 (33.58%) SOAP
8 79 (29.48%) MVC
8 79 (29.48%) AngularJS
9 73 (27.24%) Spring
10 67 (25.00%) SQL
11 65 (24.25%) .NET
12 64 (23.88%) C#
13 63 (23.51%) TDD
14 60 (22.39%) Software Engineering
15 57 (21.27%) JSON
16 56 (20.90%) Microsoft Azure
17 51 (19.03%) Amazon AWS
17 51 (19.03%) MySQL
18 50 (18.66%) Relational Database
19 49 (18.28%) Microservices
19 49 (18.28%) NoSQL
19 49 (18.28%) Hibernate
20 44 (16.42%) Scrum
20 44 (16.42%) Maven
20 44 (16.42%) XML
20 44 (16.42%) MongoDB
21 43 (16.04%) Node.js
22 42 (15.67%) HTML5
23 39 (14.55%) Test Automation

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 38 (14.18%) JBoss
2 27 (10.07%) WebSphere
3 23 (8.58%) Confluence
4 22 (8.21%) Apache
5 19 (7.09%) Apache Spark
5 19 (7.09%) Tomcat
6 14 (5.22%) GlassFish
7 13 (4.85%) Apache Geronimo
8 12 (4.48%) Mule
9 10 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (3.73%) OpenStack
10 9 (3.36%) Anypoint
10 9 (3.36%) SharePoint
11 8 (2.99%) CMS
11 8 (2.99%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (2.24%) Apache Pig
13 6 (2.24%) Traefik
14 5 (1.87%) WebLogic
15 4 (1.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (4.48%) Weka
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (20.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (19.03%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.85%) SaaS
4 12 (4.48%) GitHub
5 7 (2.61%) OpenShift
5 7 (2.61%) Serverless
6 6 (2.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.87%) Office 365
8 3 (1.12%) Apigee
8 3 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.37%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.70%) HTTP
2 12 (4.48%) SSL
3 10 (3.73%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.99%) 802.15
4 8 (2.99%) Bluetooth
4 8 (2.99%) Internet
4 8 (2.99%) IPv6
4 8 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (2.99%) X.509
4 8 (2.99%) ZigBee
5 6 (2.24%) Firewall
6 5 (1.87%) LAN
6 5 (1.87%) WAN
7 4 (1.49%) DNS
8 2 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (19.03%) MySQL
2 50 (18.66%) Relational Database
3 49 (18.28%) NoSQL
4 44 (16.42%) MongoDB
5 38 (14.18%) SQL Server
6 28 (10.45%) Big Data
7 24 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (7.46%) RDBMS
9 18 (6.72%) Hadoop
10 15 (5.60%) Apache Hive
11 12 (4.48%) CouchDB
11 12 (4.48%) Mahout
11 12 (4.48%) Neo4j
11 12 (4.48%) Sqoop
12 6 (2.24%) MariaDB
13 4 (1.49%) Power BI
14 3 (1.12%) Couchbase
14 3 (1.12%) Redis
14 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 44 (16.42%) Maven
2 33 (12.31%) Git (software)
3 30 (11.19%) JIRA
4 27 (10.07%) Jenkins
5 26 (9.70%) Gradle
5 26 (9.70%) JUnit
6 24 (8.96%) Ant
7 17 (6.34%) Selenium
8 14 (5.22%) Jasmine
9 11 (4.10%) Cucumber
10 9 (3.36%) JMeter
11 8 (2.99%) gulp
11 8 (2.99%) Mocha
11 8 (2.99%) NUnit
11 8 (2.99%) SoapUI
11 8 (2.99%) Subversion
12 7 (2.61%) Log4Net
12 7 (2.61%) SonarQube
13 4 (1.49%) Visual Studio
13 4 (1.49%) Xcode
General
1 20 (7.46%) Finance
2 15 (5.60%) Banking
2 15 (5.60%) Retail
3 8 (2.99%) Games
4 4 (1.49%) Legal
5 3 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.75%) Law
6 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Automotive
7 1 (0.37%) French Language
7 1 (0.37%) German Language
7 1 (0.37%) Marketing
7 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
7 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.37%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 193 (72.01%) Developer
2 68 (25.37%) Java Developer
3 30 (11.19%) Senior Developer
4 27 (10.07%) Lead Developer
5 25 (9.33%) .NET Developer
6 23 (8.58%) Full Stack Developer
7 22 (8.21%) Software Developer
8 20 (7.46%) Lead Java Developer
9 19 (7.09%) C# Developer
10 18 (6.72%) Java Engineer
11 17 (6.34%) Software Engineer
12 15 (5.60%) Programmer
13 13 (4.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 13 (4.85%) Mobile Developer
14 12 (4.48%) Agile Developer
14 12 (4.48%) Consultant
14 12 (4.48%) Senior Software Engineer
14 12 (4.48%) Web Developer
15 11 (4.10%) Agile Java Developer
15 11 (4.10%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (39.55%) Web Services
2 102 (38.06%) CSS
3 97 (36.19%) HTML
4 90 (33.58%) SOAP
5 79 (29.48%) AngularJS
6 73 (27.24%) Spring
7 65 (24.25%) .NET
8 57 (21.27%) JSON
9 49 (18.28%) Hibernate
10 44 (16.42%) XML
11 43 (16.04%) Node.js
12 42 (15.67%) HTML5
13 38 (14.18%) Java EE
14 35 (13.06%) React
15 34 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web API
16 30 (11.19%) ASP.NET
17 29 (10.82%) Spring MVC
18 28 (10.45%) Ajax
19 24 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
19 24 (8.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.57%) Mobile App
2 25 (9.33%) User Experience
3 17 (6.34%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.73%) Private Cloud
6 9 (3.36%) Fintech
7 7 (2.61%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.61%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.61%) Social Media
8 6 (2.24%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.24%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.24%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.87%) Smart City
10 3 (1.12%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.12%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.12%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.57%) Linux
2 22 (8.21%) Android
2 22 (8.21%) Apple iOS
3 11 (4.10%) Windows
4 4 (1.49%) Unix
5 3 (1.12%) VMS
6 2 (0.75%) CentOS
6 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (59.33%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (29.48%) MVC
3 63 (23.51%) TDD
4 60 (22.39%) Software Engineering
5 49 (18.28%) Microservices
6 44 (16.42%) Scrum
7 39 (14.55%) Test Automation
8 37 (13.81%) DevOps
9 33 (12.31%) Computer Science
9 33 (12.31%) OO
10 31 (11.57%) Web Development
11 28 (10.45%) E-Commerce
12 26 (9.70%) Front End Development
13 22 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
13 22 (8.21%) Unit Testing
14 21 (7.84%) SOLID
15 20 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (6.72%) Open Source
16 18 (6.72%) User Stories
17 17 (6.34%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 150 (55.97%) JavaScript
2 115 (42.91%) Java
3 67 (25.00%) SQL
4 64 (23.88%) C#
5 39 (14.55%) Python
6 37 (13.81%) T-SQL
7 21 (7.84%) C
7 21 (7.84%) Java 8
8 17 (6.34%) PowerShell
9 16 (5.97%) TypeScript
10 13 (4.85%) Kotlin
11 12 (4.48%) PL/SQL
12 11 (4.10%) ES6
13 10 (3.73%) PHP
14 8 (2.99%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.99%) Ruby
15 7 (2.61%) Apex Code
16 5 (1.87%) ES7
16 5 (1.87%) ES8
17 4 (1.49%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 33 (12.31%) Degree
2 16 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) CCNA
5 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.75%) CISSP
5 2 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) GIAC
5 2 (0.75%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (0.75%) MCSE
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.75%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (0.75%) SANS
5 2 (0.75%) SSCP
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.21%) QA
2 4 (1.49%) GDPR
3 3 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (11.19%) Docker
2 12 (4.48%) HDFS
3 6 (2.24%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.87%) vSphere
5 3 (1.12%) Firmware
5 3 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.75%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (5.97%) Ansible
2 14 (5.22%) Puppet
3 9 (3.36%) Kubernetes
3 9 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (0.75%) Salt
4 2 (0.75%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.75%) vRealize
4 2 (0.75%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (10.07%) Microsoft
1 27 (10.07%) Oracle
2 15 (5.60%) MuleSoft
3 14 (5.22%) Tableau
4 12 (4.48%) Alteryx
5 8 (2.99%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.61%) New Relic
6 7 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.24%) Google
8 5 (1.87%) WorldPay
9 4 (1.49%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.49%) Nintex
9 4 (1.49%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.49%) Zend
10 3 (1.12%) Adobe
10 3 (1.12%) SAP
10 3 (1.12%) Sybase
10 3 (1.12%) VMware
11 2 (0.75%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.75%) EXTOL