Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 100 110
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10 +73
Permanent jobs citing REST 415 378 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.41% 2.93% 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.50% 7.35% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 375 330 356
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +9.95% +6.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £68,750 £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 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 4882 5146 5425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.16% 39.83% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4095 4400 4784
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +13 181 £55,000 - 8
Cambridgeshire -46 110 £50,000 - 13
Bedfordshire +60 55 £38,750 -26.19% 4
Suffolk +17 25 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Norfolk +20 23 £46,250 -9.31% 4
Essex +15 21 £45,000 -12.20% 2
REST
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for REST.

1 233 (56.14%) Web Services
2 222 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (44.82%) Java
4 180 (43.37%) HTML
5 179 (43.13%) .NET
6 176 (42.41%) CSS
7 175 (42.17%) JavaScript
8 164 (39.52%) SOAP
9 153 (36.87%) C#
10 139 (33.49%) SQL
11 131 (31.57%) XML
12 120 (28.92%) OO
13 108 (26.02%) JSON
14 106 (25.54%) MVC
15 103 (24.82%) AngularJS
16 96 (23.13%) TDD
17 93 (22.41%) jQuery
18 91 (21.93%) HTML5
19 90 (21.69%) Degree
20 86 (20.72%) Unit Testing
21 82 (19.76%) CSS3
22 81 (19.52%) ASP.NET
23 80 (19.28%) Software Engineering
24 77 (18.55%) Microsoft
25 71 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
26 69 (16.63%) Git (software)
26 69 (16.63%) Scrum
27 67 (16.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 66 (15.90%) Finance
29 63 (15.18%) Spring

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 20 (4.82%) JBoss
2 19 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 18 (4.34%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (4.34%) Tomcat
3 18 (4.34%) WebSphere
4 14 (3.37%) WebLogic
5 13 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (2.65%) Oracle Service Bus
7 9 (2.17%) Apache
8 8 (1.93%) Apache Spark
9 7 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (1.45%) Confluence
11 5 (1.20%) CMS
11 5 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.96%) IIS
13 3 (0.72%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.72%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.72%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.96%) EngageOne
3 3 (0.72%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Exstream
2 2 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 71 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (5.30%) SaaS
3 19 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.58%) Serverless
4 18 (4.34%) AWS Lambda
5 13 (3.13%) Office 365
6 11 (2.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 9 (2.17%) GitHub
8 7 (1.69%) npm
9 4 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.72%) IaaS
10 3 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.60%) HTTP
2 19 (4.58%) Firewall
3 18 (4.34%) DNS
4 12 (2.89%) Internet
5 4 (0.96%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.72%) Intranet
6 3 (0.72%) LAN
6 3 (0.72%) SAN
6 3 (0.72%) WAN
7 2 (0.48%) AMQP
7 2 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.48%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.48%) IPv6
7 2 (0.48%) Wireless
8 1 (0.24%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.24%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 50 (12.05%) MongoDB
3 49 (11.81%) MySQL
3 49 (11.81%) NoSQL
3 49 (11.81%) Relational Database
4 24 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (5.54%) MarkLogic
6 22 (5.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (5.06%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (4.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (4.34%) MS Access
9 18 (4.34%) Power BI
9 18 (4.34%) SQL Server 2016
10 16 (3.86%) SAP Data Services
11 15 (3.61%) RDBMS
11 15 (3.61%) Text Mining
12 11 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (2.65%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (2.65%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 69 (16.63%) Git (software)
2 60 (14.46%) Subversion
3 55 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (10.84%) JUnit
5 34 (8.19%) Cucumber
6 32 (7.71%) JIRA
7 26 (6.27%) Jenkins
8 21 (5.06%) Mockito
8 21 (5.06%) NUnit
9 20 (4.82%) Selenium
10 16 (3.86%) Moq
11 14 (3.37%) TeamCity
12 13 (3.13%) MSBuild
13 12 (2.89%) Grunt
13 12 (2.89%) gulp
14 11 (2.65%) Bower
14 11 (2.65%) Maven
15 8 (1.93%) JBehave
15 8 (1.93%) WebDriver
16 7 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 66 (15.90%) Finance
2 48 (11.57%) Retail
3 24 (5.78%) Banking
4 17 (4.10%) Publishing
5 15 (3.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.89%) Games
6 12 (2.89%) Retail Banking
7 11 (2.65%) Marketing
8 9 (2.17%) Advertising
9 6 (1.45%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.72%) Automotive
10 3 (0.72%) Back Office
10 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Military
11 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 294 (70.84%) Developer
2 99 (23.86%) Java Developer
3 78 (18.80%) C# Developer
4 72 (17.35%) .NET Developer
5 56 (13.49%) C# .NET Developer
6 52 (12.53%) Software Developer
7 43 (10.36%) C# Software Developer
8 41 (9.88%) Senior Developer
9 39 (9.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 36 (8.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 33 (7.95%) JavaScript Developer
12 31 (7.47%) .NET Software Developer
13 28 (6.75%) Applications Developer
14 24 (5.78%) Web Developer
15 21 (5.06%) Software Engineer
16 19 (4.58%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 19 (4.58%) Senior C# Developer
17 18 (4.34%) Architect
17 18 (4.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 16 (3.86%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (56.14%) Web Services
2 180 (43.37%) HTML
3 179 (43.13%) .NET
4 176 (42.41%) CSS
5 164 (39.52%) SOAP
6 131 (31.57%) XML
7 108 (26.02%) JSON
8 103 (24.82%) AngularJS
9 93 (22.41%) jQuery
10 91 (21.93%) HTML5
11 82 (19.76%) CSS3
12 81 (19.52%) ASP.NET
13 67 (16.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 63 (15.18%) Spring
15 51 (12.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 48 (11.57%) Ajax
17 46 (11.08%) WCF
18 35 (8.43%) Java EE
19 34 (8.19%) ASP.NET MVC
19 34 (8.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 63 (15.18%) Computer Science
2 28 (6.75%) Mobile App
2 28 (6.75%) User Experience
3 17 (4.10%) Virtual Team
4 16 (3.86%) Life Science
5 14 (3.37%) Algorithms
6 10 (2.41%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.93%) RIA
8 7 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.69%) BBC
8 7 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.20%) Renewable Energy
9 5 (1.20%) Smart Energy
10 4 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (0.96%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.72%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.72%) Fintech
11 3 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.48%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.33%) Linux
2 31 (7.47%) Unix
3 26 (6.27%) Apple iOS
4 20 (4.82%) Android
5 17 (4.10%) Windows
6 13 (3.13%) Solaris
7 3 (0.72%) HPUX
8 2 (0.48%) CentOS
8 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (28.92%) OO
3 106 (25.54%) MVC
4 96 (23.13%) TDD
5 86 (20.72%) Unit Testing
6 80 (19.28%) Software Engineering
7 69 (16.63%) Scrum
8 55 (13.25%) Waterfall
9 48 (11.57%) SOLID
10 45 (10.84%) Web Development
11 43 (10.36%) OOP
12 42 (10.12%) BDD
13 38 (9.16%) SOA
14 37 (8.92%) SDLC
15 36 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (8.67%) OOD
16 35 (8.43%) Performance Tuning
16 35 (8.43%) Test Automation
17 29 (6.99%) E-Commerce
17 29 (6.99%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 186 (44.82%) Java
2 175 (42.17%) JavaScript
3 153 (36.87%) C#
4 139 (33.49%) SQL
5 39 (9.40%) T-SQL
6 36 (8.67%) Python
7 34 (8.19%) PowerShell
8 27 (6.51%) TypeScript
9 18 (4.34%) VBA
10 12 (2.89%) Shell Script
11 11 (2.65%) Scala
12 10 (2.41%) Apple Swift
12 10 (2.41%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.17%) C
13 9 (2.17%) PHP
14 8 (1.93%) C++
14 8 (1.93%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.69%) Perl
16 6 (1.45%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.20%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 90 (21.69%) Degree
2 19 (4.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.61%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.13%) DBS Check
5 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.20%) MCP
6 5 (1.20%) MCSD
6 5 (1.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.58%) QA
2 18 (4.34%) SLA
3 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.72%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 16 (3.86%) Docker
2 3 (0.72%) HDFS
2 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.93%) Ansible
2 4 (0.96%) Dollar Universe
2 4 (0.96%) Puppet
3 3 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.24%) MOM
5 1 (0.24%) WMI
Vendors
1 77 (18.55%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.19%) IBM
3 22 (5.30%) Oracle
4 18 (4.34%) Cognos
5 14 (3.37%) SAP
6 11 (2.65%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.69%) Tableau
7 7 (1.69%) Virgin Media
8 5 (1.20%) Adobe
8 5 (1.20%) Talend
9 4 (0.96%) CA
9 4 (0.96%) OpenText
9 4 (0.96%) Sun
10 3 (0.72%) ATG
10 3 (0.72%) Cisco
10 3 (0.72%) F5
10 3 (0.72%) Nokia
10 3 (0.72%) Sony
10 3 (0.72%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.72%) VMware