Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 133 85
Rank change year-on-year +19 -48 +119
Permanent jobs citing REST 346 281 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.68% 2.30% 3.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.80% 5.75% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 281 237 412
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £63,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 5,090 4,891 5,494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 39.44% 40.07% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4,135 4,164 4,682
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,969 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 26 April 2018.

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 26 April 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
Hertfordshire +47 174 £60,000 +4.35% 16
Cambridgeshire -60 73 £46,250 -7.50% 26
Suffolk +22 35 £52,500 +16.67% 8
Bedfordshire +41 25 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Essex -16 21 £47,500 -13.64% 7
Norfolk +10 17 £47,500 +35.71% 6
REST
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 of England region with a requirement for REST.

1 188 (54.34%) Web Services
2 169 (48.84%) Java
3 161 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (43.64%) JavaScript
5 133 (38.44%) SOAP
6 118 (34.10%) .NET
7 113 (32.66%) HTML
8 110 (31.79%) SQL
9 108 (31.21%) C#
9 108 (31.21%) MVC
10 96 (27.75%) XML
11 95 (27.46%) CSS
12 92 (26.59%) OO
13 80 (23.12%) TDD
14 78 (22.54%) Amazon AWS
14 78 (22.54%) AngularJS
15 77 (22.25%) Spring
16 73 (21.10%) Finance
17 67 (19.36%) Relational Database
18 65 (18.79%) Git (software)
19 64 (18.50%) Microsoft
20 62 (17.92%) MongoDB
21 59 (17.05%) JSON
22 58 (16.76%) ASP.NET
23 57 (16.47%) Linux
24 55 (15.90%) SQL Server
25 54 (15.61%) Subversion
26 52 (15.03%) Degree
27 50 (14.45%) Java EE
27 50 (14.45%) Unix

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 40 (11.56%) Tomcat
2 37 (10.69%) WebSphere
3 31 (8.96%) WebLogic
4 25 (7.23%) JBoss
5 21 (6.07%) Apache
6 15 (4.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 14 (4.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (3.76%) CMS
8 13 (3.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (3.18%) Oracle Service Bus
10 8 (2.31%) MQSeries
11 7 (2.02%) Apache Spark
11 7 (2.02%) Confluence
12 6 (1.73%) Drupal
13 5 (1.45%) Apache Geronimo
13 5 (1.45%) Apache Pig
13 5 (1.45%) GlassFish
13 5 (1.45%) IIS
13 5 (1.45%) OpenStack
13 5 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Weka
2 2 (0.58%) AutoCAD
2 2 (0.58%) Revit
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.89%) Magento
2 4 (1.16%) Maximo
3 2 (0.58%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.58%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.58%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.29%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 78 (22.54%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (6.36%) Serverless
4 21 (6.07%) SaaS
5 17 (4.91%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (3.76%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (1.73%) GitHub
8 5 (1.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (1.45%) IaaS
8 5 (1.45%) PaaS
9 3 (0.87%) Force.com
9 3 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.87%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 46 (13.29%) HTTP
2 9 (2.60%) Internet
3 8 (2.31%) DNS
3 8 (2.31%) SSL
4 6 (1.73%) Firewall
5 5 (1.45%) Wireless
6 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.29%) AMQP
7 1 (0.29%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.29%) DHCP
7 1 (0.29%) FTP
7 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.29%) IPv6
7 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.29%) RS-232
7 1 (0.29%) SNMP
7 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (19.36%) Relational Database
2 62 (17.92%) MongoDB
3 55 (15.90%) SQL Server
4 48 (13.87%) NoSQL
5 46 (13.29%) MySQL
6 21 (6.07%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (5.78%) RDBMS
8 18 (5.20%) MarkLogic
9 15 (4.34%) Neo4j
10 13 (3.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (3.76%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (3.18%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (3.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (2.89%) MS Access
13 10 (2.89%) Power BI
13 10 (2.89%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (2.89%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 65 (18.79%) Git (software)
2 54 (15.61%) Subversion
3 42 (12.14%) Jenkins
4 34 (9.83%) JUnit
4 34 (9.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (9.25%) JIRA
6 26 (7.51%) Mockito
7 24 (6.94%) Cucumber
8 17 (4.91%) Maven
8 17 (4.91%) Selenium
9 10 (2.89%) Ant
9 10 (2.89%) Gradle
9 10 (2.89%) NUnit
10 8 (2.31%) Eclipse
10 8 (2.31%) Log4j
10 8 (2.31%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 7 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (2.02%) GitLab
11 7 (2.02%) webpack
12 6 (1.73%) gulp
General
1 73 (21.10%) Finance
2 25 (7.23%) Banking
3 20 (5.78%) Retail
4 14 (4.05%) Advertising
4 14 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.76%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.76%) Publishing
6 8 (2.31%) Marketing
7 7 (2.02%) Games
8 6 (1.73%) Automotive
9 3 (0.87%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.58%) Electronics
11 1 (0.29%) Legal
11 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 225 (65.03%) Developer
2 97 (28.03%) Java Developer
3 39 (11.27%) .NET Developer
4 37 (10.69%) Senior Developer
5 36 (10.40%) C# Developer
6 33 (9.54%) Software Developer
7 29 (8.38%) Architect
8 26 (7.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (7.23%) Consultant
10 23 (6.65%) Applications Developer
11 21 (6.07%) Software Engineer
12 19 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
13 18 (5.20%) JavaScript Developer
14 16 (4.62%) iOS Developer
15 15 (4.34%) .NET Software Developer
16 13 (3.76%) Java Engineer
16 13 (3.76%) Web Developer
17 12 (3.47%) Junior
17 12 (3.47%) Lead Developer
17 12 (3.47%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (54.34%) Web Services
2 133 (38.44%) SOAP
3 118 (34.10%) .NET
4 113 (32.66%) HTML
5 96 (27.75%) XML
6 95 (27.46%) CSS
7 78 (22.54%) AngularJS
8 77 (22.25%) Spring
9 59 (17.05%) JSON
10 58 (16.76%) ASP.NET
11 50 (14.45%) Java EE
12 47 (13.58%) HTML5
13 39 (11.27%) jQuery
14 36 (10.40%) XSLT
15 35 (10.12%) Hibernate
15 35 (10.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 34 (9.83%) Ajax
17 33 (9.54%) JMS
18 31 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (8.96%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.85%) Computer Science
2 32 (9.25%) User Experience
3 26 (7.51%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (6.65%) Mobile App
5 18 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.05%) Virtual Team
7 12 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (3.18%) Fintech
9 10 (2.89%) Algorithms
10 8 (2.31%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.73%) e-Learning
11 6 (1.73%) Life Science
12 5 (1.45%) Social Media
13 3 (0.87%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.58%) DataPower
14 2 (0.58%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.58%) PKI
14 2 (0.58%) Smartphone
15 1 (0.29%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 57 (16.47%) Linux
2 50 (14.45%) Unix
3 32 (9.25%) Apple iOS
4 26 (7.51%) Android
5 23 (6.65%) Solaris
6 16 (4.62%) Windows
7 11 (3.18%) HPUX
8 2 (0.58%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (31.21%) MVC
3 92 (26.59%) OO
4 80 (23.12%) TDD
5 46 (13.29%) OOP
6 43 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (11.27%) Software Engineering
9 35 (10.12%) DevOps
9 35 (10.12%) Scrum
9 35 (10.12%) Unit Testing
10 34 (9.83%) E-Commerce
11 33 (9.54%) Waterfall
12 26 (7.51%) BDD
13 25 (7.23%) Test Automation
14 24 (6.94%) Data Modelling
15 23 (6.65%) Web Development
16 22 (6.36%) Memory Management
17 21 (6.07%) Analytics
17 21 (6.07%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 169 (48.84%) Java
2 151 (43.64%) JavaScript
3 110 (31.79%) SQL
4 108 (31.21%) C#
5 44 (12.72%) Python
6 34 (9.83%) T-SQL
7 17 (4.91%) Bash Shell
8 16 (4.62%) Java 8
9 14 (4.05%) Apple Swift
9 14 (4.05%) TypeScript
10 12 (3.47%) Apex Code
11 11 (3.18%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.18%) Scala
12 10 (2.89%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.89%) VBA
13 9 (2.60%) Kotlin
14 8 (2.31%) Perl
14 8 (2.31%) PHP
14 8 (2.31%) VB.NET
15 7 (2.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 52 (15.03%) Degree
2 10 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.87%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.58%) ISEB
4 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.29%) MCP
5 1 (0.29%) MCSD
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.34%) SLA
2 9 (2.60%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) GCP
3 2 (0.58%) ISO 20022
3 2 (0.58%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (8.38%) Docker
2 5 (1.45%) HDFS
3 4 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.87%) iptables
5 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (4.34%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (1.16%) Ansible
3 3 (0.87%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (0.87%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.87%) MOM
3 3 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (18.50%) Microsoft
2 36 (10.40%) IBM
3 34 (9.83%) Oracle
4 12 (3.47%) hybris
4 12 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (3.47%) SAP
5 10 (2.89%) Blue Martini
5 10 (2.89%) Cognos
5 10 (2.89%) Demandware
5 10 (2.89%) Elastic Path
5 10 (2.89%) Sybase
6 8 (2.31%) ATG
6 8 (2.31%) CA
7 7 (2.02%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.73%) Adobe
9 5 (1.45%) Alteryx
9 5 (1.45%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.45%) Sun
9 5 (1.45%) Tableau
10 3 (0.87%) New Relic