Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 98 88
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 +11
Permanent jobs citing REST 199 311 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.01% 3.14% 3.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.97% 8.57% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 146 261 376
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £38,125 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 2,218 3,627 4,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.52% 36.57% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,595 2,974 4,100
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +6 82 £50,000 -4.76% 20
Essex +23 39 £60,000 -14.29% 5
Hertfordshire -22 31 £52,500 -12.50% 7
Bedfordshire +20 25 £70,000 +27.27% 4
Suffolk -3 21 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Norfolk -9 1 £42,500 -5.56% 3
REST
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 114 (57.29%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (46.23%) Scrum
3 83 (41.71%) JavaScript
4 82 (41.21%) Java
5 81 (40.70%) SOAP
6 78 (39.20%) TDD
7 69 (34.67%) CSS
8 64 (32.16%) Web Services
9 63 (31.66%) .NET
10 56 (28.14%) C#
10 56 (28.14%) HTML
11 55 (27.64%) MVC
11 55 (27.64%) Kanban
12 52 (26.13%) Git (software)
12 52 (26.13%) BDD
13 47 (23.62%) Test Automation
14 44 (22.11%) DevOps
15 43 (21.61%) Azure
15 43 (21.61%) JSON
16 42 (21.11%) AWS
17 41 (20.60%) Spring
17 41 (20.60%) Software Engineering
18 39 (19.60%) JIRA
19 38 (19.10%) AngularJS
20 35 (17.59%) E-Commerce
21 34 (17.09%) Project Management
21 34 (17.09%) Relational Database
21 34 (17.09%) Microservices
22 33 (16.58%) SQL Server
23 32 (16.08%) QA

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 (10.05%) JBoss
2 15 (7.54%) Apache
3 10 (5.03%) Confluence
4 9 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (4.52%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.52%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.51%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.01%) Mule
8 3 (1.51%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.51%) WildFly
9 2 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.01%) Anypoint
9 2 (1.01%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.01%) CoreMedia CMS
9 2 (1.01%) nginx
9 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.50%) IIS
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Adobe XD
1 6 (3.02%) InVision
1 6 (3.02%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Magento
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.01%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 43 (21.61%) Azure
2 42 (21.11%) AWS
3 18 (9.05%) SaaS
4 15 (7.54%) GitHub
5 9 (4.52%) Oracle CX
5 9 (4.52%) PaaS
6 8 (4.02%) BrowserStack
6 8 (4.02%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (4.02%) Sauce Labs
7 7 (3.52%) npm
8 6 (3.02%) GCP
9 4 (2.01%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 4 (2.01%) Serverless
10 3 (1.51%) BlazeMeter
11 2 (1.01%) AWS IoT
11 2 (1.01%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.50%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.04%) HTTP
2 10 (5.03%) SSL
3 5 (2.51%) DNS
4 2 (1.01%) Firewall
4 2 (1.01%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.01%) Skype
4 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.50%) MQTT
5 1 (0.50%) SNMP
5 1 (0.50%) VoIP
5 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.09%) Relational Database
2 33 (16.58%) SQL Server
3 24 (12.06%) RDBMS
4 17 (8.54%) NoSQL
5 15 (7.54%) Geospatial Data
5 15 (7.54%) GIS
6 13 (6.53%) JasperReports
7 11 (5.53%) MySQL
8 9 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.51%) Amazon Athena
10 4 (2.01%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (1.01%) Big Data
11 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.01%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 52 (26.13%) Git (software)
2 39 (19.60%) JIRA
3 27 (13.57%) JUnit
4 22 (11.06%) Maven
5 18 (9.05%) Jenkins
5 18 (9.05%) Selenium
6 15 (7.54%) Hudson
6 15 (7.54%) TeamCity
7 13 (6.53%) Ant
8 12 (6.03%) CruiseControl
8 12 (6.03%) FishEye
9 11 (5.53%) ClearQuest
10 10 (5.03%) Bitbucket
11 9 (4.52%) Appium
11 9 (4.52%) Cucumber
11 9 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (4.52%) WebDriver
12 8 (4.02%) Calabash
12 8 (4.02%) Robot Framework
13 7 (3.52%) git-flow
General
1 16 (8.04%) Finance
2 12 (6.03%) Marketing
3 7 (3.52%) Retail
4 6 (3.02%) Legal
4 6 (3.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.01%) Automotive
6 2 (1.01%) Electronics
6 2 (1.01%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (45.23%) Developer
2 28 (14.07%) Software Engineer
3 27 (13.57%) Java Developer
4 22 (11.06%) .NET Developer
5 19 (9.55%) Senior Developer
5 19 (9.55%) Tester
6 18 (9.05%) Senior Software Tester
6 18 (9.05%) Senior Tester
6 18 (9.05%) Software Tester
7 16 (8.04%) Consultant
8 15 (7.54%) Principal Engineer
8 15 (7.54%) Principal Software Engineer
8 15 (7.54%) Test Engineer
9 12 (6.03%) Software Developer
9 12 (6.03%) Test Automation Engineer
10 11 (5.53%) Architect
11 10 (5.03%) Lead Developer
12 8 (4.02%) Java Engineer
12 8 (4.02%) Senior Consultant
12 8 (4.02%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (40.70%) SOAP
2 69 (34.67%) CSS
3 64 (32.16%) Web Services
4 63 (31.66%) .NET
5 56 (28.14%) HTML
6 43 (21.61%) JSON
7 41 (20.60%) Spring
8 38 (19.10%) AngularJS
9 27 (13.57%) Gherkin
10 26 (13.07%) React
11 25 (12.56%) ASP.NET
11 25 (12.56%) Middleware
12 24 (12.06%) RabbitMQ
13 22 (11.06%) .NET Core
13 22 (11.06%) .NET Framework
14 21 (10.55%) Entity Framework
14 21 (10.55%) Hibernate
15 20 (10.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (9.05%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (8.54%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.56%) Algorithms
1 25 (12.56%) Data Structures
1 25 (12.56%) Virtual Team
2 13 (6.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (6.03%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (6.03%) User Experience
4 10 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.51%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.51%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.50%) Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) Industry 4.0
8 1 (0.50%) Life Science
8 1 (0.50%) NHS
8 1 (0.50%) PKI
8 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.04%) Windows
2 12 (6.03%) Android
3 10 (5.03%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.52%) Linux
5 8 (4.02%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.51%) Unix
7 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (57.29%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (46.23%) Scrum
3 78 (39.20%) TDD
4 55 (27.64%) Kanban
4 55 (27.64%) MVC
5 52 (26.13%) BDD
6 47 (23.62%) Test Automation
7 44 (22.11%) DevOps
8 41 (20.60%) Software Engineering
9 35 (17.59%) E-Commerce
10 34 (17.09%) Microservices
10 34 (17.09%) Project Management
11 31 (15.58%) Continuous Deployment
12 30 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (14.07%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (13.57%) API Testing
15 26 (13.07%) Unit Testing
16 25 (12.56%) Defect Tracking
17 22 (11.06%) OO
18 21 (10.55%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 83 (41.71%) JavaScript
2 82 (41.21%) Java
3 56 (28.14%) C#
4 24 (12.06%) SQL
5 23 (11.56%) Python
6 18 (9.05%) C
7 16 (8.04%) Java 8
8 15 (7.54%) TypeScript
9 14 (7.04%) PHP
10 8 (4.02%) ES6
10 8 (4.02%) Ruby
11 6 (3.02%) C++
11 6 (3.02%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.51%) R
13 3 (1.51%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.51%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.01%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.01%) Perl
14 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 21 (10.55%) Degree
2 10 (5.03%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.01%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.01%) CCNA
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.01%) CISSP
5 2 (1.01%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.01%) GIAC
5 2 (1.01%) ISEB
5 2 (1.01%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.01%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (1.01%) MCSE
5 2 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (1.01%) SANS
5 2 (1.01%) SSCP
6 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.08%) QA
System Software
1 22 (11.06%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (5.03%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.02%) Ansible
3 4 (2.01%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.01%) Puppet
6 1 (0.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 25 (12.56%) WorldPay
2 21 (10.55%) Adobe
3 20 (10.05%) Google
4 19 (9.55%) Oracle
5 12 (6.03%) Atlassian
5 12 (6.03%) Microsoft
6 11 (5.53%) MuleSoft
7 7 (3.52%) Cognizant
8 3 (1.51%) CA
8 3 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.01%) Elastic Path
9 2 (1.01%) hybris
9 2 (1.01%) IBM
9 2 (1.01%) SAP
9 2 (1.01%) Zend
10 1 (0.50%) Apple
10 1 (0.50%) PTC
10 1 (0.50%) Splunk
10 1 (0.50%) Talend
10 1 (0.50%) WSO2