Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 104 103
Rank change year-on-year +18 -1 +85
Permanent jobs citing REST 391 356 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.32% 2.88% 2.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.29% 7.24% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 351 308 358
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £62,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

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 4,719 4,920 5,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.06% 39.78% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3,987 4,220 4,722
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 £65,000
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +34 172 £55,000 - 20
Cambridgeshire -50 95 £50,000 +5.26% 27
Bedfordshire +68 52 £40,000 -27.27% 6
Suffolk +24 28 £45,000 -16.28% 4
Norfolk +23 23 £47,500 +8.57% 6
Essex +7 21 £45,000 -10.00% 13
REST
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 236 (60.36%) Web Services
2 204 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (45.52%) .NET
4 172 (43.99%) JavaScript
5 167 (42.71%) HTML
6 164 (41.94%) Java
7 163 (41.69%) CSS
8 162 (41.43%) SOAP
9 154 (39.39%) C#
10 126 (32.23%) SQL
11 116 (29.67%) MVC
12 111 (28.39%) OO
13 110 (28.13%) XML
14 102 (26.09%) AngularJS
15 96 (24.55%) JSON
16 90 (23.02%) jQuery
17 89 (22.76%) TDD
17 89 (22.76%) Microsoft
18 88 (22.51%) HTML5
19 80 (20.46%) Amazon AWS
20 78 (19.95%) Unit Testing
21 75 (19.18%) Degree
22 74 (18.93%) CSS3
23 73 (18.67%) ASP.NET
24 72 (18.41%) Finance
25 66 (16.88%) SQL Server
25 66 (16.88%) Spring
26 65 (16.62%) Software Engineering
27 64 (16.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 63 (16.11%) MongoDB

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 19 (4.86%) Tomcat
2 18 (4.60%) SharePoint
3 17 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 16 (4.09%) JBoss
5 11 (2.81%) Apache
5 11 (2.81%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.53%) CMS
8 6 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.28%) Apache Geronimo
9 5 (1.28%) Apache Pig
9 5 (1.28%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.28%) Confluence
9 5 (1.28%) GlassFish
10 4 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.77%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.28%) Weka
3 4 (1.02%) EngageOne
4 2 (0.51%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.51%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Exstream
2 2 (0.51%) Magento
2 2 (0.51%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (20.46%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (6.65%) Serverless
3 22 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (4.86%) AWS Lambda
4 19 (4.86%) SaaS
5 11 (2.81%) Office 365
6 9 (2.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 9 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.79%) GitHub
8 5 (1.28%) npm
9 3 (0.77%) IaaS
9 3 (0.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (10.23%) HTTP
2 20 (5.12%) Firewall
3 19 (4.86%) DNS
4 9 (2.30%) Internet
5 5 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.28%) Wireless
6 3 (0.77%) Intranet
6 3 (0.77%) LAN
6 3 (0.77%) SAN
6 3 (0.77%) WAN
7 2 (0.51%) AMQP
7 2 (0.51%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.51%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.51%) IPv6
7 2 (0.51%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 63 (16.11%) MongoDB
3 52 (13.30%) NoSQL
4 47 (12.02%) MySQL
4 47 (12.02%) Relational Database
5 26 (6.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (5.63%) MarkLogic
6 22 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (5.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (5.12%) MS Access
8 20 (5.12%) Power BI
8 20 (5.12%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (5.12%) SQL Server 2016
9 17 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
10 15 (3.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (3.07%) SAP BW
12 11 (2.81%) Neo4j
12 11 (2.81%) RDBMS
13 10 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (15.60%) Subversion
2 59 (15.09%) Git (software)
3 58 (14.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (9.97%) JUnit
5 33 (8.44%) Jenkins
6 25 (6.39%) Cucumber
6 25 (6.39%) JIRA
7 22 (5.63%) Mockito
8 19 (4.86%) Selenium
9 15 (3.84%) Maven
10 13 (3.32%) NUnit
11 12 (3.07%) TeamCity
12 11 (2.81%) Moq
12 11 (2.81%) MSBuild
13 10 (2.56%) gulp
14 9 (2.30%) Bower
14 9 (2.30%) Grunt
15 6 (1.53%) Eclipse
16 5 (1.28%) Ant
16 5 (1.28%) JBehave
General
1 72 (18.41%) Finance
2 38 (9.72%) Retail
3 26 (6.65%) Banking
4 19 (4.86%) Publishing
5 12 (3.07%) Retail Banking
6 9 (2.30%) Marketing
7 7 (1.79%) Advertising
7 7 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.53%) Automotive
8 6 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.28%) Games
9 5 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.77%) Back Office
10 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.51%) Military
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 278 (71.10%) Developer
2 90 (23.02%) Java Developer
3 71 (18.16%) C# Developer
4 68 (17.39%) .NET Developer
5 53 (13.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 43 (11.00%) Software Developer
7 39 (9.97%) Senior Developer
8 34 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
9 33 (8.44%) Applications Developer
9 33 (8.44%) ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (8.18%) JavaScript Developer
11 30 (7.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 29 (7.42%) .NET Software Developer
13 27 (6.91%) Web Developer
14 20 (5.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 19 (4.86%) Software Engineer
16 17 (4.35%) Architect
17 16 (4.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 15 (3.84%) C# Software Engineer
18 15 (3.84%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (60.36%) Web Services
2 178 (45.52%) .NET
3 167 (42.71%) HTML
4 163 (41.69%) CSS
5 162 (41.43%) SOAP
6 110 (28.13%) XML
7 102 (26.09%) AngularJS
8 96 (24.55%) JSON
9 90 (23.02%) jQuery
10 88 (22.51%) HTML5
11 74 (18.93%) CSS3
12 73 (18.67%) ASP.NET
13 66 (16.88%) Spring
14 64 (16.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 45 (11.51%) Ajax
16 37 (9.46%) Java EE
17 36 (9.21%) WCF
18 35 (8.95%) ASP.NET MVC
18 35 (8.95%) ASP.NET Web API
19 32 (8.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.30%) Computer Science
2 33 (8.44%) User Experience
3 25 (6.39%) Mobile App
4 17 (4.35%) Virtual Team
5 13 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.07%) Algorithms
7 11 (2.81%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.79%) Fintech
10 6 (1.53%) e-Learning
10 6 (1.53%) Life Science
11 5 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.28%) RIA
12 4 (1.02%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.77%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (0.51%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 2 (0.51%) iSeries
14 2 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.25%) Linux
2 33 (8.44%) Apple iOS
3 30 (7.67%) Unix
4 25 (6.39%) Android
5 19 (4.86%) Windows
6 11 (2.81%) Solaris
7 4 (1.02%) HPUX
8 2 (0.51%) CentOS
8 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (29.67%) MVC
3 111 (28.39%) OO
4 89 (22.76%) TDD
5 78 (19.95%) Unit Testing
6 65 (16.62%) Software Engineering
7 59 (15.09%) Scrum
8 54 (13.81%) Waterfall
9 50 (12.79%) OOP
10 42 (10.74%) SOLID
11 41 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (10.23%) Web Development
13 36 (9.21%) Test Automation
14 33 (8.44%) Performance Tuning
15 31 (7.93%) BDD
16 29 (7.42%) Dependency Injection
16 29 (7.42%) ETL
16 29 (7.42%) OOD
17 28 (7.16%) E-Commerce
17 28 (7.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 172 (43.99%) JavaScript
2 164 (41.94%) Java
3 154 (39.39%) C#
4 126 (32.23%) SQL
5 42 (10.74%) T-SQL
6 33 (8.44%) PowerShell
7 28 (7.16%) TypeScript
8 22 (5.63%) Python
9 20 (5.12%) VBA
10 14 (3.58%) Apple Swift
11 10 (2.56%) C
12 9 (2.30%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.30%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.05%) Bash Shell
13 8 (2.05%) C++
14 7 (1.79%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.53%) ES6
15 6 (1.53%) Perl
16 5 (1.28%) Delphi
16 5 (1.28%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 75 (19.18%) Degree
2 12 (3.07%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (3.07%) DBS Check
3 11 (2.81%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.28%) MCP
4 5 (1.28%) MCSD
4 5 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.26%) ISEB
5 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.12%) QA
2 15 (3.84%) SLA
3 3 (0.77%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.77%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.51%) ISO 20022
4 2 (0.51%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (5.88%) Docker
2 5 (1.28%) HDFS
3 3 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.51%) vSphere
5 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.05%) Ansible
2 4 (1.02%) Dollar Universe
2 4 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.77%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.77%) Puppet
4 2 (0.51%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.51%) MOM
5 1 (0.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 89 (22.76%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.44%) IBM
3 20 (5.12%) Cognos
3 20 (5.12%) Oracle
4 17 (4.35%) SAP
5 9 (2.30%) Tableau
5 9 (2.30%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.28%) Adobe
6 5 (1.28%) Alteryx
6 5 (1.28%) Sun
6 5 (1.28%) Talend
7 4 (1.02%) CA
7 4 (1.02%) OpenText
8 3 (0.77%) ATG
8 3 (0.77%) Cisco
8 3 (0.77%) F5
8 3 (0.77%) Nokia
8 3 (0.77%) Sony
8 3 (0.77%) Sybase
8 3 (0.77%) VMware