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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East of England
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 121 63 76
Rank change year-on-year -58 +13 +21
Permanent jobs citing REST 199 183 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.64% 4.01% 3.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.15% 15.95% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 87 136 94
10th Percentile £35,165 £41,250 £38,825
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £44,080
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +9.52% -
75th Percentile £69,000 £73,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £79,250 £87,500 £77,125
England median annual salary £67,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.67% +9.09% -4.35%

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 1,961 1,147 1,232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.99% 25.12% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 792 759 953
10th Percentile £35,165 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,938 £43,750 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £69,531 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £79,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +0.88% +8.57%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing REST as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -29 69 £45,500 -27.20% 11
Cambridgeshire -73 55 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Essex -54 29 £53,750 -10.42% 1
Bedfordshire -2 27 £45,000 -45.45% 1
Suffolk -1 19 £65,000 -13.33% 7
Norfolk -2 1 - -
REST
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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.

1 116 (58.29%) JavaScript
2 98 (49.25%) Agile
3 84 (42.21%) HTML
4 79 (39.70%) CSS
5 70 (35.18%) Degree
6 68 (34.17%) SQL
7 63 (31.66%) AWS
8 59 (29.65%) Web Services
9 58 (29.15%) Git (software)
10 55 (27.64%) Web Development
10 55 (27.64%) AngularJS
11 54 (27.14%) Software Engineering
12 53 (26.63%) SOAP
13 52 (26.13%) Azure
14 51 (25.63%) Python
15 46 (23.12%) Social Skills
16 45 (22.61%) Java
16 45 (22.61%) Computer Science
16 45 (22.61%) QA
17 44 (22.11%) Node.js
18 43 (21.61%) Problem-Solving
19 42 (21.11%) Full Stack Development
19 42 (21.11%) jQuery
19 42 (21.11%) Scrum
20 41 (20.60%) Mentoring
21 40 (20.10%) Relational Database
21 40 (20.10%) HTML5
21 40 (20.10%) React
22 39 (19.60%) Microservices
22 39 (19.60%) MVC

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 7 (3.52%) Apache Spark
1 7 (3.52%) CMS
2 5 (2.51%) Apache
2 5 (2.51%) Confluence
2 5 (2.51%) Jetty
2 5 (2.51%) nginx
2 5 (2.51%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.01%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.01%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.50%) JBoss
4 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.50%) WildFly
4 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (6.53%) SAP ERP
1 13 (6.53%) SAP MDG
1 13 (6.53%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (3.52%) Shopify
3 2 (1.01%) Magento
3 2 (1.01%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 63 (31.66%) AWS
2 52 (26.13%) Azure
3 23 (11.56%) SaaS
4 18 (9.05%) Serverless
5 13 (6.53%) Azure DevOps
6 9 (4.52%) GCP
7 8 (4.02%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (4.02%) npm
8 7 (3.52%) Firebase
8 7 (3.52%) OpenShift
9 6 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (2.51%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (2.01%) Google Analytics
11 4 (2.01%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (1.51%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (1.51%) Amazon EKS
12 3 (1.51%) Heroku
12 3 (1.51%) PaaS
13 2 (1.01%) Azure Service Bus
13 2 (1.01%) Figma
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.52%) HTTP
2 5 (2.51%) Internet
2 5 (2.51%) Intranet
3 4 (2.01%) MQTT
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.10%) Relational Database
2 29 (14.57%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (13.57%) MySQL
4 13 (6.53%) SAP HANA
5 11 (5.53%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.03%) Big Data
7 8 (4.02%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (3.02%) Spatial Data
9 5 (2.51%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (2.51%) ClickHouse
9 5 (2.51%) Data Lake
10 4 (2.01%) Amazon Aurora
10 4 (2.01%) Geospatial Data
10 4 (2.01%) GIS
10 4 (2.01%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.01%) BigQuery
11 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.01%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 58 (29.15%) Git (software)
2 39 (19.60%) Subversion
3 38 (19.10%) JIRA
4 17 (8.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (8.54%) Jenkins
5 16 (8.04%) Eclipse
6 10 (5.03%) Selenium
7 8 (4.02%) Bitbucket
8 7 (3.52%) CircleCI
8 7 (3.52%) git-flow
9 6 (3.02%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.02%) IntelliJ
10 5 (2.51%) Bugzilla
10 5 (2.51%) Cypress.io
11 4 (2.01%) JMeter
12 3 (1.51%) PHPUnit
12 3 (1.51%) REST Assured
12 3 (1.51%) TestRail
13 2 (1.01%) webpack
13 2 (1.01%) WebStorm
General
1 46 (23.12%) Social Skills
2 30 (15.08%) Finance
3 28 (14.07%) Pharmaceutical
4 19 (9.55%) Publishing
5 18 (9.05%) Retail
6 17 (8.54%) Automotive
7 16 (8.04%) Legal
8 14 (7.04%) Marketing
9 12 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (4.52%) Organisational Skills
11 8 (4.02%) Games
12 7 (3.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 5 (2.51%) Electronics
14 3 (1.51%) Law
15 2 (1.01%) Back Office
15 2 (1.01%) Front Office
15 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
15 2 (1.01%) Public Sector
15 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.50%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 126 (63.32%) Developer
2 36 (18.09%) Senior Developer
3 29 (14.57%) Software Engineer
4 23 (11.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 20 (10.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 18 (9.05%) Web Developer
7 17 (8.54%) Architect
7 17 (8.54%) Java Developer
8 15 (7.54%) Applications Developer
9 13 (6.53%) Analyst
9 13 (6.53%) Low-Code Developer
9 13 (6.53%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (6.03%) Analyst Developer
10 12 (6.03%) Senior Software Engineer
11 11 (5.53%) Lead Developer
11 11 (5.53%) Senior Architect
11 11 (5.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.52%) Software Developer
13 8 (4.02%) Python Engineer
14 7 (3.52%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (42.21%) HTML
2 79 (39.70%) CSS
3 59 (29.65%) Web Services
4 55 (27.64%) AngularJS
5 53 (26.63%) SOAP
6 44 (22.11%) Node.js
7 42 (21.11%) jQuery
8 40 (20.10%) HTML5
8 40 (20.10%) React
9 37 (18.59%) JSON
10 33 (16.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 33 (16.58%) Vue.js
11 31 (15.58%) XML
12 29 (14.57%) .NET
13 25 (12.56%) Spring
13 25 (12.56%) Spring Boot
14 22 (11.06%) CSS3
15 19 (9.55%) Kafka
16 16 (8.04%) Modernizr
16 16 (8.04%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.06%) Life Science
2 23 (11.56%) Data Structures
2 23 (11.56%) User Experience
3 21 (10.55%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (10.55%) W3C
4 20 (10.05%) Low-Code
5 18 (9.05%) FMCG
6 16 (8.04%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (7.04%) Management Information System
8 13 (6.53%) Social Media
9 9 (4.52%) e-Learning
9 9 (4.52%) Mobile App
9 9 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (3.52%) Smartphone
11 6 (3.02%) Cloud Native
11 6 (3.02%) Video on Demand
12 5 (2.51%) Algorithms
12 5 (2.51%) Blog
12 5 (2.51%) Online Games
12 5 (2.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.54%) Linux
2 13 (6.53%) Windows
3 10 (5.03%) Android
3 10 (5.03%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.52%) Unix
5 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (49.25%) Agile
2 55 (27.64%) Web Development
3 54 (27.14%) Software Engineering
4 45 (22.61%) Computer Science
5 43 (21.61%) Problem-Solving
6 42 (21.11%) Full Stack Development
6 42 (21.11%) Scrum
7 41 (20.60%) Mentoring
8 39 (19.60%) Microservices
8 39 (19.60%) MVC
9 34 (17.09%) DevOps
10 32 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (15.08%) CI/CD
12 29 (14.57%) Front End Development
13 26 (13.07%) Responsive Web Design
14 24 (12.06%) Test Automation
15 22 (11.06%) OO
16 21 (10.55%) Release Management
16 21 (10.55%) SOA
16 21 (10.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 116 (58.29%) JavaScript
2 68 (34.17%) SQL
3 51 (25.63%) Python
4 45 (22.61%) Java
5 37 (18.59%) C#
6 24 (12.06%) TypeScript
7 17 (8.54%) PHP
8 11 (5.53%) Ruby
9 10 (5.03%) C++
10 7 (3.52%) Apple Swift
10 7 (3.52%) C
10 7 (3.52%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.51%) Go
11 5 (2.51%) Perl
11 5 (2.51%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.51%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.51%) R
11 5 (2.51%) Scala
11 5 (2.51%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (35.18%) Degree
2 29 (14.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.51%) PhD
4 4 (2.01%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.51%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (22.61%) QA
2 16 (8.04%) WAI
3 6 (3.02%) Accessibility
4 2 (1.01%) GRC
5 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (12.06%) Docker
2 2 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) zsh
Systems Management
1 26 (13.07%) Kubernetes
2 10 (5.03%) Ansible
3 8 (4.02%) Terraform
4 5 (2.51%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.50%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (16.08%) Google
2 18 (9.05%) Adobe
3 17 (8.54%) Facebook
4 16 (8.04%) Oracle
5 13 (6.53%) SAP
6 9 (4.52%) Apple
7 7 (3.52%) Microsoft
8 5 (2.51%) AppDynamics
8 5 (2.51%) Dataiku
8 5 (2.51%) Netlify
8 5 (2.51%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.51%) Refinitiv
8 5 (2.51%) Reuters
8 5 (2.51%) Splunk
9 3 (1.51%) MuleSoft
10 2 (1.01%) BEA
10 2 (1.01%) CrowdStrike
10 2 (1.01%) Pega
10 2 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.01%) WSO2