Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 86 101
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 +30
Permanent jobs citing REST 331 418 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.26% 3.47% 2.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.77% 8.62% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 280 374 337
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +9.38%
10th Percentile £37,375 £32,500 £36,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,125 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 3,774 4,848 5,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.19% 40.27% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3,138 4,052 4,441
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 17 November 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 17 November 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
Cambridgeshire +35 119 £52,500 +7.69% 43
Hertfordshire -24 115 £60,000 +9.09% 17
Suffolk +18 44 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Essex +27 30 £47,500 -20.83% 7
Bedfordshire -36 19 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Norfolk -5 4 £42,500 -2.86% 7
REST
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 186 (56.19%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (55.29%) JavaScript
3 159 (48.04%) Java
4 146 (44.11%) Web Services
5 99 (29.91%) .NET
5 99 (29.91%) SQL
6 98 (29.61%) HTML
7 97 (29.31%) C#
8 91 (27.49%) SOAP
8 91 (27.49%) AngularJS
9 90 (27.19%) CSS
10 89 (26.89%) MVC
11 82 (24.77%) Amazon AWS
12 80 (24.17%) Spring
13 78 (23.56%) Microsoft Azure
14 77 (23.26%) Software Engineering
15 76 (22.96%) TDD
16 75 (22.66%) JSON
17 70 (21.15%) Microservices
18 61 (18.43%) NoSQL
19 56 (16.92%) DevOps
20 53 (16.01%) Relational Database
21 52 (15.71%) Hibernate
21 52 (15.71%) SQL Server
22 51 (15.41%) MySQL
22 51 (15.41%) HTML5
23 50 (15.11%) Node.js
24 47 (14.20%) ASP.NET
24 47 (14.20%) Git (software)
25 46 (13.90%) T-SQL

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 33 (9.97%) JBoss
2 29 (8.76%) Confluence
3 21 (6.34%) Apache Spark
4 20 (6.04%) WebSphere
5 18 (5.44%) Apache
6 15 (4.53%) Anypoint
6 15 (4.53%) CMS
7 13 (3.93%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (3.93%) Tomcat
8 12 (3.63%) Mule
8 12 (3.63%) OpenStack
9 10 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (2.72%) GlassFish
10 9 (2.72%) SharePoint
11 8 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (2.11%) Apache Geronimo
12 7 (2.11%) Apache Pig
13 6 (1.81%) Traefik
14 4 (1.21%) Drupal
14 4 (1.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (2.11%) Weka
2 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (24.77%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (23.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (6.34%) SaaS
4 14 (4.23%) GitHub
5 13 (3.93%) Serverless
6 5 (1.51%) Office 365
6 5 (1.51%) OpenShift
7 4 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.91%) Apigee
8 3 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.60%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.30%) Datadog
10 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.30%) IaaS
10 1 (0.30%) npm
10 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.18%) HTTP
2 17 (5.14%) SSL
3 13 (3.93%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.63%) Firewall
5 9 (2.72%) IPv6
6 8 (2.42%) DNS
7 5 (1.51%) 802.15
7 5 (1.51%) Bluetooth
7 5 (1.51%) Internet
7 5 (1.51%) LAN
7 5 (1.51%) WAN
7 5 (1.51%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.51%) X.509
7 5 (1.51%) ZigBee
8 2 (0.60%) FTP
8 2 (0.60%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.60%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.43%) NoSQL
2 53 (16.01%) Relational Database
3 52 (15.71%) SQL Server
4 51 (15.41%) MySQL
5 41 (12.39%) MongoDB
6 30 (9.06%) Big Data
6 30 (9.06%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (7.25%) Hadoop
8 18 (5.44%) RDBMS
9 14 (4.23%) Apache Hive
10 12 (3.63%) Neo4j
11 8 (2.42%) Sqoop
12 7 (2.11%) CouchDB
12 7 (2.11%) Mahout
12 7 (2.11%) Sybase ASE
13 6 (1.81%) MariaDB
14 5 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (1.51%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (1.21%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 47 (14.20%) Git (software)
2 43 (12.99%) JIRA
3 40 (12.08%) Maven
4 26 (7.85%) Jasmine
4 26 (7.85%) Jenkins
4 26 (7.85%) JUnit
5 24 (7.25%) Selenium
6 19 (5.74%) Gradle
7 16 (4.83%) JMeter
8 15 (4.53%) NUnit
9 14 (4.23%) Ant
9 14 (4.23%) Log4Net
9 14 (4.23%) SoapUI
10 13 (3.93%) Visual Studio
11 11 (3.32%) Mocha
12 10 (3.02%) CocoaPods
12 10 (3.02%) Cucumber
13 9 (2.72%) Crashlytics
14 8 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (2.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 33 (9.97%) Finance
2 24 (7.25%) Banking
3 19 (5.74%) Retail
4 18 (5.44%) Games
5 6 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.51%) Marketing
7 4 (1.21%) Law
7 4 (1.21%) Legal
8 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
9 1 (0.30%) Automotive
9 1 (0.30%) French Language
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
9 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.30%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 241 (72.81%) Developer
2 79 (23.87%) Java Developer
3 48 (14.50%) .NET Developer
4 42 (12.69%) Senior Developer
5 38 (11.48%) Software Developer
6 36 (10.88%) Software Engineer
7 32 (9.67%) Lead Developer
8 27 (8.16%) Java Engineer
9 26 (7.85%) C# Developer
9 26 (7.85%) Consultant
10 21 (6.34%) Senior Software Developer
11 20 (6.04%) Mobile Developer
12 18 (5.44%) Full Stack Developer
12 18 (5.44%) Java Software Engineer
13 17 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (5.14%) Programmer
14 16 (4.83%) .NET Software Developer
14 16 (4.83%) Android Developer
14 16 (4.83%) Lead Java Developer
15 14 (4.23%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (44.11%) Web Services
2 99 (29.91%) .NET
3 98 (29.61%) HTML
4 91 (27.49%) AngularJS
4 91 (27.49%) SOAP
5 90 (27.19%) CSS
6 80 (24.17%) Spring
7 75 (22.66%) JSON
8 52 (15.71%) Hibernate
9 51 (15.41%) HTML5
10 50 (15.11%) Node.js
11 47 (14.20%) ASP.NET
12 45 (13.60%) XML
13 43 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web API
14 42 (12.69%) React
15 39 (11.78%) Java EE
16 32 (9.67%) .NET Framework
17 30 (9.06%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (9.06%) jQuery
17 30 (9.06%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.99%) Mobile App
2 27 (8.16%) User Experience
3 25 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 20 (6.04%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.63%) Social Media
7 11 (3.32%) Fintech
8 10 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.81%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.81%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.81%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.81%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.21%) LIMS
11 3 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.91%) Life Science
11 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.91%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.91%) Robotics
12 2 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.60%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 39 (11.78%) Android
2 37 (11.18%) Apple iOS
3 27 (8.16%) Linux
4 16 (4.83%) Windows
5 6 (1.81%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.51%) Unix
6 5 (1.51%) VMS
7 2 (0.60%) AIX
7 2 (0.60%) CentOS
7 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.60%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (56.19%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (26.89%) MVC
3 77 (23.26%) Software Engineering
4 76 (22.96%) TDD
5 70 (21.15%) Microservices
6 56 (16.92%) DevOps
7 42 (12.69%) OO
8 41 (12.39%) Scrum
9 40 (12.08%) Test Automation
10 35 (10.57%) Unit Testing
11 31 (9.37%) E-Commerce
12 29 (8.76%) Continuous Delivery
12 29 (8.76%) User Stories
13 28 (8.46%) SOLID
14 27 (8.16%) Front End Development
14 27 (8.16%) Web Development
15 24 (7.25%) Android Development
15 24 (7.25%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (6.95%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 183 (55.29%) JavaScript
2 159 (48.04%) Java
3 99 (29.91%) SQL
4 97 (29.31%) C#
5 46 (13.90%) T-SQL
6 39 (11.78%) Python
7 33 (9.97%) Java 8
8 26 (7.85%) TypeScript
9 23 (6.95%) PowerShell
10 21 (6.34%) Kotlin
11 19 (5.74%) C
12 14 (4.23%) Apex Code
13 13 (3.93%) ES6
14 11 (3.32%) Bash Shell
14 11 (3.32%) Ruby
14 11 (3.32%) VB.NET
15 10 (3.02%) Apple Swift
16 8 (2.42%) C++
16 8 (2.42%) Objective-C
16 8 (2.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (9.06%) Degree
2 11 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.81%) CCNA
4 6 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.81%) CISSP
4 6 (1.81%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (1.81%) DV Cleared
4 6 (1.81%) GIAC
4 6 (1.81%) Linux+ Certification
4 6 (1.81%) MCSE
4 6 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.81%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (1.81%) SANS
4 6 (1.81%) SSCP
5 3 (0.91%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.83%) QA
2 4 (1.21%) GDPR
3 3 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (10.57%) Docker
2 11 (3.32%) vSphere
3 8 (2.42%) HDFS
4 5 (1.51%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.60%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 16 (4.83%) Puppet
2 14 (4.23%) Ansible
3 7 (2.11%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.81%) Salt
5 2 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.60%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.60%) vRealize
5 2 (0.60%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 1 (0.30%) Nagios
6 1 (0.30%) Oozie
Vendors
1 31 (9.37%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.34%) Oracle
3 18 (5.44%) MuleSoft
4 14 (4.23%) New Relic
4 14 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (3.93%) Sitecore
6 8 (2.42%) Xamarin
7 7 (2.11%) Alteryx
7 7 (2.11%) AppDynamics
7 7 (2.11%) Dynatrace
7 7 (2.11%) hybris
7 7 (2.11%) Sybase
7 7 (2.11%) Tableau
8 5 (1.51%) IBM
8 5 (1.51%) Nintex
8 5 (1.51%) VMware
9 4 (1.21%) SAP
10 2 (0.60%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.60%) EXTOL
11 1 (0.30%) Google