Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 121 96
Rank change year-on-year +14 -25 +97
Permanent jobs citing REST 328 336 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.74% 2.69% 3.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 6.78% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 246 283 381
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,625 £71,000 £62,500
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 4,594 4,958 5,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.44% 39.73% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3,732 4,111 4,615
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +22 152 £60,000 +9.09% 16
Cambridgeshire -21 79 £47,500 - 28
Suffolk +28 44 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Essex +7 26 £45,000 -25.00% 15
Bedfordshire +2 19 £50,000 - 1
Norfolk +9 7 £37,500 -11.76% 5
REST
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 183 (55.79%) Java
2 169 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 161 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (47.87%) Web Services
5 110 (33.54%) SOAP
6 107 (32.62%) SQL
7 91 (27.74%) .NET
8 90 (27.44%) HTML
9 87 (26.52%) C#
10 84 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
11 78 (23.78%) AngularJS
12 71 (21.65%) Spring
13 69 (21.04%) XML
14 66 (20.12%) Git (software)
15 65 (19.82%) TDD
15 65 (19.82%) MVC
16 64 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
17 60 (18.29%) CSS
18 54 (16.46%) HTTP
18 54 (16.46%) Software Engineering
18 54 (16.46%) JSON
18 54 (16.46%) Microservices
19 52 (15.85%) DevOps
19 52 (15.85%) Python
20 51 (15.55%) OO
21 50 (15.24%) Relational Database
22 48 (14.63%) Linux
22 48 (14.63%) SQL Server
22 48 (14.63%) JIRA
23 47 (14.33%) Finance

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 34 (10.37%) Tomcat
2 32 (9.76%) WebSphere
3 28 (8.54%) JBoss
4 26 (7.93%) WebLogic
5 24 (7.32%) Apache
6 22 (6.71%) Confluence
7 17 (5.18%) CMS
8 15 (4.57%) WebSphere Application Server
9 14 (4.27%) Apache Spark
10 13 (3.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (3.35%) OpenStack
12 9 (2.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (2.74%) Drupal
12 9 (2.74%) Oracle Service Bus
13 7 (2.13%) MQSeries
13 7 (2.13%) Mule
13 7 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (1.83%) Apache Pig
14 6 (1.83%) IIS
14 6 (1.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
1 2 (0.61%) Weka
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.74%) Magento
2 4 (1.22%) Maximo
3 2 (0.61%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.30%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 84 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (7.01%) SaaS
4 13 (3.96%) Serverless
5 9 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.44%) GitHub
7 4 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.22%) IaaS
7 4 (1.22%) PaaS
8 3 (0.91%) Force.com
8 3 (0.91%) npm
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.30%) Datadog
9 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (16.46%) HTTP
2 19 (5.79%) SSL
3 9 (2.74%) DNS
3 9 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.44%) Firewall
4 8 (2.44%) Internet
5 5 (1.52%) FTP
6 4 (1.22%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.22%) IPv6
6 4 (1.22%) SSH
7 1 (0.30%) DHCP
7 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.30%) SNMP
7 1 (0.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.24%) Relational Database
2 48 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 44 (13.41%) NoSQL
4 39 (11.89%) MongoDB
5 36 (10.98%) MySQL
6 19 (5.79%) RDBMS
7 18 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (4.27%) Big Data
10 12 (3.66%) Hadoop
10 12 (3.66%) Neo4j
10 12 (3.66%) Sybase ASE
11 9 (2.74%) DB2
12 8 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (2.13%) Jackrabbit
14 6 (1.83%) Apache Hive
14 6 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (1.52%) SAP Data Services
15 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 66 (20.12%) Git (software)
2 48 (14.63%) JIRA
3 30 (9.15%) Jenkins
4 24 (7.32%) JUnit
4 24 (7.32%) Subversion
5 22 (6.71%) Maven
5 22 (6.71%) Selenium
6 19 (5.79%) Jasmine
7 16 (4.88%) NUnit
8 15 (4.57%) Gradle
9 13 (3.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (3.66%) JMeter
10 12 (3.66%) Log4Net
10 12 (3.66%) SoapUI
10 12 (3.66%) Visual Studio
11 11 (3.35%) Eclipse
12 10 (3.05%) Cucumber
12 10 (3.05%) Log4j
13 9 (2.74%) Ant
13 9 (2.74%) Mockito
General
1 47 (14.33%) Finance
2 29 (8.84%) Banking
3 19 (5.79%) Games
3 19 (5.79%) Retail
4 18 (5.49%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.35%) Advertising
6 8 (2.44%) Marketing
7 7 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.61%) Automotive
8 2 (0.61%) Law
8 2 (0.61%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 212 (64.63%) Developer
2 85 (25.91%) Java Developer
3 45 (13.72%) Senior Developer
4 42 (12.80%) .NET Developer
5 41 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 36 (10.98%) Consultant
6 36 (10.98%) Software Developer
7 27 (8.23%) Java Engineer
8 22 (6.71%) Senior Consultant
9 21 (6.40%) Lead Developer
9 21 (6.40%) Senior Software Developer
10 20 (6.10%) Architect
10 20 (6.10%) C# Developer
11 17 (5.18%) Implementation Consultant
11 17 (5.18%) Java Software Engineer
11 17 (5.18%) Senior Implementation Consultant
12 16 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
13 15 (4.57%) Applications Developer
13 15 (4.57%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (4.57%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (47.87%) Web Services
2 110 (33.54%) SOAP
3 91 (27.74%) .NET
4 90 (27.44%) HTML
5 78 (23.78%) AngularJS
6 71 (21.65%) Spring
7 69 (21.04%) XML
8 60 (18.29%) CSS
9 54 (16.46%) JSON
10 45 (13.72%) ASP.NET
11 39 (11.89%) Hibernate
11 39 (11.89%) HTML5
12 37 (11.28%) Node.js
13 36 (10.98%) Java EE
14 35 (10.67%) React
15 33 (10.06%) .NET Framework
16 31 (9.45%) Ajax
17 29 (8.84%) JSP
18 26 (7.93%) Spring Boot
19 24 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (7.93%) Mobile App
3 23 (7.01%) User Experience
4 22 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (6.71%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (3.35%) Life Science
7 9 (2.74%) Virtual Team
8 7 (2.13%) Social Media
9 6 (1.83%) Fintech
10 4 (1.22%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.91%) DataPower
11 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.61%) LIMS
12 2 (0.61%) PMI
12 2 (0.61%) Robotics
13 1 (0.30%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.30%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.63%) Linux
2 39 (11.89%) Unix
3 30 (9.15%) Android
4 26 (7.93%) Apple iOS
5 18 (5.49%) Solaris
5 18 (5.49%) Windows
6 9 (2.74%) HPUX
7 4 (1.22%) AIX
7 4 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.22%) VMS
8 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (19.82%) MVC
2 65 (19.82%) TDD
3 54 (16.46%) Microservices
3 54 (16.46%) Software Engineering
4 52 (15.85%) DevOps
5 51 (15.55%) OO
6 37 (11.28%) SOA
7 32 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 32 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (9.15%) Unit Testing
9 27 (8.23%) Scrum
10 26 (7.93%) Continuous Delivery
10 26 (7.93%) Test Automation
11 24 (7.32%) Data Modelling
12 21 (6.40%) Software Delivery
13 18 (5.49%) SDLC
13 18 (5.49%) Secure Coding
13 18 (5.49%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 183 (55.79%) Java
2 169 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 107 (32.62%) SQL
4 87 (26.52%) C#
5 52 (15.85%) Python
6 39 (11.89%) T-SQL
7 31 (9.45%) Java 8
8 25 (7.62%) Bash Shell
9 24 (7.32%) Apex Code
10 18 (5.49%) TypeScript
11 16 (4.88%) Kotlin
12 15 (4.57%) VB.NET
13 14 (4.27%) Scala
14 13 (3.96%) PHP
14 13 (3.96%) PowerShell
15 8 (2.44%) Apple Swift
16 7 (2.13%) C++
16 7 (2.13%) Perl
17 6 (1.83%) Objective-C
18 5 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (7.93%) Degree
2 13 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.22%) CCNA
3 4 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.22%) CISSP
3 4 (1.22%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (1.22%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.22%) GIAC
3 4 (1.22%) Linux+ Certification
3 4 (1.22%) MCSE
3 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (1.22%) SANS
3 4 (1.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.22%) SSCP
4 3 (0.91%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.35%) QA
2 5 (1.52%) SLA
3 3 (0.91%) GCP
4 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (9.15%) Docker
2 7 (2.13%) vSphere
3 5 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.91%) HDFS
4 3 (0.91%) iptables
4 3 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.44%) Puppet
2 7 (2.13%) Ansible
2 7 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (1.22%) Salt
4 1 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.30%) MOM
4 1 (0.30%) Nagios
4 1 (0.30%) Oozie
4 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (8.84%) IBM
1 29 (8.84%) Oracle
2 28 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 24 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
4 16 (4.88%) hybris
5 13 (3.96%) New Relic
6 12 (3.66%) Sybase
7 9 (2.74%) Blue Martini
7 9 (2.74%) Demandware
7 9 (2.74%) Elastic Path
8 8 (2.44%) CA
8 8 (2.44%) SAP
9 7 (2.13%) AppDynamics
9 7 (2.13%) ATG
9 7 (2.13%) Dynatrace
9 7 (2.13%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.83%) MuleSoft
10 6 (1.83%) Xamarin
11 4 (1.22%) Capita
12 3 (0.91%) Atlassian