Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 102 108
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -14
Permanent jobs citing REST 210 346 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.93% 3.03% 3.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.17% 7.98% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 163 263 317
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £33,550 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 2,290 4,336 4,864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.90% 38.01% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,711 3,527 4,063
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,900 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 August 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 22 August 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 +45 106 £50,000 - 19
Hertfordshire -24 46 £50,000 -16.67% 10
Essex +33 29 £53,750 +19.44% 3
Suffolk -3 19 £47,500 -13.64% 7
Bedfordshire -3 10 £45,000 -10.00% 2
REST
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 117 (55.71%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (45.24%) TDD
3 87 (41.43%) JavaScript
4 81 (38.57%) Java
4 81 (38.57%) SOAP
5 79 (37.62%) Web Services
6 73 (34.76%) .NET
7 72 (34.29%) C#
8 71 (33.81%) MVC
9 66 (31.43%) Scrum
10 65 (30.95%) Git (software)
11 64 (30.48%) CSS
12 61 (29.05%) Test Automation
13 56 (26.67%) OO
14 52 (24.76%) Kanban
15 51 (24.29%) HTML
16 49 (23.33%) Spring
17 44 (20.95%) AngularJS
18 42 (20.00%) Software Engineering
19 41 (19.52%) Continuous Integration
19 41 (19.52%) SOLID
20 40 (19.05%) JSON
21 39 (18.57%) JIRA
21 39 (18.57%) Azure
21 39 (18.57%) AWS
22 38 (18.10%) React
22 38 (18.10%) SQL
23 37 (17.62%) Relational Database
24 36 (17.14%) JUnit
25 35 (16.67%) Python

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 (9.05%) JBoss
2 18 (8.57%) Apache
3 17 (8.10%) WebSphere
4 13 (6.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 12 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (4.76%) Tomcat
7 9 (4.29%) Apache Spark
7 9 (4.29%) CoreMedia CMS
8 7 (3.33%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.86%) CMS
10 5 (2.38%) Apache Solr
10 5 (2.38%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.90%) MQSeries
11 4 (1.90%) Mule
11 4 (1.90%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.90%) WildFly
12 3 (1.43%) NServiceBus
12 3 (1.43%) WordPress
13 2 (0.95%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.95%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (4.76%) Magento
2 9 (4.29%) SAP Hybris
3 5 (2.38%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 39 (18.57%) AWS
1 39 (18.57%) Azure
2 17 (8.10%) GCP
3 15 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (4.76%) Serverless
5 8 (3.81%) BrowserStack
5 8 (3.81%) Sauce Labs
6 7 (3.33%) OpenShift
7 5 (2.38%) Algolia
7 5 (2.38%) BlazeMeter
8 2 (0.95%) SaaS
9 1 (0.48%) AWS IoT
9 1 (0.48%) Boomi
9 1 (0.48%) Cloudflare
9 1 (0.48%) GitHub
9 1 (0.48%) npm
9 1 (0.48%) Office 365
9 1 (0.48%) PaaS
9 1 (0.48%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.48%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.14%) HTTP
2 8 (3.81%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.33%) Firewall
3 7 (3.33%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.90%) SSL
5 3 (1.43%) Internet
5 3 (1.43%) IPv6
6 1 (0.48%) 802.15
6 1 (0.48%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.48%) Wireless
6 1 (0.48%) X.509
6 1 (0.48%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.62%) Relational Database
2 32 (15.24%) SQL Server
3 25 (11.90%) RDBMS
4 20 (9.52%) NoSQL
5 17 (8.10%) MySQL
6 14 (6.67%) Geospatial Data
6 14 (6.67%) GIS
7 13 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (5.71%) MongoDB
9 10 (4.76%) Big Data
9 10 (4.76%) JasperReports
10 4 (1.90%) DB2
10 4 (1.90%) Jackrabbit
10 4 (1.90%) Redis
10 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (1.43%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.43%) Spatial Data
12 2 (0.95%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.95%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.95%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 65 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 39 (18.57%) JIRA
3 36 (17.14%) JUnit
4 23 (10.95%) Selenium
5 22 (10.48%) Jenkins
6 21 (10.00%) git-flow
7 20 (9.52%) Maven
8 17 (8.10%) Bitbucket
9 16 (7.62%) Ant
10 15 (7.14%) Subversion
10 15 (7.14%) TeamCity
11 14 (6.67%) Hudson
12 13 (6.19%) Cucumber
13 11 (5.24%) CruiseControl
13 11 (5.24%) FishEye
13 11 (5.24%) Mockito
14 10 (4.76%) WebDriver
15 9 (4.29%) Gradle
16 8 (3.81%) Calabash
16 8 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (6.19%) Retail
2 9 (4.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (2.38%) Marketing
4 3 (1.43%) Finance
5 2 (0.95%) Automotive
5 2 (0.95%) Electronics
5 2 (0.95%) Games
5 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.48%) Back Office
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 121 (57.62%) Developer
2 38 (18.10%) Java Developer
3 35 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 32 (15.24%) Senior Developer
5 21 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 20 (9.52%) C# Developer
6 20 (9.52%) Tester
7 19 (9.05%) Software Developer
8 18 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (8.57%) Full Stack Developer
8 18 (8.57%) Senior Software Tester
8 18 (8.57%) Senior Tester
8 18 (8.57%) Software Tester
9 13 (6.19%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (5.24%) Principal Engineer
10 11 (5.24%) Principal Software Engineer
10 11 (5.24%) Test Engineer
11 10 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (4.76%) Web Developer
12 9 (4.29%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (38.57%) SOAP
2 79 (37.62%) Web Services
3 73 (34.76%) .NET
4 64 (30.48%) CSS
5 51 (24.29%) HTML
6 49 (23.33%) Spring
7 44 (20.95%) AngularJS
8 40 (19.05%) JSON
9 38 (18.10%) React
10 33 (15.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (12.86%) ASP.NET
11 27 (12.86%) JMS
12 24 (11.43%) Hibernate
13 22 (10.48%) Java EE
13 22 (10.48%) RESTful
14 19 (9.05%) .NET Framework
14 19 (9.05%) Gherkin
14 19 (9.05%) Spring Boot
15 18 (8.57%) HTML5
16 17 (8.10%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.52%) Virtual Team
2 18 (8.57%) Algorithms
2 18 (8.57%) Data Structures
3 15 (7.14%) User Experience
4 10 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.33%) Life Science
6 7 (3.33%) Xbox
7 4 (1.90%) Animation
7 4 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.43%) Industry 4.0
8 3 (1.43%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.43%) Wiki
9 2 (0.95%) Cyberattack
9 2 (0.95%) Cybercrime
9 2 (0.95%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (0.95%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.05%) Apple iOS
2 17 (8.10%) Linux
3 16 (7.62%) Android
4 14 (6.67%) Windows
5 8 (3.81%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.90%) Unix
7 1 (0.48%) CentOS
7 1 (0.48%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.48%) Solaris
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (55.71%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (45.24%) TDD
3 71 (33.81%) MVC
4 66 (31.43%) Scrum
5 61 (29.05%) Test Automation
6 56 (26.67%) OO
7 52 (24.76%) Kanban
8 42 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 41 (19.52%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (19.52%) SOLID
10 35 (16.67%) E-Commerce
11 30 (14.29%) BDD
12 29 (13.81%) DevOps
13 26 (12.38%) Microservices
13 26 (12.38%) OOP
14 25 (11.90%) Unit Testing
15 24 (11.43%) Open Source
16 22 (10.48%) Continuous Deployment
17 21 (10.00%) Project Management
18 20 (9.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 87 (41.43%) JavaScript
2 81 (38.57%) Java
3 72 (34.29%) C#
4 38 (18.10%) SQL
5 35 (16.67%) Python
6 22 (10.48%) Java 8
7 20 (9.52%) C
8 14 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 12 (5.71%) C++
10 8 (3.81%) Ruby
10 8 (3.81%) TypeScript
11 7 (3.33%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.86%) PHP
13 5 (2.38%) Perl
14 4 (1.90%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.90%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.43%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.95%) Go
17 1 (0.48%) Kotlin
17 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (13.33%) Degree
2 13 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.33%) CCNA
4 7 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.33%) CISSP
4 7 (3.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 7 (3.33%) GIAC
4 7 (3.33%) Linux+ Certification
4 7 (3.33%) MCSE
4 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (3.33%) SANS
4 7 (3.33%) SSCP
5 4 (1.90%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) ISEB
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.81%) QA
System Software
1 19 (9.05%) Docker
2 14 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.95%) HDFS
4 1 (0.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (6.19%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.81%) Ansible
3 3 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.43%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.48%) Kibana
4 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (12.86%) Google
2 19 (9.05%) Adobe
3 18 (8.57%) Oracle
3 18 (8.57%) WorldPay
4 13 (6.19%) Elastic Path
4 13 (6.19%) IBM
5 12 (5.71%) Atlassian
6 11 (5.24%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.76%) MuleSoft
7 10 (4.76%) SAP
8 9 (4.29%) hybris
8 9 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.90%) ATG
9 4 (1.90%) Blue Martini
9 4 (1.90%) Demandware
10 3 (1.43%) CA
10 3 (1.43%) Sybase
11 2 (0.95%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.95%) Tableau
11 2 (0.95%) Xamarin