Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 88 102
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 +75
Permanent jobs citing REST 357 411 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.21% 3.51% 2.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.54% 8.47% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 287 358 333
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £71,550 £67,875 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,250 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.24% - +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 4,182 4,855 5,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.64% 41.41% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,422 4,059 4,351
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,525 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -19 125 £60,000 +9.09% 17
Cambridgeshire +3 114 £50,000 +5.26% 19
Suffolk +29 53 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Essex +15 30 £45,000 -18.18% 12
Bedfordshire -21 26 £55,000 +46.67% 4
Norfolk +8 9 £37,500 +7.14% 6
REST
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 192 (53.78%) JavaScript
2 186 (52.10%) Java
3 183 (51.26%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (43.98%) Web Services
5 122 (34.17%) SQL
6 103 (28.85%) SOAP
7 101 (28.29%) .NET
8 100 (28.01%) HTML
9 98 (27.45%) C#
9 98 (27.45%) AngularJS
10 91 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
11 87 (24.37%) Microsoft Azure
12 83 (23.25%) TDD
13 82 (22.97%) Spring
13 82 (22.97%) MVC
14 79 (22.13%) CSS
15 76 (21.29%) Software Engineering
16 73 (20.45%) JSON
17 72 (20.17%) Microservices
18 62 (17.37%) XML
19 61 (17.09%) NoSQL
20 59 (16.53%) DevOps
21 56 (15.69%) Git (software)
21 56 (15.69%) HTTP
22 53 (14.85%) HTML5
23 52 (14.57%) Python
23 52 (14.57%) Relational Database
24 51 (14.29%) SQL Server
25 50 (14.01%) ASP.NET
26 49 (13.73%) 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 36 (10.08%) JBoss
2 33 (9.24%) Confluence
3 24 (6.72%) WebSphere
4 22 (6.16%) Tomcat
5 19 (5.32%) Apache
5 19 (5.32%) Apache Spark
6 17 (4.76%) CMS
7 14 (3.92%) OpenStack
8 12 (3.36%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (3.08%) Anypoint
9 11 (3.08%) WebLogic
10 8 (2.24%) Apache Pig
10 8 (2.24%) Drupal
10 8 (2.24%) Mule
11 7 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (1.68%) SharePoint
12 6 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (1.12%) Mule ESB
13 4 (1.12%) Traefik
Applications
1 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
1 2 (0.56%) Weka
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 91 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (24.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (7.56%) SaaS
4 17 (4.76%) Serverless
5 11 (3.08%) GitHub
6 7 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.12%) Office 365
8 2 (0.56%) IaaS
8 2 (0.56%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.56%) PaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.28%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.28%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.28%) Datadog
9 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (15.69%) HTTP
2 21 (5.88%) SSL
3 15 (4.20%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.36%) Firewall
5 10 (2.80%) DNS
6 9 (2.52%) IPv6
7 7 (1.96%) Internet
8 5 (1.40%) 802.15
8 5 (1.40%) Bluetooth
8 5 (1.40%) LAN
8 5 (1.40%) WAN
8 5 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.40%) X.509
8 5 (1.40%) ZigBee
9 4 (1.12%) FTP
9 4 (1.12%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.12%) SSH
10 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (17.09%) NoSQL
2 52 (14.57%) Relational Database
3 51 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 47 (13.17%) MySQL
5 44 (12.32%) MongoDB
6 23 (6.44%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (6.16%) Big Data
8 16 (4.48%) RDBMS
9 15 (4.20%) Hadoop
10 12 (3.36%) Sybase ASE
11 11 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (2.80%) MariaDB
12 10 (2.80%) Neo4j
13 8 (2.24%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (1.12%) SAP Data Services
15 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (1.12%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 56 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 49 (13.73%) JIRA
3 33 (9.24%) Maven
4 29 (8.12%) Jasmine
4 29 (8.12%) Jenkins
5 27 (7.56%) Selenium
6 24 (6.72%) JUnit
7 19 (5.32%) NUnit
8 17 (4.76%) Log4Net
9 16 (4.48%) JMeter
10 15 (4.20%) SoapUI
11 14 (3.92%) Gradle
11 14 (3.92%) Subversion
12 13 (3.64%) Visual Studio
13 12 (3.36%) Cucumber
14 11 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (3.08%) CocoaPods
15 10 (2.80%) Crashlytics
15 10 (2.80%) Mocha
16 8 (2.24%) Bitbucket
General
1 49 (13.73%) Finance
2 36 (10.08%) Banking
3 22 (6.16%) Games
4 18 (5.04%) Retail
5 14 (3.92%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.68%) Marketing
7 4 (1.12%) Advertising
7 4 (1.12%) Law
8 3 (0.84%) Legal
9 2 (0.56%) Automotive
9 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 242 (67.79%) Developer
2 84 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 52 (14.57%) .NET Developer
4 47 (13.17%) Senior Developer
5 44 (12.32%) Software Developer
6 41 (11.48%) Software Engineer
7 39 (10.92%) Consultant
8 30 (8.40%) Lead Developer
9 29 (8.12%) Java Engineer
10 26 (7.28%) Senior Software Developer
11 24 (6.72%) C# Developer
12 22 (6.16%) Implementation Consultant
12 22 (6.16%) Senior Consultant
12 22 (6.16%) Senior Implementation Consultant
13 21 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
14 20 (5.60%) Java Software Engineer
15 18 (5.04%) Mobile Developer
15 18 (5.04%) Programmer
16 16 (4.48%) Android Developer
16 16 (4.48%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (43.98%) Web Services
2 103 (28.85%) SOAP
3 101 (28.29%) .NET
4 100 (28.01%) HTML
5 98 (27.45%) AngularJS
6 82 (22.97%) Spring
7 79 (22.13%) CSS
8 73 (20.45%) JSON
9 62 (17.37%) XML
10 53 (14.85%) HTML5
11 50 (14.01%) ASP.NET
12 49 (13.73%) Node.js
13 46 (12.89%) Hibernate
14 45 (12.61%) Java EE
15 43 (12.04%) React
16 42 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
17 40 (11.20%) .NET Framework
18 33 (9.24%) Ajax
18 33 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC
19 31 (8.68%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.04%) Mobile App
2 29 (8.12%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (6.44%) User Experience
4 20 (5.60%) Computer Science
5 18 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.36%) Fintech
6 12 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.80%) Social Media
8 9 (2.52%) Life Science
9 7 (1.96%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.40%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.40%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.12%) LIMS
11 4 (1.12%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.12%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.84%) DataPower
12 3 (0.84%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.84%) Robotics
13 2 (0.56%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (0.56%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.08%) Android
2 34 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 30 (8.40%) Linux
4 20 (5.60%) Windows
5 19 (5.32%) Unix
6 6 (1.68%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.12%) AIX
7 4 (1.12%) Solaris
7 4 (1.12%) VMS
8 2 (0.56%) CentOS
8 2 (0.56%) HPUX
8 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (51.26%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (23.25%) TDD
3 82 (22.97%) MVC
4 76 (21.29%) Software Engineering
5 72 (20.17%) Microservices
6 59 (16.53%) DevOps
7 47 (13.17%) OO
8 40 (11.20%) Scrum
9 35 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
10 32 (8.96%) SOA
10 32 (8.96%) Test Automation
11 31 (8.68%) Unit Testing
12 28 (7.84%) SOLID
12 28 (7.84%) User Stories
13 27 (7.56%) Front End Development
13 27 (7.56%) Secure Coding
14 26 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (7.28%) Web Design
15 24 (6.72%) SDLC
15 24 (6.72%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 192 (53.78%) JavaScript
2 186 (52.10%) Java
3 122 (34.17%) SQL
4 98 (27.45%) C#
5 52 (14.57%) Python
6 49 (13.73%) T-SQL
7 35 (9.80%) Java 8
8 27 (7.56%) TypeScript
9 23 (6.44%) PowerShell
10 22 (6.16%) Apex Code
11 21 (5.88%) Kotlin
12 18 (5.04%) Bash Shell
13 17 (4.76%) C
14 16 (4.48%) VB.NET
15 12 (3.36%) Scala
16 11 (3.08%) Apple Swift
16 11 (3.08%) PHP
17 10 (2.80%) C++
17 10 (2.80%) ES6
18 8 (2.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (7.28%) Degree
2 11 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.68%) CCNA
3 6 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (1.68%) CISSP
3 6 (1.68%) CompTIA Security+
3 6 (1.68%) DV Cleared
3 6 (1.68%) GIAC
3 6 (1.68%) Linux+ Certification
3 6 (1.68%) MCSE
3 6 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.68%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (1.68%) SANS
3 6 (1.68%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.68%) SSCP
4 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.20%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (9.80%) Docker
2 11 (3.08%) vSphere
3 7 (1.96%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.84%) HDFS
5 3 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.56%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.28%) iptables
Systems Management
1 14 (3.92%) Puppet
2 12 (3.36%) Ansible
3 6 (1.68%) Salt
4 4 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.84%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.56%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.56%) vRealize
6 2 (0.56%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (0.28%) Nagios
7 1 (0.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 33 (9.24%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.16%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (5.88%) Oracle
4 18 (5.04%) New Relic
5 14 (3.92%) IBM
6 12 (3.36%) Sitecore
6 12 (3.36%) Sybase
7 11 (3.08%) hybris
7 11 (3.08%) MuleSoft
8 9 (2.52%) AppDynamics
8 9 (2.52%) Dynatrace
9 6 (1.68%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.40%) VMware
11 4 (1.12%) SAP
12 3 (0.84%) Teradata
13 2 (0.56%) ATG
13 2 (0.56%) Blue Martini
13 2 (0.56%) Cognizant
13 2 (0.56%) Elastic Path
13 2 (0.56%) EXTOL