REST Jobs in England

Representational State Transfer (REST)
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 19 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
19 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 146 104 72
Rank change year-on-year -42 -32 -4
Permanent jobs citing REST 1,669 3,119 6,195
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.98% 3.29% 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.64% 10.84% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,222 1,848 2,891
10th Percentile £41,023 £45,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +3.70% +12.50%
75th Percentile £80,000 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £103,750 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £69,447 £67,000
% change year-on-year -13.60% +3.65% +11.67%

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17,314 28,774 50,713
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 20.57% 30.31% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14,081 17,653 27,281
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +13.04%
75th Percentile £80,000 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +8.00% +13.64%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for REST in England

REST
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing REST in England.

Salary trend for REST in England

REST
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST in England over the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

Salary histogram for REST in England

REST
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the England region over the 6 months to 19 April 2024. 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
London -49 622 £75,000 -6.25% 144
North of England +20 314 £55,173 -8.05% 66
South East -40 312 £57,500 - 47
North West +49 226 £60,000 -11.11% 36
Midlands -12 207 £52,500 -12.50% 24
South West -39 152 £52,500 -8.70% 17
East Midlands -9 114 £50,000 -14.89% 9
West Midlands -25 93 £52,500 -12.50% 15
East of England -7 80 £47,500 -34.03% 29
Yorkshire +3 73 £47,500 -15.56% 25
North East -32 15 £47,500 -24.00% 5
REST
UK

REST
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 106 (6.35%) IIS
2 72 (4.31%) Apache
3 42 (2.52%) OpenStack
4 41 (2.46%) CMS
5 36 (2.16%) SharePoint
6 34 (2.04%) JBoss
7 30 (1.80%) Red Hat Fuse
8 27 (1.62%) Apache Spark
9 19 (1.14%) Confluence
10 12 (0.72%) nginx
11 10 (0.60%) EPiServer
12 9 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
12 9 (0.54%) WordPress
13 6 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
14 5 (0.30%) Drupal
14 5 (0.30%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.30%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.54%) Trello
3 4 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.060%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 19 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.96%) Shopify
3 14 (0.84%) Maximo
4 11 (0.66%) Elite 3E
5 10 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
7 5 (0.30%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.12%) Magento
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.060%) HFM
10 1 (0.060%) Oracle FAH
10 1 (0.060%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.060%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.060%) SAP S/4HANA
10 1 (0.060%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 679 (40.68%) Azure
2 350 (20.97%) AWS
3 278 (16.66%) Azure DevOps
4 244 (14.62%) Serverless
5 194 (11.62%) IBM Cloud
6 135 (8.09%) Azure Service Bus
6 135 (8.09%) SaaS
7 123 (7.37%) Azure Functions
8 116 (6.95%) Azure API Management
9 112 (6.71%) Azure Logic Apps
10 97 (5.81%) GCP
11 91 (5.45%) Amazon EKS
12 74 (4.43%) Power Platform
13 61 (3.65%) GitHub
14 57 (3.42%) Amazon ECS
15 49 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
16 28 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
17 27 (1.62%) Power Automate
18 24 (1.44%) OpenShift
19 22 (1.32%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.89%) HTTP
2 62 (3.71%) Firewall
3 57 (3.42%) Internet
4 52 (3.12%) DNS
5 44 (2.64%) TCP/IP
6 25 (1.50%) AMQP
7 20 (1.20%) SSL
7 20 (1.20%) WAN
8 17 (1.02%) SSH
9 16 (0.96%) MQTT
10 14 (0.84%) VPN
11 13 (0.78%) 3G
11 13 (0.78%) SNMP
12 12 (0.72%) 4G
12 12 (0.72%) RS-485
12 12 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (0.72%) Wireless
13 11 (0.66%) BGP
13 11 (0.66%) Ethernet VPN
13 11 (0.66%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (22.35%) PostgreSQL
2 324 (19.41%) SQL Server
3 302 (18.09%) NoSQL
4 265 (15.88%) MongoDB
5 237 (14.20%) Relational Database
6 194 (11.62%) DB2
7 95 (5.69%) MySQL
8 59 (3.54%) Redis
9 37 (2.22%) Power BI
10 36 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
11 33 (1.98%) Big Data
12 26 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 25 (1.50%) Hadoop
14 24 (1.44%) GIS
14 24 (1.44%) Oracle Database
15 23 (1.38%) Cloudera CDH
15 23 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 19 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
16 19 (1.14%) MariaDB
17 15 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 341 (20.43%) Git
2 226 (13.54%) Jenkins
3 124 (7.43%) Postman
4 119 (7.13%) JIRA
5 112 (6.71%) Cucumber
6 94 (5.63%) Selenium
7 65 (3.89%) Visual Studio
8 59 (3.54%) JUnit
9 52 (3.12%) IntelliJ
10 41 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 40 (2.40%) GitLab
11 40 (2.40%) TeamCity
12 35 (2.10%) Jasmine
13 34 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
14 32 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
15 31 (1.86%) Eclipse
16 29 (1.74%) Cypress.io
16 29 (1.74%) WebDriver
17 24 (1.44%) Bitbucket
17 24 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 282 (16.90%) Finance
2 280 (16.78%) Social Skills
3 277 (16.60%) Public Sector
4 104 (6.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 63 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (3.42%) Retail
7 52 (3.12%) Law
8 41 (2.46%) Banking
9 36 (2.16%) Marketing
10 31 (1.86%) Legal
11 25 (1.50%) Aerospace
11 25 (1.50%) Telecoms
12 20 (1.20%) Presentation Skills
13 14 (0.84%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.78%) Mandarin Language
15 11 (0.66%) Organisational Skills
16 9 (0.54%) Front Office
17 8 (0.48%) Local Government
17 8 (0.48%) Tech for Good
18 7 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 923 (55.30%) Developer
2 355 (21.27%) Senior
3 199 (11.92%) Lead
4 186 (11.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 184 (11.02%) Senior Developer
6 146 (8.75%) .NET Developer
7 143 (8.57%) Software Engineer
8 137 (8.21%) Java Developer
9 115 (6.89%) Azure Developer
10 99 (5.93%) Full Stack Engineer
11 87 (5.21%) Azure Engineer
12 83 (4.97%) C# Developer
13 75 (4.49%) Lead Developer
14 73 (4.37%) Software Developer
15 70 (4.19%) Architect
16 58 (3.48%) Analyst
17 46 (2.76%) Support Engineer
18 45 (2.70%) PHP Developer
19 44 (2.64%) Senior Software Engineer
20 43 (2.58%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 643 (38.53%) .NET
2 574 (34.39%) Web Services
3 521 (31.22%) HTML
4 491 (29.42%) CSS
5 466 (27.92%) React
6 457 (27.38%) AngularJS
7 380 (22.77%) ASP.NET
8 323 (19.35%) JSON
8 323 (19.35%) SOAP
9 300 (17.97%) jQuery
10 286 (17.14%) Vue
11 267 (16.00%) XML
12 260 (15.58%) Node.js
13 254 (15.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 208 (12.46%) ASP.NET Core
15 192 (11.50%) Backbone.js
15 192 (11.50%) Ember.js
16 188 (11.26%) Spring
17 144 (8.63%) Spring Boot
18 118 (7.07%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 223 (13.36%) Data Structures
2 201 (12.04%) Algorithms
3 198 (11.86%) Blockchain
4 195 (11.68%) Hybrid Cloud
5 84 (5.03%) e-Learning
6 73 (4.37%) Management Information System
7 70 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
8 68 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
9 61 (3.65%) Distributed Systems
10 60 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
11 53 (3.18%) Product Ownership
12 46 (2.76%) Cloud Native
13 32 (1.92%) Legacy Systems
14 25 (1.50%) Clustering
14 25 (1.50%) IoT
15 23 (1.38%) Mobile App
16 18 (1.08%) Client/Server
16 18 (1.08%) CMDB
17 12 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 9 (0.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 391 (23.43%) Linux
2 281 (16.84%) Windows
3 237 (14.20%) Android
4 218 (13.06%) Apple iOS
5 40 (2.40%) Unix
6 34 (2.04%) CentOS
7 32 (1.92%) Ubuntu
8 27 (1.62%) AIX
9 23 (1.38%) Debian
9 23 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (0.90%) Windows Server
11 12 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
12 8 (0.48%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.12%) VMS
14 1 (0.060%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 728 (43.62%) Agile
2 481 (28.82%) DevOps
3 393 (23.55%) Full Stack Development
4 391 (23.43%) MVC
5 335 (20.07%) CI/CD
6 332 (19.89%) User Experience
7 331 (19.83%) Design Patterns
8 325 (19.47%) OO
9 314 (18.81%) Web Development
10 294 (17.62%) Microservices
11 281 (16.84%) SOLID
12 275 (16.48%) OOP
13 271 (16.24%) Software Engineering
14 253 (15.16%) Mentoring
15 245 (14.68%) TDD
16 237 (14.20%) Scrum
17 235 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
18 228 (13.66%) MVVM
19 213 (12.76%) Artificial Intelligence
20 199 (11.92%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 773 (46.32%) JavaScript
2 751 (45.00%) SQL
3 607 (36.37%) C#
4 559 (33.49%) Java
5 354 (21.21%) Python
6 187 (11.20%) TypeScript
7 110 (6.59%) PHP
8 105 (6.29%) T-SQL
9 70 (4.19%) PowerShell
9 70 (4.19%) VB.NET
10 61 (3.65%) Go
11 47 (2.82%) VB
12 43 (2.58%) C
12 43 (2.58%) C++
13 40 (2.40%) PL/SQL
14 36 (2.16%) Kotlin
15 32 (1.92%) Apex Code
16 29 (1.74%) Perl
17 27 (1.62%) VB6
18 25 (1.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 181 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 163 (9.77%) SC Cleared
3 143 (8.57%) Degree
4 78 (4.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 31 (1.86%) DV Cleared
6 27 (1.62%) Azure Certification
7 19 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 14 (0.84%) AWS Certification
9 13 (0.78%) ISEB
9 13 (0.78%) ISTQB
10 10 (0.60%) Master's Degree
11 9 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.36%) PhD
13 5 (0.30%) DBS Check
14 3 (0.18%) MCPD
15 2 (0.12%) PMI Certification
16 1 (0.060%) CISA
16 1 (0.060%) CISM
16 1 (0.060%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (10.25%) QA
2 48 (2.88%) Accessibility
3 16 (0.96%) GDPR
4 9 (0.54%) WCAG
5 8 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.36%) PMO
6 6 (0.36%) SLA
7 5 (0.30%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.24%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.24%) NIST
8 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.18%) MiFID
10 1 (0.060%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.060%) GRC
10 1 (0.060%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.060%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.060%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.060%) NCSC
System Software
1 290 (17.38%) Docker
2 31 (1.86%) Hyper-V
3 23 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
5 13 (0.78%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.30%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.24%) vSphere
9 3 (0.18%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.12%) Varnish
11 1 (0.060%) KVM
Systems Management
1 270 (16.18%) Kubernetes
2 100 (5.99%) Terraform
3 87 (5.21%) Ansible
4 30 (1.80%) Puppet
5 13 (0.78%) WMI
6 9 (0.54%) Grafana
6 9 (0.54%) Nmap
6 9 (0.54%) Packer
6 9 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
7 7 (0.42%) Kibana
8 6 (0.36%) CloudHub
9 5 (0.30%) Consul
10 4 (0.24%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.24%) Rancher
11 3 (0.18%) Argo
11 3 (0.18%) cPanel
12 2 (0.12%) Istio
12 2 (0.12%) Podman
13 1 (0.060%) Perfmon
13 1 (0.060%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 252 (15.10%) Microsoft
2 219 (13.12%) Red Hat
3 212 (12.70%) IBM
4 113 (6.77%) Oracle
5 109 (6.53%) Google
6 42 (2.52%) WSO2
7 39 (2.34%) Salesforce
8 28 (1.68%) ServiceNow
9 27 (1.62%) VMware
10 23 (1.38%) SaltStack
11 17 (1.02%) Atlassian
11 17 (1.02%) Splunk
12 15 (0.90%) CheckPoint
13 12 (0.72%) MuleSoft
14 11 (0.66%) Cisco
14 11 (0.66%) UiPath
15 10 (0.60%) BMC
15 10 (0.60%) HP
15 10 (0.60%) Remedy
15 10 (0.60%) Sybase