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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 117 139
Rank change year-on-year +33 +22  
Permanent jobs citing REST 2688 2680 2396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.32% 2.74% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.14% 7.06% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2156 2324 2005
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33010 37938 40124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.74% 38.81% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 28251 33095 34422
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for REST in England

REST
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST in England.

Salary trend for REST in England

REST
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in England over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 1246 £60,000 - 201
South East +47 453 £50,000 +5.26% 57
South West +65 270 £47,500 +14.45% 48
North West +11 169 £42,500 - 29
West Midlands -2 168 £37,500 -11.76% 28
Yorkshire +71 162 £40,000 - 28
East of England -55 121 £50,000 +9.89% 32
East Midlands +31 59 £40,000 -5.88% 13
North East +35 34 £37,500 -28.57% 10
REST
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for REST.

1 2988 (57.31%) Agile Software Development
2 2549 (48.89%) JavaScript
3 2472 (47.41%) Java
4 2203 (42.25%) Web Services
5 2152 (41.27%) HTML
6 1869 (35.85%) SOAP
7 1863 (35.73%) CSS
8 1563 (29.98%) TDD
9 1526 (29.27%) SQL
10 1495 (28.67%) C#
11 1490 (28.58%) MVC
12 1418 (27.20%) .NET
13 1375 (26.37%) AngularJS
14 1339 (25.68%) Spring
15 1296 (24.86%) Git (software)
16 1235 (23.69%) JSON
17 1223 (23.46%) XML
18 1170 (22.44%) Scrum
19 1131 (21.69%) HTML5
20 1041 (19.97%) Software Engineering
21 971 (18.62%) Finance
22 922 (17.68%) SQL Server
22 922 (17.68%) NoSQL
23 905 (17.36%) jQuery
24 904 (17.34%) OO
25 871 (16.71%) Continuous Integration
26 862 (16.53%) Linux
27 845 (16.21%) ASP.NET
28 824 (15.80%) Amazon AWS
29 808 (15.50%) BDD

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 367 (7.04%) Tomcat
2 279 (5.35%) Apache
3 273 (5.24%) JBoss
4 230 (4.41%) CMS
5 221 (4.24%) Elasticsearch
6 182 (3.49%) IIS
7 158 (3.03%) WebSphere
8 123 (2.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 120 (2.30%) Apache Spark
10 105 (2.01%) SharePoint
11 94 (1.80%) WebLogic
12 93 (1.78%) Mule
13 88 (1.69%) Confluence
14 86 (1.65%) nginx
15 83 (1.59%) Mule ESB
16 81 (1.55%) Umbraco
17 73 (1.40%) WordPress
18 71 (1.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 69 (1.32%) Drupal
20 60 (1.15%) Jetty
Applications
1 63 (1.21%) Photoshop
2 29 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 26 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 13 (0.25%) InfoPath
6 9 (0.17%) GIMP
7 6 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.077%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.077%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.077%) Weka
9 3 (0.058%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.038%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.019%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.019%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.019%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 107 (2.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 39 (0.75%) Magento
3 35 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 27 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
5 15 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
6 13 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 13 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (0.19%) NetSuite
8 8 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.15%) Workday HCM
9 7 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (0.12%) Oracle HRMS
10 6 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
11 5 (0.096%) Eloqua
12 4 (0.077%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.077%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 4 (0.077%) SAP CRM
12 4 (0.077%) Shopify
12 4 (0.077%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 824 (15.80%) Amazon AWS
2 420 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 355 (6.81%) SaaS
4 218 (4.18%) GitHub
5 107 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
6 65 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
7 59 (1.13%) PaaS
8 55 (1.05%) Office 365
9 50 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
10 44 (0.84%) Amazon S3
10 44 (0.84%) Force.com
11 38 (0.73%) IaaS
12 31 (0.59%) Google Play
13 29 (0.56%) Google Analytics
14 24 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 23 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
16 22 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
16 22 (0.42%) Google App Engine
16 22 (0.42%) Slack
17 16 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 534 (10.24%) HTTP
2 165 (3.16%) Internet
3 85 (1.63%) SSL
4 53 (1.02%) DNS
5 46 (0.88%) Firewall
5 46 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 43 (0.82%) Intranet
7 37 (0.71%) LDAP
8 28 (0.54%) VPN
9 27 (0.52%) FTP
10 21 (0.40%) HTTPS
11 19 (0.36%) IPsec
11 19 (0.36%) Multicast
11 19 (0.36%) Skype
11 19 (0.36%) Wireless
12 18 (0.35%) AMQP
12 18 (0.35%) BGP
12 18 (0.35%) OSPF
13 17 (0.33%) WAN
14 16 (0.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 922 (17.68%) NoSQL
1 922 (17.68%) SQL Server
2 736 (14.12%) MySQL
3 609 (11.68%) MongoDB
4 536 (10.28%) Relational Database
5 333 (6.39%) Big Data
6 256 (4.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 203 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
8 185 (3.55%) Redis
9 184 (3.53%) Hadoop
10 172 (3.30%) RDBMS
11 113 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 104 (1.99%) Oracle Database
13 88 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 74 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
15 66 (1.27%) CouchDB
16 64 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
17 58 (1.11%) Apache Hive
18 52 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
19 51 (0.98%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1296 (24.86%) Git (software)
2 685 (13.14%) Jenkins
3 477 (9.15%) Maven
4 419 (8.04%) JUnit
5 417 (8.00%) JIRA
6 410 (7.86%) Subversion
7 312 (5.98%) Selenium
8 268 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 248 (4.76%) TeamCity
10 213 (4.09%) Eclipse
10 213 (4.09%) Visual Studio
11 210 (4.03%) Cucumber
12 160 (3.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 159 (3.05%) gulp
14 149 (2.86%) Grunt
15 146 (2.80%) Gradle
16 139 (2.67%) Mockito
17 124 (2.38%) IntelliJ
18 115 (2.21%) Ant
19 113 (2.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 971 (18.62%) Finance
2 315 (6.04%) Banking
3 255 (4.89%) Retail
4 220 (4.22%) Marketing
5 199 (3.82%) Telecoms
6 154 (2.95%) Electronics
7 137 (2.63%) Games
8 126 (2.42%) Manufacturing
9 98 (1.88%) Advertising
10 83 (1.59%) Publishing
11 76 (1.46%) Investment Banking
12 35 (0.67%) Legal
13 34 (0.65%) Front Office
14 31 (0.59%) Law
15 28 (0.54%) Financial Institution
16 17 (0.33%) Multimedia
17 14 (0.27%) Automotive
17 14 (0.27%) Back Office
18 10 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3711 (71.17%) Developer
2 1271 (24.38%) Java Developer
3 883 (16.94%) Senior Developer
4 601 (11.53%) C# Developer
5 592 (11.35%) .NET Developer
6 373 (7.15%) Architect
7 366 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 364 (6.98%) Software Engineer
9 363 (6.96%) Senior Java Developer
10 330 (6.33%) Software Developer
11 329 (6.31%) JavaScript Developer
12 276 (5.29%) Web Developer
13 262 (5.02%) Full Stack Developer
14 246 (4.72%) Lead Developer
15 231 (4.43%) Java Engineer
16 217 (4.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 210 (4.03%) PHP Developer
18 191 (3.66%) Angular Developer
19 160 (3.07%) HTML Developer
20 151 (2.90%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2203 (42.25%) Web Services
2 2152 (41.27%) HTML
3 1869 (35.85%) SOAP
4 1863 (35.73%) CSS
5 1418 (27.20%) .NET
6 1375 (26.37%) AngularJS
7 1339 (25.68%) Spring
8 1235 (23.69%) JSON
9 1223 (23.46%) XML
10 1131 (21.69%) HTML5
11 905 (17.36%) jQuery
12 845 (16.21%) ASP.NET
13 806 (15.46%) Node.js
14 663 (12.72%) Hibernate
15 617 (11.83%) ASP.NET Web API
16 567 (10.87%) CSS3
17 554 (10.63%) React
18 518 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC
19 515 (9.88%) .NET Framework
20 493 (9.46%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 481 (9.23%) Computer Science
2 421 (8.07%) User Experience
3 409 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
4 377 (7.23%) Mobile App
5 243 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
6 240 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
7 204 (3.91%) Fintech
8 106 (2.03%) iPad
9 92 (1.76%) Algorithms
10 80 (1.53%) Social Media
11 76 (1.46%) Management Information System
12 74 (1.42%) Data Structures
13 59 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
14 56 (1.07%) Virtual Team
15 52 (1.00%) Client/Server
16 46 (0.88%) W3C
17 43 (0.82%) Hedge funds
18 41 (0.79%) N-Tier
18 41 (0.79%) Public Cloud
19 40 (0.77%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 862 (16.53%) Linux
2 372 (7.13%) Windows
3 315 (6.04%) Apple iOS
4 304 (5.83%) Android
5 276 (5.29%) Unix
6 58 (1.11%) Windows Server
7 52 (1.00%) Solaris
8 33 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (0.42%) CentOS
10 20 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (0.38%) Ubuntu
11 13 (0.25%) HPUX
11 13 (0.25%) Windows Phone
12 10 (0.19%) AIX
13 9 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
15 6 (0.12%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.096%) Windows Server 2008
17 4 (0.077%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2988 (57.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1563 (29.98%) TDD
3 1490 (28.58%) MVC
4 1170 (22.44%) Scrum
5 1041 (19.97%) Software Engineering
6 904 (17.34%) OO
7 871 (16.71%) Continuous Integration
8 808 (15.50%) BDD
9 792 (15.19%) Microservices
10 697 (13.37%) Web Development
11 678 (13.00%) SOA
12 633 (12.14%) Unit Testing
13 585 (11.22%) DevOps
14 496 (9.51%) Open Source
15 485 (9.30%) E-Commerce
16 419 (8.04%) OOP
17 389 (7.46%) SDLC
18 388 (7.44%) Mentoring
19 347 (6.66%) Front End Development
20 341 (6.54%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2549 (48.89%) JavaScript
2 2472 (47.41%) Java
3 1526 (29.27%) SQL
4 1495 (28.67%) C#
5 630 (12.08%) Python
6 530 (10.16%) PHP
7 302 (5.79%) Scala
8 248 (4.76%) Ruby
9 235 (4.51%) T-SQL
10 184 (3.53%) C++
11 150 (2.88%) C
12 135 (2.59%) Groovy
13 132 (2.53%) TypeScript
14 125 (2.40%) ES6
14 125 (2.40%) Objective-C
15 120 (2.30%) Go
15 120 (2.30%) PowerShell
16 110 (2.11%) Bash Shell
17 95 (1.82%) Shell Script
18 93 (1.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 733 (14.06%) Degree
2 99 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 64 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 53 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 53 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 46 (0.88%) ISEB
6 20 (0.38%) PhD
7 18 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (0.33%) DV Cleared
9 16 (0.31%) CCNP
10 10 (0.19%) Postgraduate
10 10 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (0.15%) DBS Check
11 8 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.13%) RHCA
13 5 (0.096%) CCIE
13 5 (0.096%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 4 (0.077%) CISSP
14 4 (0.077%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.077%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 330 (6.33%) QA
2 29 (0.56%) SLA
3 23 (0.44%) SDET
4 22 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 19 (0.36%) WCAG
6 13 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (0.19%) HL7
9 10 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 8 (0.15%) GCP
11 6 (0.12%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.096%) MiFID
13 4 (0.077%) Disclosure Scotland
13 4 (0.077%) Section 508
14 3 (0.058%) WAI
15 2 (0.038%) EMIR
15 2 (0.038%) FATCA
15 2 (0.038%) GAAP
15 2 (0.038%) SEPA
System Software
1 349 (6.69%) Docker
2 33 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 32 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 27 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
6 21 (0.40%) HDFS
7 16 (0.31%) KVM
8 14 (0.27%) Firmware
8 14 (0.27%) Varnish
9 13 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
10 11 (0.21%) vSphere
11 8 (0.15%) etcd
11 8 (0.15%) flannel
12 7 (0.13%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.077%) Xen
14 2 (0.038%) Hyper-V
14 2 (0.038%) iptables
15 1 (0.019%) Apache Flume
15 1 (0.019%) NFS
15 1 (0.019%) Squid
Systems Management
1 169 (3.24%) Puppet
2 125 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
3 106 (2.03%) Ansible
4 72 (1.38%) Kubernetes
5 40 (0.77%) Kibana
6 19 (0.36%) Terraform
7 18 (0.35%) Nagios
8 17 (0.33%) MOM
9 16 (0.31%) logstash
9 16 (0.31%) Piwik
10 14 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
10 14 (0.27%) rkt
11 10 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
11 10 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 9 (0.17%) CloudHub
13 8 (0.15%) HP SiteScope
14 7 (0.13%) OpenNebula
14 7 (0.13%) Salt
15 6 (0.12%) Packer
15 6 (0.12%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 628 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 512 (9.82%) Oracle
3 195 (3.74%) SAP
4 179 (3.43%) Google
5 146 (2.80%) IBM
6 107 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
7 98 (1.88%) Adobe
8 93 (1.78%) Apple
9 72 (1.38%) Zend
10 64 (1.23%) Atlassian
11 62 (1.19%) Xamarin
12 54 (1.04%) hybris
13 51 (0.98%) Twitter
14 50 (0.96%) VMware
15 44 (0.84%) MuleSoft
16 42 (0.81%) Splunk
17 41 (0.79%) TIBCO
18 39 (0.75%) ServiceNow
19 37 (0.71%) Apigee
19 37 (0.71%) HP
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Icore Tech
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Flexi start/finish
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Intec Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + pension, career progresion
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
blu digital
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £57000 - £77000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago