Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 55 67 58
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9 +9
Permanent jobs citing REST 54 10 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.70% 1.49% 4.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.75% 3.00% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 40 6 51
10th Percentile £38,625 £44,375 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,813 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £62,500 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% +34.41% -7.00%
75th Percentile £86,250 £72,500 £68,375
90th Percentile £95,000 " £79,750
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £51,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.07% +20.59% -18.07%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 617 333 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 42.29% 49.63% 47.82%
Number of salaries quoted 432 224 580
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,344 £35,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% -5.01%
75th Percentile £69,063 £61,688 £55,500
90th Percentile £80,675 £72,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.42% +5.56% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Glasgow

REST
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for REST in Glasgow

REST
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for REST in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for REST.

1 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) Mentoring
3 18 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (29.63%) Java
4 16 (29.63%) SC Cleared
4 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
5 15 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 15 (27.78%) SOAP
5 15 (27.78%) Microservices
5 15 (27.78%) iPaaS
6 14 (25.93%) Web Services
7 13 (24.07%) Azure
8 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 12 (22.22%) Social Skills
9 11 (20.37%) ServiceNow
9 11 (20.37%) C#
10 10 (18.52%) JSON
10 10 (18.52%) MuleSoft
11 9 (16.67%) DevOps
11 9 (16.67%) SQL
11 9 (16.67%) XML
11 9 (16.67%) Finance
12 8 (14.81%) TDD
12 8 (14.81%) CSS
12 8 (14.81%) HTML
12 8 (14.81%) .NET
12 8 (14.81%) Dell
12 8 (14.81%) Boomi
12 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
12 8 (14.81%) .NET Core

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (3.70%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.85%) Confluence
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.78%) iPaaS
2 13 (24.07%) Azure
3 8 (14.81%) Boomi
4 5 (9.26%) AtomSphere
4 5 (9.26%) Power Platform
5 3 (5.56%) AWS
6 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.85%) Firebase
6 1 (1.85%) Force.com
6 1 (1.85%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Power BI
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Selenium
2 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.26%) Cypress.io
4 4 (7.41%) Appium
4 4 (7.41%) JIRA
5 3 (5.56%) Subversion
6 1 (1.85%) Postman
6 1 (1.85%) REST Assured
6 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (22.22%) Social Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Finance
3 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 5 (9.26%) Influencing Skills
5 4 (7.41%) Documentation Skills
6 3 (5.56%) Wearables
7 2 (3.70%) Banking
8 1 (1.85%) Law
8 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Developer
2 15 (27.78%) Architect
3 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.26%) MuleSoft Architect
4 5 (9.26%) MuleSoft Developer
5 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Integration Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Technologist
5 4 (7.41%) Test Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Integration Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.70%) Java Programmer
7 2 (3.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) SOAP
2 14 (25.93%) Web Services
3 10 (18.52%) JSON
4 9 (16.67%) XML
5 8 (14.81%) .NET
5 8 (14.81%) .NET Core
5 8 (14.81%) AngularJS
5 8 (14.81%) CSS
5 8 (14.81%) HTML
6 7 (12.96%) Spring
7 5 (9.26%) Middleware
7 5 (9.26%) SAML
7 5 (9.26%) Struts
8 4 (7.41%) JDBC
8 4 (7.41%) ODBC
8 4 (7.41%) OpenID
9 3 (5.56%) Angular 2
9 3 (5.56%) Chai
9 3 (5.56%) WebdriverIO
10 2 (3.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.41%) Learning Management System
2 4 (7.41%) SCORM
3 3 (5.56%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.70%) DataPower
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Android
2 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.70%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) Mentoring
3 15 (27.78%) Microservices
3 15 (27.78%) Test Automation
4 9 (16.67%) DevOps
5 8 (14.81%) TDD
6 6 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
8 4 (7.41%) API Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Content Development
8 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.41%) Data Extraction
8 4 (7.41%) Data Management
8 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
8 4 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (7.41%) OO
8 4 (7.41%) Release Management
9 3 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) Java
2 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.37%) C#
4 9 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.70%) Java 8
8 1 (1.85%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.85%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.85%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) SC Cleared
1 16 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) Degree
3 4 (7.41%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) GDPR
2 4 (7.41%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) ServiceNow
2 10 (18.52%) MuleSoft
3 8 (14.81%) Dell
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.70%) Pega
7 1 (1.85%) Google
7 1 (1.85%) Okta
7 1 (1.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com