Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 71 54
Rank change year-on-year +25 -17 +65
Permanent jobs citing REST 157 64 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.36% 3.21% 5.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.22% 7.44% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 118 37 51
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,550 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £67,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 1,188 860 1,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 48.10% 43.11% 42.95%
Number of salaries quoted 893 531 589
Glasgow median annual salary £48,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.23% +10.00% -5.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,000 £59,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Glasgow

REST
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for REST in Glasgow

REST
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Glasgow over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for REST.

1 103 (65.61%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (52.23%) MVC
3 77 (49.04%) SQL
4 64 (40.76%) Java
5 62 (39.49%) .NET
5 62 (39.49%) ASP.NET
6 58 (36.94%) Web Services
7 56 (35.67%) AngularJS
8 52 (33.12%) Git (software)
8 52 (33.12%) Microservices
9 51 (32.48%) C#
10 50 (31.85%) TDD
10 50 (31.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 48 (30.57%) Spring
11 48 (30.57%) SQL Server
11 48 (30.57%) CSS
12 47 (29.94%) Oracle
13 46 (29.30%) HTML
13 46 (29.30%) React
14 45 (28.66%) MongoDB
15 42 (26.75%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (26.75%) T-SQL
15 42 (26.75%) SOAP
15 42 (26.75%) Collaborative Working
16 40 (25.48%) PL/SQL
17 39 (24.84%) JavaScript
18 37 (23.57%) .NET Core
19 36 (22.93%) HTML5
20 33 (21.02%) Amazon AWS
21 32 (20.38%) JSON

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 7 (4.46%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.91%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.64%) Apache
4 1 (0.64%) Apache Qpid
4 1 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.64%) JBoss
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (21.02%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (19.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (18.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 22 (14.01%) npm
5 8 (5.10%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.91%) GitHub
7 3 (1.91%) SaaS
8 2 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.64%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.10%) HTTP
2 3 (1.91%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (30.57%) SQL Server
2 45 (28.66%) MongoDB
3 30 (19.11%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.01%) Big Data
4 11 (7.01%) Hadoop
5 9 (5.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (5.10%) Cosmos DB
6 8 (5.10%) CouchDB
7 6 (3.82%) MySQL
8 5 (3.18%) Blockchain
8 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.91%) DB2
10 3 (1.91%) GIS
10 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.64%) Ingres
11 1 (0.64%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 52 (33.12%) Git (software)
2 27 (17.20%) Maven
2 27 (17.20%) Subversion
3 22 (14.01%) Eclipse
4 21 (13.38%) JIRA
5 20 (12.74%) Gradle
5 20 (12.74%) JUnit
6 19 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (10.19%) Bitbucket
7 16 (10.19%) Mockito
8 10 (6.37%) Jenkins
9 8 (5.10%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.82%) Selenium
11 5 (3.18%) Ant
11 5 (3.18%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.55%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (1.91%) PHPUnit
14 2 (1.27%) Rational Team Concert
14 2 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 22 (14.01%) Finance
2 10 (6.37%) Banking
3 4 (2.55%) Advertising
4 3 (1.91%) Automotive
4 3 (1.91%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.27%) Publishing
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (70.70%) Developer
2 39 (24.84%) .NET Developer
3 31 (19.75%) C# Developer
4 29 (18.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (12.10%) JavaScript Developer
5 19 (12.10%) Web Developer
6 18 (11.46%) Architect
6 18 (11.46%) Java Developer
7 17 (10.83%) Software Developer
8 16 (10.19%) Senior Developer
8 16 (10.19%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (8.28%) Software Engineer
10 9 (5.73%) Consultant
10 9 (5.73%) Java Consultant
10 9 (5.73%) Python Engineer
10 9 (5.73%) Python Software Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (3.82%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (3.82%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.82%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (39.49%) .NET
1 62 (39.49%) ASP.NET
2 58 (36.94%) Web Services
3 56 (35.67%) AngularJS
4 50 (31.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 48 (30.57%) CSS
5 48 (30.57%) Spring
6 46 (29.30%) HTML
6 46 (29.30%) React
7 42 (26.75%) SOAP
8 37 (23.57%) .NET Core
9 36 (22.93%) HTML5
10 32 (20.38%) JSON
11 30 (19.11%) Node.js
12 25 (15.92%) Spring MVC
13 24 (15.29%) Sass
14 23 (14.65%) CSS3
14 23 (14.65%) jQuery
14 23 (14.65%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 22 (14.01%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.64%) User Experience
2 6 (3.82%) Algorithms
2 6 (3.82%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.18%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.55%) IVR
5 3 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.91%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.27%) Fintech
7 1 (0.64%) AS400
7 1 (0.64%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.37%) Linux
2 6 (3.82%) Unix
3 2 (1.27%) Windows
4 1 (0.64%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (65.61%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (52.23%) MVC
3 52 (33.12%) Microservices
4 50 (31.85%) TDD
5 42 (26.75%) Collaborative Working
5 42 (26.75%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (18.47%) SDLC
7 26 (16.56%) Web Development
8 21 (13.38%) Scrum
9 18 (11.46%) Web Design
10 17 (10.83%) Open Source
10 17 (10.83%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (10.83%) SOA
11 16 (10.19%) Software Engineering
12 15 (9.55%) TOGAF
13 14 (8.92%) Analytics
13 14 (8.92%) BDD
13 14 (8.92%) Customer Requirements
14 12 (7.64%) Concurrent Programming
15 11 (7.01%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 77 (49.04%) SQL
2 64 (40.76%) Java
3 51 (32.48%) C#
4 42 (26.75%) T-SQL
5 40 (25.48%) PL/SQL
6 39 (24.84%) JavaScript
7 26 (16.56%) TypeScript
8 25 (15.92%) Python
9 22 (14.01%) ES6
10 5 (3.18%) Java 8
10 5 (3.18%) PHP
11 4 (2.55%) Ruby
12 3 (1.91%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.27%) Scala
14 1 (0.64%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.64%) Groovy
14 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (14.01%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (7.64%) Degree
4 7 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (19.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (14.65%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (14.65%) Puppet
2 2 (1.27%) Rancher
3 1 (0.64%) Control-M
3 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.64%) Marathon
3 1 (0.64%) Mesos
3 1 (0.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (29.94%) Oracle
2 29 (18.47%) Google
3 17 (10.83%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.55%) Sybase
4 4 (2.55%) Zend
5 3 (1.91%) Cognizant
5 3 (1.91%) IBM
5 3 (1.91%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.64%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com