Period
to 20 June 2019

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 20 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 47 71
Rank change year-on-year -4 +24 -17
Permanent jobs citing REST 98 147 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.31% 6.11% 3.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% 12.74% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 69 115 44
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,500 £29,300
90th Percentile £70,400 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 849 1,154 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 45.99% 48.00% 43.11%
Number of salaries quoted 606 853 567
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £68,125 £70,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 20 June 2019.

Salary histogram for REST in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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 68 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (52.04%) Java
3 44 (44.90%) JSON
4 43 (43.88%) TDD
5 40 (40.82%) Finance
6 31 (31.63%) SOAP
6 31 (31.63%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (30.61%) SDLC
8 27 (27.55%) Microservices
9 26 (26.53%) Test Automation
10 25 (25.51%) Git (software)
10 25 (25.51%) OO
10 25 (25.51%) JavaScript
11 24 (24.49%) C#
12 23 (23.47%) SQL
12 23 (23.47%) Oracle
13 21 (21.43%) Web Services
14 20 (20.41%) .NET
15 19 (19.39%) .NET Framework
16 17 (17.35%) JUnit
16 17 (17.35%) SOA
16 17 (17.35%) Spring
16 17 (17.35%) Software Engineering
17 16 (16.33%) HTML
17 16 (16.33%) Analytics
18 15 (15.31%) Enterprise Software
18 15 (15.31%) SQL Server
18 15 (15.31%) CSS
19 14 (14.29%) XML
19 14 (14.29%) MVC

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 10 (10.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (5.10%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (4.08%) Confluence
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.02%) JBoss
5 1 (1.02%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.02%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.02%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (2.04%) GitHub
3 2 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.02%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.02%) Internet
2 1 (1.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.27%) HSQLDB
3 11 (11.22%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (11.22%) RDBMS
3 11 (11.22%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.16%) MySQL
5 7 (7.14%) MariaDB
6 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.04%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (2.04%) CouchDB
9 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.02%) DB2
10 1 (1.02%) Essbase
10 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.02%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 25 (25.51%) Git (software)
2 17 (17.35%) JUnit
3 13 (13.27%) Mockito
4 11 (11.22%) Jenkins
5 9 (9.18%) TeamCity
6 8 (8.16%) Maven
7 6 (6.12%) NUnit
8 5 (5.10%) Cucumber
8 5 (5.10%) JIRA
9 4 (4.08%) FitNesse
9 4 (4.08%) MSTest
9 4 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (3.06%) GitLab
10 3 (3.06%) jMock
10 3 (3.06%) Moq
11 2 (2.04%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.04%) Sourcetree
11 2 (2.04%) Subversion
12 1 (1.02%) Ant
12 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (40.82%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.10%) Banking
3 5 (5.10%) Legal
4 3 (3.06%) Retail
5 2 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 71 (72.45%) Developer
2 21 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 10 (10.20%) Lead Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.16%) BPM Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Android Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Architect
6 7 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.12%) iOS Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Technical Leader
8 5 (5.10%) MySQL Developer
8 5 (5.10%) MySQL Web Developer
8 5 (5.10%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.10%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 5 (5.10%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (5.10%) PHP MySQL Web Developer
8 5 (5.10%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (44.90%) JSON
2 31 (31.63%) SOAP
3 21 (21.43%) Web Services
4 20 (20.41%) .NET
5 19 (19.39%) .NET Framework
6 17 (17.35%) Spring
7 16 (16.33%) HTML
8 15 (15.31%) CSS
9 14 (14.29%) XML
10 13 (13.27%) Entity Framework
10 13 (13.27%) Hibernate
11 8 (8.16%) AngularJS
11 8 (8.16%) React
12 7 (7.14%) jQuery
12 7 (7.14%) NHibernate
13 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET
14 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (5.10%) Laravel
14 5 (5.10%) Symfony
15 3 (3.06%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (14.29%) User Experience
3 5 (5.10%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.08%) Wiki
5 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.04%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.02%) IVR
7 1 (1.02%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Android
2 12 (12.24%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.10%) Linux
4 4 (4.08%) Windows
5 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.88%) TDD
3 31 (31.63%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (30.61%) SDLC
5 27 (27.55%) Microservices
6 26 (26.53%) Test Automation
7 25 (25.51%) OO
8 17 (17.35%) SOA
8 17 (17.35%) Software Engineering
9 16 (16.33%) Analytics
10 14 (14.29%) MVC
10 14 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
11 13 (13.27%) Mentoring
12 12 (12.24%) Collaborative Working
12 12 (12.24%) Computer Science
13 11 (11.22%) Android Development
13 11 (11.22%) iOS Development
13 11 (11.22%) Refactoring
14 10 (10.20%) Waterfall
15 9 (9.18%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 51 (52.04%) Java
2 25 (25.51%) JavaScript
3 24 (24.49%) C#
4 23 (23.47%) SQL
5 8 (8.16%) Python
6 7 (7.14%) Apple Swift
7 5 (5.10%) PHP
8 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.06%) C++
9 3 (3.06%) Java 8
9 3 (3.06%) Kotlin
9 3 (3.06%) Ruby
10 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.02%) C
11 1 (1.02%) Perl
11 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.02%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.08%) Ansible
2 4 (4.08%) Puppet
2 4 (4.08%) Terraform
3 1 (1.02%) Istio
Vendors
1 23 (23.47%) Oracle
2 9 (9.18%) Apple
2 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.12%) Google
4 5 (5.10%) IBM
4 5 (5.10%) Zend
5 1 (1.02%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.02%) Pega
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.02%) Sybase
5 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.02%) Xamarin