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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 69 52 49
Rank change year-on-year -17 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing REST 57 57 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.25% 4.01% 4.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.39% 9.06% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 39
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,950 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,159 £38,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +82.35% -5.56% -10.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £48,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £86,125 £55,500 £60,500
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year +26.32% -0.52% -4.50%

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 679 629 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 38.67% 44.23% 48.23%
Number of salaries quoted 254 433 333
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +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 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for REST in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 (66.67%) Agile
2 36 (63.16%) SQL
3 34 (59.65%) Java
4 30 (52.63%) Spring
5 29 (50.88%) Relational Database
5 29 (50.88%) CI/CD
6 28 (49.12%) Software Engineering
7 27 (47.37%) AWS
8 24 (42.11%) TDD
9 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
9 22 (38.60%) Front End Development
10 21 (36.84%) SDLC
11 20 (35.09%) Azure
12 19 (33.33%) React
13 18 (31.58%) DevOps
13 18 (31.58%) Python
13 18 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (29.82%) QA
14 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (28.07%) Publishing
15 16 (28.07%) Docker
15 16 (28.07%) DataOps
16 15 (26.32%) Jenkins
16 15 (26.32%) Django
17 14 (24.56%) API Development
18 13 (22.81%) JIRA
19 12 (21.05%) SAML
19 12 (21.05%) Data Protection
19 12 (21.05%) API Integration
19 12 (21.05%) Web Application Development

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 5 (8.77%) Confluence
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 27 (47.37%) AWS
2 20 (35.09%) Azure
3 10 (17.54%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (14.04%) GCP
4 8 (14.04%) npm
4 8 (14.04%) SaaS
5 2 (3.51%) Force.com
5 2 (3.51%) GitHub
5 2 (3.51%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.75%) AWS Step Functions
6 1 (1.75%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (1.75%) GitHub Actions
6 1 (1.75%) Serverless
6 1 (1.75%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
1 1 (1.75%) Intranet
1 1 (1.75%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.88%) Relational Database
2 8 (14.04%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (12.28%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.51%) MySQL
5 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Ignite
6 1 (1.75%) Metadata
6 1 (1.75%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 13 (22.81%) JIRA
3 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
4 8 (14.04%) Grunt
4 8 (14.04%) Postman
4 8 (14.04%) webpack
5 6 (10.53%) Bitbucket
6 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.51%) Ant
7 2 (3.51%) JUnit
7 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio Code
8 1 (1.75%) Browser DevTools
8 1 (1.75%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.75%) JMeter
8 1 (1.75%) Maven
8 1 (1.75%) Mocha
8 1 (1.75%) Mockito
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (28.07%) Publishing
2 10 (17.54%) Advertising
3 6 (10.53%) Banking
4 5 (8.77%) Finance
4 5 (8.77%) Social Skills
5 4 (7.02%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 1 (1.75%) Electronics
7 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.75%) Marketing
7 1 (1.75%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.75%) Retail
7 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) Java Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Software Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Python Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Development Team Leader
5 5 (8.77%) Python Team Leader
5 5 (8.77%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.02%) Java Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Salesforce Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Backend Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Django Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Python/Django Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Salesforce Solution Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Software Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) Spring
2 19 (33.33%) React
3 15 (26.32%) Django
4 12 (21.05%) SAML
5 11 (19.30%) GraphQL
5 11 (19.30%) Hibernate
5 11 (19.30%) SOAP
6 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
6 10 (17.54%) JSON
6 10 (17.54%) OLE
6 10 (17.54%) Spring Boot
7 9 (15.79%) Redux
7 9 (15.79%) Web Services
8 8 (14.04%) Ext JS
9 6 (10.53%) HTML
10 5 (8.77%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (8.77%) Kafka
10 5 (8.77%) Spring MVC
11 4 (7.02%) CSS
11 4 (7.02%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (8.77%) Tandem
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (3.51%) Cloud Native
2 2 (3.51%) Legacy Systems
2 2 (3.51%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) DataPower
3 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Agile
2 29 (50.88%) CI/CD
3 28 (49.12%) Software Engineering
4 24 (42.11%) TDD
5 22 (38.60%) Front End Development
6 21 (36.84%) SDLC
7 18 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (31.58%) DevOps
8 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (28.07%) DataOps
10 14 (24.56%) API Development
11 12 (21.05%) API Integration
11 12 (21.05%) Data Protection
11 12 (21.05%) Web Application Development
12 11 (19.30%) Full Stack Development
12 11 (19.30%) OOP
12 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
13 9 (15.79%) Application Security
13 9 (15.79%) Clean Code
13 9 (15.79%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) SQL
2 34 (59.65%) Java
3 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
4 18 (31.58%) Python
5 5 (8.77%) Apex Code
6 4 (7.02%) SOQL
7 2 (3.51%) Go
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 2 (3.51%) SOSL
7 2 (3.51%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.75%) Bash
8 1 (1.75%) C
8 1 (1.75%) C++
8 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (29.82%) QA
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Grafana
2 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
1 8 (14.04%) Verint
2 7 (12.28%) Okta
3 6 (10.53%) Atlassian
3 6 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle
5 2 (3.51%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Pega
6 1 (1.75%) SAP