Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 83 108
Rank change year-on-year +36 +25 -42
Permanent jobs citing REST 129 38 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.88% 2.01% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.89% 4.92% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 77 20 27
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +4.58%
10th Percentile £33,000 £28,775 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £60,000 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +20.00% +5.96%

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 1,001 773 1,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 45.62% 40.90% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 660 456 612
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -

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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for REST.

1 93 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (54.26%) Java
3 62 (48.06%) JSON
4 51 (39.53%) SQL
5 49 (37.98%) JavaScript
6 48 (37.21%) Git (software)
7 45 (34.88%) AngularJS
7 45 (34.88%) TDD
8 43 (33.33%) Spring
9 42 (32.56%) Scrum
10 41 (31.78%) Web Services
11 38 (29.46%) jQuery
12 36 (27.91%) MVC
13 35 (27.13%) Finance
14 34 (26.36%) SOAP
15 32 (24.81%) BDD
16 31 (24.03%) HTML
17 29 (22.48%) CSS
18 25 (19.38%) HTML5
19 24 (18.60%) MongoDB
19 24 (18.60%) Jenkins
19 24 (18.60%) Concurrent Programming
20 23 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
20 23 (17.83%) C#
20 23 (17.83%) .NET
20 23 (17.83%) ASP.NET
21 22 (17.05%) SQL Server
21 22 (17.05%) NoSQL
21 22 (17.05%) Microservices
22 20 (15.50%) XML

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 8 (6.20%) Confluence
2 5 (3.88%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (3.10%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.18%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (6.20%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (6.20%) Firebase
5 4 (3.10%) npm
6 3 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.55%) Office 365
8 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.60%) MongoDB
2 22 (17.05%) NoSQL
2 22 (17.05%) SQL Server
3 14 (10.85%) MySQL
4 13 (10.08%) Big Data
5 12 (9.30%) Blockchain
5 12 (9.30%) Hadoop
6 8 (6.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (6.20%) Cosmos DB
6 8 (6.20%) CouchDB
6 8 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.33%) DB2
9 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.78%) Redis
10 1 (0.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 48 (37.21%) Git (software)
2 24 (18.60%) Jenkins
3 19 (14.73%) Gradle
4 18 (13.95%) JIRA
5 16 (12.40%) Subversion
6 15 (11.63%) JUnit
6 15 (11.63%) Maven
7 14 (10.85%) Eclipse
8 13 (10.08%) Ant
9 10 (7.75%) Mockito
10 9 (6.98%) Android Studio
11 8 (6.20%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (4.65%) Bitbucket
13 5 (3.88%) IntelliJ
13 5 (3.88%) SonarQube
14 4 (3.10%) DbUnit
14 4 (3.10%) jMock
15 3 (2.33%) PHPUnit
16 2 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
16 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (27.13%) Finance
2 15 (11.63%) Banking
3 8 (6.20%) Automotive
4 7 (5.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.33%) Prime Brokerage
6 2 (1.55%) Advertising
6 2 (1.55%) Games
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 114 (88.37%) Developer
2 37 (28.68%) Java Developer
3 35 (27.13%) Senior Developer
4 34 (26.36%) JavaScript Developer
5 21 (16.28%) .NET Developer
6 15 (11.63%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 14 (10.85%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (8.53%) Lead Developer
9 10 (7.75%) Software Developer
10 9 (6.98%) Android Developer
10 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (6.98%) Lead Android Developer
11 7 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (5.43%) C# Developer
12 6 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
12 6 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
13 5 (3.88%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (3.88%) Senior .NET Software Developer
14 4 (3.10%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (48.06%) JSON
2 45 (34.88%) AngularJS
3 43 (33.33%) Spring
4 41 (31.78%) Web Services
5 38 (29.46%) jQuery
6 34 (26.36%) SOAP
7 31 (24.03%) HTML
8 29 (22.48%) CSS
9 25 (19.38%) HTML5
10 23 (17.83%) .NET
10 23 (17.83%) ASP.NET
11 20 (15.50%) React
11 20 (15.50%) XML
12 18 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (13.18%) Entity Framework
14 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (12.40%) CSS3
14 16 (12.40%) J2EE
14 16 (12.40%) Spring MVC
15 15 (11.63%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.30%) Client/Server
2 9 (6.98%) User Experience
3 8 (6.20%) Over-the-Top Content
3 8 (6.20%) STB
4 7 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (4.65%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.33%) Equities
7 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.55%) IVR
7 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.98%) Android
2 5 (3.88%) Linux
2 5 (3.88%) Unix
3 3 (2.33%) Windows
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.88%) TDD
3 42 (32.56%) Scrum
4 36 (27.91%) MVC
5 32 (24.81%) BDD
6 24 (18.60%) Concurrent Programming
7 23 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (17.05%) Microservices
9 18 (13.95%) Analytics
10 14 (10.85%) High Availability
10 14 (10.85%) OO
11 13 (10.08%) Multithreading
11 13 (10.08%) Test Automation
12 12 (9.30%) MapReduce
12 12 (9.30%) Web Development
13 11 (8.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (8.53%) DevOps
14 9 (6.98%) SDLC
14 9 (6.98%) SOLID
15 8 (6.20%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 70 (54.26%) Java
2 51 (39.53%) SQL
3 49 (37.98%) JavaScript
4 23 (17.83%) C#
5 15 (11.63%) Python
6 10 (7.75%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.98%) Shell Script
8 8 (6.20%) Kotlin
8 8 (6.20%) PL/SQL
8 8 (6.20%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.65%) TypeScript
10 5 (3.88%) PHP
11 4 (3.10%) ES6
12 2 (1.55%) GraphQL
12 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.55%) Ruby
13 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (10.08%) Degree
2 10 (7.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Docker
2 3 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.33%) vSphere
3 2 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.88%) Puppet
2 2 (1.55%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.55%) SCCM
2 2 (1.55%) SCOM
2 2 (1.55%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 1 (0.78%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (8.53%) Google
2 8 (6.20%) Oracle
3 5 (3.88%) Reuters
3 5 (3.88%) VMware
3 5 (3.88%) Zend
4 4 (3.10%) IBM
5 3 (2.33%) Sybase
6 2 (1.55%) Cisco
6 2 (1.55%) F5
6 2 (1.55%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.55%) Juniper
6 2 (1.55%) NetApp
6 2 (1.55%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.55%) Trend Micro
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com