Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 72 58
Rank change year-on-year +11 -14 +66
Permanent jobs citing REST 123 78 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.31% 3.41% 5.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.28% 7.58% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 90 45 40
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £33,000 £28,550 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,750 £60,000 £64,750
Scotland median annual salary £48,750 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.55% +4.71% +4.29%

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 1,090 1,029 1,156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 47.06% 44.97% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 799 619 561
Glasgow median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -3.49% +7.50%

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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 83 (67.48%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (51.22%) MVC
3 57 (46.34%) SQL
4 51 (41.46%) .NET
5 50 (40.65%) ASP.NET
6 49 (39.84%) Web Services
7 48 (39.02%) AngularJS
8 47 (38.21%) Java
9 45 (36.59%) Oracle
9 45 (36.59%) Microservices
10 44 (35.77%) TDD
11 43 (34.96%) CSS
11 43 (34.96%) Git (software)
12 42 (34.15%) HTML
13 41 (33.33%) SQL Server
13 41 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 37 (30.08%) C#
14 37 (30.08%) React
15 36 (29.27%) SOAP
15 36 (29.27%) PL/SQL
15 36 (29.27%) Spring
15 36 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (28.46%) Collaborative Working
17 34 (27.64%) MongoDB
18 33 (26.83%) T-SQL
19 32 (26.02%) JavaScript
20 30 (24.39%) .NET Core
21 25 (20.33%) HTML5
21 25 (20.33%) Docker
22 24 (19.51%) TypeScript

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 9 (7.32%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (4.07%) JBoss
4 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.63%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.81%) Apache
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.81%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.26%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (16.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (15.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 17 (13.82%) npm
4 7 (5.69%) SaaS
5 4 (3.25%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.63%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.81%) GitHub
7 1 (0.81%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) HTTP
2 3 (2.44%) Internet
3 2 (1.63%) Intranet
3 2 (1.63%) SMS
3 2 (1.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 34 (27.64%) MongoDB
3 22 (17.89%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.50%) Big Data
4 8 (6.50%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.69%) DB2
6 6 (4.88%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.07%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.25%) Cosmos DB
8 4 (3.25%) CouchDB
8 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (2.44%) GIS
9 3 (2.44%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.81%) Ingres
10 1 (0.81%) MySQL
10 1 (0.81%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 43 (34.96%) Git (software)
2 24 (19.51%) Maven
3 23 (18.70%) Eclipse
4 21 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (15.45%) Subversion
6 18 (14.63%) JIRA
7 16 (13.01%) JUnit
7 16 (13.01%) Mockito
8 15 (12.20%) Bitbucket
8 15 (12.20%) Gradle
9 7 (5.69%) Jenkins
10 5 (4.07%) Cucumber
11 4 (3.25%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (3.25%) webpack
12 3 (2.44%) Grunt
12 3 (2.44%) Jasmine
12 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
13 2 (1.63%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.63%) Rational Team Concert
13 2 (1.63%) Selenium
General
1 12 (9.76%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Banking
3 4 (3.25%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Law
4 2 (1.63%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.63%) Publishing
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (60.98%) Developer
2 30 (24.39%) .NET Developer
3 26 (21.14%) C# Developer
4 24 (19.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (16.26%) Architect
6 18 (14.63%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (13.82%) Web Developer
8 15 (12.20%) Software Engineer
9 12 (9.76%) Java Developer
10 10 (8.13%) Python Engineer
10 10 (8.13%) Python Software Engineer
11 8 (6.50%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (5.69%) Software Developer
13 6 (4.88%) Consultant
13 6 (4.88%) Senior Architect
13 6 (4.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
14 5 (4.07%) Java Consultant
14 5 (4.07%) Senior Developer
15 4 (3.25%) Senior Manager
15 4 (3.25%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (41.46%) .NET
2 50 (40.65%) ASP.NET
3 49 (39.84%) Web Services
4 48 (39.02%) AngularJS
5 43 (34.96%) CSS
6 42 (34.15%) HTML
7 41 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (30.08%) React
9 36 (29.27%) SOAP
9 36 (29.27%) Spring
10 30 (24.39%) .NET Core
11 25 (20.33%) HTML5
12 20 (16.26%) Sass
12 20 (16.26%) Struts
13 19 (15.45%) Node.js
14 18 (14.63%) CSS3
14 18 (14.63%) Vue.js
15 17 (13.82%) Spring MVC
16 16 (13.01%) Hibernate
16 16 (13.01%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) User Experience
2 6 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.25%) IVR
3 4 (3.25%) Mainframe
3 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.63%) Clustering
5 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.63%) Fintech
6 1 (0.81%) AS400
6 1 (0.81%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Linux
2 5 (4.07%) Unix
3 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.81%) DC/OS
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (67.48%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (51.22%) MVC
3 45 (36.59%) Microservices
4 44 (35.77%) TDD
5 36 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (28.46%) Collaborative Working
7 23 (18.70%) SDLC
8 21 (17.07%) Software Engineering
9 19 (15.45%) Open Source
9 19 (15.45%) Web Development
10 18 (14.63%) SOA
10 18 (14.63%) TOGAF
11 16 (13.01%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (12.20%) Web Design
13 14 (11.38%) Customer Requirements
13 14 (11.38%) Scrum
14 10 (8.13%) Analytics
15 9 (7.32%) CRM
15 9 (7.32%) OOA/OOD
16 8 (6.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 57 (46.34%) SQL
2 47 (38.21%) Java
3 37 (30.08%) C#
4 36 (29.27%) PL/SQL
5 33 (26.83%) T-SQL
6 32 (26.02%) JavaScript
7 24 (19.51%) TypeScript
8 18 (14.63%) Python
9 17 (13.82%) ES6
10 6 (4.88%) Java 8
11 2 (1.63%) PHP
12 1 (0.81%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.81%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.81%) Groovy
12 1 (0.81%) Ruby
12 1 (0.81%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (13.01%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (8.94%) Degree
4 3 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) QA
2 4 (3.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 25 (20.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (13.01%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (13.01%) Puppet
2 2 (1.63%) Rancher
3 1 (0.81%) Ansible
3 1 (0.81%) Control-M
3 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.81%) Marathon
3 1 (0.81%) Mesos
Vendors
1 45 (36.59%) Oracle
2 21 (17.07%) Google
3 20 (16.26%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.88%) Cognizant
4 6 (4.88%) IBM
5 5 (4.07%) Sybase
6 4 (3.25%) Chordiant
6 4 (3.25%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.63%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.63%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.81%) Apple
8 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.81%) Zend