Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 65 63
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 +46
Permanent jobs citing REST 109 91 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.02% 4.05% 4.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.41% 9.23% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 73 56 23
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,000 £27,200
90th Percentile £63,000 £64,375 £66,550
Scotland median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +13.89% -5.26% +26.67%

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 955 986 1,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 43.95% 43.90% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 690 619 542
Glasgow median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,150 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 69 (63.30%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (44.95%) Web Services
3 47 (43.12%) Git (software)
4 44 (40.37%) TDD
5 43 (39.45%) MVC
5 43 (39.45%) SOAP
5 43 (39.45%) Java
5 43 (39.45%) AngularJS
6 42 (38.53%) HTML
6 42 (38.53%) CSS
7 40 (36.70%) SQL
8 36 (33.03%) JavaScript
9 33 (30.28%) .NET
10 30 (27.52%) SQL Server
10 30 (27.52%) C#
10 30 (27.52%) Microservices
11 29 (26.61%) Spring
12 28 (25.69%) React
13 27 (24.77%) ASP.NET
14 26 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (22.94%) Oracle
16 24 (22.02%) Maven
16 24 (22.02%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (21.10%) TypeScript
17 23 (21.10%) Python
18 22 (20.18%) Software Engineering
19 21 (19.27%) Eclipse
19 21 (19.27%) Struts
20 20 (18.35%) SDLC
21 19 (17.43%) HTML5

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 12 (11.01%) JBoss
2 7 (6.42%) Apache Spark
3 6 (5.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.83%) Apache
4 2 (1.83%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.83%) WordPress
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.92%) CMS
5 1 (0.92%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.01%) SaaS
2 9 (8.26%) npm
3 8 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (6.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.83%) Apigee
5 2 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.83%) Firebase
5 2 (1.83%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.83%) PaaS
6 1 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.92%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) SSL
2 4 (3.67%) Internet
3 3 (2.75%) HTTP
4 2 (1.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.83%) Intranet
4 2 (1.83%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.83%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.83%) SAN
4 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.01%) MongoDB
3 11 (10.09%) DB2
4 7 (6.42%) Big Data
4 7 (6.42%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.42%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.67%) Blockchain
6 3 (2.75%) MySQL
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.83%) SQLite
8 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.92%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.92%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.92%) MSDE
8 1 (0.92%) Power BI
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 47 (43.12%) Git (software)
2 24 (22.02%) Maven
3 21 (19.27%) Eclipse
4 16 (14.68%) Subversion
5 15 (13.76%) Bitbucket
5 15 (13.76%) JUnit
5 15 (13.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (11.93%) Mockito
7 12 (11.01%) Gradle
8 11 (10.09%) JIRA
9 9 (8.26%) Jenkins
10 5 (4.59%) webpack
11 4 (3.67%) Hudson
12 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
12 3 (2.75%) Grunt
12 3 (2.75%) IntelliJ
12 3 (2.75%) Jasmine
13 2 (1.83%) NUnit
13 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
13 2 (1.83%) Xcode
General
1 14 (12.84%) Finance
2 10 (9.17%) Banking
3 8 (7.34%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.67%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.75%) Retail
6 2 (1.83%) Law
6 2 (1.83%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.83%) Publishing
7 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (62.39%) Developer
2 22 (20.18%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.51%) C# Developer
4 16 (14.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (13.76%) Java Developer
6 13 (11.93%) Software Engineer
7 11 (10.09%) Architect
8 10 (9.17%) Python Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Python Software Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Web Developer
9 9 (8.26%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (7.34%) Senior Architect
10 8 (7.34%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 7 (6.42%) Software Developer
12 6 (5.50%) Consultant
13 5 (4.59%) Full Stack Developer
13 5 (4.59%) Java Consultant
13 5 (4.59%) Senior Developer
14 4 (3.67%) Digital Architect
14 4 (3.67%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (44.95%) Web Services
2 43 (39.45%) AngularJS
2 43 (39.45%) SOAP
3 42 (38.53%) CSS
3 42 (38.53%) HTML
4 33 (30.28%) .NET
5 29 (26.61%) Spring
6 28 (25.69%) React
7 27 (24.77%) ASP.NET
8 24 (22.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (19.27%) Struts
10 19 (17.43%) HTML5
11 18 (16.51%) J2EE
12 17 (15.60%) Hibernate
12 17 (15.60%) XML
13 15 (13.76%) CSS3
14 14 (12.84%) Sass
15 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (11.01%) .NET Core
16 12 (11.01%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) User Experience
2 9 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.34%) Mainframe
4 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.83%) Clustering
7 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.92%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.67%) Linux
1 4 (3.67%) Unix
2 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.83%) Android
4 1 (0.92%) DC/OS
4 1 (0.92%) Windows
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (63.30%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (40.37%) TDD
3 43 (39.45%) MVC
4 30 (27.52%) Microservices
5 26 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (20.18%) Software Engineering
7 20 (18.35%) SDLC
8 18 (16.51%) Collaborative Working
9 15 (13.76%) Web Development
10 14 (12.84%) Open Source
10 14 (12.84%) Scrum
10 14 (12.84%) Unit Testing
11 13 (11.93%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (11.93%) SOA
12 12 (11.01%) Web Design
13 11 (10.09%) CRM
14 10 (9.17%) OO
15 9 (8.26%) TOGAF
16 8 (7.34%) OOA/OOD
16 8 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (39.45%) Java
2 40 (36.70%) SQL
3 36 (33.03%) JavaScript
4 30 (27.52%) C#
5 23 (21.10%) Python
5 23 (21.10%) TypeScript
6 14 (12.84%) PL/SQL
6 14 (12.84%) T-SQL
7 9 (8.26%) ES6
8 4 (3.67%) Perl
9 3 (2.75%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.75%) Java 8
9 3 (2.75%) PHP
10 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.83%) C++
10 2 (1.83%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.83%) Ruby
11 1 (0.92%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.92%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Degree
2 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
2 4 (3.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (13.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.42%) Puppet
2 2 (1.83%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.92%) Ansible
3 1 (0.92%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.92%) Marathon
3 1 (0.92%) Mesos
Vendors
1 25 (22.94%) Oracle
2 12 (11.01%) Cognizant
3 11 (10.09%) Google
3 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.34%) Chordiant
5 4 (3.67%) IBM
5 4 (3.67%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.75%) Apple
6 3 (2.75%) Sybase
7 2 (1.83%) F5
7 2 (1.83%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.83%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.92%) Perforce
8 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.92%) Zend