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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 54 86
Rank change year-on-year -18 +32 +20
Permanent jobs citing REST 77 118 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.69% 5.24% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.12% 11.82% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42 69 18
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £28,325
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £52,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +1.04% +20.00%

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 948 998 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 45.45% 44.28% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 683 639 502
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,915 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +8.04% +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 December 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (53.25%) Web Services
3 39 (50.65%) Git (software)
4 38 (49.35%) SOAP
5 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
6 34 (44.16%) SQL
6 34 (44.16%) CSS
7 32 (41.56%) HTML
8 30 (38.96%) Java
9 26 (33.77%) MVC
9 26 (33.77%) AngularJS
10 25 (32.47%) TDD
11 22 (28.57%) C#
12 21 (27.27%) .NET
13 18 (23.38%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (23.38%) React
14 17 (22.08%) Microservices
14 17 (22.08%) Spring
15 16 (20.78%) TypeScript
16 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
17 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET
17 14 (18.18%) XML
17 14 (18.18%) Maven
17 14 (18.18%) Finance
17 14 (18.18%) Scrum
18 13 (16.88%) Software Engineering
18 13 (16.88%) Subversion
18 13 (16.88%) Web Development
18 13 (16.88%) HTML5
19 12 (15.58%) Java EE

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 11 (14.29%) JBoss
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.90%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.60%) Apache
4 2 (2.60%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.60%) WordPress
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.30%) CMS
5 1 (1.30%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Magento
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) SaaS
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.90%) npm
4 2 (2.60%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.60%) Apigee
4 2 (2.60%) Firebase
4 2 (2.60%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.60%) PaaS
5 1 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) SSL
2 5 (6.49%) HTTP
3 3 (3.90%) Internet
4 2 (2.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (2.60%) Kerberos
4 2 (2.60%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.60%) SAN
4 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) DB2
3 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.19%) Blockchain
5 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.90%) MySQL
5 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.60%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (2.60%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.60%) SQLite
7 1 (1.30%) Big Data
7 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.30%) MSDE
7 1 (1.30%) Power BI
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (50.65%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.18%) Maven
3 13 (16.88%) Subversion
4 9 (11.69%) Bitbucket
4 9 (11.69%) Eclipse
5 8 (10.39%) JUnit
5 8 (10.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (7.79%) Gradle
6 6 (7.79%) Hudson
6 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.79%) Mockito
7 3 (3.90%) IntelliJ
7 3 (3.90%) JIRA
8 2 (2.60%) CocoaPods
8 2 (2.60%) NUnit
8 2 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (2.60%) webpack
8 2 (2.60%) Xcode
9 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (18.18%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 6 (7.79%) Retail Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.90%) Retail
6 2 (2.60%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.30%) Law
7 1 (1.30%) Marketing
7 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (67.53%) Developer
2 13 (16.88%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.69%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Software Developer
6 7 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Architect
7 6 (7.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Architect
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 6 (7.79%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Digital Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Digital Transformation Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Digital Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.90%) React Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (53.25%) Web Services
2 38 (49.35%) SOAP
3 34 (44.16%) CSS
4 32 (41.56%) HTML
5 26 (33.77%) AngularJS
6 21 (27.27%) .NET
7 18 (23.38%) React
8 17 (22.08%) Spring
9 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET
9 14 (18.18%) XML
10 13 (16.88%) HTML5
11 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (15.58%) Java EE
11 12 (15.58%) Struts
12 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (12.99%) CSS3
12 10 (12.99%) Sass
12 10 (12.99%) Spring MVC
12 10 (12.99%) WCF
13 9 (11.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.79%) Mainframe
2 6 (7.79%) User Experience
3 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Clustering
5 1 (1.30%) CMDB
5 1 (1.30%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.30%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Linux
1 4 (5.19%) Unix
2 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.60%) Android
4 1 (1.30%) DC/OS
4 1 (1.30%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.77%) MVC
3 25 (32.47%) TDD
4 18 (23.38%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (22.08%) Microservices
6 14 (18.18%) Scrum
7 13 (16.88%) Software Engineering
7 13 (16.88%) Web Development
8 11 (14.29%) OO
8 11 (14.29%) SDLC
8 11 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.39%) Analytics
9 8 (10.39%) CRM
9 8 (10.39%) SOA
10 7 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 7 (9.09%) Open Source
10 7 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
2 34 (44.16%) SQL
3 30 (38.96%) Java
4 22 (28.57%) C#
5 16 (20.78%) TypeScript
6 11 (14.29%) Python
7 4 (5.19%) Perl
7 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.90%) Apple Swift
8 3 (3.90%) ES6
8 3 (3.90%) Java 8
8 3 (3.90%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.90%) PHP
8 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.60%) C++
9 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.60%) Ruby
10 1 (1.30%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) COBIT
3 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.30%) Marathon
2 1 (1.30%) Mesos
2 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Oracle
2 10 (12.99%) Cognizant
3 6 (7.79%) Chordiant
3 6 (7.79%) Google
4 5 (6.49%) IBM
5 4 (5.19%) Xamarin
6 3 (3.90%) Apple
6 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.60%) F5
7 2 (2.60%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.30%) Okta
8 1 (1.30%) Perforce
8 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.30%) Yahoo!
8 1 (1.30%) Zend