Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 82 104
Rank change year-on-year +24 +22 -32
Permanent jobs citing REST 105 57 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.61% 2.65% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.63% 5.81% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 66 19 33
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,550 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +28.00% -6.25%

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 988 981 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 43.41% 45.56% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 614 530 627
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £31,413 £28,750 £28,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 72 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (54.29%) Java
3 52 (49.52%) JavaScript
4 51 (48.57%) JSON
5 42 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 38 (36.19%) AngularJS
7 34 (32.38%) TDD
8 33 (31.43%) Scrum
9 32 (30.48%) HTML
9 32 (30.48%) SQL
9 32 (30.48%) jQuery
10 29 (27.62%) SOAP
10 29 (27.62%) Finance
11 28 (26.67%) CSS
11 28 (26.67%) Spring
11 28 (26.67%) BDD
12 26 (24.76%) Web Services
13 24 (22.86%) HTML5
13 24 (22.86%) Jenkins
14 23 (21.90%) SQL Server
15 19 (18.10%) MVC
15 19 (18.10%) C#
16 18 (17.14%) .NET
16 18 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (16.19%) MongoDB
17 17 (16.19%) Ember.js
17 17 (16.19%) OO
18 16 (15.24%) XML
18 16 (15.24%) JIRA
18 16 (15.24%) Test Automation

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 (7.62%) Confluence
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (3.81%) Apache
3 4 (3.81%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) Firebase
2 7 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.90%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.90%) Office 365
6 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.95%) GitHub
6 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.19%) MongoDB
3 13 (12.38%) NoSQL
4 11 (10.48%) MySQL
5 10 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 10 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (6.67%) Big Data
6 7 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.71%) Blockchain
7 6 (5.71%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.81%) DB2
9 2 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.90%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.90%) DocumentDB
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.90%) Redis
10 1 (0.95%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 42 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 24 (22.86%) Jenkins
3 16 (15.24%) JIRA
4 12 (11.43%) Ant
4 12 (11.43%) Maven
5 11 (10.48%) Gradle
5 11 (10.48%) JUnit
6 10 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (9.52%) Subversion
7 9 (8.57%) Android Studio
8 8 (7.62%) Eclipse
9 5 (4.76%) IntelliJ
10 4 (3.81%) DbUnit
10 4 (3.81%) jMock
10 4 (3.81%) Mockito
10 4 (3.81%) SonarQube
11 3 (2.86%) Babel
11 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.90%) PHPUnit
General
1 29 (27.62%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Automotive
3 7 (6.67%) Banking
4 5 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.81%) Prime Brokerage
6 2 (1.90%) Games
6 2 (1.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 91 (86.67%) Developer
2 29 (27.62%) Java Developer
3 27 (25.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 22 (20.95%) Senior Developer
5 14 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 12 (11.43%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Android Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Lead Android Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Lead Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 7 (6.67%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Architect
10 4 (3.81%) PHP Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (2.86%) Java Engineer
11 3 (2.86%) Senior Software Developer
12 2 (1.90%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (48.57%) JSON
2 38 (36.19%) AngularJS
3 32 (30.48%) HTML
3 32 (30.48%) jQuery
4 29 (27.62%) SOAP
5 28 (26.67%) CSS
5 28 (26.67%) Spring
6 26 (24.76%) Web Services
7 24 (22.86%) HTML5
8 18 (17.14%) .NET
8 18 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (16.19%) Ember.js
10 16 (15.24%) XML
11 15 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 13 (12.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (12.38%) CSS3
12 13 (12.38%) Node.js
12 13 (12.38%) React
13 12 (11.43%) Entity Framework
13 12 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) User Experience
2 8 (7.62%) Over-the-Top Content
2 8 (7.62%) STB
3 7 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.81%) Equities
6 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.90%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.90%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.90%) IVR
7 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.57%) Android
2 8 (7.62%) Unix
3 5 (4.76%) Windows
4 4 (3.81%) Linux
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (32.38%) TDD
3 33 (31.43%) Scrum
4 28 (26.67%) BDD
5 19 (18.10%) MVC
6 17 (16.19%) OO
7 16 (15.24%) Test Automation
8 14 (13.33%) Concurrent Programming
8 14 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (12.38%) Analytics
10 11 (10.48%) Microservices
11 10 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (9.52%) DevOps
12 8 (7.62%) High Availability
12 8 (7.62%) Multithreading
12 8 (7.62%) Use Case
13 7 (6.67%) Web Development
14 6 (5.71%) Kanban
14 6 (5.71%) MapReduce
14 6 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (54.29%) Java
2 52 (49.52%) JavaScript
3 32 (30.48%) SQL
4 19 (18.10%) C#
5 10 (9.52%) VB.NET
6 8 (7.62%) Kotlin
6 8 (7.62%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.67%) Python
8 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.76%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.81%) PHP
9 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.86%) ES6
10 3 (2.86%) JSX
11 2 (1.90%) GraphQL
11 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.95%) Clojure
12 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (11.43%) Degree
2 8 (7.62%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.86%) vSphere
2 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Capistrano
1 2 (1.90%) FortiGate
1 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.90%) Puppet
1 2 (1.90%) SCCM
1 2 (1.90%) SCOM
1 2 (1.90%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 5 (4.76%) Oracle
1 5 (4.76%) Reuters
1 5 (4.76%) VMware
2 4 (3.81%) IBM
2 4 (3.81%) Sybase
2 4 (3.81%) Zend
3 2 (1.90%) Cisco
3 2 (1.90%) F5
3 2 (1.90%) Fortinet
3 2 (1.90%) Google
3 2 (1.90%) Juniper
3 2 (1.90%) NetApp
3 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.90%) SolarWinds
3 2 (1.90%) Trend Micro