Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 140 156
Rank change year-on-year +43 +16 -23
Permanent jobs citing REST 83 75 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.46% 1.59% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.58% 4.31% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75 66 67
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £28,900 £30,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,261 1,742 1,886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.44% 36.83% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,069 1,558 1,685
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Leeds

REST
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST in Leeds.

Salary trend for REST in Leeds

REST
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for REST in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for REST.

1 56 (67.47%) JavaScript
2 44 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (43.37%) JSON
3 36 (43.37%) Web Services
4 35 (42.17%) SDLC
5 34 (40.96%) JIRA
6 32 (38.55%) .NET
6 32 (38.55%) Scrum
7 31 (37.35%) SQL Server
7 31 (37.35%) HTML
8 30 (36.14%) Java
8 30 (36.14%) XML
8 30 (36.14%) Git (software)
9 28 (33.73%) Windows
10 27 (32.53%) SOAP
11 26 (31.33%) C#
11 26 (31.33%) Mentoring
12 25 (30.12%) Node.js
12 25 (30.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (30.12%) MVC
13 24 (28.92%) Confluence
14 22 (26.51%) User Experience
14 22 (26.51%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (24.10%) CSS
15 20 (24.10%) TypeScript
16 19 (22.89%) jQuery
17 18 (21.69%) GitHub
17 18 (21.69%) ASP.NET
18 17 (20.48%) SQL
18 17 (20.48%) HTTP

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 24 (28.92%) Confluence
2 14 (16.87%) IIS
3 8 (9.64%) CMS
3 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.82%) Kentico
5 4 (4.82%) nginx
6 1 (1.20%) Apache
6 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.41%) Infor LN
2 2 (2.41%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.20%) Magento
3 1 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.69%) GitHub
2 13 (15.66%) Sage Pay
3 10 (12.05%) Slack
4 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (9.64%) Office 365
5 7 (8.43%) Force.com
6 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (3.61%) Apigee
7 1 (1.20%) IaaS
7 1 (1.20%) NuGet
7 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) HTTP
2 7 (8.43%) SMS
3 4 (4.82%) FTP
4 2 (2.41%) Internet
4 2 (2.41%) SMTP
4 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.20%) BGP
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.20%) MPLS
5 1 (1.20%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.35%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (15.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (14.46%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (7.23%) MySQL
6 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.41%) Data Lake
9 2 (2.41%) Power BI
10 1 (1.20%) Redis
10 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (40.96%) JIRA
2 30 (36.14%) Git (software)
3 15 (18.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (15.66%) Visual Studio
5 11 (13.25%) Jenkins
6 8 (9.64%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (9.64%) Xcode
7 4 (4.82%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.41%) JUnit
8 2 (2.41%) NUnit
8 2 (2.41%) Subversion
8 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.20%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.20%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.20%) Selenium
9 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (9.64%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Banking
2 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Back Office
4 2 (2.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (81.93%) Developer
2 14 (16.87%) .NET Developer
3 12 (14.46%) Applications Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Software Developer
6 8 (9.64%) iOS Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Senior iOS Developer
7 7 (8.43%) .NET Applications Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (7.23%) Junior
8 6 (7.23%) Junior Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Lead Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Technical Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.61%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (43.37%) JSON
1 36 (43.37%) Web Services
2 32 (38.55%) .NET
3 31 (37.35%) HTML
4 30 (36.14%) XML
5 27 (32.53%) SOAP
6 25 (30.12%) Node.js
6 25 (30.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 20 (24.10%) CSS
8 19 (22.89%) jQuery
9 18 (21.69%) ASP.NET
10 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (15.66%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (14.46%) AngularJS
12 12 (14.46%) HTML5
12 12 (14.46%) React
13 11 (13.25%) RESTful
14 10 (12.05%) Kendo UI
14 10 (12.05%) Spring
15 9 (10.84%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) User Experience
2 17 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (15.66%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.61%) NHS
5 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.41%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.20%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.20%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.73%) Windows
2 16 (19.28%) Apple iOS
3 13 (15.66%) Linux
4 8 (9.64%) Android
4 8 (9.64%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.61%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.41%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (42.17%) SDLC
3 32 (38.55%) Scrum
4 26 (31.33%) Mentoring
5 25 (30.12%) MVC
6 16 (19.28%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (15.66%) DevOps
8 11 (13.25%) Kanban
8 11 (13.25%) Open Source
8 11 (13.25%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.05%) Service Management
9 10 (12.05%) Software Delivery
9 10 (12.05%) TDD
10 8 (9.64%) iOS Development
11 7 (8.43%) Coaching
11 7 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.43%) ERP
11 7 (8.43%) Front End Development
11 7 (8.43%) Secure Coding
12 6 (7.23%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 56 (67.47%) JavaScript
2 30 (36.14%) Java
3 26 (31.33%) C#
4 20 (24.10%) TypeScript
5 17 (20.48%) SQL
6 8 (9.64%) Apex Code
6 8 (9.64%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.61%) Ruby
8 2 (2.41%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.41%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (2.41%) C++
8 2 (2.41%) Java 8
8 2 (2.41%) Python
8 2 (2.41%) XPath
9 1 (1.20%) PHP
9 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) GDPR
2 9 (10.84%) QA
3 3 (3.61%) SNOMED CT
4 2 (2.41%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Docker
2 8 (9.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) Kubernetes
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.20%) Ansible
3 1 (1.20%) cPanel
Vendors
1 22 (26.51%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (15.66%) Telerik
3 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.64%) AppDynamics
4 8 (9.64%) ServiceNow
4 8 (9.64%) Software AG
4 8 (9.64%) Splunk
4 8 (9.64%) webMethods
5 3 (3.61%) Perforce
5 3 (3.61%) Sage
5 3 (3.61%) SAP
6 2 (2.41%) Infor
6 2 (2.41%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.41%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.20%) Adobe
7 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.20%) Cisco
7 1 (1.20%) Juniper
7 1 (1.20%) Twitter
7 1 (1.20%) Zend