Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 128 117
Rank change year-on-year +51 -11 +33
Permanent jobs citing REST 103 89 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.31% 1.86% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.86% 4.94% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 90 75 99
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1,163 1,801 2,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.41% 37.56% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,062 1,573 1,803
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for REST in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 81 (78.64%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (44.66%) SOAP
3 44 (42.72%) Java
4 41 (39.81%) Git (software)
5 40 (38.83%) Mentoring
5 40 (38.83%) SQL
6 38 (36.89%) SQL Server
6 38 (36.89%) Kanban
7 37 (35.92%) C#
8 36 (34.95%) JavaScript
9 35 (33.98%) Test Automation
10 33 (32.04%) Scrum
10 33 (32.04%) Jenkins
11 31 (30.10%) JIRA
12 30 (29.13%) Web Services
13 29 (28.16%) .NET
14 28 (27.18%) JSON
14 28 (27.18%) GitHub
15 26 (25.24%) Microsoft Azure
16 25 (24.27%) Mobile App
16 25 (24.27%) CSS
17 24 (23.30%) HTML
17 24 (23.30%) Apple iOS
18 23 (22.33%) Cucumber
18 23 (22.33%) Coaching
19 22 (21.36%) Splunk
20 21 (20.39%) Microsoft
20 21 (20.39%) Finance
20 21 (20.39%) Spring
21 20 (19.42%) Maven

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 19 (18.45%) Confluence
2 11 (10.68%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (7.77%) Mule
4 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.85%) Apache
6 4 (3.88%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (3.88%) IIS
6 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.91%) nginx
7 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.97%) JBoss
8 1 (0.97%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 28 (27.18%) GitHub
2 26 (25.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (14.56%) Slack
4 12 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (4.85%) IaaS
5 5 (4.85%) PaaS
6 4 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.88%) Office 365
6 4 (3.88%) SaaS
7 2 (1.94%) Yarn
8 1 (0.97%) Apigee
8 1 (0.97%) Cloudflare
8 1 (0.97%) npm
8 1 (0.97%) NuGet
8 1 (0.97%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.97%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (36.89%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (11.65%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.91%) DB2
7 2 (1.94%) MySQL
7 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.97%) Redis
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (39.81%) Git (software)
2 33 (32.04%) Jenkins
3 31 (30.10%) JIRA
4 23 (22.33%) Cucumber
5 20 (19.42%) Maven
5 20 (19.42%) Sonatype Nexus
6 18 (17.48%) Mockito
7 15 (14.56%) JUnit
7 15 (14.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 15 (14.56%) Selenium
8 14 (13.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (12.62%) FitNesse
10 11 (10.68%) SpecFlow
10 11 (10.68%) Xcode
11 9 (8.74%) tSQLt
12 7 (6.80%) webpack
13 6 (5.83%) SoapUI
13 6 (5.83%) WebDriver
14 5 (4.85%) Grunt
14 5 (4.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (20.39%) Finance
2 11 (10.68%) Banking
3 3 (2.91%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (64.08%) Developer
2 34 (33.01%) Senior Developer
3 21 (20.39%) .NET Developer
4 18 (17.48%) Test Engineer
5 17 (16.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (16.50%) C# Developer
5 17 (16.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 17 (16.50%) SQL Developer
6 16 (15.53%) Java Developer
6 16 (15.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 16 (15.53%) Senior C# Developer
6 16 (15.53%) Senior SQL Developer
7 13 (12.62%) Azure Developer
7 13 (12.62%) Test Automation Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) iOS Developer
8 9 (8.74%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (8.74%) Senior iOS Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Junior
9 7 (6.80%) Junior Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (44.66%) SOAP
2 30 (29.13%) Web Services
3 29 (28.16%) .NET
4 28 (27.18%) JSON
5 25 (24.27%) CSS
6 24 (23.30%) HTML
7 21 (20.39%) Spring
8 19 (18.45%) Node.js
9 16 (15.53%) WCF
10 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
11 14 (13.59%) Spring Boot
12 9 (8.74%) React
13 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (7.77%) WireMock
13 8 (7.77%) XML
14 7 (6.80%) .NET Framework
14 7 (6.80%) Entity Framework
14 7 (6.80%) HTML5
14 7 (6.80%) RESTful
15 6 (5.83%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.27%) Mobile App
2 15 (14.56%) User Experience
3 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.88%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.94%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.97%) CMDB
6 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.30%) Apple iOS
2 15 (14.56%) Android
3 9 (8.74%) Windows
4 7 (6.80%) Linux
5 4 (3.88%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.91%) Unix
6 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.94%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (78.64%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.83%) Mentoring
3 38 (36.89%) Kanban
4 35 (33.98%) Test Automation
5 33 (32.04%) Scrum
6 23 (22.33%) Coaching
7 19 (18.45%) DevOps
8 16 (15.53%) iOS Development
9 15 (14.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (14.56%) SOA
9 15 (14.56%) TDD
10 14 (13.59%) Process Improvement
11 13 (12.62%) BDD
12 11 (10.68%) API Testing
12 11 (10.68%) MVC
12 11 (10.68%) Software Testing
13 10 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (9.71%) Test Strategy
14 9 (8.74%) Non-Functional Testing
15 8 (7.77%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.72%) Java
2 40 (38.83%) SQL
3 37 (35.92%) C#
4 36 (34.95%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.56%) Apple Swift
5 15 (14.56%) PowerShell
6 14 (13.59%) TypeScript
7 13 (12.62%) Java 8
8 9 (8.74%) T-SQL
9 7 (6.80%) Kotlin
10 6 (5.83%) ES6
11 4 (3.88%) PHP
11 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.94%) C
12 2 (1.94%) Groovy
13 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (10.68%) ISEB
1 11 (10.68%) ISTQB
2 5 (4.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) GDPR
1 4 (3.88%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) WCAG
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.94%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.94%) Terraform
4 1 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Splunk
2 21 (20.39%) Microsoft
3 18 (17.48%) AppDynamics
4 5 (4.85%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.88%) ForgeRock
5 4 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.88%) Software AG
5 4 (3.88%) webMethods
6 2 (1.94%) Cadence
6 2 (1.94%) HP
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle
6 2 (1.94%) Xamarin