Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 158 121
Rank change year-on-year +17 -37 +29
Permanent jobs citing REST 76 82 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.55% 1.54% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.13% 4.14% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 64 74 103
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £32,700
90th Percentile £56,175 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.00% +11.11% +12.50%

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 1,838 1,982 2,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.37% 37.12% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,666 1,783 2,305
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +8.64% +1.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +3.90%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Leeds region with a requirement for REST.

1 44 (57.89%) .NET
2 43 (56.58%) C#
3 41 (53.95%) HTML
4 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (51.32%) CSS
6 37 (48.68%) XML
7 36 (47.37%) JavaScript
8 35 (46.05%) SQL
9 29 (38.16%) Java
10 27 (35.53%) SQL Server
10 27 (35.53%) Visual Studio
10 27 (35.53%) WPF
11 24 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 23 (30.26%) Web Development
13 22 (28.95%) jQuery
13 22 (28.95%) JSON
13 22 (28.95%) Web Services
14 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
15 19 (25.00%) SDLC
16 17 (22.37%) AngularJS
16 17 (22.37%) NHS
16 17 (22.37%) MVC
16 17 (22.37%) SOAP
16 17 (22.37%) Degree
17 16 (21.05%) Ajax
17 16 (21.05%) Node.js
17 16 (21.05%) User Experience
18 15 (19.74%) WinForms
18 15 (19.74%) T-SQL
18 15 (19.74%) VB.NET

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 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.95%) npm
3 1 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.58%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.26%) RavenDB
5 3 (3.95%) Big Data
5 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.63%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.63%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.63%) HBase
6 2 (2.63%) Impala
6 2 (2.63%) MOLAP
6 2 (2.63%) OLAP
6 2 (2.63%) ROLAP
6 2 (2.63%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.32%) Redis
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (35.53%) Visual Studio
2 24 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (18.42%) Git (software)
4 12 (15.79%) SpecFlow
5 11 (14.47%) Jasmine
5 11 (14.47%) Mocha
6 8 (10.53%) Bower
6 8 (10.53%) Grunt
7 6 (7.89%) Subversion
8 5 (6.58%) JIRA
9 4 (5.26%) Maven
9 4 (5.26%) NUnit
10 3 (3.95%) NuGet
10 3 (3.95%) Protractor
11 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
11 2 (2.63%) JUnit
11 2 (2.63%) Mockito
12 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
12 1 (1.32%) JMeter
12 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (11.84%) Finance
1 9 (11.84%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (86.84%) Developer
2 25 (32.89%) .NET Developer
3 15 (19.74%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (18.42%) Senior Developer
5 13 (17.11%) C# Developer
5 13 (17.11%) Software Developer
6 12 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Applications Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (9.21%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Analyst
9 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.26%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.95%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (57.89%) .NET
2 41 (53.95%) HTML
3 39 (51.32%) CSS
4 37 (48.68%) XML
5 27 (35.53%) WPF
6 22 (28.95%) jQuery
6 22 (28.95%) JSON
6 22 (28.95%) Web Services
7 17 (22.37%) AngularJS
7 17 (22.37%) SOAP
8 16 (21.05%) Ajax
8 16 (21.05%) Node.js
9 15 (19.74%) WinForms
10 14 (18.42%) HTML5
11 13 (17.11%) Spring
12 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
12 12 (15.79%) WCF
13 9 (11.84%) React
14 8 (10.53%) Backbone.js
14 8 (10.53%) LLBLGen Pro
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) NHS
2 16 (21.05%) User Experience
3 5 (6.58%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.63%) Replication
5 2 (2.63%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) Android
2 9 (11.84%) Apple iOS
2 9 (11.84%) Windows
3 3 (3.95%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.26%) Web Development
3 19 (25.00%) SDLC
4 17 (22.37%) MVC
5 11 (14.47%) Front End Development
5 11 (14.47%) OO
6 9 (11.84%) TDD
7 8 (10.53%) Cross-Browser Development
7 8 (10.53%) Web Design
8 7 (9.21%) Asset Management
9 6 (7.89%) Scrum
9 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.58%) ETL
10 5 (6.58%) SOA
10 5 (6.58%) UML
11 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.26%) Process Management
11 4 (5.26%) Prototyping
11 4 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (56.58%) C#
2 36 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 35 (46.05%) SQL
4 29 (38.16%) Java
5 15 (19.74%) T-SQL
5 15 (19.74%) VB.NET
6 8 (10.53%) Ruby
7 3 (3.95%) PHP
7 3 (3.95%) Scala
7 3 (3.95%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.63%) Python
8 2 (2.63%) R
8 2 (2.63%) XPath
9 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Docker
2 2 (2.63%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Oozie
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.47%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (9.21%) DevExpress
4 4 (5.26%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (3.95%) webMethods
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle