Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 146 133
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 +25
Permanent jobs citing REST 76 95 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.52% 1.74% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 4.94% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 68 83 95
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £33,875 £32,750 £30,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £63,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +2.41%

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 1796 1923 2993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.96% 35.30% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 1727 2432
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leeds region with a requirement for REST.

1 52 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 42 (55.26%) XML
4 41 (53.95%) C#
5 40 (52.63%) HTML
6 39 (51.32%) SQL
6 39 (51.32%) CSS
7 36 (47.37%) Web Services
8 35 (46.05%) Java
9 32 (42.11%) .NET
10 28 (36.84%) SOAP
11 27 (35.53%) JSON
12 26 (34.21%) Web Development
13 24 (31.58%) MVC
13 24 (31.58%) User Experience
14 21 (27.63%) jQuery
15 17 (22.37%) Git (software)
15 17 (22.37%) Ajax
15 17 (22.37%) T-SQL
16 16 (21.05%) Visual Studio
16 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
16 16 (21.05%) XSLT
16 16 (21.05%) TDD
16 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (18.42%) Selenium
17 14 (18.42%) WPF
17 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
18 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
18 13 (17.11%) NoSQL

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 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.32%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.58%) SaaS
3 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.95%) npm
5 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.32%) Firebase
5 1 (1.32%) GitHub
5 1 (1.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) PPP
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) Network Security
3 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) NoSQL
2 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.95%) MySQL
3 3 (3.95%) Redis
4 2 (2.63%) DB2
4 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (22.37%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 14 (18.42%) Selenium
4 12 (15.79%) Cucumber
4 12 (15.79%) Jenkins
5 11 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (13.16%) Maven
7 8 (10.53%) SpecFlow
8 7 (9.21%) JIRA
8 7 (9.21%) JMeter
8 7 (9.21%) Subversion
9 6 (7.89%) Jasmine
9 6 (7.89%) LoadRunner
9 6 (7.89%) NUnit
10 5 (6.58%) Grunt
11 4 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (5.26%) Bower
11 4 (5.26%) Mocha
12 3 (3.95%) JUnit
12 3 (3.95%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (5.26%) Advertising
2 4 (5.26%) Games
3 2 (2.63%) Finance
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (73.68%) Developer
2 16 (21.05%) .NET Developer
2 16 (21.05%) C# Developer
2 16 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 14 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Senior C# Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Software Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (7.89%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (6.58%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.58%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (6.58%) HTML Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (55.26%) XML
2 40 (52.63%) HTML
3 39 (51.32%) CSS
4 36 (47.37%) Web Services
5 32 (42.11%) .NET
6 28 (36.84%) SOAP
7 27 (35.53%) JSON
8 21 (27.63%) jQuery
9 17 (22.37%) Ajax
10 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
10 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (21.05%) XSLT
11 14 (18.42%) WPF
12 12 (15.79%) AngularJS
13 9 (11.84%) Spring
14 8 (10.53%) WCF
14 8 (10.53%) XSD
15 7 (9.21%) Hibernate
15 7 (9.21%) HTML5
15 7 (9.21%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.58%) User Experience
2 10 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (10.53%) NHS
4 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.63%) Media Streaming
6 1 (1.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Android
1 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.95%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.21%) Web Development
3 24 (31.58%) MVC
4 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (21.05%) TDD
5 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
6 10 (13.16%) Front End Development
6 10 (13.16%) Prototyping
6 10 (13.16%) Test Automation
7 9 (11.84%) Collaborative Working
7 9 (11.84%) Scrum
8 8 (10.53%) BDD
8 8 (10.53%) Secure Coding
9 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
9 7 (9.21%) Microservices
9 7 (9.21%) User Stories
10 6 (7.89%) OO
10 6 (7.89%) SDLC
11 5 (6.58%) Cross-Browser Development
11 5 (6.58%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 41 (53.95%) C#
3 39 (51.32%) SQL
4 35 (46.05%) Java
5 17 (22.37%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.53%) PHP
7 6 (7.89%) Scala
7 6 (7.89%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.58%) Python
8 5 (6.58%) Ruby
8 5 (6.58%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.63%) XPath
11 1 (1.32%) Perl
11 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) ISEB
2 7 (9.21%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) GDPR
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) Ansible
2 1 (1.32%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.32%) Nagios
2 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) DevExpress
3 4 (5.26%) Google
3 4 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.63%) IBM
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (1.32%) New Relic
5 1 (1.32%) Perforce
5 1 (1.32%) Splunk
5 1 (1.32%) webMethods
5 1 (1.32%) Xamarin