The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing REST 10 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 2.55% - 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.62% - 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Median salary £44,317 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 178 132 191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 45.41% 42.17% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 160 125 155
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Leicester

REST
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for REST in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Leicester region with a requirement for REST.

1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) HTML
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (55.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) Spring
4 10 (50.00%) CSS
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) Degree
5 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (40.00%) OO
7 7 (35.00%) JPA
7 7 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (35.00%) CQRS
7 7 (35.00%) Twitter
8 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
8 6 (30.00%) Ext JS
8 6 (30.00%) SOAP
8 6 (30.00%) Web Services
9 4 (20.00%) Cognizant
9 4 (20.00%) J2EE
9 4 (20.00%) OAuth
9 4 (20.00%) Scrum
9 4 (20.00%) RESTful
9 4 (20.00%) OSGi
9 4 (20.00%) Node.js
10 3 (15.00%) CSS3
10 3 (15.00%) Grunt
10 3 (15.00%) gulp
10 3 (15.00%) HTML5
10 3 (15.00%) Git (software)

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) Skype
1 2 (10.00%) VoIP
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Grunt
1 3 (15.00%) gulp
2 2 (10.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Mocha
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Junior
3 6 (30.00%) Junior Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) Spring
3 10 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (35.00%) JPA
5 7 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (30.00%) Ext JS
6 6 (30.00%) SOAP
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) J2EE
7 4 (20.00%) Node.js
7 4 (20.00%) OAuth
7 4 (20.00%) OSGi
7 4 (20.00%) RESTful
8 3 (15.00%) CSS3
8 3 (15.00%) HTML5
9 2 (10.00%) .NET
9 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.00%) Sass
9 2 (10.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) CQRS
4 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Content Management
7 2 (10.00%) CRM
7 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) ERP
7 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.00%) OOP
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Twitter
2 4 (20.00%) Cognizant
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft