Period
to 10 August 2020

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 6 months to 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 26 73
Rank change year-on-year -6 +47 -11
Permanent jobs citing REST 9 59 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leicester 3.63% 8.93% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.38% 18.32% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 57 12
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -31.67% +41.18%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £38,375
90th Percentile £56,000 £60,250 £97,625
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +3.66% -11.35% +15.63%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 96 322 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 38.71% 48.71% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 85 299 302
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,800
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.67% +11.47%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,500 £28,870
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,000 £58,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,800
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.67% +11.47%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Leicester

REST
Salary Trend in Leicester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing REST in Leicester.

Salary trend for REST in Leicester

REST
Salary Histogram in Leicester

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST in Leicester over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for REST in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for REST.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) Node.js
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) Subversion
4 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) B2B
4 4 (44.44%) Ariba
4 4 (44.44%) Blog
4 4 (44.44%) Open Source
4 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
4 4 (44.44%) GitHub
4 4 (44.44%) Sass
4 4 (44.44%) Docker
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Core
6 2 (22.22%) Serverless
6 2 (22.22%) Kotlin

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) GitHub
2 2 (22.22%) AWS
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (22.22%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Backend Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Backend Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) Node.js
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) Sass
3 4 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Core
4 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (22.22%) SignalR
6 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Blog
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) B2B
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Android Development
4 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
4 2 (22.22%) MVVM
5 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Kotlin
4 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 2 (22.22%) Python
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Ariba
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft