Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 70 77
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7 -10
Permanent jobs citing REST 8 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.43% 2.77% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.54% 6.93% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 5
Leicester median annual salary £32,500 £38,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% +52.00% -44.44%
10th Percentile £28,750 £19,000 £20,950
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £41,850
Leicestershire median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -27.78% +30.43% -23.33%

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 226 332 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 40.50% 40.00% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 215 314 306
Leicester median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +8.84% -4.55%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,575 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% -1.33%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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

REST
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Leicester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicester region with a requirement for REST.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) JIRA
5 4 (50.00%) HTML5
6 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
6 3 (37.50%) Confluence
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (37.50%) Android
6 3 (37.50%) OAuth
6 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (37.50%) RESTful
6 3 (37.50%) Node.js
6 3 (37.50%) CSS3
6 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
6 3 (37.50%) Calabash
6 3 (37.50%) Android SDK
6 3 (37.50%) Android Development
6 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (37.50%) Docker
6 3 (37.50%) Microservices
6 3 (37.50%) GitLab
6 3 (37.50%) HipChat
6 3 (37.50%) CSS

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 3 (37.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) HipChat
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Calabash
2 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) GitLab
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Android Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Android Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Android SDK
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) Java EE
3 3 (37.50%) Node.js
3 3 (37.50%) OAuth
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) Swagger
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Android Development
5 3 (37.50%) API Development
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Microservices
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
5 3 (37.50%) OOP
5 3 (37.50%) SOA
6 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (12.50%) CRM
7 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apigee
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) MuleSoft
1 2 (25.00%) WSO2