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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 53 58
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5  
Permanent jobs citing REST 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.69% 1.08% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 3.10% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
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 150 129 177
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 52.08% 34.86% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 141 118 149
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 June 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 7 (58.33%) SOAP
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 5 (41.67%) gulp
3 5 (41.67%) Grunt
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 4 (33.33%) OAuth
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) OSGi
4 4 (33.33%) Cognizant
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
4 4 (33.33%) Sass
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) React
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) Xcode
6 2 (16.67%) LAMP
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 2 (16.67%) Marketing

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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (16.67%) CloudFront
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) Skype
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Grunt
1 5 (41.67%) gulp
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Android Studio
3 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 2 (16.67%) Mocha
3 2 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) HTML Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) SOAP
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
4 4 (33.33%) OAuth
4 4 (33.33%) OSGi
4 4 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) Sass
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) React
6 2 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (16.67%) CSS3
6 2 (16.67%) LAMP
6 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (16.67%) Vue.js
6 2 (16.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) CentOS
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) API Development
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) CQRS
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) ES6
4 2 (16.67%) PHP 7
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VirtualBox
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cognizant
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter