Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 80 95
Rank change year-on-year +30 +15 -3
Permanent jobs citing REST 78 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.24% 1.49% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.22% 3.21% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 76 14 17
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £19,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £41,375 £47,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +9.20% -0.76%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 590 467 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 54.73% 46.47% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 408 424 499
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Leicestershire

REST
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for REST in Leicestershire

REST
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for REST in Leicestershire

REST
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 21 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +26 64 £38,500 +18.46% 9
Hinckley - 7 £37,500 -
Loughborough - 1 £37,500 - 1
REST
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for REST.

1 57 (73.08%) SQL
2 55 (70.51%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
4 40 (51.28%) HTML
5 39 (50.00%) SOAP
6 38 (48.72%) Web Services
7 34 (43.59%) CSS
7 34 (43.59%) Scrum
8 32 (41.03%) SQL Server
8 32 (41.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 31 (39.74%) Java
9 31 (39.74%) C#
10 28 (35.90%) .NET
11 23 (29.49%) OO
12 21 (26.92%) Spring
12 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
13 20 (25.64%) DevOps
14 19 (24.36%) Git (software)
14 19 (24.36%) Python
14 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
15 18 (23.08%) Unit Testing
16 17 (21.79%) Computer Science
16 17 (21.79%) TDD
16 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (21.79%) CRM
17 16 (20.51%) JIRA
17 16 (20.51%) User Stories
18 15 (19.23%) Finance
19 14 (17.95%) MVC
19 14 (17.95%) XML

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (6.41%) Confluence
2 4 (5.13%) IIS
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) JBoss
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 32 (41.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (14.10%) Office 365
3 7 (8.97%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (8.97%) Serverless
4 4 (5.13%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (5.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.56%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (1.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.28%) GitHub
6 1 (1.28%) IaaS
6 1 (1.28%) PaaS
6 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) MQTT
2 1 (1.28%) SSH
2 1 (1.28%) SSL
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (8.97%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (8.97%) InterSystems Cache
4 7 (8.97%) Redis
4 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (6.41%) SQLite
7 4 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.56%) MySQL
8 2 (2.56%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (24.36%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.51%) JIRA
3 11 (14.10%) Visual Studio
4 8 (10.26%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (3.85%) Maven
6 3 (3.85%) Xcode
7 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.56%) Selenium
8 1 (1.28%) Ant
8 1 (1.28%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.28%) Gradle
8 1 (1.28%) JUnit
8 1 (1.28%) Liquibase
8 1 (1.28%) Subversion
8 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (19.23%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (64.10%) Developer
2 19 (24.36%) Java Developer
3 18 (23.08%) Analyst
4 16 (20.51%) C# Developer
5 12 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 11 (14.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (12.82%) IT Analyst
8 8 (10.26%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (10.26%) SSRS Analyst
9 7 (8.97%) Software Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Applications Support
10 6 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Support Analyst
11 5 (6.41%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Software Engineer
12 4 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.28%) HTML
2 39 (50.00%) SOAP
3 38 (48.72%) Web Services
4 34 (43.59%) CSS
5 28 (35.90%) .NET
6 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
6 21 (26.92%) Spring
7 14 (17.95%) JPA
7 14 (17.95%) jQuery
7 14 (17.95%) XML
8 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 12 (15.38%) React
10 9 (11.54%) gRPC
10 9 (11.54%) JSON
10 9 (11.54%) Node.js
10 9 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (8.97%) .NET Core
11 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (8.97%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) User Experience
2 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.56%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (1.28%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (70.51%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.59%) Scrum
3 23 (29.49%) OO
4 20 (25.64%) DevOps
5 18 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 17 (21.79%) Computer Science
6 17 (21.79%) CRM
6 17 (21.79%) TDD
7 16 (20.51%) User Stories
8 14 (17.95%) MVC
9 13 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 12 (15.38%) Presales
11 11 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (12.82%) Multithreading
13 9 (11.54%) CQRS
14 8 (10.26%) Creative Problem-Solving
14 8 (10.26%) Customer Requirements
14 8 (10.26%) Project Management
15 7 (8.97%) Acceptance Criteria
15 7 (8.97%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 57 (73.08%) SQL
2 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
3 31 (39.74%) C#
3 31 (39.74%) Java
4 19 (24.36%) Python
5 11 (14.10%) VB.NET
6 10 (12.82%) VBScript
7 9 (11.54%) VB
8 8 (10.26%) C++
9 7 (8.97%) ES6
9 7 (8.97%) PowerShell
9 7 (8.97%) Scala
9 7 (8.97%) T-SQL
9 7 (8.97%) VB6
10 4 (5.13%) PHP
11 3 (3.85%) ABAP
11 3 (3.85%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.56%) Groovy
13 1 (1.28%) C
13 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Computer Science Degree
1 14 (17.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) PMO
2 2 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) MISRA
System Software
1 14 (17.95%) Docker
2 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) Twitter
3 7 (8.97%) SAP
4 3 (3.85%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.56%) Ariba
5 2 (2.56%) Concur
5 2 (2.56%) hybris
6 1 (1.28%) Gigya
6 1 (1.28%) Kronos
6 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com