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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 65 73
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8  
Permanent jobs citing REST 4 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.77% 1.86% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.66% 5.53% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 5
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +46.66%  
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 241 235 294
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 46.26% 33.67% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 202 222 248
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 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
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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +8 2 - -
Lutterworth - 2 £40,000 -
REST
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for REST.

1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) SOAP
3 8 (53.33%) Web Development
4 7 (46.67%) Front End Development
5 6 (40.00%) gulp
5 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (40.00%) Grunt
5 6 (40.00%) CSS
6 5 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (33.33%) Spring
6 5 (33.33%) Sass
6 5 (33.33%) HTML5
6 5 (33.33%) Node.js
7 4 (26.67%) RESTful
7 4 (26.67%) OAuth
7 4 (26.67%) OSGi
7 4 (26.67%) React
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) J2EE
7 4 (26.67%) Cognizant
8 3 (20.00%) OOP
8 3 (20.00%) OO
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (20.00%) .NET
8 3 (20.00%) PHP
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server

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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (13.33%) CloudFront
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) Grunt
1 6 (40.00%) gulp
2 3 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (20.00%) Mocha
3 2 (13.33%) Android Studio
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Xcode
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (20.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) SOAP
2 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) Node.js
3 5 (33.33%) Sass
3 5 (33.33%) Spring
3 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) J2EE
4 4 (26.67%) OAuth
4 4 (26.67%) OSGi
4 4 (26.67%) React
4 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) CSS3
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) CentOS
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Web Development
2 7 (46.67%) Front End Development
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) OOP
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) API Development
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) SEO
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
6 1 (6.67%) CQRS
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) ES6
4 2 (13.33%) PHP 7
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cognizant
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter