Period
to 24 January 2018

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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 84 95
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11 -8
Permanent jobs citing REST 14 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.48% 2.27% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.52% 5.70% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 14
Leicestershire median annual salary £32,500 £43,835 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.86% +19.28% -8.13%
10th Percentile £28,750 £19,000 £26,050
90th Percentile £36,250 £55,000 £50,287
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 398 544 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 42.16% 39.80% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 360 511 478
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -

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 24 January 2018.

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 24 January 2018. 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 +5 8 £32,500 -9.72% 3
Market Harborough - 5 £32,500 -
REST
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, 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 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) JSON
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) CSS
4 9 (64.29%) HTML5
5 8 (57.14%) CSS3
6 7 (50.00%) BDD
6 7 (50.00%) C#
6 7 (50.00%) .NET
6 7 (50.00%) MVC
6 7 (50.00%) TDD
7 6 (42.86%) Java
7 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (42.86%) jQuery
7 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
7 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (42.86%) Degree
8 5 (35.71%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (35.71%) Aurelia
8 5 (35.71%) Lambda Expressions
8 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (35.71%) LINQ
8 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
8 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
8 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
8 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 5 (35.71%) 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 (21.43%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) HipChat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) Calabash
2 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) GitLab
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Android Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Java Android Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) JSON
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) HTML5
4 8 (57.14%) CSS3
5 7 (50.00%) .NET
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (42.86%) jQuery
7 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
7 5 (35.71%) Aurelia
7 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
7 5 (35.71%) Lambda Expressions
7 5 (35.71%) LINQ
7 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (28.57%) SOAP
9 3 (21.43%) Node.js
9 3 (21.43%) Spring
9 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) BDD
2 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Collaborative Working
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Android Development
5 3 (21.43%) API Development
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Microservices
5 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
5 3 (21.43%) OOP
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) SEO
7 1 (7.14%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Apigee
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) MuleSoft
2 2 (14.29%) WSO2