The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / London
Rank 77 98 116
Rank change year-on-year +21 +18  
Permanent jobs citing REST 1224 1294 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.69% 3.12% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.23% 7.81% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1176 943
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £70,000
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13261 16568 15378
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 39.94% 39.91% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11417 14467 13029
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

REST
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for REST in London

REST
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in London

REST
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
City of London +37 130 £65,000 +28.07% 60
Chiswick +13 26 £57,500 -37.83%
Canary Wharf -7 10 £72,500 +11.53%
Hammersmith -7 7 £62,500 -3.84%
West End of London +3 4 £80,000 +23.07% 12
Westminster -8 3 - -
Ruislip - 3 £45,000 - 3
Uxbridge +5 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Docklands, London - 2 £60,000 -
Feltham - 2 £40,000 -
Surbiton - 2 - -
Wimbledon +11 1 - -
Croydon +8 1 £50,000 -20.00%
Barnet - 1 - -
South Kensington - 1 £57,770 -
Moorgate - 1 £50,000 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 London region with a requirement for REST.

1 1512 (58.81%) Agile Software Development
2 1189 (46.25%) Java
3 1169 (45.47%) JavaScript
4 973 (37.85%) Web Services
5 944 (36.72%) HTML
6 810 (31.51%) CSS
7 798 (31.04%) TDD
8 706 (27.46%) SOAP
9 705 (27.42%) C#
10 676 (26.29%) AngularJS
11 641 (24.93%) .NET
12 621 (24.15%) Scrum
13 614 (23.88%) SQL
14 593 (23.06%) Spring
15 583 (22.68%) JSON
16 576 (22.40%) Finance
17 565 (21.98%) Git (software)
18 545 (21.20%) HTML5
19 534 (20.77%) Microservices
20 519 (20.19%) NoSQL
21 504 (19.60%) Continuous Integration
22 488 (18.98%) XML
23 487 (18.94%) MVC
24 439 (17.08%) Node.js
25 430 (16.73%) Amazon AWS
26 428 (16.65%) Software Engineering
27 426 (16.57%) BDD
28 389 (15.13%) Python
29 387 (15.05%) jQuery
30 370 (14.39%) Linux

REST
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 151 (5.87%) Elasticsearch
2 134 (5.21%) Tomcat
3 117 (4.55%) CMS
4 105 (4.08%) Apache
5 86 (3.35%) IIS
6 83 (3.23%) WebSphere
7 80 (3.11%) Apache Spark
8 66 (2.57%) JBoss
9 54 (2.10%) WebLogic
10 51 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 49 (1.91%) Jetty
12 46 (1.79%) nginx
13 43 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 42 (1.63%) Apache Solr
15 40 (1.56%) Umbraco
16 38 (1.48%) Confluence
17 31 (1.21%) SharePoint
18 24 (0.93%) Drupal
18 24 (0.93%) Mule
19 20 (0.78%) MQSeries
Applications
1 117 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 45 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 31 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.35%) GIMP
5 7 (0.27%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.23%) MS Office
7 3 (0.12%) FrameMaker
7 3 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.078%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.039%) Autodesk Flame
9 1 (0.039%) Houdini
9 1 (0.039%) Maya
9 1 (0.039%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.039%) NUKE
9 1 (0.039%) SPSS
9 1 (0.039%) Weka
Business Applications
1 19 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.31%) Workday HCM
5 7 (0.27%) NetSuite
6 6 (0.23%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.23%) Magento
7 5 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.12%) OpenText MBPM
9 3 (0.12%) StreamServe
10 2 (0.078%) Adobe Campaign
10 2 (0.078%) Unica
11 1 (0.039%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.039%) RMDS
11 1 (0.039%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.039%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.039%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 430 (16.73%) Amazon AWS
2 196 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 196 (7.62%) SaaS
3 120 (4.67%) GitHub
4 43 (1.67%) PaaS
5 42 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 36 (1.40%) Force.com
7 35 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
8 24 (0.93%) Slack
9 23 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
10 21 (0.82%) IaaS
11 20 (0.78%) CloudFront
12 19 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
12 19 (0.74%) Heroku
13 18 (0.70%) Google App Engine
14 16 (0.62%) Amazon S3
15 14 (0.54%) Google Play
15 14 (0.54%) Office 365
16 11 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
16 11 (0.43%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 270 (10.50%) HTTP
2 89 (3.46%) Internet
3 36 (1.40%) SSL
4 26 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 23 (0.89%) DNS
6 22 (0.86%) Intranet
7 21 (0.82%) LDAP
8 19 (0.74%) HTTPS
9 16 (0.62%) Skype
10 14 (0.54%) Firewall
11 13 (0.51%) SNMP
12 11 (0.43%) FIX Connectivity
13 10 (0.39%) AMQP
13 10 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (0.35%) VPN
14 9 (0.35%) WAN
15 7 (0.27%) SMPP
15 7 (0.27%) Value-Added Service
15 7 (0.27%) Wireless
16 6 (0.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 519 (20.19%) NoSQL
2 350 (13.61%) SQL Server
3 318 (12.37%) MongoDB
4 307 (11.94%) MySQL
5 295 (11.47%) Relational Database
6 187 (7.27%) Big Data
7 164 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 112 (4.36%) PostgreSQL
9 111 (4.32%) Redis
10 102 (3.97%) Hadoop
11 101 (3.93%) RDBMS
12 68 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 65 (2.53%) Oracle Database
14 44 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
15 43 (1.67%) HBase
16 40 (1.56%) Apache Hive
16 40 (1.56%) Neo4j
16 40 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
17 34 (1.32%) DB2
18 33 (1.28%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 565 (21.98%) Git (software)
2 330 (12.84%) Jenkins
3 214 (8.32%) Maven
4 197 (7.66%) Subversion
5 184 (7.16%) JUnit
6 162 (6.30%) JIRA
7 154 (5.99%) Selenium
8 148 (5.76%) TeamCity
9 137 (5.33%) Cucumber
10 126 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 107 (4.16%) Visual Studio
12 103 (4.01%) Grunt
13 84 (3.27%) gulp
14 82 (3.19%) SpecFlow
15 75 (2.92%) Octopus Deploy
16 74 (2.88%) Eclipse
17 73 (2.84%) Hudson
18 72 (2.80%) Mockito
19 68 (2.64%) Gradle
20 62 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 576 (22.40%) Finance
2 254 (9.88%) Banking
3 122 (4.75%) Retail
4 94 (3.66%) Games
5 84 (3.27%) Telecoms
6 80 (3.11%) Investment Banking
7 72 (2.80%) Advertising
8 63 (2.45%) Publishing
9 60 (2.33%) Marketing
10 41 (1.59%) Front Office
11 31 (1.21%) Law
12 14 (0.54%) Legal
13 13 (0.51%) Back Office
13 13 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.51%) Retail Banking
14 11 (0.43%) Electronics
15 10 (0.39%) Automotive
16 7 (0.27%) Music Industry
16 7 (0.27%) Prime Brokerage
17 5 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1841 (71.61%) Developer
2 584 (22.71%) Java Developer
3 457 (17.78%) Senior Developer
4 309 (12.02%) C# Developer
5 270 (10.50%) .NET Developer
6 208 (8.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 205 (7.97%) Architect
8 174 (6.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 162 (6.30%) JavaScript Developer
9 162 (6.30%) Software Engineer
10 160 (6.22%) Full Stack Developer
11 142 (5.52%) Angular Developer
12 131 (5.10%) Lead Developer
13 116 (4.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 103 (4.01%) Web Developer
15 98 (3.81%) Scala Developer
16 94 (3.66%) Java Engineer
17 92 (3.58%) Software Developer
18 87 (3.38%) Python Developer
19 84 (3.27%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 973 (37.85%) Web Services
2 944 (36.72%) HTML
3 810 (31.51%) CSS
4 706 (27.46%) SOAP
5 676 (26.29%) AngularJS
6 641 (24.93%) .NET
7 593 (23.06%) Spring
8 583 (22.68%) JSON
9 545 (21.20%) HTML5
10 488 (18.98%) XML
11 439 (17.08%) Node.js
12 387 (15.05%) jQuery
13 341 (13.26%) ASP.NET
14 338 (13.15%) RESTful
15 314 (12.21%) CSS3
16 309 (12.02%) ASP.NET Web API
17 307 (11.94%) React
18 272 (10.58%) Hibernate
19 254 (9.88%) .NET Framework
20 193 (7.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 254 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 186 (7.23%) User Experience
3 182 (7.08%) Mobile App
4 150 (5.83%) Fintech
5 126 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 103 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
7 58 (2.26%) Data Structures
8 54 (2.10%) Algorithms
9 52 (2.02%) Client/Server
10 42 (1.63%) Hedge funds
11 39 (1.52%) W3C
12 36 (1.40%) iPad
13 32 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 28 (1.09%) Fixed Income
15 25 (0.97%) Clustering
15 25 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
16 23 (0.89%) Online Banking
17 22 (0.86%) Virtual Team
18 21 (0.82%) Management Information System
18 21 (0.82%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 370 (14.39%) Linux
2 170 (6.61%) Apple iOS
3 157 (6.11%) Windows
4 154 (5.99%) Android
5 119 (4.63%) Unix
6 16 (0.62%) Solaris
7 14 (0.54%) Windows Server
8 12 (0.47%) CentOS
9 10 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.31%) AIX
10 8 (0.31%) HPUX
10 8 (0.31%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.31%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.12%) Fedora
11 3 (0.12%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.078%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.078%) VMS
12 2 (0.078%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1512 (58.81%) Agile Software Development
2 798 (31.04%) TDD
3 621 (24.15%) Scrum
4 534 (20.77%) Microservices
5 504 (19.60%) Continuous Integration
6 487 (18.94%) MVC
7 428 (16.65%) Software Engineering
8 426 (16.57%) BDD
9 368 (14.31%) OO
10 358 (13.92%) Unit Testing
11 344 (13.38%) SOA
12 311 (12.10%) DevOps
13 301 (11.71%) Open Source
14 288 (11.20%) Web Development
15 256 (9.96%) E-Commerce
16 197 (7.66%) Multithreading
17 191 (7.43%) Front End Development
17 191 (7.43%) OOP
18 185 (7.20%) Mentoring
19 182 (7.08%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1189 (46.25%) Java
2 1169 (45.47%) JavaScript
3 705 (27.42%) C#
4 614 (23.88%) SQL
5 389 (15.13%) Python
6 261 (10.15%) Scala
7 138 (5.37%) PHP
8 124 (4.82%) Ruby
9 105 (4.08%) Groovy
10 91 (3.54%) ES6
11 88 (3.42%) C++
12 86 (3.35%) Go
13 77 (2.99%) T-SQL
14 71 (2.76%) Bash Shell
15 65 (2.53%) Objective-C
16 60 (2.33%) Apple Swift
17 55 (2.14%) Apex Code
17 55 (2.14%) PowerShell
18 53 (2.06%) C
19 51 (1.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 330 (12.84%) Degree
2 26 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 15 (0.58%) DV Cleared
5 14 (0.54%) PhD
6 13 (0.51%) ISTQB
7 12 (0.47%) ISEB
7 12 (0.47%) SC Cleared
8 9 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (0.31%) MCTS
10 5 (0.19%) CCIE
10 5 (0.19%) CCNP
10 5 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (0.16%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.16%) RHCA
12 3 (0.12%) IRCA
12 3 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.12%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.078%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (8.60%) QA
2 21 (0.82%) SDET
3 20 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.35%) HL7
5 9 (0.35%) SLA
6 8 (0.31%) GCP
6 8 (0.31%) MiFID
7 7 (0.27%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 5 (0.19%) EMIR
9 3 (0.12%) GAAP
9 3 (0.12%) SEPA
9 3 (0.12%) WAI
10 1 (0.039%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.039%) FATCA
10 1 (0.039%) GDPR
10 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.039%) Section 508
10 1 (0.039%) WCAG
System Software
1 207 (8.05%) Docker
2 13 (0.51%) Varnish
3 11 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (0.39%) HDFS
5 9 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.31%) Active Directory
7 7 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.19%) etcd
8 5 (0.19%) flannel
8 5 (0.19%) KVM
9 3 (0.12%) Xen
10 2 (0.078%) vSphere
11 1 (0.039%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.039%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.039%) Snort
11 1 (0.039%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 95 (3.70%) Puppet
2 88 (3.42%) Ansible
3 62 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (1.63%) Kubernetes
5 19 (0.74%) Kibana
6 16 (0.62%) Piwik
7 14 (0.54%) logstash
8 13 (0.51%) Terraform
9 11 (0.43%) rkt
9 11 (0.43%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 10 (0.39%) MOM
11 9 (0.35%) Nagios
12 8 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.19%) Cisco Prime
13 5 (0.19%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.19%) Packer
14 4 (0.16%) CloudHub
14 4 (0.16%) yum
15 3 (0.12%) Salt
15 3 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 246 (9.57%) Oracle
2 240 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 98 (3.81%) Google
4 92 (3.58%) IBM
5 82 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
6 50 (1.94%) Adobe
7 41 (1.59%) Splunk
8 40 (1.56%) MuleSoft
9 37 (1.44%) Xamarin
10 35 (1.36%) Twitter
11 31 (1.21%) Apigee
12 30 (1.17%) Apple
13 29 (1.13%) Atlassian
13 29 (1.13%) SAP
13 29 (1.13%) ServiceNow
14 28 (1.09%) Altova
14 28 (1.09%) ILOG
15 25 (0.97%) Facebook
16 24 (0.93%) hybris
17 19 (0.74%) PagerDuty
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus , shares,Pension,health
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITVE SALARY + BENEFITS
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum bonus, healthcare, pension, life ass
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + equity, flexibe working, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £40,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday