Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 23 62
Rank change year-on-year -31 +39 +6
Permanent jobs citing REST 5 39 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.19% 9.80% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.91% 25.49% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 9
Luton median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -33.33% +5.00%
10th Percentile £52,500 £31,675 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,450 £66,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% -23.81% -4.55%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 172 153 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 40.95% 38.44% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 162 94 188
Luton median annual salary £55,000 £40,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.97% -29.13% +27.78%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £69,625 £85,375
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Luton

REST
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for REST in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Luton region with a requirement for REST.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 5 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 5 (100.00%) Fintech

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Backend Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 5 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java