Period
to 24 May 2018

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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 78 137
Rank change year-on-year +39 +59 +15
Permanent jobs citing REST 137 90 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.44% 3.56% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.92% 9.74% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 131 58 61
Reading median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -4.35% +2.22%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,250 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -11.11%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 984 924 1,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 39.06% 36.51% 32.51%
Number of salaries quoted 887 729 1,110
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £31,400 £28,700 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £63,750 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Reading

REST
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for REST in Reading

REST
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Reading over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for REST.

1 77 (56.20%) Java
2 64 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (43.07%) Software Engineering
4 55 (40.15%) JavaScript
5 53 (38.69%) CSS
6 50 (36.50%) AngularJS
7 47 (34.31%) Spring
8 41 (29.93%) HTML
9 38 (27.74%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (26.28%) User Stories
10 36 (26.28%) Microservices
11 33 (24.09%) Web Services
11 33 (24.09%) Degree
11 33 (24.09%) Mentoring
12 29 (21.17%) Internet
12 29 (21.17%) OO
12 29 (21.17%) Node.js
13 28 (20.44%) MVC
13 28 (20.44%) Hibernate
13 28 (20.44%) Java 8
14 27 (19.71%) C#
14 27 (19.71%) JSON
15 26 (18.98%) Microsoft
16 25 (18.25%) .NET
16 25 (18.25%) Oracle
16 25 (18.25%) SOAP
16 25 (18.25%) Scrum
16 25 (18.25%) JPA
17 24 (17.52%) Amazon AWS
17 24 (17.52%) SaaS

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 13 (9.49%) JBoss
2 11 (8.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (8.03%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.73%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.73%) Confluence
3 1 (0.73%) GeoServer
3 1 (0.73%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.73%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 8 (5.84%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.52%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (17.52%) SaaS
2 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.84%) Boomi
4 2 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.73%) npm
5 1 (0.73%) Slack
5 1 (0.73%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.17%) Internet
2 11 (8.03%) FTP
2 11 (8.03%) HTTP
3 2 (1.46%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.68%) HBase
3 7 (5.11%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.92%) MySQL
4 4 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.19%) Big Data
5 3 (2.19%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.73%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (17.52%) Visual Studio
2 16 (11.68%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.49%) Eclipse
3 13 (9.49%) Maven
3 13 (9.49%) Subversion
4 12 (8.76%) IntelliJ
5 11 (8.03%) NetBeans
6 9 (6.57%) Jenkins
7 7 (5.11%) NUnit
7 7 (5.11%) webpack
8 5 (3.65%) Selenium
9 4 (2.92%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.92%) JIRA
9 4 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.19%) JUnit
11 2 (1.46%) Appium
11 2 (1.46%) Sahi
11 2 (1.46%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.46%) UI Automator
11 2 (1.46%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (2.19%) Finance
2 2 (1.46%) Automotive
2 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (64.96%) Developer
2 35 (25.55%) Java Developer
3 30 (21.90%) Senior Developer
4 24 (17.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (11.68%) Lead Developer
6 15 (10.95%) Software Developer
7 14 (10.22%) Software Engineer
8 12 (8.76%) Angular Developer
8 12 (8.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (8.03%) Integration Engineer
9 11 (8.03%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (8.03%) Support Engineer
9 11 (8.03%) Technical Engineer
9 11 (8.03%) Technical Support
9 11 (8.03%) Technical Support Engineer
10 10 (7.30%) .NET Developer
10 10 (7.30%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (6.57%) Web Developer
12 8 (5.84%) Programmer
12 8 (5.84%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (38.69%) CSS
2 50 (36.50%) AngularJS
3 47 (34.31%) Spring
4 41 (29.93%) HTML
5 33 (24.09%) Web Services
6 29 (21.17%) Node.js
7 28 (20.44%) Hibernate
8 27 (19.71%) JSON
9 25 (18.25%) .NET
9 25 (18.25%) JPA
9 25 (18.25%) SOAP
10 23 (16.79%) XML
11 14 (10.22%) ASP.NET
12 13 (9.49%) Angular 2
12 13 (9.49%) jQuery
13 12 (8.76%) Java EE
13 12 (8.76%) JMS
13 12 (8.76%) React
14 11 (8.03%) Java SE
15 9 (6.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.87%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (7.30%) Social Media
3 6 (4.38%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.19%) Fintech
6 2 (1.46%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.46%) User Experience
7 1 (0.73%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.73%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.33%) Windows
2 20 (14.60%) Linux
3 3 (2.19%) Android
3 3 (2.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (43.07%) Software Engineering
3 38 (27.74%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (26.28%) Microservices
4 36 (26.28%) User Stories
5 33 (24.09%) Mentoring
6 29 (21.17%) OO
7 28 (20.44%) MVC
8 25 (18.25%) Scrum
9 22 (16.06%) Open Source
10 19 (13.87%) Front End Development
11 18 (13.14%) Unit Testing
11 18 (13.14%) Web Development
12 13 (9.49%) API Development
12 13 (9.49%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (8.76%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (8.76%) Test Automation
14 11 (8.03%) SOA
15 10 (7.30%) DevOps
15 10 (7.30%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 77 (56.20%) Java
2 55 (40.15%) JavaScript
3 28 (20.44%) Java 8
4 27 (19.71%) C#
5 23 (16.79%) SQL
6 16 (11.68%) R
7 9 (6.57%) PHP
8 4 (2.92%) Python
9 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.46%) Groovy
10 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.73%) C
11 1 (0.73%) Ruby
11 1 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (24.09%) Degree
2 3 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.19%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.46%) GDPR
2 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.46%) PSD2
3 1 (0.73%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (11.68%) HDFS
2 4 (2.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (18.98%) Microsoft
2 25 (18.25%) Oracle
3 19 (13.87%) BEA
3 19 (13.87%) IBM
3 19 (13.87%) TIBCO
4 9 (6.57%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (5.84%) Dell
5 8 (5.84%) JD Edwards
5 8 (5.84%) PeopleSoft
5 8 (5.84%) SAP
5 8 (5.84%) Siebel
5 8 (5.84%) Workday
6 1 (0.73%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.73%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.73%) hybris