Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 160 125
Rank change year-on-year +74 -35 +68
Permanent jobs citing REST 71 32 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.06% 0.92% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.21% 3.18% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 64 48 73
Reading median annual salary £58,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% - +7.53%
10th Percentile £34,613 £33,275 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,875 £67,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%

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 771 1005 1359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.20% 29.00% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 654 860 1165
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,450
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for REST.

1 53 (74.65%) Java
1 53 (74.65%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (54.93%) JavaScript
3 34 (47.89%) Linux
4 31 (43.66%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (42.25%) Web Services
6 29 (40.85%) Degree
7 28 (39.44%) AngularJS
7 28 (39.44%) HTML
8 27 (38.03%) CSS
8 27 (38.03%) OO
9 26 (36.62%) SOAP
9 26 (36.62%) Amazon AWS
10 24 (33.80%) Node.js
10 24 (33.80%) JSON
10 24 (33.80%) Internet
11 22 (30.99%) HDFS
12 21 (29.58%) Windows
12 21 (29.58%) R
13 20 (28.17%) SQL
14 19 (26.76%) Software Engineering
15 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (22.54%) HBase
16 16 (22.54%) Spring
17 15 (21.13%) SOA
17 15 (21.13%) Microservices
18 14 (19.72%) Python
19 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
19 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
19 13 (18.31%) Open Source

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 11 (15.49%) Apache Spark
2 7 (9.86%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (7.04%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.63%) JBoss
5 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.41%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.41%) Drupal
7 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (4.23%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.82%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 26 (36.62%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.45%) SaaS
4 5 (7.04%) GitHub
5 4 (5.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (5.63%) Force.com
6 3 (4.23%) Boomi
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.41%) IaaS
7 1 (1.41%) PaaS
7 1 (1.41%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (33.80%) Internet
2 6 (8.45%) HTTP
3 4 (5.63%) BGP
3 4 (5.63%) EIGRP
3 4 (5.63%) Firewall
3 4 (5.63%) FTP
3 4 (5.63%) MPLS
3 4 (5.63%) OSPF
3 4 (5.63%) RIP
4 1 (1.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.41%) SNMP
4 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) HBase
2 11 (15.49%) Hadoop
3 10 (14.08%) Big Data
4 9 (12.68%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.04%) Impala
5 5 (7.04%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.82%) MySQL
7 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.49%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.68%) Maven
4 7 (9.86%) JIRA
5 6 (8.45%) Bitbucket
6 5 (7.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (7.04%) IntelliJ
6 5 (7.04%) JIRA Agile
7 4 (5.63%) Ant
7 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.63%) GitLab
7 4 (5.63%) NetBeans
7 4 (5.63%) Subversion
7 4 (5.63%) Vagrant
8 3 (4.23%) Selenium
9 1 (1.41%) FishEye
9 1 (1.41%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.41%) TestNG
General
1 5 (7.04%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Billing
3 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (59.15%) Developer
2 31 (43.66%) Java Developer
3 23 (32.39%) Senior Developer
4 19 (26.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Architect
6 7 (9.86%) Azure Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Azure Software Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Linux Developer
8 5 (7.04%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Scala Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Web Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Senior Technical Support
9 4 (5.63%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (42.25%) Web Services
2 28 (39.44%) AngularJS
2 28 (39.44%) HTML
3 27 (38.03%) CSS
4 26 (36.62%) SOAP
5 24 (33.80%) JSON
5 24 (33.80%) Node.js
6 16 (22.54%) Spring
7 11 (15.49%) Java EE
8 10 (14.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (11.27%) .NET
10 7 (9.86%) XML
11 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
11 6 (8.45%) Java SE
11 6 (8.45%) JMS
12 5 (7.04%) Angular 2
12 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (7.04%) React
13 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
14 3 (4.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.49%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
4 8 (11.27%) Fintech
5 5 (7.04%) Public Cloud
5 5 (7.04%) Social Media
6 4 (5.63%) Client/Server
6 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (47.89%) Linux
2 21 (29.58%) Windows
3 10 (14.08%) Unix
4 4 (5.63%) CentOS
4 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.63%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (74.65%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.66%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (38.03%) OO
4 19 (26.76%) Software Engineering
5 15 (21.13%) Microservices
5 15 (21.13%) SOA
6 13 (18.31%) Open Source
7 11 (15.49%) Scrum
7 11 (15.49%) Test Automation
8 9 (12.68%) CRM
9 7 (9.86%) API Development
9 7 (9.86%) BDD
9 7 (9.86%) DevOps
9 7 (9.86%) MVC
9 7 (9.86%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (9.86%) TDD
10 6 (8.45%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (8.45%) High Availability
10 6 (8.45%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 53 (74.65%) Java
2 39 (54.93%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.58%) R
4 20 (28.17%) SQL
5 14 (19.72%) Python
6 10 (14.08%) Scala
7 9 (12.68%) C#
8 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.04%) VBA
9 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.23%) PHP
11 2 (2.82%) C
11 2 (2.82%) C++
11 2 (2.82%) Go
11 2 (2.82%) Ruby
12 1 (1.41%) ES6
12 1 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 29 (40.85%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
System Software
1 22 (30.99%) HDFS
2 9 (12.68%) Docker
3 5 (7.04%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.82%) OpenAM
6 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Hadoop YARN
1 6 (8.45%) Kubernetes
2 5 (7.04%) Ansible
2 5 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.04%) Puppet
3 4 (5.63%) Nagios
3 4 (5.63%) Salt
3 4 (5.63%) Terraform
4 2 (2.82%) rkt
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle
3 7 (9.86%) IBM
4 6 (8.45%) BEA
4 6 (8.45%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (8.45%) TIBCO
5 4 (5.63%) AppDynamics
5 4 (5.63%) Citrix
5 4 (5.63%) New Relic
5 4 (5.63%) Rackspace
6 3 (4.23%) Dell
6 3 (4.23%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.82%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.82%) SAP
7 2 (2.82%) Workday
8 1 (1.41%) Adobe
8 1 (1.41%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (1.41%) Sybase
8 1 (1.41%) VMware