Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 75 147
Rank change year-on-year +40 +72 -29
Permanent jobs citing REST 146 90 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.23% 3.69% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.84% 10.68% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 140 54 48
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,875 £72,500 £67,875
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -9.09%

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 922 843 1,232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 39.32% 34.56% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 823 677 1,079
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 88 (60.27%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (52.74%) AngularJS
3 74 (50.68%) Software Engineering
4 72 (49.32%) JavaScript
5 61 (41.78%) CSS
6 56 (38.36%) Java
7 53 (36.30%) C#
7 53 (36.30%) Microsoft
8 51 (34.93%) .NET
9 47 (32.19%) Web Services
10 45 (30.82%) OO
11 40 (27.40%) Visual Studio
11 40 (27.40%) HTML
12 39 (26.71%) Spring
12 39 (26.71%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
13 38 (26.03%) MVC
14 36 (24.66%) SQL Server
14 36 (24.66%) User Stories
14 36 (24.66%) Mentoring
15 35 (23.97%) OOA/OOD
15 35 (23.97%) API Development
16 34 (23.29%) SaaS
17 33 (22.60%) Social Media
18 32 (21.92%) Microservices
18 32 (21.92%) SQL
19 31 (21.23%) Hibernate
19 31 (21.23%) Web Development
19 31 (21.23%) Java 8
20 30 (20.55%) Scrum

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 5 (3.42%) JBoss
2 4 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.74%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.74%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.74%) WordPress
3 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 38 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (23.29%) SaaS
3 9 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.74%) npm
4 4 (2.74%) Zapier
5 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.68%) Boomi
6 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.90%) Internet
2 4 (2.74%) FTP
2 4 (2.74%) HTTP
3 2 (1.37%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.48%) HBase
3 5 (3.42%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.37%) DB2
4 2 (1.37%) Neo4j
4 2 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.68%) MS Access
5 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (27.40%) Visual Studio
2 20 (13.70%) webpack
3 16 (10.96%) Git (software)
4 11 (7.53%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.85%) Subversion
6 9 (6.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (4.79%) Maven
8 6 (4.11%) Eclipse
8 6 (4.11%) JIRA
8 6 (4.11%) NUnit
9 4 (2.74%) gulp
9 4 (2.74%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.74%) NetBeans
9 4 (2.74%) PHPUnit
9 4 (2.74%) Vagrant
9 4 (2.74%) Visual Composer
10 2 (1.37%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.37%) PyCharm
10 2 (1.37%) Robot Framework
10 2 (1.37%) Sikuli
General
1 5 (3.42%) Automotive
2 2 (1.37%) Games
2 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 84 (57.53%) Developer
2 32 (21.92%) Software Engineer
3 27 (18.49%) Java Developer
4 23 (15.75%) Senior Developer
5 21 (14.38%) Angular Developer
5 21 (14.38%) C# Software Engineer
6 20 (13.70%) .NET Software Engineer
7 17 (11.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 17 (11.64%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (11.64%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (8.90%) .NET Developer
8 13 (8.90%) Azure Engineer
8 13 (8.90%) Azure Software Engineer
8 13 (8.90%) Web Engineer
9 12 (8.22%) Software Developer
10 11 (7.53%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (7.53%) Test Automation Engineer
11 10 (6.85%) Automation Tester
11 10 (6.85%) QA Automation Engineer
11 10 (6.85%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (52.74%) AngularJS
2 61 (41.78%) CSS
3 51 (34.93%) .NET
4 47 (32.19%) Web Services
5 40 (27.40%) HTML
6 39 (26.71%) Spring
7 31 (21.23%) Hibernate
8 28 (19.18%) ASP.NET
9 27 (18.49%) JPA
10 23 (15.75%) React
11 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (14.38%) Node.js
12 20 (13.70%) Angular 2
12 20 (13.70%) XML
13 19 (13.01%) JSON
14 16 (10.96%) SOAP
15 12 (8.22%) jQuery
16 11 (7.53%) HTML5
17 9 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (6.16%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.60%) Social Media
2 10 (6.85%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.16%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.05%) Fintech
7 2 (1.37%) User Experience
8 1 (0.68%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.68%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.33%) Windows
2 9 (6.16%) Linux
3 4 (2.74%) Android
4 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (60.27%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (50.68%) Software Engineering
3 45 (30.82%) OO
4 39 (26.71%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (26.03%) MVC
6 36 (24.66%) Mentoring
6 36 (24.66%) User Stories
7 35 (23.97%) API Development
7 35 (23.97%) OOA/OOD
8 32 (21.92%) Microservices
9 31 (21.23%) Web Development
10 30 (20.55%) Scrum
11 27 (18.49%) Front End Development
12 26 (17.81%) Continuous Delivery
13 22 (15.07%) Mobile Development
14 19 (13.01%) Test Automation
15 18 (12.33%) Unit Testing
16 12 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (7.53%) Open Source
18 10 (6.85%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (49.32%) JavaScript
2 56 (38.36%) Java
3 53 (36.30%) C#
4 32 (21.92%) SQL
5 31 (21.23%) Java 8
6 14 (9.59%) PHP
7 8 (5.48%) R
8 4 (2.74%) Python
9 2 (1.37%) Groovy
9 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (12.33%) Degree
2 3 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.05%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.53%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (5.48%) HDFS
2 5 (3.42%) Docker
3 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.37%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (36.30%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.27%) Oracle
3 5 (3.42%) BEA
3 5 (3.42%) IBM
3 5 (3.42%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.68%) AppDynamics
4 1 (0.68%) Automation Anywhere
4 1 (0.68%) Blue Prism
4 1 (0.68%) Dell
4 1 (0.68%) Dynatrace
4 1 (0.68%) hybris
4 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.68%) SAP
4 1 (0.68%) Siebel
4 1 (0.68%) UiPath
4 1 (0.68%) Workday