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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 110 90
Rank change year-on-year +50 -20  
Permanent jobs citing REST 48 26 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.70% 1.46% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.48% 4.04% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 35
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.54%  
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 Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 418 644 658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.23% 36.08% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 339 558 527
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 79 (82.29%) Java
2 61 (63.54%) Oracle
3 57 (59.38%) Degree
4 52 (54.17%) Software Engineering
5 51 (53.13%) Web Services
6 42 (43.75%) HTML
7 41 (42.71%) JavaScript
8 38 (39.58%) Spring
9 36 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (35.42%) Open Source
11 33 (34.38%) SOAP
12 32 (33.33%) CSS
13 29 (30.21%) Maven
14 26 (27.08%) Big Data
15 25 (26.04%) Mentoring
15 25 (26.04%) JSON
15 25 (26.04%) XML
16 24 (25.00%) Tomcat
16 24 (25.00%) Python
16 24 (25.00%) Regression Testing
16 24 (25.00%) QA
16 24 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
16 24 (25.00%) Master's Degree
17 23 (23.96%) HTTP
18 22 (22.92%) Eclipse
18 22 (22.92%) AngularJS
18 22 (22.92%) Node.js
19 21 (21.88%) WebSphere
19 21 (21.88%) Java EE
19 21 (21.88%) Linux

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 24 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 21 (21.88%) WebSphere
3 20 (20.83%) JBoss
3 20 (20.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (10.42%) Apache Spark
5 9 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.17%) Apache
6 4 (4.17%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.17%) Drupal
7 2 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.13%) SaaS
5 2 (2.08%) GitHub
6 1 (1.04%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.04%) IaaS
6 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.96%) HTTP
2 20 (20.83%) FTP
2 20 (20.83%) Internet
3 4 (4.17%) Firewall
4 3 (3.13%) LAN
4 3 (3.13%) WAN
5 2 (2.08%) ATM
5 2 (2.08%) DNS
5 2 (2.08%) SSL
5 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.04%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (1.04%) SNMP
6 1 (1.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.08%) Big Data
2 19 (19.79%) Hadoop
3 18 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 12 (12.50%) MySQL
5 10 (10.42%) MongoDB
5 10 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (7.29%) DB2
8 6 (6.25%) Apache Hive
8 6 (6.25%) Data Mining
8 6 (6.25%) HBase
8 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
11 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (30.21%) Maven
2 22 (22.92%) Eclipse
3 20 (20.83%) IntelliJ
3 20 (20.83%) NetBeans
4 13 (13.54%) Git (software)
4 13 (13.54%) Jenkins
5 10 (10.42%) JIRA
5 10 (10.42%) Selenium
6 9 (9.38%) JUnit
7 4 (4.17%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.08%) Bugzilla
9 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.04%) Appium
10 1 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.04%) Robot Framework
10 1 (1.04%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.04%) UI Automator
General
1 6 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Digital Economy
3 2 (2.08%) Automotive
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Billing
4 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (33.33%) Developer
2 25 (26.04%) Java Developer
3 20 (20.83%) Integration Engineer
3 20 (20.83%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 20 (20.83%) Senior Support Engineer
3 20 (20.83%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 20 (20.83%) Senior Technical Support
3 20 (20.83%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 20 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 20 (20.83%) Technical Engineer
3 20 (20.83%) Technical Support
3 20 (20.83%) Technical Support Engineer
4 13 (13.54%) Senior Developer
4 13 (13.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Big Data Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Data Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) Java Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) UI Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.21%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (53.13%) Web Services
2 42 (43.75%) HTML
3 38 (39.58%) Spring
4 33 (34.38%) SOAP
5 32 (33.33%) CSS
6 25 (26.04%) JSON
6 25 (26.04%) XML
7 22 (22.92%) AngularJS
7 22 (22.92%) Node.js
8 21 (21.88%) Java EE
9 20 (20.83%) HTML5
9 20 (20.83%) Java SE
9 20 (20.83%) JMS
9 20 (20.83%) jQuery
10 15 (15.63%) Hibernate
11 13 (13.54%) .NET
11 13 (13.54%) Ajax
12 11 (11.46%) CSS3
13 10 (10.42%) D3.js
14 9 (9.38%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (13.54%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.46%) Algorithms
3 11 (11.46%) Social Media
3 11 (11.46%) Virtual Team
4 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.17%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.08%) Fintech
7 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.04%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.04%) Replication
8 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.88%) Linux
2 17 (17.71%) Windows
3 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.08%) Android
5 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 36 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (35.42%) Open Source
4 25 (26.04%) Mentoring
5 24 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 20 (20.83%) SOA
6 20 (20.83%) TDD
7 19 (19.79%) Machine Learning
7 19 (19.79%) Software Architecture
8 18 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 12 (12.50%) MVC
10 11 (11.46%) Unit Testing
11 9 (9.38%) Customer Engagement
11 9 (9.38%) OO
12 8 (8.33%) Prototyping
12 8 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
13 6 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
13 6 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
13 6 (6.25%) Scrum
13 6 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 79 (82.29%) Java
2 41 (42.71%) JavaScript
3 24 (25.00%) Python
4 20 (20.83%) SQL
5 10 (10.42%) Bash Shell
5 10 (10.42%) PHP
6 8 (8.33%) C#
7 7 (7.29%) TypeScript
8 4 (4.17%) Perl
8 4 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.17%) Ruby
8 4 (4.17%) Scala
9 3 (3.13%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.04%) C
10 1 (1.04%) C++
10 1 (1.04%) ES6
10 1 (1.04%) Go
10 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 57 (59.38%) Degree
2 24 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 12 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) Docker
3 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) Puppet
2 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.08%) Ansible
4 1 (1.04%) rkt
Vendors
1 61 (63.54%) Oracle
2 20 (20.83%) BEA
2 20 (20.83%) IBM
2 20 (20.83%) TIBCO
3 10 (10.42%) VMware
4 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.08%) Tableau
7 1 (1.04%) Google
7 1 (1.04%) Sybase
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