Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 129 139
Rank change year-on-year +64 +10 +34
Permanent jobs citing REST 104 47 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.01% 1.61% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.06% 5.16% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 98 67 61
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £51,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.50% -10.43% +17.95%
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £62,000 £73,750
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

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 940 911 1,285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 36.21% 31.24% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 827 744 1,153
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £31,700 £29,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%

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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 69 (66.35%) Java
2 67 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (45.19%) JavaScript
4 40 (38.46%) Linux
5 39 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (36.54%) Web Services
7 36 (34.62%) Degree
8 33 (31.73%) SOAP
9 32 (30.77%) CSS
9 32 (30.77%) HTML
9 32 (30.77%) Internet
9 32 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
10 31 (29.81%) OO
11 29 (27.88%) SQL
11 29 (27.88%) Software Engineering
12 27 (25.96%) Spring
12 27 (25.96%) Windows
13 26 (25.00%) Open Source
13 26 (25.00%) Node.js
13 26 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 26 (25.00%) JSON
14 24 (23.08%) HDFS
15 23 (22.12%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (22.12%) Microservices
15 23 (22.12%) Scrum
16 21 (20.19%) R
17 20 (19.23%) Microsoft
18 19 (18.27%) IBM
18 19 (18.27%) MVC
18 19 (18.27%) Test Automation

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 (10.58%) Tomcat
2 10 (9.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (8.65%) Apache Spark
3 9 (8.65%) JBoss
4 8 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.81%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.96%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.96%) Confluence
6 1 (0.96%) Drupal
6 1 (0.96%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.96%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (9.62%) NetSuite
2 4 (3.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (14.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (10.58%) SaaS
4 8 (7.69%) Boomi
5 5 (4.81%) GitHub
6 4 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (3.85%) Force.com
7 1 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.96%) IaaS
7 1 (0.96%) PaaS
7 1 (0.96%) Route 53
7 1 (0.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.77%) Internet
2 8 (7.69%) FTP
2 8 (7.69%) HTTP
3 4 (3.85%) BGP
3 4 (3.85%) EIGRP
3 4 (3.85%) Firewall
3 4 (3.85%) MPLS
3 4 (3.85%) OSPF
3 4 (3.85%) RIP
4 1 (0.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.31%) HBase
2 15 (14.42%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.62%) Big Data
3 10 (9.62%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.81%) MySQL
4 5 (4.81%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.88%) Impala
6 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.96%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 16 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.46%) Maven
3 12 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 10 (9.62%) IntelliJ
5 9 (8.65%) Subversion
6 8 (7.69%) Eclipse
6 8 (7.69%) JIRA
6 8 (7.69%) NetBeans
7 6 (5.77%) Bitbucket
7 6 (5.77%) NUnit
7 6 (5.77%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (4.81%) JIRA Agile
9 4 (3.85%) Ant
9 4 (3.85%) GitLab
9 4 (3.85%) Selenium
9 4 (3.85%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.88%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.88%) JUnit
11 2 (1.92%) webpack
General
1 6 (5.77%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.96%) Automotive
3 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (64.42%) Developer
2 37 (35.58%) Java Developer
3 33 (31.73%) Senior Developer
4 27 (25.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (13.46%) Lead Developer
6 10 (9.62%) Software Developer
6 10 (9.62%) Software Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) Architect
8 8 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) Technical Support
8 8 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Azure Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Azure Software Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Lead .NET Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Linux Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Support Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Technical Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (36.54%) Web Services
2 33 (31.73%) SOAP
3 32 (30.77%) CSS
3 32 (30.77%) HTML
4 27 (25.96%) Spring
5 26 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 26 (25.00%) JSON
5 26 (25.00%) Node.js
6 17 (16.35%) .NET
7 15 (14.42%) Java EE
8 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 11 (10.58%) JMS
9 11 (10.58%) XML
10 10 (9.62%) Java SE
10 10 (9.62%) RAML
11 8 (7.69%) Middleware
11 8 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
12 7 (6.73%) Hibernate
12 7 (6.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (6.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.12%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.65%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.77%) Fintech
4 6 (5.77%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.81%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.81%) Social Media
6 4 (3.85%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.92%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) RIA
8 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.46%) Linux
2 27 (25.96%) Windows
3 13 (12.50%) Unix
4 4 (3.85%) CentOS
4 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.96%) Android
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (29.81%) OO
4 29 (27.88%) Software Engineering
5 26 (25.00%) Open Source
6 23 (22.12%) Microservices
6 23 (22.12%) Scrum
7 19 (18.27%) MVC
7 19 (18.27%) Test Automation
8 16 (15.38%) SOA
9 14 (13.46%) CRM
10 13 (12.50%) DevOps
10 13 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 12 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 10 (9.62%) ERP
13 9 (8.65%) API Development
13 9 (8.65%) OOA/OOD
13 9 (8.65%) User Stories
14 8 (7.69%) BDD
14 8 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 69 (66.35%) Java
2 47 (45.19%) JavaScript
3 29 (27.88%) SQL
4 21 (20.19%) R
5 18 (17.31%) C#
6 10 (9.62%) Scala
7 8 (7.69%) Python
8 5 (4.81%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.88%) VBA
11 2 (1.92%) PHP
11 2 (1.92%) Ruby
11 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.96%) C
12 1 (0.96%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 36 (34.62%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) GDPR
2 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.92%) PSD2
3 1 (0.96%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (23.08%) HDFS
2 8 (7.69%) Docker
3 4 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.92%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) Hadoop YARN
1 6 (5.77%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.81%) Ansible
2 5 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.81%) Puppet
3 4 (3.85%) Nagios
3 4 (3.85%) Salt
3 4 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.27%) IBM
3 18 (17.31%) BEA
3 18 (17.31%) Oracle
3 18 (17.31%) TIBCO
4 15 (14.42%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (9.62%) SAP
5 10 (9.62%) Workday
6 8 (7.69%) Dell
6 8 (7.69%) JD Edwards
6 8 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
6 8 (7.69%) Siebel
7 4 (3.85%) AppDynamics
7 4 (3.85%) Citrix
7 4 (3.85%) New Relic
7 4 (3.85%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.92%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.96%) Adobe
9 1 (0.96%) Jaspersoft