Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 84 161
Rank change year-on-year +45 +77 -35
Permanent jobs citing REST 132 72 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.14% 3.05% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.21% 9.08% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 121 65 48
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,025 £33,275
90th Percentile £68,750 £89,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +15.00% -

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 868 793 1,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 40.37% 33.63% 29.62%
Number of salaries quoted 765 675 862
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -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 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 72 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 68 (51.52%) AngularJS
5 59 (44.70%) C#
5 59 (44.70%) .NET
6 58 (43.94%) Web Services
7 50 (37.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 49 (37.12%) Software Engineering
9 46 (34.85%) CSS
9 46 (34.85%) SQL Server
10 44 (33.33%) OO
11 43 (32.58%) SQL
11 43 (32.58%) API Development
12 41 (31.06%) Java
13 39 (29.55%) OOA/OOD
14 38 (28.79%) Visual Studio
14 38 (28.79%) Social Media
15 37 (28.03%) SaaS
15 37 (28.03%) MVC
16 35 (26.52%) Web Development
17 34 (25.76%) Spring
17 34 (25.76%) webpack
18 33 (25.00%) Scrum
19 32 (24.24%) ASP.NET
19 32 (24.24%) QA
19 32 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
20 31 (23.48%) SOAP
21 30 (22.73%) XML
21 30 (22.73%) HTML

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 (8.33%) Anypoint
1 11 (8.33%) Confluence
1 11 (8.33%) Mule
1 11 (8.33%) Mule ESB
2 9 (6.82%) Apache
3 7 (5.30%) nginx
3 7 (5.30%) WordPress
4 4 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.27%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.52%) CMS
6 2 (1.52%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.52%) IIS
6 2 (1.52%) JBoss
6 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.52%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.76%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.76%) GemFire
7 1 (0.76%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.03%) Scribe Insight
2 3 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (37.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (28.03%) SaaS
3 16 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (9.09%) GitHub
5 6 (4.55%) npm
6 5 (3.79%) Office 365
7 4 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (3.03%) Scribe Online
7 4 (3.03%) Zapier
8 2 (1.52%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) 3GPP
1 2 (1.52%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (1.52%) HTTP
1 2 (1.52%) HTTPS
1 2 (1.52%) SSL
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.06%) MySQL
5 4 (3.03%) Power BI
5 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.27%) DB2
7 2 (1.52%) Adabas
7 2 (1.52%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.52%) HBase
7 2 (1.52%) Parquet
8 1 (0.76%) Big Data
8 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.76%) MS Access
8 1 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (28.79%) Visual Studio
2 34 (25.76%) webpack
3 28 (21.21%) Git (software)
4 21 (15.91%) Jenkins
5 20 (15.15%) JIRA
6 16 (12.12%) Maven
7 13 (9.85%) Sonatype Nexus
8 11 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 11 (8.33%) gulp
8 11 (8.33%) IntelliJ
8 11 (8.33%) JUnit
8 11 (8.33%) Mockito
8 11 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (5.30%) NUnit
10 6 (4.55%) Selenium
11 5 (3.79%) Babel
11 5 (3.79%) Bitbucket
11 5 (3.79%) Visual Composer
12 4 (3.03%) PHPUnit
12 4 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (3.03%) Automotive
1 4 (3.03%) Back Office
2 3 (2.27%) Banking
2 3 (2.27%) Games
2 3 (2.27%) Marketing
3 2 (1.52%) Billing
3 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.76%) Finance
4 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (50.76%) Developer
2 28 (21.21%) Software Engineer
3 23 (17.42%) .NET Software Engineer
3 23 (17.42%) C# Software Engineer
4 18 (13.64%) Angular Developer
5 17 (12.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 15 (11.36%) Azure Engineer
6 15 (11.36%) Azure Software Engineer
6 15 (11.36%) Java Developer
6 15 (11.36%) Web Engineer
7 13 (9.85%) Senior Developer
8 12 (9.09%) Automation Tester
8 12 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (9.09%) Manual Tester
8 12 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
8 12 (9.09%) QA Automation Tester
8 12 (9.09%) QA Engineer
8 12 (9.09%) QA Tester
8 12 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
8 12 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (51.52%) AngularJS
2 59 (44.70%) .NET
3 58 (43.94%) Web Services
4 46 (34.85%) CSS
5 34 (25.76%) Spring
6 32 (24.24%) ASP.NET
7 31 (23.48%) SOAP
8 30 (22.73%) HTML
8 30 (22.73%) XML
9 25 (18.94%) React
10 24 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (14.39%) RESTful
12 16 (12.12%) Angular 2
13 15 (11.36%) JSON
14 14 (10.61%) Hibernate
14 14 (10.61%) Node.js
15 13 (9.85%) .NET Framework
15 13 (9.85%) RAML
16 11 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
16 11 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 38 (28.79%) Social Media
2 14 (10.61%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.06%) User Experience
4 6 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.79%) Xbox
6 3 (2.27%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.52%) TM Forum
8 1 (0.76%) RIA
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.39%) Windows
2 11 (8.33%) Linux
3 8 (6.06%) Unix
4 1 (0.76%) Android
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (37.12%) Software Engineering
3 44 (33.33%) OO
4 43 (32.58%) API Development
5 39 (29.55%) OOA/OOD
6 37 (28.03%) MVC
7 35 (26.52%) Web Development
8 33 (25.00%) Scrum
9 32 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (21.97%) Continuous Delivery
11 26 (19.70%) Test Automation
12 24 (18.18%) Mobile Development
13 19 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (14.39%) Mentoring
14 18 (13.64%) Front End Development
15 17 (12.88%) Unit Testing
16 16 (12.12%) DevOps
17 15 (11.36%) TDD
18 14 (10.61%) Microservices
18 14 (10.61%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 72 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 59 (44.70%) C#
3 43 (32.58%) SQL
4 41 (31.06%) Java
5 22 (16.67%) Java 8
6 13 (9.85%) T-SQL
7 11 (8.33%) PHP
8 5 (3.79%) ES6
8 5 (3.79%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.79%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.52%) Natural
9 2 (1.52%) Python
9 2 (1.52%) RPG
9 2 (1.52%) RPG IV
9 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.52%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.76%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (9.85%) Degree
2 5 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (24.24%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) GDPR
2 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (3.79%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.27%) Docker
5 2 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (8.33%) CloudHub
2 4 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (2.27%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.27%) Terraform
4 2 (1.52%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.76%) Ansible
5 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.76%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 76 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.67%) Oracle
3 15 (11.36%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (9.85%) MuleSoft
5 4 (3.03%) Citrix
5 4 (3.03%) Tableau
5 4 (3.03%) VMware
6 3 (2.27%) WooCommerce
7 2 (1.52%) Adobe
7 2 (1.52%) IBM
7 2 (1.52%) webMethods
8 1 (0.76%) Automation Anywhere
8 1 (0.76%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.76%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.76%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.76%) UiPath