REST Jobs in Scotland

Representational State Transfer (REST)
UK > Scotland

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
19 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 128 72 113
Rank change year-on-year -56 +41 -25
Permanent jobs citing REST 175 180 142
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 2.64% 3.76% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.81% 12.08% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 63 101 65
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,527 £36,527
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £44,963
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,318 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.14% - +20.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £76,385 £73,750
90th Percentile £77,715 £85,000 £82,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £69,447 £67,000
% change year-on-year -13.60% +3.65% +11.67%

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland

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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,241 1,490 1,950
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 33.85% 31.11% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 639 788 1,099
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £64,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.34% +17.73% +10.00%
75th Percentile £72,433 £77,715 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £90,224 £81,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +8.00% +13.64%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Scotland

REST
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing REST in Scotland.

Salary trend for REST in Scotland

REST
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

Salary histogram for REST in Scotland

REST
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Glasgow -55 140 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Edinburgh -21 33 £61,000 -9.81% 3
Aberdeen - 1 £67,500 - 3
West Lothian - 1 £72,500 -
REST
UK

REST
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (12.00%) GemFire
2 16 (9.14%) Apache Airflow
2 16 (9.14%) Apache Spark
2 16 (9.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (5.14%) IIS
4 4 (2.29%) Apache
4 4 (2.29%) JBoss
4 4 (2.29%) Red Hat Fuse
5 1 (0.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.57%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (42.29%) AWS
2 36 (20.57%) Azure
3 20 (11.43%) GCP
4 16 (9.14%) Amazon EKS
5 10 (5.71%) SaaS
6 8 (4.57%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (4.57%) Serverless
7 7 (4.00%) GitHub
8 6 (3.43%) BlazeMeter
9 5 (2.86%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (2.86%) Azure DevOps
10 4 (2.29%) Amazon S3
10 4 (2.29%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (1.71%) Power Platform
12 2 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (1.14%) Fivetran
12 2 (1.14%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.57%) Power Automate
13 1 (0.57%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.14%) Kerberos
2 8 (4.57%) WAN
3 1 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.14%) CockroachDB
2 26 (14.86%) NoSQL
3 25 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 21 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 21 (12.00%) Hazelcast
5 17 (9.71%) SQL Server
6 16 (9.14%) Amazon Aurora
6 16 (9.14%) Apache Hive
6 16 (9.14%) Hadoop
6 16 (9.14%) HBase
6 16 (9.14%) MySQL
7 12 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.29%) DynamoDB
8 4 (2.29%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.57%) DB2
10 1 (0.57%) Power BI
10 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (15.43%) Jenkins
2 22 (12.57%) Git
3 21 (12.00%) Jaeger
4 19 (10.86%) Maven
5 9 (5.14%) JUnit
6 6 (3.43%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.43%) Selenium
7 5 (2.86%) JIRA
7 5 (2.86%) Postman
7 5 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (2.29%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.71%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.14%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.14%) TestRail
11 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.57%) GitLab
11 1 (0.57%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.57%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.57%) Travis CI
General
1 123 (70.29%) Finance
2 101 (57.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 101 (57.71%) Law
3 54 (30.86%) Banking
4 40 (22.86%) Marketing
5 34 (19.43%) Investment Banking
6 27 (15.43%) Social Skills
7 21 (12.00%) Legal
8 19 (10.86%) Financial Institution
9 6 (3.43%) Private Banking
10 5 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.86%) Games
10 5 (2.86%) Public Sector
11 2 (1.14%) Retail
11 2 (1.14%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.57%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 104 (59.43%) Software Engineer
2 83 (47.43%) Java Engineer
3 79 (45.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 39 (22.29%) Lead
5 37 (21.14%) Lead Java Engineer
5 37 (21.14%) Lead Software Engineer
6 36 (20.57%) Senior
7 31 (17.71%) Developer
8 24 (13.71%) Full Stack Engineer
8 24 (13.71%) Full Stack Software Engineer
8 24 (13.71%) Python Engineer
8 24 (13.71%) Python Software Engineer
9 20 (11.43%) Senior Java Engineer
9 20 (11.43%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 20 (11.43%) Senior Software Engineer
10 16 (9.14%) Java Developer
11 13 (7.43%) Backend Developer
12 8 (4.57%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 8 (4.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (65.71%) Spring
2 68 (38.86%) JPA
3 62 (35.43%) Spring Boot
4 58 (33.14%) Kafka
5 45 (25.71%) AngularJS
6 41 (23.43%) JSON
7 38 (21.71%) React
8 25 (14.29%) Web Services
8 25 (14.29%) XML
9 24 (13.71%) OAuth
10 22 (12.57%) GraphQL
11 21 (12.00%) CSS
11 21 (12.00%) HTML
11 21 (12.00%) OpenTelemetry
11 21 (12.00%) SOAP
12 15 (8.57%) JSP
13 12 (6.86%) Java EE
14 11 (6.29%) J2EE
15 8 (4.57%) Hibernate
15 8 (4.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (24.57%) Cloud Native
2 29 (16.57%) Algorithms
2 29 (16.57%) Public Cloud
3 21 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 21 (12.00%) Replication
4 9 (5.14%) Legacy Systems
4 9 (5.14%) Private Cloud
5 8 (4.57%) Clustering
6 6 (3.43%) Distributed Systems
7 5 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.29%) Onboarding
9 2 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.57%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.14%) Unix
2 4 (2.29%) AIX
2 4 (2.29%) Linux
3 1 (0.57%) Windows
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (78.86%) Agile
2 115 (65.71%) Software Engineering
3 105 (60.00%) SDLC
4 95 (54.29%) Operational Stability
5 93 (53.14%) CI/CD
6 82 (46.86%) Microservices
7 52 (29.71%) Artificial Intelligence
8 50 (28.57%) Community of Practice
9 47 (26.86%) Decision-Making
9 47 (26.86%) Machine Learning
10 43 (24.57%) Problem-Solving
11 37 (21.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 35 (20.00%) Full Stack Development
13 30 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
14 29 (16.57%) Visualisation
15 26 (14.86%) Architectural Design
16 23 (13.14%) Computer Science
17 22 (12.57%) Mathematics
18 21 (12.00%) Content Management
18 21 (12.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (85.71%) Java
2 120 (68.57%) SQL
3 39 (22.29%) Python
4 29 (16.57%) JavaScript
5 25 (14.29%) Groovy
6 23 (13.14%) C#
7 22 (12.57%) TypeScript
8 9 (5.14%) C++
9 6 (3.43%) Go
10 5 (2.86%) VB
11 4 (2.29%) C
11 4 (2.29%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.29%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.14%) PHP
12 2 (1.14%) R
12 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (6.86%) SC Cleared
1 12 (6.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.43%) Accessibility
2 3 (1.71%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) Software Quality Assurance
System Software
1 28 (16.00%) Docker
2 16 (9.14%) HDFS
3 8 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.57%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 39 (22.29%) Kubernetes
2 38 (21.71%) Grafana
3 21 (12.00%) HAProxy
3 21 (12.00%) ITRS Geneos
3 21 (12.00%) Kibana
3 21 (12.00%) Prometheus
3 21 (12.00%) Zipkin
4 18 (10.29%) Terraform
5 4 (2.29%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.14%) Ansible
6 2 (1.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 42 (24.00%) Splunk
2 38 (21.71%) Dynatrace
3 25 (14.29%) Google
4 23 (13.14%) Oracle
5 16 (9.14%) Cloudera
5 16 (9.14%) Databricks
6 13 (7.43%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.57%) VMware
8 5 (2.86%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.29%) Confluent
9 4 (2.29%) ForgeRock
9 4 (2.29%) IBM
9 4 (2.29%) Okta
9 4 (2.29%) Salesforce