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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 58 143
Rank change year-on-year -24 +85  
Permanent jobs citing REST 70 122 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.63% 4.27% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.80% 11.60% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 40 50 9
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £48,000
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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1029 1052 1129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.60% 36.80% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 678 548 700
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

REST
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST in Scotland.

Salary trend for REST in Scotland

REST
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Scotland over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -18 42 £40,000 -21.95% 11
Edinburgh -14 26 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Perth and Kinross - 2 - -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
REST
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for REST.

1 72 (60.50%) Java
2 69 (57.98%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (43.70%) SOAP
4 50 (42.02%) JavaScript
5 46 (38.66%) HTML
6 45 (37.82%) CSS
7 42 (35.29%) JSON
8 41 (34.45%) AngularJS
9 40 (33.61%) Git (software)
9 40 (33.61%) SQL
9 40 (33.61%) SQL Server
10 38 (31.93%) OO
11 37 (31.09%) Web Services
12 34 (28.57%) XML
13 30 (25.21%) .NET
13 30 (25.21%) C#
14 28 (23.53%) Spring
15 26 (21.85%) MVC
16 25 (21.01%) HTML5
17 23 (19.33%) TDD
17 23 (19.33%) Relational Database
18 22 (18.49%) Finance
19 21 (17.65%) ASP.NET
20 20 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
20 20 (16.81%) Test Automation
20 20 (16.81%) Degree
21 19 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (15.97%) Python
21 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
21 19 (15.97%) ASP.NET Web API

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (4.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (3.36%) Alfresco
2 4 (3.36%) FileNet
2 4 (3.36%) SAS
3 3 (2.52%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.68%) Apache
4 2 (1.68%) CMS
4 2 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.68%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.84%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.84%) Confluence
5 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.84%) JBoss
5 1 (0.84%) Mule
5 1 (0.84%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.24%) GitHub
3 9 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.20%) PaaS
5 4 (3.36%) iPaaS
6 2 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) HTTP
1 3 (2.52%) Internet
1 3 (2.52%) Wireless
2 2 (1.68%) LDAP
3 1 (0.84%) AMQP
3 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.84%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 23 (19.33%) Relational Database
3 12 (10.08%) MongoDB
3 12 (10.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.56%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (5.04%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.20%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.52%) Big Data
8 3 (2.52%) MySQL
8 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.68%) DB2
10 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.84%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.84%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.84%) Redis
10 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.84%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 40 (33.61%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.97%) Jenkins
3 17 (14.29%) Maven
4 15 (12.61%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (9.24%) JUnit
5 11 (9.24%) Subversion
5 11 (9.24%) TeamCity
6 9 (7.56%) Visual Studio
7 7 (5.88%) Ant
7 7 (5.88%) JIRA
8 5 (4.20%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.20%) Hudson
8 5 (4.20%) NSubstitute
8 5 (4.20%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (3.36%) Gradle
9 4 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.52%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.52%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.52%) Moq
10 3 (2.52%) NUnit
General
1 22 (18.49%) Finance
2 10 (8.40%) Automotive
3 8 (6.72%) Banking
4 6 (5.04%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.36%) Marketing
6 2 (1.68%) Games
6 2 (1.68%) Publishing
7 1 (0.84%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 97 (81.51%) Developer
2 43 (36.13%) Java Developer
3 27 (22.69%) Senior Developer
4 24 (20.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (12.61%) .NET Developer
6 13 (10.92%) Software Developer
7 12 (10.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (6.72%) Architect
10 7 (5.88%) Applications Architect
10 7 (5.88%) ServiceNow Developer
11 6 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (4.20%) C# Developer
13 4 (3.36%) Applications Developer
13 4 (3.36%) Java Applications Developer
13 4 (3.36%) Java Architect
13 4 (3.36%) Java Engineer
13 4 (3.36%) Lead Developer
13 4 (3.36%) Lead Java Developer
13 4 (3.36%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (43.70%) SOAP
2 46 (38.66%) HTML
3 45 (37.82%) CSS
4 42 (35.29%) JSON
5 41 (34.45%) AngularJS
6 37 (31.09%) Web Services
7 34 (28.57%) XML
8 30 (25.21%) .NET
9 28 (23.53%) Spring
10 25 (21.01%) HTML5
11 21 (17.65%) ASP.NET
12 20 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (15.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (15.13%) CSS3
14 18 (15.13%) React
15 17 (14.29%) Entity Framework
16 16 (13.45%) jQuery
17 15 (12.61%) J2EE
18 14 (11.76%) Hibernate
19 12 (10.08%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.52%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.24%) Linux
2 10 (8.40%) Windows
3 7 (5.88%) Unix
4 6 (5.04%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.20%) Android
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (57.98%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (31.93%) OO
3 26 (21.85%) MVC
4 23 (19.33%) TDD
5 20 (16.81%) Test Automation
6 19 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (15.97%) Software Engineering
7 18 (15.13%) DevOps
7 18 (15.13%) Unit Testing
8 17 (14.29%) Scrum
9 13 (10.92%) Analytics
10 12 (10.08%) SOA
11 11 (9.24%) OOD
12 9 (7.56%) Presales
13 8 (6.72%) BDD
13 8 (6.72%) Kanban
13 8 (6.72%) Web Development
14 7 (5.88%) ITSM
14 7 (5.88%) Mobile Development
14 7 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 72 (60.50%) Java
2 50 (42.02%) JavaScript
3 40 (33.61%) SQL
4 30 (25.21%) C#
5 19 (15.97%) Python
6 10 (8.40%) VB.NET
7 9 (7.56%) GraphQL
8 5 (4.20%) Objective-C
8 5 (4.20%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.20%) XPath
9 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.52%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.52%) PHP
11 2 (1.68%) C++
11 2 (1.68%) ES6
11 2 (1.68%) JSX
11 2 (1.68%) Ruby
11 2 (1.68%) Scala
11 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (16.81%) Degree
2 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.84%) EMIR
2 1 (0.84%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Docker
2 1 (0.84%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.84%) Mesos
1 1 (0.84%) Nagios
1 1 (0.84%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 16 (13.45%) Oracle
2 9 (7.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.72%) IBM
4 7 (5.88%) ServiceNow
5 5 (4.20%) MuleSoft
5 5 (4.20%) Splunk
6 4 (3.36%) AppDynamics
6 4 (3.36%) Guidewire
6 4 (3.36%) Informatica
7 3 (2.52%) Reuters
8 2 (1.68%) Google
8 2 (1.68%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.68%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.84%) TIBCO
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