Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 70 69
Rank change year-on-year +31 -1 +31
Permanent jobs citing REST 40 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.87% 1.77% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.53% 5.06% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 29
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £26,750 £33,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £65,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.76% - +6.25%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 347 356 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 42.21% 34.97% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 303 329 433
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,200 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £53,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Sheffield

REST
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for REST in Sheffield

REST
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for REST.

1 31 (77.50%) SOAP
2 27 (67.50%) Java
3 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (62.50%) XML
5 21 (52.50%) TDD
5 21 (52.50%) Spring
6 17 (42.50%) JBoss
7 16 (40.00%) Web Services
8 14 (35.00%) Maven
9 13 (32.50%) Banking
9 13 (32.50%) Linux
9 13 (32.50%) WebSphere
9 13 (32.50%) Java EE
10 12 (30.00%) JAX-WS
10 12 (30.00%) JAX-RS
10 12 (30.00%) Middleware
10 12 (30.00%) Ant
10 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
10 12 (30.00%) Finance
11 11 (27.50%) LAMP
11 11 (27.50%) PHP
11 11 (27.50%) WSDL
12 10 (25.00%) SQL
12 10 (25.00%) MVC
13 9 (22.50%) MySQL
14 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
14 8 (20.00%) JSON
15 7 (17.50%) Android
15 7 (17.50%) BDD
15 7 (17.50%) Jenkins

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 17 (42.50%) JBoss
2 13 (32.50%) WebSphere
3 6 (15.00%) Apache
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (5.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.50%) Big Data
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Maven
2 12 (30.00%) Ant
3 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (10.00%) JUnit
6 3 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (32.50%) Banking
2 12 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Developer
2 23 (57.50%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Android Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) PHP Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Java Android Developer
8 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Business Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (2.50%) IT Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Java Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) SOAP
2 25 (62.50%) XML
3 21 (52.50%) Spring
4 16 (40.00%) Web Services
5 13 (32.50%) Java EE
6 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 12 (30.00%) JAX-RS
6 12 (30.00%) JAX-WS
6 12 (30.00%) Middleware
7 11 (27.50%) LAMP
7 11 (27.50%) WSDL
8 8 (20.00%) JSON
9 3 (7.50%) Android SDK
9 3 (7.50%) Apache Thrift
9 3 (7.50%) CSS
9 3 (7.50%) HTML
9 3 (7.50%) iOS SDK
9 3 (7.50%) Laravel
9 3 (7.50%) Phalcon
10 2 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Linux Command Line
1 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.00%) Fintech
4 2 (5.00%) iPad
4 2 (5.00%) iPhone
4 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Android
3 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
4 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) TDD
3 10 (25.00%) MVC
4 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (17.50%) BDD
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.50%) Scrum
5 7 (17.50%) SDLC
5 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (12.50%) SOA
7 4 (10.00%) Android Development
7 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) OO
8 3 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (7.50%) OWASP
8 3 (7.50%) Service Management
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (5.00%) Functional Testing
9 2 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) PHP
3 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Zend
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat