The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / South East
Rank 94 149 153
Rank change year-on-year +55 +4  
Permanent jobs citing REST 442 408 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.97% 2.12% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.49% 5.56% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 363 355 357
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.52% -7.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5903 7339 7792
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.60% 38.07% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5104 6555 6761
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

REST
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for REST in the South East

REST
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in the South East

REST
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Hampshire +65 106 £45,000 - 18
Surrey +57 97 £52,500 +10.52% 6
Berkshire +48 95 £52,500 +5.00% 14
West Sussex -18 54 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Oxfordshire +21 45 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Buckinghamshire +24 18 £47,500 +17.28% 2
Kent +23 13 £38,750 +29.16% 1
East Sussex -7 10 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Middlesex +12 7 - -
Isle of Wight - 3 £32,500 -
Sussex - 1 - - 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 South East region with a requirement for REST.

1 499 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (49.55%) Web Services
3 432 (48.98%) JavaScript
4 417 (47.28%) HTML
5 375 (42.52%) Java
6 367 (41.61%) CSS
7 349 (39.57%) SOAP
8 330 (37.41%) .NET
9 329 (37.30%) SQL
10 324 (36.73%) C#
11 287 (32.54%) MVC
12 255 (28.91%) XML
13 241 (27.32%) AngularJS
14 228 (25.85%) Software Engineering
15 224 (25.40%) SQL Server
16 222 (25.17%) Microsoft
17 215 (24.38%) TDD
17 215 (24.38%) JSON
18 198 (22.45%) ASP.NET
19 195 (22.11%) Spring
20 185 (20.98%) Degree
21 180 (20.41%) Git (software)
21 180 (20.41%) HTML5
22 163 (18.48%) ASP.NET Web API
23 159 (18.03%) Scrum
24 158 (17.91%) jQuery
24 158 (17.91%) Web Development
25 155 (17.57%) Linux
26 136 (15.42%) Oracle
27 126 (14.29%) .NET Framework

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 69 (7.82%) JBoss
2 56 (6.35%) Apache
2 56 (6.35%) IIS
3 45 (5.10%) CMS
4 43 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 39 (4.42%) NServiceBus
6 34 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 32 (3.63%) Elasticsearch
8 29 (3.29%) SharePoint
9 22 (2.49%) WordPress
10 21 (2.38%) Confluence
11 20 (2.27%) Apache Spark
12 19 (2.15%) Drupal
13 18 (2.04%) WebSphere
14 10 (1.13%) nginx
15 9 (1.02%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.79%) EPiServer
17 6 (0.68%) Jetty
18 5 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
18 5 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 56 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.25%) MS Office
3 4 (0.45%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (1.47%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (1.36%) Magento
4 11 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.45%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.23%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 120 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (12.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (3.85%) Office 365
4 23 (2.61%) GitHub
5 22 (2.49%) SaaS
6 12 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.36%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.79%) Asana
8 6 (0.68%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (0.68%) Google App Engine
8 6 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (0.57%) Force.com
9 5 (0.57%) PaaS
10 3 (0.34%) IaaS
10 3 (0.34%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.34%) TestFlight
11 1 (0.11%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 73 (8.28%) HTTP
2 22 (2.49%) Internet
3 20 (2.27%) Firewall
4 15 (1.70%) FTP
5 11 (1.25%) DNS
6 8 (0.91%) SSL
7 5 (0.57%) BGP
7 5 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (0.57%) EIGRP
7 5 (0.57%) HSRP
7 5 (0.57%) IPsec
7 5 (0.57%) Multicast
7 5 (0.57%) NX-OS
7 5 (0.57%) OSPF
7 5 (0.57%) SMTP
7 5 (0.57%) VLAN
7 5 (0.57%) VPN
7 5 (0.57%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 91 (10.32%) NoSQL
3 87 (9.86%) MySQL
4 67 (7.60%) Big Data
5 63 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 55 (6.24%) Apache Cassandra
6 55 (6.24%) Azure SQL Database
7 49 (5.56%) Redis
8 48 (5.44%) MongoDB
9 34 (3.85%) CouchDB
9 34 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
10 30 (3.40%) Couchbase
11 28 (3.17%) Hadoop
12 22 (2.49%) Event Store
12 22 (2.49%) RavenDB
13 20 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (2.15%) Oracle Database
15 18 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (1.36%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 180 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 73 (8.28%) Subversion
3 66 (7.48%) JIRA
3 66 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 65 (7.37%) Jenkins
4 65 (7.37%) TeamCity
5 61 (6.92%) Maven
6 57 (6.46%) Selenium
7 50 (5.67%) Visual Studio
8 48 (5.44%) Eclipse
9 36 (4.08%) JUnit
10 31 (3.51%) Grunt
10 31 (3.51%) IntelliJ
11 29 (3.29%) Bower
12 28 (3.17%) gulp
13 25 (2.83%) Gradle
13 25 (2.83%) SpecFlow
14 24 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
15 23 (2.61%) JMeter
15 23 (2.61%) NetBeans
General
1 121 (13.72%) Finance
2 22 (2.49%) Marketing
3 20 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 19 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.93%) Electronics
5 17 (1.93%) Games
6 15 (1.70%) Advertising
7 14 (1.59%) Retail
8 13 (1.47%) Banking
9 10 (1.13%) Publishing
10 9 (1.02%) Legal
11 5 (0.57%) Military
12 3 (0.34%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.23%) Back Office
13 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.11%) Local Government
14 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 640 (72.56%) Developer
2 195 (22.11%) Java Developer
3 154 (17.46%) .NET Developer
4 130 (14.74%) C# Developer
5 128 (14.51%) Senior Developer
6 105 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 89 (10.09%) Software Developer
8 86 (9.75%) JavaScript Developer
9 85 (9.64%) Web Developer
10 65 (7.37%) Architect
11 57 (6.46%) Software Engineer
12 52 (5.90%) ASP.NET Developer
13 48 (5.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 48 (5.44%) PHP Developer
14 44 (4.99%) Java Engineer
15 43 (4.88%) HTML Developer
16 42 (4.76%) SQL Developer
17 39 (4.42%) Senior C# Developer
18 37 (4.20%) Senior .NET Developer
18 37 (4.20%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (49.55%) Web Services
2 417 (47.28%) HTML
3 367 (41.61%) CSS
4 349 (39.57%) SOAP
5 330 (37.41%) .NET
6 255 (28.91%) XML
7 241 (27.32%) AngularJS
8 215 (24.38%) JSON
9 198 (22.45%) ASP.NET
10 195 (22.11%) Spring
11 180 (20.41%) HTML5
12 163 (18.48%) ASP.NET Web API
13 158 (17.91%) jQuery
14 126 (14.29%) .NET Framework
15 117 (13.27%) WCF
16 116 (13.15%) ASP.NET MVC
17 113 (12.81%) Entity Framework
18 108 (12.24%) Ajax
19 80 (9.07%) CSS3
20 79 (8.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 110 (12.47%) Computer Science
2 92 (10.43%) User Experience
3 63 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 53 (6.01%) Blog
5 37 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.61%) Algorithms
8 21 (2.38%) Social Media
9 16 (1.81%) Fintech
10 15 (1.70%) Virtual Team
11 12 (1.36%) Life Science
12 7 (0.79%) Cloud Native
12 7 (0.79%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.79%) W3C
13 6 (0.68%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.68%) Smart Home
14 5 (0.57%) Internet of Things
14 5 (0.57%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.57%) Replication
14 5 (0.57%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 155 (17.57%) Linux
2 122 (13.83%) Windows
3 43 (4.88%) Unix
4 41 (4.65%) Windows Server
5 36 (4.08%) Android
6 25 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (2.49%) Apple iOS
8 15 (1.70%) Solaris
9 5 (0.57%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.57%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.45%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.23%) Tizen
12 2 (0.23%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (32.54%) MVC
3 228 (25.85%) Software Engineering
4 215 (24.38%) TDD
5 159 (18.03%) Scrum
6 158 (17.91%) Web Development
7 115 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 99 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
9 92 (10.43%) OO
10 91 (10.32%) SOA
11 90 (10.20%) SOLID
12 80 (9.07%) DevOps
13 73 (8.28%) Automated Testing
14 63 (7.14%) Microservices
14 63 (7.14%) Open Source
15 55 (6.24%) Performance Tuning
16 54 (6.12%) Domain-Driven Design
17 53 (6.01%) Front End Development
18 50 (5.67%) E-Commerce
19 49 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 432 (48.98%) JavaScript
2 375 (42.52%) Java
3 329 (37.30%) SQL
4 324 (36.73%) C#
5 101 (11.45%) T-SQL
6 97 (11.00%) Python
7 77 (8.73%) PHP
8 42 (4.76%) C++
8 42 (4.76%) Scala
9 39 (4.42%) Ruby
9 39 (4.42%) TypeScript
10 32 (3.63%) PowerShell
11 25 (2.83%) Bash Shell
12 23 (2.61%) Perl
12 23 (2.61%) VB.NET
13 20 (2.27%) Groovy
14 19 (2.15%) C
15 18 (2.04%) PL/SQL
16 10 (1.13%) XAML
17 9 (1.02%) ES6
Qualifications
1 185 (20.98%) Degree
2 40 (4.54%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 28 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.47%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.57%) CCNP
6 5 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.57%) ISEB
7 4 (0.45%) MCITP
7 4 (0.45%) MCSA
7 4 (0.45%) MCTS
8 3 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.11%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.11%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.72%) QA
2 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.11%) SEPA
System Software
1 53 (6.01%) Docker
2 15 (1.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 12 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.91%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.34%) HDFS
6 3 (0.34%) KVM
6 3 (0.34%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.23%) Firmware
7 2 (0.23%) vSphere
8 1 (0.11%) iptables
8 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 42 (4.76%) Puppet
2 28 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.47%) Ansible
4 12 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.91%) HP SiteScope
5 8 (0.91%) Perfmon
6 4 (0.45%) Kibana
7 3 (0.34%) Ambari
7 3 (0.34%) Capistrano
7 3 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.11%) Control-M
8 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.11%) logstash
8 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 222 (25.17%) Microsoft
2 136 (15.42%) Oracle
3 32 (3.63%) Zend
4 29 (3.29%) HP
5 26 (2.95%) IBM
5 26 (2.95%) SAP
5 26 (2.95%) VMware
6 19 (2.15%) Google
7 14 (1.59%) TIBCO
7 14 (1.59%) Xamarin
8 13 (1.47%) Perforce
8 13 (1.47%) Talend
9 11 (1.25%) BEA
10 9 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.91%) F5
11 8 (0.91%) Riverbed
11 8 (0.91%) SOASTA, Inc
12 7 (0.79%) PayPal
13 6 (0.68%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.68%) Sage
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable basic salary and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + flexi working,pen,26 hols
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + comprehendsive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum +Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £46,000 to £56,000 per annum + 7.5% bonus + 29 days holiday + pen
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Premier Media
Posted: 19 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago