Period
to 22 October 2017

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 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 149 138
Rank change year-on-year +57 -11 +91
Permanent jobs citing REST 942 793 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.27% 2.25% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.83% 5.83% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 780 738 826
South East median annual salary £50,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.22% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12034 13607 15982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.74% 38.68% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10421 12001 13897
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +6.63%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 22 October 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 6 months to 22 October 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +80 379 £55,000 +10.00% 27
Berkshire +65 210 £57,500 +15.00% 15
Hampshire +15 151 £40,658 +0.39% 8
West Sussex +8 138 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Surrey -1 125 £55,000 +15.79% 7
Oxfordshire +65 104 £53,750 +7.50% 10
East Sussex +35 79 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Buckinghamshire +21 66 £50,000 - 2
Kent +21 41 £45,000 - 4
Sussex - 14 £67,500 -
Home Counties - 1 £47,500 -
REST
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 552 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
2 544 (57.75%) JavaScript
3 421 (44.69%) Java
4 394 (41.83%) HTML
5 391 (41.51%) CSS
6 384 (40.76%) SQL
7 356 (37.79%) SOAP
8 339 (35.99%) C#
9 330 (35.03%) Web Services
10 328 (34.82%) AngularJS
11 303 (32.17%) .NET
12 302 (32.06%) MVC
13 296 (31.42%) JSON
14 286 (30.36%) Scrum
15 250 (26.54%) XML
16 210 (22.29%) SQL Server
17 200 (21.23%) Spring
18 199 (21.13%) HTML5
19 195 (20.70%) Git (software)
20 192 (20.38%) jQuery
21 191 (20.28%) ASP.NET
22 188 (19.96%) Continuous Integration
23 185 (19.64%) Degree
24 170 (18.05%) TDD
24 170 (18.05%) Microservices
25 163 (17.30%) Software Engineering
26 162 (17.20%) Web Development
27 149 (15.82%) Finance
28 147 (15.61%) Ajax
29 146 (15.50%) Amazon AWS

REST
Co-occurring 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 65 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 45 (4.78%) WebLogic
3 43 (4.56%) Confluence
4 37 (3.93%) CMS
5 34 (3.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 30 (3.18%) Apache Spark
7 29 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
8 22 (2.34%) IIS
8 22 (2.34%) Umbraco
9 21 (2.23%) SharePoint
10 20 (2.12%) Apache
11 19 (2.02%) JBoss
12 15 (1.59%) WebSphere
13 12 (1.27%) OpenStack
13 12 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
14 10 (1.06%) Jetty
14 10 (1.06%) SugarCRM
15 8 (0.85%) Apache Solr
15 8 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.74%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 20 (2.12%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.21%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 146 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (11.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (9.98%) SaaS
4 32 (3.40%) GitHub
5 16 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.49%) Office 365
7 13 (1.38%) OpenShift
8 12 (1.27%) npm
9 8 (0.85%) Slack
10 6 (0.64%) Force.com
11 5 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.42%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (0.42%) Azure Machine Learning
13 3 (0.32%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.32%) Boomi
13 3 (0.32%) PaaS
13 3 (0.32%) Serverless
14 2 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.20%) Internet
2 40 (4.25%) HTTP
3 17 (1.80%) Firewall
4 16 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (1.70%) ZigBee
5 12 (1.27%) LAN
5 12 (1.27%) WAN
6 9 (0.96%) SSL
7 8 (0.85%) Intranet
7 8 (0.85%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.74%) DNS
8 7 (0.74%) FTP
9 6 (0.64%) SAN
10 4 (0.42%) BGP
10 4 (0.42%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.42%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (0.42%) NAS
10 4 (0.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (22.29%) SQL Server
2 127 (13.48%) Relational Database
3 88 (9.34%) NoSQL
4 80 (8.49%) MySQL
5 57 (6.05%) Oracle Database
6 53 (5.63%) MongoDB
7 45 (4.78%) RDBMS
8 29 (3.08%) Big Data
9 25 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (2.55%) Redis
11 22 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (2.12%) Oracle Database 10g
12 20 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
12 20 (2.12%) Oracle Database 12c
13 19 (2.02%) Hadoop
14 16 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 14 (1.49%) PowerCenter
17 13 (1.38%) HBase
18 8 (0.85%) GIS
Development Applications
1 195 (20.70%) Git (software)
2 92 (9.77%) Jenkins
3 88 (9.34%) JIRA
4 80 (8.49%) Maven
5 67 (7.11%) Subversion
6 65 (6.90%) Selenium
7 57 (6.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 56 (5.94%) JUnit
9 38 (4.03%) Eclipse
10 34 (3.61%) gulp
11 32 (3.40%) IntelliJ
12 30 (3.18%) Jasmine
13 23 (2.44%) Grunt
13 23 (2.44%) Visual Studio
14 22 (2.34%) Cucumber
14 22 (2.34%) Protractor
15 19 (2.02%) Bitbucket
15 19 (2.02%) TeamCity
16 17 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
16 17 (1.80%) WebDriver
General
1 149 (15.82%) Finance
2 79 (8.39%) Marketing
3 65 (6.90%) Electronics
3 65 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 49 (5.20%) Manufacturing
5 31 (3.29%) Front Office
5 31 (3.29%) German Language
6 22 (2.34%) Publishing
6 22 (2.34%) Retail
7 9 (0.96%) Automotive
7 9 (0.96%) Banking
8 7 (0.74%) Legal
9 5 (0.53%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.42%) Games
10 4 (0.42%) Local Government
11 3 (0.32%) Advertising
12 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.11%) Billing
13 1 (0.11%) Law
13 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 629 (66.77%) Developer
2 207 (21.97%) Java Developer
3 143 (15.18%) Senior Developer
4 141 (14.97%) .NET Developer
5 136 (14.44%) C# Developer
6 92 (9.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 90 (9.55%) Software Developer
8 87 (9.24%) Architect
9 84 (8.92%) Senior Java Developer
10 82 (8.70%) Software Engineer
11 67 (7.11%) JavaScript Developer
12 54 (5.73%) Web Developer
13 53 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
13 53 (5.63%) Full Stack Developer
14 50 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 46 (4.88%) Agile Developer
16 45 (4.78%) ASP.NET Developer
17 44 (4.67%) Angular Developer
18 41 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 40 (4.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (41.83%) HTML
2 391 (41.51%) CSS
3 356 (37.79%) SOAP
4 330 (35.03%) Web Services
5 328 (34.82%) AngularJS
6 303 (32.17%) .NET
7 296 (31.42%) JSON
8 250 (26.54%) XML
9 200 (21.23%) Spring
10 199 (21.13%) HTML5
11 192 (20.38%) jQuery
12 191 (20.28%) ASP.NET
13 147 (15.61%) Ajax
14 141 (14.97%) ASP.NET Web API
15 125 (13.27%) React
16 123 (13.06%) CSS3
17 121 (12.85%) WCF
18 103 (10.93%) Hibernate
19 97 (10.30%) .NET Framework
19 97 (10.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 131 (13.91%) Computer Science
2 62 (6.58%) User Experience
3 55 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (4.99%) Mobile App
5 41 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
7 24 (2.55%) Fintech
8 16 (1.70%) Smart Home
9 14 (1.49%) W3C
10 13 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (1.27%) Data Centre
12 11 (1.17%) Algorithms
12 11 (1.17%) iPad
13 10 (1.06%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.06%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (0.74%) Management Information System
16 6 (0.64%) Cloud Native
16 6 (0.64%) Social Media
17 5 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 125 (13.27%) Linux
2 106 (11.25%) Windows
3 59 (6.26%) Unix
4 49 (5.20%) Apple iOS
5 39 (4.14%) Android
6 16 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.27%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (0.53%) AIX
9 5 (0.53%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.53%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.32%) CentOS
11 3 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.11%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 552 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (32.06%) MVC
3 286 (30.36%) Scrum
4 188 (19.96%) Continuous Integration
5 170 (18.05%) Microservices
5 170 (18.05%) TDD
6 163 (17.30%) Software Engineering
7 162 (17.20%) Web Development
8 136 (14.44%) SOA
9 126 (13.38%) Test Automation
10 111 (11.78%) OO
11 109 (11.57%) SDLC
12 93 (9.87%) Business Intelligence
13 74 (7.86%) Front End Development
14 68 (7.22%) DevOps
15 67 (7.11%) E-Commerce
16 64 (6.79%) BDD
17 63 (6.69%) Continuous Delivery
17 63 (6.69%) Mentoring
17 63 (6.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 544 (57.75%) JavaScript
2 421 (44.69%) Java
3 384 (40.76%) SQL
4 339 (35.99%) C#
5 90 (9.55%) Python
6 69 (7.32%) T-SQL
7 66 (7.01%) Scala
8 65 (6.90%) PHP
9 63 (6.69%) C++
10 49 (5.20%) TypeScript
11 48 (5.10%) Ruby
12 40 (4.25%) C
13 36 (3.82%) PL/SQL
14 33 (3.50%) Groovy
15 30 (3.18%) PowerShell
16 24 (2.55%) R
17 22 (2.34%) VB.NET
18 16 (1.70%) ES6
19 15 (1.59%) Apex Code
20 13 (1.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 185 (19.64%) Degree
2 87 (9.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.27%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.06%) ISEB
6 8 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.85%) MCSD
7 6 (0.64%) Novell Certification
8 5 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.42%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.11%) CCNP
10 1 (0.11%) CEH
10 1 (0.11%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.11%) CISSP
10 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.11%) PMP
10 1 (0.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.05%) QA
2 8 (0.85%) ISO 9001
2 8 (0.85%) SLA
3 2 (0.21%) TickIT
3 2 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 77 (8.17%) Docker
2 18 (1.91%) HDFS
3 16 (1.70%) Firmware
4 11 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.32%) vSphere
8 2 (0.21%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.11%) ACF2
9 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.11%) RACF
Systems Management
1 30 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (2.97%) Puppet
3 14 (1.49%) Terraform
4 11 (1.17%) Ansible
5 6 (0.64%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (0.42%) Nagios
7 4 (0.42%) Packer
8 3 (0.32%) Salt
9 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.21%) rkt
9 2 (0.21%) SCCM
9 2 (0.21%) SCOM
9 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.11%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.11%) WMI
10 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 116 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 103 (10.93%) Oracle
3 59 (6.26%) SAP
4 40 (4.25%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (3.29%) IBM
6 22 (2.34%) Xamarin
7 17 (1.80%) AppDynamics
7 17 (1.80%) HP
8 15 (1.59%) Splunk
9 14 (1.49%) Google
9 14 (1.49%) Informatica
10 13 (1.38%) Red Hat
10 13 (1.38%) VMware
11 12 (1.27%) TIBCO
12 11 (1.17%) hybris
13 9 (0.96%) ServiceNow
14 8 (0.85%) BEA
14 8 (0.85%) MuleSoft
15 7 (0.74%) Apple
16 6 (0.64%) webMethods