Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 85 96
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 +3
Permanent jobs citing REST 10 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.87% 1.77% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 4.50% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 14
South Yorkshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.95% -2.89% +15.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £32,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,250 £54,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -18.00% +17.65% +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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 472 511 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 40.94% 39.37% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 415 463 501
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in South Yorkshire

REST
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for REST in South Yorkshire

REST
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in South Yorkshire

REST
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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
Sheffield -8 7 £27,500 -35.29%
Doncaster +5 2 £58,750 +46.88%
REST
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) Maven
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) JUnit
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) Apache Camel
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) J2EE
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) WSDL
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) JMS
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) LAMP
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 3 (30.00%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) SOLID
5 3 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (30.00%) Cucumber

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (20.00%) Jetty
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JUnit
1 5 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Ant
3 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Gradle
3 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (20.00%) Mockito
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) JSON
2 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
3 5 (50.00%) Apache Camel
4 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 3 (30.00%) JMS
4 3 (30.00%) LAMP
4 3 (30.00%) RESTful
4 3 (30.00%) WSDL
5 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (20.00%) Apache CXF
5 2 (20.00%) Java EE
5 2 (20.00%) JAXB
5 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
5 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (20.00%) Spring Boot
6 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (10.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (10.00%) Fintech
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) SOLID
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) API Development
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Microservices
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) ANSI SQL
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle