Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for REST Assured skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST Assured over the 6 months to 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

REST Assured
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 716 729 962
Rank change year-on-year +13 +233 +184
Permanent jobs citing REST Assured 276 82 144
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.16% 0.59% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 139 62 121
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,375 £34,378
25th Percentile £45,000 £40,253 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +6.98%
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -6.98% -9.47%

REST Assured is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 23,710 13,944 28,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.03% 19.91% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15,331 11,300 22,521
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

REST Assured
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing REST Assured as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for REST Assured in the UK

REST Assured
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing REST Assured.

Salary trend for REST Assured in the UK

REST Assured
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST Assured over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for REST Assured in the UK

REST Assured
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST Assured within the UK over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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
England -54 170 £55,000 +10.00% 32
UK excluding London -17 150 £47,500 +18.75% 29
London -50 103 £57,500 +15.00% 10
Scotland -10 62 £40,000 - 5
Work from Home -233 25 £46,250 -1.07% 7
Midlands -61 23 - - 4
East Midlands -32 21 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 21 - - 2
South East -53 19 £55,000 - 5
North of England -60 13 £45,000 +20.00% 6
North West -20 11 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South West -65 8 £47,500 - 4
East of England -42 2 £34,500 -10.97% 3
West Midlands -76 2 - - 3
Wales - 2 £43,815 -
North East - 2 - - 3

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, IT jobs citing REST Assured 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 with a requirement for REST Assured.

1 260 (94.20%) Test Automation
2 254 (92.03%) Java
3 224 (81.16%) Agile Software Development
4 216 (78.26%) BDD
5 199 (72.10%) QA
6 176 (63.77%) Postman
7 158 (57.25%) JMeter
8 155 (56.16%) Git (software)
9 145 (52.54%) Security Cleared
10 143 (51.81%) API Testing
11 139 (50.36%) SC Cleared
12 136 (49.28%) Performance Testing
13 131 (47.46%) RESTful
14 126 (45.65%) Integration Testing
15 119 (43.12%) Newman
16 117 (42.39%) Selenium
17 101 (36.59%) Cucumber
18 57 (20.65%) REST
19 51 (18.48%) SoapUI
19 51 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
19 51 (18.48%) QA Automation
20 49 (17.75%) SDET
21 44 (15.94%) Jenkins
22 43 (15.58%) Gherkin
22 43 (15.58%) JIRA
22 43 (15.58%) SQL
23 36 (13.04%) ISTQB
24 35 (12.68%) Software Testing
24 35 (12.68%) Python
24 35 (12.68%) DevOps

REST Assured
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 14 (5.07%) Confluence
2 8 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.09%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.72%) CMS
5 1 (0.36%) Drupal
5 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.68%) AWS
2 21 (7.61%) Azure
3 11 (3.99%) SaaS
4 8 (2.90%) BlazeMeter
5 5 (1.81%) GitHub
6 4 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.09%) BrowserStack
7 3 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.72%) Amazon EKS
8 2 (0.72%) GCP
8 2 (0.72%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.72%) Tricentis Tosca
8 2 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.99%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) Broadband
2 1 (0.36%) DSL
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.99%) Big Data
1 11 (3.99%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.62%) MongoDB
3 8 (2.90%) Hadoop
3 8 (2.90%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.72%) GIS
6 2 (0.72%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) DB2
7 1 (0.36%) MySQL
7 1 (0.36%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 176 (63.77%) Postman
2 158 (57.25%) JMeter
3 155 (56.16%) Git (software)
4 119 (43.12%) Newman
5 117 (42.39%) Selenium
6 101 (36.59%) Cucumber
7 51 (18.48%) SoapUI
8 44 (15.94%) Jenkins
9 43 (15.58%) JIRA
10 30 (10.87%) WebDriver
11 26 (9.42%) JUnit
12 21 (7.61%) Maven
13 15 (5.43%) Serenity BDD
14 14 (5.07%) TestNG
15 13 (4.71%) Cypress.io
16 11 (3.99%) GitLab
16 11 (3.99%) LoadRunner
17 10 (3.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 9 (3.26%) Gradle
19 8 (2.90%) eggPlant
General
1 31 (11.23%) Finance
1 31 (11.23%) Social Skills
2 14 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 10 (3.62%) Advertising
4 10 (3.62%) Public Sector
5 5 (1.81%) Influencing Skills
5 5 (1.81%) Retail
6 4 (1.45%) Banking
7 3 (1.09%) Electronics
7 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.09%) Marketing
7 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 122 (44.20%) Analyst
1 122 (44.20%) Test Analyst
2 121 (43.84%) Automation Test Analyst
3 45 (16.30%) QA Engineer
4 38 (13.77%) Automation Engineer
5 30 (10.87%) Test Engineer
6 27 (9.78%) QA Automation Engineer
7 23 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
8 22 (7.97%) Tester
9 17 (6.16%) Automation Tester
10 16 (5.80%) Senior Automation Engineer
10 16 (5.80%) Test Leader
11 10 (3.62%) Java Engineer
12 9 (3.26%) Automation Test Lead
13 8 (2.90%) Developer
13 8 (2.90%) Senior Java Engineer
13 8 (2.90%) Senior Test Engineer
14 7 (2.54%) Developer in Test
15 6 (2.17%) Senior QA Engineer
15 6 (2.17%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (47.46%) RESTful
2 57 (20.65%) REST
3 43 (15.58%) Gherkin
4 28 (10.14%) Web Services
5 26 (9.42%) SOAP
6 15 (5.43%) JSON
6 15 (5.43%) Spring
6 15 (5.43%) WireMock
7 12 (4.35%) Kafka
7 12 (4.35%) XML
8 11 (3.99%) Middleware
9 8 (2.90%) Apache Thrift
10 7 (2.54%) Spring Boot
11 4 (1.45%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.45%) J2EE
11 4 (1.45%) Java EE
12 3 (1.09%) Elastic Stack
12 3 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (0.72%) Chai
13 2 (0.72%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.90%) Client/Server
1 8 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
1 8 (2.90%) iPad
2 6 (2.17%) iPhone
3 4 (1.45%) NHS
4 2 (0.72%) Biotechnology
4 2 (0.72%) Data Centre
4 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (0.72%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.36%) AS400
5 1 (0.36%) Social Media
5 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.16%) Linux
2 16 (5.80%) Windows
3 11 (3.99%) Unix
4 6 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (94.20%) Test Automation
2 224 (81.16%) Agile Software Development
3 216 (78.26%) BDD
4 143 (51.81%) API Testing
5 136 (49.28%) Performance Testing
6 126 (45.65%) Integration Testing
7 51 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (18.48%) QA Automation
8 49 (17.75%) SDET
9 35 (12.68%) DevOps
9 35 (12.68%) Software Testing
10 27 (9.78%) Scrum
11 22 (7.97%) Test Management
12 21 (7.61%) Case Management
12 21 (7.61%) Coaching
12 21 (7.61%) Non-Functional Testing
12 21 (7.61%) SDLC
13 19 (6.88%) Microservices
13 19 (6.88%) Test Scripting
14 17 (6.16%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 254 (92.03%) Java
2 43 (15.58%) SQL
3 35 (12.68%) Python
4 31 (11.23%) C#
5 23 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 13 (4.71%) C
7 10 (3.62%) Java 8
7 10 (3.62%) VBScript
8 4 (1.45%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.09%) Scala
10 2 (0.72%) Perl
10 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.72%) Ruby
10 2 (0.72%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.72%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.72%) VB
11 1 (0.36%) Go
11 1 (0.36%) PHP
11 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 145 (52.54%) Security Cleared
2 139 (50.36%) SC Cleared
3 36 (13.04%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (3.26%) ISEB
6 8 (2.90%) Degree
7 5 (1.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (72.10%) QA
2 4 (1.45%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.54%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.72%) Ansible
3 2 (0.72%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.72%) Terraform
4 1 (0.36%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (0.36%) Kibana
4 1 (0.36%) Nagios
4 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (6.16%) Oracle
2 10 (3.62%) HP
3 4 (1.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.45%) SAP
4 3 (1.09%) IBM
4 3 (1.09%) New Relic
4 3 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.72%) Splunk
6 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.36%) CA