Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

REST Assured
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 800 709 846
Rank change year-on-year -91 +137 +148
Permanent jobs citing REST Assured 280 62 191
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.097% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.10% 0.47% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 131 44 128
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,375 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £39,365
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -21.74%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,938 £62,813
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,375 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +20.69% -17.14%

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 25,502 13,199 24,205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.65% 20.69% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15,449 10,994 19,208
10th Percentile £37,250 £35,075 £33,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for REST Assured in the UK

REST Assured
Top 17 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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -136 184 £55,000 +4.76% 33
UK excluding London -64 160 £52,500 - 18
London -151 103 £55,000 +4.76% 18
Scotland +12 79 £65,000 +65.32% 3
North of England -87 35 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Work from Home -183 33 £47,500 -5.00% 6
North West -74 20 £47,500 +18.75% 4
South East -110 15 £55,000 +2.33% 5
Midlands -86 13 £52,500 -
North East - 12 - - 1
West Midlands - 9 £52,500 -
Northern Ireland -30 5 - -
South West -44 5 £36,171 -31.10% 3
East Midlands -61 4 - -
East of England - 4 £53,750 -
Wales - 4 £45,315 - 1
Yorkshire -71 3 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 261 (93.21%) Java
2 254 (90.71%) Test Automation
3 195 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
4 144 (51.43%) Postman
5 143 (51.07%) Selenium
6 140 (50.00%) BDD
7 139 (49.64%) JMeter
8 133 (47.50%) QA
9 126 (45.00%) Git (software)
10 122 (43.57%) Cucumber
11 105 (37.50%) RESTful
12 100 (35.71%) Performance Testing
13 98 (35.00%) Security Cleared
14 93 (33.21%) Integration Testing
15 88 (31.43%) JIRA
16 84 (30.00%) SC Cleared
17 77 (27.50%) Jenkins
18 72 (25.71%) Newman
19 67 (23.93%) Maven
20 65 (23.21%) CI/CD
21 63 (22.50%) QA Automation
22 62 (22.14%) Social Skills
23 57 (20.36%) REST
24 55 (19.64%) DevOps
25 54 (19.29%) Web Services
25 54 (19.29%) Scrum
26 53 (18.93%) API Testing
27 52 (18.57%) AWS
28 51 (18.21%) SoapUI
29 47 (16.79%) Continuous Integration

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 30 (10.71%) Confluence
2 8 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Chatbot
2 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 52 (18.57%) AWS
2 38 (13.57%) Azure
3 23 (8.21%) GitHub
4 11 (3.93%) Serverless
5 10 (3.57%) BlazeMeter
6 8 (2.86%) Azure Service Bus
7 7 (2.50%) SaaS
8 6 (2.14%) GCP
9 5 (1.79%) Amazon Alexa
9 5 (1.79%) BrowserStack
9 5 (1.79%) Microsoft 365
10 4 (1.43%) AWS CodePipeline
10 4 (1.43%) Azure Functions
10 4 (1.43%) CloudBees
10 4 (1.43%) IBM Cloud
10 4 (1.43%) Tricentis Tosca
11 3 (1.07%) Sauce Labs
12 2 (0.71%) Bitrise
12 2 (0.71%) Trello
13 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.14%) HTTP
2 5 (1.79%) SMS
3 3 (1.07%) Internet
4 2 (0.71%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.07%) Relational Database
2 12 (4.29%) Oracle Database
2 12 (4.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (3.93%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.21%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.79%) Hazelcast
7 5 (1.79%) MySQL
7 5 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.43%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.43%) Redis
9 3 (1.07%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.36%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.36%) Big Data
10 1 (0.36%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.36%) GIS
10 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.36%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 144 (51.43%) Postman
2 143 (51.07%) Selenium
3 139 (49.64%) JMeter
4 126 (45.00%) Git (software)
5 122 (43.57%) Cucumber
6 88 (31.43%) JIRA
7 77 (27.50%) Jenkins
8 72 (25.71%) Newman
9 67 (23.93%) Maven
10 51 (18.21%) SoapUI
11 39 (13.93%) WebDriver
12 34 (12.14%) Appium
12 34 (12.14%) JUnit
13 32 (11.43%) Cypress.io
14 26 (9.29%) Bugzilla
15 24 (8.57%) TestNG
16 22 (7.86%) GitLab
17 15 (5.36%) LoadRunner
18 14 (5.00%) TeamCity
19 13 (4.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 62 (22.14%) Social Skills
2 39 (13.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 32 (11.43%) Finance
4 18 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.00%) Public Sector
6 9 (3.21%) Advertising
7 7 (2.50%) Banking
7 7 (2.50%) Retail
8 6 (2.14%) Legal
9 4 (1.43%) Influencing Skills
9 4 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.43%) Retail Finance
10 2 (0.71%) Marketing
10 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.36%) Games
11 1 (0.36%) Law
11 1 (0.36%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 87 (31.07%) Analyst
2 86 (30.71%) Test Analyst
3 83 (29.64%) Automation Test Analyst
4 62 (22.14%) Tester
5 59 (21.07%) Automation Tester
6 38 (13.57%) QA Engineer
6 38 (13.57%) Test Engineer
7 30 (10.71%) Automation Engineer
8 24 (8.57%) Test Automation Engineer
9 20 (7.14%) Developer
10 18 (6.43%) QA Automation Engineer
11 15 (5.36%) QA Tester
12 12 (4.29%) Java Developer
12 12 (4.29%) QA Automation Tester
13 11 (3.93%) QA Analyst
13 11 (3.93%) QA Test Analyst
14 9 (3.21%) Architect
14 9 (3.21%) Developer in Test
14 9 (3.21%) QA Automation Analyst
15 8 (2.86%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (37.50%) RESTful
2 57 (20.36%) REST
3 54 (19.29%) Web Services
4 40 (14.29%) SOAP
5 38 (13.57%) Spring
6 28 (10.00%) WireMock
7 24 (8.57%) Gherkin
8 22 (7.86%) Spring Boot
9 15 (5.36%) Hibernate
9 15 (5.36%) Kafka
10 12 (4.29%) Middleware
10 12 (4.29%) WebdriverIO
11 10 (3.57%) JSON
12 9 (3.21%) Node.js
13 8 (2.86%) React
13 8 (2.86%) XML
14 7 (2.50%) AngularJS
15 6 (2.14%) AssertJ
15 6 (2.14%) JPA
16 5 (1.79%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 11 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 8 (2.86%) User Experience
4 6 (2.14%) iPhone
5 5 (1.79%) Cyber Defence
5 5 (1.79%) Cyberattack
5 5 (1.79%) Legacy Code
6 4 (1.43%) Biotechnology
6 4 (1.43%) Blog
6 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.43%) Legacy Systems
6 4 (1.43%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.43%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.71%) NHS
8 2 (0.71%) Social Media
9 1 (0.36%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.36%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.36%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.64%) Android
2 22 (7.86%) Apple iOS
3 15 (5.36%) Windows
4 4 (1.43%) Linux
5 3 (1.07%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (90.71%) Test Automation
2 195 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (50.00%) BDD
4 100 (35.71%) Performance Testing
5 93 (33.21%) Integration Testing
6 65 (23.21%) CI/CD
7 63 (22.50%) QA Automation
8 55 (19.64%) DevOps
9 54 (19.29%) Scrum
10 53 (18.93%) API Testing
11 47 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (15.36%) Defect Management
13 38 (13.57%) Software Testing
14 36 (12.86%) Microservices
15 35 (12.50%) SDET
16 34 (12.14%) TDD
17 32 (11.43%) SDLC
18 31 (11.07%) Waterfall
19 30 (10.71%) Manual Testing
20 29 (10.36%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 261 (93.21%) Java
2 46 (16.43%) JavaScript
3 43 (15.36%) Python
4 32 (11.43%) SQL
5 27 (9.64%) C#
6 17 (6.07%) TypeScript
7 12 (4.29%) C
8 11 (3.93%) Java 8
9 10 (3.57%) Java 11
9 10 (3.57%) Kotlin
10 7 (2.50%) Groovy
11 5 (1.79%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.79%) Scala
11 5 (1.79%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.79%) VBScript
12 1 (0.36%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.36%) Bash
Qualifications
1 98 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 84 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.29%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.79%) Degree
5 5 (1.79%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.36%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (47.50%) QA
2 14 (5.00%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.36%) GDPR
3 1 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (8.57%) Docker
2 5 (1.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (8.93%) HP ALM
2 12 (4.29%) Kubernetes
3 8 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.43%) Consul
5 2 (0.71%) Kibana
6 1 (0.36%) Grafana
6 1 (0.36%) logstash
6 1 (0.36%) Nessus
6 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (12.14%) HP
2 20 (7.14%) Oracle
3 16 (5.71%) Cognizant
4 6 (2.14%) Google
5 5 (1.79%) IBM
5 5 (1.79%) Perfecto Mobile
5 5 (1.79%) Splunk
6 4 (1.43%) Apple
6 4 (1.43%) Checkmarx
6 4 (1.43%) Delphix
6 4 (1.43%) Dynatrace
6 4 (1.43%) Parasoft
6 4 (1.43%) VMware
7 2 (0.71%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.36%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.36%) SAP
8 1 (0.36%) Veracode