Period
to 26 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 26 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 37 103 55
Rank change year-on-year +66 -48 -2
Permanent jobs citing REST 84 43 108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.16% 2.05% 4.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.17% 4.98% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63 42 89
Median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +30.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £74,750 £71,125 £70,250
South East median annual salary £58,492 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.98% - -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 638 863 1,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 54.39% 41.08% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 519 770 1,031
Median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £41,250 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £82,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for REST in West Sussex

REST
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for REST in West Sussex

REST
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST in West Sussex over the 6 months to 26 January 2021.

Salary histogram for REST in West Sussex

REST
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 26 January 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
Crawley +17 38 £62,500 -3.85% 2
Gatwick - 17 £60,000 - 1
Chichester - 12 £45,000 - 1
Worthing +2 10 £55,000 - 3
Haywards Heath - 6 £75,000 -
Horsham +10 1 - - 2
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2021, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for REST.

1 59 (70.24%) HTML
1 59 (70.24%) CSS
2 58 (69.05%) JavaScript
3 57 (67.86%) Microservices
4 52 (61.90%) Docker
5 51 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (58.33%) DevOps
7 47 (55.95%) SQL
8 45 (53.57%) C#
8 45 (53.57%) .NET
9 44 (52.38%) Test Automation
9 44 (52.38%) .NET Core
10 43 (51.19%) Kubernetes
10 43 (51.19%) Azure
11 41 (48.81%) HTML5
12 38 (45.24%) React
13 33 (39.29%) Node.js
14 32 (38.10%) Unit Testing
15 28 (33.33%) Degree
15 28 (33.33%) AngularJS
16 26 (30.95%) RabbitMQ
16 26 (30.95%) SQL Server
17 25 (29.76%) Scrum
17 25 (29.76%) CSS3
18 23 (27.38%) Puppet
18 23 (27.38%) Open Source
18 23 (27.38%) Ajax
18 23 (27.38%) CMS
18 23 (27.38%) OOP
18 23 (27.38%) Front End Development

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 23 (27.38%) CMS
2 9 (10.71%) Apache
2 9 (10.71%) JBoss
2 9 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 9 (10.71%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Figma
Cloud Services
1 43 (51.19%) Azure
2 6 (7.14%) AWS
2 6 (7.14%) GCP
2 6 (7.14%) SaaS
3 1 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) HTTP
2 6 (7.14%) SSL
2 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.19%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.05%) MongoDB
3 11 (13.10%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.10%) JIRA
3 9 (10.71%) Eclipse
3 9 (10.71%) IntelliJ
3 9 (10.71%) JUnit
3 9 (10.71%) Selenium
4 6 (7.14%) SonarQube
5 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.19%) Moq
6 1 (1.19%) NUnit
General
1 3 (3.57%) Marketing
2 2 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Electronics
3 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.19%) Retail
3 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (57.14%) Developer
2 21 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 14 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 12 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 11 (13.10%) Software Engineer
6 10 (11.90%) .NET Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Lead Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce Developer
9 7 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
9 7 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
9 7 (8.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 7 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 6 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
10 6 (7.14%) Python Engineer
11 5 (5.95%) Web Developer
12 4 (4.76%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (70.24%) CSS
1 59 (70.24%) HTML
2 45 (53.57%) .NET
3 44 (52.38%) .NET Core
4 41 (48.81%) HTML5
5 38 (45.24%) React
6 33 (39.29%) Node.js
7 28 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 26 (30.95%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (29.76%) CSS3
10 23 (27.38%) Ajax
11 13 (15.48%) Sass
11 13 (15.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (14.29%) Ember.js
13 11 (13.10%) JSON
13 11 (13.10%) LAMP
13 11 (13.10%) Symfony
13 11 (13.10%) Web Services
14 10 (11.90%) SOAP
14 10 (11.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (15.48%) User Experience
2 12 (14.29%) Acoustics
3 3 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.19%) Windows
2 21 (25.00%) Linux
3 9 (10.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.86%) Microservices
2 51 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (58.33%) DevOps
4 44 (52.38%) Test Automation
5 32 (38.10%) Unit Testing
6 25 (29.76%) Scrum
7 23 (27.38%) Front End Development
7 23 (27.38%) OOP
7 23 (27.38%) Open Source
8 22 (26.19%) Software Engineering
9 21 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (25.00%) TDD
10 16 (19.05%) API Design
11 15 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
12 14 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
12 14 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 14 (16.67%) SDET
13 13 (15.48%) Software Testing
13 13 (15.48%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.05%) JavaScript
2 47 (55.95%) SQL
3 45 (53.57%) C#
4 20 (23.81%) C++
5 11 (13.10%) PHP
6 10 (11.90%) Java
6 10 (11.90%) Scala
7 8 (9.52%) Python
8 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.57%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.38%) Go
11 1 (1.19%) Groovy
11 1 (1.19%) Java 8
11 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (33.33%) Degree
2 14 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 13 (15.48%) ISEB
3 13 (15.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 52 (61.90%) Docker
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (51.19%) Kubernetes
2 23 (27.38%) Puppet
3 7 (8.33%) Terraform
4 1 (1.19%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) VMware
2 9 (10.71%) Adobe
3 6 (7.14%) webMethods
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.19%) Splunk