Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 131 165
Rank change year-on-year -8 +34 +27
Permanent jobs citing REST 129 149 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.94% 2.12% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 5.46% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 113 114 113
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £64,625 £67,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.29% -4.12% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,383 2,730 3,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.80% 38.91% 38.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,135 2,378 2,752
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,375 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in West Yorkshire

REST
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for REST in West Yorkshire

REST
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in West Yorkshire

REST
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 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
Leeds +2 96 £45,000 - 19
Bradford +1 14 £34,500 -1.43% 2
Halifax +20 12 £42,500 +49.12% 1
Wakefield -6 4 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Pontefract - 1 £37,500 -
REST
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 85 (65.89%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (60.47%) JavaScript
3 73 (56.59%) CSS
4 69 (53.49%) HTML
5 60 (46.51%) Java
6 48 (37.21%) SQL
7 46 (35.66%) C#
8 45 (34.88%) Web Services
8 45 (34.88%) MVC
9 44 (34.11%) .NET
10 43 (33.33%) XML
11 41 (31.78%) SOAP
12 36 (27.91%) Node.js
13 35 (27.13%) SQL Server
13 35 (27.13%) SDLC
14 34 (26.36%) jQuery
15 30 (23.26%) HTML5
15 30 (23.26%) Spring
16 29 (22.48%) Git (software)
16 29 (22.48%) AngularJS
17 26 (20.16%) Finance
17 26 (20.16%) OO
17 26 (20.16%) Problem-Solving
18 24 (18.60%) NHS
19 23 (17.83%) Visual Studio
20 22 (17.05%) TDD
20 22 (17.05%) Android
20 22 (17.05%) WPF
20 22 (17.05%) Web Development
21 21 (16.28%) JSON

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 11 (8.53%) CMS
2 8 (6.20%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.43%) Confluence
4 5 (3.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (3.88%) WordPress
5 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.78%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.33%) GitHub
4 2 (1.55%) npm
5 1 (0.78%) Google Play
5 1 (0.78%) IaaS
5 1 (0.78%) PaaS
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) SSL
2 5 (3.88%) Firewall
3 2 (1.55%) MQTT
4 1 (0.78%) AMQP
4 1 (0.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (27.13%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.50%) NoSQL
3 14 (10.85%) MySQL
4 9 (6.98%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.20%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.43%) Big Data
7 6 (4.65%) Apache Hive
7 6 (4.65%) Data Lake
7 6 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.65%) HBase
7 6 (4.65%) Impala
7 6 (4.65%) MOLAP
7 6 (4.65%) OLAP
7 6 (4.65%) ROLAP
7 6 (4.65%) Sqoop
8 4 (3.10%) RavenDB
9 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.78%) Riak
Development Applications
1 29 (22.48%) Git (software)
2 23 (17.83%) Visual Studio
3 21 (16.28%) Jasmine
3 21 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (14.73%) Mocha
5 16 (12.40%) JIRA
6 14 (10.85%) Grunt
7 10 (7.75%) Bower
7 10 (7.75%) Maven
8 9 (6.98%) Protractor
8 9 (6.98%) Subversion
9 8 (6.20%) SpecFlow
10 6 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (3.88%) Jenkins
11 5 (3.88%) PHPUnit
12 3 (2.33%) JUnit
12 3 (2.33%) TeamCity
12 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (1.55%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.55%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 26 (20.16%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Marketing
3 3 (2.33%) Retail
4 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 106 (82.17%) Developer
2 27 (20.93%) .NET Developer
3 24 (18.60%) Software Developer
4 20 (15.50%) Java Developer
5 18 (13.95%) C# Developer
6 16 (12.40%) Senior Developer
7 15 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (11.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 14 (10.85%) SQL Developer
9 12 (9.30%) Applications Developer
9 12 (9.30%) Architect
9 12 (9.30%) PHP Developer
9 12 (9.30%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (7.75%) Mobile Developer
10 10 (7.75%) VB.NET Developer
11 8 (6.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 8 (6.20%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (6.20%) SQL Server Developer
12 7 (5.43%) C# Software Developer
13 6 (4.65%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (56.59%) CSS
2 69 (53.49%) HTML
3 45 (34.88%) Web Services
4 44 (34.11%) .NET
5 43 (33.33%) XML
6 41 (31.78%) SOAP
7 36 (27.91%) Node.js
8 34 (26.36%) jQuery
9 30 (23.26%) HTML5
9 30 (23.26%) Spring
10 29 (22.48%) AngularJS
11 22 (17.05%) WPF
12 21 (16.28%) JSON
12 21 (16.28%) React
13 19 (14.73%) XSD
14 13 (10.08%) Laravel
14 13 (10.08%) WCF
15 10 (7.75%) Backbone.js
15 10 (7.75%) Spring Boot
15 10 (7.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.60%) NHS
2 21 (16.28%) User Experience
3 18 (13.95%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (7.75%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (7.75%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.65%) Replication
6 6 (4.65%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.55%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.05%) Android
2 21 (16.28%) Apple iOS
3 19 (14.73%) Windows
4 9 (6.98%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (5.43%) Linux
6 5 (3.88%) CentOS
7 3 (2.33%) Unix
8 1 (0.78%) VMS
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (65.89%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (34.88%) MVC
3 35 (27.13%) SDLC
4 26 (20.16%) OO
4 26 (20.16%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (17.05%) TDD
5 22 (17.05%) Web Development
6 20 (15.50%) UML
7 16 (12.40%) Secure Coding
8 15 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (11.63%) SOA
9 13 (10.08%) Microservices
9 13 (10.08%) Scrum
10 12 (9.30%) Software Engineering
10 12 (9.30%) Unit Testing
11 11 (8.53%) Mobile Development
12 10 (7.75%) Cross-Browser Development
12 10 (7.75%) Web Design
13 9 (6.98%) Front End Development
13 9 (6.98%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.47%) JavaScript
2 60 (46.51%) Java
3 48 (37.21%) SQL
4 46 (35.66%) C#
5 14 (10.85%) PHP
5 14 (10.85%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.75%) Ruby
6 10 (7.75%) VB.NET
7 8 (6.20%) R
7 8 (6.20%) Scala
8 7 (5.43%) Java 8
9 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.78%) Python
11 1 (0.78%) VB
11 1 (0.78%) VB6
11 1 (0.78%) VBScript
11 1 (0.78%) XPath
11 1 (0.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (10.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) GDPR
1 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.55%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (6.98%) Docker
2 6 (4.65%) Apache Flume
2 6 (4.65%) HDFS
2 6 (4.65%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (3.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (4.65%) Oozie
2 5 (3.88%) Plesk
3 2 (1.55%) Ansible
3 2 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.78%) Nagios
4 1 (0.78%) Puppet
4 1 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (15.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.73%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (8.53%) Oracle
4 8 (6.20%) Google
5 7 (5.43%) Adobe
5 7 (5.43%) Twitter
6 4 (3.10%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.55%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.55%) webMethods
8 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.78%) IBM
8 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.78%) Xamarin