Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 144 164
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 +35
Permanent jobs citing REST 116 146 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.70% 1.92% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.99% 5.48% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 101 124 111
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £77,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.37% +18.75% -

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 2326 2666 3943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.04% 34.98% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2044 2404 3258
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -10 77 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Bradford +7 16 £42,500 -46.88% 1
Halifax +37 14 £50,000 +66.67% 2
Bingley - 1 £50,000 -
Castleford - 1 £45,000 -
Elland - 1 £25,000 - 2
REST
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 69 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (58.62%) SQL
3 65 (56.03%) C#
4 61 (52.59%) Web Services
5 57 (49.14%) JavaScript
6 52 (44.83%) HTML
7 51 (43.97%) XML
8 50 (43.10%) Java
8 50 (43.10%) .NET
9 48 (41.38%) SOAP
10 45 (38.79%) CSS
11 40 (34.48%) MVC
12 34 (29.31%) T-SQL
13 32 (27.59%) JSON
14 31 (26.72%) Web Development
14 31 (26.72%) Visual Studio
15 30 (25.86%) WPF
16 29 (25.00%) User Experience
17 27 (23.28%) jQuery
18 26 (22.41%) Software Engineering
19 25 (21.55%) SQL Server
20 22 (18.97%) Git (software)
21 21 (18.10%) WCF
22 20 (17.24%) Scrum
22 20 (17.24%) TDD
22 20 (17.24%) ASP.NET
22 20 (17.24%) SOA
22 20 (17.24%) Microsoft
23 18 (15.52%) Ajax
24 17 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC

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 6 (5.17%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.45%) JBoss
3 2 (1.72%) Apache
4 1 (0.86%) CMS
4 1 (0.86%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.86%) IIS
4 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.31%) SaaS
4 3 (2.59%) npm
5 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.86%) Firebase
5 1 (0.86%) GitHub
5 1 (0.86%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) PPP
2 2 (1.72%) Firewall
2 2 (1.72%) HTTP
2 2 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.86%) DNS
3 1 (0.86%) Network Security
3 1 (0.86%) SSH
3 1 (0.86%) SSL
3 1 (0.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.07%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.03%) MySQL
4 4 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.59%) Redis
6 2 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.72%) DB2
6 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.72%) SQLite
7 1 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.86%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (26.72%) Visual Studio
2 22 (18.97%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.07%) Selenium
4 13 (11.21%) Jenkins
4 13 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (10.34%) Cucumber
6 11 (9.48%) JIRA
7 10 (8.62%) Maven
8 8 (6.90%) SpecFlow
8 8 (6.90%) Subversion
9 7 (6.03%) JMeter
9 7 (6.03%) NUnit
10 6 (5.17%) Jasmine
10 6 (5.17%) LoadRunner
10 6 (5.17%) TeamCity
11 5 (4.31%) Grunt
12 4 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (3.45%) Bower
12 4 (3.45%) Gradle
12 4 (3.45%) Mocha
General
1 14 (12.07%) Finance
2 8 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (5.17%) Retail
4 4 (3.45%) Advertising
4 4 (3.45%) Games
5 2 (1.72%) Marketing
6 1 (0.86%) Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Electronics
6 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (73.28%) Developer
2 31 (26.72%) C# Developer
3 30 (25.86%) .NET Developer
4 28 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (22.41%) Senior Developer
6 24 (20.69%) Java Developer
7 21 (18.10%) Software Developer
8 20 (17.24%) Senior C# Developer
9 18 (15.52%) Senior .NET Developer
9 18 (15.52%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 17 (14.66%) SQL Developer
11 12 (10.34%) Agile Developer
11 12 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (10.34%) Senior SQL Developer
12 11 (9.48%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (8.62%) Agile .NET Developer
13 10 (8.62%) Agile C# Developer
13 10 (8.62%) Senior .NET Software Developer
13 10 (8.62%) Senior Agile Developer
13 10 (8.62%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (52.59%) Web Services
2 52 (44.83%) HTML
3 51 (43.97%) XML
4 50 (43.10%) .NET
5 48 (41.38%) SOAP
6 45 (38.79%) CSS
7 32 (27.59%) JSON
8 30 (25.86%) WPF
9 27 (23.28%) jQuery
10 21 (18.10%) WCF
11 20 (17.24%) ASP.NET
12 18 (15.52%) Ajax
13 17 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (14.66%) XSLT
14 16 (13.79%) Spring
15 13 (11.21%) AngularJS
15 13 (11.21%) HTML5
16 10 (8.62%) WinForms
17 9 (7.76%) XSD
18 8 (6.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.00%) User Experience
2 11 (9.48%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.90%) NHS
5 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.31%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.59%) Media Streaming
8 2 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) Android
2 5 (4.31%) Linux
3 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.72%) Unix
4 2 (1.72%) Windows
5 1 (0.86%) CentOS
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (34.48%) MVC
3 31 (26.72%) Web Development
4 26 (22.41%) Software Engineering
5 20 (17.24%) Scrum
5 20 (17.24%) SOA
5 20 (17.24%) TDD
6 17 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (13.79%) SDLC
8 13 (11.21%) OO
9 12 (10.34%) Test Automation
10 11 (9.48%) Prototyping
10 11 (9.48%) Waterfall
11 10 (8.62%) Front End Development
11 10 (8.62%) Sequence Diagram
11 10 (8.62%) UML
12 9 (7.76%) BDD
12 9 (7.76%) Collaborative Working
12 9 (7.76%) Microservices
13 8 (6.90%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 68 (58.62%) SQL
2 65 (56.03%) C#
3 57 (49.14%) JavaScript
4 50 (43.10%) Java
5 34 (29.31%) T-SQL
6 9 (7.76%) PHP
7 6 (5.17%) Scala
7 6 (5.17%) TypeScript
7 6 (5.17%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.31%) Python
8 5 (4.31%) Ruby
9 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.72%) C
10 2 (1.72%) C++
10 2 (1.72%) XPath
11 1 (0.86%) Perl
11 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) Degree
2 7 (6.03%) ISEB
2 7 (6.03%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.86%) GDPR
1 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.86%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (0.86%) Ansible
2 1 (0.86%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.86%) Nagios
2 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.31%) DevExpress
2 5 (4.31%) Google
2 5 (4.31%) Oracle
2 5 (4.31%) SAP
3 4 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.59%) IBM
5 2 (1.72%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.86%) Apple
6 1 (0.86%) New Relic
6 1 (0.86%) Perforce
6 1 (0.86%) Splunk
6 1 (0.86%) webMethods