Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 129 125
Rank change year-on-year +39 -4 +37
Permanent jobs citing REST 139 133 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.04% 1.98% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.31% 5.55% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 120 117 120
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,350 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,375 £60,000 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -2.35%

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 1,673 2,397 2,717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.62% 35.75% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,482 2,149 2,373
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 +47 100 £47,500 +5.56% 8
Halifax -5 12 £35,000 -17.65%
Bradford +27 7 £41,250 +17.86% 2
Wakefield +6 4 £37,750 -11.18%
Elland - 1 £50,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £50,000 - 3
REST
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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.

1 101 (72.66%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (55.40%) JavaScript
3 70 (50.36%) Java
4 51 (36.69%) Git (software)
5 47 (33.81%) JIRA
6 46 (33.09%) Mentoring
7 44 (31.65%) SOAP
7 44 (31.65%) Scrum
8 43 (30.94%) Test Automation
8 43 (30.94%) Node.js
9 40 (28.78%) Web Services
10 39 (28.06%) GitHub
10 39 (28.06%) Jenkins
11 36 (25.90%) HTML
11 36 (25.90%) JSON
12 34 (24.46%) SQL Server
13 32 (23.02%) SQL
14 31 (22.30%) Mobile App
15 30 (21.58%) C#
15 30 (21.58%) TDD
16 28 (20.14%) DevOps
17 27 (19.42%) Kanban
18 25 (17.99%) .NET
18 25 (17.99%) Apple iOS
18 25 (17.99%) Problem-Solving
19 24 (17.27%) CSS
19 24 (17.27%) Continuous Integration
20 23 (16.55%) Confluence
20 23 (16.55%) Splunk
20 23 (16.55%) Sonatype Nexus

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 23 (16.55%) Confluence
2 7 (5.04%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (5.04%) Mule
3 6 (4.32%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.60%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.88%) JBoss
6 3 (2.16%) IIS
7 2 (1.44%) Apache
7 2 (1.44%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.72%) Jetty
8 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 11 (7.91%) Magento
2 2 (1.44%) Infor LN
2 2 (1.44%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.44%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 39 (28.06%) GitHub
2 17 (12.23%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (12.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (12.23%) Slack
3 12 (8.63%) Serverless
4 6 (4.32%) SaaS
5 5 (3.60%) IaaS
5 5 (3.60%) PaaS
6 4 (2.88%) Office 365
7 3 (2.16%) Apigee
8 2 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.44%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.44%) Google App Engine
8 2 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.44%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (1.44%) Yarn
9 1 (0.72%) Cloudflare
9 1 (0.72%) npm
9 1 (0.72%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.67%) HTTP
2 4 (2.88%) FTP
3 3 (2.16%) Internet
4 2 (1.44%) SMTP
4 2 (1.44%) SSH
4 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.72%) Firewall
5 1 (0.72%) Network Security
5 1 (0.72%) SAN
5 1 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (24.46%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.67%) MongoDB
3 17 (12.23%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.19%) MySQL
6 7 (5.04%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.32%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.44%) BigQuery
9 2 (1.44%) Redis
9 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 51 (36.69%) Git (software)
2 47 (33.81%) JIRA
3 39 (28.06%) Jenkins
4 23 (16.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 20 (14.39%) Cucumber
5 20 (14.39%) JUnit
6 14 (10.07%) Xcode
7 13 (9.35%) Maven
7 13 (9.35%) Selenium
8 12 (8.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (7.91%) Mockito
10 8 (5.76%) FitNesse
10 8 (5.76%) Visual Studio
11 6 (4.32%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (4.32%) SpecFlow
12 5 (3.60%) SoapUI
12 5 (3.60%) WebDriver
12 5 (3.60%) webpack
13 4 (2.88%) Bitbucket
13 4 (2.88%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (15.83%) Finance
2 13 (9.35%) Banking
3 4 (2.88%) Retail
4 2 (1.44%) Back Office
4 2 (1.44%) Legal
4 2 (1.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (71.22%) Developer
2 23 (16.55%) Java Developer
3 22 (15.83%) Full Stack Developer
3 22 (15.83%) Senior Developer
4 14 (10.07%) Backend Developer
5 13 (9.35%) Test Engineer
6 12 (8.63%) iOS Developer
6 12 (8.63%) Junior
6 12 (8.63%) Junior Developer
6 12 (8.63%) Senior iOS Developer
7 11 (7.91%) .NET Developer
7 11 (7.91%) AWS Developer
7 11 (7.91%) Database Developer
7 11 (7.91%) MongoDB Developer
7 11 (7.91%) Node.js Developer
8 9 (6.47%) Test Automation Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (4.32%) SQL Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (31.65%) SOAP
2 43 (30.94%) Node.js
3 40 (28.78%) Web Services
4 36 (25.90%) HTML
4 36 (25.90%) JSON
5 25 (17.99%) .NET
6 24 (17.27%) CSS
7 22 (15.83%) Spring
8 21 (15.11%) React
9 18 (12.95%) RESTful
10 15 (10.79%) XML
11 12 (8.63%) AngularJS
12 11 (7.91%) Spring Boot
13 10 (7.19%) WCF
14 9 (6.47%) .NET Framework
14 9 (6.47%) jQuery
14 9 (6.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (5.76%) ASP.NET
15 8 (5.76%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (5.76%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.30%) Mobile App
2 21 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (13.67%) User Experience
4 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.16%) NHS
5 2 (1.44%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.44%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.44%) Fintech
5 2 (1.44%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.72%) CMDB
6 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.99%) Apple iOS
2 17 (12.23%) Windows
3 15 (10.79%) Android
4 13 (9.35%) Linux
5 5 (3.60%) Mac OS
6 4 (2.88%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.44%) Unix
7 2 (1.44%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.44%) zOS
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (72.66%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (33.09%) Mentoring
3 44 (31.65%) Scrum
4 43 (30.94%) Test Automation
5 30 (21.58%) TDD
6 28 (20.14%) DevOps
7 27 (19.42%) Kanban
8 25 (17.99%) Problem-Solving
9 24 (17.27%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (13.67%) SDLC
11 18 (12.95%) iOS Development
12 17 (12.23%) Microservices
13 16 (11.51%) Coaching
14 14 (10.07%) BDD
14 14 (10.07%) Collaborative Working
15 12 (8.63%) MVC
16 11 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (7.91%) Test Strategy
17 10 (7.19%) API Testing
18 9 (6.47%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 77 (55.40%) JavaScript
2 70 (50.36%) Java
3 32 (23.02%) SQL
4 30 (21.58%) C#
5 21 (15.11%) TypeScript
6 18 (12.95%) Apple Swift
7 9 (6.47%) Java 8
8 8 (5.76%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.76%) Scala
9 7 (5.04%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.32%) Kotlin
10 6 (4.32%) Python
10 6 (4.32%) Ruby
11 5 (3.60%) PHP
12 3 (2.16%) ES6
13 2 (1.44%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (1.44%) Go
13 2 (1.44%) Groovy
13 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) ISEB
1 6 (4.32%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.72%) CCNA
3 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.72%) MCP
3 1 (0.72%) MCSD
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.07%) GDPR
2 5 (3.60%) QA
3 2 (1.44%) WCAG
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 16 (11.51%) Docker
2 5 (3.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (11.51%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.88%) Terraform
3 2 (1.44%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 23 (16.55%) Splunk
2 21 (15.11%) AppDynamics
3 14 (10.07%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.04%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.60%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.88%) Software AG
6 4 (2.88%) webMethods
6 4 (2.88%) Xamarin
7 3 (2.16%) Oracle
8 2 (1.44%) Cadence
8 2 (1.44%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.44%) Google
8 2 (1.44%) HP
8 2 (1.44%) Infor
8 2 (1.44%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.44%) Perforce
8 2 (1.44%) Sage
8 2 (1.44%) SAP
9 1 (0.72%) Brocade
9 1 (0.72%) F5