Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 104 147
Rank change year-on-year +28 +43 -8
Permanent jobs citing REST 125 122 125
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.15% 2.62% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.89% 7.24% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 123 105 119
Median annual salary £52,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.32% -2.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,750 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 1,584 1,686 2,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 39.89% 36.26% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,382 1,462 2,296
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,500 £43,600 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.65% +2.59% +6.25%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in West Yorkshire

REST
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for REST in West Yorkshire

REST
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

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 2 April 2020. 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 +28 108 £52,500 +16.67% 23
Bradford +5 12 £67,500 +67.91%
Ilkley - 2 £45,000 - 3
Wakefield +8 1 £60,000 +58.94%
Huddersfield - 1 £35,000 -
REST
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 72 (57.60%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (40.00%) Java
3 45 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 42 (33.60%) Software Engineering
5 38 (30.40%) .NET
6 35 (28.00%) AWS
7 33 (26.40%) TDD
7 33 (26.40%) Scrum
8 32 (25.60%) CSS
8 32 (25.60%) Test Automation
9 29 (23.20%) Web Services
10 26 (20.80%) SOAP
10 26 (20.80%) BDD
11 25 (20.00%) Finance
12 24 (19.20%) Node.js
12 24 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (18.40%) GraphQL
14 20 (16.00%) QA
14 20 (16.00%) HTML
14 20 (16.00%) PHP
14 20 (16.00%) SQL
15 19 (15.20%) C#
15 19 (15.20%) Kanban
15 19 (15.20%) React
16 18 (14.40%) Docker
16 18 (14.40%) XML
16 18 (14.40%) Python
17 17 (13.60%) Serverless
18 16 (12.80%) MVC
18 16 (12.80%) Selenium

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 7 (5.60%) CMS
2 5 (4.00%) Confluence
2 5 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.00%) WordPress
3 3 (2.40%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.40%) IIS
3 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Fuse
4 2 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.80%) Apache
5 1 (0.80%) Mule
5 1 (0.80%) nginx
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Chatbot
1 6 (4.80%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (28.00%) AWS
2 17 (13.60%) Serverless
3 15 (12.00%) Azure
4 12 (9.60%) Cloudflare
5 10 (8.00%) GitHub
6 6 (4.80%) Power Platform
7 4 (3.20%) Stackdriver
8 3 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.40%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.80%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 1 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.80%) GCP
10 1 (0.80%) IaaS
10 1 (0.80%) Office 365
10 1 (0.80%) PaaS
10 1 (0.80%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) AMQP
2 5 (4.00%) HTTP
3 3 (2.40%) Internet
4 1 (0.80%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.20%) MySQL
1 9 (7.20%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.80%) Power BI
2 6 (4.80%) Redis
3 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.80%) DB2
5 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (12.80%) Git (software)
1 16 (12.80%) Selenium
2 12 (9.60%) Jenkins
2 12 (9.60%) JUnit
3 11 (8.80%) gulp
3 11 (8.80%) webpack
4 9 (7.20%) Cucumber
5 7 (5.60%) Bitbucket
5 7 (5.60%) Grunt
5 7 (5.60%) JIRA
5 7 (5.60%) WebDriver
6 5 (4.00%) Maven
6 5 (4.00%) Mockito
6 5 (4.00%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.20%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.40%) DbUnit
8 3 (2.40%) jMock
8 3 (2.40%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.60%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.60%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (7.20%) Marketing
3 5 (4.00%) Banking
3 5 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.20%) Advertising
5 3 (2.40%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.60%) Retail
7 1 (0.80%) Law
7 1 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (40.00%) Developer
2 30 (24.00%) Software Engineer
3 16 (12.80%) Tester
4 14 (11.20%) Java Developer
5 10 (8.00%) Automation Tester
6 9 (7.20%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (6.40%) Graduate
8 7 (5.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (5.60%) Principal Engineer
8 7 (5.60%) QA Leader
9 6 (4.80%) Graduate Tester
9 6 (4.80%) MySQL Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) Analyst
10 5 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (4.00%) JavaScript Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) Principal Software Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) Python Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (30.40%) .NET
2 32 (25.60%) CSS
3 29 (23.20%) Web Services
4 26 (20.80%) SOAP
5 24 (19.20%) Node.js
6 23 (18.40%) GraphQL
7 20 (16.00%) HTML
8 19 (15.20%) React
9 18 (14.40%) XML
10 16 (12.80%) AngularJS
11 15 (12.00%) JSON
11 15 (12.00%) Spring
12 13 (10.40%) Sass
13 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET
14 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (6.40%) Hibernate
16 7 (5.60%) Vue.js
17 5 (4.00%) Laravel
18 4 (3.20%) HTML5
18 4 (3.20%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.40%) Mobile App
2 12 (9.60%) Cloud Native
3 11 (8.80%) User Experience
4 7 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.60%) Video on Demand
5 5 (4.00%) Video\Live Streaming
6 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.40%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.40%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.40%) iSeries
7 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.60%) PMI
9 1 (0.80%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.40%) Apple iOS
2 7 (5.60%) Android
3 5 (4.00%) Windows
4 3 (2.40%) Unix
4 3 (2.40%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.60%) Linux
6 1 (0.80%) MVS
6 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (57.60%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.60%) Software Engineering
3 33 (26.40%) Scrum
3 33 (26.40%) TDD
4 32 (25.60%) Test Automation
5 26 (20.80%) BDD
6 24 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (15.20%) Kanban
8 16 (12.80%) MVC
9 15 (12.00%) Microservices
9 15 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (11.20%) DevOps
11 13 (10.40%) Collaborative Working
12 12 (9.60%) API Testing
12 12 (9.60%) Due Diligence
12 12 (9.60%) Observability
13 11 (8.80%) Front End Development
13 11 (8.80%) Functional Testing
13 11 (8.80%) Non-Functional Testing
14 10 (8.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 50 (40.00%) Java
2 45 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (16.00%) PHP
3 20 (16.00%) SQL
4 19 (15.20%) C#
5 18 (14.40%) Python
6 10 (8.00%) Apple Swift
6 10 (8.00%) Objective-C
7 7 (5.60%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.60%) Ruby
8 6 (4.80%) Java 8
9 4 (3.20%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.40%) Scala
11 2 (1.60%) ES6
12 1 (0.80%) Java 9
12 1 (0.80%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (9.60%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.00%) QA
2 4 (3.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.80%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.80%) NCSC
System Software
1 18 (14.40%) Docker
2 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.60%) vSphere
3 1 (0.80%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) ZABBIX
2 4 (3.20%) Nagios
3 3 (2.40%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.60%) Rancher
Vendors
1 7 (5.60%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.80%) IBM
3 3 (2.40%) SAP
3 3 (2.40%) Unisys
4 2 (1.60%) Cognizant
4 2 (1.60%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.60%) VMware
5 1 (0.80%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.80%) Google
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle
5 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.80%) Splunk