Period
to 7 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 138 145
Rank change year-on-year +51 +7 -20
Permanent jobs citing REST 102 192 188
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.97% 2.52% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.97% 7.54% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 104 169 173
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,375 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,464 2,548 3,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.64% 33.48% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,306 2,236 3,089
Median annual salary £47,375 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.17% - +7.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Yorkshire

REST
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for REST in Yorkshire

REST
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for REST in Yorkshire

REST
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 7 August 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
West Yorkshire -3 48 £50,000 +11.11% 25
North Yorkshire +95 34 £47,500 +14.46% 7
South Yorkshire +8 12 £37,500 -23.08% 4
East Yorkshire +26 2 £28,750 -39.47%
REST
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 62 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 48 (47.06%) Java
4 40 (39.22%) Software Engineering
5 39 (38.24%) SQL
6 32 (31.37%) Degree
7 30 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 29 (28.43%) AngularJS
9 28 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (25.49%) AWS
11 24 (23.53%) Scrum
11 24 (23.53%) Docker
12 23 (22.55%) PHP
12 23 (22.55%) Jenkins
12 23 (22.55%) Computer Science
13 22 (21.57%) QA
14 21 (20.59%) Unit Testing
14 21 (20.59%) .NET
14 21 (20.59%) CSS
15 20 (19.61%) Project Management
16 19 (18.63%) HTML
17 18 (17.65%) SOAP
17 18 (17.65%) Spring
18 17 (16.67%) Information Management
18 17 (16.67%) Management Information System
18 17 (16.67%) Node.js
19 16 (15.69%) Subversion
19 16 (15.69%) Web Services
20 15 (14.71%) C#
20 15 (14.71%) JUnit

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (6.86%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.88%) Confluence
3 5 (4.90%) IIS
4 3 (2.94%) WordPress
5 2 (1.96%) CMS
5 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Fuse
5 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (25.49%) AWS
2 10 (9.80%) Serverless
3 8 (7.84%) Cloudflare
4 6 (5.88%) SaaS
5 4 (3.92%) Amazon Cognito
6 3 (2.94%) Azure
6 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.94%) IaaS
6 3 (2.94%) npm
6 3 (2.94%) PaaS
7 2 (1.96%) GCP
7 2 (1.96%) GitHub
8 1 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.98%) Amazon GuardDuty
8 1 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) InterSystems Cache
1 7 (6.86%) MongoDB
1 7 (6.86%) MySQL
1 7 (6.86%) Redis
2 6 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.94%) HBase
5 1 (0.98%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.98%) DB2
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 23 (22.55%) Jenkins
3 16 (15.69%) Subversion
4 15 (14.71%) JUnit
5 13 (12.75%) Eclipse
6 11 (10.78%) JIRA
7 8 (7.84%) Grunt
7 8 (7.84%) gulp
8 7 (6.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (6.86%) webpack
9 6 (5.88%) Selenium
9 6 (5.88%) Travis CI
10 5 (4.90%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.94%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.96%) Babel
12 2 (1.96%) Maven
12 2 (1.96%) Mockito
12 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.98%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (8.82%) Finance
1 9 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.92%) Marketing
3 3 (2.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.96%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Local Government
4 2 (1.96%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (48.04%) Developer
2 27 (26.47%) Software Engineer
3 20 (19.61%) Senior Software Engineer
4 15 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 14 (13.73%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.82%) Backend Developer
7 8 (7.84%) Java Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) Senior Backend Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Senior Java Engineer
8 7 (6.86%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (4.90%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Architect
10 5 (4.90%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.90%) SQL Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.43%) AngularJS
2 21 (20.59%) .NET
2 21 (20.59%) CSS
3 19 (18.63%) HTML
4 18 (17.65%) SOAP
4 18 (17.65%) Spring
5 17 (16.67%) Node.js
6 16 (15.69%) Web Services
7 15 (14.71%) GraphQL
7 15 (14.71%) JSON
8 13 (12.75%) XML
9 11 (10.78%) LAMP
10 10 (9.80%) Laravel
10 10 (9.80%) Symfony
11 9 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (7.84%) React
13 7 (6.86%) .NET Framework
13 7 (6.86%) Elastic Stack
13 7 (6.86%) Vue.js
14 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 13 (12.75%) Algorithms
2 13 (12.75%) Data Structures
3 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.84%) Cloud Native
5 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.94%) User Experience
6 3 (2.94%) Video on Demand
6 3 (2.94%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.98%) iSeries
8 1 (0.98%) IVR
8 1 (0.98%) NHS
8 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.98%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) Windows
1 5 (4.90%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.96%) Unix
3 1 (0.98%) Linux
3 1 (0.98%) MVS
3 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (39.22%) Software Engineering
3 28 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (23.53%) Scrum
5 23 (22.55%) Computer Science
6 21 (20.59%) Unit Testing
7 20 (19.61%) Project Management
8 17 (16.67%) Information Management
9 15 (14.71%) Microservices
9 15 (14.71%) OO
9 15 (14.71%) TDD
10 14 (13.73%) Test Automation
11 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
12 10 (9.80%) BDD
12 10 (9.80%) Data Security
12 10 (9.80%) OOD
13 9 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (7.84%) Due Diligence
14 8 (7.84%) MVC
14 8 (7.84%) Observability
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 48 (47.06%) Java
3 39 (38.24%) SQL
4 23 (22.55%) PHP
5 15 (14.71%) C#
6 6 (5.88%) Python
7 5 (4.90%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.92%) Java 8
9 3 (2.94%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.94%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.94%) Ruby
9 3 (2.94%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (31.37%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (5.88%) PhD
3 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.57%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (0.98%) NCSC
System Software
1 24 (23.53%) Docker
2 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.80%) Kubernetes
2 7 (6.86%) Ansible
3 2 (1.96%) Rancher
4 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (5.88%) Autodesk
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.92%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.96%) Cognizant
4 2 (1.96%) Google
4 2 (1.96%) IBM
4 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.96%) SAP
5 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle
5 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.98%) Unisys
5 1 (0.98%) VMware