The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 77 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Permanent jobs citing REST 38 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.14% 0.65% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 1.51% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 38 8 28
Average salary £45,510 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.44% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
753 661 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.42% 42.89% 50.03%
Number of salaries quoted 608 618 916
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

REST
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Cambridge region.

REST Salary Trend in Cambridge

REST
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Cambridge

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 47 (72.31%) Java
2 43 (66.15%) JavaScript
2 43 (66.15%) HTML
3 41 (63.08%) CSS
4 34 (52.31%) jQuery
5 33 (50.77%) MySQL
6 32 (49.23%) SQL
7 31 (47.69%) HTML5
8 30 (46.15%) PHP
9 23 (35.38%) Node.js
10 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 20 (30.77%) OO
11 18 (27.69%) HTTP
11 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (27.69%) AngularJS
12 17 (26.15%) SOAP
13 16 (24.62%) Web Services
14 15 (23.08%) XML
15 14 (21.54%) J2EE
16 13 (20.00%) SOA
16 13 (20.00%) NoSQL
17 12 (18.46%) MongoDB
17 12 (18.46%) CSS3
17 12 (18.46%) ExpressJS
17 12 (18.46%) Web Development
17 12 (18.46%) Symfony
17 12 (18.46%) OOP
17 12 (18.46%) IIS
17 12 (18.46%) C#
17 12 (18.46%) .NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (35.38%) Node.js
2 12 (18.46%) IIS
3 10 (15.38%) CMS
4 8 (12.31%) Apache
5 4 (6.15%) nginx
5 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) SaaS
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon S3
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) GitHub
2 4 (6.15%) Joyent
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (6.15%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) HTTP
2 8 (12.31%) Internet
3 2 (3.08%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (50.77%) MySQL
2 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 13 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 12 (18.46%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.15%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (6.15%) Redis
6 2 (3.08%) SQLite
7 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Subversion
2 7 (10.77%) Fiddler
3 6 (9.23%) Eclipse
3 6 (9.23%) Grunt
3 6 (9.23%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (9.23%) Jasmine
4 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.69%) Firebug
5 4 (6.15%) CruiseControl
5 4 (6.15%) NUnit
5 4 (6.15%) JIRA
5 4 (6.15%) MSBuild
6 2 (3.08%) Xcode
7 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (16.92%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Finance
4 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (76.92%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Web Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (12.31%) PHP Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Junior Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Junior
7 4 (6.15%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Functional Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (66.15%) HTML
2 41 (63.08%) CSS
3 34 (52.31%) jQuery
4 31 (47.69%) HTML5
5 18 (27.69%) AngularJS
6 17 (26.15%) SOAP
7 16 (24.62%) Web Services
8 15 (23.08%) XML
9 14 (21.54%) J2EE
10 12 (18.46%) CSS3
10 12 (18.46%) ExpressJS
10 12 (18.46%) Symfony
10 12 (18.46%) .NET
10 12 (18.46%) JSP
11 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
12 8 (12.31%) OAuth
12 8 (12.31%) XSL
12 8 (12.31%) XSLT
12 8 (12.31%) OpenID
13 7 (10.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Mobile Payment
2 7 (10.77%) User Experience
2 7 (10.77%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.23%) Open Source
4 4 (6.15%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.08%) Chemistry
5 2 (3.08%) Biology
5 2 (3.08%) iPhone
5 2 (3.08%) Life Science
5 2 (3.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Android
2 6 (9.23%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.69%) Linux
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) OO
2 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.00%) SOA
4 12 (18.46%) Web Development
4 12 (18.46%) OOP
5 10 (15.38%) Scrum
6 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.77%) MVC
7 6 (9.23%) Android Development
7 6 (9.23%) iOS Development
7 6 (9.23%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (7.69%) SEO
8 5 (7.69%) Load Testing
9 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
9 4 (6.15%) DevOps
9 4 (6.15%) Web Application Development
10 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.08%) Software Testing
11 2 (3.08%) Content Management
11 2 (3.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 47 (72.31%) Java
2 43 (66.15%) JavaScript
3 32 (49.23%) SQL
4 30 (46.15%) PHP
5 12 (18.46%) C#
6 11 (16.92%) Scala
7 8 (12.31%) VB
7 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
7 8 (12.31%) Tcl
8 6 (9.23%) Perl
9 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.08%) Ruby
10 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.08%) Python
10 2 (3.08%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.08%) C++
11 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Oracle
2 8 (12.31%) Zend
3 4 (6.15%) Facebook
3 4 (6.15%) Twitter
4 2 (3.08%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.54%) Telerik
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago