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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 80 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing REST 34 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.95% 1.78% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.06% 4.18% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 34
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £34,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
672 622 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.58% 42.63% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 535 537 906
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 23 October 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Cambridge

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 51 (68.00%) Java
2 46 (61.33%) JavaScript
3 44 (58.67%) HTML
3 44 (58.67%) CSS
4 36 (48.00%) HTML5
5 35 (46.67%) SQL
6 33 (44.00%) jQuery
7 32 (42.67%) MySQL
8 30 (40.00%) PHP
9 25 (33.33%) Node.js
10 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (28.00%) OO
12 20 (26.67%) HTTP
12 20 (26.67%) AngularJS
13 18 (24.00%) Web Services
13 18 (24.00%) C#
14 17 (22.67%) SOA
14 17 (22.67%) Web Development
15 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
15 16 (21.33%) .NET
16 15 (20.00%) J2EE
16 15 (20.00%) SOAP
16 15 (20.00%) NoSQL
17 14 (18.67%) Scala
17 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET
18 13 (17.33%) OOP
18 13 (17.33%) MongoDB
19 12 (16.00%) ExpressJS
19 12 (16.00%) Mobile Payment
19 12 (16.00%) CSS3

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 25 (33.33%) Node.js
2 10 (13.33%) IIS
3 5 (6.67%) CMS
4 4 (5.33%) nginx
4 4 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.00%) Apache
6 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) SaaS
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (5.33%) CloudFront
2 4 (5.33%) Joyent
2 4 (5.33%) GitHub
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon S3
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) HTTP
2 11 (14.67%) Internet
3 2 (2.67%) X.509
3 2 (2.67%) IPsec
3 2 (2.67%) SSH
3 2 (2.67%) AMQP
3 2 (2.67%) SNMP
3 2 (2.67%) 3GPP
3 2 (2.67%) SMTP
3 2 (2.67%) IPv6
4 1 (1.33%) DHCP
4 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.67%) MySQL
2 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 13 (17.33%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.67%) Redis
5 5 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.33%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.67%) Big Data
7 2 (2.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Subversion
2 7 (9.33%) Fiddler
2 7 (9.33%) Jasmine
2 7 (9.33%) Grunt
3 6 (8.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (8.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.67%) Firebug
4 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.33%) MSBuild
5 4 (5.33%) JIRA
5 4 (5.33%) NUnit
5 4 (5.33%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.67%) Xcode
6 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.33%) Bower
7 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.33%) Marketing
3 5 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Billing
4 2 (2.67%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Law
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (72.00%) Developer
2 15 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 14 (18.67%) Java Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Test Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Junior Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Junior
6 6 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.67%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Junior Java Developer
9 3 (4.00%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior Test Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (58.67%) HTML
1 44 (58.67%) CSS
2 36 (48.00%) HTML5
3 33 (44.00%) jQuery
4 20 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 18 (24.00%) Web Services
6 16 (21.33%) .NET
7 15 (20.00%) J2EE
7 15 (20.00%) SOAP
8 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET
9 12 (16.00%) Symfony
9 12 (16.00%) ExpressJS
9 12 (16.00%) CSS3
10 10 (13.33%) XML
11 9 (12.00%) JSON
12 7 (9.33%) JSP
13 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (8.00%) DOM
13 6 (8.00%) XHTML
13 6 (8.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Mobile Payment
2 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.67%) User Experience
3 8 (10.67%) Open Source
4 7 (9.33%) Mobile App
4 7 (9.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.67%) Social Media
6 2 (2.67%) Chemistry
6 2 (2.67%) Biology
6 2 (2.67%) Life Science
6 2 (2.67%) iPhone
7 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 9 (12.00%) Linux
2 9 (12.00%) Android
2 9 (12.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.00%) OO
3 17 (22.67%) SOA
3 17 (22.67%) Web Development
4 13 (17.33%) OOP
5 11 (14.67%) Scrum
5 11 (14.67%) Mentoring
6 9 (12.00%) Android Development
6 9 (12.00%) iOS Development
7 8 (10.67%) MVC
8 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.00%) Test Scripting
8 6 (8.00%) Rapid Prototyping
9 5 (6.67%) Web Marketing
9 5 (6.67%) Load Testing
9 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.67%) SEO
10 4 (5.33%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.33%) Manual Testing
10 4 (5.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 51 (68.00%) Java
2 46 (61.33%) JavaScript
3 35 (46.67%) SQL
4 30 (40.00%) PHP
5 18 (24.00%) C#
6 14 (18.67%) Scala
7 8 (10.67%) Perl
8 4 (5.33%) C++
8 4 (5.33%) Ruby
8 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.33%) Python
9 3 (4.00%) Tcl
9 3 (4.00%) VB
9 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.67%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Oracle
1 8 (10.67%) Zend
2 7 (9.33%) Facebook
2 7 (9.33%) Twitter
3 2 (2.67%) MathWorks
4 1 (1.33%) Telerik
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