The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 67 35 83
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +48
Permanent jobs citing REST 41 96 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.45% 6.44% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.25% 13.71% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 78 23
Median salary £48,750 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.27% +3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%

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
497 700 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.76% 46.95% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 430 591 587
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

REST Salary Histogram in Cambridge

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for REST.

1 70 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (55.32%) HTML
3 48 (51.06%) MVC
4 45 (47.87%) jQuery
5 44 (46.81%) JavaScript
6 40 (42.55%) CSS
7 39 (41.49%) Web Services
8 37 (39.36%) C#
8 37 (39.36%) SQL
8 37 (39.36%) .NET
9 36 (38.30%) HTML5
10 35 (37.23%) Java
11 31 (32.98%) XML
12 30 (31.91%) AngularJS
12 30 (31.91%) JSON
13 27 (28.72%) Linux
14 26 (27.66%) Scrum
15 25 (26.60%) Software Engineering
16 24 (25.53%) Project Management
17 23 (24.47%) CSS3
17 23 (24.47%) ASP.NET Web API
18 21 (22.34%) LINQ
19 19 (20.21%) Python
19 19 (20.21%) WCF
20 18 (19.15%) Release Management
20 18 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 18 (19.15%) Git (software)
20 18 (19.15%) Front End Development
21 17 (18.09%) Ajax
21 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 15 (15.96%) Apache
2 13 (13.83%) Tomcat
3 12 (12.77%) JBoss
3 12 (12.77%) WebLogic
4 9 (9.57%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.45%) Drupal
5 7 (7.45%) WordPress
6 6 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (5.32%) nginx
8 2 (2.13%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.26%) Office 365
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.02%) HTTP
2 5 (5.32%) SSL
2 5 (5.32%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (4.26%) DHCP
3 4 (4.26%) DNS
3 4 (4.26%) LDAP
3 4 (4.26%) SAN
3 4 (4.26%) VLAN
3 4 (4.26%) Wireless
4 3 (3.19%) ZigBee
5 2 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.13%) Firewall
5 2 (2.13%) Internet
5 2 (2.13%) VPN
5 2 (2.13%) WPA
6 1 (1.06%) 802.15
6 1 (1.06%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.06%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) MySQL
2 14 (14.89%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.89%) Subversion
3 9 (9.57%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.51%) JIRA
4 8 (8.51%) TeamCity
5 6 (6.38%) Moq
5 6 (6.38%) MSBuild
5 6 (6.38%) NUnit
5 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.32%) Selenium
7 3 (3.19%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (3.19%) Mocha
7 3 (3.19%) Sinon.JS
8 2 (2.13%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.13%) Buildbot
8 2 (2.13%) webpack
9 1 (1.06%) Ant
9 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 10 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Electronics
2 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.06%) Marketing
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (69.15%) Developer
2 21 (22.34%) Java Developer
2 21 (22.34%) Senior Developer
3 14 (14.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (14.89%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 11 (11.70%) .NET Developer
4 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (9.57%) .NET Software Developer
5 9 (9.57%) C# Developer
5 9 (9.57%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Angular Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Architect
6 8 (8.51%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 7 (7.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (7.45%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (7.45%) HTML Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (55.32%) HTML
2 45 (47.87%) jQuery
3 40 (42.55%) CSS
4 39 (41.49%) Web Services
5 37 (39.36%) .NET
6 36 (38.30%) HTML5
7 31 (32.98%) XML
8 30 (31.91%) AngularJS
8 30 (31.91%) JSON
9 23 (24.47%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (24.47%) CSS3
10 21 (22.34%) LINQ
11 19 (20.21%) WCF
12 18 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (18.09%) Ajax
13 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET
14 16 (17.02%) RESTful
15 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (14.89%) J2EE
16 14 (14.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.57%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (9.57%) Public Cloud
3 8 (8.51%) User Experience
4 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.19%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.13%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.13%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.06%) IPTV
7 1 (1.06%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.72%) Linux
2 16 (17.02%) Unix
3 10 (10.64%) Windows
4 4 (4.26%) CentOS
4 4 (4.26%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (4.26%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.26%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (51.06%) MVC
3 26 (27.66%) Scrum
4 25 (26.60%) Software Engineering
5 24 (25.53%) Project Management
6 18 (19.15%) Front End Development
6 18 (19.15%) Release Management
7 17 (18.09%) TDD
8 16 (17.02%) OO
9 14 (14.89%) Product Management
9 14 (14.89%) SOA
10 13 (13.83%) Business Analysis
10 13 (13.83%) Web Application Development
11 11 (11.70%) OOP
11 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
11 11 (11.70%) Web Development
12 10 (10.64%) Software Delivery
13 9 (9.57%) Data Modelling
13 9 (9.57%) DevOps
13 9 (9.57%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.81%) JavaScript
2 37 (39.36%) C#
2 37 (39.36%) SQL
3 35 (37.23%) Java
4 19 (20.21%) Python
5 10 (10.64%) PHP
5 10 (10.64%) Ruby
6 9 (9.57%) VB.NET
7 7 (7.45%) C++
8 6 (6.38%) Bash Shell
8 6 (6.38%) Perl
9 5 (5.32%) Scala
10 3 (3.19%) ES6
11 2 (2.13%) C
11 2 (2.13%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) NFS
1 4 (4.26%) Samba
1 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) Firmware
2 2 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Kibana
1 4 (4.26%) logstash
2 2 (2.13%) Ansible
2 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.13%) Puppet
2 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
1 8 (8.51%) SAP
2 4 (4.26%) Atlassian
2 4 (4.26%) Sun
2 4 (4.26%) VMware
3 2 (2.13%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.13%) Zend
4 1 (1.06%) IBM
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi Time
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago