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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 90 87 108
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs citing REST 19 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.32% 2.08% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.24% 4.77% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 14
Average salary £41,250 £44,875 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.07% -0.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £35,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
587 776 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.71% 43.64% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 508 672 788
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 July 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Cambridge

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 32 (72.73%) HTML
2 27 (61.36%) CSS
3 26 (59.09%) SQL
3 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (54.55%) Java
4 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 22 (50.00%) OO
5 22 (50.00%) HTML5
6 17 (38.64%) HTTP
7 16 (36.36%) Web Services
7 16 (36.36%) J2EE
7 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 15 (34.09%) OOP
9 14 (31.82%) C#
9 14 (31.82%) .NET
10 13 (29.55%) Linux
10 13 (29.55%) MVC
10 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
10 13 (29.55%) Mobile Payment
11 12 (27.27%) Scala
12 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (25.00%) Node.js
12 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
13 10 (22.73%) SOAP
13 10 (22.73%) Python
14 9 (20.45%) C
14 9 (20.45%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
15 7 (15.91%) Algorithms

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 11 (25.00%) Node.js
2 5 (11.36%) OpenStack
3 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.82%) Apache
5 2 (4.55%) Drupal
6 1 (2.27%) IIS
6 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) HTTP
2 7 (15.91%) Internet
3 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.09%) SSH
4 2 (4.55%) ZigBee
4 2 (4.55%) SSL
4 2 (4.55%) Bluetooth
4 2 (4.55%) 802.15
4 2 (4.55%) X.509
4 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.27%) 3GPP
5 1 (2.27%) NFC
5 1 (2.27%) AMQP
5 1 (2.27%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.64%) MySQL
3 6 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (11.36%) CouchDB
4 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
4 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (11.36%) MariaDB
4 5 (11.36%) Neo4j
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Moq
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) Grunt
3 1 (2.27%) Bower
3 1 (2.27%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.27%) gulp
General
1 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.36%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 14 (31.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Senior Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Programmer
4 9 (20.45%) Software Developer
5 8 (18.18%) AWS Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Web Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Junior
8 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Software Development Team Leader
9 1 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (72.73%) HTML
2 27 (61.36%) CSS
3 22 (50.00%) HTML5
4 16 (36.36%) J2EE
4 16 (36.36%) Web Services
5 14 (31.82%) .NET
6 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 10 (22.73%) SOAP
8 9 (20.45%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (15.91%) CSS3
9 7 (15.91%) WCF
10 6 (13.64%) jQuery
11 5 (11.36%) POSIX
12 4 (9.09%) XML
12 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (6.82%) Ajax
14 2 (4.55%) Spring
14 2 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Mobile Payment
2 7 (15.91%) Algorithms
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.64%) User Experience
4 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.36%) Internet of Things
4 5 (11.36%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (11.36%) Statistics
4 5 (11.36%) Informatics
4 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
4 5 (11.36%) Physics
5 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
5 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) UNIX
4 2 (4.55%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) CentOS
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (50.00%) OO
3 15 (34.09%) OOP
4 13 (29.55%) MVC
5 7 (15.91%) Scrum
6 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.64%) Web Development
6 6 (13.64%) Kanban
7 5 (11.36%) Open Source
7 5 (11.36%) Memory Management
7 5 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (11.36%) Hidden Markov Model
7 5 (11.36%) Game Theory
7 5 (11.36%) Gibbs Sampling
7 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.36%) Bioinformatics
7 5 (11.36%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (11.36%) Web Design
7 5 (11.36%) OOD
7 5 (11.36%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) SQL
2 24 (54.55%) Java
3 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 14 (31.82%) C#
5 12 (27.27%) Scala
6 10 (22.73%) Python
7 9 (20.45%) C
8 7 (15.91%) Perl
9 5 (11.36%) PHP
9 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
9 5 (11.36%) C++
9 5 (11.36%) Haskell
9 5 (11.36%) Ruby
9 5 (11.36%) R
9 5 (11.36%) Go
10 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
11 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
11 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
12 1 (2.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Xen
1 5 (11.36%) KVM
1 5 (11.36%) Docker
1 5 (11.36%) LXC
1 5 (11.36%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Pegasus
2 5 (11.36%) Sencha
3 4 (9.09%) Facebook
3 4 (9.09%) Google
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
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