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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 67 83 106
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +23
Permanent jobs citing REST 37 40 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.64% 2.19% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.58% 4.98% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 8
Average salary £47,500 £45,510 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% -22.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
562 804 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.09% 44.10% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 509 652 661
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 September 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Cambridge

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 43 (71.67%) SQL
2 36 (60.00%) HTML
2 36 (60.00%) Java
2 36 (60.00%) CSS
3 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (46.67%) Web Services
4 28 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
6 23 (38.33%) J2EE
6 23 (38.33%) OO
7 20 (33.33%) HTML5
8 19 (31.67%) OOP
8 19 (31.67%) .NET
8 19 (31.67%) C#
9 18 (30.00%) SOAP
10 17 (28.33%) MVC
11 16 (26.67%) Linux
11 16 (26.67%) HTTP
12 15 (25.00%) Python
12 15 (25.00%) CSS3
13 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
13 14 (23.33%) Web Design
14 13 (21.67%) jQuery
14 13 (21.67%) Node.js
14 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
14 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
15 12 (20.00%) WCF
16 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
16 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 13 (21.67%) Node.js
2 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
3 10 (16.67%) Apache
4 5 (8.33%) Apache Solr
4 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.00%) Drupal
6 2 (3.33%) JBoss
7 1 (1.67%) IIS
7 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) HTTP
2 9 (15.00%) Internet
3 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.67%) SSH
4 2 (3.33%) ZigBee
4 2 (3.33%) SSL
4 2 (3.33%) 802.15
4 2 (3.33%) X.509
4 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.33%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.67%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.33%) Moq
2 5 (8.33%) Grunt
2 5 (8.33%) Bower
2 5 (8.33%) gulp
3 4 (6.67%) Subversion
4 2 (3.33%) Selenium
4 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.67%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.67%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.67%) Arquillian
5 1 (1.67%) JUnit
General
1 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 19 (31.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Programmer
6 7 (11.67%) AWS Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 5 (8.33%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Junior
10 3 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Junior Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Junior Java Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Software Development Team Leader
11 2 (3.33%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (60.00%) HTML
1 36 (60.00%) CSS
2 28 (46.67%) Web Services
3 23 (38.33%) J2EE
4 20 (33.33%) HTML5
5 19 (31.67%) .NET
6 18 (30.00%) SOAP
7 15 (25.00%) CSS3
8 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
9 13 (21.67%) jQuery
9 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (20.00%) WCF
11 9 (15.00%) AngularJS
11 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (11.67%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (11.67%) RESTful
13 6 (10.00%) Django
13 6 (10.00%) JSON
13 6 (10.00%) XML
14 5 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
2 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.00%) Internet of Things
3 6 (10.00%) User Experience
4 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
5 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.67%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.67%) Biology
8 1 (1.67%) Life Science
8 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) UNIX
3 4 (6.67%) Windows
4 3 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (1.67%) CentOS
5 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.33%) OO
3 19 (31.67%) OOP
4 17 (28.33%) MVC
5 14 (23.33%) Web Design
6 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
7 9 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (13.33%) Mobile Development
8 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (11.67%) Scrum
10 6 (10.00%) TDD
10 6 (10.00%) Web Development
10 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.33%) Kanban
11 5 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (8.33%) Workflow
12 4 (6.67%) CRM
12 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
13 3 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 43 (71.67%) SQL
2 36 (60.00%) Java
3 28 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 19 (31.67%) C#
5 15 (25.00%) Python
6 11 (18.33%) Scala
7 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
8 5 (8.33%) C++
9 4 (6.67%) PHP
9 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
9 4 (6.67%) C
9 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
10 3 (5.00%) Perl
11 2 (3.33%) XPath
11 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) Sencha
3 4 (6.67%) Facebook
3 4 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) Coverity
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
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