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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 53 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +8
Permanent jobs citing REST 48 36 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.98% 2.63% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.29% 6.25% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 34 40
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £45,510
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +1.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,250 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
579 576 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.01% 42.01% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 474 517 666
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 26 August 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Cambridge

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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.

1 101 (82.79%) JavaScript
2 80 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (62.30%) CSS
4 74 (60.66%) HTML
5 50 (40.98%) SQL
6 49 (40.16%) C#
7 46 (37.70%) Software Engineering
7 46 (37.70%) MVC
8 44 (36.07%) jQuery
9 43 (35.25%) .NET
10 41 (33.61%) XML
11 38 (31.15%) QA
12 37 (30.33%) JSON
12 37 (30.33%) WCF
13 35 (28.69%) ASP.NET Web API
14 33 (27.05%) Front End Development
14 33 (27.05%) VB.NET
14 33 (27.05%) Java
14 33 (27.05%) .NET Framework
14 33 (27.05%) Entity Framework
15 31 (25.41%) Ajax
16 30 (24.59%) Web Services
17 29 (23.77%) LINQ
18 28 (22.95%) Razor View Engine
19 27 (22.13%) AngularJS
20 26 (21.31%) Selenium
20 26 (21.31%) Scrum
20 26 (21.31%) XSLT
20 26 (21.31%) SDLC
21 25 (20.49%) HTTP

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 6 (4.92%) Apache
1 6 (4.92%) Drupal
2 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.64%) Confluence
3 2 (1.64%) SAS
3 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.82%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.64%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.64%) Office 365
5 1 (0.82%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.49%) HTTP
2 14 (11.48%) Internet
3 6 (4.92%) SSL
3 6 (4.92%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.92%) X.509
4 2 (1.64%) DNS
4 2 (1.64%) Intranet
4 2 (1.64%) Wireless
5 1 (0.82%) 802.15
5 1 (0.82%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.82%) DHCP
5 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.82%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.30%) NoSQL
2 9 (7.38%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.56%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.74%) MySQL
5 4 (3.28%) Big Data
5 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.46%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.46%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.46%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (21.31%) Selenium
2 21 (17.21%) JIRA
3 9 (7.38%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.38%) git-flow
4 4 (3.28%) Fiddler
5 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.46%) gulp
5 3 (2.46%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.64%) Ant
6 2 (1.64%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.64%) Gatling
6 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.64%) JMeter
6 2 (1.64%) JUnit
6 2 (1.64%) LoadUI
6 2 (1.64%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.64%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.82%) Hudson
7 1 (0.82%) Maven
General
1 6 (4.92%) Finance
1 6 (4.92%) Marketing
2 2 (1.64%) Banking
2 2 (1.64%) Electronics
2 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (78.69%) Developer
2 35 (28.69%) C# Developer
3 28 (22.95%) Senior Developer
4 25 (20.49%) Software Developer
5 21 (17.21%) C# WCF Developer
5 21 (17.21%) Senior C# Developer
5 21 (17.21%) WCF Developer
6 19 (15.57%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 18 (14.75%) Senior Software Developer
8 15 (12.30%) .NET Developer
8 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 13 (10.66%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (10.66%) JavaScript Developer
9 13 (10.66%) Programmer
10 12 (9.84%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (9.84%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (9.84%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 12 (9.84%) Software Engineer
11 11 (9.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (8.20%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (62.30%) CSS
2 74 (60.66%) HTML
3 44 (36.07%) jQuery
4 43 (35.25%) .NET
5 41 (33.61%) XML
6 37 (30.33%) JSON
6 37 (30.33%) WCF
7 35 (28.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 33 (27.05%) .NET Framework
8 33 (27.05%) Entity Framework
9 31 (25.41%) Ajax
10 30 (24.59%) Web Services
11 29 (23.77%) LINQ
12 28 (22.95%) Razor View Engine
13 27 (22.13%) AngularJS
14 26 (21.31%) XSLT
15 24 (19.67%) CSS3
15 24 (19.67%) HTML5
16 21 (17.21%) D3.js
17 18 (14.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.67%) Visualisation
2 14 (11.48%) Internet of Things
3 11 (9.02%) Animation
4 10 (8.20%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.28%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.28%) Life Science
7 3 (2.46%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.46%) Physics
7 3 (2.46%) User Experience
8 1 (0.82%) IPTV
8 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.82%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.57%) Linux
2 11 (9.02%) Android
3 10 (8.20%) Apple iOS
4 9 (7.38%) Unix
4 9 (7.38%) Windows
5 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (37.70%) MVC
2 46 (37.70%) Software Engineering
3 33 (27.05%) Front End Development
4 26 (21.31%) Scrum
4 26 (21.31%) SDLC
5 24 (19.67%) Automated Testing
5 24 (19.67%) Data Visualisation
6 19 (15.57%) Continuous Deployment
6 19 (15.57%) Kanban
7 15 (12.30%) DevOps
7 15 (12.30%) TDD
8 12 (9.84%) User Stories
9 11 (9.02%) 3D Rendering
9 11 (9.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (9.02%) OO
9 11 (9.02%) Web Development
10 10 (8.20%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (8.20%) Web Design
11 8 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 101 (82.79%) JavaScript
2 50 (40.98%) SQL
3 49 (40.16%) C#
4 33 (27.05%) Java
4 33 (27.05%) VB.NET
5 23 (18.85%) Perl
6 19 (15.57%) PHP
7 18 (14.75%) C++
8 16 (13.11%) Python
9 10 (8.20%) PL/SQL
10 8 (6.56%) C
10 8 (6.56%) T-SQL
11 6 (4.92%) Bash Shell
12 5 (4.10%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (15.57%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) MCSD
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (31.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (14.75%) Google
2 11 (9.02%) Mapbox
3 7 (5.74%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.92%) Oracle
5 5 (4.10%) SAP
5 5 (4.10%) Zend
6 3 (2.46%) Talend
7 2 (1.64%) IBM
7 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.64%) TIBCO
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