The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 106 109 106
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing REST 19 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.05% 0.95% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 2.19% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 24
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
799 866 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 44.00% 43.19% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 706 789 962
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Cambridge

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 39 (84.78%) Java
2 28 (60.87%) CSS
3 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
4 24 (52.17%) HTML
4 24 (52.17%) SOAP
5 19 (41.30%) Oracle
6 17 (36.96%) SQL
6 17 (36.96%) PHP
7 16 (34.78%) Web Services
8 15 (32.61%) C#
8 15 (32.61%) MySQL
9 14 (30.43%) XML
9 14 (30.43%) JSP
9 14 (30.43%) Objective-C
9 14 (30.43%) HTML5
9 14 (30.43%) CSS3
10 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
10 13 (28.26%) PL/SQL
10 13 (28.26%) Perl
11 12 (26.09%) Linux
11 12 (26.09%) OO
11 12 (26.09%) Android
11 12 (26.09%) jQuery
11 12 (26.09%) Android Development
12 11 (23.91%) Apple iOS
13 10 (21.74%) Mobile App
13 10 (21.74%) iOS Development
13 10 (21.74%) JSON
13 10 (21.74%) Smartphone
14 9 (19.57%) OAuth

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (19.57%) IIS
1 9 (19.57%) Apache
2 6 (13.04%) CMS
3 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.17%) Node.js
4 1 (2.17%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Heroku
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) X.509
1 6 (13.04%) HTTP
1 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 6 (13.04%) SSL
1 6 (13.04%) STUN
2 1 (2.17%) AMQP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) MySQL
2 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
3 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.17%) HBase
6 1 (2.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Subversion
1 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Toad
3 2 (4.35%) JMeter
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.17%) Hudson
4 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) Mocha
4 1 (2.17%) JUnit
General
1 3 (6.52%) Marketing
1 3 (6.52%) Billing
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) PHP Developer
3 8 (17.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Mobile Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Architect
5 6 (13.04%) Software Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Test Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Graduate
7 4 (8.70%) Web Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Android Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Web Architect
8 3 (6.52%) CRM Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) CSS
2 24 (52.17%) HTML
2 24 (52.17%) SOAP
3 16 (34.78%) Web Services
4 14 (30.43%) XML
4 14 (30.43%) JSP
4 14 (30.43%) HTML5
4 14 (30.43%) CSS3
5 12 (26.09%) jQuery
6 10 (21.74%) JSON
7 9 (19.57%) OAuth
7 9 (19.57%) OpenID
7 9 (19.57%) XSLT
8 8 (17.39%) XSL
9 5 (10.87%) J2EE
10 4 (8.70%) Servlets
10 4 (8.70%) DOM
10 4 (8.70%) Java EE
11 3 (6.52%) Middleware
12 2 (4.35%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Mobile App
1 10 (21.74%) Smartphone
2 3 (6.52%) Open Source
3 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.35%) iPhone
3 2 (4.35%) iPad
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Social Media
4 1 (2.17%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Linux
1 12 (26.09%) Android
2 11 (23.91%) Apple iOS
3 6 (13.04%) UNIX
4 4 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) OO
1 12 (26.09%) Android Development
2 10 (21.74%) iOS Development
3 9 (19.57%) OOD
3 9 (19.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (13.04%) SOA
5 5 (10.87%) OOP
5 5 (10.87%) MVC
6 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.70%) Web Development
6 4 (8.70%) OO PHP
7 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) Service Management
7 3 (6.52%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.52%) Content Management
7 3 (6.52%) ITIL
7 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.52%) CRM
8 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) Java
2 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 17 (36.96%) SQL
3 17 (36.96%) PHP
4 15 (32.61%) C#
5 14 (30.43%) Objective-C
6 13 (28.26%) PL/SQL
6 13 (28.26%) Perl
7 9 (19.57%) C++
7 9 (19.57%) C
7 9 (19.57%) VB
7 9 (19.57%) Tcl
8 7 (15.22%) Python
9 3 (6.52%) Scala
10 2 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) BEA
3 3 (6.52%) Marketo
3 3 (6.52%) SAP
3 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.35%) Apple
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