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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 82 110 107
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -3
Permanent jobs citing REST 24 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.70% 1.09% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.21% 2.50% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 16
Average salary £42,500 £43,625 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.57% +20.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
570 801 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.45% 43.53% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 501 702 811
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 22 May 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Cambridge

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (65.38%) HTML
2 31 (59.62%) CSS
2 31 (59.62%) OO
3 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
4 26 (50.00%) Java
4 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (48.08%) HTML5
6 23 (44.23%) SQL
7 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
8 20 (38.46%) HTTP
9 18 (34.62%) Web Services
10 16 (30.77%) OOP
11 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
11 15 (28.85%) C#
11 15 (28.85%) .NET
11 15 (28.85%) J2EE
11 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
11 15 (28.85%) Mobile Payment
12 14 (26.92%) Scala
12 14 (26.92%) MVC
13 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
13 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (21.15%) KnockoutJS
14 11 (21.15%) Linux
14 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
15 10 (19.23%) SOAP
15 10 (19.23%) Node.js
16 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
16 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
16 9 (17.31%) C

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (19.23%) Node.js
2 5 (9.62%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.85%) JBoss
3 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.85%) Drupal
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) HTTP
2 9 (17.31%) Internet
3 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.69%) SSH
4 2 (3.85%) Bluetooth
4 2 (3.85%) SSL
4 2 (3.85%) 802.15
4 2 (3.85%) X.509
4 2 (3.85%) ZigBee
4 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.92%) MQTT
5 1 (1.92%) AMQP
5 1 (1.92%) NFC
5 1 (1.92%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
2 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (9.62%) MariaDB
4 5 (9.62%) Neo4j
4 5 (9.62%) CouchDB
4 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (9.62%) MySQL
5 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.85%) Redis
5 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
2 2 (3.85%) NWDS
2 2 (3.85%) PHPUnit
2 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.92%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) Ant
3 1 (1.92%) JUnit
General
1 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.62%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Law
4 1 (1.92%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (86.54%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Programmer
5 10 (19.23%) AWS Developer
6 9 (17.31%) Software Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Web Developer
9 4 (7.69%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Software Development Team Leader
10 2 (3.85%) Software Team Leader
10 2 (3.85%) Junior Java Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.85%) Development Team Leader
10 2 (3.85%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Junior
10 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.92%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (65.38%) HTML
2 31 (59.62%) CSS
3 25 (48.08%) HTML5
4 18 (34.62%) Web Services
5 15 (28.85%) .NET
5 15 (28.85%) J2EE
5 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
6 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (21.15%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (19.23%) SOAP
9 8 (15.38%) WCF
9 8 (15.38%) jQuery
9 8 (15.38%) CSS3
10 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (9.62%) POSIX
11 5 (9.62%) XML
12 3 (5.77%) Ajax
13 2 (3.85%) XSD
13 2 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Mobile Payment
2 7 (13.46%) Internet of Things
2 7 (13.46%) Algorithms
2 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.54%) User Experience
4 5 (9.62%) Open Source
4 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.62%) Informatics
4 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
4 5 (9.62%) Physics
4 5 (9.62%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (9.62%) Statistics
5 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
5 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Android
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) OO
2 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.77%) OOP
4 14 (26.92%) MVC
5 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.38%) Scrum
6 8 (15.38%) Kanban
7 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.54%) Web Design
8 6 (11.54%) Mobile Development
8 6 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (9.62%) Hidden Markov Model
9 5 (9.62%) Game Theory
9 5 (9.62%) Gibbs Sampling
9 5 (9.62%) Memory Management
9 5 (9.62%) Data Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Extreme Programming
9 5 (9.62%) Bioinformatics
9 5 (9.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) Java
2 23 (44.23%) SQL
3 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.85%) C#
5 14 (26.92%) Scala
6 9 (17.31%) C
7 8 (15.38%) Python
7 8 (15.38%) PHP
8 7 (13.46%) Perl
9 5 (9.62%) Go
9 5 (9.62%) R
9 5 (9.62%) Haskell
9 5 (9.62%) Ruby
9 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
9 5 (9.62%) C++
10 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.85%) ABAP
10 2 (3.85%) XPath
10 2 (3.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) KVM
1 5 (9.62%) Docker
1 5 (9.62%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 5 (9.62%) LXC
1 5 (9.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Sencha
2 5 (9.62%) Pegasus
3 4 (7.69%) Google
3 4 (7.69%) Facebook
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle
5 2 (3.85%) SAP
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