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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 47 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +9
Permanent jobs citing REST 57 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.83% 2.08% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.68% 5.09% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 49 27 35
Median salary £53,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,300 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £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
589 570 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.96% 40.89% 45.40%
Number of salaries quoted 491 500 685
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 July 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Cambridge

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 115 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 91 (65.94%) CSS
3 90 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (64.49%) HTML
5 60 (43.48%) C#
6 56 (40.58%) SQL
7 55 (39.86%) .NET
7 55 (39.86%) MVC
8 52 (37.68%) jQuery
9 48 (34.78%) Software Engineering
9 48 (34.78%) XML
10 45 (32.61%) WCF
11 43 (31.16%) QA
11 43 (31.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 42 (30.43%) JSON
13 41 (29.71%) Java
13 41 (29.71%) Front End Development
14 39 (28.26%) VB.NET
14 39 (28.26%) .NET Framework
14 39 (28.26%) Entity Framework
15 34 (24.64%) Razor View Engine
15 34 (24.64%) Ajax
15 34 (24.64%) LINQ
15 34 (24.64%) Web Services
16 31 (22.46%) HTTP
17 30 (21.74%) XSLT
17 30 (21.74%) Scrum
17 30 (21.74%) AngularJS
18 29 (21.01%) SDLC
18 29 (21.01%) Selenium

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 8 (5.80%) Drupal
2 4 (2.90%) Apache
3 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.72%) Confluence
4 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.72%) SAS
4 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.45%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.45%) Office 365
5 1 (0.72%) GitHub
5 1 (0.72%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 31 (22.46%) HTTP
2 13 (9.42%) Internet
3 4 (2.90%) SSL
3 4 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.90%) X.509
4 2 (1.45%) Intranet
4 2 (1.45%) Wireless
5 1 (0.72%) DNS
5 1 (0.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.49%) NoSQL
2 13 (9.42%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.80%) MySQL
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (3.62%) Big Data
7 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.72%) Redis
8 1 (0.72%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.72%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (21.01%) Selenium
2 23 (16.67%) JIRA
3 11 (7.97%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.52%) git-flow
5 6 (4.35%) Fiddler
6 3 (2.17%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.17%) gulp
6 3 (2.17%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.45%) Maven
8 1 (0.72%) Ant
8 1 (0.72%) Broccoli
8 1 (0.72%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.72%) Grunt
8 1 (0.72%) Hudson
8 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.72%) JMeter
8 1 (0.72%) JUnit
8 1 (0.72%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (5.07%) Marketing
2 3 (2.17%) Finance
3 2 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.72%) Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Electronics
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (80.43%) Developer
2 44 (31.88%) C# Developer
3 34 (24.64%) Senior Developer
4 25 (18.12%) Software Developer
5 24 (17.39%) Senior C# Developer
6 22 (15.94%) .NET Developer
6 22 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 20 (14.49%) C# WCF Developer
7 20 (14.49%) WCF Developer
8 19 (13.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (13.77%) Senior Software Developer
9 16 (11.59%) Programmer
10 15 (10.87%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (10.14%) Agile C# Developer
11 14 (10.14%) Agile Developer
11 14 (10.14%) Java Developer
11 14 (10.14%) Senior Agile Developer
12 13 (9.42%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (9.42%) Software Engineer
12 13 (9.42%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (65.94%) CSS
2 89 (64.49%) HTML
3 55 (39.86%) .NET
4 52 (37.68%) jQuery
5 48 (34.78%) XML
6 45 (32.61%) WCF
7 43 (31.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 42 (30.43%) JSON
9 39 (28.26%) .NET Framework
9 39 (28.26%) Entity Framework
10 34 (24.64%) Ajax
10 34 (24.64%) LINQ
10 34 (24.64%) Razor View Engine
10 34 (24.64%) Web Services
11 30 (21.74%) AngularJS
11 30 (21.74%) XSLT
12 29 (21.01%) CSS3
12 29 (21.01%) HTML5
13 26 (18.84%) ASP.NET
14 23 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.22%) Visualisation
2 18 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.42%) Internet of Things
4 11 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.97%) Animation
5 10 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (5.80%) Client/Server
7 7 (5.07%) Life Science
8 4 (2.90%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.90%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.17%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.17%) Physics
9 3 (2.17%) User Experience
10 1 (0.72%) Informatics
10 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.22%) Linux
2 12 (8.70%) Windows
3 11 (7.97%) Android
4 10 (7.25%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.62%) Unix
6 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (39.86%) MVC
3 48 (34.78%) Software Engineering
4 41 (29.71%) Front End Development
5 30 (21.74%) Scrum
6 29 (21.01%) SDLC
7 28 (20.29%) Automated Testing
8 22 (15.94%) Kanban
9 21 (15.22%) Data Visualisation
10 18 (13.04%) OO
11 17 (12.32%) DevOps
12 16 (11.59%) TDD
13 15 (10.87%) User Stories
14 14 (10.14%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (9.42%) Web Development
16 12 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
16 12 (8.70%) Web Design
17 11 (7.97%) 3D Rendering
17 11 (7.97%) Multithreading
18 10 (7.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 60 (43.48%) C#
3 56 (40.58%) SQL
4 41 (29.71%) Java
5 39 (28.26%) VB.NET
6 25 (18.12%) Perl
7 18 (13.04%) C++
7 18 (13.04%) PHP
8 13 (9.42%) Python
9 10 (7.25%) PL/SQL
10 9 (6.52%) T-SQL
11 7 (5.07%) C
12 5 (3.62%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.90%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.45%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (18.84%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) PhD
3 2 (1.45%) MCSD
3 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (31.16%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.62%) Docker
2 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (14.49%) Google
2 11 (7.97%) Mapbox
3 9 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.52%) Oracle
4 3 (2.17%) Zend
5 2 (1.45%) IBM
5 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.45%) SAP
6 1 (0.72%) CA
6 1 (0.72%) Dell
6 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
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