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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 78 104 111
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +7
Permanent jobs citing REST 27 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.82% 0.94% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.47% 2.16% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 17
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,600 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
604 788 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.73% 43.73% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 528 696 801
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 24 April 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Cambridge

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (60.34%) HTML
1 35 (60.34%) CSS
2 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
3 31 (53.45%) OO
4 29 (50.00%) Java
5 27 (46.55%) HTML5
6 24 (41.38%) SQL
6 24 (41.38%) HTTP
7 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
8 21 (36.21%) Web Services
9 19 (32.76%) C#
10 17 (29.31%) AngularJS
11 16 (27.59%) PHP
11 16 (27.59%) .NET
11 16 (27.59%) MVC
12 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
12 13 (22.41%) OOP
12 13 (22.41%) MongoDB
13 12 (20.69%) Mobile Payment
13 12 (20.69%) Scala
13 12 (20.69%) User Experience
13 12 (20.69%) J2EE
13 12 (20.69%) Linux
14 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET
14 11 (18.97%) Perl
14 11 (18.97%) Internet
14 11 (18.97%) WCF
14 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (18.97%) CSS3

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (15.52%) Node.js
2 5 (8.62%) OpenStack
2 5 (8.62%) Drupal
3 2 (3.45%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.72%) JBoss
4 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (41.38%) HTTP
2 11 (18.97%) Internet
3 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.90%) SSH
5 3 (5.17%) SSL
6 2 (3.45%) ZigBee
6 2 (3.45%) Bluetooth
6 2 (3.45%) 802.15
6 2 (3.45%) X.509
6 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.72%) 3GPP
7 1 (1.72%) DHCP
7 1 (1.72%) DNS
7 1 (1.72%) AMQP
7 1 (1.72%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) MongoDB
3 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.07%) MySQL
5 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (8.62%) MariaDB
6 5 (8.62%) Neo4j
6 5 (8.62%) CouchDB
6 5 (8.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (6.90%) Redis
8 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.90%) PHPUnit
3 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.17%) Fiddler
4 2 (3.45%) Grunt
4 2 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (3.45%) Yeoman
4 2 (3.45%) Bower
4 2 (3.45%) NWDS
4 2 (3.45%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.72%) Ant
5 1 (1.72%) JUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Subversion
5 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.62%) Games
3 4 (6.90%) Publishing
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (81.03%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Senior Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Programmer
4 10 (17.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (15.52%) AWS Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Software Developer
6 7 (12.07%) PHP Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Web Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Test Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Software Test Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Software Development Team Leader
11 2 (3.45%) Junior Java Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Software Team Leader
11 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (60.34%) HTML
1 35 (60.34%) CSS
2 27 (46.55%) HTML5
3 21 (36.21%) Web Services
4 17 (29.31%) AngularJS
5 16 (27.59%) .NET
6 12 (20.69%) J2EE
7 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET
7 11 (18.97%) CSS3
7 11 (18.97%) WCF
7 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (15.52%) jQuery
10 8 (13.79%) SOAP
11 6 (10.34%) XML
11 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (8.62%) XHTML
12 5 (8.62%) POSIX
12 5 (8.62%) JSON
13 4 (6.90%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Mobile Payment
1 12 (20.69%) User Experience
2 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) Internet of Things
2 7 (12.07%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (10.34%) Client/Server
3 6 (10.34%) Algorithms
4 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.62%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (8.62%) Statistics
4 5 (8.62%) Informatics
4 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.62%) Physics
4 5 (8.62%) Open Source
4 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.17%) Life Science
5 3 (5.17%) Chemistry
5 3 (5.17%) Biology
5 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (53.45%) OO
3 16 (27.59%) MVC
4 13 (22.41%) OOP
5 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
6 9 (15.52%) Kanban
7 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.07%) OO PHP
9 6 (10.34%) Mobile Development
9 6 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (10.34%) Web Design
9 6 (10.34%) Scrum
10 5 (8.62%) Extreme Programming
10 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
10 5 (8.62%) Bioinformatics
10 5 (8.62%) OOD
10 5 (8.62%) Memory Management
10 5 (8.62%) Hidden Markov Model
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
2 29 (50.00%) Java
3 24 (41.38%) SQL
4 19 (32.76%) C#
5 16 (27.59%) PHP
6 12 (20.69%) Scala
7 11 (18.97%) Perl
8 9 (15.52%) C
8 9 (15.52%) Python
9 7 (12.07%) Ruby
10 5 (8.62%) Haskell
10 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
10 5 (8.62%) R
10 5 (8.62%) Go
11 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
11 4 (6.90%) PHP5
11 4 (6.90%) C++
11 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
12 2 (3.45%) ABAP
12 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Xen
1 5 (8.62%) KVM
1 5 (8.62%) Docker
1 5 (8.62%) LXC
1 5 (8.62%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Pegasus
3 4 (6.90%) Sencha
4 3 (5.17%) Facebook
4 3 (5.17%) Google
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) SAP
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