The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 165 162 158
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing REST 87 78 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.13% 1.08% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 2.58% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 78 75 107
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2983 3024 4001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.60% 41.85% 44.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2537 2764 3479
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

REST
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the East of England region.

REST Salary Trend in the East of England

REST
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in the East of England

REST
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +18 46 £45,255 +6.48% 8
Hertfordshire 0 25 £45,000 +12.50%
Essex +16 7 £65,000 +18.18% 6
Norfolk - 5 £32,500 -
Suffolk -26 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Bedfordshire -10 1 £42,500 +6.25%
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 134 (67.34%) JavaScript
2 124 (62.31%) HTML
3 102 (51.26%) CSS
4 89 (44.72%) jQuery
5 78 (39.20%) SOAP
6 76 (38.19%) HTML5
7 75 (37.69%) Java
8 70 (35.18%) C#
9 67 (33.67%) PHP
10 66 (33.17%) MySQL
11 61 (30.65%) Web Services
12 60 (30.15%) .NET
13 59 (29.65%) OO
14 50 (25.13%) SQL
14 50 (25.13%) MVC
15 48 (24.12%) SQL Server
16 47 (23.62%) ASP.NET
17 40 (20.10%) XML
17 40 (20.10%) AngularJS
18 38 (19.10%) Web Development
19 36 (18.09%) JSON
19 36 (18.09%) SOA
20 35 (17.59%) CSS3
21 34 (17.09%) Node.js
21 34 (17.09%) NoSQL
22 33 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
23 30 (15.08%) HTTP
24 27 (13.57%) SaaS
24 27 (13.57%) Mobile App
25 26 (13.07%) Android

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 34 (17.09%) Node.js
2 17 (8.54%) CMS
3 13 (6.53%) IIS
4 11 (5.53%) Apache
5 10 (5.03%) IBM Notes
5 10 (5.03%) Lotus Domino
6 9 (4.52%) Drupal
7 3 (1.51%) nginx
7 3 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.01%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.01%) Mule
8 2 (1.01%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (4.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.51%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.57%) SaaS
2 11 (5.53%) PaaS
3 5 (2.51%) Google App Engine
4 4 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.01%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.01%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (2.01%) CloudFront
5 3 (1.51%) Joyent
5 3 (1.51%) GitHub
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.08%) HTTP
2 9 (4.52%) Internet
3 6 (3.02%) VoIP
3 6 (3.02%) CTI
4 2 (1.01%) Intranet
4 2 (1.01%) 4G
4 2 (1.01%) DNS
4 2 (1.01%) X.509
5 1 (0.50%) WEP
5 1 (0.50%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.50%) LDAP
5 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (33.17%) MySQL
2 48 (24.12%) SQL Server
3 34 (17.09%) NoSQL
4 25 (12.56%) MongoDB
5 14 (7.04%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.51%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.51%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (2.01%) SQLite
8 4 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.51%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (1.51%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.51%) Redis
10 2 (1.01%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (9.55%) Subversion
2 11 (5.53%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.03%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (4.02%) Eclipse
4 8 (4.02%) CruiseControl
5 7 (3.52%) Fiddler
5 7 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.52%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.02%) Grunt
6 6 (3.02%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (3.02%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.51%) Firebug
8 4 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.01%) JIRA
8 4 (2.01%) NUnit
8 4 (2.01%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.01%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.01%) Xcode
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (12.56%) Telecoms
2 14 (7.04%) Finance
3 11 (5.53%) Marketing
4 6 (3.02%) Retail
5 5 (2.51%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.01%) Automotive
7 3 (1.51%) Games
8 2 (1.01%) Front Office
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 167 (83.92%) Developer
2 39 (19.60%) Web Developer
3 34 (17.09%) .NET Developer
4 30 (15.08%) PHP Developer
5 24 (12.06%) C# Developer
6 21 (10.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (8.04%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.03%) Architect
8 10 (5.03%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.03%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (4.52%) Android Developer
9 9 (4.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (4.02%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.02%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.52%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 7 (3.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 6 (3.02%) Web Architect
12 6 (3.02%) Test Engineer
12 6 (3.02%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 6 (3.02%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (62.31%) HTML
2 102 (51.26%) CSS
3 89 (44.72%) jQuery
4 78 (39.20%) SOAP
5 76 (38.19%) HTML5
6 61 (30.65%) Web Services
7 60 (30.15%) .NET
8 47 (23.62%) ASP.NET
9 40 (20.10%) XML
9 40 (20.10%) AngularJS
10 36 (18.09%) JSON
11 35 (17.59%) CSS3
12 26 (13.07%) Ajax
13 25 (12.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (12.06%) Symfony
15 17 (8.54%) WCF
16 15 (7.54%) Laravel
16 15 (7.54%) LESS
16 15 (7.54%) .NET Framework
16 15 (7.54%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.57%) Mobile App
2 21 (10.55%) Open Source
3 19 (9.55%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.03%) Web 2.0
4 10 (5.03%) Mobile Payment
5 7 (3.52%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.02%) IVR
7 5 (2.51%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.51%) Life Science
8 4 (2.01%) iPhone
8 4 (2.01%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.51%) PACS
10 2 (1.01%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (1.01%) Chemistry
10 2 (1.01%) Biology
10 2 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.01%) Social Media
10 2 (1.01%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.07%) Android
2 25 (12.56%) Linux
3 22 (11.06%) Windows
4 21 (10.55%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.01%) UNIX
9 1 (0.50%) AIX
9 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (29.65%) OO
2 50 (25.13%) MVC
3 38 (19.10%) Web Development
4 36 (18.09%) SOA
5 33 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (11.56%) TDD
7 21 (10.55%) OOP
8 20 (10.05%) Scrum
9 15 (7.54%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (6.53%) Mobile Application Development
10 13 (6.53%) Android Development
10 13 (6.53%) Software Engineering
11 12 (6.03%) Web Design
12 9 (4.52%) iOS Development
12 9 (4.52%) Web Application Development
12 9 (4.52%) Multithreading
13 8 (4.02%) Analytics
13 8 (4.02%) SEO
14 7 (3.52%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (3.02%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 134 (67.34%) JavaScript
2 75 (37.69%) Java
3 70 (35.18%) C#
4 67 (33.67%) PHP
5 50 (25.13%) SQL
6 19 (9.55%) Python
7 14 (7.04%) PL/SQL
7 14 (7.04%) C++
8 12 (6.03%) Scala
9 10 (5.03%) LotusScript
10 9 (4.52%) Ruby
10 9 (4.52%) Tcl
10 9 (4.52%) VB
11 8 (4.02%) Perl
12 7 (3.52%) Objective-C
12 7 (3.52%) Groovy
13 5 (2.51%) PHP5
13 5 (2.51%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.51%) VC++
14 4 (2.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (11.56%) Degree
2 2 (1.01%) ISEB
3 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.06%) QA
2 6 (3.02%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.51%) HL7
3 3 (1.51%) DICOM
4 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.50%) vSphere
2 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.50%) vCloud
2 1 (0.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (4.52%) OpenSSO
2 3 (1.51%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.01%) Puppet
4 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (10.55%) Zend
2 17 (8.54%) Oracle
3 12 (6.03%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.03%) Google
4 10 (5.03%) IBM
4 10 (5.03%) Lotus
5 6 (3.02%) Avaya
6 5 (2.51%) Twitter
7 4 (2.01%) MathWorks
8 3 (1.51%) Dell
9 2 (1.01%) Facebook
10 1 (0.50%) VMware
10 1 (0.50%) Telerik
10 1 (0.50%) Citrix
10 1 (0.50%) Cisco
10 1 (0.50%) NetApp
10 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.50%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambourne, Cambridgeshire
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago