The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 174 154 176
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Permanent jobs citing REST 88 95 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.10% 1.24% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.88% 2.85% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75 93 89
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3055 3329 3922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.33% 43.28% 46.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2638 3044 3400
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +22 49 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Hertfordshire -1 27 £45,000 +10.42% 4
Suffolk -20 6 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Essex -7 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Norfolk +16 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Bedfordshire -15 1 £42,500 +21.42%
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 137 (66.50%) JavaScript
2 131 (63.59%) HTML
3 111 (53.88%) CSS
4 94 (45.63%) jQuery
5 82 (39.81%) SOAP
5 82 (39.81%) Java
6 80 (38.83%) HTML5
7 77 (37.38%) PHP
8 73 (35.44%) MySQL
9 72 (34.95%) C#
10 63 (30.58%) Web Services
11 55 (26.70%) OO
12 54 (26.21%) .NET
13 52 (25.24%) MVC
14 49 (23.79%) SQL Server
15 45 (21.84%) SQL
16 43 (20.87%) ASP.NET
16 43 (20.87%) CSS3
17 39 (18.93%) XML
18 38 (18.45%) Web Development
19 37 (17.96%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (17.48%) SOA
21 35 (16.99%) NoSQL
22 33 (16.02%) AngularJS
22 33 (16.02%) Mobile App
23 31 (15.05%) JSON
24 28 (13.59%) Degree
24 28 (13.59%) TDD
24 28 (13.59%) Linux
25 27 (13.11%) Node.js

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (13.11%) Node.js
2 19 (9.22%) CMS
3 15 (7.28%) Apache
3 15 (7.28%) IIS
3 15 (7.28%) Drupal
4 10 (4.85%) IBM Notes
4 10 (4.85%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (1.94%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.97%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.49%) MS Office
2 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.62%) SaaS
2 11 (5.34%) PaaS
3 5 (2.43%) Google App Engine
4 4 (1.94%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (1.94%) CloudFront
4 4 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.94%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.68%) HTTP
2 8 (3.88%) Internet
3 6 (2.91%) VoIP
3 6 (2.91%) CTI
4 3 (1.46%) Intranet
5 2 (0.97%) DNS
5 2 (0.97%) X.509
5 2 (0.97%) 4G
6 1 (0.49%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.49%) LDAP
6 1 (0.49%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.49%) WEP
6 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (35.44%) MySQL
2 49 (23.79%) SQL Server
3 35 (16.99%) NoSQL
4 24 (11.65%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.34%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.94%) Big Data
7 4 (1.94%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.94%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.46%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.46%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (9.71%) Subversion
2 9 (4.37%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.88%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.91%) Fiddler
4 6 (2.91%) CruiseControl
4 6 (2.91%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.91%) PhoneGap
4 6 (2.91%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.43%) Grunt
5 5 (2.43%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (2.43%) Jasmine
5 5 (2.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.94%) Firebug
6 4 (1.94%) JIRA
6 4 (1.94%) NUnit
6 4 (1.94%) JUnit
6 4 (1.94%) MSBuild
6 4 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.97%) Xcode
General
1 21 (10.19%) Telecoms
2 16 (7.77%) Finance
3 12 (5.83%) Marketing
4 9 (4.37%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.43%) Retail
6 3 (1.46%) Front Office
6 3 (1.46%) Back Office
6 3 (1.46%) Automotive
6 3 (1.46%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 170 (82.52%) Developer
2 40 (19.42%) Web Developer
2 40 (19.42%) PHP Developer
3 33 (16.02%) .NET Developer
4 24 (11.65%) C# Developer
5 22 (10.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (6.80%) Java Developer
6 14 (6.80%) Architect
7 13 (6.31%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 11 (5.34%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (5.34%) Drupal Developer
9 10 (4.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 9 (4.37%) Android Developer
11 8 (3.88%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (3.40%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.40%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (2.91%) Web Architect
13 6 (2.91%) Test Engineer
14 5 (2.43%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (63.59%) HTML
2 111 (53.88%) CSS
3 94 (45.63%) jQuery
4 82 (39.81%) SOAP
5 80 (38.83%) HTML5
6 63 (30.58%) Web Services
7 54 (26.21%) .NET
8 43 (20.87%) ASP.NET
8 43 (20.87%) CSS3
9 39 (18.93%) XML
10 33 (16.02%) AngularJS
11 31 (15.05%) JSON
12 25 (12.14%) Ajax
13 23 (11.17%) Symfony
14 22 (10.68%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (8.74%) .NET Framework
16 17 (8.25%) JSP
16 17 (8.25%) XSLT
17 15 (7.28%) WCF
17 15 (7.28%) ExpressJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.02%) Mobile App
2 18 (8.74%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.74%) Open Source
3 10 (4.85%) Web 2.0
4 9 (4.37%) N-Tier
4 9 (4.37%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.91%) IVR
6 5 (2.43%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.46%) iPhone
7 3 (1.46%) DataPower
7 3 (1.46%) PACS
8 2 (0.97%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.97%) Chemistry
8 2 (0.97%) Biology
8 2 (0.97%) Life Science
8 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.97%) Social Media
8 2 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.49%) iPad
9 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.59%) Linux
2 25 (12.14%) Windows
3 24 (11.65%) Android
4 20 (9.71%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.97%) UNIX
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.70%) OO
2 52 (25.24%) MVC
3 38 (18.45%) Web Development
4 37 (17.96%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (17.48%) SOA
6 28 (13.59%) TDD
7 21 (10.19%) Scrum
8 19 (9.22%) Mobile Application Development
9 18 (8.74%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (8.25%) Software Engineering
11 16 (7.77%) OOP
12 15 (7.28%) Web Design
13 12 (5.83%) Analytics
13 12 (5.83%) Android Development
14 10 (4.85%) Multithreading
15 9 (4.37%) iOS Development
16 8 (3.88%) Web Application Development
17 7 (3.40%) SEO
17 7 (3.40%) E-Commerce
18 6 (2.91%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 137 (66.50%) JavaScript
2 82 (39.81%) Java
3 77 (37.38%) PHP
4 72 (34.95%) C#
5 45 (21.84%) SQL
6 22 (10.68%) Python
7 18 (8.74%) C++
7 18 (8.74%) PL/SQL
8 13 (6.31%) Tcl
8 13 (6.31%) Perl
8 13 (6.31%) VB
8 13 (6.31%) Objective-C
9 10 (4.85%) LotusScript
10 9 (4.37%) Groovy
10 9 (4.37%) Ruby
10 9 (4.37%) Scala
11 7 (3.40%) C
12 6 (2.91%) VC++
13 5 (2.43%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.94%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 28 (13.59%) Degree
2 2 (0.97%) ISEB
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.74%) QA
2 6 (2.91%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.46%) HL7
3 3 (1.46%) DICOM
4 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.46%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.49%) vSphere
2 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) vCloud
2 1 (0.49%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (6.31%) OpenSSO
2 3 (1.46%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.97%) Puppet
4 1 (0.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (10.19%) Oracle
2 20 (9.71%) Zend
3 15 (7.28%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.83%) Google
5 10 (4.85%) Lotus
5 10 (4.85%) IBM
6 6 (2.91%) Avaya
7 3 (1.46%) MathWorks
8 2 (0.97%) Apple
9 1 (0.49%) Cisco
9 1 (0.49%) Dell
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.49%) Citrix
9 1 (0.49%) NetApp
9 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.49%) Telerik
9 1 (0.49%) VMware
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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