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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 81 172 175
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +3
Permanent jobs citing REST 231 109 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.31% 1.41% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.72% 3.65% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 195 88 88
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,700 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
2649 2984 3603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.94% 38.67% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2242 2548 3093
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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 +52 109 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Hertfordshire +47 47 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Suffolk +28 37 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Bedfordshire -8 24 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Essex +10 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Norfolk +9 6 £52,500 +16.66% 1
East Anglia - 1 - -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 295 (63.99%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (52.49%) SOAP
3 236 (51.19%) Java
4 226 (49.02%) Web Services
5 201 (43.60%) JavaScript
6 183 (39.70%) HTML
7 178 (38.61%) SQL
8 174 (37.74%) C#
9 172 (37.31%) CSS
10 169 (36.66%) .NET
11 145 (31.45%) XML
12 137 (29.72%) MVC
13 129 (27.98%) jQuery
14 100 (21.69%) ASP.NET
15 98 (21.26%) JSON
16 97 (21.04%) TDD
17 90 (19.52%) Degree
18 89 (19.31%) WCF
18 89 (19.31%) SQL Server
19 88 (19.09%) Software Engineering
20 80 (17.35%) OO
20 80 (17.35%) NoSQL
21 79 (17.14%) .NET Framework
22 78 (16.92%) Scrum
23 77 (16.70%) HTML5
24 76 (16.49%) Ajax
25 75 (16.27%) Oracle
26 74 (16.05%) HTTP
27 72 (15.62%) Computer Science
27 72 (15.62%) Entity Framework

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 30 (6.51%) WebLogic
2 29 (6.29%) Tomcat
3 28 (6.07%) WebSphere
4 25 (5.42%) WebSphere Application Server
5 22 (4.77%) JBoss
6 20 (4.34%) Oracle Application Server
7 17 (3.69%) Apache Pig
8 13 (2.82%) IIS
9 12 (2.60%) Apache
9 12 (2.60%) CMS
9 12 (2.60%) Drupal
10 10 (2.17%) Node.js
11 8 (1.74%) Apache ServiceMix
12 7 (1.52%) Mule
12 7 (1.52%) NServiceBus
13 6 (1.30%) WordPress
14 4 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.87%) Confluence
14 4 (0.87%) Facebook Platform
14 4 (0.87%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.65%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.52%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (10.85%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (5.42%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.52%) SaaS
5 5 (1.08%) GitHub
6 3 (0.65%) Datadog
6 3 (0.65%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.43%) Office 365
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 74 (16.05%) HTTP
2 25 (5.42%) Internet
3 12 (2.60%) LDAP
4 5 (1.08%) Intranet
5 2 (0.43%) SNMP
5 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.43%) Wireless
6 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (19.31%) SQL Server
2 80 (17.35%) NoSQL
3 49 (10.63%) Big Data
4 34 (7.38%) MySQL
5 33 (7.16%) Relational Database
6 32 (6.94%) MongoDB
7 18 (3.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 18 (3.90%) Hadoop
7 18 (3.90%) Neo4j
8 17 (3.69%) Apache Hive
8 17 (3.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (2.60%) RDBMS
10 11 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.52%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.08%) DB2
13 4 (0.87%) Jackrabbit
13 4 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 68 (14.75%) JIRA
2 66 (14.32%) Selenium
3 57 (12.36%) Git (software)
4 36 (7.81%) Subversion
5 29 (6.29%) JUnit
6 26 (5.64%) Jenkins
7 25 (5.42%) WebDriver
8 24 (5.21%) Visual Studio
9 22 (4.77%) Maven
10 20 (4.34%) Cucumber
11 18 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (3.47%) JMeter
13 15 (3.25%) NUnit
14 10 (2.17%) JBehave
14 10 (2.17%) SoapUI
15 9 (1.95%) Eclipse
16 8 (1.74%) HP UFT
17 7 (1.52%) Ant
17 7 (1.52%) Jasmine
17 7 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (11.06%) Finance
2 18 (3.90%) Banking
3 16 (3.47%) Marketing
4 15 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.95%) Retail
6 6 (1.30%) German Language
7 5 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.08%) Front Office
8 4 (0.87%) Games
9 3 (0.65%) Advertising
9 3 (0.65%) Electronics
9 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.43%) Legal
10 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.22%) French Language
11 1 (0.22%) Publishing
11 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 334 (72.45%) Developer
2 122 (26.46%) Java Developer
3 91 (19.74%) C# Developer
4 82 (17.79%) .NET Developer
5 70 (15.18%) Senior Developer
6 55 (11.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 52 (11.28%) Software Developer
8 50 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 40 (8.68%) Programmer
10 37 (8.03%) ASP.NET Developer
11 35 (7.59%) Senior C# Developer
12 34 (7.38%) Test Engineer
13 31 (6.72%) Agile Developer
13 31 (6.72%) Applications Developer
14 30 (6.51%) Java Engineer
15 27 (5.86%) Software Engineer
16 26 (5.64%) C# Software Developer
17 25 (5.42%) Applications Support
17 25 (5.42%) Software Test Engineer
18 24 (5.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (52.49%) SOAP
2 226 (49.02%) Web Services
3 183 (39.70%) HTML
4 172 (37.31%) CSS
5 169 (36.66%) .NET
6 145 (31.45%) XML
7 129 (27.98%) jQuery
8 100 (21.69%) ASP.NET
9 98 (21.26%) JSON
10 89 (19.31%) WCF
11 79 (17.14%) .NET Framework
12 77 (16.70%) HTML5
13 76 (16.49%) Ajax
14 72 (15.62%) Entity Framework
15 68 (14.75%) ASP.NET Web API
16 64 (13.88%) Java EE
17 62 (13.45%) ASP.NET MVC
18 58 (12.58%) Spring
19 55 (11.93%) LINQ
20 54 (11.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 72 (15.62%) Computer Science
2 30 (6.51%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (5.21%) DataPower
4 23 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.99%) Data Structures
5 17 (3.69%) Algorithms
5 17 (3.69%) Mobile App
6 14 (3.04%) User Experience
7 10 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
7 10 (2.17%) RIA
7 10 (2.17%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.74%) Life Science
9 7 (1.52%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.30%) Internet of Things
10 6 (1.30%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.87%) Animation
13 3 (0.65%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 53 (11.50%) Unix
2 47 (10.20%) Windows
3 44 (9.54%) Linux
4 13 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.17%) Android
6 4 (0.87%) HPUX
6 4 (0.87%) Solaris
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (63.99%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (29.72%) MVC
3 97 (21.04%) TDD
4 88 (19.09%) Software Engineering
5 80 (17.35%) OO
6 78 (16.92%) Scrum
7 48 (10.41%) OOP
8 47 (10.20%) Automated Testing
9 46 (9.98%) BDD
9 46 (9.98%) Front End Development
9 46 (9.98%) SOA
10 41 (8.89%) SDLC
11 35 (7.59%) CRM
12 34 (7.38%) Web Development
13 33 (7.16%) DevOps
14 32 (6.94%) Web Design
15 30 (6.51%) Mentoring
15 30 (6.51%) User Stories
16 28 (6.07%) Dependency Injection
16 28 (6.07%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 236 (51.19%) Java
2 201 (43.60%) JavaScript
3 178 (38.61%) SQL
4 174 (37.74%) C#
5 64 (13.88%) VB.NET
6 36 (7.81%) PHP
7 33 (7.16%) T-SQL
8 27 (5.86%) Perl
9 25 (5.42%) C++
10 19 (4.12%) Python
11 18 (3.90%) Groovy
11 18 (3.90%) PL/SQL
12 15 (3.25%) Scala
13 13 (2.82%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.39%) VB
15 8 (1.74%) ABAP
16 6 (1.30%) VBScript
17 5 (1.08%) C
18 4 (0.87%) Objective-C
18 4 (0.87%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 90 (19.52%) Degree
2 21 (4.56%) PhD
3 17 (3.69%) Sun Certification
4 7 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.08%) ISEB
5 5 (1.08%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.43%) HND
7 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (15.18%) QA
2 7 (1.52%) SDET
3 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.65%) SLA
4 2 (0.43%) SEPA
System Software
1 23 (4.99%) Docker
2 10 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.87%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (0.65%) HP Fortify
1 3 (0.65%) Nagios
2 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.22%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 75 (16.27%) Oracle
2 47 (10.20%) IBM
3 32 (6.94%) Microsoft
4 18 (3.90%) Sun
5 17 (3.69%) Google
5 17 (3.69%) SAP
6 10 (2.17%) CA
6 10 (2.17%) Dell
7 9 (1.95%) Adobe
8 8 (1.74%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.52%) Facebook
9 7 (1.52%) HP
10 6 (1.30%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.08%) Interwoven
12 4 (0.87%) ATG
12 4 (0.87%) Blue Martini
12 4 (0.87%) DevExpress
12 4 (0.87%) Elastic Path
12 4 (0.87%) Mapbox
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 7 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bens and comp Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Human Resources
Salary: Pension,stock,med
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Group
Salary: Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £58k DOE + fantasticbenefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Ipswich
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
365 Media
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago