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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 87 163 185
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +22
Permanent jobs citing REST 207 115 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.13% 1.54% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.36% 3.90% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 186 99 77
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
2475 2951 3497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.48% 39.52% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 2522 3027
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 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 27 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +56 108 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Hertfordshire +47 48 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Bedfordshire +7 24 £52,500 +16.66%
Suffolk +11 20 £38,750 -3.12%
Essex +13 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Norfolk +1 1 £45,000 - 4
East Anglia - 1 - -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for REST.

1 284 (63.96%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (50.00%) SOAP
3 221 (49.77%) Java
4 207 (46.62%) Web Services
5 203 (45.72%) JavaScript
6 183 (41.22%) SQL
7 182 (40.99%) HTML
8 170 (38.29%) C#
9 169 (38.06%) CSS
10 166 (37.39%) .NET
11 141 (31.76%) XML
12 124 (27.93%) MVC
13 118 (26.58%) jQuery
14 91 (20.50%) ASP.NET
15 88 (19.82%) Software Engineering
16 87 (19.59%) JSON
17 86 (19.37%) WCF
17 86 (19.37%) Scrum
18 85 (19.14%) TDD
19 83 (18.69%) SQL Server
20 78 (17.57%) Degree
21 76 (17.12%) Oracle
22 75 (16.89%) HTML5
23 73 (16.44%) .NET Framework
24 72 (16.22%) OO
25 69 (15.54%) QA
25 69 (15.54%) NoSQL
26 67 (15.09%) Ajax
26 67 (15.09%) HTTP
27 65 (14.64%) ASP.NET Web API

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 30 (6.76%) Tomcat
1 30 (6.76%) WebLogic
2 27 (6.08%) WebSphere
3 25 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 21 (4.73%) JBoss
5 20 (4.50%) Oracle Application Server
6 15 (3.38%) Apache
7 14 (3.15%) Apache Pig
8 13 (2.93%) Node.js
9 11 (2.48%) CMS
9 11 (2.48%) Drupal
10 8 (1.80%) Apache ServiceMix
10 8 (1.80%) IIS
10 8 (1.80%) Mule
11 6 (1.35%) NServiceBus
11 6 (1.35%) WordPress
12 4 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.90%) Confluence
12 4 (0.90%) Facebook Platform
12 4 (0.90%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (2.70%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.83%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.13%) GitHub
6 4 (0.90%) SaaS
7 3 (0.68%) Datadog
7 3 (0.68%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.45%) Office 365
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.23%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 67 (15.09%) HTTP
2 29 (6.53%) Internet
3 10 (2.25%) LDAP
4 7 (1.58%) Intranet
5 2 (0.45%) Wireless
6 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 69 (15.54%) NoSQL
3 41 (9.23%) Big Data
4 36 (8.11%) MySQL
5 32 (7.21%) MongoDB
6 29 (6.53%) Relational Database
7 15 (3.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 14 (3.15%) Apache Hive
8 14 (3.15%) Hadoop
8 14 (3.15%) Neo4j
9 13 (2.93%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (2.48%) RDBMS
11 11 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (1.13%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.13%) DB2
13 5 (1.13%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.90%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 58 (13.06%) Selenium
2 57 (12.84%) JIRA
3 47 (10.59%) Git (software)
4 31 (6.98%) JUnit
5 28 (6.31%) Subversion
6 25 (5.63%) Cucumber
7 23 (5.18%) Jenkins
7 23 (5.18%) Visual Studio
7 23 (5.18%) WebDriver
8 22 (4.95%) Maven
9 12 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (2.70%) JBehave
9 12 (2.70%) NUnit
9 12 (2.70%) SoapUI
10 10 (2.25%) HP UFT
11 9 (2.03%) Eclipse
12 8 (1.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (1.80%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.58%) Jasmine
14 6 (1.35%) Fiddler
General
1 37 (8.33%) Finance
2 20 (4.50%) Banking
3 16 (3.60%) Marketing
4 13 (2.93%) Retail
5 12 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.35%) German Language
7 5 (1.13%) Front Office
8 4 (0.90%) Games
9 3 (0.68%) Advertising
9 3 (0.68%) Electronics
9 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.45%) Legal
10 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.23%) French Language
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 329 (74.10%) Developer
2 111 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 81 (18.24%) C# Developer
4 80 (18.02%) .NET Developer
5 63 (14.19%) Senior Developer
6 53 (11.94%) Software Developer
7 49 (11.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 47 (10.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 42 (9.46%) Programmer
10 38 (8.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 31 (6.98%) Applications Developer
12 30 (6.76%) Senior C# Developer
13 28 (6.31%) Java Engineer
13 28 (6.31%) JavaScript Developer
14 27 (6.08%) Agile Developer
15 26 (5.86%) Applications Support
16 25 (5.63%) Software Engineer
17 23 (5.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 22 (4.95%) C# Software Developer
18 22 (4.95%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (50.00%) SOAP
2 207 (46.62%) Web Services
3 182 (40.99%) HTML
4 169 (38.06%) CSS
5 166 (37.39%) .NET
6 141 (31.76%) XML
7 118 (26.58%) jQuery
8 91 (20.50%) ASP.NET
9 87 (19.59%) JSON
10 86 (19.37%) WCF
11 75 (16.89%) HTML5
12 73 (16.44%) .NET Framework
13 67 (15.09%) Ajax
14 65 (14.64%) ASP.NET Web API
15 64 (14.41%) Entity Framework
16 62 (13.96%) Java EE
17 60 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 56 (12.61%) Spring
19 53 (11.94%) LINQ
20 50 (11.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.06%) Computer Science
2 34 (7.66%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.73%) DataPower
4 16 (3.60%) User Experience
5 15 (3.38%) Algorithms
5 15 (3.38%) Data Structures
6 13 (2.93%) Visualisation
7 12 (2.70%) RIA
8 11 (2.48%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.25%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.80%) Internet of Things
10 8 (1.80%) Life Science
10 8 (1.80%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.58%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (1.35%) Animation
12 6 (1.35%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.35%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
14 3 (0.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 56 (12.61%) Unix
2 47 (10.59%) Linux
3 46 (10.36%) Windows
4 11 (2.48%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.25%) Android
6 4 (0.90%) HPUX
6 4 (0.90%) Solaris
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (63.96%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (27.93%) MVC
3 88 (19.82%) Software Engineering
4 86 (19.37%) Scrum
5 85 (19.14%) TDD
6 72 (16.22%) OO
7 46 (10.36%) BDD
8 44 (9.91%) Front End Development
9 42 (9.46%) CRM
9 42 (9.46%) SOA
10 40 (9.01%) OOP
10 40 (9.01%) SDLC
11 38 (8.56%) Web Development
12 37 (8.33%) E-Commerce
13 34 (7.66%) Automated Testing
14 29 (6.53%) Mentoring
15 28 (6.31%) Web Design
16 27 (6.08%) DevOps
17 25 (5.63%) Continuous Delivery
17 25 (5.63%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 221 (49.77%) Java
2 203 (45.72%) JavaScript
3 183 (41.22%) SQL
4 170 (38.29%) C#
5 64 (14.41%) VB.NET
6 39 (8.78%) PHP
7 33 (7.43%) T-SQL
8 26 (5.86%) C++
9 24 (5.41%) Perl
10 21 (4.73%) Python
11 16 (3.60%) PL/SQL
12 15 (3.38%) Groovy
13 13 (2.93%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.93%) VB
14 10 (2.25%) ABAP
15 9 (2.03%) Scala
16 6 (1.35%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.13%) Ruby
17 5 (1.13%) TypeScript
18 4 (0.90%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 78 (17.57%) Degree
2 17 (3.83%) Sun Certification
3 13 (2.93%) PhD
4 9 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.45%) MCSD
6 1 (0.23%) HND
6 1 (0.23%) ISEB
6 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (15.54%) QA
2 9 (2.03%) SDET
3 1 (0.23%) SEPA
System Software
1 14 (3.15%) Docker
2 10 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.35%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (0.68%) HP Fortify
1 3 (0.68%) Nagios
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 76 (17.12%) Oracle
2 41 (9.23%) IBM
3 36 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 24 (5.41%) SAP
5 20 (4.50%) Google
6 18 (4.05%) Sun
7 10 (2.25%) CA
7 10 (2.25%) Dell
7 10 (2.25%) HP
7 10 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.80%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.58%) Facebook
10 6 (1.35%) Adobe
10 6 (1.35%) Mapbox
11 5 (1.13%) Interwoven
12 4 (0.90%) ATG
12 4 (0.90%) Blue Martini
12 4 (0.90%) DevExpress
12 4 (0.90%) Elastic Path
13 3 (0.68%) Atlassian
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