The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 60 97 92
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -5
Permanent jobs citing REST 24 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.55% 0.43% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.76% 1.19% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 7
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £35,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
274 419 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 29.12% 36.06% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 210 348 356
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

REST
Salary Trend in Essex

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

REST Salary Trend in Essex

REST
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

REST Salary Histogram in Essex

REST
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Colchester +7 5 £67,500 +68.75% 2
Harlow - 2 £50,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £38,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £50,000 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for REST.

1 27 (87.10%) Java
2 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 26 (83.87%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) Web Services
3 24 (77.42%) RDBMS
3 24 (77.42%) Relational Database
4 23 (74.19%) Ajax
5 22 (70.97%) Spring
6 21 (67.74%) Swing
7 20 (64.52%) JMS
7 20 (64.52%) SOAP
8 19 (61.29%) JBoss
8 19 (61.29%) Apache
9 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (51.61%) MVC
11 15 (48.39%) OO
11 15 (48.39%) HTML
12 14 (45.16%) JSP
13 13 (41.94%) Servlets
13 13 (41.94%) EJB
13 13 (41.94%) Oracle
13 13 (41.94%) JUnit
13 13 (41.94%) Middleware
13 13 (41.94%) Java EE
13 13 (41.94%) Spring MVC
13 13 (41.94%) GWT
14 12 (38.71%) JIRA
14 12 (38.71%) Maven
14 12 (38.71%) Tomcat
14 12 (38.71%) Scrum

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 19 (61.29%) Apache
1 19 (61.29%) JBoss
2 12 (38.71%) Tomcat
3 11 (35.48%) GlassFish
3 11 (35.48%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Geronimo
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) Mule
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) InfoPath
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.23%) Weka
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) RDBMS
1 24 (77.42%) Relational Database
2 12 (38.71%) MySQL
3 11 (35.48%) Big Data
3 11 (35.48%) CouchDB
3 11 (35.48%) GIS
3 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
3 11 (35.48%) Neo4j
3 11 (35.48%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.81%) JasperReports
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.23%) Mahout
6 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.23%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) JUnit
2 12 (38.71%) JIRA
2 12 (38.71%) Maven
3 11 (35.48%) ClearQuest
3 11 (35.48%) CruiseControl
3 11 (35.48%) FishEye
3 11 (35.48%) Hudson
3 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
3 11 (35.48%) TeamCity
4 9 (29.03%) Ant
5 5 (16.13%) Selenium
5 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
5 5 (16.13%) Zephyr
6 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.23%) Gradle
6 1 (3.23%) Subversion
6 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.23%) TestNG
6 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.23%) Automotive
1 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Lead Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Lead Java Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Java Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Java Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
7 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 5 (16.13%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (16.13%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
8 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) CSS
1 26 (83.87%) Web Services
2 23 (74.19%) Ajax
3 22 (70.97%) Spring
4 21 (67.74%) Swing
5 20 (64.52%) JMS
5 20 (64.52%) SOAP
6 15 (48.39%) HTML
7 14 (45.16%) JSP
8 13 (41.94%) EJB
8 13 (41.94%) GWT
8 13 (41.94%) Java EE
8 13 (41.94%) Middleware
8 13 (41.94%) Servlets
8 13 (41.94%) Spring MVC
9 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
10 9 (29.03%) JSON
11 8 (25.81%) Apache Flex
11 8 (25.81%) AWT
12 5 (16.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) MVC
3 15 (48.39%) OO
4 12 (38.71%) Open Source
4 12 (38.71%) Scrum
5 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (35.48%) DevOps
5 11 (35.48%) Issue Tracking
5 11 (35.48%) Kanban
5 11 (35.48%) TDD
5 11 (35.48%) UML
6 9 (29.03%) Unit Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (16.13%) SOA
8 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Test Management
8 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) Java
2 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
4 11 (35.48%) C
4 11 (35.48%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.45%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) HDFS
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) Atlassian
3 8 (25.81%) Adobe
3 8 (25.81%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Alteryx
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Tableau
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