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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 82 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing REST 7 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.69% 0.24% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.73% 0.67% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 10
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £47,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
REST
East of 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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
404 447 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 39.76% 35.96% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 337 365 457
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 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
Colchester - 3 £40,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 £47,500 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for REST.

1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) MVC
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) MySQL
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) SOAP
5 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 6 (46.15%) Ajax
6 5 (38.46%) C#
6 5 (38.46%) OO
6 5 (38.46%) XML
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) OOP
7 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
7 4 (30.77%) Apache
7 4 (30.77%) Swing
7 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
7 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle
7 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 4 (30.77%) Java EE
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (30.77%) Big Data

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 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Mule
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Big Data
2 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) SQLite
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) TestNG
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Programmer
3 4 (30.77%) Programmer
4 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) Ajax
4 6 (46.15%) SOAP
5 5 (38.46%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
6 4 (30.77%) Java EE
6 4 (30.77%) Swing
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
7 3 (23.08%) WCF
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (15.38%) JSR 286
8 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (15.38%) LESS
8 2 (15.38%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) OOP
5 3 (23.08%) Android Development
5 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) SOLID
6 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Workflow
7 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.69%) MVVM
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
5 3 (23.08%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft