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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 80 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing REST 9 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.89% 1.00% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.31% 3.05% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 2
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £36,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £43,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
390 426 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 38.61% 32.82% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 298 333 309
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 - 5 £45,000 - 1
Chelmsford - 2 £47,500 -
Wickford - 1 £37,500 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Ajax
3 9 (56.25%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (56.25%) SOAP
4 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) MVC
5 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) Spring
6 6 (37.50%) JSON
6 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) JSP
6 6 (37.50%) JMS
7 5 (31.25%) Apache
7 5 (31.25%) Swing
7 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
7 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 5 (31.25%) MySQL
7 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
7 5 (31.25%) Java EE
7 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (31.25%) Big Data
7 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
7 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
8 4 (25.00%) SDLC

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 5 (31.25%) Apache
1 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) Mule
3 2 (12.50%) GlassFish
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Big Data
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) CouchDB
4 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (12.50%) Neo4j
4 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
1 4 (25.00%) TestNG
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Android Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 3 (18.75%) iOS Android Developer
4 3 (18.75%) iOS Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Programmer
4 3 (18.75%) Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) Ajax
3 9 (56.25%) SOAP
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) Web Services
5 6 (37.50%) JMS
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) JSON
5 6 (37.50%) JSP
5 6 (37.50%) Spring
6 5 (31.25%) Java EE
6 5 (31.25%) Swing
7 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (25.00%) JDBC
7 4 (25.00%) JSR 168
7 4 (25.00%) JSR 286
7 4 (25.00%) Struts
7 4 (25.00%) Struts2
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
5 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) Android Development
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
6 3 (18.75%) OOP
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) SOLID
7 2 (12.50%) Workflow
8 1 (6.25%) MVVM
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
5 4 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
7 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
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