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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 69 84 88
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing REST 21 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.32% 1.79% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.75% 4.74% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 8
Median salary £65,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,850 £30,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,500 £85,000
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
311 485 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.36% 37.80% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 231 414 349
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +16 8 £67,500 +68.75%
Harlow +4 2 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Chelmsford -11 1 £38,000 +26.66%
Saffron Walden - 1 £50,000 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 24 (80.00%) CSS
1 24 (80.00%) Web Services
2 22 (73.33%) Java
3 21 (70.00%) Ajax
4 20 (66.67%) RDBMS
4 20 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 19 (63.33%) JMS
5 19 (63.33%) Spring
6 17 (56.67%) JBoss
6 17 (56.67%) Apache
6 17 (56.67%) Swing
6 17 (56.67%) SOAP
7 14 (46.67%) HTML
7 14 (46.67%) SQL
7 14 (46.67%) MVC
8 13 (43.33%) Tomcat
8 13 (43.33%) JSP
9 12 (40.00%) Linux
9 12 (40.00%) T-SQL
9 12 (40.00%) MySQL
9 12 (40.00%) Oracle
10 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
10 11 (36.67%) Servlets
10 11 (36.67%) EJB
10 11 (36.67%) OO
10 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (36.67%) WebSphere
10 11 (36.67%) Java EE

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 17 (56.67%) Apache
1 17 (56.67%) JBoss
2 13 (43.33%) Tomcat
3 11 (36.67%) GlassFish
3 11 (36.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.67%) Mule
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Geronimo
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) InfoPath
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.33%) Weka
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 20 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 12 (40.00%) MySQL
3 11 (36.67%) Big Data
3 11 (36.67%) CouchDB
3 11 (36.67%) MongoDB
3 11 (36.67%) Neo4j
3 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (23.33%) GIS
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.00%) JasperReports
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.33%) Mahout
7 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) JUnit
1 9 (30.00%) Maven
2 8 (26.67%) JIRA
3 7 (23.33%) Ant
3 7 (23.33%) ClearQuest
3 7 (23.33%) CruiseControl
3 7 (23.33%) FishEye
3 7 (23.33%) Hudson
3 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.00%) Selenium
4 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (10.00%) Zephyr
5 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.67%) TestNG
6 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.33%) Gradle
6 1 (3.33%) Subversion
6 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.33%) Automotive
1 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Lead Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Java Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Java Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Android Developer
7 3 (10.00%) iOS Android Developer
7 3 (10.00%) iOS Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) CSS
1 24 (80.00%) Web Services
2 21 (70.00%) Ajax
3 19 (63.33%) JMS
3 19 (63.33%) Spring
4 17 (56.67%) SOAP
4 17 (56.67%) Swing
5 14 (46.67%) HTML
6 13 (43.33%) JSP
7 11 (36.67%) EJB
7 11 (36.67%) Java EE
7 11 (36.67%) JSON
7 11 (36.67%) Servlets
7 11 (36.67%) Spring MVC
8 9 (30.00%) GWT
8 9 (30.00%) Middleware
9 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
10 6 (20.00%) Apache Flex
10 6 (20.00%) AWT
11 5 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Android
2 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) OO
2 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Open Source
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
4 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (23.33%) DevOps
4 7 (23.33%) Issue Tracking
4 7 (23.33%) Kanban
4 7 (23.33%) TDD
4 7 (23.33%) UML
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Android Development
6 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (10.00%) SOA
6 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Test Management
6 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (73.33%) Java
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
4 12 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
6 7 (23.33%) C
7 3 (10.00%) C#
7 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby
8 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Atlassian
3 6 (20.00%) Adobe
3 6 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Alteryx
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau
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