The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 34 49 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing REST 13 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.68% 3.81% 7.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.90% 7.32% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 14
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,750 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £45,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
REST
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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 Ipswich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
146 246 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 41.36% 52.01% 62.41%
Number of salaries quoted 143 230 135
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

REST
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

REST Salary Trend in Ipswich

REST
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Ipswich

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for REST.

1 52 (96.30%) SOAP
2 48 (88.89%) Web Services
3 47 (87.04%) Java
4 45 (83.33%) Java EE
5 29 (53.70%) Unix
6 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (44.44%) XML
6 24 (44.44%) SOA
7 23 (42.59%) TDD
8 21 (38.89%) Tomcat
8 21 (38.89%) WebSphere
8 21 (38.89%) IBM
8 21 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 21 (38.89%) Oracle
9 20 (37.04%) WebLogic
9 20 (37.04%) JBoss
9 20 (37.04%) Oracle Application Server
9 20 (37.04%) Big Data
10 19 (35.19%) DataPower
10 19 (35.19%) NoSQL
11 17 (31.48%) Web Application Development
12 13 (24.07%) Groovy
12 13 (24.07%) OSGi
12 13 (24.07%) Apache Camel
12 13 (24.07%) jQuery
12 13 (24.07%) Sun
12 13 (24.07%) Sun Certification
13 12 (22.22%) Ajax
13 12 (22.22%) Apache Hive
13 12 (22.22%) MongoDB

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 21 (38.89%) Tomcat
1 21 (38.89%) WebSphere
1 21 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 20 (37.04%) JBoss
2 20 (37.04%) Oracle Application Server
2 20 (37.04%) WebLogic
3 12 (22.22%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.85%) Drupal
4 1 (1.85%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) Big Data
2 19 (35.19%) NoSQL
3 12 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (22.22%) Apache Hive
3 12 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 12 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 12 (22.22%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) Gradle
2 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.85%) Maven
3 1 (1.85%) NUnit
3 1 (1.85%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (85.19%) Developer
2 28 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 25 (46.30%) Applications Support
4 24 (44.44%) Applications Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Java Programmer
5 10 (18.52%) Programmer
6 8 (14.81%) Java Applications Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Software Developer
8 6 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Consultant
10 3 (5.56%) Architect
11 2 (3.70%) Applications Consultant
11 2 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
11 2 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
12 1 (1.85%) .NET Architect
12 1 (1.85%) .NET Solutions Architect
12 1 (1.85%) C# Developer
12 1 (1.85%) PHP Developer
12 1 (1.85%) Solutions Architect
12 1 (1.85%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (96.30%) SOAP
2 48 (88.89%) Web Services
3 45 (83.33%) Java EE
4 24 (44.44%) XML
5 13 (24.07%) Apache Camel
5 13 (24.07%) jQuery
5 13 (24.07%) OSGi
6 12 (22.22%) Ajax
7 4 (7.41%) J2EE
8 2 (3.70%) .NET
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.70%) CSS
8 2 (3.70%) HTML
8 2 (3.70%) JSON
8 2 (3.70%) Regular Expression
8 2 (3.70%) XSD
8 2 (3.70%) XSLT
9 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.85%) HTML5
9 1 (1.85%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) DataPower
2 6 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.70%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (44.44%) SOA
2 23 (42.59%) TDD
3 17 (31.48%) Web Application Development
4 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
4 4 (7.41%) TOGAF
5 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.70%) API Design
7 1 (1.85%) Change Management
7 1 (1.85%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.85%) High Availability
7 1 (1.85%) ITIL
7 1 (1.85%) MVC
7 1 (1.85%) Scrum
7 1 (1.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 47 (87.04%) Java
2 13 (24.07%) Groovy
3 2 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) iptables
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) IBM
1 21 (38.89%) Oracle
2 13 (24.07%) Sun
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft