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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 43 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing REST 9 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.67% 2.39% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 4.33% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
126 231 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 37.39% 55.26% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 118 202 101
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 July 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Ipswich

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (88.24%) SOAP
2 28 (82.35%) Web Services
3 24 (70.59%) Java
4 22 (64.71%) Java EE
5 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (50.00%) TDD
5 17 (50.00%) XML
6 16 (47.06%) Unix
7 12 (35.29%) SOA
8 8 (23.53%) IBM
8 8 (23.53%) DataPower
9 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (20.59%) iptables
9 7 (20.59%) JBoss
9 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle
9 7 (20.59%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
9 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle Application Server
10 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
10 5 (14.71%) Big Data
11 4 (11.76%) Web Application Development
11 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
11 4 (11.76%) Sun
11 4 (11.76%) Sun Certification
12 3 (8.82%) HTTP
12 3 (8.82%) CSS
12 3 (8.82%) XSD
12 3 (8.82%) XSLT

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 7 (20.59%) JBoss
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Application Server
1 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
1 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
1 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
1 7 (20.59%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (8.82%) Drupal
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Big Data
1 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) NUnit
2 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Java Developer
3 11 (32.35%) Applications Support
4 9 (26.47%) Applications Developer
5 7 (20.59%) Software Developer
6 6 (17.65%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Consultant
8 4 (11.76%) Java Applications Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Java Programmer
8 4 (11.76%) Programmer
9 3 (8.82%) Architect
9 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (5.88%) Applications Consultant
10 2 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
10 2 (5.88%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
11 1 (2.94%) .NET Architect
11 1 (2.94%) .NET Solutions Architect
11 1 (2.94%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) SOAP
2 28 (82.35%) Web Services
3 22 (64.71%) Java EE
4 17 (50.00%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) HTML
5 3 (8.82%) J2EE
5 3 (8.82%) JSON
5 3 (8.82%) Regular Expression
5 3 (8.82%) XSD
5 3 (8.82%) XSLT
6 2 (5.88%) .NET
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.88%) HTML5
6 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 2 (5.88%) Node.js
6 2 (5.88%) Symfony
7 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.94%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) DataPower
2 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.82%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (50.00%) TDD
2 12 (35.29%) SOA
3 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 4 (11.76%) Web Application Development
4 3 (8.82%) API Design
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.94%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.94%) High Availability
6 1 (2.94%) MVC
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) PHP
3 2 (5.88%) C#
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) iptables
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) IBM
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Sun
4 1 (2.94%) Apigee
4 1 (2.94%) CA
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Mashery
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) WSO2