The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 42 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 3 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.29% 7.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.42% 12.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 0
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
Suffolk

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
124 167 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 53.22% 57.39% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 107 158 188
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 20 (74.07%) HTML
2 20 (74.07%) HTML5
3 14 (51.85%) CSS
4 11 (40.74%) C#
5 10 (37.04%) MySQL
5 10 (37.04%) jQuery
6 9 (33.33%) Drupal
6 9 (33.33%) PHP
6 9 (33.33%) Python
6 9 (33.33%) CSS3
7 8 (29.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (29.63%) Mobile App
7 8 (29.63%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (29.63%) Web Design
8 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) TDD
8 6 (22.22%) SOA
9 5 (18.52%) WSH
9 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
9 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
9 5 (18.52%) MVC
9 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
9 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) OOP
9 5 (18.52%) OO
9 5 (18.52%) SOAP
9 5 (18.52%) .NET
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (33.33%) Drupal
2 2 (7.41%) Joomla!
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Web Developer
3 9 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 7 (25.93%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Drupal Developer
4 7 (25.93%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
5 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PHP Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Web Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) UI Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) HTML
1 20 (74.07%) HTML5
2 14 (51.85%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) jQuery
4 9 (33.33%) CSS3
5 5 (18.52%) WSH
5 5 (18.52%) SOAP
5 5 (18.52%) .NET
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
5 5 (18.52%) Ajax
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (18.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (14.81%) GWT
6 4 (14.81%) Dojo
7 1 (3.70%) OSGi
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Camel
7 1 (3.70%) LAMP
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Mobile App
2 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
2 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (3.70%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (29.63%) Mobile Application Development
1 8 (29.63%) Web Design
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) TDD
2 6 (22.22%) SOA
3 5 (18.52%) MVC
3 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
3 5 (18.52%) OOP
3 5 (18.52%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) User Stories
3 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.70%) UML
4 1 (3.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) C#
3 9 (33.33%) PHP
3 9 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) Groovy
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Google