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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 46 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing REST 15 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.16% 9.14% 6.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.64% 14.09% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
226 220 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 47.58% 64.90% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 211 158 142
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Ipswich

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 24 (88.89%) SOAP
2 22 (81.48%) Web Services
2 22 (81.48%) Java
3 19 (70.37%) TDD
4 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (62.96%) Java EE
5 17 (62.96%) jQuery
5 17 (62.96%) XML
5 17 (62.96%) Web Application Development
6 15 (55.56%) Big Data
6 15 (55.56%) NoSQL
6 15 (55.56%) SOA
6 15 (55.56%) Spring
7 12 (44.44%) Subversion
7 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 12 (44.44%) Gradle
8 11 (40.74%) Maven
9 10 (37.04%) Ajax
9 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
9 10 (37.04%) Integration Testing
9 10 (37.04%) Groovy
9 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
9 10 (37.04%) IBM
9 10 (37.04%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
9 10 (37.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (37.04%) Apache Pig
9 10 (37.04%) Hadoop
9 10 (37.04%) OSGi
9 10 (37.04%) Apache Hive

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 10 (37.04%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
1 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
1 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
1 10 (37.04%) Apache Pig
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle Application Server
2 8 (29.63%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) CMS
3 3 (11.11%) Drupal
3 3 (11.11%) Umbraco
3 3 (11.11%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) NoSQL
1 15 (55.56%) Big Data
2 10 (37.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (37.04%) Hadoop
2 10 (37.04%) Apache Hive
2 10 (37.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Subversion
1 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 12 (44.44%) Gradle
2 11 (40.74%) Maven
3 10 (37.04%) SoapUI
4 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
5 4 (14.81%) ReSharper
5 4 (14.81%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (14.81%) NUnit
6 3 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.41%) UI Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) SOAP
2 22 (81.48%) Web Services
3 17 (62.96%) XML
3 17 (62.96%) Java EE
3 17 (62.96%) jQuery
4 15 (55.56%) Spring
5 10 (37.04%) Ajax
5 10 (37.04%) OSGi
5 10 (37.04%) Apache Camel
6 7 (25.93%) HTML
7 5 (18.52%) J2EE
7 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
7 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (14.81%) .NET
8 4 (14.81%) LINQ
9 3 (11.11%) HTML5
9 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
9 3 (11.11%) JSF
9 3 (11.11%) CSS
9 3 (11.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) DataPower
2 4 (14.81%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Phone 8
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) TDD
2 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (62.96%) Web Application Development
4 15 (55.56%) SOA
5 10 (37.04%) Integration Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (14.81%) MVC
9 3 (11.11%) Web Design
9 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (11.11%) Change Management
9 3 (11.11%) UML
9 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (11.11%) Line Management
9 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.11%) Content Management
10 2 (7.41%) OOP
10 2 (7.41%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) Groovy
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) Scala
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) IBM
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Appcelerator