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

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 37 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing REST 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.26% 1.71% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.93% 3.19% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +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
118 188 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 38.06% 53.71% 53.36%
Number of salaries quoted 106 163 102
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 23 August 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Ipswich

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 15 (75.00%) SOAP
2 14 (70.00%) Web Services
3 11 (55.00%) Java
4 9 (45.00%) Unix
4 9 (45.00%) TDD
4 9 (45.00%) Java EE
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) XML
6 7 (35.00%) SOA
7 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (25.00%) iptables
8 4 (20.00%) Regular Expression
8 4 (20.00%) API Design
8 4 (20.00%) HTTP
8 4 (20.00%) IBM
8 4 (20.00%) CSS
8 4 (20.00%) XSD
8 4 (20.00%) XSLT
8 4 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) PHP
8 4 (20.00%) MySQL
8 4 (20.00%) JSON
8 4 (20.00%) Cryptography
8 4 (20.00%) Drupal
9 3 (15.00%) Symfony
9 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (15.00%) Git (software)

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 4 (20.00%) Drupal
2 2 (10.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (10.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Azure Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Developer
7 1 (5.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Platform Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) SOAP
2 14 (70.00%) Web Services
3 9 (45.00%) Java EE
4 8 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) JSON
5 4 (20.00%) Regular Expression
5 4 (20.00%) XSD
5 4 (20.00%) XSLT
6 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.00%) HTML5
6 3 (15.00%) Node.js
6 3 (15.00%) Symfony
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.00%) CSS3
8 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.00%) J2EE
8 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.00%) DataPower
5 1 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) TDD
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) SOA
4 4 (20.00%) API Design
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) iptables
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Apigee
2 2 (10.00%) CA
2 2 (10.00%) Mashery
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) WSO2
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Sun