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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 41 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing REST 18 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.90% 7.96% 5.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.53% 12.78% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 18
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £33,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,250 £65,000
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
239 180 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 51.84% 62.28% 60.06%
Number of salaries quoted 224 133 188
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 29 May 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Ipswich

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 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 25 (100.00%) SOAP
2 23 (92.00%) Web Services
3 21 (84.00%) TDD
4 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (68.00%) Java
6 15 (60.00%) XML
6 15 (60.00%) Java EE
6 15 (60.00%) jQuery
7 14 (56.00%) Web Application Development
8 13 (52.00%) Spring
9 12 (48.00%) Big Data
9 12 (48.00%) NoSQL
9 12 (48.00%) SOA
10 11 (44.00%) Maven
10 11 (44.00%) Gradle
11 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
11 10 (40.00%) Subversion
11 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
12 9 (36.00%) SoapUI
12 9 (36.00%) Integration Testing
13 8 (32.00%) ReSharper
13 8 (32.00%) LINQ
13 8 (32.00%) NUnit
13 8 (32.00%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (32.00%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (32.00%) Rhino Mocks
13 8 (32.00%) HTTP
13 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
13 8 (32.00%) MVC
13 8 (32.00%) HTML

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 7 (28.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (28.00%) Apache Pig
1 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (24.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Big Data
1 12 (48.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (28.00%) Apache Hive
2 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (28.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Maven
1 11 (44.00%) Gradle
2 10 (40.00%) Subversion
2 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (36.00%) SoapUI
4 8 (32.00%) ReSharper
4 8 (32.00%) NUnit
4 8 (32.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) SOAP
2 23 (92.00%) Web Services
3 15 (60.00%) XML
3 15 (60.00%) Java EE
3 15 (60.00%) jQuery
4 13 (52.00%) Spring
5 8 (32.00%) LINQ
5 8 (32.00%) HTML
5 8 (32.00%) .NET
6 7 (28.00%) OSGi
6 7 (28.00%) Ajax
6 7 (28.00%) Apache Camel
7 5 (20.00%) J2EE
8 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (8.00%) JSF
9 2 (8.00%) JSP
9 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) TDD
2 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) Web Application Development
4 12 (48.00%) SOA
5 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (36.00%) Integration Testing
7 8 (32.00%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (32.00%) MVC
8 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (24.00%) Change Management
8 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (8.00%) Line Management
9 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.00%) OOP
9 2 (8.00%) OO
10 1 (4.00%) Service Management
10 1 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) Groovy
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) IBM
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle