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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 41 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing REST 6 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.21% 0.96% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.96% 2.14% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -17.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
121 140 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 44.65% 44.59% 52.40%
Number of salaries quoted 103 120 109
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 September 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Ipswich

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 9 (64.29%) SOAP
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) Unix
4 6 (42.86%) SOA
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (35.71%) iptables
6 4 (28.57%) Regular Expression
6 4 (28.57%) API Design
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) PHP
6 4 (28.57%) MySQL
6 4 (28.57%) XSD
6 4 (28.57%) XSLT
6 4 (28.57%) HTTP
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) JSON
6 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
6 4 (28.57%) Drupal
7 3 (21.43%) PHPUnit
7 3 (21.43%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) Symfony
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) Java EE
7 3 (21.43%) Node.js

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 (28.57%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) PHPUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) NUnit
2 1 (7.14%) ReSharper
2 1 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Architect
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Developer
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Platform Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Symfony Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) SOAP
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) JSON
4 4 (28.57%) Regular Expression
4 4 (28.57%) XSD
4 4 (28.57%) XSLT
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) Java EE
5 3 (21.43%) Node.js
5 3 (21.43%) Symfony
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
7 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (7.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.14%) DataPower
4 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) SOA
1 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) API Design
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) C#
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) iptables
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Apigee
1 2 (14.29%) CA
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
1 2 (14.29%) Mashery
1 2 (14.29%) WSO2
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft