The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 64 75 89
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs citing REST 12 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.88% 0.54% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.60% 1.18% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 3
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
REST
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
333 338 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 52.19% 45.86% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 297 289 433
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford 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 Oxford

REST
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Oxford region.

REST Salary Trend in Oxford

REST
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Oxford

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for REST.

1 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 23 (76.67%) Java
3 21 (70.00%) Web Services
3 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
4 20 (66.67%) MongoDB
4 20 (66.67%) NoSQL
4 20 (66.67%) SOAP
5 19 (63.33%) TDD
5 19 (63.33%) Scrum
5 19 (63.33%) Spring
6 18 (60.00%) jQuery
7 15 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (46.67%) DevOps
8 14 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (46.67%) SDLC
8 14 (46.67%) Unit Testing
8 14 (46.67%) QA
8 14 (46.67%) Kanban
8 14 (46.67%) Ajax
8 14 (46.67%) WebSphere
8 14 (46.67%) Struts
8 14 (46.67%) J2EE
8 14 (46.67%) Oracle
8 14 (46.67%) SQL
8 14 (46.67%) IBM
8 14 (46.67%) Middleware
9 12 (40.00%) HTML
9 12 (40.00%) CSS
10 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 14 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (16.67%) Jetty
2 5 (16.67%) nginx
2 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 15 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 20 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 6 (20.00%) Big Data
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (13.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Gradle
2 5 (16.67%) Maven
2 5 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.33%) Bower
4 1 (3.33%) Grunt
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 6 (20.00%) NoSQL Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (16.67%) AWS Developer
4 5 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 5 (16.67%) MongoDB Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Principal Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Principal Java Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Cloud Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java Middleware Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Middleware Developer
5 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) Web Services
2 20 (66.67%) SOAP
3 19 (63.33%) Spring
4 18 (60.00%) jQuery
5 14 (46.67%) Ajax
5 14 (46.67%) J2EE
5 14 (46.67%) Middleware
5 14 (46.67%) Struts
6 12 (40.00%) CSS
6 12 (40.00%) HTML
7 10 (33.33%) HTML5
8 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
9 7 (23.33%) XML
10 6 (20.00%) .NET
11 5 (16.67%) CSS3
11 5 (16.67%) Lucene
11 5 (16.67%) RESTful
12 4 (13.33%) Symfony
13 1 (3.33%) Django
13 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (10.00%) Biometrics
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (13.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Scrum
2 19 (63.33%) TDD
3 14 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 14 (46.67%) DevOps
3 14 (46.67%) Kanban
3 14 (46.67%) SDLC
3 14 (46.67%) Unit Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
5 10 (33.33%) Data Management
5 10 (33.33%) Low Latency
5 10 (33.33%) Metadata Management
5 10 (33.33%) Product Management
6 7 (23.33%) OO
7 5 (16.67%) BDD
7 5 (16.67%) Build Automation
7 5 (16.67%) iOS Development
7 5 (16.67%) Open Source
7 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 5 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 23 (76.67%) Java
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) C++
5 6 (20.00%) Python
5 6 (20.00%) Ruby
6 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 5 (16.67%) Scala
7 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.33%) C
8 1 (3.33%) C#
8 1 (3.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) IBM
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin
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