The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 80 84 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing REST 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.55% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 0.72% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
452 415 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 49.56% 41.62% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 409 376 292
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
Oxfordshire

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 April 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Oxford

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) JSUnit
3 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 4 (66.67%) Jasmine
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Statistics
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data
5 1 (16.67%) GitHub
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Esper
5 1 (16.67%) Akka
5 1 (16.67%) Social Media Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Redis
5 1 (16.67%) Riak
5 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
5 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (16.67%) Facebook
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter
5 1 (16.67%) SPDY

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Heroku
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
1 1 (16.67%) Riak
1 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JSUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Esper
4 1 (16.67%) Akka
4 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
4 1 (16.67%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Complex Event Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter
1 1 (16.67%) Rackspace