The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 74 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing REST 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.54% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 0.66% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
335 453 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 45.45% 50.50% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 286 422 349
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 May 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Oxford

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) SOA
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) Middleware
5 3 (27.27%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) IaaS
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
6 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (18.18%) hybris
6 2 (18.18%) NumPy

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) IaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) French Language
1 2 (18.18%) German Language
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Python/Django Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) TIBCO Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SOA Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) NumPy
5 2 (18.18%) Django
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (18.18%) Pandas
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) Statistics
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) SOA
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 2 (18.18%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
4 2 (18.18%) SEO
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
3 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) hybris
3 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
3 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com