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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 76 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing REST 10 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.25% 2.38% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.19% 5.29% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 11
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £36,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
456 340 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 57.07% 44.97% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 395 263 328
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 21 (95.45%) JavaScript
2 19 (86.36%) MongoDB
3 15 (68.18%) RESTful
4 14 (63.64%) Java
4 14 (63.64%) NoSQL
5 13 (59.09%) AngularJS
5 13 (59.09%) Scrum
5 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (59.09%) TDD
5 13 (59.09%) Web Services
5 13 (59.09%) Spring
5 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
6 10 (45.45%) Ruby
6 10 (45.45%) Python
7 9 (40.91%) Subversion
7 9 (40.91%) Linux
7 9 (40.91%) Apache
7 9 (40.91%) Tomcat
7 9 (40.91%) C++
7 9 (40.91%) .NET
7 9 (40.91%) Maven
7 9 (40.91%) nginx
7 9 (40.91%) Jetty
7 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
7 9 (40.91%) Scala
7 9 (40.91%) Open Source
7 9 (40.91%) Gradle
7 9 (40.91%) Build Automation
8 8 (36.36%) Kanban
8 8 (36.36%) PHP

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 9 (40.91%) Apache
1 9 (40.91%) Jetty
1 9 (40.91%) nginx
1 9 (40.91%) Tomcat
2 5 (22.73%) Apache Solr
2 5 (22.73%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) MongoDB
2 14 (63.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (27.27%) Big Data
3 6 (27.27%) MySQL
4 5 (22.73%) Redis
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
2 9 (40.91%) Gradle
2 9 (40.91%) Maven
2 9 (40.91%) Subversion
3 6 (27.27%) Bower
3 6 (27.27%) Grunt
General
1 4 (18.18%) Publishing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Java Developer
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Java Developer
3 9 (40.91%) AWS Developer
3 9 (40.91%) MongoDB Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (27.27%) NoSQL Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Angular Developer
5 5 (22.73%) JavaScript Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (22.73%) PHP Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) RESTful
2 13 (59.09%) AngularJS
2 13 (59.09%) Spring
2 13 (59.09%) Web Services
3 9 (40.91%) .NET
4 7 (31.82%) CSS
4 7 (31.82%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) RequireJS
5 6 (27.27%) Semantic UI
5 6 (27.27%) Symfony
6 5 (22.73%) Doctrine
6 5 (22.73%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) Lucene
6 5 (22.73%) Node.js
6 5 (22.73%) SOAP
6 5 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (18.18%) J2EE
7 4 (18.18%) Middleware
7 4 (18.18%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (59.09%) Scrum
1 13 (59.09%) TDD
2 9 (40.91%) Build Automation
2 9 (40.91%) Open Source
3 8 (36.36%) Kanban
4 7 (31.82%) Front End Development
5 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) DevOps
6 4 (18.18%) SDLC
6 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Data Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) OO PHP
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) JavaScript
2 14 (63.64%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) Python
3 10 (45.45%) Ruby
4 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
4 9 (40.91%) C++
4 9 (40.91%) Scala
5 8 (36.36%) PHP
5 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) IBM
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle