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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 65 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing REST 10 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.38% 1.09% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.30% 2.22% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 13
Average salary £47,500 £72,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.48% +178.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
303 495 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 41.68% 49.25% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 271 453 469
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 October 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Oxford

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 12 (66.67%) HTML
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
1 12 (66.67%) Web Services
2 10 (55.56%) XML
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Subversion
3 6 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (27.78%) Laravel
4 5 (27.78%) JSON
4 5 (27.78%) Symfony
4 5 (27.78%) jQuery
4 5 (27.78%) Web Development
4 5 (27.78%) LAMP
4 5 (27.78%) PHP
4 5 (27.78%) MySQL
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 4 (22.22%) SOAP
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) XSLT
5 4 (22.22%) N-Tier
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 4 (22.22%) OOXML
5 4 (22.22%) Telerik

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 2 (11.11%) Text Mining
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Triplestore
3 2 (11.11%) HBase
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) Ant
3 2 (11.11%) CruiseControl
3 2 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Hudson
4 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.56%) JSUnit
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
1 12 (66.67%) Web Services
2 10 (55.56%) XML
3 6 (33.33%) Backbone.js
4 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (27.78%) Laravel
4 5 (27.78%) JSON
4 5 (27.78%) Symfony
4 5 (27.78%) jQuery
4 5 (27.78%) LAMP
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 4 (22.22%) SOAP
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) XSLT
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 4 (22.22%) OOXML
5 4 (22.22%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) N-Tier
3 2 (11.11%) Statistics
3 2 (11.11%) Taxonomies
3 2 (11.11%) Ontologies
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Semantic Web
3 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.11%) Linked Data
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Web Development
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) RDF
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) MapReduce
4 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) XQuery
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 2 (11.11%) XPath
5 2 (11.11%) Ruby
5 2 (11.11%) SPARQL
5 2 (11.11%) R
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Telerik
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) hybris
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO