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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 67 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 19 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.49% 0.94% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.70% 1.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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
404 377 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 53.02% 50.47% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 348 318 271
Average salary £46,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 38 (76.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (64.00%) Unit Testing
3 31 (62.00%) jQuery
4 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (58.00%) Java
4 29 (58.00%) SOAP
4 29 (58.00%) Web Services
5 28 (56.00%) SQL
6 26 (52.00%) Oracle
6 26 (52.00%) Spring
6 26 (52.00%) Product Management
7 24 (48.00%) Git (software)
8 22 (44.00%) XML
9 20 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
11 17 (34.00%) TDD
12 16 (32.00%) Data Management
12 16 (32.00%) Ajax
12 16 (32.00%) WebSphere
12 16 (32.00%) Kanban
12 16 (32.00%) QA
12 16 (32.00%) Struts
12 16 (32.00%) J2EE
12 16 (32.00%) IBM
12 16 (32.00%) Middleware
12 16 (32.00%) Publishing
12 16 (32.00%) Scrum
12 16 (32.00%) MongoDB
12 16 (32.00%) NoSQL
12 16 (32.00%) Metadata Management

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 16 (32.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (22.00%) Drupal
3 10 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (20.00%) Node.js
4 6 (12.00%) Alfresco
5 2 (4.00%) CMS
6 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.00%) GitHub
3 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) MongoDB
1 16 (32.00%) NoSQL
2 11 (22.00%) Big Data
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (12.00%) MarkLogic
5 3 (6.00%) MySQL
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.00%) Ant
2 10 (20.00%) JUnit
2 10 (20.00%) Maven
2 10 (20.00%) Mockito
3 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.00%) PhpStorm
4 2 (4.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.00%) Grunt
5 1 (2.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (32.00%) Publishing
2 7 (14.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Drupal Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Principal Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Principal Java Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Java Middleware Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Middleware Developer
5 7 (14.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) iOS Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Java Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) PHP Developer
7 5 (10.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Data Business Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (62.00%) jQuery
2 29 (58.00%) SOAP
2 29 (58.00%) Web Services
3 26 (52.00%) Spring
4 22 (44.00%) XML
5 16 (32.00%) Ajax
5 16 (32.00%) J2EE
5 16 (32.00%) Middleware
5 16 (32.00%) Struts
6 13 (26.00%) CSS
6 13 (26.00%) HTML
7 10 (20.00%) CSS3
7 10 (20.00%) Grails
7 10 (20.00%) HTML5
7 10 (20.00%) Java EE
7 10 (20.00%) JMS
7 10 (20.00%) JSF
7 10 (20.00%) Play Framework
7 10 (20.00%) Spring MVC
8 7 (14.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Semantic Web
2 10 (20.00%) User Experience
3 6 (12.00%) Social Media
4 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.00%) Biometrics
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Unit Testing
2 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (52.00%) Product Management
4 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
5 17 (34.00%) TDD
6 16 (32.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (32.00%) Data Management
6 16 (32.00%) DevOps
6 16 (32.00%) Kanban
6 16 (32.00%) Low Latency
6 16 (32.00%) Metadata Management
6 16 (32.00%) Scrum
6 16 (32.00%) SDLC
7 12 (24.00%) BDD
7 12 (24.00%) MVC
8 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 10 (20.00%) Process Improvement
8 10 (20.00%) SOA
9 8 (16.00%) Project Planning
9 8 (16.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (58.00%) Java
3 28 (56.00%) SQL
4 13 (26.00%) PHP
5 10 (20.00%) XPath
6 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.00%) C#
7 3 (6.00%) C++
8 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) Ansible
1 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Oracle
2 16 (32.00%) IBM
3 6 (12.00%) Facebook
4 2 (4.00%) Apple
4 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
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