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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 75 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing REST 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.66% 0.56% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 1.11% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.00%
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
349 452 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 46.10% 50.22% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 295 412 354
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 £27,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 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 12 (80.00%) SOAP
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) JSON
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (40.00%) HTML5
3 6 (40.00%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) PHP
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) OOP
5 4 (26.67%) SOA
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Subversion
5 4 (26.67%) Ajax
5 4 (26.67%) IaaS
5 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
5 4 (26.67%) WordPress
5 4 (26.67%) nginx
5 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
5 4 (26.67%) User Experience
6 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (20.00%) Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 4 (26.67%) WordPress
1 4 (26.67%) nginx
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
3 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Python Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SOA Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.67%) XML Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) SOAP
2 6 (40.00%) XML
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) JSON
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
2 6 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) XML Schema
5 2 (13.33%) Middleware
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (13.33%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (13.33%) NumPy
5 2 (13.33%) Django
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Statistics
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) OOP
1 4 (26.67%) SOA
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
1 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
1 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
2 3 (20.00%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
3 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) PHP
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Xamarin
4 1 (6.67%) hybris
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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