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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 62 61 77
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing REST 18 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.36% 1.95% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.28% 3.88% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 6
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
341 361 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 44.63% 50.35% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 264 321 414
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 28 August 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 (57.14%) Java
1 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 12 (57.14%) Web Services
1 12 (57.14%) XML
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) MVC
2 11 (52.38%) jQuery
3 10 (47.62%) Semantic Web
3 10 (47.62%) Big Data
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) SOAP
4 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (42.86%) BDD
4 9 (42.86%) Spring
5 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
5 8 (38.10%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (38.10%) Oracle
5 8 (38.10%) Linux
5 8 (38.10%) SOA
6 7 (33.33%) JMS
6 7 (33.33%) Ant
6 7 (33.33%) JUnit
6 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 7 (33.33%) Publishing
6 7 (33.33%) Puppet
6 7 (33.33%) Mockito
6 7 (33.33%) Product Management
6 7 (33.33%) Node.js
6 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 7 (33.33%) Java EE

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (33.33%) Node.js
1 7 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Big Data
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.52%) RavenDB
4 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.52%) Couchbase
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Ant
1 7 (33.33%) JUnit
1 7 (33.33%) Maven
1 7 (33.33%) Mockito
2 4 (19.05%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.76%) Grunt
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 7 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) French Language
2 1 (4.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Business Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Web Services
1 12 (57.14%) XML
2 11 (52.38%) jQuery
3 10 (47.62%) SOAP
4 9 (42.86%) Spring
5 7 (33.33%) JSF
5 7 (33.33%) Java EE
5 7 (33.33%) JMS
5 7 (33.33%) Spring MVC
5 7 (33.33%) Grails
5 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (33.33%) Play Framework
6 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) HTML5
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) CSS
8 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
9 3 (14.29%) CSS3
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Semantic Web
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Blog
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) MVC
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) BDD
4 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 8 (38.10%) SOA
5 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Product Management
5 7 (33.33%) User Stories
6 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 2 (9.52%) SEO
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (9.52%) Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
1 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) XPath
4 6 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) XQuery
5 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
1 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
3 2 (9.52%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.76%) hybris
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.76%) Telerik
4 1 (4.76%) Google
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