The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 46 44 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing REST 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.84% 0.32% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.46% 0.99% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
REST
Cambridgeshire

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 Peterborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
122 101 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 34.08% 32.48% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 100 100 164
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,759 £27,950 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

REST
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Peterborough region.

REST Salary Trend in Peterborough

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) CouchDB

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (33.33%) Mule
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef