The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 52 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing REST 17 13 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.61% 2.78% 5.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.12% 4.56% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 36
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -16.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
REST
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
332 285 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 50.92% 60.90% 59.21%
Number of salaries quoted 305 232 371
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

REST
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

REST Salary Trend in Suffolk

REST
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Suffolk

REST
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -12 17 £40,000 +14.28% 3
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 26 (100.00%) SOAP
2 24 (92.31%) Web Services
2 24 (92.31%) TDD
3 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (61.54%) XML
5 15 (57.69%) Java
6 14 (53.85%) jQuery
7 13 (50.00%) Java EE
8 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
9 11 (42.31%) Web Application Development
10 10 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
10 10 (38.46%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (38.46%) Spring
10 10 (38.46%) Maven
10 10 (38.46%) NUnit
10 10 (38.46%) ReSharper
10 10 (38.46%) LINQ
10 10 (38.46%) MVC
10 10 (38.46%) HTML
10 10 (38.46%) SOA
10 10 (38.46%) HTTP
10 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
10 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
10 10 (38.46%) C#
10 10 (38.46%) .NET
10 10 (38.46%) Gradle
11 9 (34.62%) Subversion
11 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
11 9 (34.62%) Big Data

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 4 (15.38%) Apache Pig
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (11.54%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
1 9 (34.62%) Big Data
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 4 (15.38%) Apache Hive
2 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) NUnit
1 10 (38.46%) Maven
1 10 (38.46%) ReSharper
1 10 (38.46%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (38.46%) Gradle
2 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (34.62%) Subversion
3 8 (30.77%) SoapUI
4 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) SOAP
2 24 (92.31%) Web Services
3 16 (61.54%) XML
4 14 (53.85%) jQuery
5 13 (50.00%) Java EE
6 10 (38.46%) LINQ
6 10 (38.46%) HTML
6 10 (38.46%) .NET
6 10 (38.46%) Spring
7 5 (19.23%) J2EE
7 5 (19.23%) OSGi
7 5 (19.23%) Apache Camel
8 4 (15.38%) Ajax
9 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
9 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.85%) Regular Expression
10 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (19.23%) DataPower
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) TDD
2 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 11 (42.31%) Web Application Development
5 10 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (38.46%) SOA
5 10 (38.46%) MVC
6 8 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (30.77%) Change Management
6 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) Service Management
8 2 (7.69%) OOP
8 2 (7.69%) OO
9 1 (3.85%) UML
9 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) Groovy
4 2 (7.69%) C++
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) iptables
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) IBM
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle