The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 59 37 65
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +28
Permanent jobs citing REST 6 33 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.35% 5.33% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% 8.87% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 33 2
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £62,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
254 372 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 57.34% 60.10% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 210 360 241
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
East of England

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
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 24 July 2014. 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 -7 4 £35,000 -17.64%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £30,000 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 37 (80.43%) JavaScript
2 27 (58.70%) HTML
3 26 (56.52%) CSS
3 26 (56.52%) HTML5
4 18 (39.13%) jQuery
5 17 (36.96%) CSS3
6 16 (34.78%) MySQL
7 15 (32.61%) C#
7 15 (32.61%) PHP
7 15 (32.61%) SOAP
7 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (30.43%) Python
8 14 (30.43%) Drupal
9 13 (28.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (28.26%) Mobile App
9 13 (28.26%) Mobile Application Development
9 13 (28.26%) SOA
9 13 (28.26%) Web Design
10 12 (26.09%) TDD
11 11 (23.91%) MVC
11 11 (23.91%) Java
12 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
12 9 (19.57%) Degree
12 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
12 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
12 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (19.57%) Analytics
12 9 (19.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (19.57%) .NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 14 (30.43%) Drupal
2 4 (8.70%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.35%) Joomla!
3 2 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) MySQL
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.70%) Apache Hive
3 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.70%) Big Data
3 4 (8.70%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) JUnit
2 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
1 9 (19.57%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (91.30%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Web Developer
2 14 (30.43%) PHP Developer
3 12 (26.09%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Drupal Developer
5 9 (19.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (19.57%) .NET Developer
5 9 (19.57%) C# Developer
6 7 (15.22%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Architect
7 6 (13.04%) Technical Architect
8 4 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Java Architect
9 3 (6.52%) Java Technical Architect
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
10 2 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 2 (4.35%) UI Programmer
10 2 (4.35%) UI Developer
10 2 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (4.35%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) HTML
2 26 (56.52%) CSS
2 26 (56.52%) HTML5
3 18 (39.13%) jQuery
4 17 (36.96%) CSS3
5 15 (32.61%) SOAP
6 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
6 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 9 (19.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (19.57%) .NET
6 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
7 8 (17.39%) Ajax
8 7 (15.22%) Java EE
8 7 (15.22%) Web Services
9 5 (10.87%) WSH
10 4 (8.70%) Dojo
10 4 (8.70%) GWT
11 3 (6.52%) JSP
11 3 (6.52%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Mobile App
2 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
2 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.57%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.52%) DataPower
3 3 (6.52%) Open Source
4 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Responsive Web Design
2 13 (28.26%) Mobile Application Development
2 13 (28.26%) SOA
2 13 (28.26%) Web Design
3 12 (26.09%) TDD
4 11 (23.91%) MVC
5 9 (19.57%) Analytics
6 6 (13.04%) OO
7 5 (10.87%) OOP
7 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.87%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) User Stories
8 4 (8.70%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.52%) UML
10 1 (2.17%) Scrum
10 1 (2.17%) Service Management
10 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
10 1 (2.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) JavaScript
2 15 (32.61%) C#
2 15 (32.61%) PHP
3 14 (30.43%) Python
4 11 (23.91%) Java
5 5 (10.87%) C++
6 4 (8.70%) Groovy
6 4 (8.70%) Scala
7 2 (4.35%) SQL
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Google
2 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com