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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 51 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing REST 18 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.75% 5.24% 4.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% 8.38% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 33
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
328 358 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 50.15% 62.48% 57.53%
Number of salaries quoted 310 282 371
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 £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -20 17 £45,000 +28.57%
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (96.55%) SOAP
2 26 (89.66%) Web Services
3 22 (75.86%) TDD
4 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (72.41%) Java
5 19 (65.52%) Java EE
6 18 (62.07%) XML
7 15 (51.72%) jQuery
7 15 (51.72%) Web Application Development
8 13 (44.83%) Big Data
8 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
8 13 (44.83%) Spring
8 13 (44.83%) SOA
9 11 (37.93%) Maven
9 11 (37.93%) Subversion
9 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
9 11 (37.93%) Gradle
10 9 (31.03%) SoapUI
10 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
10 9 (31.03%) Integration Testing
11 8 (27.59%) Groovy
11 8 (27.59%) Ajax
11 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
11 8 (27.59%) OSGi
11 8 (27.59%) Apache Hive
11 8 (27.59%) MongoDB
11 8 (27.59%) Hadoop
11 8 (27.59%) IBM
11 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
11 8 (27.59%) HTML

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
1 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
1 8 (27.59%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (27.59%) WebLogic
1 8 (27.59%) Apache Pig
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (20.69%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) Big Data
1 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
2 8 (27.59%) Apache Hive
2 8 (27.59%) MongoDB
2 8 (27.59%) Hadoop
2 8 (27.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Maven
1 11 (37.93%) Subversion
1 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
1 11 (37.93%) Gradle
2 9 (31.03%) SoapUI
3 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
3 7 (24.14%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (24.14%) ReSharper
3 7 (24.14%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 18 (62.07%) Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.34%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) SOAP
2 26 (89.66%) Web Services
3 19 (65.52%) Java EE
4 18 (62.07%) XML
5 15 (51.72%) jQuery
6 13 (44.83%) Spring
7 8 (27.59%) Ajax
7 8 (27.59%) OSGi
7 8 (27.59%) HTML
7 8 (27.59%) Apache Camel
8 7 (24.14%) .NET
8 7 (24.14%) LINQ
9 5 (17.24%) J2EE
10 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
10 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
11 2 (6.90%) JSP
11 2 (6.90%) JSF
12 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (20.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) TDD
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) Web Application Development
4 13 (44.83%) SOA
5 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
5 9 (31.03%) Integration Testing
6 7 (24.14%) MVC
6 7 (24.14%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.24%) Change Management
7 5 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (6.90%) Service Management
8 2 (6.90%) UML
8 2 (6.90%) OOP
8 2 (6.90%) OO
8 2 (6.90%) Line Management
8 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) Groovy
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Scala
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) IBM
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle