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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 50 58 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Permanent jobs citing REST 5 3 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.03% 0.70% 5.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.46% 1.19% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 33
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £35,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
203 252 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 41.94% 59.15% 52.97%
Number of salaries quoted 166 224 285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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
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 2 September 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 -6 4 £41,250 +17.85%
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 24 (96.00%) SOAP
2 21 (84.00%) Web Services
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) TDD
3 15 (60.00%) XML
4 14 (56.00%) Java
4 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (48.00%) jQuery
6 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (40.00%) C#
7 10 (40.00%) .NET
7 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (40.00%) HTML
7 10 (40.00%) HTTP
7 10 (40.00%) LINQ
7 10 (40.00%) ReSharper
7 10 (40.00%) NUnit
7 10 (40.00%) MVC
7 10 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (36.00%) Spring
8 9 (36.00%) Java EE
9 8 (32.00%) Subversion
9 8 (32.00%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (32.00%) Change Management
9 8 (32.00%) Maven
9 8 (32.00%) Gradle
9 8 (32.00%) Web Application Development
10 7 (28.00%) Git (software)

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (8.00%) JBoss
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (24.00%) Big Data
3 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.00%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) NUnit
1 10 (40.00%) ReSharper
1 10 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (32.00%) Subversion
2 8 (32.00%) Maven
2 8 (32.00%) Gradle
3 7 (28.00%) SoapUI
3 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.00%) Selenium
6 1 (4.00%) JMeter
6 1 (4.00%) LoadUI
General
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) SOAP
2 21 (84.00%) Web Services
3 15 (60.00%) XML
4 12 (48.00%) jQuery
5 10 (40.00%) LINQ
5 10 (40.00%) HTML
5 10 (40.00%) .NET
6 9 (36.00%) Spring
6 9 (36.00%) Java EE
7 5 (20.00%) J2EE
8 2 (8.00%) Ajax
8 2 (8.00%) OSGi
8 2 (8.00%) Apache Camel
9 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
9 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (4.00%) OAuth
9 1 (4.00%) Memcached
9 1 (4.00%) JSON
9 1 (4.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (8.00%) DataPower
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (84.00%) TDD
2 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 10 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (32.00%) Web Application Development
4 8 (32.00%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (32.00%) Change Management
5 7 (28.00%) SOA
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Open Source
7 2 (8.00%) Microservices
7 2 (8.00%) OOP
7 2 (8.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) CRM
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) Service Management
8 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) C#
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) iptables
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) IBM