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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 53 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing REST 16 40 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.50% 6.54% 4.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.25% 10.23% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 32
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,250 £58,500
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
305 391 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 47.66% 63.89% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 289 307 313
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 5 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 5 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 -22 15 £45,000 +12.50%
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 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 29 (85.29%) SOAP
2 27 (79.41%) Web Services
2 27 (79.41%) Java
3 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (64.71%) TDD
3 22 (64.71%) Java EE
4 21 (61.76%) XML
5 17 (50.00%) jQuery
5 17 (50.00%) Web Application Development
6 15 (44.12%) Big Data
6 15 (44.12%) NoSQL
6 15 (44.12%) Spring
6 15 (44.12%) SOA
7 13 (38.24%) Git (software)
8 12 (35.29%) Gradle
8 12 (35.29%) Maven
8 12 (35.29%) Subversion
9 10 (29.41%) Ajax
9 10 (29.41%) WebSphere
9 10 (29.41%) Integration Testing
9 10 (29.41%) Groovy
9 10 (29.41%) IBM
9 10 (29.41%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (29.41%) WebLogic
9 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
9 10 (29.41%) Apache Camel
9 10 (29.41%) Hadoop
9 10 (29.41%) OSGi
9 10 (29.41%) Apache Hive
9 10 (29.41%) MongoDB

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 10 (29.41%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (29.41%) WebLogic
1 10 (29.41%) Tomcat
1 10 (29.41%) WebSphere
1 10 (29.41%) Apache Pig
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle Application Server
2 8 (23.53%) JBoss
3 4 (11.76%) Node.js
4 3 (8.82%) Drupal
4 3 (8.82%) Umbraco
4 3 (8.82%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) NoSQL
1 15 (44.12%) Big Data
2 10 (29.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (29.41%) Hadoop
2 10 (29.41%) Apache Hive
2 10 (29.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Git (software)
2 12 (35.29%) Subversion
2 12 (35.29%) Maven
2 12 (35.29%) Gradle
3 10 (29.41%) SoapUI
4 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 4 (11.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (11.76%) ReSharper
5 4 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (11.76%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 21 (61.76%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 4 (11.76%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) UI Developer
5 2 (5.88%) UI Programmer
5 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Integration Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (85.29%) SOAP
2 27 (79.41%) Web Services
3 22 (64.71%) Java EE
4 21 (61.76%) XML
5 17 (50.00%) jQuery
6 15 (44.12%) Spring
7 10 (29.41%) Ajax
7 10 (29.41%) OSGi
7 10 (29.41%) Apache Camel
8 9 (26.47%) HTML
9 6 (17.65%) J2EE
10 5 (14.71%) CSS
10 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
10 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
11 4 (11.76%) CSS3
11 4 (11.76%) PhoneGap
11 4 (11.76%) .NET
11 4 (11.76%) HTML5
11 4 (11.76%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) DataPower
2 4 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) UNIX
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Android
2 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Phone 8
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (64.71%) TDD
2 17 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 15 (44.12%) SOA
4 10 (29.41%) Integration Testing
5 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (14.71%) Web Design
8 4 (11.76%) MVC
8 4 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (8.82%) Line Management
9 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.82%) Content Management
9 3 (8.82%) Change Management
9 3 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (8.82%) UML
10 2 (5.88%) OOP
10 2 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) Groovy
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.88%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) Scala
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) IBM
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) Appcelerator