Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 92 56
Rank change year-on-year +9 -36 +27
Permanent jobs citing REST 61 87 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.72% 3.22% 5.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.59% 7.59% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 54 84 104
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £41,000 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £60,875
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +7.89% -5.94% +12.22%

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 925 1,146 1,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.26% 42.40% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 756 942 923
Cambridge median annual salary £47,875 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.39% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,875 £67,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Cambridge

REST
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for REST in Cambridge

REST
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Cambridge over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for REST.

1 40 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
3 32 (52.46%) Web Services
4 30 (49.18%) HTML
5 29 (47.54%) CSS
6 23 (37.70%) SQL
7 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
8 21 (34.43%) Java
8 21 (34.43%) Python
8 21 (34.43%) Test Automation
9 19 (31.15%) SOAP
9 19 (31.15%) C#
10 17 (27.87%) Relational Database
10 17 (27.87%) SDLC
11 15 (24.59%) React
11 15 (24.59%) AngularJS
11 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
11 15 (24.59%) MVC
11 15 (24.59%) JSON
12 14 (22.95%) QA
12 14 (22.95%) Scrum
12 14 (22.95%) MySQL
12 14 (22.95%) .NET
12 14 (22.95%) HTML5
13 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
13 13 (21.31%) WCF
14 12 (19.67%) jQuery
14 12 (19.67%) Web Development
15 11 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (16.39%) C

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.84%) Apache
2 4 (6.56%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.64%) JBoss
4 1 (1.64%) nginx
4 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.64%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) IPv6
2 6 (9.84%) HTTP
3 5 (8.20%) 802.15
3 5 (8.20%) Bluetooth
3 5 (8.20%) Internet
3 5 (8.20%) LAN
3 5 (8.20%) SSL
3 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.20%) WAN
3 5 (8.20%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (8.20%) X.509
3 5 (8.20%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) Relational Database
2 14 (22.95%) MySQL
3 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
4 11 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (16.39%) Big Data
6 7 (11.48%) Hadoop
7 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.92%) MariaDB
8 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.64%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (1.64%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.64%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.48%) Maven
2 7 (11.48%) Selenium
3 5 (8.20%) JIRA
4 4 (6.56%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.56%) IntelliJ
5 3 (4.92%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.92%) Mocha
6 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.64%) GitLab
7 1 (1.64%) Gradle
7 1 (1.64%) Hudson
7 1 (1.64%) JMeter
7 1 (1.64%) Protractor
7 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.64%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.64%) VisualVM
General
1 4 (6.56%) Law
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.28%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Developer
2 10 (16.39%) C# Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Software Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Programmer
5 6 (9.84%) JavaScript Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) QA Automation Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) QA Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Development Team Leader
6 5 (8.20%) Lead Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Python Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Development Team Leader
6 5 (8.20%) Software Team Leader
6 5 (8.20%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.56%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (52.46%) Web Services
2 30 (49.18%) HTML
3 29 (47.54%) CSS
4 19 (31.15%) SOAP
5 15 (24.59%) AngularJS
5 15 (24.59%) JSON
5 15 (24.59%) React
6 14 (22.95%) .NET
6 14 (22.95%) HTML5
7 13 (21.31%) WCF
8 12 (19.67%) jQuery
9 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (16.39%) Node.js
10 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
10 9 (14.75%) Ajax
10 9 (14.75%) Entity Framework
11 8 (13.11%) RESTful
11 8 (13.11%) Spring
11 8 (13.11%) Vue.js
12 7 (11.48%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.20%) Algorithms
2 5 (8.20%) Data Structures
2 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.56%) LIMS
3 4 (6.56%) User Experience
4 3 (4.92%) Life Science
5 2 (3.28%) Fintech
5 2 (3.28%) PMI
5 2 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.28%) Smart Home
6 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Android
1 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.07%) Software Engineering
3 21 (34.43%) Test Automation
4 17 (27.87%) SDLC
5 15 (24.59%) MVC
6 14 (22.95%) Scrum
7 12 (19.67%) Web Development
8 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
9 9 (14.75%) Front End Development
9 9 (14.75%) TDD
10 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (9.84%) Data Science
11 6 (9.84%) Due Diligence
11 6 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (8.20%) Microservices
12 5 (8.20%) OO
12 5 (8.20%) Open Source
13 4 (6.56%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (6.56%) Information Management
13 4 (6.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
2 23 (37.70%) SQL
3 21 (34.43%) Java
3 21 (34.43%) Python
4 19 (31.15%) C#
5 10 (16.39%) C
6 6 (9.84%) Ruby
6 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
6 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
7 5 (8.20%) Kotlin
8 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.92%) ES6
10 2 (3.28%) Java 8
10 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.64%) C++
11 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Ansible
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.64%) Talend