Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 58 62
Rank change year-on-year -34 +4 +40
Permanent jobs citing REST 97 102 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.12% 4.48% 3.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.57% 9.97% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 95 92 106
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £51,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.38% +8.95% +8.57%
10th Percentile £35,000 £41,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,250 £58,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 1281 1023 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.24% 44.93% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 864 1086
Cambridge median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,088
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for REST.

1 56 (57.73%) HTML
2 55 (56.70%) CSS
3 54 (55.67%) .NET
4 51 (52.58%) Java
5 46 (47.42%) JavaScript
6 41 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (39.18%) Web Services
8 35 (36.08%) C#
9 33 (34.02%) Microsoft
9 33 (34.02%) jQuery
10 31 (31.96%) Python
11 29 (29.90%) ASP.NET
12 26 (26.80%) OO
12 26 (26.80%) HTTP
13 25 (25.77%) XML
13 25 (25.77%) AngularJS
14 24 (24.74%) SQL
14 24 (24.74%) Software Engineering
14 24 (24.74%) Scrum
15 23 (23.71%) MVC
16 22 (22.68%) HTML5
16 22 (22.68%) Web Development
16 22 (22.68%) Git (software)
17 21 (21.65%) .NET Framework
17 21 (21.65%) Relational Database
18 20 (20.62%) JSON
19 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET Web API
19 17 (17.53%) Computer Science
19 17 (17.53%) Life Science
20 16 (16.49%) WCF

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 15 (15.46%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (8.25%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) SaaS
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.09%) Office 365
3 1 (1.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.80%) HTTP
2 3 (3.09%) Internet
3 2 (2.06%) AMQP
3 2 (2.06%) DNS
3 2 (2.06%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.06%) IPv6
4 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.65%) Relational Database
2 15 (15.46%) Text Mining
3 13 (13.40%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.25%) Big Data
4 8 (8.25%) RDBMS
5 7 (7.22%) MySQL
6 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.12%) Redis
7 2 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.06%) DB2
7 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (22.68%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.43%) NUnit
3 13 (13.40%) Jenkins
3 13 (13.40%) Moq
3 13 (13.40%) MSBuild
3 13 (13.40%) Subversion
3 13 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (13.40%) TeamCity
4 10 (10.31%) JUnit
5 5 (5.15%) Selenium
6 3 (3.09%) Fiddler
6 3 (3.09%) gulp
6 3 (3.09%) Yeoman
7 2 (2.06%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.06%) Mockito
7 2 (2.06%) TestNG
8 1 (1.03%) JIRA
8 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (15.46%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (13.40%) Retail
3 3 (3.09%) Marketing
4 2 (2.06%) Finance
5 1 (1.03%) Electronics
5 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (50.52%) Developer
2 20 (20.62%) .NET Developer
3 18 (18.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (18.56%) C# Developer
4 17 (17.53%) Java Developer
5 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (16.49%) Senior Developer
6 15 (15.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (15.46%) Software Developer
7 14 (14.43%) .NET Software Developer
7 14 (14.43%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (14.43%) Senior Software Developer
8 13 (13.40%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (13.40%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 13 (13.40%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (13.40%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 13 (13.40%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (13.40%) Senior C# Developer
8 13 (13.40%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 12 (12.37%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (57.73%) HTML
2 55 (56.70%) CSS
3 54 (55.67%) .NET
4 38 (39.18%) Web Services
5 33 (34.02%) jQuery
6 29 (29.90%) ASP.NET
7 25 (25.77%) AngularJS
7 25 (25.77%) XML
8 22 (22.68%) HTML5
9 21 (21.65%) .NET Framework
10 20 (20.62%) JSON
11 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (16.49%) Ajax
12 16 (16.49%) CSS3
12 16 (16.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (16.49%) WCF
13 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 13 (13.40%) LINQ
15 8 (8.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) Computer Science
1 17 (17.53%) Life Science
2 9 (9.28%) Algorithms
3 8 (8.25%) Renewable Energy
3 8 (8.25%) Smart Energy
4 5 (5.15%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.15%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.15%) Android
1 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.12%) Linux
3 3 (3.09%) Windows
4 2 (2.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (26.80%) OO
3 24 (24.74%) Scrum
3 24 (24.74%) Software Engineering
4 23 (23.71%) MVC
5 22 (22.68%) Web Development
6 15 (15.46%) Data Management
6 15 (15.46%) TDD
7 14 (14.43%) OOP
8 13 (13.40%) Inversion of Control
8 13 (13.40%) Mathematics
8 13 (13.40%) OOD
8 13 (13.40%) Release Management
8 13 (13.40%) Systems Analysis
8 13 (13.40%) Unit Testing
8 13 (13.40%) Waterfall
9 12 (12.37%) SDLC
10 10 (10.31%) Microservices
10 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (10.31%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (52.58%) Java
2 46 (47.42%) JavaScript
3 35 (36.08%) C#
4 31 (31.96%) Python
5 24 (24.74%) SQL
6 12 (12.37%) Scala
7 7 (7.22%) C++
8 5 (5.15%) C
8 5 (5.15%) Delphi
8 5 (5.15%) Embedded C
8 5 (5.15%) Embedded C++
8 5 (5.15%) Perl
9 4 (4.12%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.12%) PHP
10 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.09%) TypeScript
10 3 (3.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) PhD
3 2 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.06%) ISEB
3 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Docker
2 2 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Ansible
1 4 (4.12%) Puppet
2 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (34.02%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) Adobe
2 5 (5.15%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.06%) IBM
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle
4 1 (1.03%) SAP