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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 43 88
Rank change year-on-year -38 +45  
Permanent jobs citing REST 27 81 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.16% 5.51% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.14% 11.72% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 65 21
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 525 691 630
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 42.00% 47.04% 43.27%
Number of salaries quoted 404 584 533
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 62 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (58.33%) HTML
3 46 (54.76%) MVC
4 45 (53.57%) JavaScript
5 44 (52.38%) jQuery
6 41 (48.81%) C#
6 41 (48.81%) CSS
6 41 (48.81%) Web Services
7 40 (47.62%) .NET
8 34 (40.48%) SQL
8 34 (40.48%) HTML5
9 30 (35.71%) AngularJS
10 28 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (32.14%) JSON
12 26 (30.95%) CSS3
13 25 (29.76%) Java
14 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
14 23 (27.38%) WCF
15 21 (25.00%) LINQ
15 21 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 21 (25.00%) TDD
15 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET
15 21 (25.00%) Linux
16 20 (23.81%) XML
16 20 (23.81%) Scrum
17 19 (22.62%) Ajax
18 18 (21.43%) OO
18 18 (21.43%) Front End Development
19 17 (20.24%) Project Management
19 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET MVC

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 11 (13.10%) Apache
2 9 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.52%) JBoss
3 8 (9.52%) WebLogic
4 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.95%) Drupal
5 5 (5.95%) WordPress
6 4 (4.76%) nginx
7 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 9 (10.71%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) SSL
2 2 (2.38%) Wireless
3 1 (1.19%) AMQP
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.19%) IPv6
3 1 (1.19%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) NoSQL
2 13 (15.48%) MySQL
3 9 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.19%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.19%) Redis
7 1 (1.19%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 12 (14.29%) Subversion
2 11 (13.10%) TeamCity
3 10 (11.90%) Jenkins
4 9 (10.71%) Moq
4 9 (10.71%) MSBuild
4 9 (10.71%) NUnit
4 9 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.95%) Selenium
6 3 (3.57%) JIRA
6 3 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (3.57%) Mocha
6 3 (3.57%) Sinon.JS
7 2 (2.38%) webpack
8 1 (1.19%) Ant
8 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.19%) Maven
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (69.05%) Developer
2 18 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 15 (17.86%) Java Developer
4 14 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 13 (15.48%) .NET Developer
6 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 11 (13.10%) .NET Software Developer
7 11 (13.10%) Software Developer
8 10 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (11.90%) Software Engineer
9 9 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 8 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
11 7 (8.33%) Architect
11 7 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (8.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (58.33%) HTML
2 44 (52.38%) jQuery
3 41 (48.81%) CSS
3 41 (48.81%) Web Services
4 40 (47.62%) .NET
5 34 (40.48%) HTML5
6 30 (35.71%) AngularJS
7 28 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (32.14%) JSON
9 26 (30.95%) CSS3
10 23 (27.38%) WCF
11 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 21 (25.00%) LINQ
11 21 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (23.81%) XML
13 19 (22.62%) Ajax
14 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (14.29%) .NET Framework
15 12 (14.29%) RESTful
15 12 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (9.52%) Mobile App
1 8 (9.52%) User Experience
2 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.95%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.57%) Smart Home
4 2 (2.38%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.19%) PKI
5 1 (1.19%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.00%) Linux
2 12 (14.29%) Unix
3 6 (7.14%) Windows
4 2 (2.38%) Android
4 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (54.76%) MVC
3 23 (27.38%) Software Engineering
4 21 (25.00%) TDD
5 20 (23.81%) Scrum
6 18 (21.43%) Front End Development
6 18 (21.43%) OO
7 17 (20.24%) Project Management
8 16 (19.05%) Release Management
9 13 (15.48%) Business Analysis
10 12 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 10 (11.90%) Product Management
11 10 (11.90%) SOA
11 10 (11.90%) Web Development
12 9 (10.71%) Data Modelling
12 9 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (10.71%) OOD
12 9 (10.71%) OOP
12 9 (10.71%) Waterfall
12 9 (10.71%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 41 (48.81%) C#
3 34 (40.48%) SQL
4 25 (29.76%) Java
5 13 (15.48%) Python
6 12 (14.29%) PHP
7 9 (10.71%) VB.NET
8 6 (7.14%) Ruby
9 5 (5.95%) Scala
10 3 (3.57%) C++
10 3 (3.57%) ES6
11 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.19%) C
12 1 (1.19%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.19%) Perl
12 1 (1.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Docker
2 1 (1.19%) Firmware
2 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Ansible
1 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle
3 1 (1.19%) Xamarin
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