Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 64 63
Rank change year-on-year -53 -1 +50
Permanent jobs citing REST 97 141 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.31% 4.29% 3.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.79% 10.52% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 91 130 140
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +18.75%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,125 £58,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,675 1,340 1,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.84% 40.80% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,332 1,174 1,425
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,800
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £58,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Cambridgeshire

REST
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for REST in Cambridgeshire

REST
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Cambridgeshire

REST
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -47 82 £50,000 - 18
Peterborough -4 8 £60,750 +35.00% 1
REST
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 58 (59.79%) CSS
2 57 (58.76%) HTML
3 56 (57.73%) JavaScript
3 56 (57.73%) .NET
4 43 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (43.30%) jQuery
6 41 (42.27%) C#
6 41 (42.27%) Web Services
7 38 (39.18%) Java
8 36 (37.11%) Microsoft
9 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET
10 33 (34.02%) MVC
11 31 (31.96%) SQL
11 31 (31.96%) OO
12 30 (30.93%) AngularJS
13 29 (29.90%) Scrum
14 28 (28.87%) HTTP
15 24 (24.74%) HTML5
16 23 (23.71%) OOP
16 23 (23.71%) XML
17 21 (21.65%) .NET Framework
17 21 (21.65%) LINQ
18 20 (20.62%) TDD
19 18 (18.56%) Ajax
19 18 (18.56%) Unit Testing
19 18 (18.56%) Git (software)
20 17 (17.53%) JSON
21 16 (16.49%) Software Engineering
22 15 (15.46%) WCF
23 14 (14.43%) Web Development

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 9 (9.28%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.03%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) SaaS
2 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.12%) GitHub
5 3 (3.09%) Office 365
6 1 (1.03%) IaaS
6 1 (1.03%) PaaS
6 1 (1.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 28 (28.87%) HTTP
2 5 (5.15%) Wireless
3 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.06%) AMQP
4 2 (2.06%) Bluetooth
4 2 (2.06%) DNS
4 2 (2.06%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.06%) IPv6
4 2 (2.06%) RS-232
5 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) Relational Database
2 9 (9.28%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.25%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.22%) Text Mining
5 6 (6.19%) MySQL
6 4 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.09%) Redis
8 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.03%) Big Data
9 1 (1.03%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (18.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.31%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.31%) NUnit
3 9 (9.28%) Moq
3 9 (9.28%) MSBuild
3 9 (9.28%) Subversion
3 9 (9.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (9.28%) TeamCity
4 6 (6.19%) JUnit
5 5 (5.15%) Selenium
6 3 (3.09%) gulp
6 3 (3.09%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.09%) Yeoman
7 2 (2.06%) Babel
7 2 (2.06%) Fiddler
7 2 (2.06%) GitLab
7 2 (2.06%) JIRA
7 2 (2.06%) Mocha
7 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.06%) webpack
General
1 12 (12.37%) Retail
2 7 (7.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.12%) Finance
4 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
5 2 (2.06%) Military
6 1 (1.03%) Electronics
6 1 (1.03%) Games
6 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (57.73%) Developer
2 18 (18.56%) .NET Developer
2 18 (18.56%) C# Developer
3 16 (16.49%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (15.46%) Software Developer
5 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (14.43%) Java Developer
5 14 (14.43%) Senior Developer
6 13 (13.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (13.40%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (11.34%) .NET Software Developer
7 11 (11.34%) C# Software Developer
7 11 (11.34%) Technical Manager
8 10 (10.31%) Project Manager
9 8 (8.25%) Agile Developer
9 8 (8.25%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (7.22%) C++ Developer
10 7 (7.22%) Software Manager
11 6 (6.19%) Development Manager
11 6 (6.19%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (59.79%) CSS
2 57 (58.76%) HTML
3 56 (57.73%) .NET
4 42 (43.30%) jQuery
5 41 (42.27%) Web Services
6 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET
7 30 (30.93%) AngularJS
8 24 (24.74%) HTML5
9 23 (23.71%) XML
10 21 (21.65%) .NET Framework
10 21 (21.65%) LINQ
11 18 (18.56%) Ajax
12 17 (17.53%) JSON
13 15 (15.46%) WCF
14 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (13.40%) CSS3
15 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (12.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (11.34%) SOAP
17 10 (10.31%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Mobile App
2 9 (9.28%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.25%) Life Science
4 5 (5.15%) User Experience
4 5 (5.15%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.06%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.06%) PKI
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.03%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (1.03%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Android
2 7 (7.22%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.15%) Linux
4 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.02%) MVC
3 31 (31.96%) OO
4 29 (29.90%) Scrum
5 23 (23.71%) OOP
6 20 (20.62%) TDD
7 18 (18.56%) Unit Testing
8 16 (16.49%) Software Engineering
9 14 (14.43%) Disruptive Innovation
9 14 (14.43%) Web Development
10 12 (12.37%) SDLC
11 10 (10.31%) Test Automation
12 9 (9.28%) Android Development
12 9 (9.28%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (9.28%) OOD
12 9 (9.28%) Release Management
12 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (9.28%) Systems Analysis
12 9 (9.28%) Waterfall
13 8 (8.25%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (57.73%) JavaScript
2 41 (42.27%) C#
3 38 (39.18%) Java
4 31 (31.96%) SQL
5 14 (14.43%) Python
6 7 (7.22%) C++
7 5 (5.15%) C
7 5 (5.15%) Delphi
7 5 (5.15%) Embedded C
7 5 (5.15%) Embedded C++
7 5 (5.15%) Scala
8 4 (4.12%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.09%) Perl
9 3 (3.09%) PHP
9 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.09%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.06%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.03%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.03%) ISEB
2 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.19%) Docker
2 2 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Ansible
1 3 (3.09%) Puppet
2 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (37.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) Adobe
2 5 (5.15%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle
4 1 (1.03%) IBM
4 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.03%) SAP