Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 97 57
Rank change year-on-year +9 -40 +67
Permanent jobs citing REST 114 116 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.07% 3.16% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.61% 7.24% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 84 111 139
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.94% +12.22%
10th Percentile £41,000 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £60,250
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%

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 1,324 1,602 1,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.63% 43.70% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 979 1,349 1,356
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -7 60 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Peterborough -24 29 £43,750 +9.38%
REST
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 68 (59.65%) JavaScript
2 64 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (35.09%) SOAP
4 39 (34.21%) Java
5 36 (31.58%) Web Services
5 36 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 33 (28.95%) CSS
7 32 (28.07%) Amazon AWS
7 32 (28.07%) Node.js
8 31 (27.19%) HTML
9 29 (25.44%) SQL
9 29 (25.44%) AngularJS
9 29 (25.44%) React
10 28 (24.56%) C#
11 27 (23.68%) Relational Database
12 26 (22.81%) NoSQL
13 25 (21.93%) Microsoft Azure
14 24 (21.05%) Ajax
14 24 (21.05%) .NET
15 23 (20.18%) MySQL
15 23 (20.18%) Python
15 23 (20.18%) Git (software)
16 22 (19.30%) Scrum
17 21 (18.42%) Test Automation
17 21 (18.42%) Unit Testing
18 20 (17.54%) Docker
19 19 (16.67%) MongoDB
19 19 (16.67%) TDD
20 18 (15.79%) HTTP
20 18 (15.79%) Microservices

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 11 (9.65%) Anypoint
1 11 (9.65%) OpenStack
2 8 (7.02%) Apache
2 8 (7.02%) Mule
3 6 (5.26%) JBoss
4 5 (4.39%) Confluence
5 4 (3.51%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.75%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.88%) CMS
7 1 (0.88%) nginx
7 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.88%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 32 (28.07%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (21.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.89%) GitHub
4 4 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.75%) Office 365
6 2 (1.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.79%) HTTP
2 11 (9.65%) SSL
3 9 (7.89%) IPv6
3 9 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.39%) 802.15
4 5 (4.39%) Bluetooth
4 5 (4.39%) Internet
4 5 (4.39%) LAN
4 5 (4.39%) WAN
4 5 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (4.39%) X.509
4 5 (4.39%) ZigBee
5 4 (3.51%) DNS
5 4 (3.51%) FTP
5 4 (3.51%) HTTPS
5 4 (3.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.68%) Relational Database
2 26 (22.81%) NoSQL
3 23 (20.18%) MySQL
4 19 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 17 (14.91%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 11 (9.65%) Big Data
8 6 (5.26%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.39%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 23 (20.18%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.91%) JUnit
3 14 (12.28%) Maven
4 13 (11.40%) JMeter
5 12 (10.53%) SoapUI
6 11 (9.65%) Jasmine
6 11 (9.65%) Selenium
7 10 (8.77%) JIRA
7 10 (8.77%) Mocha
8 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
8 7 (6.14%) Vagrant
9 6 (5.26%) IntelliJ
10 4 (3.51%) Cucumber
10 4 (3.51%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (2.63%) EasyMock
11 3 (2.63%) FishEye
11 3 (2.63%) Log4j
11 3 (2.63%) XMLUnit
12 2 (1.75%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (7.02%) Finance
1 8 (7.02%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.51%) Law
3 3 (2.63%) Banking
3 3 (2.63%) Retail
4 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (64.91%) Developer
2 27 (23.68%) Software Engineer
3 17 (14.91%) Java Developer
4 16 (14.04%) Senior Developer
4 16 (14.04%) Software Developer
5 15 (13.16%) Programmer
6 12 (10.53%) Java Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) C# Developer
8 9 (7.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 9 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (7.89%) Software Programmer
9 8 (7.02%) Backend Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Java Software Developer
9 8 (7.02%) MuleSoft Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Node.js Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (6.14%) .NET Developer
10 7 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (6.14%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (6.14%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (35.09%) SOAP
2 36 (31.58%) Web Services
3 33 (28.95%) CSS
4 32 (28.07%) Node.js
5 31 (27.19%) HTML
6 29 (25.44%) AngularJS
6 29 (25.44%) React
7 24 (21.05%) .NET
7 24 (21.05%) Ajax
8 17 (14.91%) JSON
8 17 (14.91%) Spring
9 15 (13.16%) HTML5
9 15 (13.16%) jQuery
9 15 (13.16%) Vue.js
10 12 (10.53%) Hibernate
11 11 (9.65%) WCF
12 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (7.02%) .NET Framework
13 8 (7.02%) Django
13 8 (7.02%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (6.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.26%) User Experience
5 5 (4.39%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.39%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.51%) LIMS
7 3 (2.63%) Life Science
8 2 (1.75%) Fintech
8 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.75%) PMI
8 2 (1.75%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.75%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.88%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.77%) Linux
2 5 (4.39%) Windows
3 4 (3.51%) AIX
3 4 (3.51%) Android
3 4 (3.51%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 22 (19.30%) Scrum
4 21 (18.42%) Test Automation
4 21 (18.42%) Unit Testing
5 19 (16.67%) TDD
6 18 (15.79%) Microservices
7 17 (14.91%) MVC
7 17 (14.91%) SDLC
8 15 (13.16%) SOA
9 14 (12.28%) Web Development
10 13 (11.40%) Front End Development
11 11 (9.65%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (9.65%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (9.65%) E-Commerce
12 10 (8.77%) Extreme Programming
12 10 (8.77%) Lean Thinking
13 8 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (5.26%) Data Science
14 6 (5.26%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 68 (59.65%) JavaScript
2 39 (34.21%) Java
3 29 (25.44%) SQL
4 28 (24.56%) C#
5 23 (20.18%) Python
6 9 (7.89%) C
7 8 (7.02%) Scala
8 7 (6.14%) T-SQL
9 6 (5.26%) Ruby
9 6 (5.26%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.39%) Bash Shell
10 5 (4.39%) ES6
10 5 (4.39%) Kotlin
11 4 (3.51%) ActionScript
11 4 (3.51%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (1.75%) C++
12 2 (1.75%) Java 8
12 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.88%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (8.77%) Degree
2 6 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.40%) QA
System Software
1 20 (17.54%) Docker
2 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (9.65%) Ansible
2 4 (3.51%) Puppet
3 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (9.65%) MuleSoft
2 9 (7.89%) Oracle
3 4 (3.51%) IBM
3 4 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.75%) Cognizant