Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 99 52
Rank change year-on-year -30 -47 +73
Permanent jobs citing REST 78 107 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.91% 2.85% 4.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.16% 6.65% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 57 97 169
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £38,250 £34,000 £34,700
90th Percentile £64,500 £71,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +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 1,513 1,609 1,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 37.03% 42.86% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,093 1,323 1,547
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -44 35 £47,500 - 20
Peterborough -9 23 £40,000 +10.34% 4
REST
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 49 (62.82%) JavaScript
1 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.31%) Java
3 28 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (33.33%) C#
4 26 (33.33%) SOAP
5 25 (32.05%) SQL
5 25 (32.05%) .NET
6 24 (30.77%) Web Services
7 23 (29.49%) HTML
8 22 (28.21%) Software Engineering
8 22 (28.21%) Node.js
9 21 (26.92%) Docker
9 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (25.64%) CSS
11 19 (24.36%) React
12 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
13 16 (20.51%) NoSQL
14 15 (19.23%) Relational Database
14 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
15 14 (17.95%) Scrum
15 14 (17.95%) AngularJS
16 13 (16.67%) MongoDB
16 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
16 13 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (16.67%) Ajax
16 13 (16.67%) Python
16 13 (16.67%) SOA
17 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
17 12 (15.38%) TDD

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 8 (10.26%) OpenStack
2 6 (7.69%) Anypoint
3 5 (6.41%) Apache
3 5 (6.41%) Mule
4 4 (5.13%) DNN
4 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.85%) Confluence
5 3 (3.85%) Mule ESB
6 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.56%) nginx
7 1 (1.28%) CMS
7 1 (1.28%) Jetty
7 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 28 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.69%) GitHub
4 4 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.85%) npm
6 1 (1.28%) IaaS
6 1 (1.28%) PaaS
6 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) HTTP
2 4 (5.13%) DNS
2 4 (5.13%) FTP
2 4 (5.13%) HTTPS
2 4 (5.13%) IPv6
2 4 (5.13%) SSH
2 4 (5.13%) SSL
2 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) NoSQL
2 15 (19.23%) Relational Database
3 13 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 13 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 11 (14.10%) MySQL
6 6 (7.69%) Big Data
7 5 (6.41%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.56%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.28%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.54%) JIRA
2 9 (11.54%) JUnit
2 9 (11.54%) Maven
3 8 (10.26%) JMeter
3 8 (10.26%) SoapUI
4 7 (8.97%) Vagrant
5 6 (7.69%) Mocha
6 5 (6.41%) Jasmine
6 5 (6.41%) Selenium
7 4 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (5.13%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.13%) IntelliJ
7 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.13%) webpack
8 3 (3.85%) Artifactory
8 3 (3.85%) FishEye
8 3 (3.85%) Log4j
8 3 (3.85%) NUnit
8 3 (3.85%) XMLUnit
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
1 9 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.28%) Banking
2 1 (1.28%) Electronics
2 1 (1.28%) Games
2 1 (1.28%) Law
2 1 (1.28%) Marketing
2 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) Developer
2 23 (29.49%) Software Engineer
3 15 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 12 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Programmer
5 11 (14.10%) Senior Developer
6 9 (11.54%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) Software Programmer
8 7 (8.97%) Java Programmer
8 7 (8.97%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Backend Developer
10 5 (6.41%) C# Developer
10 5 (6.41%) JavaScript Engineer
10 5 (6.41%) MuleSoft Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Node.js Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Senior Backend Developer
11 4 (5.13%) .NET Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.33%) SOAP
2 25 (32.05%) .NET
3 24 (30.77%) Web Services
4 23 (29.49%) HTML
5 22 (28.21%) Node.js
6 20 (25.64%) CSS
7 19 (24.36%) React
8 14 (17.95%) AngularJS
9 13 (16.67%) Ajax
10 12 (15.38%) JSON
11 10 (12.82%) Spring
12 9 (11.54%) HTML5
12 9 (11.54%) jQuery
13 8 (10.26%) Hibernate
13 8 (10.26%) Vue.js
14 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
15 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
15 5 (6.41%) Apache Commons
15 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (6.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.82%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.13%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.56%) Life Science
5 2 (2.56%) PMI
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.28%) LIMS
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.28%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Linux
2 8 (10.26%) Android
3 6 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.13%) AIX
4 4 (5.13%) VMS
4 4 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.21%) Software Engineering
3 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
4 14 (17.95%) Scrum
5 13 (16.67%) SOA
5 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 12 (15.38%) Microservices
6 12 (15.38%) MVC
6 12 (15.38%) SDLC
6 12 (15.38%) TDD
6 12 (15.38%) Web Development
7 11 (14.10%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (12.82%) OO
9 9 (11.54%) Extreme Programming
9 9 (11.54%) Lean Thinking
10 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (6.41%) Data Science
11 5 (6.41%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.82%) JavaScript
2 33 (42.31%) Java
3 26 (33.33%) C#
4 25 (32.05%) SQL
5 13 (16.67%) Python
6 8 (10.26%) Scala
7 6 (7.69%) Kotlin
8 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.13%) ActionScript
9 4 (5.13%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.85%) TypeScript
10 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.56%) Ruby
12 1 (1.28%) C++
12 1 (1.28%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.28%) PHP
12 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 21 (26.92%) Docker
2 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Ansible
2 2 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle
4 4 (5.13%) IBM
5 1 (1.28%) SAP