Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 59 87
Rank change year-on-year -42 +28 +36
Permanent jobs citing REST 113 154 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.74% 4.40% 2.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.63% 10.31% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 107 136 113
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,250 £58,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +9.38% +6.67%

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 1704 1493 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 41.31% 42.68% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1279 1442
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,800
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £59,875
East of England median annual salary £46,951 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.34% +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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -35 93 £47,500 -6.86% 4
Peterborough -11 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
REST
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 62 (54.87%) CSS
2 59 (52.21%) HTML
3 55 (48.67%) Java
4 54 (47.79%) .NET
5 51 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (42.48%) JavaScript
7 44 (38.94%) Web Services
8 39 (34.51%) C#
8 39 (34.51%) jQuery
9 31 (27.43%) Git (software)
9 31 (27.43%) ASP.NET
9 31 (27.43%) OO
9 31 (27.43%) Python
10 30 (26.55%) Microsoft
11 29 (25.66%) SQL
11 29 (25.66%) MVC
12 28 (24.78%) JSON
13 27 (23.89%) AngularJS
14 26 (23.01%) Software Engineering
15 25 (22.12%) Scrum
15 25 (22.12%) XML
15 25 (22.12%) HTTP
16 24 (21.24%) TDD
17 23 (20.35%) Unit Testing
17 23 (20.35%) HTML5
17 23 (20.35%) Relational Database
18 22 (19.47%) Web Development
19 21 (18.58%) Ajax
20 20 (17.70%) .NET Framework
20 20 (17.70%) WCF

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 18 (15.93%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (7.08%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.65%) Confluence
3 3 (2.65%) Mule
3 3 (2.65%) Mule ESB
3 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.62%) SaaS
2 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.42%) GitHub
4 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.65%) Office 365
6 1 (0.88%) IaaS
6 1 (0.88%) PaaS
6 1 (0.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.12%) HTTP
2 7 (6.19%) Internet
3 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.77%) AMQP
4 2 (1.77%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.77%) DNS
4 2 (1.77%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.77%) IPv6
4 2 (1.77%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.35%) Relational Database
2 15 (13.27%) Text Mining
3 12 (10.62%) NoSQL
4 9 (7.96%) RDBMS
5 8 (7.08%) Big Data
5 8 (7.08%) MongoDB
6 7 (6.19%) MySQL
7 4 (3.54%) Redis
7 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.77%) DB2
9 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.88%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 31 (27.43%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.16%) JUnit
3 15 (13.27%) Jenkins
3 15 (13.27%) NUnit
4 14 (12.39%) Moq
4 14 (12.39%) MSBuild
4 14 (12.39%) Subversion
4 14 (12.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (12.39%) TeamCity
5 8 (7.08%) JIRA
6 6 (5.31%) Selenium
7 4 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.65%) EasyMock
8 3 (2.65%) Fiddler
8 3 (2.65%) gulp
8 3 (2.65%) JMeter
8 3 (2.65%) Maven
8 3 (2.65%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.65%) XMLUnit
8 3 (2.65%) Yeoman
General
1 15 (13.27%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (11.50%) Retail
3 5 (4.42%) Marketing
4 3 (2.65%) Finance
5 2 (1.77%) Electronics
5 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.77%) Military
5 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (57.52%) Developer
2 23 (20.35%) Java Developer
3 21 (18.58%) .NET Developer
3 21 (18.58%) C# Developer
4 19 (16.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (15.93%) Software Developer
6 17 (15.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (15.04%) Senior Developer
7 16 (14.16%) .NET Software Developer
7 16 (14.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (14.16%) C# Software Developer
7 16 (14.16%) Senior Software Developer
8 14 (12.39%) Senior .NET Developer
8 14 (12.39%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 14 (12.39%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (12.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 14 (12.39%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (12.39%) Senior C# Developer
8 14 (12.39%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 12 (10.62%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (54.87%) CSS
2 59 (52.21%) HTML
3 54 (47.79%) .NET
4 44 (38.94%) Web Services
5 39 (34.51%) jQuery
6 31 (27.43%) ASP.NET
7 28 (24.78%) JSON
8 27 (23.89%) AngularJS
9 25 (22.12%) XML
10 23 (20.35%) HTML5
11 21 (18.58%) Ajax
12 20 (17.70%) .NET Framework
12 20 (17.70%) WCF
13 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (15.93%) CSS3
15 17 (15.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (13.27%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (13.27%) SOAP
17 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 13 (11.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) Computer Science
1 17 (15.04%) Life Science
2 9 (7.96%) Algorithms
2 9 (7.96%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.08%) Renewable Energy
3 8 (7.08%) Smart Energy
4 6 (5.31%) User Experience
5 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.65%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.77%) PKI
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.96%) Android
1 9 (7.96%) Linux
2 7 (6.19%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.54%) Windows
4 3 (2.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.43%) OO
3 29 (25.66%) MVC
4 26 (23.01%) Software Engineering
5 25 (22.12%) Scrum
6 24 (21.24%) TDD
7 23 (20.35%) Unit Testing
8 22 (19.47%) Web Development
9 17 (15.04%) OOD
9 17 (15.04%) OOP
10 15 (13.27%) Data Management
11 14 (12.39%) Inversion of Control
11 14 (12.39%) Release Management
11 14 (12.39%) Systems Analysis
11 14 (12.39%) Test Automation
11 14 (12.39%) Waterfall
12 13 (11.50%) Mathematics
13 12 (10.62%) SDLC
14 11 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (9.73%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 55 (48.67%) Java
2 48 (42.48%) JavaScript
3 39 (34.51%) C#
4 31 (27.43%) Python
5 29 (25.66%) SQL
6 12 (10.62%) Scala
7 8 (7.08%) PHP
8 6 (5.31%) C++
9 5 (4.42%) Perl
10 4 (3.54%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.54%) C
10 4 (3.54%) Delphi
10 4 (3.54%) Embedded C
10 4 (3.54%) Embedded C++
10 4 (3.54%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.54%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.65%) Kotlin
11 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.65%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.88%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 13 (11.50%) Degree
2 8 (7.08%) PhD
3 2 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.77%) ISEB
3 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.39%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) Docker
2 2 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Ansible
1 4 (3.54%) Puppet
2 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (26.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.54%) Adobe
2 4 (3.54%) Xamarin
3 2 (1.77%) IBM
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle
3 2 (1.77%) SAP
4 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com