Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 131 70
Rank change year-on-year +62 -61 -14
Permanent jobs citing REST 126 86 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.10% 1.98% 3.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.52% 4.99% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 104 80 112
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +2.70%
10th Percentile £39,125 £34,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,125 £63,750 £59,875
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +10.53%

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 1,094 1,722 1,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.57% 39.70% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 845 1,336 1,140
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,700 £31,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,125 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 +32 66 £49,000 +3.16% 30
Peterborough +4 31 £65,000 +62.50% 3
Huntingdon - 6 £57,500 -
REST
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 84 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (53.17%) JavaScript
3 47 (37.30%) AngularJS
4 43 (34.13%) Java
5 40 (31.75%) CSS
6 39 (30.95%) HTML
6 39 (30.95%) TDD
7 37 (29.37%) C#
8 35 (27.78%) Web Services
9 34 (26.98%) SOAP
9 34 (26.98%) Python
9 34 (26.98%) Test Automation
10 32 (25.40%) SQL
10 32 (25.40%) .NET
11 31 (24.60%) Software Engineering
12 29 (23.02%) Scrum
12 29 (23.02%) Node.js
13 27 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (20.63%) MVC
15 23 (18.25%) QA
16 22 (17.46%) Relational Database
17 21 (16.67%) React
17 21 (16.67%) Jenkins
17 21 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
18 20 (15.87%) Spring
18 20 (15.87%) Maven
18 20 (15.87%) MySQL
18 20 (15.87%) OO
19 19 (15.08%) Microservices
19 19 (15.08%) SOLID

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 (7.14%) Mule
2 6 (4.76%) Confluence
2 6 (4.76%) JBoss
2 6 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.97%) Anypoint
4 3 (2.38%) WildFly
5 2 (1.59%) CMS
5 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.59%) WordPress
6 1 (0.79%) IIS
6 1 (0.79%) nginx
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (13.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.35%) GitHub
4 7 (5.56%) OpenShift
5 6 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.79%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.90%) HTTP
2 8 (6.35%) SSL
3 7 (5.56%) 802.15
3 7 (5.56%) Bluetooth
3 7 (5.56%) Internet
3 7 (5.56%) IPv6
3 7 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (5.56%) X.509
3 7 (5.56%) ZigBee
4 4 (3.17%) Wireless
5 2 (1.59%) LAN
5 2 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.46%) Relational Database
2 20 (15.87%) MySQL
3 18 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 18 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.94%) Big Data
5 9 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.17%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.79%) GIS
9 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.79%) Spatial Data
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 20 (15.87%) Maven
3 19 (15.08%) JUnit
4 17 (13.49%) Git (software)
5 12 (9.52%) JIRA
6 10 (7.94%) Selenium
7 7 (5.56%) Ant
7 7 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 7 (5.56%) Gradle
7 7 (5.56%) SonarQube
8 6 (4.76%) JMeter
8 6 (4.76%) Mercurial
8 6 (4.76%) Mocha
8 6 (4.76%) Mockito
9 5 (3.97%) SoapUI
9 5 (3.97%) Subversion
10 4 (3.17%) Jasmine
11 3 (2.38%) Hudson
12 2 (1.59%) Sinon.JS
12 2 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (4.76%) Retail
2 3 (2.38%) Finance
2 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.59%) Electronics
3 2 (1.59%) Marketing
3 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (67.46%) Developer
2 20 (15.87%) Full Stack Developer
3 19 (15.08%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 14 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.32%) C# Developer
6 11 (8.73%) Python Engineer
7 10 (7.94%) Lead Developer
7 10 (7.94%) Python Developer
8 9 (7.14%) QA Engineer
8 9 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (6.35%) QA Leader
9 8 (6.35%) Web Developer
10 7 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Programmer
10 7 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Team Leader
11 6 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.30%) AngularJS
2 40 (31.75%) CSS
3 39 (30.95%) HTML
4 35 (27.78%) Web Services
5 34 (26.98%) SOAP
6 32 (25.40%) .NET
7 29 (23.02%) Node.js
8 27 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 21 (16.67%) React
10 20 (15.87%) Spring
11 19 (15.08%) RESTful
12 17 (13.49%) WCF
13 16 (12.70%) .NET Framework
13 16 (12.70%) HTML5
14 15 (11.90%) Vue.js
15 14 (11.11%) JSON
16 13 (10.32%) CSS3
16 13 (10.32%) Hibernate
17 11 (8.73%) Ajax
17 11 (8.73%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.73%) User Experience
2 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.35%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 7 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (5.56%) Smart City
4 6 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.76%) Virtual Team
5 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.97%) Internet of Things
5 5 (3.97%) Life Science
5 5 (3.97%) Private Cloud
5 5 (3.97%) Smart Meter
6 4 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.17%) Xbox
7 3 (2.38%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.79%) Blog
9 1 (0.79%) Fintech
9 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.97%) Linux
2 3 (2.38%) Android
2 3 (2.38%) Windows
3 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.95%) TDD
3 34 (26.98%) Test Automation
4 31 (24.60%) Software Engineering
5 29 (23.02%) Scrum
6 26 (20.63%) MVC
7 20 (15.87%) OO
8 19 (15.08%) Microservices
8 19 (15.08%) SOLID
9 18 (14.29%) Web Development
10 16 (12.70%) Computer Science
11 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (11.90%) E-Commerce
12 13 (10.32%) Front End Development
12 13 (10.32%) Open Source
12 13 (10.32%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
13 12 (9.52%) Mathematics
14 11 (8.73%) Multithreading
15 10 (7.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (53.17%) JavaScript
2 43 (34.13%) Java
3 37 (29.37%) C#
4 34 (26.98%) Python
5 32 (25.40%) SQL
6 14 (11.11%) C
7 9 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.56%) Perl
8 7 (5.56%) PHP
9 6 (4.76%) ES6
10 5 (3.97%) Embedded C
10 5 (3.97%) ES7
10 5 (3.97%) ES8
10 5 (3.97%) Kotlin
11 3 (2.38%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.59%) C++
12 2 (1.59%) Ruby
12 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (13.49%) Degree
2 9 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.25%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.14%) Docker
2 5 (3.97%) Firmware
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (11.11%) Ansible
2 10 (7.94%) Puppet
3 8 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.17%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (12.70%) Oracle
2 11 (8.73%) MuleSoft
3 9 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.76%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.97%) WorldPay
6 2 (1.59%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.59%) Google
6 2 (1.59%) SAP
7 1 (0.79%) Talend