Period
to 23 January 2018

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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 45 52
Rank change year-on-year +16 +7 -11
Permanent jobs citing REST 28 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 8.36% 3.20% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.72% 6.25% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 25
Ipswich median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.28% +34.38% -3.03%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 142 224 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 42.39% 51.26% 48.40%
Number of salaries quoted 128 177 311
Ipswich median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £58,750
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Ipswich

REST
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for REST in Ipswich

REST
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Ipswich over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for REST.

1 27 (96.43%) Web Services
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (64.29%) Collaborative Working
4 17 (60.71%) Waterfall
4 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (60.71%) C#
4 17 (60.71%) .NET
4 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
4 17 (60.71%) WCF
5 16 (57.14%) JSON
6 15 (53.57%) Unit Testing
6 15 (53.57%) HTML5
6 15 (53.57%) jQuery
6 15 (53.57%) Ajax
6 15 (53.57%) Subversion
6 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
6 15 (53.57%) CSS
6 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
6 15 (53.57%) HTML
6 15 (53.57%) OO
6 15 (53.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (53.57%) CSS3
6 15 (53.57%) AngularJS
7 14 (50.00%) Degree
8 13 (46.43%) TDD
8 13 (46.43%) SQL
9 12 (42.86%) Scrum
9 12 (42.86%) JIRA
9 12 (42.86%) Sass

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (21.43%) Serverless
3 2 (7.14%) IaaS
3 2 (7.14%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 6 (21.43%) Neo4j
2 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Subversion
2 12 (42.86%) JIRA
3 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
5 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (10.71%) Moq
6 3 (10.71%) MSBuild
6 3 (10.71%) NUnit
6 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) .NET Developer
2 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (53.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (53.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (53.57%) C# Developer
3 13 (46.43%) Software Developer
4 12 (42.86%) .NET Software Developer
4 12 (42.86%) .NET Software Engineer
4 12 (42.86%) C# Software Developer
4 12 (42.86%) C# Software Engineer
4 12 (42.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 12 (42.86%) Software Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Cloud Developer
5 6 (21.43%) IoT Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Architect
8 2 (7.14%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) Web Services
2 17 (60.71%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
2 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 17 (60.71%) WCF
3 16 (57.14%) JSON
4 15 (53.57%) Ajax
4 15 (53.57%) AngularJS
4 15 (53.57%) CSS
4 15 (53.57%) CSS3
4 15 (53.57%) HTML
4 15 (53.57%) HTML5
4 15 (53.57%) jQuery
4 15 (53.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (42.86%) LESS
5 12 (42.86%) Sass
6 6 (21.43%) Node.js
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (17.86%) SOAP
7 5 (17.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) e-Learning
1 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Android
2 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) Collaborative Working
3 17 (60.71%) Waterfall
4 15 (53.57%) OO
4 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
4 15 (53.57%) Unit Testing
5 13 (46.43%) TDD
6 12 (42.86%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 12 (42.86%) Scrum
6 12 (42.86%) SOLID
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (21.43%) API Development
8 6 (21.43%) DevOps
8 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
9 5 (17.86%) MVC
10 3 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
11 2 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
11 2 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (60.71%) C#
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) ES6
5 4 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.14%) MCP
2 2 (7.14%) MCSD
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Sony