Period
to 21 January 2018

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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 72 84
Rank change year-on-year -18 +12 +12
Permanent jobs citing REST 32 34 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.11% 2.60% 3.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.93% 5.10% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27 70 22
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £30,250 £27,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £50,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -2.44%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 815 667 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 53.80% 50.99% 52.30%
Number of salaries quoted 752 576 694
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,825
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11% +12.50%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Oxford

REST
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for REST in Oxford

REST
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for REST.

1 22 (68.75%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) Spring
3 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 18 (56.25%) CSS
4 17 (53.13%) SOAP
4 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
4 17 (53.13%) JSON
4 17 (53.13%) jQuery
5 16 (50.00%) SQL
5 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (40.63%) Web Services
6 13 (40.63%) Docker
7 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
9 9 (28.13%) JIRA
9 9 (28.13%) XML
10 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 8 (25.00%) SOA
10 8 (25.00%) Eclipse
10 8 (25.00%) Struts
10 8 (25.00%) JSP
10 8 (25.00%) Servlets
10 8 (25.00%) SAP
10 8 (25.00%) MVC
10 8 (25.00%) RESTful
10 8 (25.00%) DevOps
10 8 (25.00%) Slack
11 7 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (21.88%) Puppet
11 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (25.00%) Slack
3 5 (15.63%) SaaS
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
2 5 (15.63%) Redis
3 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) JIRA
2 8 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (21.88%) JUnit
3 7 (21.88%) Maven
4 5 (15.63%) Ant
4 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.13%) GitLab
5 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Publishing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Junior
5 4 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Junior PHP Developer
6 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) Spring
2 18 (56.25%) CSS
2 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 17 (53.13%) jQuery
3 17 (53.13%) JSON
3 17 (53.13%) SOAP
4 13 (40.63%) Web Services
5 9 (28.13%) XML
6 8 (25.00%) JSP
6 8 (25.00%) RESTful
6 8 (25.00%) Servlets
6 8 (25.00%) Struts
7 7 (21.88%) EDI
7 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
8 5 (15.63%) Ajax
8 5 (15.63%) CSS3
8 5 (15.63%) HTML5
8 5 (15.63%) Zend Framework
9 4 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (12.50%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (15.63%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Mentoring
3 8 (25.00%) DevOps
3 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (25.00%) MVC
3 8 (25.00%) SOA
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (21.88%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.88%) Web Development
5 5 (15.63%) Analytics
5 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
5 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (15.63%) TDD
6 4 (12.50%) BDD
6 4 (12.50%) Code Optimisation
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.50%) Microservices
6 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) C#
4 5 (15.63%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) SOQL
5 1 (3.13%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) DBS Check
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (21.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) SAP
2 5 (15.63%) Zend
3 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Informatica