Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 124 130
Rank change year-on-year +48 +6 -33
Permanent jobs citing REST 104 55 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.43% 1.88% 1.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.12% 4.04% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84 66 38
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £35,375 £33,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £74,250 £55,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.42% +5.56% +2.27%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1461 1362 1417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 48.19% 46.47% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1266 1167 1178
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Oxfordshire

REST
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for REST in Oxfordshire

REST
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Oxfordshire

REST
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Oxford +15 49 £53,750 +26.47% 2
Abingdon +18 12 £60,000 -
Witney +5 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Banbury +13 2 £47,500 -38.71%
Thame - 1 £45,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £37,500 -
REST
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 60 (57.69%) Java
2 57 (54.81%) Web Services
2 57 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (50.96%) SQL
4 45 (43.27%) SOAP
5 42 (40.38%) Spring
6 40 (38.46%) C#
7 39 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 38 (36.54%) HTML
8 38 (36.54%) CSS
9 30 (28.85%) jQuery
10 29 (27.88%) JSON
11 28 (26.92%) TDD
12 27 (25.96%) .NET
13 26 (25.00%) MVC
13 26 (25.00%) RESTful
14 24 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (19.23%) Mentoring
16 19 (18.27%) Tomcat
16 19 (18.27%) JIRA
17 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
17 18 (17.31%) Publishing
17 18 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
18 17 (16.35%) Continuous Improvement
18 17 (16.35%) Docker
18 17 (16.35%) Spring Boot
18 17 (16.35%) Migration
18 17 (16.35%) Linux
18 17 (16.35%) JUnit

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 19 (18.27%) Tomcat
2 14 (13.46%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (7.69%) Confluence
4 2 (1.92%) JBoss
4 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.96%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.65%) Slack
4 6 (5.77%) SaaS
5 4 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.88%) Force.com
7 2 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) Broadband
2 5 (4.81%) HTTP
3 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 16 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (9.62%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.65%) MySQL
5 4 (3.85%) Redis
6 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 19 (18.27%) JIRA
2 17 (16.35%) JUnit
3 14 (13.46%) Maven
4 10 (9.62%) Eclipse
4 10 (9.62%) Jenkins
5 9 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (7.69%) GitLab
7 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
8 5 (4.81%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.81%) Selenium
9 3 (2.88%) Ant
9 3 (2.88%) Bower
9 3 (2.88%) Grunt
9 3 (2.88%) gulp
10 2 (1.92%) Mockito
10 2 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.96%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.96%) Mocha
11 1 (0.96%) Subversion
General
1 18 (17.31%) Publishing
2 7 (6.73%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Games
3 4 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (64.42%) Developer
2 24 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 22 (21.15%) Java Developer
4 17 (16.35%) Senior Developer
5 14 (13.46%) Software Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) Web Developer
7 9 (8.65%) Team Leader
8 8 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) Java Team Leader
8 8 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Salesforce Specialist
8 8 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Java Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Python Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Python Programmer
10 6 (5.77%) Python Software Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Programmer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (54.81%) Web Services
2 45 (43.27%) SOAP
3 42 (40.38%) Spring
4 38 (36.54%) CSS
4 38 (36.54%) HTML
5 30 (28.85%) jQuery
6 29 (27.88%) JSON
7 27 (25.96%) .NET
8 26 (25.00%) RESTful
9 24 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (16.35%) Spring Boot
11 16 (15.38%) WCF
12 15 (14.42%) Hibernate
13 14 (13.46%) AngularJS
13 14 (13.46%) JSP
14 13 (12.50%) HTML5
15 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET
15 12 (11.54%) Visualforce
15 12 (11.54%) XML
16 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.62%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (6.73%) Fintech
4 2 (1.92%) User Experience
5 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.35%) Linux
2 2 (1.92%) Windows
3 1 (0.96%) Android
3 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.92%) TDD
3 26 (25.00%) MVC
4 20 (19.23%) Mentoring
5 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
6 17 (16.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (16.35%) Migration
7 15 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (13.46%) Web Development
9 11 (10.58%) User Stories
10 10 (9.62%) Acceptance Criteria
10 10 (9.62%) Data Migration
10 10 (9.62%) DevOps
10 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce
10 10 (9.62%) SOA
11 9 (8.65%) Microservices
11 9 (8.65%) OO
11 9 (8.65%) Scrum
12 8 (7.69%) BDD
12 8 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 60 (57.69%) Java
2 53 (50.96%) SQL
3 40 (38.46%) C#
4 39 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 12 (11.54%) Apex Code
6 10 (9.62%) C++
6 10 (9.62%) Python
7 6 (5.77%) VB
7 6 (5.77%) VB6
8 3 (2.88%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.88%) PHP
8 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.96%) R
9 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (15.38%) Degree
2 6 (5.77%) Novell Certification
3 2 (1.92%) DBS Check
System Software
1 17 (16.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (7.69%) Puppet
2 4 (3.85%) Packer
2 4 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (8.65%) SAP
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle
4 2 (1.92%) Talend
4 2 (1.92%) Zend
5 1 (0.96%) IBM