The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 86 101 99
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing REST 31 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.74% 0.94% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.81% 2.02% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 12
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,576 £25,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
644 742 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.22% 46.52% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 540 688 546
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

REST
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

REST Salary Trend in Bristol

REST
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Bristol

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 38 (71.70%) Java
2 33 (62.26%) Web Services
3 29 (54.72%) TDD
4 23 (43.40%) Spring
4 23 (43.40%) HTML
5 22 (41.51%) SOAP
5 22 (41.51%) Android
5 22 (41.51%) Mobile App
6 20 (37.74%) XML
6 20 (37.74%) J2EE
6 20 (37.74%) JSON
7 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
7 19 (35.85%) SQL
8 18 (33.96%) jQuery
9 17 (32.08%) Mobile Application Development
9 17 (32.08%) Android Development
10 16 (30.19%) Hibernate
10 16 (30.19%) Oracle
11 15 (28.30%) PHP
12 14 (26.42%) CSS
12 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
13 13 (24.53%) C#
13 13 (24.53%) .NET
14 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
14 12 (22.64%) Scrum
14 12 (22.64%) HTML5
15 11 (20.75%) Apple iOS
15 11 (20.75%) MVC
16 10 (18.87%) GIS
16 10 (18.87%) iOS Development

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.43%) Apache
1 5 (9.43%) nginx
2 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
1 1 (1.89%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Heroku
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) Big Data
3 8 (15.09%) NoSQL
4 6 (11.32%) MySQL
4 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.43%) DB2
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
5 5 (9.43%) Riak
6 4 (7.55%) MS Access
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Eclipse
2 6 (11.32%) JUnit
2 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.43%) Ant
4 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.55%) PHPUnit
4 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (7.55%) Maven
4 4 (7.55%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.66%) NUnit
5 3 (5.66%) CruiseControl
5 3 (5.66%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (5.66%) Moq
5 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.89%) Hudson
6 1 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium
6 1 (1.89%) JMeter
General
1 9 (16.98%) Electronics
2 3 (5.66%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (96.23%) Developer
2 23 (43.40%) Java Developer
3 18 (33.96%) Senior Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Android Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C# Developer
6 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
7 6 (11.32%) PHP Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Software Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Lead Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (5.66%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Lead PHP Developer
11 2 (3.77%) Technical Developer
11 2 (3.77%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (3.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (3.77%) Technical Support Officer
11 2 (3.77%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (62.26%) Web Services
2 23 (43.40%) HTML
2 23 (43.40%) Spring
3 22 (41.51%) SOAP
4 20 (37.74%) XML
4 20 (37.74%) J2EE
4 20 (37.74%) JSON
5 18 (33.96%) jQuery
6 16 (30.19%) Hibernate
7 14 (26.42%) CSS
8 13 (24.53%) .NET
9 12 (22.64%) HTML5
10 8 (15.09%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (15.09%) RESTful
10 8 (15.09%) Android SDK
10 8 (15.09%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
12 6 (11.32%) J2ME
12 6 (11.32%) Cocoa
12 6 (11.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) Mobile App
2 10 (18.87%) GIS
3 7 (13.21%) Blackberry
4 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (11.32%) Open Source
5 4 (7.55%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) iPhone
6 1 (1.89%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.89%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Android
2 11 (20.75%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.43%) Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.77%) Windows
5 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) TDD
2 17 (32.08%) Mobile Application Development
2 17 (32.08%) Android Development
3 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
4 12 (22.64%) Scrum
5 11 (20.75%) MVC
6 10 (18.87%) iOS Development
7 9 (16.98%) UML
7 9 (16.98%) OOP
7 9 (16.98%) Web Development
8 8 (15.09%) OO
9 7 (13.21%) OOD
9 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
11 5 (9.43%) Kanban
11 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
11 5 (9.43%) BDD
12 4 (7.55%) MapReduce
12 4 (7.55%) Migration
12 4 (7.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (71.70%) Java
2 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
2 19 (35.85%) SQL
3 15 (28.30%) PHP
4 13 (24.53%) C#
5 9 (16.98%) C++
6 7 (13.21%) Objective-C
7 4 (7.55%) Ruby
7 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.55%) VB
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.89%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) SAP
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) JBoss
3 2 (3.77%) Zend
4 1 (1.89%) hybris
4 1 (1.89%) AppFog
4 1 (1.89%) Apple
4 1 (1.89%) Intershop
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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