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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 87 104 97
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing REST 36 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.94% 0.89% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 1.83% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 36 11 11
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,576 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £70,000
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
694 763 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.41% 48.26% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 609 707 485
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 19 September 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Bristol

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (65.52%) Java
1 38 (65.52%) Web Services
2 33 (56.90%) TDD
3 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.10%) SOAP
3 25 (43.10%) HTML
4 24 (41.38%) Spring
4 24 (41.38%) Mobile App
5 23 (39.66%) Android
6 21 (36.21%) JSON
6 21 (36.21%) jQuery
7 19 (32.76%) J2EE
7 19 (32.76%) SQL
7 19 (32.76%) XML
8 18 (31.03%) C#
8 18 (31.03%) .NET
8 18 (31.03%) Scrum
8 18 (31.03%) Mobile Application Development
8 18 (31.03%) Android Development
9 17 (29.31%) Hibernate
9 17 (29.31%) Unit Testing
9 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
10 16 (27.59%) OOP
10 16 (27.59%) OO
10 16 (27.59%) CSS
11 15 (25.86%) PHP
12 14 (24.14%) Oracle
12 14 (24.14%) MVC
12 14 (24.14%) Big Data
12 14 (24.14%) HTML5

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (6.90%) Apache
1 4 (6.90%) nginx
2 1 (1.72%) Node.js
2 1 (1.72%) Drupal
2 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Heroku
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) Big Data
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
3 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
4 8 (13.79%) Hadoop
5 7 (12.07%) MongoDB
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (10.34%) MySQL
6 6 (10.34%) Riak
7 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
7 4 (6.90%) DB2
7 4 (6.90%) MS Access
7 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Eclipse
2 8 (13.79%) Cucumber
2 8 (13.79%) SpecFlow
3 7 (12.07%) NUnit
3 7 (12.07%) CruiseControl
3 7 (12.07%) TeamCity
3 7 (12.07%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (12.07%) Moq
4 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.34%) Ant
4 6 (10.34%) JUnit
5 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (6.90%) PHPUnit
6 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (5.17%) Maven
8 1 (1.72%) Selenium
8 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 9 (15.52%) Electronics
2 7 (12.07%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (98.28%) Developer
2 23 (39.66%) Java Developer
3 20 (34.48%) Senior Developer
4 10 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Android Developer
6 8 (13.79%) .NET Developer
7 6 (10.34%) PHP Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Lead Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Lead PHP Developer
10 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Senior PHP Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Technical Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Technical Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (65.52%) Web Services
2 25 (43.10%) HTML
2 25 (43.10%) SOAP
3 24 (41.38%) Spring
4 21 (36.21%) JSON
4 21 (36.21%) jQuery
5 19 (32.76%) J2EE
5 19 (32.76%) XML
6 18 (31.03%) .NET
7 17 (29.31%) Hibernate
8 16 (27.59%) CSS
9 14 (24.14%) HTML5
10 13 (22.41%) RabbitMQ
10 13 (22.41%) ActiveMQ
11 12 (20.69%) RESTful
12 11 (18.97%) WCF
13 9 (15.52%) Android SDK
14 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET
15 7 (12.07%) MSMQ
15 7 (12.07%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Mobile App
2 10 (17.24%) GIS
3 8 (13.79%) Blackberry
4 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.90%) N-Tier
6 4 (6.90%) Web 2.0
6 4 (6.90%) Open Source
7 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.72%) iPad
7 1 (1.72%) iPhone
7 1 (1.72%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.72%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Android
2 11 (18.97%) Apple iOS
3 5 (8.62%) Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.45%) Windows
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) TDD
2 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (31.03%) Scrum
3 18 (31.03%) Mobile Application Development
3 18 (31.03%) Android Development
4 17 (29.31%) Unit Testing
5 16 (27.59%) OOP
5 16 (27.59%) OO
6 14 (24.14%) MVC
7 11 (18.97%) OOD
8 10 (17.24%) iOS Development
9 9 (15.52%) Mentoring
9 9 (15.52%) UML
9 9 (15.52%) BDD
9 9 (15.52%) Web Development
10 8 (13.79%) MapReduce
10 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
11 7 (12.07%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (12.07%) Workflow
11 7 (12.07%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) Java
2 19 (32.76%) SQL
3 18 (31.03%) C#
4 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
5 15 (25.86%) PHP
6 9 (15.52%) C++
7 8 (13.79%) Objective-C
7 8 (13.79%) Ruby
8 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.90%) VB
8 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) SAP
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Apple
3 1 (1.72%) Zend
3 1 (1.72%) AppFog
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago