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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 88 85 99
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing REST 52 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.72% 1.74% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.81% 4.81% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 12
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £28,576 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
895 645 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 46.76% 36.13% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 781 542 676
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 August 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Bristol

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 52 (54.17%) OO
2 49 (51.04%) Java
3 48 (50.00%) SOAP
4 42 (43.75%) Web Services
5 40 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (34.38%) Scrum
6 33 (34.38%) Software Engineering
7 32 (33.33%) MVC
8 29 (30.21%) Linux
9 28 (29.17%) TDD
10 27 (28.13%) Degree
11 26 (27.08%) PHP
11 26 (27.08%) Mentoring
12 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
13 23 (23.96%) CSS
14 22 (22.92%) Spring
14 22 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (22.92%) Git (software)
15 21 (21.88%) UNIX
16 20 (20.83%) SQL
16 20 (20.83%) HTML
16 20 (20.83%) BDD
17 19 (19.79%) .NET
17 19 (19.79%) J2EE
18 18 (18.75%) C++
18 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
18 18 (18.75%) Unit Testing
19 17 (17.71%) jQuery
20 16 (16.67%) XML
21 15 (15.63%) Marketing

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 13 (13.54%) WebLogic
2 12 (12.50%) Apache
3 7 (7.29%) nginx
4 6 (6.25%) JBoss
5 5 (5.21%) Mule
5 5 (5.21%) Node.js
5 5 (5.21%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.13%) Confluence
6 3 (3.13%) Drupal
7 2 (2.08%) Liferay
7 2 (2.08%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.04%) CMS
8 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.04%) WordPress
8 1 (1.04%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.54%) SaaS
1 13 (13.54%) IaaS
2 3 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.13%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.04%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.25%) SSL
3 5 (5.21%) HTTP
4 4 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (1.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
1 10 (10.42%) MySQL
2 9 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.25%) SQLite
4 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.04%) Big Data
5 1 (1.04%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.04%) Redis
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (22.92%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 11 (11.46%) JUnit
3 11 (11.46%) Mockito
3 11 (11.46%) Spock
4 10 (10.42%) Subversion
5 7 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (7.29%) PHPUnit
6 6 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 6 (6.25%) WebDriver
6 6 (6.25%) Selenium
6 6 (6.25%) Xcode
7 4 (4.17%) JIRA
8 3 (3.13%) Geb
8 3 (3.13%) Maven
8 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.13%) Gradle
8 3 (3.13%) FishEye
8 3 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.08%) MbUnit
General
1 15 (15.63%) Marketing
2 10 (10.42%) Finance
3 7 (7.29%) Advertising
3 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Games
4 1 (1.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 69 (71.88%) Developer
2 38 (39.58%) Senior Developer
3 26 (27.08%) Java Developer
4 23 (23.96%) Software Engineer
5 18 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (16.67%) PHP Developer
7 15 (15.63%) Principal Software Engineer
7 15 (15.63%) Principal Engineer
8 13 (13.54%) .NET Developer
9 12 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
10 9 (9.38%) Lead Developer
10 9 (9.38%) Lead PHP Developer
10 9 (9.38%) iOS Developer
11 6 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
11 6 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (4.17%) Web Developer
12 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (4.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
13 3 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (50.00%) SOAP
2 42 (43.75%) Web Services
3 23 (23.96%) CSS
4 22 (22.92%) Spring
5 20 (20.83%) HTML
6 19 (19.79%) .NET
6 19 (19.79%) J2EE
7 17 (17.71%) jQuery
8 16 (16.67%) XML
9 14 (14.58%) Symfony
9 14 (14.58%) Grails
10 13 (13.54%) JMX
10 13 (13.54%) Laravel
11 11 (11.46%) JMS
12 10 (10.42%) iOS SDK
12 10 (10.42%) CSS3
12 10 (10.42%) WCF
12 10 (10.42%) HTML5
12 10 (10.42%) RESTful
12 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Data Structures
2 8 (8.33%) User Experience
2 8 (8.33%) iPad
2 8 (8.33%) Social Media
2 8 (8.33%) iPhone
2 8 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.29%) Digital Media
3 7 (7.29%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 6 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (5.21%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.21%) Physics
6 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.13%) Web 2.0
7 3 (3.13%) Replication
7 3 (3.13%) AS400
8 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.21%) Linux
2 21 (21.88%) UNIX
3 14 (14.58%) Windows
4 12 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.17%) OO
2 40 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (34.38%) Scrum
3 33 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 32 (33.33%) MVC
5 28 (29.17%) TDD
6 26 (27.08%) Mentoring
7 22 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (20.83%) BDD
9 18 (18.75%) Unit Testing
10 14 (14.58%) OOP
11 13 (13.54%) CRM
12 10 (10.42%) Integration Testing
12 10 (10.42%) OOD
13 9 (9.38%) iOS Development
13 9 (9.38%) OO PHP
14 8 (8.33%) Open Source
14 8 (8.33%) SOA
14 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (7.29%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.04%) Java
2 26 (27.08%) PHP
3 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
4 20 (20.83%) SQL
5 18 (18.75%) C++
6 14 (14.58%) C#
7 9 (9.38%) Objective-C
7 9 (9.38%) Python
8 6 (6.25%) VB.NET
9 5 (5.21%) C
10 4 (4.17%) Ruby
11 3 (3.13%) XQuery
11 3 (3.13%) TypeScript
11 3 (3.13%) Groovy
12 2 (2.08%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (28.13%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.04%) ISEB
3 1 (1.04%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) Oracle
2 13 (13.54%) VMware
3 12 (12.50%) Zend
4 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.38%) Google
6 8 (8.33%) Apple
7 6 (6.25%) Netbiscuits
7 6 (6.25%) Kony
7 6 (6.25%) Appcelerator
7 6 (6.25%) Sencha
7 6 (6.25%) Volantis
8 3 (3.13%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.04%) HP
9 1 (1.04%) Rackspace
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