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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 70 85 101
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Permanent jobs citing REST 68 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.76% 2.32% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.11% 5.67% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 16
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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
838 776 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 46.35% 40.91% 46.78%
Number of salaries quoted 769 687 715
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Bristol

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 76 (65.52%) Java
2 64 (55.17%) OO
3 61 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (51.72%) JavaScript
5 54 (46.55%) HTML
6 46 (39.66%) Web Services
6 46 (39.66%) XML
7 45 (38.79%) HTML5
8 44 (37.93%) JSON
9 41 (35.34%) Spring
10 38 (32.76%) MVC
10 38 (32.76%) AngularJS
11 37 (31.90%) SQL
12 35 (30.17%) Software Engineering
13 33 (28.45%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (28.45%) Scrum
13 33 (28.45%) TDD
14 32 (27.59%) J2EE
15 30 (25.86%) Oracle
15 30 (25.86%) SOAP
16 28 (24.14%) SQL Server
16 28 (24.14%) Finance
17 27 (23.28%) OOA/OOD
18 26 (22.41%) CSS
18 26 (22.41%) Git (software)
19 24 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 23 (19.83%) Telecoms
20 23 (19.83%) WebLogic
21 21 (18.10%) JUnit
21 21 (18.10%) XSLT

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 23 (19.83%) WebLogic
2 18 (15.52%) JBoss
3 13 (11.21%) Node.js
3 13 (11.21%) WebSphere
4 10 (8.62%) Apache
5 6 (5.17%) Mule
6 5 (4.31%) Drupal
6 5 (4.31%) Mule ESB
7 4 (3.45%) Alfresco
8 3 (2.59%) Confluence
9 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.10%) SaaS
2 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.62%) IaaS
4 7 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.62%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.03%) Internet
3 6 (5.17%) HTTP
3 6 (5.17%) SSL
4 1 (0.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.10%) NoSQL
3 19 (16.38%) MongoDB
4 18 (15.52%) Relational Database
5 15 (12.93%) RDBMS
6 11 (9.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (9.48%) Neo4j
7 10 (8.62%) MySQL
8 6 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (22.41%) Git (software)
2 21 (18.10%) JUnit
3 16 (13.79%) Maven
4 13 (11.21%) Ant
5 12 (10.34%) Eclipse
6 8 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 8 (6.90%) Mockito
6 8 (6.90%) Spock
7 6 (5.17%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.31%) Subversion
9 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.59%) FishEye
10 3 (2.59%) Geb
10 3 (2.59%) Gradle
10 3 (2.59%) JIRA
10 3 (2.59%) Selenium
10 3 (2.59%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.72%) WatiN
General
1 28 (24.14%) Finance
2 23 (19.83%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.62%) Financial Institution
4 8 (6.90%) Electronics
4 8 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.90%) Marketing
5 5 (4.31%) Games
6 4 (3.45%) Publishing
7 3 (2.59%) Banking
8 2 (1.72%) Advertising
9 1 (0.86%) Automotive
9 1 (0.86%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 87 (75.00%) Developer
2 41 (35.34%) Senior Developer
3 40 (34.48%) Java Developer
4 25 (21.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (14.66%) Agile Developer
5 17 (14.66%) Agile Java Developer
6 14 (12.07%) Principal Engineer
7 13 (11.21%) .NET Developer
7 13 (11.21%) Software Engineer
8 10 (8.62%) Senior Agile Developer
8 10 (8.62%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 9 (7.76%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.76%) C# Developer
9 9 (7.76%) PHP Developer
10 8 (6.90%) Principal Software Engineer
10 8 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (6.90%) Software Developer
11 7 (6.03%) Architect
11 7 (6.03%) Junior
11 7 (6.03%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (46.55%) HTML
2 46 (39.66%) Web Services
2 46 (39.66%) XML
3 45 (38.79%) HTML5
4 44 (37.93%) JSON
5 41 (35.34%) Spring
6 38 (32.76%) AngularJS
7 32 (27.59%) J2EE
8 30 (25.86%) SOAP
9 26 (22.41%) CSS
10 24 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 21 (18.10%) Apache Camel
11 21 (18.10%) JMS
11 21 (18.10%) Spring Integration
11 21 (18.10%) XSLT
12 18 (15.52%) .NET
12 18 (15.52%) jQuery
13 16 (13.79%) ActiveMQ
14 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET
15 12 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.93%) Digital Media
2 14 (12.07%) N-Tier
3 12 (10.34%) Client/Server
3 12 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.17%) User Experience
6 5 (4.31%) Blog
7 3 (2.59%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.72%) Social Media
9 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.86%) iPad
9 1 (0.86%) iPhone
9 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.86%) Replication
9 1 (0.86%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.66%) Windows
2 15 (12.93%) Linux
3 12 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 10 (8.62%) Android
4 10 (8.62%) Unix
5 4 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (55.17%) OO
2 61 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (32.76%) MVC
4 35 (30.17%) Software Engineering
5 33 (28.45%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (28.45%) Scrum
5 33 (28.45%) TDD
6 27 (23.28%) OOA/OOD
7 18 (15.52%) Open Source
7 18 (15.52%) Pair Programming
8 14 (12.07%) RUP
9 13 (11.21%) Microservices
10 11 (9.48%) BDD
10 11 (9.48%) Configuration Management
10 11 (9.48%) DevOps
10 11 (9.48%) DSDM
11 9 (7.76%) OO PHP
11 9 (7.76%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (6.90%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (65.52%) Java
2 60 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 37 (31.90%) SQL
4 20 (17.24%) Groovy
5 18 (15.52%) C#
6 16 (13.79%) Scala
7 11 (9.48%) C++
7 11 (9.48%) Clojure
8 9 (7.76%) PHP
9 8 (6.90%) XPath
10 7 (6.03%) Python
10 7 (6.03%) TypeScript
11 4 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (3.45%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.59%) XAML
13 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.86%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.86%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) ISO15022
1 3 (2.59%) ISO20022
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) Docker
2 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (25.86%) Oracle
2 17 (14.66%) Sybase
3 13 (11.21%) BEA
4 12 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 11 (9.48%) Twitter
6 10 (8.62%) VMware
7 8 (6.90%) SAP
8 4 (3.45%) Google
9 3 (2.59%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.59%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.86%) Apple
10 1 (0.86%) Perforce
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