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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 83 105 103
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing REST 49 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.47% 1.64% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.95% 3.33% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 47 24 18
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -12.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
823 962 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.54% 49.38% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 709 856 641
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
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 December 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Bristol

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 56 (65.88%) Web Services
2 45 (52.94%) SOAP
3 42 (49.41%) Java
4 41 (48.24%) OO
5 35 (41.18%) .NET
6 34 (40.00%) C#
7 31 (36.47%) RabbitMQ
8 30 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (32.94%) JavaScript
10 27 (31.76%) Ruby
10 27 (31.76%) TDD
10 27 (31.76%) Scrum
10 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
11 26 (30.59%) OOP
11 26 (30.59%) HTML
12 25 (29.41%) CSS
12 25 (29.41%) Spring
13 24 (28.24%) Big Data
14 23 (27.06%) Hadoop
14 23 (27.06%) ActiveMQ
14 23 (27.06%) jQuery
15 22 (25.88%) XML
16 21 (24.71%) WCF
16 21 (24.71%) Hibernate
16 21 (24.71%) MVC
16 21 (24.71%) OOD
17 20 (23.53%) RESTful
18 19 (22.35%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (22.35%) NUnit
18 19 (22.35%) CruiseControl

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (17.65%) Node.js
2 12 (14.12%) nginx
3 9 (10.59%) WordPress
3 9 (10.59%) Drupal
4 4 (4.71%) Apache
5 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.35%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.41%) PaaS
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.35%) SaaS
5 1 (1.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) HTTP
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
2 24 (28.24%) Big Data
3 23 (27.06%) Hadoop
4 19 (22.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (21.18%) MongoDB
5 18 (21.18%) NoSQL
6 14 (16.47%) MySQL
7 9 (10.59%) Redis
7 9 (10.59%) Riak
8 8 (9.41%) Neo4j
8 8 (9.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (9.41%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (9.41%) MariaDB
8 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database
9 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (4.71%) DB2
9 4 (4.71%) MS Access
9 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (22.35%) NUnit
1 19 (22.35%) CruiseControl
1 19 (22.35%) Moq
2 18 (21.18%) Cucumber
2 18 (21.18%) SpecFlow
3 17 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 17 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (17.65%) Eclipse
5 9 (10.59%) Ant
6 6 (7.06%) JUnit
6 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
7 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (3.53%) Subversion
9 3 (3.53%) ReSharper
9 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.35%) PhantomJS
10 2 (2.35%) WatiN
10 2 (2.35%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (16.47%) Games
2 2 (2.35%) Advertising
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (95.29%) Developer
2 25 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.35%) C# Developer
4 14 (16.47%) .NET Developer
5 12 (14.12%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.59%) PHP Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Android Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Junior
9 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.53%) UI Programmer
10 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.53%) Technical Team Leader
10 3 (3.53%) Junior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.53%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (65.88%) Web Services
2 45 (52.94%) SOAP
3 35 (41.18%) .NET
4 31 (36.47%) RabbitMQ
5 26 (30.59%) HTML
6 25 (29.41%) CSS
6 25 (29.41%) Spring
7 23 (27.06%) jQuery
7 23 (27.06%) ActiveMQ
8 22 (25.88%) XML
9 21 (24.71%) Hibernate
9 21 (24.71%) WCF
10 20 (23.53%) RESTful
11 17 (20.00%) JPA
11 17 (20.00%) MSMQ
11 17 (20.00%) Gherkin
12 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET
13 14 (16.47%) JSON
14 13 (15.29%) Backbone.js
15 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.59%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (9.41%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.71%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.71%) Web 2.0
4 4 (4.71%) Open Source
4 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.53%) New Media
5 3 (3.53%) Xbox
6 2 (2.35%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.18%) iPad
7 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.18%) iPhone
7 1 (1.18%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Linux
2 11 (12.94%) Android
3 6 (7.06%) Windows
4 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.24%) OO
2 30 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (31.76%) TDD
3 27 (31.76%) Scrum
4 26 (30.59%) OOP
5 21 (24.71%) OOD
5 21 (24.71%) MVC
6 18 (21.18%) OOA/OOD
6 18 (21.18%) E-Commerce
6 18 (21.18%) BDD
7 17 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 15 (17.65%) MapReduce
9 14 (16.47%) Workflow
10 12 (14.12%) OO PHP
10 12 (14.12%) Mentoring
11 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
12 9 (10.59%) SOA
12 9 (10.59%) Android Development
12 9 (10.59%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (9.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (49.41%) Java
2 34 (40.00%) C#
3 28 (32.94%) JavaScript
4 27 (31.76%) Ruby
5 17 (20.00%) PHP
6 8 (9.41%) Objective-C
7 7 (8.24%) SQL
8 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.71%) VB
8 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.35%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.18%) Python
10 1 (1.18%) Perl
10 1 (1.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) Vagrant
1 8 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) SAP
4 3 (3.53%) Google
4 3 (3.53%) Facebook
5 2 (2.35%) Zend
6 1 (1.18%) AppFog
6 1 (1.18%) Apple
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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