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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 87 93 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing REST 40 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.05% 1.69% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.02% 3.59% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40 19 19
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +17.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
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
797 807 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 40.89% 47.14% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 713 722 751
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Bristol

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 48 (60.76%) Web Services
2 44 (55.70%) OO
3 40 (50.63%) SOAP
4 34 (43.04%) .NET
5 33 (41.77%) C#
6 32 (40.51%) Java
6 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
8 30 (37.97%) Scrum
9 29 (36.71%) OOP
9 29 (36.71%) RabbitMQ
10 27 (34.18%) Ruby
11 26 (32.91%) SQL Server
12 25 (31.65%) HTML
13 24 (30.38%) Spring
14 23 (29.11%) TDD
14 23 (29.11%) Hadoop
15 22 (27.85%) jQuery
16 21 (26.58%) WCF
16 21 (26.58%) ActiveMQ
16 21 (26.58%) CSS
16 21 (26.58%) RESTful
16 21 (26.58%) Big Data
17 20 (25.32%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (25.32%) Moq
17 20 (25.32%) PHP
17 20 (25.32%) Hibernate
17 20 (25.32%) OOD
17 20 (25.32%) CruiseControl
17 20 (25.32%) NUnit

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (21.52%) Node.js
2 14 (17.72%) nginx
3 9 (11.39%) Drupal
3 9 (11.39%) WordPress
4 7 (8.86%) Apache
5 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (24.05%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.13%) PaaS
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.53%) SaaS
5 1 (1.27%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) HTTP
2 3 (3.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.91%) SQL Server
2 23 (29.11%) Hadoop
3 21 (26.58%) Big Data
4 20 (25.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (18.99%) MongoDB
6 14 (17.72%) MySQL
6 14 (17.72%) NoSQL
7 10 (12.66%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (11.39%) Redis
9 8 (10.13%) Relational Database
9 8 (10.13%) Neo4j
9 8 (10.13%) MariaDB
9 8 (10.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (7.59%) Riak
11 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (2.53%) MS Access
12 2 (2.53%) DB2
12 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Moq
1 20 (25.32%) CruiseControl
1 20 (25.32%) NUnit
2 18 (22.78%) TeamCity
2 18 (22.78%) Cucumber
2 18 (22.78%) SpecFlow
2 18 (22.78%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (12.66%) Eclipse
4 6 (7.59%) Ant
4 6 (7.59%) JUnit
5 4 (5.06%) ReSharper
5 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.80%) Subversion
7 2 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.53%) NCrunch
7 2 (2.53%) PhantomJS
7 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.53%) WatiN
General
1 15 (18.99%) Games
2 3 (3.80%) Advertising
3 1 (1.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (93.67%) Developer
2 24 (30.38%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.32%) C# Developer
4 13 (16.46%) .NET Developer
5 10 (12.66%) PHP Developer
5 10 (12.66%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (5.06%) .NET Team Leader
7 4 (5.06%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Junior Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.06%) Junior
7 4 (5.06%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.80%) UI Programmer
8 3 (3.80%) UI Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (60.76%) Web Services
2 40 (50.63%) SOAP
3 34 (43.04%) .NET
4 29 (36.71%) RabbitMQ
5 25 (31.65%) HTML
6 24 (30.38%) Spring
7 22 (27.85%) jQuery
8 21 (26.58%) WCF
8 21 (26.58%) ActiveMQ
8 21 (26.58%) CSS
8 21 (26.58%) RESTful
9 20 (25.32%) Hibernate
10 18 (22.78%) Gherkin
10 18 (22.78%) MSMQ
11 16 (20.25%) JPA
12 14 (17.72%) XML
13 13 (16.46%) Backbone.js
13 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET
14 10 (12.66%) Ember.js
14 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.33%) Open Source
3 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.80%) New Media
5 3 (3.80%) Xbox
5 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.53%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.53%) RIA
6 2 (2.53%) User Experience
7 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.27%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.27%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) Windows
3 3 (3.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.70%) OO
2 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (37.97%) Scrum
4 29 (36.71%) OOP
5 23 (29.11%) TDD
6 20 (25.32%) OOD
7 19 (24.05%) MVC
7 19 (24.05%) OOA/OOD
8 18 (22.78%) BDD
8 18 (22.78%) E-Commerce
8 18 (22.78%) Automated Testing
9 15 (18.99%) MapReduce
9 15 (18.99%) Workflow
10 13 (16.46%) OO PHP
11 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
12 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
13 8 (10.13%) SOA
14 6 (7.59%) Kanban
15 5 (6.33%) Mobile Application Development
15 5 (6.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.77%) C#
2 32 (40.51%) Java
3 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
4 27 (34.18%) Ruby
5 20 (25.32%) PHP
6 10 (12.66%) SQL
7 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.80%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.53%) VB
9 2 (2.53%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.27%) Perl
10 1 (1.27%) C++
10 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Degree
1 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Vagrant
1 8 (10.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) Facebook
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle
2 3 (3.80%) Google
3 2 (2.53%) Zend
3 2 (2.53%) SAP
3 2 (2.53%) Sencha
4 1 (1.27%) AppFog
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago