The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 144 174 185
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +11
Permanent jobs citing REST 94 52 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.57% 0.94% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.66% 2.14% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82 39 46
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +15.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
REST
England

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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2571 2426 2542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.86% 44.04% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2325 2172 2296
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

REST
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the South West region.

REST Salary Trend in the South West

REST
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in the South West

REST
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +10 43 £43,750 +10.75% 8
Wiltshire +11 15 £42,500 +41.66% 3
Somerset +12 12 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Gloucestershire - 8 £32,500 - 3
Dorset - 7 £32,000 - 5
Devon -9 2 £32,750 -12.66%
Cornwall - 2 £26,000 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 94 (48.96%) SOAP
2 92 (47.92%) Web Services
3 91 (47.40%) JavaScript
4 90 (46.88%) C#
5 84 (43.75%) HTML
6 76 (39.58%) .NET
7 69 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (35.42%) jQuery
8 68 (35.42%) OO
8 68 (35.42%) MVC
9 66 (34.38%) CSS
10 58 (30.21%) SQL Server
10 58 (30.21%) Java
11 49 (25.52%) ASP.NET
11 49 (25.52%) WCF
12 48 (25.00%) HTML5
13 47 (24.48%) Linux
14 46 (23.96%) PHP
15 45 (23.44%) TDD
16 42 (21.88%) SQL
17 41 (21.35%) XML
17 41 (21.35%) Scrum
17 41 (21.35%) Ruby
18 39 (20.31%) NoSQL
19 37 (19.27%) JSON
20 36 (18.75%) Git (software)
21 35 (18.23%) OOP
22 33 (17.19%) BDD
23 32 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 32 (16.67%) E-Commerce

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 27 (14.06%) Node.js
2 22 (11.46%) nginx
3 14 (7.29%) Apache
4 10 (5.21%) WordPress
5 9 (4.69%) Drupal
6 8 (4.17%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.08%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.56%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.04%) SAS
9 2 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.52%) lighttpd
10 1 (0.52%) IIS
10 1 (0.52%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.08%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.56%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.52%) Summit
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.90%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.17%) PaaS
3 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.04%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.29%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.73%) Internet
3 8 (4.17%) HTTP
4 2 (1.04%) FTP
4 2 (1.04%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.04%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (30.21%) SQL Server
2 39 (20.31%) NoSQL
3 32 (16.67%) MySQL
4 23 (11.98%) Hadoop
5 22 (11.46%) Redis
5 22 (11.46%) Big Data
6 21 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (9.38%) MongoDB
8 15 (7.81%) Riak
9 12 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (5.21%) Relational Database
11 8 (4.17%) MariaDB
11 8 (4.17%) Neo4j
12 7 (3.65%) DB2
13 4 (2.08%) SQLite
13 4 (2.08%) Oracle Database
13 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (1.04%) MS Access
14 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 36 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 22 (11.46%) NUnit
3 20 (10.42%) CruiseControl
3 20 (10.42%) Moq
4 18 (9.38%) Cucumber
4 18 (9.38%) Rhino Mocks
4 18 (9.38%) SpecFlow
4 18 (9.38%) Subversion
4 18 (9.38%) TeamCity
5 14 (7.29%) Visual Studio
5 14 (7.29%) Jenkins
6 12 (6.25%) Eclipse
7 11 (5.73%) JUnit
7 11 (5.73%) Grunt
8 8 (4.17%) Bower
9 7 (3.65%) Ant
10 5 (2.60%) Maven
10 5 (2.60%) ReSharper
10 5 (2.60%) Selenium
10 5 (2.60%) TestNG
General
1 15 (7.81%) Games
2 13 (6.77%) Aerospace
3 10 (5.21%) Finance
4 9 (4.69%) Advertising
5 4 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.56%) Banking
7 2 (1.04%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Retail
8 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 172 (89.58%) Developer
2 31 (16.15%) C# Developer
3 30 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 29 (15.10%) Senior Developer
4 29 (15.10%) Java Developer
5 26 (13.54%) Web Developer
6 25 (13.02%) PHP Developer
7 20 (10.42%) Software Engineer
8 16 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 16 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 15 (7.81%) Front-End Developer
10 14 (7.29%) Applications Developer
11 13 (6.77%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (5.21%) Front-End Web Developer
13 9 (4.69%) Designer
13 9 (4.69%) ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
15 7 (3.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 6 (3.13%) Python Developer
16 6 (3.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (48.96%) SOAP
2 92 (47.92%) Web Services
3 84 (43.75%) HTML
4 76 (39.58%) .NET
5 68 (35.42%) jQuery
6 66 (34.38%) CSS
7 49 (25.52%) ASP.NET
7 49 (25.52%) WCF
8 48 (25.00%) HTML5
9 41 (21.35%) XML
10 37 (19.27%) JSON
11 32 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 30 (15.63%) RabbitMQ
13 29 (15.10%) LINQ
14 28 (14.58%) RESTful
14 28 (14.58%) Spring
15 26 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (13.54%) Backbone.js
15 26 (13.54%) AngularJS
16 24 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.42%) Open Source
2 14 (7.29%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.21%) User Experience
5 9 (4.69%) Wiki
6 8 (4.17%) N-Tier
6 8 (4.17%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.65%) Social Media
8 4 (2.08%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.56%) New Media
9 3 (1.56%) Xbox
9 3 (1.56%) Animation
9 3 (1.56%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.04%) Web 2.0
10 2 (1.04%) RIA
11 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 47 (24.48%) Linux
2 19 (9.90%) Windows
3 9 (4.69%) Android
4 6 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (35.42%) MVC
2 68 (35.42%) OO
3 45 (23.44%) TDD
4 41 (21.35%) Scrum
5 35 (18.23%) OOP
6 33 (17.19%) BDD
7 32 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 32 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 27 (14.06%) OOD
9 25 (13.02%) Workflow
10 24 (12.50%) OO PHP
11 23 (11.98%) SOA
12 20 (10.42%) Automated Testing
13 19 (9.90%) OOA/OOD
14 18 (9.38%) Web Development
14 18 (9.38%) Mentoring
15 15 (7.81%) MapReduce
16 13 (6.77%) Computer Forensics
17 12 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 91 (47.40%) JavaScript
2 90 (46.88%) C#
3 58 (30.21%) Java
4 46 (23.96%) PHP
5 42 (21.88%) SQL
6 41 (21.35%) Ruby
7 23 (11.98%) Python
8 16 (8.33%) C++
9 14 (7.29%) VB.NET
10 12 (6.25%) Objective-C
10 12 (6.25%) Assembly Language
11 11 (5.73%) C
12 8 (4.17%) T-SQL
12 8 (4.17%) PHP5
13 7 (3.65%) Perl
14 3 (1.56%) VB
14 3 (1.56%) PHP4
14 3 (1.56%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.04%) Clojure
15 2 (1.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (5.21%) Degree
2 4 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.56%) ISEB
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.52%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (8.33%) Vagrant
2 13 (6.77%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (6.77%) Puppet
3 8 (4.17%) Graphite
Vendors
1 22 (11.46%) Oracle
2 13 (6.77%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.65%) Google
3 7 (3.65%) Facebook
4 4 (2.08%) Twitter
4 4 (2.08%) IBM
5 3 (1.56%) Zend
6 2 (1.04%) Sencha
6 2 (1.04%) Citrix
6 2 (1.04%) SAP
7 1 (0.52%) Sage
7 1 (0.52%) AppFog
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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