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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 82 127 183
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +56
Permanent jobs citing REST 202 108 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.34% 1.75% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.80% 4.13% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 181 104 24
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
2591 2615 2194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.89% 42.39% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2232 2233 1937
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Wiltshire +26 55 £43,000 +11.68% 9
Bristol +6 51 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Gloucestershire +7 50 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Dorset +19 25 £40,000 +37.93% 4
Somerset +9 14 £32,500 -35.00%
Devon - 6 £36,000 - 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 209 (60.76%) SOAP
2 172 (50.00%) Java
3 170 (49.42%) Web Services
4 156 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
5 122 (35.47%) Linux
6 115 (33.43%) OO
7 108 (31.40%) MVC
8 107 (31.10%) C#
9 106 (30.81%) SQL
10 104 (30.23%) Scrum
11 97 (28.20%) Git (software)
12 95 (27.62%) TDD
13 92 (26.74%) HTML
13 92 (26.74%) JavaScript
14 91 (26.45%) Spring
15 88 (25.58%) XML
16 83 (24.13%) Software Engineering
17 82 (23.84%) JSON
18 73 (21.22%) BDD
19 72 (20.93%) PHP
20 66 (19.19%) MySQL
21 64 (18.60%) CSS
22 61 (17.73%) .NET
22 61 (17.73%) Telecoms
23 59 (17.15%) WCF
24 57 (16.57%) jQuery
25 55 (15.99%) HTML5
26 54 (15.70%) JUnit
27 52 (15.12%) Finance
27 52 (15.12%) MongoDB

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 31 (9.01%) JBoss
2 24 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 21 (6.10%) Apache
4 18 (5.23%) WebSphere
5 17 (4.94%) Mule
5 17 (4.94%) WebLogic
6 14 (4.07%) Mule ESB
7 9 (2.62%) nginx
8 7 (2.03%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (2.03%) Node.js
9 6 (1.74%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (1.45%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.16%) Confluence
11 4 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.16%) Drupal
12 3 (0.87%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.87%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.87%) MS Office
1 3 (0.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (5.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.87%) Maximo
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.27%) SaaS
2 22 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (5.52%) IaaS
4 17 (4.94%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (1.74%) PaaS
7 6 (1.74%) Heroku
7 6 (1.74%) Google Analytics
7 6 (1.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.87%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.29%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 43 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.20%) Internet
3 10 (2.91%) HTTP
4 6 (1.74%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (1.74%) SSL
5 4 (1.16%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.58%) FTP
7 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (19.19%) MySQL
2 52 (15.12%) MongoDB
3 42 (12.21%) NoSQL
4 33 (9.59%) SQL Server
5 21 (6.10%) Relational Database
6 20 (5.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 13 (3.78%) SQLite
8 11 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.03%) Big Data
10 7 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.03%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.87%) DB2
13 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.29%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.29%) Hazelcast
14 1 (0.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 97 (28.20%) Git (software)
2 54 (15.70%) JUnit
3 36 (10.47%) Subversion
4 30 (8.72%) Maven
4 30 (8.72%) Eclipse
5 29 (8.43%) Jenkins
6 23 (6.69%) JIRA
7 22 (6.40%) IntelliJ
7 22 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (5.23%) Hudson
9 17 (4.94%) Mockito
9 17 (4.94%) NetBeans
9 17 (4.94%) Selenium
10 14 (4.07%) Cucumber
11 13 (3.78%) WebDriver
12 12 (3.49%) Visual Studio
12 12 (3.49%) Spock
13 11 (3.20%) PHPUnit
14 9 (2.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 61 (17.73%) Telecoms
2 52 (15.12%) Finance
3 45 (13.08%) Marketing
4 30 (8.72%) Electronics
4 30 (8.72%) Retail
5 23 (6.69%) Banking
6 18 (5.23%) Manufacturing
7 15 (4.36%) Back Office
8 7 (2.03%) Advertising
9 5 (1.45%) Games
10 2 (0.58%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 239 (69.48%) Developer
2 87 (25.29%) Java Developer
3 79 (22.97%) Senior Developer
4 56 (16.28%) Software Engineer
5 49 (14.24%) PHP Developer
6 33 (9.59%) Senior Java Developer
7 32 (9.30%) .NET Developer
8 31 (9.01%) Architect
9 29 (8.43%) Software Developer
10 23 (6.69%) Senior PHP Developer
11 17 (4.94%) Technical Specialist
11 17 (4.94%) Java Architect
12 15 (4.36%) Principal Engineer
12 15 (4.36%) iOS Developer
12 15 (4.36%) Junior Developer
12 15 (4.36%) Principal Software Engineer
12 15 (4.36%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (4.36%) Junior
12 15 (4.36%) C# Developer
13 13 (3.78%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (60.76%) SOAP
2 170 (49.42%) Web Services
3 92 (26.74%) HTML
4 91 (26.45%) Spring
5 88 (25.58%) XML
6 82 (23.84%) JSON
7 64 (18.60%) CSS
8 61 (17.73%) .NET
9 59 (17.15%) WCF
10 57 (16.57%) jQuery
11 55 (15.99%) HTML5
12 48 (13.95%) Hibernate
13 42 (12.21%) ASP.NET
14 40 (11.63%) J2EE
15 34 (9.88%) LAMP
15 34 (9.88%) RESTful
16 30 (8.72%) Spring MVC
17 29 (8.43%) CSS3
18 28 (8.14%) Java EE
18 28 (8.14%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.56%) Digital Media
2 18 (5.23%) DTV
3 15 (4.36%) User Experience
4 14 (4.07%) Mathematics
4 14 (4.07%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.78%) Social Media
6 11 (3.20%) DataPower
6 11 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.62%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.33%) iPhone
8 8 (2.33%) iPad
8 8 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
9 7 (2.03%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.74%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.74%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (1.45%) Physics
12 4 (1.16%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 122 (35.47%) Linux
2 34 (9.88%) UNIX
3 28 (8.14%) Windows
4 23 (6.69%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.78%) Android
6 8 (2.33%) Windows Phone 8
6 8 (2.33%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) CentOS
7 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.29%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (33.43%) OO
3 108 (31.40%) MVC
4 104 (30.23%) Scrum
5 95 (27.62%) TDD
6 83 (24.13%) Software Engineering
7 73 (21.22%) BDD
8 52 (15.12%) Mentoring
9 48 (13.95%) OOP
10 46 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (10.76%) SOA
12 35 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 31 (9.01%) E-Commerce
14 29 (8.43%) Kanban
14 29 (8.43%) Integration Testing
14 29 (8.43%) SDLC
14 29 (8.43%) Cyber Security
15 28 (8.14%) OO PHP
16 27 (7.85%) Unit Testing
16 27 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 172 (50.00%) Java
2 107 (31.10%) C#
3 106 (30.81%) SQL
4 92 (26.74%) JavaScript
5 72 (20.93%) PHP
6 51 (14.83%) C++
7 48 (13.95%) Python
8 42 (12.21%) Ruby
9 34 (9.88%) C
10 25 (7.27%) Objective-C
11 18 (5.23%) Assembly Language
12 8 (2.33%) Perl
13 7 (2.03%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.03%) PHP5
13 7 (2.03%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.74%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.74%) VB
15 3 (0.87%) XQuery
15 3 (0.87%) Groovy
15 3 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (10.47%) Degree
2 17 (4.94%) SC Cleared
2 17 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.74%) EMC Certification
4 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) HND
4 1 (0.29%) ISEB
4 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.36%) QA
2 6 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.74%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.87%) Docker
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (4.65%) Puppet
2 14 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.03%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.58%) Nagios
4 2 (0.58%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.29%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.29%) Ansible
5 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (12.50%) Oracle
2 24 (6.98%) SAP
3 23 (6.69%) Google
4 21 (6.10%) Apple
5 20 (5.81%) VMware
6 19 (5.52%) Microsoft
7 15 (4.36%) IBM
8 14 (4.07%) Sencha
9 13 (3.78%) Zend
10 9 (2.62%) hybris
11 7 (2.03%) Facebook
11 7 (2.03%) Twitter
11 7 (2.03%) webMethods
12 6 (1.74%) Sony
12 6 (1.74%) Volantis
12 6 (1.74%) EMC
12 6 (1.74%) Unisys
12 6 (1.74%) Cisco
12 6 (1.74%) Appcelerator
12 6 (1.74%) Netbiscuits
Trowbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth
Mason Frank
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Advento Staffing Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Incentive
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Incentive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
TRG
Salary: 35000-55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Walter Samuel Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Walter Samuel Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago