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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 85 94 131
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +37
Permanent jobs citing REST 190 180 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.50% 3.08% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.96% 7.02% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 182 163 109
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2120 2563 2682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.03% 43.89% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1863 2211 2312
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +22 53 £45,000 +2.85% 8
Gloucestershire -2 39 £55,000 -8.33% 10
Dorset +31 37 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Somerset +4 31 £41,500 +18.57% 6
Wiltshire -3 26 £42,500 -1.16% 3
Devon -6 2 £32,625 -9.37% 1
Cornwall - 2 £50,000 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for REST.

1 168 (50.00%) HTML
2 167 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (48.21%) JavaScript
4 158 (47.02%) Java
5 154 (45.83%) SOAP
6 133 (39.58%) CSS
7 121 (36.01%) Web Services
7 121 (36.01%) Linux
8 119 (35.42%) Git (software)
9 112 (33.33%) SQL
10 111 (33.04%) MVC
11 98 (29.17%) TDD
11 98 (29.17%) Spring
12 90 (26.79%) jQuery
13 87 (25.89%) Software Engineering
13 87 (25.89%) Scrum
14 86 (25.60%) C#
14 86 (25.60%) OO
15 85 (25.30%) JSON
16 82 (24.40%) HTML5
17 76 (22.62%) PHP
18 74 (22.02%) .NET
18 74 (22.02%) Telecoms
18 74 (22.02%) AngularJS
19 71 (21.13%) XML
20 68 (20.24%) Finance
21 63 (18.75%) MySQL
22 61 (18.15%) SQL Server
22 61 (18.15%) JIRA
23 59 (17.56%) JUnit

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (9.82%) JBoss
2 30 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 29 (8.63%) Mule
3 29 (8.63%) Mule ESB
4 20 (5.95%) Tomcat
5 16 (4.76%) Apache
6 12 (3.57%) Apache Solr
6 12 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (2.98%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.08%) IIS
9 6 (1.79%) Confluence
9 6 (1.79%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.49%) Drupal
10 5 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.49%) Gentran
10 5 (1.49%) NetWeaver
11 4 (1.19%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.89%) ColdFusion
12 3 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (5.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 50 (14.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (2.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (9.52%) SaaS
3 21 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.49%) GitHub
6 4 (1.19%) IaaS
6 4 (1.19%) Office 365
7 3 (0.89%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.74%) Internet
2 15 (4.46%) SSH
3 10 (2.98%) HTTP
4 8 (2.38%) SSL
4 8 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.49%) FTP
6 4 (1.19%) Intranet
7 3 (0.89%) DNS
8 2 (0.60%) Firewall
8 2 (0.60%) LDAP
9 1 (0.30%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.30%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (18.75%) MySQL
2 61 (18.15%) SQL Server
3 54 (16.07%) NoSQL
4 26 (7.74%) MongoDB
5 19 (5.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 14 (4.17%) Oracle Database
7 12 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (3.27%) Couchbase
8 11 (3.27%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.68%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.79%) Big Data
10 6 (1.79%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.79%) Redis
11 5 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.89%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.60%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.60%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 119 (35.42%) Git (software)
2 61 (18.15%) JIRA
3 59 (17.56%) JUnit
4 39 (11.61%) Subversion
5 38 (11.31%) Jenkins
5 38 (11.31%) PHPUnit
6 36 (10.71%) Maven
7 32 (9.52%) IntelliJ
8 31 (9.23%) Eclipse
9 30 (8.93%) Visual Studio
10 26 (7.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (7.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 25 (7.44%) Selenium
12 24 (7.14%) gulp
13 15 (4.46%) Mockito
14 12 (3.57%) Vagrant
14 12 (3.57%) Zephyr
15 11 (3.27%) Ant
15 11 (3.27%) EasyMock
15 11 (3.27%) SoapUI
General
1 74 (22.02%) Telecoms
2 68 (20.24%) Finance
3 54 (16.07%) Marketing
4 50 (14.88%) Electronics
4 50 (14.88%) Manufacturing
5 43 (12.80%) Retail
6 4 (1.19%) Games
7 3 (0.89%) Advertising
7 3 (0.89%) Banking
8 2 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 253 (75.30%) Developer
2 103 (30.65%) Java Developer
3 91 (27.08%) Senior Developer
4 52 (15.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 48 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 45 (13.39%) .NET Developer
7 42 (12.50%) PHP Developer
8 27 (8.04%) Senior .NET Developer
9 26 (7.74%) PHP Web Developer
10 25 (7.44%) Junior
11 24 (7.14%) Junior Developer
12 21 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
12 21 (6.25%) Software Developer
13 20 (5.95%) C# Developer
14 19 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
15 17 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 17 (5.06%) Tester
16 16 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
16 16 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (50.00%) HTML
2 154 (45.83%) SOAP
3 133 (39.58%) CSS
4 121 (36.01%) Web Services
5 98 (29.17%) Spring
6 90 (26.79%) jQuery
7 85 (25.30%) JSON
8 82 (24.40%) HTML5
9 74 (22.02%) .NET
9 74 (22.02%) AngularJS
10 71 (21.13%) XML
11 51 (15.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 49 (14.58%) Hibernate
13 45 (13.39%) ASP.NET
13 45 (13.39%) Laravel
14 41 (12.20%) LAMP
15 36 (10.71%) Spring Integration
16 34 (10.12%) ASP.NET MVC
16 34 (10.12%) Sass
17 33 (9.82%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.82%) User Experience
2 30 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.95%) Digital Media
4 19 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 14 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.08%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (2.08%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.19%) Blog
7 4 (1.19%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.89%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.89%) Social Media
9 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.60%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.60%) PDA
9 2 (0.60%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.30%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 121 (36.01%) Linux
2 24 (7.14%) Unix
3 22 (6.55%) Debian
4 19 (5.65%) Windows
5 17 (5.06%) FreeBSD
6 12 (3.57%) Android
6 12 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.49%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.49%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.89%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (33.04%) MVC
3 98 (29.17%) TDD
4 87 (25.89%) Scrum
4 87 (25.89%) Software Engineering
5 86 (25.60%) OO
6 58 (17.26%) Web Development
7 57 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (16.67%) Kanban
9 53 (15.77%) Business Intelligence
9 53 (15.77%) Open Source
10 51 (15.18%) BDD
11 50 (14.88%) Digital Marketing
11 50 (14.88%) Programme Management
12 44 (13.10%) OOP
13 38 (11.31%) E-Commerce
14 34 (10.12%) Integration Testing
14 34 (10.12%) SOA
15 31 (9.23%) DevOps
16 29 (8.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (48.21%) JavaScript
2 158 (47.02%) Java
3 112 (33.33%) SQL
4 86 (25.60%) C#
5 76 (22.62%) PHP
6 59 (17.56%) Python
7 44 (13.10%) Ruby
8 18 (5.36%) Groovy
9 17 (5.06%) Perl
10 13 (3.87%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.27%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.98%) Scala
13 7 (2.08%) C++
13 7 (2.08%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.49%) ActionScript
14 5 (1.49%) ActionScript 2.0
15 3 (0.89%) ABAP
15 3 (0.89%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.89%) Clojure
15 3 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (11.90%) Degree
2 15 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.87%) ISEB
3 13 (3.87%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.27%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.98%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.89%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.60%) CCNA
7 2 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.60%) CISSP
7 2 (0.60%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.60%) GIAC
7 2 (0.60%) Linux+ Certification
7 2 (0.60%) MCSE
7 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.60%) SANS
7 2 (0.60%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (0.60%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.60%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (2.98%) Docker
2 5 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (8.04%) Puppet
2 23 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (6.25%) Ansible
4 2 (0.60%) Salt
5 1 (0.30%) Control-M
5 1 (0.30%) Graylog
Vendors
1 57 (16.96%) Microsoft
2 55 (16.37%) SAP
3 28 (8.33%) Oracle
4 23 (6.85%) Apple
5 12 (3.57%) HP
6 7 (2.08%) Google
6 7 (2.08%) Infobright
7 6 (1.79%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.79%) BEA
7 6 (1.79%) Sybase
8 5 (1.49%) VMware
9 4 (1.19%) hybris
9 4 (1.19%) Zend
10 2 (0.60%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.60%) Sencha
11 1 (0.30%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.30%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.30%) Informatica
11 1 (0.30%) Splunk
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