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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 117 169 183
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +14
Permanent jobs citing REST 134 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.18% 0.93% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.08% 2.17% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 118 33 41
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
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
2636 2348 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.89% 42.84% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2391 2101 2305
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 April 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 April 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 +29 38 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Bristol +13 37 £45,000 +32.35% 14
Gloucestershire - 29 £52,500 -
Devon +9 17 £39,500 +5.33% 2
Somerset +3 5 £28,750 -39.47% 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 124 (53.91%) SOAP
2 109 (47.39%) Web Services
3 99 (43.04%) C#
3 99 (43.04%) JavaScript
4 95 (41.30%) HTML
5 87 (37.83%) MVC
6 80 (34.78%) .NET
7 77 (33.48%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (29.57%) OO
9 67 (29.13%) Java
10 66 (28.70%) CSS
10 66 (28.70%) Linux
11 64 (27.83%) WCF
12 63 (27.39%) jQuery
13 61 (26.52%) SQL Server
14 56 (24.35%) PHP
15 55 (23.91%) ASP.NET
16 54 (23.48%) HTML5
17 50 (21.74%) TDD
18 48 (20.87%) JSON
19 46 (20.00%) Git (software)
20 41 (17.83%) SQL
20 41 (17.83%) Spring
21 40 (17.39%) Software Engineering
22 39 (16.96%) Scrum
23 37 (16.09%) XML
24 36 (15.65%) BDD
25 35 (15.22%) Ruby
26 34 (14.78%) OOP
26 34 (14.78%) E-Commerce

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 30 (13.04%) nginx
2 22 (9.57%) Node.js
2 22 (9.57%) Apache
3 17 (7.39%) WebSphere
4 13 (5.65%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.78%) Apache Solr
6 10 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (3.91%) JBoss
7 9 (3.91%) WordPress
8 8 (3.48%) Drupal
9 6 (2.61%) OpenStack
10 5 (2.17%) Mule
10 5 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.74%) lighttpd
12 2 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.87%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.48%) PaaS
2 8 (3.48%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.87%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.87%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (7.39%) HTTP
3 10 (4.35%) Internet
4 2 (0.87%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (26.52%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.35%) MySQL
3 31 (13.48%) NoSQL
4 21 (9.13%) MongoDB
5 18 (7.83%) Redis
6 17 (7.39%) Hadoop
7 15 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (5.22%) Relational Database
10 11 (4.78%) Big Data
10 11 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (4.35%) DB2
11 10 (4.35%) Riak
12 8 (3.48%) Neo4j
12 8 (3.48%) MariaDB
13 7 (3.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (3.04%) SQLite
14 6 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 46 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.26%) JUnit
3 17 (7.39%) NUnit
4 14 (6.09%) Visual Studio
4 14 (6.09%) Subversion
5 13 (5.65%) CruiseControl
5 13 (5.65%) Moq
5 13 (5.65%) Jenkins
6 11 (4.78%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (4.78%) Cucumber
6 11 (4.78%) SpecFlow
6 11 (4.78%) TeamCity
7 10 (4.35%) Grunt
8 8 (3.48%) Bower
8 8 (3.48%) Maven
8 8 (3.48%) JIRA
8 8 (3.48%) IntelliJ
9 7 (3.04%) TestNG
10 5 (2.17%) Selenium
10 5 (2.17%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (11.30%) Finance
2 13 (5.65%) Telecoms
2 13 (5.65%) Marketing
3 11 (4.78%) Games
4 7 (3.04%) Aerospace
5 6 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.61%) Advertising
5 6 (2.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.43%) Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 184 (80.00%) Developer
2 40 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 39 (16.96%) Senior Developer
4 33 (14.35%) .NET Developer
5 29 (12.61%) PHP Developer
6 28 (12.17%) Software Engineer
7 27 (11.74%) C# Developer
8 25 (10.87%) Web Developer
9 23 (10.00%) Software Developer
10 21 (9.13%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (8.70%) Designer
12 15 (6.52%) Technical Designer
13 14 (6.09%) Front-End Developer
13 14 (6.09%) Architect
14 12 (5.22%) Analyst
15 11 (4.78%) C# .NET Developer
16 10 (4.35%) Middleware Analyst
16 10 (4.35%) Senior Designer
16 10 (4.35%) Consultant
16 10 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (53.91%) SOAP
2 109 (47.39%) Web Services
3 95 (41.30%) HTML
4 80 (34.78%) .NET
5 66 (28.70%) CSS
6 64 (27.83%) WCF
7 63 (27.39%) jQuery
8 55 (23.91%) ASP.NET
9 54 (23.48%) HTML5
10 48 (20.87%) JSON
11 41 (17.83%) Spring
12 37 (16.09%) XML
13 34 (14.78%) Hibernate
13 34 (14.78%) LINQ
14 30 (13.04%) Entity Framework
15 28 (12.17%) JPA
15 28 (12.17%) Ajax
16 27 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (11.30%) CSS3
18 24 (10.43%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.96%) Open Source
2 13 (5.65%) User Experience
3 12 (5.22%) Wiki
4 11 (4.78%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.78%) Social Media
4 11 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.04%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.61%) Physics
6 6 (2.61%) DTV
7 5 (2.17%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.17%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.74%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.30%) New Media
9 3 (1.30%) RIA
9 3 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.30%) Xbox
10 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.87%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 66 (28.70%) Linux
2 16 (6.96%) Windows
3 15 (6.52%) UNIX
4 6 (2.61%) Android
5 5 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (37.83%) MVC
2 77 (33.48%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (29.57%) OO
4 50 (21.74%) TDD
5 40 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 39 (16.96%) Scrum
7 36 (15.65%) BDD
8 34 (14.78%) E-Commerce
8 34 (14.78%) OOP
9 27 (11.74%) OO PHP
10 24 (10.43%) SOA
11 22 (9.57%) Mentoring
12 19 (8.26%) OOD
12 19 (8.26%) Workflow
12 19 (8.26%) Web Development
13 17 (7.39%) Computer Forensics
13 17 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (7.39%) Waterfall
14 15 (6.52%) Technical Analysis
14 15 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 99 (43.04%) C#
1 99 (43.04%) JavaScript
2 67 (29.13%) Java
3 56 (24.35%) PHP
4 41 (17.83%) SQL
5 35 (15.22%) Ruby
6 28 (12.17%) Python
7 25 (10.87%) C++
8 23 (10.00%) C
9 14 (6.09%) Assembly Language
10 13 (5.65%) VB.NET
11 10 (4.35%) Perl
11 10 (4.35%) PHP5
11 10 (4.35%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.61%) VB
13 5 (2.17%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.30%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (1.30%) PHP4
15 2 (0.87%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (5.65%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.22%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.78%) Degree
4 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.43%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (8.26%) Vagrant
2 16 (6.96%) Puppet
3 15 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.48%) Graphite
5 3 (1.30%) Nagios
5 3 (1.30%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 25 (10.87%) Oracle
2 16 (6.96%) IBM
3 14 (6.09%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.22%) Google
5 10 (4.35%) Facebook
6 7 (3.04%) Twitter
6 7 (3.04%) Zend
7 6 (2.61%) SAP
7 6 (2.61%) webMethods
8 5 (2.17%) Citrix
9 3 (1.30%) Apple
9 3 (1.30%) Sencha
9 3 (1.30%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.43%) HP
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
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Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
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Bristol
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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