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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / South West
Rank 55 107 144
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +37
Permanent jobs citing REST 267 157 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.24% 2.71% 1.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.38% 6.54% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 225 136 93
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%

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
2157 2401 2567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.29% 41.48% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 2034 2337
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +21 113 £45,000 - 8
Gloucestershire +31 66 £54,000 -13.60% 9
Somerset +22 30 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Wiltshire +31 28 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Cornwall - 14 £50,000 -
Dorset +26 12 £45,000 +16.88% 4
Devon -1 7 £52,500 +45.83% 3
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 330 (70.97%) Java
2 324 (69.68%) Agile Software Development
3 228 (49.03%) SOAP
4 226 (48.60%) Spring
5 186 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 176 (37.85%) HTML
7 169 (36.34%) Git (software)
8 167 (35.91%) Web Services
9 161 (34.62%) XML
10 157 (33.76%) SQL
10 157 (33.76%) MVC
11 155 (33.33%) Scrum
12 147 (31.61%) TDD
13 144 (30.97%) JSON
14 142 (30.54%) Linux
15 131 (28.17%) Finance
16 127 (27.31%) Hibernate
17 126 (27.10%) BDD
18 124 (26.67%) Software Engineering
19 117 (25.16%) CSS
19 117 (25.16%) NoSQL
20 106 (22.80%) AngularJS
21 102 (21.94%) Spring MVC
22 99 (21.29%) OO
23 97 (20.86%) C#
24 95 (20.43%) JIRA
25 94 (20.22%) Kanban
26 90 (19.35%) HTML5
27 87 (18.71%) Maven
27 87 (18.71%) 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 79 (16.99%) Tomcat
2 69 (14.84%) JBoss
3 61 (13.12%) Mule
3 61 (13.12%) Mule ESB
4 31 (6.67%) Apache
5 29 (6.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 19 (4.09%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (3.23%) Confluence
8 14 (3.01%) Drupal
9 10 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (2.15%) SharePoint
10 9 (1.94%) IIS
10 9 (1.94%) WordPress
11 6 (1.29%) Apache Spark
12 5 (1.08%) Apache Pig
12 5 (1.08%) Jetty
12 5 (1.08%) nginx
13 3 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.43%) CMS
14 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.51%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.43%) Gliffy
3 2 (0.43%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 78 (16.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.72%) Magento
2 8 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 77 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (15.91%) SaaS
3 50 (10.75%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.51%) Google App Engine
5 7 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (1.08%) GitHub
7 4 (0.86%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.43%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.22%) IaaS
9 1 (0.22%) PaaS
9 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (9.46%) HTTP
2 18 (3.87%) SSL
3 15 (3.23%) SSH
4 13 (2.80%) Internet
5 11 (2.37%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.51%) WEP
7 5 (1.08%) Firewall
7 5 (1.08%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.86%) Bluetooth
8 4 (0.86%) FTP
9 3 (0.65%) DNS
9 3 (0.65%) Intranet
10 2 (0.43%) IPv4
10 2 (0.43%) IPv6
11 1 (0.22%) MQTT
11 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (25.16%) NoSQL
2 77 (16.56%) MongoDB
3 68 (14.62%) MySQL
4 62 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 47 (10.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 24 (5.16%) Relational Database
7 22 (4.73%) Big Data
8 21 (4.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (2.58%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.94%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.72%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.51%) Redis
13 7 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.08%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.65%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 169 (36.34%) Git (software)
2 95 (20.43%) JIRA
3 87 (18.71%) Jenkins
3 87 (18.71%) JUnit
3 87 (18.71%) Maven
4 58 (12.47%) IntelliJ
5 38 (8.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 36 (7.74%) Selenium
7 30 (6.45%) Subversion
8 27 (5.81%) Mockito
9 25 (5.38%) Eclipse
10 22 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (3.66%) SonarQube
11 17 (3.66%) Zephyr
12 16 (3.44%) Vagrant
13 14 (3.01%) Bitbucket
13 14 (3.01%) Cucumber
14 10 (2.15%) EasyMock
14 10 (2.15%) WebDriver
15 8 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 131 (28.17%) Finance
2 85 (18.28%) Marketing
3 82 (17.63%) Telecoms
4 79 (16.99%) Electronics
5 78 (16.77%) Manufacturing
6 62 (13.33%) Retail
7 8 (1.72%) Games
8 7 (1.51%) Banking
9 5 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.65%) Military
11 2 (0.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 339 (72.90%) Developer
2 195 (41.94%) Java Developer
3 95 (20.43%) Senior Developer
4 67 (14.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 54 (11.61%) Java Engineer
6 44 (9.46%) Software Engineer
7 38 (8.17%) Software Developer
8 34 (7.31%) .NET Developer
9 33 (7.10%) Java Software Engineer
10 27 (5.81%) PHP Developer
11 21 (4.52%) Analyst
12 20 (4.30%) Senior .NET Developer
13 19 (4.09%) Java Software Developer
14 18 (3.87%) Lead Developer
15 17 (3.66%) Senior Software Engineer
15 17 (3.66%) Team Leader
16 16 (3.44%) Web Developer
17 15 (3.23%) C# Developer
17 15 (3.23%) Software Team Leader
17 15 (3.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (49.03%) SOAP
2 226 (48.60%) Spring
3 176 (37.85%) HTML
4 167 (35.91%) Web Services
5 161 (34.62%) XML
6 144 (30.97%) JSON
7 127 (27.31%) Hibernate
8 117 (25.16%) CSS
9 106 (22.80%) AngularJS
10 102 (21.94%) Spring MVC
11 90 (19.35%) HTML5
12 83 (17.85%) JPA
13 75 (16.13%) jQuery
14 73 (15.70%) .NET
15 69 (14.84%) Spring Integration
16 60 (12.90%) Apache Camel
17 55 (11.83%) ASP.NET
18 35 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
19 34 (7.31%) ASP.NET Web API
19 34 (7.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 66 (14.19%) Enterprise Software
2 46 (9.89%) Computer Science
3 34 (7.31%) User Experience
4 28 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.87%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (1.29%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.29%) Internet of Things
7 6 (1.29%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.08%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.08%) Replication
9 4 (0.86%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.86%) Semantic Web
9 4 (0.86%) Social Media
10 3 (0.65%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.65%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (0.65%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.65%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.43%) DataPower
11 2 (0.43%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 142 (30.54%) Linux
2 23 (4.95%) Apple iOS
2 23 (4.95%) Windows
3 20 (4.30%) Android
4 15 (3.23%) Unix
5 6 (1.29%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.86%) FreeBSD
7 3 (0.65%) Solaris
8 2 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (69.68%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (33.76%) MVC
3 155 (33.33%) Scrum
4 147 (31.61%) TDD
5 126 (27.10%) BDD
6 124 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 99 (21.29%) OO
8 94 (20.22%) Kanban
9 82 (17.63%) Integration Testing
10 78 (16.77%) Business Intelligence
10 78 (16.77%) Digital Marketing
10 78 (16.77%) Programme Management
11 74 (15.91%) Microservices
12 62 (13.33%) E-Commerce
13 61 (13.12%) Web Development
14 54 (11.61%) SDLC
15 48 (10.32%) OOP
16 46 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
17 43 (9.25%) Open Source
18 39 (8.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 330 (70.97%) Java
2 186 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 157 (33.76%) SQL
4 97 (20.86%) C#
5 68 (14.62%) PHP
6 46 (9.89%) Python
7 23 (4.95%) Ruby
8 22 (4.73%) Go
9 19 (4.09%) C++
10 18 (3.87%) C
11 13 (2.80%) Scala
11 13 (2.80%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.15%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.94%) Perl
14 7 (1.51%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.51%) Clojure
14 7 (1.51%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.51%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.51%) XPath
15 5 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 82 (17.63%) Degree
2 17 (3.66%) ISEB
2 17 (3.66%) ISTQB
3 13 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.08%) CCNA
4 5 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.08%) CISSP
4 5 (1.08%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (1.08%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.08%) GIAC
4 5 (1.08%) Linux+ Certification
4 5 (1.08%) MCSE
4 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (1.08%) Postgraduate
4 5 (1.08%) SANS
4 5 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.08%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (1.08%) SSCP
5 4 (0.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.30%) QA
2 4 (0.86%) WCAG
3 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) FATCA
4 1 (0.22%) SDET
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (5.38%) Docker
2 9 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.08%) vSphere
4 1 (0.22%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.94%) Puppet
3 5 (1.08%) Salt
4 4 (0.86%) Ansible
5 2 (0.43%) Icinga
5 2 (0.43%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.22%) MOM
Vendors
1 82 (17.63%) SAP
2 57 (12.26%) Apple
3 46 (9.89%) Microsoft
4 34 (7.31%) Adobe
5 18 (3.87%) Oracle
6 17 (3.66%) Coverity
6 17 (3.66%) HP
7 15 (3.23%) Atlassian
7 15 (3.23%) Google
8 10 (2.15%) Sencha
9 6 (1.29%) Infobright
10 4 (0.86%) Nokia
11 3 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.43%) CA Agile Central
12 2 (0.43%) IBM
12 2 (0.43%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.43%) Software AG
12 2 (0.43%) Sybase
12 2 (0.43%) Unisys
12 2 (0.43%) Zend
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