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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 92 126 184
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +58
Permanent jobs citing REST 182 112 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.10% 1.82% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.04% 4.17% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 165 109 25
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,700 £65,000
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
2586 2688 2328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.01% 43.74% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 2314 2078
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +13 49 £43,000 +7.50% 10
Bristol +6 48 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Gloucestershire 0 41 £60,000 +50.00% 6
Somerset +14 17 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Dorset +13 16 £30,000 +3.44% 2
Devon - 11 £36,000 - 2
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 215 (63.05%) SOAP
2 175 (51.32%) Web Services
3 153 (44.87%) Java
4 135 (39.59%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (36.66%) MVC
6 120 (35.19%) C#
7 113 (33.14%) Linux
8 105 (30.79%) OO
9 101 (29.62%) HTML
9 101 (29.62%) SQL
9 101 (29.62%) Git (software)
10 100 (29.33%) Scrum
11 97 (28.45%) JavaScript
12 88 (25.81%) XML
13 87 (25.51%) TDD
13 87 (25.51%) Spring
14 84 (24.63%) JSON
15 79 (23.17%) WCF
16 78 (22.87%) .NET
17 75 (21.99%) PHP
17 75 (21.99%) Software Engineering
18 72 (21.11%) CSS
19 66 (19.35%) BDD
20 65 (19.06%) MySQL
21 57 (16.72%) HTML5
22 55 (16.13%) jQuery
22 55 (16.13%) Hibernate
23 53 (15.54%) ASP.NET
23 53 (15.54%) JUnit
23 53 (15.54%) OOP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (8.80%) JBoss
2 24 (7.04%) Apache
2 24 (7.04%) Tomcat
2 24 (7.04%) WebSphere
3 16 (4.69%) Mule
3 16 (4.69%) Mule ESB
4 15 (4.40%) WebLogic
5 12 (3.52%) nginx
6 9 (2.64%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (2.35%) Node.js
8 7 (2.05%) OpenStack
8 7 (2.05%) Apache Solr
8 7 (2.05%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.88%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.88%) CMS
10 3 (0.88%) Confluence
11 2 (0.59%) lighttpd
11 2 (0.59%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (0.88%) MS Office
2 2 (0.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (4.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.88%) Maximo
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.28%) SaaS
2 18 (5.28%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (4.11%) IaaS
4 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.47%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.88%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.88%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.59%) PaaS
7 2 (0.59%) Heroku
7 2 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 42 (12.32%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.40%) HTTP
3 9 (2.64%) Internet
4 6 (1.76%) SSL
5 4 (1.17%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.59%) FTP
6 2 (0.59%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (19.06%) MySQL
2 48 (14.08%) MongoDB
3 41 (12.02%) SQL Server
4 33 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 21 (6.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 20 (5.87%) Relational Database
7 15 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (4.11%) SQLite
9 9 (2.64%) DB2
10 8 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.88%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.88%) Redis
13 3 (0.88%) Big Data
14 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.29%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 101 (29.62%) Git (software)
2 53 (15.54%) JUnit
3 31 (9.09%) Subversion
4 29 (8.50%) Maven
5 24 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (6.45%) JIRA
6 22 (6.45%) IntelliJ
7 20 (5.87%) Eclipse
8 19 (5.57%) Jenkins
9 16 (4.69%) Visual Studio
10 14 (4.11%) Selenium
11 12 (3.52%) WebDriver
11 12 (3.52%) PHPUnit
12 11 (3.23%) Mockito
13 9 (2.64%) TestNG
14 8 (2.35%) Cucumber
14 8 (2.35%) Hudson
14 8 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (2.35%) Ant
15 7 (2.05%) NetBeans
General
1 52 (15.25%) Finance
2 49 (14.37%) Telecoms
3 48 (14.08%) Marketing
4 29 (8.50%) Electronics
5 25 (7.33%) Retail
6 20 (5.87%) Banking
7 17 (4.99%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.93%) Advertising
9 6 (1.76%) Back Office
10 5 (1.47%) Games
11 2 (0.59%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 237 (69.50%) Developer
2 75 (21.99%) Senior Developer
2 75 (21.99%) Java Developer
3 51 (14.96%) Software Engineer
4 47 (13.78%) PHP Developer
5 42 (12.32%) .NET Developer
6 33 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 32 (9.38%) Architect
8 24 (7.04%) C# Developer
8 24 (7.04%) Senior Java Developer
8 24 (7.04%) Senior PHP Developer
9 21 (6.16%) Senior .NET Developer
10 19 (5.57%) Technical Specialist
10 19 (5.57%) Java Architect
11 18 (5.28%) Analyst
12 16 (4.69%) Designer
13 15 (4.40%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (4.40%) Technical Analyst
13 15 (4.40%) ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (4.40%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (63.05%) SOAP
2 175 (51.32%) Web Services
3 101 (29.62%) HTML
4 88 (25.81%) XML
5 87 (25.51%) Spring
6 84 (24.63%) JSON
7 79 (23.17%) WCF
8 78 (22.87%) .NET
9 72 (21.11%) CSS
10 57 (16.72%) HTML5
11 55 (16.13%) jQuery
11 55 (16.13%) Hibernate
12 53 (15.54%) ASP.NET
13 39 (11.44%) Middleware
14 38 (11.14%) J2EE
15 36 (10.56%) LAMP
15 36 (10.56%) Spring MVC
16 35 (10.26%) JPA
17 32 (9.38%) CSS3
18 31 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.28%) User Experience
2 17 (4.99%) DTV
3 16 (4.69%) Mathematics
4 15 (4.40%) Social Media
5 14 (4.11%) Digital Media
6 11 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.93%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.93%) DataPower
8 9 (2.64%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.64%) Computer Science
9 8 (2.35%) iPhone
9 8 (2.35%) N-Tier
9 8 (2.35%) iPad
9 8 (2.35%) Mobile Banking
10 7 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.05%) Physics
11 6 (1.76%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.17%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.88%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 113 (33.14%) Linux
2 39 (11.44%) UNIX
3 31 (9.09%) Windows
4 23 (6.74%) Apple iOS
5 15 (4.40%) Android
6 8 (2.35%) Windows Phone 8
6 8 (2.35%) 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
1 135 (39.59%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (36.66%) MVC
3 105 (30.79%) OO
4 100 (29.33%) Scrum
5 87 (25.51%) TDD
6 75 (21.99%) Software Engineering
7 66 (19.35%) BDD
8 53 (15.54%) Mentoring
8 53 (15.54%) OOP
9 39 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 38 (11.14%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (9.97%) E-Commerce
11 34 (9.97%) SOA
12 30 (8.80%) Unit Testing
13 28 (8.21%) Kanban
14 27 (7.92%) Integration Testing
14 27 (7.92%) Cyber Security
15 26 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (7.62%) OOD
15 26 (7.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 153 (44.87%) Java
2 120 (35.19%) C#
3 101 (29.62%) SQL
4 97 (28.45%) JavaScript
5 75 (21.99%) PHP
6 50 (14.66%) C++
7 40 (11.73%) Python
8 34 (9.97%) C
9 31 (9.09%) Ruby
10 20 (5.87%) Objective-C
11 15 (4.40%) Assembly Language
12 10 (2.93%) VB
13 9 (2.64%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.64%) PHP5
13 9 (2.64%) Perl
14 7 (2.05%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.88%) CoffeeScript
15 3 (0.88%) Groovy
15 3 (0.88%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.88%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 33 (9.68%) Degree
2 23 (6.74%) SC Cleared
2 23 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.59%) 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 (4.40%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.47%) Docker
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (4.40%) Puppet
2 9 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.35%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.88%) Nagios
4 3 (0.88%) 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 29 (8.50%) Oracle
2 23 (6.74%) Google
3 22 (6.45%) SAP
3 22 (6.45%) IBM
4 20 (5.87%) Apple
5 17 (4.99%) Microsoft
6 15 (4.40%) Zend
6 15 (4.40%) VMware
6 15 (4.40%) Sencha
7 11 (3.23%) webMethods
8 9 (2.64%) hybris
9 8 (2.35%) Facebook
9 8 (2.35%) Twitter
10 6 (1.76%) Appcelerator
10 6 (1.76%) Netbiscuits
10 6 (1.76%) Kony
10 6 (1.76%) Volantis
11 5 (1.47%) Unisys
12 4 (1.17%) Software AG
12 4 (1.17%) Rackspace
Wiltshire
Yoh
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Candidate Source
Salary: £43,000 - £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: Competitive salary with flexible benefits.
Posted: 16 days ago