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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 80 87 141
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +54
Permanent jobs citing REST 208 195 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.68% 3.27% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.32% 7.92% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 195 173 99
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 £31,800 £29,715
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
2232 2463 2620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.46% 41.33% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1941 2166 2271
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +11 54 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Gloucestershire -2 50 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Somerset +15 34 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Wiltshire -19 29 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Dorset +10 26 £45,000 - 3
Cornwall - 10 £50,000 -
Devon +7 5 £36,250 +0.69%
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 199 (52.23%) HTML
2 198 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (48.03%) Java
3 183 (48.03%) JavaScript
4 171 (44.88%) SOAP
5 150 (39.37%) Web Services
6 148 (38.85%) CSS
7 144 (37.80%) Linux
8 129 (33.86%) Git (software)
9 128 (33.60%) MVC
10 121 (31.76%) SQL
11 109 (28.61%) Spring
12 103 (27.03%) C#
13 102 (26.77%) JSON
14 100 (26.25%) jQuery
14 100 (26.25%) Software Engineering
15 98 (25.72%) TDD
15 98 (25.72%) HTML5
16 95 (24.93%) Scrum
17 90 (23.62%) Finance
17 90 (23.62%) .NET
18 88 (23.10%) PHP
19 87 (22.83%) NoSQL
19 87 (22.83%) AngularJS
20 80 (21.00%) Web Development
21 78 (20.47%) OO
22 76 (19.95%) XML
22 76 (19.95%) SAP
22 76 (19.95%) MySQL
23 75 (19.69%) Telecoms

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 42 (11.02%) JBoss
2 39 (10.24%) Mule
2 39 (10.24%) Mule ESB
3 34 (8.92%) Tomcat
4 24 (6.30%) SharePoint
5 20 (5.25%) Apache
6 13 (3.41%) NetWeaver
7 11 (2.89%) Apache Solr
8 8 (2.10%) Confluence
8 8 (2.10%) Gentran
9 7 (1.84%) Apache Spark
9 7 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.57%) Drupal
11 5 (1.31%) IIS
11 5 (1.31%) WordPress
12 4 (1.05%) Apache Pig
12 4 (1.05%) nginx
13 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.26%) Gliffy
3 1 (0.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 61 (16.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (3.41%) Magento
3 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 49 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (10.76%) SaaS
3 33 (8.66%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.31%) GitHub
6 4 (1.05%) Office 365
7 3 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.26%) IaaS
9 1 (0.26%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.26%) PaaS
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.09%) Internet
2 18 (4.72%) HTTP
3 15 (3.94%) FTP
3 15 (3.94%) SSH
4 10 (2.62%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.36%) SSL
6 7 (1.84%) WEP
7 5 (1.31%) DNS
7 5 (1.31%) Firewall
7 5 (1.31%) HTTPS
7 5 (1.31%) Intranet
8 3 (0.79%) IPv6
9 2 (0.52%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.52%) LDAP
10 1 (0.26%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (22.83%) NoSQL
2 76 (19.95%) MySQL
3 53 (13.91%) SQL Server
4 50 (13.12%) MongoDB
5 30 (7.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 13 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.89%) Redis
9 10 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (2.62%) Couchbase
9 10 (2.62%) Data Mining
9 10 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.36%) Oracle Database
10 9 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (2.10%) Big Data
11 8 (2.10%) Hadoop
11 8 (2.10%) OLAP
11 8 (2.10%) OLTP
12 6 (1.57%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.05%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 129 (33.86%) Git (software)
2 75 (19.69%) JIRA
3 56 (14.70%) JUnit
4 44 (11.55%) IntelliJ
5 42 (11.02%) Subversion
6 40 (10.50%) Jenkins
6 40 (10.50%) PHPUnit
7 31 (8.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 29 (7.61%) Eclipse
9 28 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 27 (7.09%) gulp
11 26 (6.82%) Maven
12 25 (6.56%) Selenium
12 25 (6.56%) Visual Studio
13 18 (4.72%) Vagrant
14 15 (3.94%) Zephyr
15 14 (3.67%) Mockito
16 13 (3.41%) NWDS
17 12 (3.15%) EasyMock
17 12 (3.15%) SoapUI
General
1 90 (23.62%) Finance
2 75 (19.69%) Telecoms
3 62 (16.27%) Marketing
4 61 (16.01%) Electronics
4 61 (16.01%) Manufacturing
5 44 (11.55%) Retail
6 6 (1.57%) Games
7 3 (0.79%) Advertising
7 3 (0.79%) Legal
8 2 (0.52%) Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 271 (71.13%) Developer
2 110 (28.87%) Java Developer
3 102 (26.77%) Senior Developer
4 57 (14.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 55 (14.44%) .NET Developer
6 54 (14.17%) Web Developer
7 52 (13.65%) PHP Developer
8 37 (9.71%) Senior .NET Developer
9 28 (7.35%) PHP Web Developer
10 26 (6.82%) Software Developer
11 25 (6.56%) Junior
11 25 (6.56%) Junior Developer
11 25 (6.56%) Software Engineer
12 24 (6.30%) JavaScript Developer
13 20 (5.25%) HTML Developer
13 20 (5.25%) Senior Web Developer
13 20 (5.25%) Tester
14 19 (4.99%) C# Developer
15 18 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
16 15 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (52.23%) HTML
2 171 (44.88%) SOAP
3 150 (39.37%) Web Services
4 148 (38.85%) CSS
5 109 (28.61%) Spring
6 102 (26.77%) JSON
7 100 (26.25%) jQuery
8 98 (25.72%) HTML5
9 90 (23.62%) .NET
10 87 (22.83%) AngularJS
11 76 (19.95%) XML
12 70 (18.37%) Hibernate
13 55 (14.44%) ASP.NET
14 50 (13.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 48 (12.60%) Laravel
16 47 (12.34%) Node.js
17 44 (11.55%) LAMP
17 44 (11.55%) Spring Integration
18 40 (10.50%) JPA
19 39 (10.24%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.45%) User Experience
2 35 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (4.20%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.89%) Client/Server
5 11 (2.89%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.36%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.57%) Social Media
8 5 (1.31%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.05%) Blog
10 3 (0.79%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.79%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.52%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.52%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.52%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.52%) NHS
11 2 (0.52%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.52%) PDA
12 1 (0.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 144 (37.80%) Linux
2 25 (6.56%) Debian
3 20 (5.25%) Unix
4 14 (3.67%) FreeBSD
4 14 (3.67%) Windows
5 9 (2.36%) Android
5 9 (2.36%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.05%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (33.60%) MVC
3 100 (26.25%) Software Engineering
4 98 (25.72%) TDD
5 95 (24.93%) Scrum
6 80 (21.00%) Web Development
7 78 (20.47%) OO
8 73 (19.16%) Kanban
9 63 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
10 61 (16.01%) Digital Marketing
10 61 (16.01%) Programme Management
11 60 (15.75%) BDD
12 50 (13.12%) Integration Testing
12 50 (13.12%) Open Source
13 49 (12.86%) E-Commerce
14 44 (11.55%) OOP
15 37 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
15 37 (9.71%) Microservices
16 32 (8.40%) Project Management
17 29 (7.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 183 (48.03%) Java
1 183 (48.03%) JavaScript
2 121 (31.76%) SQL
3 103 (27.03%) C#
4 88 (23.10%) PHP
5 60 (15.75%) Python
6 47 (12.34%) Ruby
7 15 (3.94%) ActionScript
7 15 (3.94%) ActionScript 2.0
8 14 (3.67%) Groovy
8 14 (3.67%) Scala
9 13 (3.41%) Perl
10 11 (2.89%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.10%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.84%) ABAP
13 6 (1.57%) C++
14 5 (1.31%) C
14 5 (1.31%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.05%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.79%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 53 (13.91%) Degree
2 16 (4.20%) ISEB
2 16 (4.20%) ISTQB
3 11 (2.89%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.31%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.05%) CCNA
5 4 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.05%) CISSP
5 4 (1.05%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (1.05%) GIAC
5 4 (1.05%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (1.05%) MCSE
5 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.05%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (1.05%) SANS
5 4 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.05%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (1.05%) SSCP
6 3 (0.79%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.62%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) HL7
2 1 (0.26%) SDET
2 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (3.94%) Docker
2 5 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.05%) vSphere
4 1 (0.26%) LXC
Systems Management
1 25 (6.56%) Puppet
2 20 (5.25%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (4.72%) Ansible
4 4 (1.05%) Salt
5 1 (0.26%) Graylog
5 1 (0.26%) Icinga
Vendors
1 76 (19.95%) SAP
2 54 (14.17%) Microsoft
3 33 (8.66%) Apple
4 15 (3.94%) HP
5 12 (3.15%) Oracle
6 11 (2.89%) Infobright
7 9 (2.36%) Google
8 8 (2.10%) Sencha
9 7 (1.84%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.05%) Zend
11 2 (0.52%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.26%) BEA
12 1 (0.26%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.26%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.26%) Facebook
12 1 (0.26%) Platfora
12 1 (0.26%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.26%) Sybase
12 1 (0.26%) VMware
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