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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 114 105 166
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +61
Permanent jobs citing REST 145 163 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.60% 2.68% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.68% 6.47% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 129 147 49
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
2171 2520 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.96% 41.43% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1866 2242 2241
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 57 £42,500 -2.29% 11
Wiltshire -9 25 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Gloucestershire -10 24 £60,000 +14.28% 10
Somerset +11 20 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Devon -9 11 £40,000 +7.38%
Dorset +16 4 £39,250 +57.00%
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 165 (53.23%) Java
2 162 (52.26%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (43.87%) HTML
4 134 (43.23%) Web Services
5 133 (42.90%) SQL
6 132 (42.58%) SOAP
7 121 (39.03%) JavaScript
8 117 (37.74%) OO
9 115 (37.10%) C#
10 113 (36.45%) MVC
11 104 (33.55%) CSS
12 101 (32.58%) Software Engineering
13 100 (32.26%) Scrum
14 98 (31.61%) SQL Server
15 95 (30.65%) Git (software)
16 90 (29.03%) XML
16 90 (29.03%) Linux
16 90 (29.03%) Spring
17 89 (28.71%) TDD
18 86 (27.74%) Telecoms
19 85 (27.42%) JSON
20 82 (26.45%) .NET
21 81 (26.13%) Finance
22 73 (23.55%) JUnit
22 73 (23.55%) Continuous Integration
23 71 (22.90%) HTML5
24 65 (20.97%) BDD
24 65 (20.97%) Business Intelligence
25 64 (20.65%) jQuery
26 63 (20.32%) Microsoft

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 (13.55%) JBoss
2 34 (10.97%) SharePoint
3 26 (8.39%) WebLogic
4 25 (8.06%) Mule
4 25 (8.06%) Mule ESB
5 24 (7.74%) Tomcat
6 23 (7.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 23 (7.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 16 (5.16%) WebSphere
8 14 (4.52%) Apache
9 9 (2.90%) Node.js
10 6 (1.94%) IIS
11 5 (1.61%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.61%) Drupal
12 4 (1.29%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.97%) ColdFusion
13 3 (0.97%) Confluence
14 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (3.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 59 (19.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 41 (13.23%) SaaS
2 39 (12.58%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (7.74%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (3.23%) IaaS
6 8 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.97%) GitHub
7 3 (0.97%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.97%) Office 365
8 2 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.16%) Internet
2 10 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.58%) HTTP
3 8 (2.58%) SSH
4 6 (1.94%) SSL
5 1 (0.32%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) LDAP
5 1 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (31.61%) SQL Server
2 61 (19.68%) MySQL
3 45 (14.52%) NoSQL
4 36 (11.61%) Relational Database
5 31 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 29 (9.35%) RDBMS
7 22 (7.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 16 (5.16%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (3.23%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.61%) Couchbase
10 5 (1.61%) QlikView
10 5 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.61%) SQLite
10 5 (1.61%) SSDT
11 2 (0.65%) Big Data
11 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 95 (30.65%) Git (software)
2 73 (23.55%) JUnit
3 48 (15.48%) JIRA
4 40 (12.90%) Maven
5 38 (12.26%) Visual Studio
6 32 (10.32%) Jenkins
7 30 (9.68%) Eclipse
8 29 (9.35%) IntelliJ
9 25 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (7.10%) Ant
11 21 (6.77%) Subversion
12 19 (6.13%) Selenium
13 14 (4.52%) PHPUnit
14 11 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (3.23%) Mockito
16 8 (2.58%) Hudson
16 8 (2.58%) WebDriver
17 7 (2.26%) EasyMock
17 7 (2.26%) JMeter
17 7 (2.26%) NetBeans
General
1 86 (27.74%) Telecoms
2 81 (26.13%) Finance
3 62 (20.00%) Marketing
4 60 (19.35%) Retail
5 59 (19.03%) Electronics
5 59 (19.03%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.23%) Banking
7 9 (2.90%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.61%) Back Office
9 4 (1.29%) Publishing
10 2 (0.65%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Local Government
11 1 (0.32%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 221 (71.29%) Developer
2 82 (26.45%) Java Developer
3 76 (24.52%) Senior Developer
4 42 (13.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 30 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 28 (9.03%) Software Engineer
7 27 (8.71%) PHP Developer
8 26 (8.39%) C# Developer
9 25 (8.06%) .NET Developer
10 24 (7.74%) Java Engineer
11 23 (7.42%) SharePoint Developer
12 22 (7.10%) Software Developer
13 19 (6.13%) SQL Developer
14 17 (5.48%) Architect
15 16 (5.16%) C# Software Engineer
15 16 (5.16%) Java Software Engineer
15 16 (5.16%) Senior C# Developer
16 15 (4.84%) Junior
17 14 (4.52%) Principal Engineer
17 14 (4.52%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (43.87%) HTML
2 134 (43.23%) Web Services
3 132 (42.58%) SOAP
4 104 (33.55%) CSS
5 90 (29.03%) Spring
5 90 (29.03%) XML
6 85 (27.42%) JSON
7 82 (26.45%) .NET
8 71 (22.90%) HTML5
9 64 (20.65%) jQuery
10 62 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 54 (17.42%) ASP.NET
12 53 (17.10%) J2EE
13 49 (15.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 39 (12.58%) Apache Camel
15 38 (12.26%) Spring MVC
16 35 (11.29%) Hibernate
17 33 (10.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 32 (10.32%) Spring Integration
19 31 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.39%) User Experience
2 24 (7.74%) Digital Media
3 19 (6.13%) Client/Server
4 18 (5.81%) N-Tier
5 16 (5.16%) Inversion of Control
6 14 (4.52%) Mathematics
7 11 (3.55%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.61%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.29%) Blog
11 3 (0.97%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.65%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.65%) PDA
13 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.32%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.32%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 90 (29.03%) Linux
2 31 (10.00%) Windows
3 24 (7.74%) Unix
4 15 (4.84%) Android
4 15 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.58%) FreeBSD
5 8 (2.58%) Windows 10
5 8 (2.58%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.94%) Debian
7 3 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (52.26%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (37.74%) OO
3 113 (36.45%) MVC
4 101 (32.58%) Software Engineering
5 100 (32.26%) Scrum
6 89 (28.71%) TDD
7 73 (23.55%) Continuous Integration
8 65 (20.97%) BDD
8 65 (20.97%) Business Intelligence
9 59 (19.03%) Digital Marketing
9 59 (19.03%) Programme Management
10 54 (17.42%) OOP
11 44 (14.19%) Integration Testing
11 44 (14.19%) Web Development
12 43 (13.87%) E-Commerce
12 43 (13.87%) Kanban
13 42 (13.55%) SOA
14 33 (10.65%) DevOps
15 26 (8.39%) UML
16 25 (8.06%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 165 (53.23%) Java
2 133 (42.90%) SQL
3 121 (39.03%) JavaScript
4 115 (37.10%) C#
5 52 (16.77%) Python
6 47 (15.16%) PHP
7 39 (12.58%) Ruby
8 30 (9.68%) T-SQL
9 22 (7.10%) PowerShell
10 15 (4.84%) VB.NET
11 12 (3.87%) Groovy
12 11 (3.55%) C++
13 9 (2.90%) Objective-C
14 8 (2.58%) Perl
14 8 (2.58%) XPath
15 5 (1.61%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.29%) XAML
17 2 (0.65%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.32%) ActionScript 3.0
18 1 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (11.61%) Degree
2 23 (7.42%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.13%) BC Cleared
4 15 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.61%) ISEB
5 5 (1.61%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.97%) ISO15022
1 3 (0.97%) ISO20022
System Software
1 10 (3.23%) Docker
2 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (4.19%) Puppet
2 12 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (3.55%) Ansible
4 5 (1.61%) Control-M
Vendors
1 63 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 59 (19.03%) SAP
3 55 (17.74%) Oracle
4 23 (7.42%) Apple
5 20 (6.45%) Sybase
6 16 (5.16%) BEA
7 14 (4.52%) hybris
8 11 (3.55%) VMware
9 8 (2.58%) Google
10 5 (1.61%) HP
10 5 (1.61%) Informatica
10 5 (1.61%) Splunk
11 3 (0.97%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.97%) Facebook
11 3 (0.97%) Sencha
11 3 (0.97%) Twitter
11 3 (0.97%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.97%) Zend
12 1 (0.32%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.32%) Platfora
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