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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 127 175 184
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +9
Permanent jobs citing REST 119 50 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.99% 0.94% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.62% 2.19% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 102 33 38
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £54,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
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
2576 2279 2370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.10% 42.99% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2354 2046 2152
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Bristol +16 40 £43,000 +8.86% 21
Wiltshire +22 30 £41,250 +25.00% 1
Gloucestershire - 19 £52,500 - 5
Devon +2 10 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Somerset +6 9 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Cornwall - 2 £26,000 -
Dorset - 1 £32,000 - 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 108 (49.77%) SOAP
2 101 (46.54%) Web Services
3 99 (45.62%) JavaScript
4 98 (45.16%) C#
5 97 (44.70%) HTML
6 83 (38.25%) MVC
7 81 (37.33%) .NET
8 79 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
9 72 (33.18%) CSS
10 71 (32.72%) OO
11 64 (29.49%) SQL Server
11 64 (29.49%) jQuery
12 63 (29.03%) WCF
13 62 (28.57%) Java
14 56 (25.81%) HTML5
15 54 (24.88%) TDD
16 53 (24.42%) PHP
17 51 (23.50%) ASP.NET
17 51 (23.50%) Linux
18 44 (20.28%) Scrum
18 44 (20.28%) Git (software)
19 41 (18.89%) JSON
20 39 (17.97%) BDD
21 38 (17.51%) Ruby
21 38 (17.51%) SQL
22 37 (17.05%) OOP
23 36 (16.59%) E-Commerce
23 36 (16.59%) Spring
24 35 (16.13%) MySQL
25 34 (15.67%) XML

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 26 (11.98%) Node.js
2 25 (11.52%) nginx
3 18 (8.29%) Apache
4 13 (5.99%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.61%) WordPress
6 9 (4.15%) Drupal
6 9 (4.15%) Apache Solr
7 8 (3.69%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (2.76%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (2.30%) Mule
10 3 (1.38%) lighttpd
11 2 (0.92%) JBoss
11 2 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.46%) IIS
12 1 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.38%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.46%) Magento
2 1 (0.46%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.69%) PaaS
3 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.92%) SaaS
5 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.83%) TCP/IP
2 13 (5.99%) HTTP
3 12 (5.53%) Internet
4 3 (1.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (29.49%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.13%) MySQL
3 34 (15.67%) NoSQL
4 21 (9.68%) Redis
4 21 (9.68%) Hadoop
5 19 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (7.83%) Big Data
6 17 (7.83%) MongoDB
7 14 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (5.53%) Riak
8 12 (5.53%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (5.07%) Relational Database
10 9 (4.15%) DB2
11 8 (3.69%) Neo4j
11 8 (3.69%) MariaDB
12 6 (2.76%) SQLite
13 5 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (20.28%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.60%) NUnit
3 18 (8.29%) Moq
3 18 (8.29%) Subversion
3 18 (8.29%) CruiseControl
4 16 (7.37%) Cucumber
4 16 (7.37%) Rhino Mocks
4 16 (7.37%) SpecFlow
4 16 (7.37%) TeamCity
4 16 (7.37%) JUnit
5 12 (5.53%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.07%) Grunt
7 9 (4.15%) Eclipse
7 9 (4.15%) Visual Studio
8 8 (3.69%) Bower
8 8 (3.69%) TestNG
8 8 (3.69%) Maven
9 5 (2.30%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.84%) Selenium
10 4 (1.84%) Ant
General
1 22 (10.14%) Finance
2 13 (5.99%) Games
3 9 (4.15%) Aerospace
3 9 (4.15%) Advertising
3 9 (4.15%) Marketing
4 8 (3.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.38%) Electronics
5 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Military
6 1 (0.46%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 180 (82.95%) Developer
2 36 (16.59%) Java Developer
3 33 (15.21%) Senior Developer
4 32 (14.75%) .NET Developer
5 27 (12.44%) PHP Developer
5 27 (12.44%) C# Developer
6 25 (11.52%) Web Developer
7 22 (10.14%) Software Engineer
8 20 (9.22%) Software Developer
9 19 (8.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 19 (8.76%) Designer
10 14 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
11 13 (5.99%) Technical Designer
12 11 (5.07%) Applications Developer
12 11 (5.07%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (4.61%) Analyst
14 9 (4.15%) ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (4.15%) Senior Designer
15 8 (3.69%) Middleware Analyst
15 8 (3.69%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (49.77%) SOAP
2 101 (46.54%) Web Services
3 97 (44.70%) HTML
4 81 (37.33%) .NET
5 72 (33.18%) CSS
6 64 (29.49%) jQuery
7 63 (29.03%) WCF
8 56 (25.81%) HTML5
9 51 (23.50%) ASP.NET
10 41 (18.89%) JSON
11 36 (16.59%) Spring
12 34 (15.67%) XML
13 31 (14.29%) Hibernate
13 31 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 30 (13.82%) CSS3
14 30 (13.82%) LINQ
15 27 (12.44%) RESTful
15 27 (12.44%) AngularJS
16 26 (11.98%) Backbone.js
16 26 (11.98%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.76%) Open Source
2 13 (5.99%) Mobile App
2 13 (5.99%) User Experience
3 12 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.07%) Wiki
5 9 (4.15%) N-Tier
5 9 (4.15%) Social Media
6 6 (2.76%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.30%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.84%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.38%) New Media
9 3 (1.38%) Xbox
9 3 (1.38%) DTV
9 3 (1.38%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.38%) Animation
9 3 (1.38%) RIA
10 2 (0.92%) Physics
10 2 (0.92%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 51 (23.50%) Linux
2 19 (8.76%) Windows
3 7 (3.23%) UNIX
3 7 (3.23%) Android
4 5 (2.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (38.25%) MVC
2 79 (36.41%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (32.72%) OO
4 54 (24.88%) TDD
5 44 (20.28%) Scrum
6 39 (17.97%) BDD
7 37 (17.05%) OOP
8 36 (16.59%) E-Commerce
9 31 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 25 (11.52%) SOA
10 25 (11.52%) OO PHP
11 24 (11.06%) OOD
12 23 (10.60%) Workflow
13 21 (9.68%) Mentoring
14 17 (7.83%) OOA/OOD
15 16 (7.37%) Automated Testing
15 16 (7.37%) Web Development
16 15 (6.91%) Computer Forensics
16 15 (6.91%) Waterfall
17 14 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (45.62%) JavaScript
2 98 (45.16%) C#
3 62 (28.57%) Java
4 53 (24.42%) PHP
5 38 (17.51%) Ruby
5 38 (17.51%) SQL
6 26 (11.98%) Python
7 19 (8.76%) C++
8 17 (7.83%) C
9 16 (7.37%) VB.NET
10 11 (5.07%) Assembly Language
11 10 (4.61%) Objective-C
12 9 (4.15%) Perl
12 9 (4.15%) PHP5
13 5 (2.30%) VB
14 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.38%) XAML
14 3 (1.38%) PHP4
15 2 (0.92%) XPath
15 2 (0.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (5.53%) VCP4
2 10 (4.61%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.15%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.15%) Degree
4 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.46%) ISEB
5 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.46%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (7.83%) Vagrant
2 16 (7.37%) Puppet
3 15 (6.91%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.69%) Graphite
5 1 (0.46%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.46%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (10.60%) Oracle
2 14 (6.45%) IBM
3 12 (5.53%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.15%) Google
4 9 (4.15%) Facebook
5 6 (2.76%) Twitter
6 5 (2.30%) Citrix
6 5 (2.30%) Zend
7 4 (1.84%) webMethods
8 3 (1.38%) Sencha
8 3 (1.38%) SAP
9 1 (0.46%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.46%) HP
9 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.46%) Apple
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol
Brightpearl
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West England
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Brightpearl
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago