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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 105 157 176
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +19
Permanent jobs citing REST 153 77 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.64% 1.30% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.31% 2.92% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 138 67 35
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
2424 2638 2477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.84% 44.61% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2169 2302 2249
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,025
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +23 48 £41,500 +5.73% 10
Gloucestershire +2 29 £40,000 - 3
Wiltshire +7 28 £38,750 -22.50% 4
Devon +11 24 £36,000 -10.00% 3
Somerset +22 18 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Dorset -7 1 £25,000 -13.79% 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 147 (56.11%) SOAP
2 134 (51.15%) Web Services
3 111 (42.37%) JavaScript
4 108 (41.22%) MVC
5 101 (38.55%) C#
6 100 (38.17%) HTML
7 94 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
8 84 (32.06%) OO
9 82 (31.30%) Java
10 81 (30.92%) .NET
11 78 (29.77%) PHP
11 78 (29.77%) Linux
12 77 (29.39%) Git (software)
13 73 (27.86%) CSS
14 70 (26.72%) WCF
15 66 (25.19%) TDD
16 62 (23.66%) JSON
17 61 (23.28%) SQL
17 61 (23.28%) SQL Server
18 55 (20.99%) MySQL
19 54 (20.61%) ASP.NET
19 54 (20.61%) Spring
20 52 (19.85%) jQuery
21 51 (19.47%) BDD
22 50 (19.08%) HTML5
23 49 (18.70%) OOP
24 48 (18.32%) Scrum
25 47 (17.94%) XML
26 45 (17.18%) Software Engineering
27 43 (16.41%) Hibernate

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 32 (12.21%) Apache
2 29 (11.07%) nginx
3 19 (7.25%) WebSphere
4 17 (6.49%) Node.js
5 16 (6.11%) Tomcat
6 15 (5.73%) JBoss
7 11 (4.20%) WordPress
7 11 (4.20%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (3.82%) Drupal
8 10 (3.82%) Apache Solr
9 7 (2.67%) OpenStack
10 6 (2.29%) Mule ESB
10 6 (2.29%) Mule
11 5 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.53%) SharePoint
12 4 (1.53%) lighttpd
13 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
13 3 (1.15%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.15%) Maximo
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.05%) PaaS
4 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.15%) Google App Engine
5 3 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.15%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.63%) TCP/IP
2 16 (6.11%) HTTP
3 4 (1.53%) Internet
3 4 (1.53%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.38%) FTP
4 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (23.28%) SQL Server
2 55 (20.99%) MySQL
3 29 (11.07%) NoSQL
4 23 (8.78%) MongoDB
5 21 (8.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (7.25%) SQLite
7 18 (6.87%) Relational Database
8 15 (5.73%) Redis
9 14 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (5.34%) Hadoop
10 11 (4.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 11 (4.20%) DB2
10 11 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (3.05%) Neo4j
12 8 (3.05%) MariaDB
13 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (2.29%) Big Data
15 5 (1.91%) Riak
15 5 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 77 (29.39%) Git (software)
2 28 (10.69%) JUnit
3 25 (9.54%) Subversion
4 15 (5.73%) Visual Studio
5 13 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (4.58%) Maven
6 12 (4.58%) PHPUnit
7 11 (4.20%) JIRA
8 9 (3.44%) Jenkins
8 9 (3.44%) NUnit
8 9 (3.44%) IntelliJ
9 8 (3.05%) Cucumber
9 8 (3.05%) TestNG
10 7 (2.67%) WebDriver
10 7 (2.67%) Selenium
11 6 (2.29%) Xcode
11 6 (2.29%) CruiseControl
11 6 (2.29%) SpecFlow
11 6 (2.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 6 (2.29%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 29 (11.07%) Finance
2 27 (10.31%) Marketing
3 23 (8.78%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.96%) Advertising
5 10 (3.82%) Games
6 8 (3.05%) Electronics
6 8 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.29%) Retail
8 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 208 (79.39%) Developer
2 63 (24.05%) Senior Developer
3 45 (17.18%) Java Developer
3 45 (17.18%) PHP Developer
4 42 (16.03%) .NET Developer
5 31 (11.83%) C# Developer
6 30 (11.45%) Software Engineer
7 25 (9.54%) Senior .NET Developer
8 21 (8.02%) Software Developer
8 21 (8.02%) Senior PHP Developer
9 18 (6.87%) Architect
9 18 (6.87%) Designer
10 16 (6.11%) Web Developer
10 16 (6.11%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (5.73%) Technical Designer
11 15 (5.73%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (5.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (4.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 12 (4.58%) Consultant
14 12 (4.58%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (56.11%) SOAP
2 134 (51.15%) Web Services
3 100 (38.17%) HTML
4 81 (30.92%) .NET
5 73 (27.86%) CSS
6 70 (26.72%) WCF
7 62 (23.66%) JSON
8 54 (20.61%) ASP.NET
8 54 (20.61%) Spring
9 52 (19.85%) jQuery
10 50 (19.08%) HTML5
11 47 (17.94%) XML
12 43 (16.41%) Hibernate
13 35 (13.36%) Ajax
14 34 (12.98%) Middleware
15 33 (12.60%) JPA
16 32 (12.21%) LAMP
17 27 (10.31%) LINQ
17 27 (10.31%) ASP.NET MVC
18 26 (9.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.63%) User Experience
2 18 (6.87%) Social Media
3 15 (5.73%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.58%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.44%) Wiki
6 8 (3.05%) DTV
6 8 (3.05%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.05%) iPad
6 8 (3.05%) iPhone
7 7 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.67%) Physics
7 7 (2.67%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.29%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (1.91%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.91%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.53%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.15%) RIA
11 3 (1.15%) GIS
12 2 (0.76%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 78 (29.77%) Linux
2 24 (9.16%) UNIX
3 20 (7.63%) Windows
4 16 (6.11%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.05%) Android
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (41.22%) MVC
2 94 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (32.06%) OO
4 66 (25.19%) TDD
5 51 (19.47%) BDD
6 49 (18.70%) OOP
7 48 (18.32%) Scrum
8 45 (17.18%) Software Engineering
9 39 (14.89%) OO PHP
10 34 (12.98%) Mentoring
11 33 (12.60%) E-Commerce
12 26 (9.92%) Unit Testing
12 26 (9.92%) OOD
13 25 (9.54%) SOA
14 19 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (6.87%) Workflow
16 17 (6.49%) Waterfall
17 16 (6.11%) Integration Testing
17 16 (6.11%) Systems Analysis
17 16 (6.11%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 111 (42.37%) JavaScript
2 101 (38.55%) C#
3 82 (31.30%) Java
4 78 (29.77%) PHP
5 61 (23.28%) SQL
6 27 (10.31%) Ruby
7 25 (9.54%) Objective-C
8 24 (9.16%) C++
9 23 (8.78%) Python
10 20 (7.63%) C
11 16 (6.11%) PHP5
12 15 (5.73%) Perl
13 10 (3.82%) VB
13 10 (3.82%) VB.NET
14 9 (3.44%) Assembly Language
15 8 (3.05%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.15%) Apex Code
16 3 (1.15%) CoffeeScript
16 3 (1.15%) PHP4
17 2 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (8.78%) Security Cleared
1 23 (8.78%) SC Cleared
2 20 (7.63%) Degree
3 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.38%) HND
4 1 (0.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.05%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (6.11%) Vagrant
1 16 (6.11%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (5.34%) Puppet
3 5 (1.91%) Graphite
4 3 (1.15%) Capistrano
4 3 (1.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (9.54%) Google
2 24 (9.16%) Oracle
3 17 (6.49%) IBM
4 15 (5.73%) Zend
5 13 (4.96%) Facebook
5 13 (4.96%) Twitter
6 12 (4.58%) Microsoft
6 12 (4.58%) Apple
7 11 (4.20%) webMethods
8 9 (3.44%) Sencha
9 8 (3.05%) SAP
10 6 (2.29%) Volantis
10 6 (2.29%) Netbiscuits
10 6 (2.29%) Kony
10 6 (2.29%) Appcelerator
11 5 (1.91%) hybris
11 5 (1.91%) Citrix
12 3 (1.15%) Rackspace
12 3 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.15%) ESRI
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Searchability
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Share options
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