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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 103 147 181
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +34
Permanent jobs citing REST 166 95 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.91% 1.59% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.04% 3.68% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 145 81 41
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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
2357 2582 2415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.26% 43.08% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2011 2344 2176
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +28 68 £45,000 - 1
Dorset +24 24 £38,500 +20.31% 1
Gloucestershire +18 21 £62,500 +38.88% 6
Wiltshire +7 20 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Devon +10 11 £36,000 +9.92% 1
Somerset -15 5 £36,500 +12.30% 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 201 (55.68%) Java
2 199 (55.12%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (53.74%) Web Services
4 166 (45.98%) SOAP
5 157 (43.49%) SQL
6 156 (43.21%) HTML
7 141 (39.06%) OO
8 123 (34.07%) JavaScript
9 118 (32.69%) MVC
10 116 (32.13%) C#
11 112 (31.02%) XML
12 110 (30.47%) TDD
13 101 (27.98%) Scrum
14 99 (27.42%) Software Engineering
15 97 (26.87%) Spring
15 97 (26.87%) Linux
16 95 (26.32%) JSON
17 91 (25.21%) HTML5
18 90 (24.93%) Finance
19 89 (24.65%) CSS
20 85 (23.55%) .NET
21 84 (23.27%) Telecoms
21 84 (23.27%) Continuous Integration
22 81 (22.44%) BDD
23 80 (22.16%) SQL Server
24 72 (19.94%) Oracle
25 71 (19.67%) Git (software)
26 69 (19.11%) Microsoft
27 68 (18.84%) NoSQL
28 63 (17.45%) Retail

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 37 (10.25%) JBoss
2 27 (7.48%) Mule
3 24 (6.65%) Mule ESB
4 23 (6.37%) WebLogic
5 22 (6.09%) Tomcat
6 18 (4.99%) WebSphere
7 14 (3.88%) SharePoint
8 13 (3.60%) Node.js
8 13 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (2.77%) Apache
10 5 (1.39%) Drupal
11 4 (1.11%) Alfresco
11 4 (1.11%) IIS
12 3 (0.83%) Confluence
13 2 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 47 (13.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.66%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 60 (16.62%) SaaS
2 44 (12.19%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (4.16%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (3.32%) IaaS
7 5 (1.39%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.55%) Heroku
8 2 (0.55%) PaaS
9 1 (0.28%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.99%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.88%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (2.77%) Internet
4 7 (1.94%) HTTP
5 6 (1.66%) SSL
6 1 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (22.16%) SQL Server
2 68 (18.84%) NoSQL
3 59 (16.34%) MongoDB
4 51 (14.13%) MySQL
5 45 (12.47%) Relational Database
6 30 (8.31%) RDBMS
7 19 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 14 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (3.05%) Neo4j
10 6 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.39%) QlikView
11 5 (1.39%) SQLite
11 5 (1.39%) SSDT
12 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.55%) Big Data
13 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 71 (19.67%) Git (software)
2 59 (16.34%) JUnit
3 43 (11.91%) Eclipse
3 43 (11.91%) Visual Studio
4 42 (11.63%) Jenkins
5 41 (11.36%) Selenium
6 38 (10.53%) Maven
7 31 (8.59%) Hudson
8 30 (8.31%) JIRA
9 29 (8.03%) NetBeans
10 27 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (6.65%) Ant
12 22 (6.09%) Subversion
13 21 (5.82%) IntelliJ
14 15 (4.16%) WebDriver
15 14 (3.88%) SoapUI
16 11 (3.05%) JMeter
16 11 (3.05%) Mockito
17 9 (2.49%) Cucumber
17 9 (2.49%) Spock
General
1 90 (24.93%) Finance
2 84 (23.27%) Telecoms
3 63 (17.45%) Retail
4 48 (13.30%) Marketing
5 47 (13.02%) Electronics
5 47 (13.02%) Manufacturing
6 24 (6.65%) Back Office
7 12 (3.32%) Banking
8 10 (2.77%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.39%) Games
10 4 (1.11%) Advertising
10 4 (1.11%) Publishing
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
11 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 243 (67.31%) Developer
2 100 (27.70%) Java Developer
3 97 (26.87%) Senior Developer
4 56 (15.51%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (9.97%) Software Engineer
6 32 (8.86%) PHP Developer
6 32 (8.86%) SQL Developer
7 30 (8.31%) C# Developer
8 24 (6.65%) Architect
9 23 (6.37%) .NET Developer
9 23 (6.37%) Software Developer
10 22 (6.09%) Senior SQL Developer
11 21 (5.82%) Web Developer
12 20 (5.54%) Java Engineer
13 19 (5.26%) Agile Developer
13 19 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
13 19 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
14 17 (4.71%) Senior C# Developer
15 16 (4.43%) Senior SQL Server Developer
15 16 (4.43%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (53.74%) Web Services
2 166 (45.98%) SOAP
3 156 (43.21%) HTML
4 112 (31.02%) XML
5 97 (26.87%) Spring
6 95 (26.32%) JSON
7 91 (25.21%) HTML5
8 89 (24.65%) CSS
9 85 (23.55%) .NET
10 57 (15.79%) AngularJS
10 57 (15.79%) ASP.NET
11 54 (14.96%) jQuery
12 53 (14.68%) Apache Camel
12 53 (14.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 46 (12.74%) J2EE
14 45 (12.47%) JMS
15 43 (11.91%) Spring MVC
16 42 (11.63%) Spring Integration
17 31 (8.59%) JPA
18 29 (8.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.14%) Digital Media
2 26 (7.20%) User Experience
3 15 (4.16%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.88%) N-Tier
5 12 (3.32%) Client/Server
5 12 (3.32%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (3.05%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.39%) Blog
9 5 (1.39%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.11%) Learning Management System
10 4 (1.11%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.83%) DataPower
11 3 (0.83%) Replication
11 3 (0.83%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.83%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.55%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 97 (26.87%) Linux
2 22 (6.09%) Unix
2 22 (6.09%) Windows
3 14 (3.88%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.32%) Android
5 4 (1.11%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.11%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.11%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (55.12%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (39.06%) OO
3 118 (32.69%) MVC
4 110 (30.47%) TDD
5 101 (27.98%) Scrum
6 99 (27.42%) Software Engineering
7 84 (23.27%) Continuous Integration
8 81 (22.44%) BDD
9 56 (15.51%) E-Commerce
10 53 (14.68%) Business Intelligence
11 52 (14.40%) SOA
12 50 (13.85%) Integration Testing
13 48 (13.30%) OOP
13 48 (13.30%) Programme Management
14 47 (13.02%) Digital Marketing
15 42 (11.63%) SDLC
16 40 (11.08%) Software Testing
17 30 (8.31%) DevOps
18 29 (8.03%) Pair Programming
18 29 (8.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 201 (55.68%) Java
2 157 (43.49%) SQL
3 123 (34.07%) JavaScript
4 116 (32.13%) C#
5 44 (12.19%) Python
6 40 (11.08%) Ruby
7 36 (9.97%) PHP
8 35 (9.70%) T-SQL
9 20 (5.54%) Groovy
10 19 (5.26%) C++
10 19 (5.26%) Objective-C
11 16 (4.43%) Scala
12 15 (4.16%) PowerShell
12 15 (4.16%) VB.NET
13 11 (3.05%) Clojure
14 8 (2.22%) C
14 8 (2.22%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.94%) Assembly Language
15 7 (1.94%) XPath
16 5 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (11.91%) Degree
2 13 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.77%) BC Cleared
4 6 (1.66%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.55%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.83%) Data Quality
1 3 (0.83%) ISO15022
1 3 (0.83%) ISO20022
1 3 (0.83%) SLA
2 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.11%) Docker
2 3 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (2.77%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.22%) Puppet
3 5 (1.39%) Control-M
4 1 (0.28%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 72 (19.94%) Oracle
2 69 (19.11%) Microsoft
3 50 (13.85%) SAP
4 23 (6.37%) Google
5 22 (6.09%) Twitter
6 20 (5.54%) Apple
7 17 (4.71%) Sybase
8 14 (3.88%) Cisco
8 14 (3.88%) Sony
9 13 (3.60%) BEA
10 12 (3.32%) VMware
11 11 (3.05%) Facebook
11 11 (3.05%) hybris
12 5 (1.39%) IBM
12 5 (1.39%) Informatica
12 5 (1.39%) Splunk
13 4 (1.11%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.83%) Sencha
14 3 (0.83%) Unisys
14 3 (0.83%) Xamarin
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