Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for API Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited API Design over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

API Design
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 190 169
Rank change year-on-year +4 -21 +21
Permanent jobs citing API Design 7 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.19% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 8
Bristol median annual salary £57,500 £34,603 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.17% -27.15% -9.52%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,663 £41,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05% -17.39%

API Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,420 3,517 2,953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.29% 92.82% 91.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,790 2,903 2,556
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

API Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing API Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for API Design in Bristol

API Design
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing API Design in Bristol.

Salary trend for API Design in Bristol

API Design
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing API Design in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for API Design in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing API Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for API Design.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) LAMP
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
1 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Docker
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) OWASP
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) QA

API Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Developer
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) LAMP
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
1 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) API Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) OWASP
2 2 (28.57%) Product Management
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Java 8
2 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft