Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 56 82
Rank change year-on-year -13 +26 +31
Permanent jobs citing REST 174 204 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.50% 5.31% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.14% 11.50% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 152 183 104
Bristol median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,500 £59,175
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,716 1,774 1,464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 44.41% 46.17% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,445 1,536 1,353
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Bristol

REST
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for REST in Bristol

REST
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Bristol

REST
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 23 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £42,500 -
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT jobs citing REST 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 REST.

1 131 (75.29%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (55.17%) Java
3 79 (45.40%) JavaScript
4 78 (44.83%) HTML
5 75 (43.10%) CSS
6 53 (30.46%) Linux
6 53 (30.46%) Git (software)
7 52 (29.89%) HTML5
8 50 (28.74%) Software Engineering
9 49 (28.16%) TDD
9 49 (28.16%) C#
10 46 (26.44%) Web Services
11 45 (25.86%) Web Development
12 44 (25.29%) Internet
13 43 (24.71%) Scrum
13 43 (24.71%) .NET
14 41 (23.56%) Microservices
15 39 (22.41%) Python
16 37 (21.26%) MySQL
17 34 (19.54%) Google
18 33 (18.97%) Maven
18 33 (18.97%) Open Source
18 33 (18.97%) DevOps
18 33 (18.97%) AngularJS
19 32 (18.39%) GWT
19 32 (18.39%) jQuery
19 32 (18.39%) Spring
19 32 (18.39%) SQL
20 31 (17.82%) NoSQL
20 31 (17.82%) User Experience

REST
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 29 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 20 (11.49%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (7.47%) Alfresco
3 13 (7.47%) Joomla!
4 9 (5.17%) Confluence
5 8 (4.60%) Apache
6 6 (3.45%) JBoss
7 5 (2.87%) EPiServer
7 5 (2.87%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.72%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.15%) CMS
9 2 (1.15%) GeoServer
9 2 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.15%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.57%) Drupal
10 1 (0.57%) Mule
10 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.57%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.32%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (6.32%) Amazon Kinesis
3 11 (6.32%) Amazon S3
4 9 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.30%) SaaS
6 2 (1.15%) IaaS
6 2 (1.15%) PaaS
6 2 (1.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 44 (25.29%) Internet
2 20 (11.49%) IPv4
2 20 (11.49%) IPv6
2 20 (11.49%) TCP/IP
3 14 (8.05%) Bluetooth
4 10 (5.75%) SMS
5 8 (4.60%) Wireless
6 7 (4.02%) HTTP
7 6 (3.45%) SSL
8 2 (1.15%) DNS
9 1 (0.57%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.26%) MySQL
2 31 (17.82%) NoSQL
3 21 (12.07%) Neo4j
4 20 (11.49%) InfluxDB
5 19 (10.92%) SQL Server
6 17 (9.77%) MongoDB
7 14 (8.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 14 (8.05%) Relational Database
8 13 (7.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (7.47%) Redis
9 11 (6.32%) Amazon Redshift
9 11 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (5.17%) Big Data
10 9 (5.17%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.72%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.72%) DB2
12 2 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.15%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.57%) Riak
Development Applications
1 53 (30.46%) Git (software)
2 33 (18.97%) Maven
3 30 (17.24%) JUnit
4 20 (11.49%) Spock
5 19 (10.92%) TeamCity
6 17 (9.77%) JIRA
7 16 (9.20%) PHPUnit
8 15 (8.62%) Subversion
9 13 (7.47%) Jenkins
10 10 (5.75%) Cucumber
10 10 (5.75%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (5.75%) Visual Studio
11 9 (5.17%) Selenium
11 9 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (4.02%) JMeter
13 5 (2.87%) Eclipse
14 4 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (2.30%) IntelliJ
14 4 (2.30%) Jasmine
14 4 (2.30%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 20 (11.49%) Finance
2 17 (9.77%) Electronics
3 16 (9.20%) Retail
4 11 (6.32%) Marketing
5 10 (5.75%) Telecoms
6 9 (5.17%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.87%) Banking
8 4 (2.30%) Games
9 2 (1.15%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 134 (77.01%) Developer
2 61 (35.06%) Java Developer
3 40 (22.99%) Senior Developer
4 28 (16.09%) Java Software Developer
4 28 (16.09%) Web Developer
5 24 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 23 (13.22%) Software Engineer
7 19 (10.92%) Java Engineer
8 18 (10.34%) PHP Developer
9 17 (9.77%) Backend Developer
9 17 (9.77%) Senior Java Developer
10 15 (8.62%) Senior Software Engineer
11 14 (8.05%) Android Developer
11 14 (8.05%) PHP Web Developer
12 13 (7.47%) Applications Developer
13 12 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
14 11 (6.32%) Architect
14 11 (6.32%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 11 (6.32%) Senior Java Engineer
14 11 (6.32%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (44.83%) HTML
2 75 (43.10%) CSS
3 52 (29.89%) HTML5
4 46 (26.44%) Web Services
5 43 (24.71%) .NET
6 33 (18.97%) AngularJS
7 32 (18.39%) GWT
7 32 (18.39%) jQuery
7 32 (18.39%) Spring
8 30 (17.24%) Hibernate
9 29 (16.67%) SOAP
10 26 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (13.79%) JPA
12 23 (13.22%) J2EE
13 22 (12.64%) ASP.NET
13 22 (12.64%) XML
14 20 (11.49%) Vaadin
15 17 (9.77%) .NET Core
16 16 (9.20%) Kafka
16 16 (9.20%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.82%) User Experience
2 23 (13.22%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.05%) Internet of Things
3 14 (8.05%) RIA
4 13 (7.47%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.15%) Fintech
6 2 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.57%) Robotics
7 1 (0.57%) W3C
7 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (30.46%) Linux
2 26 (14.94%) Android
3 23 (13.22%) Unix
4 20 (11.49%) FreeBSD
5 12 (6.90%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.87%) Windows
6 5 (2.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (75.29%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (28.74%) Software Engineering
3 49 (28.16%) TDD
4 45 (25.86%) Web Development
5 43 (24.71%) Scrum
6 41 (23.56%) Microservices
7 33 (18.97%) DevOps
7 33 (18.97%) Open Source
8 30 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
9 28 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (14.94%) Android Development
11 24 (13.79%) BDD
12 23 (13.22%) OO
13 17 (9.77%) Mentoring
13 17 (9.77%) Project Management
14 16 (9.20%) MVC
14 16 (9.20%) Time Management
14 16 (9.20%) Workflow
15 15 (8.62%) Test Automation
15 15 (8.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 96 (55.17%) Java
2 79 (45.40%) JavaScript
3 49 (28.16%) C#
4 39 (22.41%) Python
5 32 (18.39%) SQL
6 29 (16.67%) PHP
7 22 (12.64%) Scala
8 21 (12.07%) Clojure
8 21 (12.07%) Groovy
9 18 (10.34%) Ruby
10 10 (5.75%) TypeScript
11 6 (3.45%) Apex Code
12 4 (2.30%) Java 8
13 3 (1.72%) C++
13 3 (1.72%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.15%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.15%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.57%) ES7
15 1 (0.57%) ES8
15 1 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (13.22%) Degree
2 18 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (4.60%) Master's Degree
6 6 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.30%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (11.49%) Icinga
2 11 (6.32%) Kubernetes
3 10 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (19.54%) Google
2 10 (5.75%) Oracle
3 9 (5.17%) SAP
4 7 (4.02%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.87%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.30%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.15%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.15%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.15%) CA
9 1 (0.57%) BT
9 1 (0.57%) IBM
9 1 (0.57%) Zend