Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 69 85
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16 +15
Permanent jobs citing REST 160 176 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.37% 4.62% 3.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.56% 9.66% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 135 159 86
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -7.69%
10th Percentile £31,100 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,050 £61,250
South West median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%

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 1,674 1,822 1,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 45.68% 47.81% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,390 1,555 1,214
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,675 £25,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £61,250
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 16 October 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 16 October 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 16 October 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.

1 113 (70.63%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (64.38%) JavaScript
3 84 (52.50%) HTML
4 81 (50.63%) Java
5 74 (46.25%) CSS
6 59 (36.88%) HTML5
7 57 (35.63%) Git (software)
8 55 (34.38%) TDD
9 54 (33.75%) Web Services
10 47 (29.38%) Maven
11 45 (28.13%) Web Development
12 42 (26.25%) Hibernate
13 41 (25.63%) PHP
13 41 (25.63%) MySQL
14 40 (25.00%) C#
15 39 (24.38%) Software Engineering
16 37 (23.13%) Spring
16 37 (23.13%) .NET
17 36 (22.50%) Internet
17 36 (22.50%) JPA
18 34 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
19 33 (20.63%) jQuery
19 33 (20.63%) XML
19 33 (20.63%) Scrum
20 32 (20.00%) Python
21 31 (19.38%) Linux
22 30 (18.75%) JUnit
22 30 (18.75%) Subversion
22 30 (18.75%) AngularJS
22 30 (18.75%) Microservices

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 22 (13.75%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.25%) CMS
3 9 (5.63%) eZ Publish
3 9 (5.63%) WordPress
4 8 (5.00%) Alfresco
4 8 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (5.00%) Joomla!
5 7 (4.38%) Apache
6 5 (3.13%) Confluence
6 5 (3.13%) EPiServer
6 5 (3.13%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.50%) JBoss
8 2 (1.25%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.63%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.88%) SaaS
4 9 (5.63%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (5.63%) Serverless
5 5 (3.13%) IaaS
5 5 (3.13%) PaaS
6 2 (1.25%) npm
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (22.50%) Internet
2 9 (5.63%) HTTP
3 8 (5.00%) IPv4
3 8 (5.00%) IPv6
3 8 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.38%) SSL
5 5 (3.13%) VoIP
6 2 (1.25%) DNS
6 2 (1.25%) SMS
7 1 (0.63%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.63%) MySQL
2 28 (17.50%) SQL Server
3 18 (11.25%) Relational Database
4 15 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (9.38%) NoSQL
5 12 (7.50%) MongoDB
6 9 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (5.00%) InfluxDB
7 8 (5.00%) Neo4j
8 6 (3.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (3.75%) Big Data
9 5 (3.13%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.50%) CouchDB
10 4 (2.50%) Event Store
11 3 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 57 (35.63%) Git (software)
2 47 (29.38%) Maven
3 30 (18.75%) JUnit
3 30 (18.75%) Subversion
4 17 (10.63%) PHPUnit
5 15 (9.38%) Jenkins
6 13 (8.13%) Cucumber
6 13 (8.13%) Selenium
7 10 (6.25%) JMeter
8 8 (5.00%) JIRA
8 8 (5.00%) Spock
9 5 (3.13%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.50%) IntelliJ
10 4 (2.50%) Jasmine
10 4 (2.50%) JIRA Agile
10 4 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (2.50%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.50%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.88%) webpack
General
1 20 (12.50%) Finance
2 15 (9.38%) Retail
3 10 (6.25%) Marketing
4 9 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.00%) Electronics
5 8 (5.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.50%) Games
7 3 (1.88%) Banking
7 3 (1.88%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (74.38%) Developer
2 57 (35.63%) Java Developer
3 33 (20.63%) Senior Developer
4 28 (17.50%) PHP Developer
5 25 (15.63%) Software Engineer
6 24 (15.00%) Java Engineer
7 22 (13.75%) Java Software Engineer
8 21 (13.13%) Java Software Developer
9 20 (12.50%) Web Developer
10 19 (11.88%) Software Developer
11 18 (11.25%) .NET Developer
11 18 (11.25%) Senior Java Developer
12 16 (10.00%) Backend Developer
13 15 (9.38%) PHP Web Developer
14 14 (8.75%) Architect
15 12 (7.50%) Senior Java Software Developer
15 12 (7.50%) Senior Software Developer
16 11 (6.88%) Applications Developer
16 11 (6.88%) Senior Java Engineer
16 11 (6.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (52.50%) HTML
2 74 (46.25%) CSS
3 59 (36.88%) HTML5
4 54 (33.75%) Web Services
5 42 (26.25%) Hibernate
6 37 (23.13%) .NET
6 37 (23.13%) Spring
7 36 (22.50%) JPA
8 33 (20.63%) jQuery
8 33 (20.63%) XML
9 30 (18.75%) AngularJS
10 27 (16.88%) ASP.NET
11 26 (16.25%) J2EE
12 22 (13.75%) Java EE
13 21 (13.13%) JSF
13 21 (13.13%) XHTML
14 20 (12.50%) GWT
15 18 (11.25%) Laravel
15 18 (11.25%) SOAP
16 17 (10.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.13%) Greenfield Project
1 21 (13.13%) RIA
2 17 (10.63%) User Experience
3 15 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.25%) Fintech
7 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.63%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.63%) Robotics
7 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.38%) Linux
2 21 (13.13%) Android
2 21 (13.13%) Apple iOS
3 19 (11.88%) Unix
4 8 (5.00%) FreeBSD
5 5 (3.13%) Windows
5 5 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (70.63%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (34.38%) TDD
3 45 (28.13%) Web Development
4 39 (24.38%) Software Engineering
5 34 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (20.63%) Scrum
7 30 (18.75%) Microservices
8 28 (17.50%) MVC
9 27 (16.88%) Open Source
10 25 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (15.00%) UML
12 22 (13.75%) OO
13 21 (13.13%) Android Development
13 21 (13.13%) iOS Development
13 21 (13.13%) Mobile Development
13 21 (13.13%) SOA
14 19 (11.88%) API Development
15 18 (11.25%) DevOps
16 15 (9.38%) Project Management
16 15 (9.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 103 (64.38%) JavaScript
2 81 (50.63%) Java
3 41 (25.63%) PHP
4 40 (25.00%) C#
5 32 (20.00%) Python
6 27 (16.88%) SQL
7 17 (10.63%) Ruby
8 13 (8.13%) C++
9 9 (5.63%) Scala
10 8 (5.00%) Clojure
10 8 (5.00%) Groovy
10 8 (5.00%) Java 8
11 4 (2.50%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.25%) ES6
12 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.25%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.25%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.63%) ES7
13 1 (0.63%) ES8
13 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (14.38%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.75%) Degree
3 9 (5.63%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (15.63%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (6.88%) Kubernetes
2 8 (5.00%) Icinga
3 1 (0.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (7.50%) Oracle
2 11 (6.88%) Google
3 8 (5.00%) SAP
4 7 (4.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.13%) Sitecore
5 5 (3.13%) Telerik
6 4 (2.50%) Cognizant
6 4 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.50%) Zend
7 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.63%) IBM