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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 68 92
Rank change year-on-year +29 +24  
Permanent jobs citing REST 115 66 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.28% 3.50% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.77% 8.11% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 102 60 35
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 835 814 804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 45.63% 43.16% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 709 740 716
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for REST.

1 143 (74.48%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (70.31%) Java
3 118 (61.46%) JavaScript
4 108 (56.25%) HTML
5 92 (47.92%) Spring
6 83 (43.23%) SQL
7 68 (35.42%) HTML5
8 66 (34.38%) CSS
9 60 (31.25%) TDD
10 59 (30.73%) SOAP
11 58 (30.21%) Degree
12 56 (29.17%) OO
13 55 (28.65%) Software Engineering
14 53 (27.60%) Scrum
15 52 (27.08%) Microservices
16 51 (26.56%) Git (software)
17 50 (26.04%) BDD
17 50 (26.04%) Maven
18 49 (25.52%) MVC
19 47 (24.48%) AngularJS
20 46 (23.96%) C#
21 44 (22.92%) Web Services
21 44 (22.92%) Open Source
21 44 (22.92%) Enterprise Software
22 43 (22.40%) Jenkins
23 41 (21.35%) JSON
24 40 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
24 40 (20.83%) NoSQL
24 40 (20.83%) XML
25 38 (19.79%) SDLC

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 30 (15.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 20 (10.42%) Apache
3 11 (5.73%) Drupal
4 9 (4.69%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.65%) Apache Spark
5 7 (3.65%) IIS
5 7 (3.65%) WordPress
6 4 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.56%) Confluence
7 3 (1.56%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.56%) JBoss
7 3 (1.56%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.04%) Liferay
9 1 (0.52%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.08%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.04%) IaaS
4 2 (1.04%) PaaS
4 2 (1.04%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.33%) HTTP
2 6 (3.13%) SSL
3 4 (2.08%) DNS
4 2 (1.04%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.04%) Internet
4 2 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.52%) MQTT
5 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.83%) NoSQL
2 24 (12.50%) MySQL
3 23 (11.98%) SQL Server
4 16 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.73%) Big Data
6 10 (5.21%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.65%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.56%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.56%) Hazelcast
8 3 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 51 (26.56%) Git (software)
2 50 (26.04%) Maven
3 43 (22.40%) Jenkins
4 18 (9.38%) SonarQube
5 17 (8.85%) Mockito
6 14 (7.29%) Selenium
7 11 (5.73%) Subversion
8 9 (4.69%) JIRA
8 9 (4.69%) WebDriver
9 8 (4.17%) Calabash
10 7 (3.65%) Appium
10 7 (3.65%) Cucumber
10 7 (3.65%) Jasmine
10 7 (3.65%) JMeter
11 6 (3.13%) Eclipse
11 6 (3.13%) JUnit
12 5 (2.60%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (1.56%) Hudson
General
1 31 (16.15%) Finance
2 11 (5.73%) Retail
3 7 (3.65%) Electronics
3 7 (3.65%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.13%) Marketing
4 6 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.60%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 167 (86.98%) Developer
2 78 (40.63%) Java Developer
3 32 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 20 (10.42%) Lead Developer
5 19 (9.90%) .NET Developer
6 16 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 15 (7.81%) C# Developer
7 15 (7.81%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (6.77%) PHP Developer
8 13 (6.77%) Software Engineer
9 12 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (5.73%) Java Engineer
10 11 (5.73%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (4.69%) Java Software Developer
11 9 (4.69%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (4.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 9 (4.69%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 8 (4.17%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (56.25%) HTML
2 92 (47.92%) Spring
3 68 (35.42%) HTML5
4 66 (34.38%) CSS
5 59 (30.73%) SOAP
6 47 (24.48%) AngularJS
7 44 (22.92%) Web Services
8 41 (21.35%) JSON
9 40 (20.83%) XML
10 35 (18.23%) jQuery
11 31 (16.15%) .NET
12 30 (15.63%) JSR 170
12 30 (15.63%) OSGi
13 23 (11.98%) Spring MVC
14 20 (10.42%) Apache Felix
14 20 (10.42%) Apache Sling
14 20 (10.42%) ASP.NET
14 20 (10.42%) Ext JS
15 18 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (8.33%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.92%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (16.15%) User Experience
3 29 (15.10%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.65%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.60%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.08%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (2.08%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.56%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.04%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.04%) Handset
8 2 (1.04%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.04%) Mobile Games
8 2 (1.04%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) mHealth
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.06%) Linux
2 13 (6.77%) Windows
3 12 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.25%) Unix
4 7 (3.65%) Android
5 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (74.48%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (31.25%) TDD
3 56 (29.17%) OO
4 55 (28.65%) Software Engineering
5 53 (27.60%) Scrum
6 52 (27.08%) Microservices
7 50 (26.04%) BDD
8 49 (25.52%) MVC
9 44 (22.92%) Open Source
10 40 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (19.79%) SDLC
12 30 (15.63%) OOP
13 28 (14.58%) Web Development
14 23 (11.98%) Unit Testing
15 22 (11.46%) OOD
16 17 (8.85%) Continuous Delivery
17 12 (6.25%) Test Automation
18 11 (5.73%) Functional Programming
19 10 (5.21%) Content Management
19 10 (5.21%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 135 (70.31%) Java
2 118 (61.46%) JavaScript
3 83 (43.23%) SQL
4 46 (23.96%) C#
5 28 (14.58%) PHP
6 16 (8.33%) Python
7 14 (7.29%) Scala
8 9 (4.69%) Ruby
8 9 (4.69%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.65%) Clojure
10 4 (2.08%) Apple Swift
10 4 (2.08%) C++
10 4 (2.08%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.56%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.56%) C
12 2 (1.04%) VB
13 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.52%) Korn
13 1 (0.52%) R
13 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (30.21%) Degree
2 4 (2.08%) PhD
3 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.04%) ISEB
4 2 (1.04%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.29%) QA
2 3 (1.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.56%) WCAG
3 1 (0.52%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 34 (17.71%) Adobe
2 18 (9.38%) Coverity
3 14 (7.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.13%) SAP
5 5 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.08%) Nokia
7 3 (1.56%) IBM
8 2 (1.04%) Apple
8 2 (1.04%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle
8 2 (1.04%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.04%) Sybase
9 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.52%) Google
9 1 (0.52%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.52%) Solace
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