Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 81 107
Rank change year-on-year +14 +26 +20
Permanent jobs citing REST 171 107 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.43% 3.32% 2.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.30% 7.62% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 159 91 88
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,050 £61,250 £85,000
South West median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +12.50%

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 1839 1404 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 47.64% 43.51% 44.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1248 1531
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 120 (70.18%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (61.99%) JavaScript
3 100 (58.48%) HTML
4 90 (52.63%) Java
4 90 (52.63%) CSS
5 88 (51.46%) Git (software)
6 71 (41.52%) SQL
7 64 (37.43%) SOAP
8 63 (36.84%) C#
9 60 (35.09%) JSON
10 59 (34.50%) TDD
10 59 (34.50%) AngularJS
11 57 (33.33%) User Experience
12 56 (32.75%) MVC
13 55 (32.16%) Software Engineering
13 55 (32.16%) Microservices
14 51 (29.82%) Finance
15 50 (29.24%) HTML5
16 49 (28.65%) Microsoft Azure
17 45 (26.32%) .NET
17 45 (26.32%) Web Services
18 42 (24.56%) OO
18 42 (24.56%) Spring
19 41 (23.98%) Degree
19 41 (23.98%) NoSQL
20 40 (23.39%) Scrum
21 39 (22.81%) Jenkins
22 38 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
23 36 (21.05%) DevOps
23 36 (21.05%) Programme Management

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 11 (6.43%) Mule
2 10 (5.85%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.68%) WordPress
4 7 (4.09%) Drupal
5 6 (3.51%) Apache
6 5 (2.92%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.92%) CMS
6 5 (2.92%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.34%) NServiceBus
8 3 (1.75%) IIS
9 2 (1.17%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.58%) nginx
10 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 49 (28.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (20.47%) SaaS
3 32 (18.71%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (17.54%) PaaS
5 29 (16.96%) IaaS
6 8 (4.68%) npm
7 4 (2.34%) Google Play
8 1 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.96%) SSL
2 19 (11.11%) HTTP
3 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.58%) DNS
4 1 (0.58%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.58%) MQTT
4 1 (0.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.98%) NoSQL
2 29 (16.96%) MongoDB
3 27 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 22 (12.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 21 (12.28%) Relational Database
6 18 (10.53%) CouchDB
6 18 (10.53%) MySQL
7 16 (9.36%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.92%) DB2
8 5 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.92%) Redis
9 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.17%) Big Data
11 1 (0.58%) HBase
Development Applications
1 88 (51.46%) Git (software)
2 39 (22.81%) Jenkins
3 30 (17.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 28 (16.37%) Maven
5 27 (15.79%) Mercurial
6 25 (14.62%) JIRA
7 23 (13.45%) TeamCity
8 22 (12.87%) Selenium
9 19 (11.11%) Cucumber
10 16 (9.36%) MSBuild
10 16 (9.36%) Subversion
10 16 (9.36%) WebDriver
11 15 (8.77%) JUnit
12 13 (7.60%) Jasmine
12 13 (7.60%) Protractor
13 11 (6.43%) SpecFlow
14 10 (5.85%) Capybara
14 10 (5.85%) WATIR
15 7 (4.09%) gulp
16 6 (3.51%) Appium
General
1 51 (29.82%) Finance
2 36 (21.05%) Electronics
2 36 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 36 (21.05%) Marketing
2 36 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.85%) Banking
4 4 (2.34%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 120 (70.18%) Developer
2 49 (28.65%) Java Developer
3 33 (19.30%) Java Engineer
3 33 (19.30%) Senior Developer
3 33 (19.30%) Software Engineer
4 30 (17.54%) Software Developer
5 28 (16.37%) .NET Developer
6 26 (15.20%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (11.70%) C# Developer
7 20 (11.70%) Java Software Engineer
8 18 (10.53%) Lead Developer
9 16 (9.36%) .NET Software Developer
10 15 (8.77%) Automation Tester
10 15 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (8.77%) Tester
11 14 (8.19%) Lead Software Engineer
12 13 (7.60%) C# Software Developer
13 12 (7.02%) Lead Java Developer
14 11 (6.43%) Architect
14 11 (6.43%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (58.48%) HTML
2 90 (52.63%) CSS
3 64 (37.43%) SOAP
4 60 (35.09%) JSON
5 59 (34.50%) AngularJS
6 50 (29.24%) HTML5
7 45 (26.32%) .NET
7 45 (26.32%) Web Services
8 42 (24.56%) Spring
9 36 (21.05%) ASP.NET
9 36 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (19.88%) J2EE
11 24 (14.04%) JMS
11 24 (14.04%) jQuery
11 24 (14.04%) RabbitMQ
12 22 (12.87%) React
13 21 (12.28%) Kafka
13 21 (12.28%) XML
14 19 (11.11%) CSS3
15 18 (10.53%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 57 (33.33%) User Experience
2 17 (9.94%) Computer Science
2 17 (9.94%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.77%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (4.68%) Algorithms
5 8 (4.68%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.51%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.75%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.75%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.58%) Arduino
9 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.58%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.58%) Replication
9 1 (0.58%) RIA
9 1 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.47%) Linux
2 12 (7.02%) Unix
3 7 (4.09%) Windows
4 5 (2.92%) Android
4 5 (2.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) AIX
5 1 (0.58%) Debian
5 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (70.18%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (34.50%) TDD
3 56 (32.75%) MVC
4 55 (32.16%) Microservices
4 55 (32.16%) Software Engineering
5 42 (24.56%) OO
6 40 (23.39%) Scrum
7 38 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 36 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (21.05%) DevOps
8 36 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
8 36 (21.05%) Programme Management
9 35 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (17.54%) Web Development
11 24 (14.04%) Test Automation
12 23 (13.45%) BDD
13 22 (12.87%) Kanban
14 21 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (12.28%) SDLC
15 16 (9.36%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 106 (61.99%) JavaScript
2 90 (52.63%) Java
3 71 (41.52%) SQL
4 63 (36.84%) C#
5 23 (13.45%) Ruby
6 14 (8.19%) PHP
6 14 (8.19%) Python
7 8 (4.68%) TypeScript
8 6 (3.51%) Scala
9 4 (2.34%) Apple Swift
9 4 (2.34%) Kotlin
9 4 (2.34%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.34%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.17%) C
10 2 (1.17%) C++
10 2 (1.17%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.17%) Go
11 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.58%) Korn
11 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (23.98%) Degree
2 15 (8.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (6.43%) ISEB
3 11 (6.43%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.26%) QA
2 3 (1.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (4.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.34%) Kibana
2 2 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.17%) Puppet
3 1 (0.58%) Ansible
3 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.58%) rkt
Vendors
1 36 (21.05%) SAP
2 9 (5.26%) Oracle
3 4 (2.34%) Apple
4 3 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.75%) Sybase
5 2 (1.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.58%) EMC
6 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.58%) Veritas
6 1 (0.58%) VMware
6 1 (0.58%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.58%) Zend