Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 67 95
Rank change year-on-year -2 +28 +14
Permanent jobs citing REST 151 143 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.15% 4.40% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.96% 9.97% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 141 127 99
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 £32,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,750 £86,750
South West median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% - +16.88%

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 1,685 1,435 1,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 46.30% 44.11% 43.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,418 1,222 1,447
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.79% +6.94%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 110 (72.85%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (61.59%) JavaScript
3 92 (60.93%) HTML
4 84 (55.63%) Java
5 83 (54.97%) CSS
6 75 (49.67%) Git (software)
7 56 (37.09%) Software Engineering
8 55 (36.42%) Microservices
9 50 (33.11%) SQL
10 49 (32.45%) SOAP
10 49 (32.45%) User Experience
11 46 (30.46%) C#
11 46 (30.46%) TDD
12 43 (28.48%) JSON
12 43 (28.48%) HTML5
12 43 (28.48%) AngularJS
13 42 (27.81%) MVC
14 38 (25.17%) Web Services
15 37 (24.50%) Microsoft Azure
16 36 (23.84%) Spring
16 36 (23.84%) .NET
17 34 (22.52%) Linux
18 33 (21.85%) OO
18 33 (21.85%) Scrum
19 32 (21.19%) NoSQL
20 31 (20.53%) Finance
21 30 (19.87%) J2EE
21 30 (19.87%) Degree
21 30 (19.87%) SaaS
22 29 (19.21%) Continuous Improvement

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 10 (6.62%) Apache Spark
2 9 (5.96%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.97%) Apache
3 6 (3.97%) Mule
4 5 (3.31%) CMS
4 5 (3.31%) Drupal
4 5 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.31%) NServiceBus
4 5 (3.31%) WordPress
5 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.32%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.32%) IIS
6 2 (1.32%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.32%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.66%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 37 (24.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (19.87%) SaaS
3 21 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (13.25%) PaaS
5 19 (12.58%) IaaS
6 10 (6.62%) npm
7 3 (1.99%) Google Play
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.66%) GitHub
8 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.92%) SSL
2 9 (5.96%) HTTP
3 3 (1.99%) Internet
4 2 (1.32%) SMS
4 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.66%) MQTT
5 1 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.19%) NoSQL
2 21 (13.91%) MongoDB
3 20 (13.25%) SQL Server
4 15 (9.93%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (9.27%) MySQL
6 13 (8.61%) Relational Database
7 12 (7.95%) CouchDB
8 10 (6.62%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.97%) Redis
10 5 (3.31%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.66%) Big Data
13 1 (0.66%) DB2
13 1 (0.66%) HBase
Development Applications
1 75 (49.67%) Git (software)
2 27 (17.88%) Jenkins
3 26 (17.22%) JIRA
3 26 (17.22%) Maven
4 22 (14.57%) TeamCity
5 20 (13.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (10.60%) Mercurial
7 15 (9.93%) Selenium
8 13 (8.61%) Subversion
9 12 (7.95%) Cucumber
10 10 (6.62%) JUnit
10 10 (6.62%) MSBuild
11 8 (5.30%) gulp
11 8 (5.30%) Jasmine
11 8 (5.30%) Protractor
11 8 (5.30%) WebDriver
12 6 (3.97%) SpecFlow
13 5 (3.31%) Capybara
13 5 (3.31%) NUnit
13 5 (3.31%) WATIR
General
1 31 (20.53%) Finance
2 22 (14.57%) Electronics
2 22 (14.57%) Manufacturing
2 22 (14.57%) Marketing
2 22 (14.57%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.97%) Banking
4 2 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Law
5 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 114 (75.50%) Developer
2 57 (37.75%) Java Developer
3 30 (19.87%) Java Engineer
4 27 (17.88%) Senior Developer
5 23 (15.23%) Software Developer
6 22 (14.57%) Software Engineer
7 21 (13.91%) .NET Developer
8 20 (13.25%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (8.61%) Lead Developer
9 13 (8.61%) Lead Java Developer
10 12 (7.95%) C# Developer
11 11 (7.28%) Java Software Engineer
12 10 (6.62%) Java Software Developer
13 9 (5.96%) Automation Tester
13 9 (5.96%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (5.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 9 (5.96%) Senior Software Developer
13 9 (5.96%) Tester
14 8 (5.30%) .NET Software Developer
14 8 (5.30%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (60.93%) HTML
2 83 (54.97%) CSS
3 49 (32.45%) SOAP
4 43 (28.48%) AngularJS
4 43 (28.48%) HTML5
4 43 (28.48%) JSON
5 38 (25.17%) Web Services
6 36 (23.84%) .NET
6 36 (23.84%) Spring
7 30 (19.87%) J2EE
8 27 (17.88%) ASP.NET
9 26 (17.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (15.23%) JMS
11 20 (13.25%) Kafka
12 19 (12.58%) jQuery
13 17 (11.26%) CSS3
14 15 (9.93%) Hibernate
14 15 (9.93%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (9.93%) XML
15 14 (9.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (32.45%) User Experience
2 14 (9.27%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.28%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.28%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.97%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.97%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.97%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.99%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.99%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.99%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.32%) RIA
8 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.66%) Replication
8 1 (0.66%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.52%) Linux
2 6 (3.97%) Unix
3 5 (3.31%) Android
3 5 (3.31%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.65%) Windows
5 1 (0.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (72.85%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (37.09%) Software Engineering
3 55 (36.42%) Microservices
4 46 (30.46%) TDD
5 42 (27.81%) MVC
6 33 (21.85%) OO
6 33 (21.85%) Scrum
7 29 (19.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (18.54%) Web Development
9 24 (15.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 24 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (15.89%) DevOps
10 22 (14.57%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (14.57%) Digital Marketing
10 22 (14.57%) Programme Management
11 21 (13.91%) SDLC
11 21 (13.91%) Test Automation
12 16 (10.60%) BDD
13 14 (9.27%) Kanban
14 13 (8.61%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 93 (61.59%) JavaScript
2 84 (55.63%) Java
3 50 (33.11%) SQL
4 46 (30.46%) C#
5 14 (9.27%) Ruby
6 12 (7.95%) Scala
7 11 (7.28%) TypeScript
8 9 (5.96%) PHP
8 9 (5.96%) Python
9 3 (1.99%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.99%) Kotlin
9 3 (1.99%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.32%) C++
10 2 (1.32%) R
11 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.66%) C
11 1 (0.66%) Clojure
11 1 (0.66%) Erlang
11 1 (0.66%) Haskell
11 1 (0.66%) Korn
Qualifications
1 30 (19.87%) Degree
2 10 (6.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.97%) ISEB
3 6 (3.97%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.32%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.31%) QA
2 3 (1.99%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.31%) Kibana
2 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.66%) Simian Army
Vendors
1 22 (14.57%) SAP
2 8 (5.30%) Apple
3 3 (1.99%) Oracle
3 3 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.99%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.32%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.32%) Sybase
5 1 (0.66%) EMC
5 1 (0.66%) Veritas
5 1 (0.66%) VMware