Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 63 78
Rank change year-on-year +28 +15 -14
Permanent jobs citing REST 38 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.16% 1.33% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.88% 2.98% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 13
Devon median annual salary £50,000 £63,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.57% +41.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £29,838 £34,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £90,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Devon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 295 235 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 47.81% 44.68% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 269 189 335
Devon median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,250 £55,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% +2.41% +6.41%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Devon

REST
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for REST in Devon

REST
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Devon over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for REST in Devon

REST
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Devon region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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
Exeter +23 28 £50,000 +53.85% 6
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 Devon region with a requirement for REST.

1 31 (81.58%) Relational Database
2 27 (71.05%) Java
3 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (50.00%) SOAP
3 19 (50.00%) Web Services
4 15 (39.47%) Spring
5 13 (34.21%) TDD
5 13 (34.21%) Android
5 13 (34.21%) Microservices
5 13 (34.21%) Apple iOS
6 12 (31.58%) iOS Development
6 12 (31.58%) CSS
6 12 (31.58%) HTML
7 11 (28.95%) SQL
7 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
7 11 (28.95%) RESTful
7 11 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (26.32%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (26.32%) Phalcon
8 10 (26.32%) Apache Camel
8 10 (26.32%) PHP
8 10 (26.32%) MySQL
8 10 (26.32%) Linux
8 10 (26.32%) Project Management
8 10 (26.32%) Python
8 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 10 (26.32%) CentOS
8 10 (26.32%) Guice
8 10 (26.32%) CodeIgniter
8 10 (26.32%) Django

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 9 (23.68%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (81.58%) Relational Database
2 10 (26.32%) MySQL
3 9 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.68%) Apache Ivy
2 9 (23.68%) Gradle
2 9 (23.68%) Maven
2 9 (23.68%) Mercurial
2 9 (23.68%) Subversion
3 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 4 (10.53%) IntelliJ
4 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 9 (23.68%) Back Office
2 4 (10.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (55.26%) Java Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Backend Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Programmer
4 6 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Software Programmer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.63%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Linux Developer
7 1 (2.63%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.63%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
7 1 (2.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Python Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) SOAP
1 19 (50.00%) Web Services
2 15 (39.47%) Spring
3 12 (31.58%) CSS
3 12 (31.58%) HTML
4 11 (28.95%) RESTful
5 10 (26.32%) Apache Camel
5 10 (26.32%) CodeIgniter
5 10 (26.32%) Django
5 10 (26.32%) Guice
5 10 (26.32%) Phalcon
6 5 (13.16%) Kafka
7 4 (10.53%) JPA
7 4 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (10.53%) Spring Boot
8 3 (7.89%) JSON
9 1 (2.63%) COM
9 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.63%) J2EE
9 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Linux Command Line
1 9 (23.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Android
1 13 (34.21%) Apple iOS
2 10 (26.32%) CentOS
2 10 (26.32%) Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Microservices
2 13 (34.21%) TDD
3 12 (31.58%) iOS Development
4 10 (26.32%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (26.32%) Project Management
5 9 (23.68%) Business Analysis
5 9 (23.68%) Open Source
5 9 (23.68%) Scrum
5 9 (23.68%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
6 4 (10.53%) Critical Thinking
6 4 (10.53%) Data Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.63%) Front End Development
8 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.63%) ISMS
8 1 (2.63%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) PHP
3 10 (26.32%) Python
4 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) ISO 9001
1 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.63%) Google
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com