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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West / Devon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 54 41
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13  
Permanent jobs citing REST 17 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.30% 1.46% 4.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.90% 2.54% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 18
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £35,400 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £53,750
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 Devon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 156 197 190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 48.60% 57.43% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 703 843 1062
Median salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,558 £26,250 £22,025
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £48,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +8 9 £45,000 +32.35%
Plymouth - 8 £43,750 -
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Devon region with a requirement for REST.

1 19 (76.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (72.00%) JSON
3 15 (60.00%) Degree
3 15 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (56.00%) Scrum
5 13 (52.00%) Java
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) Git (software)
6 12 (48.00%) TDD
7 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (40.00%) HTML
7 10 (40.00%) CSS
8 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
8 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
8 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
9 8 (32.00%) Smart Home
9 8 (32.00%) Firmware
9 8 (32.00%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (32.00%) C++
9 8 (32.00%) C
9 8 (32.00%) Electronics
9 8 (32.00%) ZigBee
10 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
10 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (28.00%) Java EE
10 7 (28.00%) IIS
11 6 (24.00%) MVC
11 6 (24.00%) .NET
11 6 (24.00%) Spring

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 (36.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (28.00%) IIS
3 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (8.00%) Apache
4 2 (8.00%) nginx
4 2 (8.00%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (32.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.00%) Triplestore
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) git-flow
2 3 (12.00%) Travis CI
3 2 (8.00%) Grunt
3 2 (8.00%) gulp
3 2 (8.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.00%) JUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (8.00%) NUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Xdebug
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (32.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Java Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Firmware Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Firmware Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) JSON
2 10 (40.00%) CSS
2 10 (40.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) Java EE
4 6 (24.00%) .NET
4 6 (24.00%) Spring
5 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.00%) SOAP
6 3 (12.00%) Grails
6 3 (12.00%) HTML5
6 3 (12.00%) Laravel
6 3 (12.00%) React
6 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (12.00%) Web Services
6 3 (12.00%) XML
6 3 (12.00%) XML Schema
7 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (8.00%) Memcached
8 1 (4.00%) RESTful
8 1 (4.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (32.00%) Smart Home
3 4 (16.00%) User Experience
4 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (12.00%) Semantic Web
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Scrum
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) TDD
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (24.00%) MVC
5 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.00%) BDD
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (20.00%) OOD
7 4 (16.00%) SOLID
8 3 (12.00%) Data Management
8 3 (12.00%) MOF
8 3 (12.00%) Pair Programming
8 3 (12.00%) RDF
8 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (12.00%) SDLC
8 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) C
3 8 (32.00%) C++
4 5 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (16.00%) PHP
6 3 (12.00%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (12.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 15 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Firmware
2 4 (16.00%) Docker