Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Devon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 82 68
Rank change year-on-year +26 -14 +17
Permanent jobs citing REST 17 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.06% 1.13% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.51% 2.25% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 10
Devon median annual salary £43,750 £40,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.36% +13.19% -14.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,913 £32,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £46,125 £41,725
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 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 261 400 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 47.03% 50.31% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 240 365 306
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +10.77%
10th Percentile £27,761 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Plymouth +13 8 £43,750 +21.53%
Exeter +5 8 £35,000 +2.94%
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Devon region with a requirement for REST.

1 8 (47.06%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (47.06%) Electronics
1 8 (47.06%) Firmware
1 8 (47.06%) C
1 8 (47.06%) C++
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
1 8 (47.06%) JSON
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
1 8 (47.06%) ZigBee
1 8 (47.06%) Smart Home
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) HTTPS
4 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
5 4 (23.53%) Docker
5 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
5 4 (23.53%) User Experience
5 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
5 4 (23.53%) Node.js
5 4 (23.53%) Build Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Vagrant
5 4 (23.53%) Android
5 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) SOAP
6 3 (17.65%) UX Design
6 3 (17.65%) Spring
6 3 (17.65%) OO

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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (47.06%) ZigBee
2 5 (29.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Vagrant
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Grunt
2 2 (11.76%) gulp
General
1 8 (47.06%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Firmware Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Firmware Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) JSON
2 5 (29.41%) XML
3 4 (23.53%) Node.js
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 3 (17.65%) Spring
5 2 (11.76%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (11.76%) Laravel
5 2 (11.76%) Memcached
5 2 (11.76%) XSD
6 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
1 8 (47.06%) Smart Home
2 4 (23.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Build Automation
3 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) UX Design
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Android Development
6 1 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Microservices
6 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C
1 8 (47.06%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Apple Swift
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Firmware
2 4 (23.53%) Docker