Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 55 78
Rank change year-on-year +12 +23 -6
Permanent jobs citing REST 22 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.16% 3.23% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.40% 6.74% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 7
Devon median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +23.29% +1.39%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £31,550
90th Percentile £55,875 £90,000 £45,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% -

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 234 267 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 44.23% 47.85% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 206 246 362
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.94% -4.17%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,645 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% +3.90%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018. 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 +18 12 £50,000 +37.93% 6
Plymouth -13 2 £62,500 +42.86%
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 18 (81.82%) Relational Database
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) Web Services
4 13 (59.09%) Java
4 13 (59.09%) SOAP
5 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 10 (45.45%) RESTful
6 9 (40.91%) Open Source
6 9 (40.91%) Microservices
6 9 (40.91%) Spring
6 9 (40.91%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) HTML
6 9 (40.91%) CSS
6 9 (40.91%) Project Management
7 8 (36.36%) Back Office
7 8 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (36.36%) Maven
7 8 (36.36%) Business Analysis
7 8 (36.36%) Subversion
7 8 (36.36%) Alfresco
7 8 (36.36%) User Experience
7 8 (36.36%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 8 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (36.36%) Apache Camel
7 8 (36.36%) Apache Ivy
7 8 (36.36%) Gradle
7 8 (36.36%) Mercurial
7 8 (36.36%) Guice
8 7 (31.82%) Linux
8 7 (31.82%) JavaScript

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 8 (36.36%) Alfresco
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (9.09%) Bluetooth
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
2 2 (9.09%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) Relational Database
2 8 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (22.73%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) Apache Ivy
2 8 (36.36%) Gradle
2 8 (36.36%) Maven
2 8 (36.36%) Mercurial
2 8 (36.36%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 2 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) git-flow
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 8 (36.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Backend Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.55%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) Web Services
2 13 (59.09%) SOAP
3 10 (45.45%) RESTful
4 9 (40.91%) CSS
4 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) Spring
5 8 (36.36%) Apache Camel
5 8 (36.36%) Guice
6 5 (22.73%) CodeIgniter
6 5 (22.73%) Django
6 5 (22.73%) Phalcon
7 4 (18.18%) JSON
8 1 (4.55%) .NET
8 1 (4.55%) Ajax
8 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.55%) HATEOAS
8 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.55%) J2EE
8 1 (4.55%) Laravel
8 1 (4.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) User Experience
2 5 (22.73%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Android
2 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 5 (22.73%) CentOS
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Microservices
2 9 (40.91%) Open Source
2 9 (40.91%) Project Management
3 8 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 8 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (36.36%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 6 (27.27%) Scrum
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
7 2 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.09%) OOP
7 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Analytics
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (4.55%) High Availability
8 1 (4.55%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) PHP
5 5 (22.73%) Python
6 3 (13.64%) C
7 2 (9.09%) C++
8 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO 9001
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) Atlassian