The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 72 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 -  
Permanent jobs citing REST 8 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.12% 2.12% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.32% 4.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 0
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% -  
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 Dorset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 185 349 465
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 49.07% 49.43% 58.56%
Number of salaries quoted 164 261 430
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Dorset

REST
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for REST in Dorset

REST
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Dorset over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Dorset

REST
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Bournemouth +28 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
REST
South West

REST
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Dorset region with a requirement for REST.

1 28 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (62.86%) SOAP
3 21 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 20 (57.14%) MVC
5 19 (54.29%) CSS
5 19 (54.29%) HTML
6 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (48.57%) AngularJS
8 16 (45.71%) Jenkins
8 16 (45.71%) Ajax
9 15 (42.86%) Subversion
9 15 (42.86%) Maven
9 15 (42.86%) Java
10 14 (40.00%) MySQL
11 12 (34.29%) SQL
11 12 (34.29%) Apache
12 11 (31.43%) OOP
13 10 (28.57%) jQuery
14 9 (25.71%) Performance Testing
14 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
14 9 (25.71%) CakePHP
14 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (25.71%) Drupal
14 9 (25.71%) Oracle RAC
14 9 (25.71%) Spring
14 9 (25.71%) TDD
14 9 (25.71%) Games
14 9 (25.71%) Web Services
14 9 (25.71%) XML
14 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 12 (34.29%) Apache
2 9 (25.71%) Drupal
2 9 (25.71%) WordPress
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
Business Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) SSL
2 7 (20.00%) HTTP
3 3 (8.57%) Intranet
4 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MySQL
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Impala
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (45.71%) Jenkins
3 15 (42.86%) Maven
3 15 (42.86%) Subversion
4 9 (25.71%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.71%) Selenium
5 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (25.71%) Games
2 7 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Core Java Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Digital Developer
6 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.57%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.86%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Tester
8 1 (2.86%) Web Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) SOAP
2 19 (54.29%) CSS
2 19 (54.29%) HTML
3 17 (48.57%) AngularJS
4 16 (45.71%) Ajax
5 10 (28.57%) jQuery
6 9 (25.71%) CakePHP
6 9 (25.71%) CSS3
6 9 (25.71%) HTML5
6 9 (25.71%) JDBC
6 9 (25.71%) JMS
6 9 (25.71%) JPA
6 9 (25.71%) Laravel
6 9 (25.71%) Spring
6 9 (25.71%) Web Services
6 9 (25.71%) XML
7 8 (22.86%) Backbone.js
8 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (20.00%) Ember.js
8 7 (20.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (25.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) MVC
2 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) OOP
4 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
4 9 (25.71%) High Availability
4 9 (25.71%) Open Source
4 9 (25.71%) Performance Testing
4 9 (25.71%) TDD
4 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
5 7 (20.00%) OO
5 7 (20.00%) OOD
5 7 (20.00%) Service Design
6 6 (17.14%) Web Development
7 4 (11.43%) API Development
8 3 (8.57%) Mobile Commerce
9 2 (5.71%) Data Transformation
9 2 (5.71%) Functional Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.86%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (42.86%) Java
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) PHP
4 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
5 8 (22.86%) C#
6 7 (20.00%) Go
7 3 (8.57%) PHP 5
7 3 (8.57%) PHP 7
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
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