Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 44 67
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23 +41
Permanent jobs citing REST 42 67 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.80% 6.22% 3.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.58% 11.92% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 44 68 48
Dorset median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% +12.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,125 £26,975
90th Percentile £48,375 £48,750 £77,500
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 Dorset with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 554 562 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 50.09% 52.13% 49.49%
Number of salaries quoted 498 516 561
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £49,125 £60,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 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
Poole -19 29 £33,350 -25.89%
Bournemouth -9 4 £45,000 +21.62%
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Dorset region with a requirement for REST.

1 36 (85.71%) SQL
2 31 (73.81%) Web Services
3 24 (57.14%) SOAP
3 24 (57.14%) C#
4 21 (50.00%) .NET
4 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (47.62%) MVC
5 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET
6 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
7 18 (42.86%) ETL
7 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (33.33%) CMS
8 14 (33.33%) Data Management
8 14 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
8 14 (33.33%) Analytics
8 14 (33.33%) Umbraco
9 13 (30.95%) jQuery
9 13 (30.95%) CSS
9 13 (30.95%) HTML
10 12 (28.57%) VB.NET
10 12 (28.57%) Finance
10 12 (28.57%) LINQ
11 11 (26.19%) JSON
11 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (26.19%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (23.81%) XML
12 10 (23.81%) Migration
12 10 (23.81%) Web Development
12 10 (23.81%) Data Migration

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 14 (33.33%) CMS
1 14 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.76%) EPiServer
2 2 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SAP Business ByDesign
1 4 (9.52%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (19.05%) Power BI
3 8 (19.05%) QlikView
3 8 (19.05%) Semantic Layer
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.14%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
1 2 (4.76%) MSTest
1 2 (4.76%) NUnit
1 2 (4.76%) Ranorex
1 2 (4.76%) Selenium
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) git-flow
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) .NET Developer
3 16 (38.10%) .NET Web Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Web Developer
4 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 12 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 10 (23.81%) .NET Applications Developer
5 10 (23.81%) .NET Web Applications Developer
5 10 (23.81%) Applications Developer
5 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
5 10 (23.81%) C# Application Developer
5 10 (23.81%) C# Web Applications Developer
5 10 (23.81%) C# Web Developer
5 10 (23.81%) Web Applications Developer
6 9 (21.43%) Consultant
7 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (9.52%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) Web Services
2 24 (57.14%) SOAP
3 21 (50.00%) .NET
4 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 18 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
7 13 (30.95%) CSS
7 13 (30.95%) HTML
7 13 (30.95%) jQuery
8 12 (28.57%) LINQ
9 11 (26.19%) JSON
10 10 (23.81%) XML
11 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
13 1 (2.38%) Ajax
13 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
13 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 1 (2.38%) Regular Expression
13 1 (2.38%) Spring
13 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Contactless
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Fintech
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.38%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) MVC
2 18 (42.86%) ETL
3 14 (33.33%) Analytics
3 14 (33.33%) Data Management
4 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.81%) Data Governance
5 10 (23.81%) Data Integration
5 10 (23.81%) Data Migration
5 10 (23.81%) Data Munging
5 10 (23.81%) Master Data Management
5 10 (23.81%) Migration
5 10 (23.81%) Web Application Development
5 10 (23.81%) Web Development
6 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (19.05%) ERP
7 7 (16.67%) Visualisation
8 6 (14.29%) Data Analytics
9 5 (11.90%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) SQL
2 24 (57.14%) C#
3 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
4 12 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 8 (19.05%) VBA
6 3 (7.14%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) Java
7 2 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Cognos
2 8 (19.05%) Tableau
3 4 (9.52%) SAP
4 2 (4.76%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.38%) Xamarin