Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 70 52
Rank change year-on-year -10 -18 +23
Permanent jobs citing REST 40 19 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.92% 1.99% 4.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.93% 4.01% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 42 18 53
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £34,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.49% -23.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,125 £28,250
90th Percentile £62,625 £46,125 £47,500
South West median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%

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 674 474 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 49.13% 49.74% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 624 423 504
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 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
Bournemouth -1 20 £36,500 -14.12%
Poole -23 11 £33,000 -3.65% 9
Blandford Forum - 7 £37,500 - 2
Dorchester - 4 £37,500 -
Ferndown - 4 £37,500 -
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Dorset region with a requirement for REST.

1 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (60.00%) .NET
3 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (57.50%) AngularJS
4 22 (55.00%) SOAP
5 17 (42.50%) MVC
6 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (37.50%) Vue.js
8 14 (35.00%) jQuery
8 14 (35.00%) C#
8 14 (35.00%) JSON
9 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
9 13 (32.50%) SQL
9 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
9 13 (32.50%) XML
9 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
10 11 (27.50%) Migration
11 10 (25.00%) React
12 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
13 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (20.00%) E-business
13 8 (20.00%) Degree
13 8 (20.00%) TDD
13 8 (20.00%) Python
13 8 (20.00%) Linux
14 7 (17.50%) Elastic Stack
14 7 (17.50%) Redux

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 4 (10.00%) WordPress
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
1 1 (2.50%) OpenCart
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) GitHub
3 1 (2.50%) G Suite
3 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.50%) Selenium
2 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.50%) Subversion
5 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.00%) Maven
6 1 (2.50%) git-flow
6 1 (2.50%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.50%) MSTest
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (32.50%) C# Developer
4 11 (27.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Angular Developer
5 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Python Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Automation Tester
7 4 (10.00%) Software Tester
7 4 (10.00%) Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (7.50%) Sitecore Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Core Java Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) .NET
2 23 (57.50%) AngularJS
3 22 (55.00%) SOAP
4 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (37.50%) Vue.js
6 14 (35.00%) jQuery
6 14 (35.00%) JSON
7 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
7 13 (32.50%) XML
8 10 (25.00%) React
9 8 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (17.50%) CSS
10 7 (17.50%) Elastic Stack
10 7 (17.50%) Ember.js
10 7 (17.50%) HTML
10 7 (17.50%) Node.js
10 7 (17.50%) Redux
10 7 (17.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) MVC
3 11 (27.50%) Migration
4 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
5 8 (20.00%) E-business
5 8 (20.00%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.00%) DevOps
7 4 (10.00%) User Stories
7 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.00%) Web Development
8 3 (7.50%) Analytics
8 3 (7.50%) API Integration
8 3 (7.50%) Microservices
8 3 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) Wireframes
9 2 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.00%) C#
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (10.00%) PHP
6 3 (7.50%) PHP 5
6 3 (7.50%) PHP 7
7 2 (5.00%) Go
7 2 (5.00%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Sitecore
3 4 (10.00%) Apple
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) Alteryx
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) SnapLogic