Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 53 87
Rank change year-on-year +12 +34 +27
Permanent jobs citing REST 110 135 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.78% 6.07% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.86% 15.96% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 96 154 50
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +71.43%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,375 £65,125
South West median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% - +13.92%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 554 846 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 39.18% 38.06% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 484 699 581
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +9.09%
10th Percentile £28,150 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.79% +6.94%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Gloucestershire

REST
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for REST in Gloucestershire

REST
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Gloucestershire

REST
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Cheltenham +7 41 £49,500 -5.71% 8
Cirencester -8 13 £42,500 -15.00%
Gloucester +22 11 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Stroud - 4 £30,000 -
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for REST.

1 94 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (84.55%) JIRA
3 89 (80.91%) Java
4 88 (80.00%) XML
5 85 (77.27%) TDD
6 84 (76.36%) SOAP
7 77 (70.00%) Scrum
7 77 (70.00%) Git (software)
7 77 (70.00%) BDD
8 72 (65.45%) Linux
9 70 (63.64%) JUnit
10 66 (60.00%) Tomcat
11 65 (59.09%) JSON
12 62 (56.36%) Hibernate
12 62 (56.36%) Amazon AWS
13 61 (55.45%) Spring
13 61 (55.45%) Web Services
14 58 (52.73%) Mule
14 58 (52.73%) MongoDB
14 58 (52.73%) Mule ESB
15 56 (50.91%) Kanban
16 55 (50.00%) Spring MVC
17 53 (48.18%) MVC
18 51 (46.36%) Integration Testing
19 50 (45.45%) JPA
19 50 (45.45%) Marketing
20 48 (43.64%) Finance
21 47 (42.73%) SaaS
22 46 (41.82%) Spring Integration
22 46 (41.82%) Apple

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 66 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 58 (52.73%) Mule
2 58 (52.73%) Mule ESB
3 45 (40.91%) JBoss
4 27 (24.55%) Apache
5 21 (19.09%) Confluence
6 14 (12.73%) IIS
7 12 (10.91%) Anypoint
7 12 (10.91%) WebSphere
8 7 (6.36%) GlassFish
8 7 (6.36%) WebLogic
9 6 (5.45%) Apache Pig
10 4 (3.64%) CMS
10 4 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 62 (56.36%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (42.73%) SaaS
3 41 (37.27%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (3.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (3.64%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (3.64%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (3.64%) Heroku
5 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.64%) Route 53
5 4 (3.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.18%) HTTP
2 7 (6.36%) Firewall
3 6 (5.45%) SSL
3 6 (5.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.55%) VPN
5 4 (3.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (52.73%) MongoDB
2 45 (40.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 45 (40.91%) NoSQL
3 22 (20.00%) MySQL
3 22 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (8.18%) Big Data
6 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.45%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (5.45%) Apache Hive
7 6 (5.45%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.55%) MySQL Workbench
9 4 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.91%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 93 (84.55%) JIRA
2 77 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 70 (63.64%) JUnit
4 41 (37.27%) IntelliJ
5 31 (28.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 26 (23.64%) Eclipse
7 25 (22.73%) Maven
8 22 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 22 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 21 (19.09%) SoapUI
10 20 (18.18%) Selenium
11 16 (14.55%) Visual Studio
12 14 (12.73%) Ant
12 14 (12.73%) HP UFT
13 10 (9.09%) Bitbucket
14 7 (6.36%) Gradle
15 6 (5.45%) CodeSonar
15 6 (5.45%) git-flow
15 6 (5.45%) Robot Framework
16 4 (3.64%) Zephyr
General
1 50 (45.45%) Marketing
2 48 (43.64%) Finance
3 45 (40.91%) Electronics
3 45 (40.91%) Manufacturing
3 45 (40.91%) Telecoms
4 41 (37.27%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (58.18%) Developer
2 42 (38.18%) Java Developer
3 25 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 20 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (14.55%) Software Engineer
6 13 (11.82%) Test Automation Manager
6 13 (11.82%) Test Manager
7 8 (7.27%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.45%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
9 5 (4.55%) Software Development Team Leader
9 5 (4.55%) Software Team Leader
10 4 (3.64%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Java Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Junior
10 4 (3.64%) Junior Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Salesforce Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (80.00%) XML
2 84 (76.36%) SOAP
3 65 (59.09%) JSON
4 62 (56.36%) Hibernate
5 61 (55.45%) Spring
5 61 (55.45%) Web Services
6 55 (50.00%) Spring MVC
7 50 (45.45%) JPA
8 46 (41.82%) Apache Camel
8 46 (41.82%) Spring Integration
9 30 (27.27%) HTML
10 28 (25.45%) .NET
10 28 (25.45%) CSS
11 25 (22.73%) J2EE
12 20 (18.18%) jQuery
13 18 (16.36%) Gherkin
14 11 (10.00%) Node.js
14 11 (10.00%) XSD
14 11 (10.00%) XSLT
15 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.82%) iPhone
5 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (65.45%) Linux
2 22 (20.00%) Windows
3 14 (12.73%) Unix
4 13 (11.82%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.27%) Android
6 6 (5.45%) Apple iOS
6 6 (5.45%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.91%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (77.27%) TDD
3 77 (70.00%) BDD
3 77 (70.00%) Scrum
4 56 (50.91%) Kanban
5 53 (48.18%) MVC
6 51 (46.36%) Integration Testing
7 45 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
7 45 (40.91%) Digital Marketing
7 45 (40.91%) Programme Management
8 41 (37.27%) E-Commerce
9 33 (30.00%) Test Automation
10 26 (23.64%) Software Engineering
11 23 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (12.73%) Waterfall
13 13 (11.82%) API Design
13 13 (11.82%) Software Testing
14 11 (10.00%) SDLC
15 9 (8.18%) Service Management
15 9 (8.18%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (80.91%) Java
2 38 (34.55%) JavaScript
3 37 (33.64%) SQL
4 27 (24.55%) C#
5 22 (20.00%) C++
6 21 (19.09%) Groovy
7 20 (18.18%) Python
8 18 (16.36%) Ruby
9 14 (12.73%) VBScript
10 13 (11.82%) Jython
11 12 (10.91%) C
12 11 (10.00%) XPath
13 7 (6.36%) PHP
14 6 (5.45%) Objective-C
15 5 (4.55%) Apex Code
16 4 (3.64%) Bash Shell
16 4 (3.64%) ES6
16 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
16 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
17 2 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (23.64%) Degree
2 6 (5.45%) DV Cleared
2 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) CISSP
4 4 (3.64%) CCNA
4 4 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.64%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (3.64%) GIAC
4 4 (3.64%) ISEB
4 4 (3.64%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.64%) Linux+ Certification
4 4 (3.64%) MCSE
4 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.64%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (3.64%) SANS
4 4 (3.64%) SSCP
5 3 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.91%) CEH
6 1 (0.91%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (10.00%) Docker
2 6 (5.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (12.73%) CA Service Virtualization
2 10 (9.09%) Puppet
3 8 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.45%) Salt
5 5 (4.55%) CloudHub
6 4 (3.64%) Kibana
Vendors
1 46 (41.82%) Apple
2 45 (40.91%) SAP
3 18 (16.36%) HP
4 17 (15.45%) Oracle
5 14 (12.73%) CA
6 13 (11.82%) Microsoft
7 12 (10.91%) IBM
8 7 (6.36%) MuleSoft
8 7 (6.36%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (4.55%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.82%) Zend