Period
to 23 September 2017

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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 72 79
Rank change year-on-year +29 +7 +6
Permanent jobs citing REST 132 87 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 8.17% 4.08% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.97% 11.87% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 116 85 68
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -8.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 696 733 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 43.10% 34.35% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 593 562 679
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 23 September 2017.

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 23 September 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
Cheltenham +22 54 £49,000 -10.91% 1
Gloucester +24 20 £40,000 -13.04% 1
Cirencester -20 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Stroud - 5 £30,000 -
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for REST.

1 112 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (84.09%) XML
3 106 (80.30%) SOAP
4 104 (78.79%) Java
4 104 (78.79%) BDD
5 103 (78.03%) TDD
6 99 (75.00%) Scrum
7 97 (73.48%) JSON
8 96 (72.73%) JIRA
9 93 (70.45%) JUnit
10 91 (68.94%) Mule
10 91 (68.94%) Git (software)
11 90 (68.18%) Spring
12 89 (67.42%) Hibernate
12 89 (67.42%) Linux
12 89 (67.42%) Mule ESB
13 86 (65.15%) Web Services
14 85 (64.39%) MVC
14 85 (64.39%) Amazon AWS
15 80 (60.61%) Tomcat
16 79 (59.85%) Kanban
17 78 (59.09%) MongoDB
17 78 (59.09%) SAP
18 76 (57.58%) Spring MVC
18 76 (57.58%) Integration Testing
19 75 (56.82%) JPA
19 75 (56.82%) Spring Integration
19 75 (56.82%) Apache Camel
19 75 (56.82%) Finance
19 75 (56.82%) 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 91 (68.94%) Mule
2 89 (67.42%) Mule ESB
3 80 (60.61%) Tomcat
4 63 (47.73%) JBoss
5 23 (17.42%) Confluence
6 19 (14.39%) Apache
7 14 (10.61%) Anypoint
7 14 (10.61%) WebSphere
8 11 (8.33%) GlassFish
8 11 (8.33%) WebLogic
9 7 (5.30%) CMS
10 3 (2.27%) IIS
11 2 (1.52%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.76%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 85 (64.39%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (49.24%) SaaS
3 63 (47.73%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (3.03%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.03%) Route 53
4 4 (3.03%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 4 (3.03%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) SSH
1 4 (3.03%) VPN
2 3 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (59.09%) MongoDB
2 67 (50.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 67 (50.76%) NoSQL
3 23 (17.42%) MySQL
4 14 (10.61%) SQL Server
5 12 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.79%) Big Data
8 4 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 96 (72.73%) JIRA
2 93 (70.45%) JUnit
3 91 (68.94%) Git (software)
4 63 (47.73%) IntelliJ
5 33 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 22 (16.67%) Cucumber
7 18 (13.64%) Maven
8 17 (12.88%) Eclipse
9 14 (10.61%) Jenkins
9 14 (10.61%) SoapUI
10 11 (8.33%) Gradle
11 8 (6.06%) PostCSS
11 8 (6.06%) Selenium
12 6 (4.55%) Travis CI
13 4 (3.03%) Bitbucket
13 4 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (3.03%) Vagrant
13 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
13 4 (3.03%) WebDriver
13 4 (3.03%) Zephyr
General
1 75 (56.82%) Finance
2 74 (56.06%) Electronics
2 74 (56.06%) Manufacturing
2 74 (56.06%) Marketing
2 74 (56.06%) Telecoms
3 52 (39.39%) Retail
4 3 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 95 (71.97%) Developer
2 63 (47.73%) Java Developer
3 35 (26.52%) Senior Developer
4 28 (21.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (10.61%) Software Engineer
6 13 (9.85%) Team Leader
7 12 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
7 12 (9.09%) PHP Developer
7 12 (9.09%) Software Development Team Leader
7 12 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
8 8 (6.06%) Java Development Team Leader
8 8 (6.06%) Java Team Leader
8 8 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.30%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.03%) Junior
11 4 (3.03%) Junior Developer
11 4 (3.03%) Test Engineer
11 4 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (84.09%) XML
2 106 (80.30%) SOAP
3 97 (73.48%) JSON
4 90 (68.18%) Spring
5 89 (67.42%) Hibernate
6 86 (65.15%) Web Services
7 76 (57.58%) Spring MVC
8 75 (56.82%) Apache Camel
8 75 (56.82%) JPA
8 75 (56.82%) Spring Integration
9 27 (20.45%) CSS
10 25 (18.94%) HTML
11 20 (15.15%) AngularJS
12 17 (12.88%) J2EE
12 17 (12.88%) jQuery
13 14 (10.61%) HTML5
14 12 (9.09%) Node.js
14 12 (9.09%) React
15 11 (8.33%) CSS3
15 11 (8.33%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (0.76%) iPhone
3 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.76%) PMI
3 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 89 (67.42%) Linux
2 9 (6.82%) Unix
3 3 (2.27%) Windows
3 3 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.52%) Android
4 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (78.79%) BDD
3 103 (78.03%) TDD
4 99 (75.00%) Scrum
5 85 (64.39%) MVC
6 79 (59.85%) Kanban
7 76 (57.58%) Integration Testing
8 74 (56.06%) Business Intelligence
8 74 (56.06%) Digital Marketing
8 74 (56.06%) Programme Management
9 52 (39.39%) E-Commerce
10 22 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 21 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (13.64%) Software Engineering
13 16 (12.12%) OOP
14 11 (8.33%) API Design
14 11 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
14 11 (8.33%) Release Management
14 11 (8.33%) Software Delivery
14 11 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 104 (78.79%) Java
2 26 (19.70%) JavaScript
3 23 (17.42%) SQL
4 17 (12.88%) C#
5 15 (11.36%) PHP
5 15 (11.36%) XPath
6 14 (10.61%) Groovy
7 11 (8.33%) Ruby
8 8 (6.06%) ES6
9 4 (3.03%) Apex Code
9 4 (3.03%) C
10 3 (2.27%) C++
10 3 (2.27%) Jython
10 3 (2.27%) Python
10 3 (2.27%) VBScript
11 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (15.15%) Degree
2 4 (3.03%) ISEB
2 4 (3.03%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (8.33%) CloudHub
2 4 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.27%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 78 (59.09%) SAP
2 75 (56.82%) Apple
3 15 (11.36%) Oracle
4 14 (10.61%) IBM
5 12 (9.09%) Atlassian
6 11 (8.33%) MuleSoft
7 7 (5.30%) HP
8 6 (4.55%) Zend
9 4 (3.03%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.27%) CA
11 2 (1.52%) TIBCO