Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 45 103
Rank change year-on-year -1 +58 -2
Permanent jobs citing REST 92 138 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 6.06% 7.30% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.23% 17.02% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 86 146 43
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% -10.00% +45.45%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,875 £42,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,269 £42,750
% change year-on-year -0.59% +5.89% +6.88%

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 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 604 811 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 39.82% 42.89% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 530 657 472
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 April 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 23 April 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 -9 38 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Gloucester +18 23 £50,000 -7.41% 1
Cirencester +7 8 £42,500 -32.00%
REST
South West

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

1 70 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (67.39%) Java
2 62 (67.39%) JIRA
3 56 (60.87%) XML
4 55 (59.78%) Git (software)
5 49 (53.26%) JavaScript
6 48 (52.17%) SOAP
6 48 (52.17%) JSON
7 46 (50.00%) TDD
8 45 (48.91%) Scrum
9 44 (47.83%) Web Services
9 44 (47.83%) Linux
10 43 (46.74%) JUnit
11 40 (43.48%) HTML
11 40 (43.48%) Hibernate
11 40 (43.48%) Spring
12 39 (42.39%) MongoDB
12 39 (42.39%) CSS
13 34 (36.96%) JPA
14 33 (35.87%) Software Engineering
15 32 (34.78%) Spring MVC
15 32 (34.78%) SQL
15 32 (34.78%) JBoss
15 32 (34.78%) Tomcat
16 31 (33.70%) MVC
16 31 (33.70%) Integration Testing
17 30 (32.61%) Mule
17 30 (32.61%) BDD
17 30 (32.61%) Amazon AWS
18 28 (30.43%) Kanban

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 32 (34.78%) JBoss
1 32 (34.78%) Tomcat
2 30 (32.61%) Mule
3 27 (29.35%) Mule ESB
4 25 (27.17%) Confluence
5 13 (14.13%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (11.96%) Apache
7 7 (7.61%) IIS
8 6 (6.52%) Apache Pig
9 5 (5.43%) Anypoint
9 5 (5.43%) Drupal
9 5 (5.43%) GlassFish
9 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
9 5 (5.43%) WebSphere
10 4 (4.35%) CMS
10 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) InfoPath
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (32.61%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (28.26%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (22.83%) SaaS
4 10 (10.87%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (6.52%) Heroku
6 3 (3.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (2.17%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.22%) HTTP
2 6 (6.52%) Firewall
2 6 (6.52%) SSL
2 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (42.39%) MongoDB
2 27 (29.35%) MySQL
2 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
3 23 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 23 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 14 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (13.04%) Relational Database
6 8 (8.70%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (7.61%) Big Data
7 7 (7.61%) Hadoop
7 7 (7.61%) MySQL Workbench
8 6 (6.52%) Apache Hive
9 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.09%) OLTP
11 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (67.39%) JIRA
2 55 (59.78%) Git (software)
3 43 (46.74%) JUnit
4 23 (25.00%) IntelliJ
5 21 (22.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (17.39%) Maven
7 13 (14.13%) Selenium
8 12 (13.04%) Eclipse
8 12 (13.04%) SoapUI
9 11 (11.96%) Visual Studio
10 8 (8.70%) Bitbucket
11 7 (7.61%) Ant
11 7 (7.61%) Cucumber
11 7 (7.61%) HP UFT
11 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
12 6 (6.52%) CodeSonar
12 6 (6.52%) git-flow
12 6 (6.52%) Robot Framework
13 5 (5.43%) Gradle
14 1 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 28 (30.43%) Marketing
2 27 (29.35%) Finance
3 24 (26.09%) Retail
4 20 (21.74%) Electronics
4 20 (21.74%) Manufacturing
4 20 (21.74%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.26%) Law
6 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (54.35%) Developer
2 32 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 18 (19.57%) Senior Developer
4 17 (18.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (17.39%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Applications Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Software Applications Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Test Manager
8 6 (6.52%) Test Automation Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Java Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Java Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.35%) PHP Software Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Salesforce Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.26%) Team Leader
11 3 (3.26%) Technical Leader
11 3 (3.26%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (60.87%) XML
2 48 (52.17%) JSON
2 48 (52.17%) SOAP
3 44 (47.83%) Web Services
4 40 (43.48%) Hibernate
4 40 (43.48%) HTML
4 40 (43.48%) Spring
5 39 (42.39%) CSS
6 34 (36.96%) JPA
7 32 (34.78%) Spring MVC
8 22 (23.91%) .NET
9 21 (22.83%) Apache Camel
9 21 (22.83%) Spring Integration
10 19 (20.65%) Java EE
11 17 (18.48%) jQuery
12 15 (16.30%) XSD
12 15 (16.30%) XSLT
13 14 (15.22%) J2EE
14 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET
15 10 (10.87%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.35%) W3C
4 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) iPhone
5 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (47.83%) Linux
2 14 (15.22%) Windows
3 7 (7.61%) Android
3 7 (7.61%) Unix
4 6 (6.52%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.52%) Mac OS X
4 6 (6.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (50.00%) TDD
3 45 (48.91%) Scrum
4 33 (35.87%) Software Engineering
5 31 (33.70%) Integration Testing
5 31 (33.70%) MVC
6 30 (32.61%) BDD
7 28 (30.43%) Kanban
8 26 (28.26%) E-Commerce
9 21 (22.83%) Test Automation
10 20 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
10 20 (21.74%) Programme Management
11 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (17.39%) SDLC
12 13 (14.13%) DevOps
13 11 (11.96%) API Design
13 11 (11.96%) Service Management
13 11 (11.96%) Software Delivery
14 10 (10.87%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 62 (67.39%) Java
2 49 (53.26%) JavaScript
3 32 (34.78%) SQL
4 23 (25.00%) C#
5 15 (16.30%) C++
5 15 (16.30%) Python
6 14 (15.22%) PHP
7 12 (13.04%) Groovy
8 9 (9.78%) C
9 7 (7.61%) Apex Code
9 7 (7.61%) Java 8
9 7 (7.61%) Jython
9 7 (7.61%) Ruby
9 7 (7.61%) VBScript
10 6 (6.52%) Objective-C
11 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
11 5 (5.43%) T-SQL
11 5 (5.43%) XPath
12 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Degree
2 12 (13.04%) DV Cleared
2 12 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.43%) CISSP
4 4 (4.35%) CCNA
4 4 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.35%) GIAC
4 4 (4.35%) Linux+ Certification
4 4 (4.35%) MCSE
4 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (4.35%) SANS
4 4 (4.35%) SSCP
5 1 (1.09%) CEH
5 1 (1.09%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.09%) GDPR
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) Docker
2 6 (6.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (17.39%) Puppet
2 10 (10.87%) Kibana
2 10 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.61%) CA Service Virtualization
3 7 (7.61%) HP ALM
4 6 (6.52%) Salt
5 3 (3.26%) CloudHub
6 1 (1.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) Apple
2 20 (21.74%) SAP
3 15 (16.30%) Oracle
4 9 (9.78%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.78%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (7.61%) CA
5 7 (7.61%) HP
6 5 (5.43%) IBM
6 5 (5.43%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.17%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.09%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.09%) Capita
8 1 (1.09%) LogRhythm