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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 65 76
Rank change year-on-year +24 +11 +19
Permanent jobs citing REST 118 110 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.90% 4.84% 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.88% 13.96% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 102 113 71
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,625 £63,750 £68,750
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 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 625 788 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 41.83% 34.70% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 536 657 669
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £29,150 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 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 18 November 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 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
Cheltenham +13 47 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Cirencester -7 12 £42,500 +6.25%
Gloucester +15 8 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Stroud - 4 £30,000 -
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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for REST.

1 102 (86.44%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (85.59%) Java
2 101 (85.59%) SOAP
3 100 (84.75%) XML
3 100 (84.75%) JIRA
3 100 (84.75%) BDD
4 99 (83.90%) TDD
5 92 (77.97%) Scrum
6 86 (72.88%) JUnit
7 83 (70.34%) Git (software)
8 81 (68.64%) JSON
8 81 (68.64%) Linux
9 80 (67.80%) Tomcat
10 79 (66.95%) Hibernate
10 79 (66.95%) Spring
10 79 (66.95%) Amazon AWS
10 79 (66.95%) Mule
10 79 (66.95%) Mule ESB
11 72 (61.02%) Kanban
12 70 (59.32%) MongoDB
12 70 (59.32%) MVC
13 68 (57.63%) Web Services
13 68 (57.63%) Spring MVC
14 65 (55.08%) Integration Testing
14 65 (55.08%) SaaS
15 64 (54.24%) Spring Integration
15 64 (54.24%) Apache Camel
15 64 (54.24%) JPA
15 64 (54.24%) Apple
16 62 (52.54%) Finance

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 80 (67.80%) Tomcat
2 79 (66.95%) Mule
2 79 (66.95%) Mule ESB
3 54 (45.76%) JBoss
4 28 (23.73%) Apache
5 21 (17.80%) Confluence
6 15 (12.71%) Anypoint
6 15 (12.71%) WebSphere
7 11 (9.32%) IIS
8 10 (8.47%) GlassFish
8 10 (8.47%) WebLogic
9 4 (3.39%) Apache Pig
9 4 (3.39%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 79 (66.95%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (55.08%) SaaS
3 54 (45.76%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (3.39%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.39%) Route 53
4 4 (3.39%) Serverless
5 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (1.69%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.56%) HTTP
2 5 (4.24%) Firewall
2 5 (4.24%) VPN
3 4 (3.39%) SSH
3 4 (3.39%) SSL
3 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (59.32%) MongoDB
2 58 (49.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 58 (49.15%) NoSQL
3 21 (17.80%) MySQL
4 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
5 13 (11.02%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.93%) Big Data
7 4 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (3.39%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.39%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.85%) MySQL Workbench
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 100 (84.75%) JIRA
2 86 (72.88%) JUnit
3 83 (70.34%) Git (software)
4 54 (45.76%) IntelliJ
5 33 (27.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 27 (22.88%) Eclipse
7 26 (22.03%) Cucumber
7 26 (22.03%) Maven
8 22 (18.64%) SoapUI
9 21 (17.80%) Jenkins
10 17 (14.41%) Selenium
11 12 (10.17%) Ant
11 12 (10.17%) HP UFT
11 12 (10.17%) Visual Studio
12 10 (8.47%) Gradle
13 8 (6.78%) Bitbucket
14 4 (3.39%) Robot Framework
14 4 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (3.39%) Vagrant
14 4 (3.39%) Zephyr
General
1 62 (52.54%) Finance
2 60 (50.85%) Marketing
3 59 (50.00%) Electronics
3 59 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 59 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 53 (44.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Back Office
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (61.86%) Developer
2 54 (45.76%) Java Developer
3 31 (26.27%) Senior Developer
4 23 (19.49%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (15.25%) Software Engineer
6 12 (10.17%) Team Leader
7 11 (9.32%) Test Automation Manager
7 11 (9.32%) Test Manager
8 10 (8.47%) Development Team Leader
8 10 (8.47%) Software Development Team Leader
8 10 (8.47%) Software Team Leader
9 8 (6.78%) Java Development Team Leader
9 8 (6.78%) Java Team Leader
10 5 (4.24%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Java Engineer
11 4 (3.39%) Junior
11 4 (3.39%) Junior Developer
11 4 (3.39%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.39%) Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (3.39%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (85.59%) SOAP
2 100 (84.75%) XML
3 81 (68.64%) JSON
4 79 (66.95%) Hibernate
4 79 (66.95%) Spring
5 68 (57.63%) Spring MVC
5 68 (57.63%) Web Services
6 64 (54.24%) Apache Camel
6 64 (54.24%) JPA
6 64 (54.24%) Spring Integration
7 26 (22.03%) J2EE
8 23 (19.49%) CSS
8 23 (19.49%) HTML
9 20 (16.95%) .NET
10 17 (14.41%) jQuery
11 16 (13.56%) Gherkin
12 10 (8.47%) JMS
12 10 (8.47%) Node.js
12 10 (8.47%) XSD
12 10 (8.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.47%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.85%) iPhone
3 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 81 (68.64%) Linux
2 16 (13.56%) Windows
3 11 (9.32%) Unix
3 11 (9.32%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.08%) Android
5 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.39%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (86.44%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (84.75%) BDD
3 99 (83.90%) TDD
4 92 (77.97%) Scrum
5 72 (61.02%) Kanban
6 70 (59.32%) MVC
7 65 (55.08%) Integration Testing
8 59 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
8 59 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
8 59 (50.00%) Programme Management
9 53 (44.92%) E-Commerce
10 31 (26.27%) Test Automation
11 21 (17.80%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (17.80%) Software Engineering
12 14 (11.86%) API Design
13 13 (11.02%) User Stories
14 12 (10.17%) Waterfall
15 11 (9.32%) Release Management
15 11 (9.32%) Software Delivery
15 11 (9.32%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (85.59%) Java
2 27 (22.88%) SQL
3 26 (22.03%) JavaScript
4 22 (18.64%) C#
4 22 (18.64%) Groovy
5 16 (13.56%) C++
5 16 (13.56%) Python
5 16 (13.56%) Ruby
6 14 (11.86%) XPath
7 12 (10.17%) VBScript
8 11 (9.32%) Jython
9 8 (6.78%) C
10 7 (5.93%) PHP
11 4 (3.39%) ES6
11 4 (3.39%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.54%) Apex Code
12 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (22.88%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) CISSP
2 4 (3.39%) ISEB
2 4 (3.39%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.54%) CCNA
3 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.54%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (2.54%) GIAC
3 3 (2.54%) Linux+ Certification
3 3 (2.54%) MCSE
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.54%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (2.54%) SANS
3 3 (2.54%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (2.54%) SSCP
4 1 (0.85%) CEH
4 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (6.78%) Docker
2 4 (3.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (10.17%) CA Service Virtualization
2 10 (8.47%) CloudHub
3 4 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.39%) Puppet
3 4 (3.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 64 (54.24%) Apple
2 61 (51.69%) SAP
3 16 (13.56%) HP
3 16 (13.56%) Oracle
4 15 (12.71%) IBM
5 12 (10.17%) CA
6 10 (8.47%) Atlassian
6 10 (8.47%) MuleSoft
7 9 (7.63%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.54%) Zend