Period
to 21 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 40 73
Rank change year-on-year -17 +33 +4
Permanent jobs citing REST 77 136 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.59% 8.36% 4.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.94% 18.99% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80 119 84
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 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 645 716 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.46% 44.01% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 533 604 559
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,125 £62,500
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 21 September 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 September 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 46 £55,000 +17.31% 10
Gloucester +1 13 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Cirencester +11 3 £40,000 -
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 51 (66.23%) Java
1 51 (66.23%) JavaScript
2 45 (58.44%) JIRA
3 43 (55.84%) SOAP
4 41 (53.25%) Linux
4 41 (53.25%) Spring MVC
5 40 (51.95%) HTML
5 40 (51.95%) MySQL
5 40 (51.95%) CSS
6 37 (48.05%) Web Services
6 37 (48.05%) Spring
7 36 (46.75%) Git (software)
8 34 (44.16%) JSON
9 33 (42.86%) Software Engineering
9 33 (42.86%) Scrum
9 33 (42.86%) MVC
10 32 (41.56%) Amazon AWS
11 31 (40.26%) Amazon EC2
11 31 (40.26%) SQL Server
11 31 (40.26%) Integration Testing
12 28 (36.36%) Kanban
13 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (33.77%) SQL
14 26 (33.77%) AngularJS
15 24 (31.17%) jQuery
16 23 (29.87%) PHP
16 23 (29.87%) Node.js
17 21 (27.27%) TDD
18 20 (25.97%) Hibernate
18 20 (25.97%) Mule

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 20 (25.97%) Mule
2 17 (22.08%) JBoss
3 16 (20.78%) Mule ESB
4 15 (19.48%) Tomcat
5 12 (15.58%) Apache Pig
6 10 (12.99%) Drupal
7 9 (11.69%) CMS
8 5 (6.49%) Confluence
8 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
9 4 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (41.56%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (40.26%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (20.78%) SaaS
4 14 (18.18%) Amazon S3
5 12 (15.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (5.19%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) TCP/IP
2 12 (15.58%) Firewall
2 12 (15.58%) HTTP
2 12 (15.58%) SSL
3 6 (7.79%) Internet
4 2 (2.60%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (51.95%) MySQL
2 31 (40.26%) SQL Server
3 18 (23.38%) MongoDB
4 17 (22.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 17 (22.08%) NoSQL
5 14 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
5 14 (18.18%) Big Data
5 14 (18.18%) Hadoop
5 14 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (15.58%) Apache Hive
7 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (58.44%) JIRA
2 36 (46.75%) Git (software)
3 17 (22.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (22.08%) IntelliJ
3 17 (22.08%) JUnit
4 16 (20.78%) Maven
5 15 (19.48%) Bitbucket
6 13 (16.88%) CodeSonar
6 13 (16.88%) git-flow
6 13 (16.88%) Robot Framework
6 13 (16.88%) Selenium
7 12 (15.58%) Eclipse
7 12 (15.58%) Liquibase
8 2 (2.60%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.30%) TestNG
General
1 19 (24.68%) Finance
2 17 (22.08%) Retail
3 14 (18.18%) Marketing
4 13 (16.88%) Electronics
4 13 (16.88%) Manufacturing
4 13 (16.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (70.13%) Developer
2 36 (46.75%) Java Developer
3 29 (37.66%) Senior Developer
3 29 (37.66%) Senior Java Developer
4 16 (20.78%) Java Engineer
5 15 (19.48%) Software Engineer
6 12 (15.58%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
7 11 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Java Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (5.19%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (5.19%) PHP Developer
9 4 (5.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 3 (3.90%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.90%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Backend Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (55.84%) SOAP
2 41 (53.25%) Spring MVC
3 40 (51.95%) CSS
3 40 (51.95%) HTML
4 37 (48.05%) Spring
4 37 (48.05%) Web Services
5 34 (44.16%) JSON
6 26 (33.77%) AngularJS
7 24 (31.17%) jQuery
8 23 (29.87%) Node.js
9 20 (25.97%) Hibernate
10 19 (24.68%) JPA
10 19 (24.68%) XML
11 17 (22.08%) Java EE
12 15 (19.48%) .NET
12 15 (19.48%) Apache Camel
12 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET
12 15 (19.48%) Spring Integration
13 13 (16.88%) CSS3
13 13 (16.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (6.49%) W3C
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.30%) Cybercrime
3 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (53.25%) Linux
2 13 (16.88%) Android
2 13 (16.88%) Apple iOS
2 13 (16.88%) Mac OS X
2 13 (16.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) MVC
1 33 (42.86%) Scrum
1 33 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 31 (40.26%) Integration Testing
3 28 (36.36%) Kanban
4 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (27.27%) TDD
6 20 (25.97%) E-Commerce
7 17 (22.08%) Multithreading
8 16 (20.78%) BDD
9 13 (16.88%) API Design
9 13 (16.88%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (16.88%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (16.88%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (16.88%) Ethical Hacking
9 13 (16.88%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (16.88%) Programme Management
9 13 (16.88%) Reverse Engineering
9 13 (16.88%) Test Automation
10 12 (15.58%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 51 (66.23%) Java
1 51 (66.23%) JavaScript
2 26 (33.77%) SQL
3 23 (29.87%) PHP
4 15 (19.48%) C#
5 14 (18.18%) Python
6 13 (16.88%) C
6 13 (16.88%) C++
6 13 (16.88%) Objective-C
7 12 (15.58%) Bash Shell
7 12 (15.58%) PowerShell
8 7 (9.09%) Java 8
9 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.30%) R
9 1 (1.30%) SOQL
9 1 (1.30%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) CISSP
1 13 (16.88%) DV Cleared
1 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.58%) CCNA
2 12 (15.58%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (15.58%) CompTIA Security+
2 12 (15.58%) GIAC
2 12 (15.58%) Linux+ Certification
2 12 (15.58%) MCSE
2 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.58%) Network+ Certification
2 12 (15.58%) SANS
2 12 (15.58%) SSCP
3 1 (1.30%) CEH
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.30%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) Docker
1 13 (16.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) Puppet
2 13 (16.88%) Salt
3 1 (1.30%) Kibana
3 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.30%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Apple
2 14 (18.18%) Atlassian
3 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.88%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.30%) Capita
4 1 (1.30%) Informatica
4 1 (1.30%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com