Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 39 54
Rank change year-on-year -24 +15 +35
Permanent jobs citing REST 50 113 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.46% 8.00% 5.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.50% 20.21% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34 97 153
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% -14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £59,250 £60,000 £63,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% -

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 476 559 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 32.90% 39.59% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 342 487 704
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,575 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,125
South West median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% +2.41% +7.79%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -8 22 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Gloucester -12 2 £43,750 +9.38% 4
Cirencester +6 1 £48,000 +12.94% 2
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (52.00%) MySQL
3 25 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 24 (48.00%) Java
5 23 (46.00%) HTTP
6 22 (44.00%) SOAP
6 22 (44.00%) Spring MVC
7 21 (42.00%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (38.00%) JIRA
8 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
8 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
8 19 (38.00%) Web Services
8 19 (38.00%) Linux
9 18 (36.00%) Git (software)
10 17 (34.00%) Node.js
11 16 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
11 16 (32.00%) PHP
12 15 (30.00%) HTML
12 15 (30.00%) CSS
12 15 (30.00%) Scrum
12 15 (30.00%) Kanban
13 14 (28.00%) jQuery
13 14 (28.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET
13 14 (28.00%) C#
13 14 (28.00%) .NET
13 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
14 13 (26.00%) Docker
14 13 (26.00%) Salt
14 13 (26.00%) Big Data

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 10 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 6 (12.00%) CMS
2 6 (12.00%) Drupal
3 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) Mule
4 1 (2.00%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 21 (42.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (10.00%) Amazon S3
4 4 (8.00%) SaaS
5 1 (2.00%) IaaS
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.00%) HTTP
2 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (22.00%) SSL
4 10 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (52.00%) MySQL
2 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (26.00%) Big Data
3 13 (26.00%) Hadoop
4 10 (20.00%) Apache Hive
5 5 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.00%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) JIRA
2 18 (36.00%) Git (software)
3 14 (28.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (26.00%) Bitbucket
4 13 (26.00%) CodeSonar
4 13 (26.00%) git-flow
4 13 (26.00%) Robot Framework
4 13 (26.00%) Selenium
5 10 (20.00%) Maven
6 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
6 5 (10.00%) Liquibase
7 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (6.00%) JUnit
8 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (4.00%) Electronics
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
1 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.00%) Marketing
1 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Software Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Test Engineer
4 11 (22.00%) Java Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 9 (18.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (16.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (16.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (16.00%) Java Engineer
7 8 (16.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (14.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (12.00%) MySQL Developer
9 6 (12.00%) PHP Developer
9 6 (12.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 5 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (10.00%) SQL Developer
11 3 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) SOAP
1 22 (44.00%) Spring MVC
2 19 (38.00%) Web Services
3 17 (34.00%) Node.js
4 15 (30.00%) CSS
4 15 (30.00%) HTML
5 14 (28.00%) .NET
5 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
5 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (28.00%) jQuery
6 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
6 13 (26.00%) Django
6 13 (26.00%) Java EE
6 13 (26.00%) LAMP
6 13 (26.00%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (26.00%) STL
7 11 (22.00%) JSON
7 11 (22.00%) Spring
8 9 (18.00%) React
9 5 (10.00%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (12.00%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 13 (26.00%) Android
2 13 (26.00%) Apple iOS
2 13 (26.00%) Mac OS X
2 13 (26.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (30.00%) Kanban
4 15 (30.00%) Scrum
5 13 (26.00%) API Design
5 13 (26.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 13 (26.00%) Multithreading
5 13 (26.00%) MVC
5 13 (26.00%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (26.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 12 (24.00%) B2B
6 12 (24.00%) Coaching
6 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (24.00%) Conversational UI
6 12 (24.00%) DNA
6 12 (24.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 12 (24.00%) Mentoring
7 10 (20.00%) Systems Engineering
7 10 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (48.00%) Java
3 16 (32.00%) PHP
4 14 (28.00%) C#
5 13 (26.00%) C
5 13 (26.00%) C++
5 13 (26.00%) Objective-C
5 13 (26.00%) Python
5 13 (26.00%) SQL
6 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) CCNA
2 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (20.00%) CISSP
2 10 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 10 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) GIAC
2 10 (20.00%) Linux+ Certification
2 10 (20.00%) MCSE
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
2 10 (20.00%) SANS
2 10 (20.00%) SSCP
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) Docker
1 13 (26.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) Puppet
1 13 (26.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Apple