Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 53 55
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing REST 20 32 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.60% 3.70% 4.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.62% 9.07% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 57
Somerset median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £38,165 £40,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £50,000 £53,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 Somerset with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 302 353 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 39.22% 40.81% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 267 288 546
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,925 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Somerset

REST
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST in Somerset.

Salary trend for REST in Somerset

REST
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for REST in Somerset

REST
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Street +1 6 £67,500 -
Clevedon - 5 £42,500 -
Yeovil - 4 £45,000 - 1
Bath -2 3 £55,000 +15.79% 5
Taunton - 2 £42,675 - 1
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Somerset region with a requirement for REST.

1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) Azure
4 7 (35.00%) AWS
4 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (30.00%) Selenium
5 6 (30.00%) Kanban
5 6 (30.00%) DevOps
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) C#
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) CSS
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) MVC
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) NUnit
6 5 (25.00%) Subversion
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) Web Services
6 5 (25.00%) HTTP
6 5 (25.00%) B2B
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) Microservices
6 5 (25.00%) Dapper ORM

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Azure
2 7 (35.00%) AWS
3 5 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (10.00%) GCP
4 2 (10.00%) Office 365
5 1 (5.00%) OpenShift
5 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Redis
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Selenium
3 5 (25.00%) GitLab
3 5 (25.00%) MSTest
3 5 (25.00%) NUnit
3 5 (25.00%) Subversion
3 5 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 5 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
5 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Python Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Python Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Core
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
2 5 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 5 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (15.00%) React
3 3 (15.00%) Redux
4 2 (10.00%) Django
4 2 (10.00%) Flask
4 2 (10.00%) GraphQL
4 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.00%) Node.js
4 2 (10.00%) React Native
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Blog
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (30.00%) DevOps
4 6 (30.00%) Kanban
4 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) B2B
5 5 (25.00%) Microservices
5 5 (25.00%) Migration
5 5 (25.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.00%) OOP
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) Decision-Making
8 2 (10.00%) Email Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.00%) Go
4 2 (10.00%) Java 8
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 2 (10.00%) Grafana
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) Prometheus
2 2 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec
2 2 (10.00%) Veritas
3 1 (5.00%) SAP