Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 45 71
Rank change year-on-year -8 +26 -3
Permanent jobs citing REST 9 40 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 1.80% 4.62% 2.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 11.43% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 26
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +29.87%
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -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 174 350 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 34.73% 40.42% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 147 283 363
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,029
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +1.12% +5.07%
10th Percentile £29,200 £31,250 £27,197
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Somerset

REST
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing REST in Somerset.

Salary trend for REST in Somerset

REST
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST in Somerset over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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
Bath -6 8 £51,250 +13.89% 5
Street -1 1 £65,000 -13.33%
REST
South West

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) AWS
1 7 (77.78%) React
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 4 (44.44%) Gradle
4 4 (44.44%) Go
4 4 (44.44%) GCP
4 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
4 4 (44.44%) Docker
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) Maven
4 4 (44.44%) Google
4 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
4 4 (44.44%) Vue.js
5 3 (33.33%) TypeScript

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) AWS
2 4 (44.44%) GCP
3 2 (22.22%) npm
3 2 (22.22%) Serverless
4 1 (11.11%) Azure
4 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Gradle
1 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) webpack
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Angular Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) React
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) Vue.js
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Core
5 2 (22.22%) Redux
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) GraphQL
6 1 (11.11%) jQuery
6 1 (11.11%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Fintech
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Go
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 2 (22.22%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Xamarin
2 1 (11.11%) Zend