The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 92 109
Rank change year-on-year +28 +17  
Permanent jobs citing REST 261 168 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.93% 3.21% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.93% 8.14% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 228 156 145
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2387 2063 2535
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 45.05% 39.37% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2070 1799 2217
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for REST in the South West

REST
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for REST in the South West

REST
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in the South West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in the South West

REST
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +23 94 £47,960 +6.57% 18
Gloucestershire +26 58 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Wiltshire +19 49 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Somerset +15 37 £37,250 -6.87% 3
Devon +14 18 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cornwall - 7 £42,500 -
Dorset -25 1 - - 3
REST
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South West region with a requirement for REST.

1 334 (63.74%) Java
2 317 (60.50%) Agile Software Development
3 242 (46.18%) SOAP
4 213 (40.65%) Spring
5 212 (40.46%) JavaScript
6 202 (38.55%) HTML
7 186 (35.50%) Scrum
8 185 (35.31%) TDD
9 184 (35.11%) Web Services
10 181 (34.54%) Git (software)
11 179 (34.16%) MVC
12 178 (33.97%) JSON
13 176 (33.59%) XML
14 173 (33.02%) CSS
15 163 (31.11%) Hibernate
16 150 (28.63%) BDD
17 149 (28.44%) Linux
18 148 (28.24%) SQL
18 148 (28.24%) Finance
19 137 (26.15%) AngularJS
20 131 (25.00%) Software Engineering
21 124 (23.66%) C#
22 114 (21.76%) MongoDB
23 113 (21.56%) SAP
24 112 (21.37%) Business Intelligence
24 112 (21.37%) Electronics
25 110 (20.99%) JUnit
25 110 (20.99%) HTML5
26 105 (20.04%) Amazon AWS
26 105 (20.04%) Telecoms

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 93 (17.75%) Tomcat
2 71 (13.55%) Mule
3 66 (12.60%) Mule ESB
4 58 (11.07%) JBoss
5 37 (7.06%) Apache
6 25 (4.77%) IIS
7 23 (4.39%) WebSphere
8 22 (4.20%) Confluence
9 21 (4.01%) Elasticsearch
10 19 (3.63%) WordPress
11 18 (3.44%) Drupal
12 17 (3.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 15 (2.86%) SharePoint
14 13 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (1.91%) GlassFish
15 10 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 6 (1.15%) Anypoint
16 6 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 103 (19.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.53%) Magento
3 6 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.15%) Maximo
3 6 (1.15%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 105 (20.04%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (14.12%) SaaS
3 64 (12.21%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (2.48%) IaaS
5 13 (2.48%) PaaS
6 4 (0.76%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.76%) GitHub
7 3 (0.57%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 3 (0.57%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 2 (0.38%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.19%) Google Play
9 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.59%) HTTP
2 27 (5.15%) SSL
3 8 (1.53%) Internet
3 8 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (1.53%) ZigBee
4 6 (1.15%) DNS
5 5 (0.95%) SSH
6 2 (0.38%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.19%) FTP
7 1 (0.19%) MQTT
7 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (21.76%) MongoDB
2 104 (19.85%) NoSQL
3 89 (16.98%) SQL Server
4 68 (12.98%) MySQL
5 63 (12.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 30 (5.73%) Relational Database
7 24 (4.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (2.67%) RDBMS
10 13 (2.48%) Big Data
11 6 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.95%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.76%) DB2
14 3 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.57%) Redis
14 3 (0.57%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 181 (34.54%) Git (software)
2 110 (20.99%) JUnit
3 104 (19.85%) JIRA
4 77 (14.69%) Maven
5 75 (14.31%) IntelliJ
6 70 (13.36%) Jenkins
7 53 (10.11%) Selenium
8 44 (8.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 37 (7.06%) Cucumber
10 34 (6.49%) Subversion
11 31 (5.92%) WebDriver
12 26 (4.96%) Eclipse
13 23 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
14 21 (4.01%) Mockito
15 20 (3.82%) Jasmine
16 13 (2.48%) Calabash
16 13 (2.48%) SpecFlow
16 13 (2.48%) Visual Studio
17 12 (2.29%) Appium
17 12 (2.29%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 148 (28.24%) Finance
2 112 (21.37%) Electronics
3 105 (20.04%) Telecoms
4 104 (19.85%) Manufacturing
4 104 (19.85%) Marketing
5 49 (9.35%) Retail
6 20 (3.82%) Banking
7 11 (2.10%) Games
8 4 (0.76%) Back Office
8 4 (0.76%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 371 (70.80%) Developer
2 189 (36.07%) Java Developer
3 94 (17.94%) Senior Developer
4 60 (11.45%) Software Engineer
5 56 (10.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 51 (9.73%) Java Engineer
7 43 (8.21%) .NET Developer
8 41 (7.82%) Software Developer
9 40 (7.63%) Java Software Engineer
10 30 (5.73%) Full Stack Developer
11 29 (5.53%) PHP Developer
12 25 (4.77%) C# Developer
13 22 (4.20%) Architect
13 22 (4.20%) Automation Tester
13 22 (4.20%) Lead Developer
13 22 (4.20%) Tester
14 20 (3.82%) Technical Architect
15 18 (3.44%) Java Software Developer
16 17 (3.24%) Junior
17 16 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (46.18%) SOAP
2 213 (40.65%) Spring
3 202 (38.55%) HTML
4 184 (35.11%) Web Services
5 178 (33.97%) JSON
6 176 (33.59%) XML
7 173 (33.02%) CSS
8 163 (31.11%) Hibernate
9 137 (26.15%) AngularJS
10 110 (20.99%) HTML5
11 94 (17.94%) JPA
12 92 (17.56%) Spring MVC
13 89 (16.98%) .NET
14 80 (15.27%) Spring Integration
15 64 (12.21%) ASP.NET
16 61 (11.64%) Apache Camel
17 55 (10.50%) J2EE
18 54 (10.31%) ASP.NET MVC
19 50 (9.54%) jQuery
20 49 (9.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.02%) User Experience
2 62 (11.83%) Computer Science
3 51 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
5 24 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (4.39%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 13 (2.48%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.91%) Mainframe
9 8 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (1.53%) Smart Home
10 7 (1.34%) DataPower
11 6 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
11 6 (1.15%) e-Learning
11 6 (1.15%) Internet of Things
11 6 (1.15%) Social Media
12 5 (0.95%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.76%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.76%) Semantic Web
14 3 (0.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 149 (28.44%) Linux
2 27 (5.15%) Unix
3 24 (4.58%) Apple iOS
4 22 (4.20%) Windows
5 20 (3.82%) Android
6 6 (1.15%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.38%) Solaris
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (60.50%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (35.50%) Scrum
3 185 (35.31%) TDD
4 179 (34.16%) MVC
5 150 (28.63%) BDD
6 131 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 112 (21.37%) Business Intelligence
8 103 (19.66%) Digital Marketing
8 103 (19.66%) Programme Management
9 98 (18.70%) Kanban
10 94 (17.94%) Integration Testing
11 83 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
12 78 (14.89%) OO
12 78 (14.89%) Test Automation
13 70 (13.36%) Microservices
14 64 (12.21%) OOP
15 58 (11.07%) Unit Testing
16 55 (10.50%) Web Development
17 53 (10.11%) SDLC
18 47 (8.97%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 334 (63.74%) Java
2 212 (40.46%) JavaScript
3 148 (28.24%) SQL
4 124 (23.66%) C#
5 71 (13.55%) PHP
6 45 (8.59%) Python
7 34 (6.49%) Ruby
8 22 (4.20%) C++
9 21 (4.01%) C
10 14 (2.67%) Scala
11 13 (2.48%) T-SQL
12 12 (2.29%) Go
13 11 (2.10%) XPath
14 7 (1.34%) Groovy
15 6 (1.15%) Apex Code
15 6 (1.15%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.15%) Perl
15 6 (1.15%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.15%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.95%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 88 (16.79%) Degree
2 40 (7.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (3.44%) ISEB
3 18 (3.44%) ISTQB
4 16 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.05%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.15%) MCPD
5 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.15%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (1.15%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.57%) PhD
7 2 (0.38%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.96%) QA
2 10 (1.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 10 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (3.44%) Docker
2 8 (1.53%) Firmware
3 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (1.15%) CloudHub
1 6 (1.15%) Kubernetes
1 6 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) MOM
Vendors
1 113 (21.56%) SAP
2 58 (11.07%) Apple
3 39 (7.44%) Microsoft
4 27 (5.15%) Oracle
5 24 (4.58%) Adobe
6 23 (4.39%) IBM
7 13 (2.48%) Atlassian
8 11 (2.10%) Coverity
9 8 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.34%) MuleSoft
10 7 (1.34%) Sencha
10 7 (1.34%) Software AG
10 7 (1.34%) Unisys
11 6 (1.15%) HP
11 6 (1.15%) Zend
12 4 (0.76%) Google
12 4 (0.76%) Sybase
13 3 (0.57%) Nokia
14 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
14 2 (0.38%) TIBCO
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 80,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Just Education
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
The People Network
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Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
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Bath, Avon
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Dorset
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Bournemouth
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Bristol, Avon
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Bristol
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Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
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