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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 125 121
Rank change year-on-year +71 -4  
Permanent jobs citing REST 268 145 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.30% 2.47% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.20% 6.26% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 222 125 111
Median salary £45,269 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,500 £62,500
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 2196 2318 2620
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.42% 39.51% 43.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1838 1962 2374
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +36 118 £45,000 - 14
Gloucestershire +48 70 £52,500 -12.50% 12
Wiltshire +32 30 £50,990 +27.47% 3
Somerset 0 20 £40,000 -3.61% 5
Cornwall - 14 £45,000 - 4
Dorset +28 8 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Devon -5 8 £53,750 +115.00% 2
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 358 (70.89%) Java
2 341 (67.52%) Agile Software Development
3 249 (49.31%) SOAP
4 245 (48.51%) Spring
5 200 (39.60%) JavaScript
6 189 (37.43%) HTML
7 185 (36.63%) Git (software)
8 179 (35.45%) Web Services
9 173 (34.26%) TDD
10 172 (34.06%) MVC
11 170 (33.66%) Scrum
11 170 (33.66%) XML
12 165 (32.67%) SQL
13 145 (28.71%) BDD
14 143 (28.32%) JSON
15 142 (28.12%) Hibernate
16 140 (27.72%) Linux
17 139 (27.52%) CSS
18 138 (27.33%) Finance
19 134 (26.53%) Software Engineering
20 114 (22.57%) NoSQL
21 106 (20.99%) AngularJS
21 106 (20.99%) C#
22 105 (20.79%) Maven
23 103 (20.40%) OO
23 103 (20.40%) HTML5
24 102 (20.20%) Spring MVC
25 97 (19.21%) JIRA
26 94 (18.61%) Degree
26 94 (18.61%) Kanban

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 89 (17.62%) Tomcat
2 66 (13.07%) JBoss
3 62 (12.28%) Mule ESB
4 61 (12.08%) Mule
5 39 (7.72%) Apache
6 30 (5.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 20 (3.96%) Confluence
7 20 (3.96%) Drupal
7 20 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (3.96%) IIS
8 17 (3.37%) WebSphere
9 16 (3.17%) WordPress
10 13 (2.57%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.78%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.99%) Jetty
12 5 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.99%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.79%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.59%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.40%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Gliffy
2 1 (0.20%) MS Office
2 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 80 (15.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (2.57%) Magento
3 7 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.99%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.20%) Maximo
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 79 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (13.86%) SaaS
3 48 (9.50%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.19%) Google App Engine
5 6 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.99%) GitHub
7 4 (0.79%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.40%) IaaS
8 2 (0.40%) PaaS
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.20%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (8.51%) HTTP
2 19 (3.76%) SSL
3 15 (2.97%) SSH
4 11 (2.18%) Internet
5 9 (1.78%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.79%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.79%) DNS
6 4 (0.79%) Firewall
7 3 (0.59%) Intranet
8 2 (0.40%) FTP
9 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.20%) IPv4
9 1 (0.20%) IPv6
9 1 (0.20%) MQTT
9 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (22.57%) NoSQL
2 79 (15.64%) SQL Server
3 77 (15.25%) MongoDB
4 67 (13.27%) MySQL
5 47 (9.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 27 (5.35%) Relational Database
7 24 (4.75%) Big Data
8 20 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (2.57%) RDBMS
11 12 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.78%) Oracle Database
12 9 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (1.58%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.99%) Redis
17 4 (0.79%) Apache Hive
18 3 (0.59%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 185 (36.63%) Git (software)
2 105 (20.79%) Maven
3 97 (19.21%) JIRA
4 93 (18.42%) Jenkins
5 91 (18.02%) JUnit
6 59 (11.68%) IntelliJ
7 42 (8.32%) Subversion
8 41 (8.12%) Selenium
9 38 (7.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 32 (6.34%) Eclipse
11 27 (5.35%) Mockito
12 25 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (3.76%) Cucumber
14 18 (3.56%) SonarQube
15 17 (3.37%) Zephyr
16 15 (2.97%) Bitbucket
17 14 (2.77%) WebDriver
18 13 (2.57%) Vagrant
18 13 (2.57%) Visual Studio
19 9 (1.78%) EasyMock
General
1 138 (27.33%) Finance
2 87 (17.23%) Marketing
3 83 (16.44%) Telecoms
4 81 (16.04%) Electronics
4 81 (16.04%) Manufacturing
5 59 (11.68%) Retail
6 13 (2.57%) Banking
6 13 (2.57%) Games
7 5 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.59%) Back Office
8 3 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 361 (71.49%) Developer
2 206 (40.79%) Java Developer
3 95 (18.81%) Senior Developer
4 66 (13.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 59 (11.68%) Java Engineer
6 54 (10.69%) Software Engineer
7 38 (7.52%) Java Software Engineer
8 37 (7.33%) Software Developer
9 36 (7.13%) .NET Developer
10 28 (5.54%) PHP Developer
11 23 (4.55%) Lead Developer
12 21 (4.16%) Analyst
13 20 (3.96%) Full Stack Developer
13 20 (3.96%) Java Software Developer
14 19 (3.76%) Team Leader
15 18 (3.56%) C# Developer
15 18 (3.56%) Development Team Leader
15 18 (3.56%) Software Team Leader
15 18 (3.56%) Tester
16 17 (3.37%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (49.31%) SOAP
2 245 (48.51%) Spring
3 189 (37.43%) HTML
4 179 (35.45%) Web Services
5 170 (33.66%) XML
6 143 (28.32%) JSON
7 142 (28.12%) Hibernate
8 139 (27.52%) CSS
9 106 (20.99%) AngularJS
10 103 (20.40%) HTML5
11 102 (20.20%) Spring MVC
12 87 (17.23%) JPA
13 79 (15.64%) .NET
14 70 (13.86%) Spring Integration
15 69 (13.66%) jQuery
16 61 (12.08%) Apache Camel
17 57 (11.29%) ASP.NET
18 40 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC
19 37 (7.33%) ASP.NET Web API
19 37 (7.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.26%) Enterprise Software
2 56 (11.09%) Computer Science
3 47 (9.31%) User Experience
4 30 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (4.95%) Management Information System
6 16 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (1.98%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.78%) Social Media
9 7 (1.39%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.39%) DataPower
10 6 (1.19%) Internet of Things
10 6 (1.19%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.99%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (0.79%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.79%) Replication
12 4 (0.79%) Semantic Web
13 3 (0.59%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.59%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 140 (27.72%) Linux
2 26 (5.15%) Apple iOS
2 26 (5.15%) Windows
3 21 (4.16%) Android
4 19 (3.76%) Unix
5 5 (0.99%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.59%) FreeBSD
6 3 (0.59%) Solaris
7 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (67.52%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (34.26%) TDD
3 172 (34.06%) MVC
4 170 (33.66%) Scrum
5 145 (28.71%) BDD
6 134 (26.53%) Software Engineering
7 103 (20.40%) OO
8 94 (18.61%) Kanban
9 87 (17.23%) Integration Testing
10 81 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
10 81 (16.04%) Microservices
11 80 (15.84%) Digital Marketing
11 80 (15.84%) Programme Management
12 61 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
12 61 (12.08%) E-Commerce
13 59 (11.68%) OOP
14 58 (11.49%) SDLC
15 57 (11.29%) Open Source
15 57 (11.29%) Web Development
16 55 (10.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 358 (70.89%) Java
2 200 (39.60%) JavaScript
3 165 (32.67%) SQL
4 106 (20.99%) C#
5 74 (14.65%) PHP
6 46 (9.11%) Python
7 24 (4.75%) Ruby
8 22 (4.36%) Go
9 20 (3.96%) C++
10 19 (3.76%) C
11 18 (3.56%) Scala
12 14 (2.77%) T-SQL
13 10 (1.98%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.78%) Perl
14 9 (1.78%) XPath
15 8 (1.58%) Clojure
15 8 (1.58%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.58%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.19%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.79%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 94 (18.61%) Degree
2 18 (3.56%) ISEB
2 18 (3.56%) ISTQB
3 15 (2.97%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.19%) Postgraduate
6 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.79%) CCNA
7 4 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.79%) CISSP
7 4 (0.79%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.79%) GIAC
7 4 (0.79%) Linux+ Certification
7 4 (0.79%) MCSE
7 4 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (0.79%) PhD
7 4 (0.79%) SANS
7 4 (0.79%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (0.79%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.56%) QA
2 10 (1.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 10 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.39%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.59%) WCAG
5 1 (0.20%) FATCA
5 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (4.95%) Docker
2 9 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.99%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.79%) vSphere
5 1 (0.20%) LXC
Systems Management
1 11 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.58%) Puppet
3 4 (0.79%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.79%) Salt
4 3 (0.59%) Ansible
5 1 (0.20%) Icinga
5 1 (0.20%) MOM
Vendors
1 87 (17.23%) SAP
2 59 (11.68%) Apple
3 52 (10.30%) Microsoft
4 36 (7.13%) Adobe
5 21 (4.16%) Oracle
6 18 (3.56%) Atlassian
6 18 (3.56%) Coverity
7 17 (3.37%) HP
7 17 (3.37%) IBM
8 13 (2.57%) Google
9 7 (1.39%) Software AG
9 7 (1.39%) Unisys
10 5 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.99%) Sencha
11 4 (0.79%) Nokia
11 4 (0.79%) Zend
12 3 (0.59%) Infobright
12 3 (0.59%) Sybase
13 2 (0.40%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.40%) Sitecore
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