The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 49 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -9
Permanent jobs citing REST 85 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.19% 0.94% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.51% 2.94% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 77 17 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
REST
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
586 578 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.87% 32.00% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 523 535 386
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

REST
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

REST Salary Trend in Birmingham

REST
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Birmingham

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 136 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (75.00%) HTML
3 116 (70.73%) XML
4 109 (66.46%) JSON
5 106 (64.63%) JavaScript
6 98 (59.76%) Scrum
7 96 (58.54%) Open Source
8 95 (57.93%) jQuery
9 94 (57.32%) CSS
10 89 (54.27%) Git (software)
11 83 (50.61%) Web Services
12 82 (50.00%) PHP
13 76 (46.34%) OO
14 74 (45.12%) MySQL
15 73 (44.51%) Apache
16 67 (40.85%) Linux
17 65 (39.63%) MVC
17 65 (39.63%) LAMP
18 64 (39.02%) E-Commerce
18 64 (39.02%) Magento
18 64 (39.02%) Zend
19 63 (38.41%) Symfony
19 63 (38.41%) nginx
19 63 (38.41%) LEMP Stack
20 61 (37.20%) Google
21 59 (35.98%) SOAP
22 54 (32.93%) Web Development
22 54 (32.93%) Performance Optimisation
23 53 (32.32%) HTML5
24 44 (26.83%) Java

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 73 (44.51%) Apache
2 63 (38.41%) nginx
3 11 (6.71%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (6.71%) Node.js
4 9 (5.49%) JBoss
5 6 (3.66%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.66%) WebLogic
6 5 (3.05%) Confluence
7 4 (2.44%) IIS
7 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.83%) CICS
8 3 (1.83%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.22%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 64 (39.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (20.73%) Amazon EC2
2 34 (20.73%) CloudFront
3 17 (10.37%) SaaS
4 14 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (5.49%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (20.73%) Internet
2 15 (9.15%) Network Security
3 11 (6.71%) Firewall
3 11 (6.71%) HTTP
4 9 (5.49%) DNS
5 4 (2.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (45.12%) MySQL
2 31 (18.90%) NoSQL
3 24 (14.63%) MongoDB
4 20 (12.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (9.76%) Neo4j
6 15 (9.15%) SQL Server
7 9 (5.49%) Pentaho
8 6 (3.66%) Redis
9 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.61%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 89 (54.27%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.59%) Subversion
3 16 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (9.15%) Jenkins
5 12 (7.32%) Visual Studio
6 10 (6.10%) Vagrant
7 9 (5.49%) Selenium
8 7 (4.27%) Eclipse
9 6 (3.66%) JIRA
10 5 (3.05%) Bugzilla
10 5 (3.05%) Hudson
10 5 (3.05%) JIRA Agile
10 5 (3.05%) Maven
11 3 (1.83%) IntelliJ
11 3 (1.83%) JUnit
11 3 (1.83%) LSMW
12 2 (1.22%) Xcode
13 1 (0.61%) Android Studio
General
1 11 (6.71%) Games
1 11 (6.71%) Local Government
2 8 (4.88%) Finance
2 8 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.61%) Advertising
3 1 (0.61%) Publishing
3 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 112 (68.29%) Developer
2 48 (29.27%) PHP Developer
3 29 (17.68%) PHP Web Developer
3 29 (17.68%) Web Developer
4 28 (17.07%) Senior Developer
5 27 (16.46%) Java Developer
6 23 (14.02%) Magento Developer
6 23 (14.02%) PHP Magento Developer
7 20 (12.20%) Development Manager
7 20 (12.20%) Graduate
7 20 (12.20%) Graduate Developer
7 20 (12.20%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 16 (9.76%) Agile Developer
8 16 (9.76%) Agile Java Developer
9 15 (9.15%) E-Commerce Manager
9 15 (9.15%) Web Development Manager
9 15 (9.15%) Web Manager
10 14 (8.54%) PHP Development Manager
11 11 (6.71%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (5.49%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (75.00%) HTML
2 116 (70.73%) XML
3 109 (66.46%) JSON
4 95 (57.93%) jQuery
5 94 (57.32%) CSS
6 83 (50.61%) Web Services
7 65 (39.63%) LAMP
8 63 (38.41%) LEMP Stack
8 63 (38.41%) Symfony
9 59 (35.98%) SOAP
10 53 (32.32%) HTML5
11 39 (23.78%) Spring
12 32 (19.51%) AngularJS
13 30 (18.29%) Spring Integration
13 30 (18.29%) Zend Framework
14 26 (15.85%) Apache Camel
15 25 (15.24%) .NET
15 25 (15.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 24 (14.63%) Spring MVC
17 22 (13.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.59%) Mobile App
2 11 (6.71%) User Experience
3 7 (4.27%) Blog
4 5 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.44%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.83%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.83%) Online Gambling
7 2 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.22%) Mobile Games
7 2 (1.22%) PKI
8 1 (0.61%) iPad
8 1 (0.61%) iPhone
8 1 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 67 (40.85%) Linux
2 38 (23.17%) Ubuntu
3 29 (17.68%) Debian
4 18 (10.98%) Apple iOS
5 14 (8.54%) Android
6 11 (6.71%) Unix
7 1 (0.61%) Windows
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (59.76%) Scrum
3 96 (58.54%) Open Source
4 76 (46.34%) OO
5 65 (39.63%) MVC
6 64 (39.02%) E-Commerce
7 54 (32.93%) Performance Optimisation
7 54 (32.93%) Web Development
8 39 (23.78%) OOD
9 36 (21.95%) DevOps
10 34 (20.73%) Coaching
10 34 (20.73%) Line Management
11 33 (20.12%) TDD
12 29 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (16.46%) Workflow
14 25 (15.24%) Database Optimisation
14 25 (15.24%) Refactoring
14 25 (15.24%) Software Testing
15 22 (13.41%) Pair Programming
16 20 (12.20%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 106 (64.63%) JavaScript
2 82 (50.00%) PHP
3 44 (26.83%) Java
4 33 (20.12%) Scala
5 30 (18.29%) Groovy
6 29 (17.68%) PHP 5
7 27 (16.46%) SQL
8 21 (12.80%) C#
9 16 (9.76%) Clojure
10 11 (6.71%) XPath
11 6 (3.66%) C++
11 6 (3.66%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.44%) C
12 4 (2.44%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.83%) ABAP
14 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.61%) VB
14 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (10.37%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.93%) Degree
3 2 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.80%) PCI DSS
2 11 (6.71%) QA
3 3 (1.83%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.83%) Docker
2 2 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (7.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (39.02%) Zend
2 61 (37.20%) Google
3 34 (20.73%) New Relic
4 21 (12.80%) Twitter
5 14 (8.54%) Oracle
6 9 (5.49%) Jaspersoft
6 9 (5.49%) Tableau
7 7 (4.27%) Adobe
8 3 (1.83%) BEA
8 3 (1.83%) SAP
8 3 (1.83%) webMethods
9 2 (1.22%) Facebook
9 2 (1.22%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.61%) Apple
10 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
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