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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 123 103 132
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +29
Permanent jobs citing REST 9 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 1.10% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 3.78% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 2
Average salary £33,250 £35,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -25.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £19,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £67,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
649 582 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.00% 29.23% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 573 514 621
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,952 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Birmingham

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) jQuery
2 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) PHP
3 8 (44.44%) SOAP
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 6 (33.33%) Apache
5 6 (33.33%) Python
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) Cyber Security
6 5 (27.78%) SIEM
7 4 (22.22%) MVVM
7 4 (22.22%) Web Development
7 4 (22.22%) Graphic Design
7 4 (22.22%) OWASP
7 4 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (22.22%) LAMP
7 4 (22.22%) MySQL
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) Adobe
8 3 (16.67%) OOD
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
1 4 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) Impala
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) HBase
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Sublime Text
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (11.11%) UI Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) CSS
1 9 (50.00%) jQuery
2 8 (44.44%) SOAP
3 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) LAMP
5 3 (16.67%) Spring
5 3 (16.67%) WPF
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 2 (11.11%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Graphic Design
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) SIEM
3 5 (27.78%) Cyber Security
4 4 (22.22%) OWASP
4 4 (22.22%) MVVM
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) OOP
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) OOD
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
6 2 (11.11%) Workflow
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) PHP
3 6 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.11%) Perl
6 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.56%) PHP5
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
1 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.11%) Zend
2 2 (11.11%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago