The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 93 120 101
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -19
Permanent jobs citing REST 23 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.20% 0.21% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.20% 0.59% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 10
Average salary £38,750 £27,000 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.51% -74.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -2.43%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
548 676 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.57% 34.81% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 486 612 525
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
West Midlands

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 10 July 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Birmingham

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 18 (50.00%) HTML
2 18 (50.00%) CSS
3 17 (47.22%) Web Services
3 17 (47.22%) Java
3 17 (47.22%) jQuery
4 14 (38.89%) MVC
5 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
5 13 (36.11%) Spring
6 12 (33.33%) Scrum
6 12 (33.33%) PHP
7 11 (30.56%) C#
7 11 (30.56%) .NET
7 11 (30.56%) XML
7 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
7 11 (30.56%) Hibernate
8 10 (27.78%) Games
8 10 (27.78%) Multithreading
8 10 (27.78%) MySQL
8 10 (27.78%) Spring Integration
9 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (25.00%) SOAP
9 9 (25.00%) Zend
9 9 (25.00%) JSON
10 8 (22.22%) CSS3
10 8 (22.22%) HTML5
11 7 (19.44%) WCF
11 7 (19.44%) Subversion
11 7 (19.44%) Apache
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
2 7 (19.44%) Apache
3 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) CMS
4 3 (8.33%) Joomla!
4 3 (8.33%) Drupal
4 3 (8.33%) WordPress
5 2 (5.56%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) MySQL
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Subversion
2 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.56%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (5.56%) LoadUI
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) Selenium
4 2 (5.56%) jMock
4 2 (5.56%) JUnit
4 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.56%) JMeter
General
1 10 (27.78%) Games
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Team Leader
2 10 (27.78%) Java Team Leader
3 5 (13.89%) PHP Developer
3 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate Web Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) HTML
1 18 (50.00%) CSS
2 17 (47.22%) Web Services
2 17 (47.22%) jQuery
3 13 (36.11%) Spring
4 11 (30.56%) XML
4 11 (30.56%) .NET
4 11 (30.56%) Hibernate
5 10 (27.78%) Spring Integration
6 9 (25.00%) JSON
6 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (25.00%) SOAP
7 8 (22.22%) HTML5
7 8 (22.22%) CSS3
8 7 (19.44%) WCF
9 6 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (13.89%) Ajax
10 5 (13.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (5.56%) Social Media
2 2 (5.56%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Physics
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) Scrum
3 10 (27.78%) Multithreading
4 6 (16.67%) Web Development
4 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.89%) OO
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) OOP
6 4 (11.11%) OOD
6 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.11%) Content Management
7 3 (8.33%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.33%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Web Design
8 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Document Management
8 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 17 (47.22%) Java
3 12 (33.33%) PHP
4 11 (30.56%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) C++
5 4 (11.11%) C
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) ActionScript
7 2 (5.56%) VBA
7 2 (5.56%) VB
8 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Zend
2 5 (13.89%) Twitter
3 3 (8.33%) Facebook
3 3 (8.33%) JBoss
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Kofax
4 2 (5.56%) IBM
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Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham City University
Salary: From £29,559 to £32,101 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago