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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 107 101 104
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing REST 11 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 0.61% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.81% 2.16% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 5
Average salary £38,750 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £33,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,100 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
609 464 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.02% 28.43% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 559 413 489
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
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 27 March 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Birmingham

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 18 (56.25%) Java
4 17 (53.13%) HTML
5 16 (50.00%) Web Services
5 16 (50.00%) JSON
6 15 (46.88%) CSS
7 14 (43.75%) XML
8 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
9 12 (37.50%) TDD
10 11 (34.38%) Ajax
10 11 (34.38%) jQuery
10 11 (34.38%) SOAP
11 10 (31.25%) .NET
12 8 (25.00%) PHP
12 8 (25.00%) C#
12 8 (25.00%) Finance
12 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
13 6 (18.75%) SQL
13 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
13 6 (18.75%) MySQL
13 6 (18.75%) Spring
13 6 (18.75%) HTML5
14 5 (15.63%) CSS3
14 5 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
14 5 (15.63%) Big Data
14 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
14 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
14 5 (15.63%) J2EE

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (9.38%) JBoss
1 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.13%) WordPress
3 1 (3.13%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Big Data
3 4 (12.50%) Impala
3 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 4 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.50%) HBase
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) JUnit
2 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.25%) NUnit
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) PHPUnit
2 2 (6.25%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (6.25%) QUnit
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Web Developer
3 7 (21.88%) PHP Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Java Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Magento Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Magento Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) HTML
2 16 (50.00%) Web Services
2 16 (50.00%) JSON
3 15 (46.88%) CSS
4 14 (43.75%) XML
5 11 (34.38%) Ajax
5 11 (34.38%) SOAP
5 11 (34.38%) jQuery
6 10 (31.25%) .NET
7 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 6 (18.75%) Spring
7 6 (18.75%) HTML5
8 5 (15.63%) CSS3
8 5 (15.63%) J2EE
8 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
9 4 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (12.50%) Java EE
9 4 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (12.50%) WCF
10 3 (9.38%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 3 (9.38%) Open Source
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.25%) User Experience
4 2 (6.25%) Web 2.0
5 1 (3.13%) IVR
5 1 (3.13%) Blog
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
3 12 (37.50%) TDD
4 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (15.63%) Scrum
5 5 (15.63%) OO
5 5 (15.63%) MVC
6 4 (12.50%) Workflow
6 4 (12.50%) SIEM
6 4 (12.50%) Time Management
6 4 (12.50%) DevOps
7 3 (9.38%) Cyber Security
7 3 (9.38%) OOD
7 3 (9.38%) SOA
8 2 (6.25%) OOP
8 2 (6.25%) Information Security
8 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 18 (56.25%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) PHP
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) Python
5 4 (12.50%) Perl
5 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.25%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
1 4 (12.50%) Vagrant
1 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 4 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Zend
4 1 (3.13%) Verint
4 1 (3.13%) Avaya
4 1 (3.13%) Genesys
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
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