The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 85 123 105
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -18
Permanent jobs citing REST 61 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.57% 0.44% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.37% 1.34% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 35 9 19
Median salary £46,745 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.83% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,000 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £37,700 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
651 673 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.39% 33.25% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 537 580 468
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Birmingham

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for REST.

1 144 (86.23%) XML
2 134 (80.24%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (67.66%) JavaScript
3 113 (67.66%) Git (software)
4 112 (67.07%) HTML
5 96 (57.49%) CSS
5 96 (57.49%) JSON
6 89 (53.29%) SOAP
7 78 (46.71%) Scrum
8 74 (44.31%) MySQL
8 74 (44.31%) Web Services
9 71 (42.51%) OO
10 70 (41.92%) Java
11 69 (41.32%) jQuery
12 67 (40.12%) Web Development
13 61 (36.53%) Apache
14 59 (35.33%) MVC
14 59 (35.33%) Open Source
15 55 (32.93%) Linux
16 44 (26.35%) PHP
17 41 (24.55%) LAMP
17 41 (24.55%) nginx
17 41 (24.55%) Ajax
17 41 (24.55%) Zend
18 40 (23.95%) Symfony
18 40 (23.95%) Magento
18 40 (23.95%) LEMP Stack
19 39 (23.35%) C#
19 39 (23.35%) .NET
19 39 (23.35%) OOD

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 61 (36.53%) Apache
2 41 (24.55%) nginx
3 21 (12.57%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (8.38%) Facebook Platform
4 14 (8.38%) IIS
5 9 (5.39%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.79%) JBoss
7 6 (3.59%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.80%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.20%) CICS
9 2 (1.20%) CMS
9 2 (1.20%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.60%) Mule
10 1 (0.60%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.60%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.40%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (23.95%) Magento
2 12 (7.19%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.57%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.38%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (7.19%) CloudFront
3 12 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.59%) GitHub
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.57%) HTTP
2 12 (7.19%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) DNS
3 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (44.31%) MySQL
2 33 (19.76%) NoSQL
3 29 (17.37%) SQL Server
4 14 (8.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (8.38%) MongoDB
4 14 (8.38%) Redis
5 4 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.60%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.60%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 113 (67.66%) Git (software)
2 32 (19.16%) Subversion
3 30 (17.96%) Ant
3 30 (17.96%) Maven
4 29 (17.37%) Eclipse
5 27 (16.17%) Jenkins
6 26 (15.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (14.37%) Visual Studio
8 11 (6.59%) JUnit
9 8 (4.79%) Selenium
10 6 (3.59%) Vagrant
11 5 (2.99%) Gradle
11 5 (2.99%) JIRA
12 4 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (2.40%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.60%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.60%) Jasmine
14 1 (0.60%) NuGet
14 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (15.57%) Games
2 13 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.19%) Marketing
4 8 (4.79%) Local Government
5 5 (2.99%) Finance
6 4 (2.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 103 (61.68%) Developer
2 34 (20.36%) Senior Developer
3 29 (17.37%) Web Developer
4 24 (14.37%) Development Manager
5 23 (13.77%) PHP Developer
6 21 (12.57%) ServiceNow Developer
7 18 (10.78%) Magento Developer
7 18 (10.78%) PHP Magento Developer
7 18 (10.78%) PHP Web Developer
8 17 (10.18%) Software Engineer
9 13 (7.78%) C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (6.59%) .NET Developer
10 11 (6.59%) Java Developer
11 10 (5.99%) Graduate
11 10 (5.99%) Graduate Developer
11 10 (5.99%) Java Technologist
11 10 (5.99%) Senior Technologist
11 10 (5.99%) Technologist
12 8 (4.79%) C# Developer
13 7 (4.19%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (86.23%) XML
2 112 (67.07%) HTML
3 96 (57.49%) CSS
3 96 (57.49%) JSON
4 89 (53.29%) SOAP
5 74 (44.31%) Web Services
6 69 (41.32%) jQuery
7 41 (24.55%) Ajax
7 41 (24.55%) LAMP
8 40 (23.95%) LEMP Stack
8 40 (23.95%) Symfony
9 39 (23.35%) .NET
10 33 (19.76%) ASP.NET
11 32 (19.16%) AngularJS
12 29 (17.37%) Zend Framework
13 28 (16.77%) HTML5
14 26 (15.57%) XSLT
15 25 (14.97%) WCF
16 23 (13.77%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (13.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.96%) Mobile App
2 21 (12.57%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (8.98%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.78%) Online Gambling
5 10 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.99%) e-Learning
6 6 (3.59%) User Experience
7 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.20%) Blog
8 2 (1.20%) PKI
9 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.60%) iPhone
9 1 (0.60%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 55 (32.93%) Linux
2 28 (16.77%) Apple iOS
2 28 (16.77%) Debian
2 28 (16.77%) Ubuntu
3 21 (12.57%) Unix
4 15 (8.98%) Android
5 3 (1.80%) Windows
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (80.24%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (46.71%) Scrum
3 71 (42.51%) OO
4 67 (40.12%) Web Development
5 59 (35.33%) MVC
5 59 (35.33%) Open Source
6 39 (23.35%) OOD
7 31 (18.56%) E-Commerce
8 29 (17.37%) Mobile Application Development
8 29 (17.37%) Test Automation
9 27 (16.17%) DevOps
10 26 (15.57%) SOA
11 24 (14.37%) Coaching
12 23 (13.77%) Software Engineering
13 22 (13.17%) TDD
14 21 (12.57%) iOS Development
14 21 (12.57%) ITIL
14 21 (12.57%) ITIL V3
15 20 (11.98%) Data Management
15 20 (11.98%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 113 (67.66%) JavaScript
2 70 (41.92%) Java
3 44 (26.35%) PHP
4 39 (23.35%) C#
5 32 (19.16%) SQL
6 28 (16.77%) PHP 5
7 26 (15.57%) XPath
8 19 (11.38%) Scala
9 15 (8.98%) Groovy
10 14 (8.38%) C++
11 6 (3.59%) Ruby
12 4 (2.40%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.40%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.40%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.20%) Python
14 1 (0.60%) ABAP
14 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (16.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.78%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.19%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (2.99%) Docker
3 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (6.59%) Puppet
2 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.60%) Ansible
3 1 (0.60%) rkt
3 1 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (24.55%) Zend
2 38 (22.75%) ServiceNow
3 34 (20.36%) Google
4 20 (11.98%) Oracle
5 14 (8.38%) Facebook
6 13 (7.78%) SAP
7 12 (7.19%) New Relic
8 4 (2.40%) Adobe
8 4 (2.40%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.40%) Twitter
8 4 (2.40%) webMethods
9 2 (1.20%) BEA
10 1 (0.60%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.60%) WSO2
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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