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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 114 99 113
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing REST 8 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 0.78% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.22% 2.84% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 4
Average salary £32,500 £55,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.70% +132.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,750 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £59,000 £31,700
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
657 493 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.10% 27.48% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 589 430 540
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 April 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Birmingham

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (56.67%) HTML
4 16 (53.33%) Java
5 15 (50.00%) CSS
5 15 (50.00%) JSON
6 14 (46.67%) Web Services
7 13 (43.33%) XML
8 11 (36.67%) TDD
8 11 (36.67%) jQuery
9 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 10 (33.33%) SOAP
10 9 (30.00%) PHP
10 9 (30.00%) .NET
10 9 (30.00%) Ajax
11 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
12 7 (23.33%) C#
12 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
13 6 (20.00%) SQL
13 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 6 (20.00%) HTML5
14 5 (16.67%) CSS3
14 5 (16.67%) Big Data
14 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (16.67%) Finance
14 5 (16.67%) MySQL
14 5 (16.67%) Linux
14 5 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
14 5 (16.67%) Spring

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2 (6.67%) JBoss
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.33%) WordPress
2 1 (3.33%) nginx
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
1 5 (16.67%) Big Data
2 4 (13.33%) Impala
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Hive
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.33%) HBase
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (3.33%) QUnit
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Web Developer
4 7 (23.33%) PHP Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Java Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Architect
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Technical Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
9 1 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 15 (50.00%) CSS
2 15 (50.00%) JSON
3 14 (46.67%) Web Services
4 13 (43.33%) XML
5 11 (36.67%) jQuery
6 10 (33.33%) SOAP
7 9 (30.00%) Ajax
7 9 (30.00%) .NET
8 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (20.00%) HTML5
9 5 (16.67%) CSS3
9 5 (16.67%) Spring
9 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (13.33%) J2EE
10 4 (13.33%) Java EE
10 4 (13.33%) WCF
11 3 (10.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.67%) Web 2.0
3 2 (6.67%) Open Source
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) IVR
4 1 (3.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) CentOS
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) TDD
3 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (13.33%) SIEM
6 4 (13.33%) DevOps
6 4 (13.33%) Time Management
6 4 (13.33%) Workflow
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) OO
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (10.00%) Mobile Development
8 2 (6.67%) OO PHP
8 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 16 (53.33%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) PHP
4 7 (23.33%) C#
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) Python
6 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (13.33%) Perl
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
1 4 (13.33%) Vagrant
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
1 4 (13.33%) Cloudera
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Avaya
3 1 (3.33%) Genesys
3 1 (3.33%) Verint
3 1 (3.33%) Zend
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