The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - 30 22
Permanent jobs citing REST 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.64% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.89% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £70,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
REST
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 22.64% 20.77% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 15
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

REST
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Midlands region.

REST Salary Trend in the Midlands

REST
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Midlands region with a requirement for REST.

1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Mule ESB

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Mule ESB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA