The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 43 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.05% - 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.60% - 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
125 81 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 36.66% 30.00% 56.07%
Number of salaries quoted 110 70 104
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

REST
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

REST Salary Trend in Solihull

REST
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
1 7 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
1 7 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft