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 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 46 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.14% 0.36% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.71% 0.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
105 106 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.37% 37.72% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 99 86 95
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) WPF
2 10 (90.91%) Silverlight
2 10 (90.91%) LINQ
2 10 (90.91%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) SOAP
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) MVC
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
5 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
6 5 (45.45%) HTML
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (36.36%) TDD
8 1 (9.09%) Degree
8 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
8 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
8 1 (9.09%) QA
8 1 (9.09%) WCF
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (9.09%) Web Services
8 1 (9.09%) OOP
8 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 1 (9.09%) CRM

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) WPF Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Silverlight Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SOAP
2 10 (90.91%) WPF
2 10 (90.91%) Silverlight
2 10 (90.91%) LINQ
2 10 (90.91%) XML
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) MVVM
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft