The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 49 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing REST 20 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.25% 0.55% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.72% 1.19% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 8
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +123.68%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
259 253 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 42.05% 46.25% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 237 241 219
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

REST
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

REST Salary Trend in Staffordshire

REST
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

REST
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield -1 6 £46,250 +42.30% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +3 4 £42,500 - 2
Stafford - 2 £45,000 - 1
Tamworth - 1 £45,000 -
REST
West Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (72.41%) C#
1 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (58.62%) .NET
3 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
3 15 (51.72%) HTML
3 15 (51.72%) SOAP
4 14 (48.28%) SQL
5 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (37.93%) MVC
6 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
7 10 (34.48%) PHP
7 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
7 10 (34.48%) Ajax
7 10 (34.48%) jQuery
8 9 (31.03%) WCF
8 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (31.03%) HTML5
8 9 (31.03%) TDD
8 9 (31.03%) Web Services
8 9 (31.03%) XML
8 9 (31.03%) OOP
8 9 (31.03%) SOA
9 8 (27.59%) CSS
9 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (24.14%) JSON
10 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
10 7 (24.14%) Java
11 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
11 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
11 6 (20.69%) N-Tier

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (10.34%) CMS
1 3 (10.34%) Drupal
1 3 (10.34%) Node.js
1 3 (10.34%) WordPress
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
3 4 (13.79%) MySQL
4 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.45%) Big Data
6 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
3 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.69%) NUnit
4 5 (17.24%) ReSharper
4 5 (17.24%) TeamCity
5 3 (10.34%) Moq
5 3 (10.34%) NSubstitute
5 3 (10.34%) Selenium
5 3 (10.34%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.45%) CruiseControl
6 1 (3.45%) Grunt
6 1 (3.45%) gulp
6 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) C# Developer
3 11 (37.93%) .NET Developer
4 9 (31.03%) PHP Developer
5 8 (27.59%) Web Developer
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
7 5 (17.24%) Architect
7 5 (17.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (17.24%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (17.24%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Developer
8 4 (13.79%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (13.79%) Programmer
8 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
8 4 (13.79%) Web Programmer
9 3 (10.34%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (10.34%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
2 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 15 (51.72%) SOAP
3 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
3 10 (34.48%) Ajax
3 10 (34.48%) jQuery
4 9 (31.03%) HTML5
4 9 (31.03%) WCF
4 9 (31.03%) Web Services
4 9 (31.03%) XML
5 8 (27.59%) CSS
6 7 (24.14%) JSON
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (17.24%) Symfony
8 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET
8 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (13.79%) Entity Framework
8 4 (13.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) N-Tier
2 3 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) MVC
3 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (31.03%) OOP
3 9 (31.03%) SOA
3 9 (31.03%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.79%) OOD
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
6 3 (10.34%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) High Availability
7 2 (6.90%) Line Management
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Secure Coding
7 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 10 (34.48%) PHP
5 7 (24.14%) Java
6 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
7 3 (10.34%) C++
7 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
7 3 (10.34%) Python
7 3 (10.34%) XAML
8 2 (6.90%) VB
8 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.45%) ECMAScript
9 1 (3.45%) ES6
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) DevExpress
2 3 (10.34%) Google
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) HP
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago