The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 77 153 162
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +9
Permanent jobs citing REST 191 70 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.08% 1.32% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.97% 3.40% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 149 66 66
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2130 2059 1876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.29% 38.91% 36.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1807 1874 1616
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West 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 West Midlands

REST
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

REST Salary Trend in the West Midlands

REST
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

REST
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +63 96 £43,125 +38.00% 5
Staffordshire +11 27 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Coventry +7 24 £60,000 +41.17% 4
Shropshire -9 16 £25,000 -41.17%
Warwickshire -6 15 £27,500 -42.10% 2
Worcestershire 0 10 £26,250 -12.50% 1
Herefordshire +10 9 £22,500 -57.14%
Wolverhampton - 5 £42,500 -
Solihull +9 1 - - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 -
Bilston - 1 £25,500 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for REST.

1 224 (65.69%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (62.46%) JavaScript
3 202 (59.24%) HTML
3 202 (59.24%) XML
4 167 (48.97%) Git (software)
5 161 (47.21%) jQuery
6 158 (46.33%) SOAP
7 148 (43.40%) CSS
8 147 (43.11%) Web Services
9 135 (39.59%) JSON
10 129 (37.83%) MySQL
11 120 (35.19%) C#
12 116 (34.02%) .NET
12 116 (34.02%) MVC
13 113 (33.14%) Java
14 105 (30.79%) PHP
15 104 (30.50%) Scrum
16 102 (29.91%) OO
17 101 (29.62%) Web Development
18 99 (29.03%) ASP.NET
19 85 (24.93%) Linux
19 85 (24.93%) Open Source
20 84 (24.63%) SQL
21 83 (24.34%) Ajax
22 81 (23.75%) SQL Server
23 79 (23.17%) HTML5
24 76 (22.29%) Apache
25 70 (20.53%) TDD
25 70 (20.53%) Symfony
26 68 (19.94%) WCF

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the West 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 76 (22.29%) Apache
2 53 (15.54%) nginx
3 21 (6.16%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (6.16%) Node.js
4 20 (5.87%) IIS
4 20 (5.87%) SharePoint
5 18 (5.28%) JBoss
6 14 (4.11%) Facebook Platform
6 14 (4.11%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.35%) CMS
8 7 (2.05%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.88%) CICS
9 3 (0.88%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.88%) Mule
10 2 (0.59%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.59%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.59%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.59%) WildFly
11 1 (0.29%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.29%) Magnolia
Applications
1 23 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.93%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 54 (15.84%) Magento
2 17 (4.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (3.52%) Eloqua
4 6 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.17%) Exstream
6 3 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (8.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (6.16%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (5.28%) CloudFront
4 18 (5.28%) Google Analytics
5 10 (2.93%) AdWords
6 7 (2.05%) GitHub
7 6 (1.76%) Office 365
8 5 (1.47%) IaaS
8 5 (1.47%) PaaS
9 3 (0.88%) SaaS
10 2 (0.59%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 2 (0.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.59%) Google Play
11 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.26%) HTTP
2 29 (8.50%) Internet
3 4 (1.17%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.88%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (37.83%) MySQL
2 81 (23.75%) SQL Server
3 43 (12.61%) NoSQL
4 21 (6.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (4.40%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.11%) Redis
7 13 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.52%) Relational Database
9 11 (3.23%) SQLite
10 7 (2.05%) Power BI
10 7 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.88%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.88%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.88%) SAP HANA
13 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.59%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 167 (48.97%) Git (software)
2 61 (17.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 56 (16.42%) Subversion
4 55 (16.13%) Visual Studio
5 42 (12.32%) Eclipse
6 32 (9.38%) Jenkins
6 32 (9.38%) Maven
7 26 (7.62%) Ant
8 25 (7.33%) NUnit
9 24 (7.04%) ReSharper
10 22 (6.45%) JUnit
11 21 (6.16%) Selenium
12 17 (4.99%) NSubstitute
13 13 (3.81%) JIRA
14 11 (3.23%) TeamCity
15 10 (2.93%) PHPUnit
16 8 (2.35%) Moq
17 7 (2.05%) Mercurial
17 7 (2.05%) SoapUI
18 6 (1.76%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (9.09%) Finance
2 28 (8.21%) Marketing
3 27 (7.92%) Games
4 16 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.11%) Retail
6 12 (3.52%) Banking
7 10 (2.93%) Local Government
8 4 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.88%) Electronics
10 2 (0.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 238 (69.79%) Developer
2 56 (16.42%) PHP Developer
3 52 (15.25%) .NET Developer
4 50 (14.66%) Web Developer
5 45 (13.20%) Senior Developer
6 32 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 32 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 31 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
8 30 (8.80%) Development Manager
9 29 (8.50%) PHP Web Developer
10 24 (7.04%) Architect
10 24 (7.04%) Magento Developer
10 24 (7.04%) MySQL Developer
10 24 (7.04%) PHP Magento Developer
11 22 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
12 20 (5.87%) Software Developer
12 20 (5.87%) Software Engineer
13 18 (5.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 16 (4.69%) Android Developer
14 16 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (59.24%) HTML
1 202 (59.24%) XML
2 161 (47.21%) jQuery
3 158 (46.33%) SOAP
4 148 (43.40%) CSS
5 147 (43.11%) Web Services
6 135 (39.59%) JSON
7 116 (34.02%) .NET
8 99 (29.03%) ASP.NET
9 83 (24.34%) Ajax
10 79 (23.17%) HTML5
11 70 (20.53%) Symfony
12 68 (19.94%) WCF
13 64 (18.77%) LAMP
14 61 (17.89%) AngularJS
15 52 (15.25%) LEMP Stack
16 50 (14.66%) .NET Framework
17 49 (14.37%) ASP.NET Web API
18 45 (13.20%) ASP.NET MVC
19 41 (12.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.54%) Mobile App
2 31 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 28 (8.21%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (6.16%) Social Media
5 18 (5.28%) N-Tier
6 17 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (4.99%) Inversion of Control
7 16 (4.69%) User Experience
8 13 (3.81%) Online Gambling
9 9 (2.64%) e-Learning
10 8 (2.35%) Graphic Design
11 6 (1.76%) DataPower
12 5 (1.47%) Photography
13 4 (1.17%) Animation
14 3 (0.88%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.88%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.88%) PKI
14 3 (0.88%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.88%) RIA
15 2 (0.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 85 (24.93%) Linux
2 45 (13.20%) Apple iOS
3 44 (12.90%) Android
4 39 (11.44%) Windows
5 34 (9.97%) Debian
5 34 (9.97%) Ubuntu
6 28 (8.21%) Unix
7 9 (2.64%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (65.69%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (34.02%) MVC
3 104 (30.50%) Scrum
4 102 (29.91%) OO
5 101 (29.62%) Web Development
6 85 (24.93%) Open Source
7 70 (20.53%) TDD
8 67 (19.65%) SOA
9 64 (18.77%) OOD
10 50 (14.66%) E-Commerce
11 43 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (11.44%) Mobile Application Development
12 39 (11.44%) Unit Testing
13 36 (10.56%) DevOps
14 33 (9.68%) CRM
14 33 (9.68%) Migration
15 32 (9.38%) Performance Optimisation
16 31 (9.09%) OOP
17 30 (8.80%) Coaching
17 30 (8.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 213 (62.46%) JavaScript
2 120 (35.19%) C#
3 113 (33.14%) Java
4 105 (30.79%) PHP
5 84 (24.63%) SQL
6 44 (12.90%) PHP 5
7 25 (7.33%) XPath
8 21 (6.16%) T-SQL
9 19 (5.57%) Scala
10 18 (5.28%) C++
11 17 (4.99%) XAML
12 14 (4.11%) Groovy
13 12 (3.52%) Ruby
14 11 (3.23%) Objective-C
14 11 (3.23%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.76%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.47%) C
17 4 (1.17%) ABAP
17 4 (1.17%) VB
18 3 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (1.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.59%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.29%) OCA
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.45%) QA
2 5 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.35%) Docker
2 4 (1.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (5.28%) Puppet
2 9 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 67 (19.65%) Google
2 55 (16.13%) Zend
3 38 (11.14%) Microsoft
4 33 (9.68%) ServiceNow
5 21 (6.16%) Oracle
6 19 (5.57%) SAP
7 18 (5.28%) DevExpress
7 18 (5.28%) New Relic
8 16 (4.69%) Facebook
9 12 (3.52%) Adobe
10 9 (2.64%) Twitter
11 7 (2.05%) IBM
12 6 (1.76%) PayPal
12 6 (1.76%) Xamarin
13 4 (1.17%) HP
13 4 (1.17%) webMethods
14 3 (0.88%) BEA
15 1 (0.29%) Escenic
15 1 (0.29%) WSO2
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £31k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 15 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £44797.20 - £48692.40 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39324.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39324.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum +life insurance+birthday off+25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Henley In Arden, Warwickshire, Head Office.
REPL Group
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 23 days ago