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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / West Midlands
Rank 96 105 167
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +62
Permanent jobs citing REST 115 150 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.48% 2.53% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.04% 7.62% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 96 141 55
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%

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
1633 1968 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.26% 33.20% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1453 1716 1654
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Shropshire +18 26 £35,000 -3.44% 4
Birmingham -46 24 £45,500 +13.75% 5
Worcestershire +7 19 £24,000 -33.33%
Coventry +29 16 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Warwickshire +33 13 £45,000 +23.28% 1
Herefordshire -14 12 £24,000 -64.44%
Solihull +6 10 £36,000 +20.00% 5
Staffordshire -11 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £38,750 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 158 (53.20%) SOAP
2 154 (51.85%) Web Services
3 151 (50.84%) JavaScript
4 136 (45.79%) HTML
5 126 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (36.03%) CSS
7 105 (35.35%) Java
8 100 (33.67%) MVC
9 92 (30.98%) .NET
10 88 (29.63%) XML
10 88 (29.63%) HTML5
11 86 (28.96%) C#
12 83 (27.95%) JSON
13 78 (26.26%) SQL
14 74 (24.92%) ASP.NET
15 71 (23.91%) jQuery
15 71 (23.91%) TDD
16 64 (21.55%) PHP
17 63 (21.21%) Git (software)
18 59 (19.87%) AngularJS
18 59 (19.87%) OO
19 57 (19.19%) MongoDB
20 56 (18.86%) Mentoring
20 56 (18.86%) SQL Server
21 54 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
22 53 (17.85%) Scrum
23 50 (16.84%) Amazon AWS
24 48 (16.16%) Spring
24 48 (16.16%) MySQL
25 43 (14.48%) NoSQL

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 26 (8.75%) Tomcat
2 21 (7.07%) SharePoint
3 20 (6.73%) Apache
4 13 (4.38%) JBoss
5 10 (3.37%) CMS
5 10 (3.37%) IIS
6 9 (3.03%) nginx
7 8 (2.69%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.36%) WordPress
9 6 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.35%) GlassFish
11 3 (1.01%) Drupal
12 2 (0.67%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.34%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.34%) Confluence
13 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (6.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.36%) Shopify
3 4 (1.35%) Magento
4 2 (0.67%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.34%) assyst
5 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 50 (16.84%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (11.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.71%) GitHub
4 13 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (3.37%) SaaS
6 8 (2.69%) Google Play
6 8 (2.69%) Office 365
7 7 (2.36%) IaaS
7 7 (2.36%) PaaS
8 6 (2.02%) Google App Engine
8 6 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (1.68%) AdWords
9 5 (1.68%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.68%) Google Analytics
10 4 (1.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.34%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 1 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.34%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.45%) HTTP
2 6 (2.02%) LDAP
3 2 (0.67%) Intranet
3 2 (0.67%) SSL
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) FTP
4 1 (0.34%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) NFC
4 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (19.19%) MongoDB
2 56 (18.86%) SQL Server
3 48 (16.16%) MySQL
4 43 (14.48%) NoSQL
5 19 (6.40%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.05%) Redis
7 12 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.68%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.35%) GIS
11 2 (0.67%) Big Data
11 2 (0.67%) Spatial Data
12 1 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.34%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.34%) Power BI
12 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.34%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 63 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 39 (13.13%) Subversion
3 36 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 31 (10.44%) JUnit
5 29 (9.76%) Maven
5 29 (9.76%) Xcode
6 25 (8.42%) Eclipse
7 22 (7.41%) Visual Studio
8 17 (5.72%) Mercurial
8 17 (5.72%) Selenium
9 12 (4.04%) JIRA
10 11 (3.70%) Ant
10 11 (3.70%) gulp
11 9 (3.03%) CruiseControl
11 9 (3.03%) Cucumber
11 9 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
11 9 (3.03%) Mocha
12 8 (2.69%) DbUnit
12 8 (2.69%) jMock
12 8 (2.69%) Mockito
General
1 32 (10.77%) Finance
2 14 (4.71%) Games
2 14 (4.71%) Retail
3 13 (4.38%) Marketing
4 7 (2.36%) Electronics
5 5 (1.68%) Banking
6 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 228 (76.77%) Developer
2 64 (21.55%) Java Developer
3 43 (14.48%) Senior Developer
4 37 (12.46%) .NET Developer
5 33 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 31 (10.44%) Junior
7 30 (10.10%) Junior Developer
8 29 (9.76%) iOS Developer
9 26 (8.75%) PHP Developer
10 22 (7.41%) Web Developer
11 21 (7.07%) Applications Developer
12 19 (6.40%) Consultant
13 17 (5.72%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 16 (5.39%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (5.39%) Junior iOS Developer
14 16 (5.39%) Objective-C Developer
15 15 (5.05%) JavaScript Developer
16 14 (4.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 14 (4.71%) SQL Developer
17 12 (4.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (53.20%) SOAP
2 154 (51.85%) Web Services
3 136 (45.79%) HTML
4 107 (36.03%) CSS
5 92 (30.98%) .NET
6 88 (29.63%) HTML5
6 88 (29.63%) XML
7 83 (27.95%) JSON
8 74 (24.92%) ASP.NET
9 71 (23.91%) jQuery
10 59 (19.87%) AngularJS
11 48 (16.16%) Spring
12 37 (12.46%) Ajax
13 36 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 34 (11.45%) ASP.NET Web API
14 34 (11.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 29 (9.76%) RESTful
16 27 (9.09%) iOS SDK
17 24 (8.08%) .NET Framework
18 23 (7.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.14%) Mobile App
2 25 (8.42%) Social Media
3 19 (6.40%) Public Cloud
4 9 (3.03%) User Experience
5 8 (2.69%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.68%) NHS
8 5 (1.68%) Replication
9 3 (1.01%) Animation
10 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.67%) Fintech
10 2 (0.67%) LLPG
10 2 (0.67%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.34%) CMDB
11 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.34%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.14%) Apple iOS
2 38 (12.79%) Linux
3 26 (8.75%) Android
4 6 (2.02%) Unix
5 5 (1.68%) Windows
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (33.67%) MVC
3 71 (23.91%) TDD
4 59 (19.87%) OO
5 56 (18.86%) Mentoring
6 54 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (17.85%) Scrum
8 39 (13.13%) Microservices
8 39 (13.13%) SDLC
9 36 (12.12%) iOS Development
10 35 (11.78%) Software Engineering
11 33 (11.11%) Unit Testing
12 32 (10.77%) SOLID
13 27 (9.09%) Web Development
14 25 (8.42%) CRM
15 23 (7.74%) SOA
16 21 (7.07%) DevOps
16 21 (7.07%) E-Commerce
17 20 (6.73%) Android Development
18 19 (6.40%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 151 (50.84%) JavaScript
2 105 (35.35%) Java
3 86 (28.96%) C#
4 78 (26.26%) SQL
5 64 (21.55%) PHP
6 29 (9.76%) Objective-C
7 26 (8.75%) Python
8 24 (8.08%) T-SQL
9 21 (7.07%) Ruby
10 19 (6.40%) PowerShell
11 17 (5.72%) VB.NET
12 12 (4.04%) Scala
13 11 (3.70%) C++
14 10 (3.37%) C
14 10 (3.37%) XPath
15 9 (3.03%) Groovy
16 7 (2.36%) Bash Shell
17 6 (2.02%) PHP 7
18 5 (1.68%) Apple Swift
18 5 (1.68%) ES6
Qualifications
1 12 (4.04%) Degree
1 12 (4.04%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.34%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.37%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) BS7666
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (8.42%) Docker
2 8 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.69%) vSphere
3 1 (0.34%) etcd
3 1 (0.34%) flannel
Systems Management
1 18 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (5.39%) Puppet
3 7 (2.36%) Ansible
3 7 (2.36%) rkt
3 7 (2.36%) Terraform
4 2 (0.67%) cPanel
5 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.08%) Google
3 16 (5.39%) ServiceNow
4 8 (2.69%) VMware
4 8 (2.69%) Zend
5 7 (2.36%) IBM
5 7 (2.36%) WSO2
6 6 (2.02%) PayPal
7 5 (1.68%) Oracle
8 3 (1.01%) Adobe
8 3 (1.01%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.67%) ESRI
9 2 (0.67%) Mapinfo
9 2 (0.67%) SAP
9 2 (0.67%) webMethods
9 2 (0.67%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.34%) Apple
10 1 (0.34%) Facebook
10 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.34%) Sun
Telford, Shropshire
Computer Futures - Midlands
Salary: Competitive Bonus Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Shrewsbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Bonus Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive beneftis
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £53,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 5% Pension + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
247 Jobline
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Upto £40K + Listed Benefits and Shar
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Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Tony Timmins Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FICO
Salary: Salary depends on experience.
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