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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / West Midlands
Rank 100 98 150
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +52
Permanent jobs citing REST 117 127 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.40% 2.44% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.90% 7.37% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 94 114 65
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £33,100
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
1696 1723 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.84% 33.10% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1493 1490 1584
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Birmingham -58 26 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Coventry +33 24 £37,500 -14.77% 3
Shropshire - 22 £52,387 - 4
Worcestershire +3 17 £24,000 -22.58% 2
Herefordshire - 11 £24,000 -
Warwickshire +25 10 £38,750 -8.82% 7
Staffordshire -14 5 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Solihull - 3 £40,000 - 3
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 147 (51.40%) JavaScript
2 144 (50.35%) Web Services
3 143 (50.00%) SOAP
4 135 (47.20%) HTML
5 133 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (39.86%) CSS
7 103 (36.01%) Java
8 89 (31.12%) XML
9 88 (30.77%) MVC
10 87 (30.42%) HTML5
11 84 (29.37%) .NET
12 78 (27.27%) C#
13 74 (25.87%) SQL
13 74 (25.87%) TDD
14 73 (25.52%) JSON
14 73 (25.52%) jQuery
15 71 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (24.13%) Git (software)
17 67 (23.43%) AngularJS
18 66 (23.08%) Scrum
19 64 (22.38%) ASP.NET
20 56 (19.58%) PHP
21 55 (19.23%) Mentoring
22 51 (17.83%) MongoDB
22 51 (17.83%) Subversion
23 49 (17.13%) MySQL
23 49 (17.13%) Jenkins
24 46 (16.08%) SDLC
24 46 (16.08%) OO
24 46 (16.08%) Spring

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 24 (8.39%) Tomcat
2 19 (6.64%) Apache
3 16 (5.59%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.55%) IIS
4 13 (4.55%) JBoss
5 10 (3.50%) CMS
6 8 (2.80%) WordPress
7 6 (2.10%) GlassFish
7 6 (2.10%) nginx
8 5 (1.75%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.05%) Drupal
10 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.70%) Mule
10 2 (0.70%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.70%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.45%) Shopify
3 4 (1.40%) Magento
4 2 (0.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 41 (14.34%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (9.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.50%) SaaS
4 8 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.80%) GitHub
5 6 (2.10%) Google App Engine
5 6 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.75%) AdWords
6 5 (1.75%) Google Analytics
7 4 (1.40%) IaaS
7 4 (1.40%) Office 365
8 3 (1.05%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.05%) PaaS
9 2 (0.70%) Google Play
10 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.89%) HTTP
2 7 (2.45%) LDAP
3 2 (0.70%) Intranet
3 2 (0.70%) Skype
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.35%) DNS
4 1 (0.35%) FTP
4 1 (0.35%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) NFC
4 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (17.83%) MongoDB
2 49 (17.13%) MySQL
3 45 (15.73%) SQL Server
4 39 (13.64%) NoSQL
5 17 (5.94%) Redis
6 16 (5.59%) Relational Database
7 14 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.75%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.05%) GIS
12 2 (0.70%) DB2
13 1 (0.35%) Big Data
13 1 (0.35%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.35%) Spatial Data
13 1 (0.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 69 (24.13%) Git (software)
2 51 (17.83%) Subversion
3 49 (17.13%) Jenkins
4 34 (11.89%) Maven
5 31 (10.84%) JUnit
6 24 (8.39%) Visual Studio
7 22 (7.69%) Eclipse
8 20 (6.99%) Mercurial
9 19 (6.64%) Ant
10 18 (6.29%) Cucumber
10 18 (6.29%) Selenium
11 17 (5.94%) JIRA
12 16 (5.59%) Xcode
13 12 (4.20%) Karma Test Runner
14 11 (3.85%) CruiseControl
14 11 (3.85%) Mocha
15 8 (2.80%) DbUnit
15 8 (2.80%) jMock
15 8 (2.80%) Mockito
15 8 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (13.29%) Finance
2 17 (5.94%) Games
3 12 (4.20%) Marketing
4 11 (3.85%) Retail
5 5 (1.75%) Banking
6 2 (0.70%) Advertising
6 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.35%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 222 (77.62%) Developer
2 67 (23.43%) Java Developer
3 40 (13.99%) Senior Developer
4 39 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 28 (9.79%) C# Developer
5 28 (9.79%) Junior
6 27 (9.44%) Junior Developer
7 26 (9.09%) PHP Developer
8 17 (5.94%) JavaScript Developer
9 16 (5.59%) iOS Developer
9 16 (5.59%) Web Developer
10 15 (5.24%) Applications Developer
10 15 (5.24%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (5.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 14 (4.90%) MySQL Developer
11 14 (4.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 13 (4.55%) Consultant
12 13 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 12 (4.20%) Architect
13 12 (4.20%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (50.35%) Web Services
2 143 (50.00%) SOAP
3 135 (47.20%) HTML
4 114 (39.86%) CSS
5 89 (31.12%) XML
6 87 (30.42%) HTML5
7 84 (29.37%) .NET
8 73 (25.52%) jQuery
8 73 (25.52%) JSON
9 67 (23.43%) AngularJS
10 64 (22.38%) ASP.NET
11 46 (16.08%) Spring
12 36 (12.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (12.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 30 (10.49%) Ajax
13 30 (10.49%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (9.09%) Node.js
14 26 (9.09%) RESTful
15 25 (8.74%) CSS3
16 24 (8.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.74%) Mobile App
2 22 (7.69%) Social Media
3 13 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 11 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.80%) User Experience
6 7 (2.45%) NHS
7 6 (2.10%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.75%) Animation
8 5 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.75%) Replication
9 3 (1.05%) CMDB
10 2 (0.70%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.35%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.35%) LLPG
11 1 (0.35%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.69%) Linux
2 25 (8.74%) Apple iOS
3 13 (4.55%) Android
4 8 (2.80%) Unix
5 7 (2.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (46.50%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (30.77%) MVC
3 74 (25.87%) TDD
4 71 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
5 66 (23.08%) Scrum
6 55 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 46 (16.08%) OO
7 46 (16.08%) SDLC
8 41 (14.34%) Software Engineering
9 34 (11.89%) Microservices
10 32 (11.19%) Unit Testing
11 31 (10.84%) SOLID
12 26 (9.09%) SOA
13 21 (7.34%) BDD
14 20 (6.99%) E-Commerce
15 19 (6.64%) CRM
15 19 (6.64%) DevOps
15 19 (6.64%) OOP
15 19 (6.64%) Web Development
16 17 (5.94%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 147 (51.40%) JavaScript
2 103 (36.01%) Java
3 78 (27.27%) C#
4 74 (25.87%) SQL
5 56 (19.58%) PHP
6 32 (11.19%) Ruby
7 25 (8.74%) Python
8 16 (5.59%) Objective-C
9 15 (5.24%) C++
9 15 (5.24%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.90%) PowerShell
11 12 (4.20%) Scala
11 12 (4.20%) VB.NET
12 11 (3.85%) Bash Shell
13 9 (3.15%) Groovy
14 8 (2.80%) ES6
14 8 (2.80%) XPath
15 5 (1.75%) C
16 4 (1.40%) Perl
17 3 (1.05%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 12 (4.20%) Degree
2 11 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.15%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.40%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.15%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (5.94%) Docker
2 9 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.80%) vSphere
4 1 (0.35%) etcd
4 1 (0.35%) flannel
Systems Management
1 12 (4.20%) Puppet
2 11 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.80%) Terraform
4 7 (2.45%) Ansible
4 7 (2.45%) rkt
5 2 (0.70%) cPanel
6 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.99%) ServiceNow
3 18 (6.29%) Google
4 9 (3.15%) VMware
4 9 (3.15%) Zend
5 7 (2.45%) IBM
5 7 (2.45%) WSO2
6 6 (2.10%) Oracle
6 6 (2.10%) PayPal
7 3 (1.05%) Adobe
8 2 (0.70%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.70%) CA
8 2 (0.70%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.70%) SAP
8 2 (0.70%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.35%) Apple
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco
9 1 (0.35%) EMC
9 1 (0.35%) Facebook
9 1 (0.35%) Sun
Rugby, Warwickshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Telford, Shropshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £2000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Scheme & Flexible Hours
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £53,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 5% Pension + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
eSynergy Solutions LTD
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £31000 - £44000 per annum, 10% of time for hobby projects + more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary Based on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive bonus package
Posted: 27 days ago
Bromsgrove
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 27 days ago