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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 83 95 163
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +68
Permanent jobs citing REST 180 130 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.28% 2.53% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.88% 7.19% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 145 115 74
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +11.80%
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
2026 1808 1937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.96% 35.19% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 1609 1783
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -25 70 £46,250 +2.77% 8
Coventry +18 30 £37,500 -14.77% 2
Shropshire +15 28 £52,387 +16.41%
Staffordshire 0 14 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Worcestershire +9 11 £30,000 -6.25% 2
Warwickshire +3 5 £24,250 -33.10% 1
Herefordshire - 5 £24,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £26,750 -
Wolverhampton +5 1 £30,000 +46.34%
Solihull - 1 £45,000 - 6
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 167 (55.30%) JavaScript
2 156 (51.66%) HTML
3 153 (50.66%) Web Services
4 150 (49.67%) SOAP
5 142 (47.02%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (43.05%) CSS
7 119 (39.40%) Java
8 107 (35.43%) XML
9 102 (33.77%) MVC
10 96 (31.79%) HTML5
10 96 (31.79%) AngularJS
11 93 (30.79%) Git (software)
12 88 (29.14%) TDD
13 83 (27.48%) C#
14 82 (27.15%) .NET
15 80 (26.49%) Continuous Integration
16 79 (26.16%) SQL
17 78 (25.83%) jQuery
18 77 (25.50%) JSON
19 75 (24.83%) Scrum
20 64 (21.19%) MySQL
20 64 (21.19%) ASP.NET
21 59 (19.54%) Subversion
22 57 (18.87%) MongoDB
23 55 (18.21%) Mentoring
24 54 (17.88%) PHP
24 54 (17.88%) Linux
25 53 (17.55%) SDLC
26 52 (17.22%) Jenkins
27 49 (16.23%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 (7.95%) Apache
2 18 (5.96%) IIS
2 18 (5.96%) SharePoint
3 17 (5.63%) Tomcat
4 16 (5.30%) CMS
5 14 (4.64%) JBoss
6 6 (1.99%) GlassFish
6 6 (1.99%) nginx
6 6 (1.99%) WordPress
7 5 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.32%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.99%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.99%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.66%) Drupal
10 2 (0.66%) Mule
10 2 (0.66%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.66%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.99%) Shopify
3 4 (1.32%) Magento
4 2 (0.66%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 43 (14.24%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.31%) SaaS
4 8 (2.65%) GitHub
5 7 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.32%) Office 365
6 6 (1.99%) AdWords
6 6 (1.99%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.99%) IaaS
7 5 (1.66%) Google App Engine
7 5 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.66%) PaaS
8 3 (0.99%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.33%) Force.com
9 1 (0.33%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.91%) HTTP
2 12 (3.97%) LDAP
3 5 (1.66%) Internet
4 4 (1.32%) DNS
5 2 (0.66%) Intranet
5 2 (0.66%) Skype
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.33%) FTP
6 1 (0.33%) NFC
6 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (21.19%) MySQL
2 57 (18.87%) MongoDB
3 48 (15.89%) NoSQL
4 40 (13.25%) SQL Server
5 19 (6.29%) Redis
6 16 (5.30%) Relational Database
7 14 (4.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.66%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.99%) GIS
12 2 (0.66%) DB2
13 1 (0.33%) Big Data
13 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.33%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 93 (30.79%) Git (software)
2 59 (19.54%) Subversion
3 52 (17.22%) Jenkins
4 43 (14.24%) Maven
5 30 (9.93%) JUnit
6 27 (8.94%) Ant
7 25 (8.28%) Eclipse
8 24 (7.95%) Cucumber
9 22 (7.28%) Visual Studio
10 21 (6.95%) Mercurial
11 19 (6.29%) JIRA
12 17 (5.63%) Selenium
13 13 (4.30%) Karma Test Runner
14 11 (3.64%) CruiseControl
14 11 (3.64%) Mocha
14 11 (3.64%) PHPUnit
15 10 (3.31%) gulp
16 8 (2.65%) Jasmine
16 8 (2.65%) JSUnit
17 7 (2.32%) DbUnit
General
1 43 (14.24%) Finance
2 22 (7.28%) Games
3 15 (4.97%) Marketing
4 12 (3.97%) Retail
5 6 (1.99%) Banking
6 5 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.66%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 230 (76.16%) Developer
2 64 (21.19%) Java Developer
3 45 (14.90%) Senior Developer
4 44 (14.57%) .NET Developer
5 30 (9.93%) PHP Developer
6 25 (8.28%) JavaScript Developer
7 24 (7.95%) C# Developer
8 21 (6.95%) Programmer
9 20 (6.62%) Junior
9 20 (6.62%) Web Developer
10 19 (6.29%) Junior Developer
11 18 (5.96%) MySQL Developer
11 18 (5.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 17 (5.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 16 (5.30%) ServiceNow Developer
14 15 (4.97%) Architect
15 14 (4.64%) C# .NET Developer
15 14 (4.64%) C++ Programmer
15 14 (4.64%) HTML Developer
15 14 (4.64%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (51.66%) HTML
2 153 (50.66%) Web Services
3 150 (49.67%) SOAP
4 130 (43.05%) CSS
5 107 (35.43%) XML
6 96 (31.79%) AngularJS
6 96 (31.79%) HTML5
7 82 (27.15%) .NET
8 78 (25.83%) jQuery
9 77 (25.50%) JSON
10 64 (21.19%) ASP.NET
11 49 (16.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 48 (15.89%) Spring
13 39 (12.91%) Node.js
14 37 (12.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 30 (9.93%) ASP.NET Web API
16 28 (9.27%) Ajax
17 27 (8.94%) CSS3
18 26 (8.61%) Sass
19 25 (8.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 20 (6.62%) Social Media
3 16 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.64%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.64%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.98%) User Experience
8 8 (2.65%) CMDB
9 7 (2.32%) NHS
10 5 (1.66%) Animation
10 5 (1.66%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.32%) Graphic Design
11 4 (1.32%) Replication
12 3 (0.99%) Blog
12 3 (0.99%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
14 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
14 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
14 1 (0.33%) Internet of Things
14 1 (0.33%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 54 (17.88%) Linux
2 20 (6.62%) Apple iOS
3 15 (4.97%) Unix
4 14 (4.64%) Android
5 8 (2.65%) Windows
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (47.02%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (33.77%) MVC
3 88 (29.14%) TDD
4 80 (26.49%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (24.83%) Scrum
6 55 (18.21%) Mentoring
7 53 (17.55%) SDLC
8 44 (14.57%) Software Engineering
9 40 (13.25%) Microservices
10 36 (11.92%) OO
11 35 (11.59%) Unit Testing
12 31 (10.26%) SOLID
13 30 (9.93%) DevOps
14 26 (8.61%) Open Source
14 26 (8.61%) SOA
15 24 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (7.95%) E-Commerce
15 24 (7.95%) Front End Development
16 23 (7.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 167 (55.30%) JavaScript
2 119 (39.40%) Java
3 83 (27.48%) C#
4 79 (26.16%) SQL
5 54 (17.88%) PHP
6 39 (12.91%) Ruby
7 21 (6.95%) Python
8 20 (6.62%) C++
8 20 (6.62%) Scala
9 14 (4.64%) Bash Shell
9 14 (4.64%) Groovy
10 13 (4.30%) Objective-C
11 12 (3.97%) PowerShell
11 12 (3.97%) VB.NET
12 11 (3.64%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.65%) Apple Swift
13 8 (2.65%) ES6
13 8 (2.65%) XPath
14 5 (1.66%) Perl
14 5 (1.66%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 10 (3.31%) Degree
1 10 (3.31%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.65%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.66%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.32%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (6.62%) Docker
2 8 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (5.96%) Puppet
2 15 (4.97%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.31%) Terraform
4 9 (2.98%) Ansible
4 9 (2.98%) rkt
Vendors
1 33 (10.93%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.26%) ServiceNow
3 16 (5.30%) Google
4 9 (2.98%) Oracle
5 8 (2.65%) IBM
5 8 (2.65%) VMware
6 7 (2.32%) Zend
7 6 (1.99%) PayPal
7 6 (1.99%) WSO2
8 5 (1.66%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.99%) Adobe
9 3 (0.99%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.99%) webMethods
10 2 (0.66%) CA
10 2 (0.66%) SAP
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco
11 1 (0.33%) EMC
11 1 (0.33%) ESRI
11 1 (0.33%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
Solihull, West Midlands
Jumar Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £53,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 5% Pension + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Scheme & Flexible Hours
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £35k - 450k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary Based on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £31000 - £44000 per annum, 10% of time for hobby projects + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £31000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits Flexible Working, Gym Membership,
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Pertemps Worcester
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £36k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Rugeley
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 23 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 23 days ago