The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 150 171 194
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +23
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 68 43 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.18% 0.82% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% 2.20% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 65 43 11
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
RESTful
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
1959 1951 2066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.13% 37.33% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 1735 1858
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RESTful
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

RESTful Salary Trend in the West Midlands

RESTful
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RESTful across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

RESTful Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

RESTful
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
Warwickshire +5 24 £50,000 -4.76%
Birmingham -3 24 £40,000 - 3
Coventry +2 11 £35,000 -33.33%
Worcestershire - 6 £31,500 -
Solihull - 3 £35,000 - 1
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 78 (61.90%) HTML
2 69 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (49.21%) .NET
3 62 (49.21%) MVC
4 58 (46.03%) Web Services
5 52 (41.27%) Java
6 51 (40.48%) TDD
7 49 (38.89%) OO
8 47 (37.30%) ASP.NET
9 46 (36.51%) Software Engineering
10 45 (35.71%) SQL
11 43 (34.13%) SQL Server
11 43 (34.13%) CSS
12 41 (32.54%) C#
12 41 (32.54%) JavaScript
13 38 (30.16%) BDD
14 37 (29.37%) Git (software)
15 35 (27.78%) HTML5
15 35 (27.78%) XHTML
16 34 (26.98%) Linux
16 34 (26.98%) J2EE
16 34 (26.98%) ASP.NET Web API
17 32 (25.40%) PostgreSQL
17 32 (25.40%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (24.60%) Apache
19 30 (23.81%) Python
19 30 (23.81%) WCF
20 29 (23.02%) PHP
21 28 (22.22%) Oracle
21 28 (22.22%) Node.js

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing RESTful 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 RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (24.60%) Apache
2 28 (22.22%) Node.js
3 20 (15.87%) CMS
4 13 (10.32%) WordPress
5 10 (7.94%) JBoss
6 8 (6.35%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.17%) IIS
7 4 (3.17%) nginx
7 4 (3.17%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.79%) LiveLink
Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.38%) GitHub
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) HTTP
2 4 (3.17%) DNS
2 4 (3.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.13%) SQL Server
2 32 (25.40%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (20.63%) Big Data
4 24 (19.05%) DB2
5 21 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 17 (13.49%) MySQL
7 11 (8.73%) Relational Database
8 7 (5.56%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.76%) SQLite
10 5 (3.97%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (29.37%) Git (software)
2 20 (15.87%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.11%) Hudson
4 13 (10.32%) Subversion
5 10 (7.94%) Grunt
5 10 (7.94%) Yeoman
5 10 (7.94%) Cucumber
6 9 (7.14%) Behat
6 9 (7.14%) PHPUnit
7 8 (6.35%) Visual Studio
8 7 (5.56%) JIRA
9 6 (4.76%) Maven
9 6 (4.76%) Xcode
10 4 (3.17%) Selenium
10 4 (3.17%) RSpec
11 3 (2.38%) JUnit
11 3 (2.38%) WATIR
12 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.79%) CMake
General
1 19 (15.08%) Advertising
2 18 (14.29%) Marketing
3 6 (4.76%) Finance
4 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.38%) Electronics
4 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.59%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (71.43%) Developer
2 33 (26.19%) Software Engineer
3 29 (23.02%) .NET Developer
4 26 (20.63%) Java Software Engineer
5 18 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 17 (13.49%) Java Developer
7 13 (10.32%) Front-End Developer
8 12 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (7.14%) Lead Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Architect
10 7 (5.56%) PHP Developer
11 6 (4.76%) iOS Developer
12 5 (3.97%) Java Software Developer
12 5 (3.97%) Web Developer
13 4 (3.17%) C# Developer
13 4 (3.17%) J2EE Developer
13 4 (3.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 3 (2.38%) Senior Java Software Developer
14 3 (2.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (61.90%) HTML
2 62 (49.21%) .NET
3 58 (46.03%) Web Services
4 47 (37.30%) ASP.NET
5 43 (34.13%) CSS
6 35 (27.78%) XHTML
6 35 (27.78%) HTML5
7 34 (26.98%) J2EE
7 34 (26.98%) ASP.NET Web API
8 32 (25.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (23.81%) WCF
10 26 (20.63%) jQuery
11 24 (19.05%) REST
12 22 (17.46%) .NET Framework
13 21 (16.67%) CSS3
14 19 (15.08%) JSON
15 16 (12.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 14 (11.11%) Yii
17 12 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 11 (8.73%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.08%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (9.52%) User Experience
2 12 (9.52%) Social Media
3 8 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.35%) Open Source
4 7 (5.56%) GIS
4 7 (5.56%) BBC
5 6 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.97%) N-Tier
7 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.38%) DTV
9 2 (1.59%) iPhone
9 2 (1.59%) iPad
10 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 34 (26.98%) Linux
2 9 (7.14%) Windows
3 6 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (49.21%) MVC
3 51 (40.48%) TDD
4 49 (38.89%) OO
5 46 (36.51%) Software Engineering
6 38 (30.16%) BDD
7 27 (21.43%) Web Application Development
8 25 (19.84%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (16.67%) Scrum
10 12 (9.52%) Web Development
11 11 (8.73%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (7.94%) Unit Testing
12 10 (7.94%) OO PHP
13 8 (6.35%) SOA
14 7 (5.56%) OOP
14 7 (5.56%) CAD
14 7 (5.56%) Data Management
14 7 (5.56%) Software Testing
14 7 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
15 6 (4.76%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (41.27%) Java
2 45 (35.71%) SQL
3 41 (32.54%) JavaScript
3 41 (32.54%) C#
4 30 (23.81%) Python
5 29 (23.02%) PHP
6 26 (20.63%) Ruby
7 24 (19.05%) Perl
8 7 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.56%) Groovy
9 4 (3.17%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.17%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.79%) VC++
10 1 (0.79%) C++
10 1 (0.79%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (6.35%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 28 (22.22%) Oracle
2 24 (19.05%) Facebook
3 13 (10.32%) Zend
4 10 (7.94%) Google
5 8 (6.35%) Apple
6 7 (5.56%) Sony
6 7 (5.56%) Yahoo!
7 6 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.38%) SAP
9 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.79%) Open Text
9 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
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