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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 159 193 168
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -25
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 64 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.14% 0.33% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.15% 0.98% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 63 17 32
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £43,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
2029 1844 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.23% 33.89% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1646 1669
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Coventry +11 22 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham +5 18 £50,000 -21.25%
Warwickshire +13 12 £41,250 -17.50%
Worcestershire - 6 £31,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 4 £31,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £31,500 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 53 (55.21%) HTML
2 52 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (52.08%) MVC
4 47 (48.96%) Web Services
5 43 (44.79%) Java
5 43 (44.79%) TDD
6 42 (43.75%) .NET
7 41 (42.71%) C#
8 40 (41.67%) SQL Server
9 38 (39.58%) Software Engineering
10 37 (38.54%) ASP.NET
11 36 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (37.50%) BDD
12 35 (36.46%) Git (software)
13 31 (32.29%) J2EE
14 30 (31.25%) SQL
14 30 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 29 (30.21%) Web Application Development
15 29 (30.21%) Oracle
15 29 (30.21%) Linux
16 28 (29.17%) Node.js
17 26 (27.08%) NoSQL
18 24 (25.00%) OO
18 24 (25.00%) Apache
18 24 (25.00%) CSS
18 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
18 24 (25.00%) Ruby
18 24 (25.00%) Facebook
19 23 (23.96%) WCF
19 23 (23.96%) PostgreSQL

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (29.17%) Node.js
2 24 (25.00%) Apache
3 9 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.38%) WordPress
4 8 (8.33%) CMS
5 2 (2.08%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.08%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.04%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) Heroku
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (27.08%) NoSQL
3 23 (23.96%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (20.83%) Big Data
5 19 (19.79%) DB2
6 13 (13.54%) MySQL
7 10 (10.42%) Relational Database
7 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (8.33%) Oracle Database
9 7 (7.29%) MongoDB
10 6 (6.25%) RDBMS
11 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (2.08%) Data Mining
13 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 35 (36.46%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.46%) Subversion
3 10 (10.42%) Hudson
4 7 (7.29%) Behat
4 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.29%) PHPUnit
5 6 (6.25%) JIRA
6 5 (5.21%) JUnit
7 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.08%) Ant
9 2 (2.08%) Selenium
9 2 (2.08%) RSpec
10 1 (1.04%) WATIR
10 1 (1.04%) Maven
10 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.04%) Grunt
10 1 (1.04%) Yeoman
General
1 18 (18.75%) Advertising
2 8 (8.33%) Marketing
2 8 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.13%) Electronics
3 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (71.88%) Developer
2 33 (34.38%) .NET Developer
3 25 (26.04%) Software Engineer
4 21 (21.88%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (15.63%) Java Developer
6 12 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (6.25%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (4.17%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Architect
11 3 (3.13%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Web Engineer
12 2 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Python Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (55.21%) HTML
2 47 (48.96%) Web Services
3 42 (43.75%) .NET
4 37 (38.54%) ASP.NET
5 36 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (32.29%) J2EE
7 30 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (25.00%) CSS
9 23 (23.96%) XHTML
9 23 (23.96%) WCF
10 21 (21.88%) REST
11 19 (19.79%) .NET Framework
12 15 (15.63%) SOAP
13 14 (14.58%) HTML5
14 13 (13.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (10.42%) Yii
15 10 (10.42%) CSS3
15 10 (10.42%) Ajax
15 10 (10.42%) jQuery
16 9 (9.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (11.46%) Social Media
3 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.25%) Open Source
4 6 (6.25%) GIS
4 6 (6.25%) BBC
5 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.13%) DTV
7 2 (2.08%) User Experience
7 2 (2.08%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.21%) Linux
2 4 (4.17%) Windows
3 3 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (52.08%) MVC
3 43 (44.79%) TDD
4 38 (39.58%) Software Engineering
5 36 (37.50%) BDD
6 29 (30.21%) Web Application Development
7 24 (25.00%) OO
8 18 (18.75%) Scrum
9 17 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (11.46%) Web Development
11 8 (8.33%) Software Testing
11 8 (8.33%) OO PHP
12 6 (6.25%) Data Management
12 6 (6.25%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (6.25%) OOP
12 6 (6.25%) CAD
13 5 (5.21%) SOA
13 5 (5.21%) Kanban
13 5 (5.21%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (44.79%) Java
2 41 (42.71%) C#
3 30 (31.25%) SQL
4 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 24 (25.00%) Ruby
5 21 (21.88%) Python
6 19 (19.79%) Perl
7 15 (15.63%) PHP
8 8 (8.33%) Groovy
9 4 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.17%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.08%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.08%) XPath
11 1 (1.04%) C++
11 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (30.21%) Oracle
2 24 (25.00%) Facebook
3 9 (9.38%) Zend
4 8 (8.33%) Google
5 6 (6.25%) Yahoo!
5 6 (6.25%) Sony
5 6 (6.25%) JBoss
5 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.25%) Apple
6 3 (3.13%) SAP
7 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.04%) Open Text
8 1 (1.04%) Rackspace
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Discretionary annual bonus
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