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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 157 169 186
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 66 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.15% 0.66% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.31% 1.83% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 65 35 14
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,000 £44,250
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
1994 1912 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.69% 35.95% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1768 1710 1659
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 £35,000 - 2
Warwickshire +3 17 £45,000 -10.00%
Birmingham -4 17 £40,000 -17.52%
Worcestershire - 8 £31,500 -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 69 (63.30%) HTML
2 56 (51.38%) MVC
2 56 (51.38%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (49.54%) Web Services
4 49 (44.95%) Java
5 46 (42.20%) .NET
6 45 (41.28%) Software Engineering
7 41 (37.61%) TDD
8 40 (36.70%) C#
9 39 (35.78%) SQL Server
10 38 (34.86%) ASP.NET
11 35 (32.11%) CSS
11 35 (32.11%) SQL
11 35 (32.11%) BDD
12 34 (31.19%) JavaScript
12 34 (31.19%) J2EE
12 34 (31.19%) OO
13 33 (30.28%) Linux
14 32 (29.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (29.36%) Git (software)
15 30 (27.52%) Apache
15 30 (27.52%) XHTML
15 30 (27.52%) PostgreSQL
16 29 (26.61%) Oracle
17 26 (23.85%) HTML5
17 26 (23.85%) Node.js
18 25 (22.94%) Big Data
18 25 (22.94%) ASP.NET Web API
19 24 (22.02%) PHP
19 24 (22.02%) Web Application Development

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 30 (27.52%) Apache
2 26 (23.85%) Node.js
3 15 (13.76%) CMS
4 13 (11.93%) WordPress
5 9 (8.26%) Tomcat
6 8 (7.34%) JBoss
7 4 (3.67%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.75%) IIS
8 3 (2.75%) nginx
9 1 (0.92%) LiveLink
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.92%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) HTTP
2 3 (2.75%) DNS
2 3 (2.75%) DHCP
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (35.78%) SQL Server
2 30 (27.52%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (22.94%) Big Data
4 23 (21.10%) DB2
5 20 (18.35%) NoSQL
6 18 (16.51%) MySQL
7 11 (10.09%) Relational Database
8 7 (6.42%) RDBMS
9 6 (5.50%) MongoDB
10 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database
11 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (29.36%) Git (software)
2 17 (15.60%) Jenkins
3 14 (12.84%) Hudson
3 14 (12.84%) Subversion
4 9 (8.26%) Behat
4 9 (8.26%) PHPUnit
5 8 (7.34%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.42%) JIRA
6 7 (6.42%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.67%) JUnit
7 4 (3.67%) Maven
7 4 (3.67%) RSpec
7 4 (3.67%) Grunt
7 4 (3.67%) Yeoman
7 4 (3.67%) Selenium
8 3 (2.75%) WATIR
9 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.92%) Ant
10 1 (0.92%) CMake
General
1 18 (16.51%) Advertising
2 11 (10.09%) Marketing
3 7 (6.42%) Finance
4 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.75%) Electronics
4 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.83%) Games
5 2 (1.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (68.81%) Developer
2 32 (29.36%) Software Engineer
3 29 (26.61%) .NET Developer
4 25 (22.94%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (13.76%) Java Developer
6 14 (12.84%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (7.34%) PHP Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Architect
10 6 (5.50%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Web Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Lead Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (3.67%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Senior Java Software Developer
13 3 (2.75%) Web Engineer
13 3 (2.75%) Senior Software Engineer
14 2 (1.83%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (63.30%) HTML
2 54 (49.54%) Web Services
3 46 (42.20%) .NET
4 38 (34.86%) ASP.NET
5 35 (32.11%) CSS
6 34 (31.19%) J2EE
7 32 (29.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (27.52%) XHTML
9 26 (23.85%) HTML5
10 25 (22.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (21.10%) REST
12 22 (20.18%) WCF
13 20 (18.35%) jQuery
14 19 (17.43%) .NET Framework
14 19 (17.43%) CSS3
15 14 (12.84%) Yii
16 13 (11.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 11 (10.09%) SOAP
17 11 (10.09%) Ajax
18 10 (9.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.17%) Social Media
3 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.34%) Open Source
4 7 (6.42%) GIS
4 7 (6.42%) User Experience
5 5 (4.59%) BBC
5 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.67%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.67%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.75%) DTV
8 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.28%) Linux
2 8 (7.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (51.38%) MVC
1 56 (51.38%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (41.28%) Software Engineering
3 41 (37.61%) TDD
4 35 (32.11%) BDD
5 34 (31.19%) OO
6 24 (22.02%) Web Application Development
7 20 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (16.51%) Scrum
9 12 (11.01%) Web Development
10 10 (9.17%) OO PHP
11 8 (7.34%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (6.42%) Data Management
12 7 (6.42%) OOP
12 7 (6.42%) CAD
12 7 (6.42%) Software Testing
13 6 (5.50%) SOA
13 6 (5.50%) Responsive Web Design
14 5 (4.59%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.95%) Java
2 40 (36.70%) C#
3 35 (32.11%) SQL
4 34 (31.19%) JavaScript
5 24 (22.02%) PHP
6 23 (21.10%) Python
6 23 (21.10%) Perl
7 19 (17.43%) Ruby
8 8 (7.34%) Groovy
9 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.83%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.92%) XPath
11 1 (0.92%) VC++
11 1 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (26.61%) Oracle
2 23 (21.10%) Facebook
3 13 (11.93%) Zend
4 6 (5.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.50%) Google
5 5 (4.59%) Yahoo!
5 5 (4.59%) Sony
5 5 (4.59%) Apple
6 3 (2.75%) SAP
7 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.92%) Open Text
8 1 (0.92%) Rackspace
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