The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 161 209 148
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -61
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 42 7 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.80% 0.13% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.13% 0.34% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 41 6 43
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% -15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1975 2054 1991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.53% 36.99% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1680 1828 1757
Average salary £37,000 £35,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
RESTful
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Birmingham +20 16 £42,500 -27.65% 1
Warwickshire - 10 £40,000 - 2
Coventry +11 7 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Herefordshire - 3 £31,500 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £30,750 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £35,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
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England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 37 (53.62%) MVC
2 36 (52.17%) TDD
3 34 (49.28%) C#
4 33 (47.83%) .NET
5 31 (44.93%) SQL Server
5 31 (44.93%) HTML
6 29 (42.03%) Java
7 28 (40.58%) ASP.NET
7 28 (40.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (39.13%) Git (software)
9 26 (37.68%) BDD
9 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (36.23%) Web Application Development
11 24 (34.78%) CSS
11 24 (34.78%) Node.js
12 22 (31.88%) NoSQL
13 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (28.99%) Ruby
14 20 (28.99%) Web Services
14 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
14 20 (28.99%) Facebook
14 20 (28.99%) WCF
15 17 (24.64%) SOAP
15 17 (24.64%) Scrum
16 16 (23.19%) OO
16 16 (23.19%) J2EE
16 16 (23.19%) MySQL
16 16 (23.19%) XML
16 16 (23.19%) Linux
17 15 (21.74%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 24 (34.78%) Node.js
2 13 (18.84%) Tomcat
3 8 (11.59%) Apache
4 7 (10.14%) Apache Solr
5 5 (7.25%) CMS
6 3 (4.35%) GlassFish
6 3 (4.35%) WordPress
7 1 (1.45%) IIS
7 1 (1.45%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) Heroku
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) DNS
2 1 (1.45%) DHCP
2 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (44.93%) SQL Server
2 22 (31.88%) NoSQL
3 16 (23.19%) MySQL
4 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (15.94%) Oracle Database
5 7 (10.14%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.90%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.45%) DB2
10 1 (1.45%) Big Data
10 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 27 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.04%) Hudson
3 8 (11.59%) Subversion
4 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.35%) JIRA
6 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.35%) Ant
6 3 (4.35%) JUnit
6 3 (4.35%) RSpec
6 3 (4.35%) Selenium
7 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.90%) WATIR
8 1 (1.45%) Maven
8 1 (1.45%) Behat
8 1 (1.45%) Grunt
8 1 (1.45%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.45%) Yeoman
General
1 12 (17.39%) Advertising
2 8 (11.59%) Marketing
3 6 (8.70%) Finance
4 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.35%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 63 (91.30%) Developer
2 25 (36.23%) .NET Developer
3 20 (28.99%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (10.14%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.35%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 2 (2.90%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Python Developer
9 2 (2.90%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.83%) .NET
2 31 (44.93%) HTML
3 28 (40.58%) ASP.NET
3 28 (40.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (34.78%) CSS
6 20 (28.99%) Web Services
6 20 (28.99%) WCF
7 17 (24.64%) SOAP
8 16 (23.19%) J2EE
8 16 (23.19%) XML
9 11 (15.94%) .NET Framework
10 10 (14.49%) JSON
11 9 (13.04%) DOM
11 9 (13.04%) Grails
11 9 (13.04%) HTML5
12 8 (11.59%) REST
12 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (11.59%) jQuery
13 7 (10.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Social Media
2 8 (11.59%) BBC
3 7 (10.14%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.90%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) DTV
6 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Linux
2 9 (13.04%) UNIX
3 6 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) MVC
2 36 (52.17%) TDD
3 26 (37.68%) BDD
4 25 (36.23%) Web Application Development
5 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (24.64%) Scrum
7 16 (23.19%) OO
8 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.14%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (10.14%) Software Testing
10 7 (10.14%) CRM
10 7 (10.14%) B2B
10 7 (10.14%) B2C
11 6 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (8.70%) SOA
11 6 (8.70%) Web Development
12 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
13 4 (5.80%) Kanban
14 3 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) C#
2 29 (42.03%) Java
3 20 (28.99%) Ruby
3 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.29%) SQL
5 12 (17.39%) PHP
5 12 (17.39%) Groovy
6 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.25%) Apex Code
8 3 (4.35%) Python
8 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.90%) VB
9 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.90%) XPath
9 2 (2.90%) J#
10 1 (1.45%) C++
10 1 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Facebook
2 15 (21.74%) Oracle
3 11 (15.94%) Google
4 10 (14.49%) Apple
5 8 (11.59%) JBoss
5 8 (11.59%) Yahoo!
5 8 (11.59%) Sony
6 5 (7.25%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.35%) Zend
9 2 (2.90%) Adobe
9 2 (2.90%) Macromedia
10 1 (1.45%) SAP
10 1 (1.45%) Rackspace
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