The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 13 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing REST 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.45% 1.39% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.00% 3.33% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
REST
West Midlands

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 Wolverhampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 43.01% 41.67% 56.36%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 60
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

REST
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

REST Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing REST 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 REST.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) OCA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) SCADA

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing REST 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 REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) OCA
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft