Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 100 80
Rank change year-on-year -8 -20 +13
Permanent jobs citing REST 40 91 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.48% 2.53% 3.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.12% 8.02% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 37 73 119
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £56,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.50% +18.95% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,200 £37,226 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £82,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -5.88%

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 782 1,135 1,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 28.91% 31.56% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 704 935 1,092
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,375 £26,850 £26,300
90th Percentile £68,375 £72,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +2.67%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Birmingham

REST
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for REST in Birmingham

REST
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Salary histogram for REST in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for REST.

1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Java
3 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (35.00%) SOAP
4 13 (32.50%) Node.js
4 13 (32.50%) DevOps
5 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (30.00%) C#
5 12 (30.00%) Python
5 12 (30.00%) Azure
6 11 (27.50%) Web Services
7 10 (25.00%) CSS
7 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 10 (25.00%) MuleSoft
8 9 (22.50%) Microservices
8 9 (22.50%) Public Sector
8 9 (22.50%) AWS
8 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
9 8 (20.00%) Finance
9 8 (20.00%) .NET
9 8 (20.00%) Jest
9 8 (20.00%) Front End Development
10 7 (17.50%) React
10 7 (17.50%) SAP
10 7 (17.50%) SQL
10 7 (17.50%) XML
10 7 (17.50%) OO
10 7 (17.50%) Open Source
10 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) Anypoint
2 2 (5.00%) Mule
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.50%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Azure
2 9 (22.50%) AWS
3 4 (10.00%) Serverless
4 3 (7.50%) SaaS
5 2 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (5.00%) GitHub
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (2.50%) Apigee
6 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) MySQL
3 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.50%) Big Data
5 1 (2.50%) DTS
5 1 (2.50%) GIS
5 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.50%) Spatial Data
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.00%) JIRA
3 6 (15.00%) Maven
4 4 (10.00%) Babel
4 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.00%) Selenium
4 4 (10.00%) SonarQube
4 4 (10.00%) webpack
5 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.50%) GitLab
6 1 (2.50%) Gradle
6 1 (2.50%) JUnit
6 1 (2.50%) MSTest
6 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (22.50%) Public Sector
2 8 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Electronics
3 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.00%) Marketing
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Integration Developer
5 5 (12.50%) UI Developer
6 4 (10.00%) React Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Systems Developer
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Backend Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Python Developer
8 2 (5.00%) SAP Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) SOAP
2 13 (32.50%) Node.js
3 11 (27.50%) Web Services
4 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (25.00%) CSS
5 8 (20.00%) .NET
5 8 (20.00%) Jest
6 7 (17.50%) JSON
6 7 (17.50%) React
6 7 (17.50%) XML
7 6 (15.00%) Django
7 6 (15.00%) HTML
7 6 (15.00%) Sass
7 6 (15.00%) Spring
8 5 (12.50%) LESS
8 5 (12.50%) Swagger
8 5 (12.50%) XSD
9 4 (10.00%) Flask
9 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (10.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) LLPG
2 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) DevOps
3 9 (22.50%) Microservices
4 8 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.50%) OO
5 7 (17.50%) Open Source
6 6 (15.00%) Kanban
6 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.00%) SDLC
7 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (12.50%) Fintech
7 5 (12.50%) Scrum
8 4 (10.00%) Decision-Making
8 4 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.00%) TDD
9 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) C#
3 12 (30.00%) Python
4 7 (17.50%) SQL
5 5 (12.50%) PHP
6 4 (10.00%) ES6
6 4 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.00%) ABAP
7 2 (5.00%) C
7 2 (5.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.50%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) BS7666
2 1 (2.50%) GDPR
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) MuleSoft
2 7 (17.50%) SAP
3 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (5.00%) Netlify
7 1 (2.50%) ESRI
7 1 (2.50%) Google
7 1 (2.50%) Mapinfo
7 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.50%) WSO2