Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 99 95
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 +63
Permanent jobs citing REST 127 131 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.35% 2.85% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.10% 9.57% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 108 119 91
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £85,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +18.88%

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 1258 1369 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.19% 29.74% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1198 1085
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,625 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -

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 10 December 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for REST.

1 65 (51.18%) JavaScript
2 62 (48.82%) CSS
3 54 (42.52%) SOAP
3 54 (42.52%) HTML
3 54 (42.52%) AngularJS
4 49 (38.58%) Java
5 48 (37.80%) Web Services
6 46 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (34.65%) XML
8 37 (29.13%) JSON
8 37 (29.13%) Git (software)
9 36 (28.35%) C#
10 35 (27.56%) NoSQL
11 33 (25.98%) OO
12 32 (25.20%) SQL
13 30 (23.62%) HTML5
14 29 (22.83%) MySQL
15 27 (21.26%) OOD
15 27 (21.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 26 (20.47%) jQuery
17 25 (19.69%) MongoDB
18 24 (18.90%) PHP
18 24 (18.90%) Amazon AWS
18 24 (18.90%) Degree
19 23 (18.11%) XPath
19 23 (18.11%) .NET
19 23 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (17.32%) TypeScript
21 21 (16.54%) SDLC
21 21 (16.54%) Business Intelligence

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 14 (11.02%) SharePoint
2 13 (10.24%) CMS
3 12 (9.45%) Apache
4 11 (8.66%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (7.87%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (7.87%) nginx
6 8 (6.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (4.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (2.36%) Confluence
8 3 (2.36%) JBoss
8 3 (2.36%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.36%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.57%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.57%) Mule
10 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.79%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.79%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Magento
1 2 (1.57%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.79%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.90%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (14.96%) npm
3 17 (13.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (7.87%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (7.87%) Amazon S3
4 10 (7.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 10 (7.87%) GitHub
5 8 (6.30%) Office 365
6 7 (5.51%) Firebase
7 3 (2.36%) SaaS
8 1 (0.79%) IaaS
8 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.45%) HTTP
2 8 (6.30%) Intranet
3 6 (4.72%) LDAP
4 3 (2.36%) Internet
5 1 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (27.56%) NoSQL
2 29 (22.83%) MySQL
3 25 (19.69%) MongoDB
4 15 (11.81%) SQL Server
5 10 (7.87%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (4.72%) DTS
8 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (3.94%) MarkLogic
10 2 (1.57%) Big Data
10 2 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.79%) DB2
11 1 (0.79%) GIS
11 1 (0.79%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.79%) Redis
11 1 (0.79%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 37 (29.13%) Git (software)
2 20 (15.75%) gulp
3 19 (14.96%) Jenkins
4 17 (13.39%) JUnit
4 17 (13.39%) PhantomJS
4 17 (13.39%) webpack
5 11 (8.66%) JIRA
6 10 (7.87%) GitLab
7 9 (7.09%) SpecFlow
8 8 (6.30%) Cucumber
8 8 (6.30%) Maven
9 7 (5.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (5.51%) Jasmine
9 7 (5.51%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (5.51%) Selenium
9 7 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (5.51%) Visual Studio
10 6 (4.72%) Gradle
11 5 (3.94%) Mockito
11 5 (3.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (15.75%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Electronics
2 10 (7.87%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.09%) Marketing
4 7 (5.51%) Retail
5 2 (1.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (80.31%) Developer
2 28 (22.05%) Java Developer
3 25 (19.69%) Senior Developer
4 20 (15.75%) HTML Developer
5 18 (14.17%) HTML CSS Developer
6 17 (13.39%) Full Stack Developer
6 17 (13.39%) PHP Developer
7 15 (11.81%) Angular Developer
8 12 (9.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (9.45%) ServiceNow Developer
9 11 (8.66%) Software Developer
10 9 (7.09%) Lead Developer
11 8 (6.30%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (6.30%) SharePoint Developer
12 7 (5.51%) Senior Full Stack Developer
13 6 (4.72%) Analyst
13 6 (4.72%) Integration Developer
13 6 (4.72%) iOS Developer
14 5 (3.94%) .NET Developer
14 5 (3.94%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (48.82%) CSS
2 54 (42.52%) AngularJS
2 54 (42.52%) HTML
2 54 (42.52%) SOAP
3 48 (37.80%) Web Services
4 44 (34.65%) XML
5 37 (29.13%) JSON
6 30 (23.62%) HTML5
7 27 (21.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 26 (20.47%) jQuery
9 23 (18.11%) .NET
10 21 (16.54%) Spring
11 19 (14.96%) XSLT
12 17 (13.39%) Node.js
13 15 (11.81%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (10.24%) Ajax
15 12 (9.45%) LAMP
15 12 (9.45%) React
15 12 (9.45%) RESTful
16 11 (8.66%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.81%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.30%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.30%) NHS
4 5 (3.94%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.94%) Social Media
5 4 (3.15%) CMDB
5 4 (3.15%) User Experience
6 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.57%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.57%) FMCG
7 2 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.57%) iPad
7 2 (1.57%) iPhone
7 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.79%) LLPG
8 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.39%) Apple iOS
2 16 (12.60%) Linux
3 10 (7.87%) Android
4 3 (2.36%) Windows
5 2 (1.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (25.98%) OO
3 27 (21.26%) OOD
4 21 (16.54%) BDD
4 21 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (16.54%) SDLC
5 19 (14.96%) Content Management
5 19 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (14.96%) SOA
6 17 (13.39%) Mobile Development
6 17 (13.39%) Scrum
6 17 (13.39%) Software Engineering
6 17 (13.39%) Test Automation
6 17 (13.39%) Web Development
7 16 (12.60%) E-Commerce
7 16 (12.60%) MVC
7 16 (12.60%) Service Management
7 16 (12.60%) TDD
8 14 (11.02%) Open Source
9 12 (9.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 65 (51.18%) JavaScript
2 49 (38.58%) Java
3 36 (28.35%) C#
4 32 (25.20%) SQL
5 24 (18.90%) PHP
6 23 (18.11%) XPath
7 22 (17.32%) TypeScript
8 10 (7.87%) PHP 7
9 8 (6.30%) PowerShell
9 8 (6.30%) T-SQL
10 7 (5.51%) Ruby
11 6 (4.72%) C
11 6 (4.72%) VB.NET
12 5 (3.94%) Python
12 5 (3.94%) SPARQL
12 5 (3.94%) XQuery
13 4 (3.15%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.57%) Scala
15 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.79%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 24 (18.90%) Degree
2 8 (6.30%) MCSD
2 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.57%) ISEB
5 2 (1.57%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.79%) PhD
6 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) BS7666
2 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (9.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (8.66%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.79%) Puppet
2 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (14.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.02%) ServiceNow
3 9 (7.09%) Oracle
4 5 (3.94%) Talend
5 2 (1.57%) Adobe
5 2 (1.57%) Apple
5 2 (1.57%) New Relic
5 2 (1.57%) SAP
6 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.79%) IBM
6 1 (0.79%) Mapinfo
6 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com