Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RESTful
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 93 163
Rank change year-on-year +2 +70 -58
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 118 106 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.04% 2.76% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.83% 7.90% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 90 90 56
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -1.23%

RESTful 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 1,200 1,342 1,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.88% 34.91% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,000 1,177 1,102
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,400 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £62,375
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,412 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.84% +5.10% -

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Birmingham

RESTful
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for RESTful in Birmingham

RESTful
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for RESTful in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT jobs citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 71 (60.17%) JavaScript
2 65 (55.08%) HTML
3 64 (54.24%) CSS
4 53 (44.92%) C#
5 50 (42.37%) SQL
5 50 (42.37%) Finance
6 49 (41.53%) JSON
7 47 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (38.98%) AngularJS
9 42 (35.59%) REST
10 41 (34.75%) HTML5
10 41 (34.75%) Relational Database
11 38 (32.20%) Git (software)
12 35 (29.66%) TDD
13 34 (28.81%) Entity Framework
14 33 (27.97%) Jasmine
15 32 (27.12%) SQL Server
16 30 (25.42%) Java
16 30 (25.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 30 (25.42%) PhantomJS
16 30 (25.42%) Karma Test Runner
16 30 (25.42%) webpack
17 29 (24.58%) Software Engineering
17 29 (24.58%) Microsoft Azure
17 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
18 26 (22.03%) .NET
19 24 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
19 24 (20.34%) KnockoutJS
19 24 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
20 23 (19.49%) LINQ

RESTful
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 11 (9.32%) CMS
2 7 (5.93%) nginx
3 6 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.39%) JBoss
5 3 (2.54%) Apache
5 3 (2.54%) WordPress
6 2 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.69%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.69%) Confluence
6 2 (1.69%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.85%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.85%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.85%) Mule
7 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.54%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.85%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.54%) Magento
3 2 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 29 (24.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (9.32%) GitHub
4 6 (5.08%) SaaS
5 2 (1.69%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.93%) HTTP
2 2 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (0.85%) AMQP
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.75%) Relational Database
2 32 (27.12%) SQL Server
3 30 (25.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (17.80%) NoSQL
5 17 (14.41%) MySQL
6 16 (13.56%) MongoDB
7 8 (6.78%) Cosmos DB
8 4 (3.39%) Big Data
9 2 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.69%) Blockchain
9 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.85%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.85%) HBase
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 38 (32.20%) Git (software)
2 33 (27.97%) Jasmine
3 30 (25.42%) Karma Test Runner
3 30 (25.42%) PhantomJS
3 30 (25.42%) webpack
4 17 (14.41%) Jenkins
5 12 (10.17%) Maven
6 11 (9.32%) Subversion
7 8 (6.78%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (5.93%) JUnit
9 6 (5.08%) TeamCity
10 5 (4.24%) Grunt
10 5 (4.24%) Selenium
11 4 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (3.39%) SpecFlow
12 3 (2.54%) Bitbucket
12 3 (2.54%) IntelliJ
12 3 (2.54%) JIRA
12 3 (2.54%) TestNG
12 3 (2.54%) Yeoman
General
1 50 (42.37%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Banking
2 7 (5.93%) Retail
3 5 (4.24%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.39%) Marketing
5 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (72.03%) Developer
2 42 (35.59%) Senior Developer
3 32 (27.12%) C# Developer
4 27 (22.88%) Senior C# Developer
5 16 (13.56%) Software Developer
6 13 (11.02%) Java Developer
6 13 (11.02%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) .NET Developer
7 7 (5.93%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (5.93%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.24%) .NET Software Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Angular Developer
9 5 (4.24%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) PHP Developer
10 4 (3.39%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Head of Presales
10 4 (3.39%) Head of Sales
10 4 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (55.08%) HTML
2 64 (54.24%) CSS
3 49 (41.53%) JSON
4 46 (38.98%) AngularJS
5 42 (35.59%) REST
6 41 (34.75%) HTML5
7 34 (28.81%) Entity Framework
8 26 (22.03%) .NET
9 24 (20.34%) KnockoutJS
10 23 (19.49%) LINQ
10 23 (19.49%) Web Services
11 19 (16.10%) Node.js
12 15 (12.71%) jQuery
12 15 (12.71%) Sass
13 13 (11.02%) XML
14 11 (9.32%) .NET Core
14 11 (9.32%) Spring
14 11 (9.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (8.47%) CSS3
15 10 (8.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.41%) User Experience
3 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.93%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.08%) Fintech
5 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.69%) iPad
5 2 (1.69%) iPhone
5 2 (1.69%) Replication
5 2 (1.69%) Social Media
5 2 (1.69%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.85%) Blog
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.69%) Android
1 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.69%) Linux
1 2 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.66%) TDD
3 29 (24.58%) Software Engineering
4 24 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (18.64%) MVC
6 21 (17.80%) OOD
7 19 (16.10%) OO
8 17 (14.41%) Scrum
9 16 (13.56%) DevOps
10 15 (12.71%) BDD
10 15 (12.71%) E-Commerce
11 14 (11.86%) Microservices
12 12 (10.17%) Unit Testing
12 12 (10.17%) Web Development
13 11 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (9.32%) Test Automation
14 10 (8.47%) Content Management
15 8 (6.78%) Adaptive Web Design
16 7 (5.93%) Front End Development
16 7 (5.93%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 71 (60.17%) JavaScript
2 53 (44.92%) C#
3 50 (42.37%) SQL
4 30 (25.42%) Java
5 16 (13.56%) PHP
6 11 (9.32%) Java 8
7 7 (5.93%) TypeScript
8 5 (4.24%) Python
9 4 (3.39%) C++
9 4 (3.39%) VB
10 3 (2.54%) XPath
11 2 (1.69%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.69%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) GCP
System Software
1 21 (17.80%) Docker
2 9 (7.63%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) cPanel
1 2 (1.69%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.17%) Oracle
3 11 (9.32%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (6.78%) MuleSoft
5 4 (3.39%) Google
5 4 (3.39%) IBM
5 4 (3.39%) SAP
5 4 (3.39%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.69%) Adobe
6 2 (1.69%) Apple
6 2 (1.69%) hybris
7 1 (0.85%) Splunk