Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RESTful
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 77 134
Rank change year-on-year -33 +57 -33
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 73 136 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.08% 3.57% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.97% 10.84% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 58 127 89
Birmingham median annual salary £53,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.58% +18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,250 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 1,047 1,255 1,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.77% 32.95% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 852 1,057 1,208
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% -2.50% +6.67%

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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for RESTful in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 49 (67.12%) JavaScript
2 40 (54.79%) AngularJS
3 36 (49.32%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (45.21%) HTML
5 33 (45.21%) CSS
6 31 (42.47%) C#
7 27 (36.99%) Git (software)
8 25 (34.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 25 (34.25%) Java
8 25 (34.25%) Finance
9 22 (30.14%) JSON
9 22 (30.14%) HTML5
9 22 (30.14%) REST
10 21 (28.77%) SQL
11 20 (27.40%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (26.03%) TDD
12 19 (26.03%) Jenkins
13 17 (23.29%) Maven
14 16 (21.92%) Relational Database
14 16 (21.92%) Entity Framework
14 16 (21.92%) KnockoutJS
15 15 (20.55%) webpack
15 15 (20.55%) LINQ
15 15 (20.55%) Web Services
16 14 (19.18%) E-Commerce
16 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
16 14 (19.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (19.18%) PhantomJS
16 14 (19.18%) Karma Test Runner

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 (15.07%) CMS
2 9 (12.33%) Anypoint
3 7 (9.59%) Mule
4 6 (8.22%) Apache
4 6 (8.22%) Umbraco
5 5 (6.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (6.85%) Apache Solr
6 4 (5.48%) nginx
7 1 (1.37%) Captiva
7 1 (1.37%) Documentum
7 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 25 (34.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (27.40%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (12.33%) Serverless
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) Internet
2 4 (5.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) Relational Database
2 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (9.59%) MySQL
3 7 (9.59%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.85%) Cosmos DB
4 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.74%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.37%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.37%) HBase
7 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (36.99%) Git (software)
2 19 (26.03%) Jenkins
3 17 (23.29%) Maven
4 15 (20.55%) webpack
5 14 (19.18%) Jasmine
5 14 (19.18%) Karma Test Runner
5 14 (19.18%) PhantomJS
6 11 (15.07%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (9.59%) SonarQube
7 7 (9.59%) TeamCity
8 5 (6.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (6.85%) Grunt
9 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.11%) JUnit
9 3 (4.11%) Mockito
9 3 (4.11%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.74%) DbUnit
10 2 (2.74%) JIRA
10 2 (2.74%) jMock
10 2 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 25 (34.25%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Marketing
3 5 (6.85%) Publishing
4 3 (4.11%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (87.67%) Developer
2 42 (57.53%) Senior Developer
3 25 (34.25%) C# Developer
4 16 (21.92%) Senior C# Developer
5 13 (17.81%) Java Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.85%) CMS Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (5.48%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (5.48%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Backend Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Integration Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (2.74%) .NET Software Developer
12 2 (2.74%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.79%) AngularJS
2 33 (45.21%) CSS
2 33 (45.21%) HTML
3 22 (30.14%) HTML5
3 22 (30.14%) JSON
3 22 (30.14%) REST
4 16 (21.92%) Entity Framework
4 16 (21.92%) KnockoutJS
5 15 (20.55%) LINQ
5 15 (20.55%) Web Services
6 13 (17.81%) SOAP
7 12 (16.44%) .NET
8 10 (13.70%) React
8 10 (13.70%) Sass
8 10 (13.70%) Spring
9 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET
10 8 (10.96%) XML
11 6 (8.22%) CSS3
11 6 (8.22%) Node.js
11 6 (8.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Client/Server
2 5 (6.85%) Replication
2 5 (6.85%) Social Media
2 5 (6.85%) Taxonomies
3 3 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.11%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.74%) iPad
4 2 (2.74%) iPhone
4 2 (2.74%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) Fintech
5 1 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Android
1 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (49.32%) Continuous Integration
2 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.03%) TDD
4 14 (19.18%) E-Commerce
5 12 (16.44%) MVC
6 11 (15.07%) Content Management
7 10 (13.70%) Software Architecture
8 9 (12.33%) DevOps
8 9 (12.33%) Front End Development
8 9 (12.33%) Software Delivery
8 9 (12.33%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.96%) Microservices
9 8 (10.96%) SOLID
10 7 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (9.59%) Scrum
10 7 (9.59%) Web Development
11 6 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (8.22%) Test Automation
11 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 49 (67.12%) JavaScript
2 31 (42.47%) C#
3 25 (34.25%) Java
4 21 (28.77%) SQL
5 9 (12.33%) Java 8
5 9 (12.33%) Perl
5 9 (12.33%) Python
6 4 (5.48%) PHP
7 2 (2.74%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (15.07%) Docker
2 9 (12.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) Puppet
2 7 (9.59%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.85%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle
3 6 (8.22%) MuleSoft
4 5 (6.85%) Adobe
4 5 (6.85%) hybris
5 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.74%) Apple
7 1 (1.37%) IBM