Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 52 93
Rank change year-on-year +7 +41 -30
Permanent jobs citing REST 70 48 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.24% 3.83% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.16% 10.96% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 57 33 12
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.77% +25.71%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,000 £41,325
90th Percentile £60,000 £49,250 £51,850
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +13.33%

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 Coventry with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 532 438 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 39.85% 34.98% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 409 359 448
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,200 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £57,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Coventry

REST
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for REST in Coventry

REST
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Coventry over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for REST.

1 65 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (87.14%) Scrum
3 57 (81.43%) Java
3 57 (81.43%) Spring
4 56 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 56 (80.00%) Oracle
5 55 (78.57%) MVC
6 54 (77.14%) SOAP
7 51 (72.86%) Hibernate
8 50 (71.43%) Docker
9 49 (70.00%) Jenkins
10 48 (68.57%) JPA
11 47 (67.14%) Spring MVC
11 47 (67.14%) Puppet
12 44 (62.86%) JBoss
13 43 (61.43%) J2EE
13 43 (61.43%) SQL
13 43 (61.43%) Opscode Chef
14 42 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 30 (42.86%) Mentoring
16 29 (41.43%) Test Automation
17 27 (38.57%) MySQL
18 25 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
19 22 (31.43%) Kanban
20 19 (27.14%) Ansible
21 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
22 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
22 13 (18.57%) Coaching
23 11 (15.71%) HTML
23 11 (15.71%) Amazon AWS

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 44 (62.86%) JBoss
2 10 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 10 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.57%) GlassFish
3 6 (8.57%) Jetty
3 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.71%) Confluence
4 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.29%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.43%) Apache
6 1 (1.43%) IIS
6 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
1 1 (1.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 42 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) GitHub
3 1 (1.43%) npm
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) AMQP
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.57%) MySQL
2 25 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.00%) DB2
4 7 (10.00%) MariaDB
5 6 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.29%) Power BI
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.43%) Big Data
8 1 (1.43%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.43%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 49 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.57%) Hudson
2 6 (8.57%) Subversion
3 5 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.71%) JIRA
4 4 (5.71%) Maven
5 3 (4.29%) Xcode
6 2 (2.86%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.43%) GitLab
7 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.57%) Billing
1 6 (8.57%) Retail
2 3 (4.29%) Automotive
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (72.86%) Developer
2 39 (55.71%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.14%) Lead Developer
4 11 (15.71%) Junior
5 10 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Lead Java Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Scrum Master
7 6 (8.57%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Principal Software Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Java Scrum Master
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (81.43%) Spring
2 54 (77.14%) SOAP
3 51 (72.86%) Hibernate
4 48 (68.57%) JPA
5 47 (67.14%) Spring MVC
6 43 (61.43%) J2EE
7 11 (15.71%) HTML
8 8 (11.43%) .NET
8 8 (11.43%) CSS
9 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
10 6 (8.57%) Java EE
10 6 (8.57%) JAX-RS
10 6 (8.57%) JMS
10 6 (8.57%) jQuery
10 6 (8.57%) MSMQ
10 6 (8.57%) RESTEasy
10 6 (8.57%) RESTful
10 6 (8.57%) Spring Boot
11 5 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.57%) Smart Meter
3 5 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.29%) iPad
4 3 (4.29%) iPhone
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Android
2 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (87.14%) Scrum
3 55 (78.57%) MVC
4 30 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 29 (41.43%) Test Automation
6 22 (31.43%) Kanban
7 13 (18.57%) Coaching
7 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
8 10 (14.29%) TDD
9 9 (12.86%) Unit Testing
10 8 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (10.00%) RUP
11 7 (10.00%) Web Development
12 6 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (8.57%) Data Transformation
12 6 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (8.57%) ETL
12 6 (8.57%) Microservices
13 5 (7.14%) SDLC
14 4 (5.71%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (81.43%) Java
2 56 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 43 (61.43%) SQL
4 8 (11.43%) C#
5 6 (8.57%) Clojure
5 6 (8.57%) PHP
5 6 (8.57%) Scala
6 3 (4.29%) Apple Swift
6 3 (4.29%) C
6 3 (4.29%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.43%) ABAP
7 1 (1.43%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.00%) OCP
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.43%) MCSD
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.43%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 50 (71.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 47 (67.14%) Puppet
2 43 (61.43%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (27.14%) Ansible
4 7 (10.00%) Kubernetes
4 7 (10.00%) Terraform
5 6 (8.57%) Marathon
Vendors
1 56 (80.00%) Oracle
2 10 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (1.43%) Google
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.43%) SAP