Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 42 63
Rank change year-on-year -39 +21 +32
Permanent jobs citing REST 12 66 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.22% 4.93% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.18% 12.89% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 54 32
Coventry median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% +20.00% -14.77%
10th Percentile £33,200 £27,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +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 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 287 512 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 29.20% 38.27% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 212 407 384
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £30,375 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.86% -1.25% +6.67%

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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Coventry

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 7 (58.33%) Web Services
5 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (41.67%) TDD
6 5 (41.67%) Spring
6 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
6 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
6 5 (41.67%) Big Data
7 4 (33.33%) Mockito
7 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 4 (33.33%) High Availability
7 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 4 (33.33%) Product Management
7 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
7 4 (33.33%) QA
7 4 (33.33%) Atlassian
7 4 (33.33%) Maven
7 4 (33.33%) Pair Programming
7 4 (33.33%) Retail
7 4 (33.33%) Scrum
7 4 (33.33%) JUnit
7 4 (33.33%) UML
7 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 4 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
7 4 (33.33%) MyBatis

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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
3 1 (8.33%) Hazelcast
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Maven
1 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 4 (33.33%) Mockito
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (41.67%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
4 4 (33.33%) MyBatis
4 4 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) React
7 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
7 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) JSON
7 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (33.33%) High Availability
4 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (33.33%) Product Management
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Sequence Diagram
4 4 (33.33%) Tech Ops
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Atlassian