API Development Jobs in England

API Development
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for API Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited API Development over the 6 months to 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 453 500 432
Rank change year-on-year +47 -68 -95
Permanent jobs citing API Development 428 539 1,068
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.57% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.60% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 314 349 506
10th Percentile £41,250 £50,000 £41,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £58,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +13.04%
75th Percentile £75,000 £86,250 £78,438
90th Percentile £86,250 £101,185 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £69,447 £65,000
% change year-on-year -13.60% +6.84% +13.04%

All Process and Methodology Skills
England

API Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 72,744 90,073 124,893
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 85.99% 95.66% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 53,833 53,069 73,904
10th Percentile £29,000 £34,250 £33,320
25th Percentile £40,000 £46,000 £44,186
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £101,185 £97,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,600 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.71% +2.67% +9.09%

API Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing API Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for API Development in England

API Development
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing API Development in England.

Salary trend for API Development in England

API Development
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing API Development in England over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Salary histogram for API Development in England

API Development
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing API Development within the England region over the 6 months to 23 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -47 121 £77,500 -3.13% 46
North of England +67 82 £57,500 -17.20% 22
Midlands +75 71 £52,500 -4.55% 8
South West +19 66 £57,500 - 4
West Midlands +83 61 £52,500 +16.67% 4
South East +38 57 £61,250 -2.00% 11
North West +32 56 £57,500 -17.20% 12
East of England +32 27 £45,000 -29.41% 3
Yorkshire +86 26 £57,500 -17.86% 7
East Midlands -9 10 £52,500 -22.22% 4
API Development
UK

API Development
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (8.64%) IIS
2 31 (7.24%) Apache
3 26 (6.07%) Apache Spark
4 20 (4.67%) CMS
5 8 (1.87%) nginx
6 7 (1.64%) JBoss
7 4 (0.93%) Confluence
8 3 (0.70%) Anypoint
9 2 (0.47%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.23%) Drupal
10 1 (0.23%) Mule
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Spatial
10 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (3.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (3.74%) Payment Gateway
2 14 (3.27%) SDL Web 8
3 13 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.17%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.93%) Salesforce CRM
6 1 (0.23%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 163 (38.08%) Azure
2 133 (31.07%) AWS
3 55 (12.85%) GCP
4 49 (11.45%) Serverless
5 42 (9.81%) AWS Lambda
6 28 (6.54%) OpenShift
7 25 (5.84%) SaaS
8 24 (5.61%) Amazon EKS
8 24 (5.61%) AWS CloudFormation
9 21 (4.91%) Cloud Computing
10 18 (4.21%) Power Platform
11 14 (3.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 14 (3.27%) Azure Service Bus
11 14 (3.27%) Dynamics 365
11 14 (3.27%) NuGet
12 13 (3.04%) Azure Functions
12 13 (3.04%) Boomi
13 11 (2.57%) GitHub
14 10 (2.34%) Azure DevOps
15 9 (2.10%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.61%) AMQP
2 22 (5.14%) SSL
3 21 (4.91%) TCP/IP
4 19 (4.44%) DNS
4 19 (4.44%) Firewall
5 14 (3.27%) WAN
6 8 (1.87%) HTTP
7 4 (0.93%) 5G
7 4 (0.93%) Internet
7 4 (0.93%) MQTT
8 3 (0.70%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.23%) RNC
9 1 (0.23%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (22.66%) SQL Server
2 62 (14.49%) MySQL
3 45 (10.51%) PostgreSQL
4 33 (7.71%) MongoDB
5 29 (6.78%) NoSQL
6 26 (6.07%) Big Data
7 24 (5.61%) Cloudera CDH
7 24 (5.61%) Hadoop
8 13 (3.04%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.10%) DynamoDB
10 7 (1.64%) GIS
11 6 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.17%) Power BI
13 4 (0.93%) Text Mining
14 3 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.70%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.47%) Neo4j
16 1 (0.23%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 91 (21.26%) Git
2 40 (9.35%) Visual Studio
3 31 (7.24%) JIRA
4 19 (4.44%) TeamCity
5 15 (3.50%) Moq
5 15 (3.50%) NUnit
5 15 (3.50%) Sourcetree
6 14 (3.27%) git-flow
6 14 (3.27%) GitLab
6 14 (3.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (3.27%) SpecFlow
7 13 (3.04%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.64%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.64%) Maven
9 5 (1.17%) webpack
10 3 (0.70%) JUnit
11 2 (0.47%) Snyk
11 2 (0.47%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.23%) Selenium
12 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (18.22%) Social Skills
2 75 (17.52%) Finance
3 36 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (7.71%) Banking
5 30 (7.01%) Retail
6 29 (6.78%) Law
7 25 (5.84%) Aerospace
8 24 (5.61%) Marketing
9 20 (4.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 15 (3.50%) Legal
11 13 (3.04%) Public Sector
12 12 (2.80%) Manufacturing
13 9 (2.10%) Tech for Good
14 5 (1.17%) Digital Healthcare
15 4 (0.93%) Telecoms
16 3 (0.70%) Electronics
16 3 (0.70%) Games
17 2 (0.47%) Organisational Skills
18 1 (0.23%) Advertising
18 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 239 (55.84%) Developer
2 102 (23.83%) Senior
3 91 (21.26%) Software Engineer
4 68 (15.89%) C# Developer
4 68 (15.89%) Senior Developer
5 66 (15.42%) Full Stack Developer
6 44 (10.28%) Full-Stack C# Developer
7 42 (9.81%) Lead
8 37 (8.64%) .NET Developer
9 35 (8.18%) Full Stack Engineer
10 31 (7.24%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 30 (7.01%) Senior C# Developer
12 28 (6.54%) Lead Developer
12 28 (6.54%) PHP Developer
13 26 (6.07%) C# .NET Developer
14 24 (5.61%) Azure Developer
14 24 (5.61%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
15 21 (4.91%) Full Stack Software Engineer
15 21 (4.91%) Integration Developer
16 20 (4.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (33.18%) .NET
2 136 (31.78%) React
3 115 (26.87%) CSS
4 113 (26.40%) RESTful
5 111 (25.93%) HTML
6 96 (22.43%) AngularJS
7 72 (16.82%) REST
8 62 (14.49%) Node.js
9 55 (12.85%) Spring
10 51 (11.92%) ASP.NET
11 49 (11.45%) Vue
12 46 (10.75%) jQuery
13 42 (9.81%) .NET Framework
14 41 (9.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 40 (9.35%) Spring Boot
16 37 (8.64%) RabbitMQ
16 37 (8.64%) Web Services
17 35 (8.18%) Swagger
18 34 (7.94%) XML
19 31 (7.24%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.35%) Cloud Native
2 33 (7.71%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (6.54%) Distributed Systems
4 22 (5.14%) Product Ownership
5 20 (4.67%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (4.44%) Mobile App
7 14 (3.27%) Clustering
7 14 (3.27%) Legacy Code
7 14 (3.27%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.80%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.87%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.17%) IoT
11 4 (0.93%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.93%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.70%) PropTech
12 3 (0.70%) Solar Energy
13 2 (0.47%) Digital Currency
13 2 (0.47%) Educational Technology
13 2 (0.47%) Low-Code
13 2 (0.47%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 47 (10.98%) Linux
2 26 (6.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (5.84%) Windows
4 24 (5.61%) CentOS
4 24 (5.61%) Debian
4 24 (5.61%) Ubuntu
5 8 (1.87%) Android
5 8 (1.87%) Unix
6 5 (1.17%) AIX
7 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (44.39%) Agile
2 133 (31.07%) Software Engineering
3 123 (28.74%) Microservices
4 114 (26.64%) Full Stack Development
5 113 (26.40%) DevOps
6 100 (23.36%) Problem-Solving
7 83 (19.39%) CI/CD
8 67 (15.65%) Scrum
9 66 (15.42%) MVC
10 63 (14.72%) API Design
11 56 (13.08%) Computer Science
12 54 (12.62%) Containerisation
12 54 (12.62%) TDD
13 51 (11.92%) Test Automation
14 49 (11.45%) Architectural Patterns
14 49 (11.45%) Design Patterns
15 47 (10.98%) OO
16 44 (10.28%) Web Development
17 43 (10.05%) Mentoring
18 41 (9.58%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 172 (40.19%) C#
2 148 (34.58%) SQL
3 127 (29.67%) JavaScript
4 104 (24.30%) Java
5 92 (21.50%) Python
6 50 (11.68%) TypeScript
7 41 (9.58%) PHP
8 24 (5.61%) T-SQL
9 20 (4.67%) XAML
10 16 (3.74%) XPath
11 15 (3.50%) C
12 9 (2.10%) Go
13 6 (1.40%) Ada
13 6 (1.40%) Apex Code
13 6 (1.40%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.17%) Bicep
14 5 (1.17%) Kusto Query Language
14 5 (1.17%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.70%) Bash
15 3 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (13.79%) Degree
2 48 (11.21%) Security Cleared
3 33 (7.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (7.24%) SC Cleared
5 27 (6.31%) DV Cleared
6 11 (2.57%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.17%) Azure Certification
8 2 (0.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.04%) GDPR
2 10 (2.34%) QA
3 7 (1.64%) HIPAA
4 5 (1.17%) SLA
5 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.47%) SEPA
6 1 (0.23%) Accessibility
System Software
1 78 (18.22%) Docker
2 14 (3.27%) VMware NSX
3 8 (1.87%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.23%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 93 (21.73%) Kubernetes
2 31 (7.24%) Terraform
3 27 (6.31%) Ansible
4 26 (6.07%) Puppet
5 4 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.70%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 3 (0.70%) logstash
6 3 (0.70%) Nagios
7 2 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.47%) Progress Chef
8 1 (0.23%) Grafana
8 1 (0.23%) Kibana
8 1 (0.23%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 45 (10.51%) Google
2 36 (8.41%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.07%) Red Hat
4 24 (5.61%) SaltStack
5 16 (3.74%) VMware
6 15 (3.50%) Adobe
7 14 (3.27%) Cognizant
8 12 (2.80%) Xamarin
9 11 (2.57%) Talend
10 9 (2.10%) Jitterbit
10 9 (2.10%) Oracle
11 8 (1.87%) Salesforce
12 7 (1.64%) MuleSoft
12 7 (1.64%) OpenAI
13 5 (1.17%) Temenos
14 4 (0.93%) Facebook
15 3 (0.70%) SAP
15 3 (0.70%) Telerik
16 2 (0.47%) Atlassian
16 2 (0.47%) Dell