Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

API Development
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 115 110
Rank change year-on-year +34 -5 +8
Permanent jobs citing API Development 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.72% 0.070% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.078% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Leicestershire median annual salary £47,500 - £40,000
10th Percentile £35,875 - £34,500
90th Percentile £50,500 - £43,500
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22% +12.50%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 848 1284 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 87.78% 89.54% 89.61%
Number of salaries quoted 736 1134 981
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £56,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

API Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing API Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for API Development in Leicestershire

API Development
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing API Development in Leicestershire.

Salary trend for API Development in Leicestershire

API Development
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing API Development within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +31 7 £47,500 - 1
API Development
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing API Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for API Development.

1 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Node.js
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Maven
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) OAuth
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Docker
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) GitLab
3 3 (42.86%) HipChat
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) Confluence
3 3 (42.86%) Swagger
3 3 (42.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) MuleSoft
4 2 (28.57%) Apigee
4 2 (28.57%) Tableau
4 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation

API Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (42.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) HipChat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) Maven
2 3 (42.86%) GitLab
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Business Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) Node.js
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) OAuth
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Swagger
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) BDD
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Microservices
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) API Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apigee
1 2 (28.57%) Birst
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) MuleSoft
1 2 (28.57%) Tableau
1 2 (28.57%) WSO2