Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for API Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited API Integration over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

API Integration
England > North West
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 339 323
Rank change year-on-year +58 -16 +31
Permanent jobs citing API Integration 75 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.63% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 24
North West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £30,500 £20,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £44,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

API Integration 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,884 11,925 10,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.97% 91.14% 90.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8,751 9,507 8,953
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

API Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing API Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for API Integration in the North West

API Integration
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing API Integration in the North West.

Salary trend for API Integration in the North West

API Integration
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing API Integration in the North West over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for API Integration in the North West

API Integration
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing API Integration within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Manchester +30 41 £38,750 +72.22% 10
Cheshire +39 31 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Merseyside - 2 £31,500 - 4
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 -
API Integration
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing API Integration 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 North West region with a requirement for API Integration.

1 53 (70.67%) JavaScript
2 46 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (60.00%) HTML
4 44 (58.67%) CSS
5 38 (50.67%) SQL Server
6 35 (46.67%) Web Services
7 34 (45.33%) REST
8 32 (42.67%) Git (software)
9 30 (40.00%) Laravel
10 29 (38.67%) jQuery
10 29 (38.67%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (38.67%) MySQL
10 29 (38.67%) PHP
11 27 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
11 27 (36.00%) MVC
11 27 (36.00%) GitHub
11 27 (36.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 26 (34.67%) MariaDB
13 25 (33.33%) SQL
14 21 (28.00%) Linux
15 19 (25.33%) OO
15 19 (25.33%) Dependency Injection
16 18 (24.00%) Test Automation
16 18 (24.00%) PHPUnit
16 18 (24.00%) RabbitMQ
16 18 (24.00%) Unix
16 18 (24.00%) New Relic
16 18 (24.00%) Process Improvement
16 18 (24.00%) MongoDB
16 18 (24.00%) Linux Command Line

API Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 12 (16.00%) WordPress
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (36.00%) GitHub
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.00%) NuGet
4 8 (10.67%) DigitalOcean
5 3 (4.00%) SaaS
6 2 (2.67%) Zapier
7 1 (1.33%) npm
7 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
3 1 (1.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (50.67%) SQL Server
2 29 (38.67%) MySQL
3 26 (34.67%) MariaDB
4 18 (24.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.67%) Power BI
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.33%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (42.67%) Git (software)
2 18 (24.00%) PHPUnit
3 14 (18.67%) gulp
4 13 (17.33%) webpack
5 12 (16.00%) GitLab
6 10 (13.33%) JIRA
7 9 (12.00%) Bitbucket
7 9 (12.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.67%) Grunt
9 1 (1.33%) Bower
9 1 (1.33%) Clang
9 1 (1.33%) git-flow
9 1 (1.33%) Subversion
9 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.33%) Xcode
General
1 14 (18.67%) Games
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (86.67%) Developer
2 28 (37.33%) PHP Developer
3 18 (24.00%) Backend Developer
4 11 (14.67%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Junior
5 9 (12.00%) Junior Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Junior Backend Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Junior PHP Web Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Junior Web Developer
6 8 (10.67%) MySQL Developer
6 8 (10.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 8 (10.67%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (60.00%) HTML
2 44 (58.67%) CSS
3 35 (46.67%) Web Services
4 34 (45.33%) REST
5 30 (40.00%) Laravel
6 29 (38.67%) jQuery
7 27 (36.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (24.00%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (18.67%) Node.js
9 14 (18.67%) Sass
10 12 (16.00%) .NET
10 12 (16.00%) AngularJS
10 12 (16.00%) React
10 12 (16.00%) Vue.js
11 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (10.67%) RESTful
13 6 (8.00%) JSON
14 5 (6.67%) XML
15 4 (5.33%) CSS3
15 4 (5.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (17.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Fintech
4 2 (2.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.33%) Animation
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Infotainment
5 1 (1.33%) iPad
5 1 (1.33%) iPhone
5 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) Linux
2 18 (24.00%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (38.67%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (36.00%) MVC
4 19 (25.33%) Dependency Injection
4 19 (25.33%) OO
5 18 (24.00%) Collaborative Working
5 18 (24.00%) Process Improvement
5 18 (24.00%) Task Automation
5 18 (24.00%) Test Automation
6 14 (18.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (16.00%) Web Development
8 10 (13.33%) B2B
9 9 (12.00%) Scrum
9 9 (12.00%) TDD
9 9 (12.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.33%) B2C
11 5 (6.67%) API Development
11 5 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (4.00%) Microservices
12 3 (4.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 53 (70.67%) JavaScript
2 29 (38.67%) PHP
3 25 (33.33%) SQL
4 13 (17.33%) C#
5 8 (10.67%) Java
6 2 (2.67%) C
6 2 (2.67%) ES6
6 2 (2.67%) Python
6 2 (2.67%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.33%) C++
7 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) New Relic
2 12 (16.00%) IBM
3 9 (12.00%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.00%) Google
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.00%) Twitter
5 2 (2.67%) Fujitsu
5 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.67%) Tableau
6 1 (1.33%) Adobe