The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 35 47
Rank change year-on-year +9 +12  
Permanent jobs citing REST 30 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 11.36% 0.42% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.79% 1.69% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29 1 5
Median salary £36,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 112 59 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 42.42% 24.89% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 108 52 99
Median salary £36,000 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Solihull

REST
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for REST in Solihull

REST
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Solihull over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing REST 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 Solihull region with a requirement for REST.

1 31 (93.94%) MVC
2 30 (90.91%) OOP
2 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 30 (90.91%) SOAP
2 30 (90.91%) Git (software)
3 28 (84.85%) HTML5
3 28 (84.85%) Web Development
3 28 (84.85%) CSS
3 28 (84.85%) HTML
3 28 (84.85%) Backbone.js
3 28 (84.85%) AngularJS
4 27 (81.82%) GitHub
4 27 (81.82%) Laravel
4 27 (81.82%) Apple iOS
4 27 (81.82%) iOS Development
4 27 (81.82%) Continuous Delivery
4 27 (81.82%) PHP
4 27 (81.82%) MySQL
4 27 (81.82%) CodeIgniter
5 26 (78.79%) Android
5 26 (78.79%) webpack
5 26 (78.79%) React
5 26 (78.79%) gulp
5 26 (78.79%) API Integration
5 26 (78.79%) GitLab
5 26 (78.79%) PhoneGap
5 26 (78.79%) Android Development
5 26 (78.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 26 (78.79%) Mobile App
5 26 (78.79%) Mobile Application Development

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 13 (39.39%) Apache
1 13 (39.39%) Elasticsearch
1 13 (39.39%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 27 (81.82%) GitHub
2 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (39.39%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (39.39%) Amazon S3
2 13 (39.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (81.82%) MySQL
2 16 (48.48%) MongoDB
3 15 (45.45%) NoSQL
4 13 (39.39%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 26 (78.79%) GitLab
2 26 (78.79%) gulp
2 26 (78.79%) webpack
3 13 (39.39%) PhantomJS
4 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.03%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (78.79%) PHP Developer
3 15 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 15 (45.45%) Web Developer
4 14 (42.42%) PHP Web Developer
5 13 (39.39%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Database Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.03%) F# Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.03%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.03%) iOS Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) SOAP
2 28 (84.85%) AngularJS
2 28 (84.85%) Backbone.js
2 28 (84.85%) CSS
2 28 (84.85%) HTML
2 28 (84.85%) HTML5
3 27 (81.82%) CodeIgniter
3 27 (81.82%) Laravel
4 26 (78.79%) Apache Cordova
4 26 (78.79%) PhoneGap
4 26 (78.79%) React
4 26 (78.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 26 (78.79%) Vue.js
5 13 (39.39%) LAMP
5 13 (39.39%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (15.15%) .NET
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (78.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Animation
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 26 (78.79%) Android
3 13 (39.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) MVC
2 30 (90.91%) OOP
3 28 (84.85%) Web Development
4 27 (81.82%) Continuous Delivery
4 27 (81.82%) iOS Development
5 26 (78.79%) Android Development
5 26 (78.79%) API Integration
5 26 (78.79%) Mobile Application Development
6 13 (39.39%) Workflow
7 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.09%) Microservices
8 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.06%) Database Optimisation
8 2 (6.06%) ETL
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.06%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (6.06%) SOA
8 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.06%) SOLID
9 1 (3.03%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 27 (81.82%) PHP
3 26 (78.79%) PHP 7
4 13 (39.39%) XPath
5 5 (15.15%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) SQL
7 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.03%) F#
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft