Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 86 87
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing REST 16 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.34% 1.99% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.18% 3.63% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 20
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £23,200 £19,750 £28,975
90th Percentile £59,500 £42,375 £46,375
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -3.41% +25.71%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 503 688 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 42.20% 54.82% 46.08%
Number of salaries quoted 419 621 509
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Staffordshire

REST
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for REST in Staffordshire

REST
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Staffordshire

REST
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Stafford -3 8 £33,750 -10.00% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +20 3 £65,000 +67.74%
REST
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 11 (68.75%) SOAP
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) C#
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
7 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 6 (37.50%) TDD
7 6 (37.50%) Sass
7 6 (37.50%) LESS
8 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
8 5 (31.25%) Selenium
8 5 (31.25%) SOA
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) DOM
9 4 (25.00%) JIRA
9 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (25.00%) Confluence
9 4 (25.00%) GitHub
9 4 (25.00%) Bitbucket
9 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 4 (25.00%) SOLID

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 4 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 4 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (6.25%) Mocha
3 1 (6.25%) Moq
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Web Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) SOAP
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
6 6 (37.50%) LESS
6 6 (37.50%) Sass
7 4 (25.00%) DOM
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (12.50%) CSS3
9 2 (12.50%) HTML5
9 2 (12.50%) Middleware
9 2 (12.50%) PhoneGap
9 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
10 1 (6.25%) Ajax
10 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Fintech
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) SOA
4 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
5 4 (25.00%) SOLID
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.25%) Mobile First
8 1 (6.25%) OWASP
8 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (6.25%) Web Design
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Xamarin