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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 63 55
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8  
Permanent jobs citing REST 5 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.97% 2.30% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 4.31% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 12
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +3.03%  
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 232 371 252
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 45.14% 53.23% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 196 352 237
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 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
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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +11 1 £50,000 +17.64%
REST
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 11 (84.62%) SOAP
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Web Services
3 8 (61.54%) HTTP
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
3 8 (61.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Feasibility Study
4 7 (53.85%) IDoc
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (53.85%) Integration Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
4 7 (53.85%) SAP PI
4 7 (53.85%) LSMW
4 7 (53.85%) SLA
4 7 (53.85%) OO
4 7 (53.85%) Project Management
4 7 (53.85%) Migration
4 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (53.85%) ABAP
4 7 (53.85%) SAP
4 7 (53.85%) JDBC
5 5 (38.46%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC

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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Power BI
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) LSMW
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.69%) Moq
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) ReSharper
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) ABAP Developer
2 7 (53.85%) SAP Developer
2 7 (53.85%) SAP PI Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) SOAP
2 9 (69.23%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) IDoc
3 7 (53.85%) JDBC
3 7 (53.85%) SAP PI
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 1 (7.69%) Java EE
7 1 (7.69%) JSON
7 1 (7.69%) Spring
7 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Feasibility Study
2 7 (53.85%) Integration Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) OO
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) CQRS
5 2 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (15.38%) SOLID
6 1 (7.69%) OWASP
6 1 (7.69%) Product Management
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) ABAP
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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