Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 77 84
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 -1
Permanent jobs citing REST 16 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.00% 1.62% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.67% 3.44% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 22
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £28,850 £24,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £62,250 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -

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 282 494 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 35.21% 47.05% 52.83%
Number of salaries quoted 265 423 609
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,700 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 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
Stafford +20 7 £35,700 +5.78% 4
Stoke-on-Trent +6 6 £43,750 -23.91% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £30,750 -
REST
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing REST 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 9 (56.25%) HTML
5 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
6 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (50.00%) TDD
6 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (43.75%) WCF
7 7 (43.75%) LINQ
7 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
7 7 (43.75%) OOP
7 7 (43.75%) SOA
7 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
8 6 (37.50%) CSS
8 6 (37.50%) SOAP
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 6 (37.50%) Finance
8 6 (37.50%) NUnit
9 5 (31.25%) WinForms
9 5 (31.25%) ReSharper
9 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 5 (31.25%) MVC
9 5 (31.25%) Windows

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 3 (18.75%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
2 6 (37.50%) NUnit
3 5 (31.25%) ReSharper
3 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (25.00%) NSubstitute
4 4 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
5 3 (18.75%) JIRA
5 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
6 2 (12.50%) CruiseControl
6 2 (12.50%) Moq
7 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Software Developer
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
5 3 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Backend Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (43.75%) LINQ
4 7 (43.75%) WCF
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) SOAP
6 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
6 5 (31.25%) WinForms
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) XSD
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) Ninject
8 3 (18.75%) Ajax
8 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (43.75%) OOP
3 7 (43.75%) SOA
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) OOD
5 4 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Kanban
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) SOLID
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 3 (18.75%) XAML
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 8583
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) DevExpress
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Xamarin