Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 80 50
Rank change year-on-year +10 -30 +38
Permanent jobs citing REST 16 15 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.57% 1.54% 4.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.43% 2.79% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 64
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% -
10th Percentile £30,575 £33,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £40,000 £48,500 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 361 538 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 35.32% 55.12% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 309 464 538
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,750 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,875
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +18 7 £38,000 +1.33% 3
Rugeley - 1 £37,500 -
REST
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 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%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
4 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (56.25%) TDD
5 9 (56.25%) JIRA
5 9 (56.25%) PCI DSS
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (50.00%) SOAP
6 8 (50.00%) Confluence
6 8 (50.00%) Bitbucket
7 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
8 6 (37.50%) HTML
8 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 6 (37.50%) CSS
8 6 (37.50%) OAuth
8 6 (37.50%) OWASP
8 6 (37.50%) TeamCity
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
8 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (37.50%) Kanban
9 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (31.25%) CQRS
9 5 (31.25%) .NET Core
9 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Core
9 5 (31.25%) Microservices
9 5 (31.25%) Akka.NET

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 8 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) JIRA
2 8 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
4 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (37.50%) TeamCity
5 4 (25.00%) Selenium
6 3 (18.75%) Moq
6 3 (18.75%) NUnit
7 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (6.25%) gulp
8 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (6.25%) Mocha
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Automotive
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Integration Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (6.25%) React Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) SOAP
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) OAuth
5 5 (31.25%) .NET Core
5 5 (31.25%) Akka.NET
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Core
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (25.00%) JSON
7 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 3 (18.75%) WCF
8 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 2 (12.50%) LESS
8 2 (12.50%) LINQ
8 2 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) Kanban
3 6 (37.50%) OWASP
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) CQRS
4 5 (31.25%) Microservices
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) SOA
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) OOP
7 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (12.50%) SDLC
8 1 (6.25%) API Integration
8 1 (6.25%) Expense Management
8 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
8 1 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) PCI DSS
2 3 (18.75%) SLA
3 1 (6.25%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Google