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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 54 36 64
Rank change year-on-year -18 +28  
Permanent jobs citing REST 7 36 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.61% 5.40% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 11.11% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 36 8
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +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 224 324 302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 51.49% 48.58% 52.43%
Number of salaries quoted 198 299 280
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 24 March 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
Lichfield +4 2 £41,250 -13.15%
Stafford -2 2 £37,500 -11.76% 2
REST
West Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 13 (81.25%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) SOAP
3 11 (68.75%) MVC
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (56.25%) HTML
6 8 (50.00%) Finance
7 7 (43.75%) CSS
7 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
7 7 (43.75%) SOLID
8 6 (37.50%) Web Services
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 6 (37.50%) SQL
9 5 (31.25%) TDD
9 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (31.25%) Subversion
9 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (25.00%) JSUnit
10 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (25.00%) PHPUnit
10 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (25.00%) Mocha
10 4 (25.00%) GitHub

REST
Top Related 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 (6.25%) NServiceBus
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) Power BI
6 1 (6.25%) QlikView
6 1 (6.25%) Redis
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) CruiseControl
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) JSUnit
2 4 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (25.00%) Mocha
2 4 (25.00%) PhpStorm
2 4 (25.00%) PHPUnit
2 4 (25.00%) Selenium
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (12.50%) LSMW
3 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Continuum
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Applications Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Web Applications Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SAP PI Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Development Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) SOAP
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) Web Services
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (25.00%) DOM
8 4 (25.00%) LESS
8 4 (25.00%) Sass
9 3 (18.75%) HTML5
10 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (12.50%) JDBC
10 2 (12.50%) jQuery
10 2 (12.50%) JSON
10 2 (12.50%) React
10 2 (12.50%) SAP PI
10 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) SOLID
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) CQRS
6 2 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (12.50%) ABAP
5 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Xamarin
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