API Integration
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for API Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited API Integration over the 6 months to 23 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 461 664 498
Rank change year-on-year +203 -166 -16
Permanent jobs citing API Integration 396 398 882
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.36% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.37% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 346 304 466
10th Percentile £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +23.81%
75th Percentile £75,938 £93,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £102,500 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -14.29% +47.37%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

API Integration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,366 106,324 132,591
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.77% 95.53% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 51,602 64,551 81,627
10th Percentile £29,500 £34,500 £32,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £54,929 £51,350
% change year-on-year -8.97% +6.97% +6.98%

API Integration
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing API Integration as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for API Integration in the UK

API Integration
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing API Integration.

Salary trend for API Integration in the UK

API Integration
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing API Integration over the 6 months to 23 February 2024.

Salary histogram for API Integration in the UK

API Integration
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing API Integration within the UK over the 6 months to 23 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +230 355 £60,000 -14.29% 115
UK excluding London +145 210 £52,000 -13.33% 68
Work from Home +106 180 £62,500 -16.67% 76
London +168 166 £72,500 -3.33% 47
North of England +123 59 £40,000 -17.95% 20
South East +99 53 £57,500 -42.50% 18
Midlands +82 37 £50,000 - 15
North West +73 37 £60,000 +20.00% 14
West Midlands +79 27 £52,500 - 11
Scotland +7 26 £62,500 +6.64% 3
Yorkshire +111 21 £40,000 -20.00% 4
East of England +52 20 £35,500 -45.38% 6
East Midlands +14 10 £45,000 - 4
South West -3 10 £50,000 -3.85% 6
Wales +13 3 £55,000 +23.14% 1
Northern Ireland +9 2 £43,750 -27.08% 1
North East -1 1 £65,000 +36.84% 2

API Integration
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (10.10%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.04%) WordPress
3 13 (3.28%) Confluence
4 11 (2.78%) CMS
5 10 (2.53%) Microsoft Exchange
6 7 (1.77%) Drupal
7 5 (1.26%) Apache
7 5 (1.26%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.01%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) FileZilla
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (3.03%) Shopify
2 7 (1.77%) Magento
3 6 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.52%) NetSuite
3 6 (1.52%) SAP ERP
4 5 (1.26%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.25%) Postilion
5 1 (0.25%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 119 (30.05%) Azure
2 75 (18.94%) AWS
3 62 (15.66%) Power Platform
4 34 (8.59%) Microsoft 365
5 33 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
6 24 (6.06%) PowerApps
7 22 (5.56%) Azure Logic Apps
8 20 (5.05%) PaaS
9 19 (4.80%) Dynamics 365
10 18 (4.55%) SaaS
11 15 (3.79%) Power Automate
12 14 (3.54%) Azure Cognitive Services
12 14 (3.54%) Azure Data Factory
12 14 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (3.28%) Azure Monitor
13 13 (3.28%) Microsoft Purview
14 12 (3.03%) GCP
15 11 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
15 11 (2.78%) Serverless
16 10 (2.53%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.03%) BGP
1 12 (3.03%) IOS XR
1 12 (3.03%) MPLS
2 4 (1.01%) Intranet
3 2 (0.51%) Extranet
3 2 (0.51%) FTP
3 2 (0.51%) Internet
4 1 (0.25%) ATM
4 1 (0.25%) Firewall
4 1 (0.25%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) Network Security
4 1 (0.25%) SSH
4 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) VLAN
4 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.58%) MySQL
2 30 (7.58%) Power BI
3 15 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.53%) MS Access
5 9 (2.27%) Data Lake
6 7 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.26%) Big Data
8 5 (1.26%) Redis
8 5 (1.26%) Tableau
9 4 (1.01%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.01%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.76%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.51%) GIS
Development Applications
1 53 (13.38%) Git
2 23 (5.81%) Visual Studio
3 18 (4.55%) JIRA
4 11 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.53%) Appium
6 7 (1.77%) Mocha
7 5 (1.26%) Selenium
8 4 (1.01%) Android Studio
8 4 (1.01%) Cypress.io
8 4 (1.01%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.01%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.01%) Xcode
9 3 (0.76%) GitLab
10 2 (0.51%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.51%) gulp
10 2 (0.51%) Subversion
11 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.25%) ERwin
11 1 (0.25%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 123 (31.06%) Social Skills
2 69 (17.42%) Finance
3 48 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (7.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 27 (6.82%) Marketing
6 24 (6.06%) Advertising
7 21 (5.30%) Legal
8 18 (4.55%) Public Sector
9 17 (4.29%) Mandarin Language
10 15 (3.79%) Banking
11 12 (3.03%) Law
12 11 (2.78%) Retail
13 10 (2.53%) Organisational Skills
14 7 (1.77%) Manufacturing
15 6 (1.52%) Electronics
15 6 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (1.52%) Telecoms
16 3 (0.76%) Games
16 3 (0.76%) Police
16 3 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 220 (55.56%) Developer
2 58 (14.65%) Senior
3 45 (11.36%) Lead
4 33 (8.33%) Architect
4 33 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 28 (7.07%) .NET Developer
6 26 (6.57%) Solutions Architect
7 25 (6.31%) Software Engineer
8 22 (5.56%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 20 (5.05%) PHP Developer
10 19 (4.80%) C# Developer
10 19 (4.80%) Lead Developer
11 16 (4.04%) Azure Engineer
11 16 (4.04%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (4.04%) Mobile Developer
11 16 (4.04%) Software Developer
12 14 (3.54%) Java Developer
13 13 (3.28%) Applications Developer
14 12 (3.03%) Designer
14 12 (3.03%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (20.96%) .NET
2 73 (18.43%) REST
3 60 (15.15%) HTML
4 55 (13.89%) CSS
5 46 (11.62%) JSON
6 43 (10.86%) XML
7 42 (10.61%) RESTful
8 37 (9.34%) Web Services
9 36 (9.09%) React
10 35 (8.84%) AngularJS
11 31 (7.83%) Node.js
12 28 (7.07%) Vue
13 27 (6.82%) ASP.NET
14 25 (6.31%) SOAP
15 24 (6.06%) .NET Core
15 24 (6.06%) Laravel
16 22 (5.56%) Sass
17 14 (3.54%) .NET Framework
18 13 (3.28%) Spring
18 13 (3.28%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.35%) Mobile App
2 23 (5.81%) Product Ownership
3 16 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.28%) Data Structures
5 12 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.78%) Onboarding
7 9 (2.27%) Low-Code
7 9 (2.27%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.02%) BYOD
8 8 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.77%) Legacy Applications
9 7 (1.77%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.52%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.52%) Reinsurance
11 5 (1.26%) EPoS
11 5 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (1.01%) Clustering
12 4 (1.01%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.60%) Android
2 26 (6.57%) Windows
3 18 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 18 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.27%) Mac OS X
4 9 (2.27%) Windows 10
4 9 (2.27%) Windows Server 2016
4 9 (2.27%) Windows Server 2019
5 6 (1.52%) Linux
5 6 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.52%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.51%) CentOS
6 2 (0.51%) Debian
7 1 (0.25%) Unix
7 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (29.04%) Agile
2 102 (25.76%) Problem-Solving
3 85 (21.46%) DevOps
4 48 (12.12%) Microservices
5 45 (11.36%) Test Automation
5 45 (11.36%) User Experience
6 42 (10.61%) CI/CD
6 42 (10.61%) Software Engineering
7 40 (10.10%) Web Development
8 39 (9.85%) Computer Science
9 38 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (9.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 35 (8.84%) Scrum
12 34 (8.59%) Analytics
12 34 (8.59%) Full Stack Development
13 32 (8.08%) E-Commerce
13 32 (8.08%) SDLC
14 31 (7.83%) Data Protection
15 30 (7.58%) Clean Code
15 30 (7.58%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 103 (26.01%) JavaScript
2 92 (23.23%) SQL
3 78 (19.70%) C#
4 49 (12.37%) Java
5 47 (11.87%) Python
6 37 (9.34%) PHP
7 35 (8.84%) PowerShell
8 25 (6.31%) Kotlin
8 25 (6.31%) TypeScript
9 15 (3.79%) Bash
10 12 (3.03%) Swift
10 12 (3.03%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.53%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.77%) Kusto Query Language
12 7 (1.77%) Scala
13 6 (1.52%) Apex Code
13 6 (1.52%) Go
14 5 (1.26%) VB
14 5 (1.26%) VBA
15 4 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 72 (18.18%) Degree
2 34 (8.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.53%) Azure Certification
6 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.51%) CSPO
8 2 (0.51%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.51%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.25%) AWS Certified Developer
9 1 (0.25%) CCNA
9 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.10%) QA
2 7 (1.77%) Accessibility
3 4 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.51%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (5.05%) Docker
2 16 (4.04%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.01%) Varnish
6 1 (0.25%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (4.29%) Terraform
2 10 (2.53%) Kubernetes
3 9 (2.27%) Ansible
4 8 (2.02%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (1.01%) Puppet
5 4 (1.01%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.51%) cPanel
6 2 (0.51%) Kustomize
7 1 (0.25%) SELinux
7 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 81 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.80%) Google
2 19 (4.80%) Salesforce
3 16 (4.04%) SAP
4 14 (3.54%) MuleSoft
5 13 (3.28%) VMware
6 12 (3.03%) Okta
7 11 (2.78%) Automation Anywhere
7 11 (2.78%) Blue Prism
7 11 (2.78%) UiPath
8 10 (2.53%) OpenAI
8 10 (2.53%) Oracle
9 9 (2.27%) LogicMonitor
9 9 (2.27%) Xamarin
10 8 (2.02%) Apple
10 8 (2.02%) GoCardless
10 8 (2.02%) PayPal
10 8 (2.02%) Sage
10 8 (2.02%) WSO2
11 6 (1.52%) WorldPay