API Development Jobs in the West Midlands

API Development
England > West Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for API Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited API Development over the 6 months to 14 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 182 274 252
Rank change year-on-year +92 -22 -60
Permanent jobs citing API Development 62 10 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.89% 0.14% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.15% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 10 17
10th Percentile - £36,125 £31,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £36,875 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% -8.70%
75th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,000 £73,200
England median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +13.04%

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands

API Development 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,799 6,753 6,926
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.30% 96.94% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4,489 3,350 4,838
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,225 £31,250
25th Percentile £35,250 £40,000 £38,009
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

API Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing API Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for API Development in the West Midlands

API Development
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing API Development in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for API Development in the West Midlands

API Development
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing API Development in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

Salary histogram for API Development in the West Midlands

API Development
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing API Development within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 April 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
Birmingham +16 25 £62,500 +13.64% 1
Warwickshire +65 15 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Herefordshire - 7 - -
Coventry - 5 £58,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £56,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £52,500 -
API Development
England

API Development
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the West Midlands 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 18 (29.03%) IIS
2 5 (8.06%) nginx
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 36 (58.06%) Azure
2 26 (41.94%) AWS
3 15 (24.19%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (11.29%) Azure Service Bus
5 6 (9.68%) GCP
6 5 (8.06%) Azure DevOps
6 5 (8.06%) npm
7 2 (3.23%) Amazon Cognito
7 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.23%) Boomi
7 2 (3.23%) GitHub
7 2 (3.23%) iPaaS
7 2 (3.23%) PaaS
7 2 (3.23%) SaaS
7 2 (3.23%) Serverless
8 1 (1.61%) Azure AKS
8 1 (1.61%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.19%) WAN
2 4 (6.45%) MQTT
3 3 (4.84%) DNS
3 3 (4.84%) Firewall
3 3 (4.84%) HTTPS
3 3 (4.84%) SSL
3 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.81%) NoSQL
3 12 (19.35%) MySQL
4 8 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.23%) DynamoDB
7 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.61%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Git
2 5 (8.06%) Bitbucket
2 5 (8.06%) JIRA
2 5 (8.06%) Maven
2 5 (8.06%) webpack
3 2 (3.23%) Snyk
3 2 (3.23%) SonarQube
3 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Cypress.io
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Moq
4 1 (1.61%) NUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Sourcetree
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Social Skills
3 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.06%) Banking
4 5 (8.06%) Digital Healthcare
4 5 (8.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 2 (3.23%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 37 (59.68%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (20.97%) Full Stack Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Senior
4 11 (17.74%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Full Stack Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Full Stack PHP Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.06%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Digital Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Full Stack Software Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Lead
8 4 (6.45%) Lead Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Development Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Software Development Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) .NET
1 16 (25.81%) React
2 14 (22.58%) Vue
3 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
4 12 (19.35%) CSS
4 12 (19.35%) HTML
5 11 (17.74%) Node.js
6 9 (14.52%) RESTful
7 8 (12.90%) jQuery
7 8 (12.90%) REST
8 7 (11.29%) Blazor
8 7 (11.29%) Spring
9 6 (9.68%) .NET Core
9 6 (9.68%) Express.js
10 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
10 5 (8.06%) HTML5
10 5 (8.06%) LAMP
10 5 (8.06%) Laravel
10 5 (8.06%) LESS
10 5 (8.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Clustering
1 15 (24.19%) Distributed Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Public Cloud
2 10 (16.13%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) IoT
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Agile
2 24 (38.71%) CI/CD
3 22 (35.48%) Full Stack Development
3 22 (35.48%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (32.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 19 (30.65%) API Design
6 17 (27.42%) DevOps
7 16 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (25.81%) TDD
8 15 (24.19%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (24.19%) High Availability
8 15 (24.19%) Performance Analysis
8 15 (24.19%) Prototyping
8 15 (24.19%) Software Testing
9 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
9 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
10 10 (16.13%) User Experience
11 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
12 7 (11.29%) API Integration
12 7 (11.29%) Containerisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) SQL
2 24 (38.71%) Java
3 22 (35.48%) C#
4 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.68%) Go
5 6 (9.68%) PHP
5 6 (9.68%) Python
6 3 (4.84%) TypeScript
6 3 (4.84%) XAML
7 2 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) Degree
3 2 (3.23%) HND
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) VMware NSX
2 13 (20.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (24.19%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.61%) Kibana
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) VMware
3 4 (6.45%) Google
4 3 (4.84%) Telerik
5 2 (3.23%) Jitterbit
5 2 (3.23%) Talend