Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RESTful
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 145 101 91
Rank change year-on-year -44 -10 +10
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 143 255 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.88% 2.83% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.13% 8.71% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 97 206 331
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,900 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

RESTful 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,331 2,929 3,905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.61% 32.47% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,982 2,467 3,420
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +2.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.09% +2.11%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in the West Midlands

RESTful
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RESTful in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for RESTful in the West Midlands

RESTful
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for RESTful in the West Midlands

RESTful
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 RESTful within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
Warwickshire +2 48 £48,750 -18.75% 5
Birmingham -26 36 £41,250 -17.50% 11
Solihull -2 14 £52,500 -4.55% 4
Coventry -21 13 £30,000 -36.84% 4
Staffordshire -13 12 £43,750 -2.78% 5
Shropshire 0 8 £85,000 +100.00% 2
Worcestershire -10 4 £36,250 +3.57% 8
Herefordshire -20 3 £30,000 -
Sutton Coldfield -14 1 - -
RESTful
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT jobs citing RESTful 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 61 (42.66%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (37.06%) JavaScript
3 52 (36.36%) SQL
4 50 (34.97%) Java
5 47 (32.87%) Web Services
6 43 (30.07%) .NET
6 43 (30.07%) AWS
7 42 (29.37%) HTML
8 37 (25.87%) Git (software)
9 36 (25.17%) Serverless
10 35 (24.48%) C#
11 33 (23.08%) Node.js
11 33 (23.08%) React
12 32 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (21.68%) ASP.NET
14 30 (20.98%) Web Development
14 30 (20.98%) Jenkins
15 28 (19.58%) MongoDB
15 28 (19.58%) JSON
15 28 (19.58%) OO
15 28 (19.58%) E-Commerce
15 28 (19.58%) TDD
16 27 (18.88%) Spring
16 27 (18.88%) Linux
16 27 (18.88%) HTML5
16 27 (18.88%) DevOps
17 24 (16.78%) CSS
17 24 (16.78%) XML
17 24 (16.78%) JUnit
18 23 (16.08%) Scrum

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (9.79%) Confluence
2 11 (7.69%) Drupal
3 9 (6.29%) CMS
4 6 (4.20%) Umbraco
5 5 (3.50%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.80%) Apache
6 4 (2.80%) WordPress
7 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.70%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (2.80%) Magento
3 3 (2.10%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (30.07%) AWS
2 36 (25.17%) Serverless
3 19 (13.29%) GCP
4 16 (11.19%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (10.49%) Azure
6 11 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 11 (7.69%) Amazon EKS
6 11 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
6 11 (7.69%) Amazon S3
6 11 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (3.50%) Fastly
7 5 (3.50%) Heroku
8 4 (2.80%) npm
9 2 (1.40%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (1.40%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.70%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.70%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.70%) PaaS
10 1 (0.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.80%) Internet
2 2 (1.40%) HTTP
2 2 (1.40%) Intranet
3 1 (0.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.58%) MongoDB
2 21 (14.69%) NoSQL
3 15 (10.49%) MySQL
3 15 (10.49%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.59%) Big Data
5 8 (5.59%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.80%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.80%) Redis
7 2 (1.40%) Power BI
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.70%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 37 (25.87%) Git (software)
2 30 (20.98%) Jenkins
3 24 (16.78%) JUnit
4 23 (16.08%) Maven
5 15 (10.49%) JIRA
6 7 (4.90%) SonarQube
7 6 (4.20%) CocoaPods
7 6 (4.20%) DbUnit
7 6 (4.20%) jMock
7 6 (4.20%) Mockito
7 6 (4.20%) Xcode
8 5 (3.50%) Vagrant
9 4 (2.80%) JSUnit
10 3 (2.10%) Moq
10 3 (2.10%) NUnit
10 3 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.10%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.10%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (1.40%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.40%) git-flow
General
1 16 (11.19%) Automotive
2 11 (7.69%) Public Sector
3 7 (4.90%) Games
4 3 (2.10%) Finance
4 3 (2.10%) Marketing
4 3 (2.10%) Retail
5 2 (1.40%) Local Government
5 2 (1.40%) Social Housing
6 1 (0.70%) Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Electronics
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (71.33%) Developer
2 27 (18.88%) Java Developer
3 17 (11.89%) .NET Developer
4 15 (10.49%) Architect
4 15 (10.49%) PHP Developer
4 15 (10.49%) Senior Developer
5 12 (8.39%) Designer
5 12 (8.39%) Interface Designer
6 11 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (7.69%) Junior
6 11 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 9 (6.29%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.29%) E-Commerce Developer
7 9 (6.29%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 9 (6.29%) Lead Developer
7 9 (6.29%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.90%) Cloud Architect
8 7 (4.90%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (4.90%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (32.87%) Web Services
2 43 (30.07%) .NET
3 42 (29.37%) HTML
4 33 (23.08%) Node.js
4 33 (23.08%) React
5 31 (21.68%) ASP.NET
6 28 (19.58%) JSON
7 27 (18.88%) HTML5
7 27 (18.88%) Spring
8 24 (16.78%) CSS
8 24 (16.78%) XML
9 23 (16.08%) AngularJS
10 21 (14.69%) SOAP
11 20 (13.99%) J2EE
12 19 (13.29%) Apache Camel
13 17 (11.89%) Spring Boot
14 15 (10.49%) Kafka
15 14 (9.79%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (9.09%) .NET Framework
17 12 (8.39%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.39%) Cloud Native
1 12 (8.39%) Smart City
2 9 (6.29%) Graphic Design
2 9 (6.29%) iPad
2 9 (6.29%) User Experience
3 7 (4.90%) Xbox
4 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.80%) Social Media
6 3 (2.10%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.40%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.40%) Cyber-Physical System
7 2 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.88%) Linux
2 21 (14.69%) Apple iOS
3 17 (11.89%) Android
4 15 (10.49%) Unix
5 5 (3.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.70%) Windows
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (42.66%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (20.98%) Web Development
4 28 (19.58%) E-Commerce
4 28 (19.58%) OO
4 28 (19.58%) TDD
5 27 (18.88%) DevOps
6 23 (16.08%) Microservices
6 23 (16.08%) Scrum
6 23 (16.08%) Test Automation
6 23 (16.08%) Unit Testing
7 22 (15.38%) Open Source
8 17 (11.89%) Mentoring
8 17 (11.89%) Software Engineering
9 16 (11.19%) OOP
9 16 (11.19%) Software Architecture
10 15 (10.49%) MVC
11 13 (9.09%) BDD
12 12 (8.39%) API Design
12 12 (8.39%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (37.06%) JavaScript
2 52 (36.36%) SQL
3 50 (34.97%) Java
4 35 (24.48%) C#
5 19 (13.29%) PHP
6 18 (12.59%) Python
7 7 (4.90%) C
7 7 (4.90%) TypeScript
8 6 (4.20%) Apple Swift
9 5 (3.50%) ES6
9 5 (3.50%) Scala
10 4 (2.80%) Perl
10 4 (2.80%) Ruby
11 3 (2.10%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.40%) Go
12 2 (1.40%) Groovy
12 2 (1.40%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.40%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.40%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.70%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 8 (5.59%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (5.59%) Degree
2 5 (3.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.79%) Docker
2 5 (3.50%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.40%) Postfix
4 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.20%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.50%) Puppet
3 2 (1.40%) Terraform
4 1 (0.70%) Ansible
4 1 (0.70%) Kibana
4 1 (0.70%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (8.39%) Google
1 12 (8.39%) Oracle
2 9 (6.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.90%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.10%) Sage
5 2 (1.40%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.70%) SAP
6 1 (0.70%) Sun
6 1 (0.70%) VMware