Period
to 30 July 2021

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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RESTful
England > West Midlands
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 129 114 151
Rank change year-on-year -15 +37 -55
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 137 72 137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.14% 2.04% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.69% 6.46% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 111 60 87
10th Percentile £29,250 £29,450 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,250 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.50% -4.74% +4.11%
75th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £56,081
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,000 £61,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.19% +2.73% +6.80%

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 2,047 1,114 2,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 31.91% 31.64% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,553 964 2,043
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,325 £28,750
25th Percentile £36,750 £36,625 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,500 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £64,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing RESTful as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for RESTful in the West Midlands

RESTful
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing RESTful in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

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 30 July 2021. 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
Birmingham -13 75 £57,500 +7.48% 26
Warwickshire -7 23 £42,750 +10.32% 4
Solihull +8 9 £56,250 +32.35% 1
Coventry -34 7 £45,000 -5.26%
Shropshire - 6 £33,500 - 2
Staffordshire -10 5 £36,000 -15.29% 3
Worcestershire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Walsall - 2 £43,000 - 1
RESTful
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 90 (65.69%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (54.74%) Azure
3 73 (53.28%) .NET
4 72 (52.55%) C#
5 68 (49.64%) SQL
6 63 (45.99%) JavaScript
7 62 (45.26%) React
8 57 (41.61%) DevOps
9 53 (38.69%) Git (software)
10 50 (36.50%) HTML
11 45 (32.85%) CSS
12 43 (31.39%) AngularJS
12 43 (31.39%) .NET Core
13 42 (30.66%) Scrum
14 39 (28.47%) AWS
14 39 (28.47%) Microservices
15 38 (27.74%) TypeScript
15 38 (27.74%) NoSQL
15 38 (27.74%) Software Engineering
16 35 (25.55%) Web Services
17 30 (21.90%) MVC
18 29 (21.17%) TDD
18 29 (21.17%) QA
19 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
20 27 (19.71%) .NET Framework
21 26 (18.98%) Serverless
22 25 (18.25%) Full Stack Development
22 25 (18.25%) Finance
23 24 (17.52%) JSON
23 24 (17.52%) Social Skills

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 8 (5.84%) Umbraco
2 7 (5.11%) Confluence
2 7 (5.11%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.11%) nginx
3 6 (4.38%) Apache Solr
4 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.92%) CMS
6 3 (2.19%) Apache
6 3 (2.19%) WordPress
7 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.73%) Appian
8 1 (0.73%) FileNet
8 1 (0.73%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.19%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.73%) Figma
3 1 (0.73%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Sentinel
1 2 (1.46%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 75 (54.74%) Azure
2 39 (28.47%) AWS
3 26 (18.98%) Serverless
4 21 (15.33%) SaaS
5 18 (13.14%) AWS Lambda
6 16 (11.68%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 16 (11.68%) GitHub
7 12 (8.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 12 (8.76%) Amazon S3
8 11 (8.03%) npm
9 10 (7.30%) Azure Service Bus
10 8 (5.84%) Power Platform
11 6 (4.38%) Amazon Cognito
11 6 (4.38%) GCP
11 6 (4.38%) PaaS
12 5 (3.65%) Microsoft 365
13 4 (2.92%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (2.92%) Firebase
13 4 (2.92%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.38%) VPN
2 4 (2.92%) Firewall
3 2 (1.46%) HTTP
3 2 (1.46%) Network Security
3 2 (1.46%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.74%) NoSQL
2 23 (16.79%) SQL Server
3 18 (13.14%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (8.03%) MongoDB
5 10 (7.30%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (2.92%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (2.92%) Couchbase
6 4 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.92%) MySQL
6 4 (2.92%) Redis
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.46%) DB2
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.73%) OLAP
9 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 53 (38.69%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.68%) Visual Studio
3 14 (10.22%) JIRA
4 12 (8.76%) Jenkins
5 10 (7.30%) git-flow
5 10 (7.30%) GitLab
5 10 (7.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (7.30%) TeamCity
6 7 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.92%) Gatling
8 4 (2.92%) JMeter
8 4 (2.92%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.92%) Locust
9 3 (2.19%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.19%) PHPUnit
9 3 (2.19%) Subversion
10 2 (1.46%) Selenium
10 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.46%) Xcode
General
1 25 (18.25%) Finance
2 24 (17.52%) Social Skills
3 9 (6.57%) Marketing
4 6 (4.38%) Advertising
5 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.92%) Legal
7 2 (1.46%) Police
7 2 (1.46%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.73%) Banking
8 1 (0.73%) Games
8 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.73%) Publishing
8 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (60.58%) Developer
2 24 (17.52%) Senior Developer
3 22 (16.06%) Software Developer
4 19 (13.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 17 (12.41%) .NET Developer
5 17 (12.41%) Full Stack Developer
5 17 (12.41%) Software Engineer
6 16 (11.68%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 13 (9.49%) React Developer
7 13 (9.49%) Senior React Developer
8 12 (8.76%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.57%) Junior
10 8 (5.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.84%) PHP Developer
11 7 (5.11%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (5.11%) Junior Software Engineer
12 5 (3.65%) C# Software Developer
12 5 (3.65%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (3.65%) Software Test Engineer
12 5 (3.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (53.28%) .NET
2 62 (45.26%) React
3 50 (36.50%) HTML
4 45 (32.85%) CSS
5 43 (31.39%) .NET Core
5 43 (31.39%) AngularJS
6 35 (25.55%) Web Services
7 27 (19.71%) .NET Framework
8 24 (17.52%) JSON
9 20 (14.60%) ASP.NET
9 20 (14.60%) XML
10 18 (13.14%) HTML5
10 18 (13.14%) jQuery
10 18 (13.14%) Node.js
11 17 (12.41%) Redux
11 17 (12.41%) Sass
11 17 (12.41%) Spring
12 14 (10.22%) SOAP
13 11 (8.03%) CSS3
14 9 (6.57%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) User Experience
2 14 (10.22%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (9.49%) Mobile App
4 11 (8.03%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.38%) Legacy Code
5 6 (4.38%) Legacy Systems
5 6 (4.38%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.92%) iPad
6 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.92%) Wiki
7 3 (2.19%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.19%) Photography
8 2 (1.46%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.46%) iPhone
9 1 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.73%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.73%) NHS
9 1 (0.73%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.03%) Linux
2 5 (3.65%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.65%) Windows
3 4 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.92%) SUSE
3 4 (2.92%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.19%) Android
4 3 (2.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (65.69%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (41.61%) DevOps
3 42 (30.66%) Scrum
4 39 (28.47%) Microservices
5 38 (27.74%) Software Engineering
6 30 (21.90%) MVC
7 29 (21.17%) TDD
8 25 (18.25%) Full Stack Development
9 21 (15.33%) Front End Development
9 21 (15.33%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (13.14%) API Design
11 17 (12.41%) SDLC
12 16 (11.68%) Data Analysis
13 15 (10.95%) Sprint Retrospective
14 14 (10.22%) Test Automation
15 13 (9.49%) Clean Code
16 12 (8.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 12 (8.76%) Sprint Planning
16 12 (8.76%) Unit Testing
17 11 (8.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (52.55%) C#
2 68 (49.64%) SQL
3 63 (45.99%) JavaScript
4 38 (27.74%) TypeScript
5 13 (9.49%) PHP
6 11 (8.03%) ES6
7 10 (7.30%) ES7
7 10 (7.30%) Python
8 8 (5.84%) Java
9 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.92%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.19%) Java 11
11 2 (1.46%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.46%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.46%) C++
11 2 (1.46%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.73%) C
12 1 (0.73%) JSX
12 1 (0.73%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (13.87%) Degree
2 5 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.92%) CISA
3 4 (2.92%) CISM
3 4 (2.92%) CISSP
3 4 (2.92%) ISSAP
3 4 (2.92%) ISSEP
4 1 (0.73%) HNC
4 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.17%) QA
2 4 (2.92%) COBIT
2 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.92%) NIST
3 2 (1.46%) SOC 2
4 1 (0.73%) Accessibility
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (3.65%) Docker
3 4 (2.92%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.92%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (11.68%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.46%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.46%) Puppet
3 1 (0.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.11%) Oracle
3 5 (3.65%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.92%) Dynatrace
5 3 (2.19%) Adobe
5 3 (2.19%) IBM
6 2 (1.46%) Apple
6 2 (1.46%) Google
6 2 (1.46%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.73%) Pega
7 1 (0.73%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.73%) WooCommerce