Period
to 7 June 2020

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 7 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RESTful
England > West Midlands
6 months to
7 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 149 92
Rank change year-on-year +27 -57 +2
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 81 145 296
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.85% 1.87% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.45% 5.88% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 107 94 273
Median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -

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 1,256 2,466 3,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.66% 31.79% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,101 2,036 2,614
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £56,164 £52,713 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.55% +5.43% +5.26%

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 7 June 2020.

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 7 June 2020. 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 +59 39 £62,500 +25.00% 6
Coventry +29 12 £47,500 +90.00%
Staffordshire +15 8 £45,000 - 6
Warwickshire -22 6 £58,500 +23.16% 3
Shropshire +21 4 £55,000 -35.29% 1
Herefordshire - 4 £41,250 -
West Bromwich - 3 £40,000 -
Solihull -7 1 £42,500 -19.05%
RESTful
England

For the 6 months to 7 June 2020, 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 52 (64.20%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (46.91%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (45.68%) Java
4 34 (41.98%) Scrum
5 33 (40.74%) Web Services
6 32 (39.51%) TDD
7 27 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
8 26 (32.10%) SQL
8 26 (32.10%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (30.86%) Spring
9 25 (30.86%) Git (software)
10 23 (28.40%) JUnit
11 22 (27.16%) Microservices
12 21 (25.93%) Kanban
13 20 (24.69%) CSS
14 19 (23.46%) Maven
14 19 (23.46%) SOAP
14 19 (23.46%) C#
14 19 (23.46%) HTML
15 18 (22.22%) .NET
15 18 (22.22%) Software Engineering
15 18 (22.22%) SonarQube
16 17 (20.99%) DevOps
16 17 (20.99%) JSON
17 16 (19.75%) Test Automation
17 16 (19.75%) BDD
18 15 (18.52%) AWS
18 15 (18.52%) XML
18 15 (18.52%) Problem-Solving

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 7 (8.64%) Confluence
1 7 (8.64%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.17%) Apache
2 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Fuse
2 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.23%) Drupal
4 1 (1.23%) JBoss
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.23%) WildFly
4 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.47%) Magento
1 2 (2.47%) OpenCart
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.52%) AWS
2 13 (16.05%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (12.35%) Azure
4 8 (9.88%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (3.70%) Apigee
6 2 (2.47%) PaaS
6 2 (2.47%) SaaS
7 1 (1.23%) Force.com
7 1 (1.23%) npm
7 1 (1.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (1.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Broadband
2 4 (4.94%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.10%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.88%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.17%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.94%) MySQL
6 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 25 (30.86%) Git (software)
3 23 (28.40%) JUnit
4 19 (23.46%) Maven
5 18 (22.22%) SonarQube
6 14 (17.28%) Mockito
7 13 (16.05%) DbUnit
7 13 (16.05%) jMock
8 11 (13.58%) JMeter
9 9 (11.11%) JIRA
10 7 (8.64%) Selenium
11 6 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (7.41%) Cucumber
11 6 (7.41%) SoapUI
11 6 (7.41%) WebDriver
12 4 (4.94%) REST Assured
13 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (2.47%) webpack
14 1 (1.23%) Babel
14 1 (1.23%) Protractor
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Public Sector
3 2 (2.47%) Automotive
3 2 (2.47%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (65.43%) Developer
2 20 (24.69%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.28%) Java Engineer
4 13 (16.05%) Senior Java Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Architect
6 6 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) AWS Developer
7 5 (6.17%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (6.17%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Tester
8 4 (4.94%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (40.74%) Web Services
2 25 (30.86%) Spring
3 20 (24.69%) CSS
4 19 (23.46%) HTML
4 19 (23.46%) SOAP
5 18 (22.22%) .NET
6 17 (20.99%) JSON
7 15 (18.52%) XML
8 13 (16.05%) PowerMock
9 12 (14.81%) REST
10 11 (13.58%) J2EE
10 11 (13.58%) JPA
11 10 (12.35%) Spring Boot
12 8 (9.88%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (9.88%) Hibernate
12 8 (9.88%) Spring Cloud
13 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
13 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET
13 7 (8.64%) HTML5
13 7 (8.64%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) AS400
4 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) iSeries
4 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.23%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Unix
3 2 (2.47%) Windows
4 1 (1.23%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (64.20%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (46.91%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (41.98%) Scrum
4 32 (39.51%) TDD
5 22 (27.16%) Microservices
6 21 (25.93%) Kanban
7 18 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 17 (20.99%) DevOps
9 16 (19.75%) BDD
9 16 (19.75%) Test Automation
10 15 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (16.05%) MVC
12 10 (12.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (9.88%) OO
13 8 (9.88%) Open Source
13 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
14 7 (8.64%) Analytical Thinking
14 7 (8.64%) Migration
14 7 (8.64%) SOA
14 7 (8.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) Java
2 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
2 26 (32.10%) SQL
3 19 (23.46%) C#
4 10 (12.35%) Java 8
5 6 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.17%) PHP
7 4 (4.94%) Scala
8 3 (3.70%) ES6
9 2 (2.47%) C
9 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.23%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO 15022
2 1 (1.23%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) Docker
2 8 (9.88%) Postfix
3 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.17%) vSphere
4 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Kibana
1 5 (6.17%) logstash
2 4 (4.94%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.47%) Terraform
4 1 (1.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle
2 5 (6.17%) MuleSoft
2 5 (6.17%) VMware
2 5 (6.17%) WSO2
3 3 (3.70%) Google
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.70%) SAP
4 2 (2.47%) hybris
5 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.23%) IBM