Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 26 36
Rank change year-on-year -16 +10 -7
Permanent jobs citing REST 3 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 1.47% 7.82% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.06% 20.88% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 1
Worcester median annual salary £37,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% +6.02% -17.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £42,000 £39,750
90th Percentile £42,250 £46,000 £43,250
Worcestershire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% +76.00% -50.00%

REST 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 Worcester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Worcester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 98 91 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 48.04% 37.45% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 97 85 89
Worcester median annual salary £41,000 £44,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.82% +18.92% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,500 £33,950 £23,400
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,895 £46,250
Worcestershire median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcester.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Worcester

REST
Salary Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST in Worcester.

Salary trend for REST in Worcester

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, IT jobs citing REST 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 Worcester region with a requirement for REST.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Appium
2 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) ES6

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Appium
1 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) TestNG
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) ES6
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB