Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 39 61
Rank change year-on-year -22 +22 -12
Permanent jobs citing REST 8 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.21% 4.04% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.65% 11.73% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 14
Worcestershire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +76.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £36,375 £41,775 £21,625
90th Percentile £52,500 £46,000 £33,625
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -5.88%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 219 162 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 33.13% 34.47% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 209 150 207
Worcestershire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,900 £21,400
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,895 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +2.67%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Worcestershire

REST
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for REST in Worcestershire

REST
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Salary histogram for REST in Worcestershire

REST
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Redditch +8 6 £47,500 - 2
Worcester -14 2 £38,750 -11.93% 2
REST
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for REST.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) WPF
3 5 (62.50%) LINQ
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (62.50%) Universal Windows Platform
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Appium
5 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
5 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
5 1 (12.50%) ES6
5 1 (12.50%) NUnit
5 1 (12.50%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Appium
1 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Gradle
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) TestNG
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (62.50%) LINQ
2 5 (62.50%) Universal Windows Platform
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) JPA
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Microservices
2 2 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) ES6
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes