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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 44 46 42
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Permanent jobs citing REST 16 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.53% 1.52% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 3.85% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 1
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +37.93%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 208 130 103
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 58.92% 39.39% 45.98%
Number of salaries quoted 207 126 98
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromsgrove - 11 £24,000 - 1
Redditch - 3 £25,000 - 1
Worcester -11 2 £46,250 +15.62%
REST
West Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for REST.

1 26 (89.66%) Web Services
2 25 (86.21%) JSON
3 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
4 21 (72.41%) PHP
4 21 (72.41%) HTML
4 21 (72.41%) OO
4 21 (72.41%) jQuery
5 20 (68.97%) HTML5
5 20 (68.97%) iOS SDK
5 20 (68.97%) Cocoa Touch
5 20 (68.97%) UIKit
5 20 (68.97%) SOAP
5 20 (68.97%) XML
5 20 (68.97%) Cocoa
5 20 (68.97%) Xcode
5 20 (68.97%) Objective-C
5 20 (68.97%) Apple iOS
5 20 (68.97%) iOS Development
5 20 (68.97%) Core Data
6 19 (65.52%) Ajax
7 18 (62.07%) Social Media
8 7 (24.14%) Spring
8 7 (24.14%) Java
9 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (20.69%) Google
9 6 (20.69%) Google App Engine
9 6 (20.69%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (17.24%) Replication
11 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
11 4 (13.79%) JBoss

REST
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) JBoss
1 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Google App Engine
1 6 (20.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (68.97%) Xcode
2 1 (3.45%) Grunt
2 1 (3.45%) gulp
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) iOS Developer
2 20 (68.97%) Junior
3 19 (65.52%) Junior Developer
4 18 (62.07%) Junior iOS Developer
4 18 (62.07%) Objective-C Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.45%) Graduate Java Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) Web Services
2 25 (86.21%) JSON
3 21 (72.41%) HTML
3 21 (72.41%) jQuery
4 20 (68.97%) Cocoa
4 20 (68.97%) Cocoa Touch
4 20 (68.97%) Core Data
4 20 (68.97%) HTML5
4 20 (68.97%) iOS SDK
4 20 (68.97%) SOAP
4 20 (68.97%) UIKit
4 20 (68.97%) XML
5 19 (65.52%) Ajax
6 7 (24.14%) Spring
7 2 (6.90%) LAMP
7 2 (6.90%) Node.js
7 2 (6.90%) Smarty
8 1 (3.45%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (3.45%) CSS
8 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Social Media
2 5 (17.24%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) OO
2 20 (68.97%) iOS Development
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Android Development
6 2 (6.90%) Content Management
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.45%) Information Retrieval
7 1 (3.45%) Open Source
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.45%) SDLC
7 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 21 (72.41%) PHP
3 20 (68.97%) Objective-C
4 7 (24.14%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) cPanel
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Google
2 2 (6.90%) Zend
3 1 (3.45%) Facebook
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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