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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 39 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13  
Permanent jobs citing REST 13 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.71% 3.07% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.77% 6.99% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 2
Median salary £25,000 £26,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -17.96%  
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 133 143 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 48.19% 43.87% 55.59%
Number of salaries quoted 125 143 163
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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
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 June 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 +7 13 £25,000 +11.11%
REST
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 27 (93.10%) Web Services
3 26 (89.66%) HTML
3 26 (89.66%) PHP
3 26 (89.66%) OO
3 26 (89.66%) JSON
3 26 (89.66%) jQuery
4 25 (86.21%) HTML5
4 25 (86.21%) iOS SDK
4 25 (86.21%) Cocoa Touch
4 25 (86.21%) UIKit
4 25 (86.21%) iOS Development
4 25 (86.21%) Cocoa
4 25 (86.21%) Xcode
4 25 (86.21%) Objective-C
4 25 (86.21%) SOAP
4 25 (86.21%) XML
4 25 (86.21%) Apple iOS
4 25 (86.21%) Core Data
5 24 (82.76%) Ajax
6 23 (79.31%) Social Media
7 3 (10.34%) Web Development
8 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) QA
8 2 (6.90%) Zend
8 2 (6.90%) Android
8 2 (6.90%) Smarty
8 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
8 2 (6.90%) User Experience
8 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (86.21%) Xcode
2 1 (3.45%) Grunt
2 1 (3.45%) gulp
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 25 (86.21%) iOS Developer
3 24 (82.76%) Junior
3 24 (82.76%) Junior Developer
4 23 (79.31%) Junior iOS Developer
4 23 (79.31%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior WordPress Developer
6 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.45%) PHP WordPress Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) Web Services
2 26 (89.66%) HTML
2 26 (89.66%) jQuery
2 26 (89.66%) JSON
3 25 (86.21%) Cocoa
3 25 (86.21%) Cocoa Touch
3 25 (86.21%) Core Data
3 25 (86.21%) HTML5
3 25 (86.21%) iOS SDK
3 25 (86.21%) SOAP
3 25 (86.21%) UIKit
3 25 (86.21%) XML
4 24 (82.76%) Ajax
5 2 (6.90%) LAMP
5 2 (6.90%) Node.js
5 2 (6.90%) Smarty
5 2 (6.90%) Spring
6 1 (3.45%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (3.45%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) Social Media
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) OO
2 25 (86.21%) iOS Development
3 3 (10.34%) Web Development
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) Android Development
4 2 (6.90%) Content Management
4 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.45%) Information Retrieval
5 1 (3.45%) Open Source
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.45%) SDLC
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 26 (89.66%) PHP
3 25 (86.21%) Objective-C
4 2 (6.90%) Apple Swift
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) cPanel
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Zend
2 1 (3.45%) Facebook
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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