Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 60 47
Rank change year-on-year +19 -13 +17
Permanent jobs citing REST 21 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.18% 0.81% 2.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.96% 1.79% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 44
Worcestershire median annual salary £44,000 £25,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.00% -50.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £42,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £46,000 £39,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +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 162 224 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 32.27% 45.25% 42.12%
Number of salaries quoted 144 208 201
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,675 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,895 £47,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,750 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.62% -2.50% +6.67%

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
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 16 December 2018. 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
Worcester +10 19 £44,000 +6.02% 3
Redditch - 2 £36,000 - 2
REST
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 21 (100.00%) SOAP
2 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 20 (95.24%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (90.48%) Technical Leadership
3 19 (90.48%) Customer Requirements
3 19 (90.48%) Scrum
3 19 (90.48%) HTML
3 19 (90.48%) Java
3 19 (90.48%) MySQL
3 19 (90.48%) CSS
3 19 (90.48%) SOA
3 19 (90.48%) QA
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Law
5 1 (4.76%) Publishing
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.76%) Visualforce

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.76%) Law
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 19 (90.48%) Lead Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) SOAP
2 19 (90.48%) CSS
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Core
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) React
4 1 (4.76%) Visualforce
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (90.48%) Customer Requirements
2 19 (90.48%) Scrum
2 19 (90.48%) SOA
2 19 (90.48%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 19 (90.48%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (90.48%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com