Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 48 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +66
Permanent jobs citing REST 8 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.60% 1.94% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.54% 4.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 0
Worcestershire median annual salary £25,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +21.43%

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 226 192 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 45.11% 41.38% 58.16%
Number of salaries quoted 209 189 275
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £21,450 £22,500 £21,875
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,150
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Bromsgrove +5 6 £25,000 +4.17%
Worcester -2 1 £41,500 -17.00% 1
REST
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 8 (100.00%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) Ajax
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) Social Media
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) Core Data
4 5 (62.50%) iOS Development
4 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
4 5 (62.50%) iOS SDK
4 5 (62.50%) Cocoa Touch
4 5 (62.50%) UIKit
4 5 (62.50%) Cocoa
4 5 (62.50%) Xcode
4 5 (62.50%) Objective-C
5 3 (37.50%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) Web Development
7 1 (12.50%) SQLite
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) J2EE
7 1 (12.50%) JBoss

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 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Junior
2 6 (75.00%) Junior Developer
3 5 (62.50%) iOS Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Junior iOS Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Objective-C Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Android Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Android Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) Ajax
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) Cocoa
4 5 (62.50%) Cocoa Touch
4 5 (62.50%) Core Data
4 5 (62.50%) iOS SDK
4 5 (62.50%) UIKit
5 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Objective-C
4 3 (37.50%) Java