The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 80 90 125
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +35
Permanent jobs citing REST 36 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.03% 1.62% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 3.33% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 12
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +5.12%
REST
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
672 781 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.90% 48.72% 56.66%
Number of salaries quoted 579 677 1099
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

REST
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

REST Salary Trend in Cheshire

REST
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Cheshire

REST
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +3 13 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Macclesfield -5 9 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Chester +17 5 £37,500 +20.96%
Crewe +17 2 £45,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £37,500 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 54 (62.79%) JavaScript
2 50 (58.14%) C#
2 50 (58.14%) .NET
2 50 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (45.35%) HTML
3 39 (45.35%) SOAP
4 38 (44.19%) TDD
5 36 (41.86%) SQL
6 34 (39.53%) Java
7 32 (37.21%) ASP.NET
8 31 (36.05%) MVC
9 30 (34.88%) Web Services
9 30 (34.88%) XML
10 29 (33.72%) WCF
10 29 (33.72%) jQuery
10 29 (33.72%) Git (software)
11 27 (31.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (31.40%) CSS
12 25 (29.07%) Selenium
13 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
14 20 (23.26%) Finance
15 19 (22.09%) SOA
15 19 (22.09%) WPF
16 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
17 16 (18.60%) IIS
17 16 (18.60%) Windows
17 16 (18.60%) Ajax
17 16 (18.60%) JSON
18 15 (17.44%) LINQ

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (18.60%) IIS
2 8 (9.30%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.14%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.98%) Apache
4 6 (6.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (6.98%) NServiceBus
5 5 (5.81%) Node.js
6 2 (2.33%) JBoss
6 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.33%) CMS
6 2 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.33%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.33%) Confluence
6 2 (2.33%) Mule
6 2 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.49%) SaaS
3 3 (3.49%) PaaS
3 3 (3.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.44%) HTTP
2 8 (9.30%) Internet
3 4 (4.65%) VPN
3 4 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.12%) MySQL
3 7 (8.14%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.33%) DB2
8 2 (2.33%) Redis
9 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.16%) JasperReports
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (33.72%) Git (software)
2 25 (29.07%) Selenium
3 15 (17.44%) Jenkins
3 15 (17.44%) Visual Studio
4 14 (16.28%) NUnit
5 9 (10.47%) JIRA
5 9 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (9.30%) Ant
6 8 (9.30%) TeamCity
7 6 (6.98%) JMeter
7 6 (6.98%) SoapUI
8 5 (5.81%) Mercurial
8 5 (5.81%) MSTest
8 5 (5.81%) SpecFlow
9 4 (4.65%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.49%) WATIR
10 3 (3.49%) WebDriver
10 3 (3.49%) Grunt
10 3 (3.49%) Maven
10 3 (3.49%) Subversion
General
1 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Billing
2 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Back Office
3 1 (1.16%) Legal
3 1 (1.16%) Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (77.91%) Developer
2 27 (31.40%) .NET Developer
3 21 (24.42%) C# Developer
4 15 (17.44%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (12.79%) Web Developer
5 11 (12.79%) Java Developer
6 10 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (10.47%) Architect
8 8 (9.30%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.98%) J2EE Developer
9 6 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (6.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Technical Architect
10 5 (5.81%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Analyst
11 4 (4.65%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Security Architect
12 3 (3.49%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (58.14%) .NET
2 39 (45.35%) HTML
2 39 (45.35%) SOAP
3 32 (37.21%) ASP.NET
4 30 (34.88%) Web Services
4 30 (34.88%) XML
5 29 (33.72%) WCF
5 29 (33.72%) jQuery
6 27 (31.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (31.40%) CSS
7 19 (22.09%) WPF
8 16 (18.60%) Ajax
8 16 (18.60%) JSON
9 15 (17.44%) LINQ
10 13 (15.12%) .NET Framework
10 13 (15.12%) MSMQ
11 12 (13.95%) HTML5
11 12 (13.95%) WebSockets
12 11 (12.79%) LESS
13 9 (10.47%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Open Source
2 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.63%) User Experience
4 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.16%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.60%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Linux
3 2 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (44.19%) TDD
3 31 (36.05%) MVC
4 27 (31.40%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (22.09%) SOA
6 12 (13.95%) BDD
7 11 (12.79%) DevOps
8 10 (11.63%) User Stories
9 8 (9.30%) UML
9 8 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (9.30%) MVVM
9 8 (9.30%) Web Development
9 8 (9.30%) Kanban
10 7 (8.14%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (8.14%) CRM
11 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.81%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 5 (5.81%) Web Design
11 5 (5.81%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (62.79%) JavaScript
2 50 (58.14%) C#
3 36 (41.86%) SQL
4 34 (39.53%) Java
5 15 (17.44%) T-SQL
6 12 (13.95%) PowerShell
7 8 (9.30%) VBA
7 8 (9.30%) Ruby
8 7 (8.14%) PHP
9 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.49%) VBScript
10 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Hyper-V
1 6 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.81%) Docker
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Puppet
1 5 (5.81%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.12%) Oracle
3 6 (6.98%) VMware
4 4 (4.65%) Perforce
5 2 (2.33%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.33%) BT
5 2 (2.33%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.16%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.16%) Cognos
6 1 (1.16%) IBM
6 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent bensefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MPP Global Solutions LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago