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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 85 97 136
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +39
Permanent jobs citing REST 42 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.16% 1.06% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.12% 2.21% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41 13 4
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
820 768 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.18% 48.03% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 704 690 843
Average salary £35,309 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.88% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 -17 11 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Nantwich - 7 £42,500 - 1
Chester - 4 £31,250 - 1
Crewe - 3 £47,500 -
Macclesfield +3 2 £51,250 +99.02% 3
Knutsford - 2 £72,500 -
Sandbach - 1 £33,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £37,500 - 3
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 57 (68.67%) JavaScript
2 50 (60.24%) C#
2 50 (60.24%) HTML
2 50 (60.24%) .NET
3 47 (56.63%) XML
4 45 (54.22%) SQL
5 40 (48.19%) SQL Server
6 35 (42.17%) CSS
6 35 (42.17%) T-SQL
7 32 (38.55%) SOAP
7 32 (38.55%) WCF
8 31 (37.35%) ASP.NET
9 29 (34.94%) Visual Studio
10 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
10 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (30.12%) LINQ
11 25 (30.12%) Web Services
11 25 (30.12%) Windows
12 24 (28.92%) MySQL
12 24 (28.92%) JSON
13 23 (27.71%) PHP
13 23 (27.71%) OO
14 21 (25.30%) Linux
14 21 (25.30%) CMS
14 21 (25.30%) Git (software)
14 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (24.10%) WPF
15 20 (24.10%) Subversion
15 20 (24.10%) MVC
16 18 (21.69%) Marketing

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 21 (25.30%) CMS
2 11 (13.25%) NServiceBus
3 9 (10.84%) IIS
4 3 (3.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.41%) Confluence
5 2 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.41%) WordPress
5 2 (2.41%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) PaaS
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (6.02%) VPN
1 5 (6.02%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) GPRS
2 1 (1.20%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (48.19%) SQL Server
2 24 (28.92%) MySQL
3 15 (18.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.82%) JasperReports
5 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.41%) Redis
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (34.94%) Visual Studio
2 21 (25.30%) Git (software)
3 20 (24.10%) Subversion
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.41%) StyleCop
5 2 (2.41%) NDepend
5 2 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.41%) JIRA
5 2 (2.41%) Selenium
5 2 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (21.69%) Marketing
2 14 (16.87%) Finance
3 5 (6.02%) Back Office
4 2 (2.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (87.95%) Developer
2 37 (44.58%) .NET Developer
3 19 (22.89%) PHP Developer
4 17 (20.48%) C# Developer
5 16 (19.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (14.46%) Analyst Developer
6 12 (14.46%) Web Developer
6 12 (14.46%) Analyst
7 9 (10.84%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 8 (9.64%) MySQL Developer
8 8 (9.64%) PHP Web Developer
9 7 (8.43%) Architect
9 7 (8.43%) Senior Developer
10 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (6.02%) Security Architect
11 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
12 4 (4.82%) Oracle Developer
13 3 (3.61%) C# Software Engineer
13 3 (3.61%) Java Software Engineer
13 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (60.24%) HTML
1 50 (60.24%) .NET
2 47 (56.63%) XML
3 35 (42.17%) CSS
4 32 (38.55%) SOAP
4 32 (38.55%) WCF
5 31 (37.35%) ASP.NET
6 25 (30.12%) LINQ
6 25 (30.12%) Web Services
7 24 (28.92%) JSON
8 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (24.10%) WPF
10 18 (21.69%) LAMP
10 18 (21.69%) XHTML
11 17 (20.48%) Ajax
12 15 (18.07%) MSMQ
13 14 (16.87%) HTML5
14 13 (15.66%) jQuery
14 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
15 11 (13.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.61%) Open Source
3 2 (2.41%) User Experience
3 2 (2.41%) Biometrics
3 2 (2.41%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.12%) Windows
2 21 (25.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Android
3 1 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.20%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.71%) OO
3 20 (24.10%) MVC
4 18 (21.69%) Web Design
4 18 (21.69%) OO PHP
5 14 (16.87%) UML
6 12 (14.46%) SOA
7 10 (12.05%) Online Marketing
8 9 (10.84%) Multithreading
9 8 (9.64%) TDD
10 7 (8.43%) Web Development
11 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (6.02%) TOGAF
12 5 (6.02%) SABSA
13 4 (4.82%) MVVM
13 4 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (4.82%) ETL
14 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
14 3 (3.61%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 57 (68.67%) JavaScript
2 50 (60.24%) C#
3 45 (54.22%) SQL
4 35 (42.17%) T-SQL
5 23 (27.71%) PHP
6 18 (21.69%) PHP5
7 14 (16.87%) VBA
8 7 (8.43%) Java
9 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) QA
2 8 (9.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.43%) Oracle
3 4 (4.82%) Business Objects
3 4 (4.82%) Cognos
4 3 (3.61%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.41%) Telerik
5 2 (2.41%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.41%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.20%) Apple
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago