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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 85 101 140
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +39
Permanent jobs citing REST 41 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.12% 0.69% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 1.47% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 40 9 3
Average salary £37,500 £21,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.41% -52.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £21,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £40,100 £61,000
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
845 746 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.60% 46.89% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 725 665 855
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 2 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 2 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 -15 11 £35,000 +9.37% 5
Nantwich - 6 £42,500 -
Chester - 4 £30,000 - 1
Macclesfield +3 2 £38,000 +76.74%
Wilmslow - 2 £37,500 - 2
Crewe - 2 £46,250 - 1
Knutsford - 2 £72,500 -
Sandbach - 1 £33,500 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 64 (70.33%) JavaScript
2 61 (67.03%) XML
3 60 (65.93%) HTML
4 54 (59.34%) .NET
4 54 (59.34%) C#
5 48 (52.75%) SQL
6 44 (48.35%) CSS
7 41 (45.05%) SQL Server
8 38 (41.76%) SOAP
8 38 (41.76%) T-SQL
9 35 (38.46%) ASP.NET
10 33 (36.26%) Visual Studio
11 30 (32.97%) MySQL
11 30 (32.97%) JSON
11 30 (32.97%) WCF
12 29 (31.87%) PHP
12 29 (31.87%) OO
12 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
13 28 (30.77%) CMS
13 28 (30.77%) Web Services
13 28 (30.77%) Git (software)
14 27 (29.67%) Subversion
14 27 (29.67%) Windows
14 27 (29.67%) Linux
15 25 (27.47%) Web Design
15 25 (27.47%) Marketing
15 25 (27.47%) LINQ
15 25 (27.47%) PHP5
15 25 (27.47%) XHTML
15 25 (27.47%) LAMP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 28 (30.77%) CMS
2 10 (10.99%) NServiceBus
3 8 (8.79%) IIS
4 3 (3.30%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.20%) WordPress
5 2 (2.20%) Confluence
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) PaaS
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) VPN
1 5 (5.49%) Internet
1 5 (5.49%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.20%) GPRS
2 2 (2.20%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (45.05%) SQL Server
2 30 (32.97%) MySQL
3 16 (17.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.40%) JasperReports
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (36.26%) Visual Studio
2 28 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 27 (29.67%) Subversion
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.20%) StyleCop
5 2 (2.20%) NDepend
5 2 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.20%) JIRA
General
1 25 (27.47%) Marketing
2 15 (16.48%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Back Office
4 2 (2.20%) Publishing
4 2 (2.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (90.11%) Developer
2 39 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 26 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 23 (25.27%) C# Developer
5 20 (21.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (16.48%) Web Developer
7 14 (15.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 13 (14.29%) Analyst
8 13 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
9 10 (10.99%) Senior Developer
9 10 (10.99%) MySQL Developer
9 10 (10.99%) PHP Web Developer
10 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
11 6 (6.59%) Architect
12 5 (5.49%) Security Architect
13 4 (4.40%) Oracle Developer
13 4 (4.40%) Senior .NET Developer
14 3 (3.30%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 3 (3.30%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (67.03%) XML
2 60 (65.93%) HTML
3 54 (59.34%) .NET
4 44 (48.35%) CSS
5 38 (41.76%) SOAP
6 35 (38.46%) ASP.NET
7 30 (32.97%) JSON
7 30 (32.97%) WCF
8 28 (30.77%) Web Services
9 25 (27.47%) XHTML
9 25 (27.47%) LAMP
9 25 (27.47%) LINQ
10 22 (24.18%) WPF
11 21 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (20.88%) Ajax
13 15 (16.48%) HTML5
13 15 (16.48%) MSMQ
14 13 (14.29%) XML-RPC
15 12 (13.19%) .NET Framework
16 11 (12.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.30%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.20%) Biometrics
2 2 (2.20%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.10%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.67%) Windows
1 27 (29.67%) Linux
2 3 (3.30%) Android
2 3 (3.30%) Windows Phone 7
2 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.30%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.20%) Windows CE
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.87%) OO
2 25 (27.47%) Web Design
2 25 (27.47%) OO PHP
3 22 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (24.18%) MVC
4 15 (16.48%) UML
4 15 (16.48%) Online Marketing
5 11 (12.09%) Multithreading
5 11 (12.09%) SOA
6 7 (7.69%) Web Development
7 6 (6.59%) MVVM
8 5 (5.49%) SABSA
8 5 (5.49%) TOGAF
8 5 (5.49%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (4.40%) TDD
9 4 (4.40%) ETL
9 4 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.30%) Security Architecture
10 3 (3.30%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 64 (70.33%) JavaScript
2 54 (59.34%) C#
3 48 (52.75%) SQL
4 38 (41.76%) T-SQL
5 29 (31.87%) PHP
6 25 (27.47%) PHP5
7 15 (16.48%) VBA
8 4 (4.40%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.40%) Java
9 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) QA
2 10 (10.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (4.40%) Business Objects
3 4 (4.40%) Cognos
4 3 (3.30%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.30%) Apple
5 2 (2.20%) Telerik
5 2 (2.20%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.20%) DevExpress
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Wilmslow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Wilmslow
Blue Town Online
Salary: £24k - 30k per year
Posted: 27 days ago