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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 73 65 107
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +42
Permanent jobs citing REST 46 60 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.85% 3.45% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.81% 7.29% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 52 19
Average salary £43,250 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
589 823 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.45% 47.38% 44.73%
Number of salaries quoted 483 674 661
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Crewe -1 13 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Warrington -17 8 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Chester - 6 £42,500 -
Runcorn -2 5 £40,000 - 1
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 65 (70.65%) C#
2 64 (69.57%) SOAP
3 61 (66.30%) .NET
4 56 (60.87%) Web Services
5 54 (58.70%) JavaScript
6 46 (50.00%) XML
7 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (45.65%) MVC
9 33 (35.87%) SQL Server
10 32 (34.78%) Java
11 31 (33.70%) WCF
12 30 (32.61%) HTML
13 29 (31.52%) MS Excel
13 29 (31.52%) Microsoft
13 29 (31.52%) jQuery
14 23 (25.00%) TDD
14 23 (25.00%) AngularJS
15 22 (23.91%) Dependency Injection
15 22 (23.91%) SOA
16 21 (22.83%) N-Tier
16 21 (22.83%) WinForms
16 21 (22.83%) WPF
17 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET
18 19 (20.65%) Windows
18 19 (20.65%) Visual Studio
19 18 (19.57%) CSS
20 17 (18.48%) Oracle
20 17 (18.48%) SQL
20 17 (18.48%) J2EE
20 17 (18.48%) Continuous Integration

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 9 (9.78%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.61%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.43%) IIS
3 5 (5.43%) Apache
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.17%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.09%) Node.js
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (31.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.70%) MS Project
2 8 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.13%) SaaS
2 10 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.78%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.17%) PaaS
4 2 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) Internet
2 5 (5.43%) HTTP
3 2 (2.17%) VPN
3 2 (2.17%) GPRS
3 2 (2.17%) LAN
3 2 (2.17%) UMTS
3 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.87%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.13%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.87%) MySQL
4 8 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.43%) JasperReports
5 5 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.17%) Redis
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Visual Studio
2 16 (17.39%) Selenium
3 14 (15.22%) Git (software)
4 11 (11.96%) Jenkins
5 10 (10.87%) NUnit
6 9 (9.78%) Grunt
6 9 (9.78%) JIRA
7 8 (8.70%) JUnit
7 8 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (8.70%) Bower
8 6 (6.52%) Eclipse
8 6 (6.52%) TestNG
9 5 (5.43%) MyEclipse
10 4 (4.35%) JMeter
10 4 (4.35%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.17%) AppScan
11 2 (2.17%) MSTest
11 2 (2.17%) Metasploit
12 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
12 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (18.48%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Back Office
3 3 (3.26%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 81 (88.04%) Developer
2 28 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 25 (27.17%) Software Developer
4 24 (26.09%) C# Developer
5 14 (15.22%) Java Developer
6 13 (14.13%) Lead .NET Developer
6 13 (14.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (14.13%) Lead Developer
7 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (9.78%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (5.43%) AWS Developer
11 5 (5.43%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Senior Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Support Engineer
12 4 (4.35%) Web Developer
12 4 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
13 2 (2.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (69.57%) SOAP
2 61 (66.30%) .NET
3 56 (60.87%) Web Services
4 46 (50.00%) XML
5 31 (33.70%) WCF
6 30 (32.61%) HTML
7 29 (31.52%) jQuery
8 23 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 21 (22.83%) WinForms
9 21 (22.83%) WPF
10 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET
11 18 (19.57%) CSS
12 17 (18.48%) J2EE
12 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (15.22%) JSON
13 14 (15.22%) .NET Framework
14 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (11.96%) HTML5
15 11 (11.96%) ServiceStack
15 11 (11.96%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) N-Tier
2 12 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.43%) User Experience
5 2 (2.17%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.17%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.65%) Windows
2 12 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 12 (13.04%) Android
3 11 (11.96%) Windows Phone 7
3 11 (11.96%) Windows Phone
4 3 (3.26%) Linux
5 2 (2.17%) Windows CE
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (45.65%) MVC
3 23 (25.00%) TDD
4 22 (23.91%) Dependency Injection
4 22 (23.91%) SOA
5 17 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (15.22%) Domain-Driven Design
7 12 (13.04%) MVVM
8 10 (10.87%) Unit Testing
8 10 (10.87%) Mentoring
9 9 (9.78%) Scrum
10 8 (8.70%) Software Testing
10 8 (8.70%) Web Design
10 8 (8.70%) UML
11 7 (7.61%) SDLC
12 6 (6.52%) BDD
13 5 (5.43%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (5.43%) DevOps
13 5 (5.43%) Line Management
14 4 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 65 (70.65%) C#
2 54 (58.70%) JavaScript
3 32 (34.78%) Java
4 17 (18.48%) SQL
5 10 (10.87%) VB
6 8 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 8 (8.70%) VBA
7 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.17%) Perl
8 2 (2.17%) C++
8 2 (2.17%) Python
9 1 (1.09%) Ruby
9 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) Hyper-V
1 9 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.48%) Oracle
3 11 (11.96%) Apple
4 9 (9.78%) VMware
5 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe
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