The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 80 101 131
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +30
Permanent jobs citing REST 39 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.19% 0.81% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.88% 1.80% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 6
Average salary £37,500 £21,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.41% -34.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £21,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £38,100 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
800 778 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.94% 44.97% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 689 677 972
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
North West

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -8 12 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Macclesfield +11 7 £39,250 +82.55%
Nantwich - 3 £42,500 -
Chester - 3 £30,000 - 1
Crewe - 2 £46,250 -
Sandbach - 1 £33,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £37,500 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 70 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 69 (72.63%) XML
3 66 (69.47%) HTML
4 57 (60.00%) C#
4 57 (60.00%) .NET
5 55 (57.89%) CSS
6 50 (52.63%) SQL
7 48 (50.53%) SOAP
8 40 (42.11%) T-SQL
9 38 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 37 (38.95%) ASP.NET
11 36 (37.89%) MySQL
11 36 (37.89%) Microsoft
12 35 (36.84%) Visual Studio
13 34 (35.79%) PHP
14 31 (32.63%) Subversion
14 31 (32.63%) Marketing
14 31 (32.63%) OO
15 30 (31.58%) Linux
15 30 (31.58%) CMS
15 30 (31.58%) Git (software)
16 29 (30.53%) PHP5
16 29 (30.53%) JSON
16 29 (30.53%) Web Design
16 29 (30.53%) LAMP
16 29 (30.53%) XHTML
16 29 (30.53%) OO PHP
17 26 (27.37%) Web Services
17 26 (27.37%) WCF
17 26 (27.37%) Ajax

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 30 (31.58%) CMS
2 6 (6.32%) NServiceBus
3 5 (5.26%) IIS
4 4 (4.21%) WordPress
5 2 (2.11%) Confluence
6 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) GPRS
1 3 (3.16%) UMTS
2 1 (1.05%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (37.89%) MySQL
3 16 (16.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.16%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 35 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 31 (32.63%) Subversion
3 30 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.11%) JIRA
5 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.11%) StyleCop
5 2 (2.11%) NDepend
5 2 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 31 (32.63%) Marketing
2 10 (10.53%) Finance
3 4 (4.21%) Publishing
3 4 (4.21%) Back Office
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (94.74%) Developer
2 40 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 32 (33.68%) PHP Developer
4 29 (30.53%) C# Developer
5 25 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (16.84%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 16 (16.84%) Web Developer
6 16 (16.84%) Senior Developer
7 13 (13.68%) Analyst Developer
7 13 (13.68%) Analyst
8 11 (11.58%) MySQL Developer
8 11 (11.58%) PHP Web Developer
9 9 (9.47%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (9.47%) Software Developer
9 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (7.37%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (7.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
13 4 (4.21%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (72.63%) XML
2 66 (69.47%) HTML
3 57 (60.00%) .NET
4 55 (57.89%) CSS
5 48 (50.53%) SOAP
6 37 (38.95%) ASP.NET
7 29 (30.53%) XHTML
7 29 (30.53%) LAMP
7 29 (30.53%) JSON
8 26 (27.37%) WCF
8 26 (27.37%) Web Services
8 26 (27.37%) Ajax
9 25 (26.32%) WPF
10 21 (22.11%) LINQ
11 19 (20.00%) XML-RPC
12 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (16.84%) HTML5
13 15 (15.79%) MSMQ
14 11 (11.58%) jQuery
15 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.05%) PDA
2 1 (1.05%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.58%) Linux
2 25 (26.32%) Windows
3 4 (4.21%) Android
3 4 (4.21%) Windows Phone 7
3 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.21%) Windows Phone
4 3 (3.16%) Windows CE
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.63%) OO
2 29 (30.53%) Web Design
2 29 (30.53%) OO PHP
3 23 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (23.16%) MVC
5 18 (18.95%) Online Marketing
6 15 (15.79%) UML
7 11 (11.58%) Multithreading
8 7 (7.37%) MVVM
8 7 (7.37%) SOA
8 7 (7.37%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.26%) Web Development
10 4 (4.21%) CRM
10 4 (4.21%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.16%) SEO
11 3 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.16%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.16%) ETL
11 3 (3.16%) Time Management
11 3 (3.16%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 70 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 57 (60.00%) C#
3 50 (52.63%) SQL
4 40 (42.11%) T-SQL
5 34 (35.79%) PHP
6 29 (30.53%) PHP5
7 15 (15.79%) VBA
8 5 (5.26%) Java
9 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.05%) C++
10 1 (1.05%) Ruby
10 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) ISO 9001
1 11 (11.58%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 36 (37.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle
3 4 (4.21%) Apple
4 3 (3.16%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.16%) Cognos
5 2 (2.11%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.11%) Telerik
5 2 (2.11%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
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