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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 102 82 105
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Permanent jobs citing REST 29 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.67% 2.22% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.13% 5.11% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 9
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +74.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
703 841 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.43% 43.37% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 599 723 672
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £52,500
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -4 8 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Runcorn - 5 £40,000 -
Knutsford +3 4 £46,000 -36.55%
Chester -5 3 £50,000 +66.66% 3
Wilmslow +5 2 - -
Crewe -5 2 £40,000 -15.78%
Northwich - 2 - -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 56 (72.73%) Web Services
2 54 (70.13%) SOAP
3 53 (68.83%) C#
4 50 (64.94%) JavaScript
5 49 (63.64%) .NET
6 39 (50.65%) XML
7 37 (48.05%) MVC
8 36 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
10 32 (41.56%) HTML
11 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
12 29 (37.66%) MS Excel
12 29 (37.66%) jQuery
13 28 (36.36%) Java
14 27 (35.06%) WCF
15 25 (32.47%) Dependency Injection
15 25 (32.47%) Visual Studio
16 24 (31.17%) N-Tier
17 23 (29.87%) WinForms
18 21 (27.27%) CSS
18 21 (27.27%) .NET Framework
19 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
19 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET
20 19 (24.68%) Windows
20 19 (24.68%) SQL
20 19 (24.68%) Android
20 19 (24.68%) Apple iOS
21 18 (23.38%) Entity Framework
21 18 (23.38%) Oracle
22 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (7.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (6.49%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.60%) WordPress
4 2 (2.60%) CMS
5 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.30%) Node.js
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.30%) Mule
5 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) Apache
Applications
1 29 (37.66%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.88%) MS Visio
2 13 (16.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Magento
2 1 (1.30%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) SaaS
2 7 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.49%) Office 365
3 5 (6.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) Internet
2 5 (6.49%) Intranet
3 2 (2.60%) Telnet
3 2 (2.60%) Wireless
3 2 (2.60%) LAN
3 2 (2.60%) SNMP
3 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) MySQL
2 11 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.69%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (5.19%) JasperReports
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.30%) Redis
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.30%) DB2
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (32.47%) Visual Studio
2 12 (15.58%) JUnit
2 12 (15.58%) Selenium
3 10 (12.99%) JIRA
4 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
5 7 (9.09%) Grunt
5 7 (9.09%) Bower
5 7 (9.09%) gulp
6 5 (6.49%) Eclipse
6 5 (6.49%) TestNG
6 5 (6.49%) Mercurial
7 4 (5.19%) MyEclipse
7 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.90%) Subversion
9 2 (2.60%) AppScan
9 2 (2.60%) Maven
9 2 (2.60%) MSTest
9 2 (2.60%) Mockito
9 2 (2.60%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Back Office
3 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.19%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 66 (85.71%) Developer
2 21 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 15 (19.48%) .NET Developer
4 13 (16.88%) Java Developer
5 12 (15.58%) C# Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Lead Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Lead .NET Developer
7 8 (10.39%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (6.49%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (6.49%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (3.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Graduate PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (72.73%) Web Services
2 54 (70.13%) SOAP
3 49 (63.64%) .NET
4 39 (50.65%) XML
5 32 (41.56%) HTML
6 29 (37.66%) jQuery
7 27 (35.06%) WCF
8 23 (29.87%) WinForms
9 21 (27.27%) CSS
9 21 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET
10 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
11 18 (23.38%) Entity Framework
12 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 16 (20.78%) ServiceStack
13 16 (20.78%) WPF
13 16 (20.78%) Silverlight
13 16 (20.78%) J2EE
14 13 (16.88%) Spring
14 13 (16.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) N-Tier
2 11 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 10 (12.99%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.60%) NHS
4 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Windows
1 19 (24.68%) Android
1 19 (24.68%) Apple iOS
2 16 (20.78%) Windows Phone
2 16 (20.78%) Windows Phone 7
3 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.05%) MVC
2 36 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (32.47%) Dependency Injection
4 16 (20.78%) MVVM
5 13 (16.88%) Software Testing
5 13 (16.88%) Scrum
5 13 (16.88%) Mentoring
6 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
7 10 (12.99%) SOA
7 10 (12.99%) SDLC
8 9 (11.69%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (10.39%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.09%) Web Design
10 7 (9.09%) TDD
10 7 (9.09%) Content Management
11 6 (7.79%) Web Development
12 5 (6.49%) Release Management
12 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (6.49%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (68.83%) C#
2 50 (64.94%) JavaScript
3 28 (36.36%) Java
4 19 (24.68%) SQL
5 7 (9.09%) VB
6 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.90%) PHP
6 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.60%) Perl
7 2 (2.60%) C++
7 2 (2.60%) Python
8 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.30%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (6.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.38%) Oracle
3 16 (20.78%) Apple
4 5 (6.49%) VMware
5 2 (2.60%) Sony
5 2 (2.60%) Adobe
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