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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 68 101 112
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +11
Permanent jobs citing REST 54 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.94% 1.17% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.11% 2.48% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51 20 11
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
884 886 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.15% 46.93% 54.61%
Number of salaries quoted 720 757 846
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -5 32 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Macclesfield +17 7 £40,000 +6.66%
Runcorn +1 5 £40,000 -6.97%
Crewe - 2 £40,000 - 1
Knutsford - 2 £50,000 -
Frodsham - 1 £36,000 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 63 (75.00%) XML
2 60 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 58 (69.05%) CSS
4 55 (65.48%) HTML
5 52 (61.90%) SOAP
6 45 (53.57%) .NET
7 43 (51.19%) C#
8 40 (47.62%) SQL
9 35 (41.67%) MySQL
10 33 (39.29%) Microsoft
11 32 (38.10%) ASP.NET
12 30 (35.71%) T-SQL
12 30 (35.71%) PHP
13 28 (33.33%) Ajax
13 28 (33.33%) OO
14 26 (30.95%) JSON
14 26 (30.95%) Marketing
14 26 (30.95%) PHP5
14 26 (30.95%) Git (software)
15 25 (29.76%) XML-RPC
16 24 (28.57%) Linux
16 24 (28.57%) LAMP
16 24 (28.57%) Subversion
17 23 (27.38%) OO PHP
17 23 (27.38%) CMS
17 23 (27.38%) Web Design
17 23 (27.38%) XHTML
17 23 (27.38%) MS Excel
18 22 (26.19%) Web Services
19 19 (22.62%) Microsoft Certification

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (27.38%) CMS
2 5 (5.95%) WordPress
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.19%) Apache
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (27.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Magento
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) GPRS
1 4 (4.76%) UMTS
2 2 (2.38%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) DNS
2 2 (2.38%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) SSH
3 1 (1.19%) Intranet
3 1 (1.19%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (41.67%) MySQL
2 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.19%) SQLite
5 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.19%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 24 (28.57%) Subversion
3 17 (20.24%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.57%) JUnit
5 2 (2.38%) PhoneGap
5 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.38%) Maven
6 1 (1.19%) Log4Net
General
1 26 (30.95%) Marketing
2 7 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) Publishing
4 2 (2.38%) Games
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (91.67%) Developer
2 29 (34.52%) .NET Developer
2 29 (34.52%) C# Developer
2 29 (34.52%) PHP Developer
3 25 (29.76%) Senior Developer
4 24 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
6 17 (20.24%) Senior .NET Developer
7 16 (19.05%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (19.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (17.86%) Web Developer
9 14 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 10 (11.90%) PHP Web Developer
11 9 (10.71%) MySQL Developer
12 7 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
12 7 (8.33%) Analyst
12 7 (8.33%) Software Developer
13 5 (5.95%) Programmer
13 5 (5.95%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (75.00%) XML
2 58 (69.05%) CSS
3 55 (65.48%) HTML
4 52 (61.90%) SOAP
5 45 (53.57%) .NET
6 32 (38.10%) ASP.NET
7 28 (33.33%) Ajax
8 26 (30.95%) JSON
9 25 (29.76%) XML-RPC
10 24 (28.57%) LAMP
11 23 (27.38%) XHTML
12 22 (26.19%) Web Services
13 15 (17.86%) WPF
14 10 (11.90%) HTML5
14 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (10.71%) WCF
16 8 (9.52%) Silverlight
17 7 (8.33%) LINQ
17 7 (8.33%) jQuery
17 7 (8.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.38%) Clustering
3 2 (2.38%) Online Games
4 1 (1.19%) Open Source
4 1 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.19%) Social Media
4 1 (1.19%) PDA
4 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.57%) Linux
2 13 (15.48%) Windows
3 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.76%) Windows Phone
4 4 (4.76%) Windows CE
4 4 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (4.76%) Android
4 4 (4.76%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) OO
2 23 (27.38%) Web Design
2 23 (27.38%) OO PHP
3 16 (19.05%) Online Marketing
4 15 (17.86%) MVC
5 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.33%) UML
7 6 (7.14%) MVVM
7 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.95%) OOP
8 5 (5.95%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.95%) SEO
8 5 (5.95%) Time Management
9 4 (4.76%) Scrum
9 4 (4.76%) CRM
9 4 (4.76%) Software Testing
9 4 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.76%) Multithreading
10 3 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 60 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 43 (51.19%) C#
3 40 (47.62%) SQL
4 30 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 30 (35.71%) PHP
5 26 (30.95%) PHP5
6 9 (10.71%) Java
7 7 (8.33%) VBA
8 3 (3.57%) C++
9 1 (1.19%) XQuery
9 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (22.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.76%) QA
3 2 (2.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 33 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.76%) Apple
3 3 (3.57%) Zend
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) Adobe
4 2 (2.38%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.19%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.19%) Twitter
5 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.19%) Infragistics
Warrington, Cheshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago