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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 85 86 128
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +42
Permanent jobs citing REST 46 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.32% 1.83% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.98% 3.75% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 8
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £39,800 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
769 801 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.86% 48.93% 46.13%
Number of salaries quoted 670 706 857
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -7 20 £35,000 +16.66% 11
Macclesfield +10 5 £65,000 +116.66%
Nantwich - 5 £42,500 -
Chester - 4 £31,250 -
Crewe - 3 £45,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 2 - - 2
Knutsford - 2 £72,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £37,500 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 60 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 56 (63.64%) C#
3 55 (62.50%) .NET
4 52 (59.09%) SQL
5 47 (53.41%) HTML
6 39 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (42.05%) SQL Server
7 37 (42.05%) ASP.NET
8 36 (40.91%) WCF
9 35 (39.77%) SOAP
10 34 (38.64%) XML
10 34 (38.64%) T-SQL
11 30 (34.09%) CSS
12 26 (29.55%) Visual Studio
13 25 (28.41%) MVC
13 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
14 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (25.00%) jQuery
15 22 (25.00%) Web Services
15 22 (25.00%) Ajax
16 21 (23.86%) JSON
17 20 (22.73%) TDD
17 20 (22.73%) Java
17 20 (22.73%) LINQ
18 19 (21.59%) WPF
18 19 (21.59%) Windows
19 17 (19.32%) MySQL
19 17 (19.32%) SOA
19 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
20 16 (18.18%) HTML5

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 13 (14.77%) IIS
2 12 (13.64%) NServiceBus
3 9 (10.23%) CMS
4 3 (3.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.27%) Confluence
5 2 (2.27%) Node.js
5 2 (2.27%) WordPress
5 2 (2.27%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.14%) Apache
6 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) PaaS
2 2 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Trello
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) HTTP
1 5 (5.68%) VPN
1 5 (5.68%) Internet
1 5 (5.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (42.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.32%) MySQL
3 9 (10.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.55%) JasperReports
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.27%) Redis
8 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (29.55%) Visual Studio
2 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.77%) Selenium
4 9 (10.23%) Subversion
5 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (4.55%) JIRA
7 3 (3.41%) Ant
7 3 (3.41%) Maven
7 3 (3.41%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.27%) StyleCop
8 2 (2.27%) MSTest
8 2 (2.27%) NDepend
8 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.27%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.27%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.27%) Gradle
8 2 (2.27%) Artifactory
General
1 15 (17.05%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Marketing
3 5 (5.68%) Back Office
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (79.55%) Developer
2 37 (42.05%) .NET Developer
3 16 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 13 (14.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Architect
7 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Web Developer
9 7 (7.95%) Analyst
9 7 (7.95%) PHP Developer
10 6 (6.82%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (6.82%) Java Developer
11 5 (5.68%) Technical Architect
11 5 (5.68%) Software Developer
11 5 (5.68%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (5.68%) Security Architect
12 4 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
13 3 (3.41%) Tester
13 3 (3.41%) Software Engineer
13 3 (3.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (62.50%) .NET
2 47 (53.41%) HTML
3 37 (42.05%) ASP.NET
4 36 (40.91%) WCF
5 35 (39.77%) SOAP
6 34 (38.64%) XML
7 30 (34.09%) CSS
8 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (25.00%) jQuery
9 22 (25.00%) Web Services
9 22 (25.00%) Ajax
10 21 (23.86%) JSON
11 20 (22.73%) LINQ
12 19 (21.59%) WPF
13 16 (18.18%) HTML5
14 14 (15.91%) .NET Framework
15 13 (14.77%) MSMQ
16 12 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 9 (10.23%) XML-RPC
18 7 (7.95%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Open Source
1 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) User Experience
3 2 (2.27%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.59%) Windows
2 13 (14.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.41%) MVC
3 20 (22.73%) TDD
4 17 (19.32%) SOA
5 11 (12.50%) OO
6 9 (10.23%) Web Design
6 9 (10.23%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (10.23%) Web Development
6 9 (10.23%) Multithreading
7 8 (9.09%) BDD
7 8 (9.09%) UML
8 6 (6.82%) MVVM
8 6 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.82%) OO PHP
9 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
9 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.68%) User Stories
9 5 (5.68%) SABSA
10 4 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 60 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 56 (63.64%) C#
3 52 (59.09%) SQL
4 34 (38.64%) T-SQL
5 20 (22.73%) Java
6 15 (17.05%) PHP
7 8 (9.09%) VBA
8 6 (6.82%) PHP5
9 5 (5.68%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.41%) VBScript
10 3 (3.41%) Ruby
10 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.77%) QA
2 4 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.27%) Docker
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Puppet
1 2 (2.27%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.64%) Oracle
3 4 (4.55%) Business Objects
3 4 (4.55%) Cognos
4 3 (3.41%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.27%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.27%) Perforce
5 2 (2.27%) Telerik
6 1 (1.14%) VMware
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