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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 84 99 137
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +38
Permanent jobs citing REST 44 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.29% 0.66% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.15% 1.40% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 43 9 2
Average salary £37,500 £21,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.41% -38.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
854 783 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.41% 47.06% 44.28%
Number of salaries quoted 735 694 890
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
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
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -10 12 £35,000 +9.37%
Nantwich - 6 £42,500 - 1
Chester - 4 £30,000 -
Macclesfield +6 2 £38,000 +76.74%
Wilmslow - 2 £37,500 - 2
Crewe - 2 £46,250 - 1
Knutsford - 2 £72,500 -
Sandbach - 1 £33,500 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 73 (70.87%) JavaScript
2 70 (67.96%) XML
3 69 (66.99%) HTML
4 61 (59.22%) .NET
4 61 (59.22%) C#
5 53 (51.46%) CSS
5 53 (51.46%) SQL
6 45 (43.69%) SOAP
7 44 (42.72%) SQL Server
8 41 (39.81%) T-SQL
8 41 (39.81%) ASP.NET
9 36 (34.95%) Visual Studio
10 35 (33.98%) MySQL
11 34 (33.01%) PHP
11 34 (33.01%) OO
11 34 (33.01%) Microsoft
11 34 (33.01%) JSON
12 32 (31.07%) CMS
12 32 (31.07%) Git (software)
13 31 (30.10%) Linux
13 31 (30.10%) Web Services
13 31 (30.10%) WCF
13 31 (30.10%) Subversion
14 30 (29.13%) Marketing
15 29 (28.16%) PHP5
15 29 (28.16%) Web Design
15 29 (28.16%) Windows
15 29 (28.16%) XHTML
15 29 (28.16%) LAMP
15 29 (28.16%) OO PHP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 32 (31.07%) CMS
2 10 (9.71%) NServiceBus
3 8 (7.77%) IIS
4 3 (2.91%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.91%) WordPress
5 2 (1.94%) Confluence
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) PaaS
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) VPN
1 5 (4.85%) Internet
1 5 (4.85%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.91%) GPRS
2 3 (2.91%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (42.72%) SQL Server
2 35 (33.98%) MySQL
3 16 (15.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.88%) JasperReports
4 4 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.97%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (34.95%) Visual Studio
2 32 (31.07%) Git (software)
3 31 (30.10%) Subversion
4 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.88%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.94%) StyleCop
5 2 (1.94%) NDepend
5 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.94%) JIRA
General
1 30 (29.13%) Marketing
2 16 (15.53%) Finance
3 5 (4.85%) Back Office
4 3 (2.91%) Publishing
5 2 (1.94%) Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (90.29%) Developer
2 43 (41.75%) .NET Developer
3 31 (30.10%) PHP Developer
4 27 (26.21%) C# Developer
5 23 (22.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (16.50%) Web Developer
7 16 (15.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 14 (13.59%) Senior Developer
9 13 (12.62%) Analyst
9 13 (12.62%) Analyst Developer
10 11 (10.68%) MySQL Developer
10 11 (10.68%) PHP Web Developer
11 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (7.77%) Software Developer
13 7 (6.80%) Architect
13 7 (6.80%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (5.83%) Senior C# Developer
15 5 (4.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 5 (4.85%) Security Architect
15 5 (4.85%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (67.96%) XML
2 69 (66.99%) HTML
3 61 (59.22%) .NET
4 53 (51.46%) CSS
5 45 (43.69%) SOAP
6 41 (39.81%) ASP.NET
7 34 (33.01%) JSON
8 31 (30.10%) Web Services
8 31 (30.10%) WCF
9 29 (28.16%) XHTML
9 29 (28.16%) LAMP
10 25 (24.27%) WPF
10 25 (24.27%) LINQ
11 23 (22.33%) Ajax
11 23 (22.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (17.48%) HTML5
13 16 (15.53%) XML-RPC
14 15 (14.56%) MSMQ
15 13 (12.62%) jQuery
16 12 (11.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) N-Tier
2 2 (1.94%) Cryptography
2 2 (1.94%) Biometrics
3 1 (0.97%) PDA
3 1 (0.97%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.10%) Linux
2 29 (28.16%) Windows
3 4 (3.88%) Windows Phone
3 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.88%) Windows Phone 7
3 4 (3.88%) Android
4 3 (2.91%) Windows CE
4 3 (2.91%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.01%) OO
2 29 (28.16%) Web Design
2 29 (28.16%) OO PHP
3 26 (25.24%) MVC
4 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (17.48%) Online Marketing
6 15 (14.56%) UML
7 12 (11.65%) Multithreading
8 11 (10.68%) SOA
9 9 (8.74%) MVVM
10 7 (6.80%) Web Development
11 6 (5.83%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.85%) TOGAF
12 5 (4.85%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (4.85%) SABSA
13 4 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (3.88%) TDD
13 4 (3.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (3.88%) ETL
14 3 (2.91%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 73 (70.87%) JavaScript
2 61 (59.22%) C#
3 53 (51.46%) SQL
4 41 (39.81%) T-SQL
5 34 (33.01%) PHP
6 29 (28.16%) PHP5
7 15 (14.56%) VBA
8 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.88%) Java
9 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) QA
2 11 (10.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 34 (33.01%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle
3 4 (3.88%) Apple
3 4 (3.88%) Business Objects
3 4 (3.88%) Cognos
4 3 (2.91%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.94%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.94%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.94%) Telerik
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Wilmslow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Wilmslow
Blue Town Online
Salary: £24k - 30k per year
Posted: 18 days ago