The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 71 78 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing REST 21 47 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.98% 2.83% 3.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.95% 7.78% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 52
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
424 604 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.08% 36.34% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 372 496 681
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Cheshire

REST
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -9 6 £42,500 - 2
Crewe +9 4 £25,000 -44.44%
Knutsford - 4 - -
Wilmslow - 3 £40,000 -
Warrington +10 2 £36,250 -27.50% 1
Runcorn -6 1 - - 1
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 27 (55.10%) Java
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (53.06%) SOAP
3 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
3 24 (48.98%) HTML
4 23 (46.94%) Web Services
4 23 (46.94%) JSON
5 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
6 18 (36.73%) SQL
6 18 (36.73%) .NET
7 16 (32.65%) XML
7 16 (32.65%) CSS
8 15 (30.61%) Maven
9 14 (28.57%) MVC
10 13 (26.53%) JUnit
10 13 (26.53%) jQuery
11 12 (24.49%) Eclipse
12 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
13 10 (20.41%) JSP
13 10 (20.41%) Oracle
13 10 (20.41%) C#
13 10 (20.41%) Web Development
13 10 (20.41%) Selenium
13 10 (20.41%) HTML5
14 9 (18.37%) BDD
14 9 (18.37%) Jasmine
14 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
14 9 (18.37%) JIRA

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.20%) Node.js
2 3 (6.12%) Apache
2 3 (6.12%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) JBoss
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.04%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.24%) SaaS
3 4 (8.16%) GitHub
4 2 (4.08%) Heroku
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) LDAP
2 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) DB2
2 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.08%) MS Access
3 2 (4.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
2 15 (30.61%) Maven
3 13 (26.53%) JUnit
4 12 (24.49%) Eclipse
5 10 (20.41%) Selenium
6 9 (18.37%) Jasmine
6 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
6 9 (18.37%) JIRA
7 7 (14.29%) Ant
7 7 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 7 (14.29%) Grunt
7 7 (14.29%) Mockito
8 6 (12.24%) Gradle
9 5 (10.20%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
11 2 (4.08%) ClearCase
11 2 (4.08%) HP UFT
11 2 (4.08%) JBuilder
11 2 (4.08%) Log4j
11 2 (4.08%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (16.33%) HTML Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Developer
4 7 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (10.20%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.16%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Graduate C# Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Java Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) SOAP
2 24 (48.98%) HTML
3 23 (46.94%) JSON
3 23 (46.94%) Web Services
4 18 (36.73%) .NET
5 16 (32.65%) CSS
5 16 (32.65%) XML
6 13 (26.53%) jQuery
7 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
8 10 (20.41%) HTML5
8 10 (20.41%) JSP
9 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
9 8 (16.33%) J2EE
9 8 (16.33%) Servlets
9 8 (16.33%) Spring
10 7 (14.29%) Hibernate
11 6 (12.24%) EJB
11 6 (12.24%) JPA
12 5 (10.20%) CSS3
12 5 (10.20%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) iPad
3 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.20%) User Experience
4 4 (8.16%) Wiki
5 2 (4.08%) Fintech
5 2 (4.08%) Social Media
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Windows
3 5 (10.20%) Android
4 3 (6.12%) CentOS
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.08%) Unix
6 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) MVC
3 10 (20.41%) Web Development
4 9 (18.37%) BDD
4 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (18.37%) Migration
5 8 (16.33%) OO
6 7 (14.29%) Content Management
6 7 (14.29%) Project Management
7 6 (12.24%) Scrum
8 5 (10.20%) Front End Development
8 5 (10.20%) Information Management
8 5 (10.20%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.20%) TDD
9 4 (8.16%) Business Development
9 4 (8.16%) Functional Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
11 2 (4.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) Java
2 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.73%) SQL
4 10 (20.41%) C#
5 8 (16.33%) C
6 7 (14.29%) PHP
7 6 (12.24%) C++
8 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
9 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
10 3 (6.12%) ANSI C
10 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
11 2 (4.08%) Groovy
11 2 (4.08%) Ruby
11 2 (4.08%) VB
12 1 (2.04%) Apple Swift
12 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
12 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) IBM
3 4 (8.16%) Cognizant
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) New Relic
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.08%) Twitter
5 1 (2.04%) Zend
Chester, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 days ago