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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 67 112 115
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +3
Permanent jobs citing REST 55 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.09% 1.20% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.46% 2.59% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 50 21 10
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £43,500
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
851 849 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.78% 46.29% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 685 729 868
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,807
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £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 24 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 24 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 +1 32 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Macclesfield +21 8 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Runcorn +2 5 £40,000 -6.97%
Crewe - 2 £40,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £50,000 -
Frodsham - 1 £36,000 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 (76.83%) XML
2 59 (71.95%) JavaScript
3 57 (69.51%) CSS
4 54 (65.85%) HTML
5 50 (60.98%) SOAP
6 44 (53.66%) .NET
7 42 (51.22%) C#
8 39 (47.56%) SQL
9 36 (43.90%) MySQL
10 32 (39.02%) Microsoft
11 31 (37.80%) PHP
12 30 (36.59%) ASP.NET
13 29 (35.37%) OO
13 29 (35.37%) T-SQL
14 27 (32.93%) Marketing
14 27 (32.93%) JSON
14 27 (32.93%) PHP5
15 26 (31.71%) Git (software)
15 26 (31.71%) Ajax
16 25 (30.49%) Subversion
16 25 (30.49%) LAMP
16 25 (30.49%) Linux
17 24 (29.27%) XHTML
17 24 (29.27%) CMS
17 24 (29.27%) Web Design
17 24 (29.27%) OO PHP
18 23 (28.05%) XML-RPC
19 21 (25.61%) MS Excel
19 21 (25.61%) Web Services
20 18 (21.95%) SQL Server

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 24 (29.27%) CMS
2 5 (6.10%) WordPress
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
4 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (25.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Project
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Magento
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) GPRS
1 4 (4.88%) UMTS
2 2 (2.44%) SSH
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.44%) HTTP
2 2 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (1.22%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (43.90%) MySQL
2 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.22%) SQLite
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (31.71%) Git (software)
2 25 (30.49%) Subversion
3 18 (21.95%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.44%) PhoneGap
4 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.44%) Maven
4 2 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (1.22%) Log4Net
General
1 27 (32.93%) Marketing
2 7 (8.54%) Finance
3 4 (4.88%) Publishing
4 2 (2.44%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (92.68%) Developer
2 30 (36.59%) PHP Developer
3 29 (35.37%) C# Developer
4 28 (34.15%) .NET Developer
5 24 (29.27%) Senior Developer
5 24 (29.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (20.73%) Senior C# Developer
7 16 (19.51%) Senior .NET Developer
7 16 (19.51%) Web Developer
8 15 (18.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (18.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (18.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 11 (13.41%) PHP Web Developer
10 10 (12.20%) MySQL Developer
11 8 (9.76%) Analyst Developer
11 8 (9.76%) Analyst
12 7 (8.54%) Software Developer
13 4 (4.88%) Senior Software Developer
13 4 (4.88%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (76.83%) XML
2 57 (69.51%) CSS
3 54 (65.85%) HTML
4 50 (60.98%) SOAP
5 44 (53.66%) .NET
6 30 (36.59%) ASP.NET
7 27 (32.93%) JSON
8 26 (31.71%) Ajax
9 25 (30.49%) LAMP
10 24 (29.27%) XHTML
11 23 (28.05%) XML-RPC
12 21 (25.61%) Web Services
13 16 (19.51%) WPF
14 10 (12.20%) WCF
14 10 (12.20%) HTML5
14 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (9.76%) LINQ
15 8 (9.76%) Silverlight
15 8 (9.76%) MSMQ
16 7 (8.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) Online Games
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) PDA
4 1 (1.22%) Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.22%) Open Source
4 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.49%) Linux
2 14 (17.07%) Windows
3 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Phone
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Phone 7
4 4 (4.88%) Android
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (4.88%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) OO
2 24 (29.27%) Web Design
2 24 (29.27%) OO PHP
3 17 (20.73%) Online Marketing
4 15 (18.29%) MVC
4 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.76%) UML
6 6 (7.32%) MVVM
6 6 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.10%) OOP
7 5 (6.10%) SEO
7 5 (6.10%) Time Management
8 4 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (4.88%) Multithreading
8 4 (4.88%) Scrum
8 4 (4.88%) Software Testing
8 4 (4.88%) CRM
9 3 (3.66%) TDD
10 2 (2.44%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (71.95%) JavaScript
2 42 (51.22%) C#
3 39 (47.56%) SQL
4 31 (37.80%) PHP
5 29 (35.37%) T-SQL
6 27 (32.93%) PHP5
7 8 (9.76%) VBA
7 8 (9.76%) Java
8 3 (3.66%) C++
9 1 (1.22%) XQuery
9 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.88%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 32 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) Apple
3 3 (3.66%) Zend
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Adobe
5 1 (1.22%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.22%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.22%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.22%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.22%) Twitter
Warrington, Cheshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago