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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 75 95 86
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing REST 21 33 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.90% 1.92% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.50% 4.93% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 42
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
467 669 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.30% 38.99% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 419 570 730
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +24 6 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Crewe +8 6 £40,500 +8.00%
Warrington +8 6 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Runcorn -3 3 £45,000 +12.50%
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (64.29%) SOAP
2 26 (61.90%) MVC
3 20 (47.62%) Web Services
3 20 (47.62%) Java
4 14 (33.33%) C#
4 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (33.33%) Spring
5 13 (30.95%) .NET
5 13 (30.95%) XML
5 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
6 12 (28.57%) JSON
7 11 (26.19%) Degree
7 11 (26.19%) WCF
7 11 (26.19%) Windows
8 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 9 (21.43%) Finance
9 9 (21.43%) SQL
9 9 (21.43%) HTML
9 9 (21.43%) Ant
10 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
10 8 (19.05%) Eclipse
10 8 (19.05%) SaaS
10 8 (19.05%) iPad
11 7 (16.67%) jQuery
11 7 (16.67%) JPA
11 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (16.67%) Maven
11 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 7 (16.67%) Web Development

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 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 6 (14.29%) JBoss
2 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 4 (9.52%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (4.76%) Confluence
4 2 (4.76%) Mule
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) SaaS
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) DB2
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.76%) MS Access
3 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Ant
2 8 (19.05%) Eclipse
3 7 (16.67%) Maven
4 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (11.90%) JIRA
6 3 (7.14%) JUnit
6 3 (7.14%) Mockito
6 3 (7.14%) Selenium
7 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.76%) Jasmine
7 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
8 1 (2.38%) Gradle
8 1 (2.38%) Grunt
8 1 (2.38%) jMock
8 1 (2.38%) Log4j
8 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Advertising
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Architect
5 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Java Architect
5 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) HTML Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (9.52%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Graduate SQL Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (64.29%) SOAP
2 20 (47.62%) Web Services
3 14 (33.33%) Spring
4 13 (30.95%) .NET
4 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
4 13 (30.95%) XML
5 12 (28.57%) JSON
6 11 (26.19%) WCF
7 9 (21.43%) HTML
8 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (16.67%) JPA
8 7 (16.67%) jQuery
9 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 6 (14.29%) Apache Camel
9 6 (14.29%) CSS
9 6 (14.29%) HTML5
9 6 (14.29%) JMS
9 6 (14.29%) JSP
10 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
10 5 (11.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) iPad
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
4 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) CentOS
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) MVC
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (16.67%) Web Development
4 6 (14.29%) SDLC
4 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.90%) MVVM
6 4 (9.52%) B2B
6 4 (9.52%) Migration
6 4 (9.52%) OO
7 3 (7.14%) AOP
8 2 (4.76%) BDD
8 2 (4.76%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.76%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.76%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) TDD
8 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.38%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Java
2 14 (33.33%) C#
3 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (4.76%) ANSI C
5 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.76%) C
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) HND
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Cognizant
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Perforce
3 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
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