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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 78 86 105
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Permanent jobs citing REST 46 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.67% 2.16% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.19% 4.84% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 13
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +74.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
640 805 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.21% 44.67% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 528 695 683
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +8 11 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Runcorn - 8 £40,000 - 1
Crewe -4 7 £40,000 -13.51%
Chester -1 4 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Knutsford 0 3 £46,000 -36.55%
Northwich - 2 - -
Nantwich +14 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Wilmslow +4 1 - -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 66 (70.97%) SOAP
2 65 (69.89%) Web Services
3 61 (65.59%) C#
4 60 (64.52%) JavaScript
5 57 (61.29%) .NET
6 45 (48.39%) XML
7 43 (46.24%) MVC
8 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (40.86%) HTML
10 36 (38.71%) Java
11 35 (37.63%) SQL Server
12 34 (36.56%) Microsoft
13 32 (34.41%) MS Excel
13 32 (34.41%) jQuery
14 28 (30.11%) N-Tier
15 27 (29.03%) WinForms
15 27 (29.03%) WCF
16 26 (27.96%) Dependency Injection
17 25 (26.88%) Visual Studio
18 23 (24.73%) ASP.NET
18 23 (24.73%) Oracle
18 23 (24.73%) AngularJS
19 22 (23.66%) CSS
20 21 (22.58%) J2EE
20 21 (22.58%) SQL
20 21 (22.58%) Apple iOS
20 21 (22.58%) Android
21 20 (21.51%) .NET Framework
22 19 (20.43%) Windows
23 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (8.60%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (5.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.30%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.23%) Apache
6 2 (2.15%) CMS
6 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.15%) WordPress
6 2 (2.15%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.08%) Node.js
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.08%) IIS
7 1 (1.08%) JBoss
Applications
1 32 (34.41%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.90%) MS Visio
2 12 (12.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) SaaS
2 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.53%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.30%) Office 365
5 2 (2.15%) IaaS
5 2 (2.15%) PaaS
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.13%) Internet
2 4 (4.30%) Intranet
3 2 (2.15%) SNMP
3 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.15%) VPN
3 2 (2.15%) Telnet
3 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.15%) Wireless
3 2 (2.15%) GPRS
3 2 (2.15%) LAN
3 2 (2.15%) UMTS
4 1 (1.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (37.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.13%) MySQL
3 13 (13.98%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.98%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.53%) JasperReports
4 7 (7.53%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.15%) Redis
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (26.88%) Visual Studio
2 16 (17.20%) Selenium
3 15 (16.13%) JUnit
4 11 (11.83%) JIRA
4 11 (11.83%) Jenkins
5 9 (9.68%) Grunt
5 9 (9.68%) Bower
5 9 (9.68%) gulp
5 9 (9.68%) TestNG
6 8 (8.60%) Eclipse
7 7 (7.53%) MyEclipse
8 5 (5.38%) Mercurial
9 4 (4.30%) Git (software)
9 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.15%) MSTest
10 2 (2.15%) Subversion
10 2 (2.15%) AppScan
10 2 (2.15%) Metasploit
11 1 (1.08%) Maven
11 1 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (15.05%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Back Office
3 6 (6.45%) Banking
4 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (86.02%) Developer
2 23 (24.73%) Software Developer
2 23 (24.73%) .NET Developer
3 18 (19.35%) Java Developer
4 16 (17.20%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.83%) Lead Developer
5 11 (11.83%) Lead .NET Developer
6 8 (8.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (7.53%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.30%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (3.23%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (70.97%) SOAP
2 65 (69.89%) Web Services
3 57 (61.29%) .NET
4 45 (48.39%) XML
5 38 (40.86%) HTML
6 32 (34.41%) jQuery
7 27 (29.03%) WCF
7 27 (29.03%) WinForms
8 23 (24.73%) ASP.NET
8 23 (24.73%) AngularJS
9 22 (23.66%) CSS
10 21 (22.58%) J2EE
11 20 (21.51%) .NET Framework
12 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (18.28%) ServiceStack
13 17 (18.28%) Entity Framework
13 17 (18.28%) WPF
13 17 (18.28%) Silverlight
14 16 (17.20%) Hibernate
14 16 (17.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.11%) N-Tier
2 15 (16.13%) Mobile App
3 14 (15.05%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.15%) NHS
4 2 (2.15%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.15%) BYOD
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.08%) User Experience
5 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.58%) Android
1 21 (22.58%) Apple iOS
2 19 (20.43%) Windows
3 17 (18.28%) Windows Phone 7
3 17 (18.28%) Windows Phone
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (3.23%) Linux
6 2 (2.15%) Windows CE
6 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (46.24%) MVC
2 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (27.96%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (18.28%) MVVM
5 16 (17.20%) Scrum
5 16 (17.20%) SOA
6 14 (15.05%) Mentoring
7 12 (12.90%) SDLC
7 12 (12.90%) TDD
7 12 (12.90%) Software Testing
7 12 (12.90%) Unit Testing
8 11 (11.83%) Domain-Driven Design
9 10 (10.75%) Software Engineering
10 9 (9.68%) Web Design
11 6 (6.45%) Content Management
11 6 (6.45%) Line Management
11 6 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.38%) BDD
12 5 (5.38%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (5.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (65.59%) C#
2 60 (64.52%) JavaScript
3 36 (38.71%) Java
4 21 (22.58%) SQL
5 10 (10.75%) VB
6 4 (4.30%) PHP
7 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.15%) Perl
8 2 (2.15%) C++
8 2 (2.15%) Python
8 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.08%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 34 (36.56%) Microsoft
2 23 (24.73%) Oracle
3 17 (18.28%) Apple
4 7 (7.53%) VMware
5 3 (3.23%) Adobe
6 2 (2.15%) Sony
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