The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 35 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.86% 0.87% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 1.75% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -5.00%
RESTful
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 114 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 27.59% 49.78% 57.99%
Number of salaries quoted 50 100 131
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RESTful across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

RESTful
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RESTful across the Chester region.

RESTful Salary Trend in Chester

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Mockito
2 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) PowerMock
2 5 (71.43%) JAX-RS
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 5 (71.43%) Introscope
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Perforce
2 5 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) JUnit
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) JDBC
2 5 (71.43%) Servlets
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing RESTful 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 RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) Informix
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) JUnit
1 5 (71.43%) Introscope
1 5 (71.43%) JIRA
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) Mockito
1 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
2 5 (71.43%) PowerMock
2 5 (71.43%) JAX-RS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) JDBC
2 5 (71.43%) Servlets
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) XSL
2 5 (71.43%) WSDL
2 5 (71.43%) JAX-RPC
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) N-Tier
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) Compuware
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) Perforce