The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 58 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing REST 8 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.62% 1.49% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.65% 3.57% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -42.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
219 168 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.42% 41.79% 55.71%
Number of salaries quoted 182 147 253
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

REST
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

REST Salary Trend in Lancashire

REST
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Lancashire

REST
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Blackburn -5 4 £32,500 +3.17% 1
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Preston - 1 £35,000 - 1
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 9 (69.23%) MySQL
3 9 (69.23%) HTML5
4 8 (61.54%) JSON
4 8 (61.54%) SOAP
4 8 (61.54%) Web Services
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) jQuery
6 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (46.15%) OO
7 5 (38.46%) Apache
7 5 (38.46%) XML
7 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 5 (38.46%) Magento
7 5 (38.46%) CSS3
8 4 (30.77%) Laravel
8 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
8 4 (30.77%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
9 3 (23.08%) ERP
9 3 (23.08%) MVC
9 3 (23.08%) LAMP
9 3 (23.08%) Project Management
9 3 (23.08%) nginx
9 3 (23.08%) Android
9 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (23.08%) Marketing

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (38.46%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (15.38%) JasperReports
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) CruiseControl
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Web Developer
3 6 (46.15%) PHP Developer
4 5 (38.46%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Magento Developer
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) HTML5
3 8 (61.54%) JSON
3 8 (61.54%) SOAP
3 8 (61.54%) Web Services
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) XML
5 5 (38.46%) CSS3
6 4 (30.77%) Laravel
7 3 (23.08%) LAMP
8 2 (15.38%) WCF
8 2 (15.38%) Symfony
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 2 (15.38%) .NET
9 1 (7.69%) XHTML
9 1 (7.69%) XML-RPC
9 1 (7.69%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Line Management
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
3 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (23.08%) Android Development
3 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) WFM
4 2 (15.38%) Product Management
4 2 (15.38%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Zend
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