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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 43 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing REST 4 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.13% 1.38% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.31% 2.61% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -65.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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
121 268 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.08% 52.76% 49.20%
Number of salaries quoted 88 248 204
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
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 5 February 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
(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 - 1 £42,500 - 1
Chorley - 1 £40,000 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) SOAP
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) .NET
4 11 (68.75%) MVC
4 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 11 (68.75%) CSS
5 10 (62.50%) Windows
5 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
5 10 (62.50%) WinForms
5 10 (62.50%) WCF
5 10 (62.50%) WPF
5 10 (62.50%) Silverlight
5 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (56.25%) jQuery
7 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (50.00%) OO
7 8 (50.00%) Refactoring
7 8 (50.00%) Web Application Development
8 7 (43.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (43.75%) OOP
9 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (31.25%) Web Services
10 4 (25.00%) XML
10 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (25.00%) Retail
11 3 (18.75%) Scrum
11 3 (18.75%) HTML5

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (12.50%) ColdFusion
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) PowerBuilder
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 7 (43.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) RPG Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Progress Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) SOAP
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (62.50%) Silverlight
4 10 (62.50%) WCF
4 10 (62.50%) WinForms
4 10 (62.50%) WPF
5 9 (56.25%) jQuery
6 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (43.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (31.25%) Web Services
9 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (25.00%) XML
10 3 (18.75%) HTML5
11 2 (12.50%) CSS3
11 2 (12.50%) JSON
11 2 (12.50%) XSD
11 2 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) iSeries
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 8 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 7 (43.75%) OOP
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) EAI
6 2 (12.50%) ERP
6 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 2 (12.50%) Kanban
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
7 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) RPG
3 2 (12.50%) RPG IV
4 1 (6.25%) OpenEdge ABL
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Progress 4GL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Progress
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter
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