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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 49 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing REST 14 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.83% 0.71% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.68% 1.37% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 9
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,000 £51,125
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
299 291 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.40% 51.60% 48.14%
Number of salaries quoted 256 281 213
Average salary £38,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.92% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
Preston +6 5 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Ormskirk - 5 £31,500 -
Skelmersdale - 2 £37,500 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) Web Services
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) MVC
2 17 (85.00%) jQuery
3 16 (80.00%) WCF
3 16 (80.00%) C#
3 16 (80.00%) SOAP
4 15 (75.00%) HTML
4 15 (75.00%) CSS
5 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (55.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 11 (55.00%) Oracle
6 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (50.00%) WinForms
7 10 (50.00%) WPF
7 10 (50.00%) Silverlight
7 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (45.00%) Scrum
8 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (45.00%) ColdFusion
8 9 (45.00%) PowerBuilder
9 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (25.00%) TDD
10 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 5 (25.00%) SQL
10 5 (25.00%) Kanban
11 4 (20.00%) Migration
11 4 (20.00%) Microsoft

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 9 (45.00%) ColdFusion
2 3 (15.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (10.00%) NUnit
3 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (10.00%) MSTest
3 2 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (10.00%) Moq
General
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (15.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) Web Services
2 17 (85.00%) jQuery
3 16 (80.00%) WCF
3 16 (80.00%) SOAP
4 15 (75.00%) HTML
4 15 (75.00%) CSS
5 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (55.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (50.00%) WPF
7 10 (50.00%) Silverlight
7 10 (50.00%) WinForms
7 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (15.00%) Backbone.js
9 3 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) MVC
2 9 (45.00%) Scrum
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Kanban
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
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