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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 53 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing REST 3 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.68% 1.38% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 3.03% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -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
186 198 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.99% 45.41% 57.23%
Number of salaries quoted 156 175 257
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,272 £26,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £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
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 1 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
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Preston - 1 £35,000 - 2
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 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 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) HTML5
4 7 (63.64%) PHP
4 7 (63.64%) jQuery
5 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 6 (54.55%) MySQL
5 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
5 6 (54.55%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (54.55%) CSS3
6 5 (45.45%) Laravel
6 5 (45.45%) SOAP
6 5 (45.45%) JSON
7 4 (36.36%) Marketing
7 4 (36.36%) Web Development
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 4 (36.36%) Linux
7 4 (36.36%) OO
7 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (27.27%) OOP
8 3 (27.27%) Apache
8 3 (27.27%) Java
8 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (18.18%) CruiseControl
9 2 (18.18%) Subversion
9 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (18.18%) JasperReports
9 2 (18.18%) WFM

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) JasperReports
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) CruiseControl
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Ant
1 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) CSS3
5 5 (45.45%) Laravel
5 5 (45.45%) SOAP
5 5 (45.45%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) CakePHP
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) Symfony
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 1 (9.09%) Yii
7 1 (9.09%) RESTful
7 1 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) OOP
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) WFM
4 2 (18.18%) Product Management
4 2 (18.18%) B2B
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) Scala
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Zend
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