The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 49 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing REST 13 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.75% 0.82% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.60% 1.66% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 6
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £40,063
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,950 £51,125
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
232 241 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 49.15% 49.59% 49.69%
Number of salaries quoted 195 233 228
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
North West

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +5 4 £60,000 +56.86% 1
Skelmersdale - 4 £37,500 -
Ormskirk - 2 £31,500 - 1
Blackburn - 1 £60,000 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) Web Services
2 17 (89.47%) MVC
3 15 (78.95%) SOAP
3 15 (78.95%) C#
3 15 (78.95%) WCF
4 14 (73.68%) jQuery
4 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
5 12 (63.16%) CSS
5 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
5 12 (63.16%) HTML
6 11 (57.89%) Oracle
6 11 (57.89%) Scrum
7 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
8 9 (47.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (36.84%) Kanban
10 7 (36.84%) WPF
10 7 (36.84%) Silverlight
10 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (36.84%) TDD
10 7 (36.84%) WinForms
11 6 (31.58%) ColdFusion
11 6 (31.58%) PowerBuilder
11 6 (31.58%) SQL
11 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
11 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (26.32%) RESTful

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (31.58%) ColdFusion
2 3 (15.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (21.05%) NUnit
2 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
2 4 (21.05%) MSTest
2 4 (21.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (21.05%) Moq
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (15.79%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) Web Services
2 15 (78.95%) WCF
2 15 (78.95%) SOAP
3 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
3 14 (73.68%) jQuery
4 12 (63.16%) CSS
4 12 (63.16%) HTML
5 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
6 9 (47.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (36.84%) WPF
8 7 (36.84%) Silverlight
8 7 (36.84%) WinForms
9 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (26.32%) RESTful
11 4 (21.05%) Spring.NET
11 4 (21.05%) Castle Windsor
11 4 (21.05%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.26%) Social Media
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) MVC
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) TDD
3 7 (36.84%) Kanban
4 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Warrington /...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £44,080 - £54,570
Posted: 7 days ago
Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago