The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 16 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 156 165 216
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +51
Permanent jobs citing REST 105 93 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.45% 1.24% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.09% 2.51% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 97 58 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3401 3710 3544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 46.87% 49.41% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2913 3300 3176
Average salary £37,500 £34,189 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.68% +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
England

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

REST
Salary Trend in the North West

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

REST Salary Trend in the North West

REST
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in the North West

REST
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +33 52 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Manchester -16 40 £40,000 +23.07% 10
Lancashire -4 6 £31,500 -42.72%
Merseyside -8 6 £37,500 -31.81% 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 131 (59.55%) JavaScript
2 129 (58.64%) SOAP
3 122 (55.45%) .NET
4 120 (54.55%) HTML
5 114 (51.82%) CSS
6 112 (50.91%) Web Services
7 104 (47.27%) C#
8 98 (44.55%) XML
9 89 (40.45%) MVC
10 88 (40.00%) SQL
11 70 (31.82%) ASP.NET
12 66 (30.00%) SQL Server
13 65 (29.55%) PHP
14 63 (28.64%) MySQL
15 62 (28.18%) Microsoft
16 55 (25.00%) OO
16 55 (25.00%) Ajax
17 52 (23.64%) WCF
18 49 (22.27%) jQuery
19 45 (20.45%) .NET Framework
20 42 (19.09%) JSON
21 41 (18.64%) HTML5
22 39 (17.73%) PHP5
23 36 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
24 35 (15.91%) Java
24 35 (15.91%) T-SQL
25 34 (15.45%) LAMP
25 34 (15.45%) Scrum
26 33 (15.00%) XML-RPC
26 33 (15.00%) Subversion

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 24 (10.91%) CMS
2 23 (10.45%) SharePoint
3 21 (9.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 21 (9.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (4.09%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.64%) Apache
6 6 (2.73%) WordPress
7 5 (2.27%) Jetty
8 3 (1.36%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.36%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.91%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.45%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.45%) WebLogic Integration
10 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.55%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.82%) GitHub
3 3 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.45%) X.509
1 12 (5.45%) SSL
2 8 (3.64%) Extranet
3 7 (3.18%) HTTP
4 5 (2.27%) RFID
4 5 (2.27%) GPRS
4 5 (2.27%) UMTS
5 4 (1.82%) Internet
6 3 (1.36%) Wireless
7 2 (0.91%) SSH
7 2 (0.91%) DNS
7 2 (0.91%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.91%) Intranet
8 1 (0.45%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (28.64%) MySQL
3 15 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.91%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.91%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.64%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.27%) Couchbase
7 5 (2.27%) RavenDB
8 4 (1.82%) Redis
8 4 (1.82%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.82%) SQLite
9 2 (0.91%) Big Data
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (15.00%) Subversion
1 33 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.27%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.27%) JUnit
3 5 (2.27%) Selenium
4 4 (1.82%) PhoneGap
4 4 (1.82%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.82%) MSTest
4 4 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (1.82%) Moq
4 4 (1.82%) NUnit
4 4 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.82%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.36%) Maven
5 3 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.91%) Grunt
6 2 (0.91%) PhantomJS
6 2 (0.91%) Mocha
6 2 (0.91%) JIRA
6 2 (0.91%) Log4Net
General
1 27 (12.27%) Marketing
2 20 (9.09%) Finance
3 13 (5.91%) Legal
4 8 (3.64%) Games
5 5 (2.27%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.82%) Publishing
7 2 (0.91%) Retail
7 2 (0.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 193 (87.73%) Developer
2 77 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 56 (25.45%) Senior Developer
4 46 (20.91%) PHP Developer
5 32 (14.55%) C# Developer
6 29 (13.18%) Senior .NET Developer
7 26 (11.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (10.45%) Web Developer
9 20 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
10 19 (8.64%) ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (8.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (7.73%) Java Developer
11 17 (7.73%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (6.36%) Software Developer
13 13 (5.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 9 (4.09%) PHP Web Developer
14 9 (4.09%) Senior PHP Developer
15 8 (3.64%) MySQL Developer
15 8 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
15 8 (3.64%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (58.64%) SOAP
2 122 (55.45%) .NET
3 120 (54.55%) HTML
4 114 (51.82%) CSS
5 112 (50.91%) Web Services
6 98 (44.55%) XML
7 70 (31.82%) ASP.NET
8 55 (25.00%) Ajax
9 52 (23.64%) WCF
10 49 (22.27%) jQuery
11 45 (20.45%) .NET Framework
12 42 (19.09%) JSON
13 41 (18.64%) HTML5
14 36 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
15 34 (15.45%) LAMP
16 33 (15.00%) XML-RPC
17 26 (11.82%) WPF
18 24 (10.91%) XHTML
19 23 (10.45%) LINQ
20 21 (9.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.73%) Open Source
1 17 (7.73%) Mobile App
2 12 (5.45%) PKI
3 11 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (4.09%) N-Tier
6 7 (3.18%) Social Media
7 5 (2.27%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.82%) iPhone
9 3 (1.36%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.91%) iPad
10 2 (0.91%) Online Games
10 2 (0.91%) Clustering
10 2 (0.91%) W3C
11 1 (0.45%) PDA
11 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.45%) DataPower
11 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.00%) Linux
2 23 (10.45%) Windows
3 15 (6.82%) Android
4 13 (5.91%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.73%) UNIX
6 5 (2.27%) Windows CE
6 5 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (2.27%) Windows Phone 7
6 5 (2.27%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (40.45%) MVC
2 55 (25.00%) OO
3 34 (15.45%) Scrum
4 28 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (12.73%) Software Engineering
5 22 (10.00%) Web Design
5 22 (10.00%) OOP
5 22 (10.00%) OO PHP
6 21 (9.55%) TDD
7 15 (6.82%) Online Marketing
7 15 (6.82%) SOA
8 11 (5.00%) Multithreading
8 11 (5.00%) Web Application Development
8 11 (5.00%) MVVM
9 10 (4.55%) Unit Testing
9 10 (4.55%) OOD
10 9 (4.09%) E-Commerce
10 9 (4.09%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (4.09%) Android Development
11 8 (3.64%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 131 (59.55%) JavaScript
2 104 (47.27%) C#
3 88 (40.00%) SQL
4 65 (29.55%) PHP
5 39 (17.73%) PHP5
6 35 (15.91%) Java
6 35 (15.91%) T-SQL
7 19 (8.64%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.64%) Python
9 7 (3.18%) Ruby
10 6 (2.73%) VBA
11 5 (2.27%) C
11 5 (2.27%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.82%) F#
12 4 (1.82%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.82%) C++
12 4 (1.82%) XAML
13 3 (1.36%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.36%) XPath
13 3 (1.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (9.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (8.18%) Degree
3 9 (4.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.64%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.73%) QA
3 4 (1.82%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (1.36%) Puppet
1 3 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.36%) CFEngine
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 62 (28.18%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.36%) Zend
3 18 (8.18%) Oracle
4 5 (2.27%) Apple
4 5 (2.27%) Adobe
5 4 (1.82%) SAP
5 4 (1.82%) IBM
6 3 (1.36%) HP
6 3 (1.36%) VMware
7 2 (0.91%) Twitter
7 2 (0.91%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.91%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.91%) Sencha
7 2 (0.91%) JBoss
7 2 (0.91%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.91%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.45%) Perforce
8 1 (0.45%) Kony
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