The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 25 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.40% 1.45% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.33% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £38,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
79 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 53.74% 44.93% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 61 60 45
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

REST
Salary Trend in Preston

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

REST Salary Trend in Preston

REST
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Preston region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Preston

REST
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) WCF

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (60.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) ScrumMaster
2 3 (60.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Kanban
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft