The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan 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 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 6.94% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.42% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
Manchester

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 Wigan region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 27 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 66.67% 60.00% 61.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 68
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

REST
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

REST Salary Trend in Wigan

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) WCF
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) ColdFusion
5 3 (42.86%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 2 (28.57%) Android SDK
6 2 (28.57%) Android Development
6 2 (28.57%) WPF
6 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
6 2 (28.57%) SQLite
6 2 (28.57%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) JSON
6 2 (28.57%) QA
6 2 (28.57%) WinForms
6 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Time Management

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 (42.86%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mid-Level C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (28.57%) Android SDK
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 2 (28.57%) WPF
6 2 (28.57%) Silverlight
6 2 (28.57%) JSON
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) WinForms
6 2 (28.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle