The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 70 78
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8  
Permanent jobs citing REST 35 16 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.42% 1.68% 2.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.89% 4.29% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 39
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 594 373 630
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 41.11% 39.14% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 485 340 527
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Cheshire

REST
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for REST in Cheshire

REST
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Cheshire

REST
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -22 17 £48,750 - 6
Wilmslow - 7 £50,000 - 1
Crewe -14 5 £42,500 +70.00%
Chester -2 1 £45,000 - 3
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
REST
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 40 (76.92%) Web Services
2 38 (73.08%) HTML
2 38 (73.08%) JavaScript
3 33 (63.46%) MVC
4 32 (61.54%) CSS
5 31 (59.62%) Java
6 30 (57.69%) SOAP
7 29 (55.77%) .NET
8 28 (53.85%) C#
9 25 (48.08%) Software Engineering
10 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (44.23%) SQL
12 22 (42.31%) ASP.NET
12 22 (42.31%) HTTP
12 22 (42.31%) .NET Framework
12 22 (42.31%) jQuery
13 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
13 18 (34.62%) AngularJS
14 17 (32.69%) NoSQL
14 17 (32.69%) OO
14 17 (32.69%) SOA
15 16 (30.77%) Java EE
15 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
16 15 (28.85%) TypeScript
17 14 (26.92%) TDD
17 14 (26.92%) Oracle
17 14 (26.92%) Entity Framework
17 14 (26.92%) Node.js
17 14 (26.92%) Multithreading

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.23%) Umbraco
2 9 (17.31%) CMS
3 6 (11.54%) Confluence
4 5 (9.62%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.92%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.92%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (42.31%) HTTP
2 5 (9.62%) Internet
3 4 (7.69%) LDAP
4 2 (3.85%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.69%) NoSQL
3 7 (13.46%) DB2
4 5 (9.62%) MySQL
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
1 11 (21.15%) JIRA
2 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
3 8 (15.38%) Jasmine
4 5 (9.62%) Bitbucket
4 5 (9.62%) MSTest
4 5 (9.62%) NUnit
5 4 (7.69%) JUnit
5 4 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
6 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.77%) Gradle
6 3 (5.77%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (5.77%) Lombardi
6 3 (5.77%) Maven
6 3 (5.77%) Selenium
7 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.92%) Grunt
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Marketing
4 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Advertising
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Software Engineer
2 17 (32.69%) Developer
3 15 (28.85%) C# Software Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) .NET Developer
6 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (13.46%) C# Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
7 6 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Technical Leader
9 3 (5.77%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Java Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Software Support Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (76.92%) Web Services
2 38 (73.08%) HTML
3 32 (61.54%) CSS
4 30 (57.69%) SOAP
5 29 (55.77%) .NET
6 22 (42.31%) .NET Framework
6 22 (42.31%) ASP.NET
6 22 (42.31%) jQuery
7 18 (34.62%) AngularJS
8 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (30.77%) Java EE
9 14 (26.92%) Entity Framework
9 14 (26.92%) Node.js
10 13 (25.00%) XML
11 11 (21.15%) JSON
12 10 (19.23%) Spring
12 10 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (17.31%) Hibernate
14 8 (15.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Mobile App
1 6 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 4 (7.69%) Social Network
2 4 (7.69%) User Experience
3 3 (5.77%) Online Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (3.85%) RIA
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) Contactless
5 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.92%) Social Media
5 1 (1.92%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 5 (9.62%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) MVC
2 25 (48.08%) Software Engineering
3 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (32.69%) OO
4 17 (32.69%) SOA
5 14 (26.92%) Multithreaded Programming
5 14 (26.92%) Multithreading
5 14 (26.92%) TDD
6 12 (23.08%) BDD
7 11 (21.15%) Risk Management
7 11 (21.15%) SDLC
8 7 (13.46%) DevOps
8 7 (13.46%) Test Automation
9 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (11.54%) Open Source
9 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
10 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
10 5 (9.62%) Web Development
11 4 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 31 (59.62%) Java
3 28 (53.85%) C#
4 23 (44.23%) SQL
5 15 (28.85%) TypeScript
6 4 (7.69%) Python
6 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.85%) C
9 1 (1.92%) C++
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) Sitecore
3 4 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 4 (7.69%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (5.77%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) Sybase
5 1 (1.92%) Teradata
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