Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RESTful
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 99 78
Rank change year-on-year +54 -21 +33
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 177 46 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.45% 2.03% 3.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.31% 4.99% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 157 51 93
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £61,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%

RESTful is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,330 921 1,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 40.96% 40.73% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,054 824 1,006
Cheshire median annual salary £42,750 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.62% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,075 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Cheshire

RESTful
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for RESTful in Cheshire

RESTful
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for RESTful in Cheshire

RESTful
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +43 70 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Chester +10 35 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Knutsford - 21 £55,000 - 2
Alderley Edge - 9 £37,500 - 1
Wilmslow +24 8 £42,500 - 2
Sandbach - 8 £45,000 -
Macclesfield - 2 £40,000 -
Crewe 0 1 £30,000 -17.81% 3
Congleton - 1 £40,000 -
RESTful
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 165 (93.22%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (76.27%) TDD
3 126 (71.19%) C#
4 121 (68.36%) .NET
5 117 (66.10%) SQL Server
6 108 (61.02%) MVC
7 103 (58.19%) Node.js
8 101 (57.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 99 (55.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 99 (55.93%) ASP.NET
10 98 (55.37%) Web Application Development
11 96 (54.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 90 (50.85%) Ruby
13 89 (50.28%) BDD
14 84 (47.46%) OO
15 74 (41.81%) Git (software)
15 74 (41.81%) SQL Server 2014
16 66 (37.29%) NoSQL
17 64 (36.16%) Microsoft
18 60 (33.90%) WCF
19 56 (31.64%) AngularJS
20 52 (29.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 51 (28.81%) KnockoutJS
22 44 (24.86%) Java
23 38 (21.47%) MongoDB
24 35 (19.77%) TeamCity
24 35 (19.77%) Elasticsearch
25 34 (19.21%) Web Services
26 33 (18.64%) Kibana
26 33 (18.64%) Kanban

RESTful
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 35 (19.77%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (6.78%) JBoss
2 12 (6.78%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.65%) Apache
3 10 (5.65%) Jetty
3 10 (5.65%) Mule
3 10 (5.65%) WebLogic
3 10 (5.65%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.13%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.13%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 10 (5.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (66.10%) SQL Server
2 74 (41.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 66 (37.29%) NoSQL
4 38 (21.47%) MongoDB
5 22 (12.43%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (3.39%) MySQL
7 2 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.13%) DB2
7 2 (1.13%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.56%) Informix
8 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 74 (41.81%) Git (software)
2 35 (19.77%) TeamCity
3 23 (12.99%) Jenkins
4 15 (8.47%) Maven
5 12 (6.78%) JIRA
5 12 (6.78%) Subversion
6 10 (5.65%) Hudson
6 10 (5.65%) Xcode
7 4 (2.26%) Android Studio
7 4 (2.26%) MSBuild
7 4 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.69%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.69%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.13%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.13%) Gradle
9 2 (1.13%) jMock
9 2 (1.13%) Mockito
9 2 (1.13%) Selenium
9 2 (1.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (13.56%) Advertising
2 12 (6.78%) Games
3 7 (3.95%) Finance
4 6 (3.39%) Banking
5 4 (2.26%) Retail
5 4 (2.26%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.13%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 153 (86.44%) Developer
2 112 (63.28%) .NET Developer
3 35 (19.77%) .NET Software Developer
4 32 (18.08%) Messaging Developer
5 24 (13.56%) Java Developer
6 16 (9.04%) Senior Developer
7 15 (8.47%) C# Developer
7 15 (8.47%) Software Developer
8 14 (7.91%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (7.34%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (2.82%) Architect
11 5 (2.82%) Java Engineer
12 4 (2.26%) Android Developer
12 4 (2.26%) Applications Engineer
12 4 (2.26%) Mobile Engineer
12 4 (2.26%) Software Engineer
13 3 (1.69%) iOS Developer
13 3 (1.69%) Java Architect
13 3 (1.69%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (68.36%) .NET
2 103 (58.19%) Node.js
3 101 (57.06%) ASP.NET Web API
4 99 (55.93%) ASP.NET
4 99 (55.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 96 (54.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 60 (33.90%) WCF
7 56 (31.64%) AngularJS
8 52 (29.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 51 (28.81%) KnockoutJS
10 34 (19.21%) Web Services
11 32 (18.08%) MSMQ
11 32 (18.08%) RabbitMQ
11 32 (18.08%) SOAP
11 32 (18.08%) WPF
12 23 (12.99%) .NET Framework
12 23 (12.99%) Entity Framework
13 21 (11.86%) Code First Entity Framework
14 19 (10.73%) JSON
14 19 (10.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.86%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (7.91%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.13%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.13%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.13%) User Experience
8 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.56%) Life Science
8 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.47%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.95%) Android
2 7 (3.95%) Linux
2 7 (3.95%) Windows
3 5 (2.82%) Unix
4 3 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (93.22%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (76.27%) TDD
3 108 (61.02%) MVC
4 98 (55.37%) Web Application Development
5 89 (50.28%) BDD
6 84 (47.46%) OO
7 33 (18.64%) Dependency Injection
7 33 (18.64%) Kanban
8 32 (18.08%) Multithreading
9 26 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (12.99%) Scrum
11 21 (11.86%) SDLC
12 18 (10.17%) Collaborative Working
13 17 (9.60%) Secure Coding
14 15 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (8.47%) Open Source
14 15 (8.47%) Unit Testing
15 14 (7.91%) Microservices
16 13 (7.34%) Acceptance Criteria
16 13 (7.34%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 126 (71.19%) C#
2 90 (50.85%) Ruby
3 44 (24.86%) Java
4 32 (18.08%) F#
5 31 (17.51%) SQL
6 23 (12.99%) JavaScript
7 17 (9.60%) T-SQL
8 16 (9.04%) C++
9 10 (5.65%) Apple Swift
9 10 (5.65%) Objective-C
10 6 (3.39%) C
11 5 (2.82%) VB
12 4 (2.26%) Go
12 4 (2.26%) Python
13 3 (1.69%) Perl
14 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.13%) PHP
14 2 (1.13%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.56%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (12.43%) Degree
2 12 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.69%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.65%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.39%) Docker
2 2 (1.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (18.64%) Kibana
2 32 (18.08%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 32 (18.08%) WSUS
3 4 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (36.16%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.91%) Google
3 9 (5.08%) Facebook
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle
4 3 (1.69%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.13%) Adobe
5 2 (1.13%) Apigee
5 2 (1.13%) Apple
5 2 (1.13%) HP
5 2 (1.13%) Sybase
5 2 (1.13%) Teradata
6 1 (0.56%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.56%) Talend
6 1 (0.56%) Zend