Period
to 16 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 21 7 36
Rank change year-on-year -14 +29 +13
Permanent jobs citing REST 3 65 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 3.26% 22.26% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.50% 48.87% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 65 3
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -26.09% +35.29%
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -15.84% +18.82%

REST 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 Chester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 40 133 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 43.48% 45.55% 41.05%
Number of salaries quoted 35 131 72
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £54,500 £67,500 £54,875
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +4.05%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Chester

REST
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing REST in Chester.

Salary trend for REST in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for REST.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) B2C
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Dapper ORM
1 3 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Dapper ORM
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
1 3 (100.00%) B2C
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL