Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 57 69
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12 +6
Permanent jobs citing REST 29 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.25% 2.90% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.11% 6.72% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 18
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.91% +0.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +7.59%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 408 387 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 45.69% 43.14% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 354 347 356
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Lancashire

REST
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for REST in Lancashire

REST
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Lancashire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Lancashire

REST
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Burnley +2 18 £36,250 +11.54% 2
Skelmersdale +2 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Blackburn +2 2 £39,000 -8.24% 1
REST
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for REST.

1 26 (89.66%) SQL
2 25 (86.21%) .NET
3 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
4 16 (55.17%) HTML
4 16 (55.17%) CSS
4 16 (55.17%) Node.js
5 15 (51.72%) HTML5
5 15 (51.72%) C#
6 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
7 11 (37.93%) XML
7 11 (37.93%) jQuery
7 11 (37.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (37.93%) TDD
8 10 (34.48%) Apache Cordova
9 9 (31.03%) XSLT
9 9 (31.03%) SOAP
9 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (31.03%) Express
10 8 (27.59%) Front End Development
10 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
11 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
11 7 (24.14%) Degree
11 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
12 6 (20.69%) Web Development
12 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
12 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (20.69%) Adobe
12 6 (20.69%) ColdFusion
12 6 (20.69%) PowerBuilder
12 6 (20.69%) Sybase

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 6 (20.69%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) PowerBuilder
General
1 3 (10.34%) Games
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
4 9 (31.03%) HTML CSS Developer
4 9 (31.03%) HTML Developer
5 8 (27.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (24.14%) Node.js Developer
7 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
8 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (13.79%) Graduate
8 4 (13.79%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
8 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
9 3 (10.34%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
9 3 (10.34%) Graduate Web Developer
10 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
10 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) CSS
2 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 16 (55.17%) Node.js
3 15 (51.72%) HTML5
4 11 (37.93%) jQuery
4 11 (37.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (37.93%) XML
5 10 (34.48%) Apache Cordova
6 9 (31.03%) Express
6 9 (31.03%) SOAP
6 9 (31.03%) XSLT
7 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
8 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.79%) Web Services
9 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (10.34%) CSS3
10 2 (6.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.34%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) TDD
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Front End Development
4 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.69%) Web Development
6 5 (17.24%) MVC
6 5 (17.24%) OO
6 5 (17.24%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) OOP
8 1 (3.45%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) SQL
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
3 15 (51.72%) C#
4 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
5 6 (20.69%) PHP
5 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
6 3 (10.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Adobe
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
1 6 (20.69%) Sybase
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft