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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 43 45 50
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing REST 11 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.64% 2.99% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.15% 8.33% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 4
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
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 Lancashire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 179 120 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 42.93% 35.93% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 173 107 161
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 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
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 3 months to 24 March 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
Burnley 0 11 £40,000 +18.51% 3
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 20 (71.43%) CSS
4 18 (64.29%) Node.js
5 14 (50.00%) TDD
6 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) Web Development
6 8 (28.57%) jQuery
6 8 (28.57%) HTML5
6 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
7 7 (25.00%) .NET
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.00%) SDLC
8 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 6 (21.43%) Backbone.js
8 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 6 (21.43%) ES6
8 6 (21.43%) React
9 5 (17.86%) Web Services
9 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (14.29%) C#
10 4 (14.29%) Windows
11 3 (10.71%) MVC
11 3 (10.71%) SOAP
11 3 (10.71%) Apache Cordova
11 3 (10.71%) Express
11 3 (10.71%) Web Application Development
11 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012

REST
Top Related 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 2 (7.14%) ColdFusion
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) GIS
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Ant
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) TestRail
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 19 (67.86%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 4 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (10.71%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (3.57%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 20 (71.43%) CSS
3 18 (64.29%) Node.js
4 8 (28.57%) HTML5
4 8 (28.57%) jQuery
5 7 (25.00%) .NET
6 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 6 (21.43%) Backbone.js
6 6 (21.43%) React
7 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (17.86%) Web Services
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (10.71%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (10.71%) Express
9 3 (10.71%) SOAP
10 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
10 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
10 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (7.14%) WCF
11 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) TDD
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Web Development
3 7 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (10.71%) MVC
4 3 (10.71%) Web Application Development
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) OOP
5 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.57%) AOP
6 1 (3.57%) ETL
6 1 (3.57%) Service Design
6 1 (3.57%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 6 (21.43%) ES6
5 4 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
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