The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 29 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing REST 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.68% 2.38% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.08% 4.55% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
REST
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 32.65% 52.38% 44.63%
Number of salaries quoted 42 42 52
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

REST
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

REST Salary Trend in Bolton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for REST.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) OpenID
2 2 (66.67%) CQRS
2 2 (66.67%) OAuth
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) Swagger
2 2 (66.67%) Apiary
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) UX Design
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) SOA Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) OAuth
2 2 (66.67%) OpenID
2 2 (66.67%) Swagger
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) CQRS
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) UX Design
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Apiary