The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 100 134 119
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -15
Permanent jobs citing REST 74 60 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.24% 1.52% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.77% 3.65% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 66 57 59
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
REST
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1283 1645 1861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.82% 41.64% 49.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 1463 1665
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

REST
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

REST Salary Trend in Manchester

REST
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Manchester

REST
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 11 £47,500 - 1
Bury - 8 £33,500 - 1
Altrincham +5 4 £31,000 -40.95%
Stockport -5 4 £47,500 +48.43%
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 120 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (52.84%) JavaScript
3 89 (50.57%) C#
4 87 (49.43%) .NET
5 84 (47.73%) TDD
6 75 (42.61%) AngularJS
7 74 (42.05%) Web Services
8 71 (40.34%) CSS
8 71 (40.34%) HTML
8 71 (40.34%) SOA
9 68 (38.64%) SQL Server
10 65 (36.93%) MVC
11 64 (36.36%) SOAP
12 62 (35.23%) SQL
13 60 (34.09%) Windows
14 59 (33.52%) Java
15 57 (32.39%) ASP.NET
16 55 (31.25%) Git (software)
17 54 (30.68%) jQuery
18 53 (30.11%) OO
19 49 (27.84%) ASP.NET MVC
20 46 (26.14%) .NET Framework
21 45 (25.57%) WPF
22 42 (23.86%) Software Engineering
23 41 (23.30%) Microsoft Azure
23 41 (23.30%) XML
23 41 (23.30%) BDD
24 40 (22.73%) N-Tier
25 39 (22.16%) LINQ
26 38 (21.59%) Continuous Integration

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (15.34%) Node.js
2 18 (10.23%) WordPress
3 10 (5.68%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.55%) IIS
4 8 (4.55%) JBoss
5 7 (3.98%) Confluence
6 3 (1.70%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.14%) CMS
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (3.41%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Magento
1 4 (2.27%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 41 (23.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (17.05%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.41%) SaaS
4 3 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.70%) Office 365
5 2 (1.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.61%) HTTP
2 23 (13.07%) Internet
3 2 (1.14%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 35 (19.89%) NoSQL
3 29 (16.48%) MySQL
4 19 (10.80%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (9.66%) Azure SQL Database
6 14 (7.95%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 7 (3.98%) Big Data
9 6 (3.41%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.27%) Pentaho
11 3 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.14%) GIS
13 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 55 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (13.07%) Visual Studio
4 21 (11.93%) NUnit
4 21 (11.93%) Subversion
5 16 (9.09%) JIRA
6 12 (6.82%) Maven
7 7 (3.98%) Ant
8 6 (3.41%) Phing
8 6 (3.41%) Selenium
9 5 (2.84%) Android Studio
9 5 (2.84%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.27%) Appium
10 4 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.27%) CruiseControl
10 4 (2.27%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.27%) FishEye
10 4 (2.27%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.70%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.70%) ReSharper
General
1 21 (11.93%) Finance
2 20 (11.36%) Retail
3 2 (1.14%) Legal
3 2 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 128 (72.73%) Developer
2 46 (26.14%) C# Developer
3 27 (15.34%) Software Engineer
4 25 (14.20%) Software Developer
5 24 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 24 (13.64%) PHP Developer
6 23 (13.07%) ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (13.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (13.07%) Web Developer
7 22 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (11.93%) C# Software Engineer
9 19 (10.80%) Senior Developer
10 17 (9.66%) .NET Software Engineer
10 17 (9.66%) Agile Developer
10 17 (9.66%) C# Software Developer
10 17 (9.66%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 17 (9.66%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 17 (9.66%) Senior Software Engineer
11 14 (7.95%) Agile C# Developer
11 14 (7.95%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (49.43%) .NET
2 75 (42.61%) AngularJS
3 74 (42.05%) Web Services
4 71 (40.34%) CSS
4 71 (40.34%) HTML
5 64 (36.36%) SOAP
6 57 (32.39%) ASP.NET
7 54 (30.68%) jQuery
8 49 (27.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 46 (26.14%) .NET Framework
10 45 (25.57%) WPF
11 41 (23.30%) XML
12 39 (22.16%) LINQ
13 37 (21.02%) Entity Framework
14 34 (19.32%) ASP.NET Web API
15 30 (17.05%) JSON
16 28 (15.91%) WCF
17 27 (15.34%) Java EE
18 25 (14.20%) WinForms
19 23 (13.07%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.73%) N-Tier
2 22 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (10.23%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (9.66%) Mobile App
5 13 (7.39%) User Experience
6 8 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.84%) iPhone
8 4 (2.27%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.27%) PMI
9 3 (1.70%) iPad
10 2 (1.14%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.14%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.14%) Telematics
11 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (34.09%) Windows
2 30 (17.05%) Linux
3 14 (7.95%) Apple iOS
4 11 (6.25%) Android
5 6 (3.41%) Unix
6 3 (1.70%) AIX
6 3 (1.70%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (47.73%) TDD
3 71 (40.34%) SOA
4 65 (36.93%) MVC
5 53 (30.11%) OO
6 42 (23.86%) Software Engineering
7 41 (23.30%) BDD
8 38 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (19.32%) Scrum
10 22 (12.50%) Multithreading
11 21 (11.93%) Mentoring
12 19 (10.80%) Front End Development
12 19 (10.80%) Kanban
13 17 (9.66%) E-Commerce
13 17 (9.66%) SDLC
14 16 (9.09%) UML
15 14 (7.95%) API Development
15 14 (7.95%) Web Development
16 13 (7.39%) OOP
17 11 (6.25%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (52.84%) JavaScript
2 89 (50.57%) C#
3 62 (35.23%) SQL
4 59 (33.52%) Java
5 34 (19.32%) PHP
6 21 (11.93%) C++
7 17 (9.66%) C
7 17 (9.66%) TypeScript
8 16 (9.09%) VBA
9 12 (6.82%) Python
10 10 (5.68%) Objective-C
11 9 (5.11%) T-SQL
12 8 (4.55%) Ruby
13 7 (3.98%) Scala
14 4 (2.27%) XQuery
15 2 (1.14%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (9.66%) Degree
2 4 (2.27%) ISEB
2 4 (2.27%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (9.66%) Perforce
2 13 (7.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.98%) Oracle
4 6 (3.41%) Adobe
4 6 (3.41%) Apple
4 6 (3.41%) Google
4 6 (3.41%) Zend
5 4 (2.27%) Facebook
6 2 (1.14%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.14%) ESRI
6 2 (1.14%) Symbian
6 2 (1.14%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.57%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.57%) Twitter
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