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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 74 130 138
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +8
Permanent jobs citing REST 120 53 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.57% 1.33% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.21% 3.01% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 109 47 48
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,200 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1462 1761 2184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.47% 44.29% 50.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1490 1972
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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
Stockport +22 15 £34,500 -18.82% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 5 £32,500 -
Salford - 5 £50,000 - 1
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

1 101 (52.88%) SOAP
2 100 (52.36%) TDD
3 99 (51.83%) Java
4 90 (47.12%) SQL Server
4 90 (47.12%) XML
4 90 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (46.60%) Web Services
6 76 (39.79%) C#
7 74 (38.74%) .NET
8 72 (37.70%) JavaScript
9 70 (36.65%) Analytical Skills
10 65 (34.03%) Software Engineering
11 63 (32.98%) HTML
11 63 (32.98%) CSS
12 62 (32.46%) Degree
13 58 (30.37%) Continuous Integration
14 57 (29.84%) Spring
15 56 (29.32%) JSON
16 54 (28.27%) WCF
16 54 (28.27%) Git (software)
17 51 (26.70%) Linux
18 47 (24.61%) Hibernate
19 45 (23.56%) Windows
20 44 (23.04%) LINQ
21 43 (22.51%) UML
21 43 (22.51%) C++
22 42 (21.99%) Finance
23 41 (21.47%) Servlets
24 40 (20.94%) C
24 40 (20.94%) NUnit

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 14 (7.33%) Tomcat
2 10 (5.24%) WordPress
3 6 (3.14%) CMS
3 6 (3.14%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (2.62%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (2.62%) JBoss
5 3 (1.57%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.05%) Liferay
6 2 (1.05%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.52%) Node.js
7 1 (0.52%) IIS
7 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Tridion
1 5 (2.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.66%) SaaS
3 6 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.52%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.42%) Internet
2 8 (4.19%) Intranet
3 3 (1.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (47.12%) SQL Server
2 38 (19.90%) Relational Database
3 26 (13.61%) RDBMS
4 22 (11.52%) MySQL
5 9 (4.71%) Big Data
6 6 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.52%) Redis
8 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (28.27%) Git (software)
2 40 (20.94%) NUnit
3 38 (19.90%) Maven
4 15 (7.85%) Subversion
5 13 (6.81%) Visual Studio
6 9 (4.71%) Eclipse
7 8 (4.19%) Grunt
8 7 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (3.14%) MSTest
10 5 (2.62%) gulp
11 3 (1.57%) PHPUnit
12 2 (1.05%) Moq
12 2 (1.05%) Mockito
12 2 (1.05%) JUnit
12 2 (1.05%) Bower
12 2 (1.05%) ReSharper
12 2 (1.05%) Selenium
12 2 (1.05%) Gradle
12 2 (1.05%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 42 (21.99%) Finance
2 31 (16.23%) Retail
3 7 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.62%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.05%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Games
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 127 (66.49%) Developer
2 39 (20.42%) Software Engineer
3 36 (18.85%) C# Developer
4 31 (16.23%) Agile C# Developer
5 30 (15.71%) Software Developer
6 28 (14.66%) C# Software Developer
7 26 (13.61%) Senior Developer
8 22 (11.52%) .NET Developer
9 18 (9.42%) Java Developer
9 18 (9.42%) Web Developer
10 13 (6.81%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (5.76%) PHP Developer
12 10 (5.24%) Front-End Developer
12 10 (5.24%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 10 (5.24%) Mobile Developer
12 10 (5.24%) Senior Java Developer
13 8 (4.19%) Applications Developer
14 7 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
14 7 (3.66%) iOS Developer
15 6 (3.14%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (52.88%) SOAP
2 90 (47.12%) XML
3 89 (46.60%) Web Services
4 74 (38.74%) .NET
5 63 (32.98%) HTML
5 63 (32.98%) CSS
6 57 (29.84%) Spring
7 56 (29.32%) JSON
8 54 (28.27%) WCF
9 47 (24.61%) Hibernate
10 44 (23.04%) LINQ
11 41 (21.47%) Servlets
12 38 (19.90%) WPF
13 37 (19.37%) JMS
14 35 (18.32%) RabbitMQ
15 34 (17.80%) WSDL
15 34 (17.80%) ActiveMQ
16 32 (16.75%) MSMQ
16 32 (16.75%) Java EE
16 32 (16.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 70 (36.65%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (13.61%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (13.09%) Computer Science
4 22 (11.52%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.71%) User Experience
6 4 (2.09%) iPhone
6 4 (2.09%) iPad
6 4 (2.09%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.09%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.57%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.52%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 51 (26.70%) Linux
2 45 (23.56%) Windows
3 34 (17.80%) UNIX
4 21 (10.99%) Android
4 21 (10.99%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.09%) Windows Phone
5 4 (2.09%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (52.36%) TDD
2 90 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (34.03%) Software Engineering
4 58 (30.37%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (22.51%) UML
6 39 (20.42%) E-Commerce
7 37 (19.37%) MVC
8 33 (17.28%) Scrum
9 24 (12.57%) Logistics
10 23 (12.04%) OOP
11 22 (11.52%) OO
11 22 (11.52%) Web Development
11 22 (11.52%) Software Architecture
12 21 (10.99%) Unit Testing
12 21 (10.99%) Android Development
12 21 (10.99%) iOS Development
13 20 (10.47%) BDD
14 18 (9.42%) OOD
15 16 (8.38%) System Testing
16 15 (7.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 99 (51.83%) Java
2 76 (39.79%) C#
3 72 (37.70%) JavaScript
4 43 (22.51%) C++
5 40 (20.94%) C
6 32 (16.75%) VBA
6 32 (16.75%) SQL
7 30 (15.71%) PHP
8 12 (6.28%) Objective-C
9 9 (4.71%) Python
10 8 (4.19%) XPath
11 6 (3.14%) Scala
11 6 (3.14%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.62%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.09%) Perl
14 3 (1.57%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.05%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 62 (32.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) Puppet
1 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.52%) Ansible
2 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.52%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (5.24%) Perforce
2 8 (4.19%) Oracle
3 7 (3.66%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.14%) Adobe
4 6 (3.14%) Zend
5 5 (2.62%) EPiServer
5 5 (2.62%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.09%) Hitachi
6 4 (2.09%) Symbian
6 4 (2.09%) IBM
7 2 (1.05%) VMware
7 2 (1.05%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.05%) hybris
8 1 (0.52%) Infragistics
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi Limited
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Training & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Amaze
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago