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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 112 136 137
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs citing REST 70 45 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.79% 1.19% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 2.43% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 66 41 31
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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
1654 1849 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.23% 48.90% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1622 1905
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +11 13 £32,000 -
Salford - 4 £43,000 -
Bolton +1 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Altrincham +1 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Wigan -11 1 £20,000 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 66 (61.11%) Java
1 66 (61.11%) XML
2 64 (59.26%) SOAP
3 54 (50.00%) TDD
4 53 (49.07%) JavaScript
5 50 (46.30%) HTML
6 49 (45.37%) CSS
6 49 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (34.26%) Web Services
8 35 (32.41%) E-Commerce
8 35 (32.41%) Software Engineering
8 35 (32.41%) jQuery
9 34 (31.48%) JSON
10 32 (29.63%) SQL Server
11 31 (28.70%) OO
12 30 (27.78%) Servlets
12 30 (27.78%) Linux
12 30 (27.78%) Spring
13 29 (26.85%) Maven
13 29 (26.85%) MVC
13 29 (26.85%) PHP
13 29 (26.85%) .NET
14 28 (25.93%) JMS
15 26 (24.07%) Degree
16 25 (23.15%) Hibernate
16 25 (23.15%) C#
16 25 (23.15%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (20.37%) OOP
17 22 (20.37%) Mobile App
18 21 (19.44%) Relational Database

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 10 (9.26%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.48%) Node.js
3 6 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.70%) Liferay
5 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.93%) CMS
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 21 (19.44%) Relational Database
3 20 (18.52%) MySQL
4 11 (10.19%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.78%) SQLite
7 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.85%) DTS
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.93%) Redis
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (26.85%) Maven
2 15 (13.89%) Eclipse
3 13 (12.04%) Git (software)
4 12 (11.11%) NUnit
5 6 (5.56%) Xcode
6 5 (4.63%) MSTest
7 4 (3.70%) Mockito
7 4 (3.70%) JUnit
7 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.78%) Subversion
8 3 (2.78%) Grunt
9 2 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.85%) Gradle
9 2 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.93%) Behat
10 1 (0.93%) Selenium
10 1 (0.93%) Bower
General
1 16 (14.81%) Retail
2 14 (12.96%) Finance
3 7 (6.48%) Marketing
4 4 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 75 (69.44%) Developer
2 27 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 18 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 16 (14.81%) PHP Developer
5 14 (12.96%) Java Developer
6 13 (12.04%) Software Developer
7 10 (9.26%) Android Developer
8 9 (8.33%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Agile C# Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
10 5 (4.63%) iOS Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Consultant
10 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Server Engineer
11 4 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Technical Leader
11 4 (3.70%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (61.11%) XML
2 64 (59.26%) SOAP
3 50 (46.30%) HTML
4 49 (45.37%) CSS
5 37 (34.26%) Web Services
6 35 (32.41%) jQuery
7 34 (31.48%) JSON
8 30 (27.78%) Servlets
8 30 (27.78%) Spring
9 29 (26.85%) .NET
10 28 (25.93%) JMS
11 25 (23.15%) Hibernate
12 21 (19.44%) RabbitMQ
13 20 (18.52%) WPF
13 20 (18.52%) ActiveMQ
13 20 (18.52%) WSDL
13 20 (18.52%) ASP.NET
14 18 (16.67%) Java EE
14 18 (16.67%) WCF
14 18 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.15%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (20.37%) Mobile App
3 11 (10.19%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.56%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.78%) Open Source
7 1 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
7 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.93%) DTV
7 1 (0.93%) BBC
7 1 (0.93%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.78%) Linux
2 20 (18.52%) UNIX
2 20 (18.52%) Android
2 20 (18.52%) Apple iOS
3 15 (13.89%) Windows
4 6 (5.56%) Windows Phone
4 6 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (50.00%) TDD
2 49 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (32.41%) Software Engineering
3 35 (32.41%) E-Commerce
4 31 (28.70%) OO
5 29 (26.85%) MVC
6 22 (20.37%) OOP
7 20 (18.52%) Android Development
8 18 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (13.89%) iOS Development
10 14 (12.96%) Unit Testing
11 13 (12.04%) OOD
12 12 (11.11%) UML
12 12 (11.11%) Scrum
12 12 (11.11%) BDD
13 10 (9.26%) Software Architecture
13 10 (9.26%) Logistics
13 10 (9.26%) Automated Testing
14 9 (8.33%) Mentoring
15 8 (7.41%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 66 (61.11%) Java
2 53 (49.07%) JavaScript
3 29 (26.85%) PHP
4 25 (23.15%) C#
5 21 (19.44%) SQL
5 21 (19.44%) C
6 20 (18.52%) C++
7 11 (10.19%) PL/SQL
8 10 (9.26%) Objective-C
9 8 (7.41%) VB.NET
10 7 (6.48%) XPath
11 6 (5.56%) VBA
11 6 (5.56%) XAML
12 5 (4.63%) T-SQL
12 5 (4.63%) Scala
13 4 (3.70%) Python
14 1 (0.93%) PHP5
14 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (24.07%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) VCP4
3 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.93%) Puppet
1 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.93%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (13.89%) Zend
2 10 (9.26%) Oracle
3 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 6 (5.56%) Apple
3 6 (5.56%) VMware
3 6 (5.56%) Google
4 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.85%) hybris
6 1 (0.93%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
Manchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago