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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 85 150 146
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -4
Permanent jobs citing REST 93 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.83% 1.02% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.42% 2.28% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 85 36 28
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1449 1714 2144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.12% 44.92% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1462 1967
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +17 14 £34,500 -18.82% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 5 £32,500 - 1
Salford - 1 - -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 87 (54.38%) Java
2 86 (53.75%) SOAP
3 85 (53.13%) XML
4 83 (51.88%) TDD
5 74 (46.25%) Web Services
6 73 (45.63%) SQL Server
7 70 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (41.88%) JavaScript
9 61 (38.13%) C#
10 59 (36.88%) HTML
10 59 (36.88%) .NET
10 59 (36.88%) CSS
11 54 (33.75%) Analytical Skills
12 53 (33.13%) Degree
13 52 (32.50%) Software Engineering
14 51 (31.88%) Spring
15 49 (30.63%) JSON
16 43 (26.88%) WCF
16 43 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
17 42 (26.25%) Hibernate
18 41 (25.63%) Linux
19 39 (24.38%) Servlets
19 39 (24.38%) MVC
20 37 (23.13%) Maven
21 36 (22.50%) SQL
21 36 (22.50%) C
21 36 (22.50%) E-Commerce
21 36 (22.50%) JMS
22 35 (21.88%) C++
22 35 (21.88%) Git (software)

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.38%) CMS
2 7 (4.38%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.75%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (3.13%) WordPress
4 5 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.88%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.25%) Liferay
6 2 (1.25%) JBoss
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Tridion
2 4 (2.50%) Magento
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.38%) SaaS
3 6 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.63%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.00%) Internet
2 8 (5.00%) Intranet
3 6 (3.75%) HTTP
4 1 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (45.63%) SQL Server
2 33 (20.63%) Relational Database
3 23 (14.38%) RDBMS
4 17 (10.63%) MySQL
5 5 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.13%) Big Data
5 5 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.25%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.25%) SQLite
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.63%) Redis
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (23.13%) Maven
2 35 (21.88%) Git (software)
3 31 (19.38%) NUnit
4 16 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 13 (8.13%) Visual Studio
6 11 (6.88%) Subversion
7 8 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (4.38%) MSTest
9 6 (3.75%) Grunt
10 2 (1.25%) Moq
10 2 (1.25%) Mockito
10 2 (1.25%) Gradle
10 2 (1.25%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.25%) Selenium
10 2 (1.25%) ReSharper
10 2 (1.25%) JUnit
11 1 (0.63%) Ant
11 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.63%) JIRA
11 1 (0.63%) Bower
General
1 29 (18.13%) Finance
2 23 (14.38%) Retail
3 5 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.25%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Automotive
6 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 107 (66.88%) Developer
2 36 (22.50%) Software Engineer
3 27 (16.88%) Senior Developer
4 25 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 21 (13.13%) C# Software Developer
5 21 (13.13%) Software Developer
6 20 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
7 18 (11.25%) .NET Developer
8 17 (10.63%) Java Developer
9 16 (10.00%) Web Developer
10 13 (8.13%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (6.25%) PHP Developer
11 10 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (5.63%) Android Developer
12 9 (5.63%) Front-End Developer
13 6 (3.75%) Mid-Level Java Developer
13 6 (3.75%) Consultant
13 6 (3.75%) Applications Developer
13 6 (3.75%) .NET Web Developer
13 6 (3.75%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (53.75%) SOAP
2 85 (53.13%) XML
3 74 (46.25%) Web Services
4 59 (36.88%) HTML
4 59 (36.88%) .NET
4 59 (36.88%) CSS
5 51 (31.88%) Spring
6 49 (30.63%) JSON
7 43 (26.88%) WCF
8 42 (26.25%) Hibernate
9 39 (24.38%) Servlets
10 36 (22.50%) JMS
11 33 (20.63%) LINQ
12 31 (19.38%) RabbitMQ
13 30 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
13 30 (18.75%) WSDL
13 30 (18.75%) Java EE
13 30 (18.75%) jQuery
14 29 (18.13%) ASP.NET
15 28 (17.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (33.75%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (13.75%) Computer Science
4 18 (11.25%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.38%) User Experience
6 3 (1.88%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.88%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.25%) Open Source
7 2 (1.25%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 41 (25.63%) Linux
2 30 (18.75%) UNIX
2 30 (18.75%) Windows
3 17 (10.63%) Android
3 17 (10.63%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (51.88%) TDD
2 70 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (32.50%) Software Engineering
4 43 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (24.38%) MVC
6 36 (22.50%) E-Commerce
7 29 (18.13%) UML
8 26 (16.25%) OOP
9 25 (15.63%) Scrum
10 20 (12.50%) Logistics
10 20 (12.50%) Software Architecture
11 19 (11.88%) OO
12 18 (11.25%) Unit Testing
13 17 (10.63%) Web Development
13 17 (10.63%) Android Development
13 17 (10.63%) OOD
14 16 (10.00%) BDD
14 16 (10.00%) Mentoring
15 13 (8.13%) iOS Development
16 12 (7.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (54.38%) Java
2 67 (41.88%) JavaScript
3 61 (38.13%) C#
4 36 (22.50%) SQL
4 36 (22.50%) C
5 35 (21.88%) C++
6 25 (15.63%) PHP
7 21 (13.13%) VBA
8 11 (6.88%) XPath
9 9 (5.63%) PL/SQL
9 9 (5.63%) Python
10 8 (5.00%) Objective-C
11 7 (4.38%) T-SQL
12 6 (3.75%) Scala
13 4 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (33.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.25%) Puppet
1 2 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.63%) Ansible
2 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.63%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 11 (6.88%) Oracle
2 6 (3.75%) Sitecore
2 6 (3.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.75%) Adobe
3 5 (3.13%) Perforce
3 5 (3.13%) VMware
3 5 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 5 (3.13%) EPiServer
3 5 (3.13%) Zend
4 4 (2.50%) Hitachi
5 2 (1.25%) hybris
5 2 (1.25%) IBM
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