The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 121 92 150
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +58
Permanent jobs citing REST 61 93 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.81% 2.83% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.47% 6.44% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 45 85 37
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
1365 1445 1723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.52% 44.01% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1236 1473
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 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 26 May 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Manchester

REST
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 6 £28,500 - 1
Bolton - 4 £35,000 -
Salford +10 3 - -
Stockport +2 3 - - 5
Cheadle - 3 £47,500 - 1
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for REST.

1 89 (64.96%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (59.85%) HTML
3 78 (56.93%) CSS
4 76 (55.47%) JavaScript
4 76 (55.47%) Web Services
5 69 (50.36%) SOAP
6 63 (45.99%) Java
6 63 (45.99%) .NET
7 60 (43.80%) SQL
8 58 (42.34%) C#
8 58 (42.34%) MVC
9 57 (41.61%) SOA
10 56 (40.88%) AngularJS
11 51 (37.23%) OO
12 49 (35.77%) jQuery
13 47 (34.31%) TDD
14 45 (32.85%) ASP.NET
14 45 (32.85%) HTML5
15 44 (32.12%) Software Engineering
16 41 (29.93%) SQL Server
17 40 (29.20%) XML
18 39 (28.47%) Git (software)
18 39 (28.47%) Node.js
19 35 (25.55%) ASP.NET MVC
19 35 (25.55%) .NET Framework
20 33 (24.09%) Scrum
21 32 (23.36%) Web Development
22 31 (22.63%) HTTP
22 31 (22.63%) Windows
22 31 (22.63%) PHP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 39 (28.47%) Node.js
2 17 (12.41%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.57%) IIS
4 8 (5.84%) Apache
4 8 (5.84%) JBoss
4 8 (5.84%) nginx
5 6 (4.38%) CMS
5 6 (4.38%) WordPress
6 5 (3.65%) Apache Spark
6 5 (3.65%) Confluence
7 3 (2.19%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (2.19%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.73%) GeoServer
Applications
1 9 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Magento
1 3 (2.19%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 26 (18.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (16.79%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 6 (4.38%) GitHub
4 6 (4.38%) PaaS
5 5 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.65%) SaaS
6 2 (1.46%) IaaS
7 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.73%) Office 365
7 1 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 31 (22.63%) HTTP
2 22 (16.06%) Internet
3 8 (5.84%) SSL
4 1 (0.73%) AMQP
4 1 (0.73%) Broadband
4 1 (0.73%) VPN
4 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (29.93%) SQL Server
2 31 (22.63%) NoSQL
3 28 (20.44%) MySQL
4 17 (12.41%) MongoDB
5 15 (10.95%) Azure SQL Database
6 11 (8.03%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (7.30%) Redis
8 9 (6.57%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (6.57%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.92%) Big Data
10 3 (2.19%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.19%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.46%) SAP HANA
11 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.73%) DB2
12 1 (0.73%) GIS
Development Applications
1 39 (28.47%) Git (software)
2 24 (17.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (13.14%) JIRA
3 18 (13.14%) Visual Studio
4 16 (11.68%) Subversion
5 12 (8.76%) Selenium
6 10 (7.30%) Jenkins
6 10 (7.30%) Maven
7 8 (5.84%) Eclipse
7 8 (5.84%) NUnit
8 7 (5.11%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (4.38%) gulp
9 6 (4.38%) JUnit
10 5 (3.65%) ReSharper
10 5 (3.65%) SonarQube
11 4 (2.92%) Appium
11 4 (2.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (2.92%) FishEye
11 4 (2.92%) IntelliJ
11 4 (2.92%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (11.68%) Retail
2 14 (10.22%) Finance
3 8 (5.84%) Games
3 8 (5.84%) Law
4 5 (3.65%) iGaming
5 4 (2.92%) Banking
6 3 (2.19%) Legal
7 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.46%) Publishing
8 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 92 (67.15%) Developer
2 27 (19.71%) C# Developer
3 25 (18.25%) Senior Developer
4 24 (17.52%) Java Developer
5 20 (14.60%) .NET Developer
5 20 (14.60%) C# Software Engineer
5 20 (14.60%) Software Engineer
6 19 (13.87%) .NET Software Engineer
7 18 (13.14%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 18 (13.14%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 18 (13.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 18 (13.14%) Web Developer
8 17 (12.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (12.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (12.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (11.68%) PHP Developer
10 14 (10.22%) JavaScript Developer
11 13 (9.49%) Agile Developer
11 13 (9.49%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (8.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (59.85%) HTML
2 78 (56.93%) CSS
3 76 (55.47%) Web Services
4 69 (50.36%) SOAP
5 63 (45.99%) .NET
6 56 (40.88%) AngularJS
7 49 (35.77%) jQuery
8 45 (32.85%) ASP.NET
8 45 (32.85%) HTML5
9 40 (29.20%) XML
10 35 (25.55%) .NET Framework
10 35 (25.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (21.90%) JSON
12 28 (20.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (20.44%) CSS3
12 28 (20.44%) WPF
13 27 (19.71%) LINQ
14 26 (18.98%) Entity Framework
15 25 (18.25%) J2EE
16 22 (16.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.52%) N-Tier
2 17 (12.41%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.49%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.65%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.92%) iPad
6 4 (2.92%) PMI
7 3 (2.19%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.19%) User Experience
8 2 (1.46%) Animation
8 2 (1.46%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.46%) Telematics
9 1 (0.73%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.73%) BYOD
9 1 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.73%) Neural Network
9 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.63%) Windows
2 17 (12.41%) Linux
3 9 (6.57%) Unix
4 8 (5.84%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.65%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.73%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (64.96%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (42.34%) MVC
3 57 (41.61%) SOA
4 51 (37.23%) OO
5 47 (34.31%) TDD
6 44 (32.12%) Software Engineering
7 33 (24.09%) Scrum
8 32 (23.36%) Web Development
9 22 (16.06%) BDD
9 22 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (15.33%) Multithreading
11 18 (13.14%) Unit Testing
12 16 (11.68%) Mentoring
13 13 (9.49%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (8.76%) OOP
15 11 (8.03%) E-Commerce
15 11 (8.03%) Kanban
15 11 (8.03%) Open Source
16 10 (7.30%) Front End Development
17 8 (5.84%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 76 (55.47%) JavaScript
2 63 (45.99%) Java
3 60 (43.80%) SQL
4 58 (42.34%) C#
5 31 (22.63%) PHP
6 23 (16.79%) Python
7 20 (14.60%) TypeScript
8 19 (13.87%) Ruby
9 14 (10.22%) C
10 13 (9.49%) C++
11 11 (8.03%) T-SQL
12 9 (6.57%) Go
13 7 (5.11%) VBA
14 6 (4.38%) Scala
15 5 (3.65%) XPath
16 4 (2.92%) Objective-C
17 3 (2.19%) XQuery
18 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.73%) R
18 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (12.41%) Degree
2 8 (5.84%) ISEB
2 8 (5.84%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.92%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.22%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (8.76%) Docker
2 1 (0.73%) Varnish
2 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) Puppet
2 5 (3.65%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.57%) Oracle
3 5 (3.65%) Ektron
3 5 (3.65%) VMware
4 4 (2.92%) Adobe
5 3 (2.19%) Apple
5 3 (2.19%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.19%) Facebook
5 3 (2.19%) Google
5 3 (2.19%) Perforce
5 3 (2.19%) webMethods
5 3 (2.19%) Zend
6 2 (1.46%) SAP
6 2 (1.46%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.73%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.73%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.73%) ESRI
7 1 (0.73%) IBM
7 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.73%) ServiceNow
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