The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 125 108 162
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +54
Permanent jobs citing REST 65 80 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.62% 1.95% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.66% 3.90% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 58 65 18
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -20.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1777 2051 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.41% 49.89% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1841 1679
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
North West

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Rochdale - 9 £39,500 -
Oldham +16 3 £39,000 +30.00%
Salford -5 3 £60,000 +79.10%
Wigan - 2 £33,000 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 64 (65.31%) C#
2 60 (61.22%) Web Services
3 59 (60.20%) .NET
4 58 (59.18%) SQL Server
5 50 (51.02%) WCF
6 49 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 49 (50.00%) TDD
7 47 (47.96%) HTML
8 46 (46.94%) .NET Framework
9 40 (40.82%) Unit Testing
10 39 (39.80%) ASP.NET
11 36 (36.73%) jQuery
12 34 (34.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (33.67%) Microsoft
14 32 (32.65%) SQL
15 31 (31.63%) CSS
16 29 (29.59%) Scrum
16 29 (29.59%) MVC
16 29 (29.59%) SOAP
17 28 (28.57%) OO
18 24 (24.49%) XML
19 23 (23.47%) N-Tier
19 23 (23.47%) SOA
19 23 (23.47%) LINQ
20 22 (22.45%) OOP
21 21 (21.43%) Web Development
21 21 (21.43%) Refactoring
22 20 (20.41%) Degree
22 20 (20.41%) Java

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 14 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 14 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.06%) Node.js
4 2 (2.04%) IIS
4 2 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (1.02%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.02%) Mule
5 1 (1.02%) WordPress
5 1 (1.02%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Magento
2 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.24%) Internet
2 5 (5.10%) RFID
3 3 (3.06%) DNS
4 2 (2.04%) MPLS
4 2 (2.04%) SMTP
4 2 (2.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (59.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.24%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.16%) MySQL
4 6 (6.12%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.10%) RavenDB
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.10%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.04%) SQLite
6 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (17.35%) SpecFlow
2 14 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (11.22%) Selenium
3 11 (11.22%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.20%) Visual Studio
5 9 (9.18%) MSTest
6 7 (7.14%) NUnit
7 3 (3.06%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (1.02%) Mockito
9 1 (1.02%) Subversion
9 1 (1.02%) Maven
9 1 (1.02%) JUnit
9 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (14.29%) Legal
2 10 (10.20%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Marketing
3 9 (9.18%) Billing
4 2 (2.04%) Automotive
4 2 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Games
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (90.82%) Developer
2 31 (31.63%) Senior Developer
3 30 (30.61%) .NET Developer
4 16 (16.33%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Senior Web Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Web Developer
5 11 (11.22%) iOS Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Senior iOS Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Systems Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.08%) C# Web Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (3.06%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (3.06%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Android Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Magento Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (61.22%) Web Services
2 59 (60.20%) .NET
3 50 (51.02%) WCF
4 47 (47.96%) HTML
5 46 (46.94%) .NET Framework
6 39 (39.80%) ASP.NET
7 36 (36.73%) jQuery
8 34 (34.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (31.63%) CSS
10 29 (29.59%) SOAP
11 24 (24.49%) XML
12 23 (23.47%) LINQ
13 18 (18.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 16 (16.33%) AngularJS
14 16 (16.33%) XSLT
15 15 (15.31%) KnockoutJS
16 14 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 14 (14.29%) WPF
17 13 (13.27%) HTML5
17 13 (13.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) N-Tier
2 16 (16.33%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.14%) iPad
3 7 (7.14%) iPhone
4 5 (5.10%) Social Media
5 2 (2.04%) Open Source
5 2 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) DTV
6 1 (1.02%) Handset
6 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.29%) Android
2 11 (11.22%) Apple iOS
3 7 (7.14%) Windows
3 7 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (1.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.00%) TDD
2 40 (40.82%) Unit Testing
3 34 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (29.59%) MVC
4 29 (29.59%) Scrum
5 28 (28.57%) OO
6 23 (23.47%) SOA
7 22 (22.45%) OOP
8 21 (21.43%) Web Development
8 21 (21.43%) Refactoring
9 17 (17.35%) Software Engineering
10 15 (15.31%) Kanban
10 15 (15.31%) BDD
11 14 (14.29%) Android Development
12 13 (13.27%) OOD
13 12 (12.24%) UML
13 12 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (12.24%) ATDD
13 12 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (11.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (65.31%) C#
2 49 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 32 (32.65%) SQL
4 20 (20.41%) Java
5 14 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 12 (12.24%) T-SQL
6 12 (12.24%) TypeScript
7 10 (10.20%) Objective-C
8 9 (9.18%) PHP
9 5 (5.10%) Python
10 4 (4.08%) XPath
11 2 (2.04%) XAML
12 1 (1.02%) Ruby
12 1 (1.02%) Scala
12 1 (1.02%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 20 (20.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) MCP
2 2 (2.04%) MCSD
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) SLA
1 2 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Puppet
1 1 (1.02%) CFEngine
1 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (33.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.20%) Oracle
3 4 (4.08%) Zend
4 3 (3.06%) SAP
5 2 (2.04%) Cisco
5 2 (2.04%) IBM
5 2 (2.04%) HP
5 2 (2.04%) Juniper
5 2 (2.04%) VMware
6 1 (1.02%) JBoss
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago