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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 106 151 136
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -15
Permanent jobs citing REST 80 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.21% 0.83% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.08% 1.81% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75 31 34
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £26,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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
1575 1825 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.53% 45.98% 51.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1571 1971
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 £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +15 14 £34,500 -18.82% 2
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 82 (60.29%) Java
2 77 (56.62%) XML
3 76 (55.88%) SOAP
4 71 (52.21%) TDD
5 61 (44.85%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (44.12%) JavaScript
7 56 (41.18%) HTML
8 55 (40.44%) Web Services
8 55 (40.44%) CSS
9 53 (38.97%) SQL Server
10 51 (37.50%) Software Engineering
11 48 (35.29%) Spring
12 46 (33.82%) JSON
13 44 (32.35%) Degree
14 42 (30.88%) C#
15 41 (30.15%) Analytical Skills
16 40 (29.41%) Linux
17 39 (28.68%) .NET
18 38 (27.94%) Servlets
19 37 (27.21%) Hibernate
20 35 (25.74%) E-Commerce
20 35 (25.74%) Maven
21 34 (25.00%) JMS
21 34 (25.00%) MVC
22 33 (24.26%) C
22 33 (24.26%) jQuery
23 32 (23.53%) C++
24 31 (22.79%) Continuous Integration
25 30 (22.06%) SQL
26 28 (20.59%) Java EE

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 11 (8.09%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.41%) CMS
2 6 (4.41%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.68%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.94%) Node.js
4 4 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (2.21%) Liferay
5 3 (2.21%) WordPress
6 2 (1.47%) JBoss
6 2 (1.47%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Magento
2 4 (2.94%) Tridion
3 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.68%) SaaS
4 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.15%) Internet
2 6 (4.41%) HTTP
3 1 (0.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (38.97%) SQL Server
2 28 (20.59%) Relational Database
3 18 (13.24%) MySQL
3 18 (13.24%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.21%) Big Data
5 3 (2.21%) SQLite
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) Redis
6 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 35 (25.74%) Maven
2 24 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 20 (14.71%) NUnit
4 18 (13.24%) Eclipse
5 10 (7.35%) Visual Studio
6 7 (5.15%) MSTest
7 5 (3.68%) Grunt
8 4 (2.94%) Subversion
9 3 (2.21%) JUnit
9 3 (2.21%) Mockito
10 2 (1.47%) Gradle
10 2 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.74%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.74%) Behat
11 1 (0.74%) Xcode
11 1 (0.74%) Selenium
11 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.74%) Bower
General
1 21 (15.44%) Retail
2 20 (14.71%) Finance
3 4 (2.94%) Marketing
3 4 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.74%) Electronics
5 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 90 (66.18%) Developer
2 36 (26.47%) Software Engineer
3 25 (18.38%) Senior Developer
4 20 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 14 (10.29%) .NET Developer
5 14 (10.29%) C# Developer
5 14 (10.29%) Software Developer
6 12 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
6 12 (8.82%) Agile C# Developer
7 10 (7.35%) Android Developer
7 10 (7.35%) PHP Developer
8 9 (6.62%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.62%) Web Developer
9 8 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (5.15%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (4.41%) Web Applications Developer
11 6 (4.41%) Consultant
11 6 (4.41%) Applications Developer
12 5 (3.68%) Senior PHP Developer
12 5 (3.68%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (56.62%) XML
2 76 (55.88%) SOAP
3 56 (41.18%) HTML
4 55 (40.44%) CSS
4 55 (40.44%) Web Services
5 48 (35.29%) Spring
6 46 (33.82%) JSON
7 39 (28.68%) .NET
8 38 (27.94%) Servlets
9 37 (27.21%) Hibernate
10 34 (25.00%) JMS
11 33 (24.26%) jQuery
12 28 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
12 28 (20.59%) Java EE
13 27 (19.85%) WSDL
13 27 (19.85%) ActiveMQ
14 25 (18.38%) WCF
15 21 (15.44%) WPF
15 21 (15.44%) ASP.NET
16 19 (13.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (30.15%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (13.97%) Mobile App
2 19 (13.97%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.94%) User Experience
5 3 (2.21%) Open Source
5 3 (2.21%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.21%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.74%) DTV
6 1 (0.74%) BBC
6 1 (0.74%) Handset
6 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 40 (29.41%) Linux
2 27 (19.85%) UNIX
3 18 (13.24%) Android
3 18 (13.24%) Apple iOS
4 17 (12.50%) Windows
5 6 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (52.21%) TDD
2 61 (44.85%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 35 (25.74%) E-Commerce
5 34 (25.00%) MVC
6 31 (22.79%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (19.85%) OOP
8 24 (17.65%) Scrum
9 19 (13.97%) OO
10 18 (13.24%) UML
10 18 (13.24%) Android Development
11 17 (12.50%) Software Architecture
11 17 (12.50%) Logistics
12 16 (11.76%) BDD
12 16 (11.76%) Unit Testing
12 16 (11.76%) Mentoring
13 15 (11.03%) OOD
14 13 (9.56%) iOS Development
15 11 (8.09%) Web Development
16 10 (7.35%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (60.29%) Java
2 60 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 42 (30.88%) C#
4 33 (24.26%) C
5 32 (23.53%) C++
6 30 (22.06%) SQL
7 27 (19.85%) PHP
8 12 (8.82%) VBA
9 11 (8.09%) XPath
9 11 (8.09%) PL/SQL
10 9 (6.62%) Python
11 8 (5.88%) Objective-C
12 7 (5.15%) Scala
12 7 (5.15%) T-SQL
13 5 (3.68%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.74%) Ruby
14 1 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 44 (32.35%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.74%) Puppet
1 1 (0.74%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.74%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (8.82%) Oracle
2 8 (5.88%) Zend
3 6 (4.41%) VMware
3 6 (4.41%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.68%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.94%) EPiServer
5 4 (2.94%) Adobe
5 4 (2.94%) Hitachi
6 3 (2.21%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.21%) Perforce
7 2 (1.47%) hybris
8 1 (0.74%) Google
8 1 (0.74%) Apple
8 1 (0.74%) SAP
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