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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 120 110 157
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +47
Permanent jobs citing REST 62 80 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.79% 2.21% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.61% 5.08% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 75 31
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
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
1344 1574 1832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.80% 43.48% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1154 1369 1574
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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
Oldham - 6 £26,750 - 2
Cheadle - 4 £47,500 - 1
Stockport +8 2 - -
Bolton - 2 - -
Bury - 2 £34,250 -
Salford - 2 - -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 91 (65.94%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (56.52%) Web Services
3 76 (55.07%) HTML
4 74 (53.62%) JavaScript
5 73 (52.90%) .NET
6 72 (52.17%) CSS
7 68 (49.28%) C#
8 64 (46.38%) SOAP
9 62 (44.93%) MVC
10 61 (44.20%) SOA
10 61 (44.20%) AngularJS
11 58 (42.03%) SQL
12 57 (41.30%) Java
13 53 (38.41%) TDD
14 50 (36.23%) ASP.NET
14 50 (36.23%) OO
15 48 (34.78%) SQL Server
16 47 (34.06%) jQuery
17 42 (30.43%) Software Engineering
18 41 (29.71%) .NET Framework
19 40 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
19 40 (28.99%) HTML5
19 40 (28.99%) Windows
20 39 (28.26%) XML
20 39 (28.26%) Git (software)
20 39 (28.26%) Node.js
21 35 (25.36%) WPF
22 34 (24.64%) HTTP
23 33 (23.91%) Scrum
23 33 (23.91%) NoSQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 39 (28.26%) Node.js
2 12 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.52%) IIS
3 9 (6.52%) WordPress
4 8 (5.80%) nginx
5 7 (5.07%) JBoss
6 6 (4.35%) Apache
6 6 (4.35%) CMS
7 4 (2.90%) Confluence
8 3 (2.17%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.17%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.45%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.45%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Magento
1 4 (2.90%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 32 (23.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (2.90%) GitHub
4 4 (2.90%) PaaS
4 4 (2.90%) SaaS
5 3 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.72%) IaaS
6 1 (0.72%) Office 365
6 1 (0.72%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.64%) HTTP
2 23 (16.67%) Internet
3 8 (5.80%) SSL
4 1 (0.72%) AMQP
4 1 (0.72%) VPN
4 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 33 (23.91%) NoSQL
3 27 (19.57%) MySQL
4 17 (12.32%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (9.42%) MongoDB
6 10 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (7.25%) Redis
7 9 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (4.35%) Big Data
9 2 (1.45%) GIS
9 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.45%) SAP HANA
9 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 39 (28.26%) Git (software)
2 26 (18.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (14.49%) Visual Studio
4 17 (12.32%) JIRA
5 15 (10.87%) Subversion
6 12 (8.70%) Selenium
7 11 (7.97%) NUnit
8 8 (5.80%) Maven
9 7 (5.07%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (4.35%) Eclipse
10 6 (4.35%) Jenkins
11 5 (3.62%) JUnit
11 5 (3.62%) ReSharper
11 5 (3.62%) SonarQube
12 4 (2.90%) Appium
12 4 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (2.90%) FishEye
12 4 (2.90%) gulp
12 4 (2.90%) Mercurial
13 3 (2.17%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (11.59%) Finance
1 16 (11.59%) Retail
2 6 (4.35%) Games
2 6 (4.35%) Law
3 3 (2.17%) iGaming
3 3 (2.17%) Legal
4 2 (1.45%) Banking
4 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (68.84%) Developer
2 34 (24.64%) C# Developer
3 23 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 22 (15.94%) C# Software Engineer
4 22 (15.94%) Software Engineer
5 21 (15.22%) .NET Developer
5 21 (15.22%) .NET Software Engineer
6 20 (14.49%) Java Developer
6 20 (14.49%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 20 (14.49%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 20 (14.49%) Senior Software Engineer
7 19 (13.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (13.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (13.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (12.32%) Web Developer
9 16 (11.59%) PHP Developer
10 15 (10.87%) Agile Developer
11 14 (10.14%) Software Developer
12 12 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (7.97%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (56.52%) Web Services
2 76 (55.07%) HTML
3 73 (52.90%) .NET
4 72 (52.17%) CSS
5 64 (46.38%) SOAP
6 61 (44.20%) AngularJS
7 50 (36.23%) ASP.NET
8 47 (34.06%) jQuery
9 41 (29.71%) .NET Framework
10 40 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 40 (28.99%) HTML5
11 39 (28.26%) XML
12 35 (25.36%) WPF
13 32 (23.19%) ASP.NET Web API
13 32 (23.19%) LINQ
14 30 (21.74%) Entity Framework
15 27 (19.57%) JSON
16 26 (18.84%) CSS3
17 22 (15.94%) Ajax
17 22 (15.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.74%) N-Tier
2 15 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.42%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.62%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.90%) PMI
6 2 (1.45%) Animation
6 2 (1.45%) iPad
6 2 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.45%) Telematics
6 2 (1.45%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) BYOD
7 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.99%) Windows
2 16 (11.59%) Linux
3 8 (5.80%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.35%) Unix
5 3 (2.17%) CoreOS
6 2 (1.45%) Android
7 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (65.94%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (44.93%) MVC
3 61 (44.20%) SOA
4 53 (38.41%) TDD
5 50 (36.23%) OO
6 42 (30.43%) Software Engineering
7 33 (23.91%) Scrum
8 31 (22.46%) Web Development
9 25 (18.12%) BDD
10 23 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (16.67%) Multithreading
11 17 (12.32%) Mentoring
12 15 (10.87%) Unit Testing
13 13 (9.42%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (8.70%) E-Commerce
15 11 (7.97%) Kanban
15 11 (7.97%) OOP
15 11 (7.97%) Open Source
16 10 (7.25%) UML
17 9 (6.52%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (53.62%) JavaScript
2 68 (49.28%) C#
3 58 (42.03%) SQL
4 57 (41.30%) Java
5 31 (22.46%) PHP
6 20 (14.49%) Python
6 20 (14.49%) TypeScript
7 16 (11.59%) Ruby
8 14 (10.14%) C
9 10 (7.25%) C++
9 10 (7.25%) T-SQL
9 10 (7.25%) VBA
10 9 (6.52%) Go
11 6 (4.35%) Scala
12 5 (3.62%) XPath
13 4 (2.90%) Objective-C
14 3 (2.17%) XQuery
15 1 (0.72%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.72%) ES6
15 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.87%) Degree
2 8 (5.80%) ISEB
2 8 (5.80%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.90%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.87%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (6.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.72%) Varnish
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.35%) Puppet
2 3 (2.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (9.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.07%) Oracle
3 5 (3.62%) Ektron
3 5 (3.62%) Perforce
4 4 (2.90%) Adobe
4 4 (2.90%) Facebook
4 4 (2.90%) Google
4 4 (2.90%) Zend
5 3 (2.17%) Apple
5 3 (2.17%) VMware
5 3 (2.17%) webMethods
6 2 (1.45%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.45%) ESRI
6 2 (1.45%) SAP
6 2 (1.45%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.72%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.72%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.72%) IBM
7 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.72%) ServiceNow
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