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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 70 140 94
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -46
Permanent jobs citing REST 132 56 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.43% 1.36% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.85% 3.04% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 125 53 74
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1492 1844 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.74% 44.63% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1570 1715
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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 - 13 £34,500 - 2
Salford +3 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Cheadle - 2 £51,250 -
Sale - 1 £36,250 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 130 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (46.90%) TDD
3 103 (45.58%) Web Services
4 99 (43.81%) C#
4 99 (43.81%) Java
5 98 (43.36%) SQL Server
5 98 (43.36%) SOAP
6 92 (40.71%) .NET
7 90 (39.82%) JavaScript
8 83 (36.73%) XML
9 75 (33.19%) HTML
10 74 (32.74%) CSS
11 72 (31.86%) Continuous Integration
11 72 (31.86%) Analytical Skills
12 71 (31.42%) Software Engineering
13 63 (27.88%) JSON
13 63 (27.88%) Git (software)
14 60 (26.55%) WCF
15 58 (25.66%) Degree
15 58 (25.66%) Scrum
16 57 (25.22%) Spring
17 56 (24.78%) Windows
18 52 (23.01%) Finance
19 51 (22.57%) LINQ
20 50 (22.12%) UML
21 49 (21.68%) MVC
22 47 (20.80%) NUnit
22 47 (20.80%) jQuery
23 46 (20.35%) Linux
23 46 (20.35%) C++

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 16 (7.08%) WordPress
2 12 (5.31%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.10%) JBoss
4 6 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.65%) CMS
4 6 (2.65%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (2.65%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.77%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.33%) Node.js
7 3 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.33%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.44%) IIS
9 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (5.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.10%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.65%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.21%) Tridion
1 5 (2.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.98%) SaaS
3 6 (2.65%) Office 365
4 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.44%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.18%) Internet
2 12 (5.31%) Intranet
3 3 (1.33%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (43.36%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.37%) MySQL
3 30 (13.27%) Relational Database
4 28 (12.39%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.87%) Big Data
6 8 (3.54%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (27.88%) Git (software)
2 47 (20.80%) NUnit
3 26 (11.50%) Maven
4 22 (9.73%) Subversion
5 21 (9.29%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.98%) Eclipse
7 7 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.10%) ReSharper
7 7 (3.10%) Selenium
7 7 (3.10%) Moq
8 6 (2.65%) Phing
8 6 (2.65%) Ant
9 5 (2.21%) Grunt
10 4 (1.77%) PHPUnit
11 3 (1.33%) MSTest
12 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.88%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.88%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.88%) gulp
13 1 (0.44%) Bower
General
1 52 (23.01%) Finance
2 29 (12.83%) Retail
3 7 (3.10%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.88%) Marketing
4 2 (0.88%) Legal
4 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Advertising
5 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 165 (73.01%) Developer
2 38 (16.81%) Software Developer
2 38 (16.81%) C# Developer
3 31 (13.72%) Software Engineer
4 30 (13.27%) Agile C# Developer
5 27 (11.95%) Senior Developer
6 25 (11.06%) C# Software Developer
7 24 (10.62%) Web Developer
7 24 (10.62%) Java Developer
8 23 (10.18%) .NET Developer
9 20 (8.85%) PHP Developer
10 15 (6.64%) Mobile Developer
11 14 (6.19%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 12 (5.31%) Front-End Developer
13 11 (4.87%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (4.42%) Senior Java Developer
14 10 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
15 8 (3.54%) Lead Developer
15 8 (3.54%) Architect
16 7 (3.10%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (45.58%) Web Services
2 98 (43.36%) SOAP
3 92 (40.71%) .NET
4 83 (36.73%) XML
5 75 (33.19%) HTML
6 74 (32.74%) CSS
7 63 (27.88%) JSON
8 60 (26.55%) WCF
9 57 (25.22%) Spring
10 51 (22.57%) LINQ
11 47 (20.80%) jQuery
12 43 (19.03%) Hibernate
12 43 (19.03%) ASP.NET
13 42 (18.58%) WPF
14 37 (16.37%) Java EE
15 35 (15.49%) MSMQ
16 31 (13.72%) HTML5
17 29 (12.83%) J2EE
18 28 (12.39%) Servlets
19 27 (11.95%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 72 (31.86%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (12.83%) Computer Science
3 27 (11.95%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (11.06%) Mobile App
5 18 (7.96%) User Experience
6 10 (4.42%) iPhone
6 10 (4.42%) iPad
6 10 (4.42%) Blackberry
7 8 (3.54%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.88%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 56 (24.78%) Windows
2 46 (20.35%) Linux
3 28 (12.39%) Android
4 25 (11.06%) UNIX
5 23 (10.18%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.42%) Windows Phone
6 10 (4.42%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (46.90%) TDD
3 72 (31.86%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (31.42%) Software Engineering
5 58 (25.66%) Scrum
6 50 (22.12%) UML
7 49 (21.68%) MVC
8 35 (15.49%) E-Commerce
9 27 (11.95%) OO
9 27 (11.95%) SOA
9 27 (11.95%) BDD
10 25 (11.06%) OOP
10 25 (11.06%) Logistics
11 24 (10.62%) Mentoring
12 23 (10.18%) Android Development
12 23 (10.18%) Software Architecture
13 21 (9.29%) iOS Development
14 19 (8.41%) SDLC
15 17 (7.52%) Web Development
16 16 (7.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (43.81%) C#
1 99 (43.81%) Java
2 90 (39.82%) JavaScript
3 46 (20.35%) C++
4 45 (19.91%) PHP
5 43 (19.03%) SQL
6 37 (16.37%) VBA
7 35 (15.49%) C
8 13 (5.75%) Objective-C
9 8 (3.54%) Scala
10 7 (3.10%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.65%) Python
11 6 (2.65%) XQuery
12 5 (2.21%) XPath
13 4 (1.77%) Perl
14 3 (1.33%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.44%) PHP5
16 1 (0.44%) Ruby
16 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (25.66%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (7.08%) Perforce
2 14 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.87%) Adobe
4 10 (4.42%) Zend
4 10 (4.42%) Symbian
5 9 (3.98%) Oracle
6 5 (2.21%) EPiServer
6 5 (2.21%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.77%) Hitachi
7 4 (1.77%) IBM
8 2 (0.88%) hybris
9 1 (0.44%) Infragistics
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Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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