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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 143 115 139
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +24
Permanent jobs citing REST 51 65 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.21% 1.73% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.85% 3.41% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 38 57 53
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1788 1908 2347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.34% 50.69% 53.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1703 2156
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £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
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Salford - 6 £43,000 -
Bolton +5 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Stockport -8 2 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Altrincham - 2 £52,500 - 1
Wigan -12 1 £20,000 -61.90%
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 62 (67.39%) HTML
3 61 (66.30%) CSS
4 52 (56.52%) SOAP
5 50 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (53.26%) Web Services
7 44 (47.83%) jQuery
8 38 (41.30%) XML
8 38 (41.30%) .NET
9 37 (40.22%) Java
10 36 (39.13%) MVC
11 34 (36.96%) TDD
12 33 (35.87%) OO
12 33 (35.87%) ASP.NET
13 32 (34.78%) PHP
14 28 (30.43%) C#
15 27 (29.35%) SQL
16 26 (28.26%) MySQL
17 23 (25.00%) SQL Server
18 22 (23.91%) E-Commerce
18 22 (23.91%) WCF
19 19 (20.65%) Zend
19 19 (20.65%) BDD
20 18 (19.57%) JSON
20 18 (19.57%) Magento
21 16 (17.39%) AngularJS
22 15 (16.30%) Mentoring
22 15 (16.30%) OOP
22 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
23 14 (15.22%) Scrum

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (11.96%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.87%) Node.js
3 5 (5.43%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.26%) ColdFusion
4 3 (3.26%) Liferay
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.17%) JBoss
6 1 (1.09%) Apache
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.09%) CMS
6 1 (1.09%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.09%) Mule
6 1 (1.09%) WordPress
6 1 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (19.57%) Magento
2 2 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) PaaS
2 1 (1.09%) IaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) Internet
2 4 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) VPN
3 1 (1.09%) DNS
3 1 (1.09%) SMTP
3 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.09%) Extranet
3 1 (1.09%) MPLS
3 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.09%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.26%) MySQL
2 23 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.26%) SQLite
5 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.17%) DTS
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Eclipse
2 9 (9.78%) NUnit
2 9 (9.78%) Maven
3 8 (8.70%) MSTest
4 7 (7.61%) Selenium
5 6 (6.52%) SpecFlow
5 6 (6.52%) Xcode
6 4 (4.35%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.26%) Mockito
7 3 (3.26%) Subversion
7 3 (3.26%) PowerBuilder
7 3 (3.26%) JUnit
7 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.09%) Gradle
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (1.09%) NetBeans
General
1 13 (14.13%) Marketing
2 11 (11.96%) Finance
3 6 (6.52%) Billing
4 5 (5.43%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.17%) Electronics
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (85.87%) Developer
2 19 (20.65%) PHP Developer
3 16 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 15 (16.30%) .NET Developer
4 15 (16.30%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.96%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Magento Developer
7 7 (7.61%) PHP Magento Developer
7 7 (7.61%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 7 (7.61%) MySQL Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Android Developer
9 5 (5.43%) Senior PHP Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Technical Leader
10 4 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (67.39%) HTML
2 61 (66.30%) CSS
3 52 (56.52%) SOAP
4 49 (53.26%) Web Services
5 44 (47.83%) jQuery
6 38 (41.30%) XML
6 38 (41.30%) .NET
7 33 (35.87%) ASP.NET
8 22 (23.91%) WCF
9 18 (19.57%) JSON
10 16 (17.39%) AngularJS
11 14 (15.22%) Backbone.js
11 14 (15.22%) .NET Framework
11 14 (15.22%) XHTML
12 13 (14.13%) Spring
12 13 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (13.04%) J2EE
14 11 (11.96%) WPF
14 11 (11.96%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Mobile App
2 10 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.52%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.35%) Open Source
6 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.17%) Handset
7 2 (2.17%) DTV
8 1 (1.09%) BBC
8 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.09%) Clustering
8 1 (1.09%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.09%) iPhone
8 1 (1.09%) User Experience
8 1 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.04%) Linux
1 12 (13.04%) Android
1 12 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 8 (8.70%) Windows
3 6 (6.52%) Windows Phone
4 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.26%) UNIX
6 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.13%) MVC
3 34 (36.96%) TDD
4 33 (35.87%) OO
5 22 (23.91%) E-Commerce
6 19 (20.65%) BDD
7 15 (16.30%) Mentoring
7 15 (16.30%) OOP
7 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
8 14 (15.22%) Scrum
9 12 (13.04%) UML
9 12 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 12 (13.04%) Android Development
10 11 (11.96%) OOD
11 10 (10.87%) OO PHP
12 7 (7.61%) iOS Development
12 7 (7.61%) Coaching
12 7 (7.61%) Refactoring
13 6 (6.52%) Test Strategy
13 6 (6.52%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 37 (40.22%) Java
3 32 (34.78%) PHP
4 28 (30.43%) C#
5 27 (29.35%) SQL
6 7 (7.61%) VB.NET
6 7 (7.61%) Objective-C
7 6 (6.52%) XPath
7 6 (6.52%) XAML
7 6 (6.52%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.35%) C++
8 4 (4.35%) C
8 4 (4.35%) Scala
9 2 (2.17%) Python
10 1 (1.09%) Ruby
10 1 (1.09%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (20.65%) Zend
2 13 (14.13%) Oracle
2 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.52%) Apple
3 6 (6.52%) Google
4 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (2.17%) SAP
5 2 (2.17%) hybris
6 1 (1.09%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco
6 1 (1.09%) IBM
6 1 (1.09%) Juniper
Bolton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Auburn Rose
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago