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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 69 117 112
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -5
Permanent jobs citing REST 132 66 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.67% 1.65% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.87% 3.73% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 123 59 64
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £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
1488 1770 2087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.38% 44.34% 50.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1275 1488 1876
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 28 July 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 July 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 +19 13 £34,500 -18.82% 1
Salford +6 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 5 £32,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £47,500 - 2
Sale - 1 £36,250 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 106 (50.24%) SOAP
2 105 (49.76%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (48.34%) Java
4 101 (47.87%) SQL Server
5 100 (47.39%) Web Services
5 100 (47.39%) TDD
6 94 (44.55%) XML
7 88 (41.71%) C#
8 84 (39.81%) .NET
9 76 (36.02%) JavaScript
10 74 (35.07%) Analytical Skills
11 73 (34.60%) HTML
12 70 (33.18%) CSS
13 69 (32.70%) Software Engineering
14 63 (29.86%) Degree
15 62 (29.38%) JSON
15 62 (29.38%) Continuous Integration
15 62 (29.38%) Git (software)
16 56 (26.54%) WCF
16 56 (26.54%) Spring
17 53 (25.12%) Windows
17 53 (25.12%) Finance
18 49 (23.22%) Linux
18 49 (23.22%) UML
19 48 (22.75%) LINQ
20 46 (21.80%) Hibernate
21 44 (20.85%) Scrum
21 44 (20.85%) NUnit
22 42 (19.91%) C++
23 41 (19.43%) WPF

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (6.64%) WordPress
2 13 (6.16%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.32%) JBoss
4 6 (2.84%) CMS
4 6 (2.84%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.37%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (2.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (1.90%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.42%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.95%) Node.js
8 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.47%) Liferay
9 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.47%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Magento
1 5 (2.37%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 39 (18.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.79%) SaaS
2 8 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.42%) Office 365
4 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.43%) Internet
2 11 (5.21%) Intranet
3 2 (0.95%) HTTP
4 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (47.87%) SQL Server
2 36 (17.06%) Relational Database
3 31 (14.69%) MySQL
4 27 (12.80%) RDBMS
5 10 (4.74%) Big Data
6 9 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.42%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 62 (29.38%) Git (software)
2 44 (20.85%) NUnit
3 33 (15.64%) Maven
4 17 (8.06%) Visual Studio
5 15 (7.11%) Subversion
6 7 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.32%) Eclipse
6 7 (3.32%) Grunt
7 5 (2.37%) MSTest
8 4 (1.90%) gulp
9 3 (1.42%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.95%) Gradle
10 2 (0.95%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.95%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.95%) Selenium
10 2 (0.95%) Moq
11 1 (0.47%) Mockito
11 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.47%) JIRA
11 1 (0.47%) Ant
General
1 53 (25.12%) Finance
2 30 (14.22%) Retail
3 7 (3.32%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.95%) Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Games
6 1 (0.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 145 (68.72%) Developer
2 39 (18.48%) C# Developer
3 37 (17.54%) Software Engineer
4 34 (16.11%) Agile C# Developer
4 34 (16.11%) Software Developer
5 29 (13.74%) C# Software Developer
6 27 (12.80%) Senior Developer
7 23 (10.90%) .NET Developer
8 19 (9.00%) Web Developer
8 19 (9.00%) Java Developer
9 16 (7.58%) PHP Developer
10 12 (5.69%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (5.69%) Mobile Developer
11 11 (5.21%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 11 (5.21%) Senior Java Developer
12 10 (4.74%) Front-End Developer
13 9 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (4.27%) Applications Developer
13 9 (4.27%) iOS Developer
14 8 (3.79%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (50.24%) SOAP
2 100 (47.39%) Web Services
3 94 (44.55%) XML
4 84 (39.81%) .NET
5 73 (34.60%) HTML
6 70 (33.18%) CSS
7 62 (29.38%) JSON
8 56 (26.54%) WCF
8 56 (26.54%) Spring
9 48 (22.75%) LINQ
10 46 (21.80%) Hibernate
11 41 (19.43%) WPF
12 38 (18.01%) jQuery
13 37 (17.54%) MSMQ
14 35 (16.59%) Servlets
14 35 (16.59%) Java EE
15 34 (16.11%) JMS
16 33 (15.64%) ActiveMQ
17 32 (15.17%) ASP.NET
18 31 (14.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 74 (35.07%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (12.80%) Computer Science
3 26 (12.32%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (11.85%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.27%) User Experience
6 7 (3.32%) iPad
6 7 (3.32%) iPhone
6 7 (3.32%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.37%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.42%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.95%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 53 (25.12%) Windows
2 49 (23.22%) Linux
3 31 (14.69%) UNIX
4 28 (13.27%) Android
5 25 (11.85%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.32%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (3.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (49.76%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (47.39%) TDD
3 69 (32.70%) Software Engineering
4 62 (29.38%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (23.22%) UML
6 44 (20.85%) Scrum
7 37 (17.54%) E-Commerce
8 36 (17.06%) MVC
9 27 (12.80%) OOP
10 24 (11.37%) Android Development
10 24 (11.37%) Logistics
11 23 (10.90%) iOS Development
12 22 (10.43%) Software Architecture
13 21 (9.95%) Unit Testing
13 21 (9.95%) Web Development
14 20 (9.48%) BDD
14 20 (9.48%) OO
14 20 (9.48%) Mentoring
15 16 (7.58%) System Testing
15 16 (7.58%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 102 (48.34%) Java
2 88 (41.71%) C#
3 76 (36.02%) JavaScript
4 42 (19.91%) C++
5 38 (18.01%) PHP
6 37 (17.54%) VBA
7 35 (16.59%) C
7 35 (16.59%) SQL
8 15 (7.11%) Objective-C
9 9 (4.27%) Python
10 6 (2.84%) Apple Swift
10 6 (2.84%) XPath
11 5 (2.37%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.90%) Perl
12 4 (1.90%) XQuery
12 4 (1.90%) Scala
13 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.47%) PHP5
15 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 63 (29.86%) Degree
2 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Puppet
1 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (6.64%) Perforce
2 10 (4.74%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.27%) Zend
4 7 (3.32%) Symbian
4 7 (3.32%) Oracle
5 6 (2.84%) Adobe
6 5 (2.37%) Sitecore
6 5 (2.37%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.90%) Hitachi
7 4 (1.90%) IBM
8 2 (0.95%) hybris
9 1 (0.47%) Infragistics
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 20 days ago