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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 131 106 147
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +41
Permanent jobs citing REST 56 69 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.42% 1.86% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 3.75% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 50 61 34
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +5.12%
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
1651 1842 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.84% 49.56% 53.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1469 1655 2108
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 0 7 £32,000 - 3
Salford - 7 £43,000 -
Bolton +6 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Altrincham +6 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Wigan -19 1 £20,000 -61.90% 1
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 53 (59.55%) JavaScript
2 52 (58.43%) SOAP
3 49 (55.06%) HTML
4 48 (53.93%) XML
4 48 (53.93%) CSS
5 47 (52.81%) Java
6 43 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (40.45%) Web Services
7 36 (40.45%) jQuery
8 35 (39.33%) TDD
9 33 (37.08%) MVC
10 28 (31.46%) PHP
10 28 (31.46%) .NET
10 28 (31.46%) OO
10 28 (31.46%) E-Commerce
11 25 (28.09%) ASP.NET
11 25 (28.09%) JSON
12 23 (25.84%) MySQL
13 22 (24.72%) C#
13 22 (24.72%) Software Engineering
14 20 (22.47%) SQL
14 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
14 20 (22.47%) Linux
15 19 (21.35%) Spring
16 18 (20.22%) WCF
16 18 (20.22%) Servlets
17 17 (19.10%) Zend
17 17 (19.10%) Maven
18 16 (17.98%) Magento
18 16 (17.98%) OOP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (11.24%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.87%) WebSphere
2 7 (7.87%) Node.js
3 3 (3.37%) Liferay
3 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.37%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.12%) CMS
5 1 (1.12%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.12%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.25%) PaaS
2 1 (1.12%) IaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) HTTP
2 2 (2.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.12%) Extranet
3 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.12%) NFC
3 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.84%) MySQL
2 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.48%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.87%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.37%) SQLite
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.25%) DTS
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.12%) Redis
8 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.12%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (19.10%) Maven
2 15 (16.85%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.74%) Xcode
3 6 (6.74%) NUnit
3 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.49%) MSTest
5 3 (3.37%) Subversion
5 3 (3.37%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (3.37%) JUnit
5 3 (3.37%) Mockito
6 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.25%) Selenium
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.12%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.12%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.12%) Behat
7 1 (1.12%) Gradle
General
1 10 (11.24%) Retail
2 8 (8.99%) Marketing
3 7 (7.87%) Finance
4 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 68 (76.40%) Developer
2 18 (20.22%) PHP Developer
3 15 (16.85%) Software Engineer
4 14 (15.73%) Java Developer
5 13 (14.61%) Senior Developer
6 10 (11.24%) .NET Developer
7 9 (10.11%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Android Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Magento Developer
9 6 (6.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 6 (6.74%) MySQL Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Mobile Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (5.62%) PHP Magento Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Consultant
10 5 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Technical Leader
12 3 (3.37%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (58.43%) SOAP
2 49 (55.06%) HTML
3 48 (53.93%) CSS
3 48 (53.93%) XML
4 36 (40.45%) Web Services
4 36 (40.45%) jQuery
5 28 (31.46%) .NET
6 25 (28.09%) ASP.NET
6 25 (28.09%) JSON
7 19 (21.35%) Spring
8 18 (20.22%) Servlets
8 18 (20.22%) WCF
9 16 (17.98%) JMS
10 15 (16.85%) WPF
11 14 (15.73%) Java EE
11 14 (15.73%) Hibernate
11 14 (15.73%) XHTML
12 13 (14.61%) iOS SDK
13 12 (13.48%) AngularJS
13 12 (13.48%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Mobile App
2 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (13.48%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.74%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.49%) Open Source
6 2 (2.25%) Handset
6 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.12%) Clustering
7 1 (1.12%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.12%) DTV
7 1 (1.12%) BBC
7 1 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.47%) Linux
2 14 (15.73%) Android
2 14 (15.73%) Apple iOS
3 10 (11.24%) Windows
4 9 (10.11%) UNIX
5 6 (6.74%) Windows Phone
5 6 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (39.33%) TDD
3 33 (37.08%) MVC
4 28 (31.46%) OO
4 28 (31.46%) E-Commerce
5 22 (24.72%) Software Engineering
6 16 (17.98%) OOP
7 14 (15.73%) Android Development
8 12 (13.48%) BDD
8 12 (13.48%) Scrum
9 11 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (11.24%) Unit Testing
11 9 (10.11%) iOS Development
11 9 (10.11%) OO PHP
11 9 (10.11%) SOA
12 8 (8.99%) UML
12 8 (8.99%) OOD
12 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.87%) MVVM
14 6 (6.74%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 53 (59.55%) JavaScript
2 47 (52.81%) Java
3 28 (31.46%) PHP
4 22 (24.72%) C#
5 20 (22.47%) SQL
6 13 (14.61%) C
7 12 (13.48%) C++
8 9 (10.11%) PL/SQL
9 7 (7.87%) VB.NET
9 7 (7.87%) Objective-C
9 7 (7.87%) XPath
10 6 (6.74%) XAML
11 5 (5.62%) Scala
12 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.12%) PHP5
13 1 (1.12%) Ruby
13 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.12%) Puppet
1 1 (1.12%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Zend
2 14 (15.73%) Oracle
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.74%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.74%) Apple
3 6 (6.74%) VMware
3 6 (6.74%) Google
4 2 (2.25%) hybris
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Sitecore
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Lancashire
DAI Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Greater Manchester, North West
DAI Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £4000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago