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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 158 117 140
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +23
Permanent jobs citing REST 39 67 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.92% 1.75% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.20% 3.46% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 27 59 53
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,900 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -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
1772 1937 2182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.63% 50.61% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1521 1720 1998
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,404 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +1 4 £43,000 - 1
Bolton - 2 £40,000 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 - 1
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 67 (69.79%) HTML
2 66 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 61 (63.54%) CSS
4 60 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (57.29%) Web Services
6 47 (48.96%) SOAP
7 45 (46.88%) .NET
8 43 (44.79%) TDD
8 43 (44.79%) jQuery
9 40 (41.67%) ASP.NET
9 40 (41.67%) OO
10 39 (40.63%) C#
11 38 (39.58%) MVC
12 34 (35.42%) SQL
13 33 (34.38%) SQL Server
13 33 (34.38%) XML
13 33 (34.38%) WCF
14 29 (30.21%) Java
15 25 (26.04%) PHP
15 25 (26.04%) Unit Testing
16 23 (23.96%) MySQL
16 23 (23.96%) E-Commerce
17 22 (22.92%) Mentoring
18 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
19 20 (20.83%) BDD
19 20 (20.83%) AngularJS
19 20 (20.83%) .NET Framework
20 18 (18.75%) OOP
21 17 (17.71%) Scrum
21 17 (17.71%) Zend

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 9 (9.38%) Tomcat
1 9 (9.38%) Node.js
2 3 (3.13%) Liferay
2 3 (3.13%) ColdFusion
2 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (1.04%) Apache
4 1 (1.04%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.04%) Mule
4 1 (1.04%) WordPress
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Magento
2 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) PaaS
2 1 (1.04%) IaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) MPLS
2 2 (2.08%) SMTP
2 2 (2.08%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.08%) HTTP
2 2 (2.08%) DNS
3 1 (1.04%) VPN
3 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.04%) NFC
3 1 (1.04%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 23 (23.96%) MySQL
3 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.08%) DTS
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.08%) SQLite
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) DB2
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) SpecFlow
2 9 (9.38%) MSTest
2 9 (9.38%) Selenium
2 9 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.38%) NUnit
3 7 (7.29%) Eclipse
4 6 (6.25%) Xcode
4 6 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.21%) Maven
6 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.13%) JUnit
7 3 (3.13%) PowerBuilder
7 3 (3.13%) Subversion
7 3 (3.13%) Mockito
8 2 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.04%) Gradle
9 1 (1.04%) NetBeans
General
1 14 (14.58%) Marketing
2 12 (12.50%) Finance
3 8 (8.33%) Billing
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Automotive
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.08%) Electronics
5 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (89.58%) Developer
2 22 (22.92%) Senior Developer
3 17 (17.71%) .NET Developer
4 14 (14.58%) Java Developer
4 14 (14.58%) Software Developer
4 14 (14.58%) PHP Developer
5 11 (11.46%) C# Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Magento Developer
7 7 (7.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 7 (7.29%) PHP Magento Developer
7 7 (7.29%) MySQL Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Lead Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Systems Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (69.79%) HTML
2 61 (63.54%) CSS
3 55 (57.29%) Web Services
4 47 (48.96%) SOAP
5 45 (46.88%) .NET
6 43 (44.79%) jQuery
7 40 (41.67%) ASP.NET
8 33 (34.38%) XML
8 33 (34.38%) WCF
9 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (20.83%) AngularJS
10 20 (20.83%) .NET Framework
11 16 (16.67%) LINQ
12 14 (14.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 14 (14.58%) WPF
13 13 (13.54%) JSON
14 12 (12.50%) HTML5
14 12 (12.50%) Backbone.js
15 11 (11.46%) XHTML
16 10 (10.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Mobile App
2 12 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.21%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.13%) iPad
5 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.13%) iPhone
5 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.08%) Open Source
6 2 (2.08%) DTV
6 2 (2.08%) Handset
7 1 (1.04%) Clustering
7 1 (1.04%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.04%) BBC
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Android
1 11 (11.46%) Apple iOS
2 9 (9.38%) Linux
3 8 (8.33%) Windows
4 6 (6.25%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.04%) UNIX
6 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (44.79%) TDD
3 40 (41.67%) OO
4 38 (39.58%) MVC
5 25 (26.04%) Unit Testing
6 23 (23.96%) E-Commerce
7 22 (22.92%) Mentoring
8 20 (20.83%) BDD
9 18 (18.75%) OOP
10 17 (17.71%) Scrum
11 14 (14.58%) SOA
12 13 (13.54%) UML
12 13 (13.54%) Refactoring
13 12 (12.50%) OOD
14 11 (11.46%) Web Development
14 11 (11.46%) Android Development
15 10 (10.42%) Software Engineering
16 9 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (9.38%) Coaching
16 9 (9.38%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 39 (40.63%) C#
3 34 (35.42%) SQL
4 29 (30.21%) Java
5 25 (26.04%) PHP
6 10 (10.42%) T-SQL
7 9 (9.38%) Objective-C
8 6 (6.25%) XAML
8 6 (6.25%) VB.NET
9 5 (5.21%) TypeScript
9 5 (5.21%) XPath
10 3 (3.13%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.08%) Python
11 2 (2.08%) Scala
12 1 (1.04%) PHP5
12 1 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Zend
2 15 (15.63%) Oracle
3 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.25%) Apple
4 6 (6.25%) Google
5 2 (2.08%) hybris
5 2 (2.08%) VMware
5 2 (2.08%) Juniper
5 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.08%) SAP
5 2 (2.08%) Cisco
6 1 (1.04%) IBM
Manchester
Auburn Rose
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Support
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Auburn Rose
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago