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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 111 140 131
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Permanent jobs citing REST 73 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.89% 1.10% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.41% 2.38% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 69 40 34
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
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
1656 1887 2089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.88% 46.31% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1447 1632 1914
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +24 13 £32,000 -5.88% 1
Salford - 2 £43,000 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 76 (61.79%) XML
2 71 (57.72%) Java
3 70 (56.91%) SOAP
4 66 (53.66%) TDD
5 59 (47.97%) JavaScript
6 58 (47.15%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (44.72%) HTML
8 52 (42.28%) CSS
9 48 (39.02%) Web Services
10 43 (34.96%) Software Engineering
11 42 (34.15%) SQL Server
12 39 (31.71%) JSON
13 37 (30.08%) Spring
14 36 (29.27%) .NET
14 36 (29.27%) jQuery
15 35 (28.46%) C#
15 35 (28.46%) Linux
15 35 (28.46%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (27.64%) E-Commerce
16 34 (27.64%) Degree
17 32 (26.02%) Servlets
17 32 (26.02%) Hibernate
18 31 (25.20%) Maven
19 30 (24.39%) PHP
19 30 (24.39%) JMS
20 29 (23.58%) MVC
21 27 (21.95%) OO
21 27 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
22 26 (21.14%) C
22 26 (21.14%) SQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 9 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.07%) Node.js
4 3 (2.44%) Liferay
4 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.63%) WordPress
6 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Magento
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.88%) HTTP
2 3 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 24 (19.51%) Relational Database
3 22 (17.89%) MySQL
4 14 (11.38%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.88%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.44%) SQLite
7 2 (1.63%) Big Data
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.81%) Redis
8 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (25.20%) Maven
2 20 (16.26%) Git (software)
3 18 (14.63%) NUnit
3 18 (14.63%) Eclipse
4 8 (6.50%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.07%) Xcode
5 5 (4.07%) MSTest
6 3 (2.44%) Mockito
6 3 (2.44%) JUnit
6 3 (2.44%) Grunt
7 2 (1.63%) Subversion
7 2 (1.63%) Gradle
7 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.81%) Behat
8 1 (0.81%) Selenium
8 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.81%) Bower
General
1 20 (16.26%) Finance
2 17 (13.82%) Retail
3 7 (5.69%) Marketing
4 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 86 (69.92%) Developer
2 31 (25.20%) Software Engineer
3 21 (17.07%) Senior Developer
4 18 (14.63%) Software Developer
5 16 (13.01%) Java Developer
6 14 (11.38%) PHP Developer
7 12 (9.76%) C# Developer
7 12 (9.76%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (9.76%) Agile C# Developer
8 11 (8.94%) .NET Developer
9 10 (8.13%) Android Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Applications Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Web Applications Developer
11 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Mobile Developer
12 5 (4.07%) iOS Developer
12 5 (4.07%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (4.07%) Senior PHP Developer
12 5 (4.07%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (61.79%) XML
2 70 (56.91%) SOAP
3 55 (44.72%) HTML
4 52 (42.28%) CSS
5 48 (39.02%) Web Services
6 39 (31.71%) JSON
7 37 (30.08%) Spring
8 36 (29.27%) .NET
8 36 (29.27%) jQuery
9 32 (26.02%) Hibernate
9 32 (26.02%) Servlets
10 30 (24.39%) JMS
11 25 (20.33%) WPF
12 24 (19.51%) RabbitMQ
12 24 (19.51%) WCF
13 23 (18.70%) Java EE
13 23 (18.70%) ActiveMQ
13 23 (18.70%) WSDL
14 21 (17.07%) XHTML
15 18 (14.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.46%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (17.89%) Mobile App
3 15 (12.20%) Computer Science
4 14 (11.38%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.88%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.44%) Open Source
7 2 (1.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.81%) DTV
8 1 (0.81%) BBC
8 1 (0.81%) Handset
8 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.46%) Linux
2 23 (18.70%) UNIX
3 20 (16.26%) Windows
3 20 (16.26%) Android
3 20 (16.26%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.07%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (53.66%) TDD
2 58 (47.15%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (34.96%) Software Engineering
4 34 (27.64%) E-Commerce
5 29 (23.58%) MVC
6 27 (21.95%) OO
6 27 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (20.33%) OOP
8 20 (16.26%) Android Development
9 18 (14.63%) UML
10 16 (13.01%) Scrum
11 15 (12.20%) OOD
11 15 (12.20%) iOS Development
11 15 (12.20%) BDD
12 14 (11.38%) Mentoring
12 14 (11.38%) Unit Testing
13 13 (10.57%) Software Architecture
13 13 (10.57%) Logistics
14 10 (8.13%) Automated Testing
14 10 (8.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (57.72%) Java
2 59 (47.97%) JavaScript
3 35 (28.46%) C#
4 30 (24.39%) PHP
5 26 (21.14%) SQL
5 26 (21.14%) C
6 25 (20.33%) C++
7 12 (9.76%) VBA
8 11 (8.94%) PL/SQL
9 10 (8.13%) Objective-C
10 8 (6.50%) XPath
10 8 (6.50%) Python
10 8 (6.50%) VB.NET
11 5 (4.07%) XAML
11 5 (4.07%) Scala
11 5 (4.07%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (27.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.81%) Puppet
1 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (10.57%) Oracle
2 12 (9.76%) Zend
3 6 (4.88%) VMware
3 6 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.07%) Apple
4 5 (4.07%) Google
5 3 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.63%) Perforce
7 1 (0.81%) SAP
7 1 (0.81%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
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