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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 144 114 157
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +43
Permanent jobs citing REST 41 64 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.01% 1.71% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 3.43% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 27
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £32,556
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
1762 1864 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.58% 49.69% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1503 1664 1770
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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
Rochdale - 6 £39,500 -
Wigan - 5 £32,500 - 1
Salford +3 3 £60,000 +84.61%
Oldham - 2 £39,000 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 58 (62.37%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (60.22%) Web Services
3 55 (59.14%) C#
4 52 (55.91%) TDD
5 51 (54.84%) .NET
5 51 (54.84%) SQL Server
6 49 (52.69%) HTML
6 49 (52.69%) JavaScript
6 49 (52.69%) WCF
7 39 (41.94%) ASP.NET
7 39 (41.94%) CSS
8 38 (40.86%) Unit Testing
9 35 (37.63%) SQL
9 35 (37.63%) SOAP
9 35 (37.63%) jQuery
10 34 (36.56%) .NET Framework
11 31 (33.33%) OO
12 29 (31.18%) MVC
13 28 (30.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (30.11%) Mentoring
14 24 (25.81%) XML
14 24 (25.81%) SOA
15 23 (24.73%) Microsoft
15 23 (24.73%) Scrum
15 23 (24.73%) LINQ
16 22 (23.66%) OOP
16 22 (23.66%) N-Tier
17 21 (22.58%) Refactoring
17 21 (22.58%) AngularJS
18 20 (21.51%) Web Development

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
1 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
1 7 (7.53%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (7.53%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (4.30%) Node.js
3 3 (3.23%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.15%) IIS
4 2 (2.15%) Liferay
5 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.08%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.08%) Mule
5 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Magento
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) PaaS
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.08%) IaaS
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.05%) Internet
2 3 (3.23%) DNS
3 2 (2.15%) SMTP
3 2 (2.15%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.15%) MPLS
4 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.08%) NFC
4 1 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.98%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.83%) MySQL
4 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.15%) DTS
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) DB2
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (18.28%) SpecFlow
2 12 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (10.75%) MSTest
3 10 (10.75%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.75%) Selenium
4 8 (8.60%) NUnit
5 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.23%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (2.15%) Subversion
7 2 (2.15%) Maven
7 2 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.15%) JUnit
7 2 (2.15%) Mockito
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.08%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (12.90%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Marketing
3 10 (10.75%) Billing
4 7 (7.53%) Legal
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Automotive
6 1 (1.08%) Electronics
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (92.47%) Developer
2 31 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 24 (25.81%) .NET Developer
4 18 (19.35%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.83%) Senior Web Developer
5 11 (11.83%) Web Developer
6 10 (10.75%) iOS Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Java Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Senior iOS Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Magento Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Systems Developer
10 5 (5.38%) PHP Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (4.30%) MySQL Developer
11 4 (4.30%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (4.30%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (4.30%) PHP Magento Developer
11 4 (4.30%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (60.22%) Web Services
2 51 (54.84%) .NET
3 49 (52.69%) HTML
3 49 (52.69%) WCF
4 39 (41.94%) ASP.NET
4 39 (41.94%) CSS
5 35 (37.63%) jQuery
5 35 (37.63%) SOAP
6 34 (36.56%) .NET Framework
7 28 (30.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (25.81%) XML
9 23 (24.73%) LINQ
10 21 (22.58%) AngularJS
11 15 (16.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 15 (16.13%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (15.05%) WinForms
12 14 (15.05%) XSLT
13 13 (13.98%) WPF
14 12 (12.90%) RESTful
14 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) N-Tier
2 13 (13.98%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.45%) iPad
3 6 (6.45%) iPhone
4 3 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.15%) Handset
5 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.08%) DTV
6 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Android
1 10 (10.75%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.45%) Linux
3 2 (2.15%) Windows
4 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (62.37%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (55.91%) TDD
3 38 (40.86%) Unit Testing
4 31 (33.33%) OO
5 29 (31.18%) MVC
6 28 (30.11%) Mentoring
7 24 (25.81%) SOA
8 23 (24.73%) Scrum
9 22 (23.66%) OOP
10 21 (22.58%) Refactoring
11 20 (21.51%) Web Development
12 17 (18.28%) BDD
13 15 (16.13%) E-Commerce
14 14 (15.05%) OOD
14 14 (15.05%) Kanban
15 13 (13.98%) UML
16 11 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (11.83%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (11.83%) Software Testing
16 11 (11.83%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.14%) C#
2 49 (52.69%) JavaScript
3 35 (37.63%) SQL
4 19 (20.43%) Java
5 13 (13.98%) PHP
5 13 (13.98%) T-SQL
6 11 (11.83%) TypeScript
7 9 (9.68%) Objective-C
8 7 (7.53%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.23%) Python
9 3 (3.23%) XPath
10 1 (1.08%) PHP5
10 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) MCP
2 2 (2.15%) MCSD
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (24.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.90%) Oracle
3 8 (8.60%) Zend
4 2 (2.15%) hybris
4 2 (2.15%) Juniper
4 2 (2.15%) JBoss
4 2 (2.15%) Cisco
5 1 (1.08%) SAP
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Posted: Yesterday
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Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
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Greater Manchester
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Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
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