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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 129 104 150
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +46
Permanent jobs citing REST 58 81 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.41% 2.02% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 4.11% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 52 70 24
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £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
1834 1971 1899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.68% 49.16% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1547 1765 1720
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 - 8 £40,000 -
Wigan - 4 £32,750 - 2
Oldham +7 3 £39,000 +30.00%
Salford -8 3 £60,000 +79.10%
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 -
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 63 (64.29%) C#
2 62 (63.27%) Web Services
3 58 (59.18%) .NET
4 56 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 53 (54.08%) JavaScript
6 51 (52.04%) TDD
6 51 (52.04%) WCF
7 50 (51.02%) HTML
8 42 (42.86%) ASP.NET
8 42 (42.86%) .NET Framework
9 40 (40.82%) Unit Testing
10 37 (37.76%) jQuery
11 36 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (35.71%) CSS
12 35 (35.71%) SQL
12 35 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (34.69%) SOAP
14 32 (32.65%) MVC
15 31 (31.63%) OO
16 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
17 26 (26.53%) Scrum
18 25 (25.51%) SOA
18 25 (25.51%) XML
19 24 (24.49%) LINQ
20 23 (23.47%) N-Tier
21 22 (22.45%) Refactoring
22 21 (21.43%) Degree
22 21 (21.43%) Web Development
22 21 (21.43%) OOP
23 20 (20.41%) Java

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (10.20%) SharePoint
1 10 (10.20%) SharePoint 2010
1 10 (10.20%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.06%) Node.js
4 2 (2.04%) IIS
4 2 (2.04%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (1.02%) Liferay
5 1 (1.02%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.02%) Mule
5 1 (1.02%) WordPress
5 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Magento
2 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.04%) PaaS
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.02%) IaaS
3 1 (1.02%) SaaS
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (4.08%) RFID
3 3 (3.06%) DNS
4 2 (2.04%) SMTP
4 2 (2.04%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.04%) MPLS
5 1 (1.02%) NFC
5 1 (1.02%) VPN
5 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 10 (10.20%) MySQL
4 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.08%) RavenDB
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.08%) Couchbase
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.04%) SQLite
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.02%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (18.37%) SpecFlow
2 12 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (11.22%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.20%) Selenium
4 10 (10.20%) MSTest
5 9 (9.18%) Visual Studio
6 8 (8.16%) NUnit
7 3 (3.06%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.04%) PowerBuilder
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.02%) Mockito
9 1 (1.02%) JUnit
9 1 (1.02%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.02%) Subversion
9 1 (1.02%) Maven
General
1 12 (12.24%) Finance
2 11 (11.22%) Marketing
3 10 (10.20%) Legal
3 10 (10.20%) Billing
4 2 (2.04%) Back Office
4 2 (2.04%) Automotive
5 1 (1.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Games
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (92.86%) Developer
2 30 (30.61%) Senior Developer
3 27 (27.55%) .NET Developer
4 17 (17.35%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Senior Web Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Web Developer
6 10 (10.20%) iOS Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Senior iOS Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Systems Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.08%) C# Web Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Magento Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Agile .NET Developer
11 3 (3.06%) ScrumMaster
11 3 (3.06%) PHP Magento Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Android Developer
11 3 (3.06%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (63.27%) Web Services
2 58 (59.18%) .NET
3 51 (52.04%) WCF
4 50 (51.02%) HTML
5 42 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 42 (42.86%) .NET Framework
6 37 (37.76%) jQuery
7 35 (35.71%) CSS
7 35 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (34.69%) SOAP
9 25 (25.51%) XML
10 24 (24.49%) LINQ
11 19 (19.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 19 (19.39%) AngularJS
12 16 (16.33%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (15.31%) WinForms
13 15 (15.31%) XSLT
14 14 (14.29%) WPF
14 14 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 13 (13.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) N-Tier
2 15 (15.31%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.12%) iPad
3 6 (6.12%) iPhone
4 4 (4.08%) Social Media
5 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.04%) Handset
6 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.02%) Open Source
7 1 (1.02%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.02%) DTV
7 1 (1.02%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Android
2 10 (10.20%) Apple iOS
3 7 (7.14%) Linux
4 6 (6.12%) Windows
5 1 (1.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (52.04%) TDD
2 40 (40.82%) Unit Testing
3 36 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (32.65%) MVC
5 31 (31.63%) OO
6 26 (26.53%) Scrum
7 25 (25.51%) SOA
8 22 (22.45%) Refactoring
9 21 (21.43%) Web Development
9 21 (21.43%) OOP
10 16 (16.33%) BDD
11 15 (15.31%) Kanban
12 14 (14.29%) OOD
13 13 (13.27%) Android Development
13 13 (13.27%) UML
14 12 (12.24%) E-Commerce
14 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
14 12 (12.24%) Time Management
14 12 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (64.29%) C#
2 53 (54.08%) JavaScript
3 35 (35.71%) SQL
4 20 (20.41%) Java
5 13 (13.27%) T-SQL
6 12 (12.24%) TypeScript
7 10 (10.20%) VB.NET
8 9 (9.18%) Objective-C
8 9 (9.18%) PHP
9 4 (4.08%) Python
10 3 (3.06%) XPath
11 1 (1.02%) Scala
11 1 (1.02%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 21 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) MCP
2 2 (2.04%) MCSD
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) SLA
1 2 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.22%) Oracle
3 5 (5.10%) Zend
4 2 (2.04%) Cisco
4 2 (2.04%) Juniper
4 2 (2.04%) JBoss
5 1 (1.02%) SAP
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