The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / North West
Rank 122 133 146
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Permanent jobs citing REST 132 100 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.22% 1.80% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.28% 4.86% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 99 85 97
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2499 2059 2863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.99% 37.02% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2215 1800 2538
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

REST
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the North West region.

REST Salary Trend in the North West

REST
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

REST Salary Histogram in the North West

REST
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 93 £45,000 - 12
Cheshire +15 16 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Lancashire -3 12 £32,000 -14.66% 4
Merseyside -1 10 £34,712 -8.65% 2
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for REST.

1 189 (63.21%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (52.84%) JavaScript
3 149 (49.83%) Web Services
4 132 (44.15%) .NET
5 128 (42.81%) MVC
6 127 (42.47%) TDD
7 122 (40.80%) C#
8 115 (38.46%) SQL
9 112 (37.46%) HTML
10 105 (35.12%) Java
11 93 (31.10%) CSS
12 92 (30.77%) ASP.NET
13 85 (28.43%) SQL Server
13 85 (28.43%) SOAP
14 79 (26.42%) Spring
14 79 (26.42%) jQuery
15 77 (25.75%) Git (software)
16 75 (25.08%) Scrum
17 74 (24.75%) Node.js
17 74 (24.75%) AngularJS
18 69 (23.08%) Software Engineering
19 65 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
20 58 (19.40%) E-Commerce
21 55 (18.39%) Hibernate
22 53 (17.73%) SOA
22 53 (17.73%) ASP.NET Web API
23 51 (17.06%) BDD
24 50 (16.72%) JSON
25 49 (16.39%) Jenkins
26 46 (15.38%) Microsoft

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (10.37%) IIS
2 20 (6.69%) Tomcat
3 14 (4.68%) JBoss
4 11 (3.68%) SharePoint
4 11 (3.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (3.34%) Apache
6 8 (2.68%) CMS
7 7 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (2.01%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.67%) WordPress
10 4 (1.34%) Confluence
10 4 (1.34%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.00%) ColdFusion
11 3 (1.00%) GlassFish
11 3 (1.00%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (5.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.35%) SaaS
4 5 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.34%) Google Play
6 2 (0.67%) GitHub
6 2 (0.67%) iTunes
6 2 (0.67%) Office 365
6 2 (0.67%) PaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.33%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.36%) HTTP
2 5 (1.67%) Internet
3 4 (1.34%) Intranet
4 3 (1.00%) AMQP
4 3 (1.00%) Network Security
5 2 (0.67%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.33%) DNS
6 1 (0.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (28.43%) SQL Server
2 43 (14.38%) MySQL
3 25 (8.36%) Big Data
4 19 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (5.35%) Hadoop
6 14 (4.68%) NoSQL
7 13 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.01%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.67%) DB2
10 4 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.00%) GIS
12 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.33%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 77 (25.75%) Git (software)
2 49 (16.39%) Jenkins
3 31 (10.37%) Subversion
4 29 (9.70%) JIRA
5 27 (9.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (5.35%) Eclipse
6 16 (5.35%) Selenium
7 15 (5.02%) JUnit
8 14 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (4.01%) NUnit
10 10 (3.34%) Maven
11 8 (2.68%) Visual Studio
12 7 (2.34%) Gradle
13 6 (2.01%) Ant
13 6 (2.01%) Bitbucket
13 6 (2.01%) Mockito
13 6 (2.01%) NetBeans
14 5 (1.67%) CocoaPods
14 5 (1.67%) NuGet
14 5 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 37 (12.37%) Finance
2 13 (4.35%) Banking
3 5 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (1.67%) Financial Institution
3 5 (1.67%) Marketing
3 5 (1.67%) Retail
3 5 (1.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.00%) Legal
5 2 (0.67%) Advertising
5 2 (0.67%) Games
5 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 222 (74.25%) Developer
2 60 (20.07%) .NET Developer
2 60 (20.07%) C# Developer
3 48 (16.05%) Java Developer
4 46 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 46 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 36 (12.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 36 (12.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (9.36%) JavaScript Developer
6 28 (9.36%) Software Developer
7 25 (8.36%) Software Engineer
8 24 (8.03%) Senior C# Developer
9 23 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
10 22 (7.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 21 (7.02%) PHP Developer
12 20 (6.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (6.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 20 (6.69%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (6.35%) C# Software Developer
14 17 (5.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (49.83%) Web Services
2 132 (44.15%) .NET
3 112 (37.46%) HTML
4 93 (31.10%) CSS
5 92 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 85 (28.43%) SOAP
7 79 (26.42%) jQuery
7 79 (26.42%) Spring
8 74 (24.75%) AngularJS
8 74 (24.75%) Node.js
9 65 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 55 (18.39%) Hibernate
11 53 (17.73%) ASP.NET Web API
12 50 (16.72%) JSON
13 45 (15.05%) HTML5
14 43 (14.38%) XML
15 40 (13.38%) .NET Framework
16 34 (11.37%) J2EE
17 32 (10.70%) Entity Framework
18 30 (10.03%) React
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.05%) iPad
2 39 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 23 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (7.36%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.01%) N-Tier
5 12 (4.01%) User Experience
6 11 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.34%) Fintech
8 6 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.34%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.00%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.00%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.00%) RIA
10 3 (1.00%) VLE
11 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.67%) Arduino
11 2 (0.67%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.67%) NHS
11 2 (0.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.36%) Apple iOS
1 22 (7.36%) Linux
2 19 (6.35%) Windows
3 18 (6.02%) Android
4 5 (1.67%) Unix
5 4 (1.34%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (63.21%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (42.81%) MVC
3 127 (42.47%) TDD
4 75 (25.08%) Scrum
5 69 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 58 (19.40%) E-Commerce
7 53 (17.73%) SOA
8 51 (17.06%) BDD
9 45 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (14.05%) Web Development
11 38 (12.71%) Continuous Delivery
12 30 (10.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 30 (10.03%) DevOps
12 30 (10.03%) OOP
13 27 (9.03%) OO
14 24 (8.03%) Unit Testing
15 22 (7.36%) SDLC
16 20 (6.69%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (6.69%) Responsive Web Design
17 19 (6.35%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 158 (52.84%) JavaScript
2 122 (40.80%) C#
3 115 (38.46%) SQL
4 105 (35.12%) Java
5 39 (13.04%) PHP
6 19 (6.35%) PowerShell
7 16 (5.35%) VB.NET
8 12 (4.01%) Apple Swift
8 12 (4.01%) Python
9 8 (2.68%) Objective-C
9 8 (2.68%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.68%) XQuery
10 7 (2.34%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.01%) C++
11 6 (2.01%) Haskell
11 6 (2.01%) Ruby
12 4 (1.34%) VBA
13 3 (1.00%) C
13 3 (1.00%) ES6
14 2 (0.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (8.36%) Degree
2 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.67%) ISEB
3 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.34%) WCAG
2 2 (0.67%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.68%) Docker
2 6 (2.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (1.00%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.00%) Puppet
3 1 (0.33%) Ansible
3 1 (0.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 46 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.02%) Oracle
3 17 (5.69%) PayPal
4 13 (4.35%) Twitter
5 6 (2.01%) Google
6 4 (1.34%) AppDynamics
6 4 (1.34%) Apple
7 3 (1.00%) Facebook
7 3 (1.00%) hybris
7 3 (1.00%) Perforce
7 3 (1.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.00%) Sun
7 3 (1.00%) Zend
8 2 (0.67%) Apiary
8 2 (0.67%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.33%) Sybase
9 1 (0.33%) Teradata
9 1 (0.33%) TIBCO
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