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 23 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 130 117 148
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +31
Permanent jobs citing REST 102 155 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.86% 2.51% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.77% 6.07% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 77 134 103
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
REST
England

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
2140 2553 3159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.09% 41.26% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1851 2138 2691
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 May 2016.

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 23 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -25 64 £47,500 +18.75% 13
Cheshire +3 20 £37,500 -14.77% 4
Lancashire +6 10 £33,750 -3.57% 3
Merseyside +14 7 £32,000 -26.43%
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2016, 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.

1 135 (61.36%) HTML
2 132 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (57.27%) JavaScript
4 123 (55.91%) CSS
5 110 (50.00%) SOAP
6 107 (48.64%) Web Services
7 98 (44.55%) .NET
8 96 (43.64%) SQL
9 95 (43.18%) Java
10 91 (41.36%) MVC
11 86 (39.09%) C#
12 80 (36.36%) jQuery
13 75 (34.09%) HTML5
14 73 (33.18%) OO
15 72 (32.73%) AngularJS
16 67 (30.45%) Git (software)
17 65 (29.55%) ASP.NET
18 64 (29.09%) XML
19 63 (28.64%) TDD
20 60 (27.27%) JSON
21 58 (26.36%) SOA
22 54 (24.55%) SQL Server
23 51 (23.18%) Node.js
24 50 (22.73%) Windows
25 49 (22.27%) Web Development
26 48 (21.82%) Software Engineering
26 48 (21.82%) Scrum
26 48 (21.82%) PHP
27 43 (19.55%) Microsoft Azure
28 40 (18.18%) .NET Framework

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 51 (23.18%) Node.js
2 20 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.91%) Apache
4 11 (5.00%) IIS
4 11 (5.00%) JBoss
5 9 (4.09%) CMS
6 8 (3.64%) nginx
7 6 (2.73%) Apache ServiceMix
7 6 (2.73%) WordPress
8 5 (2.27%) Apache Spark
8 5 (2.27%) Confluence
9 3 (1.36%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.91%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.45%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.45%) Mule
11 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.91%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.27%) Magento
2 4 (1.82%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 43 (19.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (14.09%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (6.36%) SaaS
4 11 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (4.55%) GitHub
6 9 (4.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 7 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (2.73%) PaaS
9 2 (0.91%) Heroku
9 2 (0.91%) IaaS
10 1 (0.45%) Office 365
10 1 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 32 (14.55%) HTTP
2 23 (10.45%) Internet
3 8 (3.64%) SSL
4 1 (0.45%) AMQP
4 1 (0.45%) Broadband
4 1 (0.45%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.45%) LDAP
4 1 (0.45%) VPN
4 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.82%) MySQL
3 36 (16.36%) NoSQL
4 24 (10.91%) MongoDB
5 15 (6.82%) Azure SQL Database
5 15 (6.82%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (5.91%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (5.00%) Redis
8 9 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.73%) DB2
9 6 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.27%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.82%) Big Data
11 4 (1.82%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.91%) MS Access
12 2 (0.91%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.45%) GIS
13 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 67 (30.45%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.27%) Visual Studio
3 26 (11.82%) JIRA
4 24 (10.91%) Maven
4 24 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (10.00%) Selenium
6 20 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 20 (9.09%) Subversion
7 19 (8.64%) Eclipse
7 19 (8.64%) JUnit
8 15 (6.82%) Grunt
9 14 (6.36%) Jasmine
10 13 (5.91%) Karma Test Runner
11 11 (5.00%) NUnit
12 10 (4.55%) Cucumber
13 8 (3.64%) Ant
13 8 (3.64%) Mockito
14 7 (3.18%) gulp
15 6 (2.73%) Gradle
16 5 (2.27%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (10.45%) Retail
2 20 (9.09%) Finance
3 9 (4.09%) Games
4 8 (3.64%) Law
5 7 (3.18%) Banking
6 5 (2.27%) iGaming
7 3 (1.36%) Legal
8 2 (0.91%) Electronics
8 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.91%) Marketing
8 2 (0.91%) Publishing
8 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 170 (77.27%) Developer
2 46 (20.91%) C# Developer
3 41 (18.64%) Java Developer
4 39 (17.73%) Senior Developer
5 31 (14.09%) .NET Developer
6 26 (11.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 26 (11.82%) Web Developer
7 24 (10.91%) PHP Developer
8 23 (10.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 23 (10.45%) Software Engineer
9 22 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (9.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
12 19 (8.64%) .NET Software Engineer
12 19 (8.64%) HTML Developer
13 18 (8.18%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
13 18 (8.18%) Senior C# Software Engineer
13 18 (8.18%) Senior Software Engineer
13 18 (8.18%) Software Developer
14 17 (7.73%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (61.36%) HTML
2 123 (55.91%) CSS
3 110 (50.00%) SOAP
4 107 (48.64%) Web Services
5 98 (44.55%) .NET
6 80 (36.36%) jQuery
7 75 (34.09%) HTML5
8 72 (32.73%) AngularJS
9 65 (29.55%) ASP.NET
10 64 (29.09%) XML
11 60 (27.27%) JSON
12 40 (18.18%) .NET Framework
12 40 (18.18%) CSS3
13 38 (17.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 37 (16.82%) ASP.NET Web API
15 34 (15.45%) WPF
16 32 (14.55%) J2EE
17 28 (12.73%) Ajax
17 28 (12.73%) LINQ
17 28 (12.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.36%) N-Tier
2 23 (10.45%) iPad
3 18 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (8.18%) Computer Science
3 18 (8.18%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.45%) User Experience
5 9 (4.09%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.82%) PMI
7 4 (1.82%) Wiki
8 3 (1.36%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.91%) Animation
9 2 (0.91%) Fintech
9 2 (0.91%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.91%) Telematics
10 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.45%) BYOD
10 1 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (22.73%) Windows
2 34 (15.45%) Linux
3 17 (7.73%) Unix
4 9 (4.09%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.73%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.27%) Android
6 5 (2.27%) CoreOS
7 3 (1.36%) CentOS
7 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.36%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (41.36%) MVC
3 73 (33.18%) OO
4 63 (28.64%) TDD
5 58 (26.36%) SOA
6 49 (22.27%) Web Development
7 48 (21.82%) Scrum
7 48 (21.82%) Software Engineering
8 40 (18.18%) BDD
8 40 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (10.91%) Front End Development
10 23 (10.45%) OOP
10 23 (10.45%) Unit Testing
11 21 (9.55%) Multithreading
12 20 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 15 (6.82%) E-Commerce
13 15 (6.82%) Web Application Development
14 14 (6.36%) Responsive Web Design
15 13 (5.91%) Open Source
16 12 (5.45%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 126 (57.27%) JavaScript
2 96 (43.64%) SQL
3 95 (43.18%) Java
4 86 (39.09%) C#
5 48 (21.82%) PHP
6 25 (11.36%) Python
7 23 (10.45%) Ruby
8 22 (10.00%) C
9 20 (9.09%) T-SQL
9 20 (9.09%) TypeScript
10 19 (8.64%) C++
11 9 (4.09%) Go
12 7 (3.18%) Scala
12 7 (3.18%) VBA
13 6 (2.73%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.73%) XPath
14 5 (2.27%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.82%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.36%) ANSI C
16 3 (1.36%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 26 (11.82%) Degree
2 8 (3.64%) ISEB
2 8 (3.64%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.82%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.91%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (7.27%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) Varnish
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.09%) Puppet
2 5 (2.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (9.55%) Microsoft
1 21 (9.55%) Oracle
2 7 (3.18%) Zend
3 6 (2.73%) IBM
4 5 (2.27%) Adobe
4 5 (2.27%) Ektron
4 5 (2.27%) VMware
5 4 (1.82%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.82%) Google
5 4 (1.82%) Twitter
6 3 (1.36%) Apple
6 3 (1.36%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.36%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.36%) Facebook
6 3 (1.36%) Perforce
6 3 (1.36%) webMethods
7 2 (0.91%) New Relic
7 2 (0.91%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.91%) SAP
7 2 (0.91%) Xamarin
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