The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 20 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 1.52% 1.79% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 3.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £59,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
REST
Manchester

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 Salford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 63.64% 48.21% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 14
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

REST
Salary Trend in Salford

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

REST Salary Trend in Salford

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 3 (75.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) ScrumMaster
1 3 (75.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle