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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 18 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing REST 5 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 6.49% 3.09% 8.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 4.62% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +79.10%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
45 65 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 58.44% 67.01% 55.70%
Number of salaries quoted 38 55 37
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) Zend
2 4 (80.00%) Zend Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Magento
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) .NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (80.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Zend Framework
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) Grails
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Zend