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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 17 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 7 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 10.77% - 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.33% - 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £43,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
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
30 46 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 46.15% 56.10% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 5
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +41.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) UML
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) DOM
3 6 (75.00%) XSLT
3 6 (75.00%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (75.00%) J2SE
3 6 (75.00%) JMS
3 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (75.00%) HTTP
3 6 (75.00%) XML Schema
3 6 (75.00%) SAX
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (75.00%) Servlets
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) XPath
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Requirements Management
3 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (75.00%) Maven
3 6 (75.00%) Grails
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (75.00%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) XML
1 6 (75.00%) DOM
1 6 (75.00%) XSLT
1 6 (75.00%) J2EE
1 6 (75.00%) J2SE
1 6 (75.00%) JMS
1 6 (75.00%) XML Schema
1 6 (75.00%) SAX
1 6 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (75.00%) Servlets
1 6 (75.00%) Grails
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) UML
2 6 (75.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (75.00%) XPath
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) VMware