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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 16 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 4 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 5.41% - 16.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.76% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £43,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
34 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 45.95% 52.63% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
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%) 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%) J2EE
1 6 (75.00%) Servlets
1 6 (75.00%) Grails
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
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%) Requirements Management
2 6 (75.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) XPath
3 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
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