The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 31 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing REST 3 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.82% 2.31% 5.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.85% 3.74% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 12
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +48.43%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%

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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 107 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 47.27% 61.85% 46.92%
Number of salaries quoted 76 101 94
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport 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 Stockport

REST
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

REST Salary Trend in Stockport

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Stockport region with a requirement for REST.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Web Design
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (50.00%) API Design
4 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) Spring.NET
4 3 (50.00%) NHibernate
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) NUnit
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (33.33%) Java

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Lead C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) NHibernate
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) Spring.NET
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Web Design
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) API Design
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft