The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 39 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing REST 4 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.14% 4.44% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 9.09% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Average salary £47,500 £32,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
114 110 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 60.96% 48.89% 52.23%
Number of salaries quoted 108 104 70
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Java EE
3 8 (66.67%) JSON
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) C++
5 6 (50.00%) C
5 6 (50.00%) Servlets
5 6 (50.00%) SOAP
5 6 (50.00%) XML
5 6 (50.00%) Unix
5 6 (50.00%) WSDL
5 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (50.00%) JMS
5 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (50.00%) Software Architecture
5 6 (50.00%) TDD
5 6 (50.00%) Retail
5 6 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (50.00%) Spring
5 6 (50.00%) Maven
5 6 (50.00%) Logistics
5 6 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (41.67%) Windows

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Java EE
2 8 (66.67%) JSON
3 6 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (50.00%) JMS
3 6 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (50.00%) Servlets
3 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (50.00%) WSDL
3 6 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (50.00%) Logistics
2 6 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) C
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet