The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - 29 11
Permanent jobs citing REST 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 0.93% 16.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.72% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £20,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -61.90%
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 Wigan region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 58 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 23.81% 54.21% 74.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 18
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

REST
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

REST Salary Trend in Wigan

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Mingle
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Ranorex
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Trello
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Ranorex
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL