Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 100 131
Rank change year-on-year 0 +31 -43
Permanent jobs citing REST 236 265 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.21% 3.31% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.45% 7.25% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 194 210 123
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,168 3,653 3,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 43.12% 45.65% 43.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,696 3,081 2,711
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Manchester

REST
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for REST in Manchester

REST
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Manchester

REST
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +6 8 £52,500 +23.53% 4
Cheadle +2 5 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Salford -6 4 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Bolton +19 3 £45,000 -
Wigan +4 3 £37,500 -4.46%
Bury -10 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Altrincham - 1 - -
REST
North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for REST.

1 147 (62.29%) JavaScript
2 138 (58.47%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (47.88%) HTML
4 112 (47.46%) Java
5 105 (44.49%) CSS
6 83 (35.17%) Scrum
6 83 (35.17%) AngularJS
7 74 (31.36%) TDD
8 71 (30.08%) Git (software)
9 69 (29.24%) .NET
9 69 (29.24%) MVC
10 68 (28.81%) Software Engineering
11 67 (28.39%) C#
12 66 (27.97%) Finance
13 65 (27.54%) SOAP
14 61 (25.85%) PHP
14 61 (25.85%) Test Automation
15 57 (24.15%) Node.js
15 57 (24.15%) React
16 54 (22.88%) Web Services
17 48 (20.34%) SQL
18 45 (19.07%) Web Development
18 45 (19.07%) HTML5
19 44 (18.64%) Docker
19 44 (18.64%) Microservices
20 43 (18.22%) Spring
20 43 (18.22%) ASP.NET
20 43 (18.22%) XML
20 43 (18.22%) Python
21 42 (17.80%) MySQL

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (5.51%) Confluence
2 12 (5.08%) Apache Pig
2 12 (5.08%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.39%) Apache
4 6 (2.54%) nginx
4 6 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.54%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.12%) CMS
6 4 (1.69%) WordPress
7 3 (1.27%) Drupal
8 2 (0.85%) Appian
8 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.85%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.42%) IIS
9 1 (0.42%) JBoss
9 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.42%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (2.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (8.05%) SaaS
3 18 (7.63%) npm
4 11 (4.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 11 (4.66%) BrowserStack
5 10 (4.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.54%) IaaS
7 6 (2.54%) PaaS
8 4 (1.69%) GitHub
9 3 (1.27%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 3 (1.27%) Zapier
10 2 (0.85%) Google Play
10 2 (0.85%) iTunes
11 1 (0.42%) Force.com
11 1 (0.42%) Office 365
11 1 (0.42%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.42%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.17%) HTTP
2 16 (6.78%) SSL
3 15 (6.36%) TCP/IP
4 10 (4.24%) Firewall
5 5 (2.12%) VoIP
6 3 (1.27%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (1.27%) DHCP
6 3 (1.27%) Internet
6 3 (1.27%) OpenVPN
6 3 (1.27%) SAN
6 3 (1.27%) VPN
7 2 (0.85%) Intranet
7 2 (0.85%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.80%) MySQL
2 32 (13.56%) SQL Server
3 22 (9.32%) Hadoop
3 22 (9.32%) NoSQL
4 20 (8.47%) Big Data
4 20 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (5.93%) MongoDB
6 12 (5.08%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.66%) Apache Hive
7 11 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (4.66%) Redis
8 10 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.69%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.27%) Power BI
11 2 (0.85%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.42%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.42%) Riak
Development Applications
1 71 (30.08%) Git (software)
2 35 (14.83%) JIRA
3 28 (11.86%) Selenium
4 20 (8.47%) webpack
5 18 (7.63%) Bitbucket
5 18 (7.63%) Jenkins
5 18 (7.63%) Mocha
6 16 (6.78%) JUnit
7 15 (6.36%) gulp
7 15 (6.36%) Visual Studio
8 13 (5.51%) Cucumber
8 13 (5.51%) Grunt
9 12 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (5.08%) Karma Test Runner
10 11 (4.66%) git-flow
10 11 (4.66%) Jasmine
11 10 (4.24%) Babel
11 10 (4.24%) CodeSonar
11 10 (4.24%) Robot Framework
12 9 (3.81%) Gradle
General
1 66 (27.97%) Finance
2 24 (10.17%) Retail
3 18 (7.63%) Banking
4 16 (6.78%) Manufacturing
5 13 (5.51%) Marketing
6 12 (5.08%) Law
6 12 (5.08%) Telecoms
7 11 (4.66%) Advertising
7 11 (4.66%) Electronics
8 6 (2.54%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.85%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.42%) Back Office
10 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.42%) Games
10 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 148 (62.71%) Developer
2 50 (21.19%) Java Developer
3 28 (11.86%) C# Developer
4 26 (11.02%) .NET Developer
4 26 (11.02%) Software Engineer
5 22 (9.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (8.90%) Full Stack Developer
6 21 (8.90%) Java Engineer
6 21 (8.90%) Java Software Engineer
7 20 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (8.47%) Senior Developer
8 19 (8.05%) Angular Developer
9 17 (7.20%) Agile C# Developer
9 17 (7.20%) Agile Developer
10 14 (5.93%) Architect
11 13 (5.51%) Agile .NET Developer
12 12 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 12 (5.08%) PHP Developer
12 12 (5.08%) Tester
13 11 (4.66%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (47.88%) HTML
2 105 (44.49%) CSS
3 83 (35.17%) AngularJS
4 69 (29.24%) .NET
5 65 (27.54%) SOAP
6 57 (24.15%) Node.js
6 57 (24.15%) React
7 54 (22.88%) Web Services
8 45 (19.07%) HTML5
9 43 (18.22%) ASP.NET
9 43 (18.22%) Spring
9 43 (18.22%) XML
10 39 (16.53%) JSON
10 39 (16.53%) RESTful
11 34 (14.41%) Ajax
11 34 (14.41%) CSS3
12 30 (12.71%) jQuery
13 23 (9.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (9.75%) Spring MVC
14 22 (9.32%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.75%) User Experience
2 19 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (6.36%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.24%) Fintech
5 8 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.97%) Xbox
7 6 (2.54%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.54%) Online Banking
8 5 (2.12%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.69%) Blog
9 4 (1.69%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.27%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.85%) Clustering
12 1 (0.42%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.42%) iPad
12 1 (0.42%) iPhone
12 1 (0.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.29%) Linux
2 21 (8.90%) Windows
3 20 (8.47%) Android
4 17 (7.20%) Apple iOS
5 10 (4.24%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.27%) Debian
6 3 (1.27%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.42%) VME
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (58.47%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (35.17%) Scrum
3 74 (31.36%) TDD
4 69 (29.24%) MVC
5 68 (28.81%) Software Engineering
6 61 (25.85%) Test Automation
7 45 (19.07%) Web Development
8 44 (18.64%) Microservices
9 37 (15.68%) DevOps
10 35 (14.83%) BDD
11 34 (14.41%) Kanban
12 31 (13.14%) OO
13 25 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (9.75%) Mentoring
15 22 (9.32%) Continuous Delivery
16 21 (8.90%) Open Source
16 21 (8.90%) SOA
17 20 (8.47%) Unit Testing
18 19 (8.05%) OOP
19 18 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 147 (62.29%) JavaScript
2 112 (47.46%) Java
3 67 (28.39%) C#
4 61 (25.85%) PHP
5 48 (20.34%) SQL
6 43 (18.22%) Python
7 24 (10.17%) C++
8 21 (8.90%) C
9 20 (8.47%) ES6
9 20 (8.47%) PowerShell
10 17 (7.20%) Go
10 17 (7.20%) Ruby
11 13 (5.51%) Bash Shell
11 13 (5.51%) Objective-C
12 12 (5.08%) Java 8
13 5 (2.12%) Apex Code
13 5 (2.12%) Scala
14 4 (1.69%) Groovy
14 4 (1.69%) Kotlin
14 4 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (6.36%) Computer Science Degree
1 15 (6.36%) Degree
2 13 (5.51%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.24%) CCNA
3 10 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.24%) CISSP
3 10 (4.24%) CompTIA Security+
3 10 (4.24%) DV Cleared
3 10 (4.24%) GIAC
3 10 (4.24%) Linux+ Certification
3 10 (4.24%) MCSE
3 10 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.24%) Network+ Certification
3 10 (4.24%) SANS
3 10 (4.24%) SSCP
4 6 (2.54%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.12%) ISEB
6 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.85%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.42%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.47%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.85%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 44 (18.64%) Docker
2 10 (4.24%) vSphere
3 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (8.05%) Puppet
2 17 (7.20%) Kubernetes
3 10 (4.24%) Ansible
3 10 (4.24%) Salt
4 9 (3.81%) Kibana
5 8 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.54%) Grafana
7 4 (1.69%) Istio
8 3 (1.27%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (12.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.78%) Google
3 11 (4.66%) Oracle
3 11 (4.66%) SAP
4 8 (3.39%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 8 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (3.39%) Zend
5 7 (2.97%) Twitter
6 4 (1.69%) Cognizant
6 4 (1.69%) Intapp
7 3 (1.27%) Tableau
8 2 (0.85%) Apple
8 2 (0.85%) Fujitsu
8 2 (0.85%) Telerik
8 2 (0.85%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.42%) Adobe
9 1 (0.42%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.42%) Software AG
9 1 (0.42%) VMware
9 1 (0.42%) webMethods