Period
to 15 July 2020

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 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 112 84
Rank change year-on-year +36 -28 +16
Permanent jobs citing REST 118 183 276
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.40% 2.85% 3.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.51% 6.95% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 103 144 223
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £39,200 £33,750 £32,100
90th Percentile £69,750 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +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 1,572 2,634 3,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.34% 41.00% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,351 2,013 2,898
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £34,500 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Manchester

REST
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing REST in Manchester.

Salary trend for REST in Manchester

REST
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing REST in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

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 15 July 2020. 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 -12 5 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Salford +32 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Oldham - 2 £58,750 -
Bolton +18 1 £40,000 +6.67% 1
REST
North West

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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 57 (48.31%) JavaScript
2 46 (38.98%) SOAP
3 44 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (36.44%) Java
5 34 (28.81%) .NET
6 33 (27.97%) C#
7 32 (27.12%) CSS
8 31 (26.27%) DevOps
9 29 (24.58%) Docker
9 29 (24.58%) HTML
10 28 (23.73%) SQL
11 27 (22.88%) Spring
11 27 (22.88%) MVC
12 24 (20.34%) AngularJS
12 24 (20.34%) Microservices
13 23 (19.49%) React
13 23 (19.49%) Kubernetes
14 22 (18.64%) JIRA
15 21 (17.80%) Software Engineering
15 21 (17.80%) PHP
16 20 (16.95%) XML
16 20 (16.95%) JSON
17 19 (16.10%) OOP
18 18 (15.25%) Web Services
18 18 (15.25%) jQuery
18 18 (15.25%) Azure
19 16 (13.56%) Finance
19 16 (13.56%) Maven
19 16 (13.56%) AWS
19 16 (13.56%) Jenkins

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 14 (11.86%) Confluence
2 9 (7.63%) CMS
3 4 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.54%) WordPress
5 2 (1.69%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.85%) Mendix
6 1 (0.85%) Mule
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Magento
2 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.25%) Azure
2 16 (13.56%) AWS
3 14 (11.86%) GitHub
4 4 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (2.54%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.69%) Amazon Cognito
6 2 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.69%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.69%) SaaS
6 2 (1.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (1.69%) Serverless
6 2 (1.69%) SonarCloud
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.85%) GCP
7 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.39%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.02%) NoSQL
1 13 (11.02%) Oracle Database
2 11 (9.32%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.93%) MySQL
5 5 (4.24%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (4.24%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.24%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (18.64%) JIRA
2 16 (13.56%) Jenkins
2 16 (13.56%) Maven
3 13 (11.02%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.17%) JUnit
4 12 (10.17%) SonarQube
5 11 (9.32%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (5.08%) Bitbucket
7 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.54%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.54%) Selenium
8 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.54%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.54%) webpack
8 3 (2.54%) Xcode
9 2 (1.69%) Codeception
9 2 (1.69%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.69%) git-flow
9 2 (1.69%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (13.56%) Finance
2 11 (9.32%) Banking
3 6 (5.08%) Law
4 5 (4.24%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.24%) Legal
4 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 80 (67.80%) Developer
2 18 (15.25%) Senior Developer
3 17 (14.41%) Java Developer
4 12 (10.17%) PHP Developer
5 11 (9.32%) Java Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (5.93%) Architect
7 7 (5.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (5.93%) Magento Developer
7 7 (5.93%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Node.js Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.39%) Web Developer
10 3 (2.54%) Backend Developer
10 3 (2.54%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.54%) iOS Developer
10 3 (2.54%) Senior Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (38.98%) SOAP
2 34 (28.81%) .NET
3 32 (27.12%) CSS
4 29 (24.58%) HTML
5 27 (22.88%) Spring
6 24 (20.34%) AngularJS
7 23 (19.49%) React
8 20 (16.95%) JSON
8 20 (16.95%) XML
9 18 (15.25%) jQuery
9 18 (15.25%) Web Services
10 16 (13.56%) Node.js
11 13 (11.02%) Hibernate
11 13 (11.02%) Java EE
11 13 (11.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (10.17%) Spring Boot
12 12 (10.17%) Spring MVC
13 11 (9.32%) .NET Framework
13 11 (9.32%) Apache Flex
13 11 (9.32%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) IVR
2 10 (8.47%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (7.63%) User Experience
4 8 (6.78%) Data Structures
5 7 (5.93%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.85%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.85%) PKI
7 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.63%) Linux
2 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.54%) Windows
4 2 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.27%) DevOps
3 27 (22.88%) MVC
4 24 (20.34%) Microservices
5 21 (17.80%) Software Engineering
6 19 (16.10%) OOP
7 15 (12.71%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (11.86%) SOA
8 14 (11.86%) Test Automation
9 13 (11.02%) TDD
10 12 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (10.17%) Migration
11 11 (9.32%) Creative Thinking
12 10 (8.47%) Data Modelling
12 10 (8.47%) E-Commerce
13 9 (7.63%) CRM
13 9 (7.63%) SDLC
14 8 (6.78%) Integration Testing
15 7 (5.93%) Data Analysis
15 7 (5.93%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (48.31%) JavaScript
2 43 (36.44%) Java
3 33 (27.97%) C#
4 28 (23.73%) SQL
5 21 (17.80%) PHP
6 9 (7.63%) C++
7 6 (5.08%) C
7 6 (5.08%) VB
8 5 (4.24%) Python
9 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.39%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.54%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.54%) ES6
10 3 (2.54%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.69%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.69%) Java 8
11 2 (1.69%) VBScript
11 2 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.69%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (0.85%) Degree
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) GDPR
1 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 29 (24.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (19.49%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.69%) Ansible
2 2 (1.69%) Terraform
3 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
1 14 (11.86%) Oracle
2 11 (9.32%) Veracode
3 6 (5.08%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.24%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.69%) Google
5 2 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.69%) Splunk
6 1 (0.85%) CA
6 1 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) iManage
6 1 (0.85%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.85%) New Relic
6 1 (0.85%) Parasoft
6 1 (0.85%) Progress
6 1 (0.85%) webMethods