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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 83 78 74
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +39
Permanent jobs citing REST 206 185 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.55% 3.85% 3.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.14% 10.01% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 133 134 95
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £39,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £58,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £104,000 £83,375 £68,250
North West median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +12.24%

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 2,032 1,848 1,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 35.03% 38.41% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,454 1,456 1,243
10th Percentile £38,037 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,125 £70,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Stockport 0 6 £50,000 -44.44%
Bury +7 1 £45,000 -
Wigan - 1 £42,500 -
REST
North West

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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.

1 150 (72.82%) Agile
2 95 (46.12%) JavaScript
3 88 (42.72%) Software Engineering
4 86 (41.75%) Microservices
5 82 (39.81%) DevOps
6 74 (35.92%) React
7 72 (34.95%) Java
8 69 (33.50%) AngularJS
9 64 (31.07%) SQL
10 63 (30.58%) TDD
11 61 (29.61%) OO
12 59 (28.64%) C#
13 58 (28.16%) Azure
14 57 (27.67%) .NET
14 57 (27.67%) Kubernetes
15 54 (26.21%) Serverless
16 53 (25.73%) CI/CD
16 53 (25.73%) Docker
16 53 (25.73%) AWS
16 53 (25.73%) Git (software)
17 49 (23.79%) Continuous Integration
18 46 (22.33%) Full Stack Development
19 45 (21.84%) Spring
19 45 (21.84%) BDD
20 44 (21.36%) User Experience
21 43 (20.87%) TypeScript
21 43 (20.87%) Test Automation
21 43 (20.87%) Web Services
22 41 (19.90%) Node.js
22 41 (19.90%) SOLID

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 7 (3.40%) Apache
1 7 (3.40%) JBoss
2 5 (2.43%) IIS
3 4 (1.94%) Confluence
4 3 (1.46%) nginx
5 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Adobe XD
1 2 (0.97%) GIMP
1 2 (0.97%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.97%) Pixelmator
1 2 (0.97%) Sketch
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 58 (28.16%) Azure
2 54 (26.21%) Serverless
3 53 (25.73%) AWS
4 25 (12.14%) AWS Lambda
5 22 (10.68%) Amazon S3
5 22 (10.68%) Azure DevOps
6 21 (10.19%) Amazon Kinesis
6 21 (10.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 20 (9.71%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 19 (9.22%) GCP
9 17 (8.25%) Azure Logic Apps
10 16 (7.77%) Azure Functions
10 16 (7.77%) Azure Pipelines
11 14 (6.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (3.40%) GitHub
13 5 (2.43%) npm
14 4 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (1.94%) SaaS
15 3 (1.46%) OpenShift
16 2 (0.97%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.74%) HTTP
2 2 (0.97%) ATM
2 2 (0.97%) Network Security
2 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.49%) DNS
3 1 (0.49%) FTP
3 1 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.05%) NoSQL
2 27 (13.11%) SQL Server
3 26 (12.62%) DynamoDB
4 21 (10.19%) Amazon Athena
5 19 (9.22%) MySQL
6 15 (7.28%) MongoDB
6 15 (7.28%) Relational Database
7 14 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (4.85%) Redis
9 7 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.91%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (2.43%) DB2
11 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.94%) Bigtable
13 2 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.97%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 53 (25.73%) Git (software)
2 40 (19.42%) Jenkins
3 31 (15.05%) TeamCity
4 21 (10.19%) IBM UrbanCode
4 21 (10.19%) Octopus Deploy
4 21 (10.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (10.19%) Travis CI
5 14 (6.80%) JUnit
6 13 (6.31%) Cucumber
7 10 (4.85%) Jasmine
8 9 (4.37%) Cypress.io
8 9 (4.37%) GitLab
9 8 (3.88%) Bitbucket Server
10 7 (3.40%) JIRA
10 7 (3.40%) Selenium
10 7 (3.40%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.43%) Bitbucket
11 5 (2.43%) Mockito
12 4 (1.94%) REST Assured
12 4 (1.94%) Vagrant
General
1 32 (15.53%) Social Skills
2 28 (13.59%) Finance
3 15 (7.28%) Banking
4 10 (4.85%) Retail
5 9 (4.37%) Automotive
5 9 (4.37%) Law
6 8 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.40%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 4 (1.94%) Games
10 2 (0.97%) Advertising
10 2 (0.97%) Front Office
11 1 (0.49%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.49%) Police
11 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 156 (75.73%) Developer
2 48 (23.30%) Java Developer
3 45 (21.84%) Senior Developer
4 30 (14.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 27 (13.11%) Software Engineer
6 26 (12.62%) Software Developer
7 17 (8.25%) .NET Developer
7 17 (8.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 16 (7.77%) React Developer
9 15 (7.28%) Senior Software Engineer
10 14 (6.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 12 (5.83%) PHP Developer
12 10 (4.85%) Senior Software Developer
13 9 (4.37%) AWS Developer
13 9 (4.37%) Python Developer
13 9 (4.37%) Senior .NET Developer
13 9 (4.37%) Senior Java Developer
14 8 (3.88%) Backend Developer
14 8 (3.88%) Developer in Test
14 8 (3.88%) Senior Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (35.92%) React
2 69 (33.50%) AngularJS
3 57 (27.67%) .NET
4 45 (21.84%) Spring
5 43 (20.87%) Web Services
6 41 (19.90%) Node.js
7 40 (19.42%) .NET Core
7 40 (19.42%) HTML
8 39 (18.93%) CSS
9 34 (16.50%) SOAP
10 30 (14.56%) React Native
11 27 (13.11%) JSON
12 25 (12.14%) Laravel
12 25 (12.14%) WPF
13 21 (10.19%) Kafka
13 21 (10.19%) Spring Boot
13 21 (10.19%) XML
14 16 (7.77%) Angular 2
15 13 (6.31%) ASP.NET
15 13 (6.31%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.36%) User Experience
2 19 (9.22%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (4.37%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.88%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (3.40%) Legacy Systems
6 6 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.46%) Wiki
9 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.97%) Cybercrime
9 2 (0.97%) Social Media
9 2 (0.97%) Vector Graphics
9 2 (0.97%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.49%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.49%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.49%) IoT
10 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.11%) Linux
2 23 (11.17%) Apple iOS
3 22 (10.68%) Android
4 21 (10.19%) Mesosphere
5 20 (9.71%) Windows
6 4 (1.94%) VMS
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (72.82%) Agile
2 88 (42.72%) Software Engineering
3 86 (41.75%) Microservices
4 82 (39.81%) DevOps
5 63 (30.58%) TDD
6 61 (29.61%) OO
7 53 (25.73%) CI/CD
8 49 (23.79%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (22.33%) Full Stack Development
10 45 (21.84%) BDD
11 43 (20.87%) Test Automation
12 41 (19.90%) SOLID
13 39 (18.93%) Continuous Delivery
13 39 (18.93%) OOP
14 36 (17.48%) Mentoring
15 33 (16.02%) Front End Development
16 32 (15.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 32 (15.53%) SOA
17 29 (14.08%) Scrum
18 28 (13.59%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 95 (46.12%) JavaScript
2 72 (34.95%) Java
3 64 (31.07%) SQL
4 59 (28.64%) C#
5 43 (20.87%) TypeScript
6 25 (12.14%) PHP
7 24 (11.65%) Go
8 18 (8.74%) Python
9 11 (5.34%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.85%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.91%) Apple Swift
12 5 (2.43%) C++
13 4 (1.94%) ES6
13 4 (1.94%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.94%) Scala
14 3 (1.46%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.49%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.49%) C
15 1 (0.49%) JSX
15 1 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (14.08%) Degree
2 11 (5.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.28%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.40%) QA
3 4 (1.94%) Accessibility
4 3 (1.46%) WCAG
System Software
1 53 (25.73%) Docker
2 4 (1.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 57 (27.67%) Kubernetes
2 22 (10.68%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (10.68%) Terraform
3 21 (10.19%) Ansible
3 21 (10.19%) Automic
3 21 (10.19%) Consul
3 21 (10.19%) Puppet
4 14 (6.80%) Kibana
5 13 (6.31%) logstash
5 13 (6.31%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.49%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 40 (19.42%) Hitachi
2 22 (10.68%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.80%) Splunk
4 13 (6.31%) Oracle
5 7 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.91%) Zend
7 5 (2.43%) Google
7 5 (2.43%) Syncsort
8 4 (1.94%) Dell
8 4 (1.94%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.97%) Adobe
9 2 (0.97%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.49%) Apple
10 1 (0.49%) IBM
10 1 (0.49%) New Relic
10 1 (0.49%) PayPal
10 1 (0.49%) Pega
10 1 (0.49%) Sybase
10 1 (0.49%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.49%) VMware