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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 116 106
Rank change year-on-year +23 -10  
Permanent jobs citing REST 121 62 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.05% 1.79% 2.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.69% 4.65% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 83 47 76
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1808 1333 1583
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 45.58% 38.50% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 1142 1378
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 6 £40,000 -
Stockport -6 4 £42,500 - 1
Bolton -7 2 £30,000 -
Wigan - 1 £45,000 -
REST
North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for REST.

1 153 (70.51%) JavaScript
2 137 (63.13%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (56.68%) MVC
4 118 (54.38%) Web Services
5 99 (45.62%) HTML
5 99 (45.62%) Java
6 97 (44.70%) Node.js
7 94 (43.32%) SOA
8 87 (40.09%) TDD
9 85 (39.17%) .NET
10 80 (36.87%) CSS
11 79 (36.41%) C#
12 77 (35.48%) SQL
12 77 (35.48%) AngularJS
13 71 (32.72%) jQuery
14 69 (31.80%) Git (software)
15 68 (31.34%) ASP.NET
16 66 (30.41%) Software Engineering
17 63 (29.03%) Scrum
17 63 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
18 62 (28.57%) SQL Server
18 62 (28.57%) Spring
19 60 (27.65%) Amazon AWS
19 60 (27.65%) iPad
20 58 (26.73%) React
21 53 (24.42%) E-Commerce
22 51 (23.50%) Continuous Integration
23 49 (22.58%) Web Development
24 44 (20.28%) Continuous Delivery
25 43 (19.82%) ASP.NET Web API

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 11 (5.07%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.15%) WordPress
3 8 (3.69%) CMS
4 6 (2.76%) IIS
5 5 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.84%) Apache
6 4 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.38%) Liferay
7 3 (1.38%) nginx
8 2 (0.92%) JBoss
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.46%) Confluence
9 1 (0.46%) Mule
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (2.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (27.65%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (17.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (10.14%) SaaS
4 4 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.84%) Google Play
5 3 (1.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.46%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.46%) iTunes
6 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (17.05%) HTTP
2 18 (8.29%) Intranet
3 5 (2.30%) SSL
4 3 (1.38%) Internet
5 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.46%) DNS
6 1 (0.46%) SAN
6 1 (0.46%) SSH
6 1 (0.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 41 (18.89%) MySQL
3 27 (12.44%) NoSQL
4 25 (11.52%) Hadoop
5 22 (10.14%) Big Data
6 12 (5.53%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.84%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.38%) Redis
11 2 (0.92%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.92%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.46%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.46%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 69 (31.80%) Git (software)
2 38 (17.51%) Jenkins
3 29 (13.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (7.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (6.45%) Visual Studio
6 10 (4.61%) JUnit
7 8 (3.69%) Maven
8 6 (2.76%) Mockito
8 6 (2.76%) Selenium
8 6 (2.76%) Subversion
9 5 (2.30%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.30%) gulp
9 5 (2.30%) NUnit
10 4 (1.84%) Android Studio
10 4 (1.84%) Gradle
10 4 (1.84%) Grunt
10 4 (1.84%) JIRA
10 4 (1.84%) NetBeans
11 3 (1.38%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (1.38%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (12.90%) Finance
2 12 (5.53%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.61%) Electronics
3 10 (4.61%) Marketing
3 10 (4.61%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.15%) Retail
5 6 (2.76%) Advertising
6 2 (0.92%) Automotive
6 2 (0.92%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.46%) Games
7 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 170 (78.34%) Developer
2 50 (23.04%) Java Developer
3 45 (20.74%) C# Developer
4 37 (17.05%) .NET Developer
5 33 (15.21%) Senior Developer
6 27 (12.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (10.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 22 (10.14%) Software Engineer
8 19 (8.76%) Lead Developer
9 18 (8.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (8.29%) Software Developer
10 17 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 16 (7.37%) PHP Developer
12 14 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
13 12 (5.53%) Senior C# Developer
14 11 (5.07%) Web Developer
15 10 (4.61%) Architect
15 10 (4.61%) JavaScript Developer
16 9 (4.15%) Java Engineer
17 8 (3.69%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (54.38%) Web Services
2 99 (45.62%) HTML
3 97 (44.70%) Node.js
4 85 (39.17%) .NET
5 80 (36.87%) CSS
6 77 (35.48%) AngularJS
7 71 (32.72%) jQuery
8 68 (31.34%) ASP.NET
9 63 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 62 (28.57%) Spring
11 58 (26.73%) React
12 43 (19.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 43 (19.82%) HTML5
12 43 (19.82%) JSON
13 39 (17.97%) Ajax
14 38 (17.51%) SOAP
15 34 (15.67%) XML
16 33 (15.21%) Hibernate
17 22 (10.14%) .NET Framework
18 20 (9.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 60 (27.65%) iPad
2 30 (13.82%) Mobile App
3 17 (7.83%) N-Tier
4 14 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.23%) User Experience
6 6 (2.76%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.38%) VLE
10 2 (0.92%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.92%) Arduino
10 2 (0.92%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.92%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.92%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (0.92%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.92%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.46%) BBC
11 1 (0.46%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.60%) Linux
2 11 (5.07%) Windows
3 8 (3.69%) Android
4 6 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.92%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.46%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (63.13%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (56.68%) MVC
3 94 (43.32%) SOA
4 87 (40.09%) TDD
5 66 (30.41%) Software Engineering
6 63 (29.03%) Scrum
7 53 (24.42%) E-Commerce
8 51 (23.50%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (22.58%) Web Development
10 44 (20.28%) Continuous Delivery
11 39 (17.97%) BDD
12 30 (13.82%) OO
13 25 (11.52%) Mentoring
14 24 (11.06%) SDLC
15 21 (9.68%) DevOps
16 19 (8.76%) Data Management
17 17 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (7.83%) Microservices
17 17 (7.83%) OOP
18 15 (6.91%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 153 (70.51%) JavaScript
2 99 (45.62%) Java
3 79 (36.41%) C#
4 77 (35.48%) SQL
5 42 (19.35%) PHP
6 11 (5.07%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.69%) Python
7 8 (3.69%) TypeScript
8 7 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.76%) C
10 5 (2.30%) Apple Swift
10 5 (2.30%) C++
10 5 (2.30%) Ruby
10 5 (2.30%) XQuery
11 4 (1.84%) Go
11 4 (1.84%) Haskell
12 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.38%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.92%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (8.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.30%) WCAG
2 2 (0.92%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.23%) Docker
2 4 (1.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (1.84%) Firmware
3 3 (1.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (6.91%) Kibana
2 4 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.92%) Puppet
4 1 (0.46%) Ansible
4 1 (0.46%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.61%) SAP
3 8 (3.69%) Twitter
4 7 (3.23%) Google
5 6 (2.76%) Adobe
6 4 (1.84%) Oracle
7 3 (1.38%) Facebook
8 2 (0.92%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.92%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.92%) Zend
9 1 (0.46%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.46%) Apple
9 1 (0.46%) Marketo
9 1 (0.46%) Optimizely
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