The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 110 129
Rank change year-on-year +4 +19  
Permanent jobs citing REST 159 137 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.60% 2.38% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.84% 6.39% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 122 117 116
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £32,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
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 the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2721 2143 2663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.42% 37.30% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2326 1853 2260
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £26,500
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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

REST
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for REST in the North West

REST
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in the North West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in the North West

REST
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Manchester +18 126 £45,000 -5.26% 22
Cheshire -14 18 £40,000 - 7
Lancashire -4 12 £37,500 - 2
Merseyside -9 3 £47,500 +11.76% 2
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 North West region with a requirement for REST.

1 206 (65.81%) JavaScript
2 173 (55.27%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (52.72%) Web Services
4 151 (48.24%) HTML
4 151 (48.24%) MVC
5 132 (42.17%) .NET
6 130 (41.53%) SQL
7 127 (40.58%) Java
8 124 (39.62%) CSS
9 118 (37.70%) TDD
10 116 (37.06%) C#
11 113 (36.10%) Node.js
12 104 (33.23%) jQuery
13 99 (31.63%) AngularJS
14 97 (30.99%) ASP.NET
15 96 (30.67%) SQL Server
16 90 (28.75%) SOA
17 88 (28.12%) Git (software)
18 84 (26.84%) Spring
19 78 (24.92%) Software Engineering
20 77 (24.60%) SOAP
21 73 (23.32%) ASP.NET MVC
22 69 (22.04%) Scrum
23 64 (20.45%) React
24 63 (20.13%) HTML5
25 60 (19.17%) MySQL
26 59 (18.85%) E-Commerce
27 57 (18.21%) Web Development
27 57 (18.21%) JSON
28 56 (17.89%) ASP.NET Web API

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 25 (7.99%) IIS
2 18 (5.75%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.15%) CMS
4 11 (3.51%) Apache
5 10 (3.19%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (2.88%) WordPress
7 8 (2.56%) JBoss
8 7 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.60%) Umbraco
10 4 (1.28%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.28%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.96%) Confluence
11 3 (0.96%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.96%) Liferay
11 3 (0.96%) nginx
12 2 (0.64%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 50 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (15.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (6.71%) SaaS
4 5 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.28%) Google Play
6 3 (0.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.64%) iTunes
7 2 (0.64%) Office 365
7 2 (0.64%) PaaS
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.32%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (15.34%) HTTP
2 14 (4.47%) Intranet
3 6 (1.92%) Internet
4 4 (1.28%) SSL
5 3 (0.96%) Network Security
6 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.32%) AMQP
7 1 (0.32%) DNS
7 1 (0.32%) SAN
7 1 (0.32%) SSH
7 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (30.67%) SQL Server
2 60 (19.17%) MySQL
3 35 (11.18%) NoSQL
4 26 (8.31%) Big Data
5 24 (7.67%) Hadoop
6 17 (5.43%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.56%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.60%) DB2
10 5 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.28%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.96%) GIS
12 3 (0.96%) Redis
13 2 (0.64%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (0.32%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 88 (28.12%) Git (software)
2 39 (12.46%) Jenkins
3 29 (9.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (6.07%) Subversion
4 19 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (5.75%) JIRA
5 18 (5.75%) JUnit
6 14 (4.47%) Eclipse
6 14 (4.47%) Visual Studio
7 13 (4.15%) Maven
8 10 (3.19%) Selenium
9 8 (2.56%) Jasmine
10 7 (2.24%) Gradle
10 7 (2.24%) Mockito
10 7 (2.24%) NUnit
11 6 (1.92%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.92%) gulp
11 6 (1.92%) NetBeans
12 5 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (1.60%) NuGet
General
1 39 (12.46%) Finance
2 11 (3.51%) Marketing
3 10 (3.19%) Banking
3 10 (3.19%) Retail
4 9 (2.88%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.56%) Electronics
6 6 (1.92%) Advertising
7 5 (1.60%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.64%) Legal
8 2 (0.64%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.32%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 236 (75.40%) Developer
2 60 (19.17%) C# Developer
3 59 (18.85%) Java Developer
4 56 (17.89%) .NET Developer
5 45 (14.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 41 (13.10%) Senior Developer
7 35 (11.18%) JavaScript Developer
8 32 (10.22%) Software Engineer
9 31 (9.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (9.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (7.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 22 (7.03%) PHP Developer
12 19 (6.07%) Software Developer
13 18 (5.75%) Senior C# Developer
14 17 (5.43%) Web Developer
15 16 (5.11%) Lead Developer
16 15 (4.79%) Senior .NET Developer
17 14 (4.47%) Senior Java Developer
18 13 (4.15%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
18 13 (4.15%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (52.72%) Web Services
2 151 (48.24%) HTML
3 132 (42.17%) .NET
4 124 (39.62%) CSS
5 113 (36.10%) Node.js
6 104 (33.23%) jQuery
7 99 (31.63%) AngularJS
8 97 (30.99%) ASP.NET
9 84 (26.84%) Spring
10 77 (24.60%) SOAP
11 73 (23.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 64 (20.45%) React
13 63 (20.13%) HTML5
14 57 (18.21%) JSON
15 56 (17.89%) ASP.NET Web API
16 51 (16.29%) XML
17 46 (14.70%) Hibernate
18 45 (14.38%) .NET Framework
19 42 (13.42%) Ajax
20 38 (12.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.57%) iPad
2 37 (11.82%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.75%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.11%) N-Tier
6 11 (3.51%) User Experience
7 8 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.96%) VLE
11 2 (0.64%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.64%) Arduino
11 2 (0.64%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.64%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.64%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.64%) Raspberry Pi
11 2 (0.64%) RIA
11 2 (0.64%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.54%) Linux
2 17 (5.43%) Windows
3 12 (3.83%) Android
4 10 (3.19%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.96%) Unix
6 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.64%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.32%) Debian
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (55.27%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (48.24%) MVC
3 118 (37.70%) TDD
4 90 (28.75%) SOA
5 78 (24.92%) Software Engineering
6 69 (22.04%) Scrum
7 59 (18.85%) E-Commerce
8 57 (18.21%) Web Development
9 55 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (14.38%) BDD
11 43 (13.74%) Continuous Delivery
12 42 (13.42%) OO
13 35 (11.18%) SDLC
14 30 (9.58%) DevOps
15 29 (9.27%) OOP
16 21 (6.71%) Mentoring
17 20 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
17 20 (6.39%) Responsive Web Design
18 19 (6.07%) Microservices
19 18 (5.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 206 (65.81%) JavaScript
2 130 (41.53%) SQL
3 127 (40.58%) Java
4 116 (37.06%) C#
5 53 (16.93%) PHP
6 20 (6.39%) PowerShell
7 14 (4.47%) TypeScript
8 12 (3.83%) VB.NET
9 11 (3.51%) Python
10 10 (3.19%) C
10 10 (3.19%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.88%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.24%) C++
12 7 (2.24%) ES6
12 7 (2.24%) XQuery
13 6 (1.92%) Haskell
13 6 (1.92%) Ruby
14 5 (1.60%) Apple Swift
15 4 (1.28%) Go
16 3 (0.96%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 25 (7.99%) Degree
2 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (0.96%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.60%) WCAG
2 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.64%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (2.56%) Docker
2 6 (1.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (1.28%) Firmware
4 3 (0.96%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (4.15%) Kibana
2 5 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.96%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) Ansible
4 1 (0.32%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.32%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 34 (10.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.39%) Oracle
3 12 (3.83%) Twitter
4 9 (2.88%) Google
5 8 (2.56%) PayPal
5 8 (2.56%) SAP
6 6 (1.92%) Adobe
7 5 (1.60%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.28%) AppDynamics
8 4 (1.28%) Zend
9 3 (0.96%) Apple
9 3 (0.96%) Facebook
9 3 (0.96%) hybris
9 3 (0.96%) Sun
10 2 (0.64%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.64%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.32%) Marketo
11 1 (0.32%) Sybase
11 1 (0.32%) Teradata
11 1 (0.32%) TIBCO
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Wilmslow
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