Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 20 21
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +8
Permanent jobs citing REST 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 3.28% 1.19% 5.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 2.63% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -30.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £44,250 £40,000 £52,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 Salford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 42 38 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 34.43% 45.24% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 59
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,875 £50,500
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Salford

REST
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for REST in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Salford region with a requirement for REST.

1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Blog
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) GitHub
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XQuery

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) XQuery