The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Rackspace.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rackspace
Rank 51 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.55% 1.18% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 2.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £34,500 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £49,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-18.36% +35.17%
Rackspace
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
164 272 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 44.81% 53.44% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 133 244 194
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £26,250 £25,429
10% offered a salary of more than £54,070 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Rackspace across the Liverpool region.

Rackspace Salary Trend in Liverpool

Rackspace
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Rackspace also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Rackspace.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) SQLAlchemy
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Flask

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Rackspace also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Rackspace. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) SQLAlchemy
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Flask
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python