The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 41 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing REST 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.83% 1.50% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 3.95% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Median salary £33,500 £43,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.98% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £55,000 £46,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
REST
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
102 152 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 31.10% 38.10% 46.02%
Number of salaries quoted 89 102 220
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,670 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

REST
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

REST Salary Trend in Liverpool

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for REST.

1 9 (60.00%) PHP
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) SOAP
2 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) MVC
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) MySQL
4 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 5 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) iPad
6 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) OOP
6 4 (26.67%) Grunt
7 3 (20.00%) CSS3
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (20.00%) CMS
7 3 (20.00%) Web Design
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) EPiServer
7 3 (20.00%) SaaS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) Redis
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Grunt
3 3 (20.00%) MSTest
3 3 (20.00%) NUnit
3 3 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) GitLab
4 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) EPiServer Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) SOAP
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) CSS3
5 3 (20.00%) Symfony
5 3 (20.00%) Yii
5 3 (20.00%) Zend Framework
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) LESS
6 2 (13.33%) Sass
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.67%) CakePHP
7 1 (6.67%) JSON
7 1 (6.67%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (26.67%) OOP
3 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 3 (20.00%) Web Design
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) API Development
6 1 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Development
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) PHP
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) PHP 5
6 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.67%) Python
7 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) EPiServer
1 3 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter