The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 42 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 11 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.56% 1.74% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.43% 2.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 0
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
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
171 332 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 39.86% 64.34% 48.75%
Number of salaries quoted 150 291 169
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Liverpool

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing REST 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 REST.

1 27 (93.10%) HTML
1 27 (93.10%) CSS
2 25 (86.21%) SOAP
3 23 (79.31%) OO
4 22 (75.86%) Linux
4 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
5 20 (68.97%) TDD
6 19 (65.52%) PHP
6 19 (65.52%) MySQL
7 16 (55.17%) E-Commerce
7 16 (55.17%) Apache
8 14 (48.28%) MVC
8 14 (48.28%) jQuery
8 14 (48.28%) OO PHP
9 13 (44.83%) Unit Testing
9 13 (44.83%) Ajax
10 11 (37.93%) Magento
11 10 (34.48%) OOP
12 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (27.59%) Retail
14 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
14 7 (24.14%) Web Services
14 7 (24.14%) .NET
15 6 (20.69%) SQL
15 6 (20.69%) Windows
15 6 (20.69%) XHTML
15 6 (20.69%) SOA
15 6 (20.69%) HTTP
15 6 (20.69%) W3C
15 6 (20.69%) Validation

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing REST 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 REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (55.17%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) MySQL
2 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.34%) Redis
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
General
1 8 (27.59%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (62.07%) PHP Developer
3 12 (41.38%) Web Developer
4 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
5 6 (20.69%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.45%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) HTML
1 27 (93.10%) CSS
2 25 (86.21%) SOAP
3 14 (48.28%) jQuery
4 13 (44.83%) Ajax
5 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
5 7 (24.14%) Web Services
5 7 (24.14%) .NET
6 6 (20.69%) XHTML
6 6 (20.69%) HTML5
6 6 (20.69%) CSS3
7 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.34%) Symfony
8 3 (10.34%) Backbone.js
8 3 (10.34%) LAMP
9 2 (6.90%) Yii
9 2 (6.90%) Zend Framework
10 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) W3C
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Open Source
3 3 (10.34%) EPoS
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) OO
2 20 (68.97%) TDD
3 16 (55.17%) E-Commerce
4 14 (48.28%) MVC
4 14 (48.28%) OO PHP
5 13 (44.83%) Unit Testing
6 10 (34.48%) OOP
7 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.69%) SOA
8 6 (20.69%) Validation
8 6 (20.69%) Progressive Enhancement
9 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (10.34%) BDD
11 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
11 1 (3.45%) UX Design
11 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
2 19 (65.52%) PHP
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) PHP5
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Zend
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