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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 37 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs citing REST 16 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.64% 2.27% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.88% 5.19% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 5
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
203 212 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 46.14% 43.71% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 173 189 264
Average salary £39,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 17 September 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Liverpool

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 16 (72.73%) SOAP
4 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 12 (54.55%) HTML5
6 10 (45.45%) Linux
6 10 (45.45%) OO
6 10 (45.45%) MVC
6 10 (45.45%) TDD
7 9 (40.91%) W3C
7 9 (40.91%) CSS3
8 8 (36.36%) SQL
8 8 (36.36%) Web Services
9 7 (31.82%) .NET
9 7 (31.82%) Windows
9 7 (31.82%) SOA
9 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
10 6 (27.27%) PHP
10 6 (27.27%) MySQL
11 5 (22.73%) XML
11 5 (22.73%) Apache
11 5 (22.73%) XHTML
11 5 (22.73%) HTTP
11 5 (22.73%) Validation
11 5 (22.73%) LAMP
11 5 (22.73%) Scrum
11 5 (22.73%) jQuery
11 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
11 5 (22.73%) Progressive Enhancement

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 5 (22.73%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) NServiceBus
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 4 (18.18%) Redis
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Ant
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Log4j
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Advertising
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Applications Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Android Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 16 (72.73%) SOAP
4 12 (54.55%) HTML5
5 9 (40.91%) CSS3
6 8 (36.36%) Web Services
7 7 (31.82%) .NET
7 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
8 5 (22.73%) jQuery
8 5 (22.73%) XML
8 5 (22.73%) XHTML
8 5 (22.73%) LAMP
9 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
9 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 4 (18.18%) Android SDK
9 4 (18.18%) JSON
9 4 (18.18%) Ajax
10 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) W3C
2 4 (18.18%) Open Source
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) TDD
2 10 (45.45%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) OO
3 7 (31.82%) SOA
4 5 (22.73%) Validation
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) Progressive Enhancement
5 4 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (18.18%) Android Development
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) BDD
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.64%) OO PHP
7 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) Zend
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago