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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 47 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs citing REST 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.55% 0.38% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.03% 0.86% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £43,500 £43,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.90%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
149 233 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.60% 44.55% 49.87%
Number of salaries quoted 100 217 174
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 June 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Liverpool

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 16 (88.89%) SOAP
2 15 (83.33%) Linux
3 13 (72.22%) OO
4 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (61.11%) MVC
5 11 (61.11%) HTML
5 11 (61.11%) CSS
6 10 (55.56%) MySQL
6 10 (55.56%) PHP
6 10 (55.56%) OOP
7 9 (50.00%) TDD
7 9 (50.00%) OO PHP
8 8 (44.44%) Ajax
8 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
9 6 (33.33%) SOA
9 6 (33.33%) HTTP
9 6 (33.33%) Validation
9 6 (33.33%) W3C
9 6 (33.33%) Web Services
9 6 (33.33%) Windows
9 6 (33.33%) XHTML
9 6 (33.33%) SQL
9 6 (33.33%) .NET
9 6 (33.33%) Java
9 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 6 (33.33%) HTML5
9 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 6 (33.33%) CSS3
9 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 6 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) HTTP
2 4 (22.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MySQL
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) Redis
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
1 5 (27.78%) Subversion
2 4 (22.22%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Web Developer
4 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 4 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.56%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) SOAP
2 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) Ajax
4 6 (33.33%) Web Services
4 6 (33.33%) XHTML
4 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) HTML5
4 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 6 (33.33%) CSS3
4 6 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
5 4 (22.22%) LAMP
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) Akka
6 2 (11.11%) Play Framework
6 2 (11.11%) Kafka
6 2 (11.11%) Symfony
7 1 (5.56%) Zend Framework
7 1 (5.56%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) W3C
2 2 (11.11%) EPoS
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) OO
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) MVC
4 10 (55.56%) OOP
5 9 (50.00%) TDD
5 9 (50.00%) OO PHP
6 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
7 6 (33.33%) SOA
7 6 (33.33%) Validation
7 6 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
8 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
9 4 (22.22%) Scrum
9 4 (22.22%) BDD
10 1 (5.56%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) PHP
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 3 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Zend
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