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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 66 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
-29 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 3 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.53% 2.31% 3.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 5.98% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 15
Median salary £37,500 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.17% +4.37%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
221 117 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 38.98% 38.61% 46.29%
Number of salaries quoted 131 93 157
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 September 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 (100.00%) SOAP
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) .NET
4 6 (66.67%) C#
5 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) JSON
7 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) WinForms
7 2 (22.22%) MySQL
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (22.22%) XML
7 2 (22.22%) WCF
7 2 (22.22%) Symfony
7 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) iPad
7 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
7 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (11.11%) Relational Database

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Systems Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) Symfony
6 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (22.22%) WCF
6 2 (22.22%) WinForms
6 2 (22.22%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) Laravel
7 1 (11.11%) Spring
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) Yii
7 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 6 (66.67%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Zend