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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 51 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing REST 6 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.38% 1.06% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.41% 1.76% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 1
Average salary £33,750 £34,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.73% -38.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
176 340 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 40.46% 60.07% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 140 302 180
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 £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 31 March 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Liverpool

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 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 21 (95.45%) SOAP
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
2 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) HTML
3 18 (81.82%) OO
4 15 (68.18%) MySQL
4 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
4 15 (68.18%) PHP
5 14 (63.64%) TDD
6 12 (54.55%) Apache
6 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
6 12 (54.55%) MVC
6 12 (54.55%) OO PHP
7 11 (50.00%) Ajax
7 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
8 10 (45.45%) jQuery
8 10 (45.45%) OOP
9 9 (40.91%) Magento
10 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
11 6 (27.27%) HTML5
11 6 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
11 6 (27.27%) CSS3
11 6 (27.27%) XHTML
11 6 (27.27%) SQL
11 6 (27.27%) .NET
11 6 (27.27%) SOA
11 6 (27.27%) HTTP
11 6 (27.27%) Windows
11 6 (27.27%) W3C

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 12 (54.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) MySQL
2 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) PHP Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Web Developer
4 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) OO PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) SOAP
2 19 (86.36%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 11 (50.00%) Ajax
4 10 (45.45%) jQuery
5 6 (27.27%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) XHTML
5 6 (27.27%) CSS3
5 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
7 3 (13.64%) Symfony
8 2 (9.09%) Zend Framework
8 2 (9.09%) LAMP
8 2 (9.09%) Yii
9 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) W3C
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) EPoS
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) OO
2 14 (63.64%) TDD
3 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 12 (54.55%) MVC
3 12 (54.55%) OO PHP
4 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (45.45%) OOP
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (27.27%) Validation
7 6 (27.27%) SOA
7 6 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
8 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 2 (9.09%) BDD
10 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (4.55%) UX Design
10 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
1 15 (68.18%) PHP
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) PHP5
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Zend
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