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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 55 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing REST 6 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.22% 2.10% 2.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.90% 5.34% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 9
Median salary £33,000 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.95% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
154 131 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 31.24% 39.34% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 115 99 177
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 26 August 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 11 (91.67%) SOAP
2 9 (75.00%) PHP
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (50.00%) MVC
6 5 (41.67%) Java
7 4 (33.33%) MySQL
7 4 (33.33%) Web Services
7 4 (33.33%) Symfony
7 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (33.33%) iPad
8 3 (25.00%) Yii
8 3 (25.00%) Zend
8 3 (25.00%) Zend Framework
8 3 (25.00%) PHP 5
8 3 (25.00%) Subversion
8 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (25.00%) OOP
8 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (25.00%) Web Development
8 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (25.00%) JSON
8 3 (25.00%) Refactoring
9 2 (16.67%) WCF
9 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) Grunt
4 1 (8.33%) MSTest
4 1 (8.33%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Systems Developer
3 5 (41.67%) PHP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) EPiServer Developer
5 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) SOAP
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) Symfony
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) JSON
6 3 (25.00%) Yii
6 3 (25.00%) Zend Framework
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (16.67%) WCF
7 2 (16.67%) WinForms
7 2 (16.67%) XML
8 1 (8.33%) Laravel
8 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) OOP
2 3 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) PHP
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) PHP 5
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) EPiServer