The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 46 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing REST 9 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.99% 2.49% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.89% 5.84% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 8
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
REST
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
184 257 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 40.71% 42.62% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 132 217 243
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

REST
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Merseyside region.

REST Salary Trend in Merseyside

REST
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Merseyside

REST
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +3 7 £41,750 -7.22% 3
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (80.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) OOP
3 9 (60.00%) PHP
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) SOAP
5 6 (40.00%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (33.33%) OO
6 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 5 (33.33%) Redis
6 5 (33.33%) Kafka
6 5 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (33.33%) Akka
6 5 (33.33%) Play Framework
6 5 (33.33%) API Development
7 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
7 4 (26.67%) OO PHP
7 4 (26.67%) Unified Communications
7 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
7 4 (26.67%) PHPUnit
7 4 (26.67%) BDD
7 4 (26.67%) TDD
7 4 (26.67%) Subversion
7 4 (26.67%) Ajax
7 4 (26.67%) Linux

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (13.33%) WordPress
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (33.33%) Redis
3 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 4 (26.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Systems Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) SOAP
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) Kafka
2 5 (33.33%) Akka
2 5 (33.33%) Play Framework
3 4 (26.67%) LAMP
3 4 (26.67%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) Sass
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) JSON
6 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) OOP
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) API Development
5 4 (26.67%) OO PHP
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (26.67%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) SEO
6 2 (13.33%) Android Development
6 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) PHP
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum Strong Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago