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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 57 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs citing REST 7 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.33% 3.34% 3.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.63% 7.84% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 19
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £39,400 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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
193 204 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.76% 42.59% 63.52%
Number of salaries quoted 165 183 354
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -8 7 £42,500 +13.33% 5
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (69.23%) SOAP
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) HTML5
6 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) CRM
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) IIS
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
7 3 (23.08%) Grunt
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 3 (23.08%) CSS3
8 2 (15.38%) Web Design
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (15.38%) NUnit
8 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (15.38%) EPiServer

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Grunt
3 2 (15.38%) MSTest
3 2 (15.38%) NUnit
4 1 (7.69%) GitLab
4 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) EPiServer Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) SOAP
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 2 (15.38%) LESS
6 2 (15.38%) Sass
7 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.69%) JSON
7 1 (7.69%) Symfony
7 1 (7.69%) XML-RPC
7 1 (7.69%) Yii
7 1 (7.69%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
1 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Case Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Web Design
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) PHP 5
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) EPiServer
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter
3 1 (7.69%) Zend
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