The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 61 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing REST 7 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.18% 2.02% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 4.97% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 9
Median salary £32,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £23,200 £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
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
196 181 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.94% 40.58% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 151 127 217
Median salary £37,500 £37,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -17 6 £33,000 -20.95%
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for REST.

1 13 (92.86%) SOAP
2 11 (78.57%) PHP
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) CSS
6 7 (50.00%) .NET
6 7 (50.00%) C#
7 6 (42.86%) MySQL
7 6 (42.86%) MVC
8 5 (35.71%) Java
8 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
9 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 4 (28.57%) iPad
9 4 (28.57%) Web Development
9 4 (28.57%) Symfony
9 4 (28.57%) jQuery
9 4 (28.57%) OOP
9 4 (28.57%) Web Services
10 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
10 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
10 3 (21.43%) Zend
10 3 (21.43%) Zend Framework
10 3 (21.43%) PHP 5
10 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
10 3 (21.43%) JSON
10 3 (21.43%) Refactoring
10 3 (21.43%) Subversion
10 3 (21.43%) Yii
10 3 (21.43%) HTML5

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Magento
1 2 (14.29%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) Grunt
4 1 (7.14%) MSTest
4 1 (7.14%) NUnit
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Systems Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) EPiServer Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) SOAP
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) Symfony
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) JSON
6 3 (21.43%) Yii
6 3 (21.43%) Zend Framework
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 2 (14.29%) LAMP
7 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (14.29%) WCF
7 2 (14.29%) WinForms
7 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) iPad
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) Refactoring
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (7.14%) Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) PHP
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) PHP 5
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Zend
2 1 (7.14%) EPiServer
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