The first table below looks at the demand for RESTful skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 58 64 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.26% 0.17% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.79% 0.37% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
287 272 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 45.13% 46.18% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 245 243 326
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

RESTful
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

RESTful Salary Trend in Merseyside

RESTful
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Wirral - 5 £40,000 -
Liverpool +2 2 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Birkenhead - 1 £40,000 - 1
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 20 (100.00%) MVC
2 17 (85.00%) TDD
2 17 (85.00%) Ruby
2 17 (85.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (80.00%) OO
4 15 (75.00%) .NET
4 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (65.00%) C#
6 12 (60.00%) BDD
6 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
6 12 (60.00%) WCF
6 12 (60.00%) Node.js
6 12 (60.00%) Web Application Development
7 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (45.00%) Facebook
8 9 (45.00%) Yahoo!
8 9 (45.00%) Google
8 9 (45.00%) Social Media
8 9 (45.00%) BBC
8 9 (45.00%) Sony
8 9 (45.00%) Apple
9 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (35.00%) Web Services
11 6 (30.00%) Open Source
11 6 (30.00%) Subversion
12 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing RESTful 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 RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (60.00%) Node.js
2 5 (25.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Subversion
3 5 (25.00%) RSpec
3 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
1 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 12 (60.00%) WCF
3 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) Ajax
5 5 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 5 (25.00%) Phusion Passenger
5 5 (25.00%) HTML
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (10.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (5.00%) NHibernate
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Social Media
1 9 (45.00%) BBC
2 6 (30.00%) Open Source
3 5 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) MVC
2 17 (85.00%) TDD
3 16 (80.00%) OO
4 12 (60.00%) BDD
4 12 (60.00%) Web Application Development
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 5 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
8 1 (5.00%) QMS
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Ruby
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Capistrano
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Facebook
1 9 (45.00%) Yahoo!
1 9 (45.00%) Google
1 9 (45.00%) Sony
1 9 (45.00%) Apple
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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