The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 52 46 72
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +26
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 11 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.23% 4.38% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.34% 7.76% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 2
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +53.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
RESTful
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
206 348 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 41.70% 56.40% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 179 322 265
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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
Birkenhead - 11 £35,000 -
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 29 (96.67%) .NET
1 29 (96.67%) ASP.NET
1 29 (96.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 28 (93.33%) MVC
3 26 (86.67%) C#
3 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (86.67%) TDD
3 26 (86.67%) Ruby
3 26 (86.67%) WCF
3 26 (86.67%) Git (software)
3 26 (86.67%) BDD
3 26 (86.67%) NoSQL
3 26 (86.67%) Node.js
3 26 (86.67%) Web Application Development
3 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (66.67%) Internet
4 20 (66.67%) Games
5 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.00%) OO
6 6 (20.00%) Retail
7 2 (6.67%) HTML
7 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.67%) CSS
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.67%) WPF
7 2 (6.67%) HTML5
7 2 (6.67%) CSS3
7 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.33%) Java

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (86.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (86.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 20 (66.67%) Games
2 6 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 27 (90.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) .NET
1 29 (96.67%) ASP.NET
1 29 (96.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (86.67%) WCF
2 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.67%) WPF
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) HTML5
3 2 (6.67%) CSS3
3 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.33%) SignalR
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (3.33%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
4 1 (3.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) MVC
2 26 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (86.67%) TDD
2 26 (86.67%) BDD
2 26 (86.67%) Web Application Development
3 6 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.33%) SOA
4 1 (3.33%) B2B
4 1 (3.33%) MVVM
4 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) C#
1 26 (86.67%) Ruby
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Xamarin