The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 51 50
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1  
Permanent jobs citing REST 3 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.53% 2.04% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 5.65% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 8
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +41.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £33,150 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,500 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 226 177 206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 39.93% 36.20% 41.70%
Number of salaries quoted 188 159 169
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Merseyside

REST
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for REST 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 March 2017. 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 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 -1 3 £47,500 +11.76% 2
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
1 12 (70.59%) SOAP
2 11 (64.71%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (47.06%) CRM
5 8 (47.06%) XML
5 8 (47.06%) IIS
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
6 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (29.41%) Case Management
7 5 (29.41%) PHP
7 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
7 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) Subversion
8 4 (23.53%) MVC
8 4 (23.53%) MySQL
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) OOP
8 4 (23.53%) HTML5
9 3 (17.65%) Marketing Automation
9 3 (17.65%) DevOps
9 3 (17.65%) CSS
9 3 (17.65%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification

REST
Co-occurring 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 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Magento
2 1 (5.88%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (5.88%) CloudFront
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Grunt
3 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.88%) MSTest
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
4 3 (17.65%) CRM Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior MySQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) UX Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) SOAP
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) XML
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) Ajax
8 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.88%) CSS3
9 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
9 1 (5.88%) LAMP
9 1 (5.88%) Ninject
9 1 (5.88%) Node.js
9 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.88%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Streaming Video
2 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) CRM
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Case Management
2 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) OOP
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) PHP 5
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.88%) Zend
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Prescot, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
LIVERPOOL
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £95,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago