The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RESTful
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 41 41
Rank change year-on-year +15 0  
Permanent jobs citing RESTful 40 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 7.13% 4.10% 3.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.78% 11.49% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 19
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.12% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

RESTful 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 225 174 209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 40.11% 35.66% 42.92%
Number of salaries quoted 187 157 171
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%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Merseyside

RESTful
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for RESTful in Merseyside

RESTful
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Merseyside over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RESTful in Merseyside

RESTful
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 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 -4 14 £41,250 +3.12%
Wirral - 14 £45,000 - 1
Southport - 8 £40,000 - 1
Birkenhead -4 4 £30,000 -7.69% 1
RESTful
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 61 (93.85%) TDD
2 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (80.00%) MVC
3 52 (80.00%) C#
3 52 (80.00%) .NET
3 52 (80.00%) BDD
4 50 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 50 (76.92%) Web Application Development
4 50 (76.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 50 (76.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 50 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 50 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 50 (76.92%) ASP.NET
5 29 (44.62%) Node.js
6 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
6 22 (33.85%) Ruby
7 21 (32.31%) Digital TV
7 21 (32.31%) AngularJS
7 21 (32.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 21 (32.31%) KnockoutJS
8 20 (30.77%) Code First Entity Framework
8 20 (30.77%) NoSQL
8 20 (30.77%) Entity Framework
8 20 (30.77%) .NET Framework
8 20 (30.77%) WCF
9 12 (18.46%) OO
9 12 (18.46%) PHP
9 12 (18.46%) Open Source
9 12 (18.46%) SDLC
10 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills

RESTful
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 2 (3.08%) nginx
2 1 (1.54%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.54%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (76.92%) SQL Server
1 50 (76.92%) SQL Server 2014
2 20 (30.77%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.62%) MySQL
4 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.08%) RSpec
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
General
1 9 (13.85%) Retail
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (95.38%) Developer
2 50 (76.92%) .NET Developer
3 12 (18.46%) PHP Developer
4 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (6.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (6.15%) C# Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Graduate
4 4 (6.15%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Graduate C# Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Junior
4 4 (6.15%) Junior .NET Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Junior C# Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (80.00%) .NET
2 50 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 50 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 50 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 50 (76.92%) ASP.NET Web API
3 29 (44.62%) Node.js
4 21 (32.31%) AngularJS
4 21 (32.31%) KnockoutJS
4 21 (32.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 20 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 20 (30.77%) Code First Entity Framework
5 20 (30.77%) Entity Framework
5 20 (30.77%) WCF
6 9 (13.85%) LAMP
7 2 (3.08%) Ajax
7 2 (3.08%) CSS
7 2 (3.08%) HTML
7 2 (3.08%) jQuery
7 2 (3.08%) SOAP
7 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Digital TV
2 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Hedge funds
4 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Android
1 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.08%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (93.85%) TDD
2 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (80.00%) BDD
3 52 (80.00%) MVC
4 50 (76.92%) Web Application Development
5 12 (18.46%) OO
5 12 (18.46%) Open Source
5 12 (18.46%) SDLC
6 11 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (16.92%) Scrum
7 10 (15.38%) OOP
8 9 (13.85%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (13.85%) Domain-Driven Design
8 9 (13.85%) Microservices
8 9 (13.85%) SOLID
9 4 (6.15%) API Development
10 3 (4.62%) Analytics
10 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.62%) Data Analytics
10 3 (4.62%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 52 (80.00%) C#
2 22 (33.85%) Ruby
3 12 (18.46%) PHP
4 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.62%) Java
6 2 (3.08%) C++
6 2 (3.08%) Smalltalk
6 2 (3.08%) SQL
6 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.54%) MuleSoft
2 1 (1.54%) WSO2
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Prescot, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago