The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 16 April 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 59 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing REST 16 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.16% 0.66% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.89% 1.70% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 7
Average salary £35,232 £44,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.92% -29.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,636 £38,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £44,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
327 294 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.19% 38.99% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 291 265 236
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
England

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

REST
Salary Trend in the North East

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

REST Salary Trend in the North East

REST
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in the North East

REST
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +15 16 £35,232 -19.92%
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing REST 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 REST.

1 25 (83.33%) Ajax
2 22 (73.33%) Java
3 19 (63.33%) HTML
3 19 (63.33%) CSS
3 19 (63.33%) Python
3 19 (63.33%) Spring
4 18 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 18 (60.00%) Ruby
5 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (53.33%) Finance
7 15 (50.00%) Google
7 15 (50.00%) Django
7 15 (50.00%) Guice
7 15 (50.00%) Scala
7 15 (50.00%) Open Source
7 15 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 15 (50.00%) Play Framework
8 14 (46.67%) Scrum
8 14 (46.67%) SOAP
8 14 (46.67%) JUnit
9 13 (43.33%) Web Services
9 13 (43.33%) HTML5
9 13 (43.33%) JSON
9 13 (43.33%) CSS3
10 12 (40.00%) Subversion
10 12 (40.00%) Automated Testing
10 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
10 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (40.00%) C#
10 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing REST 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 REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) HTTP
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) Intranet
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 9 (30.00%) MySQL
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (46.67%) JUnit
3 12 (40.00%) Subversion
3 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Web Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) Ajax
2 19 (63.33%) HTML
2 19 (63.33%) CSS
2 19 (63.33%) Spring
3 18 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 15 (50.00%) Django
4 15 (50.00%) Guice
4 15 (50.00%) Play Framework
5 14 (46.67%) SOAP
6 13 (43.33%) Web Services
6 13 (43.33%) HTML5
6 13 (43.33%) JSON
6 13 (43.33%) CSS3
7 9 (30.00%) RESTful
8 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
9 5 (16.67%) XML
9 5 (16.67%) Spring MVC
10 4 (13.33%) jQuery
11 3 (10.00%) WSDL
11 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (10.00%) Web 2.0
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) DataPower
4 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Scrum
3 12 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (30.00%) Web Design
4 9 (30.00%) OWASP
4 9 (30.00%) Web Development
5 8 (26.67%) OO
6 6 (20.00%) MVC
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
8 3 (10.00%) Analytics
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (10.00%) OOD
8 3 (10.00%) OOP
8 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 19 (63.33%) Python
3 18 (60.00%) Ruby
4 15 (50.00%) Scala
5 12 (40.00%) C#
6 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (23.33%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) PHP
8 3 (10.00%) VB
8 3 (10.00%) Perl
8 3 (10.00%) C++
9 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
1 1 (3.33%) OCMJEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Puppet
1 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.00%) collectd
2 3 (10.00%) Nagios
2 3 (10.00%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Google
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Kony
4 1 (3.33%) Sun