The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 45 63 53
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing REST 24 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.05% 1.44% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.54% 3.79% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 11
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
REST
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
281 264 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 47.39% 37.93% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 253 237 209
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Tyne and Wear +20 19 £50,000 +53.84% 6
Durham -6 5 £38,750 +10.71%
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 55 (87.30%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (82.54%) JavaScript
3 44 (69.84%) Web Services
4 35 (55.56%) Java
5 33 (52.38%) SOAP
6 31 (49.21%) HTML
6 31 (49.21%) SQL Server
7 29 (46.03%) CSS
7 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
8 27 (42.86%) SQL
9 26 (41.27%) C#
10 25 (39.68%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (38.10%) .NET
11 24 (38.10%) MVC
11 24 (38.10%) Scrum
12 23 (36.51%) QA
13 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
13 21 (33.33%) Finance
13 21 (33.33%) MySQL
13 21 (33.33%) XML
13 21 (33.33%) SaaS
14 20 (31.75%) ASP.NET
15 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
15 19 (30.16%) Spring
15 19 (30.16%) Unit Testing
16 18 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
16 18 (28.57%) HTML5
16 18 (28.57%) TDD

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 14 (22.22%) IIS
1 14 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.11%) JBoss
2 7 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.52%) Node.js
4 4 (6.35%) CMS
5 1 (1.59%) Apache
5 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.59%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.33%) SaaS
2 18 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (22.22%) Heroku
4 3 (4.76%) GitHub
4 3 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.57%) HTTP
2 14 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (49.21%) SQL Server
2 21 (33.33%) MySQL
3 8 (12.70%) SQLite
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Big Data
6 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.59%) MS Access
6 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
2 18 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (22.22%) JIRA
3 14 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 11 (17.46%) Subversion
5 10 (15.87%) Selenium
6 7 (11.11%) Eclipse
7 6 (9.52%) JUnit
8 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (6.35%) Bitbucket
8 4 (6.35%) Hudson
8 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
8 4 (6.35%) PHPUnit
8 4 (6.35%) TestNG
9 2 (3.17%) Gradle
9 2 (3.17%) Mocha
9 2 (3.17%) Protractor
10 1 (1.59%) Bower
10 1 (1.59%) gulp
10 1 (1.59%) Rational Rose
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Advertising
3 2 (3.17%) Electronics
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (68.25%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 8 (12.70%) C# Developer
4 8 (12.70%) C# Software Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Lead C# Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Lead Software Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Principal Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) PHP Developer
5 5 (7.94%) QA Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) QA Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) QA Test Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Test Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (69.84%) Web Services
2 33 (52.38%) SOAP
3 31 (49.21%) HTML
4 29 (46.03%) CSS
5 24 (38.10%) .NET
6 21 (33.33%) XML
7 20 (31.75%) ASP.NET
8 19 (30.16%) Spring
9 18 (28.57%) HTML5
10 17 (26.98%) JSON
11 16 (25.40%) CSS3
12 13 (20.63%) jQuery
13 11 (17.46%) Ajax
13 11 (17.46%) AngularJS
14 9 (14.29%) .NET Framework
14 9 (14.29%) XSD
14 9 (14.29%) XSLT
15 8 (12.70%) Entity Framework
15 8 (12.70%) Java EE
15 8 (12.70%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.35%) User Experience
4 2 (3.17%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Physics
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Unix
2 13 (20.63%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (87.30%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.68%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (38.10%) MVC
3 24 (38.10%) Scrum
4 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 19 (30.16%) Unit Testing
6 18 (28.57%) OO
6 18 (28.57%) TDD
7 16 (25.40%) Use Case
8 15 (23.81%) Waterfall
9 14 (22.22%) CRM
9 14 (22.22%) ERP
9 14 (22.22%) Multithreading
9 14 (22.22%) Release Management
10 13 (20.63%) Project Management
11 12 (19.05%) Line Management
11 12 (19.05%) Product Management
11 12 (19.05%) SOA
12 11 (17.46%) DSDM
12 11 (17.46%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 52 (82.54%) JavaScript
2 35 (55.56%) Java
3 27 (42.86%) SQL
4 26 (41.27%) C#
5 11 (17.46%) Python
6 8 (12.70%) T-SQL
7 7 (11.11%) Ruby
8 6 (9.52%) Jython
9 5 (7.94%) Perl
9 5 (7.94%) PHP
9 5 (7.94%) Scala
10 4 (6.35%) C++
10 4 (6.35%) PHP 5
10 4 (6.35%) VB
10 4 (6.35%) VB6
11 3 (4.76%) Groovy
12 2 (3.17%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.59%) C
13 1 (1.59%) XPath
13 1 (1.59%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) OCPJP
2 6 (9.52%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (36.51%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) OpenText
3 3 (4.76%) Vignette
3 3 (4.76%) Zend
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
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