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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 72 43 68
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +25
Permanent jobs citing REST 9 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.09% 3.98% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 10.20% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 1
Average salary £27,500 £44,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +35.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
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
345 255 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 41.77% 38.99% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 249 229 262
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
Tyne and Wear -28 7 £27,500 -37.50% 2
Teesside - 1 £30,000 -
Durham - 1 - -
Cleveland - 1 £30,000 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) PHP
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Subversion
5 4 (40.00%) Ajax
5 4 (40.00%) JSON
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) Selenium
6 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) UNIX
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) Flash
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (20.00%) TestNG
4 2 (20.00%) JUnit
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (20.00%) Hudson
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
5 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Flash
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) LAMP
6 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Kohana
6 2 (20.00%) Laravel
7 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (10.00%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Web 2.0
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) PHP5
5 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago