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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 68 45 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Permanent jobs citing REST 9 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.11% 3.81% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.67% 9.65% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 1
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
337 259 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 41.40% 39.48% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 242 231 257
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,300 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -24 7 £27,500 -38.88% 5
Teesside - 1 £30,000 -
Durham - 1 - - 1
Cleveland - 1 £30,000 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (70.00%) HTML
1 14 (70.00%) CSS
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (65.00%) Python
3 12 (60.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) Subversion
3 12 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (60.00%) Ruby
3 12 (60.00%) Ajax
3 12 (60.00%) JSON
4 11 (55.00%) HTML5
4 11 (55.00%) Finance
4 11 (55.00%) Automated Testing
5 10 (50.00%) C#
5 10 (50.00%) JUnit
5 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (50.00%) Scala
5 10 (50.00%) Open Source
5 10 (50.00%) Google
5 10 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 10 (50.00%) Django
5 10 (50.00%) Guice
5 10 (50.00%) Play Framework
5 10 (50.00%) Line Management
5 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 9 (45.00%) Spring
6 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (45.00%) HTTP
6 9 (45.00%) SOAP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (60.00%) Subversion
2 12 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (50.00%) JUnit
4 5 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (10.00%) TestNG
5 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.00%) Hudson
5 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
6 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
6 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Web Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) CSS
1 14 (70.00%) HTML
2 12 (60.00%) Ajax
2 12 (60.00%) JSON
3 11 (55.00%) HTML5
4 10 (50.00%) Guice
4 10 (50.00%) Django
4 10 (50.00%) Play Framework
4 10 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (45.00%) Spring
5 9 (45.00%) SOAP
6 8 (40.00%) CSS3
7 7 (35.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) RESTful
9 4 (20.00%) jQuery
10 3 (15.00%) .NET
11 2 (10.00%) LAMP
11 2 (10.00%) XML
11 2 (10.00%) Flash
11 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (30.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Automated Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (50.00%) Line Management
3 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (30.00%) Web Design
5 6 (30.00%) Web Development
5 6 (30.00%) OWASP
5 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (20.00%) MVC
7 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Kanban
9 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Python
2 12 (60.00%) Ruby
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) Scala
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) PHP
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.00%) PHP5
7 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) collectd
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) Zend
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago