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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 66 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 6 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.89% 2.28% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 5.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 0
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +5.12%
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
252 245 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 37.44% 42.98% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 226 220 264
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
Durham - 3 £35,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear -26 2 £56,250 +25.00% 3
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 8 (66.67%) SOAP
3 6 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) LAMP
5 4 (33.33%) Subversion
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (25.00%) PhoneGap
6 3 (25.00%) Underscore.js
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (25.00%) PHP5
6 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) OOP
6 3 (25.00%) Apache
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) SSH
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Bower
2 2 (16.67%) Xcode
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) TestNG
3 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) SOAP
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) LAMP
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) PhoneGap
4 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (25.00%) Underscore.js
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (16.67%) Yii
5 2 (16.67%) Android SDK
5 2 (16.67%) Laravel
5 2 (16.67%) Kohana
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) MVVM
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) PHP5
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) VB
6 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) logstash
1 1 (8.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 22 days ago