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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 44 69 42
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -27
Permanent jobs citing REST 38 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.02% 0.97% 4.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.35% 2.52% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34 7 26
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -38.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
367 318 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 48.48% 38.41% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 317 228 241
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Tyne and Wear +26 38 £40,000 +45.45% 13
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 48 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 38 (73.08%) Java
3 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (57.69%) HTML
5 29 (55.77%) SOAP
6 27 (51.92%) CSS
7 24 (46.15%) Web Services
8 23 (44.23%) Linux
9 19 (36.54%) SaaS
10 18 (34.62%) Groovy
11 17 (32.69%) TDD
11 17 (32.69%) JSON
11 17 (32.69%) OO
11 17 (32.69%) Python
11 17 (32.69%) XML
11 17 (32.69%) JUnit
11 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
12 15 (28.85%) MySQL
12 15 (28.85%) XSD
12 15 (28.85%) Java EE
12 15 (28.85%) Spring
12 15 (28.85%) HTML5
13 14 (26.92%) RESTful
14 13 (25.00%) Hibernate
15 12 (23.08%) MVC
15 12 (23.08%) OOD
15 12 (23.08%) Swing
15 12 (23.08%) SQL
15 12 (23.08%) JPA
15 12 (23.08%) Automated Testing

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (15.38%) JBoss
2 6 (11.54%) CMS
3 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.62%) IIS
4 4 (7.69%) Node.js
5 3 (5.77%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (3.85%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.92%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (36.54%) SaaS
2 10 (19.23%) PaaS
3 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (9.62%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) HTTP
2 5 (9.62%) SSL
3 2 (3.85%) Wireless
4 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) MySQL
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 6 (11.54%) Big Data
4 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) JUnit
2 12 (23.08%) Gradle
3 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
4 10 (19.23%) Selenium
5 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (9.62%) Hudson
6 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
6 5 (9.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (9.62%) TestNG
6 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
6 5 (9.62%) Subversion
6 5 (9.62%) JIRA
7 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.85%) Mocha
8 2 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (3.85%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (88.46%) Developer
2 29 (55.77%) Java Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.46%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (9.62%) QA Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) QA Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Lead Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (57.69%) HTML
2 29 (55.77%) SOAP
3 27 (51.92%) CSS
4 24 (46.15%) Web Services
5 17 (32.69%) XML
5 17 (32.69%) JSON
5 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
6 15 (28.85%) Java EE
6 15 (28.85%) HTML5
6 15 (28.85%) Spring
6 15 (28.85%) XSD
7 14 (26.92%) RESTful
8 13 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 12 (23.08%) Swing
9 12 (23.08%) JPA
10 11 (21.15%) CSS3
10 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
10 11 (21.15%) .NET
11 7 (13.46%) Ajax
12 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.77%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.92%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) UNIX
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) TDD
2 17 (32.69%) OO
3 12 (23.08%) OOD
3 12 (23.08%) MVC
3 12 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.54%) Scrum
6 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.62%) CRM
6 5 (9.62%) ERP
6 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
6 5 (9.62%) Use Case
6 5 (9.62%) Release Management
6 5 (9.62%) Performance Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.69%) Product Management
7 4 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 38 (73.08%) Java
3 18 (34.62%) Groovy
4 17 (32.69%) Python
5 12 (23.08%) SQL
6 11 (21.15%) C#
7 6 (11.54%) Perl
8 4 (7.69%) Ruby
9 2 (3.85%) Scala
9 2 (3.85%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.92%) PHP
10 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) OCPJWCD
2 1 (1.92%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Vagrant
1 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) RedDot
2 3 (5.77%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.92%) Blackboard
3 1 (1.92%) OpenText
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) Vignette
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