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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 64 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing REST 15 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.95% 0.13% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.61% 0.37% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £24,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
415 272 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.90% 34.17% 44.28%
Number of salaries quoted 359 236 267
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +10 15 £40,000 +66.66% 6
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) OO
3 17 (56.67%) Web Services
3 17 (56.67%) Java
4 16 (53.33%) MVC
5 15 (50.00%) C#
5 15 (50.00%) .NET
5 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
7 12 (40.00%) HTML
7 12 (40.00%) SOAP
8 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (30.00%) TDD
10 9 (30.00%) CSS
10 9 (30.00%) MySQL
11 8 (26.67%) SQL
11 8 (26.67%) OOP
11 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
11 8 (26.67%) Spring
12 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
12 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
12 7 (23.33%) JSON
12 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (23.33%) RESTful
12 7 (23.33%) Groovy
12 7 (23.33%) JPA
12 7 (23.33%) Entity Framework
12 7 (23.33%) Gradle

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 6 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) SaaS
2 3 (10.00%) Heroku
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
2 3 (10.00%) SSL
3 2 (6.67%) Wireless
4 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) MySQL
3 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (23.33%) JUnit
2 7 (23.33%) Gradle
3 6 (20.00%) Subversion
4 3 (10.00%) JIRA
4 3 (10.00%) Selenium
4 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.67%) Artifactory
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) Web Services
2 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (40.00%) HTML
3 12 (40.00%) SOAP
4 9 (30.00%) CSS
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 8 (26.67%) Spring
6 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
6 7 (23.33%) Swing
6 7 (23.33%) JSON
6 7 (23.33%) XML
6 7 (23.33%) Entity Framework
6 7 (23.33%) JPA
6 7 (23.33%) RESTful
7 6 (20.00%) HTML5
8 5 (16.67%) jQuery
9 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (13.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) OO
2 16 (53.33%) MVC
3 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (30.00%) TDD
5 8 (26.67%) OOP
6 7 (23.33%) OOD
6 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 5 (16.67%) MVVM
7 5 (16.67%) Web Development
8 4 (13.33%) API Development
9 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (10.00%) OO PHP
9 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (10.00%) Release Management
9 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 15 (50.00%) C#
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 7 (23.33%) Python
5 7 (23.33%) Groovy
6 5 (16.67%) C++
7 3 (10.00%) PHP
8 2 (6.67%) Ruby
9 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) RedDot
3 3 (10.00%) Sitecore
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