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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 55 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing REST 26 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.33% 0.48% 2.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.28% 1.46% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 17
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
414 274 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.01% 33.13% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 354 217 271
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 29 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 29 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 +11 26 £40,000 +45.45% 5
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 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 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
2 27 (65.85%) Java
3 21 (51.22%) HTML
4 19 (46.34%) SOAP
4 19 (46.34%) Web Services
4 19 (46.34%) OO
4 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (43.90%) CSS
6 17 (41.46%) JSON
7 15 (36.59%) Groovy
7 15 (36.59%) MySQL
7 15 (36.59%) MVC
8 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
8 14 (34.15%) C#
8 14 (34.15%) .NET
8 14 (34.15%) Python
8 14 (34.15%) XML
9 13 (31.71%) Linux
9 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
9 13 (31.71%) HTML5
10 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
10 12 (29.27%) TDD
11 11 (26.83%) Spring
11 11 (26.83%) SaaS
11 11 (26.83%) Hibernate
12 10 (24.39%) OOD
12 10 (24.39%) JUnit
12 10 (24.39%) Swing
12 10 (24.39%) XSD
12 10 (24.39%) Git (software)

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (14.63%) CMS
2 4 (9.76%) JBoss
3 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) Umbraco
3 3 (7.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) SaaS
2 9 (21.95%) PaaS
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.32%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) SSL
3 2 (4.88%) Wireless
4 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) MySQL
2 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (12.20%) Big Data
4 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) JUnit
1 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
1 10 (24.39%) Gradle
2 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (14.63%) Subversion
4 5 (12.20%) Selenium
5 3 (7.32%) JIRA
5 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.32%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.88%) Artifactory
6 2 (4.88%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (4.88%) Mocha
7 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.44%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.44%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) HTML
2 19 (46.34%) SOAP
2 19 (46.34%) Web Services
3 18 (43.90%) CSS
4 17 (41.46%) JSON
5 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
5 14 (34.15%) .NET
5 14 (34.15%) XML
6 13 (31.71%) HTML5
7 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
8 11 (26.83%) Hibernate
8 11 (26.83%) Spring
9 10 (24.39%) Swing
9 10 (24.39%) Java EE
9 10 (24.39%) XSD
9 10 (24.39%) JPA
9 10 (24.39%) RESTful
10 9 (21.95%) CSS3
11 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (17.07%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) OO
1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) MVC
3 12 (29.27%) TDD
4 10 (24.39%) Automated Testing
4 10 (24.39%) OOD
5 8 (19.51%) OOP
6 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.76%) Software Architecture
7 4 (9.76%) MVVM
7 4 (9.76%) API Development
7 4 (9.76%) Web Development
8 3 (7.32%) Release Management
8 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.32%) CRM
8 3 (7.32%) ERP
8 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.32%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
2 27 (65.85%) Java
3 15 (36.59%) Groovy
4 14 (34.15%) Python
4 14 (34.15%) C#
5 8 (19.51%) SQL
6 4 (9.76%) C++
7 2 (4.88%) PHP
7 2 (4.88%) Ruby
7 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Vagrant
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) RedDot
3 3 (7.32%) Sitecore
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