Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
England > North East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 71 59
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12 +45
Permanent jobs citing REST 32 46 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.28% 3.04% 4.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.86% 7.97% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 57
North East median annual salary £46,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.67% -6.25% +45.45%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £47,700 £49,550
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 546 577 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 38.97% 38.11% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 502 495 683
North East median annual salary £39,256 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.68% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,300
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,350 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for REST 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 in the North East.

Salary trend for REST in the North East

REST
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in the North East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in the North East

REST
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -1 21 £69,000 +72.50% 6
Durham -12 9 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Northumberland - 2 £37,500 -
REST
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for REST.

1 27 (84.38%) SOAP
1 27 (84.38%) Web Services
2 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 17 (53.13%) Selenium
4 17 (53.13%) Test Automation
5 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 16 (50.00%) Validation
6 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
7 13 (40.63%) SQL
8 12 (37.50%) Tomcat
8 12 (37.50%) SOA
8 12 (37.50%) Documentum
8 12 (37.50%) SLA
8 12 (37.50%) Middleware
8 12 (37.50%) EMC
8 12 (37.50%) Quality Management
8 12 (37.50%) MVC
8 12 (37.50%) Risk Management
8 12 (37.50%) Pega
8 12 (37.50%) QMS
8 12 (37.50%) BPMN
8 12 (37.50%) Data Management
8 12 (37.50%) TOGAF
8 12 (37.50%) BPEL
8 12 (37.50%) Document Management
8 12 (37.50%) Business Analysis
8 12 (37.50%) Puppet

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (37.50%) Documentum
1 12 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (34.38%) WebLogic
3 4 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.25%) CMS
5 1 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) GitHub
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) 802.15
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (9.38%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Selenium
2 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (15.63%) Ranorex
6 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 4 (12.50%) JMeter
6 4 (12.50%) LoadRunner
6 4 (12.50%) Robot Framework
6 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 4 (12.50%) WebDriver
7 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.25%) Maven
7 2 (6.25%) MSTest
7 2 (6.25%) NUnit
7 2 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (6.25%) PHPUnit
7 2 (6.25%) Subversion
7 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
7 2 (6.25%) Xdebug
General
1 4 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Architect
2 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Test Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) SOAP
1 27 (84.38%) Web Services
2 12 (37.50%) Middleware
3 11 (34.38%) HTML
4 9 (28.13%) .NET
4 9 (28.13%) CSS
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.75%) HTML5
7 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.50%) Laravel
8 3 (9.38%) jQuery
8 3 (9.38%) Node.js
8 3 (9.38%) Symfony
9 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.25%) ADO.NET
9 2 (6.25%) Django
9 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.25%) JSON
9 2 (6.25%) NHibernate
9 2 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Android
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Test Automation
3 16 (50.00%) Validation
4 12 (37.50%) BPEL
4 12 (37.50%) BPMN
4 12 (37.50%) Build Automation
4 12 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 12 (37.50%) Case Management
4 12 (37.50%) Data Management
4 12 (37.50%) DevOps
4 12 (37.50%) Document Management
4 12 (37.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 12 (37.50%) MVC
4 12 (37.50%) QMS
4 12 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 12 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 12 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (37.50%) SOA
4 12 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 11 (34.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) PHP
4 4 (12.50%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.13%) Go
6 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 12 (37.50%) SLA
2 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Puppet
2 11 (34.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) EMC
2 12 (37.50%) Pega
3 11 (34.38%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) Zend
5 2 (6.25%) Sitecore