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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / North East
Rank 40 70 68
Rank change year-on-year +30 -2  
Permanent jobs citing REST 30 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.82% 1.24% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.79% 2.70% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 7
Median salary £38,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +46.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £38,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £51,250 £35,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 278 296 310
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 44.62% 45.75% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 258 256 274
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% -2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham +13 15 £38,000 +8.57%
Tyne and Wear +21 13 £37,500 -25.00% 9
Northumberland - 2 £32,500 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 52 (85.25%) JavaScript
2 48 (78.69%) HTML
3 44 (72.13%) SQL
3 44 (72.13%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (68.85%) CSS
5 36 (59.02%) SOAP
6 32 (52.46%) Web Services
7 30 (49.18%) C#
8 27 (44.26%) .NET
8 27 (44.26%) MVC
9 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
10 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET
10 25 (40.98%) CMS
11 24 (39.34%) .NET Framework
11 24 (39.34%) Waterfall
12 23 (37.70%) Entity Framework
12 23 (37.70%) Umbraco
12 23 (37.70%) CRM
13 21 (34.43%) ERP
13 21 (34.43%) FMCG
14 17 (27.87%) Java
15 16 (26.23%) HTML5
16 15 (24.59%) Degree
17 14 (22.95%) OO
17 14 (22.95%) Node.js
18 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
19 12 (19.67%) JSON
19 12 (19.67%) Spring
20 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
20 11 (18.03%) MySQL

REST
Top Related 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 25 (40.98%) CMS
2 23 (37.70%) Umbraco
3 4 (6.56%) nginx
4 2 (3.28%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.64%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
3 11 (18.03%) MySQL
4 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (6.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.28%) SQLite
7 1 (1.64%) Big Data
7 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.48%) Subversion
3 3 (4.92%) Grunt
3 3 (4.92%) gulp
3 3 (4.92%) Jasmine
3 3 (4.92%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (4.92%) Selenium
4 2 (3.28%) JUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.56%) Advertising
1 4 (6.56%) Automotive
2 3 (4.92%) Games
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (88.52%) Developer
2 26 (42.62%) Senior Developer
3 24 (39.34%) .NET Developer
4 23 (37.70%) Senior .NET Developer
5 15 (24.59%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.84%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Cloud Developer
9 2 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.28%) Games Developer
9 2 (3.28%) PHP Web Applications Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Web Engineer
10 1 (1.64%) Junior C# Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (78.69%) HTML
2 42 (68.85%) CSS
3 36 (59.02%) SOAP
4 32 (52.46%) Web Services
5 27 (44.26%) .NET
6 25 (40.98%) ASP.NET
7 24 (39.34%) .NET Framework
8 23 (37.70%) Entity Framework
9 16 (26.23%) HTML5
10 14 (22.95%) Node.js
11 12 (19.67%) JSON
11 12 (19.67%) Spring
12 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
13 10 (16.39%) React
13 10 (16.39%) XML
14 7 (11.48%) jQuery
15 4 (6.56%) CherryPy
15 4 (6.56%) Django
15 4 (6.56%) Java EE
15 4 (6.56%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 21 (34.43%) FMCG
2 9 (14.75%) User Experience
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (72.13%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (44.26%) MVC
3 24 (39.34%) Waterfall
4 23 (37.70%) CRM
5 21 (34.43%) ERP
6 14 (22.95%) OO
7 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (14.75%) Microservices
8 9 (14.75%) Open Source
9 6 (9.84%) Front End Development
9 6 (9.84%) Scrum
10 5 (8.20%) TDD
10 5 (8.20%) Web Development
11 4 (6.56%) DevOps
11 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.56%) SDLC
11 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.92%) Analytics
12 3 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (4.92%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 52 (85.25%) JavaScript
2 44 (72.13%) SQL
3 30 (49.18%) C#
4 17 (27.87%) Java
5 10 (16.39%) Python
6 8 (13.11%) PHP
7 5 (8.20%) Scala
8 4 (6.56%) Groovy
9 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.92%) ES6
10 2 (3.28%) Perl
10 2 (3.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) PhD
3 3 (4.92%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) etcd
2 1 (1.64%) flannel
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Puppet
2 2 (3.28%) Ansible
2 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.28%) rkt
2 2 (3.28%) Terraform
3 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.28%) SAP
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) webMethods
2 1 (1.64%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.64%) Zend
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