The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 34 60 37
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -23
Permanent jobs citing REST 26 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.55% 0.55% 4.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.32% 1.82% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 19
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
REST
Tyne and Wear

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
211 165 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 53.15% 30.00% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 187 130 160
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

REST
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

REST Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

REST
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 30 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 21 (65.63%) Java
3 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 18 (56.25%) SOAP
4 15 (46.88%) Web Services
4 15 (46.88%) CSS
4 15 (46.88%) JSON
5 13 (40.63%) Groovy
6 12 (37.50%) HTML5
6 12 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 12 (37.50%) XML
7 11 (34.38%) Linux
7 11 (34.38%) OO
7 11 (34.38%) Python
7 11 (34.38%) TDD
7 11 (34.38%) SaaS
8 10 (31.25%) Java EE
8 10 (31.25%) XSD
8 10 (31.25%) MySQL
9 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
9 9 (28.13%) MVC
9 9 (28.13%) Spring
9 9 (28.13%) PaaS
10 8 (25.00%) RESTful
10 8 (25.00%) Gradle
10 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
10 8 (25.00%) CSS3
10 8 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 8 (25.00%) JPA

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 (12.50%) JBoss
1 4 (12.50%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Moodle
3 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) SaaS
2 9 (28.13%) PaaS
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (9.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) SSL
3 2 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
3 5 (15.63%) Big Data
4 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) JUnit
1 8 (25.00%) Gradle
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (15.63%) Selenium
4 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.38%) JIRA
4 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.25%) Mocha
5 2 (6.25%) Subversion
6 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) HTML
1 18 (56.25%) SOAP
2 15 (46.88%) Web Services
2 15 (46.88%) CSS
2 15 (46.88%) JSON
3 12 (37.50%) XML
3 12 (37.50%) HTML5
3 12 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 10 (31.25%) Java EE
4 10 (31.25%) XSD
5 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
5 9 (28.13%) Spring
6 8 (25.00%) Swing
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.00%) .NET
6 8 (25.00%) CSS3
6 8 (25.00%) RESTful
6 8 (25.00%) JPA
7 5 (15.63%) Grails
7 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.13%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) TDD
2 11 (34.38%) OO
3 9 (28.13%) MVC
4 8 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 8 (25.00%) OOD
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.50%) API Development
6 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) Release Management
7 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) CRM
7 3 (9.38%) ERP
7 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.25%) Product Management
8 2 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 21 (65.63%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) Groovy
4 11 (34.38%) Python
5 8 (25.00%) C#
6 6 (18.75%) SQL
7 2 (6.25%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.13%) Perl
8 1 (3.13%) PHP
8 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) RedDot
2 3 (9.38%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.13%) Blackboard
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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