The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 60 33 56
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +23
Permanent jobs citing REST 7 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.09% 5.00% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 12.89% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 1
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
REST
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
270 194 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.86% 38.80% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 193 173 199
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

REST Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

REST
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 6 £30,000 -33.33% 5
North Shields - 2 £27,500 -
South Shields - 2 £27,500 -
Gateshead - 2 £27,500 -
REST
North East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 13 (72.22%) HTML
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) Ajax
2 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 11 (61.11%) Ruby
3 11 (61.11%) JSON
3 11 (61.11%) Java
3 11 (61.11%) Automated Testing
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
4 10 (55.56%) Google
4 10 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (55.56%) Subversion
4 10 (55.56%) JUnit
4 10 (55.56%) Django
4 10 (55.56%) Scala
4 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (55.56%) Guice
4 10 (55.56%) HTML5
4 10 (55.56%) Open Source
4 10 (55.56%) Play Framework
4 10 (55.56%) Line Management
4 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
5 9 (50.00%) C#
6 8 (44.44%) HTTP
6 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
6 8 (44.44%) SOAP
6 8 (44.44%) Linux

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (55.56%) Subversion
2 10 (55.56%) JUnit
3 4 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.11%) Hudson
4 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 2 (11.11%) TestNG
5 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Web Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 12 (66.67%) Ajax
3 11 (61.11%) JSON
4 10 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (55.56%) Django
4 10 (55.56%) Guice
4 10 (55.56%) HTML5
4 10 (55.56%) Play Framework
5 8 (44.44%) SOAP
5 8 (44.44%) Spring
5 8 (44.44%) CSS3
6 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) RESTful
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.11%) LAMP
8 2 (11.11%) Flash
8 2 (11.11%) Sensu
8 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Open Source
2 6 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Automated Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (55.56%) Line Management
3 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 7 (38.89%) Scrum
6 6 (33.33%) Web Design
6 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (33.33%) OWASP
6 6 (33.33%) Web Development
7 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 4 (22.22%) OO
8 3 (16.67%) TDD
8 3 (16.67%) MVC
9 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 2 (11.11%) Network Design
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) Ruby
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) Scala
4 9 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) Perl
8 1 (5.56%) VB
8 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
2 2 (11.11%) collectd
2 2 (11.11%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Google
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Zend
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 26 days ago