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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 42 61 42
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Permanent jobs citing REST 27 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.29% 0.63% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.31% 1.99% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 20
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 £26,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
290 201 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 56.86% 31.65% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 250 155 203
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +24 26 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Sunderland - 1 £40,000 -
REST
North East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 35 (92.11%) JavaScript
2 23 (60.53%) Java
3 21 (55.26%) HTML
4 20 (52.63%) SOAP
4 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (50.00%) Web Services
6 18 (47.37%) CSS
7 17 (44.74%) JSON
8 15 (39.47%) Groovy
8 15 (39.47%) OO
9 14 (36.84%) XML
10 13 (34.21%) Linux
10 13 (34.21%) TDD
10 13 (34.21%) HTML5
11 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
11 12 (31.58%) MySQL
12 11 (28.95%) Python
12 11 (28.95%) Hibernate
12 11 (28.95%) MVC
12 11 (28.95%) SaaS
12 11 (28.95%) Spring
13 10 (26.32%) Automated Testing
13 10 (26.32%) Java EE
13 10 (26.32%) JPA
13 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
13 10 (26.32%) RESTful
13 10 (26.32%) Gradle
13 10 (26.32%) OOD
13 10 (26.32%) Swing
13 10 (26.32%) XSD

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 6 (15.79%) CMS
2 4 (10.53%) JBoss
3 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 3 (7.89%) Umbraco
3 3 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (5.26%) Node.js
5 1 (2.63%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) SaaS
2 9 (23.68%) PaaS
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.89%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) SSL
3 2 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) MySQL
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.16%) Big Data
4 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) JUnit
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 10 (26.32%) Gradle
2 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.79%) Subversion
4 5 (13.16%) Selenium
5 3 (7.89%) JIRA
5 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.89%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.26%) Artifactory
6 2 (5.26%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (5.26%) Mocha
7 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
2 20 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (2.63%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) HTML
2 20 (52.63%) SOAP
3 19 (50.00%) Web Services
4 18 (47.37%) CSS
5 17 (44.74%) JSON
6 14 (36.84%) XML
7 13 (34.21%) HTML5
8 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
9 11 (28.95%) Hibernate
9 11 (28.95%) Spring
10 10 (26.32%) Swing
10 10 (26.32%) Java EE
10 10 (26.32%) XSD
10 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
10 10 (26.32%) .NET
10 10 (26.32%) JPA
10 10 (26.32%) RESTful
11 9 (23.68%) CSS3
12 7 (18.42%) Entity Framework
12 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.89%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) OO
3 13 (34.21%) TDD
4 11 (28.95%) MVC
5 10 (26.32%) OOD
5 10 (26.32%) Automated Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.53%) OOP
7 4 (10.53%) API Development
8 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.89%) CRM
8 3 (7.89%) ERP
8 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.89%) Release Management
8 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
9 2 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 35 (92.11%) JavaScript
2 23 (60.53%) Java
3 15 (39.47%) Groovy
4 11 (28.95%) Python
5 10 (26.32%) C#
6 8 (21.05%) SQL
7 3 (7.89%) PHP
8 2 (5.26%) Ruby
8 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) RedDot
2 3 (7.89%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.63%) Blackboard
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago