The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 58 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing REST 18 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.48% 3.92% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.06% 10.48% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 7
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -18.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
REST
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
255 315 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 35.12% 37.46% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 238 263 199
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,050 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

REST
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

REST Salary Trend in Cardiff

REST
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Cardiff

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for REST.

1 25 (80.65%) SOAP
2 24 (77.42%) Java
3 20 (64.52%) SQL
4 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (38.71%) JUnit
5 12 (38.71%) Web Services
6 11 (35.48%) Spring
7 9 (29.03%) Finance
7 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
7 9 (29.03%) Scala
8 8 (25.81%) QA
8 8 (25.81%) Static Code Analysis
8 8 (25.81%) User Stories
8 8 (25.81%) XML
8 8 (25.81%) Oracle
9 7 (22.58%) HTML
9 7 (22.58%) Fintech
10 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
10 6 (19.35%) TDD
10 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
10 6 (19.35%) JSON
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) OO
11 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
11 5 (16.13%) IntelliJ
11 5 (16.13%) Java EE
11 5 (16.13%) Maven
11 5 (16.13%) MySQL
11 5 (16.13%) TestNG

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.90%) JBoss
2 4 (12.90%) Mule
2 4 (12.90%) Mule ESB
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
2 5 (16.13%) MySQL
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) JUnit
2 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
2 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) IntelliJ
2 5 (16.13%) Maven
2 5 (16.13%) TestNG
3 4 (12.90%) Selenium
4 3 (9.68%) JBehave
5 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.23%) Ant
6 1 (3.23%) Bower
6 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.23%) Gradle
6 1 (3.23%) Grunt
6 1 (3.23%) gulp
6 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.23%) Mocha
6 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Java Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Senior Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Java Scala Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Scala Developer
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Agile Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) SOAP
2 12 (38.71%) Web Services
3 11 (35.48%) Spring
4 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
5 8 (25.81%) XML
6 7 (22.58%) HTML
7 6 (19.35%) JSON
8 5 (16.13%) Java EE
9 4 (12.90%) Apache Camel
9 4 (12.90%) HTML5
9 4 (12.90%) JPA
9 4 (12.90%) Spring Integration
10 3 (9.68%) WSDL
11 2 (6.45%) .NET
11 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
11 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
11 2 (6.45%) CSS
12 1 (3.23%) Cocoa Touch
12 1 (3.23%) LESS
12 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Fintech
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Static Code Analysis
2 8 (25.81%) User Stories
3 6 (19.35%) OO
3 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
3 6 (19.35%) TDD
4 5 (16.13%) BDD
5 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.90%) SDLC
5 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.68%) ETL
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.45%) Functional Programming
7 2 (6.45%) OOD
7 2 (6.45%) Release Management
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Kanban
8 1 (3.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 20 (64.52%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) Scala
4 4 (12.90%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Sybase
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