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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 61 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing REST 10 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.40% 2.60% 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 7.00% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 8
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £51,500
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
235 300 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.01% 37.17% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 220 239 202
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 18 (81.82%) SOAP
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) Web Services
3 13 (59.09%) Java
4 10 (45.45%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) QA
5 7 (31.82%) Selenium
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
5 7 (31.82%) XML
5 7 (31.82%) Linux
5 7 (31.82%) OO
6 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) MySQL
7 5 (22.73%) Unix
7 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
7 5 (22.73%) JUnit
7 5 (22.73%) HTML
7 5 (22.73%) SDLC
8 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 4 (18.18%) PHP
8 4 (18.18%) C++
8 4 (18.18%) Sybase
8 4 (18.18%) ETL
8 4 (18.18%) WSDL
8 4 (18.18%) Finance

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 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) Mule
2 2 (9.09%) Mule ESB
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) JUnit
3 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 3 (13.64%) IntelliJ
4 3 (13.64%) JBehave
4 3 (13.64%) Maven
5 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.09%) TestNG
5 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.55%) Ant
6 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.55%) Gradle
6 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.55%) Xcode
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Automation Test Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Scala Developer
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) SOAP
2 13 (59.09%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) WSDL
6 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
6 3 (13.64%) Java EE
6 3 (13.64%) JSON
6 3 (13.64%) Spring
7 2 (9.09%) .NET
7 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 2 (9.09%) HTML5
7 2 (9.09%) JPA
7 2 (9.09%) Spring Integration
8 1 (4.55%) Cocoa
8 1 (4.55%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (4.55%) CSS
8 1 (4.55%) J2EE
8 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) OO
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) ETL
5 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.64%) Static Code Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.64%) User Stories
7 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 2 (9.09%) OOD
7 2 (9.09%) Release Management
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 4 (18.18%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) Scala
5 2 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Sybase
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