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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 47 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing REST 33 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.92% 1.39% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.48% 4.33% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33 8 2
Average salary £37,500 £41,750 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.17% -18.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
315 208 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 37.41% 32.05% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 264 185 209
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Cardiff

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (74.47%) SOAP
2 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (55.32%) Web Services
4 24 (51.06%) Java
5 22 (46.81%) HTML
6 20 (42.55%) SQL
6 20 (42.55%) OO
6 20 (42.55%) Jenkins
7 19 (40.43%) Maven
8 17 (36.17%) Eclipse
8 17 (36.17%) Oracle
9 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
9 15 (31.91%) Spring
10 14 (29.79%) CSS
10 14 (29.79%) TDD
11 13 (27.66%) NetBeans
11 13 (27.66%) Finance
11 13 (27.66%) Java EE
11 13 (27.66%) Degree
11 13 (27.66%) BDD
11 13 (27.66%) NoSQL
11 13 (27.66%) Hudson
12 11 (23.40%) MongoDB
12 11 (23.40%) HTML5
12 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
12 11 (23.40%) Back Office
12 11 (23.40%) Linux
12 11 (23.40%) XML
13 10 (21.28%) CSS3
14 9 (19.15%) Subversion

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (8.51%) Node.js
1 4 (8.51%) Apache
1 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
2 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) NoSQL
2 11 (23.40%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.89%) MySQL
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (42.55%) Jenkins
2 19 (40.43%) Maven
3 17 (36.17%) Eclipse
4 13 (27.66%) NetBeans
4 13 (27.66%) Hudson
5 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
6 9 (19.15%) Subversion
7 7 (14.89%) Ant
7 7 (14.89%) Selenium
7 7 (14.89%) Mercurial
8 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
9 4 (8.51%) Gradle
9 4 (8.51%) IntelliJ
10 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
10 3 (6.38%) JBehave
10 3 (6.38%) Grunt
10 3 (6.38%) gulp
11 2 (4.26%) Bower
11 2 (4.26%) Gerrit
11 2 (4.26%) TestNG
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Back Office
3 7 (14.89%) Banking
4 6 (12.77%) Retail
4 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.64%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.51%) QA Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.38%) DevOps Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) UI Programmer
8 2 (4.26%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Junior
8 2 (4.26%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) SOAP
2 26 (55.32%) Web Services
3 22 (46.81%) HTML
4 15 (31.91%) Spring
5 14 (29.79%) CSS
6 13 (27.66%) Java EE
7 11 (23.40%) HTML5
7 11 (23.40%) XML
8 10 (21.28%) CSS3
9 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
10 5 (10.64%) Servlets
10 5 (10.64%) .NET
10 5 (10.64%) Ember.js
10 5 (10.64%) Apache Camel
11 4 (8.51%) JSON
11 4 (8.51%) RESTful
11 4 (8.51%) JPA
11 4 (8.51%) J2EE
11 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
12 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) User Experience
2 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) W3C
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) UNIX
3 5 (10.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) OO
3 14 (29.79%) TDD
4 13 (27.66%) BDD
5 8 (17.02%) MVC
5 8 (17.02%) OOD
6 7 (14.89%) Scrum
6 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.89%) Mobile Development
7 6 (12.77%) SDLC
7 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.77%) Validation
8 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
8 5 (10.64%) API Development
8 5 (10.64%) OO PHP
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (8.51%) Web Development
10 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) Java
2 20 (42.55%) SQL
3 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.02%) Python
4 8 (17.02%) PHP
5 7 (14.89%) Ruby
6 6 (12.77%) Scala
7 5 (10.64%) C#
8 4 (8.51%) Go
8 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Google
3 5 (10.64%) Facebook
3 5 (10.64%) Twitter
4 3 (6.38%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.26%) Apple
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