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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 43 62 65
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing REST 25 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.83% 1.04% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.89% 2.96% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 6
Average salary £41,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.69% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £55,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
194 203 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.75% 35.12% 45.91%
Number of salaries quoted 163 175 256
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,891 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £52,500
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 17 April 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Cardiff

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 42 (68.85%) Objective-C
2 40 (65.57%) Apple iOS
3 32 (52.46%) HTTP
4 31 (50.82%) Software Engineering
5 30 (49.18%) QA
6 26 (42.62%) Mobile Development
7 22 (36.07%) iOS Development
7 22 (36.07%) Java
8 21 (34.43%) Windows
9 20 (32.79%) OO
10 18 (29.51%) JSON
10 18 (29.51%) Android
11 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (27.87%) Automotive
12 16 (26.23%) Android Development
13 14 (22.95%) Cocoa
13 14 (22.95%) Xcode
13 14 (22.95%) Windows Mobile
13 14 (22.95%) Android SDK
14 13 (21.31%) XAML
14 13 (21.31%) SOAP
14 13 (21.31%) C#
14 13 (21.31%) MVVM
14 13 (21.31%) Cocoa Touch
14 13 (21.31%) iOS SDK
15 12 (19.67%) UML
16 11 (18.03%) Web Services
16 11 (18.03%) HTML
17 10 (16.39%) Client/Server
17 10 (16.39%) JavaScript

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (3.28%) Node.js
2 1 (1.64%) Mule ESB
2 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.64%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) GitHub
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (52.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.56%) MySQL
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Xcode
2 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.84%) Mercurial
3 6 (9.84%) Subversion
4 4 (6.56%) Maven
4 4 (6.56%) Selenium
4 4 (6.56%) JUnit
4 4 (6.56%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.92%) TestNG
6 2 (3.28%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.28%) Grunt
6 2 (3.28%) Bower
6 2 (3.28%) Ant
7 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.64%) Hudson
7 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.64%) JMeter
7 1 (1.64%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (27.87%) Automotive
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Advertising
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
4 3 (4.92%) Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (88.52%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) Android Developer
2 15 (24.59%) iOS Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Mobile Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Software Engineer
4 13 (21.31%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Java Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Senior Android Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.56%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
11 1 (1.64%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (1.64%) ScrumMaster
11 1 (1.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) JSON
2 14 (22.95%) Cocoa
2 14 (22.95%) Android SDK
3 13 (21.31%) Cocoa Touch
3 13 (21.31%) iOS SDK
3 13 (21.31%) SOAP
4 11 (18.03%) Web Services
4 11 (18.03%) HTML
5 10 (16.39%) HTML5
6 8 (13.11%) XML
7 7 (11.48%) CSS3
7 7 (11.48%) CSS
8 6 (9.84%) Spring
9 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.92%) Apache Camel
10 3 (4.92%) Spring Integration
11 2 (3.28%) Sass
11 2 (3.28%) LESS
11 2 (3.28%) Backbone.js
11 2 (3.28%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Client/Server
2 6 (9.84%) User Experience
3 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.56%) Open Source
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 40 (65.57%) Apple iOS
2 21 (34.43%) Windows
3 18 (29.51%) Android
4 14 (22.95%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.28%) Linux
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Software Engineering
2 26 (42.62%) Mobile Development
3 22 (36.07%) iOS Development
4 20 (32.79%) OO
5 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (26.23%) Android Development
7 13 (21.31%) MVVM
8 12 (19.67%) UML
9 10 (16.39%) MVC
10 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (6.56%) OO PHP
11 4 (6.56%) Automated Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Manual Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.56%) Scrum
11 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.56%) Software Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (68.85%) Objective-C
2 22 (36.07%) Java
3 13 (21.31%) C#
3 13 (21.31%) XAML
4 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.84%) PHP
5 6 (9.84%) SQL
6 3 (4.92%) Python
6 3 (4.92%) Ruby
6 3 (4.92%) Golang
7 2 (3.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
1 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (49.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Google
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Facebook
3 4 (6.56%) Twitter
4 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.64%) Apple
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