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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 31 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing REST 43 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.47% 4.51% 2.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.14% 11.88% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 13
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,800
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
304 261 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.71% 37.99% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 283 226 150
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%

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 8 December 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Cardiff

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 55 (82.09%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (77.61%) Java
3 51 (76.12%) SOAP
4 43 (64.18%) Spring
5 34 (50.75%) SQL
6 29 (43.28%) Hibernate
7 21 (31.34%) Web Services
7 21 (31.34%) JSON
8 20 (29.85%) Mentoring
9 19 (28.36%) Software Engineering
10 18 (26.87%) Finance
11 15 (22.39%) JUnit
11 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
12 14 (20.90%) Degree
12 14 (20.90%) JPA
13 13 (19.40%) Scala
14 12 (17.91%) TDD
14 12 (17.91%) HTML
14 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
15 11 (16.42%) HND
15 11 (16.42%) Scrum
15 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (16.42%) Apache Camel
16 9 (13.43%) Fintech
16 9 (13.43%) CSS
16 9 (13.43%) QA
16 9 (13.43%) HTML5
16 9 (13.43%) NoSQL
17 8 (11.94%) Static Code Analysis
17 8 (11.94%) Maven

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 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.46%) Apache
2 5 (7.46%) JBoss
3 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.48%) Mule
3 3 (4.48%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) SaaS
2 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) NoSQL
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.45%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.99%) Big Data
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.49%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) JUnit
2 8 (11.94%) Eclipse
2 8 (11.94%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.94%) Maven
3 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.46%) NetBeans
5 4 (5.97%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.97%) IntelliJ
5 4 (5.97%) TestNG
5 4 (5.97%) Xcode
6 3 (4.48%) Ant
6 3 (4.48%) JMeter
6 3 (4.48%) Selenium
6 3 (4.48%) Subversion
7 2 (2.99%) Bower
7 2 (2.99%) Gradle
7 2 (2.99%) Grunt
7 2 (2.99%) JBehave
7 2 (2.99%) Mocha
7 2 (2.99%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (26.87%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Advertising
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 60 (89.55%) Developer
2 49 (73.13%) Java Developer
3 24 (35.82%) Senior Developer
4 21 (31.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (10.45%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Agile Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Java Scala Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Scala Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) iOS Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Agile Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Architect
10 2 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.99%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (76.12%) SOAP
2 43 (64.18%) Spring
3 29 (43.28%) Hibernate
4 21 (31.34%) JSON
4 21 (31.34%) Web Services
5 14 (20.90%) JPA
6 12 (17.91%) HTML
7 11 (16.42%) Apache Camel
8 9 (13.43%) CSS
8 9 (13.43%) HTML5
9 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
9 8 (11.94%) J2EE
10 6 (8.96%) XML
11 5 (7.46%) CSS3
11 5 (7.46%) Node.js
12 4 (5.97%) Ember.js
12 4 (5.97%) jQuery
13 3 (4.48%) .NET
13 3 (4.48%) Java EE
13 3 (4.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.43%) Fintech
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.46%) Unix
3 4 (5.97%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (82.09%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.85%) Mentoring
3 19 (28.36%) Software Engineering
4 12 (17.91%) TDD
5 11 (16.42%) Scrum
6 8 (11.94%) Static Code Analysis
6 8 (11.94%) User Stories
7 7 (10.45%) BDD
8 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.96%) OO
9 5 (7.46%) iOS Development
9 5 (7.46%) System Testing
10 4 (5.97%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.48%) Functional Programming
11 3 (4.48%) Kanban
11 3 (4.48%) MVC
11 3 (4.48%) OOP
11 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
11 3 (4.48%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 52 (77.61%) Java
2 34 (50.75%) SQL
3 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.40%) Scala
5 5 (7.46%) Python
6 4 (5.97%) C#
6 4 (5.97%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.48%) Perl
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.49%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Degree
2 11 (16.42%) HND
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Ansible
1 2 (2.99%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Oracle
2 3 (4.48%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
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