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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 58 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 14 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.05% 1.90% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.78% 5.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 0
Average salary £41,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
180 243 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.32% 35.53% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 143 211 205
Average salary £35,000 £35,176 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.50% +0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,100 £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 29 May 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Cardiff

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 39 (63.93%) Objective-C
2 37 (60.66%) Apple iOS
3 32 (52.46%) HTTP
4 30 (49.18%) QA
5 29 (47.54%) Software Engineering
6 24 (39.34%) Java
6 24 (39.34%) Mobile Development
7 22 (36.07%) Windows
8 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (31.15%) iOS Development
9 18 (29.51%) Android
10 17 (27.87%) Automotive
10 17 (27.87%) OO
11 16 (26.23%) Android Development
12 15 (24.59%) JSON
13 14 (22.95%) Windows Mobile
13 14 (22.95%) SOAP
13 14 (22.95%) Android SDK
14 13 (21.31%) C#
14 13 (21.31%) HTML
14 13 (21.31%) XAML
14 13 (21.31%) MVVM
14 13 (21.31%) iOS SDK
15 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
16 11 (18.03%) Web Services
16 11 (18.03%) Cocoa
16 11 (18.03%) Xcode
16 11 (18.03%) Cocoa Touch
17 10 (16.39%) MVC
17 10 (16.39%) HTML5

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.28%) Node.js
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) Mule ESB
3 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
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Xcode
2 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.84%) Mercurial
3 6 (9.84%) Maven
3 6 (9.84%) Subversion
4 4 (6.56%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.56%) Selenium
4 4 (6.56%) Ant
4 4 (6.56%) JUnit
5 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.92%) TestNG
6 2 (3.28%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.28%) IntelliJ
6 2 (3.28%) Grunt
6 2 (3.28%) Gradle
6 2 (3.28%) Bower
7 1 (1.64%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.64%) JMeter
7 1 (1.64%) Hudson
General
1 17 (27.87%) Automotive
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
4 3 (4.92%) Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Advertising
5 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (86.89%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) Android Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Mobile Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Senior Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 12 (19.67%) iOS Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Software Engineer
7 10 (16.39%) Java Developer
8 7 (11.48%) Senior Android Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) QA Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) PHP Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Java Software Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
12 1 (1.64%) DevOps Specialist
12 1 (1.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) JSON
2 14 (22.95%) SOAP
2 14 (22.95%) Android SDK
3 13 (21.31%) HTML
3 13 (21.31%) iOS SDK
4 11 (18.03%) Web Services
4 11 (18.03%) Cocoa
4 11 (18.03%) Cocoa Touch
5 10 (16.39%) HTML5
6 9 (14.75%) CSS
7 8 (13.11%) XML
7 8 (13.11%) Spring
8 7 (11.48%) CSS3
9 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.56%) J2EE
10 4 (6.56%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.92%) Apache Camel
11 3 (4.92%) RESTful
11 3 (4.92%) Spring Integration
12 2 (3.28%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Client/Server
2 6 (9.84%) User Experience
3 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 37 (60.66%) Apple iOS
2 22 (36.07%) Windows
3 18 (29.51%) Android
4 14 (22.95%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (8.20%) Linux
6 3 (4.92%) UNIX
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) Software Engineering
2 24 (39.34%) Mobile Development
3 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.15%) iOS Development
4 17 (27.87%) OO
5 16 (26.23%) Android Development
6 13 (21.31%) MVVM
7 10 (16.39%) MVC
8 9 (14.75%) UML
9 6 (9.84%) Scrum
10 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (6.56%) Open Source
11 4 (6.56%) Software Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.56%) Manual Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Automated Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) Objective-C
2 24 (39.34%) Java
3 13 (21.31%) C#
3 13 (21.31%) XAML
4 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.84%) PHP
5 6 (9.84%) SQL
6 5 (8.20%) Python
7 4 (6.56%) Scala
8 3 (4.92%) Go
8 3 (4.92%) Ruby
9 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.28%) Perl
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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Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
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