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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 57 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing REST 22 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.68% 2.19% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.38% 6.52% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 1
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
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
298 230 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.34% 33.53% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 244 202 186
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 30 July 2015.

REST Salary Histogram in Cardiff

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27 (62.79%) SOAP
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (48.84%) Web Services
4 20 (46.51%) HTML
5 16 (37.21%) Java
5 16 (37.21%) SQL
5 16 (37.21%) OO
6 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
7 14 (32.56%) CSS
7 14 (32.56%) Maven
8 13 (30.23%) Oracle
9 12 (27.91%) HTML5
10 11 (25.58%) CSS3
10 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
10 11 (25.58%) Linux
10 11 (25.58%) Spring
10 11 (25.58%) Eclipse
10 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
11 10 (23.26%) MVC
11 10 (23.26%) TDD
11 10 (23.26%) XML
11 10 (23.26%) NoSQL
12 9 (20.93%) BDD
12 9 (20.93%) Subversion
12 9 (20.93%) Finance
12 9 (20.93%) User Experience
13 8 (18.60%) Mobile Development
13 8 (18.60%) NetBeans
13 8 (18.60%) PHP
13 8 (18.60%) Windows

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (9.30%) Tomcat
1 4 (9.30%) Node.js
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.33%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) GitHub
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) NoSQL
2 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
3 7 (16.28%) MySQL
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Maven
2 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
2 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
2 11 (25.58%) Eclipse
3 9 (20.93%) Subversion
4 8 (18.60%) NetBeans
4 8 (18.60%) Hudson
5 7 (16.28%) Mercurial
6 6 (13.95%) Selenium
6 6 (13.95%) Ant
7 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
8 4 (9.30%) JUnit
9 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
9 3 (6.98%) IntelliJ
9 3 (6.98%) TestNG
9 3 (6.98%) Grunt
9 3 (6.98%) Gradle
9 3 (6.98%) gulp
10 2 (4.65%) Bower
10 2 (4.65%) Gerrit
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Back Office
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.63%) PHP Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (11.63%) QA Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.65%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.65%) UI Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.33%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) SOAP
2 21 (48.84%) Web Services
3 20 (46.51%) HTML
4 14 (32.56%) CSS
5 12 (27.91%) HTML5
6 11 (25.58%) CSS3
6 11 (25.58%) Spring
7 10 (23.26%) XML
8 8 (18.60%) Java EE
9 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
10 6 (13.95%) JSON
11 5 (11.63%) .NET
11 5 (11.63%) Ember.js
12 4 (9.30%) J2EE
12 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
12 4 (9.30%) RESTful
13 3 (6.98%) Sass
13 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (6.98%) WebSockets
13 3 (6.98%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) W3C
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) UNIX
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) OO
3 10 (23.26%) MVC
3 10 (23.26%) TDD
4 9 (20.93%) BDD
5 8 (18.60%) Mobile Development
6 6 (13.95%) Scrum
6 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.95%) OOD
7 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (11.63%) SDLC
7 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.63%) API Development
7 5 (11.63%) OO PHP
8 4 (9.30%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) Java
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.60%) PHP
4 7 (16.28%) C#
4 7 (16.28%) Python
5 5 (11.63%) Scala
6 4 (9.30%) Go
6 4 (9.30%) Objective-C
6 4 (9.30%) Ruby
7 3 (6.98%) Perl
7 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Google
3 5 (11.63%) Facebook
3 5 (11.63%) Twitter
4 2 (4.65%) Apple
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