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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 53 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing REST 13 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.04% 2.25% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.13% 8.29% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 6
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,250 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
212 181 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.33% 27.18% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 198 149 197
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in Cardiff

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 24 (77.42%) SOAP
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) Java
3 17 (54.84%) Web Services
4 13 (41.94%) Selenium
5 12 (38.71%) Linux
6 11 (35.48%) SQL
7 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
7 10 (32.26%) Unix
7 10 (32.26%) SDLC
8 9 (29.03%) QA
8 9 (29.03%) XML
8 9 (29.03%) Oracle
8 9 (29.03%) HTML
9 8 (25.81%) MySQL
9 8 (25.81%) OO
9 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
9 8 (25.81%) Cucumber
10 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
10 7 (22.58%) Ruby
10 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
11 6 (19.35%) ETL
11 6 (19.35%) WSDL
11 6 (19.35%) Sybase
11 6 (19.35%) PHP
11 6 (19.35%) C++
11 6 (19.35%) JBehave
11 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
11 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis

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 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) Mule
3 1 (3.23%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Selenium
2 8 (25.81%) Cucumber
3 6 (19.35%) JBehave
4 5 (16.13%) IntelliJ
4 5 (16.13%) Maven
5 4 (12.90%) Ant
5 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
5 4 (12.90%) Gradle
5 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
6 3 (9.68%) JUnit
7 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
7 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.23%) Bower
8 1 (3.23%) Grunt
8 1 (3.23%) gulp
8 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.23%) Mocha
8 1 (3.23%) TestNG
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Automation Test Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Test Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Software Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.68%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Scala Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) SOAP
2 17 (54.84%) Web Services
3 9 (29.03%) HTML
3 9 (29.03%) XML
4 6 (19.35%) WSDL
5 5 (16.13%) CSS
5 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
5 5 (16.13%) Spring
6 4 (12.90%) J2EE
6 4 (12.90%) RESTful
7 3 (9.68%) HTML5
8 2 (6.45%) .NET
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.45%) Java EE
9 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
9 1 (3.23%) JSON
9 1 (3.23%) LESS
9 1 (3.23%) Sass
9 1 (3.23%) Spring Integration
9 1 (3.23%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) SDLC
3 8 (25.81%) OO
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (19.35%) ETL
5 6 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) Scrum
6 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) TDD
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.45%) OOD
9 2 (6.45%) QA Automation
9 2 (6.45%) Release Management
9 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Static Code Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Test Management
9 2 (6.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) Ruby
4 6 (19.35%) C++
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.13%) Scala
6 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.90%) Perl
6 4 (12.90%) Python
7 2 (6.45%) C#
7 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Sybase