The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 59 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 13 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.93% 0.37% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.02% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -2.43%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
216 223 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.14% 40.77% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 187 188 122
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
South Wales

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 16 (80.00%) Web Services
2 15 (75.00%) TDD
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (65.00%) Java
5 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (55.00%) Scrum
5 11 (55.00%) Spring
6 10 (50.00%) HTML
6 10 (50.00%) XML
6 10 (50.00%) SOAP
6 10 (50.00%) Open Source
7 9 (45.00%) JSON
7 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
8 8 (40.00%) MVC
8 8 (40.00%) Maven
8 8 (40.00%) SOA
8 8 (40.00%) Android
8 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
9 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (35.00%) BDD
9 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
9 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
9 7 (35.00%) DevOps
9 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
9 7 (35.00%) Groovy
9 7 (35.00%) HTML5
9 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (35.00%) Release Management
9 7 (35.00%) Windows

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 5 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Maven
2 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (30.00%) JIRA
3 6 (30.00%) eggPlant
4 5 (25.00%) Bugzilla
4 5 (25.00%) Subversion
4 5 (25.00%) Calabash
4 5 (25.00%) Robotium
4 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (25.00%) Hudson
5 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (15.00%) JBehave
6 3 (15.00%) Selenium
7 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
7 1 (5.00%) Ant
7 1 (5.00%) JUnit
7 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (5.00%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Advertising
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Software Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Java Software Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Web Services
2 11 (55.00%) Spring
3 10 (50.00%) SOAP
3 10 (50.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) JSON
5 7 (35.00%) HTML5
5 7 (35.00%) J2EE
5 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (25.00%) Apache Camel
6 5 (25.00%) Spring Integration
6 5 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (25.00%) GWT
7 3 (15.00%) XSD
7 3 (15.00%) XSLT
7 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
8 2 (10.00%) jQuery
9 1 (5.00%) Ext JS
9 1 (5.00%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Open Source
2 7 (35.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Android
2 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) TDD
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Scrum
4 9 (45.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (40.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) SOA
6 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (35.00%) RUP
6 7 (35.00%) DSDM
6 7 (35.00%) BDD
6 7 (35.00%) DevOps
6 7 (35.00%) Release Management
6 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (30.00%) Pair Programming
8 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
9 4 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Groovy
4 5 (25.00%) Scala
4 5 (25.00%) Clojure
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Twitter
2 2 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Sencha
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago