The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 46 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs citing REST 50 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.68% 3.56% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.31% 9.75% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47 34 22
Median salary £41,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
REST
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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
442 400 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.39% 36.50% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 405 347 321
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

REST
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the South Wales region.

REST Salary Trend in South Wales

REST
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in South Wales

REST
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +12 43 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £41,500 -
Newport -19 1 £32,904 -5.99%
Bridgend - 1 £35,000 -
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REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 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 South Wales region with a requirement for REST.

1 64 (79.01%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (72.84%) SOAP
3 55 (67.90%) Java
4 45 (55.56%) Spring
5 40 (49.38%) SQL
6 31 (38.27%) Hibernate
7 25 (30.86%) Web Services
8 24 (29.63%) Mentoring
9 22 (27.16%) Finance
9 22 (27.16%) JSON
10 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
10 20 (24.69%) JavaScript
11 18 (22.22%) HTML
12 16 (19.75%) JUnit
12 16 (19.75%) TDD
13 15 (18.52%) CSS
14 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
14 14 (17.28%) Degree
14 14 (17.28%) JPA
15 13 (16.05%) Scrum
15 13 (16.05%) Tomcat
15 13 (16.05%) Scala
16 11 (13.58%) Apache Camel
16 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (13.58%) C#
16 11 (13.58%) HND
17 10 (12.35%) QA
18 9 (11.11%) jQuery
18 9 (11.11%) Maven
18 9 (11.11%) .NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 13 (16.05%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.17%) Apache
2 5 (6.17%) JBoss
3 3 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.70%) Mule
3 3 (3.70%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.23%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) SaaS
2 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.64%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.47%) Big Data
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.23%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (19.75%) JUnit
2 9 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 9 (11.11%) Maven
3 8 (9.88%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.88%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.17%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.17%) IntelliJ
4 5 (6.17%) NetBeans
5 4 (4.94%) Selenium
5 4 (4.94%) Subversion
5 4 (4.94%) TestNG
5 4 (4.94%) Xcode
6 3 (3.70%) Ant
6 3 (3.70%) JMeter
7 2 (2.47%) Bower
7 2 (2.47%) Gradle
7 2 (2.47%) Grunt
7 2 (2.47%) JBehave
7 2 (2.47%) Mocha
7 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (27.16%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Advertising
3 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.70%) Retail
5 2 (2.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 67 (82.72%) Developer
2 50 (61.73%) Java Developer
3 24 (29.63%) Senior Developer
4 21 (25.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Agile Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Architect
5 7 (8.64%) SQL Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Java Scala Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Scala Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.94%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.94%) iOS Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Agile Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (72.84%) SOAP
2 45 (55.56%) Spring
3 31 (38.27%) Hibernate
4 25 (30.86%) Web Services
5 22 (27.16%) JSON
6 18 (22.22%) HTML
7 15 (18.52%) CSS
8 14 (17.28%) JPA
9 11 (13.58%) Apache Camel
10 9 (11.11%) .NET
10 9 (11.11%) HTML5
10 9 (11.11%) jQuery
11 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
11 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET
11 8 (9.88%) J2EE
11 8 (9.88%) RESTful
11 8 (9.88%) XML
12 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (6.17%) CSS3
13 5 (6.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.11%) Fintech
3 6 (7.41%) User Experience
4 4 (4.94%) Social Media
5 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.17%) Unix
3 4 (4.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (79.01%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.63%) Mentoring
3 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
4 16 (19.75%) TDD
5 13 (16.05%) Scrum
6 9 (11.11%) BDD
7 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.88%) MVC
7 8 (9.88%) Static Code Analysis
7 8 (9.88%) User Stories
8 6 (7.41%) OO
9 5 (6.17%) iOS Development
9 5 (6.17%) System Testing
9 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.94%) Data Migration
10 4 (4.94%) Functional Programming
10 4 (4.94%) High Availability
10 4 (4.94%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.94%) Kanban
10 4 (4.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.90%) Java
2 40 (49.38%) SQL
3 20 (24.69%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.05%) Scala
5 11 (13.58%) C#
6 5 (6.17%) Python
7 4 (4.94%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.70%) Perl
9 2 (2.47%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.47%) Ruby
9 2 (2.47%) SOQL
10 1 (1.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Degree
2 11 (13.58%) HND
3 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Ansible
1 2 (2.47%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle
2 3 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.23%) IBM
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