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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 66 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 22 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.03% 0.77% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.18% 1.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 0
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
356 491 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.90% 41.97% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 315 453 321
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +5 14 £37,500 -26.82% 6
Bridgend +17 3 £27,500 - 1
Newport +14 2 £38,000 +35.71% 2
Torfaen -8 1 - -
Monmouthshire - 1 £40,000 -
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
REST
Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 28 (73.68%) HTML
2 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) Java
4 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
5 18 (47.37%) SOAP
5 18 (47.37%) TDD
5 18 (47.37%) HTML5
6 17 (44.74%) Spring
7 16 (42.11%) XML
8 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
8 15 (39.47%) OO
9 14 (36.84%) Web Services
9 14 (36.84%) C#
10 13 (34.21%) PHP
10 13 (34.21%) MySQL
10 13 (34.21%) MVC
10 13 (34.21%) JSON
11 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
12 11 (28.95%) Scrum
12 11 (28.95%) Windows
12 11 (28.95%) Release Management
12 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (28.95%) MongoDB
12 11 (28.95%) Groovy
13 10 (26.32%) Android
13 10 (26.32%) Open Source
13 10 (26.32%) Apple iOS
13 10 (26.32%) Unit Testing
13 10 (26.32%) jQuery
13 10 (26.32%) Finance

REST
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (18.42%) Node.js
1 7 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.89%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.26%) Confluence
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (34.21%) MySQL
3 11 (28.95%) MongoDB
4 7 (18.42%) Hadoop
4 7 (18.42%) CouchDB
4 7 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
3 8 (21.05%) JUnit
4 7 (18.42%) Mockito
4 7 (18.42%) Apache Ivy
4 7 (18.42%) Gradle
5 6 (15.79%) eggPlant
6 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
6 5 (13.16%) Calabash
6 5 (13.16%) Robotium
7 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
8 3 (7.89%) JBehave
8 3 (7.89%) Maven
8 3 (7.89%) JIRA
8 3 (7.89%) Selenium
9 2 (5.26%) Bugzilla
9 2 (5.26%) Subversion
9 2 (5.26%) Hudson
10 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) PHP Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Programmer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) HTML
2 18 (47.37%) SOAP
2 18 (47.37%) HTML5
3 17 (44.74%) Spring
4 16 (42.11%) XML
5 14 (36.84%) Web Services
6 13 (34.21%) JSON
7 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
8 10 (26.32%) jQuery
9 8 (21.05%) .NET
9 8 (21.05%) CSS
10 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
10 7 (18.42%) Grails
10 7 (18.42%) Yii
10 7 (18.42%) D3.js
10 7 (18.42%) Apache Cordova
11 6 (15.79%) J2EE
12 4 (10.53%) Symfony
12 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
13 3 (7.89%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Open Source
2 7 (18.42%) Blackberry
3 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Android
2 10 (26.32%) Apple iOS
3 8 (21.05%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) TDD
3 15 (39.47%) OO
4 13 (34.21%) MVC
5 11 (28.95%) Scrum
5 11 (28.95%) Release Management
5 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (26.32%) Unit Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Web Development
7 8 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (18.42%) BDD
9 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
9 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.79%) OOD
10 5 (13.16%) SOA
10 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
11 4 (10.53%) DevOps
11 4 (10.53%) Test Planning
11 4 (10.53%) UML
11 4 (10.53%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) Java
2 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
3 14 (36.84%) C#
4 13 (34.21%) PHP
5 11 (28.95%) Groovy
6 4 (10.53%) PHP5
7 2 (5.26%) Scala
7 2 (5.26%) Clojure
7 2 (5.26%) SQL
8 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Zend
2 2 (5.26%) Twitter
2 2 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) Apple
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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