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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 50 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing REST 31 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.49% 2.67% 4.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.31% 7.46% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 47
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%

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
373 389 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.96% 35.75% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 339 324 392
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +17 29 £50,000 +36.98% 2
Newport -12 1 £32,904 -5.99%
REST
Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 68 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (74.12%) SOAP
3 61 (71.76%) Java
4 53 (62.35%) Spring
5 44 (51.76%) SQL
6 38 (44.71%) Hibernate
7 29 (34.12%) Mentoring
8 26 (30.59%) JavaScript
8 26 (30.59%) Web Services
9 23 (27.06%) JSON
9 23 (27.06%) HTML
10 21 (24.71%) Finance
11 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
11 20 (23.53%) CSS
12 19 (22.35%) TDD
13 17 (20.00%) Scrum
14 16 (18.82%) Degree
15 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
15 15 (17.65%) Tomcat
16 14 (16.47%) JUnit
16 14 (16.47%) JPA
16 14 (16.47%) Scala
17 13 (15.29%) HTML5
17 13 (15.29%) C#
18 12 (14.12%) HND
18 12 (14.12%) Eclipse
18 12 (14.12%) Jenkins
18 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (12.94%) J2EE
19 11 (12.94%) Maven

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 15 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.88%) Apache
2 5 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.71%) JBoss
4 2 (2.35%) Mule
4 2 (2.35%) Mule ESB
4 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.18%) CMS
5 1 (1.18%) IIS
5 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.18%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.06%) SaaS
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.24%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.88%) Big Data
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.18%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) JUnit
2 12 (14.12%) Eclipse
2 12 (14.12%) Jenkins
3 11 (12.94%) Maven
4 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.06%) Ant
6 5 (5.88%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.88%) NetBeans
7 4 (4.71%) IntelliJ
7 4 (4.71%) Selenium
7 4 (4.71%) Subversion
8 3 (3.53%) JMeter
8 3 (3.53%) TestNG
8 3 (3.53%) Xcode
9 2 (2.35%) Bower
9 2 (2.35%) Gradle
9 2 (2.35%) Grunt
9 2 (2.35%) JBehave
9 2 (2.35%) Mocha
9 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (24.71%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Advertising
3 5 (5.88%) Retail
4 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 76 (89.41%) Developer
2 57 (67.06%) Java Developer
3 30 (35.29%) Senior Developer
4 26 (30.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Agile Developer
5 6 (7.06%) SQL Developer
6 5 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Scala Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (4.71%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.53%) iOS Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Agile Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (2.35%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (74.12%) SOAP
2 53 (62.35%) Spring
3 38 (44.71%) Hibernate
4 26 (30.59%) Web Services
5 23 (27.06%) HTML
5 23 (27.06%) JSON
6 20 (23.53%) CSS
7 14 (16.47%) JPA
8 13 (15.29%) HTML5
9 11 (12.94%) J2EE
10 10 (11.76%) .NET
10 10 (11.76%) AngularJS
10 10 (11.76%) Apache Camel
10 10 (11.76%) RESTful
11 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET
11 9 (10.59%) CSS3
11 9 (10.59%) jQuery
12 7 (8.24%) Node.js
12 7 (8.24%) XML
13 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) Fintech
3 6 (7.06%) User Experience
4 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.71%) Social Media
5 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.76%) Linux
2 7 (8.24%) Unix
3 6 (7.06%) Android
4 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.12%) Mentoring
3 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 19 (22.35%) TDD
5 17 (20.00%) Scrum
6 10 (11.76%) MVC
7 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.24%) BDD
8 7 (8.24%) Static Code Analysis
8 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.24%) User Stories
9 5 (5.88%) OO
9 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.88%) System Testing
10 4 (4.71%) High Availability
10 4 (4.71%) iOS Development
10 4 (4.71%) Kanban
10 4 (4.71%) OOP
10 4 (4.71%) Open Source
10 4 (4.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 61 (71.76%) Java
2 44 (51.76%) SQL
3 26 (30.59%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.47%) Scala
5 13 (15.29%) C#
6 8 (9.41%) Python
7 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.88%) Perl
8 3 (3.53%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.35%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.35%) Ruby
9 2 (2.35%) SOQL
10 1 (1.18%) C++
10 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) Degree
2 12 (14.12%) HND
3 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Ansible
1 2 (2.35%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 5 (5.88%) Oracle
2 4 (4.71%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.18%) IBM
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