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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 61 61 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing REST 33 43 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.92% 3.73% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.87% 8.21% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
372 524 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.86% 45.45% 45.25%
Number of salaries quoted 347 497 379
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -1 23 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Torfaen -9 8 £42,500 +54.54%
Newport - 1 £38,500 -
REST
Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 30 (54.55%) Java
2 25 (45.45%) HTML
2 25 (45.45%) OO
3 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (40.00%) C#
4 22 (40.00%) Apple iOS
5 20 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 19 (34.55%) Objective-C
7 18 (32.73%) Spring
7 18 (32.73%) JSON
7 18 (32.73%) HTML5
7 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
7 18 (32.73%) Web Services
8 17 (30.91%) XML
8 17 (30.91%) SOAP
8 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
8 17 (30.91%) HTTP
9 15 (27.27%) iOS Development
10 14 (25.45%) MVC
10 14 (25.45%) Hibernate
10 14 (25.45%) PHP
11 13 (23.64%) Release Management
11 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (23.64%) TDD
12 12 (21.82%) QA
12 12 (21.82%) MySQL
12 12 (21.82%) UML
13 11 (20.00%) Windows
13 11 (20.00%) Linux
13 11 (20.00%) Scrum

REST
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 8 (14.55%) Node.js
1 8 (14.55%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.64%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.09%) PaaS
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) HTTP
2 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.82%) MySQL
3 10 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 8 (14.55%) Hadoop
4 8 (14.55%) CouchDB
4 8 (14.55%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 5 (9.09%) Big Data
6 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.36%) Jenkins
3 8 (14.55%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (14.55%) Spock
3 8 (14.55%) Mockito
3 8 (14.55%) Gradle
3 8 (14.55%) JUnit
3 8 (14.55%) Xcode
4 3 (5.45%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
6 1 (1.82%) Maven
6 1 (1.82%) JIRA
6 1 (1.82%) Hudson
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Advertising
3 6 (10.91%) Automotive
3 6 (10.91%) Marketing
4 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (85.45%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Software Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) iOS Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Android Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Android Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Programmer
10 2 (3.64%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Technical Leader
10 2 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Java Software Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Architect
11 1 (1.82%) Technical Architect
11 1 (1.82%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) HTML
2 18 (32.73%) Web Services
2 18 (32.73%) Spring
2 18 (32.73%) JSON
2 18 (32.73%) HTML5
3 17 (30.91%) SOAP
3 17 (30.91%) XML
4 14 (25.45%) Hibernate
5 10 (18.18%) .NET
6 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET
6 9 (16.36%) jQuery
7 8 (14.55%) Grails
7 8 (14.55%) Yii
7 8 (14.55%) D3.js
7 8 (14.55%) Apache Cordova
7 8 (14.55%) Cocoa
8 7 (12.73%) Cocoa Touch
9 6 (10.91%) CSS
10 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 5 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Open Source
2 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.91%) Client/Server
2 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) GIS
4 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Linux
2 11 (20.00%) Android
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (5.45%) UNIX
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) OO
2 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 15 (27.27%) iOS Development
5 14 (25.45%) MVC
6 13 (23.64%) TDD
6 13 (23.64%) Release Management
6 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (21.82%) UML
8 11 (20.00%) Scrum
8 11 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 10 (18.18%) Web Development
9 10 (18.18%) OOD
10 9 (16.36%) Android Development
11 8 (14.55%) Microservices
11 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (10.91%) Mobile Marketing
12 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
13 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
13 5 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) Java
2 22 (40.00%) C#
3 19 (34.55%) Objective-C
4 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
5 14 (25.45%) PHP
6 9 (16.36%) Groovy
7 5 (9.09%) XAML
8 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.45%) Python
9 2 (3.64%) SQL
9 2 (3.64%) PHP5
10 1 (1.82%) C
10 1 (1.82%) Scala
10 1 (1.82%) Clojure
10 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) HP
2 3 (5.45%) Zend
2 3 (5.45%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Twitter
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