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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 52 73 47
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -26
Permanent jobs citing REST 30 26 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.50% 2.18% 4.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.00% 6.50% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 54
Median salary £46,250 £36,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.71% -10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,332 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £45,000 £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
375 400 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 43.81% 33.53% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 333 326 375
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 February 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 February 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 +21 24 £47,500 +30.13%
Newport -4 5 £31,000 -11.42% 1
REST
Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 63 (75.90%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (69.88%) SOAP
3 55 (66.27%) Java
4 51 (61.45%) Spring
5 38 (45.78%) SQL
6 37 (44.58%) Hibernate
7 31 (37.35%) JavaScript
8 29 (34.94%) Web Services
9 27 (32.53%) HTML
9 27 (32.53%) Mentoring
10 25 (30.12%) JSON
11 24 (28.92%) Software Engineering
12 22 (26.51%) TDD
12 22 (26.51%) CSS
12 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
13 20 (24.10%) C#
14 19 (22.89%) Scrum
14 19 (22.89%) Finance
15 17 (20.48%) Degree
15 17 (20.48%) .NET
15 17 (20.48%) MVC
15 17 (20.48%) Tomcat
16 16 (19.28%) Eclipse
16 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET
17 14 (16.87%) HTML5
18 13 (15.66%) RESTful
18 13 (15.66%) Jenkins
18 13 (15.66%) J2EE
19 12 (14.46%) HND
19 12 (14.46%) JPA

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 17 (20.48%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.43%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (7.23%) Apache
4 5 (6.02%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.82%) IIS
6 3 (3.61%) CMS
6 3 (3.61%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.41%) JBoss
8 1 (1.20%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Compiere
2 1 (1.20%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.20%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.02%) SaaS
3 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) Big Data
3 6 (7.23%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.23%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.20%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Eclipse
2 13 (15.66%) Jenkins
3 12 (14.46%) Maven
4 10 (12.05%) JUnit
5 7 (8.43%) Ant
6 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
6 6 (7.23%) NetBeans
6 6 (7.23%) Subversion
7 4 (4.82%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.82%) IntelliJ
7 4 (4.82%) SpecFlow
7 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.61%) Artifactory
8 3 (3.61%) JMeter
8 3 (3.61%) Xcode
9 2 (2.41%) Gradle
9 2 (2.41%) NUnit
9 2 (2.41%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.20%) CocoaPods
General
1 19 (22.89%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Advertising
3 5 (6.02%) Retail
4 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 73 (87.95%) Developer
2 51 (61.45%) Java Developer
3 29 (34.94%) Senior Developer
4 24 (28.92%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (10.84%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Agile Developer
7 5 (6.02%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Agile Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 3 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (3.61%) iOS Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Java Scala Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Scala Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.61%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (69.88%) SOAP
2 51 (61.45%) Spring
3 37 (44.58%) Hibernate
4 29 (34.94%) Web Services
5 27 (32.53%) HTML
6 25 (30.12%) JSON
7 22 (26.51%) CSS
8 17 (20.48%) .NET
9 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET
10 14 (16.87%) HTML5
11 13 (15.66%) J2EE
11 13 (15.66%) RESTful
12 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (14.46%) JPA
13 11 (13.25%) AngularJS
13 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (13.25%) CSS3
14 10 (12.05%) jQuery
15 9 (10.84%) Node.js
16 8 (9.64%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.64%) User Experience
3 6 (7.23%) Fintech
4 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.82%) Social Media
6 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Linux
2 7 (8.43%) Unix
3 6 (7.23%) Android
4 4 (4.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (75.90%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.53%) Mentoring
3 24 (28.92%) Software Engineering
4 22 (26.51%) TDD
5 19 (22.89%) Scrum
6 17 (20.48%) MVC
7 10 (12.05%) Unit Testing
8 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.43%) BDD
9 7 (8.43%) OO
10 6 (7.23%) Open Source
10 6 (7.23%) System Testing
11 5 (6.02%) OOP
11 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
12 4 (4.82%) Continuous Deployment
12 4 (4.82%) Functional Programming
12 4 (4.82%) High Availability
12 4 (4.82%) iOS Development
12 4 (4.82%) Static Code Analysis
12 4 (4.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 55 (66.27%) Java
2 38 (45.78%) SQL
3 31 (37.35%) JavaScript
4 20 (24.10%) C#
5 11 (13.25%) Scala
6 9 (10.84%) Python
7 5 (6.02%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.02%) Perl
8 3 (3.61%) Apex Code
8 3 (3.61%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.61%) SOQL
8 3 (3.61%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.20%) ABAP
9 1 (1.20%) C++
9 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) Degree
2 12 (14.46%) HND
3 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) QA
2 3 (3.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Ansible
1 2 (2.41%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.61%) IBM
3 3 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.20%) SAP