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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 73 49 78
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +29
Permanent jobs citing REST 18 52 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.60% 4.24% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.71% 11.74% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 47 14
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
382 443 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.99% 36.13% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 350 377 366
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,589
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +1 11 £37,500 - 5
Newport -1 5 £57,000 +62.85% 1
Bridgend -1 1 £35,000 -6.66% 1
REST
Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (66.67%) SOAP
3 27 (64.29%) Web Services
4 22 (52.38%) Java
5 16 (38.10%) SQL
6 13 (30.95%) Linux
7 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 9 (21.43%) SDLC
9 8 (19.05%) Cucumber
9 8 (19.05%) BDD
9 8 (19.05%) Oracle
9 8 (19.05%) XML
9 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
9 8 (19.05%) QA
9 8 (19.05%) Test Management
10 7 (16.67%) TDD
10 7 (16.67%) Subversion
10 7 (16.67%) Selenium
10 7 (16.67%) Python
10 7 (16.67%) OO
10 7 (16.67%) MySQL
10 7 (16.67%) JUnit
10 7 (16.67%) Perl
10 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
11 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (14.29%) API Testing
11 6 (14.29%) C#

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 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.76%) JBoss
2 2 (4.76%) Mule
2 2 (4.76%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) HTTP
2 3 (7.14%) LAN
2 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.14%) tcpdump
2 3 (7.14%) Wireshark
3 2 (4.76%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.05%) Cucumber
3 7 (16.67%) JUnit
3 7 (16.67%) Selenium
3 7 (16.67%) Subversion
4 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (7.14%) IntelliJ
5 3 (7.14%) JBehave
5 3 (7.14%) JMeter
5 3 (7.14%) Maven
5 3 (7.14%) TestLink
5 3 (7.14%) The Grinder
5 3 (7.14%) VersionOne
6 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.76%) TestNG
6 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.38%) Ant
7 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Architect
2 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Applications Developer
5 4 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Java Scala Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Scala Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Applications Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) SOAP
2 27 (64.29%) Web Services
3 8 (19.05%) XML
4 6 (14.29%) .NET
4 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 6 (14.29%) HTML
5 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
5 4 (9.52%) Java EE
5 4 (9.52%) Spring
5 4 (9.52%) WSDL
6 3 (7.14%) JPA
6 3 (7.14%) JSON
7 2 (4.76%) Apache Camel
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.76%) HTML5
7 2 (4.76%) Spring Integration
8 1 (2.38%) Cocoa
8 1 (2.38%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (2.38%) JNDI
8 1 (2.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Digital Media
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Fintech
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.14%) Digital TV
3 3 (7.14%) Statistics
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Unix
3 3 (7.14%) CentOS
3 3 (7.14%) Debian
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.76%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 9 (21.43%) SDLC
4 8 (19.05%) BDD
4 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 8 (19.05%) Test Management
5 7 (16.67%) OO
5 7 (16.67%) TDD
6 6 (14.29%) API Testing
6 6 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
8 4 (9.52%) ETL
8 4 (9.52%) Migration
8 4 (9.52%) MVC
8 4 (9.52%) Release Management
8 4 (9.52%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 7 (16.67%) Perl
3 7 (16.67%) Python
4 6 (14.29%) C#
5 5 (11.90%) C++
6 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 4 (9.52%) Ruby
6 4 (9.52%) Scala
7 3 (7.14%) C
7 3 (7.14%) Groovy
8 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Sybase
3 3 (7.14%) Perforce
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
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