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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 49 70 86
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +16
Permanent jobs citing REST 58 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.61% 1.74% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.29% 5.16% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 51 16 6
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +32.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,750 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
472 368 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 37.49% 33.70% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 408 328 419
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 +11 34 £37,500 - 5
Newport -7 11 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Torfaen +7 7 £35,000 -
Bridgend 0 4 - -
Gwent -2 1 £38,000 -15.55% 1
REST
Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 79 (81.44%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (64.95%) Web Services
3 59 (60.82%) Java
4 47 (48.45%) SOAP
4 47 (48.45%) Python
5 45 (46.39%) Linux
6 44 (45.36%) JavaScript
7 40 (41.24%) Git (software)
8 38 (39.18%) Subversion
9 32 (32.99%) Bash Shell
9 32 (32.99%) Perl
10 31 (31.96%) Jenkins
11 30 (30.93%) Scrum
12 29 (29.90%) SQL
13 27 (27.84%) HTML
13 27 (27.84%) API Testing
14 24 (24.74%) C#
15 23 (23.71%) Test Management
16 22 (22.68%) OO
17 21 (21.65%) DTV
17 21 (21.65%) Test Automation
17 21 (21.65%) Continuous Delivery
17 21 (21.65%) Automation Testing
18 20 (20.62%) Maven
19 19 (19.59%) CSS
20 18 (18.56%) XML
20 18 (18.56%) Eclipse
20 18 (18.56%) Telecoms
20 18 (18.56%) Digital Media
21 17 (17.53%) MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 6 (6.19%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.15%) Apache
3 4 (4.12%) Node.js
3 4 (4.12%) IIS
4 1 (1.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) HTTP
2 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.06%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.46%) MongoDB
2 13 (13.40%) NoSQL
3 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.22%) MySQL
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (41.24%) Git (software)
2 38 (39.18%) Subversion
3 31 (31.96%) Jenkins
4 20 (20.62%) Maven
5 18 (18.56%) Eclipse
6 16 (16.49%) Selenium
6 16 (16.49%) Visual Studio
7 13 (13.40%) NetBeans
7 13 (13.40%) Hudson
8 11 (11.34%) Cucumber
9 8 (8.25%) Ant
10 7 (7.22%) Mercurial
11 6 (6.19%) JMeter
11 6 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (5.15%) IntelliJ
12 5 (5.15%) Gradle
13 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (4.12%) MSTest
14 3 (3.09%) JBehave
14 3 (3.09%) Grunt
General
1 18 (18.56%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.37%) Finance
3 11 (11.34%) Back Office
4 7 (7.22%) Banking
5 6 (6.19%) Retail
6 3 (3.09%) Advertising
7 2 (2.06%) Games
7 2 (2.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (47.42%) Developer
2 18 (18.56%) Java Developer
3 16 (16.49%) Analyst
4 14 (14.43%) Test Analyst
5 11 (11.34%) Test Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) Automation Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) Test Automation Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Tester
6 10 (10.31%) Software Tester
7 9 (9.28%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Lead Developer
9 7 (7.22%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Software Developer
11 5 (5.15%) PHP Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Senior Test Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (4.12%) Software Engineer
12 4 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Software Test Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Senior Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (64.95%) Web Services
2 47 (48.45%) SOAP
3 27 (27.84%) HTML
4 19 (19.59%) CSS
5 18 (18.56%) XML
6 17 (17.53%) Spring
7 16 (16.49%) .NET
8 14 (14.43%) Java EE
9 13 (13.40%) JSON
10 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET
11 11 (11.34%) HTML5
12 10 (10.31%) CSS3
13 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (6.19%) Hibernate
14 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
15 5 (5.15%) Apache Camel
15 5 (5.15%) Ember.js
15 5 (5.15%) WCF
15 5 (5.15%) RESTful
15 5 (5.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.65%) DTV
2 18 (18.56%) Digital Media
3 10 (10.31%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.28%) User Experience
5 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.12%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.06%) W3C
6 2 (2.06%) Life Science
6 2 (2.06%) GIS
6 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.06%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.03%) Blog
7 1 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 45 (46.39%) Linux
2 11 (11.34%) Windows
3 8 (8.25%) UNIX
4 2 (2.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (81.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.93%) Scrum
3 27 (27.84%) API Testing
4 23 (23.71%) Test Management
5 22 (22.68%) OO
6 21 (21.65%) Test Automation
6 21 (21.65%) Automation Testing
6 21 (21.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (17.53%) MVC
7 17 (17.53%) TDD
8 16 (16.49%) BDD
9 13 (13.40%) Software Engineering
10 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (9.28%) SDLC
12 8 (8.25%) Unit Testing
12 8 (8.25%) OOD
13 7 (7.22%) Mobile Development
14 6 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (6.19%) Validation
15 5 (5.15%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 59 (60.82%) Java
2 47 (48.45%) Python
3 44 (45.36%) JavaScript
4 32 (32.99%) Perl
4 32 (32.99%) Bash Shell
5 29 (29.90%) SQL
6 24 (24.74%) C#
7 8 (8.25%) Ruby
7 8 (8.25%) PHP
8 7 (7.22%) Scala
9 6 (6.19%) Groovy
9 6 (6.19%) C++
10 4 (4.12%) Go
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (16.49%) Oracle
2 6 (6.19%) Perforce
2 6 (6.19%) Google
3 5 (5.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.15%) Facebook
3 5 (5.15%) Twitter
4 3 (3.09%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.06%) Apple
Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago