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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 61 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs citing REST 33 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.77% 0.69% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.94% 2.09% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
369 335 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.01% 33.17% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 319 303 409
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £50,000
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +19 18 £43,000 -28.33% 4
Newport +3 12 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Bridgend - 3 £36,250 -
REST
Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 47 (54.02%) Objective-C
2 45 (51.72%) Apple iOS
3 38 (43.68%) Java
3 38 (43.68%) Software Engineering
4 37 (42.53%) HTTP
5 35 (40.23%) QA
6 32 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (35.63%) Mobile Development
8 27 (31.03%) iOS Development
8 27 (31.03%) JSON
9 26 (29.89%) OO
10 25 (28.74%) Web Services
11 24 (27.59%) Windows
12 23 (26.44%) SOAP
13 20 (22.99%) Git (software)
14 19 (21.84%) C#
14 19 (21.84%) Cocoa
14 19 (21.84%) Xcode
15 18 (20.69%) Android
15 18 (20.69%) Cocoa Touch
16 17 (19.54%) Automotive
16 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
16 17 (19.54%) UML
17 16 (18.39%) Android Development
18 15 (17.24%) Client/Server
19 14 (16.09%) XML
19 14 (16.09%) Windows Mobile
19 14 (16.09%) Android SDK
20 13 (14.94%) MVVM
20 13 (14.94%) iOS SDK

REST
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.45%) IIS
2 3 (3.45%) Node.js
3 2 (2.30%) JBoss
4 1 (1.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.15%) Mule
4 1 (1.15%) nginx
4 1 (1.15%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) GitHub
2 4 (4.60%) PaaS
3 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 37 (42.53%) HTTP
2 5 (5.75%) Network Security
3 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
1 8 (9.20%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.75%) MySQL
4 4 (4.60%) Data Mining
4 4 (4.60%) Big Data
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (22.99%) Git (software)
2 19 (21.84%) Xcode
3 12 (13.79%) Subversion
4 6 (6.90%) Mercurial
4 6 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.75%) Maven
6 4 (4.60%) Selenium
6 4 (4.60%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.60%) JUnit
7 3 (3.45%) Ant
7 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.45%) TestNG
8 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.30%) Grunt
8 2 (2.30%) Bower
8 2 (2.30%) Gerrit
9 1 (1.15%) Gradle
9 1 (1.15%) GitLab
9 1 (1.15%) Hudson
General
1 17 (19.54%) Automotive
2 8 (9.20%) Advertising
3 7 (8.05%) Finance
4 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 4 (4.60%) Marketing
5 3 (3.45%) Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (81.61%) Developer
2 20 (22.99%) iOS Developer
3 19 (21.84%) Software Engineer
4 16 (18.39%) Java Developer
5 15 (17.24%) Android Developer
6 14 (16.09%) Mobile Developer
7 13 (14.94%) Windows Mobile Developer
7 13 (14.94%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Senior Android Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.60%) QA Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Tester
10 3 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Software Tester
10 3 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.03%) JSON
2 25 (28.74%) Web Services
3 23 (26.44%) SOAP
4 19 (21.84%) Cocoa
5 18 (20.69%) Cocoa Touch
6 14 (16.09%) XML
6 14 (16.09%) Android SDK
7 13 (14.94%) iOS SDK
8 12 (13.79%) HTML
9 10 (11.49%) HTML5
10 9 (10.34%) Spring
11 8 (9.20%) CSS
12 7 (8.05%) CSS3
13 5 (5.75%) AngularJS
13 5 (5.75%) .NET
13 5 (5.75%) Hibernate
14 3 (3.45%) STL
14 3 (3.45%) J2EE
14 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
14 3 (3.45%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.90%) User Experience
2 6 (6.90%) Algorithms
3 5 (5.75%) Data Structures
3 5 (5.75%) DTV
4 4 (4.60%) Open Source
5 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Life Science
6 1 (1.15%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 45 (51.72%) Apple iOS
2 24 (27.59%) Windows
3 18 (20.69%) Android
4 14 (16.09%) Windows Mobile
5 13 (14.94%) Linux
6 1 (1.15%) UNIX
6 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.68%) Software Engineering
2 32 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (35.63%) Mobile Development
4 27 (31.03%) iOS Development
5 26 (29.89%) OO
6 17 (19.54%) UML
7 16 (18.39%) Android Development
8 13 (14.94%) MVC
8 13 (14.94%) Scrum
8 13 (14.94%) MVVM
9 11 (12.64%) Test Automation
10 8 (9.20%) OOD
11 5 (5.75%) Data Security
11 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.75%) Multithreading
11 5 (5.75%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.75%) Test Management
11 5 (5.75%) Memory Management
11 5 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.75%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (54.02%) Objective-C
2 38 (43.68%) Java
3 19 (21.84%) C#
4 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.94%) Python
5 13 (14.94%) XAML
6 11 (12.64%) PHP
7 9 (10.34%) SQL
8 8 (9.20%) C++
9 6 (6.90%) Perl
9 6 (6.90%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.45%) Go
10 3 (3.45%) Ruby
10 3 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (40.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
1 1 (1.15%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (6.90%) Google
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle
3 4 (4.60%) Facebook
3 4 (4.60%) Twitter
4 2 (2.30%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.15%) Apple
5 1 (1.15%) DigitalOcean
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per hour, Benefits Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago