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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 57 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing REST 36 54 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.44% 4.11% 2.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.28% 10.55% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 19
Median salary £45,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,050 £45,000 £46,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
388 512 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 37.09% 38.99% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 355 445 308
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £43,700
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +9 28 £43,250 +23.57% 3
Newport -6 4 £56,000 +60.00%
Bridgend +2 1 £35,000 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £41,000 - 1
REST
Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 36 (72.00%) SOAP
2 34 (68.00%) Java
2 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (58.00%) SQL
4 19 (38.00%) Spring
5 16 (32.00%) JUnit
5 16 (32.00%) Web Services
6 15 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 14 (28.00%) Finance
8 12 (24.00%) QA
9 11 (22.00%) Scala
9 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
10 10 (20.00%) HTML
10 10 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
10 10 (20.00%) User Stories
10 10 (20.00%) Fintech
11 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
11 9 (18.00%) XML
11 9 (18.00%) TDD
12 8 (16.00%) Oracle
12 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
12 8 (16.00%) JSON
13 7 (14.00%) Java EE
13 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
13 7 (14.00%) JPA
13 7 (14.00%) BDD
13 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
13 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
13 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
14 6 (12.00%) 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 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.00%) JBoss
2 4 (8.00%) Mule
2 4 (8.00%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.00%) MySQL
4 4 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) RavenDB
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) JUnit
2 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.00%) IntelliJ
4 5 (10.00%) Maven
4 5 (10.00%) Selenium
4 5 (10.00%) TestNG
5 3 (6.00%) JBehave
6 2 (4.00%) Bower
6 2 (4.00%) Grunt
6 2 (4.00%) gulp
6 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
6 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.00%) Mocha
6 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.00%) Xcode
7 1 (2.00%) Ant
7 1 (2.00%) Gradle
7 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Developer
2 28 (56.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Scala Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (16.00%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (72.00%) SOAP
2 19 (38.00%) Spring
3 16 (32.00%) Web Services
4 15 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 10 (20.00%) HTML
6 9 (18.00%) XML
7 8 (16.00%) JSON
8 7 (14.00%) Java EE
8 7 (14.00%) JPA
9 6 (12.00%) CSS
10 5 (10.00%) .NET
10 5 (10.00%) Apache Camel
11 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
11 4 (8.00%) Spring Integration
12 3 (6.00%) HTML5
13 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (4.00%) jQuery
13 2 (4.00%) RESTful
13 2 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Fintech
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) User Experience
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
1 3 (6.00%) Unix
2 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 10 (20.00%) User Stories
3 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (18.00%) TDD
4 7 (14.00%) BDD
4 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.00%) OO
6 5 (10.00%) Scrum
7 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Migration
8 3 (6.00%) Functional Programming
8 3 (6.00%) OOP
8 3 (6.00%) Prototyping
8 3 (6.00%) SDLC
8 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.00%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) SQL
3 11 (22.00%) Scala
4 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) C#
6 4 (8.00%) C++
7 3 (6.00%) Ruby
8 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.00%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.00%) Python
9 1 (2.00%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) HND
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Sybase
3 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
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