The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 78 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing REST 8 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.79% 0.97% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% 2.23% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £40,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
339 448 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.40% 43.58% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 300 412 307
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,614 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
Wales

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +5 6 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Torfaen - 1 £32,500 -
Bridgend - 1 £28,000 -
REST
Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 37 (94.87%) Web Services
2 33 (84.62%) SOAP
3 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (58.97%) Java
5 19 (48.72%) Scrum
6 17 (43.59%) Maven
7 15 (38.46%) Jenkins
7 15 (38.46%) MVC
7 15 (38.46%) J2EE
8 13 (33.33%) XML
8 13 (33.33%) TDD
9 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
9 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
9 12 (30.77%) VB.NET
9 12 (30.77%) .NET
9 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
11 10 (25.64%) C#
12 9 (23.08%) Banking
12 9 (23.08%) UML
12 9 (23.08%) Groovy
12 9 (23.08%) Software Architecture
12 9 (23.08%) Hudson
13 8 (20.51%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (20.51%) Automated Testing
13 8 (20.51%) OO
14 7 (17.95%) Project Management

REST
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (10.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Maven
2 15 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
4 9 (23.08%) Hudson
5 7 (17.95%) SoapUI
6 6 (15.38%) Gerrit
7 5 (12.82%) JBehave
7 5 (12.82%) WebDriver
7 5 (12.82%) Selenium
8 4 (10.26%) JIRA
8 4 (10.26%) Subversion
8 4 (10.26%) Bugzilla
9 2 (5.13%) JMeter
9 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
9 2 (5.13%) Ant
10 1 (2.56%) JUnit
10 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
10 1 (2.56%) Apache Ivy
General
1 9 (23.08%) Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Test Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Junior
4 7 (17.95%) Junior Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Junior .NET Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Software Architect
9 2 (5.13%) QA Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (94.87%) Web Services
2 33 (84.62%) SOAP
3 15 (38.46%) J2EE
4 13 (33.33%) XML
5 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 12 (30.77%) .NET
6 7 (17.95%) Spring
7 6 (15.38%) EJB 3.0
7 6 (15.38%) EJB
7 6 (15.38%) JSP
7 6 (15.38%) Servlets
8 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (10.26%) Spring Integration
8 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.26%) HTML5
8 4 (10.26%) Apache Camel
8 4 (10.26%) JSON
8 4 (10.26%) GWT
8 4 (10.26%) HTML
8 4 (10.26%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Open Source
1 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Android
2 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) Scrum
3 15 (38.46%) MVC
4 13 (33.33%) TDD
5 9 (23.08%) UML
5 9 (23.08%) Software Architecture
6 8 (20.51%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (20.51%) Automated Testing
6 8 (20.51%) OO
7 7 (17.95%) Project Management
7 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.82%) Automation Testing
8 5 (12.82%) BDD
8 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (10.26%) Release Management
9 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
9 4 (10.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 10 (25.64%) C#
4 9 (23.08%) Groovy
5 6 (15.38%) SQL
5 6 (15.38%) VB
6 5 (12.82%) XQuery
6 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.82%) XPath
7 4 (10.26%) Clojure
7 4 (10.26%) Scala
8 2 (5.13%) VB6
8 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) ISO 8583
2 3 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Twitter
4 1 (2.56%) Sencha
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