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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 69 77 92
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs citing REST 24 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.23% 1.86% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.16% 4.13% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 1
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -24.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
335 557 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.13% 44.99% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 292 529 396
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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
(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 +8 14 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Torfaen -6 5 £36,250 +31.81%
Newport - 3 £38,500 -
Bridgend +17 1 £27,500 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £40,000 -
REST
Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (68.18%) HTML
3 26 (59.09%) Java
4 24 (54.55%) SOAP
5 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (45.45%) Web Services
6 20 (45.45%) HTML5
7 19 (43.18%) TDD
7 19 (43.18%) Spring
8 18 (40.91%) XML
8 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
8 18 (40.91%) OO
9 17 (38.64%) C#
10 16 (36.36%) Hibernate
10 16 (36.36%) PHP
11 15 (34.09%) MySQL
12 14 (31.82%) MVC
13 13 (29.55%) Finance
13 13 (29.55%) Scrum
13 13 (29.55%) JSON
13 13 (29.55%) Release Management
13 13 (29.55%) Unit Testing
13 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (25.00%) Groovy
14 11 (25.00%) MongoDB
14 11 (25.00%) jQuery
14 11 (25.00%) Linux
15 10 (22.73%) CSS
15 10 (22.73%) Windows
15 10 (22.73%) .NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 8 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (18.18%) Node.js
2 2 (4.55%) ArcGIS
2 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.27%) uiautomator
3 1 (2.27%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.55%) PaaS
4 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) HTTP
2 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.09%) MySQL
3 11 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 8 (18.18%) CouchDB
4 8 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (15.91%) NoSQL
6 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.55%) Big Data
8 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.45%) JUnit
3 8 (18.18%) Mockito
3 8 (18.18%) Gradle
3 8 (18.18%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (18.18%) Spock
4 6 (13.64%) eggPlant
5 5 (11.36%) Calabash
5 5 (11.36%) Robotium
5 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
6 4 (9.09%) SoapUI
7 3 (6.82%) Selenium
7 3 (6.82%) JBehave
8 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
8 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
8 2 (4.55%) JIRA
8 2 (4.55%) Maven
9 1 (2.27%) Hudson
9 1 (2.27%) Appium
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (11.36%) PHP Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Tester
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.27%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (2.27%) Web Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Web Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (68.18%) HTML
2 24 (54.55%) SOAP
3 20 (45.45%) Web Services
3 20 (45.45%) HTML5
4 19 (43.18%) Spring
5 18 (40.91%) XML
6 16 (36.36%) Hibernate
7 13 (29.55%) JSON
8 11 (25.00%) jQuery
9 10 (22.73%) CSS
9 10 (22.73%) .NET
10 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
11 8 (18.18%) Grails
11 8 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
11 8 (18.18%) Yii
11 8 (18.18%) D3.js
12 6 (13.64%) J2EE
13 5 (11.36%) WCF
14 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (9.09%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Open Source
2 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
3 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) GIS
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Android
2 10 (22.73%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.82%) UNIX
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) TDD
3 18 (40.91%) OO
4 14 (31.82%) MVC
5 13 (29.55%) Scrum
5 13 (29.55%) Release Management
5 13 (29.55%) Unit Testing
5 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (22.73%) Web Development
6 10 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (20.45%) BDD
7 9 (20.45%) OOD
8 8 (18.18%) Microservices
9 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
9 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
10 5 (11.36%) DevOps
10 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
11 4 (9.09%) SOA
11 4 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) Java
2 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (38.64%) C#
4 16 (36.36%) PHP
5 11 (25.00%) Groovy
6 4 (9.09%) PHP5
7 3 (6.82%) Python
7 3 (6.82%) SQL
8 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.27%) Scala
9 1 (2.27%) Clojure
9 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Zend
2 4 (9.09%) HP
3 3 (6.82%) IBM
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Twitter
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Apple
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