The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 24 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 5.04% 14.81% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% 20.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +5.12%
REST
South 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 Torfaen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 43.70% 72.22% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 60
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

REST
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Torfaen region.

REST Salary Trend in Torfaen

REST
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Cwmbran -11 6 £42,500 +70.00%
REST
South Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 11 (100.00%) SOAP
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) Advertising
2 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 8 (72.73%) HTTP
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Marketing
2 8 (72.73%) Mobile Marketing
3 7 (63.64%) PaaS
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Internet
3 7 (63.64%) Big Data
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) OOD
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) PHP
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) UNIX
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) OO

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) HTTP
1 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Big Data
2 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (72.73%) Advertising
1 8 (72.73%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Web Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) WCF
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
1 8 (72.73%) Mobile Marketing
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) OOD
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
6 1 (9.09%) Android Development
6 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Zend