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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - 2.63% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
49 28 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 37.69% 73.68% 58.46%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 38
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 6 (85.71%) Advertising
2 6 (85.71%) PaaS
2 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile Marketing
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Data Mining
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) Zend
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) HTTP
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (85.71%) Advertising
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Zend