The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 74 70 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing REST 25 35 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.99% 2.58% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.00% 5.49% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £43,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £45,000 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -5.88%
REST
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
417 637 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.12% 46.87% 44.43%
Number of salaries quoted 372 609 453
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

REST
Salary Trend in Wales

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

REST Salary Trend in Wales

REST
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Wales

REST
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
South Wales +1 23 £37,500 +7.14% 3
West Wales - 2 - -
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (61.90%) HTML
2 25 (59.52%) Java
3 21 (50.00%) SOAP
4 20 (47.62%) OO
5 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
6 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 18 (42.86%) C#
7 17 (40.48%) Web Services
7 17 (40.48%) XML
7 17 (40.48%) Spring
7 17 (40.48%) HTML5
8 15 (35.71%) JSON
9 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 14 (33.33%) MVC
9 14 (33.33%) PHP
10 13 (30.95%) MySQL
10 13 (30.95%) TDD
10 13 (30.95%) Release Management
11 12 (28.57%) Scrum
11 12 (28.57%) .NET
12 11 (26.19%) Linux
12 11 (26.19%) jQuery
12 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
12 11 (26.19%) MongoDB
13 10 (23.81%) Open Source
13 10 (23.81%) Web Development
13 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
13 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (19.05%) Node.js
1 8 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.14%) ArcGIS
3 2 (4.76%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) PaaS
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
1 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.95%) MySQL
3 11 (26.19%) MongoDB
4 8 (19.05%) Hadoop
4 8 (19.05%) CouchDB
4 8 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
6 4 (9.52%) Big Data
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.05%) Apache Ivy
2 8 (19.05%) Spock
2 8 (19.05%) Mockito
2 8 (19.05%) Gradle
2 8 (19.05%) JUnit
3 3 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 3 (7.14%) Xcode
4 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
5 1 (2.38%) Maven
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) Hudson
5 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Advertising
3 5 (11.90%) Marketing
4 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.52%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.14%) iOS Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Programmer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Integration Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) GIS Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (61.90%) HTML
2 21 (50.00%) SOAP
3 17 (40.48%) Web Services
3 17 (40.48%) XML
3 17 (40.48%) Spring
3 17 (40.48%) HTML5
4 15 (35.71%) JSON
5 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 12 (28.57%) .NET
7 11 (26.19%) jQuery
8 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
9 8 (19.05%) CSS
9 8 (19.05%) Grails
9 8 (19.05%) Yii
9 8 (19.05%) D3.js
9 8 (19.05%) Apache Cordova
10 6 (14.29%) WCF
11 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
11 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (9.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Open Source
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.14%) GIS
4 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.14%) Android
3 3 (7.14%) UNIX
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) OO
3 14 (33.33%) MVC
3 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (30.95%) TDD
4 13 (30.95%) Release Management
5 12 (28.57%) Scrum
6 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
7 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 10 (23.81%) Web Development
8 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (19.05%) Microservices
8 8 (19.05%) OOD
9 7 (16.67%) UML
10 6 (14.29%) iOS Development
11 5 (11.90%) DevOps
11 5 (11.90%) Mobile Marketing
11 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
11 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
12 4 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 18 (42.86%) C#
3 14 (33.33%) PHP
4 9 (21.43%) Groovy
5 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.14%) Python
5 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 3 (7.14%) PHP5
6 2 (4.76%) SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Scala
7 1 (2.38%) Clojure
7 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.52%) Zend
2 3 (7.14%) HP
2 3 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Twitter
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