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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 50 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing REST 59 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.49% 1.12% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.16% 3.03% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55 9 16
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
485 363 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.91% 36.89% 45.78%
Number of salaries quoted 413 322 464
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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
South Wales +20 57 £41,500 -7.77% 9
North Wales - 1 - -
REST
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REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 47 (55.29%) Objective-C
2 46 (54.12%) Apple iOS
3 39 (45.88%) HTTP
4 38 (44.71%) Java
5 34 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 34 (40.00%) QA
6 29 (34.12%) JSON
7 28 (32.94%) iOS Development
8 26 (30.59%) SOAP
8 26 (30.59%) OO
9 25 (29.41%) Web Services
9 25 (29.41%) C#
10 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (25.88%) Windows
12 19 (22.35%) XML
12 19 (22.35%) Cocoa
12 19 (22.35%) Xcode
12 19 (22.35%) Android
13 18 (21.18%) Cocoa Touch
14 17 (20.00%) Android Development
14 17 (20.00%) Automotive
14 17 (20.00%) UML
15 15 (17.65%) Client/Server
16 14 (16.47%) Android SDK
16 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
16 14 (16.47%) Windows Mobile
17 13 (15.29%) Spring
17 13 (15.29%) XAML
17 13 (15.29%) iOS SDK
17 13 (15.29%) MVVM

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 4 (4.71%) Node.js
1 4 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.53%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.18%) JBoss
4 1 (1.18%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.18%) Mule
4 1 (1.18%) nginx
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) PaaS
2 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 39 (45.88%) HTTP
2 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.06%) Internet
4 5 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.24%) Big Data
3 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 5 (5.88%) MySQL
5 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.53%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Xcode
2 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.88%) JUnit
3 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.53%) Selenium
4 3 (3.53%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.53%) Mockito
4 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.53%) Gradle
4 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.53%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (3.53%) Spock
5 2 (2.35%) GitLab
6 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.18%) TestNG
6 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.18%) Maven
General
1 17 (20.00%) Automotive
2 11 (12.94%) Advertising
3 9 (10.59%) Finance
4 7 (8.24%) Marketing
5 3 (3.53%) Banking
5 3 (3.53%) Retail
5 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (88.24%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) Java Developer
3 20 (23.53%) iOS Developer
4 19 (22.35%) Software Engineer
5 15 (17.65%) Android Developer
5 15 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
6 13 (15.29%) Windows Mobile Developer
7 12 (14.12%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Senior Android Developer
9 5 (5.88%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (3.53%) QA Analyst
11 3 (3.53%) Java Software Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Java Software Engineer
12 2 (2.35%) Lead Developer
12 2 (2.35%) Senior Java Developer
12 2 (2.35%) Technical Leader
13 1 (1.18%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.12%) JSON
2 26 (30.59%) SOAP
3 25 (29.41%) Web Services
4 19 (22.35%) XML
4 19 (22.35%) Cocoa
5 18 (21.18%) Cocoa Touch
6 14 (16.47%) Android SDK
7 13 (15.29%) iOS SDK
7 13 (15.29%) Spring
8 12 (14.12%) HTML
9 11 (12.94%) HTML5
10 10 (11.76%) Hibernate
11 9 (10.59%) .NET
12 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
13 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (5.88%) .NET Framework
15 4 (4.71%) J2EE
16 3 (3.53%) CSS
16 3 (3.53%) WCF
16 3 (3.53%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 7 (8.24%) Open Source
2 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 5 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.53%) GIS
5 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 46 (54.12%) Apple iOS
2 22 (25.88%) Windows
3 19 (22.35%) Android
4 14 (16.47%) Windows Mobile
5 9 (10.59%) Linux
6 2 (2.35%) UNIX
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (32.94%) iOS Development
3 26 (30.59%) OO
4 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (20.00%) UML
5 17 (20.00%) Android Development
6 13 (15.29%) MVVM
7 12 (14.12%) OOD
7 12 (14.12%) MVC
8 11 (12.94%) Scrum
9 9 (10.59%) TDD
9 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
10 8 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (9.41%) E-Commerce
11 7 (8.24%) Mobile Marketing
12 6 (7.06%) BDD
12 6 (7.06%) Mentoring
12 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (5.88%) Multithreading
13 5 (5.88%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.29%) Objective-C
2 38 (44.71%) Java
3 25 (29.41%) C#
4 13 (15.29%) XAML
5 10 (11.76%) PHP
6 9 (10.59%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.06%) C++
7 6 (7.06%) SQL
8 4 (4.71%) Python
9 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.53%) Groovy
10 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) Degree
4 3 (3.53%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle
3 2 (2.35%) IBM
3 2 (2.35%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.35%) HP
4 1 (1.18%) ESRI
4 1 (1.18%) Zend
4 1 (1.18%) DigitalOcean
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