The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
UK / Wales
Rank 54 74 63
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Permanent jobs citing REST 41 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.71% 2.48% 3.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.28% 6.44% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33 29 45
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%

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
495 481 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 44.84% 38.54% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 437 405 434
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

REST Salary Histogram in Wales

REST
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +16 32 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Mid Wales - 7 - -
West Wales - 2 £27,500 - 1
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for REST.

1 75 (75.76%) SOAP
2 70 (70.71%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (67.68%) Java
4 53 (53.54%) Spring
5 52 (52.53%) SQL
6 38 (38.38%) Hibernate
7 36 (36.36%) Web Services
8 30 (30.30%) JavaScript
9 29 (29.29%) Finance
9 29 (29.29%) HTML
9 29 (29.29%) Mentoring
10 24 (24.24%) CSS
11 23 (23.23%) JSON
12 22 (22.22%) Degree
13 20 (20.20%) Software Engineering
13 20 (20.20%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (19.19%) TDD
14 19 (19.19%) Scrum
14 19 (19.19%) C#
15 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
16 16 (16.16%) JUnit
16 16 (16.16%) .NET
16 16 (16.16%) JPA
17 15 (15.15%) Tomcat
18 14 (14.14%) Eclipse
18 14 (14.14%) Scala
19 13 (13.13%) HTML5
19 13 (13.13%) XML
20 12 (12.12%) HND
20 12 (12.12%) AngularJS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.15%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.05%) Apache
2 5 (5.05%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.05%) JBoss
3 4 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.02%) Mule
4 2 (2.02%) Mule ESB
4 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.01%) CMS
5 1 (1.01%) IIS
5 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.01%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.06%) SaaS
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.07%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.05%) Big Data
5 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.01%) MySQL
8 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.01%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 16 (16.16%) JUnit
2 14 (14.14%) Eclipse
3 12 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 11 (11.11%) Maven
5 7 (7.07%) Git (software)
5 7 (7.07%) NetBeans
6 6 (6.06%) Ant
6 6 (6.06%) IntelliJ
6 6 (6.06%) Selenium
7 5 (5.05%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.05%) Subversion
8 3 (3.03%) JMeter
8 3 (3.03%) TestNG
8 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.03%) Xcode
9 2 (2.02%) Gradle
9 2 (2.02%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.02%) JBehave
9 2 (2.02%) Mocha
9 2 (2.02%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (29.29%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Advertising
3 5 (5.05%) Retail
4 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.02%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 79 (79.80%) Developer
2 57 (57.58%) Java Developer
3 30 (30.30%) Senior Developer
4 26 (26.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (11.11%) Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Business Systems Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Solutions Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Solutions Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Agile Developer
8 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.06%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.06%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Java Scala Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (75.76%) SOAP
2 53 (53.54%) Spring
3 38 (38.38%) Hibernate
4 36 (36.36%) Web Services
5 29 (29.29%) HTML
6 24 (24.24%) CSS
7 23 (23.23%) JSON
8 16 (16.16%) .NET
8 16 (16.16%) JPA
9 13 (13.13%) HTML5
9 13 (13.13%) XML
10 12 (12.12%) AngularJS
11 11 (11.11%) ASP.NET
11 11 (11.11%) J2EE
11 11 (11.11%) jQuery
12 10 (10.10%) Apache Camel
12 10 (10.10%) RESTful
13 9 (9.09%) CSS3
14 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (7.07%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.10%) Data Integration
3 8 (8.08%) Fintech
3 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.06%) User Experience
5 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.04%) Social Media
6 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.11%) Linux
2 8 (8.08%) Android
3 7 (7.07%) Unix
4 6 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (70.71%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.29%) Mentoring
3 20 (20.20%) Software Engineering
4 19 (19.19%) Scrum
4 19 (19.19%) TDD
5 10 (10.10%) ETL
5 10 (10.10%) MVC
6 8 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.08%) Project Management
7 7 (7.07%) BDD
7 7 (7.07%) Static Code Analysis
7 7 (7.07%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.07%) User Stories
8 6 (6.06%) ITIL
9 5 (5.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.05%) OO
9 5 (5.05%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.05%) System Testing
10 4 (4.04%) Kanban
10 4 (4.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 67 (67.68%) Java
2 52 (52.53%) SQL
3 30 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 19 (19.19%) C#
5 14 (14.14%) Scala
6 8 (8.08%) Python
7 5 (5.05%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.05%) Perl
8 4 (4.04%) PHP
8 4 (4.04%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.03%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.02%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.02%) Ruby
10 2 (2.02%) SOQL
11 1 (1.01%) C++
11 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (22.22%) Degree
2 12 (12.12%) HND
3 2 (2.02%) Postgraduate
3 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Ansible
1 2 (2.02%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft
1 5 (5.05%) Oracle
2 4 (4.04%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.02%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.02%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.01%) IBM
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