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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 82 55 82
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +27
Permanent jobs citing REST 17 52 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.27% 3.74% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.67% 10.28% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 47 15
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £45,000 £51,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
463 506 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.66% 36.40% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 419 420 400
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -23 17 £40,000 +14.28% 3
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (63.27%) Web Services
3 29 (59.18%) SOAP
3 29 (59.18%) Java
4 15 (30.61%) SQL
5 13 (26.53%) Linux
6 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
7 9 (18.37%) OO
7 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
7 9 (18.37%) SDLC
8 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.33%) Cucumber
8 8 (16.33%) BDD
8 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
8 8 (16.33%) MVC
8 8 (16.33%) Spring
8 8 (16.33%) QA
8 8 (16.33%) Selenium
9 7 (14.29%) Test Management
9 7 (14.29%) TDD
9 7 (14.29%) Subversion
9 7 (14.29%) Finance
9 7 (14.29%) Python
9 7 (14.29%) JUnit
9 7 (14.29%) MySQL
9 7 (14.29%) Oracle
9 7 (14.29%) Perl
9 7 (14.29%) HTML
9 7 (14.29%) XML
9 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell

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 3 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.08%) JBoss
2 2 (4.08%) Mule
2 2 (4.08%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) HTTP
2 3 (6.12%) LAN
2 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.12%) tcpdump
2 3 (6.12%) Wireshark
3 2 (4.08%) RTSP
4 1 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.12%) Redis
5 2 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.33%) Cucumber
2 8 (16.33%) Selenium
3 7 (14.29%) JUnit
3 7 (14.29%) Subversion
4 4 (8.16%) JBehave
4 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (6.12%) IntelliJ
5 3 (6.12%) JMeter
5 3 (6.12%) Maven
5 3 (6.12%) TestLink
5 3 (6.12%) The Grinder
5 3 (6.12%) VersionOne
6 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.08%) TestNG
6 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.04%) Ant
7 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.04%) Xcode
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Senior Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Java Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Architect
5 7 (14.29%) Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Test Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Applications Developer
8 4 (8.16%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Java Scala Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Scala Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Applications Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Architect
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.16%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) Web Services
2 29 (59.18%) SOAP
3 8 (16.33%) Spring
4 7 (14.29%) HTML
4 7 (14.29%) XML
5 6 (12.24%) .NET
5 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.16%) Java EE
6 4 (8.16%) Spring MVC
6 4 (8.16%) WSDL
7 3 (6.12%) Akka
7 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.12%) JMS
7 3 (6.12%) JPA
7 3 (6.12%) JSON
7 3 (6.12%) Kafka
7 3 (6.12%) Play Framework
8 2 (4.08%) HTML5
8 2 (4.08%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Digital Media
1 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) Fintech
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.12%) Digital TV
3 3 (6.12%) Statistics
3 3 (6.12%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Unix
3 3 (6.12%) CentOS
3 3 (6.12%) Debian
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.08%) Windows
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
3 9 (18.37%) OO
3 9 (18.37%) SDLC
4 8 (16.33%) BDD
4 8 (16.33%) MVC
4 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (14.29%) TDD
5 7 (14.29%) Test Management
6 6 (12.24%) API Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (12.24%) Scrum
7 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.16%) ETL
8 4 (8.16%) Migration
8 4 (8.16%) Release Management
8 4 (8.16%) Requirements Management
8 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) Java
2 15 (30.61%) SQL
3 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 7 (14.29%) Perl
3 7 (14.29%) Python
4 6 (12.24%) C#
5 5 (10.20%) C++
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.20%) Ruby
6 4 (8.16%) PHP
6 4 (8.16%) Scala
7 3 (6.12%) C
7 3 (6.12%) Groovy
8 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
1 3 (6.12%) Postgraduate
1 3 (6.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Sybase
3 3 (6.12%) Perforce
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.12%) Sun
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
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