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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
UK / Wales
Rank 52 82 56
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -26
Permanent jobs citing REST 42 26 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.94% 1.90% 4.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.90% 5.33% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 55
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £45,000 £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
472 488 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 44.28% 35.57% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 405 401 431
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +19 29 £45,000 +23.28% 3
Mid Wales - 10 - - 1
West Wales - 3 £27,500 -
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 70 (70.00%) SOAP
2 67 (67.00%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (59.00%) Java
4 50 (50.00%) Spring
5 47 (47.00%) SQL
6 44 (44.00%) Web Services
7 38 (38.00%) HTML
8 36 (36.00%) JavaScript
8 36 (36.00%) Hibernate
9 31 (31.00%) C#
10 28 (28.00%) .NET
11 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
12 26 (26.00%) CSS
12 26 (26.00%) Finance
12 26 (26.00%) Degree
12 26 (26.00%) Mentoring
13 25 (25.00%) JSON
13 25 (25.00%) Software Engineering
14 24 (24.00%) Scrum
15 22 (22.00%) TDD
15 22 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (21.00%) ASP.NET
17 18 (18.00%) MVC
18 17 (17.00%) Tomcat
18 17 (17.00%) ASP.NET Web API
19 16 (16.00%) Eclipse
20 15 (15.00%) XML
21 14 (14.00%) ETL
21 14 (14.00%) Computer Science
21 14 (14.00%) Data Integration

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 17 (17.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (7.00%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (6.00%) Apache
5 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.00%) IIS
7 3 (3.00%) CMS
7 3 (3.00%) Umbraco
8 2 (2.00%) JBoss
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.00%) Compiere
3 1 (1.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.00%) SaaS
3 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) Big Data
2 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 16 (16.00%) Eclipse
2 13 (13.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.00%) Maven
4 9 (9.00%) JUnit
5 8 (8.00%) Visual Studio
6 7 (7.00%) Ant
7 6 (6.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (6.00%) NetBeans
7 6 (6.00%) Subversion
8 4 (4.00%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.00%) IntelliJ
8 4 (4.00%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.00%) Artifactory
9 3 (3.00%) JMeter
9 3 (3.00%) NUnit
9 3 (3.00%) Xcode
10 2 (2.00%) Gradle
10 2 (2.00%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (1.00%) Mockito
General
1 26 (26.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Advertising
3 5 (5.00%) Retail
4 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 76 (76.00%) Developer
2 49 (49.00%) Java Developer
3 28 (28.00%) Senior Developer
4 23 (23.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (14.00%) .NET Developer
6 11 (11.00%) Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 10 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
8 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Business Systems Analyst
8 8 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
8 8 (8.00%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Agile Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (70.00%) SOAP
2 50 (50.00%) Spring
3 44 (44.00%) Web Services
4 38 (38.00%) HTML
5 36 (36.00%) Hibernate
6 28 (28.00%) .NET
7 26 (26.00%) CSS
8 25 (25.00%) JSON
9 21 (21.00%) ASP.NET
10 17 (17.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (15.00%) XML
12 14 (14.00%) HTML5
13 13 (13.00%) J2EE
13 13 (13.00%) RESTful
14 12 (12.00%) .NET Framework
14 12 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (12.00%) JPA
15 11 (11.00%) AngularJS
15 11 (11.00%) CSS3
16 10 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (8.00%) User Experience
5 5 (5.00%) Fintech
6 4 (4.00%) Social Media
7 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.00%) Android
1 10 (10.00%) Linux
2 8 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (7.00%) Unix
4 4 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (67.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (26.00%) Mentoring
3 25 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 24 (24.00%) Scrum
5 22 (22.00%) TDD
6 18 (18.00%) MVC
7 14 (14.00%) Data Integration
7 14 (14.00%) ETL
8 11 (11.00%) Project Management
9 10 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.00%) Business Process Improvement
10 8 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.00%) ITIL
10 8 (8.00%) OO
10 8 (8.00%) Process Improvement
11 7 (7.00%) BDD
12 6 (6.00%) OOP
12 6 (6.00%) Open Source
12 6 (6.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (59.00%) Java
2 47 (47.00%) SQL
3 36 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 31 (31.00%) C#
5 10 (10.00%) Scala
6 9 (9.00%) Python
7 6 (6.00%) PHP
7 6 (6.00%) VB.NET
8 5 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.00%) Perl
9 3 (3.00%) Apex Code
9 3 (3.00%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.00%) SOQL
9 3 (3.00%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.00%) ABAP
10 1 (1.00%) C++
10 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (26.00%) Degree
2 12 (12.00%) HND
3 4 (4.00%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) QA
2 3 (3.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Ansible
1 2 (2.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (4.00%) Oracle
2 4 (4.00%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.00%) IBM
3 3 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.00%) SAP
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