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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 72 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 24 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.88% 0.81% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.67% 1.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 0
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
423 584 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.05% 43.26% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 373 544 377
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +20 22 £37,500 +36.36% 8
West Wales +7 2 - - 8
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (67.44%) HTML
3 25 (58.14%) Java
4 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
5 22 (51.16%) SOAP
6 19 (44.19%) TDD
6 19 (44.19%) HTML5
7 18 (41.86%) Spring
7 18 (41.86%) XML
8 16 (37.21%) OO
8 16 (37.21%) Web Services
8 16 (37.21%) JSON
9 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
10 14 (32.56%) C#
10 14 (32.56%) MySQL
10 14 (32.56%) MVC
10 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (30.23%) Scrum
11 13 (30.23%) PHP
11 13 (30.23%) Open Source
12 12 (27.91%) Release Management
12 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
13 11 (25.58%) Groovy
13 11 (25.58%) jQuery
13 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
13 11 (25.58%) Windows
13 11 (25.58%) MongoDB
13 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
14 10 (23.26%) Apple iOS
14 10 (23.26%) Finance

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 7 (16.28%) Node.js
1 7 (16.28%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.98%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.65%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (32.56%) MySQL
3 11 (25.58%) MongoDB
4 7 (16.28%) Hadoop
4 7 (16.28%) CouchDB
4 7 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
3 9 (20.93%) JUnit
4 7 (16.28%) Mockito
4 7 (16.28%) Gradle
4 7 (16.28%) Apache Ivy
5 6 (13.95%) eggPlant
6 5 (11.63%) Calabash
6 5 (11.63%) SoapUI
6 5 (11.63%) Robotium
6 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
7 4 (9.30%) Maven
7 4 (9.30%) Selenium
8 3 (6.98%) JIRA
8 3 (6.98%) JBehave
8 3 (6.98%) Subversion
9 2 (4.65%) Hudson
9 2 (4.65%) Bugzilla
10 1 (2.33%) Ant
10 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Java Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (11.63%) PHP Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Tester
8 1 (2.33%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (67.44%) HTML
2 22 (51.16%) SOAP
3 19 (44.19%) HTML5
4 18 (41.86%) XML
4 18 (41.86%) Spring
5 16 (37.21%) JSON
5 16 (37.21%) Web Services
6 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
7 11 (25.58%) jQuery
8 9 (20.93%) .NET
9 8 (18.60%) CSS
10 7 (16.28%) Grails
10 7 (16.28%) Yii
10 7 (16.28%) D3.js
10 7 (16.28%) Apache Cordova
10 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
11 6 (13.95%) J2EE
11 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
12 4 (9.30%) Symfony
13 3 (6.98%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Open Source
2 7 (16.28%) Blackberry
3 6 (13.95%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) GIS
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Android
2 10 (23.26%) Apple iOS
3 9 (20.93%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (44.19%) TDD
3 16 (37.21%) OO
4 14 (32.56%) MVC
4 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (30.23%) Scrum
6 12 (27.91%) Release Management
7 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
8 9 (20.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (18.60%) Web Development
9 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
10 7 (16.28%) BDD
11 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
11 6 (13.95%) OOD
11 6 (13.95%) SOA
11 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
12 5 (11.63%) DevOps
12 5 (11.63%) RUP
12 5 (11.63%) DSDM
12 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Java
2 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) C#
4 13 (30.23%) PHP
5 11 (25.58%) Groovy
6 4 (9.30%) PHP5
7 3 (6.98%) Scala
7 3 (6.98%) SQL
8 2 (4.65%) Clojure
9 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
1 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Zend
2 2 (4.65%) Twitter
2 2 (4.65%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) Apple
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £22k - 32k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago