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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 82 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing REST 17 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.30% 0.60% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.97% 1.50% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 3
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%
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
428 532 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.67% 40.18% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 388 484 360
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £42,500 £45,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +5 15 £37,500 +32.74% 6
West Wales +13 2 - -
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 24 (68.57%) HTML
2 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 20 (57.14%) Java
4 18 (51.43%) SOAP
4 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (48.57%) TDD
6 16 (45.71%) Web Services
6 16 (45.71%) XML
7 15 (42.86%) Spring
7 15 (42.86%) JSON
8 14 (40.00%) HTML5
8 14 (40.00%) MVC
9 12 (34.29%) Scrum
9 12 (34.29%) Open Source
10 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
10 11 (31.43%) OO
11 10 (28.57%) Windows
11 10 (28.57%) Android
11 10 (28.57%) Release Management
11 10 (28.57%) Apple iOS
11 10 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
12 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
12 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
12 9 (25.71%) Groovy
12 9 (25.71%) MySQL
12 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
12 9 (25.71%) C#
12 9 (25.71%) Finance

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (11.43%) Confluence
2 3 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.57%) Node.js
2 3 (8.57%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SSH
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
1 9 (25.71%) MySQL
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.57%) CouchDB
4 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (17.14%) Maven
3 6 (17.14%) eggPlant
4 5 (14.29%) Calabash
4 5 (14.29%) Robotium
4 5 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 5 (14.29%) JIRA
4 5 (14.29%) Subversion
4 5 (14.29%) JUnit
5 4 (11.43%) Bugzilla
5 4 (11.43%) Selenium
5 4 (11.43%) Hudson
5 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
6 3 (8.57%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (8.57%) Gradle
6 3 (8.57%) Mockito
6 3 (8.57%) JBehave
7 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Advertising
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (14.29%) PHP Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Tester
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Java Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Software Designer
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.86%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) .NET Programmer
9 1 (2.86%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) HTML
2 18 (51.43%) SOAP
3 16 (45.71%) Web Services
3 16 (45.71%) XML
4 15 (42.86%) Spring
4 15 (42.86%) JSON
5 14 (40.00%) HTML5
6 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
7 7 (20.00%) jQuery
7 7 (20.00%) .NET
7 7 (20.00%) J2EE
7 7 (20.00%) CSS
7 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
9 5 (14.29%) Spring Integration
10 4 (11.43%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (11.43%) GWT
10 4 (11.43%) Symfony
10 4 (11.43%) Apache Camel
10 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Open Source
2 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
5 1 (2.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
1 10 (28.57%) Android
1 10 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) TDD
3 14 (40.00%) MVC
4 12 (34.29%) Scrum
5 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
5 11 (31.43%) OO
6 10 (28.57%) Release Management
6 10 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
8 7 (20.00%) DevOps
8 7 (20.00%) BDD
8 7 (20.00%) RUP
8 7 (20.00%) DSDM
8 7 (20.00%) SOA
8 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
9 6 (17.14%) Pair Programming
10 4 (11.43%) OOD
10 4 (11.43%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 20 (57.14%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) Groovy
3 9 (25.71%) C#
4 8 (22.86%) PHP
5 5 (14.29%) Scala
6 4 (11.43%) Clojure
6 4 (11.43%) PHP5
7 2 (5.71%) SQL
8 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Zend
1 4 (11.43%) Twitter
2 2 (5.71%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Apple
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