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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 63 55 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing REST 41 58 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.18% 4.05% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.30% 10.41% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34 49 20
Median salary £43,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £45,000 £46,150
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
494 557 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 38.26% 38.90% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 449 485 374
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -10 38 £43,250 +23.57% 5
West Wales - 2 £32,500 - 1
Mid Wales - 1 - -
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 40 (68.97%) Java
1 40 (68.97%) SOAP
2 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (56.90%) SQL
4 20 (34.48%) Spring
5 18 (31.03%) Finance
5 18 (31.03%) JUnit
5 18 (31.03%) Web Services
6 15 (25.86%) Hibernate
7 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
8 12 (20.69%) HTML
8 12 (20.69%) QA
9 11 (18.97%) Scala
10 10 (17.24%) Static Code Analysis
10 10 (17.24%) User Stories
10 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
10 10 (17.24%) Fintech
10 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
10 10 (17.24%) XML
11 9 (15.52%) CSS
11 9 (15.52%) JSON
11 9 (15.52%) Java EE
11 9 (15.52%) TDD
11 9 (15.52%) MongoDB
11 9 (15.52%) JPA
12 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
12 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
12 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
12 8 (13.79%) C#
12 8 (13.79%) Oracle

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 5 (8.62%) JBoss
1 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.90%) Mule
2 4 (6.90%) Mule ESB
3 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.72%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) SaaS
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) MongoDB
3 7 (12.07%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.34%) MySQL
5 4 (6.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.45%) Redis
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.72%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) JUnit
2 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.07%) IntelliJ
3 7 (12.07%) Selenium
4 6 (10.34%) Cucumber
5 5 (8.62%) Maven
5 5 (8.62%) TestNG
6 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.17%) JBehave
6 3 (5.17%) Xcode
7 2 (3.45%) Bower
7 2 (3.45%) Grunt
7 2 (3.45%) gulp
7 2 (3.45%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.45%) Mocha
7 2 (3.45%) NetBeans
7 2 (3.45%) Subversion
7 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Advertising
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (74.14%) Developer
2 29 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (24.14%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Java Scala Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Scala Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Architect
6 4 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Agile Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (68.97%) SOAP
2 20 (34.48%) Spring
3 18 (31.03%) Web Services
4 15 (25.86%) Hibernate
5 12 (20.69%) HTML
6 10 (17.24%) XML
7 9 (15.52%) CSS
7 9 (15.52%) Java EE
7 9 (15.52%) JPA
7 9 (15.52%) JSON
8 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
9 7 (12.07%) .NET
10 5 (8.62%) Apache Camel
10 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
10 5 (8.62%) jQuery
11 4 (6.90%) Spring Integration
12 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (5.17%) Cocoa Touch
12 3 (5.17%) HTML5
12 3 (5.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Fintech
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.90%) User Experience
5 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.45%) Social Media
5 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
2 10 (17.24%) Static Code Analysis
2 10 (17.24%) User Stories
3 9 (15.52%) TDD
4 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.07%) BDD
5 7 (12.07%) OO
6 6 (10.34%) OOP
6 6 (10.34%) Scrum
6 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.90%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.90%) Integration Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Migration
8 4 (6.90%) MVC
9 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.17%) iOS Development
9 3 (5.17%) SDLC
9 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (68.97%) Java
2 33 (56.90%) SQL
3 11 (18.97%) Scala
4 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.79%) C#
6 4 (6.90%) C++
7 3 (5.17%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.17%) PHP
7 3 (5.17%) Ruby
8 1 (1.72%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.72%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) Python
8 1 (1.72%) SOQL
8 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) HND
2 2 (3.45%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) Sybase
3 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.72%) Sun
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Various
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago