The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 83 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing REST 24 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.78% 0.78% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.31% 1.95% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 6
Average salary £45,250 £31,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.96% +12.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
452 512 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.53% 39.94% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 405 462 357
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
REST
UK

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +10 21 £45,000 +45.64% 6
West Wales +13 2 - -
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (62.50%) HTML
2 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 18 (56.25%) Java
3 18 (56.25%) SOAP
3 18 (56.25%) Web Services
4 17 (53.13%) TDD
5 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (43.75%) XML
7 13 (40.63%) MVC
7 13 (40.63%) Spring
7 13 (40.63%) JSON
8 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (34.38%) Open Source
8 11 (34.38%) HTML5
8 11 (34.38%) Scrum
9 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
9 10 (31.25%) Release Management
10 9 (28.13%) Groovy
10 9 (28.13%) Android
10 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
10 9 (28.13%) Windows
10 9 (28.13%) OO
10 9 (28.13%) MongoDB
10 9 (28.13%) Apple iOS
10 9 (28.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
10 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
11 8 (25.00%) DevOps
11 8 (25.00%) RUP
11 8 (25.00%) DSDM

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (15.63%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.25%) Node.js
2 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SSH
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) MongoDB
2 7 (21.88%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
3 5 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.25%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
2 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (21.88%) Maven
4 6 (18.75%) eggPlant
4 6 (18.75%) Subversion
4 6 (18.75%) JIRA
5 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
5 5 (15.63%) Bugzilla
5 5 (15.63%) Calabash
5 5 (15.63%) Robotium
5 5 (15.63%) Hudson
6 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 4 (12.50%) JUnit
6 4 (12.50%) Selenium
7 3 (9.38%) JBehave
8 2 (6.25%) Mockito
8 2 (6.25%) Gradle
8 2 (6.25%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
9 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Advertising
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Designer
8 1 (3.13%) Java Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) Java Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) HTML
2 18 (56.25%) SOAP
2 18 (56.25%) Web Services
3 14 (43.75%) XML
4 13 (40.63%) Spring
4 13 (40.63%) JSON
5 11 (34.38%) HTML5
6 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
7 6 (18.75%) Spring Integration
7 6 (18.75%) .NET
7 6 (18.75%) J2EE
7 6 (18.75%) CSS
7 6 (18.75%) jQuery
8 5 (15.63%) GWT
8 5 (15.63%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
8 5 (15.63%) Apache Camel
8 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 3 (9.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Open Source
2 7 (21.88%) Blackberry
3 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
5 1 (3.13%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Android
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
1 9 (28.13%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) TDD
2 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (40.63%) MVC
4 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (34.38%) Scrum
5 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
5 10 (31.25%) Release Management
6 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
6 9 (28.13%) OO
6 9 (28.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (25.00%) DevOps
7 8 (25.00%) RUP
7 8 (25.00%) DSDM
7 8 (25.00%) SOA
7 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (21.88%) Pair Programming
8 7 (21.88%) BDD
9 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
10 4 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
2 18 (56.25%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) Groovy
4 7 (21.88%) C#
5 6 (18.75%) PHP
5 6 (18.75%) Scala
6 5 (15.63%) Clojure
7 3 (9.38%) PHP5
8 2 (6.25%) SQL
9 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Twitter
2 3 (9.38%) Zend
3 2 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
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Salary: To £30K
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