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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 55 62 77
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing REST 55 44 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.34% 3.38% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.19% 8.51% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48 38 19
Median salary £40,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £40,000 £45,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +11.11%
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
540 517 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 42.59% 39.71% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 489 447 377
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +3 49 £41,000 +17.14% 6
Mid Wales - 4 - -
West Wales - 2 £27,500 -
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 65 (73.86%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (72.73%) SOAP
3 60 (68.18%) Java
4 48 (54.55%) SQL
5 44 (50.00%) Spring
6 30 (34.09%) Hibernate
7 28 (31.82%) Web Services
8 26 (29.55%) Finance
9 25 (28.41%) HTML
10 24 (27.27%) JavaScript
11 23 (26.14%) Mentoring
12 22 (25.00%) JSON
13 20 (22.73%) Software Engineering
14 19 (21.59%) JUnit
14 19 (21.59%) CSS
15 18 (20.45%) Degree
16 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (19.32%) JPA
17 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
17 16 (18.18%) C#
18 15 (17.05%) TDD
19 14 (15.91%) Scrum
19 14 (15.91%) .NET
20 13 (14.77%) Scala
21 12 (13.64%) XML
21 12 (13.64%) Tomcat
22 11 (12.50%) HND
22 11 (12.50%) jQuery
22 11 (12.50%) Apache Camel
23 10 (11.36%) AngularJS

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 12 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.82%) JBoss
3 5 (5.68%) Apache
4 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.41%) Mule
4 3 (3.41%) Mule ESB
5 2 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) SaaS
2 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.23%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.95%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.27%) Big Data
6 2 (2.27%) MySQL
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.14%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 19 (21.59%) JUnit
2 10 (11.36%) Eclipse
3 8 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.09%) Maven
4 7 (7.95%) NetBeans
5 6 (6.82%) IntelliJ
5 6 (6.82%) Selenium
6 5 (5.68%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.68%) Subversion
7 4 (4.55%) TestNG
7 4 (4.55%) Xcode
8 3 (3.41%) Ant
8 3 (3.41%) JMeter
9 2 (2.27%) Gradle
9 2 (2.27%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.27%) JBehave
9 2 (2.27%) Mocha
9 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (29.55%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Advertising
3 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 69 (78.41%) Developer
2 50 (56.82%) Java Developer
3 23 (26.14%) Senior Developer
4 20 (22.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Architect
6 7 (7.95%) Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.82%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Agile Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Java Scala Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Scala Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (72.73%) SOAP
2 44 (50.00%) Spring
3 30 (34.09%) Hibernate
4 28 (31.82%) Web Services
5 25 (28.41%) HTML
6 22 (25.00%) JSON
7 19 (21.59%) CSS
8 17 (19.32%) JPA
9 14 (15.91%) .NET
10 12 (13.64%) XML
11 11 (12.50%) Apache Camel
11 11 (12.50%) jQuery
12 10 (11.36%) AngularJS
13 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET
13 9 (10.23%) HTML5
14 8 (9.09%) J2EE
15 7 (7.95%) Java EE
15 7 (7.95%) RESTful
16 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (5.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.23%) Fintech
3 7 (7.95%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.82%) User Experience
5 4 (4.55%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.55%) Social Media
6 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.82%) Android
4 5 (5.68%) Unix
5 2 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (73.86%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.14%) Mentoring
3 20 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 15 (17.05%) TDD
5 14 (15.91%) Scrum
6 8 (9.09%) BDD
6 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.09%) Static Code Analysis
6 8 (9.09%) User Stories
7 7 (7.95%) MVC
8 6 (6.82%) ITIL
8 6 (6.82%) OO
9 5 (5.68%) iOS Development
9 5 (5.68%) OOP
9 5 (5.68%) System Testing
10 4 (4.55%) Data Migration
10 4 (4.55%) High Availability
10 4 (4.55%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.55%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (68.18%) Java
2 48 (54.55%) SQL
3 24 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.18%) C#
5 13 (14.77%) Scala
6 5 (5.68%) Python
7 4 (4.55%) Objective-C
7 4 (4.55%) PHP
7 4 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.41%) Perl
9 2 (2.27%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.27%) C++
9 2 (2.27%) Ruby
9 2 (2.27%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 18 (20.45%) Degree
2 11 (12.50%) HND
3 2 (2.27%) Postgraduate
3 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Ansible
1 2 (2.27%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle
2 3 (3.41%) Atlassian
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.27%) Xamarin
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