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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 51 82 96
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +14
Permanent jobs citing REST 58 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.17% 1.56% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.15% 4.63% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 51 16 7
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,750 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
520 432 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.38% 33.62% 42.89%
Number of salaries quoted 447 387 512
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +28 58 £35,000 -6.66% 8
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 81 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (64.65%) Web Services
3 60 (60.61%) Java
4 48 (48.48%) SOAP
5 47 (47.47%) Python
6 46 (46.46%) JavaScript
7 45 (45.45%) Linux
8 41 (41.41%) Git (software)
9 39 (39.39%) Subversion
10 32 (32.32%) Perl
10 32 (32.32%) Bash Shell
11 31 (31.31%) Jenkins
11 31 (31.31%) Scrum
12 29 (29.29%) SQL
12 29 (29.29%) HTML
13 27 (27.27%) API Testing
14 24 (24.24%) C#
15 23 (23.23%) OO
15 23 (23.23%) Test Management
16 21 (21.21%) Test Automation
16 21 (21.21%) Automation Testing
16 21 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
16 21 (21.21%) CSS
16 21 (21.21%) DTV
17 20 (20.20%) Maven
18 18 (18.18%) Eclipse
18 18 (18.18%) MVC
18 18 (18.18%) Telecoms
18 18 (18.18%) XML
18 18 (18.18%) Digital Media

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 6 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.05%) Apache
3 4 (4.04%) Node.js
3 4 (4.04%) IIS
4 1 (1.01%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) HTTP
2 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.02%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.17%) MongoDB
2 14 (14.14%) NoSQL
3 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.08%) MySQL
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (41.41%) Git (software)
2 39 (39.39%) Subversion
3 31 (31.31%) Jenkins
4 20 (20.20%) Maven
5 18 (18.18%) Eclipse
6 16 (16.16%) Selenium
6 16 (16.16%) Visual Studio
7 13 (13.13%) NetBeans
7 13 (13.13%) Hudson
8 11 (11.11%) Cucumber
9 8 (8.08%) Mercurial
9 8 (8.08%) Ant
10 6 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (6.06%) JMeter
11 5 (5.05%) IntelliJ
11 5 (5.05%) Gradle
12 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (4.04%) MSTest
13 3 (3.03%) JBehave
13 3 (3.03%) Grunt
General
1 18 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.12%) Finance
3 11 (11.11%) Back Office
4 7 (7.07%) Banking
5 6 (6.06%) Retail
6 3 (3.03%) Advertising
7 2 (2.02%) Games
7 2 (2.02%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (48.48%) Developer
2 19 (19.19%) Java Developer
3 16 (16.16%) Analyst
4 14 (14.14%) Test Analyst
5 11 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 11 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
5 11 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Tester
6 10 (10.10%) Software Tester
7 9 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Lead Developer
9 7 (7.07%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.06%) PHP Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Software Test Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Senior Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (64.65%) Web Services
2 48 (48.48%) SOAP
3 29 (29.29%) HTML
4 21 (21.21%) CSS
5 18 (18.18%) XML
6 17 (17.17%) Spring
7 16 (16.16%) .NET
8 14 (14.14%) Java EE
8 14 (14.14%) JSON
9 12 (12.12%) HTML5
9 12 (12.12%) ASP.NET
10 11 (11.11%) CSS3
11 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (6.06%) AngularJS
12 6 (6.06%) Hibernate
13 5 (5.05%) WCF
13 5 (5.05%) RESTful
13 5 (5.05%) J2EE
13 5 (5.05%) Servlets
13 5 (5.05%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.21%) DTV
2 18 (18.18%) Digital Media
3 10 (10.10%) User Experience
3 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.04%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.02%) W3C
5 2 (2.02%) Life Science
5 2 (2.02%) GIS
5 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.02%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.01%) Blog
6 1 (1.01%) Social Media
6 1 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 45 (45.45%) Linux
2 11 (11.11%) Windows
3 8 (8.08%) UNIX
4 2 (2.02%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.31%) Scrum
3 27 (27.27%) API Testing
4 23 (23.23%) OO
4 23 (23.23%) Test Management
5 21 (21.21%) Test Automation
5 21 (21.21%) Automation Testing
5 21 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (18.18%) MVC
7 17 (17.17%) TDD
8 16 (16.16%) BDD
9 13 (13.13%) Software Engineering
10 10 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (9.09%) SDLC
12 8 (8.08%) Mobile Development
12 8 (8.08%) Unit Testing
12 8 (8.08%) OOD
13 6 (6.06%) Validation
13 6 (6.06%) OO PHP
13 6 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 60 (60.61%) Java
2 47 (47.47%) Python
3 46 (46.46%) JavaScript
4 32 (32.32%) Perl
4 32 (32.32%) Bash Shell
5 29 (29.29%) SQL
6 24 (24.24%) C#
7 9 (9.09%) PHP
8 8 (8.08%) Ruby
9 7 (7.07%) Scala
10 6 (6.06%) Groovy
10 6 (6.06%) C++
11 4 (4.04%) Go
Qualifications
1 16 (16.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (16.16%) Oracle
2 7 (7.07%) Google
3 6 (6.06%) Facebook
3 6 (6.06%) Twitter
3 6 (6.06%) Perforce
4 5 (5.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.03%) Apple
5 3 (3.03%) Atlassian
Bangor, Gwynedd
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago