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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 75 68 89
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs citing REST 26 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.01% 2.81% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.91% 9.03% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 10
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £48,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
REST
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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
440 432 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.06% 31.10% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 395 361 440
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -14 20 £43,750 +25.00% 3
North Wales - 4 £37,500 -
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REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 45 (84.91%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (71.70%) Web Services
3 34 (64.15%) Java
4 31 (58.49%) SOAP
5 21 (39.62%) Linux
6 14 (26.42%) SQL
7 13 (24.53%) Perl
7 13 (24.53%) Python
7 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
7 13 (24.53%) Selenium
7 13 (24.53%) Bash Shell
7 13 (24.53%) SDLC
8 12 (22.64%) Test Management
8 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
8 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
9 11 (20.75%) Test Automation
9 11 (20.75%) Cucumber
10 10 (18.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (18.87%) API Testing
10 10 (18.87%) Subversion
10 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
10 10 (18.87%) OO
11 9 (16.98%) XML
11 9 (16.98%) Unix
11 9 (16.98%) Oracle
11 9 (16.98%) HTML
11 9 (16.98%) Scrum
11 9 (16.98%) QA
11 9 (16.98%) Digital Media
12 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement

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 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) JBoss
3 1 (1.89%) Mule
3 1 (1.89%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) HTTP
2 3 (5.66%) LAN
2 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.66%) tcpdump
2 3 (5.66%) Wireshark
3 2 (3.77%) RTSP
4 1 (1.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) MySQL
3 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.66%) Redis
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Selenium
2 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
3 11 (20.75%) Cucumber
4 10 (18.87%) Subversion
5 6 (11.32%) JBehave
5 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
6 4 (7.55%) IntelliJ
6 4 (7.55%) Maven
7 3 (5.66%) Ant
7 3 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.66%) Gradle
7 3 (5.66%) JMeter
7 3 (5.66%) JUnit
7 3 (5.66%) TestLink
7 3 (5.66%) The Grinder
7 3 (5.66%) VersionOne
8 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.89%) TestNG
General
1 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Automation Test Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Test Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Test Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Applications Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Applications Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Architect
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Systems Architect
10 2 (3.77%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.77%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (71.70%) Web Services
2 31 (58.49%) SOAP
3 9 (16.98%) HTML
3 9 (16.98%) XML
4 8 (15.09%) Spring
5 6 (11.32%) .NET
5 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
5 6 (11.32%) WSDL
6 5 (9.43%) CSS
7 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.55%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.55%) Spring MVC
8 3 (5.66%) Akka
8 3 (5.66%) HTML5
8 3 (5.66%) J2EE
8 3 (5.66%) JMS
8 3 (5.66%) Kafka
8 3 (5.66%) Play Framework
8 3 (5.66%) RESTful
9 2 (3.77%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Digital Media
2 7 (13.21%) DTV
3 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.55%) User Experience
6 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
6 3 (5.66%) Statistics
7 2 (3.77%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Linux
2 9 (16.98%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) CentOS
3 3 (5.66%) Debian
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (84.91%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) SDLC
2 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
3 12 (22.64%) Test Management
4 11 (20.75%) Test Automation
5 10 (18.87%) API Testing
5 10 (18.87%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (18.87%) OO
6 9 (16.98%) Scrum
7 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (15.09%) MVC
8 7 (13.21%) Automation Testing
9 6 (11.32%) BDD
9 6 (11.32%) ETL
9 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (9.43%) Software Testing
10 5 (9.43%) TDD
10 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
11 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (7.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) SQL
3 13 (24.53%) Bash Shell
3 13 (24.53%) Perl
3 13 (24.53%) Python
4 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.21%) Ruby
6 6 (11.32%) C#
6 6 (11.32%) C++
6 6 (11.32%) PHP
7 4 (7.55%) Scala
8 3 (5.66%) C
8 3 (5.66%) Groovy
9 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
1 3 (5.66%) Postgraduate
1 3 (5.66%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Oracle
2 6 (11.32%) Sybase
3 3 (5.66%) Perforce
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.66%) Sun
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
Cwmbran, Gwent
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