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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 59 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing REST 47 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.39% 0.78% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.77% 1.98% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 6 13
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,250 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
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
481 454 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.70% 39.48% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 409 411 495
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +21 43 £37,500 -6.25% 5
North Wales - 1 - -
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REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 47 (53.41%) Objective-C
2 46 (52.27%) Apple iOS
3 40 (45.45%) HTTP
4 38 (43.18%) Java
5 36 (40.91%) Software Engineering
6 35 (39.77%) QA
7 32 (36.36%) Mobile Development
8 30 (34.09%) Web Services
8 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (32.95%) SOAP
10 28 (31.82%) iOS Development
11 27 (30.68%) JSON
12 26 (29.55%) OO
13 22 (25.00%) Windows
14 21 (23.86%) C#
15 19 (21.59%) Cocoa
15 19 (21.59%) Xcode
15 19 (21.59%) Android
16 18 (20.45%) XML
16 18 (20.45%) Cocoa Touch
17 17 (19.32%) UML
17 17 (19.32%) Automotive
17 17 (19.32%) Android Development
18 15 (17.05%) JavaScript
18 15 (17.05%) Client/Server
18 15 (17.05%) MVC
19 14 (15.91%) Scrum
19 14 (15.91%) Windows Mobile
19 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
19 14 (15.91%) Android SDK

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.27%) ArcGIS
2 2 (2.27%) IIS
2 2 (2.27%) JBoss
2 2 (2.27%) Node.js
3 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.14%) ArcSDE
3 1 (1.14%) Mule
3 1 (1.14%) nginx
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) PaaS
2 3 (3.41%) GitHub
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (45.45%) HTTP
2 7 (7.95%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.82%) Internet
4 5 (5.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.95%) Big Data
3 6 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.68%) MySQL
4 5 (5.68%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (21.59%) Xcode
2 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.95%) Mercurial
4 6 (6.82%) Subversion
5 4 (4.55%) JUnit
5 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.55%) Selenium
5 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.41%) TestNG
6 3 (3.41%) Maven
7 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.27%) Gerrit
7 2 (2.27%) Ant
8 1 (1.14%) Grunt
8 1 (1.14%) Bower
8 1 (1.14%) GitLab
8 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (19.32%) Automotive
2 11 (12.50%) Advertising
3 8 (9.09%) Finance
4 7 (7.95%) Marketing
5 3 (3.41%) Banking
5 3 (3.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 76 (86.36%) Developer
2 20 (22.73%) iOS Developer
3 19 (21.59%) Software Engineer
3 19 (21.59%) Java Developer
4 15 (17.05%) Mobile Developer
4 15 (17.05%) Android Developer
5 13 (14.77%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Senior Android Developer
8 6 (6.82%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) QA Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) PHP Developer
11 2 (2.27%) Test Engineer
11 2 (2.27%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.27%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.09%) Web Services
2 29 (32.95%) SOAP
3 27 (30.68%) JSON
4 19 (21.59%) Cocoa
5 18 (20.45%) XML
5 18 (20.45%) Cocoa Touch
6 14 (15.91%) Android SDK
7 13 (14.77%) iOS SDK
7 13 (14.77%) HTML
8 11 (12.50%) HTML5
9 10 (11.36%) Spring
10 8 (9.09%) .NET
10 8 (9.09%) CSS
11 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
11 6 (6.82%) Hibernate
12 5 (5.68%) CSS3
13 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (4.55%) AngularJS
14 3 (3.41%) Akka
14 3 (3.41%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Client/Server
2 7 (7.95%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.68%) Open Source
3 5 (5.68%) Data Structures
3 5 (5.68%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.55%) User Experience
4 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.27%) DTV
5 2 (2.27%) GIS
6 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.14%) EPoS
6 1 (1.14%) Social Media
6 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 46 (52.27%) Apple iOS
2 22 (25.00%) Windows
3 19 (21.59%) Android
4 14 (15.91%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (2.27%) UNIX
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) Software Engineering
2 32 (36.36%) Mobile Development
3 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (31.82%) iOS Development
5 26 (29.55%) OO
6 17 (19.32%) UML
6 17 (19.32%) Android Development
7 15 (17.05%) MVC
8 14 (15.91%) Scrum
9 13 (14.77%) MVVM
10 11 (12.50%) OOD
11 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 7 (7.95%) Test Automation
12 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
12 7 (7.95%) Mobile Marketing
12 7 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (6.82%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.82%) BDD
13 6 (6.82%) TDD
14 5 (5.68%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (53.41%) Objective-C
2 38 (43.18%) Java
3 21 (23.86%) C#
4 15 (17.05%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.77%) XAML
6 11 (12.50%) PHP
7 8 (9.09%) SQL
8 7 (7.95%) Python
9 6 (6.82%) C++
10 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.27%) Perl
11 2 (2.27%) Scala
11 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.14%) Golang
12 1 (1.14%) Ruby
12 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
1 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (39.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle
2 4 (4.55%) Google
3 3 (3.41%) Facebook
3 3 (3.41%) Twitter
4 2 (2.27%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.27%) Apple
5 1 (1.14%) ESRI
5 1 (1.14%) Zend
5 1 (1.14%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) HP
5 1 (1.14%) DigitalOcean
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