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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 66 67 74
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing REST 33 40 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.57% 3.15% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.22% 6.84% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -6.89%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
457 585 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.59% 46.03% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 417 552 453
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -3 33 £40,000 -1.23% 8
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (53.33%) Java
2 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (41.67%) HTML
3 25 (41.67%) OO
4 24 (40.00%) Apple iOS
5 23 (38.33%) C#
6 21 (35.00%) Objective-C
6 21 (35.00%) Software Engineering
7 20 (33.33%) SOAP
7 20 (33.33%) HTTP
7 20 (33.33%) JSON
8 19 (31.67%) Web Services
8 19 (31.67%) XML
9 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 18 (30.00%) Spring
9 18 (30.00%) HTML5
10 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
11 15 (25.00%) iOS Development
12 14 (23.33%) PHP
12 14 (23.33%) MVC
12 14 (23.33%) Hibernate
12 14 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (21.67%) TDD
13 13 (21.67%) Release Management
13 13 (21.67%) Android
14 12 (20.00%) MySQL
14 12 (20.00%) Windows
14 12 (20.00%) UML
14 12 (20.00%) Scrum
14 12 (20.00%) QA

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (13.33%) Node.js
1 8 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.33%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.67%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.00%) PaaS
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.33%) HTTP
2 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.00%) MySQL
3 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 8 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 8 (13.33%) CouchDB
4 8 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (10.00%) Big Data
6 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (6.67%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.33%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (13.33%) Spock
3 8 (13.33%) Mockito
3 8 (13.33%) Gradle
3 8 (13.33%) JUnit
3 8 (13.33%) Xcode
4 3 (5.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.67%) Maven
6 1 (1.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) Hudson
6 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.67%) GitLab
General
1 11 (18.33%) Advertising
2 9 (15.00%) Finance
3 7 (11.67%) Marketing
4 6 (10.00%) Automotive
5 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.67%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 15 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) iOS Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Android Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Android Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.33%) Programmer
10 1 (1.67%) Architect
10 1 (1.67%) Analyst
10 1 (1.67%) Test Analyst
10 1 (1.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (41.67%) HTML
2 20 (33.33%) SOAP
2 20 (33.33%) JSON
3 19 (31.67%) Web Services
3 19 (31.67%) XML
4 18 (30.00%) Spring
4 18 (30.00%) HTML5
5 14 (23.33%) Hibernate
6 10 (16.67%) .NET
7 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (15.00%) jQuery
8 8 (13.33%) Yii
8 8 (13.33%) D3.js
8 8 (13.33%) Apache Cordova
8 8 (13.33%) Cocoa
8 8 (13.33%) Grails
9 7 (11.67%) Cocoa Touch
10 6 (10.00%) iOS SDK
10 6 (10.00%) Android SDK
10 6 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Open Source
2 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) GIS
5 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 13 (21.67%) Android
3 12 (20.00%) Windows
4 11 (18.33%) Linux
5 7 (11.67%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (5.00%) UNIX
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (41.67%) OO
3 21 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 14 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (23.33%) MVC
6 13 (21.67%) TDD
6 13 (21.67%) Release Management
7 12 (20.00%) Scrum
7 12 (20.00%) UML
8 11 (18.33%) Unit Testing
9 10 (16.67%) Web Development
9 10 (16.67%) Android Development
9 10 (16.67%) OOD
10 8 (13.33%) Microservices
10 8 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (11.67%) Mobile Marketing
11 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
12 6 (10.00%) MVVM
13 5 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) Java
2 23 (38.33%) C#
3 21 (35.00%) Objective-C
4 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
5 14 (23.33%) PHP
6 9 (15.00%) Groovy
7 6 (10.00%) XAML
8 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.00%) Python
9 2 (3.33%) SQL
9 2 (3.33%) PHP5
10 1 (1.67%) C
10 1 (1.67%) Scala
10 1 (1.67%) Clojure
10 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) HP
2 3 (5.00%) Zend
2 3 (5.00%) IBM
3 2 (3.33%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter
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