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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 70 96 92
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Permanent jobs citing REST 36 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.61% 0.57% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.02% 1.58% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 3 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
449 442 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.54% 36.02% 45.46%
Number of salaries quoted 380 396 527
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,050 £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 May 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 May 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 +15 32 £35,000 -12.50% 8
North Wales - 1 - -
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (52.81%) Objective-C
2 45 (50.56%) Apple iOS
3 38 (42.70%) Java
4 37 (41.57%) HTTP
4 37 (41.57%) Software Engineering
5 35 (39.33%) QA
6 33 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (35.96%) Mobile Development
8 28 (31.46%) OO
9 27 (30.34%) JSON
9 27 (30.34%) iOS Development
10 26 (29.21%) Web Services
11 25 (28.09%) SOAP
12 23 (25.84%) Windows
13 20 (22.47%) Git (software)
14 19 (21.35%) C#
14 19 (21.35%) Cocoa
14 19 (21.35%) Xcode
15 18 (20.22%) JavaScript
15 18 (20.22%) Android
15 18 (20.22%) Cocoa Touch
16 17 (19.10%) UML
16 17 (19.10%) Automotive
17 16 (17.98%) Android Development
18 15 (16.85%) MVC
18 15 (16.85%) Client/Server
19 14 (15.73%) XML
19 14 (15.73%) HTML
19 14 (15.73%) Windows Mobile
19 14 (15.73%) Android SDK

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.37%) IIS
2 3 (3.37%) Node.js
3 2 (2.25%) JBoss
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.12%) nginx
4 1 (1.12%) Mule
4 1 (1.12%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.12%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) GitHub
2 4 (4.49%) PaaS
3 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 37 (41.57%) HTTP
2 5 (5.62%) Network Security
3 4 (4.49%) Internet
3 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) MongoDB
2 9 (10.11%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.74%) MySQL
5 4 (4.49%) Big Data
5 4 (4.49%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.12%) Redis
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (22.47%) Git (software)
2 19 (21.35%) Xcode
3 12 (13.48%) Subversion
4 7 (7.87%) Mercurial
5 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.62%) Maven
6 4 (4.49%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.49%) Selenium
6 4 (4.49%) JUnit
7 3 (3.37%) Ant
7 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.37%) TestNG
8 2 (2.25%) Bower
8 2 (2.25%) Gerrit
8 2 (2.25%) Grunt
8 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.12%) JMeter
9 1 (1.12%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.12%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (19.10%) Automotive
2 8 (8.99%) Advertising
3 7 (7.87%) Finance
4 4 (4.49%) Retail
4 4 (4.49%) Marketing
5 3 (3.37%) Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (83.15%) Developer
2 20 (22.47%) iOS Developer
3 18 (20.22%) Software Engineer
4 17 (19.10%) Java Developer
5 15 (16.85%) Android Developer
6 14 (15.73%) Mobile Developer
7 13 (14.61%) Windows Mobile Developer
7 13 (14.61%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Senior Android Developer
9 5 (5.62%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.49%) QA Analyst
10 4 (4.49%) Analyst
11 3 (3.37%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Java Software Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (3.37%) .NET Developer
12 2 (2.25%) Automation Engineer
12 2 (2.25%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.34%) JSON
2 26 (29.21%) Web Services
3 25 (28.09%) SOAP
4 19 (21.35%) Cocoa
5 18 (20.22%) Cocoa Touch
6 14 (15.73%) XML
6 14 (15.73%) HTML
6 14 (15.73%) Android SDK
7 13 (14.61%) iOS SDK
8 11 (12.36%) HTML5
9 10 (11.24%) CSS
10 9 (10.11%) Spring
11 8 (8.99%) CSS3
12 6 (6.74%) .NET
13 5 (5.62%) Hibernate
13 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
14 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
14 3 (3.37%) J2EE
14 3 (3.37%) RESTful
14 3 (3.37%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Client/Server
2 7 (7.87%) User Experience
3 6 (6.74%) Algorithms
3 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.62%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.49%) Open Source
5 4 (4.49%) DTV
6 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.12%) GIS
8 1 (1.12%) EPoS
8 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (50.56%) Apple iOS
2 23 (25.84%) Windows
3 18 (20.22%) Android
4 14 (15.73%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (13.48%) Linux
6 1 (1.12%) UNIX
6 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.57%) Software Engineering
2 33 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (35.96%) Mobile Development
4 28 (31.46%) OO
5 27 (30.34%) iOS Development
6 17 (19.10%) UML
7 16 (17.98%) Android Development
8 15 (16.85%) MVC
9 13 (14.61%) MVVM
9 13 (14.61%) Scrum
10 10 (11.24%) Test Automation
11 8 (8.99%) OOD
12 5 (5.62%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.62%) Data Security
12 5 (5.62%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.62%) Multithreading
12 5 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.62%) Memory Management
12 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.62%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 47 (52.81%) Objective-C
2 38 (42.70%) Java
3 19 (21.35%) C#
4 18 (20.22%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.61%) XAML
6 12 (13.48%) Python
6 12 (13.48%) PHP
7 9 (10.11%) SQL
8 7 (7.87%) C++
9 5 (5.62%) Perl
9 5 (5.62%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.37%) Ruby
10 3 (3.37%) Go
10 3 (3.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (39.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Google
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle
2 5 (5.62%) Facebook
2 5 (5.62%) Twitter
3 2 (2.25%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.25%) Apple
4 1 (1.12%) ESRI
4 1 (1.12%) DigitalOcean
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