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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 55 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing REST 54 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.99% 2.50% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.13% 5.69% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 53 22 18
Average salary £41,500 £40,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.84% -5.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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
485 457 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.79% 43.86% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 431 422 433
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +13 54 £41,500 +1.84% 6
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REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 45 (56.96%) Apple iOS
2 44 (55.70%) Objective-C
3 37 (46.84%) Java
4 35 (44.30%) HTTP
5 33 (41.77%) Software Engineering
6 29 (36.71%) JSON
6 29 (36.71%) QA
6 29 (36.71%) OO
7 28 (35.44%) iOS Development
8 25 (31.65%) C#
9 24 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (26.58%) Windows
11 19 (24.05%) SOAP
11 19 (24.05%) HTML
11 19 (24.05%) Android
12 18 (22.78%) HTML5
12 18 (22.78%) Cocoa
12 18 (22.78%) Xcode
12 18 (22.78%) Web Services
12 18 (22.78%) XML
12 18 (22.78%) UML
13 17 (21.52%) Cocoa Touch
13 17 (21.52%) Android Development
14 15 (18.99%) Client/Server
14 15 (18.99%) OOD
14 15 (18.99%) PHP
14 15 (18.99%) Automotive
14 15 (18.99%) Spring
15 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
15 14 (17.72%) SQL Server

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (8.86%) Node.js
2 6 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.53%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.27%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) nginx
4 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.86%) PaaS
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (44.30%) HTTP
2 8 (10.13%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.86%) Internet
4 5 (6.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.66%) MySQL
3 7 (8.86%) Big Data
4 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.59%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.59%) CouchDB
4 6 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.33%) Data Mining
5 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Xcode
2 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.59%) Mockito
3 6 (7.59%) JUnit
3 6 (7.59%) Gradle
3 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.59%) Apache Ivy
3 6 (7.59%) Spock
4 3 (3.80%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.53%) GitLab
5 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (18.99%) Automotive
2 12 (15.19%) Advertising
3 8 (10.13%) Marketing
3 8 (10.13%) Finance
4 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.33%) Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (91.14%) Developer
2 21 (26.58%) Java Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Software Engineer
3 19 (24.05%) iOS Developer
4 14 (17.72%) Android Developer
5 13 (16.46%) Mobile Developer
6 12 (15.19%) Windows Mobile Developer
7 11 (13.92%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Android Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (2.53%) Java Software Engineer
11 2 (2.53%) Java Software Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Technical Leader
12 1 (1.27%) Programmer
12 1 (1.27%) Analyst
12 1 (1.27%) Test Analyst
12 1 (1.27%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) JSON
2 19 (24.05%) SOAP
2 19 (24.05%) HTML
3 18 (22.78%) HTML5
3 18 (22.78%) Cocoa
3 18 (22.78%) Web Services
3 18 (22.78%) XML
4 17 (21.52%) Cocoa Touch
5 15 (18.99%) Spring
6 13 (16.46%) Hibernate
6 13 (16.46%) Android SDK
6 13 (16.46%) iOS SDK
7 8 (10.13%) .NET
8 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET
9 6 (7.59%) Yii
9 6 (7.59%) jQuery
9 6 (7.59%) Grails
9 6 (7.59%) D3.js
9 6 (7.59%) Apache Cordova
10 5 (6.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Client/Server
2 9 (11.39%) Open Source
3 8 (10.13%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.33%) Data Structures
4 5 (6.33%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.53%) GIS
6 1 (1.27%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 45 (56.96%) Apple iOS
2 21 (26.58%) Windows
3 19 (24.05%) Android
4 13 (16.46%) Windows Mobile
5 10 (12.66%) Linux
6 3 (3.80%) UNIX
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) Software Engineering
2 29 (36.71%) OO
3 28 (35.44%) iOS Development
4 24 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (22.78%) UML
6 17 (21.52%) Android Development
7 15 (18.99%) OOD
8 12 (15.19%) MVVM
9 10 (12.66%) MVC
9 10 (12.66%) Scrum
10 9 (11.39%) E-Commerce
10 9 (11.39%) TDD
10 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing
10 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (10.13%) Release Management
11 8 (10.13%) Web Development
11 8 (10.13%) Mobile Marketing
12 7 (8.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (7.59%) Microservices
14 5 (6.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.70%) Objective-C
2 37 (46.84%) Java
3 25 (31.65%) C#
4 15 (18.99%) PHP
5 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
6 12 (15.19%) XAML
7 6 (7.59%) Groovy
8 5 (6.33%) C++
9 3 (3.80%) Python
9 3 (3.80%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.53%) SQL
11 1 (1.27%) C
11 1 (1.27%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (36.71%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) Xamarin
2 2 (2.53%) Zend
2 2 (2.53%) HP
2 2 (2.53%) IBM
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle
3 1 (1.27%) DigitalOcean
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