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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 69 89 94
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Permanent jobs citing REST 39 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.81% 1.41% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.24% 3.92% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 4
Average salary £35,000 £47,750 £30,896
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.70% +54.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,500 £31,792
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
422 485 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.38% 35.98% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 356 438 478
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £52,000
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 28 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 28 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 +19 36 £35,000 -23.07% 6
REST
UK

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 (47.00%) Java
1 47 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (44.00%) Objective-C
3 42 (42.00%) Apple iOS
4 37 (37.00%) Software Engineering
4 37 (37.00%) HTTP
5 35 (35.00%) QA
6 34 (34.00%) Web Services
7 30 (30.00%) Mobile Development
8 28 (28.00%) Git (software)
9 27 (27.00%) SOAP
9 27 (27.00%) Windows
10 26 (26.00%) OO
10 26 (26.00%) JSON
11 25 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 24 (24.00%) C#
12 24 (24.00%) Linux
12 24 (24.00%) iOS Development
13 23 (23.00%) Python
14 20 (20.00%) Subversion
14 20 (20.00%) Scrum
15 18 (18.00%) Android
16 17 (17.00%) MVC
16 17 (17.00%) Automotive
17 16 (16.00%) Cocoa
17 16 (16.00%) Xcode
17 16 (16.00%) Android Development
17 16 (16.00%) Cocoa Touch
18 15 (15.00%) Test Automation
18 15 (15.00%) HTML

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 5 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.00%) IIS
2 3 (3.00%) Node.js
3 2 (2.00%) JBoss
3 2 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (1.00%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.00%) Mule
4 1 (1.00%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.00%) nginx
4 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.00%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) GitHub
2 3 (3.00%) PaaS
3 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 37 (37.00%) HTTP
2 5 (5.00%) Network Security
3 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.00%) Internet
5 1 (1.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (9.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.00%) MySQL
5 3 (3.00%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.00%) Big Data
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.00%) Redis
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (20.00%) Subversion
3 16 (16.00%) Xcode
4 9 (9.00%) Visual Studio
5 7 (7.00%) Mercurial
6 6 (6.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.00%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.00%) Selenium
6 6 (6.00%) Maven
7 4 (4.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.00%) Ant
7 4 (4.00%) JUnit
8 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.00%) TestNG
9 2 (2.00%) Bower
9 2 (2.00%) Grunt
9 2 (2.00%) Gradle
9 2 (2.00%) Gerrit
9 2 (2.00%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 17 (17.00%) Automotive
2 7 (7.00%) Finance
3 6 (6.00%) Advertising
4 4 (4.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.00%) Banking
5 3 (3.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.00%) Military
7 1 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (75.00%) Developer
2 17 (17.00%) iOS Developer
2 17 (17.00%) Java Developer
2 17 (17.00%) Software Engineer
3 15 (15.00%) Android Developer
3 15 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 14 (14.00%) Mobile Developer
5 13 (13.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Senior Android Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Tester
7 6 (6.00%) Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Software Tester
8 5 (5.00%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.00%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.00%) QA Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (34.00%) Web Services
2 27 (27.00%) SOAP
3 26 (26.00%) JSON
4 16 (16.00%) Cocoa
4 16 (16.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 15 (15.00%) HTML
6 14 (14.00%) Android SDK
7 13 (13.00%) iOS SDK
7 13 (13.00%) XML
8 11 (11.00%) HTML5
8 11 (11.00%) CSS
9 10 (10.00%) Spring
10 8 (8.00%) CSS3
10 8 (8.00%) .NET
11 6 (6.00%) Hibernate
12 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET
12 5 (5.00%) AngularJS
13 4 (4.00%) RESTful
13 4 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 4 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Client/Server
2 9 (9.00%) DTV
3 8 (8.00%) Algorithms
4 7 (7.00%) User Experience
5 6 (6.00%) Mobile App
6 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.00%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.00%) GIS
8 2 (2.00%) Life Science
9 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.00%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.00%) EPoS
9 1 (1.00%) Social Media
9 1 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.00%) Apple iOS
2 27 (27.00%) Windows
3 24 (24.00%) Linux
4 18 (18.00%) Android
5 14 (14.00%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (3.00%) UNIX
7 2 (2.00%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.00%) Software Engineering
3 30 (30.00%) Mobile Development
4 26 (26.00%) OO
5 24 (24.00%) iOS Development
6 20 (20.00%) Scrum
7 17 (17.00%) MVC
8 16 (16.00%) Android Development
9 15 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 14 (14.00%) UML
11 13 (13.00%) MVVM
12 9 (9.00%) Test Management
12 9 (9.00%) Automation Testing
12 9 (9.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (7.00%) OOD
14 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
14 6 (6.00%) SDLC
14 6 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (6.00%) Unit Testing
14 6 (6.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.00%) Java
2 44 (44.00%) Objective-C
3 25 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 24 (24.00%) C#
5 23 (23.00%) Python
6 13 (13.00%) Bash Shell
6 13 (13.00%) SQL
6 13 (13.00%) Perl
6 13 (13.00%) XAML
7 12 (12.00%) PHP
8 10 (10.00%) C++
9 4 (4.00%) Scala
10 3 (3.00%) Ruby
10 3 (3.00%) Go
11 2 (2.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (35.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Puppet
1 1 (1.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 7 (7.00%) Google
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle
2 5 (5.00%) Facebook
2 5 (5.00%) Twitter
3 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.00%) Apple
4 2 (2.00%) Perforce
5 1 (1.00%) ESRI
5 1 (1.00%) DigitalOcean
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