Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 82 64
Rank change year-on-year +23 -18 +20
Permanent jobs citing REST 29 24 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.81% 1.74% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.34% 5.03% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 40
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -21.05%
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £23,875
90th Percentile £58,650 £48,000 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £45,269 £43,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.47% +25.00% -19.08%

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 395 477 498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 38.31% 34.52% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 369 435 403
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £24,900 £23,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Cardiff

REST
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST in Cardiff.

Salary trend for REST in Cardiff

REST
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Cardiff over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for REST.

1 22 (75.86%) SOAP
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (65.52%) Java
4 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
4 16 (55.17%) Spring
5 14 (48.28%) Web Services
6 12 (41.38%) .NET
7 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
7 11 (37.93%) HTML
7 11 (37.93%) MVC
8 10 (34.48%) C#
8 10 (34.48%) CSS
9 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
9 9 (31.03%) Degree
10 8 (27.59%) Hibernate
10 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
10 8 (27.59%) SQL
11 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
11 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
11 7 (24.14%) Finance
11 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
11 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
11 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
12 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (20.69%) Node.js
12 6 (20.69%) TDD
12 6 (20.69%) JSON
12 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
12 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
12 6 (20.69%) Microsoft

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (27.59%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) CMS
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
3 2 (6.90%) WordPress
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Compiere
1 1 (3.45%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.45%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
4 2 (6.90%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.45%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
1 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.79%) Maven
2 4 (13.79%) Subversion
3 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.90%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.90%) JUnit
5 1 (3.45%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Welsh Language
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Java Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Senior Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Software Manager
8 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior Java Developer
8 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) SOAP
2 16 (55.17%) Spring
3 14 (48.28%) Web Services
4 12 (41.38%) .NET
5 11 (37.93%) HTML
6 10 (34.48%) CSS
7 8 (27.59%) Hibernate
8 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
8 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
9 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
9 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (20.69%) J2EE
9 6 (20.69%) JSON
9 6 (20.69%) Middleware
9 6 (20.69%) Node.js
10 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (17.24%) CSS3
10 5 (17.24%) HTML5
10 5 (17.24%) JPA
10 5 (17.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
2 4 (13.79%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) CentOS
2 2 (6.90%) Unix
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) MVC
3 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
4 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
5 6 (20.69%) TDD
5 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) BDD
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (13.79%) Customer Insight
7 4 (13.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 4 (13.79%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (10.34%) Microservices
8 3 (10.34%) Web Development
9 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
9 2 (6.90%) ITIL
9 2 (6.90%) Open Source
9 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 10 (34.48%) C#
4 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
5 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) Python
6 2 (6.90%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.45%) ABAP
7 1 (3.45%) Apex Code
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) Scala
7 1 (3.45%) SOQL
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) HND
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Grafana
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) WSO2
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
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