The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 78 59
Rank change year-on-year +29 -19  
Permanent jobs citing REST 27 13 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.66% 1.16% 3.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.23% 3.59% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 38
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £35,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 264 362 377
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 35.82% 32.21% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 247 330 316
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,710 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing REST as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for REST in South Wales

REST
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for REST in South Wales

REST
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in South Wales over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for REST in South Wales

REST
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +11 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bridgend +18 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Newport - 5 £55,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £47,500 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £21,500 -
REST
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for REST.

1 55 (77.46%) Java
2 52 (73.24%) SOAP
2 52 (73.24%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (69.01%) Web Services
4 46 (64.79%) Spring
5 41 (57.75%) SQL Server
6 40 (56.34%) MVC
7 39 (54.93%) .NET
8 37 (52.11%) C#
8 37 (52.11%) Hibernate
8 37 (52.11%) Software Engineering
9 36 (50.70%) Maven
10 35 (49.30%) Unit Testing
11 34 (47.89%) TDD
11 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET
11 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (46.48%) Test Automation
12 33 (46.48%) Continuous Deployment
12 33 (46.48%) Tomcat
13 32 (45.07%) Eclipse
14 31 (43.66%) Visual Studio
14 31 (43.66%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (43.66%) SQL Server 2012
15 30 (42.25%) .NET Framework
16 29 (40.85%) RESTful
16 29 (40.85%) WebSphere
16 29 (40.85%) EJB
17 28 (39.44%) IBM
17 28 (39.44%) IIS
17 28 (39.44%) Subversion

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 33 (46.48%) Tomcat
2 29 (40.85%) WebSphere
3 28 (39.44%) IIS
4 5 (7.04%) CMS
5 3 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.23%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.82%) WordPress
7 1 (1.41%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Compiere
1 1 (1.41%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.41%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (57.75%) SQL Server
2 31 (43.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.63%) Big Data
3 4 (5.63%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (50.70%) Maven
2 32 (45.07%) Eclipse
3 31 (43.66%) Visual Studio
4 28 (39.44%) Subversion
5 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
6 10 (14.08%) Jenkins
7 6 (8.45%) Artifactory
8 5 (7.04%) Cucumber
8 5 (7.04%) IntelliJ
8 5 (7.04%) SpecFlow
9 4 (5.63%) Ant
9 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (4.23%) JUnit
11 2 (2.82%) Bitbucket
11 2 (2.82%) Vagrant
12 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.41%) Mockito
12 1 (1.41%) NetBeans
12 1 (1.41%) NUnit
General
1 8 (11.27%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Developer
2 29 (40.85%) Software Engineer
3 20 (28.17%) Java Developer
4 15 (21.13%) .NET Software Engineer
4 15 (21.13%) Senior Developer
5 14 (19.72%) Java Engineer
6 13 (18.31%) Java Software Engineer
7 12 (16.90%) C# Software Engineer
7 12 (16.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (9.86%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.63%) C# Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Senior DevOps
11 3 (4.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 2 (2.82%) Agile Developer
12 2 (2.82%) Development Manager
12 2 (2.82%) Software Development Manager
12 2 (2.82%) Software Manager
12 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (73.24%) SOAP
2 49 (69.01%) Web Services
3 46 (64.79%) Spring
4 39 (54.93%) .NET
5 37 (52.11%) Hibernate
6 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET
6 34 (47.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 31 (43.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (42.25%) .NET Framework
9 29 (40.85%) EJB
9 29 (40.85%) RESTful
10 27 (38.03%) Java SE
11 24 (33.80%) Middleware
12 14 (19.72%) HTML
13 12 (16.90%) CSS
14 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
14 8 (11.27%) JSON
15 7 (9.86%) J2EE
16 6 (8.45%) JPA
16 6 (8.45%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (39.44%) User Experience
2 20 (28.17%) Mainframe
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.41%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Linux
2 7 (9.86%) Ubuntu
3 5 (7.04%) CentOS
4 3 (4.23%) Debian
5 2 (2.82%) Android
5 2 (2.82%) Unix
5 2 (2.82%) Windows
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (73.24%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (56.34%) MVC
3 37 (52.11%) Software Engineering
4 35 (49.30%) Unit Testing
5 34 (47.89%) TDD
6 33 (46.48%) Continuous Deployment
6 33 (46.48%) Test Automation
7 28 (39.44%) BDD
8 27 (38.03%) Customer Insight
8 27 (38.03%) Performance Optimisation
9 21 (29.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 14 (19.72%) Scrum
11 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (9.86%) DevOps
13 6 (8.45%) Functional Programming
13 6 (8.45%) Open Source
14 5 (7.04%) Web Development
15 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
15 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
16 3 (4.23%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 55 (77.46%) Java
2 37 (52.11%) C#
3 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.31%) SQL
5 10 (14.08%) Python
6 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.04%) Perl
8 3 (4.23%) Groovy
8 3 (4.23%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.82%) PHP
9 2 (2.82%) Scala
10 1 (1.41%) ABAP
10 1 (1.41%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.41%) SOQL
10 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) HND
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (35.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 25 (35.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) Docker
2 4 (5.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Ansible
2 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.63%) Puppet
3 3 (4.23%) Terraform
4 2 (2.82%) Grafana
5 1 (1.41%) Packer
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) IBM
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) WSO2
5 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.41%) Perforce
5 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.41%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago