The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 5 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 7.81% 10.42% 3.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.86% 33.33% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £17,500 £35,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +70.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,100 £30,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £27,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Qualifications Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 43.75% 31.25% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 29
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +17.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Degree
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Bridgend region.

Degree Salary Trend in Bridgend

Degree
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 4 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) V-Model
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Life Science
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) STL
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Junior
2 4 (50.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) STL
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Life Science
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (50.00%) V-Model
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared