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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Degree 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 10.17% 15.52% 4.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.14% 40.91% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 4
Average salary £18,000 £30,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +46.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,600 £30,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £36,900 £24,350
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
35 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 59.32% 37.93% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 25
Average salary £37,750 £45,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.11% +60.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) V-Model
2 3 (30.00%) AutoCAD
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (30.00%) HNC
2 3 (30.00%) HND
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) STL
3 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Life Science
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) AutoCAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Junior
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) STL
1 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Life Science
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) V-Model
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) HNC
1 3 (30.00%) HND