The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 69 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.21% 8.93% 6.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.65% 33.56% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 39 24
Average salary £30,565 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.95% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £17,300 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
218 146 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.25% 26.59% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 190 121 73
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
South Wales

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Degree
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Degree Salary Trend in Cardiff

Degree
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 73 (43.71%) SQL
2 66 (39.52%) Telecoms
3 65 (38.92%) Banking
4 56 (33.53%) Unit Testing
5 51 (30.54%) XML
6 47 (28.14%) HTML
7 42 (25.15%) Java
7 42 (25.15%) Web Services
8 33 (19.76%) J2EE
9 32 (19.16%) Hibernate
10 31 (18.56%) Computer Science
10 31 (18.56%) Microsoft
11 29 (17.37%) CSS
12 26 (15.57%) Relational Database
13 24 (14.37%) RPG
13 24 (14.37%) RPG IV
14 23 (13.77%) .NET
15 22 (13.17%) JavaScript
16 19 (11.38%) Tomcat
16 19 (11.38%) Scrum
16 19 (11.38%) Billing
17 18 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (10.78%) MS Excel
17 18 (10.78%) C#
18 17 (10.18%) IBM
18 17 (10.18%) Finance
19 16 (9.58%) Spring
19 16 (9.58%) WebSphere
19 16 (9.58%) Struts
19 16 (9.58%) WebSphere Application Server

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 19 (11.38%) Tomcat
2 16 (9.58%) WebSphere
2 16 (9.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (4.19%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.59%) IIS
5 3 (1.80%) CMS
6 2 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.60%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.60%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.60%) Apache
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
3 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (7.19%) INSURE/90
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.80%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.79%) Internet
2 7 (4.19%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.40%) HTTP
3 4 (2.40%) Firewall
4 3 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.20%) LAN
5 2 (1.20%) WAN
5 2 (1.20%) SSL
5 2 (1.20%) VLAN
5 2 (1.20%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.60%) SAN
6 1 (0.60%) DNS
6 1 (0.60%) OSPF
6 1 (0.60%) BGP
6 1 (0.60%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.60%) DHCP
6 1 (0.60%) SNMP
6 1 (0.60%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.57%) Relational Database
2 13 (7.78%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.19%) DB2
3 12 (7.19%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.60%) OLAP
6 1 (0.60%) MySQL
6 1 (0.60%) Big Data
6 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (9.58%) Eclipse
2 12 (7.19%) Rational Application Developer
3 5 (2.99%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.40%) JMeter
5 3 (1.80%) JIRA
5 3 (1.80%) Maven
5 3 (1.80%) CruiseControl
5 3 (1.80%) ClearQuest
5 3 (1.80%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (1.80%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.80%) Ant
5 3 (1.80%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.80%) JBehave
5 3 (1.80%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.80%) Hudson
5 3 (1.80%) Selenium
6 2 (1.20%) Gerrit
6 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.20%) Mercurial
General
1 66 (39.52%) Telecoms
2 65 (38.92%) Banking
3 19 (11.38%) Billing
4 17 (10.18%) Finance
5 12 (7.19%) Electronics
6 7 (4.19%) Marketing
6 7 (4.19%) Aerospace
6 7 (4.19%) Avionics
7 3 (1.80%) Welsh Language
7 3 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.20%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (49.10%) Analyst
2 49 (29.34%) Senior Analyst
3 26 (15.57%) Programmer
4 25 (14.97%) Developer
5 24 (14.37%) Senior Programmer
5 24 (14.37%) Analyst Programmer
5 24 (14.37%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 15 (8.98%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (8.98%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 14 (8.38%) Test Analyst
7 14 (8.38%) Software Developer
8 12 (7.19%) Business Analyst
9 9 (5.39%) Web Team Leader
9 9 (5.39%) Senior Test Analyst
9 9 (5.39%) Team Leader
9 9 (5.39%) Development Team Leader
9 9 (5.39%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.39%) Web Development Team Leader
10 8 (4.79%) Graduate
10 8 (4.79%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (30.54%) XML
2 47 (28.14%) HTML
3 42 (25.15%) Web Services
4 33 (19.76%) J2EE
5 32 (19.16%) Hibernate
6 29 (17.37%) CSS
7 23 (13.77%) .NET
8 16 (9.58%) Spring
8 16 (9.58%) Struts
9 12 (7.19%) JSP
9 12 (7.19%) ASP.NET
9 12 (7.19%) jQuery
10 10 (5.99%) Ajax
11 9 (5.39%) JSON
12 7 (4.19%) SOAP
13 6 (3.59%) LINQ
13 6 (3.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (3.59%) EDI
13 6 (3.59%) XHTML
13 6 (3.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.56%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.39%) Client/Server
3 9 (5.39%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.79%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.99%) GIS
6 3 (1.80%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.20%) iPhone
7 2 (1.20%) Statistics
8 1 (0.60%) Replication
8 1 (0.60%) AS400
8 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.58%) Linux
2 15 (8.98%) Windows
3 11 (6.59%) UNIX
4 9 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.59%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (3.59%) Solaris
7 4 (2.40%) Android
8 3 (1.80%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.60%) Debian
10 1 (0.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.53%) Unit Testing
2 19 (11.38%) Scrum
3 18 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (8.98%) ITIL
4 15 (8.98%) PRINCE2
4 15 (8.98%) Web Development
5 12 (7.19%) Migration
5 12 (7.19%) RAD
5 12 (7.19%) ETL
5 12 (7.19%) Data Migration
6 11 (6.59%) Waterfall
6 11 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (6.59%) Change Management
6 11 (6.59%) Business Analysis
7 9 (5.39%) Time Management
7 9 (5.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (4.79%) Automation Testing
8 8 (4.79%) Web Design
8 8 (4.79%) GAP Analysis
8 8 (4.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 73 (43.71%) SQL
2 42 (25.15%) Java
3 24 (14.37%) RPG
3 24 (14.37%) RPG IV
4 22 (13.17%) JavaScript
5 18 (10.78%) C#
6 13 (7.78%) C++
7 12 (7.19%) RPG/400
8 11 (6.59%) VB
9 6 (3.59%) Python
10 5 (2.99%) PHP
11 4 (2.40%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.40%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.80%) Perl
13 2 (1.20%) Erlang
13 2 (1.20%) Groovy
13 2 (1.20%) C
13 2 (1.20%) XQuery
13 2 (1.20%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (7.78%) ISEB
2 10 (5.99%) ISTQB
3 8 (4.79%) RHCE
3 8 (4.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (1.80%) CCNA
4 3 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.20%) CCNP
5 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.60%) CCDP
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.60%) Nmap
3 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.60%) Nessus
2 1 (0.60%) OPNET
2 1 (0.60%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.60%) Netcool
2 1 (0.60%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (0.60%) Nagios
2 1 (0.60%) OpenView
Vendors
1 31 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.18%) IBM
3 16 (9.58%) Guidewire
4 13 (7.78%) VMware
5 9 (5.39%) HP
6 6 (3.59%) NetApp
6 6 (3.59%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle
7 4 (2.40%) Cisco
8 2 (1.20%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.20%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.20%) Juniper
8 2 (1.20%) Dell
8 2 (1.20%) Citrix
9 1 (0.60%) Minitab
9 1 (0.60%) Adobe
9 1 (0.60%) Compuware
9 1 (0.60%) SAP
9 1 (0.60%) F5
9 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
SLR
Salary: Competitive, based on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago