The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 55 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 10 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.66% 1.38% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.43% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 1
Average salary £18,750 £20,250 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +26.56%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
586 560 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.50% 96.72% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 509 483 369
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Graduate
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Cardiff

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title.

1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) .NET
3 11 (37.93%) C++
4 10 (34.48%) Degree
5 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
5 7 (24.14%) HTML
5 7 (24.14%) C#
5 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
6 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.24%) Linux
7 4 (13.79%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) Windows
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (10.34%) Android
8 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
8 3 (10.34%) Python
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.34%) Perl
8 3 (10.34%) PHP
9 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.90%) C
9 2 (6.90%) J2EE
9 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
9 2 (6.90%) ISO 9000
9 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
9 2 (6.90%) Finance
9 2 (6.90%) Advertising
9 2 (6.90%) Hibernate

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) tcpdump
2 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.45%) VLAN
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Xcode
2 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.90%) J2EE
3 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.90%) Spring
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) JSF
4 1 (3.45%) Ajax
4 1 (3.45%) Android SDK
4 1 (3.45%) CSS3
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) iPhone
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Android
4 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Debian
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) OO
1 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
2 2 (6.90%) Information Security
2 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
2 2 (6.90%) Static Code Analysis
2 2 (6.90%) Cyber Security
2 2 (6.90%) Android Development
2 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
2 2 (6.90%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.45%) CRUD
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Security
3 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.45%) MVC
3 1 (3.45%) Scrum
3 1 (3.45%) Workflow
3 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) C++
4 7 (24.14%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) Perl
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) C
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) COBIT
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 14001
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Nessus
1 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) VMware
1 2 (6.90%) Coverity
1 2 (6.90%) Wind River
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago