The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 62 67 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.53% 1.36% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.39% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Median salary £24,000 £21,500 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +19.44%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

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
558 647 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 99.11% 97.44% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 521 547 566
Median salary £36,500 £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Graduate in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Degree
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (7.14%) Ajax
8 1 (7.14%) QA
8 1 (7.14%) WCF
8 1 (7.14%) WPF
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
5 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.14%) Qt
5 1 (7.14%) Sass
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Sage
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits package
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