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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 62 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 11 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.56% 0.65% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.67% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 11
Median salary £21,250 £20,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,450 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,950 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
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
692 748 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.16% 96.89% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 605 606 568
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,025 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 11 (61.11%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) MySQL
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) C++
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Banking
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 2 (11.11%) Node.js

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Appium
1 1 (5.56%) Calabash
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) eggPlant
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) JMeter
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Robotium
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) Node.js
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) Struts
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) TDD
2 3 (16.67%) MVC
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
2 3 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Kanban
3 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (11.11%) OOD
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) V-Model
4 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft