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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 52 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 17 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.70% 1.75% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 1.81% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 2
Average salary £18,000 £17,500 £19,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £16,450 £16,650
10% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £24,100 £21,850
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
612 551 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.30% 96.50% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 541 462 312
Average salary £34,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 (52.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) C++
4 10 (40.00%) .NET
5 9 (36.00%) Degree
6 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (24.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) C#
9 4 (16.00%) OO
9 4 (16.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (12.00%) Android
10 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (12.00%) Python
10 3 (12.00%) Perl
11 2 (8.00%) PHP
11 2 (8.00%) C
11 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
11 2 (8.00%) J2EE
11 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
11 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
11 2 (8.00%) ISO 9000
11 2 (8.00%) Finance
11 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
11 2 (8.00%) Xcode
11 2 (8.00%) Objective-C

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) VLAN
2 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Xcode
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) J2EE
3 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) JSF
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) iPhone
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Android
4 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.00%) CentOS
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
5 1 (4.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) OO
1 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Information Security
2 2 (8.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (8.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (8.00%) Android Development
2 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (4.00%) CRUD
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.00%) Scrum
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) C++
4 5 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) ISO 9000
3 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.00%) ISO 14001
3 1 (4.00%) COBIT
3 1 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Nmap
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) VMware
1 2 (8.00%) Coverity
1 2 (8.00%) Wind River
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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Davanti Solutions
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