The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 36 17 36
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 33 73 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.95% 11.13% 6.03%
As % of the General category 10.12% 24.58% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 32 62 34
Average salary £35,000 £38,783 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +6.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,216 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,783 £41,350
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
Telecoms
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
326 297 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 48.95% 45.27% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 272 233 166
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Cardiff

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 54 (79.41%) Banking
2 46 (67.65%) Degree
3 26 (38.24%) Finance
4 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (33.82%) Java
6 22 (32.35%) SQL
6 22 (32.35%) Unit Testing
7 14 (20.59%) HTML
8 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (17.65%) Validation
8 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (16.18%) Automation Testing
9 11 (16.18%) ISTQB
9 11 (16.18%) ISEB
9 11 (16.18%) Project Management
10 10 (14.71%) Six Sigma
10 10 (14.71%) PMP
10 10 (14.71%) Web Services
10 10 (14.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 10 (14.71%) HTML5
11 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (13.24%) User Experience
11 9 (13.24%) XML
11 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
11 9 (13.24%) J2EE
11 9 (13.24%) PMI Certification
11 9 (13.24%) Hibernate
12 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
12 8 (11.76%) CSS
12 8 (11.76%) UML

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.41%) Fireworks
2 3 (4.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) INSURE/90
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Firewall
2 4 (5.88%) Broadband
2 4 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.88%) OSPF
2 4 (5.88%) BGP
2 4 (5.88%) Network Security
3 3 (4.41%) VRRP
3 3 (4.41%) SNMP
3 3 (4.41%) WAN
3 3 (4.41%) DHCP
4 2 (2.94%) LAN
4 2 (2.94%) VoIP
4 2 (2.94%) VPN
4 2 (2.94%) Internet
4 2 (2.94%) 802.11
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.94%) GPON
5 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.47%) IPsec
5 1 (1.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 6 (8.82%) DB2
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.88%) OLTP
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) SQLPlus
5 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.47%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (2.94%) Toad
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) Hudson
3 1 (1.47%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.47%) JMeter
3 1 (1.47%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
General
1 54 (79.41%) Banking
2 26 (38.24%) Finance
3 4 (5.88%) Billing
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Publishing
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (55.88%) Analyst
2 35 (51.47%) Senior Analyst
3 27 (39.71%) Developer
4 23 (33.82%) Senior Programmer
4 23 (33.82%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 23 (33.82%) Analyst Programmer
4 23 (33.82%) Programmer
5 20 (29.41%) Developer Analyst
5 20 (29.41%) Senior Developer
6 12 (17.65%) Test Analyst
6 12 (17.65%) Senior Test Analyst
7 9 (13.24%) Project Manager
8 6 (8.82%) Network Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Security Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.88%) RPG Programmer
10 4 (5.88%) RPG Analyst Programmer
10 4 (5.88%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
10 4 (5.88%) Senior RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) HTML
2 10 (14.71%) Web Services
2 10 (14.71%) HTML5
3 9 (13.24%) XML
3 9 (13.24%) J2EE
3 9 (13.24%) Hibernate
4 8 (11.76%) CSS
4 8 (11.76%) Struts
5 6 (8.82%) SOAP
5 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
6 5 (7.35%) Sass
6 5 (7.35%) LESS
6 5 (7.35%) Spring
7 4 (5.88%) DOM
7 4 (5.88%) XSLT
7 4 (5.88%) Servlets
7 4 (5.88%) LINQ
7 4 (5.88%) Spring MVC
7 4 (5.88%) Entity Framework
7 4 (5.88%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.24%) User Experience
3 5 (7.35%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.88%) iSeries
5 3 (4.41%) Human Factors
6 2 (2.94%) DTV
7 1 (1.47%) Social Media
7 1 (1.47%) Open Source
7 1 (1.47%) STB
7 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Android
2 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.35%) Unit Testing
3 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (17.65%) Validation
4 11 (16.18%) Automation Testing
4 11 (16.18%) Project Management
5 10 (14.71%) Six Sigma
6 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 8 (11.76%) UML
7 8 (11.76%) People Management
7 8 (11.76%) Use Case
8 6 (8.82%) ETL
8 6 (8.82%) Scrum
8 6 (8.82%) MVC
9 5 (7.35%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (7.35%) Functional Programming
9 5 (7.35%) Manual Testing
9 5 (7.35%) OOD
9 5 (7.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) Java
2 22 (32.35%) SQL
3 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.88%) RPG
4 4 (5.88%) PHP
4 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.88%) RPG/400
4 4 (5.88%) RPG IV
5 3 (4.41%) C#
6 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (67.65%) Degree
2 11 (16.18%) ISTQB
2 11 (16.18%) ISEB
3 10 (14.71%) PMP
3 10 (14.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 9 (13.24%) PMI Certification
5 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
5 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.88%) CCNP
7 4 (5.88%) CCNA
8 2 (2.94%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Cisco
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) Juniper
3 4 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (5.88%) Guidewire
4 3 (4.41%) Adobe
5 1 (1.47%) Cognos
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
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