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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 39 44 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 29 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.40% 3.29% 7.54%
As % of the General category 12.08% 10.53% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 26
Average salary £30,565 £40,000 £38,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.58% +4.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,300 £26,625
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
240 190 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.42% 31.30% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 210 152 142
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 August 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 72 (70.59%) Banking
2 66 (64.71%) Degree
3 59 (57.84%) Unit Testing
4 43 (42.16%) Java
5 41 (40.20%) SQL
6 35 (34.31%) J2EE
6 35 (34.31%) HTML
6 35 (34.31%) XML
6 35 (34.31%) Hibernate
7 34 (33.33%) Web Services
8 24 (23.53%) RPG
8 24 (23.53%) RPG IV
9 20 (19.61%) Finance
10 19 (18.63%) Spring
11 17 (16.67%) CSS
12 16 (15.69%) Struts
12 16 (15.69%) Tomcat
12 16 (15.69%) WebSphere Application Server
12 16 (15.69%) Eclipse
12 16 (15.69%) IBM
12 16 (15.69%) Billing
12 16 (15.69%) WebSphere
12 16 (15.69%) Guidewire
13 15 (14.71%) Migration
14 12 (11.76%) ETL
14 12 (11.76%) RDBMS
14 12 (11.76%) DB2
14 12 (11.76%) RAD
14 12 (11.76%) JSP
14 12 (11.76%) RPG/400

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (15.69%) Tomcat
1 16 (15.69%) WebSphere Application Server
1 16 (15.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.96%) SAS
3 1 (0.98%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Project
2 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (11.76%) INSURE/90
2 3 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) ISDN
1 1 (0.98%) VoIP
1 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.98%) Softswitch
1 1 (0.98%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 12 (11.76%) DB2
1 12 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.96%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (15.69%) Eclipse
2 12 (11.76%) Rational Application Developer
3 5 (4.90%) Ant
3 5 (4.90%) Selenium
3 5 (4.90%) CruiseControl
3 5 (4.90%) WebDriver
3 5 (4.90%) SoapUI
3 5 (4.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.92%) Calabash
4 4 (3.92%) JBehave
4 4 (3.92%) Maven
4 4 (3.92%) JMeter
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.94%) JIRA
6 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.98%) Hudson
6 1 (0.98%) Robotium
6 1 (0.98%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.98%) Grunt
General
1 72 (70.59%) Banking
2 20 (19.61%) Finance
3 16 (15.69%) Billing
4 8 (7.84%) Welsh Language
5 4 (3.92%) Electronics
6 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.94%) Marketing
7 1 (0.98%) Legal
7 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (69.61%) Analyst
2 50 (49.02%) Senior Analyst
3 27 (26.47%) Analyst Programmer
3 27 (26.47%) Programmer
4 24 (23.53%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 24 (23.53%) Senior Programmer
5 11 (10.78%) Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) Test Analyst
7 5 (4.90%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Service Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (2.94%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Graduate
9 3 (2.94%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
9 3 (2.94%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Java Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (34.31%) J2EE
1 35 (34.31%) HTML
1 35 (34.31%) XML
1 35 (34.31%) Hibernate
2 34 (33.33%) Web Services
3 19 (18.63%) Spring
4 17 (16.67%) CSS
5 16 (15.69%) Struts
6 12 (11.76%) JSP
7 4 (3.92%) JPA
7 4 (3.92%) Java EE
7 4 (3.92%) Ajax
7 4 (3.92%) JSF
7 4 (3.92%) Spring Web Flow
8 3 (2.94%) JSON
8 3 (2.94%) HTML5
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (2.94%) REST
9 1 (0.98%) SVG
9 1 (0.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) Digital Media
2 3 (2.94%) DTV
2 3 (2.94%) Open Source
2 3 (2.94%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.96%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
1 6 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (0.98%) Android
2 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (57.84%) Unit Testing
2 15 (14.71%) Migration
3 12 (11.76%) ETL
3 12 (11.76%) RAD
3 12 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 9 (8.82%) Automation Testing
5 8 (7.84%) Validation
6 7 (6.86%) Scrum
7 6 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 6 (5.88%) Project Management
8 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.90%) ITIL
8 5 (4.90%) Automated Testing
9 4 (3.92%) User Stories
9 4 (3.92%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (3.92%) Analytics
9 4 (3.92%) Load Testing
9 4 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (42.16%) Java
2 41 (40.20%) SQL
3 24 (23.53%) RPG
3 24 (23.53%) RPG IV
4 12 (11.76%) RPG/400
5 8 (7.84%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.90%) C
7 4 (3.92%) Groovy
7 4 (3.92%) C++
8 3 (2.94%) C#
8 3 (2.94%) Perl
8 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.94%) Python
9 2 (1.96%) R
10 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (64.71%) Degree
2 10 (9.80%) ISEB
2 10 (9.80%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.94%) APMP
6 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (15.69%) IBM
1 16 (15.69%) Guidewire
2 3 (2.94%) SAP
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle
2 3 (2.94%) Coverity
2 3 (2.94%) Wind River
3 2 (1.96%) T-Plan
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.98%) HP
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco
4 1 (0.98%) Sonus
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