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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 39 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 28 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.27% 9.88% 6.84%
As % of the General category 8.81% 23.41% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27 49 40
Average salary £35,000 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £35,783 £34,210
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £40,783 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
318 252 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 48.55% 42.21% 42.05%
Number of salaries quoted 273 197 212
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £28,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 21 April 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 49 (81.67%) Banking
2 39 (65.00%) Degree
3 22 (36.67%) Finance
3 22 (36.67%) SQL
3 22 (36.67%) Unit Testing
4 18 (30.00%) Java
5 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (21.67%) HTML
6 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (20.00%) Validation
8 11 (18.33%) ISEB
8 11 (18.33%) ISTQB
8 11 (18.33%) Automation Testing
9 10 (16.67%) Web Services
10 9 (15.00%) XML
10 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 9 (15.00%) J2EE
10 9 (15.00%) Oracle
10 9 (15.00%) Hibernate
10 9 (15.00%) HTML5
11 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
11 8 (13.33%) User Experience
11 8 (13.33%) CSS
11 8 (13.33%) Struts
12 7 (11.67%) OO
12 7 (11.67%) OOD
12 7 (11.67%) ETL
12 7 (11.67%) Project Management
12 7 (11.67%) Firewall
12 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.67%) Lync
1 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.00%) Fireworks
1 3 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Firewall
2 5 (8.33%) Network Security
3 3 (5.00%) VoIP
3 3 (5.00%) WAN
3 3 (5.00%) VPN
4 2 (3.33%) DHCP
4 2 (3.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.33%) Broadband
4 2 (3.33%) OSPF
4 2 (3.33%) BGP
5 1 (1.67%) VRRP
5 1 (1.67%) LAN
5 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.67%) IPsec
5 1 (1.67%) SNMP
5 1 (1.67%) DNS
5 1 (1.67%) IPv4
5 1 (1.67%) IPv6
5 1 (1.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.67%) DB2
3 4 (6.67%) OLTP
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.33%) SQLPlus
4 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.67%) DataStage
5 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.33%) Toad
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.67%) JMeter
3 1 (1.67%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.67%) Maven
3 1 (1.67%) Hudson
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 49 (81.67%) Banking
2 22 (36.67%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Billing
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Analyst
2 35 (58.33%) Senior Analyst
3 24 (40.00%) Developer
4 23 (38.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 23 (38.33%) Programmer
4 23 (38.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 23 (38.33%) Senior Programmer
5 18 (30.00%) Developer Analyst
5 18 (30.00%) Senior Developer
6 12 (20.00%) Test Analyst
6 12 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (11.67%) Network Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Security Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Microstrategy Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior ETL Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.67%) Java Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) HTML
2 10 (16.67%) Web Services
3 9 (15.00%) XML
3 9 (15.00%) J2EE
3 9 (15.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (15.00%) HTML5
4 8 (13.33%) Struts
4 8 (13.33%) CSS
5 6 (10.00%) SOAP
6 5 (8.33%) Sass
6 5 (8.33%) LESS
6 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.33%) Spring
7 4 (6.67%) Spring MVC
7 4 (6.67%) LINQ
7 4 (6.67%) Servlets
7 4 (6.67%) DOM
7 4 (6.67%) XSLT
7 4 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 4 (6.67%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) User Experience
2 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.00%) Human Factors
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.67%) DTV
6 1 (1.67%) STB
6 1 (1.67%) iSeries
6 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Android
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Unit Testing
2 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (20.00%) Validation
5 11 (18.33%) Automation Testing
6 7 (11.67%) Project Management
6 7 (11.67%) OOD
6 7 (11.67%) ETL
6 7 (11.67%) OO
7 5 (8.33%) MVC
7 5 (8.33%) Six Sigma
7 5 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 5 (8.33%) Functional Programming
7 5 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.67%) Migration
9 3 (5.00%) Scrum
9 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) Java
3 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.67%) RPG
6 1 (1.67%) PHP
6 1 (1.67%) RPG/400
6 1 (1.67%) RPG IV
6 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 39 (65.00%) Degree
2 11 (18.33%) ISEB
2 11 (18.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (8.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 5 (8.33%) CCNP
6 5 (8.33%) PMP
7 4 (6.67%) PMI Certification
8 3 (5.00%) CCNA
9 2 (3.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.67%) MCSE
10 1 (1.67%) MCSA
10 1 (1.67%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (8.33%) Juniper
4 4 (6.67%) Guidewire
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (1.67%) Cognos
6 1 (1.67%) Teradata
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