The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Welsh Language
Rank 51 59 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 15 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.43% 0.42% 4.05%
As % of the General category 5.68% 0.96% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 15
Average salary £32,000 - £17,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £16,600
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,500 £17,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +45.71%
Welsh Language
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
264 208 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.79% 43.61% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 221 179 186
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Welsh Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Welsh Language Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Welsh Language
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Welsh Language Salary Trend in Cardiff

Welsh Language
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Welsh Language across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Welsh Language Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Welsh Language 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 Welsh Language.

1 23 (63.89%) VMware
1 23 (63.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (61.11%) Finance
3 20 (55.56%) Perl
3 20 (55.56%) SaaS
4 17 (47.22%) Linux
5 16 (44.44%) Firewall
6 15 (41.67%) Python
6 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 14 (38.89%) Windows
8 13 (36.11%) CentOS
8 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (33.33%) Wireshark
9 12 (33.33%) Mentoring
10 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
10 11 (30.56%) Incident Management
10 11 (30.56%) VLAN
11 10 (27.78%) UNIX
11 10 (27.78%) Debian
11 10 (27.78%) tcpdump
12 9 (25.00%) ITIL
12 9 (25.00%) Nagios
12 9 (25.00%) Nessus
12 9 (25.00%) Nmap
12 9 (25.00%) Line Management
13 7 (19.44%) Cisco
13 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
14 6 (16.67%) SQL
14 6 (16.67%) HTTP
14 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Welsh Language 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 Welsh Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (55.56%) SaaS
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.33%) Office 365
4 3 (8.33%) IaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) Firewall
2 12 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 11 (30.56%) VLAN
3 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
4 10 (27.78%) tcpdump
5 6 (16.67%) HTTP
6 5 (13.89%) VPN
6 5 (13.89%) DNS
7 4 (11.11%) SSL
7 4 (11.11%) WAN
7 4 (11.11%) DHCP
7 4 (11.11%) MPLS
7 4 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (8.33%) Wireless
8 3 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (8.33%) VoIP
9 1 (2.78%) LAN
9 1 (2.78%) Intranet
9 1 (2.78%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (61.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) French Language
3 1 (2.78%) German Language
3 1 (2.78%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (19.44%) Administrator
1 7 (19.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 7 (19.44%) UNIX Administrator
1 7 (19.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (19.44%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Windows
3 13 (36.11%) CentOS
4 10 (27.78%) Debian
4 10 (27.78%) UNIX
5 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 11 (30.56%) Incident Management
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL
3 9 (25.00%) Line Management
4 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (11.11%) Time Management
5 4 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.33%) OWASP
6 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Security Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Perl
2 15 (41.67%) Python
3 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
4 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.11%) Ruby
5 4 (11.11%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) CCNA
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.00%) Nmap
3 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.11%) XenServer
5 3 (8.33%) vSphere
5 3 (8.33%) VirtualBox
5 3 (8.33%) KVM
5 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (8.33%) ProxySG
6 2 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Nagios
1 9 (25.00%) Nessus
2 6 (16.67%) SCCM
2 6 (16.67%) Puppet
3 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (8.33%) SCOM
4 3 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) VMware
2 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco
4 6 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 4 (11.11%) Google
5 4 (11.11%) Juniper
5 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.33%) McAfee
6 3 (8.33%) Mitel
6 3 (8.33%) Blue Coat
6 3 (8.33%) NetApp
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Citrix
6 3 (8.33%) T-Plan
7 1 (2.78%) TOWER Software