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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Welsh Language
Rank 43 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 26 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.98% 0.17% 0.85%
As % of the General category 10.79% 0.55% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £26,500 £18,000
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +47.22%
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
241 182 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.85% 31.54% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 213 145 132
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,750 £55,000
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 29 August 2014.

Welsh Language Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (56.60%) Finance
2 28 (52.83%) Linux
2 28 (52.83%) SaaS
3 23 (43.40%) Perl
3 23 (43.40%) VMware
4 22 (41.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (39.62%) ITIL
6 18 (33.96%) Firewall
7 17 (32.08%) Python
8 16 (30.19%) Windows
9 15 (28.30%) Debian
9 15 (28.30%) VLAN
9 15 (28.30%) CentOS
9 15 (28.30%) tcpdump
10 14 (26.42%) Incident Management
10 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
11 12 (22.64%) UNIX
11 12 (22.64%) Nagios
11 12 (22.64%) Wireshark
11 12 (22.64%) Nessus
11 12 (22.64%) Nmap
12 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
12 8 (15.09%) Service Management
12 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
12 8 (15.09%) MySQL
12 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
12 8 (15.09%) Puppet
13 7 (13.21%) SLA
13 7 (13.21%) Cisco
14 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (9.43%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Project
1 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (52.83%) SaaS
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) Firewall
2 15 (28.30%) VLAN
2 15 (28.30%) tcpdump
3 14 (26.42%) TCP/IP
4 12 (22.64%) Wireshark
5 6 (11.32%) HTTP
6 3 (5.66%) DHCP
6 3 (5.66%) DNS
7 2 (3.77%) SSL
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.89%) SAN
8 1 (1.89%) Intranet
8 1 (1.89%) MPLS
8 1 (1.89%) OSPF
8 1 (1.89%) BGP
8 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.89%) VPN
8 1 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (56.60%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.32%) French Language
3 6 (11.32%) German Language
3 6 (11.32%) Italian Language
3 6 (11.32%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (11.32%) Analyst
1 6 (11.32%) Senior Manager
2 5 (9.43%) Account Manager
2 5 (9.43%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (9.43%) Administrator
2 5 (9.43%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (9.43%) Test Engineer
2 5 (9.43%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (9.43%) Senior Test Engineer
2 5 (9.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (9.43%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (9.43%) Senior Account Manager
3 4 (7.55%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (7.55%) Service Manager
3 4 (7.55%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Provisioning Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Linux
2 16 (30.19%) Windows
3 15 (28.30%) Debian
3 15 (28.30%) CentOS
4 12 (22.64%) UNIX
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) ITIL
2 14 (26.42%) Incident Management
3 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
3 8 (15.09%) Service Management
4 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
5 5 (9.43%) Software Testing
5 5 (9.43%) Workflow
5 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.43%) ITIL V3
5 5 (9.43%) Test Strategy
6 4 (7.55%) Product Management
6 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.55%) Time Management
6 4 (7.55%) ITSM
7 3 (5.66%) Project Management
7 3 (5.66%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Performance Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Security Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) Perl
2 17 (32.08%) Python
3 3 (5.66%) Ruby
3 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.66%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) PHP
4 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.55%) ISEB
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.66%) CCNA
3 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.77%) CCNP
4 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.89%) CCDP
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (22.64%) Nmap
3 5 (9.43%) Xen
4 4 (7.55%) VirtualBox
5 3 (5.66%) XenServer
6 2 (3.77%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) Nagios
1 12 (22.64%) Nessus
2 8 (15.09%) Puppet
3 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) VMware
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.21%) Cisco
4 4 (7.55%) T-Plan
5 3 (5.66%) Google
6 2 (3.77%) Juniper
6 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.89%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.89%) Dell
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix