The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Welsh Language
Rank - - 240
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.095%
As % of the General category - - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £18,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £26,500 £18,000
% change year-on-year
+22.64% +47.22%
Welsh Language
England

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

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2999 2692 2604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.26% 38.33% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2193 2187
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Welsh Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Welsh Language Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Welsh Language
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Welsh Language Salary Trend in the North West