The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree 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
Degree
Rank 15 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 124 80 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.26% 7.11% 11.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.64% 27.59% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 109 68 88
Average salary £29,129 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.37% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £18,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
Degree
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
358 290 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.52% 25.78% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 315 262 243
Average salary £36,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Degree
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the South Wales region.

Degree Salary Trend in South Wales

Degree
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in South Wales

Degree
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +4 70 £30,000 -7.69% 12
Caerphilly +25 23 £21,250 -
Torfaen - 12 £30,000 - 1
Newport +11 9 £35,000 +14.75% 6
Monmouthshire - 5 £30,000 -
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 90 (34.09%) SQL
2 69 (26.14%) Telecoms
3 66 (25.00%) Banking
4 62 (23.48%) Computer Science
5 60 (22.73%) HTML
5 60 (22.73%) Java
6 57 (21.59%) Unit Testing
7 54 (20.45%) XML
8 51 (19.32%) Microsoft
9 48 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 46 (17.42%) Web Services
11 45 (17.05%) .NET
12 38 (14.39%) CSS
12 38 (14.39%) Windows
13 36 (13.64%) C#
14 32 (12.12%) J2EE
14 32 (12.12%) Hibernate
15 31 (11.74%) MS Excel
15 31 (11.74%) Mathematics
15 31 (11.74%) Relational Database
16 30 (11.36%) C++
16 30 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (10.61%) Scrum
18 27 (10.23%) Change Management
18 27 (10.23%) Linux
18 27 (10.23%) Marketing
19 26 (9.85%) Finance
20 24 (9.09%) VMware
20 24 (9.09%) ITIL
20 24 (9.09%) RPG

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (7.20%) Tomcat
2 16 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
2 16 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.03%) IIS
4 6 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.27%) CMS
5 2 (0.76%) Apache
5 2 (0.76%) WordPress
5 2 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.38%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.38%) WorkSite
Applications
1 31 (11.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.65%) MS Office
3 5 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.38%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 12 (4.55%) INSURE/90
2 2 (0.76%) Line 500
3 1 (0.38%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.38%) Lawson
3 1 (0.38%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.14%) SaaS
2 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.71%) Internet
2 12 (4.55%) Firewall
3 9 (3.41%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.65%) VPN
4 7 (2.65%) LAN
4 7 (2.65%) Ethernet
4 7 (2.65%) HTTP
4 7 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (2.27%) SAN
5 6 (2.27%) BGP
5 6 (2.27%) EIGRP
6 5 (1.89%) VRRP
6 5 (1.89%) DNS
6 5 (1.89%) HSRP
6 5 (1.89%) FWSM
6 5 (1.89%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (1.89%) Network Security
6 5 (1.89%) IPsec
7 4 (1.52%) NAS
8 3 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.74%) Relational Database
2 20 (7.58%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.30%) RDBMS
4 12 (4.55%) DB2
5 8 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.14%) MySQL
7 3 (1.14%) Big Data
8 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.38%) OLAP
9 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (6.06%) Eclipse
2 12 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.55%) Rational Application Developer
3 5 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.52%) WebDriver
4 4 (1.52%) JMeter
4 4 (1.52%) Selenium
5 3 (1.14%) CruiseControl
5 3 (1.14%) Subversion
5 3 (1.14%) Maven
5 3 (1.14%) JIRA
5 3 (1.14%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (1.14%) ClearQuest
5 3 (1.14%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.14%) Ant
5 3 (1.14%) JBehave
5 3 (1.14%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.14%) Hudson
6 2 (0.76%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.76%) JUnit
General
1 69 (26.14%) Telecoms
2 66 (25.00%) Banking
3 27 (10.23%) Marketing
4 26 (9.85%) Finance
5 19 (7.20%) Billing
6 12 (4.55%) Electronics
6 12 (4.55%) Advertising
7 8 (3.03%) Multimedia
8 7 (2.65%) Aerospace
8 7 (2.65%) Avionics
9 5 (1.89%) Games
9 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.14%) Welsh Language
10 3 (1.14%) Legal
11 1 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 102 (38.64%) Analyst
2 53 (20.08%) Developer
3 50 (18.94%) Senior Analyst
4 32 (12.12%) Graduate
5 31 (11.74%) Programmer
6 28 (10.61%) Software Developer
7 24 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 24 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
7 24 (9.09%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 24 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
8 20 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (7.58%) Business Analyst
9 17 (6.44%) Test Analyst
10 15 (5.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 12 (4.55%) Junior
12 11 (4.17%) Support Engineer
12 11 (4.17%) Graduate Business Analyst
13 10 (3.79%) Senior Test Analyst
14 9 (3.41%) Team Leader
14 9 (3.41%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (22.73%) HTML
2 54 (20.45%) XML
3 46 (17.42%) Web Services
4 45 (17.05%) .NET
5 38 (14.39%) CSS
6 32 (12.12%) J2EE
6 32 (12.12%) Hibernate
7 19 (7.20%) jQuery
8 16 (6.06%) Spring
8 16 (6.06%) Struts
9 14 (5.30%) ASP.NET
10 12 (4.55%) JSP
11 10 (3.79%) Ajax
12 9 (3.41%) JSON
12 9 (3.41%) HTML5
13 8 (3.03%) SOAP
13 8 (3.03%) COM
14 7 (2.65%) CSS3
15 6 (2.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 62 (23.48%) Computer Science
2 31 (11.74%) Mathematics
3 12 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.17%) Blog
5 9 (3.41%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.41%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.27%) DTV
6 6 (2.27%) GIS
6 6 (2.27%) Physics
7 5 (1.89%) IPTV
8 3 (1.14%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.14%) Copywriting
9 2 (0.76%) iPhone
10 1 (0.38%) Arduino
10 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.38%) Statistics
10 1 (0.38%) SCADA
10 1 (0.38%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.39%) Windows
2 27 (10.23%) Linux
3 19 (7.20%) UNIX
4 10 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.65%) Android
6 7 (2.65%) Mac OS
7 6 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.27%) Solaris
8 5 (1.89%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.38%) CentOS
11 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (21.59%) Unit Testing
2 30 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (10.61%) Scrum
4 27 (10.23%) Change Management
5 24 (9.09%) ITIL
6 23 (8.71%) Software Engineering
7 21 (7.95%) OO
8 18 (6.82%) Time Management
9 17 (6.44%) PRINCE2
10 16 (6.06%) Project Management
10 16 (6.06%) Web Development
10 16 (6.06%) User Stories
11 15 (5.68%) Market Research
11 15 (5.68%) Product Management
12 13 (4.92%) Business Analysis
12 13 (4.92%) ETL
13 12 (4.55%) RAD
13 12 (4.55%) Migration
13 12 (4.55%) Waterfall
13 12 (4.55%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 90 (34.09%) SQL
2 60 (22.73%) Java
3 48 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 36 (13.64%) C#
5 30 (11.36%) C++
6 24 (9.09%) RPG
6 24 (9.09%) RPG IV
7 17 (6.44%) VB
8 12 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 12 (4.55%) RPG/400
9 9 (3.41%) Python
10 6 (2.27%) PHP
11 5 (1.89%) C
11 5 (1.89%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.89%) Perl
12 3 (1.14%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.14%) Erlang
13 2 (0.76%) Groovy
13 2 (0.76%) Ruby
13 2 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (5.68%) ISEB
2 13 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (3.79%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.03%) RHCE
4 8 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (3.03%) CCNP
5 5 (1.89%) SAP Certification
5 5 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.52%) CCNA
7 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.14%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.76%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 2 (0.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.38%) CCENT
9 1 (0.38%) CCSA
9 1 (0.38%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.38%) CCDP
9 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.44%) SLA
2 12 (4.55%) QA
3 5 (1.89%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.14%) NFS
4 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.38%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (2.27%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.38%) OpenView
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.38%) Netcool
3 1 (0.38%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.38%) Nagios
3 1 (0.38%) OPNET
3 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 51 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.09%) VMware
3 17 (6.44%) IBM
3 17 (6.44%) HP
4 16 (6.06%) Guidewire
5 15 (5.68%) Cisco
6 10 (3.79%) NetApp
7 8 (3.03%) Oracle
8 7 (2.65%) SAP
8 7 (2.65%) Sage
9 6 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.27%) F5
10 4 (1.52%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.52%) Juniper
10 4 (1.52%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.14%) Altiris
12 2 (0.76%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.76%) Minitab
12 2 (0.76%) Dell
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £25000 + Benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Gym, Parking subs, Flexi time, bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Salary: From £32,277 to £36,309 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Newport
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago