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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 16 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 114 72 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.66% 8.08% 9.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.01% 21.69% 43.20%
Number of salaries quoted 95 59 82
Average salary £33,500 £35,783 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.37% +27.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,152 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
308 332 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.10% 37.26% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 272 283 183
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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 +13 64 £30,565 -14.58% 11
Newport -1 20 £45,000 +47.54% 3
Torfaen +1 14 £22,000 -38.88% 1
Bridgend +9 6 £45,000 +50.00%
Glamorgan -3 2 £38,750 -
Neath Port Talbot - 2 - -
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 84 (38.01%) SQL
2 62 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (25.34%) Finance
4 53 (23.98%) Microsoft
5 52 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 40 (18.10%) Windows
7 38 (17.19%) Java
7 38 (17.19%) Banking
8 36 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
9 33 (14.93%) C++
10 32 (14.48%) Software Engineering
11 31 (14.03%) Telecoms
11 31 (14.03%) HTML
12 30 (13.57%) MS Excel
13 29 (13.12%) C#
13 29 (13.12%) .NET
14 28 (12.67%) JavaScript
14 28 (12.67%) SQL Server
15 27 (12.22%) Unit Testing
16 26 (11.76%) Internet
17 24 (10.86%) XML
18 23 (10.41%) C
18 23 (10.41%) OO
18 23 (10.41%) Project Management
19 22 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
19 22 (9.95%) ETL
20 21 (9.50%) Business Analysis
21 20 (9.05%) PRINCE2
22 19 (8.60%) ITIL
22 19 (8.60%) Migration

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 7 (3.17%) SAS
2 3 (1.36%) Apache
3 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) CMS
4 1 (0.45%) Node.js
4 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.24%) MS Office
3 10 (4.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (4.07%) MS Project
5 8 (3.62%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.62%) AutoCAD
6 4 (1.81%) EViews
6 4 (1.81%) SPSS
7 2 (0.90%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.45%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.81%) INSURE/90
2 3 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.90%) Line 500
3 2 (0.90%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.45%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.76%) Internet
2 17 (7.69%) HTTP
3 11 (4.98%) Firewall
4 10 (4.52%) VPN
5 9 (4.07%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.07%) WAN
5 9 (4.07%) DVB
5 9 (4.07%) LAN
6 6 (2.71%) Wireless
6 6 (2.71%) DHCP
6 6 (2.71%) FTP
6 6 (2.71%) DNS
6 6 (2.71%) SAN
7 4 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.81%) WLAN
8 3 (1.36%) SSL
9 2 (0.90%) VoIP
9 2 (0.90%) IPv4
9 2 (0.90%) IPv6
10 1 (0.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.98%) Big Data
6 11 (4.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (4.52%) MySQL
8 8 (3.62%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.71%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.81%) OLTP
12 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.36%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.90%) MS Access
13 2 (0.90%) DB2
13 2 (0.90%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 13 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.07%) JIRA
3 3 (1.36%) Automake
3 3 (1.36%) GCC
3 3 (1.36%) GDB
3 3 (1.36%) Subversion
4 2 (0.90%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.45%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.45%) Toad
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.45%) WATIR
5 1 (0.45%) Selenium
5 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
General
1 56 (25.34%) Finance
2 38 (17.19%) Banking
3 31 (14.03%) Telecoms
4 19 (8.60%) Advertising
5 10 (4.52%) Marketing
6 9 (4.07%) Retail
7 7 (3.17%) Multimedia
8 6 (2.71%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.71%) Games
9 4 (1.81%) Billing
9 4 (1.81%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.81%) Legal
9 4 (1.81%) Automotive
10 3 (1.36%) Electronics
11 2 (0.90%) Law
12 1 (0.45%) Military
12 1 (0.45%) French Language
12 1 (0.45%) German Language
12 1 (0.45%) Local Government
12 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (34.84%) Analyst
2 73 (33.03%) Developer
3 32 (14.48%) Senior Analyst
4 31 (14.03%) Programmer
5 26 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 24 (10.86%) Analyst Programmer
6 24 (10.86%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 24 (10.86%) Senior Programmer
7 23 (10.41%) Business Analyst
8 22 (9.95%) Senior Developer
9 21 (9.50%) Developer Analyst
10 14 (6.33%) Graduate
11 13 (5.88%) Software Engineer
11 13 (5.88%) C++ Developer
12 11 (4.98%) Service Manager
13 10 (4.52%) Test Analyst
14 9 (4.07%) Administrator
15 8 (3.62%) Customer Services Manager
15 8 (3.62%) Design Engineer
15 8 (3.62%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.03%) HTML
2 29 (13.12%) .NET
3 24 (10.86%) XML
4 18 (8.14%) Web Services
5 14 (6.33%) CSS
6 11 (4.98%) J2EE
7 10 (4.52%) ASP.NET
8 8 (3.62%) HTML5
8 8 (3.62%) Hibernate
8 8 (3.62%) Struts
9 7 (3.17%) SOAP
10 6 (2.71%) WebKit
10 6 (2.71%) Servlets
11 5 (2.26%) OpenGL
12 4 (1.81%) Spring
12 4 (1.81%) Spring MVC
12 4 (1.81%) LINQ
12 4 (1.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 4 (1.81%) LINQ to SQL
12 4 (1.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 52 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 36 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.98%) Mathematics
4 9 (4.07%) Over-the-Top Content
5 8 (3.62%) GIS
6 7 (3.17%) DTV
7 6 (2.71%) Cryptography
7 6 (2.71%) iPad
7 6 (2.71%) Video on Demand
7 6 (2.71%) iPhone
7 6 (2.71%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.71%) Streaming Video
8 4 (1.81%) IPTV
8 4 (1.81%) Physics
8 4 (1.81%) Statistics
8 4 (1.81%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.81%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.36%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.10%) Windows
2 12 (5.43%) UNIX
2 12 (5.43%) Linux
3 10 (4.52%) Android
4 8 (3.62%) Mac OS
5 7 (3.17%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.71%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (14.48%) Software Engineering
3 27 (12.22%) Unit Testing
4 23 (10.41%) OO
4 23 (10.41%) Project Management
5 22 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (9.95%) ETL
6 21 (9.50%) Business Analysis
7 20 (9.05%) PRINCE2
8 19 (8.60%) ITIL
8 19 (8.60%) Migration
8 19 (8.60%) Coaching
8 19 (8.60%) Data Migration
9 18 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (7.69%) OOD
11 15 (6.79%) CRM
11 15 (6.79%) Change Management
12 14 (6.33%) Service Delivery
12 14 (6.33%) Scrum
13 13 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 84 (38.01%) SQL
2 38 (17.19%) Java
3 33 (14.93%) C++
4 29 (13.12%) C#
5 28 (12.67%) JavaScript
6 23 (10.41%) C
7 13 (5.88%) Python
8 10 (4.52%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.17%) PHP
9 7 (3.17%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.71%) VB
10 6 (2.71%) RPG
11 5 (2.26%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.26%) RPG/400
11 5 (2.26%) RPG IV
12 4 (1.81%) R
12 4 (1.81%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.81%) VC++
12 4 (1.81%) Perl
13 3 (1.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (7.69%) ISEB
2 10 (4.52%) ISTQB
3 9 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.62%) HNC
4 8 (3.62%) HND
5 7 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.17%) MCDBA
6 4 (1.81%) APMG
7 3 (1.36%) CCIE
8 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.90%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.45%) ACCA
9 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.45%) CCA
9 1 (0.45%) CCNP
9 1 (0.45%) CCNA
9 1 (0.45%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.45%) CIMA
9 1 (0.45%) CCSA
9 1 (0.45%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.88%) SLA
2 5 (2.26%) QA
3 3 (1.36%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.45%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.81%) VMware ESX
1 4 (1.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Nagios
1 1 (0.45%) OpenView
1 1 (0.45%) OPNET
1 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.45%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (23.98%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.69%) VMware
3 16 (7.24%) Cisco
4 13 (5.88%) Oracle
5 9 (4.07%) Perforce
6 7 (3.17%) Sage
6 7 (3.17%) HP
6 7 (3.17%) SAP
7 6 (2.71%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (2.71%) Apple
8 5 (2.26%) Juniper
9 4 (1.81%) Casewise
9 4 (1.81%) Guidewire
9 4 (1.81%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.90%) Telerik
10 2 (0.90%) Cognos
10 2 (0.90%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.45%) NetApp
11 1 (0.45%) BMC
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Premier Engineering
Salary: £15000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Pension + Bonus + PMC
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Salary: From £32,277 to £36,309 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £32200 - £39800 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Pension + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Posted: 15 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
Posted: 27 days ago