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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Wales / South Wales
Rank 13 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 108 145 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.98% 11.93% 9.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.65% 39.73% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86 102 86
Median salary £36,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
222 365 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.68% 30.04% 23.05%
Number of salaries quoted 188 306 236
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -5 67 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Newport +5 34 £37,500 +1.50% 2
Torfaen +13 9 £27,000 -18.18%
Bridgend +14 2 £37,500 +56.25%
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Degree.

1 97 (38.96%) Finance
2 87 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (23.29%) SQL
4 57 (22.89%) Microsoft
5 56 (22.49%) Computer Science
6 50 (20.08%) Java
7 47 (18.88%) Software Engineering
8 46 (18.47%) C#
9 44 (17.67%) HTML
9 44 (17.67%) JavaScript
9 44 (17.67%) .NET
10 41 (16.47%) Windows
11 40 (16.06%) Project Management
12 39 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
13 37 (14.86%) Advertising
14 32 (12.85%) MS Excel
15 31 (12.45%) CSS
16 30 (12.05%) SQL Server
16 30 (12.05%) C++
17 29 (11.65%) SDLC
18 28 (11.24%) Scrum
19 27 (10.84%) Web Services
19 27 (10.84%) Web Development
20 25 (10.04%) Business Analysis
21 24 (9.64%) ISEB
21 24 (9.64%) Spring
21 24 (9.64%) Mathematics
22 23 (9.24%) C
23 22 (8.84%) SOAP
24 21 (8.43%) ASP.NET

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.21%) Apache Spark
1 8 (3.21%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (1.61%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.20%) Drupal
4 3 (1.20%) JBoss
5 2 (0.80%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.80%) CMS
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.40%) Apache
6 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.40%) SAS
6 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (12.85%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.03%) MS Office
3 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.80%) Doxygen
4 2 (0.80%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.61%) Sage 200
1 9 (3.61%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.40%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.81%) Office 365
3 6 (2.41%) IaaS
3 6 (2.41%) PaaS
4 5 (2.01%) SaaS
5 2 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.40%) AdWords
6 1 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.40%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.21%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.81%) LAN
2 7 (2.81%) WAN
3 5 (2.01%) Firewall
3 5 (2.01%) IPsec
3 5 (2.01%) SSL
3 5 (2.01%) VPN
4 4 (1.61%) DHCP
4 4 (1.61%) DNS
5 3 (1.20%) Broadband
5 3 (1.20%) Internet
6 2 (0.80%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.80%) Network Security
6 2 (0.80%) VoIP
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.40%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.82%) MongoDB
2 12 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.21%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.81%) MySQL
6 6 (2.41%) Big Data
6 6 (2.41%) HBase
6 6 (2.41%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.61%) Sqoop
9 2 (0.80%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.80%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.80%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.80%) Presto
9 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.21%) Eclipse
2 8 (3.21%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.21%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.81%) Grunt
3 7 (2.81%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.41%) gulp
4 6 (2.41%) JMeter
4 6 (2.41%) Selenium
4 6 (2.41%) webpack
5 5 (2.01%) SoapUI
6 4 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.20%) Ant
7 3 (1.20%) Maven
8 2 (0.80%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.80%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.40%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.40%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.40%) Toad
General
1 97 (38.96%) Finance
2 37 (14.86%) Advertising
3 16 (6.43%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.22%) Banking
5 12 (4.82%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.02%) Marketing
6 10 (4.02%) Retail
7 7 (2.81%) Games
8 5 (2.01%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.20%) Automotive
9 3 (1.20%) Military
9 3 (1.20%) Publishing
10 2 (0.80%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.80%) Electronics
10 2 (0.80%) Legal
11 1 (0.40%) Back Office
11 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 82 (32.93%) Analyst
2 68 (27.31%) Developer
3 32 (12.85%) Business Analyst
4 25 (10.04%) Software Engineer
5 23 (9.24%) Java Developer
6 22 (8.84%) Senior Analyst
7 20 (8.03%) Support Analyst
8 19 (7.63%) Applications Support
8 19 (7.63%) Applications Support Analyst
9 15 (6.02%) Graduate
9 15 (6.02%) Junior
9 15 (6.02%) Project Manager
10 13 (5.22%) .NET Developer
11 12 (4.82%) Analyst Programmer
11 12 (4.82%) Programmer
11 12 (4.82%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 12 (4.82%) Senior Programme Analyst
11 12 (4.82%) Senior Programmer
12 11 (4.42%) BPM Consultant
12 11 (4.42%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (17.67%) .NET
1 44 (17.67%) HTML
2 31 (12.45%) CSS
3 27 (10.84%) Web Services
4 24 (9.64%) Spring
5 22 (8.84%) SOAP
6 21 (8.43%) ASP.NET
7 17 (6.83%) REST
8 16 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (6.43%) JPA
9 15 (6.02%) HTML5
10 13 (5.22%) Hibernate
11 12 (4.82%) J2EE
12 10 (4.02%) Ajax
12 10 (4.02%) AngularJS
12 10 (4.02%) Node.js
13 9 (3.61%) jQuery
13 9 (3.61%) RESTful
14 8 (3.21%) Apache Camel
15 7 (2.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 56 (22.49%) Computer Science
2 39 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.42%) iSeries
4 9 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.81%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.01%) Life Science
6 5 (2.01%) User Experience
7 4 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.20%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.20%) Fintech
9 2 (0.80%) Digital TV
9 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.80%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.40%) AS400
10 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.40%) EPoS
10 1 (0.40%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (0.40%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.47%) Windows
2 19 (7.63%) Android
2 19 (7.63%) Linux
3 16 (6.43%) Unix
4 15 (6.02%) Windows Server
5 13 (5.22%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.41%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.61%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.20%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.80%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (18.88%) Software Engineering
3 40 (16.06%) Project Management
4 29 (11.65%) SDLC
5 28 (11.24%) Scrum
6 27 (10.84%) Web Development
7 25 (10.04%) Business Analysis
8 24 (9.64%) Mathematics
9 20 (8.03%) Feasibility Study
9 20 (8.03%) MVC
10 18 (7.23%) ITIL
10 18 (7.23%) PRINCE2
10 18 (7.23%) Process Management
10 18 (7.23%) TDD
11 17 (6.83%) Unit Testing
11 17 (6.83%) Waterfall
12 15 (6.02%) Change Management
12 15 (6.02%) OO
13 13 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (5.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 58 (23.29%) SQL
2 50 (20.08%) Java
3 46 (18.47%) C#
4 44 (17.67%) JavaScript
5 30 (12.05%) C++
6 23 (9.24%) C
7 20 (8.03%) Python
8 16 (6.43%) T-SQL
9 15 (6.02%) Objective-C
9 15 (6.02%) PHP
10 12 (4.82%) VB.NET
11 9 (3.61%) Scala
12 6 (2.41%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.61%) Go
13 4 (1.61%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.61%) RPG
13 4 (1.61%) RPG IV
13 4 (1.61%) RPG/400
13 4 (1.61%) Ruby
14 3 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (9.64%) ISEB
2 20 (8.03%) HND
3 12 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.42%) MCSE
5 10 (4.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (3.61%) PMI Certification
6 9 (3.61%) PMP
7 8 (3.21%) CBAP
7 8 (3.21%) IIBA
8 7 (2.81%) ISTQB
8 7 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.01%) MCSA
11 4 (1.61%) CISSP
11 4 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.20%) RHCE
12 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.80%) MCP
13 2 (0.80%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.61%) QA
2 5 (2.01%) SLA
3 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) MISRA
4 1 (0.40%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.83%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.21%) Firmware
3 8 (3.21%) HDFS
4 6 (2.41%) vSphere
5 5 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (5.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 57 (22.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.42%) IBM
3 10 (4.02%) Sage
4 8 (3.21%) Oracle
5 7 (2.81%) VMware
6 4 (1.61%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.61%) Cloudera
6 4 (1.61%) Hortonworks
6 4 (1.61%) SAP
7 2 (0.80%) Adobe
7 2 (0.80%) Google
7 2 (0.80%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.80%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.80%) Zend
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco
8 1 (0.40%) Cognos
8 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.40%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.40%) Siemens
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Adteq
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Ensono
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
S4C
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Caldicot, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Thomas, Neath Port Talbot
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 12 days ago