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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 16 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Degree 132 113 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.60% 9.41% 7.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.82% 38.18% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 90 90 49
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £35,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +2.56%
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
349 296 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.67% 24.65% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 290 256 266
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,129 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +6 99 £33,173 +8.53% 10
Newport +2 14 £37,500 -14.28% 2
Torfaen -4 11 £35,500 +61.36% 3
Glamorgan +5 4 £19,000 -62.00%
Caerphilly - 4 £34,250 -
Bridgend -10 1 £23,000 -48.88% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £32,500 -
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 115 (39.12%) Computer Science
2 88 (29.93%) SQL
3 78 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (23.13%) CSS
5 66 (22.45%) HTML
5 66 (22.45%) Java
6 65 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
7 62 (21.09%) Finance
8 59 (20.07%) SQL Server
9 58 (19.73%) .NET
9 58 (19.73%) Microsoft
10 56 (19.05%) jQuery
11 54 (18.37%) JavaScript
12 52 (17.69%) C#
13 48 (16.33%) Spring
14 47 (15.99%) MVC
15 46 (15.65%) Web Development
16 45 (15.31%) OO
17 41 (13.95%) MS Excel
18 40 (13.61%) Scrum
18 40 (13.61%) Software Engineering
19 38 (12.93%) Web Services
20 37 (12.59%) SOAP
20 37 (12.59%) Marketing
20 37 (12.59%) AngularJS
21 35 (11.90%) Subversion
22 34 (11.56%) Ajax
22 34 (11.56%) OOP
22 34 (11.56%) Telecoms
23 32 (10.88%) Time Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (4.08%) Node.js
2 7 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.04%) SAS
4 4 (1.36%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.34%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.34%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.34%) CMS
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.34%) IIS
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 41 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 29 (9.86%) MS Office
3 12 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.40%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.68%) MS Project
5 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.34%) EViews
6 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.34%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.34%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.78%) Firewall
2 15 (5.10%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.42%) VPN
4 12 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (4.08%) LAN
4 12 (4.08%) VoIP
5 10 (3.40%) BGP
5 10 (3.40%) VRRP
6 9 (3.06%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (2.72%) NetScaler
7 8 (2.72%) NX-OS
7 8 (2.72%) WAN
7 8 (2.72%) WLAN
8 6 (2.04%) 802.11
8 6 (2.04%) Broadband
8 6 (2.04%) DHCP
8 6 (2.04%) Ethernet
8 6 (2.04%) GPON
8 6 (2.04%) OSPF
8 6 (2.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (20.07%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (6.46%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (3.06%) DB2
9 8 (2.72%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (2.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (2.38%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.70%) MySQL
11 5 (1.70%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.02%) OLAP
12 3 (1.02%) QlikView
13 2 (0.68%) Big Data
13 2 (0.68%) OLTP
13 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (11.90%) Subversion
2 28 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.50%) SoapUI
4 11 (3.74%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.06%) ClearQuest
5 9 (3.06%) JMeter
5 9 (3.06%) JUnit
6 8 (2.72%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.04%) Maven
8 5 (1.70%) Selenium
8 5 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.36%) Hudson
9 4 (1.36%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.02%) Grunt
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
General
1 62 (21.09%) Finance
2 37 (12.59%) Marketing
3 34 (11.56%) Telecoms
4 21 (7.14%) Games
5 17 (5.78%) Banking
6 16 (5.44%) Manufacturing
7 13 (4.42%) Advertising
8 11 (3.74%) Back Office
9 6 (2.04%) Retail
10 5 (1.70%) French Language
10 5 (1.70%) Italian Language
10 5 (1.70%) Military
10 5 (1.70%) Portuguese Language
10 5 (1.70%) Spanish Language
11 4 (1.36%) Electronics
12 3 (1.02%) Law
12 3 (1.02%) Welsh Language
13 2 (0.68%) Billing
13 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (36.05%) Developer
2 72 (24.49%) Analyst
3 34 (11.56%) Senior Developer
4 23 (7.82%) Junior
5 22 (7.48%) .NET Developer
5 22 (7.48%) Java Developer
6 21 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 20 (6.80%) Senior Web Developer
8 18 (6.12%) Graduate
8 18 (6.12%) Software Developer
8 18 (6.12%) Test Analyst
9 16 (5.44%) C# Developer
9 16 (5.44%) Network Engineer
10 15 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (5.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 14 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
11 14 (4.76%) Software Engineer
12 13 (4.42%) Architect
12 13 (4.42%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (23.13%) CSS
2 66 (22.45%) HTML
3 58 (19.73%) .NET
4 56 (19.05%) jQuery
5 48 (16.33%) Spring
6 38 (12.93%) Web Services
7 37 (12.59%) AngularJS
7 37 (12.59%) SOAP
8 34 (11.56%) Ajax
9 31 (10.54%) ASP.NET
10 27 (9.18%) Struts
11 25 (8.50%) DHTML
11 25 (8.50%) JSP
12 24 (8.16%) JPA
12 24 (8.16%) XML
13 16 (5.44%) Hibernate
14 12 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (4.08%) REST
15 11 (3.74%) Ext JS
15 11 (3.74%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 115 (39.12%) Computer Science
2 65 (22.11%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (8.50%) Web 2.0
4 19 (6.46%) Management Information System
5 17 (5.78%) Mathematics
6 10 (3.40%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.38%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.38%) iSeries
8 6 (2.04%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.04%) Statistics
9 5 (1.70%) CESG
10 4 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.36%) PDA
11 3 (1.02%) AS400
11 3 (1.02%) Clustering
11 3 (1.02%) Physics
11 3 (1.02%) User Experience
12 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.68%) Social Media
12 2 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.86%) Windows
2 19 (6.46%) Linux
3 11 (3.74%) Unix
4 9 (3.06%) CatOS
5 6 (2.04%) Solaris
6 5 (1.70%) AIX
7 4 (1.36%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.02%) Android
8 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.68%) VMS
9 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.34%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (15.99%) MVC
3 46 (15.65%) Web Development
4 45 (15.31%) OO
5 40 (13.61%) Scrum
5 40 (13.61%) Software Engineering
6 34 (11.56%) OOP
7 32 (10.88%) Time Management
8 30 (10.20%) Project Management
8 30 (10.20%) SDLC
9 26 (8.84%) ITIL
10 20 (6.80%) Business Analysis
11 17 (5.78%) Mentoring
12 14 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (4.42%) PRINCE2
14 12 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
14 12 (4.08%) Software Testing
14 12 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (4.08%) Test Planning
14 12 (4.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 88 (29.93%) SQL
2 66 (22.45%) Java
3 54 (18.37%) JavaScript
4 52 (17.69%) C#
5 20 (6.80%) T-SQL
6 16 (5.44%) PHP
7 12 (4.08%) C++
8 11 (3.74%) C
9 10 (3.40%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.36%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.36%) RPG
10 4 (1.36%) RPG IV
10 4 (1.36%) RPG/400
11 3 (1.02%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.68%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.68%) Ruby
12 2 (0.68%) VB
13 1 (0.34%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.34%) Fortran
13 1 (0.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (7.14%) ISEB
3 16 (5.44%) CCNP
3 16 (5.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (3.74%) CCNA
4 11 (3.74%) HND
5 9 (3.06%) MCP
6 6 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.70%) CCIE
7 5 (1.70%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.02%) CBAP
8 3 (1.02%) IIBA
8 3 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.02%) OSCP
8 3 (1.02%) RHCE
8 3 (1.02%) SCSA
8 3 (1.02%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.14%) QA
2 9 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.04%) SLA
4 5 (1.70%) COBIT
5 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.34%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.34%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.34%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.34%) MISRA
6 1 (0.34%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.68%) vCloud
4 1 (0.34%) Firmware
4 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 58 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.86%) Oracle
3 24 (8.16%) Cisco
4 15 (5.10%) IBM
5 8 (2.72%) Juniper
5 8 (2.72%) SolarWinds
6 7 (2.38%) VMware
7 6 (2.04%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.70%) SAP
9 4 (1.36%) F5
9 4 (1.36%) HP
9 4 (1.36%) Radware
9 4 (1.36%) TippingPoint
10 3 (1.02%) Sage
11 2 (0.68%) Adobe
11 2 (0.68%) EMC
11 2 (0.68%) NetApp
11 2 (0.68%) Remedy
11 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff
LexisNexis Risk Solutions UK
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Shares and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Talent Spa
Salary: £24k - 27k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive salary and great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cwmbran, Wales
AWD online
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago