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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 117 110 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.10% 9.47% 10.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.89% 34.27% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 105 89 84
Average salary £29,129 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.37% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
326 321 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.93% 27.62% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 287 277 260
Average salary £35,000 £35,065 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.18% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
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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 0 60 £29,129 -10.37% 11
Caerphilly - 20 £21,250 -
Newport +4 15 £32,750 -0.75% 6
Torfaen +4 9 £42,500 +88.88% 2
Monmouthshire - 5 £30,000 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 3 £37,000 - 1
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 88 (34.51%) SQL
2 59 (23.14%) Computer Science
3 56 (21.96%) Telecoms
4 55 (21.57%) Java
4 55 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (20.78%) Banking
6 51 (20.00%) HTML
6 51 (20.00%) XML
7 50 (19.61%) Microsoft
8 48 (18.82%) Unit Testing
9 42 (16.47%) .NET
9 42 (16.47%) Web Services
10 39 (15.29%) JavaScript
10 39 (15.29%) Windows
11 36 (14.12%) C#
12 32 (12.55%) MS Excel
13 30 (11.76%) C++
13 30 (11.76%) Mathematics
14 29 (11.37%) Finance
15 28 (10.98%) J2EE
15 28 (10.98%) CSS
15 28 (10.98%) Change Management
15 28 (10.98%) Software Engineering
16 27 (10.59%) ITIL
16 27 (10.59%) Scrum
17 26 (10.20%) Hibernate
17 26 (10.20%) VMware
17 26 (10.20%) Relational Database
18 24 (9.41%) Linux
19 23 (9.02%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 16 (6.27%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.10%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (5.10%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.35%) CMS
4 4 (1.57%) IIS
5 2 (0.78%) Apache
5 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.78%) WordPress
5 2 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.39%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.39%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 32 (12.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.75%) MS Office
3 6 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.78%) MS Project
5 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.39%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 9 (3.53%) INSURE/90
2 2 (0.78%) Line 500
3 1 (0.39%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.39%) Lawson
3 1 (0.39%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) SaaS
2 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.45%) Internet
2 12 (4.71%) Firewall
3 9 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.75%) VPN
4 7 (2.75%) LAN
4 7 (2.75%) Ethernet
4 7 (2.75%) HTTP
4 7 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (2.35%) SAN
5 6 (2.35%) BGP
5 6 (2.35%) EIGRP
6 5 (1.96%) VRRP
6 5 (1.96%) DNS
6 5 (1.96%) HSRP
6 5 (1.96%) FWSM
6 5 (1.96%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (1.96%) Network Security
6 5 (1.96%) IPsec
7 4 (1.57%) NAS
8 3 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.20%) Relational Database
2 20 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.31%) RDBMS
4 9 (3.53%) DB2
5 8 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.96%) MySQL
7 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.18%) Big Data
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.39%) OLAP
10 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (6.27%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.10%) Eclipse
3 9 (3.53%) Rational Application Developer
4 4 (1.57%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.57%) WebDriver
4 4 (1.57%) JMeter
4 4 (1.57%) Selenium
5 3 (1.18%) Subversion
5 3 (1.18%) Maven
5 3 (1.18%) JIRA
5 3 (1.18%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (1.18%) ClearQuest
5 3 (1.18%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.18%) JBehave
5 3 (1.18%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.78%) Hudson
6 2 (0.78%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.78%) Ant
6 2 (0.78%) JUnit
6 2 (0.78%) Xcode
General
1 56 (21.96%) Telecoms
2 53 (20.78%) Banking
3 29 (11.37%) Finance
4 21 (8.24%) Marketing
5 16 (6.27%) Billing
6 11 (4.31%) Electronics
7 10 (3.92%) Advertising
8 8 (3.14%) Multimedia
9 7 (2.75%) Aerospace
9 7 (2.75%) Avionics
10 5 (1.96%) Games
10 5 (1.96%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.18%) Welsh Language
11 3 (1.18%) Legal
12 1 (0.39%) Military
12 1 (0.39%) Law
12 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 97 (38.04%) Analyst
2 53 (20.78%) Developer
3 42 (16.47%) Senior Analyst
4 35 (13.73%) Graduate
5 30 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 27 (10.59%) Programmer
7 26 (10.20%) Software Engineer
8 22 (8.63%) Business Analyst
9 20 (7.84%) Analyst Programmer
9 20 (7.84%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 20 (7.84%) Senior Programmer
10 19 (7.45%) Systems Engineer
11 17 (6.67%) Test Analyst
12 15 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 13 (5.10%) Junior
14 11 (4.31%) Support Engineer
14 11 (4.31%) Graduate Business Analyst
15 10 (3.92%) Senior Test Analyst
15 10 (3.92%) Junior Developer
15 10 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (20.00%) HTML
1 51 (20.00%) XML
2 42 (16.47%) Web Services
2 42 (16.47%) .NET
3 28 (10.98%) J2EE
3 28 (10.98%) CSS
4 26 (10.20%) Hibernate
5 13 (5.10%) Spring
5 13 (5.10%) Struts
5 13 (5.10%) jQuery
6 10 (3.92%) SOAP
6 10 (3.92%) ASP.NET
7 9 (3.53%) JSP
8 8 (3.14%) COM
8 8 (3.14%) HTML5
9 6 (2.35%) CSS3
9 6 (2.35%) Ajax
9 6 (2.35%) Java EE
9 6 (2.35%) WPF
10 5 (1.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 59 (23.14%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 23 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.31%) Blog
5 10 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.35%) GIS
7 5 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.96%) IPTV
7 5 (1.96%) DTV
7 5 (1.96%) Physics
7 5 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.18%) Copywriting
8 3 (1.18%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.78%) iPhone
10 1 (0.39%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.39%) Statistics
10 1 (0.39%) SCADA
10 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.39%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.29%) Windows
2 24 (9.41%) Linux
3 18 (7.06%) UNIX
4 10 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.75%) Android
6 7 (2.75%) Mac OS
7 6 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.35%) Solaris
8 5 (1.96%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.39%) CentOS
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.82%) Unit Testing
3 28 (10.98%) Software Engineering
3 28 (10.98%) Change Management
4 27 (10.59%) Scrum
4 27 (10.59%) ITIL
5 21 (8.24%) OO
6 20 (7.84%) PRINCE2
6 20 (7.84%) Project Management
7 18 (7.06%) Mentoring
8 16 (6.27%) User Stories
9 15 (5.88%) Product Management
10 14 (5.49%) Time Management
10 14 (5.49%) Web Development
11 13 (5.10%) Business Analysis
11 13 (5.10%) Market Research
11 13 (5.10%) Coaching
12 12 (4.71%) Waterfall
13 11 (4.31%) ERP
14 10 (3.92%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 88 (34.51%) SQL
2 55 (21.57%) Java
3 39 (15.29%) JavaScript
4 36 (14.12%) C#
5 30 (11.76%) C++
6 18 (7.06%) RPG
6 18 (7.06%) RPG IV
7 12 (4.71%) VB
7 12 (4.71%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.31%) Python
9 9 (3.53%) RPG/400
10 7 (2.75%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.35%) C
11 6 (2.35%) PHP
12 5 (1.96%) Perl
13 4 (1.57%) Ruby
14 3 (1.18%) Erlang
14 3 (1.18%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.78%) XQuery
15 2 (0.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (5.88%) ISEB
2 13 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (3.92%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.14%) RHCE
4 8 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (3.14%) CCNP
5 5 (1.96%) SAP Certification
5 5 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.57%) CCNA
6 4 (1.57%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.78%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 2 (0.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.39%) APMG
9 1 (0.39%) CCENT
9 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.39%) CCSA
9 1 (0.39%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.06%) SLA
2 11 (4.31%) QA
3 5 (1.96%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.18%) NFS
4 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.39%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (2.35%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) OpenView
3 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.39%) Netcool
3 1 (0.39%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.39%) Nagios
3 1 (0.39%) OPNET
3 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 50 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.20%) VMware
3 17 (6.67%) HP
4 15 (5.88%) Cisco
5 14 (5.49%) IBM
6 13 (5.10%) Guidewire
7 10 (3.92%) NetApp
8 8 (3.14%) Oracle
9 7 (2.75%) SAP
9 7 (2.75%) Sage
10 6 (2.35%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.35%) F5
11 4 (1.57%) Juniper
11 4 (1.57%) 3PAR
11 4 (1.57%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.18%) Altiris
13 2 (0.78%) Dell
13 2 (0.78%) Citrix
13 2 (0.78%) Minitab
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