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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 124 133 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.28% 13.27% 10.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.46% 32.92% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 100 108 98
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £41,450 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
331 404 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.45% 40.32% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 287 340 248
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 -13 51 £30,565 -21.18% 6
Torfaen +10 38 £43,000 +26.47%
Newport -17 12 £40,000 +90.47% 1
Caerphilly -2 5 £41,500 -17.00%
Bridgend -4 3 £17,750 -40.83%
Glamorgan -7 3 £35,000 -
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 97 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (31.69%) SQL
3 68 (27.98%) Finance
4 54 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (21.81%) Microsoft
5 53 (21.81%) Banking
6 50 (20.58%) Windows
7 46 (18.93%) Java
8 45 (18.52%) Telecoms
9 43 (17.70%) C++
10 40 (16.46%) Computer Science
11 39 (16.05%) C
12 37 (15.23%) HTML
12 37 (15.23%) JavaScript
12 37 (15.23%) SQL Server
13 34 (13.99%) OO
14 31 (12.76%) HTTP
15 29 (11.93%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (11.52%) ISEB
16 28 (11.52%) DVB
16 28 (11.52%) JIRA
17 27 (11.11%) Software Engineering
17 27 (11.11%) Unit Testing
17 27 (11.11%) Internet
18 25 (10.29%) Project Management
18 25 (10.29%) Web Application Development
19 24 (9.88%) Perforce
19 24 (9.88%) DRM
19 24 (9.88%) MS Excel
20 23 (9.47%) .NET

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (3.29%) SAS
2 4 (1.65%) IIS
2 4 (1.65%) Confluence
3 3 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.82%) Apache
4 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.41%) Node.js
5 1 (0.41%) CMS
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.00%) MS Office
3 8 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.29%) MS Project
3 8 (3.29%) AutoCAD
4 4 (1.65%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.65%) SPSS
4 4 (1.65%) EViews
5 3 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.23%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.82%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) INSURE/90
2 3 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.41%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.23%) PaaS
3 2 (0.82%) SaaS
4 1 (0.41%) GitHub
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.76%) HTTP
2 28 (11.52%) DVB
3 27 (11.11%) Internet
4 4 (1.65%) Network Security
5 3 (1.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.41%) SSL
6 1 (0.41%) SAN
6 1 (0.41%) SNMP
6 1 (0.41%) LDAP
6 1 (0.41%) Broadband
6 1 (0.41%) DHCP
6 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.41%) OSPF
6 1 (0.41%) BGP
6 1 (0.41%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.23%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (4.12%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (3.70%) Big Data
6 9 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.47%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.06%) MySQL
10 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.65%) DB2
10 4 (1.65%) OLTP
11 3 (1.23%) Oracle Discoverer
12 2 (0.82%) MS Access
12 2 (0.82%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (11.52%) JIRA
2 12 (4.94%) Cucumber
3 9 (3.70%) Selenium
4 6 (2.47%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.06%) Subversion
5 5 (2.06%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.65%) Behat
6 4 (1.65%) TestLink
6 4 (1.65%) JUnit
7 3 (1.23%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (1.23%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (0.82%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.82%) Toad
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.41%) Automake
9 1 (0.41%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.41%) JMeter
9 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
General
1 68 (27.98%) Finance
2 53 (21.81%) Banking
3 45 (18.52%) Telecoms
4 16 (6.58%) Advertising
5 14 (5.76%) Marketing
6 8 (3.29%) Automotive
7 6 (2.47%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.06%) Retail
9 4 (1.65%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.65%) Billing
9 4 (1.65%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.23%) Legal
10 3 (1.23%) Electronics
10 3 (1.23%) Military
10 3 (1.23%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Games
12 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.41%) Back Office
12 1 (0.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 99 (40.74%) Analyst
2 53 (21.81%) Developer
3 50 (20.58%) Senior Analyst
4 31 (12.76%) Programmer
5 28 (11.52%) Analyst Programmer
5 28 (11.52%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 28 (11.52%) Senior Programmer
6 22 (9.05%) Developer Analyst
6 22 (9.05%) Senior Developer
6 22 (9.05%) Test Analyst
7 18 (7.41%) Business Analyst
8 17 (7.00%) Team Leader
9 14 (5.76%) Senior Test Analyst
9 14 (5.76%) Project Manager
10 12 (4.94%) Architect
11 10 (4.12%) QA Analyst
12 8 (3.29%) Desktop Team Leader
12 8 (3.29%) Tester
12 8 (3.29%) Junior
12 8 (3.29%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.23%) HTML
2 23 (9.47%) .NET
3 21 (8.64%) XML
4 16 (6.58%) Web Services
5 15 (6.17%) CSS
6 10 (4.12%) J2EE
6 10 (4.12%) ASP.NET
7 8 (3.29%) Struts
7 8 (3.29%) Hibernate
7 8 (3.29%) OpenGL
7 8 (3.29%) GStreamer
7 8 (3.29%) WebKit
8 7 (2.88%) HTML5
8 7 (2.88%) jQuery
9 6 (2.47%) Entity Framework
9 6 (2.47%) WCF
10 5 (2.06%) RESTful
10 5 (2.06%) SOAP
10 5 (2.06%) LINQ
10 5 (2.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 54 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (16.46%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.58%) iPhone
3 16 (6.58%) iPad
3 16 (6.58%) Cryptography
4 12 (4.94%) Streaming Video
4 12 (4.94%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.94%) Over-the-Top Content
4 12 (4.94%) User Experience
5 9 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.70%) Statistics
6 8 (3.29%) Video on Demand
7 6 (2.47%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.65%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.65%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.65%) DTV
8 4 (1.65%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.23%) GIS
9 3 (1.23%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 50 (20.58%) Windows
2 19 (7.82%) Android
3 18 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 16 (6.58%) Mac OS X
5 14 (5.76%) Linux
6 10 (4.12%) Mac OS
7 8 (3.29%) UNIX
8 5 (2.06%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.06%) CentOS
8 5 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) Debian
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (13.99%) OO
3 29 (11.93%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 27 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 25 (10.29%) Web Application Development
5 25 (10.29%) Project Management
6 24 (9.88%) DRM
7 23 (9.47%) ETL
7 23 (9.47%) Mentoring
8 22 (9.05%) Migration
8 22 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (9.05%) Scrum
8 22 (9.05%) Business Analysis
9 21 (8.64%) UML
9 21 (8.64%) Coaching
9 21 (8.64%) Data Migration
10 20 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (7.82%) PRINCE2
12 16 (6.58%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 77 (31.69%) SQL
2 46 (18.93%) Java
3 43 (17.70%) C++
4 39 (16.05%) C
5 37 (15.23%) JavaScript
6 22 (9.05%) C#
7 21 (8.64%) Objective-C
8 9 (3.70%) PHP
9 8 (3.29%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.88%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.88%) RPG
11 6 (2.47%) Perl
11 6 (2.47%) Python
11 6 (2.47%) RPG/400
11 6 (2.47%) RPG IV
12 5 (2.06%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.65%) R
13 4 (1.65%) Korn
13 4 (1.65%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (11.52%) ISEB
2 17 (7.00%) ISTQB
3 12 (4.94%) HND
4 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.29%) HNC
6 7 (2.88%) MCDBA
6 7 (2.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 5 (2.06%) CRISC
7 5 (2.06%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.06%) GSEC
7 5 (2.06%) SAP Certification
7 5 (2.06%) CISSP
7 5 (2.06%) PMP
7 5 (2.06%) PMI Certification
7 5 (2.06%) CISA
7 5 (2.06%) CISM
8 3 (1.23%) APMG
8 3 (1.23%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.94%) QA
2 7 (2.88%) SLA
3 6 (2.47%) ISO 9001
4 5 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.41%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) SCCM
1 1 (0.41%) yum
Vendors
1 53 (21.81%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.88%) Perforce
3 18 (7.41%) Oracle
4 16 (6.58%) Apple
5 13 (5.35%) VMware
6 10 (4.12%) SAP
7 7 (2.88%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (2.06%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.06%) Adobe
8 5 (2.06%) HP
9 4 (1.65%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.65%) Guidewire
10 3 (1.23%) Green Hills
10 3 (1.23%) Telerik
10 3 (1.23%) Casewise
11 2 (0.82%) Teradata
11 2 (0.82%) Cognos
11 2 (0.82%) Cisco
12 1 (0.41%) Zend
12 1 (0.41%) LexisNexis
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Candidate Source
Salary: £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: MARKET RATE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Premier Engineering
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits relocation, shares, pension, medic
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Velindre
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago