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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 21 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 100 57 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.32% 6.81% 10.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.25% 18.94% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 77 44 86
Average salary £32,500 £38,783 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% +33.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
320 301 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.62% 35.96% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 279 253 203
Average salary £38,400 £42,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +8 57 £30,565 -21.18% 9
Torfaen 0 18 £22,000 -38.88%
Newport -5 14 £42,500 +88.88% 2
Glamorgan -3 3 £50,000 -
Bridgend +3 2 £31,250 -23.78%
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 83 (36.73%) SQL
2 69 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (27.43%) Finance
4 50 (22.12%) Microsoft
5 45 (19.91%) Banking
6 44 (19.47%) Computer Science
7 38 (16.81%) Java
8 37 (16.37%) Telecoms
9 36 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (15.49%) HTML
10 35 (15.49%) SQL Server
11 34 (15.04%) Windows
12 31 (13.72%) C++
12 31 (13.72%) Software Engineering
13 29 (12.83%) MS Excel
14 28 (12.39%) JavaScript
14 28 (12.39%) Unit Testing
15 26 (11.50%) C
15 26 (11.50%) .NET
15 26 (11.50%) OO
15 26 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (11.06%) XML
16 25 (11.06%) Project Management
17 24 (10.62%) C#
18 22 (9.73%) ETL
19 21 (9.29%) Business Analysis
20 20 (8.85%) Data Migration
20 20 (8.85%) Mentoring
20 20 (8.85%) Coaching
20 20 (8.85%) Web Services

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (3.54%) SAS
2 3 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.88%) Apache
3 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.88%) CMS
4 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.44%) Node.js
4 1 (0.44%) WordPress
4 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.08%) MS Office
3 10 (4.42%) MS Project
3 10 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.54%) AutoCAD
5 7 (3.10%) MS Visio
6 5 (2.21%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.77%) Fireworks
7 4 (1.77%) SPSS
7 4 (1.77%) EViews
7 4 (1.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.77%) INSURE/90
3 3 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.88%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.44%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.21%) PaaS
2 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.85%) HTTP
1 20 (8.85%) Internet
2 12 (5.31%) DVB
3 8 (3.54%) LAN
3 8 (3.54%) VPN
3 8 (3.54%) WAN
3 8 (3.54%) Firewall
4 6 (2.65%) Wireless
5 5 (2.21%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.77%) DHCP
6 4 (1.77%) FTP
6 4 (1.77%) WLAN
6 4 (1.77%) DNS
6 4 (1.77%) SAN
6 4 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.88%) VoIP
7 2 (0.88%) SSL
7 2 (0.88%) IPv4
7 2 (0.88%) IPv6
8 1 (0.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (7.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (4.87%) Big Data
6 11 (4.87%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.98%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (3.54%) MySQL
9 6 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.65%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.77%) OLTP
12 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.33%) Oracle Discoverer
13 2 (0.88%) DB2
13 2 (0.88%) MS Access
13 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (5.31%) JIRA
2 8 (3.54%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.77%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.33%) Selenium
4 3 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.88%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.88%) Automake
5 2 (0.88%) GCC
5 2 (0.88%) GDB
5 2 (0.88%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.88%) Subversion
6 1 (0.44%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.44%) MSTest
6 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.44%) Toad
General
1 62 (27.43%) Finance
2 45 (19.91%) Banking
3 37 (16.37%) Telecoms
4 17 (7.52%) Advertising
5 8 (3.54%) Retail
5 8 (3.54%) Marketing
6 6 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.77%) Legal
7 4 (1.77%) Automotive
7 4 (1.77%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.77%) Billing
8 3 (1.33%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.33%) Electronics
9 2 (0.88%) Games
9 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.44%) French Language
10 1 (0.44%) German Language
10 1 (0.44%) Local Government
10 1 (0.44%) Law
10 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 92 (40.71%) Analyst
2 65 (28.76%) Developer
3 39 (17.26%) Senior Analyst
4 30 (13.27%) Programmer
5 27 (11.95%) Senior Programmer
5 27 (11.95%) Analyst Programmer
5 27 (11.95%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 23 (10.18%) Business Analyst
7 22 (9.73%) Senior Developer
8 21 (9.29%) Developer Analyst
9 16 (7.08%) Software Developer
10 15 (6.64%) Test Analyst
11 12 (5.31%) Graduate
12 10 (4.42%) Software Engineer
12 10 (4.42%) C++ Developer
13 9 (3.98%) Service Manager
13 9 (3.98%) Team Leader
13 9 (3.98%) Senior Test Analyst
13 9 (3.98%) Architect
13 9 (3.98%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.49%) HTML
2 26 (11.50%) .NET
3 25 (11.06%) XML
4 20 (8.85%) Web Services
5 17 (7.52%) CSS
6 12 (5.31%) J2EE
7 11 (4.87%) ASP.NET
8 9 (3.98%) HTML5
8 9 (3.98%) SOAP
9 8 (3.54%) Struts
9 8 (3.54%) Hibernate
9 8 (3.54%) WebKit
10 7 (3.10%) jQuery
11 6 (2.65%) Servlets
11 6 (2.65%) OpenGL
11 6 (2.65%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (2.21%) LINQ
12 5 (2.21%) REST
12 5 (2.21%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.47%) Computer Science
2 36 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.31%) Over-the-Top Content
4 11 (4.87%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.98%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.54%) Streaming Video
6 8 (3.54%) iPad
6 8 (3.54%) Video on Demand
6 8 (3.54%) iPhone
6 8 (3.54%) Cryptography
7 7 (3.10%) GIS
8 6 (2.65%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.21%) Statistics
9 5 (2.21%) User Experience
9 5 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.77%) DTV
10 4 (1.77%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.77%) Physics
10 4 (1.77%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.33%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.04%) Windows
2 13 (5.75%) Android
3 12 (5.31%) UNIX
4 10 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.98%) Linux
6 8 (3.54%) Mac OS X
7 5 (2.21%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.77%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (13.72%) Software Engineering
3 28 (12.39%) Unit Testing
4 26 (11.50%) OO
4 26 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (11.06%) Project Management
6 22 (9.73%) ETL
7 21 (9.29%) Business Analysis
8 20 (8.85%) Data Migration
8 20 (8.85%) Mentoring
8 20 (8.85%) Coaching
8 20 (8.85%) Migration
9 19 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (8.41%) PRINCE2
9 19 (8.41%) ITIL
10 14 (6.19%) Scrum
10 14 (6.19%) Web Application Development
11 13 (5.75%) OOD
12 12 (5.31%) CRM
12 12 (5.31%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 83 (36.73%) SQL
2 38 (16.81%) Java
3 31 (13.72%) C++
4 28 (12.39%) JavaScript
5 26 (11.50%) C
6 24 (10.62%) C#
7 10 (4.42%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.98%) Objective-C
8 9 (3.98%) Python
9 6 (2.65%) RPG
9 6 (2.65%) PHP
10 5 (2.21%) RPG/400
10 5 (2.21%) RPG IV
10 5 (2.21%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.77%) VC++
11 4 (1.77%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.77%) R
12 3 (1.33%) Ruby
12 3 (1.33%) Perl
13 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (8.85%) ISEB
2 14 (6.19%) ISTQB
3 9 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.54%) HNC
4 8 (3.54%) HND
5 7 (3.10%) MCDBA
6 6 (2.65%) VCP4
7 3 (1.33%) APMG
7 3 (1.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.88%) CCIE
8 2 (0.88%) SAP Certification
8 2 (0.88%) CCA
8 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.88%) RHCE
8 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.44%) CRISC
9 1 (0.44%) APMP
9 1 (0.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.87%) SLA
2 7 (3.10%) QA
3 3 (1.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) SCCM
1 1 (0.44%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.44%) OPNET
1 1 (0.44%) Nagios
1 1 (0.44%) OpenView
Vendors
1 50 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.52%) Oracle
3 16 (7.08%) VMware
4 12 (5.31%) Perforce
5 10 (4.42%) Cisco
6 8 (3.54%) SAP
6 8 (3.54%) Apple
7 7 (3.10%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (3.10%) HP
8 4 (1.77%) Adobe
8 4 (1.77%) Guidewire
9 3 (1.33%) Casewise
9 3 (1.33%) Juniper
9 3 (1.33%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.88%) Cognos
10 2 (0.88%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.88%) Teradata
10 2 (0.88%) Telerik
11 1 (0.44%) Zend
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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