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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 175 115 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.15% 10.07% 6.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.08% 31.77% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 150 100 58
Average salary £35,000 £29,129 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.15% -10.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,875 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,150 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
364 362 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.43% 31.70% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 328 309 253
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +4 120 £33,173 +9.54% 16
Newport +12 33 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Torfaen +3 17 £32,500 +44.44%
Bridgend - 5 £17,500 - 1
Glamorgan - 2 £35,000 -
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 - -
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 125 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (27.83%) SQL
3 77 (24.92%) Computer Science
4 75 (24.27%) Windows
5 74 (23.95%) Analytical Skills
6 73 (23.62%) Microsoft
7 71 (22.98%) Finance
8 66 (21.36%) SQL Server
9 65 (21.04%) Java
10 64 (20.71%) C#
11 57 (18.45%) Telecoms
12 56 (18.12%) HTML
13 54 (17.48%) .NET
14 53 (17.15%) JavaScript
15 51 (16.50%) Linux
16 49 (15.86%) Scrum
17 48 (15.53%) MS Excel
17 48 (15.53%) Banking
18 46 (14.89%) C++
19 45 (14.56%) XML
20 42 (13.59%) Software Engineering
21 40 (12.94%) Project Management
22 36 (11.65%) UML
23 34 (11.00%) ISEB
24 33 (10.68%) ASP.NET
24 33 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
25 30 (9.71%) OO
26 29 (9.39%) HTTP
26 29 (9.39%) JIRA
26 29 (9.39%) QA

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (2.91%) Confluence
2 6 (1.94%) IIS
2 6 (1.94%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (1.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.65%) Apache
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.65%) SAS
5 1 (0.32%) CMS
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.32%) JBoss
5 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 48 (15.53%) MS Excel
2 26 (8.41%) MS Office
3 22 (7.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.24%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.94%) MS Project
6 5 (1.62%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (1.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.97%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.65%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.32%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) INSURE/90
2 1 (0.32%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.29%) SaaS
2 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.39%) HTTP
2 24 (7.77%) DVB
3 18 (5.83%) SNMP
4 16 (5.18%) Internet
5 15 (4.85%) OSPF
5 15 (4.85%) BGP
5 15 (4.85%) VRRP
5 15 (4.85%) Broadband
5 15 (4.85%) DHCP
5 15 (4.85%) Ethernet
6 13 (4.21%) 802.11
6 13 (4.21%) GPON
7 5 (1.62%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.62%) SAN
8 4 (1.29%) Network Security
9 3 (0.97%) Multicast
9 3 (0.97%) Unicast
9 3 (0.97%) IGMP
9 3 (0.97%) RTSP
10 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (21.36%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.18%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (3.56%) DB2
4 9 (2.91%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.62%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.62%) MySQL
9 4 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.97%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.65%) OLAP
11 2 (0.65%) Big Data
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.32%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 29 (9.39%) JIRA
2 23 (7.44%) Cucumber
3 16 (5.18%) Selenium
4 13 (4.21%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.91%) Behat
5 9 (2.91%) TestLink
5 9 (2.91%) Subversion
5 9 (2.91%) JUnit
6 8 (2.59%) Visual Studio
6 8 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.27%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.94%) JMeter
9 5 (1.62%) ClearCase
9 5 (1.62%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.29%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.29%) Rational Rhapsody
10 4 (1.29%) ClearQuest
10 4 (1.29%) FitNesse
10 4 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.97%) NetBeans
General
1 71 (22.98%) Finance
2 57 (18.45%) Telecoms
3 48 (15.53%) Banking
4 24 (7.77%) Marketing
5 17 (5.50%) Back Office
6 14 (4.53%) Advertising
7 7 (2.27%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.94%) Automotive
8 6 (1.94%) Retail
9 5 (1.62%) Multimedia
10 4 (1.29%) Military
11 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.97%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.65%) Law
12 2 (0.65%) Legal
13 1 (0.32%) Electronics
13 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (30.42%) Analyst
2 67 (21.68%) Developer
3 34 (11.00%) Senior Analyst
4 33 (10.68%) .NET Developer
5 30 (9.71%) Test Analyst
6 23 (7.44%) Junior
6 23 (7.44%) Software Engineer
7 19 (6.15%) Project Manager
7 19 (6.15%) C# Developer
8 18 (5.83%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (5.18%) Graduate
9 16 (5.18%) QA Analyst
10 15 (4.85%) Senior NOC Engineer
10 15 (4.85%) NOC Engineer
11 14 (4.53%) Business Analyst
11 14 (4.53%) Support Analyst
12 13 (4.21%) Senior Test Analyst
12 13 (4.21%) Team Leader
13 12 (3.88%) Senior Analyst Programmer
13 12 (3.88%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (18.12%) HTML
2 54 (17.48%) .NET
3 45 (14.56%) XML
4 33 (10.68%) ASP.NET
5 26 (8.41%) AngularJS
6 22 (7.12%) CSS
7 20 (6.47%) PlayReady
8 14 (4.53%) Web Services
9 13 (4.21%) jQuery
9 13 (4.21%) 802.1X
10 12 (3.88%) REST
10 12 (3.88%) JSON
10 12 (3.88%) SOAP
11 11 (3.56%) Ajax
12 10 (3.24%) RESTful
13 7 (2.27%) HTML5
13 7 (2.27%) Java EE
14 6 (1.94%) Spring
14 6 (1.94%) WCF
15 5 (1.62%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 77 (24.92%) Computer Science
2 74 (23.95%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.83%) User Experience
4 13 (4.21%) Statistics
4 13 (4.21%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.24%) Cryptography
5 10 (3.24%) iPhone
5 10 (3.24%) iPad
6 8 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.59%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.59%) DTV
7 6 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.94%) Streaming Video
8 5 (1.62%) AS400
8 5 (1.62%) iSeries
9 4 (1.29%) Physics
9 4 (1.29%) IPTV
10 3 (0.97%) Human Factors
10 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.97%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 75 (24.27%) Windows
2 51 (16.50%) Linux
3 16 (5.18%) Apple iOS
4 14 (4.53%) Android
5 10 (3.24%) CentOS
5 10 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.24%) Mac OS X
6 9 (2.91%) UNIX
7 8 (2.59%) Mac OS
8 7 (2.27%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.62%) Solaris
10 2 (0.65%) Debian
11 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.32%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (15.86%) Scrum
3 42 (13.59%) Software Engineering
4 40 (12.94%) Project Management
5 36 (11.65%) UML
6 33 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (9.71%) OO
8 23 (7.44%) Six Sigma
8 23 (7.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 23 (7.44%) SDLC
9 22 (7.12%) Test Automation
9 22 (7.12%) MVC
9 22 (7.12%) Risk Management
9 22 (7.12%) Software Testing
10 21 (6.80%) Change Management
11 20 (6.47%) Use Case
11 20 (6.47%) Mentoring
12 18 (5.83%) Test Scripting
12 18 (5.83%) CRM
13 17 (5.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 86 (27.83%) SQL
2 65 (21.04%) Java
3 64 (20.71%) C#
4 53 (17.15%) JavaScript
5 46 (14.89%) C++
6 28 (9.06%) PHP
7 26 (8.41%) C
7 26 (8.41%) T-SQL
8 23 (7.44%) Objective-C
9 13 (4.21%) Perl
10 12 (3.88%) Korn
11 10 (3.24%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.91%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.62%) Python
13 5 (1.62%) RPG
13 5 (1.62%) RPG/400
13 5 (1.62%) RPG IV
14 4 (1.29%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.65%) VB
16 1 (0.32%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 34 (11.00%) ISEB
2 19 (6.15%) CCNA
2 19 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (5.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 16 (5.18%) PMP
4 16 (5.18%) PMI Certification
5 12 (3.88%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.56%) ISTQB
7 9 (2.91%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.91%) HND
8 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (1.62%) GSEC
9 5 (1.62%) CRISC
9 5 (1.62%) CISA
9 5 (1.62%) CISM
9 5 (1.62%) CISSP
10 4 (1.29%) CCNP
10 4 (1.29%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.65%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.39%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.29%) SLA
2 4 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (3.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.32%) yum
2 1 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 73 (23.62%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.12%) Oracle
3 20 (6.47%) Perforce
4 16 (5.18%) Cisco
5 14 (4.53%) Red Hat
6 12 (3.88%) Apple
7 10 (3.24%) VMware
8 7 (2.27%) SAP
9 6 (1.94%) Adobe
10 4 (1.29%) HP
10 4 (1.29%) IBM
10 4 (1.29%) Green Hills
11 1 (0.32%) LexisNexis
11 1 (0.32%) Teradata
11 1 (0.32%) Telerik
11 1 (0.32%) Trillium
11 1 (0.32%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.32%) Borland
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Central Employment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Monmouth, Gwent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + annual bonus, health cover
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 10 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Engage Talent
Posted: 18 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 24 days ago