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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Wales / South Wales
Rank 13 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 125 130 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.03% 12.20% 10.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.88% 40.88% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 113 98 103
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
232 318 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.04% 29.83% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 206 275 279
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,580 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +1 81 £35,000 +4.20% 12
Newport +6 32 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Torfaen +17 15 £27,000 -26.02%
Caerphilly +1 2 £45,250 +29.28%
Bridgend - 2 £30,250 - 1
Neath Port Talbot +8 1 £37,500 +7.79%
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Degree.

1 95 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (32.54%) Finance
3 71 (28.17%) Computer Science
4 65 (25.79%) Java
5 52 (20.63%) Software Engineering
6 48 (19.05%) SQL
7 45 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 44 (17.46%) C#
9 40 (15.87%) C++
10 38 (15.08%) HTML
11 37 (14.68%) Project Management
12 36 (14.29%) SDLC
13 34 (13.49%) Advertising
13 34 (13.49%) Mathematics
14 33 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
15 31 (12.30%) Web Services
16 30 (11.90%) .NET
16 30 (11.90%) Windows
16 30 (11.90%) Python
17 29 (11.51%) JavaScript
17 29 (11.51%) CSS
17 29 (11.51%) Business Analysis
18 27 (10.71%) Scrum
19 26 (10.32%) Spring
20 25 (9.92%) Feasibility Study
21 23 (9.13%) Telecoms
22 22 (8.73%) ISEB
22 22 (8.73%) C
22 22 (8.73%) MS Excel
23 21 (8.33%) ITIL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.17%) Apache Spark
1 8 (3.17%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.59%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.19%) Drupal
3 3 (1.19%) JBoss
4 2 (0.79%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.79%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.40%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) SAS
5 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.35%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) Doxygen
3 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.79%) SPSS
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.40%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.38%) IaaS
3 6 (2.38%) Office 365
3 6 (2.38%) PaaS
4 5 (1.98%) SaaS
5 2 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.40%) AdWords
6 1 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.78%) LAN
2 7 (2.78%) WAN
3 5 (1.98%) Firewall
3 5 (1.98%) IPsec
3 5 (1.98%) SSL
3 5 (1.98%) VPN
4 4 (1.59%) Broadband
4 4 (1.59%) DHCP
4 4 (1.59%) DNS
4 4 (1.59%) Internet
5 3 (1.19%) VoIP
6 2 (0.79%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.79%) Network Security
7 1 (0.40%) DECT
7 1 (0.40%) RS-232
7 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.16%) MongoDB
3 9 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.17%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.38%) Big Data
6 6 (2.38%) HBase
6 6 (2.38%) MySQL
7 5 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.59%) Sqoop
9 3 (1.19%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.79%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.79%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (3.17%) Eclipse
1 8 (3.17%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.38%) Grunt
3 6 (2.38%) gulp
3 6 (2.38%) JMeter
3 6 (2.38%) Selenium
3 6 (2.38%) webpack
4 4 (1.59%) Maven
5 3 (1.19%) Ant
6 2 (0.79%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.79%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.79%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.40%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.40%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.40%) Toad
7 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (32.54%) Finance
2 34 (13.49%) Advertising
3 23 (9.13%) Telecoms
4 17 (6.75%) Banking
5 12 (4.76%) Marketing
6 9 (3.57%) Retail
7 8 (3.17%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.98%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.59%) Billing
9 4 (1.59%) Games
10 3 (1.19%) Automotive
10 3 (1.19%) Back Office
10 3 (1.19%) Electronics
10 3 (1.19%) Military
11 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.79%) Legal
11 2 (0.79%) Publishing
12 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 91 (36.11%) Analyst
2 63 (25.00%) Developer
3 32 (12.70%) Business Analyst
4 29 (11.51%) Software Engineer
5 26 (10.32%) Senior Analyst
6 24 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 22 (8.73%) Support Analyst
8 21 (8.33%) Applications Support
8 21 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
9 19 (7.54%) Graduate
10 16 (6.35%) Analyst Programmer
10 16 (6.35%) Junior
10 16 (6.35%) Programmer
10 16 (6.35%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 16 (6.35%) Senior Programme Analyst
10 16 (6.35%) Senior Programmer
11 14 (5.56%) Software Developer
12 13 (5.16%) Research Engineer
13 11 (4.37%) Project Manager
14 10 (3.97%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.08%) HTML
2 31 (12.30%) Web Services
3 30 (11.90%) .NET
4 29 (11.51%) CSS
5 26 (10.32%) Spring
6 19 (7.54%) SOAP
7 18 (7.14%) JPA
8 17 (6.75%) Hibernate
9 16 (6.35%) REST
10 15 (5.95%) J2EE
10 15 (5.95%) Natural Language Processing
11 14 (5.56%) HTML5
12 10 (3.97%) ASP.NET
12 10 (3.97%) RESTful
13 9 (3.57%) Node.js
14 8 (3.17%) Ajax
14 8 (3.17%) AngularJS
14 8 (3.17%) Apache Camel
14 8 (3.17%) Java EE
14 8 (3.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 71 (28.17%) Computer Science
2 34 (13.49%) Mathematics
3 33 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (8.33%) Statistics
5 15 (5.95%) Physics
6 14 (5.56%) iSeries
7 13 (5.16%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (5.16%) Health Informatics
7 13 (5.16%) Informatics
7 13 (5.16%) Life Science
8 11 (4.37%) User Experience
9 8 (3.17%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.78%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.59%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.59%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.19%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.19%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.19%) Digital TV
12 3 (1.19%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.90%) Windows
2 17 (6.75%) Linux
3 15 (5.95%) Android
4 12 (4.76%) Unix
4 12 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.17%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.59%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.59%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.79%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (20.63%) Software Engineering
3 37 (14.68%) Project Management
4 36 (14.29%) SDLC
5 29 (11.51%) Business Analysis
6 27 (10.71%) Scrum
7 25 (9.92%) Feasibility Study
8 21 (8.33%) ITIL
9 18 (7.14%) TDD
9 18 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 18 (7.14%) Web Development
10 16 (6.35%) Analytics
10 16 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (6.35%) Waterfall
11 15 (5.95%) Data Analysis
11 15 (5.95%) Machine Learning
12 14 (5.56%) PRINCE2
13 13 (5.16%) OO
13 13 (5.16%) Validation
14 12 (4.76%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (25.79%) Java
2 48 (19.05%) SQL
3 44 (17.46%) C#
4 40 (15.87%) C++
5 30 (11.90%) Python
6 29 (11.51%) JavaScript
7 22 (8.73%) C
8 14 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 12 (4.76%) VB.NET
10 11 (4.37%) Objective-C
11 10 (3.97%) PHP
12 9 (3.57%) Scala
13 6 (2.38%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.59%) Go
14 4 (1.59%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.59%) RPG
14 4 (1.59%) RPG IV
14 4 (1.59%) RPG/400
14 4 (1.59%) Ruby
15 3 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (8.73%) ISEB
2 15 (5.95%) HND
3 11 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.97%) MCSE
5 7 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.38%) CBAP
6 6 (2.38%) IIBA
6 6 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (1.98%) MCSA
7 5 (1.98%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.98%) PMP
8 4 (1.59%) CISSP
8 4 (1.59%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (1.59%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.59%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.19%) CCNA
9 3 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.19%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.37%) QA
2 6 (2.38%) SLA
3 5 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) MISRA
5 1 (0.40%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.37%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.17%) HDFS
4 6 (2.38%) Firmware
4 6 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.38%) vSphere
5 2 (0.79%) Docker
6 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (5.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 45 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.56%) IBM
3 9 (3.57%) Oracle
4 7 (2.78%) SAP
4 7 (2.78%) VMware
5 4 (1.59%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.59%) Cloudera
5 4 (1.59%) Guidewire
5 4 (1.59%) Hortonworks
6 3 (1.19%) Cisco
7 2 (0.79%) Adobe
7 2 (0.79%) Google
7 2 (0.79%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.40%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (0.40%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.40%) Sage
8 1 (0.40%) Siemens
8 1 (0.40%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.40%) Zend
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