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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 110 107 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.17% 11.64% 9.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.54% 29.81% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 88 86 86
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +14.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £47,500
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
293 359 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.44% 39.06% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 252 299 208
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +10.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £50,000 £55,000
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 27 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 27 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
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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 -17 44 £30,000 -22.64% 7
Torfaen +8 37 £43,000 +22.85% 1
Newport -12 14 £45,000 +100.00% 2
Glamorgan -4 4 £42,500 - 1
Bridgend 0 2 £17,750 -40.83% 3
Caerphilly 0 2 - -
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 84 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (31.22%) SQL
3 65 (27.43%) Finance
4 51 (21.52%) Microsoft
5 47 (19.83%) Windows
6 46 (19.41%) Banking
6 46 (19.41%) Computer Science
7 43 (18.14%) Java
7 43 (18.14%) Analytical Skills
8 40 (16.88%) C++
9 39 (16.46%) HTML
10 38 (16.03%) Telecoms
11 37 (15.61%) JavaScript
12 36 (15.19%) C
13 35 (14.77%) SQL Server
14 32 (13.50%) OO
15 30 (12.66%) HTTP
16 29 (12.24%) Software Engineering
17 28 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
18 27 (11.39%) Internet
19 26 (10.97%) MS Excel
20 25 (10.55%) .NET
20 25 (10.55%) Unit Testing
21 24 (10.13%) C#
21 24 (10.13%) ISEB
21 24 (10.13%) DVB
22 23 (9.70%) XML
22 23 (9.70%) Web Application Development
22 23 (9.70%) Business Analysis
23 22 (9.28%) JIRA

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (3.38%) SAS
2 3 (1.27%) IIS
2 3 (1.27%) Apache
2 3 (1.27%) Confluence
2 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.84%) CMS
4 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.42%) WordPress
4 1 (0.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 26 (10.97%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.33%) MS Office
3 8 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.38%) MS Project
3 8 (3.38%) AutoCAD
4 7 (2.95%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.11%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.69%) SPSS
6 4 (1.69%) Fireworks
6 4 (1.69%) EViews
6 4 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.84%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.69%) INSURE/90
2 3 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.42%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.42%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.11%) PaaS
2 2 (0.84%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.66%) HTTP
2 27 (11.39%) Internet
3 24 (10.13%) DVB
4 5 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.11%) VPN
4 5 (2.11%) LAN
4 5 (2.11%) WAN
5 4 (1.69%) Firewall
5 4 (1.69%) SAN
6 3 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.27%) Wireless
6 3 (1.27%) DHCP
6 3 (1.27%) WLAN
7 2 (0.84%) FTP
7 2 (0.84%) VoIP
7 2 (0.84%) DNS
7 2 (0.84%) SSL
7 2 (0.84%) Network Security
8 1 (0.42%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.42%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (5.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (4.64%) Big Data
6 11 (4.64%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (2.95%) MySQL
8 7 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.53%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.69%) OLTP
12 3 (1.27%) Oracle Discoverer
13 2 (0.84%) MS Access
13 2 (0.84%) DB2
13 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.42%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 22 (9.28%) JIRA
2 9 (3.80%) Cucumber
3 7 (2.95%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.11%) Selenium
4 5 (2.11%) Subversion
5 4 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.69%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.27%) TestLink
6 3 (1.27%) JUnit
6 3 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.84%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.84%) GCC
7 2 (0.84%) GDB
7 2 (0.84%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.84%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.84%) Automake
8 1 (0.42%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.42%) Behat
8 1 (0.42%) MSTest
General
1 65 (27.43%) Finance
2 46 (19.41%) Banking
3 38 (16.03%) Telecoms
4 18 (7.59%) Advertising
5 12 (5.06%) Marketing
6 7 (2.95%) Retail
6 7 (2.95%) Automotive
7 6 (2.53%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.69%) Legal
8 4 (1.69%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.69%) Billing
9 3 (1.27%) Electronics
9 3 (1.27%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.84%) Games
11 1 (0.42%) Military
11 1 (0.42%) French Language
11 1 (0.42%) German Language
11 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 93 (39.24%) Analyst
2 59 (24.89%) Developer
3 43 (18.14%) Senior Analyst
4 30 (12.66%) Programmer
5 27 (11.39%) Analyst Programmer
5 27 (11.39%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 27 (11.39%) Senior Programmer
6 22 (9.28%) Business Analyst
7 21 (8.86%) Senior Developer
7 21 (8.86%) Developer Analyst
8 18 (7.59%) Test Analyst
9 15 (6.33%) Team Leader
10 12 (5.06%) Architect
11 11 (4.64%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.64%) Senior Test Analyst
12 10 (4.22%) Junior
12 10 (4.22%) Graduate
13 9 (3.80%) Project Manager
13 9 (3.80%) C++ Developer
14 8 (3.38%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.46%) HTML
2 25 (10.55%) .NET
3 23 (9.70%) XML
4 19 (8.02%) Web Services
5 17 (7.17%) CSS
6 12 (5.06%) ASP.NET
7 10 (4.22%) J2EE
8 9 (3.80%) HTML5
9 8 (3.38%) Hibernate
9 8 (3.38%) SOAP
9 8 (3.38%) Struts
9 8 (3.38%) WebKit
10 7 (2.95%) OpenGL
10 7 (2.95%) GStreamer
10 7 (2.95%) jQuery
11 6 (2.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (2.53%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (2.53%) REST
12 5 (2.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (19.41%) Computer Science
2 43 (18.14%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.91%) iPhone
3 14 (5.91%) iPad
3 14 (5.91%) Cryptography
4 13 (5.49%) Mobile App
5 12 (5.06%) Over-the-Top Content
6 11 (4.64%) Streaming Video
7 9 (3.80%) User Experience
8 8 (3.38%) Video on Demand
8 8 (3.38%) Statistics
8 8 (3.38%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.53%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.11%) GIS
11 4 (1.69%) DTV
11 4 (1.69%) Physics
11 4 (1.69%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.69%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.27%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.83%) Windows
2 20 (8.44%) Android
3 17 (7.17%) Apple iOS
4 15 (6.33%) Linux
5 14 (5.91%) Mac OS X
6 11 (4.64%) UNIX
7 9 (3.80%) Mac OS
8 5 (2.11%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.69%) CentOS
9 4 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.42%) Debian
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (13.50%) OO
3 29 (12.24%) Software Engineering
4 28 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (10.55%) Unit Testing
6 23 (9.70%) Web Application Development
6 23 (9.70%) Business Analysis
7 22 (9.28%) ETL
7 22 (9.28%) Mentoring
8 21 (8.86%) Data Migration
8 21 (8.86%) DRM
8 21 (8.86%) Migration
9 20 (8.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (8.44%) Project Management
10 19 (8.02%) Coaching
11 16 (6.75%) Scrum
11 16 (6.75%) PRINCE2
11 16 (6.75%) OOD
12 15 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (5.91%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 74 (31.22%) SQL
2 43 (18.14%) Java
3 40 (16.88%) C++
4 37 (15.61%) JavaScript
5 36 (15.19%) C
6 24 (10.13%) C#
7 18 (7.59%) Objective-C
8 8 (3.38%) PHP
8 8 (3.38%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.38%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.38%) Python
9 6 (2.53%) RPG
9 6 (2.53%) Perl
10 5 (2.11%) RPG/400
10 5 (2.11%) RPG IV
11 4 (1.69%) R
11 4 (1.69%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.69%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.27%) Korn
13 2 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (10.13%) ISEB
2 15 (6.33%) ISTQB
3 9 (3.80%) HND
3 9 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.38%) HNC
5 7 (2.95%) MCDBA
6 5 (2.11%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.69%) SAP Certification
8 3 (1.27%) CISSP
8 3 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.27%) CISA
8 3 (1.27%) CISM
8 3 (1.27%) GSEC
8 3 (1.27%) CRISC
8 3 (1.27%) APMG
8 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.84%) CCNA
9 2 (0.84%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.64%) QA
2 7 (2.95%) SLA
3 5 (2.11%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.42%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (2.53%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) OpenView
1 1 (0.42%) Nagios
1 1 (0.42%) OPNET
1 1 (0.42%) SCCM
1 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.42%) yum
1 1 (0.42%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 51 (21.52%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.86%) Perforce
3 17 (7.17%) Oracle
4 16 (6.75%) VMware
5 14 (5.91%) Apple
6 10 (4.22%) SAP
7 8 (3.38%) HP
7 8 (3.38%) Cisco
8 7 (2.95%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (2.53%) Adobe
10 4 (1.69%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.69%) Guidewire
11 3 (1.27%) Telerik
11 3 (1.27%) Casewise
12 2 (0.84%) Teradata
12 2 (0.84%) Green Hills
12 2 (0.84%) Cognos
12 2 (0.84%) Juniper
13 1 (0.42%) BMC
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Premier Engineering
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chepstow, Gwent
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits relocation, shares, pension, medic
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Tank Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Salary: From £32,277 to £36,309 per annum Depending on your current salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Roc Search
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Control 2K Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + excellemnt comission structure
Posted: 21 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago