The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 134 104 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.20% 10.12% 9.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.17% 38.95% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 108 96 77
Average salary £35,783 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
404 267 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 39.80% 25.97% 33.23%
Number of salaries quoted 339 243 277
Average salary £37,000 £36,400 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.64% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
Wales

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +13 93 £38,783 +19.33% 11
Newport +16 19 £20,500 -40.57% 5
Bridgend +5 9 £30,000 +46.34%
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £23,500 - 1
Caerphilly -2 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Torfaen +1 1 £34,000 -2.85% 3
Glamorgan - 1 - -
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 86 (40.00%) SQL
2 78 (36.28%) Banking
3 77 (35.81%) Telecoms
4 76 (35.35%) Unit Testing
5 55 (25.58%) Java
6 53 (24.65%) HTML
7 42 (19.53%) RPG
7 42 (19.53%) RPG IV
8 41 (19.07%) XML
9 38 (17.67%) CSS
9 38 (17.67%) Computer Science
10 37 (17.21%) .NET
10 37 (17.21%) J2EE
11 36 (16.74%) Web Services
12 35 (16.28%) Microsoft
13 32 (14.88%) JavaScript
14 31 (14.42%) Finance
15 30 (13.95%) Hibernate
16 28 (13.02%) Relational Database
17 24 (11.16%) DB2
17 24 (11.16%) Software Engineering
17 24 (11.16%) INSURE/90
18 21 (9.77%) JSP
18 21 (9.77%) MS Excel
19 20 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (9.30%) Scrum
19 20 (9.30%) jQuery
20 19 (8.84%) WebSphere
20 19 (8.84%) Electronics
20 19 (8.84%) Migration

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 19 (8.84%) WebSphere
1 19 (8.84%) Tomcat
2 18 (8.37%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (4.65%) IIS
4 8 (3.72%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.79%) CMS
6 5 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.47%) Mule
9 1 (0.47%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.26%) MS Office
3 5 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (11.16%) INSURE/90
2 1 (0.47%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.47%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (0.47%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.47%) SAP PS
2 1 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.47%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.47%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.65%) Internet
2 7 (3.26%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.33%) NAS
3 5 (2.33%) SAN
4 3 (1.40%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.93%) LAN
5 2 (0.93%) WAN
5 2 (0.93%) HTTP
5 2 (0.93%) SSL
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.47%) IMAP
6 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.47%) SNMP
6 1 (0.47%) DNS
6 1 (0.47%) POP3
6 1 (0.47%) DHCP
6 1 (0.47%) ADSL
6 1 (0.47%) Firewall
6 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.02%) Relational Database
2 24 (11.16%) DB2
3 18 (8.37%) RDBMS
4 16 (7.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.86%) MySQL
6 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.93%) MS Access
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.47%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 18 (8.37%) Eclipse
1 18 (8.37%) Rational Application Developer
2 7 (3.26%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.33%) WebLogic Workshop
4 4 (1.86%) CruiseControl
4 4 (1.86%) Subversion
4 4 (1.86%) Maven
4 4 (1.86%) Ant
4 4 (1.86%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.40%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.40%) Hudson
5 3 (1.40%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.40%) JBehave
5 3 (1.40%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.40%) Selenium
5 3 (1.40%) JIRA
5 3 (1.40%) JUnit
6 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.93%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (36.28%) Banking
2 77 (35.81%) Telecoms
3 31 (14.42%) Finance
4 19 (8.84%) Electronics
5 17 (7.91%) Marketing
6 12 (5.58%) Billing
7 9 (4.19%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.72%) Advertising
9 6 (2.79%) Aerospace
9 6 (2.79%) Military
10 5 (2.33%) Avionics
11 4 (1.86%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.86%) Games
12 3 (1.40%) Retail
13 2 (0.93%) Legal
14 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 96 (44.65%) Analyst
2 53 (24.65%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (11.63%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 25 (11.63%) Analyst Programmer
3 25 (11.63%) Programmer
3 25 (11.63%) Senior Programmer
3 25 (11.63%) Developer
4 23 (10.70%) Software Engineer
5 12 (5.58%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (4.19%) Test Analyst
7 8 (3.72%) Web Team Leader
7 8 (3.72%) Technical Manager
7 8 (3.72%) Team Leader
7 8 (3.72%) Development Team Leader
7 8 (3.72%) .NET Developer
7 8 (3.72%) Architect
7 8 (3.72%) Web Development Team Leader
8 7 (3.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 7 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (2.79%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (24.65%) HTML
2 41 (19.07%) XML
3 38 (17.67%) CSS
4 37 (17.21%) .NET
4 37 (17.21%) J2EE
5 36 (16.74%) Web Services
6 30 (13.95%) Hibernate
7 21 (9.77%) JSP
8 20 (9.30%) jQuery
9 19 (8.84%) Spring
10 13 (6.05%) Struts
11 11 (5.12%) .NET Framework
12 10 (4.65%) ASP.NET
13 8 (3.72%) Ajax
13 8 (3.72%) JSON
13 8 (3.72%) CSS3
13 8 (3.72%) HTML5
14 6 (2.79%) XHTML
14 6 (2.79%) EDI
14 6 (2.79%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.67%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.51%) Mathematics
3 12 (5.58%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.19%) Client/Server
5 9 (4.19%) Statistics
6 8 (3.72%) Physics
7 2 (0.93%) Firmware
8 1 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.47%) Arduino
8 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.47%) SCADA
8 1 (0.47%) W3C
8 1 (0.47%) DTV
8 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.44%) Windows
2 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (3.26%) Linux
3 6 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.86%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.86%) UNIX
5 3 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.40%) Solaris
6 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.47%) Android
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (35.35%) Unit Testing
2 24 (11.16%) Software Engineering
3 20 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (9.30%) Scrum
4 19 (8.84%) Migration
5 18 (8.37%) RAD
5 18 (8.37%) ETL
5 18 (8.37%) Data Migration
6 16 (7.44%) ITIL
7 15 (6.98%) Project Management
8 13 (6.05%) Web Development
8 13 (6.05%) MVC
9 11 (5.12%) OO
9 11 (5.12%) Change Management
9 11 (5.12%) Web Design
10 10 (4.65%) Performance Testing
11 9 (4.19%) Integration Testing
11 9 (4.19%) PRINCE2
11 9 (4.19%) Service Delivery
11 9 (4.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (40.00%) SQL
2 55 (25.58%) Java
3 42 (19.53%) RPG
3 42 (19.53%) RPG IV
4 32 (14.88%) JavaScript
5 18 (8.37%) C#
5 18 (8.37%) RPG/400
6 13 (6.05%) C++
7 11 (5.12%) VB
8 10 (4.65%) C
9 6 (2.79%) Embedded C
10 4 (1.86%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.40%) Groovy
11 3 (1.40%) PHP
12 2 (0.93%) VB6
12 2 (0.93%) VC++
12 2 (0.93%) XQuery
12 2 (0.93%) XPath
13 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (3.72%) ISEB
1 8 (3.72%) ISTQB
2 5 (2.33%) SAP Certification
3 3 (1.40%) RHCE
3 3 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.47%) CCNA
5 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.72%) SLA
2 7 (3.26%) QA
3 5 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (2.33%) VMware ESX
2 4 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) OpenView
2 1 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.47%) Netcool
2 1 (0.47%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.84%) IBM
3 13 (6.05%) Oracle
4 12 (5.58%) Guidewire
5 10 (4.65%) VMware
5 10 (4.65%) HP
6 8 (3.72%) SAP
6 8 (3.72%) NetApp
7 7 (3.26%) Cisco
8 5 (2.33%) 3PAR
8 5 (2.33%) Brocade
9 3 (1.40%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.40%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.40%) Adobe
10 1 (0.47%) F5
10 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.47%) WatchGuard
10 1 (0.47%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.47%) Juniper
10 1 (0.47%) Dell
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £12000 - £13000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 42,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
RPS
Salary: + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Neath Port Talbot
Petrie Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cardiff
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago