The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Wales / South Wales
Rank 73 85 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 7 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.85% 0.90% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.92% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 9
Median salary £22,000 £21,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £19,900 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,650 £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
805 1195 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.05% 97.87% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 709 1029 1036
Median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Graduate
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the South Wales region.

Graduate Salary Trend in South Wales

Graduate
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Graduate Salary Histogram in South Wales

Graduate
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 Graduate within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 February 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 +5 3 £22,000 +4.76% 1
Newport - 2 £22,500 -
Torfaen - 2 £28,250 -
Graduate
Wales

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) CSS
4 7 (30.43%) .NET
4 7 (30.43%) C#
5 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) RESTful
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
6 4 (17.39%) Java
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) OO
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Multimedia
7 3 (13.04%) Ajax
7 3 (13.04%) MVC
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (13.04%) HTML5
7 3 (13.04%) Node.js
7 3 (13.04%) CSS3
7 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
8 2 (8.70%) JSF
8 2 (8.70%) JSON
8 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.70%) Java EE

Graduate Skill Set
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 2 (8.70%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) RS-232
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (13.04%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Military
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) CSS
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) RESTful
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) Ajax
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.04%) CSS3
4 3 (13.04%) HTML5
4 3 (13.04%) Node.js
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) Java EE
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) JSF
5 2 (8.70%) JSON
5 2 (8.70%) Sass
5 2 (8.70%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) SVG
6 1 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) OO
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (4.35%) OOD
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
5 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) Groovy
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Scala
6 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Sage
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