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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 84 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 13 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.23% 1.39% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.42% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 13
Median salary £23,250 £18,750 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £16,150 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £22,000 £24,600
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
Graduate
Wales

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
1033 1130 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.82% 98.26% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 918 977 945
Median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
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 3 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 8 £22,750 +21.33%
Newport -7 3 £21,500 +2.38%
Torfaen - 2 £23,500 - 1
Graduate
Wales

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 23 (63.89%) Degree
2 14 (38.89%) Computer Science
3 12 (33.33%) .NET
4 11 (30.56%) Java
5 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 10 (27.78%) C#
6 8 (22.22%) HTML
6 8 (22.22%) SQL
6 8 (22.22%) CSS
7 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
8 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 6 (16.67%) SDLC
9 5 (13.89%) MVC
9 5 (13.89%) Scrum
9 5 (13.89%) MySQL
9 5 (13.89%) C++
9 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (13.89%) Node.js
10 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
10 4 (11.11%) Oracle
10 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
10 4 (11.11%) Web Services
10 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (8.33%) Sass

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 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) RS-232
2 1 (2.78%) VoIP
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Multimedia
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) CSS
2 8 (22.22%) HTML
3 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Node.js
5 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 4 (11.11%) Web Services
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.33%) Ajax
6 3 (8.33%) jQuery
6 3 (8.33%) RESTful
6 3 (8.33%) Sass
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (5.56%) CSS3
7 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.56%) Java EE
7 2 (5.56%) JSF
7 2 (5.56%) JSON
7 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.67%) SDLC
3 5 (13.89%) MVC
3 5 (13.89%) Scrum
4 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (8.33%) DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) TDD
4 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (5.56%) Kanban
5 2 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
6 1 (2.78%) ERP
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL
6 1 (2.78%) Service Management
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) C#
2 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) C++
5 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.33%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) C
7 2 (5.56%) Groovy
7 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.56%) Python
8 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.78%) Scala
8 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Sage
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