The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 80 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 14 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.25% 1.51% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.57% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 9
Average salary £21,250 £20,250 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
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
1090 1149 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.98% 96.07% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1039 841
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 5 £18,500 -9.75%
Newport +18 4 £25,000 +16.27% 1
Torfaen - 2 £22,500 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £19,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £21,250 -
Graduate
Wales

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title.

1 39 (66.10%) Degree
2 17 (28.81%) Computer Science
2 17 (28.81%) Java
3 16 (27.12%) .NET
4 14 (23.73%) C++
4 14 (23.73%) Marketing
5 13 (22.03%) Mathematics
5 13 (22.03%) SQL
6 12 (20.34%) Blog
6 12 (20.34%) Market Research
6 12 (20.34%) Product Management
6 12 (20.34%) User Stories
7 9 (15.25%) Finance
7 9 (15.25%) C#
7 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
7 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
8 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
9 7 (11.86%) HTML
9 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.86%) Android
10 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (10.17%) Windows
11 5 (8.47%) Linux
11 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
12 4 (6.78%) VMware
12 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (6.78%) Project Management
12 4 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (6.78%) COM
12 4 (6.78%) OO

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.08%) SAN
3 2 (3.39%) DNS
3 2 (3.39%) NAS
3 2 (3.39%) LDAP
3 2 (3.39%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.69%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.69%) Firewall
4 1 (1.69%) Wireless
4 1 (1.69%) VLAN
4 1 (1.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) JUnit
1 2 (3.39%) Xcode
2 1 (1.69%) Selenium
2 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (23.73%) Marketing
2 9 (15.25%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Advertising
4 2 (3.39%) French Language
4 2 (3.39%) German Language
5 1 (1.69%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.69%) Military
5 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) .NET
2 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.86%) HTML
4 4 (6.78%) COM
5 2 (3.39%) J2EE
5 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.39%) Spring
5 2 (3.39%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) jQuery
6 1 (1.69%) HTML5
6 1 (1.69%) CSS3
6 1 (1.69%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.69%) XML
6 1 (1.69%) JSF
6 1 (1.69%) Ajax
6 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.69%) WCF
6 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.03%) Mathematics
3 12 (20.34%) Blog
4 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) iPhone
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Android
2 6 (10.17%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Linux
4 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.69%) UNIX
6 1 (1.69%) Debian
6 1 (1.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Market Research
1 12 (20.34%) Product Management
1 12 (20.34%) User Stories
2 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
3 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (6.78%) OO
3 4 (6.78%) Project Management
4 3 (5.08%) Scrum
4 3 (5.08%) Android Development
4 3 (5.08%) iOS Development
5 2 (3.39%) Change Control
5 2 (3.39%) Automation Testing
5 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
5 2 (3.39%) Information Security
5 2 (3.39%) MVC
6 1 (1.69%) Workflow
6 1 (1.69%) TDD
6 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.69%) Business Development
6 1 (1.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) Java
2 14 (23.73%) C++
3 13 (22.03%) SQL
4 9 (15.25%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.08%) PHP
5 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.08%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.39%) C
7 1 (1.69%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) Groovy
7 1 (1.69%) Python
7 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 39 (66.10%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO 9000
1 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.39%) NFS
3 1 (1.69%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Nagios
1 1 (1.69%) Nessus
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.78%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) Altiris
3 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
3 2 (3.39%) HP
3 2 (3.39%) NetApp
4 1 (1.69%) Remedy
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Akamai
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