The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Welsh Language
Rank 91 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 8 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.70% 1.42% -
As % of the General category 1.59% 3.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,200 £32,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-30.62% +23.07%
Welsh Language
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
503 506 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 44.20% 42.13% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 413 448 297
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Welsh Language
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Welsh Language across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Welsh Language Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Welsh Language
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Welsh Language Salary Trend in South Wales

Welsh Language
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Welsh Language across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Welsh Language Salary Histogram in South Wales

Welsh Language
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 Welsh Language within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 -10 7 £52,500 +64.06%
Caerphilly - 1 £47,500 -
Welsh Language
Wales

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Welsh Language 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 Welsh Language.

1 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 7 (50.00%) Riak
2 7 (50.00%) Scala
2 7 (50.00%) Clojure
2 7 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) Haskell
2 7 (50.00%) Erlang
2 7 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (50.00%) C
2 7 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Maven
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Go
5 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (14.29%) Talend
5 2 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (14.29%) iSeries
5 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) HND
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Welsh Language 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 Welsh Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (50.00%) Riak
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Hudson
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (7.14%) NetBeans
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Erlang Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Office Manager
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) EJB
1 1 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (7.14%) Java EE
1 1 (7.14%) JPA
1 1 (7.14%) JSF
1 1 (7.14%) OSGi
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) AS400
1 2 (14.29%) iSeries
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 7 (50.00%) Functional Programming
1 7 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C
1 7 (50.00%) C++
1 7 (50.00%) Clojure
1 7 (50.00%) Erlang
1 7 (50.00%) Haskell
1 7 (50.00%) Scala
2 3 (21.43%) Go
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) HND
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Talend
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft