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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Welsh Language
Rank 91 63 91
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +28
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 8 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.64% 2.48% 0.27%
As % of the General category 1.48% 6.63% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 0
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £30,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%
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
540 407 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 43.06% 37.34% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 481 365 288
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -30 8 £60,000 +71.42%
Welsh Language
Wales

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (53.85%) Performance Management
3 7 (53.85%) DWR
3 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
3 7 (53.85%) Benchmarking
3 7 (53.85%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
5 2 (15.38%) Riak
5 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Go
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Programming
5 2 (15.38%) People Management
5 2 (15.38%) SaaS
5 2 (15.38%) Clojure
5 2 (15.38%) CentOS
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Scala
5 2 (15.38%) Haskell
5 2 (15.38%) Erlang
5 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) SaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 2 (15.38%) Riak
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Services Delivery Manager
1 7 (53.85%) Service Manager
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
1 7 (53.85%) Delivery Manager
1 7 (53.85%) AWS Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Network Operations Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) DWR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) CentOS
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Management
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
2 7 (53.85%) Benchmarking
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Programming
3 2 (15.38%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) C++
1 2 (15.38%) Haskell
1 2 (15.38%) Erlang
1 2 (15.38%) Scala
1 2 (15.38%) Clojure
1 2 (15.38%) Go
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Python
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware