The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 21 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 8 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 8.79% 3.17% 8.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.57% 6.45% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Average salary £42,500 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £22,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Degree
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 30.77% 49.21% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 13
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Degree
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Degree Salary Trend in Torfaen

Degree
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Torfaen

Degree
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
Cwmbran +2 8 £42,500 +88.88% 1
Degree
South Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 15 (88.24%) Computer Science
2 13 (76.47%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
5 8 (47.06%) Mobile Marketing
5 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) HTTP
5 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
5 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) Advertising
5 8 (47.06%) Marketing
6 7 (41.18%) Internet
6 7 (41.18%) OOD
6 7 (41.18%) MySQL
7 6 (35.29%) Big Data
7 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
7 6 (35.29%) UNIX
7 6 (35.29%) C
7 6 (35.29%) C++
7 6 (35.29%) Multimedia
8 5 (29.41%) PaaS
8 5 (29.41%) XML
8 5 (29.41%) CSS
8 5 (29.41%) HTML5
8 5 (29.41%) Python
8 5 (29.41%) OO
8 5 (29.41%) Web Development
9 4 (23.53%) Time Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) HTTP
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
2 6 (35.29%) Big Data
2 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
1 3 (17.65%) GCC
1 3 (17.65%) GDB
1 3 (17.65%) Automake
General
1 8 (47.06%) Advertising
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C++ Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Graduate
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) CSS
2 5 (29.41%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) POSIX
3 3 (17.65%) Pthreads
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) DTV
2 4 (23.53%) IPTV
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Algorithms
4 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Android
3 4 (23.53%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
2 8 (47.06%) Mobile Marketing
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) OOD
4 5 (29.41%) OO
4 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 4 (23.53%) Time Management
5 4 (23.53%) OOP
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (23.53%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) ETL
8 1 (5.88%) Android Development
8 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) C
3 6 (35.29%) C++
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
7 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 2 (11.76%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Zend