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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 20 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 10 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 8.40% 3.70% 9.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.25% 8.70% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 9
Average salary £22,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £36,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £36,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
32 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 26.89% 42.59% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 14
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £40,000 £49,000
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
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 26 January 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
Cwmbran -1 10 £22,000 -38.88% 1
Degree
South Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (66.67%) Java
3 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (58.33%) C
3 14 (58.33%) HTTP
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (54.17%) Internet
4 13 (54.17%) HTML
5 12 (50.00%) C++
6 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
7 10 (41.67%) Windows
8 9 (37.50%) OO
8 9 (37.50%) OOD
8 9 (37.50%) Web Application Development
9 8 (33.33%) Mobile Marketing
9 8 (33.33%) Marketing
9 8 (33.33%) Android
9 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 8 (33.33%) Linux
9 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 8 (33.33%) Advertising
10 7 (29.17%) MySQL
11 6 (25.00%) CSS
11 6 (25.00%) UNIX
11 6 (25.00%) OOP
11 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (25.00%) DRM
11 6 (25.00%) DTV
11 6 (25.00%) DVB
11 6 (25.00%) Multimedia

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) HTTP
2 13 (54.17%) Internet
3 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (25.00%) DVB
5 3 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
2 6 (25.00%) Big Data
2 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.50%) GCC
2 3 (12.50%) GDB
2 3 (12.50%) Automake
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 8 (33.33%) Advertising
1 8 (33.33%) Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Software Developer
3 6 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 4 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Graduate
4 4 (16.67%) Junior
5 3 (12.50%) Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Junior Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Multimedia Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) CSS
2 6 (25.00%) HTML5
3 5 (20.83%) XML
4 4 (16.67%) WebKit
5 3 (12.50%) Pthreads
5 3 (12.50%) REST
5 3 (12.50%) POSIX
5 3 (12.50%) SOAP
5 3 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (8.33%) OpenGL
6 2 (8.33%) GStreamer
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.17%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) .NET
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) DTV
3 4 (16.67%) Streaming Video
3 4 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 4 (16.67%) IPTV
3 4 (16.67%) iPhone
3 4 (16.67%) Video on Demand
3 4 (16.67%) iPad
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Android
3 6 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 6 (25.00%) UNIX
4 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
5 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
3 9 (37.50%) OOD
3 9 (37.50%) OO
3 9 (37.50%) Web Application Development
4 8 (33.33%) Mobile Marketing
4 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 6 (25.00%) OOP
5 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (25.00%) DRM
5 6 (25.00%) Change Management
5 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (25.00%) Coaching
6 5 (20.83%) Web Development
7 4 (16.67%) Time Management
8 3 (12.50%) Android Development
8 3 (12.50%) iOS Development
9 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) C
3 12 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) Python
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 3 (12.50%) PHP
7 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (8.33%) Perl
8 1 (4.17%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Perforce
2 4 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Zend
Cwmbran, Gwent
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