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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 6 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 34 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 28.33% 7.14% 5.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 85.00% 37.50% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 3
Average salary £43,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £33,700 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
40 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 33.33% 19.05% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 7
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
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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 +9 34 £43,000 +32.30%
Degree
South Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (74.42%) C++
2 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (65.12%) DVB
3 28 (65.12%) C
4 25 (58.14%) Windows
5 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
5 24 (55.81%) OO
5 24 (55.81%) HTTP
5 24 (55.81%) Internet
5 24 (55.81%) DRM
5 24 (55.81%) Perforce
5 24 (55.81%) JIRA
5 24 (55.81%) Web Application Development
6 22 (51.16%) Java
7 21 (48.84%) Computer Science
8 20 (46.51%) Objective-C
9 17 (39.53%) HTML
9 17 (39.53%) Android
10 16 (37.21%) iPhone
10 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
10 16 (37.21%) iPad
10 16 (37.21%) Apple iOS
10 16 (37.21%) Mac OS X
10 16 (37.21%) Apple
10 16 (37.21%) Cryptography
11 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (27.91%) Over-the-Top Content
12 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
12 12 (27.91%) Coaching
12 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (9.30%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Node.js
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (65.12%) DVB
2 24 (55.81%) HTTP
2 24 (55.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (55.81%) JIRA
2 4 (9.30%) JUnit
2 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
2 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.30%) TestLink
3 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.33%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (9.30%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Team Leader
2 8 (18.60%) Architect
2 8 (18.60%) Desktop Team Leader
3 6 (13.95%) Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Architect
5 4 (9.30%) C++ Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Multimedia Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Junior
7 2 (4.65%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Senior QA Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Graduate
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Author
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Author
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Tester
8 1 (2.33%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) HTML
2 8 (18.60%) OpenGL
2 8 (18.60%) GStreamer
2 8 (18.60%) WebKit
3 4 (9.30%) .NET
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.65%) WCF
5 1 (2.33%) HTML5
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Computer Science
2 16 (37.21%) iPhone
2 16 (37.21%) iPad
2 16 (37.21%) Cryptography
3 12 (27.91%) Over-the-Top Content
3 12 (27.91%) Streaming Video
3 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
4 8 (18.60%) Video on Demand
5 4 (9.30%) Statistics
5 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
5 4 (9.30%) DTV
5 4 (9.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Android
3 16 (37.21%) Mac OS X
3 16 (37.21%) Apple iOS
4 8 (18.60%) Mac OS
5 4 (9.30%) CentOS
5 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) DRM
2 24 (55.81%) OO
2 24 (55.81%) Web Application Development
3 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
4 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
5 12 (27.91%) Coaching
6 8 (18.60%) Android Development
6 8 (18.60%) iOS Development
6 8 (18.60%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (18.60%) OOD
6 8 (18.60%) UML
6 8 (18.60%) OOP
6 8 (18.60%) Change Management
7 7 (16.28%) Scrum
8 6 (13.95%) Product Management
9 5 (11.63%) TDD
10 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
10 4 (9.30%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) C++
2 28 (65.12%) C
3 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
4 22 (51.16%) Java
5 20 (46.51%) Objective-C
6 4 (9.30%) Korn
6 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.30%) Perl
6 4 (9.30%) C#
7 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) ISEB
1 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Perforce
2 16 (37.21%) Apple
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) Telerik