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 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
Degree
Rank 16 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Degree 5 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 7.58% 14.52% -
As % of the Qualifications category 29.41% 56.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
17 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 25.76% 25.81% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 2
Average salary £32,250 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 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 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
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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 -4 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Degree
South Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) DVB
2 21 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 20 (47.62%) C++
3 20 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (45.24%) Java
5 17 (40.48%) Perforce
5 17 (40.48%) JIRA
6 16 (38.10%) C
6 16 (38.10%) OO
6 16 (38.10%) PlayReady
7 15 (35.71%) Linux
7 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (33.33%) Windows
9 12 (28.57%) HTTP
9 12 (28.57%) Client/Server
9 12 (28.57%) Perl
9 12 (28.57%) Internet
9 12 (28.57%) DRM
9 12 (28.57%) Apple iOS
9 12 (28.57%) Web Application Development
9 12 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 12 (28.57%) Scrum
9 12 (28.57%) Korn
9 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
10 11 (26.19%) Product Management
11 10 (23.81%) Android
12 9 (21.43%) Test Management
12 9 (21.43%) CentOS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (21.43%) Confluence
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) FrameMaker
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) DVB
2 12 (28.57%) HTTP
2 12 (28.57%) Internet
3 3 (7.14%) SNMP
3 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.14%) IGMP
3 3 (7.14%) RTSP
3 3 (7.14%) Multicast
3 3 (7.14%) Unicast
4 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) JIRA
2 9 (21.43%) JUnit
2 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (21.43%) TestLink
3 4 (9.52%) FitNesse
3 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.38%) Ranorex
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.52%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Team Leader
2 9 (21.43%) Test Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Graduate
4 4 (9.52%) Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Software Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Desktop Team Leader
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Test Team Leader
5 3 (7.14%) Junior
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Junior Tester
6 2 (4.76%) QA Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Senior QA Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Author
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Author
6 2 (4.76%) Graduate Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) PlayReady
2 8 (19.05%) HTML
3 4 (9.52%) OpenGL
3 4 (9.52%) GStreamer
3 4 (9.52%) iOS SDK
3 4 (9.52%) Widevine
4 3 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 12 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 9 (21.43%) Statistics
3 9 (21.43%) User Experience
4 8 (19.05%) iPhone
4 8 (19.05%) iPad
4 8 (19.05%) Cryptography
5 7 (16.67%) DTV
6 4 (9.52%) Streaming Video
6 4 (9.52%) IPTV
6 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Linux
2 14 (33.33%) Windows
3 12 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 10 (23.81%) Android
5 9 (21.43%) CentOS
5 9 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (19.05%) Mac OS X
7 4 (9.52%) Mac OS
8 3 (7.14%) UNIX
9 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) OO
3 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 12 (28.57%) DRM
4 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 12 (28.57%) Scrum
5 11 (26.19%) Product Management
6 9 (21.43%) BDD
6 9 (21.43%) Test Management
6 9 (21.43%) TDD
7 8 (19.05%) OOD
7 8 (19.05%) UML
7 8 (19.05%) iOS Development
8 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
8 5 (11.90%) SDLC
8 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (9.52%) OOP
9 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 20 (47.62%) C++
3 19 (45.24%) Java
4 16 (38.10%) C
5 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 12 (28.57%) Perl
6 12 (28.57%) Korn
7 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.14%) C#
8 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.38%) SQL
9 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) ISEB
1 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Perforce
2 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 8 (19.05%) Apple
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe
6 1 (2.38%) Borland
6 1 (2.38%) Telerik