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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 11 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 20.48% 14.06% -
As % of the Qualifications category 68.00% 64.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 0
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
25 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 30.12% 21.88% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,050 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £39,100 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +3 17 £32,500 +44.44%
Degree
South Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (52.17%) C++
2 24 (52.17%) DVB
3 23 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 21 (45.65%) Java
4 21 (45.65%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (43.48%) PlayReady
5 20 (43.48%) C
5 20 (43.48%) Perforce
5 20 (43.48%) JIRA
6 19 (41.30%) OO
7 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
8 17 (36.96%) Windows
9 16 (34.78%) Computer Science
9 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (32.61%) Web Application Development
10 15 (32.61%) Linux
10 15 (32.61%) HTTP
10 15 (32.61%) DRM
10 15 (32.61%) Internet
11 14 (30.43%) Apple iOS
11 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
12 12 (26.09%) Korn
12 12 (26.09%) Android
12 12 (26.09%) Scrum
12 12 (26.09%) Client/Server
12 12 (26.09%) Perl
13 11 (23.91%) Product Management
14 10 (21.74%) iPhone
14 10 (21.74%) iPad

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (19.57%) Confluence
2 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) FrameMaker
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (52.17%) DVB
2 15 (32.61%) HTTP
2 15 (32.61%) Internet
3 3 (6.52%) SNMP
3 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.52%) IGMP
3 3 (6.52%) RTSP
3 3 (6.52%) Multicast
3 3 (6.52%) Unicast
4 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) JIRA
2 9 (19.57%) JUnit
2 9 (19.57%) Cucumber
2 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 9 (19.57%) TestLink
3 4 (8.70%) FitNesse
3 4 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.17%) Ranorex
5 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.87%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Team Leader
2 9 (19.57%) Test Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Desktop Team Leader
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Software Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Graduate
4 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Junior
5 3 (6.52%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (4.35%) Junior Tester
6 2 (4.35%) QA Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Senior QA Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Author
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) PlayReady
2 10 (21.74%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) OpenGL
3 5 (10.87%) GStreamer
3 5 (10.87%) Widevine
4 4 (8.70%) iOS SDK
5 3 (6.52%) .NET
6 2 (4.35%) WebKit
6 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (45.65%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (34.78%) Computer Science
3 12 (26.09%) Client/Server
4 10 (21.74%) Cryptography
4 10 (21.74%) iPhone
4 10 (21.74%) iPad
5 9 (19.57%) Statistics
5 9 (19.57%) User Experience
6 8 (17.39%) DTV
7 6 (13.04%) Streaming Video
8 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
9 4 (8.70%) IPTV
10 3 (6.52%) Over-the-Top Content
11 2 (4.35%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Linux
3 14 (30.43%) Apple iOS
4 12 (26.09%) Android
5 10 (21.74%) Mac OS X
6 9 (19.57%) CentOS
6 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (10.87%) Mac OS
8 3 (6.52%) UNIX
9 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) OO
3 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (32.61%) Web Application Development
4 15 (32.61%) DRM
5 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
6 12 (26.09%) Scrum
7 11 (23.91%) Product Management
8 9 (19.57%) BDD
8 9 (19.57%) iOS Development
8 9 (19.57%) Test Management
8 9 (19.57%) TDD
8 9 (19.57%) OOD
8 9 (19.57%) UML
9 5 (10.87%) OOP
9 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.87%) Change Management
9 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) C++
2 23 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 21 (45.65%) Java
4 20 (43.48%) C
5 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 12 (26.09%) Perl
6 12 (26.09%) Korn
7 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.52%) C#
8 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.17%) SQL
9 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) ISEB
1 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Perforce
2 10 (21.74%) Apple
3 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.35%) Adobe
6 1 (2.17%) Borland
6 1 (2.17%) Telerik