The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Welsh Language
Rank 845 874 867
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 51 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.006% 0.018%
As % of the General category 0.10% 0.015% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 49 3 18
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% +43.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £33,417 £27,100
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £26,500 £18,500
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +43.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
49468 48238 50982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.41% 44.35% 45.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38796 38513 42007
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Welsh Language
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Welsh Language within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Welsh Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Welsh Language
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Welsh Language within the UK.

Welsh Language Salary Trend in the UK

Welsh Language
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Welsh Language over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Welsh Language Salary Histogram in the UK

Welsh Language
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Welsh Language within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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
England - 39 £30,000 - 2
Northamptonshire - 15 £20,500 - 1
East Midlands - 15 £20,500 - 1
Northampton - 14 £20,500 -
South Wales +18 12 £34,500 - 1
Wales +8 12 £34,500 +30.18% 1
Cardiff +8 10 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £30,000 -
Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
South East - 1 £30,000 -
Blaenau Gwent - 1 £32,000 - 1

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Welsh Language 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 Welsh Language.

1 43 (48.86%) Microsoft
2 35 (39.77%) MS Office
3 32 (36.36%) C
4 30 (34.09%) Finance
5 28 (31.82%) Linux
5 28 (31.82%) Time Management
5 28 (31.82%) SaaS
6 24 (27.27%) Mathematics
6 24 (27.27%) Line Management
6 24 (27.27%) ECDL
6 24 (27.27%) Automotive
7 23 (26.14%) VMware
7 23 (26.14%) Perl
8 22 (25.00%) ITIL
8 22 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (20.45%) Firewall
10 17 (19.32%) Python
11 16 (18.18%) Windows
12 15 (17.05%) Debian
12 15 (17.05%) VLAN
12 15 (17.05%) CentOS
12 15 (17.05%) tcpdump
13 14 (15.91%) TCP/IP
14 12 (13.64%) UNIX
14 12 (13.64%) Nagios
14 12 (13.64%) Incident Management
14 12 (13.64%) Wireshark
14 12 (13.64%) Nessus
14 12 (13.64%) Nmap
15 11 (12.50%) MS Excel

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Welsh Language 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 Welsh Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.68%) Apache
2 3 (3.41%) IIS
3 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 35 (39.77%) MS Office
2 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (31.82%) SaaS
2 3 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.45%) Firewall
2 15 (17.05%) VLAN
2 15 (17.05%) tcpdump
3 14 (15.91%) TCP/IP
4 12 (13.64%) Wireshark
5 6 (6.82%) Internet
5 6 (6.82%) HTTP
6 3 (3.41%) DHCP
6 3 (3.41%) DNS
7 2 (2.27%) SSL
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.14%) SAN
8 1 (1.14%) Intranet
8 1 (1.14%) VPN
8 1 (1.14%) MPLS
8 1 (1.14%) OSPF
8 1 (1.14%) BGP
8 1 (1.14%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) MySQL
2 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (34.09%) Finance
2 24 (27.27%) Automotive
3 6 (6.82%) French Language
3 6 (6.82%) German Language
3 6 (6.82%) Italian Language
3 6 (6.82%) Spanish Language
4 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.27%) Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Law
6 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (10.23%) Analyst
2 7 (7.95%) Test Engineer
2 7 (7.95%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (5.68%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (5.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (5.68%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (5.68%) Senior Manager
3 5 (5.68%) Administrator
3 5 (5.68%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (4.55%) Account Manager
4 4 (4.55%) Senior Account Manager
4 4 (4.55%) Help Desk Advisor
4 4 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) Provisioning Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) Network Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) HTML
1 1 (1.14%) CSS
1 1 (1.14%) XML
1 1 (1.14%) jQuery
1 1 (1.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 9 (10.23%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.82%) Linux
2 16 (18.18%) Windows
3 15 (17.05%) Debian
3 15 (17.05%) CentOS
4 12 (13.64%) UNIX
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) Time Management
2 24 (27.27%) Line Management
3 22 (25.00%) ITIL
4 12 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 10 (11.36%) Service Management
6 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 8 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 8 (9.09%) ITSM
7 7 (7.95%) Automated Testing
7 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
7 7 (7.95%) Test Strategy
8 6 (6.82%) Test Scripting
8 6 (6.82%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.68%) Performance Testing
9 5 (5.68%) Security Testing
9 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.55%) Project Management
10 4 (4.55%) Product Management
11 3 (3.41%) Information Security
11 3 (3.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.36%) C
2 23 (26.14%) Perl
3 17 (19.32%) Python
4 3 (3.41%) Ruby
4 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.41%) C#
5 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.14%) PHP
6 1 (1.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (27.27%) ECDL
2 10 (11.36%) SC Cleared
2 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (7.95%) ISTQB
5 6 (6.82%) ISEB
6 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.41%) CCNA
6 3 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.41%) Degree
6 3 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.27%) CCNP
7 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.14%) CCDP
8 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.64%) Nmap
3 6 (6.82%) VirtualBox
4 5 (5.68%) Xen
5 3 (3.41%) XenServer
6 2 (2.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) Nagios
1 12 (13.64%) Nessus
2 8 (9.09%) Puppet
3 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (48.86%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.14%) VMware
3 7 (7.95%) Cisco
4 6 (6.82%) T-Plan
5 3 (3.41%) Google
6 2 (2.27%) Juniper
6 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.14%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle
7 1 (1.14%) Dell
7 1 (1.14%) Citrix
Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blaenau Gwent
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago