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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Welsh Language
Rank 934 921 943
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 17 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.019% 0.006%
As % of the General category 0.038% 0.044% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 6
Average salary £22,200 £32,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.62% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,750 £26,250
UK excluding London average salary £22,200 £32,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-30.62% +23.07%

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
44351 45657 45178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.70% 43.67% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36089 36540 34986
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,791 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Welsh Language Salary Histogram in the UK

Welsh Language
Top 8 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 5 February 2016. 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 +14 9 £21,000 +10.52% 1
East Midlands +7 9 £21,000 +10.52%
Northamptonshire +6 9 £21,000 +10.52%
Wales -4 8 £50,000 +56.25%
South Wales -7 8 £50,000 +56.25%
Cardiff -11 7 £52,500 +64.06%
Northampton -12 3 £21,000 +10.52%
Caerphilly - 1 £47,500 -

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (64.86%) C
2 21 (56.76%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
4 19 (51.35%) MS Office
4 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
5 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
6 17 (45.95%) Management Information System
6 17 (45.95%) SC Cleared
7 14 (37.84%) ITSM
7 14 (37.84%) Service Management
7 14 (37.84%) Business Continuity
8 11 (29.73%) ITIL
9 10 (27.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
10 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
11 7 (18.92%) C++
11 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
11 7 (18.92%) Riak
11 7 (18.92%) Functional Programming
11 7 (18.92%) Haskell
11 7 (18.92%) Erlang
11 7 (18.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (18.92%) Clojure
11 7 (18.92%) Scala
11 7 (18.92%) Multithreading
12 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
13 4 (10.81%) Oracle
14 3 (8.11%) Line Management
14 3 (8.11%) Go

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (51.35%) MS Office
2 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.70%) SAP SRM
1 1 (2.70%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
2 7 (18.92%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (18.92%) Riak
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.70%) Hudson
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JMeter
3 1 (2.70%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.11%) Law
1 3 (8.11%) Legal
1 3 (8.11%) Publishing
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Analyst
1 18 (48.65%) Service Analyst
2 17 (45.95%) Help Desk Analyst
3 14 (37.84%) Customer Analyst
3 14 (37.84%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Erlang Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Content Editor
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Office Manager
8 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Implementation Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) EJB
1 1 (2.70%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) Java EE
1 1 (2.70%) JPA
1 1 (2.70%) JSF
1 1 (2.70%) OSGi
1 1 (2.70%) RESTful
1 1 (2.70%) Spring
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (56.76%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (45.95%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) AS400
3 2 (5.41%) iSeries
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Business Continuity
1 14 (37.84%) ITSM
1 14 (37.84%) Service Management
2 11 (29.73%) ITIL
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
4 7 (18.92%) Functional Programming
4 7 (18.92%) Multithreading
5 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) Line Management
6 3 (8.11%) OO
6 3 (8.11%) SEO
6 3 (8.11%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.41%) OOD
7 2 (5.41%) UML
7 2 (5.41%) Web Development
8 1 (2.70%) E-Procurement
8 1 (2.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) C
2 7 (18.92%) C++
2 7 (18.92%) Clojure
2 7 (18.92%) Erlang
2 7 (18.92%) Haskell
2 7 (18.92%) Scala
3 3 (8.11%) Go
3 3 (8.11%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
2 17 (45.95%) SC Cleared
3 10 (27.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) HND
6 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.70%) MCSE
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
3 2 (5.41%) Talend
4 1 (2.70%) SAP