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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Welsh Language
Rank 887 915 867
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -48
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 18 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.027% 0.007%
As % of the General category 0.037% 0.060% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 3
Average salary £21,000 £32,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% -63.88%
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-35.38% -27.77%

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
48711 53054 47410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.61% 44.25% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 38601 41442 37775
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

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
Top 9 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 2 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
England - 10 £21,000 -
Northampton - 9 £21,000 -
Northamptonshire - 9 £21,000 -
East Midlands - 9 £21,000 -
South Wales -21 8 £25,500 -21.53%
Cardiff -27 8 £25,500 -31.08%
Wales -29 8 £25,500 -21.53%
South West - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
3 14 (37.84%) Finance
4 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
4 13 (35.14%) MS Office
5 12 (32.43%) ITIL
5 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
6 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
6 11 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (29.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (29.73%) C
6 11 (29.73%) ITSM
6 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
6 11 (29.73%) Service Management
6 11 (29.73%) Business Continuity
7 8 (21.62%) SLA
8 7 (18.92%) Project Management
8 7 (18.92%) Benchmarking
8 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
8 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
8 7 (18.92%) DWR
9 5 (13.51%) SaaS
9 5 (13.51%) HTTP
10 4 (10.81%) Linux
10 4 (10.81%) Python
10 4 (10.81%) Perl
10 4 (10.81%) SQL
10 4 (10.81%) Firewall
11 3 (8.11%) VMware
11 3 (8.11%) PHP

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Office
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) HTTP
2 4 (10.81%) Firewall
3 3 (8.11%) SSL
3 3 (8.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.70%) JMeter
1 1 (2.70%) NetBeans
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
1 1 (2.70%) Selenium
1 1 (2.70%) Hudson
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Analyst
1 11 (29.73%) Help Desk Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Services Delivery Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Service Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (18.92%) AWS Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Application Security Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Graduate
5 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Trainee
5 2 (5.41%) Network Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Operations Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Network Operations Manager
6 1 (2.70%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Manager
6 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) DWR
2 3 (8.11%) PCRE
2 3 (8.11%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) EJB
4 1 (2.70%) Spring
4 1 (2.70%) JSF
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
4 1 (2.70%) JPA
4 1 (2.70%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (2.70%) RESTful
4 1 (2.70%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) UNIX
3 2 (5.41%) CentOS
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) ITSM
2 11 (29.73%) Business Continuity
2 11 (29.73%) Service Management
2 11 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (18.92%) Project Management
3 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
3 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
3 7 (18.92%) Benchmarking
4 3 (8.11%) OWASP
5 2 (5.41%) Analytics
5 2 (5.41%) Line Management
5 2 (5.41%) People Management
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) OO
6 1 (2.70%) Validation
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) C
2 4 (10.81%) Perl
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) Python
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.11%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle