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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Welsh Language
Rank 837 894 871
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -23
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 53 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.006% 0.017%
As % of the General category 0.11% 0.015% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 51 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 £35,000 £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
48907 48258 51616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.43% 44.44% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 38303 38469 42528
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
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 22 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 22 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
South Wales +17 14 £35,000 - 1
Wales +9 14 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Northampton - 14 £20,500 -
Cardiff +12 12 £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 22 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 22 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 Project
3 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
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%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.14%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.14%) MPLS
8 1 (1.14%) OSPF
8 1 (1.14%) BGP
8 1 (1.14%) Intranet
8 1 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) MySQL
2 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
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%) Administrator
3 5 (5.68%) Senior Manager
3 5 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (5.68%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (5.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (5.68%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (5.68%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (4.55%) Senior Account Manager
4 4 (4.55%) Help Desk Advisor
4 4 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (4.55%) Account Manager
4 4 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (3.41%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) Project Manager
5 3 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) Network Engineer
5 3 (3.41%) Provisioning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) HTML5
1 1 (1.14%) jQuery
1 1 (1.14%) CSS
1 1 (1.14%) XML
1 1 (1.14%) HTML
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%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information
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 2008
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
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%) ITSM
6 8 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 7 (7.95%) Test Strategy
7 7 (7.95%) Automated Testing
7 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
8 6 (6.82%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.82%) Test Scripting
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%) Risk Analysis
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%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.41%) C#
4 3 (3.41%) Ruby
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%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.41%) CCNA
6 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.41%) Degree
6 3 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.27%) CCNP
8 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.14%) CCDP
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%) Dell
7 1 (1.14%) Citrix
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle
7 1 (1.14%) TOWER Software
Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Blaenau Gwent
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago