The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
UK / Wales
Rank 16 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 149 152 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.69% 12.10% 9.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.60% 40.97% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 117 112 114
Median salary £35,000 £34,789 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +5.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
268 371 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.63% 29.54% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 217 313 301
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,120 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Degree
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Wales region.

Degree Salary Trend in Wales

Degree
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Degree Salary Histogram in Wales

Degree
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +5 121 £35,000 - 14
Mid Wales 0 14 - - 1
West Wales -12 8 £52,500 +98.11% 3
North Wales -5 1 - - 3
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Degree.

1 117 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (29.87%) Finance
3 87 (27.36%) Computer Science
4 81 (25.47%) Java
5 76 (23.90%) Microsoft
6 67 (21.07%) SQL
7 56 (17.61%) C#
8 54 (16.98%) Software Engineering
9 51 (16.04%) Project Management
10 48 (15.09%) HTML
10 48 (15.09%) MS Excel
11 46 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
12 45 (14.15%) .NET
13 44 (13.84%) Windows
14 38 (11.95%) Web Services
14 38 (11.95%) ITIL
14 38 (11.95%) C++
14 38 (11.95%) JavaScript
14 38 (11.95%) SQL Server
15 36 (11.32%) SDLC
16 35 (11.01%) CSS
16 35 (11.01%) Spring
17 33 (10.38%) Mathematics
17 33 (10.38%) Advertising
18 32 (10.06%) Python
19 31 (9.75%) Active Directory
19 31 (9.75%) Stakeholder Management
20 29 (9.12%) Microsoft Certification
20 29 (9.12%) Business Analysis
21 28 (8.81%) Telecoms

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (2.83%) Apache
1 9 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (2.52%) Apache Spark
2 8 (2.52%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.26%) JBoss
3 4 (1.26%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (0.94%) Drupal
4 3 (0.94%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.94%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.63%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) SAS
6 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 48 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.97%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) Doxygen
3 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.63%) SPSS
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
4 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.63%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.63%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.46%) SaaS
3 9 (2.83%) IaaS
3 9 (2.83%) Office 365
4 8 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.89%) PaaS
6 3 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.31%) AdWords
8 1 (0.31%) GitHub
8 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.77%) LAN
1 12 (3.77%) WAN
2 10 (3.14%) DNS
3 8 (2.52%) Firewall
3 8 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.20%) VPN
5 6 (1.89%) Broadband
6 5 (1.57%) IPsec
6 5 (1.57%) SSL
7 4 (1.26%) DHCP
7 4 (1.26%) Internet
7 4 (1.26%) Network Security
7 4 (1.26%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.94%) Skype
8 3 (0.94%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (0.94%) VoIP
8 3 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.94%) Wireless
9 2 (0.63%) 3G
9 2 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (4.09%) MongoDB
4 11 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.52%) Hadoop
5 8 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.20%) MySQL
6 7 (2.20%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.89%) Big Data
7 6 (1.89%) HBase
7 6 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.26%) Sqoop
10 3 (0.94%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.63%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.63%) Presto
Development Applications
1 15 (4.72%) Jenkins
2 12 (3.77%) Maven
3 10 (3.14%) Eclipse
4 8 (2.52%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.52%) Selenium
5 6 (1.89%) Grunt
5 6 (1.89%) gulp
5 6 (1.89%) JMeter
5 6 (1.89%) webpack
6 4 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.94%) Ant
7 3 (0.94%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.63%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.63%) JUnit
8 2 (0.63%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (0.63%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.63%) Subversion
8 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 95 (29.87%) Finance
2 33 (10.38%) Advertising
3 28 (8.81%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.35%) Banking
5 13 (4.09%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.09%) Marketing
6 12 (3.77%) Retail
7 5 (1.57%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.26%) Billing
8 4 (1.26%) Games
9 3 (0.94%) Automotive
9 3 (0.94%) Back Office
9 3 (0.94%) Electronics
9 3 (0.94%) Local Government
9 3 (0.94%) Military
10 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.63%) Legal
10 2 (0.63%) Publishing
11 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 93 (29.25%) Analyst
2 74 (23.27%) Developer
3 31 (9.75%) Business Analyst
4 30 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
5 28 (8.81%) Java Developer
5 28 (8.81%) Software Engineer
6 26 (8.18%) Graduate
7 22 (6.92%) Junior
7 22 (6.92%) Support Analyst
8 21 (6.60%) Applications Support
8 21 (6.60%) Applications Support Analyst
9 17 (5.35%) IT Manager
10 16 (5.03%) Analyst Programmer
10 16 (5.03%) Programmer
10 16 (5.03%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 16 (5.03%) Senior Programme Analyst
10 16 (5.03%) Senior Programmer
11 15 (4.72%) Project Manager
11 15 (4.72%) Software Developer
12 14 (4.40%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (15.09%) HTML
2 45 (14.15%) .NET
3 38 (11.95%) Web Services
4 35 (11.01%) CSS
4 35 (11.01%) Spring
5 25 (7.86%) SOAP
6 22 (6.92%) REST
7 20 (6.29%) JPA
8 19 (5.97%) J2EE
9 17 (5.35%) ASP.NET
9 17 (5.35%) Hibernate
10 16 (5.03%) HTML5
11 15 (4.72%) XML
12 14 (4.40%) Natural Language Processing
13 12 (3.77%) AngularJS
14 10 (3.14%) Ajax
14 10 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (3.14%) Java EE
14 10 (3.14%) jQuery
14 10 (3.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 87 (27.36%) Computer Science
2 46 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (10.38%) Mathematics
4 24 (7.55%) Management Information System
5 23 (7.23%) Statistics
5 23 (7.23%) User Experience
6 22 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (4.40%) iSeries
7 14 (4.40%) Physics
8 12 (3.77%) Artificial Intelligence
8 12 (3.77%) Health Informatics
8 12 (3.77%) Informatics
8 12 (3.77%) Life Science
9 7 (2.20%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.89%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.57%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.26%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.26%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.84%) Windows
2 23 (7.23%) Windows Server
3 21 (6.60%) Linux
4 15 (4.72%) Android
5 13 (4.09%) Unix
6 8 (2.52%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.57%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.26%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.94%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.63%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (16.98%) Software Engineering
3 51 (16.04%) Project Management
4 38 (11.95%) ITIL
5 36 (11.32%) SDLC
6 31 (9.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (9.12%) Business Analysis
8 25 (7.86%) Feasibility Study
8 25 (7.86%) Scrum
8 25 (7.86%) Service Management
9 23 (7.23%) ITSM
10 21 (6.60%) TDD
11 20 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (5.97%) Unit Testing
12 19 (5.97%) Web Development
13 18 (5.66%) Mentoring
13 18 (5.66%) PRINCE2
13 18 (5.66%) Validation
14 17 (5.35%) OO
14 17 (5.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 81 (25.47%) Java
2 67 (21.07%) SQL
3 56 (17.61%) C#
4 38 (11.95%) C++
4 38 (11.95%) JavaScript
5 32 (10.06%) Python
6 26 (8.18%) C
7 15 (4.72%) T-SQL
8 14 (4.40%) VB.NET
9 12 (3.77%) PHP
10 11 (3.46%) Objective-C
11 9 (2.83%) Scala
12 7 (2.20%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.89%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.26%) Go
14 4 (1.26%) RPG
14 4 (1.26%) RPG IV
14 4 (1.26%) RPG/400
14 4 (1.26%) Ruby
15 3 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (9.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (6.92%) ISEB
3 19 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
4 18 (5.66%) MCSE
5 15 (4.72%) HND
6 10 (3.14%) MCITP
7 8 (2.52%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.20%) Postgraduate
9 6 (1.89%) CBAP
9 6 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.89%) IIBA
9 6 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.89%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.57%) MCSA
10 5 (1.57%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.57%) PMP
11 4 (1.26%) CCNA
11 4 (1.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.29%) SLA
2 11 (3.46%) QA
3 5 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.94%) BS7799
5 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.31%) MISRA
6 1 (0.31%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (9.75%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.92%) Hyper-V
3 19 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.52%) HDFS
5 6 (1.89%) Firmware
5 6 (1.89%) vSphere
6 2 (0.63%) Docker
7 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (4.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.26%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 76 (23.90%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.55%) Oracle
3 20 (6.29%) VMware
4 14 (4.40%) IBM
5 12 (3.77%) Cisco
6 10 (3.14%) 3PAR
6 10 (3.14%) HP
7 9 (2.83%) Veeam
8 8 (2.52%) SAP
9 6 (1.89%) Veritas
10 5 (1.57%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.26%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.26%) Cloudera
11 4 (1.26%) Guidewire
11 4 (1.26%) Hortonworks
12 3 (0.94%) Aerohive Networks
12 3 (0.94%) Fortinet
12 3 (0.94%) Sage
13 2 (0.63%) Adobe
13 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Crunchposter
Salary: £32,277 - 37,394 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Radyr, Cardiff
Prosys Computing
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Posted: 16 days ago
Denbighshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Flintshire
JVP Jobs
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Posted: 19 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago