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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 153 134 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.75% 10.14% 11.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.37% 35.54% 35.31%
Number of salaries quoted 121 112 104
Average salary £30,000 £32,398 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -8.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,800 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Degree
UK

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
379 377 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.11% 28.54% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 308 327 296
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Wales

Degree
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales +4 116 £29,129 -10.37% 19
Mid Wales - 16 £50,000 - 1
West Wales +9 9 £27,500 +12.24%
North Wales -7 5 £36,000 -31.42% 1
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 96 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 90 (28.85%) SQL
3 69 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 57 (18.27%) .NET
6 56 (17.95%) Software Engineering
7 54 (17.31%) C++
7 54 (17.31%) HTML
8 53 (16.99%) Java
9 52 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 51 (16.35%) Windows
11 49 (15.71%) XML
12 48 (15.38%) JavaScript
13 46 (14.74%) Telecoms
14 45 (14.42%) C#
15 41 (13.14%) Banking
16 39 (12.50%) Web Services
17 38 (12.18%) MS Excel
17 38 (12.18%) Finance
17 38 (12.18%) Change Management
18 37 (11.86%) Mathematics
19 35 (11.22%) Project Management
20 32 (10.26%) Linux
20 32 (10.26%) C
20 32 (10.26%) CSS
21 30 (9.62%) ITIL
21 30 (9.62%) Scrum
22 29 (9.29%) SQL Server
23 28 (8.97%) UML
23 28 (8.97%) OO

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 10 (3.21%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (3.21%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.24%) IIS
3 7 (2.24%) CMS
4 2 (0.64%) WordPress
4 2 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.64%) Apache
4 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.32%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.32%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 38 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.88%) MS Office
3 7 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.64%) MS Project
4 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.32%) CATIA
5 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) INSURE/90
2 2 (0.64%) Line 500
3 1 (0.32%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.32%) Lawson
3 1 (0.32%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.96%) SaaS
2 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.01%) Internet
2 14 (4.49%) Firewall
3 13 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 11 (3.53%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.21%) HTTP
6 8 (2.56%) SAN
7 7 (2.24%) VPN
7 7 (2.24%) LAN
7 7 (2.24%) BGP
7 7 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (1.92%) Network Security
8 6 (1.92%) EIGRP
9 5 (1.60%) VRRP
9 5 (1.60%) IPsec
9 5 (1.60%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (1.60%) DNS
9 5 (1.60%) FWSM
9 5 (1.60%) HSRP
10 4 (1.28%) SSL
10 4 (1.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.29%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.37%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.92%) MySQL
5 6 (1.92%) DB2
6 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.96%) Big Data
9 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.32%) OLAP
10 1 (0.32%) SSDT
10 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 18 (5.77%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.53%) Eclipse
3 6 (1.92%) Rational Application Developer
4 5 (1.60%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.60%) JIRA
4 5 (1.60%) Selenium
4 5 (1.60%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.28%) Subversion
5 4 (1.28%) Maven
5 4 (1.28%) JMeter
5 4 (1.28%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.96%) JBehave
6 3 (0.96%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.96%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (0.96%) ClearQuest
6 3 (0.96%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.96%) Ant
6 3 (0.96%) JUnit
6 3 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (14.74%) Telecoms
2 41 (13.14%) Banking
3 38 (12.18%) Finance
4 27 (8.65%) Electronics
5 26 (8.33%) Aerospace
6 22 (7.05%) Marketing
7 13 (4.17%) Billing
8 12 (3.85%) Avionics
9 10 (3.21%) Games
10 9 (2.88%) Manufacturing
10 9 (2.88%) Advertising
11 8 (2.56%) Multimedia
12 4 (1.28%) Legal
13 3 (0.96%) Welsh Language
14 2 (0.64%) Publishing
15 1 (0.32%) Back Office
15 1 (0.32%) Law
15 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.32%) Military
15 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (29.49%) Analyst
2 67 (21.47%) Developer
3 56 (17.95%) Software Engineer
4 39 (12.50%) Graduate
5 36 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
6 35 (11.22%) Software Developer
7 34 (10.90%) Senior Analyst
8 24 (7.69%) Business Analyst
8 24 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
8 24 (7.69%) Programmer
9 22 (7.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 21 (6.73%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 20 (6.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 17 (5.45%) Analyst Programmer
12 17 (5.45%) Test Analyst
13 16 (5.13%) Junior
13 16 (5.13%) Senior Analyst Programmer
13 16 (5.13%) Senior Programmer
14 12 (3.85%) Junior Developer
15 11 (3.53%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (18.27%) .NET
2 54 (17.31%) HTML
3 49 (15.71%) XML
4 39 (12.50%) Web Services
5 32 (10.26%) CSS
6 22 (7.05%) J2EE
7 20 (6.41%) Hibernate
8 18 (5.77%) jQuery
9 14 (4.49%) ASP.NET
10 12 (3.85%) .NET Framework
11 11 (3.53%) Spring
11 11 (3.53%) SOAP
12 10 (3.21%) Struts
12 10 (3.21%) HTML5
13 9 (2.88%) Ajax
14 8 (2.56%) WPF
14 8 (2.56%) COM
15 7 (2.24%) Java EE
15 7 (2.24%) CSS3
15 7 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 96 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 37 (11.86%) Mathematics
3 28 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.53%) Blog
5 10 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.56%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.24%) GIS
8 6 (1.92%) Physics
8 6 (1.92%) DTV
9 5 (1.60%) Robotics
9 5 (1.60%) IPTV
9 5 (1.60%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.96%) Copywriting
10 3 (0.96%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.64%) Firmware
11 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.64%) iPhone
11 2 (0.64%) User Experience
12 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.32%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 51 (16.35%) Windows
2 32 (10.26%) Linux
3 18 (5.77%) UNIX
4 13 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.88%) Android
6 9 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.24%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.92%) Solaris
9 5 (1.60%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.32%) CentOS
12 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (17.95%) Software Engineering
3 52 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 38 (12.18%) Change Management
5 35 (11.22%) Project Management
6 30 (9.62%) ITIL
6 30 (9.62%) Scrum
7 28 (8.97%) UML
7 28 (8.97%) OO
8 23 (7.37%) PRINCE2
9 19 (6.09%) Mentoring
10 18 (5.77%) Integration Testing
10 18 (5.77%) Web Development
11 17 (5.45%) ERP
11 17 (5.45%) Line Management
12 16 (5.13%) User Stories
12 16 (5.13%) Configuration Management
13 15 (4.81%) Business Analysis
13 15 (4.81%) System Testing
13 15 (4.81%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (28.85%) SQL
2 54 (17.31%) C++
3 53 (16.99%) Java
4 48 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 45 (14.42%) C#
6 32 (10.26%) C
7 22 (7.05%) VB
7 22 (7.05%) VB.NET
8 14 (4.49%) Python
9 13 (4.17%) T-SQL
10 12 (3.85%) RPG
10 12 (3.85%) RPG IV
11 10 (3.21%) VB6
12 8 (2.56%) PHP
13 6 (1.92%) RPG/400
14 5 (1.60%) Perl
15 4 (1.28%) Ruby
16 3 (0.96%) XPath
16 3 (0.96%) Erlang
16 3 (0.96%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (4.81%) ISEB
2 14 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (3.21%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.88%) CCNP
5 8 (2.56%) RHCE
5 8 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.60%) SAP Certification
6 5 (1.60%) CCNA
7 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.28%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.64%) CCDP
9 2 (0.64%) CCIE
9 2 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.64%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 2 (0.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.32%) CCENT
10 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.77%) SLA
2 14 (4.49%) IEC 61508
3 11 (3.53%) QA
4 6 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.96%) NFS
4 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.32%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (1.92%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.32%) Puppet
3 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.32%) OpenView
3 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.32%) Netcool
3 1 (0.32%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.32%) Nagios
3 1 (0.32%) OPNET
3 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.32%) Nessus
3 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.65%) VMware
3 17 (5.45%) HP
4 16 (5.13%) Cisco
5 13 (4.17%) Oracle
6 11 (3.53%) IBM
7 10 (3.21%) NetApp
7 10 (3.21%) Guidewire
8 8 (2.56%) SAP
9 7 (2.24%) Sage
10 6 (1.92%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.92%) F5
11 4 (1.28%) 3PAR
11 4 (1.28%) Juniper
11 4 (1.28%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.96%) Altiris
13 2 (0.64%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.64%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.64%) Minitab
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rhyl
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Kelly NL En
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Powys
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Newport
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £25000 + Benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
Wales
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago