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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 11 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 148 178 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.53% 13.34% 10.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.34% 36.70% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 134 148 101
Average salary £34,750 £35,783 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.88% +19.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,350 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
386 485 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.06% 36.36% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 337 421 251
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 December 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 December 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 +4 129 £33,250 -7.07% 19
North Wales -6 9 £28,000 +24.44% 2
West Wales +5 6 £37,500 +66.66%
Mid Wales - 4 - -
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 99 (32.89%) SQL
2 75 (24.92%) Computer Science
3 71 (23.59%) Microsoft
4 65 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (18.60%) Software Engineering
5 56 (18.60%) Finance
6 52 (17.28%) C++
7 48 (15.95%) C#
8 46 (15.28%) Unit Testing
9 44 (14.62%) Java
9 44 (14.62%) Windows
9 44 (14.62%) HTML
10 43 (14.29%) .NET
11 41 (13.62%) JavaScript
12 40 (13.29%) MS Excel
13 39 (12.96%) Banking
14 37 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
15 36 (11.96%) Telecoms
16 35 (11.63%) SQL Server
16 35 (11.63%) C
17 30 (9.97%) XML
18 29 (9.63%) Project Management
19 28 (9.30%) CSS
20 27 (8.97%) Linux
21 26 (8.64%) VMware
21 26 (8.64%) Internet
22 24 (7.97%) ISEB
22 24 (7.97%) ITIL
22 24 (7.97%) UML
23 23 (7.64%) OO

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (1.66%) Tomcat
1 5 (1.66%) SAS
2 3 (1.00%) CMS
2 3 (1.00%) WordPress
2 3 (1.00%) Apache
3 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.33%) IIS
4 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 40 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.98%) MS Office
3 13 (4.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.66%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.66%) MS Project
4 8 (2.66%) AutoCAD
5 4 (1.33%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.33%) SPSS
5 4 (1.33%) EViews
6 2 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.66%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.33%) CATIA
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.00%) INSURE/90
2 2 (0.66%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.66%) Line 500
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.66%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.33%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.33%) Lawson
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.33%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.33%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.66%) PaaS
3 3 (1.00%) SaaS
4 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.64%) Internet
2 15 (4.98%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.98%) Firewall
3 12 (3.99%) VPN
3 12 (3.99%) LAN
4 10 (3.32%) HTTP
5 9 (2.99%) WAN
5 9 (2.99%) DNS
5 9 (2.99%) SAN
6 6 (1.99%) Wireless
6 6 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (1.99%) DHCP
6 6 (1.99%) FTP
7 4 (1.33%) WLAN
7 4 (1.33%) SSL
7 4 (1.33%) NAS
7 4 (1.33%) Network Security
8 3 (1.00%) IPv4
8 3 (1.00%) LDAP
9 2 (0.66%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.98%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.99%) Big Data
3 12 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.32%) MySQL
4 10 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.99%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.99%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.00%) OLTP
9 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.00%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.66%) DataStage
10 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.33%) Subversion
3 4 (1.33%) GCC
4 3 (1.00%) GDB
4 3 (1.00%) Automake
4 3 (1.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.66%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (0.66%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.66%) JMeter
5 2 (0.66%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.66%) Xcode
5 2 (0.66%) JIRA
5 2 (0.66%) Selenium
5 2 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.66%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (18.60%) Finance
2 39 (12.96%) Banking
3 36 (11.96%) Telecoms
4 20 (6.64%) Marketing
5 15 (4.98%) Advertising
6 13 (4.32%) Aerospace
7 10 (3.32%) Electronics
8 7 (2.33%) Games
8 7 (2.33%) Retail
8 7 (2.33%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.99%) Multimedia
9 6 (1.99%) Billing
10 5 (1.66%) Legal
10 5 (1.66%) Automotive
11 3 (1.00%) Publishing
12 2 (0.66%) Law
12 2 (0.66%) Back Office
12 2 (0.66%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.33%) French Language
13 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 96 (31.89%) Analyst
2 91 (30.23%) Developer
3 37 (12.29%) Software Engineer
4 36 (11.96%) Graduate
5 35 (11.63%) Business Analyst
5 35 (11.63%) Programmer
6 34 (11.30%) Senior Analyst
7 33 (10.96%) Software Developer
8 24 (7.97%) Analyst Programmer
8 24 (7.97%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 24 (7.97%) Senior Programmer
9 23 (7.64%) Senior Software Engineer
10 22 (7.31%) Senior Developer
11 19 (6.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 19 (6.31%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 18 (5.98%) Test Analyst
12 18 (5.98%) Developer Analyst
13 12 (3.99%) C++ Developer
13 12 (3.99%) Service Manager
14 11 (3.65%) Graduate Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.62%) HTML
2 43 (14.29%) .NET
3 30 (9.97%) XML
4 28 (9.30%) CSS
5 22 (7.31%) Web Services
6 17 (5.65%) ASP.NET
7 14 (4.65%) HTML5
8 13 (4.32%) jQuery
9 12 (3.99%) J2EE
10 10 (3.32%) Hibernate
11 9 (2.99%) WPF
11 9 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (2.66%) Spring
12 8 (2.66%) SOAP
12 8 (2.66%) Struts
13 6 (1.99%) Servlets
13 6 (1.99%) WinForms
13 6 (1.99%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.66%) Ajax
14 5 (1.66%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 75 (24.92%) Computer Science
2 37 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.31%) Mathematics
4 10 (3.32%) Blog
4 10 (3.32%) GIS
5 5 (1.66%) IPTV
5 5 (1.66%) DTV
6 4 (1.33%) Physics
6 4 (1.33%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.00%) User Experience
8 2 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.66%) Statistics
8 2 (0.66%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.66%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.66%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.62%) Windows
2 27 (8.97%) Linux
3 22 (7.31%) UNIX
4 8 (2.66%) Mac OS
5 7 (2.33%) Android
6 4 (1.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.33%) CentOS
9 1 (0.33%) Debian
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (18.60%) Software Engineering
3 46 (15.28%) Unit Testing
4 29 (9.63%) Project Management
5 24 (7.97%) ITIL
5 24 (7.97%) UML
6 23 (7.64%) OO
6 23 (7.64%) Scrum
7 19 (6.31%) Service Delivery
8 18 (5.98%) Change Management
8 18 (5.98%) PRINCE2
8 18 (5.98%) OOD
8 18 (5.98%) Business Analysis
9 16 (5.32%) ETL
9 16 (5.32%) Migration
9 16 (5.32%) Time Management
10 15 (4.98%) Data Migration
10 15 (4.98%) MVC
11 14 (4.65%) CRM
11 14 (4.65%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (32.89%) SQL
2 52 (17.28%) C++
3 48 (15.95%) C#
4 44 (14.62%) Java
5 41 (13.62%) JavaScript
6 35 (11.63%) C
7 21 (6.98%) Python
8 14 (4.65%) PHP
9 13 (4.32%) T-SQL
10 9 (2.99%) VB
11 7 (2.33%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.99%) Perl
13 5 (1.66%) RPG
14 4 (1.33%) VC++
14 4 (1.33%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.33%) Ruby
14 4 (1.33%) RPG/400
14 4 (1.33%) RPG IV
14 4 (1.33%) R
14 4 (1.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (7.97%) ISEB
2 14 (4.65%) ISTQB
3 10 (3.32%) HND
4 9 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.66%) HNC
6 7 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.66%) MCDBA
8 4 (1.33%) SAP Certification
8 4 (1.33%) APMG
9 3 (1.00%) CCIE
9 3 (1.00%) CCNP
10 2 (0.66%) RHCE
10 2 (0.66%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.66%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 2 (0.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.33%) APMP
11 1 (0.33%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.65%) SLA
2 13 (4.32%) IEC 61508
3 7 (2.33%) QA
3 7 (2.33%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.66%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.33%) Basel II
System Software
1 10 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.66%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.00%) NFS
5 1 (0.33%) Nmap
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.33%) Firmware
5 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (0.66%) Nagios
1 2 (0.66%) WSUS
2 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.33%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.33%) OpenView
2 1 (0.33%) OPNET
2 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 71 (23.59%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.64%) VMware
3 18 (5.98%) Cisco
4 12 (3.99%) Oracle
4 12 (3.99%) HP
5 10 (3.32%) SAP
6 8 (2.66%) Sage
7 6 (1.99%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.66%) Juniper
9 4 (1.33%) NetApp
9 4 (1.33%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.33%) Casewise
9 4 (1.33%) Guidewire
9 4 (1.33%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.00%) F5
10 3 (1.00%) Altiris
10 3 (1.00%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.00%) IBM
11 2 (0.66%) Adobe
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Port Talbot
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newport
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Glyndwr University
Salary: From £27,863 to £32,277 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Wrexham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Freshwater
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff or Bristol
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago
South Wales
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago