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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 14 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 160 128 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.26% 9.47% 7.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.71% 40.89% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 112 101 60
Average salary £33,173 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,438 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.09% -
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
393 313 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.11% 23.17% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 323 262 293
Average salary £36,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +2 137 £35,000 +7.69% 13
West Wales -4 11 £21,500 -33.84%
North Wales +10 6 £26,250 -6.25% 1
Mid Wales -1 6 - - 2
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 127 (37.03%) Computer Science
2 105 (30.61%) SQL
3 80 (23.32%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (22.16%) SQL Server
4 76 (22.16%) HTML
5 75 (21.87%) Java
6 74 (21.57%) CSS
7 71 (20.70%) .NET
8 65 (18.95%) C#
9 64 (18.66%) Finance
9 64 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
10 61 (17.78%) JavaScript
10 61 (17.78%) Microsoft
11 57 (16.62%) jQuery
12 50 (14.58%) MVC
13 49 (14.29%) Web Development
14 48 (13.99%) Spring
15 47 (13.70%) Software Engineering
16 44 (12.83%) OO
16 44 (12.83%) MS Excel
17 40 (11.66%) Telecoms
17 40 (11.66%) Scrum
18 39 (11.37%) Web Services
18 39 (11.37%) Marketing
19 38 (11.08%) Oracle
19 38 (11.08%) AngularJS
20 37 (10.79%) Subversion
21 36 (10.50%) SOAP
22 35 (10.20%) OOP
22 35 (10.20%) ASP.NET

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (3.50%) Node.js
2 8 (2.33%) SAS
3 7 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.17%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.17%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.29%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.29%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.29%) CMS
6 1 (0.29%) IIS
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 44 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 30 (8.75%) MS Office
3 12 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (3.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.87%) MS Project
6 2 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.58%) SPSS
7 1 (0.29%) EViews
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.29%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.29%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.87%) Office 365
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.25%) Firewall
2 16 (4.66%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.08%) VoIP
4 13 (3.79%) VPN
5 12 (3.50%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (3.50%) LAN
6 10 (2.92%) BGP
6 10 (2.92%) VRRP
7 9 (2.62%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (2.33%) NetScaler
8 8 (2.33%) NX-OS
8 8 (2.33%) WAN
8 8 (2.33%) WLAN
9 7 (2.04%) Ethernet
9 7 (2.04%) SAN
10 6 (1.75%) 802.11
10 6 (1.75%) Broadband
10 6 (1.75%) DHCP
10 6 (1.75%) GPON
10 6 (1.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (22.16%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (6.41%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.37%) SQL Server 2014
6 14 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (2.92%) DB2
9 9 (2.62%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (2.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (1.75%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.75%) MySQL
11 5 (1.46%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.17%) MS Access
13 3 (0.87%) Big Data
13 3 (0.87%) OLAP
13 3 (0.87%) QlikView
14 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (10.79%) Subversion
2 30 (8.75%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.87%) SoapUI
4 10 (2.92%) JUnit
5 9 (2.62%) ClearQuest
5 9 (2.62%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.62%) JMeter
6 7 (2.04%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.46%) Maven
7 5 (1.46%) Selenium
8 3 (0.87%) Grunt
8 3 (0.87%) Hudson
8 3 (0.87%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.29%) Ant
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 64 (18.66%) Finance
2 40 (11.66%) Telecoms
3 39 (11.37%) Marketing
4 25 (7.29%) Games
5 22 (6.41%) Manufacturing
6 16 (4.66%) Banking
7 12 (3.50%) Advertising
8 10 (2.92%) Back Office
9 9 (2.62%) Retail
10 8 (2.33%) Electronics
11 6 (1.75%) French Language
11 6 (1.75%) Italian Language
11 6 (1.75%) Portuguese Language
11 6 (1.75%) Spanish Language
12 5 (1.46%) Military
13 4 (1.17%) Law
14 3 (0.87%) Billing
14 3 (0.87%) Welsh Language
15 2 (0.58%) Legal
15 2 (0.58%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 128 (37.32%) Developer
2 79 (23.03%) Analyst
3 35 (10.20%) Senior Developer
4 30 (8.75%) .NET Developer
4 30 (8.75%) Junior
5 26 (7.58%) Java Developer
6 23 (6.71%) Web Developer
7 20 (5.83%) C# Developer
7 20 (5.83%) Graduate
7 20 (5.83%) Senior Web Developer
7 20 (5.83%) Software Engineer
8 19 (5.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (5.54%) Software Developer
8 19 (5.54%) Test Analyst
9 16 (4.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 16 (4.66%) Network Engineer
10 15 (4.37%) Junior Developer
11 14 (4.08%) Business Analyst
11 14 (4.08%) C# Software Developer
11 14 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (22.16%) HTML
2 74 (21.57%) CSS
3 71 (20.70%) .NET
4 57 (16.62%) jQuery
5 48 (13.99%) Spring
6 39 (11.37%) Web Services
7 38 (11.08%) AngularJS
8 36 (10.50%) SOAP
9 35 (10.20%) ASP.NET
10 34 (9.91%) Ajax
11 28 (8.16%) Struts
12 27 (7.87%) XML
13 25 (7.29%) DHTML
13 25 (7.29%) JSP
14 23 (6.71%) JPA
15 18 (5.25%) Hibernate
16 11 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (3.21%) Ext JS
16 11 (3.21%) HTML5
16 11 (3.21%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 127 (37.03%) Computer Science
2 64 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.29%) Web 2.0
4 19 (5.54%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.54%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.92%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.33%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.04%) iSeries
8 6 (1.75%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.75%) Statistics
9 5 (1.46%) CESG
10 4 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.17%) PDA
11 3 (0.87%) Clustering
11 3 (0.87%) Health Informatics
11 3 (0.87%) Informatics
11 3 (0.87%) Life Science
11 3 (0.87%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.87%) Physics
11 3 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.91%) Windows
2 22 (6.41%) Linux
3 13 (3.79%) Unix
4 9 (2.62%) CatOS
5 6 (1.75%) Solaris
5 6 (1.75%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.46%) AIX
6 5 (1.46%) Android
7 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.58%) VMS
8 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (23.32%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (14.58%) MVC
3 49 (14.29%) Web Development
4 47 (13.70%) Software Engineering
5 44 (12.83%) OO
6 40 (11.66%) Scrum
7 35 (10.20%) OOP
7 35 (10.20%) Project Management
8 33 (9.62%) Time Management
9 32 (9.33%) SDLC
10 27 (7.87%) ITIL
11 20 (5.83%) Business Analysis
12 17 (4.96%) Mentoring
13 16 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (4.08%) PRINCE2
15 13 (3.79%) Service Delivery
16 12 (3.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (3.50%) Test Planning
16 12 (3.50%) Test Scripting
16 12 (3.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 105 (30.61%) SQL
2 75 (21.87%) Java
3 65 (18.95%) C#
4 61 (17.78%) JavaScript
5 25 (7.29%) T-SQL
6 18 (5.25%) C
7 17 (4.96%) C++
7 17 (4.96%) PHP
8 14 (4.08%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.75%) VB
10 4 (1.17%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.17%) RPG
10 4 (1.17%) RPG IV
10 4 (1.17%) RPG/400
11 3 (0.87%) MATLAB
11 3 (0.87%) TypeScript
11 3 (0.87%) VB6
11 3 (0.87%) VBA
12 2 (0.58%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (6.41%) ISEB
3 17 (4.96%) CCNP
3 17 (4.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (4.08%) HND
5 12 (3.50%) CCNA
6 10 (2.92%) MCP
7 8 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.46%) CCIE
9 5 (1.46%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.87%) CBAP
10 3 (0.87%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.87%) IIBA
10 3 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.87%) MCSE
10 3 (0.87%) OSCP
10 3 (0.87%) RHCE
10 3 (0.87%) SCSA
10 3 (0.87%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.83%) QA
2 9 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.75%) SLA
4 5 (1.46%) COBIT
5 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.29%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.29%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.29%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.29%) MISRA
6 1 (0.29%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (1.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.17%) Firmware
3 2 (0.58%) vCloud
3 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (3.79%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.46%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 61 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 38 (11.08%) Oracle
3 26 (7.58%) Cisco
4 22 (6.41%) IBM
5 9 (2.62%) VMware
6 8 (2.33%) Juniper
6 8 (2.33%) SolarWinds
7 6 (1.75%) HP
7 6 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.46%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.46%) SAP
9 4 (1.17%) F5
9 4 (1.17%) Radware
9 4 (1.17%) TippingPoint
10 3 (0.87%) Guidewire
10 3 (0.87%) Sage
10 3 (0.87%) Veeam
10 3 (0.87%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.58%) Symantec
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