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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 14 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 138 166 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.00% 12.29% 11.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.70% 41.09% 35.08%
Number of salaries quoted 111 140 111
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £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
366 404 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.16% 29.90% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 305 350 318
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 1 October 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 1 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
(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 +2 106 £30,000 -14.28% 21
Mid Wales - 12 - - 1
West Wales +6 9 £30,000 +22.44% 2
North Wales -8 5 £36,000 +14.28% 1
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 91 (31.06%) Computer Science
2 77 (26.28%) SQL
3 63 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (20.48%) Microsoft
5 54 (18.43%) Software Engineering
6 53 (18.09%) C++
7 51 (17.41%) .NET
8 49 (16.72%) Windows
9 45 (15.36%) HTML
10 44 (15.02%) Java
11 43 (14.68%) JavaScript
11 43 (14.68%) C#
12 41 (13.99%) XML
12 41 (13.99%) Unit Testing
13 39 (13.31%) MS Excel
14 37 (12.63%) Project Management
14 37 (12.63%) Finance
15 35 (11.95%) Mathematics
16 34 (11.60%) Change Management
17 33 (11.26%) Telecoms
18 32 (10.92%) C
19 31 (10.58%) Web Services
19 31 (10.58%) Linux
20 29 (9.90%) ITIL
20 29 (9.90%) Banking
21 28 (9.56%) UML
21 28 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
22 27 (9.22%) SQL Server
22 27 (9.22%) CSS
22 27 (9.22%) Scrum

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (3.41%) Tomcat
2 8 (2.73%) CMS
3 7 (2.39%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (1.71%) IIS
5 3 (1.02%) WordPress
6 2 (0.68%) Apache
6 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.34%) uiautomator
7 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.34%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 39 (13.31%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.07%) MS Office
3 7 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.37%) MS Project
5 2 (0.68%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.34%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.02%) INSURE/90
2 2 (0.68%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.68%) Line 500
3 1 (0.34%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.34%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) SaaS
2 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.53%) Internet
2 17 (5.80%) Firewall
3 11 (3.75%) Ethernet
4 10 (3.41%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.41%) VPN
5 9 (3.07%) HTTP
5 9 (3.07%) LAN
5 9 (3.07%) SAN
6 7 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (2.39%) DNS
6 7 (2.39%) BGP
7 6 (2.05%) EIGRP
7 6 (2.05%) Network Security
8 5 (1.71%) FWSM
8 5 (1.71%) HSRP
8 5 (1.71%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (1.71%) VRRP
8 5 (1.71%) IPsec
9 4 (1.37%) FTP
9 4 (1.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.39%) MySQL
5 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.71%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.02%) Big Data
7 3 (1.02%) DB2
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.34%) SSDT
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.34%) OLAP
9 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (6.14%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.73%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.37%) JMeter
3 4 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.37%) Selenium
3 4 (1.37%) JIRA
3 4 (1.37%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.02%) Rational Application Developer
4 3 (1.02%) Subversion
4 3 (1.02%) Maven
4 3 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.02%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.02%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.02%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (1.02%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.68%) Xcode
5 2 (0.68%) Ant
5 2 (0.68%) JUnit
5 2 (0.68%) JBehave
General
1 37 (12.63%) Finance
2 33 (11.26%) Telecoms
3 29 (9.90%) Banking
4 25 (8.53%) Electronics
5 24 (8.19%) Aerospace
6 19 (6.48%) Marketing
7 10 (3.41%) Avionics
7 10 (3.41%) Billing
8 9 (3.07%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.73%) Advertising
9 8 (2.73%) Games
9 8 (2.73%) Multimedia
10 4 (1.37%) Legal
11 3 (1.02%) Retail
11 3 (1.02%) Welsh Language
12 2 (0.68%) Publishing
13 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.34%) Local Government
13 1 (0.34%) Military
13 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 81 (27.65%) Analyst
2 65 (22.18%) Developer
3 52 (17.75%) Software Engineer
4 39 (13.31%) Graduate
5 34 (11.60%) Senior Software Engineer
5 34 (11.60%) Software Developer
6 26 (8.87%) Business Analyst
7 25 (8.53%) Senior Analyst
8 22 (7.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 22 (7.51%) Systems Engineer
9 21 (7.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 20 (6.83%) Programmer
11 18 (6.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 16 (5.46%) Test Analyst
13 15 (5.12%) Junior
14 13 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
15 12 (4.10%) Graduate Business Analyst
15 12 (4.10%) Senior Programmer
15 12 (4.10%) Senior Analyst Programmer
16 11 (3.75%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (17.41%) .NET
2 45 (15.36%) HTML
3 41 (13.99%) XML
4 31 (10.58%) Web Services
5 27 (9.22%) CSS
6 16 (5.46%) J2EE
7 15 (5.12%) jQuery
8 14 (4.78%) Hibernate
9 13 (4.44%) ASP.NET
10 11 (3.75%) .NET Framework
11 10 (3.41%) SOAP
11 10 (3.41%) HTML5
12 8 (2.73%) COM
12 8 (2.73%) WPF
12 8 (2.73%) Spring
13 7 (2.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (2.39%) Ajax
13 7 (2.39%) Java EE
13 7 (2.39%) Struts
14 6 (2.05%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 91 (31.06%) Computer Science
2 35 (11.95%) Mathematics
3 28 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.10%) Blog
5 8 (2.73%) GIS
5 8 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.39%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.05%) DTV
8 5 (1.71%) IPTV
8 5 (1.71%) Physics
8 5 (1.71%) Robotics
9 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.02%) Copywriting
9 3 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.68%) FMCG
10 2 (0.68%) iPhone
10 2 (0.68%) User Experience
11 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.34%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.72%) Windows
2 31 (10.58%) Linux
3 18 (6.14%) UNIX
4 11 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (3.07%) Android
6 8 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.39%) Mac OS
7 7 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (1.71%) Solaris
9 4 (1.37%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.34%) CentOS
12 1 (0.34%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (18.43%) Software Engineering
3 41 (13.99%) Unit Testing
4 37 (12.63%) Project Management
5 34 (11.60%) Change Management
6 29 (9.90%) ITIL
7 28 (9.56%) UML
8 27 (9.22%) Scrum
9 26 (8.87%) OO
10 22 (7.51%) PRINCE2
11 17 (5.80%) Web Development
11 17 (5.80%) User Stories
12 16 (5.46%) Integration Testing
12 16 (5.46%) Product Management
13 15 (5.12%) ERP
13 15 (5.12%) System Testing
13 15 (5.12%) Business Analysis
13 15 (5.12%) Mentoring
14 14 (4.78%) Line Management
14 14 (4.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (26.28%) SQL
2 53 (18.09%) C++
3 44 (15.02%) Java
4 43 (14.68%) JavaScript
4 43 (14.68%) C#
5 32 (10.92%) C
6 21 (7.17%) VB.NET
7 20 (6.83%) VB
8 14 (4.78%) Python
9 13 (4.44%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.41%) VB6
11 9 (3.07%) PHP
12 6 (2.05%) RPG
12 6 (2.05%) RPG IV
13 5 (1.71%) Perl
14 4 (1.37%) Ruby
15 3 (1.02%) RPG/400
15 3 (1.02%) Erlang
15 3 (1.02%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.68%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 15 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (4.78%) ISEB
3 9 (3.07%) ISTQB
3 9 (3.07%) CCNP
4 7 (2.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (2.39%) RHCE
5 5 (1.71%) CCNA
5 5 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.71%) SAP Certification
6 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.02%) CCIE
7 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.68%) CCDP
8 2 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.68%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 2 (0.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.34%) APMG
9 1 (0.34%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.34%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.80%) SLA
2 14 (4.78%) IEC 61508
3 11 (3.75%) QA
4 6 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.02%) NFS
4 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.68%) Firmware
5 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.34%) Nmap
5 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (2.05%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.34%) Nessus
3 1 (0.34%) WSUS
3 1 (0.34%) OpenView
3 1 (0.34%) Netcool
3 1 (0.34%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.34%) Nagios
3 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.34%) OPNET
Vendors
1 60 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.87%) VMware
3 19 (6.48%) Cisco
4 16 (5.46%) HP
5 10 (3.41%) SAP
6 9 (3.07%) Oracle
6 9 (3.07%) NetApp
7 8 (2.73%) IBM
8 7 (2.39%) Guidewire
8 7 (2.39%) Sage
9 6 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.05%) F5
10 5 (1.71%) Juniper
10 5 (1.71%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.37%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.37%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.02%) Altiris
13 2 (0.68%) Minitab
13 2 (0.68%) Adobe
13 2 (0.68%) Citrix
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Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Salary: From £26,321 to £35,735 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £18000 to £22000 per month
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + 10% pension,25 days a/l, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum
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Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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Newport
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Powys
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £30k - 38k per year
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360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
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