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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 200 149 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.33% 11.05% 7.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.66% 35.14% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 169 118 80
Average salary £35,000 £29,129 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.15% -10.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,625 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
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
411 424 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.44% 31.45% 26.48%
Number of salaries quoted 359 344 300
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,964 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 +4 178 £35,000 +20.15% 27
North Wales +5 11 £27,500 -21.42% 3
West Wales +7 4 £70,000 +133.33% 1
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 141 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (25.65%) Computer Science
3 88 (25.36%) SQL
4 82 (23.63%) Analytical Skills
5 81 (23.34%) Windows
6 78 (22.48%) Finance
7 76 (21.90%) Java
7 76 (21.90%) Microsoft
8 69 (19.88%) SQL Server
9 68 (19.60%) C#
10 64 (18.44%) HTML
11 58 (16.71%) JavaScript
11 58 (16.71%) .NET
12 57 (16.43%) Telecoms
13 54 (15.56%) Linux
14 52 (14.99%) Scrum
15 51 (14.70%) MS Excel
16 48 (13.83%) Banking
17 46 (13.26%) C++
18 45 (12.97%) XML
18 45 (12.97%) Software Engineering
19 44 (12.68%) Project Management
20 37 (10.66%) ISEB
21 36 (10.37%) UML
22 34 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
23 33 (9.51%) PHP
23 33 (9.51%) ASP.NET
24 32 (9.22%) QA
25 31 (8.93%) OO
26 30 (8.65%) JIRA

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 9 (2.59%) Confluence
2 6 (1.73%) IIS
2 6 (1.73%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (1.15%) Apache
3 4 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.86%) SAS
5 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.29%) JBoss
6 1 (0.29%) CMS
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 51 (14.70%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.36%) MS Office
3 22 (6.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.88%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.73%) MS Project
6 5 (1.44%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.86%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.58%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.29%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.44%) INSURE/90
2 1 (0.29%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.15%) SaaS
2 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.36%) HTTP
2 24 (6.92%) DVB
3 19 (5.48%) Internet
4 18 (5.19%) SNMP
5 15 (4.32%) Broadband
5 15 (4.32%) OSPF
5 15 (4.32%) BGP
5 15 (4.32%) DHCP
5 15 (4.32%) Ethernet
5 15 (4.32%) VRRP
6 13 (3.75%) GPON
6 13 (3.75%) 802.11
7 8 (2.31%) SAN
7 8 (2.31%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.44%) Network Security
9 4 (1.15%) VoIP
10 3 (0.86%) DNS
10 3 (0.86%) Multicast
10 3 (0.86%) Unicast
10 3 (0.86%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (19.88%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.61%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (3.17%) DB2
4 9 (2.59%) MySQL
4 9 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.59%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.44%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.15%) Big Data
9 3 (0.86%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.58%) OLAP
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.29%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 30 (8.65%) JIRA
2 24 (6.92%) Cucumber
3 17 (4.90%) Selenium
4 13 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.88%) Behat
5 10 (2.88%) Subversion
6 9 (2.59%) JUnit
6 9 (2.59%) TestLink
7 8 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.31%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.02%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.73%) JMeter
9 6 (1.73%) Git (software)
10 5 (1.44%) ClearCase
11 4 (1.15%) ClearQuest
11 4 (1.15%) FitNesse
11 4 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.15%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.15%) Rational Rhapsody
12 3 (0.86%) Hudson
General
1 78 (22.48%) Finance
2 57 (16.43%) Telecoms
3 48 (13.83%) Banking
4 28 (8.07%) Marketing
5 17 (4.90%) Back Office
6 14 (4.03%) Advertising
7 7 (2.02%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.73%) Automotive
8 6 (1.73%) Retail
9 5 (1.44%) Multimedia
10 4 (1.15%) Military
11 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.86%) Games
11 3 (0.86%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.86%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.58%) Law
12 2 (0.58%) Legal
13 1 (0.29%) Electronics
13 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (29.39%) Analyst
2 83 (23.92%) Developer
3 34 (9.80%) Senior Analyst
4 33 (9.51%) .NET Developer
5 31 (8.93%) Test Analyst
6 26 (7.49%) Software Engineer
7 24 (6.92%) Junior
8 23 (6.63%) Project Manager
9 20 (5.76%) Business Analyst
10 19 (5.48%) Graduate
10 19 (5.48%) C# Developer
11 18 (5.19%) Support Analyst
11 18 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (4.90%) QA Analyst
13 15 (4.32%) NOC Engineer
13 15 (4.32%) Senior NOC Engineer
14 14 (4.03%) Team Leader
15 13 (3.75%) Software Developer
15 13 (3.75%) Senior Test Analyst
16 12 (3.46%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (18.44%) HTML
2 58 (16.71%) .NET
3 45 (12.97%) XML
4 33 (9.51%) ASP.NET
5 27 (7.78%) CSS
5 27 (7.78%) AngularJS
6 20 (5.76%) PlayReady
7 15 (4.32%) jQuery
8 14 (4.03%) Web Services
9 13 (3.75%) 802.1X
10 12 (3.46%) REST
10 12 (3.46%) Ajax
10 12 (3.46%) JSON
10 12 (3.46%) SOAP
11 11 (3.17%) RESTful
12 10 (2.88%) HTML5
13 8 (2.31%) CSS3
14 7 (2.02%) iOS SDK
14 7 (2.02%) Java EE
14 7 (2.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 89 (25.65%) Computer Science
2 82 (23.63%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.19%) User Experience
4 15 (4.32%) Statistics
5 13 (3.75%) Client/Server
5 13 (3.75%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.88%) iPhone
6 10 (2.88%) iPad
6 10 (2.88%) Cryptography
7 8 (2.31%) DTV
7 8 (2.31%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.02%) Physics
8 7 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.73%) Streaming Video
9 6 (1.73%) iSeries
10 5 (1.44%) AS400
11 4 (1.15%) IPTV
12 3 (0.86%) Web 2.0
12 3 (0.86%) Human Factors
12 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 81 (23.34%) Windows
2 54 (15.56%) Linux
3 19 (5.48%) Apple iOS
4 17 (4.90%) Android
5 12 (3.46%) UNIX
6 11 (3.17%) Mac OS
7 10 (2.88%) CentOS
7 10 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.88%) Mac OS X
8 7 (2.02%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.44%) Solaris
10 2 (0.58%) Debian
11 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (14.99%) Scrum
3 45 (12.97%) Software Engineering
4 44 (12.68%) Project Management
5 36 (10.37%) UML
6 34 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (8.93%) OO
8 24 (6.92%) MVC
9 23 (6.63%) Risk Management
9 23 (6.63%) Change Management
9 23 (6.63%) Six Sigma
9 23 (6.63%) Software Testing
9 23 (6.63%) Test Automation
9 23 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 23 (6.63%) SDLC
10 21 (6.05%) ITIL
11 20 (5.76%) Business Analysis
11 20 (5.76%) Use Case
11 20 (5.76%) Mentoring
11 20 (5.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 88 (25.36%) SQL
2 76 (21.90%) Java
3 68 (19.60%) C#
4 58 (16.71%) JavaScript
5 46 (13.26%) C++
6 33 (9.51%) PHP
7 26 (7.49%) C
7 26 (7.49%) T-SQL
7 26 (7.49%) Objective-C
8 13 (3.75%) Perl
9 12 (3.46%) Korn
10 10 (2.88%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.59%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.44%) Python
12 5 (1.44%) RPG
12 5 (1.44%) RPG/400
12 5 (1.44%) RPG IV
13 4 (1.15%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.58%) VB
15 1 (0.29%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 37 (10.66%) ISEB
2 22 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (6.34%) CCNA
3 18 (5.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 16 (4.61%) PMP
4 16 (4.61%) PMI Certification
5 12 (3.46%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.17%) ISTQB
7 10 (2.88%) HND
8 9 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (2.59%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.02%) CCNP
10 6 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.44%) CRISC
11 5 (1.44%) CISSP
11 5 (1.44%) GSEC
11 5 (1.44%) CISA
11 5 (1.44%) CISM
12 4 (1.15%) SAP Certification
13 3 (0.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.22%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.15%) SLA
2 4 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) DO-178B
System Software
1 14 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) yum
2 1 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 76 (21.90%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.34%) Oracle
3 20 (5.76%) Cisco
3 20 (5.76%) Perforce
4 14 (4.03%) Red Hat
5 13 (3.75%) VMware
6 12 (3.46%) Apple
7 8 (2.31%) SAP
7 8 (2.31%) HP
8 6 (1.73%) Adobe
9 5 (1.44%) IBM
10 4 (1.15%) Green Hills
11 3 (0.86%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (0.86%) Veeam
11 3 (0.86%) Red Gate
12 1 (0.29%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (0.29%) Meraki
12 1 (0.29%) LexisNexis
12 1 (0.29%) Trillium
12 1 (0.29%) Cognizant
Bangor, Gwynedd
Inspired Gaming Group
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Inspired Gaming Group
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Monmouth, Gwent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Deeside, Clwyd
Moneysupermarket
Salary: £27,000 per annum and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wales
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Wales
Airbus
Posted: 13 days ago